Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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July

Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

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Micanopy Library Building a Better World with Sculpture

Discover the history of sculpture from drinking vessels and decorations to fixtures in our everyday environment. Participants will have a ...

Archer Library Summer Games and Crafts

Take a break from the heat! Play a variety of board games and make different crafts.

Millhopper Library Teen Battle of the Books

Join Millhopper's Battle of the Books team this summer at the library. Read 3 books, quiz each other, and participate ...

Library Partnership Tampa Taiko

Summer at the Library. Hear and try the massive drums shared by Tampa Taiko this Summer at the Library. Sponsored ...

High Springs Library Teen Battle of the Books Meeting

Summer at the Library: Teens book lovers are invited to join the High Springs Battle of the Books Team. ...

Cone Park Library Teen Battle of the Books Practice

Let's get ready for this year's Battle of the Books this summer at the library! We will meet every Wednesday ...

Headquarters Library Teen Battle of the Books Meeting

We have the Battle of the Books titles released! Join us to get your copies of the books and to ...

Newberry Library Teen Battle of the Books Discussion Group

Battle of the Books meetings are held every Wednesday from 3 - 4pm June 7 - July 25 in preparation ...

Archer Library Read with a Dog

A reading dog is a special friend that loves to hear stories and doesn't judge anyone's reading ability. Reading dogs ...

Alachua Library: Teen Battle of the Books

Join us for our 8th Annual Battle of the Books competition! We are looking for TEENS who love to read to ...

Micanopy Library Florida Public Archaeology Network

Unearth the hidden treasures of historical and ancient Florida archaeologists from the Florida Public Archaeology Network this Summer at the ...

Archer Library Summer Games and Crafts

Take a break from the heat! Play a variety of board games and make different crafts.

Millhopper Library Teen Battle of the Books

Join Millhopper's Battle of the Books team this summer at the library. Read 3 books, quiz each other, and participate ...

Headquarters Library Professor DoDad's Lab

Discover the science behind small machines, help Professor DoDad and Duggy learn more about building, and have fun this Summer ...

Hawthorne Library Teen Battle of the Books

Teens will meet this summer at the library once per week and read three pre-selected books to compete against the ...

Millhopper Library: Teen Video Challenge

"Makin' Movies...short ones...about books" This Summer at the Library, learn the basics to make a book trailer about a 2016 or ...

Archer Library Teen Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books meetings are held every Tuesday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. during June and July. We will prepare for ...

High Springs Library Teen Battle of the Books Meeting

Summer at the Library: Teens book lovers are invited to join the High Springs Battle of the Books Team. ...

Cone Park Library Teen Battle of the Books Practice

Let's get ready for this year's Battle of the Books this summer at the library! We will meet every Wednesday ...

Headquarters Library Teen Battle of the Books Meeting

We have the Battle of the Books titles released! Join us to get your copies of the books and to ...

Newberry Library Teen Battle of the Books Discussion Group

Battle of the Books meetings are held every Wednesday from 3 - 4pm June 7 - July 25 in preparation ...

Headquarters Library Relax your Body and Mind

Relaxing is an important part of your body's health. Spend an hour visually relaxed and physically expressive through music and ...

Cone Park Library Tampa Taiko

Hear and try the massive drums shared by Tampa Taiko this Summer at the Library. Sponsored by the Friends of ...

Archer Library Read with a Dog

A reading dog is a special friend that loves to hear stories and doesn't judge anyone's reading ability. Reading dogs ...

Alachua Library: Teen Battle of the Books

Join us for our 8th Annual Battle of the Books competition! We are looking for TEENS who love to read to ...

High Springs Library REFIT for the Family

Summer at the Library. The REFIT Revolution is a fitness program for the entire family with a twist! All ages ...

Micanopy Library Traditional Shadow Puppets with Surapsari

Marvel at the Shadow puppet theater show presented by Surapsari this Summer at the Library. Sponsored by the Friends of ...

Millhopper Library Mask Dance Surapsari

Partake in the traditional Mask Dance presented by Surapsari this Summer at the Library. Sponsored by the Friends of the ...

Archer Library Summer Games and Crafts

Take a break from the heat! Play a variety of board games and make different crafts.

Millhopper Library Teen Battle of the Books

Join Millhopper's Battle of the Books team this summer at the library. Read 3 books, quiz each other, and participate ...

Archer Library: Teen Art Lab

Get inspired at the Archer Teen Art Lab! Imagine, Explore, Create!

Waldo Community Center: Tales from the Rabbit Hole

Join us for music and storytelling with Baba Turbado this Summer at the library. Program will be held at the ...

  • 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
  • Location: Waldo Community Center, 13558 NE 148th Ave., Waldo, FL 32694
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Library Programs

Hawthorne Library Teen Battle of the Books

Teens will meet this summer at the library once per week and read three pre-selected books to compete against the ...

