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Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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December

One time classes, workshops, and clinics open to kids and families. 

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Equestrians Unlimited Toddler & Preschool Program

This fun program is specifically for our littlest equestrians! Calling all Toddlers/Preschoolers! Come grab a pony ride and re-introducing: a ...

Joann - Take and Make

Paint yourself a jolly Santa ornament just in time for the holidays! Pick up FREE supplies

Studio TM Kids Stay n' Clay Family Hour

Our Stay n’ clay family clay hour on Saturday Mornings is a hands-on project you make WITH your kiddo! We ...

Aikido for Kids and Teens - FREE

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

Smart Start Mini Christmas Sessions

We sing, we dance, we jingle jangle. Come sing songs about Christmas! Caregivers and children ages 0-10 welcome. Donation suggested as ...

Kids Capoeira

Kids’ Capoeira with Capoeira Massapê Gainesville happens at the SWAG Family Resource Center. Capoeira is a Brazilian martial arts program ...

Cade Museum Inventor Night

Inventor Night Grades 3-6 Children need encouragement and space to expand their understanding of the world and become problem solvers. The ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe An Afternoon of Making Ravioli

Come join us for an afternoon of making pasta and sauce in this class. Students will explore making fresh pasta ...

  • 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $50.00 per person includes all ingredients, supplies, utensils & cooking class instruction as well as printed recipes.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

ESE Dyslexia and Dysgraphia Virtual Parent Workshop

Alachua County Public Schools and the Alachua County Council of PTAs invite families to attend a free, online workshop, “Dyslexia ...

Aikido for Kids and Teens - FREE

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

Studio TM Kids Stay n' Clay Family Hour

Our Stay n’ clay family clay hour on Saturday Mornings is a hands-on project you make WITH your kiddo! We ...

Elite Baseball Christmas Camp

Elite Baseball Christmas camp is live. This camp is open to the public and current Elite players. Ages 7-14

La Leche League Breastfeeding In Person Meeting

We are back in person! Join us the second Saturday of each month at 10am for breastfeeding support, education, friendship, ...

Sun Country Sports Center Dance Jam

Dance Jam is the perfect option for your child if you don’t want to commit to regularly scheduled class, or ...

Corks and Colors: All Ages Winter Llama

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience! Arrive at 12:15 to choose your seat and colors! Only ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe All About Tarts

In this cooking class students will learn to make a butter tart dough from scratch with techniques for filling, designing ...

  • 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $50.00 per person, includes all groceries, supplies, tools, class instruction and printed recipes.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

IndepenDance Studio presents HOLiDANCEfest at Heartwood

Join IndepenDANCE Studio as we celebrate the holiday season with what we do best- DANCE! Our students will be performing ...

  • 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Location: Heartwood Soundstage, 619 S Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $10 Pre-Order Admission Bands available until December 1st. $15 Bands available at the door on a first-come-first-serve basis. Children under 3 years old are free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Smart Start Mini Christmas Sessions

We sing, we dance, we jingle jangle. Come sing songs about Christmas! Caregivers and children ages 0-10 welcome. Donation suggested as ...

Kids Capoeira

Kids’ Capoeira with Capoeira Massapê Gainesville happens at the SWAG Family Resource Center. Capoeira is a Brazilian martial arts program ...

Cade Museum Inventor Night

Inventor Night Grades 3-6 Children need encouragement and space to expand their understanding of the world and become problem solvers. The ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks- Thursdays

Little Sparks is a fun and interactive program that introduces littles (ages 0-5) to science concepts through music, dancing, crafting, ...

UF Softball Catching Only Camp

Camp will cover offensive, defensive, and team concept instruction in a fast-paced, elite learning environment. The limited numbers at camp ...

UF Softball Fall Pitching Camp

Have a chance to work with the Florida Softball pitching staff to improve your pitching mechanics by working on various ...

Aikido for Kids and Teens - FREE

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

UF Softball All Skills Camp

All Florida Gators Softball Camps will be conducted right where the Gators practice and play, the newly renovated Katie Seashole ...

Studio TM Kids Stay n' Clay Family Hour

Our Stay n’ clay family clay hour on Saturday Mornings is a hands-on project you make WITH your kiddo! We ...

La Leche League Breastfeeding Support Virtual Meeting

Please join our Zoom Meeting the 4th Saturday of the month (3rd Saturday in December 2021) at 10am for breastfeeding ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks - Saturdays

Little Sparks is a fun and interactive program that introduces littles (ages 0-5) to science concepts through music, dancing, crafting, ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe Holiday Breads

In this day workshop students learn several types of yeast dough recipes to create traditional Italian Holiday Breads. Each student ...

  • 2:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $50.00 Per Person includes all supplies, class instruction, light snacks, tastings and recipes to take home.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

UF Softball All Skills Camp

All Florida Gators Softball Camps will be conducted right where the Gators practice and play, the newly renovated Katie Seashole ...

Dance Alive presents Class with Clara

Join the charming ‘Clara’, heroine of the Nutcracker Ballet for a princess style ballet class onstage in the Kingdom of ...

  • 4:00 pm
  • Location: Phillips Center 3201 Hull Road Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: Participants $25. Parents who attend the preceding Nutcracker may watch free.
  • Website: dancealive.org
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Kids Capoeira

Kids’ Capoeira with Capoeira Massapê Gainesville happens at the SWAG Family Resource Center. Capoeira is a Brazilian martial arts program ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks- Thursdays

Little Sparks is a fun and interactive program that introduces littles (ages 0-5) to science concepts through music, dancing, crafting, ...

Leslie Tharpe Designs Blacksmith Workshop - Marshmallow Skewers

Let's get ready for some chilly nights and warm s'mores this winter! Swing by for a great afternoon by the ...

Corks and Colors: All Ages Cardinal

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience! Arrive at 12:15 to choose your seat and colors! Only ...

Leslie Tharpe Designs Blacksmith Workshop - BBQ Fork

Jump into blacksmithing techniques while working on your own unique BBQ Fork! All safety gear is provided. Experience not required. ...

UF Gators Lacrosse Camp

Come join us for the Deember 2021 Florida Lacrosse Camps! Enjoy two days of lacrosse instruction with top Division I ...

Kids Capoeira

Kids’ Capoeira with Capoeira Massapê Gainesville happens at the SWAG Family Resource Center. Capoeira is a Brazilian martial arts program ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe Making Biscotti

In this cooking class students will learn to create an Italian favorite traditional Cookie known as Biscotti. Each student will ...

  • 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $50.00 per person, includes all ingredients, supplies, class instruction and printed recipes for each student.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Leslie Tharpe Designs Blacksmith Workshop - BBQ Fork

Jump into blacksmithing techniques while working on your own unique BBQ Fork! All safety gear is provided. Experience not required. ...