Upcoming First Fridays


April 3rd, 2020

Due to the closures of the FiftyForward Turner Center and the Nashville Public Library, our April First Friday has been cancelled.



May 1st, 2020

Due to the closures of the FiftyForward Turner Center and the Nashville Public Library, our May First Friday has been cancelled.


June 5th, 2020

Due to the closures of the FiftyForward Turner Center and the Nashville Public Library, our June First Friday has been cancelled.

First Fridays with the Metro Archives

Our "First Fridays with the Metrto Archives" programs are free events that are always on the first Friday of every month (with the exception of July) from 9:00-10:30am at the Bellevue YMCA/FiftyForward Turner Center. We feature a diverse group of speakers - including local authors, historians, and educators - lecturing on various topics pertaining to Nashville, Middle Tennessee, and Tennessee history.

If you are interested in presenting for a First Friday, please contact Kelley Sirko at 615-862-5880.


"Murder and Mayhem in Nashville"

Brian Allison

Other videos (from top to bottom):

Deborah Wilbrink - Time to Tell
Debbie Watts - The Ryman Diaries
Krista Castillo - Woman Power: A Brief Summary of the Contributions of American Women During the Civil War and the First World War

For more First Tuesdays videos, visit the MetroGovNashville YouTube channel.