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November 12 - 18

Alachua County Library District: Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, crafts, movies, gaming, and ...

UF Shands Breastfeeding Mothers Support Group

Join our breastfeeding support group every Tuesday. Facilitated by Breastfeeding Educators.

  • 11:00 am -  1:30 pm 
  • Location: UF Health Shands North Tower Room 2145, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: cbn.med.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Parenting Strategies for Children with Anxiety

Appropriate for parents of ANY child with anxiety --This is not specific to ESE children. Presented by the Florida Diagnostic and ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: DaySpring Missionary Baptist Church, 1914 1945 North East 8th Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library District: Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, crafts, movies, gaming, and ...

Santa Fe College Zoo Storytime

Join the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo and the Alachua County Library every 2nd Wednesday of the month for Storytime ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo, 3000 NW 83rd St, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free storytime
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, youngsters, with an adult, can meet and greet farm animals ...

Alachua County Library District: Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, crafts, movies, gaming, and ...

Thornebrook Village Tree Lighting and Holiday Concert

Join us as we light the tree accompanied by carols from the Gainesville Youth Chorus. This enchanting event will take ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: 2441 NW 43rd Street, Gainesville FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Career Academy Showcase

For 8th grade parents and students. Time to make your plans for High School! Visit booths for each High School ...

  • 6:30 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Buchholz High School, 5510 Northwest 27th Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.sbac.edu
  • Category: Free

Parenting, Screens and Cyber Bullying Parent Info Night at Celebration UMC

Dr. Jennifer Doty is an Assistant Professor of youth development and prevention science in the Department of Family, Youth, and ...

  • 6:30 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Celebration UMC, 9501 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

Rooterville is open to the public for self-guided tours every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9 am - 3 pm. ...

  • 9:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 5579 Darwood Street Melrose, Florida 32666
  • Cost: Tours are free. The recommended donation for your visit is only $10 per person, or $30 per family of four.
  • Website: www.rooterville.org
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library District: Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, crafts, movies, gaming, and ...

Nature Play Days at Tuscawilla Cabin

Come join us for a morning of play at Tuscawilla Prairie! ACT is hosting Nature Play Days at Tuscawilla Cabin. ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Tuscawilla Cabin, 211 SE Tuscawilla Rd. Micanopy, FL 32667
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Holiday Marketplace at First UMC

Join us for the holiday shopping and family fun event of the year on Friday, November 15 and Saturday, November ...

  • 5:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: 419 NE 1st St., Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: $5 entry fee for early bird shopping on Friday with free appetizers and beverages.
  • Website: www.fumcgnv.com
  • Category: Free

Movie in the Park at Heritage Park

The City of Williston is hosting a Movie in the Park sponsored by the youth group of the First United ...

Depot Park parkrun

All ages and abilities are welcome! Join us for Depot Park parkrun's free weekly 5k to run, jog, walk, or ...

  • 7:30 am -  9:00 am 
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Family Fishing Day

Fishing for Success hosts monthly events that provide families the opportunity to fish together in a safe and fun setting ...

  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 7922 NW 71st Street, Gainesville FL 32653
  • Cost: free
  • Website: sfrc.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Holiday Marketplace at First UMC

Join us for the holiday shopping and family fun event of the year on Friday, November 15 and Saturday, November ...

  • 8:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 419 NE 1st St., Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: Free entry on Saturday
  • Website: www.fumcgnv.com
  • Category: Free

UF Type 1 Diabetes Risk Screening Event

No Appointment Necessary. The TrialNet team from UF will be screening eligible relatives of people with type 1 diabetes through ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: UF Clinical & Translational Research Building, 2004 Mowry Road, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: trialnet.diabetes.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Aikido for Kids and Teens

Join us at Aikido of Gainesville, Inc. on Saturday for free Kids and Teens Aikido! Whats the catch? None, it's ...

Career Discoveries Day

Middle and high school students and their families can learn more about career options in Alachua County at the 5th ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Buchholz High School, 5510 Northwest 27th Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

Rooterville is open to the public for self-guided tours every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9 am - 3 pm. ...

  • 9:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 5579 Darwood Street Melrose, Florida 32666
  • Cost: Tours are free. The recommended donation for your visit is only $10 per person, or $30 per family of four.
  • Website: www.rooterville.org
  • Category: Free

Senior Recreation Center Arts and Crafts Show

More than 60 local artists will be offering a wide variety of beautiful and unique handcrafted items. Free parking & ...

  • 9:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Alachua County Senior Recreation Center, 5701 NW 34th Blvd, Gainesville Florida 32653
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Wildflowers Yoga Grand Opening

Please join us to officially celebrate the opening of our beloved neighborhood studio! You get to enjoy FREE yoga classes ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Wildflowers Yoga, 205 NW 10th ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library District: Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, crafts, movies, gaming, and ...

