Events

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Aug
20
Mon
Guided Tours in Florida’s Capital and the Forgotten Coast @ Tallahassee, Florida
Aug 20 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.

Aug
21
Tue
Chuck E. Cheese Reading with Chuck E. @ Chuck E. Cheese's
Aug 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join Chuck E. every Tuesday night for a story time.

Each child gets 10 free tokens.

Aug
22
Wed
Baby Time & Story Time @ Leon County Library
Aug 22 @ 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.

 

 

 

R.O.A.R. at Dave’s Pizza Garage @ Dave's Pizza Garage
Aug 22 @ 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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Beginning Clogging Classes @ Jackson Lodge
Aug 22 @ 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 !

Aug
24
Fri
Guided Tours in Florida’s Capital and the Forgotten Coast @ Tallahassee, Florida
Aug 24 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.

Toddler Story Time @ St. Peter's Anglican Church
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Children four and under and their parents are invited each Friday to gather for stories, songs, and a craft. We provide coffee and tea for the parents and snacks for everyone. This is a great way to make new friends, grow young minds, and expand imaginations.

Contra Dance @ Tallahassee Senior Center Ballroom
Aug 24 @ 7:15 pm – 10:30 pm
Contra Dance @ Tallahassee Senior Center Ballroom |  |  |

Join us for another great contra dance in the second floor ballroom of the Tallahassee Senior Center. No experience necessary and you do not need to bring a partner. A caller teaches each dance before the music begins and a live string band plays the tunes. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. This is a great way to connect with community members of all ages!

Aug
25
Sat
Cocoa-Cola Racing Weekend @ Wild Adventures Theme Park
Aug 25 – Aug 26 all-day

There’s a bottle-popping, Coke-fizzing kind of excitement in the air at Wild Adventures as the park welcomes racers for a weekend of fun!

Free Day at Mission San Luis @ Mission San Luis
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Free Day at Mission San Luis @ Mission San Luis |  |  |

Explore Tallahassee’s premier attraction for FREE on August 25th and then act as a “tour guide” by coming back another day with friends and family. See the spectacular Apalachee Council House and more when you experience history coming to life at Mission San Luis: Florida’s Apalachee-Spanish Living History Museum.

Activities for guests:
— Archery
— Atlatl spearthrowing
— Drills at the Fort
— Crafts for kids
Demos:
— Blacksmithing at the Forge
— Historic cooking at the Spanish House

Keep cool with Big Easy Snowballs, who are scheduled to be onsite.

And remember to always think of us when you have out-of-town guests visiting!

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We’ll be doing our BACK-TO-SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIIVE
so if you are able, please bring donations of NEW items, such as:
Backpacks
Composition books
Erasers
Facial tissues
Folders (pocket & prong)
Glue sticks
Hand sanitizer
Highlighters
Pencil boxes
Ring binders (2” & 3”)
Rulers
Contributions by check

–Thank you!!!
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See PHOTOS of other Summer Free Days at https://www.flickr.com/photos/37224609@N05/collections/72157627343839334/

SCIturday – Mission: VR Experience (ages 9 -99) @ Challenger Learning Center
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 am
SCIturday – Mission: VR Experience (ages 9 -99) @ Challenger Learning Center  | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Become a Mission: VR Explorer! Embark on an exciting Virtual Reality journey to explore new worlds, visit new places and experience adventures all in Virtual Reality. Presented by LMichelleMedia ! To register visit: www.challengerTLH.com.

SCIturday at the Challenger Learning Center @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Aug 25 @ 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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Families in Nature @ St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

This is a repeating event.  Please call (850) 925-6121 to confirm there has been no interruption.  

 

Fourth Saturday of each month.Families In Nature

11 am -2 pm. Meet at Nature’s Classroom.

Engages the whole family in scavenger hunt, crafts, and other activities. Different theme each month. Free after refuge admission.

Please call (850)925-6121 to register (required). Free after refuge admission.

Southern Gals’ Boutique: Back to School Edition @ Gallop's Family Center
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Southern Gals' Boutique: Back to School Edition @ Gallop's Family Center | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Southern Gals are a fabulous, diverse group of local small business-women that meet up every season to share their current goods & services with the folks in and around Tallahassee, FL. Members of our charming group represent LuLaRoe, LipSense, Arbonne, Rodan + Fields, Young Living essential oils, Premier Jewelry, Paparazzi, Mary Kay, L’BRI, Scentsy, India Hicks, Pampered Chef, Plunder Design, Avon, photography, handmade/custom vinyl designs, jewelry and bath products. We meet & add wonderful new friends all the time! Participation & products vary at each event (because these ladies stay busy!), so every season offers something new to our guests. Stop by and visit with us! We do drawings every hour, so you may win a fabulous prize from one of our vendors.

Aug
27
Mon
Guided Tours in Florida’s Capital and the Forgotten Coast @ Tallahassee, Florida
Aug 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.