Events and Workshops Calendar
for Chapters of The Arc
in TN and Other Disability Groups

( Events are Central Time unless otherwise noted)

If you would like to express interest in having a particular workshop in your community, download and complete the Workshop Interest form HERE.

Family Coalition Meeting - Nashville

  • Date: Thursday, March 14, 2019
  • Time: 5:45 - 7:15 pm
  • Location: The Arc TN, 545 Mainstream Drive, Suite 100
  • Agenda
  • Free, but please RSVP to Carrie Hobbs Guiden

Transition Tennessee's Community Conversation - Dunlap

  • Date: Thursday, March 21, 2019
  • Time: 5:00 - 6:30 pm
  • Location: Sequatchie County High School, 7067 TN-28, Dunlap
  • What: Conversation focused on strengthening career development and transition preparation for middle and high school students with disabilities ni Sequatchie County Schools
  • For: Educators, school leaders, parents, youth, employers, agencies and community partners
  • Coffee and snacks furnished
  • Free, but please register HERE

Transition Tennessee's Community Conversation - Erin

  • Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2019
  • Time: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Houston County High School, 2500 Highway 149, Erin
  • What: Conversation focused on strengthening career development and transition preparation for middle and high school students with disabilities in Houston County Schools
  • For: Educators, school leaders, parents, youth, employers, agencies and community partners
  • Coffee and snacks furnished
  • Free, but please register HERE

Community Conversationon Family Engagement in Special Education - West TN - Memphis

  • Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 - 8:000 pm
  • Location: Christ United Methodist Church, 4488 Poplar Avenue, Memphis
  • What: Conversation for families and educators of students birth to 22 to share thoughts on strengthening family engagement in special education
  • Free, but please register HERE
  • If you cannot join in person, participate on our Facebook page LIVE during the event time HERE

THiiiRDSPACE Bootcamp by Family Voices Youth Program - Nashville

  • Date: Saturday, April 13, 2019
  • Time:1:30 3:30 pm
  • Location: Belmont University, Jack C. Massey Graduate School of Business, Room 204, 1600 Belmont Boulevard, park in Inman/McWhorter parking garage
  • What: For 14-24 year olds with special healthcare needs, chronic illness, and disabilities that want a more inclusive world
  • Come hang out with us: meet new people, play games, eat snacks, and learn in a fun environment!
  • Free, but please RSVP HERE

Arc Topgolf Masters - The Arc Davidson County & Greater Nashville fundraiser

  • Date: Sunday, April 14, 2019
  • Time: 3:00 - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Topgolf Nashville, 500 Cowan Street, Nashville
  • What: Enjoy watching the US Masters, food and playing your own master's golf tournament
  • Tickets: $75
  • Purchase tickets HERE

The Big Payback

  • Date: Thursday, May 2, 2019
  • What: All day giving campaign by The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
  • Details: Many incentives for non-profits to double and triple contributions as well as prizes
  • Donate online and choose The Arc Tennessee as your charity of choice
  • Check back for link to donate

Community Conversationon Family Engagement in Special Education - East TN - Knoxville

  • Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 - 8:000 pm
  • Location: John T. O'Connor Senior Center, 611 Winona Street, Knoxville
  • What: Conversation for families and educators of students birth to 22 to share thoughts on strengthening family engagement in special education
  • Free, but please register HERE
  • If you cannot join in person, participate on our Facebook page LIVE during the event time HERE

Annual/Board Meeting

  • Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
  • Time: 3:00 pm
  • Location: Nashville Airport Marriott, 600 Marriott Drive, Nashville

Awards Banquet

  • Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
  • Time: 6:00 pm
  • Location: Capitol Ballroom, Nashville Airport Marriott, 600 Marriott Drive, Nashville
  • Register through MegaConference website

Tennessee Disability MegaConference

  • Date: Thursday & Friday, May 23-24, 2019
  • Location: Nashville Airport Marriott, 600 Marriott Drive, Nashville
  • Website

Board Meeting

  • Date: Saturday, September 7, 2019
  • Time: 8:30 am - breakfast, 9:00 am call to order
  • Location: The Inn at Opryland, 2401 Music Valley Dr, Nashville

Hearts Take Flight Pull-a-Plane Challenge

  • What: FUNdraiser benefiting The Arc TN where teams of five compete to see who can pull an airplane the fastest
  • Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019 - Saturday, September 28, 2019 rain date
  • Time: 9:00 am to noon
  • Concessions, kid activities, door prizes, music
  • Location: Hollingshead Aviation, Smyrna Rutherford County Airport, 300 Doug Warpoole Road, Smyrna, 37167
  • To sponsor or have a team, visit the website to sign up
  • Webpage

Board Meeting

  • Date: Saturday, December 7, 2019
  • Time: 8:30 am - breakfast, 9:00 am call to order
  • Location: The Inn at Opryland, 2401 Music Valley Dr, Nashville