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Discovery Zone Anniversary Celebration

Celebrate the second anniversary of the Florida Museum’s Discovery Zone featuring: Games Giveaways Hands-on activities A birthday card for visitors to sign Live Insect Encounters Creation ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Painting with a Twist Kids Camp: Mystical Creatures

Campers will explore their creative side through paintings and other related activities. They will paint a 16X20 painting and create ...

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

Summer movies for kids at Regal! Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express ...

Battle of the Books at High Springs Library

Weekly team meetings to discuss the selected books in preparation for the Battle of the Books Finale in July.

Summer at the Library- Menestrelli Dog Show at Waldo Library

A special dog show with 9 funny and very entertaining dogs. These dogs know how to climb stairs, perform somersaults, ...

2nd and Charles Summer Fun

Join us this summer for family friendly events and activities. July 13 Pete the Cat July 17 Fancy Nancy July 20 Disney Celebration ...

Battle of the Books Prep at Library Partnership Branch Library

Weekly team meetings to discuss the selected books in preparation for the Battle of the Books Finale in July.

FOODIEspace: Candy Sushi at Tower Road Library

Join us as we make sushi--out of candy!

Summer at the Library- Menestrelli Dog Show at Cone Park Library

A special dog show with 9 funny and very entertaining dogs. These dogs know how to climb stairs, perform somersaults, ...

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
  • Website: liceauthority.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Other

Movies on the Big Screen at First Magnitude

This summer, we're putting the biggest movies on our biggest screen! Come out on Wednesday nights to watch some of ...

Painting with a Twist Kids Camp: Mystical Creatures

Campers will explore their creative side through paintings and other related activities. They will paint a 16X20 painting and create ...

Summer at the Library- Menestrelli Dog Show at Hawthorne Library

A special dog show with 9 funny and very entertaining dogs. These dogs know how to climb stairs, perform somersaults, ...

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Our Family Summer Event is finally here! On EVERY Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday (starting Saturday June 22nd) from 12 - ...

Battle of the Books for Teens at Tower Road Library

A weekly meeting for anyone participating in the Battle of the Books competition for the Tower Road branch. Anyone who wishes ...

Summer at the Library- Menestrelli Dog Show at HQ Library

A special dog show with 9 funny and very entertaining dogs. These dogs know how to climb stairs, perform somersaults, ...

Battle of the Books for Teens at Waldo Branch Library

Join the Waldo Battle of the Books Team - Read the three books and meet weekly or as often as ...

Mickle Pool Family Fun Nights

On Thursday and Friday nights Andrew R. Mickle Sr. Pool offers extended hours for family swim time! From 5 to ...

Kids Painting Class at Lanza Gallery

Join us for this fun painting class. For ages 7-16. Pre-registration required.

  • 5:30 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Lanza Gallery & Art Supply, 23645 W. US Hwy 27, High Springs FL
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.lanzagallery.com
  • Category: Classes

A Very Harry Summer at Blackadder Brewing Company

Blackadder Brewing is back with our summer Brew & View! And this summer - it's all Harry, Harry Potter that ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Blackadder Brewing Company, 618 NW 60th St Ste A, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: free event
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Mermaid Princesses at Trinity's Day Spa with Tinsel by April

Trinity’s Day Spa and Tinsel by April are teaming up to offer spa manicures or pedicures plus 12 strands of ...

  • 1:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Trinitys Day Spa 2441 NW 43rd St Suite 11B (Thornebrook village), Gainesville, Fl
  • Cost: $48, must schedule time in advance
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library- Menestrelli Dog Show at High Springs Library

A special dog show with 9 funny and very entertaining dogs. These dogs know how to climb stairs, perform somersaults, ...

Alachua Parks and Play Field Days

Come join us for our free one-day neighborhood Parks & Play Field Day Events this summer! Food, music, bounce houses, ...

Summer at the Library- Menestrelli Dog Show at Millhopper Library

A special dog show with 9 funny and very entertaining dogs. These dogs know how to climb stairs, perform somersaults, ...

Mickle Pool Family Fun Nights

On Thursday and Friday nights Andrew R. Mickle Sr. Pool offers extended hours for family swim time! From 5 to ...

Hillary Cowart the Magic Man at Conestogas

Join Hillary Cowart at Conestogas in Alachua every Friday and Saturday night for magic and balloons.

SOLD OUT Cade Museum Movie Screening: Apollo 11

To commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, the Cade Museum will be hosting a movie screening ...

