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Holy Trinity Episcopal Church Backpack Blessing

Back to school blessing for students, families and all involved in education will be on Sunday, August 7 at the ...

  • 10:30 am 
  • Location: Holy Trinity Episcopal Church 100 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL, 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Perspectives in the Park Speaker Series

Hogtown Creek Headwaters Nature Park is pleased to start our Perspectives in the Park speaker series! On the first Sunday ...

  • 12:00 pm -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Hogtown Creek Headwaters Park 1500 NW 45th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

JG’s Barber Lounge presents Back 2 School Supply Drive

Free food, drinks, school supplies and backpacks (while supplies last). Don’t forget to enter the raffle for our sponsored kid’s haircuts ...

  • 1:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 4000 W Newberry Road, Suite H, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Williston Back to School Drive-thru Bash

This Drive-Thru event will provide Free Backpacks filled with school supplies, snacks, resource information and other goodies for PreK up ...

  • 1:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: see description for exact locations, Williston, FL, 32696
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Family Invention Lab Launches STEM Programs

Get your gears running and join us in our Family Invention Lab, brought to you by our MakerSpace team! Come ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: Headquarters Library (Meeting Room A) 401 East University Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

High Springs Back 2 School Giveaway

Spirit of Excellence HS Campus Pastor Andrew Miller and the Chamber of Commerce 2nd Annual Back to School Giveaway! * 500 ...

  • 4:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: High Springs Civic Center 330 NW Santa Fe Blvd, High Springs, FL, 32643
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Trinity's Day Spa presents Back 2 School Braid Bash at MLK Center

Trinity’s Day Spa presents the 2nd Annual Back2School Braid Bash Two- Five free feed in braids only! Free manicures. Hair will ...

  • 9:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: MLK Center 1028 Northeast 14th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Public Schools: Empowerment Summit

Families are invited to the Empowerment Summit set for August 8 at Trinity United Methodist Church. Sponsored by Florida Credit ...

  • 5:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Trinity United Methodist Church 4000 NW 53rd Ave Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Partnership for Strong Families: Fort White Back to School Bash

Partnership for Strong Families’ Columbia Children’s Partnership Council Presents: Fort White Back to School Bash Grades K-12 Featuring free backpacks, select supplies, ...

  • 5:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Fort White High School 17828 FL-47, Fort White, FL, 32038
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Chalk the Walk at Depot Park

Chalk the Walk is a FREE program designed for children ages 2-5 (accompanied by an adult) to provide an opportunity ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Depot Park 874 SE 4th St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Music and Movement - Library Partnership Branch

Music and Movement is great for children. It enables children to learn new words and concepts through activities such as ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Library Partnership Branch 912 NE 16th Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Baby Time at Headquarters Branch

Join us for a story time filled with rhymes, songs, bounces and more geared for babies and their caregivers. Babies will ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Headquarters Library Youth Services Area 401 E University Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Teen Crafts: Create Your Own Accessories - Tower Road Branch

Join us for a chance to craft and create your own accessories for your bag or yourself. It's all about accessorizing! ...

  • 3:30 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Tower Road Branch Teen Space 3020 SW 75th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Teen Book Discussion

The new Teen Book Discussion Group will discuss novels and nonfiction books of your choice. Once a month, we’ll meet ...

Summer at the Library: Teen Book Discussion

Join this virtual program to discuss your favorite book that you read this month. Teen virtual program where participants have a ...

  • 4:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Online eBranch Zoom
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Florida Gators Soccer vs. North Florida (Exhibition)

Help cheer on the Gators Soccer team!

Alachua County Library Mandala Mania: Newberry Branch

Gain some inner peace with the relaxing art of drawing mandalas. If you think mandalas are too complicated for you to ...

  • 3:15 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Newberry Branch Meeting Room 110 South Seaboard Drive Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Japanese Calligraphy and Language Club at Hawthorne Branch

Learn more about this Far East country from our most eastern library branch! Konnichi-wa! Or as we say in English, hello! ...

  • 4:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Hawthorne Branch Meeting Room 6640 SE 221 Street, Hawthorne, FL 32640
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Museum Nights: Block pARTy

Join the Harn Museum of Art and its cultural plaza partners the Phillips Center for Performing Arts and the Florida ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: SW 34th Street and Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Anime Club - Library Partnership Branch

Join us for two episodes of a crowd-favorite anime every Friday at 4:30 pm! Come hang out at LPSF and catch ...

  • 4:30 pm -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: Library Partnership Branch 912 NE 16th Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Florida Gators Soccer vs. Tampa (Exhibition)

Help cheer on the Gators Soccer team!

Free Friday Concert Series

The Free Fridays Concert Series is back with a great lineup of local and regional bands.

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Bo Diddley Plaza 111 E. University Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.gainesvillefl.gov
  • Category: Free

UF IFAS Family Fishing Days

FFS hosts monthly events (March through November) that provide families the opportunity to fish together in a safe and fun ...

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

Free Cheer Clinic at Momentum Dance Arts

MTC let's go!!! Momentum Team Cheer will officially kick off in September but we will be hosting a free Cheer ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Momentum Dance (upper level studio, to the left of life south) 15634 NW US Highway 441, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.momentumdancearts.com
  • Category: Free

Back to School Bash

Bring the kids for a free, fun Back to School Bash! Slip N' Slide, Sprinkler Fun, Water Balloon Toss, Arts ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Kanapaha Presbyterian Church 6221 SW 75th Terrace, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.kanapaha.net
  • Category: Free

Celebration United Methodist Church Free Water Day

Join us for a free Water Day, August 13th from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm! We will have a bounce ...

  • 10:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Celebration United Methodist Church 9501 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Virtual Reality at Micanopy Branch

Virtual Reality! Saturday, August 13 2:00pm - 3:00pm Add to Calendar Are you curious about virtual reality? Join us to experience VR with Oculus ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Micanopy Branch Dance Hall 706 NE Cholokka Blvd, Micanopy, FL 32667
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Paleontology in the Park

Calling fossil-lovers of all ages! If you love paleontology and all things fossil-related! Complete a fossil-finding expedition with the help ...

  • 2:30 pm -  4:30 pm 
  • Location: Depot Park, 870 SE 4th St. Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Creatology Paint and Art Supplies Demo

Come in-store and learn about our Creatology brand! We will show you everything Creatology has to offer for the budding ...

  • 3:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Free