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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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Gainesville Virtual Big Latch On 2020

Breastfeeding moms will be able to participate in the chance to break a world record for the most mother-child dyads ...

Alachua Police Drive-Thru Backpack Giveaway

t's that time again! As schools prepare to start classes in some form or fashion, we know that backpacks and ...

  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Alachua Elementary School: 13800 NW 152 Place, Alachua, 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.

Virtual Foster Care and Adoption Info Sessions- Partnership for Strong Families

Have you ever considered becoming a foster or adoptive parent? Join us at our August Facebook Live Info Session by requesting ...

UF Literacy Institute Teaching Reading Online Webinars

A six part webinar series for teachers, tutors, and parents

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!

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 ...

UF Literacy Institute Teaching Reading Online Webinars

A six part webinar series for teachers, tutors, and parents

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 ...

Gainesville Live Free Friday Concerts

Announcing GAINESVILLE LIVE!, our new livestreaming concert series featuring solo stay-at-home performances from Free Fridays favorites and new friends! The ...

We Soar, Inc and Community Partners Presents 26th Annual Back to School Bash

Pull up and receive free book bags filled with school supplies, snacks and other items. First come, first serve. Students ...

  • 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Heritage Park Pavilion: 116 Main St. Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

March for Alachua County SAFE School Reopening

Teachers, School Staff/bus drivers, Parents and families....join us for a socially safe protest and march to demand the SAFE Re-opening ...

  • 4:00 pm
  • Location: 620 E University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Toys & More Novice Sunday for Beginners

RC Car Racing Track. Beginners race FREE!

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Toys & More - 2442 N. Main St., Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Help with the FAFSA Webinar

This webinar will assist students with completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The session will include a ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Location: online (hosted by Santa Fe College)
  • Cost: free
  • Website: l.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

UF Literacy Institute Teaching Reading Online Webinars

A six part webinar series for teachers, tutors, and parents

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!

UF Literacy Institute Teaching Reading Online Webinars

A six part webinar series for teachers, tutors, and parents

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 ...

Gainesville Live Free Friday Concerts

Announcing GAINESVILLE LIVE!, our new livestreaming concert series featuring solo stay-at-home performances from Free Fridays favorites and new friends! The ...

Community Outdoor Family Yoga with Melissa Baker

Give your family a space to have fun away from screens and other distractions, and instead to bond, breathe, and ...

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

Florida Museum of Natural History Virtual Mushrooms with the Museum

Join us for a FREE afternoon of virtual fungal fun via Zoom! In partnership with the Florida Academic Lichen and ...

Drive Thru Food Giveaway

The Saint Matthew Baptist Church in partnership with The City of Alachua Recreation Department is hosting a drive thru food ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Saint Matthew Baptist Church of Alachua, FL 15712 NW 140th St, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Moving at Bouncers

Come get some exercise outside for FREE from 9-9:30. Come run, walk, or even bike. We'll have bubbles and music. ...

  • 9:00 am - 9:30 am
  • Location: 3401 NW 34 Street, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: Outside is FREE | Inside is $10/child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

UF Literacy Institute Teaching Reading Online Webinars

A six part webinar series for teachers, tutors, and parents

Einstein School Drive-Thru Book Giveaway

DRIVE-THRU Book Giveaway at The Einstein School on August 19th to celebrate the Amazing Give. Come to the school on ...

  • 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Location: The Einstein School - Gainesville, FL 5910 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • 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!

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 ...

UF Literacy Institute Teaching Reading Online Webinars

A six part webinar series for teachers, tutors, and parents

Gainesville Live Free Friday Concerts

Announcing GAINESVILLE LIVE!, our new livestreaming concert series featuring solo stay-at-home performances from Free Fridays favorites and new friends! The ...

Do Art Creative Learning Studio Open House

Come visit our new space in Thornebrook Village and learn about our new Creative Learning Studio. Limited spots available for ...

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Do Art with Yopp 2441 NW 43 Street, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.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

Mathnasium Free Online Math Lessons

Join us at the Mathnasium Schoolhouse for free math lessons, streamed on Facebook Live! Topics are: Mon, 8/24: Order of Operations ...

Drive Thru Food Giveaway

The Saint Matthew Baptist Church in partnership with The City of Alachua Recreation Department is hosting a drive thru food ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Saint Matthew Baptist Church of Alachua, FL 15712 NW 140th St, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Mathnasium Free Online Math Lessons

Join us at the Mathnasium Schoolhouse for free math lessons, streamed on Facebook Live! Topics are: Mon, 8/24: Order of Operations ...

Virtual Girl Scout Meeting: Build Your Own Robot Party

Join in the fun at our virtual Robot-Building Party! She’ll tap into her inventive side, and you’ll learn how Girl ...

Michaels Family Fun Online

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

Mathnasium Free Online Math Lessons

Join us at the Mathnasium Schoolhouse for free math lessons, streamed on Facebook Live! Topics are: Mon, 8/24: Order of Operations ...

Mathnasium Free Online Math Lessons

Join us at the Mathnasium Schoolhouse for free math lessons, streamed on Facebook Live! Topics are: Mon, 8/24: Order of Operations ...

Virtual Girl Scout Meeting: Build Your Own Robot Party

Join in the fun at our virtual Robot-Building Party. She’ll tap into her inventive side, and you’ll learn how Girl ...

Mathnasium Free Online Math Lessons

Join us at the Mathnasium Schoolhouse for free math lessons, streamed on Facebook Live! Topics are: Mon, 8/24: Order of Operations ...

Gainesville Live Free Friday Concerts

Announcing GAINESVILLE LIVE!, our new livestreaming concert series featuring solo stay-at-home performances from Free Fridays favorites and new friends! The ...

Alachua County Food Giveaway

Every quarter we organize a free food giveaway. Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, we will be distributing the free food ...

  • 9:00 am
  • Location: 3416 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Bouncers Re-Home Old Toys

Do you have gently used toys at home, that are never played with? Bring them to Bouncers....we'll find a home ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: 3401 NW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: receive $2 off admission for your donation. members free, non members $10 per child.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free