Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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March

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Sanity Guru After School Special

Come have some fun! This class is a parent/child combo class designed for children ages 5-8 and their parents. We ...

Cade Museum's The Genius of Edison

Ages 6-8 What will be taught? Engineering History Physics It's a blast from the past, back by popular demand! This lab teaches the wonders of ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

Depot Park Gainesville Grinds Bootcamp

Join us every Saturday at 10am at Depot Park for Gainesville Grinds Bootcamp! This one hour workout is kick-butt and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Capoeira Family Classes at Depot Park

Join us, parents and kids for a Family Class every Saturday on the open lawn!

KidSaver: CPR For the Family

KidSaver is a collaborative effort of family friendly businesses to encourage those with children to learn CPR, how to use ...

HealthStreet Yoga with Janke

Did you know Yoga is proven to reduce stress, increase flexibility and increase mindfulness? UF HealthStreet is hosting FREE yoga ...

Square Dance Lessons

Square dance classes for parents and children, ages ten and up are starting Sept. 6, 2016. Our square dance group ...

IndepenDance Studio Parent and Child Class

Come join our "Mommy and Me" styled class! At i.Baby & Me, we encourage mommies, daddies, grandparents, caretackers or anyone ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: 10 classes is $60, 5 classes $40 or drop in rate of $10.
  • Website: www.independancestudio.com
  • Category: Classes

Cade Museum's Circuits: The Food Pantry Edition

Ages 6-8 What will be taught? Chemistry Physics Technology This lab will teach students that ketchup circuits, butter buzzers and marshmallow fluff towers can ...

  • 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $30 Per Student
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

Sanity Guru After School Special

Come have some fun! This class is a parent/child combo class designed for children ages 5-8 and their parents. We ...

Cade Museum's Kitchen Chemistry

Ages 9+ What will be taught? Art Chemistry Physics Roll up those sleeves, pull out your aprons and join us on a tasty journey of ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $40
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

Depot Park Gainesville Grinds Bootcamp

Join us every Saturday at 10am at Depot Park for Gainesville Grinds Bootcamp! This one hour workout is kick-butt and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Learn with Jo-Ann: Wilton Cozy Chick Donut Treats

Use basic buttercream decorating techniques for a cozy nest & figure-piped chick. Intended for children 8 years & older.

  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Cade Museum's Carpentry for Kids

Ages 9+ What will be taught? Art Design Engineering Wood, nails, hammers, saws and more! These will be just some of the tools used ...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $45 Per Student
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

Capoeira Family Classes at Depot Park

Join us, parents and kids for a Family Class every Saturday on the open lawn!

UF Spring Soccer ID Camp

The ID Camp provides the ideal developmental atmosphere for the serious soccer player with ambitions of playing collegiate soccer. You ...

HealthStreet Yoga with Janke

Did you know Yoga is proven to reduce stress, increase flexibility and increase mindfulness? UF HealthStreet is hosting FREE yoga ...

Chevy Youth Baseball Free Clinic

Chevrolet is hosting a free youth baseball instructional clinic for boys and girls ages 6-14. Clinic is conducted by Cal ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Westside Park, 1001 NW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.leaguelineup.com
  • Category: Classes

Square Dance Lessons

Square dance classes for parents and children, ages ten and up are starting Sept. 6, 2016. Our square dance group ...

UF Shands Breastfeeding Class

This two-and-a-half hour class is designed for couples who are at least 28 weeks pregnant and desire to breastfeed their ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Location: UF Health Shands Hospital, 1600 SW Archer Rd, Room 2147, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: ufhealth.org
  • Category: Classes

IndepenDance Studio Parent and Child Class

Come join our "Mommy and Me" styled class! At i.Baby & Me, we encourage mommies, daddies, grandparents, caretackers or anyone ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: 10 classes is $60, 5 classes $40 or drop in rate of $10.
  • Website: www.independancestudio.com
  • Category: Classes

Cade Museum's Making Art with Matter

Ages 9+ What will be taught? Art Chemistry Engineering This is a class for all of your wildly creative ideas! Students will learn about the ...

Sanity Guru After School Special

Come have some fun! This class is a parent/child combo class designed for children ages 5-8 and their parents. We ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $25 + tax
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

Cade Museum's Makey Makey Musical Buffet

Ages 8+ What will be taught? Engineering Physics Technology In this maker’s lab, students will create music using bananas as keys, or play a ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

UF Gator TRAX

GatorTRAX is for students who are interested in math and careers in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics, especially those students ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: University of Florida, Reitz Union, G310, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.ufgatortrax.com
  • Category: Classes

Depot Park Gainesville Grinds Bootcamp

Join us every Saturday at 10am at Depot Park for Gainesville Grinds Bootcamp! This one hour workout is kick-butt and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Dream on Purpose Flower Empower Yoga

Roll out your Mats and Come Yoga with Us Once a Month! A free event for girls ages 11-18, every ...

Mommy and Me Cookie Decorating at the Fat Tuscan

Cookie Decorating Class: Sign up with your child or a friend, perfect as a “Mommy and Me” class. 20 Students ...

  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: The Fat Tuscan Cafe, 725 NW 1st Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $25 - $40
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids Pillowcase

Kids are so proud to make it themselves! Intended for children 8 years & older.

  • 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Hammer and Stain: Welcome Peeps Kids Workshop

Parents, enjoy an afternoon off while your children "Hang with their PEEPS" making their very own 24" tall decorative Bunny. ...

