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Here's our list for the week of June 18-22. Enjoy.
GO TO A MEET-AND-GREET:Â Whatâ€™s Gaby Cooking Book Signing
When: Monday, June 18, 6-8 p.m.
Where: Williams-Sonoma, 2126 Abbott Martin Road, Nashville
Los Angeles-based food blogger Gaby Dalkin will be onsite at Williams-Sonoma to sign copies of her second cookbook, What's Gaby Cooking: Everyday California Food. Dalkinâ€™s cooking blog incorporates fresh and easy-to-make California-inspired recipes.
GO TO SOMETHING FREE: Songwriters series at Starbucks in Green Hills
When: Monday, June 18, 7 p.m.
Where: Starbucks, 3706 Hillsboro Pike, Nashville
Stop by Starbucks for Songwriters Singing for Coffee, a concert series featuringÂ Jamie O Neal, Aliyah Good, Jimmy Nichols and Greg Friia. According to Friia, the series' founder, Songwriters Singing For Coffee began as a way to connect the love of coffee and songs.
GO GET ACTIVE: Free training class at Neighborhood Barre
When: Wednesday, June 20, 12-1 p.m.
Where: 2210 Crestmoor Road, Nashville
Neighborhood Barre Nashville is offering a free class as part of its instructor training program. If it's your first class, Neighborhood Barre asks that you arrive 15 minutes early for class orientation. Find a spot of the registration here.
GO TO MEETINGS: City Council
When:Â Tuesday, June 19, at 6:30 p.m.
Where:Â David Scobey Council Chambers, Metro Courthouse, 1 Public Square, Nashville
At Tuesday's meeting, the councilÂ will discuss an ordinanceÂ that examinesÂ dockless bicycle and scooter regulations. The proposed regulations are in light of theÂ the arrivalâ€”andÂ subsequent controversyâ€”of Bird electric scooters earlier this spring. Read more about that here.
A meeting agenda is posted prior to each meeting.
City of Belle Meade Board of Commissioners
When:Â Wednesday, June 20, 4 p.m.
Where:Â City Hall, 4705 Harding RoadÂ
The City of Belle Meade will host its monthly commissioners meeting Wednesday. Topics to be discussed include the early voting schedule, a request to purchase a door access system for City Hall and more. See the full agenda here.
GO TO SOMETHING NEW: Summer Stable Party at Cheekwood
When: Friday,Â June 22, 7-10 p.m.
Where:Â Cheekwood Botanical Gardens, 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville
Cheekwood will kick off summer with its inaugural Summer Stable Party, an event to celebrateÂ the grand opening of the gardenâ€™s newly-restored horse stables and courtyard. The nightâ€™s activities including live music, cocktails and food from the The Mockingbird.