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Gainesville Family Events Calendar

The Fun 4 Gator Kids Calendar is the most comprehensive online family calendar in the Gainesville area. Please let us know if you are aware of an event that is not listed! Listings are FREE! Submit an Event

PLEASE NOTE: Events and programs are subject to last minute cancellations and changes. Before attending, please contact the business or event host to confirm that the event/program is still taking place, and to register or RSVP if required.


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Sunshine State Babywearing Weekday Meeting

Join us at our monthly weekday meeting to discuss, inquire, learn and celebrate babywearing. Our lending library, Volunteer Babywearing Instructors, ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 2602 NW 6th St, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Family Fun Online

Tune in to Michaels Facebook LIVE every Wednesday at 1pm for a fun family activity!

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Bouncers July 4th Bike Parade

Decorate your bike, scooter, stroller etc with red/white/blue decor. Participate in our 2nd annual bike parade! Top 3 winners will ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 3401 NW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: parade entry is free!
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Lake Santa Fe Boat Parade

A long-standing tradition on Lake Santa Fe is the annual 4th of July Boat Parade. Typically the circumnavigation begins at ...

  • 11:00 am
  • Location: Lake Santa Fe Park, Northeast State Road 26, Melrose, Florida
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.melrosefl.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual Event: Red, White, and OSO Blue

In-person tickets are sold out. Please make plans to join us by watching the live online performance! Join the OSO Brass ...

WUFT's Fanfares from Home

WUFT's FANFARES & FIREWORKS is on hiatus for 2020, however the Independence Day celebration will continue. Enjoy this special broadcast ...

WUFT's Fanfares from Home

WUFT's FANFARES & FIREWORKS is on hiatus for 2020, however the Independence Day celebration will continue. Enjoy this special broadcast ...

WUFT's Fanfares from Home

WUFT's FANFARES & FIREWORKS is on hiatus for 2020, however the Independence Day celebration will continue. Enjoy this special broadcast ...

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Virtual Storytime at the Santa Fe College Zoo

** We will post a virtual story time video around 10 a.m. on Wednesday for you to enjoy from home!** Join ...

Michaels Family Fun Online

Tune in to Michaels Facebook LIVE every Wednesday at 1pm for a fun family activity!

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Alachua County School Board Workshop

A school board workshop on July 8 at 2 p.m. will include a presentation on the draft school re-opening plan, ...

Step Up For Students Income-Based Scholarships Parent Workshop

This workshop will provide parents with information about how to qualify and apply for the Florida Tax Credit and Family ...

Huntington Learning Center Live Webinar: How to Talk to your Child About Difficult Situations

Children are dealing with many emotions right now. There's still time to register for today's webinar to get tips on ...

Kickball with the Cops in Archer

Bring your kids to Wilson Robinson Park on July 10th for Our First Annual Kickball with the Cops with Alachua ...

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Wilson Robinson Park, Archer FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

City of Archer Unity Walk

Come out to the City of Archer Unity Walk. On Saturday July 11 at 10:00 the walk will begin at ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Archer Community Center, Archer FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Self-Compassion Workshop for Parent/Guardians

The Crisis Center is facilitating a three part (1 hour a week for 3 weeks) virtual self-compassion workshop for parents ...

  • 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Location: online
  • Cost: free, registration required
  • Website: docs.google.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Virtual Foster Parent Orientation with Camelot Community Care

Loving Homes-Loving Families Wanted. Orientation for Therapeutic Foster Parents on how to become a foster parent. Information and class dates ...

Free Produce at Rawlings Elementary School

We will be handing out boxes at Rawlings Elementary from 11-1.

Step Up For Students Gardiner Scholarship Parent Workshop

This workshop will provide parents with information about how to qualify and apply for the Gardiner Scholarship for children with ...

Supporting Literacy Skills in the Early Grades

Join Dr. Paige Pullen of University of Florida Lastinger Center and Jenn Faber of Florida's Grade-Level Reading Campaign for a ...

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Michaels Family Fun Online

Tune in to Michaels Facebook LIVE every Wednesday at 1pm for a fun family activity!

Free Produce at Eastside High School

We will be handing out boxes of produce at Eastside High School from 11-1.

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Eastside High School, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Free Food Distribution at Lubavitch-Chabad

Everyone is welcome to pick up boxes of fruits and vegetables for you and your family and friends, while supplies ...

  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Lubavitch-Chabad, 2021 NW 5th Avenue, Gainesville FL 32603
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Free Community Outdoor Family Yoga

Experience the many benefits of yoga that is safe for kids! Bring the kiddos along, and spend some time in ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Gainesville Health and Fitness Tioga Center
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.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

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Self-Compassion Workshop for Parent/Guardians

The Crisis Center is facilitating a three part (1 hour a week for 3 weeks) virtual self-compassion workshop for parents ...

