Hellbender on the River

Nicholle Gerde

Join the Cumberland River Compact and enjoy live music with a variety of local beers and Hattie B’s Hot Chicken. A signature Hellbender cocktail, beer samples, Hattie B’s Hot Chicken and sides are included with entry. Several of the featured breweries source water directly from the Cumberland River. Tickets also available at the door.

Volunteer: Litter Cleanup Fairgrounds – Nashville

Nicholle Gerde

Join the Cumberland River Compact as we clean up the Fairgrounds – Nashville! Volunteers will help remove trash from the area to help prevent it washing into Browns Creek. This event would not be possible without the support of the The Fairgrounds Nashville, the Tennessee Valley Authority, and Nobody Trashes Tennessee. Register for more information: https://crc.kindful.com/register/nfg

Volunteer: Litter Cleanup – Goodlettsville/Millersville

Nicholle Gerde

Join the Cumberland River Compact as we clean up the river! Volunteers will help remove trash, tires, and other debris from Slaters Creek. This event would not be possible without the support of the City of Goodlettsville, TN Government, City of Millersville, Sumner County, Tennessee, Tennessee Valley Authority, Nobody Trashes Tennessee, and Bridgestone Tires. Register for more information: https://crc.kindful.com/register/gdl

Green Tie at the Zoo

Nicholle Gerde

The Green Tie event is a fun way for YOU to make a difference in improving our environment, communities and public health. Green Tie benefits the Tennessee Environmental Council who has been caring for Tennesse’s environment since 1970. Green Tie is a great opportunity to have fun while celebrating the Council’s successes and networking with other environmental and political leaders … Read More

Volunteer: Litter Cleanup Long Hunter State Park

Nicholle Gerde

Join us as we clean up our water! Volunteers will help remove trash from the banks of Percy Priest Lake. Volunteers are welcome anytime from 8:00am – 1:00pm to help us clean up the area. This event would not be possible without the support of the The Friends of Long Hunter State Park, Long Hunter State Park, the Tennessee Valley … Read More

Nashville City Nature Challenge at Warner Park

Nicholle Gerde

Grab your binoculars, magnifying glass and field guide-and you’re going to need your smartphone for this: Nashville has again accepted the City Nature Challenge, and the Nature Center will organize a mass inventory of our living laboratory. No expertise required. Registration details coming soon. Check out iNaturalist.com for more information

City Nature Challenge 2019: Nashville, TN

Nicholle Gerde

Biodiversity is everywhere, even in thriving urban areas like Nashville. Imagine how long it would take one or two scientists to explore Nashville and catalog all the plants and animals! Instead, we need YOU to be a citizen scientist and document the wildlife you see in your backyard, schoolyard, or local park. During the Nashville City Nature Challenge from April … Read More

Wild & Scenic Film Festival

Nicholle Gerde

Wild and Scenic Film Festival is a call to action where film-goes are transformed into a congregation of committed activists, dedicated to saving our increasingly threatened planet. This film festival is hosted by the Harpeth Conservancy at the Franklin Theatre in Franklin, TN. Watch the 2019 Film Trailer HERE. The event explores environmental issues through film and promotes community building, inspires … Read More

River Talks – Tennessee State Museum Guided Tour

Nicholle Gerde

Join the Cumberland River Compact at the Tennessee State Museum for a guided tour. The Museum features some never-before-seen artifacts and the tour is a great way to see some of those artifacts and hear some of the great stories of Tennessee history. A museum guide will help unlock the stories of these one of a kind artifacts from throughout … Read More

Volunteer: Litter Cleanup – Center Hill Lake

Nicholle Gerde

Join the Cumberland River Compact as we clean up our water! Volunteers will help remove trash from the banks of Center Hill Lake during two shifts, 8am -1pm, and 1pm – 4pm. This event would not be possible without the support of the Keep Putnam County Beautiful – Clean Commission, the Center Hill Lake Army Corps of Engineers, the Tennessee … Read More