  • 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Hammer and Stain, 6450 SW Archer Rd 6450 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $45
  • Website: hammerandstain.com
  • Category: Classes

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids' Knitting

The class where your kids will learn to fall in love with yarn. This class includes free supplies (while they ...

  • 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

HealthStreet Yoga with Janke

Did you know Yoga is proven to reduce stress, increase flexibility and increase mindfulness? UF HealthStreet is hosting FREE yoga ...

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids Custom Sewn Shoelaces

Learn to cut fabric, press & sew simple seams. Intended for children 8 years & older.

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids Beaded Wish Bracelet

Learn to braid twine & insert beading. Intended for children 5 years & older. Supplies are required for this class.

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Department of Health: Car Seat Safety Program Class

Car Seat Safety Class and Car Seat Review. Offered every 3rd Tuesday from 2-4pm. RSVP required. Car seats are available for purchase: ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Alachua County Health Department, 224 SE 24th Street, Gainesville FL 32641
  • Cost: free class and review
  • Website: alachua.floridahealth.gov
  • Category: Classes

Square Dance Lessons

Square dance classes for parents and children, ages ten and up are starting Sept. 6, 2016. Our square dance group ...

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids' Sewing Comfy Pants

Sew a comfy pair of lazy pants. Ages 8 & older Two 2-hr sessions: March 22 & 23

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $45
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

IndepenDance Studio Parent and Child Class

Come join our "Mommy and Me" styled class! At i.Baby & Me, we encourage mommies, daddies, grandparents, caretackers or anyone ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: 10 classes is $60, 5 classes $40 or drop in rate of $10.
  • Website: www.independancestudio.com
  • Category: Classes

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids' Crochet

Crochet passion begins here with these personalized monogrammed tags. Intended for children 8 years & older. Supplies are required for ...

  • 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Sanity Guru After School Special

Come have some fun! This class is a parent/child combo class designed for children ages 5-8 and their parents. We ...

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids Hand Sewn Bee Art

Learn to cut felt & hand sew. Intended for children 5 years & older.

  • 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids Simple Skirt

Learn to take measurements, cut fabric, make simple seams & insert elastic. Intended for children 8 years & older. Supplies ...

  • 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Learn with Jo-Ann: Wilton Cozy Chick Donut Treats

Use basic buttercream decorating techniques for a cozy nest & figure-piped chick. Intended for children 8 years & older.

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

River Run Olive Oil Company Children's Cooking Class

River Run is hosting a fun, hands on cooking class for kids ages 4-12. The cost will be $10 per ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: River Run Olive Oil Company, 115 N Main St., High Springs, Florida 32643
  • Cost: $10
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Flow Space Kids Yoga

Kidding Around Yoga (tm) yoga classes are fun and energectic. Jennifer Sacket leads children through asana with playful movement, songs, ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Flow Space 117 NW 16th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: Class will be $10 per child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Depot Park Gainesville Grinds Bootcamp

Join us every Saturday at 10am at Depot Park for Gainesville Grinds Bootcamp! This one hour workout is kick-butt and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Capoeira Academy of Gainesville at Bo Diddley Plaza

Every Saturday, join us at BDP for a free Capoeira class! Capoeira is a type of Brazilian Martial Arts that ...

FLMNH Archaeology Ceramics Workshop

Discover how archaeologists study Florida’s historic residents through the ceramics they left behind. Join the Florida Public Archaeology Network during ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $5 Suggested Donation
  • Website: www.flmnh.ufl.edu
  • Category: Classes

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movement

A lifetime of loving music starts now. Join us for 25 minutes of singing, dancing, playing instruments, and learning. Miss ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St.
  • Cost: 2.00/family per class
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Germán López, Guitar/Timple - Guest Artist Masterclass

Join the UF School of Music for a guest artist masterclass with Germán López, Guitar/Timple

  • 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
  • Location: University Auditorium's Friends of Music Room
  • Cost: Free and open to the public
  • Website: arts.ufl.edu
  • Category: Classes

Tinkergarten Trial Class (Westside Park)

Come see what Tinkergarten is all about at this FREE trial class! Tinkergarten provides educational and fun classes for kids ...

HealthStreet Yoga with Janke

Did you know Yoga is proven to reduce stress, increase flexibility and increase mindfulness? UF HealthStreet is hosting FREE yoga ...

Tinkergarten Trial Class (Westside Park)

Come see what Tinkergarten is all about at this FREE trial class! Tinkergarten provides educational and fun classes for kids ...

Amigos at Zion

Smart Start at Zion: Amigos is a chance to introduce your child to the Spanish language through songs, books, and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St.
  • Cost: $2 donation (optional)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

IndepenDance Studio Parent and Child Class

Come join our "Mommy and Me" styled class! At i.Baby & Me, we encourage mommies, daddies, grandparents, caretackers or anyone ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: 10 classes is $60, 5 classes $40 or drop in rate of $10.
  • Website: www.independancestudio.com
  • Category: Classes

Cade Museum Lasers Electrons Magnets

Ages 6-8 What will be taught? Engineering Physics Technology For those who are curious about lasers, lights, magnets and batteries. You're in luck! This class ...

  • 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

Sanity Guru After School Special

Come have some fun! This class is a parent/child combo class designed for children ages 5-8 and their parents. We ...

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids Pillowcase

Kids are so proud to make it themselves! Intended for children 8 years & older.

  • 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

HealthStreet Yoga with Janke

Did you know Yoga is proven to reduce stress, increase flexibility and increase mindfulness? UF HealthStreet is hosting FREE yoga ...