  • 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Location: online
  • Cost: free, registration required
  • Website: docs.google.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Rally for Safe Reopening

We need our community to come together to demand that our schools are safely reopened. If we cannot safely reopen, ...

  • 5:00 pm
  • Location: Alachua County Public Schools - 620 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

JBF Pre-Sale Events

See below for special shopping times for healthcare workers, educators, and foster parents. Get your FREE ADMISSSION pass online! Join us to ...

  • 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Easton-Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 Northwest 16 Avenue, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: FREE but Advanced ticket required. Visit website for details
  • Website: jbfgainesvilletickets.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Family Fun Online

Tune in to Michaels Facebook LIVE every Wednesday at 1pm for a fun family activity!

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Supporting Our Children During a Global Pandemic with Meridian Behavioral Healthcare

Supporting Our Children During a Global Pandemic: A Webinar Collection Focusing on the Mental Health Needs of Our Youth. Be ...

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

ACT Virtual Event: Fire in Florida

As part of Alachua Conservation Trust's Keep Florida Wild Virtual Series, we invite you to join us on July 23rd ...

Florida Museum hosts free Creative B Trivia Night Online

Go behind-the-scenes and discover how cool it is to work in a museum! In partnership with the UF Creative B ...

Farm Share Community Relief Day

Drive-thru distribution. Food is first come, first served.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Alachua County Fairgrounds, 3100 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville FL 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

PAVE Back to School Rally

You and your children are invited to the Annual Back to School Rally! Backpacks for the first 3,000 kids in ...

  • 9:00 am
  • Location: Alachua County Fairgrounds, 3100 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville FL 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Battle of the Books for Teens 2020

Teams from library branches throughout Alachua County will test their knowledge at Battle of the Books. This year, teens will ...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Kahoot!
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

TCC Free Backpack Giveaway

TCC will be having their School Rocks Annual Free Backpack Give Away this Sunday from 1pm-4pm in Alachua, FL. Backpacks ...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 15560 NW US Highway 441, Alachua, FL 32615-4806, United States
  • Website: facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Sunshine State Babywearing Newborn Wearing Workshop

Join us for a small group session where you will learn how to use a variety of carriers to confidently ...

  • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 2602 NW 6th St, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Free Produce at Metcalfe Elementary

Families are invited to pick up a FREE 10 lb. box of produce on Monday from 11-1 at Metcalfe Elementary. ...

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Metcalfe Elementary: 1250 NE 18th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Self-Compassion Workshop for Parent/Guardians

The Crisis Center is facilitating a three part (1 hour a week for 3 weeks) virtual self-compassion workshop for parents ...

  • 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Location: online
  • Cost: free, registration required
  • Website: docs.google.com
  • Category: Free

Free Produce at Irby Elementary

Families are invited to pick up a FREE 10 lb. box of produce on Monday from 11-1 at Irby Elementary. ...

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Irby Elementary: 13505 NW 140th St, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Step Up For Students Hope Scholarship Parent Workshop

This workshop will provide parents with information about how to qualify and apply for the Hope Scholarship for students who ...

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Michaels Family Fun Online

Tune in to Michaels Facebook LIVE every Wednesday at 1pm for a fun family activity!

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Rightcare COVID-19 Town Hall

At our last Town Hall Meeting on July 15th, we at Right Care Alliance Gainesville reviewed the known facts about ...

Huntington Learning Center Live Webinar: How Parents Can Help Their Children Prepare for the New School Year

The school year may look different, but being prepared will help your child make progress. Register for our webinar to ...

Food Distribution Drive Thru

Fruit and vegetables available FREE of CHARGE. Everyone is welcome to pick up boxes of fruits & vegetables for you, ...

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Gainesville Lodge No. 41, 2207 NW 13th Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Florida Musuem 360: The Making of an Exhibit

Bring the Florida Museum to your home! Take a FREE 360° virtual tour through the South Florida People & Environments ...

Michaels Kids Club Camp Creativity

Sign your family up online for our free Zoom classes featuring a different kids craft each day.

Florida Museum hosts free Creative B Trivia Night Online

Go behind-the-scenes and discover how cool it is to work in a museum! In partnership with the UF Creative B ...

Farm Share Community Relief Day

Drive-thru distribution. Food is first come, first served.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Alachua County Fairgrounds, 3100 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville FL 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Millhopper School of Witchcraft and Wizardry at Millhopper Library

Join the staff of the Millhopper School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (MSWW) for a Facebook Live event to kick off ...

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Millhopper Branch Library, 3145 NW 43rd St, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Florida Museum hosts free Creative B Trivia Night Online

Go behind-the-scenes and discover how cool it is to work in a museum! In partnership with the UF Creative B ...