Gainesville

Stay at Home Fun

This page lists kids activities that can be done while staying at home in the Gainesville, Florida area. Listings include virtual events, online resources, mobile services, curbside pickup activities, and more.
Kids Gainesville: Stay at Home Fun - Fun 4 Gator Kids
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A Very Good Deed Gift Cards of Gratitude

We're collecting donations to support local businesses and give back to our community. Print out and ...

Aikido of Gainesville Storytelling

Join Aikido of Gainesville for Storytime Online! Listen to Japanese folk tales.

Alachua Conservation Trust Keep Florida Wild Virtual Series

Keep Florida Wild is a new virtual series from ACT that includes digital content and interactive opp ...

Alachua County Library Online Resources

Download books, audiobooks, magazines, and music onto your mobile device from our library's digital ...

Alachua County Library Stay at Home Fun for Kids

The Alachua County Library website has a kids page with lots of fun resources: Music and Movement ...

Alachua County Rainbow Hunt

In an effort to brighten streets and neighborhoods and spread a little cheer, children in Brooklyn, ...

Allied Capoeira League Gainesville Online

*Online -Tune in daily on our Facebook page for some family friendly capoeira! *Online - Strong S ...

2020 NW 6th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32609
APEX Martial Arts Creative Classes Online

Now offering online classes! Email for details. APEX Martial Arts is your premiere source for in ...

1315 S. Main Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Balance 180 Free Online Classes

Join coach Marykate Crowley for Tiny Tots Time Online! ** Update May 4th: offering free Zoom Virtua ...

Bear Hunt Fun

Here are some neighborhoods participating in Bear Hunts! Country Way Fletcher Park Newberry Oaks ...

Blaze DIY Pizza Kits

Offering individual, Two, or Four Small Pizza kits! Everything you need to recreate your favorite ...

$8.95-18.95
3617 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL, 32608
Blue Highway Pizza Kits

Pizza kits are now available through online ordering. Fun for the entire family. Comes with dough, ...

Blueberry U-Pick Farms

There are some Blueberry Farms in our area that open for U-Pick! Check out the list.

Bouncers Balloons and Characters Visits

If you need help celebrating a Birthday, we can help! We can send a character or balloons to your ho ...

Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention - Educational Programs

While the Cade Museum is temporarily closed, we are offering fun, STEAM lessons & activities that yo ...

Camp Invention - At Home Learning Resources

Make learning fun and easy with our at-home activity guide. Inspired by our NIHF Inductees and test ...

City of Gainesville DIY Challenges

Join us for DIY Challenges, using the 3-R’s (Re-purpose, Reuse and Recycle). Follow the instructions ...

Corks and Colors Studio To Go Art Kits

Reminiscing on all the fun we had for Mother’s Day last year. There’s still time this week! 1. Pick ...

Every Wednesday and Saturday
Hours: 11am-2pm
3415 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL, 32607
Do Art with Yopp Curbside Pickup Art Projects

We have put together some art bags for you to do at home! Make mom something functional and unforge ...

Wednesdays & Thursdays
Hours: 12:30-3pm
$15, ($10 for pet rocks)
4780 NW 39th Ave #5, Gainesville, FL, 32606
Dunkin' Donuts DIY Donut Kits

Hey Gainesville, DIY Donut Kits from Dunkin’ are now available at participating store locations! The ...

$5.99 for 6 donuts, frosting & sprinkles
8181 NW 38th Ln Unit #1, Gainesville, FL, 32606
Fabulous Faces Entertainment Front Door Balloon Delivery

Bring a smile to your loved ones face with fabulous balloons delivered to your door.

Florida 4-H - Studio 4H

Florida 4H Presents: Studio 4-H! Be sure to tune in here and your local 4-H county's page for daily ...

Florida Fencing Academy- Online Classes

*Online footwork classes via zoom! The online group footwork classes will be Tuesdays and Thursda ...

1925 NW 2nd Street, Gainesville, FL, 32609
Florida Museum SciArt Virtual Showcase Submissions

Looking for creative ways to spend time at home? Join the Florida Museum and Santa Fe College Art Ga ...

April 23-June 5
Florida Musuem's Online Guide

Did you know you can visit the Museum online instead of in person? While we’re practicing social dis ...

Florida Sea Grant's Bite-Sized Science Webinars

Every weekday at 4 p.m. EST from April 20 through May 29 (except Memorial Day), Florida Sea Grant wi ...

Weekdays, April 20-May 29 (except Memorial Day)
Hours: 4pm
free
Florida State Parks: Parks from Anywhere- Online

Parks From Anywhere -- an online destination for educational & interactive activities focused on our ...

French Fun Food & Foreign Languages via Skype

Welcome to the realm of Foreign Language Education where FUN and FOOD are an integral part of the pr ...

8520 NW 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL, 32607
Girl Scouts Virtual Weekly Meetings

Join us for our virtual troop meeting at 5:30 pm. Any girl in grades K-12 is welcome to attend. If y ...

Tuesdays
Hours: 5:30pm
GNV Creates Weekly Art Challenge

We invite you to join a creative weekly challenge. Each week we will post a new topic to inspire you ...

Goloka Yoga for Kids- Online

Join me, Ms Mohini in an online kids yoga class! The children will receive the benefits of yoga By e ...

donations accepted
Greater Gainesville Chamber of Commerce Coloring Book

Are your kids a little too interested in being part of your video conference calls? Do you need an a ...

Harn at Home

While the Harn Museum of Art is closed to the public, we enourage you to get creative at home. We lo ...

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th g ...

Monday, Wednesday, Friday
I Am STEM Live

Are you looking for fun STEM activities to do with your kids while schools are closed? I AM STEM is ...

Wednesdays, starting April 8 at 1pm
JOANN Fabric and Craft Stores- Craft at Home with Joann

Check back every weekday for fresh video inspiration at 10am and 7pm!

Monday-Friday
Hours: 10am and 7pm
free
Kids Yoga and Signs with Kori Brooks - Online

The completely unique fusion of Yoga, Breath and American Sign Language now offered over Zoom Thursd ...

Online Thursdays and Saturdays
LONG Creations My COVID-19 2020 Time Capsule Free Printable

We are all living through history right now and I thought a "time capsule" would be an amazing way t ...

Lowe's Kids Workshops Online

For the parents struggling to plan a full day of activities while you’re housebound, this one’s for ...

MAGnify

Gainesville is a tight-knit community - and community is the thing we’re missing the most. We decide ...

Maple Street Biscuit Company Build-A-Biscuit Kits

Looking for new activities for your family? Build a Biscuit Kits include 6 biscuits, our house-made ...

Available starting April 15
$15
Mathnasium at Home

With Mathnasium@home you get the same instructors and Mathnasium Method™ as at our center, but onlin ...

5835 SW 75th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Meridian Behavioral Healthcare Inc. Online

* Online -We will be hosting Webinar Wednesdays at 1:00 PM each week. The webinars will be 1-2 hours ...

Michaels Facebook Live Craft Events

For a limited time, each Wednesday at 1PM EST, tune in to Michaels Facebook Live Craft Events for a ...

Wednesdays at 1pm
Morningside Nature Center Coloring Pages Online

While the farm is currently closed to visitors, you can still enjoy some coloring pages that are usu ...

Okito America- Online Classes

Alachua County, we have joined the ZOOMNation! Martial Arts classes now offered via Zoom by the Bes ...

6900 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Pinspiration Take Home Craft Kits

Want a pick-me-up for Mom that you can pick up? Look no further than your local Pinspiration. You ...

$20/kit
1132 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL, 32606