Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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December 11

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Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together®® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Do Art with Yopp: Kids Canvas

Let us walk you step by step in creating a beautiful masterpiece! Do Art will provide everything you need from ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Tonewood Family Music: Big Kids Demo

A 60-minute, more advanced version of the Music Together program for children aged 5 to 7 years and their parents. ...

Splash Pals Adapted Aquatics at YMCA

Splash Pals Adapted Aquatics is a therapeutic swimming and aquatic recreation program for children, and others, with physical or developmental ...

Square Dance Lessons

Square Dance Classes for Beginners Who? Everyone, ages ten and up Loads of FUN! Tuesdays, starting Oct. 2nd, 2018 6:30-7:30 PM Casual attire Oct. 2nd ...

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together®® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

IndepenDance Studio i.Baby and Me Classes

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

  • 10:45 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: first class is free, see website for pricing
  • Website: independancestudio.com
  • Category: Classes

Do Art with Yopp : Mosaics 101 Kids Class

Let us walk your children through this fun creation, allowing them to explore new techniques and learn to love art! ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Slab Lab: Clay Creations at Do Art with Yopp

We'll have slabs of clay out and clay tools for you to use to create your very own masterpiece. Make ...

  • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Japanese Karate for Kids (Ages 5-13)

Discipline, physical fitness, and authentic martial arts training rolled into one class! Gainesville area youth ages 5-13 are welcome to ...

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together®® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Sun Country Sports Broadway Babies

Do you have a little one who loves to move and dance? We have the perfect parent-toddler activity for your ...

  • 9:15 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 S.W. 140th Terrace Jonesville, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10/member $12/non-member
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Classes

Do Art with Yopp: Kids Canvas

Let us walk you step by step in creating a beautiful masterpiece! Do Art will provide everything you need from ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Tonewood Family Music Rhythm Kids Demo

This 45-minute class was designed to be a drum- and rhythm-centered variation of the Parent/Child class. Focusing on drumming and ...

Free Tinkergarten Trial Class

At Tinkergarten, families meet outdoors to connect and learn through play. In this free trial, Tinkergarten Leader Amy Carson will ...

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together®® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Homeschool Pottery at Do Art with Yopp

Explore a pottery wheel with an experienced instructor. Each child will get the chance to create their own pot on ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

IndepenDance Open Studio iPlaydates

Come join our Open Studio iplaydate every Friday! At i.Baby & Me, we encourage mommies, daddies, grandparents, caretakers or anyone ...

  • 10:45 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: first class is free, $15/class
  • Website: independancestudio.com
  • Category: Classes

Tonewood Family Music Babies Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together®® method of early childhood education. There's no ...

Slab Lab: Clay Creations at Do Art with Yopp

We'll have slabs of clay out and clay tools for you to use to create your very own masterpiece. Make ...

  • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together®® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Do Art with Yopp : Pottery Wheel Experience

Have you always wanted to try your hand at a pottery wheel? How cool would it be to make your ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Corks and Colors All Ages Looking Up

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience. Canvas options are 12x16in ($20), 16x20in ($25) or 18x24in ($35).

Painting with a Twist:Family Fun Neon Christmas Tree

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Do Art with Yopp : Mosaics 101 Kids Class

Let us walk your children through this fun creation, allowing them to explore new techniques and learn to love art! ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Kids Yoga at Depot Park

Join certified yoga instructor Jillian Goldstein Yoga with Jillian on Sundays at 9:30am on The Hill at Depot Park for ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: 200 SE Depot Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $5/child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Painting with a Twist Family Fun Reindeer

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Kids Decorating Holiday Cookies at Joann Fabric

Learn the basics of working with buttercream cookie icing & decorating techniques such as dots, piped lines, and rosettes.

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

Corks and Colors All Ages Penguin

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience! Canvas options are 12x16in ($20), 16x20in ($25) or 18x24in ($35).

Enriching Your World with Art

Monday art class for kids 5-15 Discover and create with the visual language of art! Explore different art media while ...

  • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Art Alley, 717 NW 1st Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $20/class ($5 more for each sibling)
  • Website: floridacreate.blogspot.com
  • Category: Classes

Smart Start at Zion: Music and Movement

Mark your calendars for our mini-Christmas Session- the first three Monday's of December. Classes begin at 10am and 11am. Classes are ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $2.00/family per class
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Japanese Karate for Kids (Ages 5-13)

Discipline, physical fitness, and authentic martial arts training rolled into one class! Gainesville area youth ages 5-13 are welcome to ...

Department of Health: Car Seat Safety Program Class

Car seat safety checks and installations. *By appointment only!* Great for new parents, 2nd time parents, grandparents and other caregivers. ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Alachua County Health Department, 224 SE 24th Street, Gainesville FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: alachua.floridahealth.gov
  • Category: Classes

Do Art with Yopp: Kids Canvas

Let us walk you step by step in creating a beautiful masterpiece! Do Art will provide everything you need from ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Splash Pals Adapted Aquatics at YMCA

Splash Pals Adapted Aquatics is a therapeutic swimming and aquatic recreation program for children, and others, with physical or developmental ...

Square Dance Lessons

Square Dance Classes for Beginners Who? Everyone, ages ten and up Loads of FUN! Tuesdays, starting Oct. 2nd, 2018 6:30-7:30 PM Casual attire Oct. 2nd ...

IndepenDance Studio i.Baby and Me Classes

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

  • 10:45 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: first class is free, see website for pricing
  • Website: independancestudio.com
  • Category: Classes

Ninja Jam Wednesday at Sun Country

Who wants to be a Ninja? Don't miss Ninja Jam on the 3rd Wednesday of the month. Ninja Jam will ...

