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January 2020

Preds Give Back Skate

January 12 @ 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Ford Ice Center, 5264 Hickory Hollow Pkwy
Antioch, TN 37013 US
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Join the Cumberland River Compact staff and friends for a public skate event on Sunday, January 12th from 1:15 - 2:45 PM! 25% of proceeds will benefit the Cumberland River Compact when attendance reaches 100 so share and invite a friend! Skating admission and rental information can be found here: https://www.nhl.com/predators/fordicecenter/public-skating SEE YOU ON THE ICE!

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VOLUNTEER: MLK Day of Service

January 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Knowles Assisted Living, 1010 Camilla Caldwell Ln
Nashville, TN 37218 United States
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  Volunteers needed! Join us this MLK day, January 20th, for a tree planting event with Root Nashville at Knowles Assisted Living in Nashville, Tn.

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Stories and Lessons from an Antarctic Adventure

January 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cumberland River Compact, 2 Victory Ave, Ste 300
Nashville, TN 37213 US
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In December 2018, John Guider boarded the 100 year old, 3 masted sailing vessel Bark Europa as part of the volunteer crew and sailed over 2400 nautical miles to the frigid waters of Antarctica. The Europa was able to access remote bays too small for the larger cruise ships and enabled landings to view the nesting grounds of the Continent's unique summer inhabitants. Many of the species which are in danger of extinction due to the effects of climate change.…

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February 2020

Volunteer: Tree Planting with Urban Housing Solutions

February 1 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Root Nashville Campaign at the Cumberland River Compact is working with affordable housing nonprofit Urban Housing Solutions to plant trees at their Gibson Creek Apartments site. This tree planting will reduce stormwater runoff, reduce the urban heat island effect, improve air quality and public health, combat climate change, beautify the neighborhood, and more. Volunteers will be helping to plant large 1" caliper trees and should anticipate digging, lifting, and mulching, so please wear appropriate outdoor attire. Register here to…

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Greenways: A path to mobility, health, and economic investment

February 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cumberland River Compact, 2 Victory Ave, Ste 300
Nashville, TN 37213 US
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Greenways are more than just a scenic walking or biking trail. They provide alternative transportation, greater mobility, and a healthier lifestyle. In some cities, greenways have been the catalyst for economic investment. Mark Deutschmann will discuss the benefits of greenways, Nashville’s greenways network, and the development of the 25-mile City Central Greenway. Deutschmann is a community builder who has worked with neighbors, city leaders and social profits for 30-plus years revitalizing and creating walkable neighborhoods. Ever engaged in the community,…

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Nashville Youth Climate Summit

February 8 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
The River Center, 2 Victory Ave, Suite 300
Nashville, TN 37213 United States
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Free

The Cumberland River Compact in partnership with the Mayor’s Youth Council presents the first-ever Nashville Youth Climate Summit! The Summit is a participant-driven educational conference coordinated by and for youth to create an opportunity for learning, dialogue, and action on climate change. The Nashville Youth Climate Summit will cover all things climate change - from the basics of climate science to climate equity and justice to local solutions. High school youth who live in Nashville are encouraged to register, with the…

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Going for Gold: Metro Waters Biosolids Program

February 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cumberland River Compact, 2 Victory Ave, Ste 300
Nashville, TN 37213 US
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Learn how Nashville reclaims water and valuable nutrients from the wastewater treatment process, and generates methane gas for energy use. This sustainable recycling process benefits the neighborhood, the environment, and the local economy. Using naturally occurring microbes, the biosolids facility produces an organically rich, slow release fertilizer, called Music City Gold, used by farmers and home gardeners to improve the health of the soil. Sonia Allman with Metro Water Services will explain the complete process and how it benefits the…

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Volunteer: Tree Planting – February 15th

February 15 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Register here to participate: https://crc.kindful.com/register/vol-tree-planting-20200215 The Cumberland River Compact is planting large 1" caliper trees as part of the Root Nashville Campaign, and we need your help! Volunteers will help plant large trees and should anticipate digging, lifting, and mulching, so please wear appropriate outdoor attire. Bring a reusable water bottle. Closed-toe shoes are required, and boots are recommended. Please dress in clothes that you don't mind getting dirty. If you have any questions, please contact Gray Perry at 615-837-1151…

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Mississippian Hero Twins of the Cumberland River

February 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The River Center, 2 Victory Ave, Suite 300
Nashville, TN 37213 United States
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Free

Kevin E. Smith, Professor of Anthropology at Middle Tennessee State University, will discuss some of the stunning human effigy ceramics created between A.D. 1300 and 1475 by ancient Native Americans centered in Nashville. Two key characters presented time and again are the Middle Cumberland Hero Twins – revered deities whose stories center on their adventures at the Time of Creation. Click here to register: https://crc.kindful.com/register/river-talks-february-20th-2020

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