Events

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Jun
11
Mon
Mysteries Below Ground @ Tallahassee Museum
Jun 11 – Dec 31 all-day
Mysteries Below Ground @ Tallahassee Museum | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

In the first comprehensive and complete exhibit of its kind, Mysteries Below Ground: The Architecture of Ant Nests explores the intricate workings of 25 underground ant nests. This exhibit will reveal the enormous range of size and complexity of ant nest structure and reflects the range of scales in which ants live their lives. The exhibit also dives into Dr. Walter Tschinkel’s method of metal casting and the ways in which metal casting reveals a complete, precise and detailed version of ant nest architecture. Dr. Tschinkel’s casts have been featured in 16 museums around the world, from Paris to Hong Kong, including two casts at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History. This exhibit will only be here until December 31, 2018, so don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity.

Jul
21
Sat
Ballroom Dance -USA Dance Chapter 6010 Tallahassee @ USA Dance Chapter 6010 Tallahassee
Jul 21 all-day
Ballroom Dance -USA Dance Chapter 6010 Tallahassee @ USA Dance Chapter 6010 Tallahassee | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

USA Dance Chapter 6010 -Tallahassee Monthly Dance (Dog Days Of Summer) Free Lesson with admission starts at 6:30pm, Social Dancing starts at 7:30p-10p Members $8, Non-Members $14, Students $5 with ID, Annual Membership $35 and you get your first admission to dance with your annual membership free a savings of $14. Best ballroom playlist and snacks will be served.

St. Marks Photo Club @ St. Mark's Wildlife Refuge
Jul 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Digital photography has made this popular hobby perfect for every age. The St. Marks Photo Club meets on the third Saturday of every month at 9:00 a.m. Meetings may involve review member photos, have a technique or software seminar or go on a photo safari. Rest assured that whatever is on the agenda, having fun will be a definite by-product! Many photographs in this newsletter were provided by members of the Photo Club. This enthusiastic group welcomes new and accomplished photographers. After a morning of exploration, join club members for a hearty meal at one of the area’s restaurants.

Cooking with Kujo @ Legacy Toyota
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cooking with Kujo @ Legacy Toyota | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Kujo is Kurtis Johnson the General Manager of Legacy Toyota. In his prior life, he was a Chef and Sommelier for 17 years. “Cooking with Kujo” is a free ongoing bimonthly seminar with topics such as Cooking Methods, Let’s Grill and Fall Favorites. Join us at our next free event, “Summer Sizzlin!”, on Saturday, July 21, 2018, at 10 am at Legacy Toyota. Class size is limited. Please RSVP to Tamara (850) 558-2347 or by email at tswatts@legacytoyota.com.

Kid’s Free Day at the Challenger Learning Center @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Jul 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

clc kids free dayThe third Saturday of every month is Kid’s Free Day at the CLC! At 10:30am, please join us for Interactive activities, science demonstrations, and a FREE IMAX OR Planetarium show for kids 12 and under (with a paying adult). These activities may include a Chemistry Magic Show presented by members of Alpha Chi Sigma, FSU’s professional chemistry fraternity, a presentation by the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering, and/or presentations by CLC education staff.

Jul
22
Sun
Tallahassee Genealogical Society monthly meeting – Brainstorming Solutions @ LeRoy Collins Public Library - Program Room A
Jul 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Tallahassee Genealogical Society monthly meeting - Brainstorming Solutions @ LeRoy Collins Public Library - Program Room A | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

In this month’s meeting, Tallahassee Genealogical Society members are invited to share their queries with the meeting attendees, so we can brainstorm ideas for breaking those brick walls. Ms. Robin Collins will pre-select no more than 10 submitted well-written queries to discuss during the meeting.
The meeting will be held in Program Room A of the downtown public library, 200 W. Park Ave. Sharing time is at 1:30pm and the meeting starts at 2pm.

Jul
23
Mon
Guided Tours in Florida’s Capital and the Forgotten Coast @ Tallahassee, Florida
Jul 23 all-day

 

Guided Driving and Walking Tours

Conducting the finest guided sight-seeing tours of Florida’s Capital City and the surrounding area including Thomasville, GA and the plantations. Tours can be extended to visit Florida’s Forgotten Coast where you will see white sandy beaches, pristine habitats, historic lighthouses, enchanting museums, and dine on the world famous Apalachicola Bay oysters and other seafood. Please see our reviews on TripAdvisor.

From seniors to students on educational field trips, we cater to visitors of all ages. Also great for convention and meeting attendees, newcomers getting acquainted with the area, your family and guests, as an add-on activity during Family Reunions, social clubs, and organization events. Inquire about our private cultural and heritage guided tours and our step-on-guide and itinerary planning services.

