Gainesville Family Events Calendar

The Fun 4 Gator Kids Calendar is the most comprehensive online family calendar in the Gainesville area. Please let us know if you are aware of an event that is not listed! Listings are FREE! Submit an Event

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Saturday Tot Time with Ponies

"Tot Time" is a "mommy and me" style activity for children 18 months to 6 years of age! Children will ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Hunter Ventures Farm, 18004 SW 83 Ave., Archer, Florida 32618
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Corks and Colors Winter Handprints

Come in anytime between 1 and 2:30 to paint your background, choose your design, and let us help with a ...

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: starting from $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

Free Tinkergarten Trial

Tinkergarten is a research-based program designed to kids develop and get ready for school and life through outdoor, play-based learning ...

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

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: starting from $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

Saturday Tot Time with Ponies

"Tot Time" is a "mommy and me" style activity for children 18 months to 6 years of age! Children will ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Hunter Ventures Farm, 18004 SW 83 Ave., Archer, Florida 32618
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Corks and Colors: All Ages Happy Cloud

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

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: starting from $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 ...

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

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 ...

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. ...

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

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: starting from $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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Saturday Tot Time with Ponies

"Tot Time" is a "mommy and me" style activity for children 18 months to 6 years of age! Children will ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Hunter Ventures Farm, 18004 SW 83 Ave., Archer, Florida 32618
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.facebook.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).

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: starting from $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

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

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

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

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: starting from $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

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

Saturday Tot Time with Ponies

"Tot Time" is a "mommy and me" style activity for children 18 months to 6 years of age! Children will ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Hunter Ventures Farm, 18004 SW 83 Ave., Archer, Florida 32618
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Vision Volleyball Skills Clinic

All ages and skill levels welcome for a Christmas Volleyball Skills Clinic.

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: starting from $15
  • Website: doartstudios.com
  • Category: Classes

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

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: starting from $15
  • Website: doartstudios.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

Saturday Tot Time with Ponies

"Tot Time" is a "mommy and me" style activity for children 18 months to 6 years of age! Children will ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Hunter Ventures Farm, 18004 SW 83 Ave., Archer, Florida 32618
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.facebook.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: starting from $15
  • Website: doartstudios.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 ...