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FAMILY FUN

Nashville Zoo at Grassmere, 3777 Nolensville Pike, Nashville. Hours of operation are 9 p.m.-6 p.m. daily March 11- Oct. 12, and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 13-March 10. Admission is $16 for adults, $14 for seniors, $11 for children ages 2-12. Parking is $5 per car. For more information, call 615-833-1534 or visit nashvillezoo.org.

Story Time 10:30-11:30 a.m. Friday and Wednesday at Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library, 1101 Bethel St. Hopkinsville. Join the library staff for stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. All ages welcome. For more information, call 270-887-4262.

Let’s Play Chess 4-9 p.m. Friday at Books-A-Million, 125 S Hampton Place, Clarksville. Chess players meet and play friendly games. For more information, email Joe at chess.clarksville@yahoo.com.

Morning Bird Walk 8 a.m. Saturday at the Rail Trail, North Drive trailhead parking lot, Hopkinsville. The walk is led by members of Little River Audubon chapter. Learn to spot and identify local birds as well as spring migrating birds. Binoculars will be provided for loan to participants. Walk lasts about two hours, but you may exit at any time. For more information, call 270-886-8078.

Bicycle Takeover 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Liberty Park, 1188 Cumberland Drive Extension, Clarksville. Throughout the three-hour event, Clarksville Parks and Recreation will offer free BCycle rides, an organized group ride throughout the park, scavenger hunt, bicycle-related workshops and food trucks. For more information, call 931-645-7476.

Water Festival at Jeffers Bend 1 p.m. Saturday at Jeffers Bend Environmental Center, Metcalfe Lane, Hopkinsville. More than 30 activities will be available during the free festival. For more information, call 270-885-5600.

Story Time 2-2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Clarksville-Montgomery County Library, 350 Pageant Lane, Clarksville. There will be stories and songs and a craft afterward. Come join the fun. For more information, call 931-648-8826.

Jazz on the Lawn with Tiffany Johnson and Friends 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Beachaven Vineyards and Winery, 1100 Dunlop Lane, Clarksville. Jazz on the Lawngoers are asked to follow the “rules of the beach.” Do bring your friends and Family, a picnic, and a blanket or lawn chairs and a valid ID. Do not bring pets, although certified service animals are permitted, grills, tents and outside alcohol. For more information call 931-645-8867.

Kelly Miller Circus 5 and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, by the Guthrie Fire Department, 108 Patriot St., Guthrie, Kentucky. Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for children younger than age 13 in advance and can be purchased at online at www.kellymillercircus.com. At the door, tickets will be $13 for adults and $8 for children. For more information, call 270-483-2808, 270-483-2599 or 931-220-7100.

Life in the 1800s 1 p.m. May 19 at Fort Defiance Civil War Park and Interpretive Center, 120 Duncan St., Clarksville. Learn what daily life consisted of in the 19th century at this free educational series produced with the Friends of Fort Defiance and hosted by Clarksville Parks and Recreation. For more information, call 931-645-7476.

Sleep Under the Stars Campout 2 p.m. May 19-noon May 20 at Billy Dunlop Park, 1930 E Boy Scout Road, Clarksville. Join Clarksville Parks and Recreation staff for a bonfire, games, ghost stories and more at their annual Family campout. Fee includes afternoon and evening of activities as well as dinner and breakfast. Families must provide their own tent and sleeping materials. Cost is $15 per person or $55 per Family, up to six people. For more information, call 931-645-7476. Pre-registration is required at https://recpro.cityofclarksville.com/ViewCourseActivityDetails.aspx?id=C6772.

CLASSIC MOVIES

At the Clarksville-Montgomery County Library, 350 Pageant Lane, Clarksville. For more information, call 931-648-8826. Free movie screenings include:

•“Daddy’s Home 2” 2 p.m. Sunday.

•“Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” 2 p.m. May 20.

•“Forever My Girl” 2 p.m. May 27.

ARTS & CRAFTS

  • Guenette Arts and Crafts Center, 89 Screaming Eagle Blvd. Children age 12 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call 270-798-6693. Activities include the following:

•Daddy and Me 10 a.m.-noon Saturday. Cost is $12.

•Wheel Throwing Class: Part Two of Two 10 a.m.-noon Friday. For ages 14 and older. Cost is $26.

