Events

Thanks for visiting the Community Calendar.  To stay in-the-know about what’s happening now, you can also sign up for Your Weekly TallyConnection, and we’ll hit your inbox on Friday mornings with a line-up of current events! We make it easy for you to get out and enjoy Tallahassee!  Thank you again for visiting.

Jan
17
Wed
Beginning Clogging Classes @ Jackson Lodge
Jan 17 @ 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 !

Jan
18
Thu
DNA and Genealogy @ LeRoy Collins Public Library
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
DNA and Genealogy @ LeRoy Collins Public Library | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

If you’ve been researching your family tree for awhile, or are just getting started on the journey, you probably have some questions about the use of DNA to help you on your way.
The Tallahassee Genealogical Society wants to help. On Thursday, January 18th, and again on Wednesday, January 24th, from 7 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., TGS member Jay P. Collins will lead a question and answer session at the LeRoy Collins Public Library, Program Room B, on the subject of DNA and your genealogy.
NOTE: this will be a group opportunity for general questions about how DNA works and how to apply it to your research. NO individual counseling will be provided.

These sessions are FREE and open to anyone interested in learning more about genealogical applications for DNA.

Jan
20
Sat
St. Marks Photo Club @ St. Mark's Wildlife Refuge
Jan 20 @ 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.

Introduction to Blacksmithing @ Tallahassee Museum
Jan 20 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Introduction to Blacksmithing @ Tallahassee Museum | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

In this basic introduction to Blacksmithing, participants will work alongside an experienced blacksmith to learn some history and basics of the craft. At the end of each session everyone takes home their very own simple project along with the experience of working in a 1800s period blacksmith shop!
Maximum 3 people per session. Registration deadline: The Wednesday prior to the class by noon.

Kid’s Free Day at the Challenger Learning Center @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Jan 20 @ 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.

Tallahassee Salsa Dancers Monthly Social @ Studio D
Jan 20 @ 9:30 pm – Jan 21 @ 2:30 am
Tallahassee Salsa Dancers Monthly Social @ Studio D | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Tomas Guerrero is an instructor’s instructor. If people teach salsa, they should have at least taken a workshop from him or one of those who have trained with him. Santo Rico is known for teaching Salsa/Mambo dancing, musical understanding, and the principles, foundations and essentials of Salsa/Mambo. Santo Rico and its dance members have traveled to over 45 countries, spanning 6 continents and over 40 US cities to teach and perform their unique style of dancing. Santo Rico has performed at world-acclaimed events and venues, such as Madison Square Garden, World Salsa Congress, Orlando Salsa Congress and alongside music-recording artists, such as Tito Puente, Marc Anthony, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Oscar Deleon, Victor Manuelle, Hector Tricoche, Jose Alberto “El Canario,” Raulin Rosendo and Johnny Pacheco. Santo Rico was featured in the HBO documentary, “El Espiritu de la Salsa.” Don’t miss the opportunity to learn from him.
Salsa Workshop w/ Tomas Guerrero Santo Rico New York and Orlando , FL -9:30-10:30 pm -$5
Social Dancing- 10:30 pm- 2:00 am $10
Call 850-339-8463 or email tallahasseesalsadancers@gmail.com for more info

Jan
22
Mon
Podemos Hablar Toastmasters Club weekly meeting @ La Fiesta Mexican Restaurant
Jan 22 @ 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

Square Dance Open House – Introduction to Square Dancing @ Tallahassee Senior Center - second floor ballroom
Jan 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Square Dance Open House – Introduction to Square Dancing @ Tallahassee Senior Center - second floor ballroom  | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Come and see how much fun square dancing is! Do-Si-Do at an Open House event, see a demonstration and participate in some basic steps with caller Elmer Sheffield and the Capital Twirlers Square Dance club. Square dancing is a delightfully energetic activity. Show up at one or both of the open houses in comfortable clothes, ready to dance! You will be smiling within minutes, laughing and want to keep on dancing.

Jan
24
Wed
Beginning Clogging Classes @ Jackson Lodge
Jan 24 @ 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 !

Why we love where we Live: The Science of Placemaking @ The Gathering
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm
Why we love where we Live: The Science of Placemaking @ The Gathering  | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Dr. Katherine Loflin, the “City Doctor”, is an internationally award-winning placemaking consultant, speaker, and instructor in cities around the world. She is a two-time TEDx speaker on placemaking and an invited member of the global Placemaking Leadership Council. She has been quoted widely in the press including Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Winnipeg Free Press, Crain’s Detroit Business, Miami Herald, Pioneer Press, Charlotte Observer, CBS News, The Atlantic, Axiom News and LA Times. Dr. Loflin will join County staff and planners, as well as private developers for an engaging conversation about how we build place, our local examples of success, and how we can continue to be a leader in the nation.

4 Comments

  1. 67 Things To Do in Tallahassee, Florida - Couples Travel Blog

    […] helpful website that focuses on events in Tallahassee, Florida is called Tally Connection and is a useful calendar of events in Tallahassee, Florida.  I used to check this website for […]

  2. Hay Day New Games Tallahassee

    […] Events – Tally Connection (Tallahassee) – Check out the Museum’s new spring exhibit, “Sketchcrawl” on display in Phipps Gallery beginning Feb 13 through July 31! The Tallahassee chapter of Sketchcrawl … […]

  3. Tallahassee Hay Day Play For Free

    […] Events – Tally Connection (Tallahassee) – … Gifts free refreshments free speech FREE tallahassee events free wine tasting … on events in Tallahassee, … Hay Day New Games Tallahassee […]

  4. Tallahassee Hay Day Game Free Play

    […] Events – Tally Connection (Tallahassee) – Take a guided tour though the hills and history of Tallahassee. On our most popular tour, we spend approximately 2 hrs exploring the heart of Tallahassee including … […]