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Tallahassee Civic Chorale @ Tallahassee Civic Chorale
Aug 19 – Sep 6 all-day
Tallahassee Civic Chorale @ Tallahassee Civic Chorale

Registration to sing with the Tallahassee Civic Chorale will be held Aug. 23, 30 and Sept. 6 at 6:30pm in room CH165 on the campus of Tallahassee Community College. All voices are welcome; no auditions required. Rehearsals Tuesdays from 7-9pm until the Dec. 13th concert. $40 for the fall term (or $100 for the entire 3 semester year). Students $15; free for TCC students taking MUN 1310. More info www.civicchorale.org; email sing@civicchorale.org; call 942-1893

“The Secret Life of Pets” in IMAX 3D @ Challenger Learning Center IMAX Theatre
Aug 31 all-day

For their fifth fully-animated feature-film collaboration, Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures present “The Secret Life of Pets”, a comedy about the lives our pets lead after we leave for work or school each day. Comedy superstars Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet and Kevin Hart make their animated feature-film debuts in The Secret Life of Pets, which co-stars Ellie Kemper, Lake Bell, Jenny Slate, Bobby Moynihan, Hannibal Buress and Albert Brooks. Illumination founder and CEO Chris Meledandri and his longtime collaborator Janet Healy produce the film directed by Chris Renaud (Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2), co-directed by Yarrow Cheney and written by Brian Lynch and Cinco Paul & Ken Daurio. The “Secret Life Of Pets” is only playing at the Challenger Learning Center for ONE WEEK, don’t miss this “hilarious and heartwarming” film on our 5-story high IMAX 3D screen!

For more information and showtimes, visit www.ChallengerTLH.com.

Capital City Pedicabs offer a unique riding experience! @ Capital City Pedicabs
Aug 31 all-day

image3Discover the many ways you can experience and enjoy a unique ride with Capital City Pedicabs!

Video: Check out Capital City Pedicabs in action

Video: Get to know Capital City Pedicabs

First Friday
Come out to First Friday in Railroad Square and leave the pedaling to us. Let us get you to the art park and back, around the park and more! Starting at $5 plus tips. Our professional pedicab drivers are here for you to help enhance the event!

Cascades Park
Let our Pedicabs take you around the park, to and from parking and more at Cascades Park events!

Civic Center
Let us take you from the event to your cars or around town for some more local fun! Look for us on the outside of the civic center for pedicab pick up!

Pokemon Pedicab Rides
Book your Pokemon Pedicab Rides Today! Hatch your eggs faster from a pedicab while seeing what Tallahassee has to offer! Inquire about rates today!

Let us make your special day stand out with our wedding services! Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties, Grand Entrance/Exit, Guest Shuttle Service and more, we have you covered! Inquire about rates today!

Date Nights
See what Tallahassee has to offer as we take you around the Gaines Street, Downtown, FSU Campus, FSU Collegetown, All Saints and Railroad Square areas! Inquire about rates today!

Florida State University
Catch a Pedicab on campus for your alternative transportation needs. Whether you are getting out of an event at The Student Life Cinema, catching a bite at The Den, hanging out at Strozier Library, going to and from the bars at Wescott Fountain, and more, leave the pedaling to us! $5 on campus and $10 off campus flat rates. Don’t forget to tip your drivers, they are pedaling hard for it!

Explore the historic downtown chain of parks on our pedicab tour. $25.00 per person plus tips.

Would you like to join their team?


Champions Club at Doak Tours Are Available Daily @ Champions Club
Aug 31 all-day

Champions Club at Doak Tours Are Available Daily



“I’ve been reading about it, but I had no idea it was THIS big.”

champions club

(New Club Level seating in the south endzone at Doak)

These are the comments of visitors taking tours of the new Champions Club level seating area at Doak, which is now in its final days of construction. We want every Seminole fan thinking of buying club seats to take private tour and see it for themselves.

Champions Club new and old













See the new Club Level seating area plus the new video board in the north endzone. Call 1.850.644.1830 (option 1) to schedule a tour.



scoreboard at doak(New Video Board being installed at Doak)

Pas de Vie Ballet’s Fall Class Registration @ Pas de Vie Ballet Studio
Aug 31 all-day
Pas de Vie Ballet's Fall Class Registration @ Pas de Vie Ballet Studio | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Fall classes begin September 6th and run through Dec. 16. Classes include: Mommy and Me – ages 18 months to 3 years; Creative Movement – ages 3-4; Ballet, Pointe, Pas de Deux, Lyrical, Tap, Hip Hop and Jazz – ages 5 through adult. Free Boy’s and Men’s Ballet classes on Saturdays.

Aug 31 all-day

Collage_FotorpurpleRHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS! Recreational and competitive rhythmic for girls age 5-18.

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for September Classes!
For class information, visit http://mayela-rhythmic.com/

What is Rhythmic Gymnastics?

Rhythmic Gymnastics is a beautiful, elegant sport in which one dances with their favorite music using hand apparatus.

Mayela’s rhythmic gymnastics class is a fun recreational (non-competitive) class for children ages 5 to 17.  The students will be taught rhythmic gymnastics technique. Rhythmic gymnastics body positions and techniques are derived from classical ballet.

They will learn apparatus skills and body skills (pivots/turns, jumps/leaps, balances and flexibility) and learn to combine them to perform beautiful rhythmic gymnastics routines.   We will be working with all five rhythmic gymnastics apparatus; hoop, ball, clubs, ribbon and rope.  For each hand apparatus there are basic skills specific to that particular instrument.

Mayela’s rhythmic gymnastics class provides students a positive and creative atmosphere that builds confidence and self-esteem. The students will have fun with the apparatus and will learn to use them in fun and spectacular ways. Gymnasts will have the freedom to create and develop artistically.

