Summer Kids Programs

This page lists special programs in the Gainesville, Florida area for kids that only take place in the summer.
06/05-08/5 Scavenger Hunt Alachua County Library

Looking for something different to do this summer? Do you like playing games? Hanging out with your friends or family? Are you crafty? Creative? Dari ...

June 5-August 5
100 Books For Summer

Summer welcomes many events and holidays but remember our children are still learning even if school is out. My mission is to get our children to REA ...

Age: 0-15
Alachua County Public Libraries Kids Summer Reading Program

All ages can sign up for our summer reading and many other programs and activities. Track your summer reading Earn badges Connect with other read ...

June 1-August 6
Books-A- Million Summer Reading Challenge

Looking for a great reading program for your kids this summer? We can help! Choose 4 books from the The Reading Challenge section. Read the 4 book ...

Chuck E. Cheese's Rewards

Reward your kids in a great way. Download and print out Chuck E.’s Rewards Calendars. Mark the days off with a pen or sticker as your child accomplis ...

3500 SW College Rd #200, Ocala, Florida, 34474
City of Gainesville Summer Heatwave

Summer Heatwave program for teens! Basketball, Teen Lounge and Pool Parties! Come join our coed basketball program! Build character and leadership ...

June 14-August 3
Martin Luther King Jr. Multipurpose Center 1028 NE 14th Street, Gainesville, Florida
Florida State Parks Junior Ranger Program

Junior Rangers, Explore....The Real Florida! The Florida State Parks Junior Ranger Program provides the opportunity for young people to learn, serve a ...

Florida State Parks Kids GeoTour

Visit Operation Recreation GeoTour geochaches and collect 6 mystery critter cards. Find all 6 and recieve a prize. Beginning May 20th!

Starts May 20
Gainesville Civic Chorus Summer Sings and Strings

Summer Sing & Strings returns to Gainesville. No auditions. Anyone can participate. Rehearsals Strings: Mondays 5:00PM - 6:30PM Choir: Monday ...

Mondays| May-August
$40 registration fee for the entire summer.
UF MUB 120, Gainesville, FL
Gainesville Health and Fitness Free Summer Gym Teen Membership

Alachua County Teens may use the centers for up to 2 hours per visit. Must be enrolled by parent or legal guardian. Parents do not have to be GHF mem ...

June 5-August 4
Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes: Classic Characters Ocean Adventure Outdoor Fun Winter Wonderland Princesses and Friends ...

June 12-July 28, Monday Wednesday and Fridays
Hours: 10am-12pm
$5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, Florida, 32608
Momentum Dance Arts Summer Dance Classes

Offering 5 weeks of evening summer dance classes. See flyer at bottom of listing for details. Momentum Dance Arts is an elite dance studio in Alachua, ...

15634 NW US Hwy 441, Alachua, FL, 32615
Pizza Hut Book It! Summer Reading

To help increase reading time during the summer months, we partnered with Candlewick Press to bring your kids summer reading activities.

Scholastic Summer Reading Program

The Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge™ is a free online reading program for children. Join today and let’s set a new reading world record for summe ...

May 8-September 8
Sewing Coop, The

The Sewing Coop is Gainesville's newest sewing studio! Owner/Instructor Vanessa Wilson is a YouTube celebrity with over 364,000 subscribers. She teach ...

Visit website for schedule
Age: 7-14
706 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, FL, 32609
Stetson University Summer Reading Skills Programs for Children and Adults

For an enjoyable activity with lifelong benefits, the Office of Continuing Education recommends one of our eight different reading skills programs, de ...

(see website for details)
$299, plus a materials fee of $39. There is a $30 disco...
St. Francis Catholic High School 4100 Northwest 115th Terrace, Gainesville, Florida
Sylvan Book Adventure

Book Adventure is a fun, free way to motivate your child to read! Kids in grades K-8 can search for books, read them offline, come back to quiz on wha ...

Synchro Gainesville's Mermaid Camp

Does your daughter spend all summer in the pool? Does she have a ton of attitude and charisma? If so, this is your chance to get her into a program sh ...

Saturdays Only July 8th - August 12th
Hours: 9:30am-10:30am
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: 7-15
Westside Pool, 1001 NW 31 Drive, Gainesville, FL, 32605
Ten Marks Free Summer Math Program

Parents: Strengthen your child's math skills this summer. Just 20 minutes, 3 times a week is all it takes.

free for the summer