Nature and Animal

This page lists programs for kids and families to learn about and/or interact with animals and nature in the Gainesville, Florida area.
Kids Gainesville: Nature and Animal - Fun 4 Gator Kids
Dudley Farm

Dudley Farm Crafts and Demonstrations: A resource person person will teach a variety of domestic ski ...

Wednesdays: 9:30am - 11am
Age: All ages
18730 W. Newberry Road, Newberry, FL, 32669
Family Fishing Days - POSTPONED

TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED. Family Fishing Day are held once each month at the UF/IFAS fishing ponds. ...

March - November
7922 NW 71st Street, Gainesville, FL, 32653
Florida State Parks Junior Ranger Program

Junior Rangers, Explore....The Real Florida! The Florida State Parks Junior Ranger Program provides ...

Hike it Baby

Welcome! We are a community created to help families get outside, hiking and experiencing nature wit ...

Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo

The Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo, a unique 10-acre zoo in Gainesville, Florida, is one of only two ...

3000 N.W. 83rd Street, Gainesville, FL, 32606

New: Live sessions that inspire hands on, playful learning! Tinkergarten is on a mission to elevate ...

Age: 18 months - 8 years
Tuscawilla Learning Center

Our curricula have been developed to correspond with seasonal changes. For example, October focuses ...

Age: 3 yrs - 7 yrs
7204 SE County Road 234, Gainesville, FL, 32641
UF IFAS Backyard Bark Beetles Citizen Science Project

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

UF Thompson Earth Systems Institute: The Insect Effect: Bioblitz with iNaturalist

While many insects can seem like pests, they provide a wide range of services to other plants and an ...

September 1st - December 1st, 2020