Podemos Hablar Toastmasters Club weekly meeting @ La Fiesta Mexican Restaurant
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Please note that this event reoccurs weekly.  We advise you to call 850-877-7893 or visit online to confirm there has been no interruption before planning to attend.  

banner 3-31-14Toastmasters clubs provide a supportive environment for members to improve their speaking and leadership skills. Our club is a bilingual club for Spanish and English speakers. Native and non-native Spanish speakers are welcome, and we do have some members who are beginning-Spanish speakers. We meet every Monday, except State of Florida Holidays. Please come by and see what we’re about!

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Jul
25
Wed
Beginning Clogging Classes @ Jackson Lodge
Jul 25 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Beginning Clogging Classes @ Jackson Lodge | Tallahassee | Florida | United States
Please note this is a reoccurring event.  We advise you to check on the status of the event offers with the event coordinators before planning to attend.

Beginning clogging classes for all ages! All types of music, for all levels !

Jul
27
Fri
Guided Tours in Florida’s Capital and the Forgotten Coast @ Tallahassee, Florida
Jul 27 all-day

 

Guided Driving and Walking Tours

Conducting the finest guided sight-seeing tours of Florida’s Capital City and the surrounding area including Thomasville, GA and the plantations. Tours can be extended to visit Florida’s Forgotten Coast where you will see white sandy beaches, pristine habitats, historic lighthouses, enchanting museums, and dine on the world famous Apalachicola Bay oysters and other seafood. Please see our reviews on TripAdvisor.

From seniors to students on educational field trips, we cater to visitors of all ages. Also great for convention and meeting attendees, newcomers getting acquainted with the area, your family and guests, as an add-on activity during Family Reunions, social clubs, and organization events. Inquire about our private cultural and heritage guided tours and our step-on-guide and itinerary planning services.

Jul
28
Sat
THE TALLAHASSEE WWII HISTORICAL SOCIETY Invites You to Our Gatherings of World War II Veterans and Friends @ LAKEVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH FELLOWSHIP HALL
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Please note this is a repeating event.  Please confirm there has been no interruption before you plan to attend.  

The World War II Historical Society will pay tribute to the late Abe Schestopol, Lt. Colonial, USAF, Ret. With a presentation of one of the talks he gave on April 28, 2007, entitled “My Life Through the 20th Century.” It begins with his impressions as a child and events surrounding World War I, the Great Depression, and events leading up to World War II.  Abe spent the war in China flying as a navigator on a Billy Mitchell B-25 bomber. He also served in Korea and Viet Nam retiring from the Air
Force as a Lt. Col. Among his medals is the Silver Star. His life spanned most of the 20th Century and his experiences and observations are both interesting and enlightening and certainly entertaining.

Rare Chinese and Japanese WW II artifacts will be on display.

Please tell your friends

OUR SPECIAL THANKS TO THESE FRIENDS WHO HAVE SUPPORTED THE SOCIETY

  • JULIE’S PLACE
  • MERRIL LYNCH
  • AARON JOSEPH & COMPANY
  • SCOTT-BURNETT, INC.
  • SUNRISE CARPET CLEANING
  • USED CAR SUPERMARKET
  • DON’S SHOE & LEATHER REPAIR
  • JOHN CHENEY – ALLSTATE
  • FRED MCCORMACK, ATTORNEY AT LAW
SCIturday at the Challenger Learning Center @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Every Saturday is SCIturday at the Challenger Learning Center! Join us on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month as we offer the brand new science series called SCIturdays.

Visit www.ChallengerTLH.com to register or for more information.

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Jul
30
Mon
Guided Tours in Florida’s Capital and the Forgotten Coast @ Tallahassee, Florida
Jul 30 all-day

 

Guided Driving and Walking Tours

Conducting the finest guided sight-seeing tours of Florida’s Capital City and the surrounding area including Thomasville, GA and the plantations. Tours can be extended to visit Florida’s Forgotten Coast where you will see white sandy beaches, pristine habitats, historic lighthouses, enchanting museums, and dine on the world famous Apalachicola Bay oysters and other seafood. Please see our reviews on TripAdvisor.

From seniors to students on educational field trips, we cater to visitors of all ages. Also great for convention and meeting attendees, newcomers getting acquainted with the area, your family and guests, as an add-on activity during Family Reunions, social clubs, and organization events. Inquire about our private cultural and heritage guided tours and our step-on-guide and itinerary planning services.

Podemos Hablar Toastmasters Club weekly meeting @ La Fiesta Mexican Restaurant
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Please note that this event reoccurs weekly.  We advise you to call 850-877-7893 or visit online to confirm there has been no interruption before planning to attend.  

banner 3-31-14Toastmasters clubs provide a supportive environment for members to improve their speaking and leadership skills. Our club is a bilingual club for Spanish and English speakers. Native and non-native Spanish speakers are welcome, and we do have some members who are beginning-Spanish speakers. We meet every Monday, except State of Florida Holidays. Please come by and see what we’re about!

Learn More