year : 2016 17 results

Mayor Megan Barry announces Opportunity NOW initiative; Les Dames Nashville prepares to pitch in

This week, Mayor Megan Barry announced plans to employ 10,000 Nashville youth for the summer. Stay tuned for a unique opportunity to help Nashville Dames contribute to that goal. Here's what Barry had to say at the announcement of her effort, Opportunity NOW:

Nashville Dames attended the LDEI Annual Conference 2016 in Washington D.C.

Global Appetite Local Impact LDEI Conference Washington DC October 26-29 2016 Nashville Chapter Attendees: Anne Byrn, Sylvia Ganier, Nancy Knoepfel, Lee Towery, Nancy Vienneau Keynote: Culinary Diplomacy and Conflict Cuisine Dr. Johanna Mendelson Forman of American University’s School of International Service spoke about Food as Soft Power: In non-coercive fashion, it can shape preferences, project an image, act as a form of foreign policy. The same notion that brings a ...

October 2016 President’s Letter

Dear Nashville Dames, It's a pleasure to be your new chapter president this year. To begin, I want to thank some folks: Merijoy Rucker, past president. Thank you for being our leader last year even when you didn't feel like it. (Merijoy has undergone a courageous battle with cancer, she improves daily, and she remains on our chapter board.) Nancy Knoepfel, past president and board member. Thank you for founding the Nashville chapter and for your dedicated service as an officer and ...

Fall Events: Bourbon Bash + Lunch with Lidia!

Announcing two fall events: Bourbon Bash (10/18) and Lunch with Lidia Bastianich (10/25)   Tuesday, October 18: Bourbon Bash Tour & Tasting followed by Table At the Back Tour: 6 to 7 p.m. Nelson's Green Brier Distillery 1414 Clinton St., Nashville Cost is $20 per person Table at the Back: 7:15 p.m. Cochon Butcher Cost is $25 per person 1120 4th Ave. N., Germantown Don't miss our exclusive tour and tasting with the team at Green Brier Distillery. They'll give us a ...

Save these dates. Next up the Potluck Sunday, Sept. 25

Save these Dates!   Sunday, September 25 Member Potluck and Business Meeting Home of Mindy Merrell 6120 Melbourne Drive Nashville 37215 Tuesday, October 18 Rescheduled Bourbon Bash Tour and Tasting at Nelson's Green Brieer Distilley Dinner at Cochon Butcher Tuesday, November 1 Pre-Holiday Gathering and Annual Conference Recap Sylvia Ganier's Home Green Door Gourmet Mid November Table at the Back:Epice Hosted by dame Kitty Fawaz Su...