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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

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1st Saturday Ranger Led Tour at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Sweetwater Wetlands Park is hosting in-person, socially distant tours! Online pre-registration through Eventbrite is required. Only 10 spaces per tour ...

  • 8:30 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Road, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free with park admission ($5/vehicle, $2 for pedestrians, vans and bikes).
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

At the gate, please take a map of the Sanctuary. On the back, the map includes some highlights of Rooterville ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 5579 Darwood Street Melrose, Florida 32666
  • Cost: Suggested $10 donation per person or $30 for a family of four
  • Website: www.rooterville.org
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Kanapaha Botanical Gardens Guided Tour

Kanapaha is offering a guided tour on the first Saturday of every month starting at 10:00am. We ask that those ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 4700 S.W. 58th Drive, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Adults: $10 Children (ages 5-13): $5 Children under 5: Free (when accompanied by parent). Free for Members. Group rates available for tours.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Carson Springs Wildlife Easter Walking Tour

Great family events for Easter Saturday. Kids get candy and meet the Easter Bunny. Great, outdoor fun for the whole ...

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

At the gate, please take a map of the Sanctuary. On the back, the map includes some highlights of Rooterville ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 5579 Darwood Street Melrose, Florida 32666
  • Cost: Suggested $10 donation per person or $30 for a family of four
  • Website: www.rooterville.org
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Foster Care and Adoption Info Night

Join us for a Virtual Foster Care and Adoption Info Night on Zoom! We will introduce you to the process ...

Oak Hall Saturday Tours

We are excited to welcome prospective families to our campus for Saturday tours starting in January. The Admission Team looks ...

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

At the gate, please take a map of the Sanctuary. On the back, the map includes some highlights of Rooterville ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 5579 Darwood Street Melrose, Florida 32666
  • Cost: Suggested $10 donation per person or $30 for a family of four
  • Website: www.rooterville.org
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Gainesville Health & Wellness Fair

The 4th Annual Gainesville Health & Wellness Fair is free, family friendly, and outdoors to ensure the community’s safety. Face ...

  • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: University of Florida (UF) HealthStreet: 2401 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Tours/Informational

UF Vet Med Virtual Pre-Vet Advising Talk

JOIN US FOR A VIRTUAL "HOW TO GET INTO VET SCHOOL" TALK ON APRIL 10, 2021, FROM 11:00 A.M. TO ...

2nd Sunday Ranger Led Tour at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Sweetwater Wetlands Park is hosting in-person, socially distant tours! Online pre-registration through Eventbrite is required. Only 10 spaces per tour ...

  • 8:30 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Road, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free with park admission ($5/vehicle, $2 for pedestrians, vans and bikes).
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

At the gate, please take a map of the Sanctuary. On the back, the map includes some highlights of Rooterville ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 5579 Darwood Street Melrose, Florida 32666
  • Cost: Suggested $10 donation per person or $30 for a family of four
  • Website: www.rooterville.org
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

At the gate, please take a map of the Sanctuary. On the back, the map includes some highlights of Rooterville ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 5579 Darwood Street Melrose, Florida 32666
  • Cost: Suggested $10 donation per person or $30 for a family of four
  • Website: www.rooterville.org
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Bat Appreciation Day at Blackadder Brewing Company

Celebrating Bats couldn't be any easier! Join Lubee Bat Conservancy for National Bat Appreciation Day in celebration of all things ...

Wildflower Farm Field Day

Wildflowers of Florida Inc. in Alachua offers 30 acres of spring wildflowers in bloom, and they are waiting for you! ...

  • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Wildflowers of Florida Inc., 27715 NW 107th St, Alachua, Florida 32615
  • Cost: $10 | Free for members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

At the gate, please take a map of the Sanctuary. On the back, the map includes some highlights of Rooterville ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 5579 Darwood Street Melrose, Florida 32666
  • Cost: Suggested $10 donation per person or $30 for a family of four
  • Website: www.rooterville.org
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Florida Museum hosts ‘Museum in the Parks: Plants’ at San Felasco April 19

Learn about Florida’s plants by exploring collections, hiking and participating in socially distanced activities with Florida Museum of Natural History ...

Transitioning to Kindergarten Webinar

Our last webinar for this school year will focus on how to prepare for Kindergarten Round-Up. If you have a ...

Transitioning to Kindergarten Webinar

Our last webinar for this school year will focus on how to prepare for Kindergarten Round-Up. If you have a ...

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

At the gate, please take a map of the Sanctuary. On the back, the map includes some highlights of Rooterville ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 5579 Darwood Street Melrose, Florida 32666
  • Cost: Suggested $10 donation per person or $30 for a family of four
  • Website: www.rooterville.org
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Carson Springs Wildlife Spring Safari Open House

Fun animal adventure for the whole family! Wander on your own, see Big cat feeding demos, interact with a variety ...

LLL Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy Zoom Meeting

Join us for breastfeeding support and socializing on Zoom the 2nd Saturday of the month! An accredited Leader will be ...

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

At the gate, please take a map of the Sanctuary. On the back, the map includes some highlights of Rooterville ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 5579 Darwood Street Melrose, Florida 32666
  • Cost: Suggested $10 donation per person or $30 for a family of four
  • Website: www.rooterville.org
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Alachua County Schools VIRTUAL Kindergarten Round-Up

Kindergarten Round-Up is a districtwide event to welcome our Kindergarten students and their families to Alachua County Public Schools. They'll ...

UF Health Shands Breastfeeding Support Group

We meet every Friday. Bring your breastfeeding babies, regardless of where you delivered and the child's age (siblings welcome too) ...

  • 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
  • Location: Room 9433 at Shands North Tower: 1515 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: Free and lunch is provided
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Tours/Informational