FTS Fall Festival

Join us for some family fun! Games, music, food and friends. Food is available for purchase.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Fundamental Therapy Solutions, 250 NW 76th Drive, Gainesville FL 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Family Fest Hosted by Shift Church

Join us as we put on an amazing event for the community of Gainesville. Food, music, games, prizes, rides and ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 3215 NW 15th Ave 32605 Westwood middle
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.Shift-Church.com
  • Category: Free

Gainesville Downtown Festival and Art Show

North Florida’s art scene swings into high gear on Saturday, November 16, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, ...

Guitar Center Free Workshop: Learn to Play Ukulele

Guitar Center is proud to offer this beginner ukulele group workshop for all of our newest ukulele players. Every customer ...

Nekter Gainesville Grand Opening

We are kicking off our Grand Opening event with FREE smoothies and juices (16oz.), $35 juice cleanses and FREE swag ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Nekter Juice Bar, 1404 W. University Ave, Suite 30, Gainesville, Florida 32603
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Santa Arrives at The Oaks Mall

Santa Claus will be arriving by firetruck to The Oaks Mall!

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: Oaks Mall, (Main Entrance between Loft and Red Robin) 6419 Newberry Road Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.theoaksmall.com
  • Category: Free

Sunshine State Babywearing Weekend Meeting

Sunshine State Babywearing, Inc. is a public charity whose mission is to provide babywearing education and support to caregivers in ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: LifeSouth Community Blood Centers, 4039 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Audi Gainesville Cars and Que

Join us the 3rd Saturday of each month for a friendly gathering of automotive enthusiasts! We will have free brats, ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Audi Gainesville, 1920 N Main Street, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Comprehensive Women's Health Birth Center's 1st Birthday Celebration

Join us in celebrating the 1st birthday of The Birth Center at Comprehensive Women's Health. Food, fun, vendors and cake!

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: 4454 NW 6th Place, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Headquarters Library Sensory Storytime

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

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: 401 East University Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

In-store Event at Target: LOL Suprise Winter Disco

Find the sparkle of the season at the L.O.L. Surprise! Winter Disco event at your local Target. Color cutout sunglasses, ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: 3970 SW Archer Road, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.target.com
  • Category: Free

Mill Creek Farm Retirement Home for Horses

Bring a bag (or bags) of carrots to feed the horses on Saturdays! The Retirement Home for Horses provides lifetime ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 20307 NW C.R. 235A, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free (bring a bag of carrots to feed the horses)
  • Website: millcreekfarm.org
  • Category: Free

Community Capoeira at Bo Diddley Plaza

Every Saturday, join us at BDP for a free Capoeira class! Capoeira is a type of Brazilian Martial Arts that ...

Belk Winterfest

Join us for WinterFest as we celebrate Frozen 2, enjoy cool treats and meet Santa!

  • 12:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Belk, Oaks Mall, 6275 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Opening Day Parade

We are so excited to invite the community to our 2019 Santa's Wonderland Opening Day Parade! Starting at 5PM on ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Fitness Fest at Depot Park

Join the UF Diabetes Institute for a free health and wellness event at Depot Park to celebrate National Diabetes Awareness ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Depot Park, 874 S.E. 4th Street, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

Rooterville is open to the public for self-guided tours every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9 am - 3 pm. ...

  • 9:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 5579 Darwood Street Melrose, Florida 32666
  • Cost: Tours are free. The recommended donation for your visit is only $10 per person, or $30 per family of four.
  • Website: www.rooterville.org
  • Category: Free

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Sundays

Enjoy Free photos with Santa, free actvities, crafts and games! Get a Bass Pass to see Santa! A Bass Pass is required ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL, 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.basspro.com
  • Category: Free

Gainesville Downtown Festival and Art Show

North Florida’s art scene swings into high gear on Saturday, November 16, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, ...

Alachua Main Street Fall Festival

Shop with local businesses and unique street vendors while strolling the Main Street of Historic Downtown Alachua. Food vendors, live ...

  • 11:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Main Street, Alachua, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library District: Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, crafts, movies, gaming, and ...

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: multiple locations
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

UF Carillon Recital

The UF Carillon Studio Concert Series offers listeners the chance to hear the UF Carillon performed in a 50-minute recital. ...

  • 3:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Century Tower Carillon, 375 Newell Dr, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: arts.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Thanksgiving Food Festival at Magnolia Parke

One Love Cafe & Taste are partnering up once again to bring the Gainesville community a family friendly night of ...

  • 4:00 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: One Love Cafe, 4989 NW 40th Pl, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library District: Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, crafts, movies, gaming, and ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Weekdays

Enjoy Free photos with Santa, free actvities, crafts and games! Get a Bass Pass to see Santa! A Bass Pass is required ...

  • 5:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL, 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.basspro.com
  • Category: Free
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