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February 2021

Get Greener — Native Yards, Rain Gardens, and More: class 4 of Greening Nashville’s Neighborhoods

February 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Okay, you've planted trees in your yard... now what? How can you make your yard even greener and more environmentally friendly? The Cumberland River Compact staff will lead this final session of the Greening Nashville's Neighborhoods series. Register through Nashville Community Education, and you'll receive the Zoom link via email: https://nce.asapconnected.com/CourseDetail.aspx?CourseId=227792

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2021 Nashville Youth Climate Summit

February 20 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Free

The Cumberland River Compact in partnership with the Mayor's Youth Council presents the Nashville Youth Climate Summit. Join youth from across Nashville as we come together (virtually) to learn about climate change in our city and its global impacts. Local scientists, activists, and nonprofit leaders will lead collaborative sessions on climate change impacts and solutions. The day will cover topics from the basics of climate change to racial & climate justice, climate entrepreneurship + careers, sustainable food systems, climate action,…

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2021 Nashville Youth Climate Summit

February 20 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Nashville Tennessee Nashville, TN US + Google Map

The Cumberland River Compact in partnership with the Mayor’s Youth Council presents the Nashville Youth Climate Summit. Join youth from across Nashville as we come together (virtually) to learn about climate change in our city and its global impacts. Local scientists, activists, and nonprofit leaders will lead collaborative sessions on climate change impacts and solutions. The day will cover topics from the basics of climate change to racial & climate justice, climate entrepreneurship + careers, sustainable food systems, climate action,…

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Virtual Family Night: Fantastic Filtration

February 25 @ 5:30 pm

Join us on the third Thursday of every month for a virtual family night. This February, our theme is pollution and filtration! Follow along with the story of Freddie the Fish to learn why pollution is bad for aquatic animals. Then, watch a demonstration on how natural systems help to filter out pollutants! Can't make this one? Check out our January Virtual Family Night: https://www.facebook.com/events/193636742246661

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March 2021

Volunteer: Tree Planting

March 20 @ 9:00 am

Volunteers will help us plant large ball and burlap trees to improve a riparian zone along Mansker Creek. This is an integral part of our major stream restoration project to protect the stream banks from erosion. Volunteers should anticipate digging and lifting. We provide all tools and gloves. Volunteers should bring water, snacks, and optionally their own pair of gloves if they have them. Please review our COVID - 19 volunteer guidelines below. 1. Volunteers must bring and wear a…

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What’s Up With Franklin’s Water?

March 22 @ 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm

Join us on March 22nd for an virtual presentation on our natural water resources to celebrate World Water Day! The following introductory topics will be covered in the City of Franklin TN: - Streams and rivers in the City of Franklin - Common water quality problems - An introduction to green infrastructure that can be implemented at home - Tools and programs available to City of Franklin Residents Register to join via Zoom or watch via Facebook Live! After registering,…

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Compact Crew: Rain Garden Maintenance

March 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

YOU MUST REGISTER USING THIS LINK: https://cumberlandrivercompact.volunteerhub.com/ We are working with Metro Nashville's Parks and Recreation Department and the Centennial Park Conservancy to maintain and improve rain gardens throughout Nashville. Volunteers should anticipate digging, planting, and mulching. We provide all tools and materials. Volunteers should bring water, snacks, and optionally their own pair of gloves if they have them. Additionally, volunteers should dress in weather appropriate clothing that they can get dirty and wear closed toe shoes.

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Annual Member Meeting and Community Conversation

March 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join the Cumberland River Compact for a presentation and community conversation on water as a human right. In 2010, the human right to water was officially recognized by the UN General Assembly and Human Rights Council and in 2015 the right to hygienic sanitation services was added. According to the UN, the right to water entitles everyone to have access to sufficient, safe, acceptable, physically accessible, and affordable water for personal and domestic use. In this presentation, Sheyda Esnaashari with…

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April 2021

Casual Climate Convo: Stay Involved and Keep Learning!

April 1 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

  Attended the Nashville Youth Climate Summit and looking for more ways to get involved? Missed the Summit and want to get tuned in to climate action in Nashville? Join us to brainstorm ways to stay involved in climate work and get connected resources to learn more about the climate crisis in Nashville and beyond. We will also run through an activity from the How to Save a Planet podcast that will help you discover your role in the climate…

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Compact Crew: Rain Garden Maintenance

April 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

YOU MUST REGISTER USING THIS LINK: https://cumberlandrivercompact.volunteerhub.com/ We are working with Metro Nashville's Parks and Recreation Department and Nashville Earth Day to maintain and improve rain gardens throughout Nashville. Volunteers should anticipate digging, planting, and mulching. We provide all tools and materials. Volunteers should bring water, snacks, and optionally their own pair of gloves if they have them. Additionally, volunteers should dress in weather appropriate clothing that they can get dirty and wear closed toe shoes.

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