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Here's our list for the week of June 4-8. Enjoy.

GO TO THE LIBRARY: Free children's event at Green Hills Library

When: Wednesday, June 6, 10:30 a.m.

Where: Nashville Public Library - Green Hills Branch, 3701 Benham Ave, Nashville

Nashville children's band the Sock Rockerz will bring singing, dancing, musical games and storytelling to the Green Hills branch Wednesday. The high-energy show is recommended for children ages 3-7.

GO TO SOMETHING FREE: Global Run Day Celebration at lululemon in Green Hills

When: Wednesday, June 6, 6-8 p.m.

Where: 4027 Hillsboro Pike, #705, Nashville

Athletic wear retailer lululemon is hosting an event to coincide with Global Run Day. Beginning at 6 p.m. Wednesday, participants will go on a 3-mile run or walk, followed by some Koko's Ice Cream upon arriving back at the store. Along with various samples, be sure to check out the photobooth while there.

Can't make it? The store hosts a weekly run every Thursday at 6pm.


When: Monday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.

Where: 99 White Bridge Pike Suite 109

If you've driven down White Bridge Pike in the past week, you may have noticed a new fast-casual Cajun restaurant in the former Subway space. J. Gumbo's opened last Wednesday and specializes in New Orleans-inspired dishes like po’ boys and gumbo.

GO TO A SHOW: Token Show presents Bob Dylan event at Lipscomb

When: Thursday, June 7, 7:30-10:30 p.m.

Where: Lipscomb University, Collins Alumni Auditorium, 6b University Park Dr, Nashville

Local variety show Tokens will bring together musicians, poets and authors to explore Bob Dylan's religious roots Thursday evening. The group will be joined by Pulitzer Prize winner and United States Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith and author Tobias Wolff. Songwriter Matthew Perryman Jones and up-and-coming folk rock group The New Respects will close out the evening.

Find more information about the event here.

GO TO A MEETING: Community Meeting with Councilman Russ Pulley

When: Thursday, June 7, 6:30 p.m.

Where: Granny White Church of Christ Fellowship Hall, 3805 Granny White Pike, Nashville

District 25 Councilman Russ Pulley will host a Green Hills community meeting Thursday to discuss the city's budget. Pulley with have officials from Metro Finance, Metro Water and Metro Nashville Public Schools to discuss specific items as they relate to the budget.

There will be an opportunity for members of the community to speak with the representative and ask questions.