Florida Museum hosts free Creative B movie ‘Fantastic Voyage’

The Florida Museum is hosting a screening of “Fantastic Voyage,” released in 1966 and rated PG, at the museum on ...

Free Fridays Concert Series

The region’s longest-running and largest free outdoor concert series features local and regional musical talent at the newly renovated Bo ...

8th Avenue Dash and Splash

It’s time to be challenged! Come participate in four races to keep fit and have fun this summer! This year ...

  • 8:00 am 
  • Location: Westside Pool, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Online/Early Bird Registration Fee City Resident: $19.00*; Non-City Resident $25.50 On-site Registration Fee City Resident: $25.50*; Non-City Resident: $38.00
  • Website: www.cityofgainesville.org
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Carson Springs Wildlife Safari Zoo Camp

Join us for Carson Springs Wildlife Conservation's Zoo Safari Camp 2019! Kids aged 6 and older can come be a ...

Infant Massage at Comprehensive Women's Health

Join us for an infant massage class.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 724 NW 43rd Street, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: $70/baby
  • Website: cwhfl.com
  • Category: Classes

Apollo 11 Moon Landing- 50th Anniversary Celebration Weekend at the Cade Museum

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the 1969 Apollo 11 mission & first walk on the Moon at the Cade. Special ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Adults (18+): $12.50 | Youth (ages 5-17): $7.50 | Child (ages 0-4): Free | Seniors + College Students: $10 |
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

O'Leno State Park: What's the Point

Come join a ranger at O'Leno State Park to learn about Native American stone points. You will have the opportunity ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: O'Leno State Park, 410 SE O'Leno Park Rd., High Springs, Florida 32643
  • Cost: Free with park admission - $5 per vehicle (up to 8 people)
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Pop-Up Florida Museum: First Moon Walk's 50th Anniversary

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first walk on the moon and view seldom-seen artifacts from the Apollo, Gemini and ...

Saporito Anniversary Celebration

Make plans to join us Saturday, July 20, to celebrate 4 years in business! Hors d’oeuvres, balsamic spritzers, a chocolate fountain, ...

  • 10:00 am -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Saporito Oil, Vinegar, Spice 4401 NW 25th Pl, Ste D, Gainesville, Florida 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Summer Splash Day at the Elks Lodge

Summer Splash Day Sponsored by the Gainesville Elks Lodge #990 On July 20st, the Gainesville Elks Lodge will be holding a “Summer ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: 2424 NW 23rd Blvd, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Donations accepted
  • Website: www.elks.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Headquarters Library Sensory Storytime

Join us for a special storytime created in cooperation with the Center for Autism Related Disorders (CARD) This storytime will ...

Summer Heatwave Teen Pool Party

Want to cool off and avoid the summer heat? Come to one of our pool parties! Enjoy free swimming, dancing, ...

  • 11:30 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: H. Spurgeon Cherry (Westside) Pool, 1001 NW 31st DriveGainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.cityofgainesville.org
  • Category: Free

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Our Family Summer Event is finally here! On EVERY Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday (starting Saturday June 22nd) from 12 - ...

Reptile Roundup at PetSmart

Come in & hold a bearded dragon, create a mini habitat & more on 6/22 from 12-2pm.

Mommy and Me BodyFlow Class

Join us for a 45min. Express BodyFlow class geared towards Mommies and their littles (all ages welcome, but geared more ...

  • 1:30 pm -  2:15 pm 
  • Location: AUXO Fitness, 4994 NW 39th Ave. Suite D, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.auxofitness.com
  • Category: Classes

2nd and Charles Summer Fun

Join us this summer for family friendly events and activities. July 13 Pete the Cat July 17 Fancy Nancy July 20 Disney Celebration ...

Mamma Mia at Gainesville Community Playhouse

ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: Vam York Theater, 4039 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Adult $23, Senior $19, Child/Student $12
  • Website: www.gcplayhouse.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Summer Adventure at Books-A-Million

Join our Summer Reading Adventure with activities and surprises featuring everyone's favorite Wimpy Kid.

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Books A Million, 6111 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL, 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Moon Landing Anniversary at Millhopper Library

The whole family is welcome to visit the Micanopy Branch at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, July 20 for our Moon Landing ...

Eclipse Show at the Kika Silva Pla Planetarium

You see the moon all the time, but do you know its story? Why is it there, why does it ...