  • 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 S.W. 140th Terrace Jonesville, Florida 32669
  • Cost: members $15.75 non-members $19
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Classes

Do Art with Yopp : Mosaics 101 Kids Class

Let us walk your children through this fun creation, allowing them to explore new techniques and learn to love art! ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Slab Lab: Clay Creations at Do Art with Yopp

We'll have slabs of clay out and clay tools for you to use to create your very own masterpiece. Make ...

  • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Japanese Karate for Kids (Ages 5-13)

Discipline, physical fitness, and authentic martial arts training rolled into one class! Gainesville area youth ages 5-13 are welcome to ...

Sun Country Sports Broadway Babies

Do you have a little one who loves to move and dance? We have the perfect parent-toddler activity for your ...

  • 9:15 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 S.W. 140th Terrace Jonesville, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10/member $12/non-member
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Classes

Do Art with Yopp: Kids Canvas

Let us walk you step by step in creating a beautiful masterpiece! Do Art will provide everything you need from ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Homeschool Pottery at Do Art with Yopp

Explore a pottery wheel with an experienced instructor. Each child will get the chance to create their own pot on ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Slab Lab: Clay Creations at Do Art with Yopp

We'll have slabs of clay out and clay tools for you to use to create your very own masterpiece. Make ...

  • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Japanese Karate for Kids (Ages 5-13)

Discipline, physical fitness, and authentic martial arts training rolled into one class! Gainesville area youth ages 5-13 are welcome to ...

Crafty Nesters DIY Workshops

A series of art making workshops, every third Friday, geared toward new, expecting and seasoned parents and caregivers who are ...

  • 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Gentle Journey Midwifery & Birth Center, 607 E. University Ave, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Sliding scale $10-20
  • Website: www.brownpapertickets.com
  • Category: Classes

Do Art with Yopp : Pottery Wheel Experience

Have you always wanted to try your hand at a pottery wheel? How cool would it be to make your ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Painting with a Twist: Family Fun Cartoon Selfie

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Do Art with Yopp : Mosaics 101 Kids Class

Let us walk your children through this fun creation, allowing them to explore new techniques and learn to love art! ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Corks and Colors: All Ages Nutcracker

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience! Canvas options are 12x16in ($20) or 16x20in ($25).

Kids Yoga at Depot Park

Join certified yoga instructor Jillian Goldstein Yoga with Jillian on Sundays at 9:30am on The Hill at Depot Park for ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: 200 SE Depot Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $5/child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Painting with a Twist: Family Fun Neon Snowman

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Joanne Fabric: Learn to Decorate with Frosting for Kids

Learn how to prepare, fill, and use decorating bags, learn basic piping techniques using buttercream and decorating bags with round ...

  • 1:00 pm
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Corks and Colors: All Ages Circle Tree

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience! Canvas options are 12x16in ($20) or 16x20in ($25).

  • 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 3415 W. University Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: $20-25
  • Website: www.corkscolors.com
  • Category: Classes

Japanese Karate for Kids (Ages 5-13)

Discipline, physical fitness, and authentic martial arts training rolled into one class! Gainesville area youth ages 5-13 are welcome to ...

Do Art with Yopp : Mosaics 101 Kids Class

Let us walk your children through this fun creation, allowing them to explore new techniques and learn to love art! ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Slab Lab: Clay Creations at Do Art with Yopp

We'll have slabs of clay out and clay tools for you to use to create your very own masterpiece. Make ...

  • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Japanese Karate for Kids (Ages 5-13)

Discipline, physical fitness, and authentic martial arts training rolled into one class! Gainesville area youth ages 5-13 are welcome to ...

Do Art with Yopp : Polymer Clay Class

Learn polymer clay techniques and skills from our instructors. Polymer is a fun clay material that is easy to create ...

  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Sun Country Sports Broadway Babies

Do you have a little one who loves to move and dance? We have the perfect parent-toddler activity for your ...

  • 9:15 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 S.W. 140th Terrace Jonesville, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10/member $12/non-member
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Classes

Toddler Try It Art Class at Working Food

Let’s celebrate a clean start for the new year with soap and bubbles! A series of open-ended sessions to allow the ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Working Food, 219 NW 10th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: sliding scale: $5-15 for each toddler, plus $1 for additional siblings over age 5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Do Art with Yopp: Kids Canvas

Let us walk you step by step in creating a beautiful masterpiece! Do Art will provide everything you need from ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Homeschool Pottery at Do Art with Yopp

Explore a pottery wheel with an experienced instructor. Each child will get the chance to create their own pot on ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Slab Lab: Clay Creations at Do Art with Yopp

We'll have slabs of clay out and clay tools for you to use to create your very own masterpiece. Make ...

  • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Japanese Karate for Kids (Ages 5-13)

Discipline, physical fitness, and authentic martial arts training rolled into one class! Gainesville area youth ages 5-13 are welcome to ...

Do Art with Yopp : Pottery Wheel Experience

Have you always wanted to try your hand at a pottery wheel? How cool would it be to make your ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Painting with a Twist: Family Fun Bubble Ducky Princess

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Do Art with Yopp : Mosaics 101 Kids Class

Let us walk your children through this fun creation, allowing them to explore new techniques and learn to love art! ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 4780 NW 39th Ave, Suite 5, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Kids Yoga at Depot Park

Join certified yoga instructor Jillian Goldstein Yoga with Jillian on Sundays at 9:30am on The Hill at Depot Park for ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: 200 SE Depot Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $5/child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Painting with a Twist: Family Fun BFF's and Blossoms

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Painting with a Twist: Family Fun BFF's and Blossoms

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...