April 15

¡BLAIR! Conductors Symposium

Monday, April 15, 2019
6:30-8:00 PM
First Amendment Forum (1207 18th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212)

Roundtable discussion with music directors from Colombia, Panama, Peru, The Dominican Republic, and Costa Rica. The role of youth music programs in Latin America; recruitment and retention of at-risk youth; strategies for promoting responsibility, leadership, and team work.

This event is free and open to the public, discussion will be in Spanish.

Sponsored by the Curb Center for Art, Enterprise and Public Policy.

April 16-17

Seventeen Men Gallery Lecture with Shayne Davidson

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
7:00 PM
Fort Negley (1100 Fort Negley Blvd)

Artist and genealogy enthusiast Shayne Davidson will share how researching a tiny photo album led to the creation of an extraordinary exhibit honoring the service and sacrifice of seventeen African American soldiers. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Fort Negley Park at 615-862-8470 or visit Seating is limited.

Discovering the Men of the 25th United States Colored Troops

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
7:00 PM
Tennessee State University Campus Floyd-Payne Campus Center Forum Room 210
This event is free and open to the public.

Join Shayne Davidson as she discusses her book, Civil War Soldiers: Discovering the Men of the 25th United States Colored Troops, and find out about their descendants in Central Tennessee.

Visitors Parking on John A. Merritt Blvd.

April 17

The Comedy Collective Spring Showcase

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
7:30 PM
Black Cultural Center Auditorium
This event is free and open to the public.

The Comedy Collective invites you to our spring showcase, Wednesday, April 17th at 7:30 in the BCC auditorium. Eat Knockout wings, cotton candy, popcorn. Win great prizes. And laugh as you watch the sketches that we recorded this year. Bring a friend!

April 26

Ambassadors of Autism Exhibit Opening

Friday, April 26, 2019
5:00 PM- 7:00 PM
The Curb Center at Vanderbilt
This event is free and open to the public.

Ambassadors of Autism is a fine art exhibit designed to raise awareness of autism, those who are on the spectrum and their abilities, and those dealing with autism in various roles. All exhibiting artists have a connection to autism. They are either on the spectrum, a guardian, a relative, a friend, a supporter, or a service provider.

The Ambassadors of Autism art exhibit debuts at the Curb Center at Vanderbilt on April 26th. Please join us for the opening reception 5:00PM to 7:00PM!
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