Millhopper Library: Teen Video Challenge

"Makin' Movies...short ones...about books" This Summer at the Library, learn the basics to make a book trailer about a 2016 or ...

Archer Library Foodie Space Ice Cream Science

Discover the science behind ice cream. Registration required.

Archer Library Teen Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books meetings are held every Tuesday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. during June and July. We will prepare for ...

High Springs Library Teen Battle of the Books Meeting

Summer at the Library: Teens book lovers are invited to join the High Springs Battle of the Books Team. ...

Cone Park Library Teen Battle of the Books Practice

Let's get ready for this year's Battle of the Books this summer at the library! We will meet every Wednesday ...

High Springs Library Young Americans

Summer at the Library: Learn about American history through games, stories, music and crafts! Fun for all ages!

Archer Library Capoeira of Gainesville

Develop a sense of self control and discipline with this traditional Brazilian Martial Arts program this summer at the Library. ...

Headquarters Library Teen Battle of the Books Meeting

We have the Battle of the Books titles released! Join us to get your copies of the books and to ...

Alachua Library: Teen Battle of the Books

Join us for our 8th Annual Battle of the Books competition! We are looking for TEENS who love to read to ...

Archer Library Read with a Dog

A reading dog is a special friend that loves to hear stories and doesn't judge anyone's reading ability. Reading dogs ...

Newberry Library Plastic-Free Workshop

Come enjoy some cool messy (but not yucky!) crafts with the awesome folks from Alachua County Waste Management. Recycling is ...

High Springs Library REFIT for the Family

Summer at the Library. The REFIT Revolution is a fitness program for the entire family with a twist! All ages ...

Library Partnership Science with NRDI of UF

Summer at the Library. The Natural Resource Diversity Initiative of UF will travel the globe as they discuss science related ...

Micanopy Library 36mm Films

Discover the beauty and science of movie making with this hands on film editing program this Summer at the Library.

Waldo Community Center: Solar Power S'mores

Did anyone ever tell you not to play with your food? Don't listen to them! Join us as we build ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Waldo Community Center, 13558 NE 148th Ave, Waldo, FL 32694
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Library Programs

Archer Library Summer Games and Crafts

Take a break from the heat! Play a variety of board games and make different crafts.

Millhopper Library Teen Battle of the Books

Join Millhopper's Battle of the Books team this summer at the library. Read 3 books, quiz each other, and participate ...

Millhopper Library:Morningside Mystery History Trunk

This summer at the library, explore a trunk full of contraptions, gadgets, and objects from the mid to late nineteenth ...

Hawthorne Library Teen Battle of the Books

Teens will meet this summer at the library once per week and read three pre-selected books to compete against the ...

Millhopper Library: Teen Video Challenge

"Makin' Movies...short ones...about books" This Summer at the Library, learn the basics to make a book trailer about a 2016 or ...

Newberry Library DoDad's Lab

Discover the science behind small machines, help Professor DoDad and Duggy learn more about building, and have fun this Summer ...

Archer Library Teen Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books meetings are held every Tuesday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. during June and July. We will prepare for ...

Library Partnership Fancy Birds and Parrots

Summer at the Library. The Gainesville Bird Fanciers and US Parrots, North Florida's resource for parrot and bird information, will ...

High Springs Library Teen Battle of the Books Meeting

Summer at the Library: Teens book lovers are invited to join the High Springs Battle of the Books Team. ...

Cone Park Library Teen Battle of the Books Practice

Let's get ready for this year's Battle of the Books this summer at the library! We will meet every Wednesday ...

Headquarters Library Teen Battle of the Books Meeting

We have the Battle of the Books titles released! Join us to get your copies of the books and to ...

Alachua Library Gainesville Rabbit Rescue

The rabbits are coming, hooray! Come learn about rabbits and how you can help save them from animal shelters this ...

Archer Library Read with a Dog

A reading dog is a special friend that loves to hear stories and doesn't judge anyone's reading ability. Reading dogs ...

Alachua Library: Teen Battle of the Books

Join us for our 8th Annual Battle of the Books competition! We are looking for TEENS who love to read to ...

Cone Park Library Masks Around the World

Delve into the lives of people, their customs, legends, materials, cultural connections, and use of masks this Summer at ...

High Springs Library REFIT for the Family

Summer at the Library. The REFIT Revolution is a fitness program for the entire family with a twist! All ages ...

Hawthorne Library Capoeira of Gainesville

Develop a sense of self control and discipline with this traditional Brazilian Martial Arts program this summer at the Library. ...

Archer Library Archer Trail Blazers

This club will be displaying various live farm animals for an educational and enjoyable experience.

Headquarters Library Teen Battle of the Books Event

On July 29th, from 1pm - 4pm watch teens battle it out with the other teens from around the district ...

Newberry Library Harry Potter's Birthday Party

Celebrate Harry Potter's Birthday party at the library with lots of fun events. All Muggles invited!