Eastman Chemical Company - NCW Celebration of Chemistry for 4th Graders

WHEN:  Tuesday, October 22, 2019; Wednesday, October 23, 2019

REGION:  East Tennessee

WHERE: Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport

COST: Free for students attending. This event is not open to the public.

WHAT:  1300 4th grade students from the Upper East Tennessee and SW Virginia region experience hands-on science activities as part of National Chemistry Week.

Caritas Village - Entomologist Art Show

WHEN:  Sunday, October 20, 2019, 2:00 - 3:30 PM

REGION:  West Tennessee

WHERE: Reelfoot Lake State Park, Memphis

COST: Free


Each year, fourth grade students at New Hope Christian Academy delve deep into entomology and arachnology, during the fall season. Students select their choice of insect to explore through research. After intense studies and sketching, the sculpture process begins to take on a full figure. Students create a scientifically-correct sculpture of their specific arthropod, utilizing recycled materials. On Sunday, October 20, fourth graders will celebrate their learning through a complimentary Entomologist Art Show, displaying their great sculptures, built by hand. This project is a wonderful blend of experiential learning, through science and art.


Ridenour Rehearsal Studios- Music Lessons Open House

WHEN:  Sunday, October 20, 1:00 PM

REGION:  Middle Tennessee

WHERE: Ridenour Rehearsal Studio, Murfreesboro

COST: Free

Are you looking for a new hobby or activity for your kids or even for yourself? Look no further! Start your musical journey with Ridenour Academy. We're not your typical lesson program, our Coaches are top-notch, knowledgeable and fun! We have 2 different programs we will be introducing and incorporating in Ridenour Academy, both of which will allow our students to thrive in their music and take them to the next level. Join us Sunday October 20th from 1pm-4pm for our open house, where you will be able to meet our awesome team and tour our facility. Appetizers and beverages will be provided. If you have any questions please feel free to call 615-956-7413 or for more information visit our website https://www.ridenourmusic.com/music-lessons

We look forward to meeting you!

Customs House Museum and Cultural Center - Sunday Family Fun Learning Day: What to do When the Clothes Dryer Quits

WHEN:  Sunday, October 20, 2019, 1:00 - 4:00 PM

REGION:  Middle Tennessee

WHERE: Customs House Museum and Cultural Center, Clarksville

COST: Free with the cost of admission

WHAT:  This event combines Science, Technology, Art and History in a program that teaches how clothes were washed and dried prior to electricity. Guests will visit the Family Art Studio to learn how the sun dried clothes and helped early settlers in many other ways. Guests will hear stories about the Sun, create their own sun painting or drawing, and make a clothespin.

Children's Museum of Memphis - CMOM's Rainbow Wizards Brew

WHEN:  Saturday, October 19, 2019, 3:30 - 4:00 PM

REGION:  West Tennessee

WHERE: Children’s Museum of Memphis

COST: Ages 1-100: $15, Younger than 1: Free, members: Free

WHAT:  We will be making Wizard’s Brew! This experiment requires two chemicals. This experiment is not dangerous and gives children an understanding of how chemical reactions occur.