  • 5:00 pm -  5:45 pm 
  • Location: 3000 NW 83rd Street, Building X, Room 129, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $6 for adults, and $4 for children (ages 4-12 years old), senior citizens (Ages 60+) and UF Gator-1 / Military ID holders. Admission is free for anyone 3 years old or younger, and anyone with a valid Santa Fe College ID also receives free admission.
  • Website: www.sfcollege.edu
  • Category: Family Fun, Shows & Concerts

Hillary Cowart the Magic Man at Conestogas

Join Hillary Cowart at Conestogas in Alachua every Friday and Saturday night for magic and balloons.

Apollo 11 Moon Landing- 50th Anniversary Celebration Weekend at the Cade Museum

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the 1969 Apollo 11 mission & first walk on the Moon at the Cade. Special ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Adults (18+): $12.50 | Youth (ages 5-17): $7.50 | Child (ages 0-4): Free | Seniors + College Students: $10 |
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park: Community Sundays

In an effort to support the families of our community, Camp Kulaqua opens the River Ranch during specific Sundays during ...

  • 10:00 am -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: River Ranch Water Park, 23400 NW 212 Ave, High Springs FL 32643
  • Cost: $12.50/person | Children 3 and under are free
  • Website: www.kulaqua.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Our Family Summer Event is finally here! On EVERY Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday (starting Saturday June 22nd) from 12 - ...

Mamma Mia at Gainesville Community Playhouse

ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: Vam York Theater, 4039 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Adult $23, Senior $19, Child/Student $12
  • Website: www.gcplayhouse.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Peaceful Paths' Bingo Night at High Dive

You heard it right! Bingo's cool again and we're making it even "cooler" by playing for a great cause! Come ...

  • 4:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: 210 SW 2nd Ave, Ste A, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Summer at the Library- Wild Wonders Animal Show at Millhopper Library

Wild Wonders presents Whaaba! Whaaba! - a musical journey of discovery using animals from around the world. Mike Rossi will be ...

Kids Baking Classes at The Flour Pot Bakery

Join us for Kids Baking Classes at The Flour Pot Cafe and Bakery! For ages 5-12. The first week is ...

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: The Flour Pot Cafe and Bakery, 13005 SW 1st Rd, Ste 137 Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $50/class, pre-register
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Summer at the Library- Wild Wonders Animal Show at Alachua Library

Wild Wonders presents Whaaba! Whaaba! - a musical journey of discovery using animals from around the world. Mike Rossi will be ...

Battle of the Books at Millhopper Library

Join Millhopper's Battle of the Books for Teens team. Meet once a week to discuss and quiz each other on ...

Battle of the Books at Alachua Library

Alachua Branch Battle of the Books team meeting for Teens.

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

Summer movies for kids at Regal! Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express ...

Summer Fun in the Kitchen at Saporito

Calling Young Foodies! Healthy Food Habits for Youngsters! Learn to use extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar with simple summer ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Saporito Oil, Vinegar, Spice 4401 NW 25th Pl, Ste D, Gainesville, Florida 32606
  • Cost: $10/child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

The Wizard of Oz at the Hippodrome Theatre

The Hippodrome Summer Spectacular Camp is proud to present The Wizard of Oz. When the lights go up and Dorothy finds ...

Summer at the Library- Wild Wonders Animal Show at HQ Library

Wild Wonders presents Whaaba! Whaaba! - a musical journey of discovery using animals from around the world. Mike Rossi will be ...

Keys to School Success - a parent's guide to Skyward

Need help navigating Skyward? Homework time driving you crazy? The Keys to Student Success class will help you learn how ...

  • 4:30 pm -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: Cone Park Branch Library Meeting Room, 2801 E University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational, Free

Breastfeeding Club

Community Transformers Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Helping African American Mother’s say “YES” to Breastfeeding Peer Counselors: Kiara Hall & Alexus Kong Agenda: ● ...

  • 5:30 pm -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Cone Park Branch Library, 2841 E University Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32641
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational, Free

A Very Harry Summer at Blackadder Brewing Company

Blackadder Brewing is back with our summer Brew & View! And this summer - it's all Harry, Harry Potter that ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Blackadder Brewing Company, 618 NW 60th St Ste A, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: free event
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Prenatal Yoga at Gentle Journey Midwifery and Birth Center

Kori Brooks and the Gentle Journey Midwifery and Birth Center hosts Create & Restore, a restorative prenatal yoga class designed ...