Mayela’s rhythmic gymnastics class enables every gymnast to progress at their own pace, developing body awareness, flexibility, strength, and confidence.

Recreational Class Information

Our Rhythmic Gymnastics recreational classes are for girls age 5 to 17. We meet on Saturdays and Sundays at Gym Force Gymnastics in Tallahassee, Florida.

Beginners 1beginners 2 and intermediate recreational rhythmic classes are for girls age 7-17 and are one and a half hours long.

-Our Little Stars class is for girls age 5 and 6. This class is one hour long.

To save a spot for the 2016-2017 season you must fill out a registration form through our website (link at the bottom of page).

Important Dates for the 2016/2017 season

Please save the following dates on your calendars!

Registration Day: Saturday August 27, 2016 (12:00 p.m. to 3 p.m.)

Saturday groups: registration begins at 12:00 p.m.

Sunday groups: registration begins 1:30 p.m.

Classes begin: September 10, 2016 for Saturday groups,

September 11, 2016 for Sunday groups.

End of term: Saturday April 22, 2017 End of the year class/party for all groups

Mandatory Individual Groups Show Practice at the FSU circus tent: Saturday March 25, 2017

Mandatory Show Rehearsal at the FSU circus tent: Sunday March 26th, 2017

Mandatory Show Rehearsal with costumes at Gym Force: Saturday April 1, 2017

Spring Show 2017, Show Day: Sunday April 2nd, 2017


1- A one-time yearly registration fee of $35 (due on registration day).

2– The total tuition cost for our 2016/2017 term (September 10 – April 22nd) is $480

Payment options: 

*Full payment: Get 10% off if the tuition is paid in full by September 25th, 2016.

*Monthly payments: You can pay for the $480 tuition cost in 7 monthly payments divided as follows:

1st payment- $120.00 which is due on registration day (August, 27th 2016).

6 monthly payments- $60 per month (Oct 2016 – March 2017). Monthly payments are due by the 15th day of each month.

3Show performance fee is due no later than November 15th 2016. Click here for Show and performance fee information.

Registration – is now open!

No payments are due at this time but you must complete a registration form to save your spot.  Click on the “click here to register” link below.

On registration day, August 27 2016, we will be at the gym, Gym Force Gymnastics, so that you can come and sign the waiver forms and make any payments due at that time. More detailed information will be sent to you when we receive your registration form.

To save a spot for your child please fill out a registration form. One per child please.

*********    Click Here to Register    *********

What class do you sign up for?

-Little Stars

Our Little Stars class is for girls age five and six. Four year olds who will turn five by January 2017 are welcome too!

Little Stars class will meet Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

-Beginners 1 (ages 7-14)

All new students with little or no experience in dance and/or gymnastics must register for Beginners 1 class.

Beginners 1 class will meet Saturdays from 1 p.m – 2:30 p.m.

-Beginners 2 (ages 7-15)

Beginners 2 is for students who do have experience with dance and/or gymnastics. Must be able to perform cartwheels, front rolls, bridge (pushing off from the floor).

Beginners 2 class will meet Sundays from 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

-Intermediates (ages 9-17)

Students who have an intermediate to advanced level in dance, gymnastics or rhythmic gymnastics can sign up for the intermediates group.

The intermediates group will meet Sundays from  1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

-Competitive Team (ages 8-17)

Students who are interested in joining our competitive rhythmic gymnastics group contact me.

Click here for the competitive practice schedule.

Tickets for Saturdays at Doak: The Best Game Day Experience for FSU Fans @ Doak Campbell Stadium
Aug 31 all-day
Baby Time & Story Time @ Leon County Library
Aug 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Librray imageFree and open to the public. Don’t forget to check out some books with your little one while you’re there. Library cards are free for Leon County residents.

Today’s Programs 


  • Baby Time – 10:30 AM – Main Library (200 W. Park Avenue, downtown) – Bring $2 for parking in case you stay longer than 1 hour.
  • Baby Time – 10:30 AM – Northeast Branch (5513 Thomasville Road, across from Walmart) – Parking is free.
  • Preschool Story Time – 10:30 AM – Eastside Branch (1583 Pedrick Road, near Buck Lake) – Parking is free.

Program Cancellations

Programming is usually suspended for a full week (or more) around holidays, summer time and winter break.  Please check the library’s online calendar for updates because the cancellations may not be reflected here.


What is Baby Time?


Baby time is geared toward infants, babies and toddlers up to about 2 1/2 years old (older children are certainly welcome, too).  A librarian leads the group in short stories, songs and fingerplays.  Children sit with their parent/caregiver in chairs or on the ground.




Mattress Firm Foster Kids School Drive @ Mattress Firm (every store location in Tallahassee)
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Mattress Firm Foster Kids School Drive @ Mattress Firm (every store location in Tallahassee) | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Through Sept. 4, 2016, all 5 Mattress Firm stores in Tallahassee will host a school supply drive, the third of Mattress Firm Foster Kids’ six annual donation drives to benefit local foster youth and families. During normal store hours, Mattress Firm will accept school supplies and monetary contributions to help give local foster children the confidence they need to succeed as a new school year begins. All items collected will be donated to Children’s Home Society of Florida and Florida Baptist Children’s Homes at the end of the eight-week drive.

Throughout the year, Mattress Firm Foster Kids will hold drives at its Tallahassee-area stores to collect items and raise funds to help thousands of local foster children. Donations from each drive will be distributed to partner organizations in the community.

R.O.A.R. at Dave’s Pizza Garage @ Dave's Pizza Garage
Aug 31 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Reach Out And Read

All children are welcome.  100+ books to choose from.  5:30 to 6 children’s reading time.  6 to 6:30 read along with special guest readers.  Slices of pizza only $2 each.

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