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May 2021

Saturday Morning with the Compact Crew

May 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

YOU MUST REGISTER USING THIS LINK! cumberlandrivercompact.volunteerhub.com Kick off your weekend with us and enjoy coffee, friends, and learning about how to protect our environment while improving it. Every Saturday from 10am-12pm, the Compact Crew will be out doing something to help our environment. Whether it's sprucing up a rain garden, picking up litter, or pulling invasive plants, you'll meet some new people, learn something new, and spend a few hours in the sunshine. We'll be working on a rain…

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Casual Climate Convo: The Future of Food with Amanda Little

May 6 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Casual Climate Convos continue! This month, we will be focusing on food. We will watch and discuss Ted Talk on the future of sustainable food systems featuring Amanda Little, an award-winning environmental journalist and author of The Fate of Food. Amanda Little will then join us for a Q&A and we will brainstorm ways to get involved in changing our food systems in the city of Nashville. This is a great opportunity to network with your peers and continue…

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Volunteer: Tree Planting

May 7 @ 10:00 am

SIGN UP HERE: cumberlandrivercompact.volunteerhub.com Come out and help us restore Browns Creek by re-planting the edge of the stream with trees! The Compact is trying to improve the riparian zone, a vegetated buffer along the edge of a stream, to help improve water quality and habitat! Volunteers should anticipate digging and lifting. We provide all tools and supplies. Volunteers should bring water, snacks, and (optionally) their own pair of gloves if they have them. We will have some extras on…

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Sunday Morning with the Compact Crew

May 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

YOU MUST REGISTER USING THIS LINK! cumberlandrivercompact.volunteerhub.com Kick off your Sunday with us and enjoy coffee, friends, and learning about how to protect our environment while improving it. Every Saturday from 10am-12pm, the Compact Crew will be out doing something to help our environment. Whether it's sprucing up a rain garden, picking up litter, or pulling invasive plants, you'll meet some new people, learn something new, and spend a few hours in the sunshine. We'll be working on a rain…

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Sunday Morning with the Compact Crew

May 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

YOU MUST REGISTER USING THIS LINK! cumberlandrivercompact.volunteerhub.com Kick off your Sunday with us and enjoy coffee, friends, and learning about how to protect our environment while improving it. Every Saturday from 10am-12pm, the Compact Crew will be out doing something to help our environment. Whether it's sprucing up a rain garden, picking up litter, or pulling invasive plants, you'll meet some new people, learn something new, and spend a few hours in the sunshine. We'll be working on a rain…

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Volunteer: Mansker Creek Cleanup

May 22 @ 9:00 am

Register here: cumberlandrivercompact.volunteerhub.com Come join the Cumberland River Compact, the City of Goodlettsville, and the City of Millersville as we clean up Mansker Creek! Litter can wash into our streams and rivers from land after a rain event, making our waterways hot spots for litter accumulation. Help us clean it up! Volunteers should dress appropriately for the weather and in clothes they can get dirty. Closed - toe shoes are required, boots are recommended, tall wading boots are VERY recommended…

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Franklin Water Week

May 24 - May 28

Join us in celebrating Water Week in the City of Franklin! Businesses across the city are sharing about the importance of clean and abundant water for the city. Learn more about how you can participate during each day of water week! Share how you are participating in Water Week by sharing on social media with #FranklinWaterWeek. Share your commitment with us for a chance to win a gift card and tee-shirt from Americana Taphouse! Click here to share your commitment…

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June 2021

Volunteer: Depave

June 5 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

Register Here: https://cumberlandrivercompact.volunteerhub.com/ We are working with Metro Water Services to remove an old parking lot as part of our Depave Program. Adjacent to Browns Creek, this parking lot will be converted into a more natural environment that captures and filters stormwater runoff. Volunteers will help remove old asphalt with pry bars to expose the underlying soil. We will provide all gloves, water, snacks, tools, and eye/ear protection for volunteers. Volunteers should dress in weather appropriate clothing that can get…

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Wild Readers & Root Nashville Book Club

June 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Read with us! We're partnering with the Wild Ones Middle TN chapter to read and discuss Doug Tallamy's "The Nature of Oaks" on June 7 from 7-8 pm. Open to all! Pick up a copy at Parnassus Books and let's talk trees. Sign up via the Wild Ones website, event page.

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Bringing Trees to Your Neighborhood (Canopy Conversations, 1)

June 10 @ 11:00 am

In this first session in the Canopy Conversations series, learn how to increase canopy in your neighborhood, and share engagement ideas. About this event: Learn about the different local methods of bringing trees into your neighborhood: through large-scale organized plantings, to giveaway options, to tree sales and more. Then, discuss with the group and the Root Nashville campaign: what are the best ways to engage with residents in your neighborhood? About the Canopy Conversations series: Learn about ways to increase…

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