Activities, Crafts, and Games

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Game On: Play @ Your Library

Looking for a place to hang out and have fun with your friends or family?  Read, learn, and play during International Games Day @ your library on Saturday, November 19th.

Marceline and the Scream Queens

NPL at GMX

Geek Media Expo is a great local fan convention. The library will be there and you should come too. It will be rad. 

Stonehenge at Solstice

Celebrating the Summer Solstice

The summer solstice was June 20. Let's celebrate the official beginnning of summer and learn about how the solstice has been, and still is, celebrated all over the world!

Fairy Houses by Tracy Kane

BOOKS...CRAFTS...JOY!

Inspire imagination and a love of reading by complementing a book with a fun craft. Today, we'll discuss fairies so get out your magic wand and join the fun!

Kid Award Illustration

MNPS students, you could be Mayor for a Day!

Nashville Mayor Megan Barry is challenging all students in Metro Nashville Public Schools to join NPL's Summer Challenge. The school with the highest percentage of students participating will get a special visit from the mayor this fall. Plus, one student from the winning school will get to serve as Student Mayor for the day.

Keep Calm, School's Out for Summer

School's Out for Summer (What Am I Going To Do With All These Kids?)!

While students may be breathlessly awaiting the end of the school year and the start of summer vacation, parents may feel a bit differently. Namely, they may wondering what are they going to do with those kids all day now that school’s out for summer.  Not to worry, Nashville Public Library is here to help! Summer is a busy time for us: we have stuff going on all summer long, for you and the kids. Read on to learn about some of the many things NPL has in store for the summer.

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