Events

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Jun
6
Thu
2019
Performing Arts Summer Program @ The Next Step Performing Arts Studio
Jun 6 – Jul 29 all-day
Performing Arts Summer Program @ The Next Step Performing Arts Studio

At The Next Step we change the lives of young people through the power of the performing arts!

In this 8 weeks program, Students 1st – 12th grades will learn fundamentals and advanced techniques for their discipline within their age group while joining the other ages for a final production. Students will have fun learning acting, singing, and theatre dance for the stage. The summer will conclude with a huge stage production July 26, 2019!

At The Next Step Performing Arts studio everyone gets the chance to be Center Stage. Solos, Duets, Small Ensembles, Large Groups! Get your registration form, fill it out, bring it by or mail it. But HURRY you don’t want to miss taking “The Next Step” this summer!

Registration deadling is May 15th, 2019.

Jun
22
Sat
2019
Summer SCIturdays: Beneath the Waves @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Summer SCIturdays: Beneath the Waves @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee

Go under the sea! Make a beach in a pan to see wave currents shape a coastline, do a gyotaku fish rubbing and explore coral samples with a digital microscope. Receive discounted admission to the 12:00 pm showing of new IMAX documentary Oceans: Our Blue Planet 3D at the box office.

Tallahassee Salsa Dancers Social @ Studio D
Jun 22 @ 9:30 pm – Jun 23 @ 2:00 am
Tallahassee Salsa Dancers Social @ Studio D

Tallahassee Salsa Dancers is hosting our monthly social at Studio D 1105 Apalachee Parkway Unit B, Tallahassee Florida 32301 (Ross Shopping plaza behind Olive Garden).

Workshop- Salsa Workshop with Johnny and Veronica 9:30-10:30 pm– $5 Special DJ Johnny Johnson

Social 10:30 pm- 2:00 am $10

Call 850-339-8463 or email tallahasseesalsadancers@gmail.com for more info

Jun
23
Sun
2019
Tallahassee Genealogical Society monthly meeting – Photograph and Document Imaging for Preservation & Use @ Leon County LeRoy Collins Library
Jun 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Tallahassee Genealogical Society monthly meeting - Photograph and Document Imaging for Preservation & Use @ Leon County LeRoy Collins Library

Sandra Varry will discuss: The basics of imaging (digital images, scanners, cameras); Selecting software and hardware; Planning for imaging in archives; and Using scanning and reproduction services.

Ms. Varry is the Heritage Protocol & University Archivist at Florida State University where she collects, manages, and provides access to FSU’s archive and manages its Heritage Museum. She taught traditional and digital photography for 13 years before becoming a full time archivist.

The meeting will be held in Program Room A of the downtown public library. Sharing time is at 1:30pm and the meeting starts at 2pm.

Jun
29
Sat
2019
Public Mission: Moon Explorers @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Public Mission: Moon Explorers @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee

Recommended for ages 10 and under (age 4 and under requires an accompanying adult)

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 with a mission to space! Travel to the moon aboard the spacecraft simulator, launch a probe to land on the moon’s surface, assemble a paper model of the Space Launch System (SLS) and build a miniature satellite (CubeSat).

Jul
13
Sat
2019
Summer SCIturdays: Lunar Explorers @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Summer SCIturdays: Lunar Explorers @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee

Learn all about Apollo! Celebrate the Apollo 10 dress rehearsal mission by building a capsule to land on the moon, design a lunar rover and explore the moon with simulated scientific tools. Receive discounted admission to the 12:00 pm showing of planetarium show Fly Me to the Moon at the box office.

Jul
27
Sat
2019
Summer SCIturdays: Apollo Astronauts @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Summer SCIturdays: Apollo Astronauts @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11! Test your skills to safely land on the moon with an egg drop contest, design a lunar rover and learn why the Sea of Tranquility was chosen as the Apollo 11 landing spot. Receive discounted admission to the 12:00 pm showing of planetarium show Journey to Space at the box office.

Aug
3
Sat
2019
Kizomba Summer Bash @ Studio D
Aug 3 @ 1:30 pm – Aug 4 @ 1:00 am
Kizomba Summer Bash @ Studio D

Kizomba Summer Bash is an afternoon of workshops and social dancing in Tallahassee, Florida.

Kizomba Workshops 1:30-5:00 pm (chose the workshops that fit your needs)

Social Dancing 10 pm- 1 am

KIZOMBA: Davidson from KUnity is our Kizomba specialist. KUnity is a Dance company focused on educating and promoting awareness of Kizomba, Kompa and Bachata. Davidson has come to Tallahassee to get our dancers trained and comfortable with kizomba.

EVENT SCHEDULE

KIZOMBA WORKSHOPS

1:30 pm- 2:30 pm Kizomba For Beginners- Davidson

3:00 pm- 5:00 pm 2 Hour Kizomba Intermediate Patterns (must have taken a beginner course to attend)- Davidson

SOCIAL DANCING

10 pm- 1 am Social dancing (mix of bachata, kizomba, salsa, and cha cha cha)

Early Bird Rates until 7/2/2019

$10 -Kizomba for Beginners with Davidson (one hour class only for those new to kizomba or those who need help on foundation) including social

$30 -3 Hour Kizomba Bootcamp with Davidson (includes Kizomba for Beginners and Kizomba Intermediate Patterns)- including social

$25- 2 Hour Kizomba Intermediate Patterns with Davidson- including social

Aug
10
Sat
2019
Summer SCIturdays: Mini Meteorologists @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Summer SCIturdays: Mini Meteorologists @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee

It’s a twister! Study hurricanes and tornadoes, make an edible hurricane and build a weather instrument. Receive discounted admission to the 12:00 pm showing of IMAX documentary Backyard Wilderness 3D at the box office.

Aug
24
Sat
2019
Summer SCIturdays: Weather Trackers @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Summer SCIturdays: Weather Trackers @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee

Natural forces collide! Learn to forecast and track hurricanes, examine convection currents and discover why they are so important to weather systems. Receive discounted admission to the 12:00 pm showing of planetarium show Extreme Weather at the box office.

Aug
31
Sat
2019
Public Mission: Return to the Moon @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Public Mission: Return to the Moon @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee

Recommended for ages 8 and up

For the first time since 1972, a crew of astronauts is returning to the Moon. Your mission is to establish a permanent base for Earth observation and determine whether off-Earth settlements are possible. Teams work together and ensure a safe lunar arrival. Sponsored locally by Shell.