•Clay Fairy House 10 a.m.-noon Saturday. For ages 8 and older. Cost is $11.

•Adult Canvas Painting 5:30-7:30 p.m. May 16. For ages 16 and older. Cost is $25.

•Kids Glass Painting 4:30-6:30 p.m. April 26. For ages 6 and older. Cost is $10.

•Kids Clay Workshop: Letter Holder 10-11 a.m. May 19. Cost is $11.

•Framing Class 12:30 p.m. May 19. For ages 18 and older. Cost is $10, plus the cost of materials.

•Leather Bracelets 5-6 p.m. May 23. For ages 6 and older. Cost is $8.

•Kids Canvas Painting 4:30-6:30 p.m. May 24. For ages 6 and older. Cost is $12.

•Wheel Throwing Club 10 a.m.-noon May 25. For ages 14 and older. Cost is $4.

LIVE THEATER

At the Roxy Regional Theatre, 100 Franklin St., Clarksville. Tickets may be reserved online at www.roxyregionaltheatre.org, by phone at 931-645-7699, or at the Roxy box office 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, and one hour prior to curtain. Military, Austin Peay State University students and CitySaver coupon holders can receive two tickets for the price of one to Wednesday and Thursday performances during the run. For more information, call 931-645-7699.

•Annie Jr. May 18-June 9 on the mainstage. Presented by the Roxy Regional School of the Arts. Showtimes are 6 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, with special 2 p.m. matinees May 19 and 26, June 2 and 9.  Little Orphan Annie is determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of an orphanage run by the cruel Miss Hannigan. Annie finds a new home and family in billionaire Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary, Grace Farrell, and a lovable mutt named Sandy. With equal measures of pluck and positivity, the irrepressible comic strip heroine will charm your heart and have you singing along to such memorable tunes as “Tomorrow,” “NYC” and “You’re Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile.” Tickets are $15.

AT THE LIBRARY

  • At the Robert F. Sink Memorial Library, 38 Screaming Eagle Blvd. For more information, call 270-798-5729. Activities include the following:

•Teen Anime Club 1:30-2:30 p.m. on the fourth Sunday of each month for ages 13-17.

•Adult Anime Club 3-4 p.m. on the fourth Sunday of each month for ages 18 and older.

•Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics Night 6 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month.

•“Remember WWI” Book Club meetings noon-1 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month through December.

•“Remember WWI” Movie 5:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month through Dec. 18.

BOWLING

  • At Hooper Bowling Center, 5380 Tennessee Ave. For more information, call 270-798-5887.

•Cosmic Bowling Mania 7-11 p.m. Saturdays. $3.50 per game, $2.75 for shoe rental, or $39.95 for up to five people on the lane, includes shoes.

•Family Day 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays. Cost is a penny per pin and games with a score of 200 or higher are free. Shoe rentals are $1.75.

•Red Pin Bowling 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays. Get a strike when the red pin is in the front position and win a free game of bowling.

•QuarterMania 4-10 p.m. Thursdays. Pay a $5 cover charge per person, includes shoes, and each game you bowl will cost 25 cents.

WARRIOR ZONE

  • At The Warrior Zone, 3910 Indiana Ave. Guests must be 18 years or older to enter the Warrior Zone and at least 21 years old to purchase and consume alcohol. For more information, call 270-461-0603. Activities include the following:

•UFC No. 224 featuring Amanda “The Lioness” Nunes vs. Raquel “Rocky” Pennington in the women’s bantamweight fight 5 p.m. Saturday.

•Showtime Boxing 4 p.m. May 19, June 9 and 16.

•UFC No. 225 at Warrior Zone 5 p.m. June 9.

•UFC No. 226 at Warrior Zone 5 p.m. July 7.

MUSEUM

  • Brig. Gen. Don F. Pratt Memorial Museum, 5702 Tennessee Ave. Hours of operation are 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Admission is free. For more information, call 270-798-4986.

Customs House Museum and Cultural Center, 200 South Second St. Clarksville. Hours of operation are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, and 1-5 p.m. Sundays. The Customs House Museum has welcomed hundreds of thousands of visitors through its doors over the years. Its galleries host a variety of both permanent and rotating art, history and science installations that appeal to visitors of all ages and interests. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for seniors and college students, and $3 for children ages 6-18. For more information, call 931-648-5780 or visit customshousemuseum.org.

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