Free Programs

This page lists free kids programs and classes in the Gainesville, Florida area.
Alachua County Libraries Programming

Alachua County libraries offer a variety of story times and arts and craft programs for children and ...

Alachua County Recycles - Outreach and Education Programs

Alachua County Recycles offers FREE programs to community groups that are interested in learning abo ...

Alachua County Sheriff's Office - Teen Driver Challenge

Parents, help your teens become better and safer drivers through our 8 hour, free 1 day Teen Driver ...

2621 SE Hawthorne Road, Gainesville, FL, 32641
City of Gainesville Summer Heatwave

Summer Heatwave program for teens! Basketball and Pool Parties! Come join our coed basketball pr ...

June 3-August 1 Coed Baskeball
Martin Luther King Jr. Multipurpose Center 1028 NE 14th Street, Gainesville, Florida
Family Fishing Days

Family Fishing Day are held once each month at the UF/IFAS fishing ponds. As always, all family memb ...

7922 NW 71st Street, Gainesville, FL, 32653
Florida Museum of Natural History - Archeology Workshops

The Florida Museum of Natural History offers free workshops for all ages throughout the year. Pre-re ...

3215 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL, 32611
Harn Museum -Tot Time

Join us the first Friday of each month at 11 am for an engaging tour and art-making program for chil ...

First Friday of the month at 11am
Age: 2 yrs - 5 yrs
3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL, 32611
Harn Museum Nights

Join us for our once-a-month event where we are open in the evenings. Museum Nights offer multiple a ...

Second Thursday of the month: 6pm - 9pm
3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL, 32611
Home Depot Kids Workshops

The Kids Workshops are FREE how-to clinics for children. Recommended for ages 5 through 12. All Kids ...

1st Saturday of the Month: 9am - 12pm
Age: 5 yrs - 12 yrs
JCPenney Kids Zone

Join us on the Second Saturday of every month, free crafts, snacks, drinks, goody bags and more! Pa ...

2nd Saturday of every month
6481 W Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL, 32605
Morningside Nature Center Programs

Barnyard Buddies:FREE. Every Wednesday, Sept.–May, at 3:00 pm at the Living History Farm. Morningsi ...

September - May
3540 E. University Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32641
UF Engineering Gator Trax

GatorTRAX is a free K-12 math and engineering outreach program that is run through the combined effo ...

select Saturdays
UF IFAS Backyard Bark Beetles Citizen Science Project

The University of Florida presents the Backyard Bark Beetles, a citizen science project that provide ...