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Here's our list for the week of June 25-29. Enjoy.
GO TO A FUNDRAISER: Pure Barre to raise money for Joel Paavola
When:Â Monday, June 24, all day
Where:Â Pure Barre locations in Green Hills, White Bridge and the Gulch. See the map below.
Tomorrow, 6/24, all classes at Green Hills, White Bridge, and @purebarrethegulch will be donations only, benefitting the Paavola family. Joel was the owner of @thebalancetraining, a husband, and a father of five. We will match funds raised up to $500. Please sign up online and bring cash or check donations. Packages will not apply.
Classes at Pure Barre's Green Hills, White Bridge and the Gulch locations will be donation only to benefit the family of Joel Paavola, the victim in Belle Meade's fatal hatchet attack earlier this month.Â Paavola, a husband and father of five,Â owned fitness studio The Balance Training. Pure Barre will match funds raised up to $500. The studio asks participants to sign-upÂ onlineÂ and bring cash or check donations.
GO TO SOMETHING NEW: Hugh Baby's is now open in West End
When: Monday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Where: 3001 West End Avenue, Nashville
A year after opening on Charlotte Avenue, Hugh Babyâ€™s opened its second location at 3001 West End Ave.Â The retro BBQ and burger shop is the brainchild of local restaurateur Pat Martin, owner of Nashville staple Martinâ€™s Bar-B-Que Joint. Every Friday, Hugh Babyâ€™s serves up slugburgers, a Depression-era staple rarely found outside its Corinth, Mississippi, origins.
GO TO A WORKSHOP: Young Professionals event at Lipscomb
When: Thursday, June 28, 8:30-11 a.m.
Where: Bennett Campus Center,Â 1 University Park Drive, Nashville
Nashville YP, a group for young professionals, will host an event this week called Beating Burnout: How to Get Motivated at Work. The $25 lecture includes breakfast, coffee and parking.
Allison Duke, associate dean and associate professor of management in Lipscomb Universityâ€™s College of Business, will explain lack of motivation in the workplace and how to combat the problem. Registration and networking begins at 8:30 a.m.
Learn more here.
GO TO AN AUTHOR EVENT: Conversation at Parnassus Books
When: Monday, June 25, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: Parnassus Books, 3900 Hillsboro Pike Suite 14, Nashville
Parnassus will host novelist Amy Willoughby-Burle and literary agent Julie Gwinn as they discuss the collaborative partnership between author and agent. Amy will also discuss her new novel, The Lemonade Year.
GO TO A MEETING: Board of Education
When:Â Tuesday, June 26, 5 p.m.
Where:Â 2601 Bransford Avenue, Nashville
Student don't go back to school until Monday, Aug. 7, but you can still find out what's going on with the district at Tuesday's Board of Education meeting. Find the agenda here.