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Wednesday Birding Walks at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Discover the rich diversity of birds (and maybe some rarities!) at north-central Florida's newest birding hotspot in a 2-3-hour walking ...

First Day Hike at Dudley Farm

Come in for a fun morning. Follow a birding guide through the farmstead woods. Learn about and perhaps catch a ...

First Day Hike at Paynes Prairie

Start the new year off with a hike at Paynes Prairie. Join a park ranger on a guided walk on Bolen ...

First Day Hike at Gilchrist Blue Springs

Happy new year! Enjoy a 1-mile ranger-led hike on the Blue Trail. Explore a pristine area of the park that ...

Double Parkrun at Depot Park

What is a "park-run double"? We're so glad you asked! A "double" is the one day each year when parkrun HQ ...

Flip Factory Zone Mommy and Me Playgroup

Come and play with your kids and fellow moms and dads of Alachua County for flipping good time at Flip ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville Florida, 32605
  • Cost: $13 (1 hr of jump and jungle gym) for 1 adult and one child 5 years and under.
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  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Pottery Wheel Class at Do Art with Yopp

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

Frank Shorter Mile and Mustache Run Kids Race

Ring in the New Year with a fast mile! Our traditional Frank Shorter mile will kick off your new year ...

  • 11:00 am 
  • Location: Westside Park, 1001 NW 31st Drive, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: FREE for current FTC members and kids; $10 for non-members.
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  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Carson Springs Wildlife New Years Tours

Great way to ring in the new year meeting our wonderful animals and contributing to saving species. Come on out ...

High Springs BMX New Years Day Race

Get 2020 points of to a quick start with our 5th annual New Year's Day Race! Registration and practice 2:30-4pm Race ...

Homework Helpers with LCS

Is homework a daily battle in your home? Does your child often feel defeated or frustrated while doing homework? Bring ...

  • 3:30 pm -  4:30 pm 
  • Location: LCS Integrative Counseling and Consulting, 4703 NW 53rd Ave Suite A-2, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: $20/child ( 5 sessions for $60)
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  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Lice Check Clinic

Join us every Wednesday evening, by appointment only. Sign up and reserve your spot for our next screening.

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Haile Medical Professional Bldg, 4809 SW 91st Terrace, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $15 for adults, $10 for kids under 10 | Always free for previous clients
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  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Other