Events

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Feb
25
Thu
2021
2021 MagLab (Virtual) Open House @ National High Magnetic Field Laboratory
Feb 25 @ 1:30 pm – Mar 6 @ 1:30 pm
2021 MagLab (Virtual) Open House @ National High Magnetic Field Laboratory | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Between February 19 and March 6, the MagLab will host more than 20 free, live virtual events as part of this year’s Open House including a session on Kitchen Chemistry and the first ever MagLab Escape Room. See the full listing at http://bit.ly/MagLabOH.
Beginning on February 19, we will also release special video and game content for you to enjoy whenever it works for you, including
– More than 20 new video demonstrations of your favorite flagship demos
– Behind the scenes, all-access video tours that give visitors 360 degree views of locations at the MagLab that aren’t even accessible during a live Open House event
– Plus, a half-dozen web-based games for visitors of all ages, including a scavenger hunt with special MagLab prizes for the top three finishers.

Feb
28
Sun
2021
Pigmania: Pig OUT or Pig IN @ Goodwood Museum & Gardens
Feb 28 all-day
Pigmania: Pig OUT or Pig IN @ Goodwood Museum & Gardens

Goodwood Museum & Gardens’ annual feast of Southern comfort food is Sunday, Feb. 28! To keep our guests, servers, and volunteers safe, we will be offering guests the option to either dine outdoors on the front lawn (Pig OUT), or pick up a meal to take home (Pig IN). Social Catering is curating this year’s menu, which includes many items people have come to expect at Pigmania, including pulled pork, Lagran’s mac and cheese, street corn salad, collard casserole, pickled slaw, yeast rolls, and bacon brittle. Tastemaker tables (and sponsors) also receive oysters, Nella’s corn chowder, and everyone’s favorite–bourbon milkshakes!
Pig OUT Tastemaker Tables for 8 include a unique tablescape created by a Tallahassee tastemaker, climate controlled comfort station (Rough House restrooms), served soup-to-nuts dining, and poured beer, wine and singature bourbon cocktail.
Pig OUT pared down tables for 8 include a table for DIY decor, pass and serve family-style dinner, beer, and wine.
Pig OUT dinner for 4 includes a tote with a pass and serve family-style meal and dinner ware to enjoy your meal on site or at home. BYO blanket, table, or chairs and listen to live music while enjoying the lovely setting. Adult beverages available for purchase.
Pig IN dinner for 4 includes family-style dishes that will be available for pick-up on Friday, February 26 at SoDough, 1306 Thomasville Road, 4-6pm.
Tickets must be purchased by Wednesday, February 24.

Virtual 32nd Annual Gadsden Regional Exhibition of Fine Art @ GADSDEN REGIONAL EXHIBITION OF FINE ART
Feb 28 all-day
Virtual 32nd Annual Gadsden Regional Exhibition of Fine Art @ GADSDEN REGIONAL EXHIBITION OF FINE ART

An online video featuring the work of over 60 artists selected for the 32nd Annual Gadsden Regional Exhibition of Fine Art.

This annual tradition of Gadsden Arts showcases recent art by the area’s top artists and artists new to the region. Exhibited works span the mediums of watercolor, egg tempera, acrylic, oil, photography, clay, encaustic, wood, metal, glass, and serigraph. The juror for the 32nd Art in Gadsden is Katie Deits, Executive Director of Florida Craft Art, an amazing organization is St. Petersburg that supports Florida’s artists and craftspeople.

The founders of the Art in Gadsden exhibition, Beth Appleton and David Harbaugh, wanted to bring fine art to Gadsden County, foster the careers of local artists, and draw the community together through this special event. Beginning in 1989, Art in Gadsden was displayed in empty downtown storefronts in Quincy, all put together and organized by a dedicated and all volunteer community. This exhibition draws visitors and patrons from across the region each year, and is an exciting opportunity for regional artists to share their work and for Gadsden Arts to celebrate the creativity within our community.

Mar
4
Thu
2021
Cleaver and Cork: The Cooking Demonstration @ Tallahassee Community College TCC (Turner Auditorium)
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Cleaver and Cork: The Cooking Demonstration @ Tallahassee Community College TCC (Turner Auditorium)

Cleaver and Cork is Tallahassee Community College (TCC) Foundation’s four-part culinary experience featuring Chef Geoffrey Zakarian, which benefits the Foundation’s Athletics Program.

The Cooking Demonstration is an intimate culinary experience – created with the home cook in mind. On Thursday, March 4, watch James Beard Award winner and chef, Geoffrey Zakarian, live in action at the cooking demonstration featuring recipes from his cookbooks including “The Family that Cooks Together”, “Cast Iron Cooking: The Dutch Oven”, “My Perfect Pantry” and “Town | Country”.

Attendees will also have the opportunity to ask questions about Chef Zakarian’s journey in the industry, his experiences as a restaurateur and Food Network personality. Reception to follow featuring one of Chef Zakarian’s recipes and a paired wine.

**There will also be a virtual option available for attendees who want to participate from the comfort of their home.

Tickets available at cleaverandcorktcc.com.

Mar
5
Fri
2021
First Friday Fun with 4H @ Zoom
Mar 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Explore different topics the first Friday of every month at 4:00 p.m. with the UF/IFAS Extension 4-H Club through Zoom!
For ages 5-18.
September 4 at 4:00 p.m.: Pets
October 2 at 4:00 p.m.: Insects
November 6 at 4:00 p.m.: Nutrition
December 4 at 4:00 p.m.: Mindfulness
January 8, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.: Books
February 5 at 4:00 p.m.: Horticulture
March 5 at 4:00 p.m.: Music
April 2 at 4:00 p.m.: Poetry
Register for the Zoom link by emailing ispangler@ufl.edu
Adventure Bags are available for pick-up at every library location. No registration required.
Mar
6
Sat
2021
Virtual 32nd Annual Gadsden Regional Exhibition of Fine Art @ GADSDEN REGIONAL EXHIBITION OF FINE ART
Mar 6 all-day
Virtual 32nd Annual Gadsden Regional Exhibition of Fine Art @ GADSDEN REGIONAL EXHIBITION OF FINE ART

An online video featuring the work of over 60 artists selected for the 32nd Annual Gadsden Regional Exhibition of Fine Art.

This annual tradition of Gadsden Arts showcases recent art by the area’s top artists and artists new to the region. Exhibited works span the mediums of watercolor, egg tempera, acrylic, oil, photography, clay, encaustic, wood, metal, glass, and serigraph. The juror for the 32nd Art in Gadsden is Katie Deits, Executive Director of Florida Craft Art, an amazing organization is St. Petersburg that supports Florida’s artists and craftspeople.

The founders of the Art in Gadsden exhibition, Beth Appleton and David Harbaugh, wanted to bring fine art to Gadsden County, foster the careers of local artists, and draw the community together through this special event. Beginning in 1989, Art in Gadsden was displayed in empty downtown storefronts in Quincy, all put together and organized by a dedicated and all volunteer community. This exhibition draws visitors and patrons from across the region each year, and is an exciting opportunity for regional artists to share their work and for Gadsden Arts to celebrate the creativity within our community.

Free Capoeira in the Park @ Cascades Park Amphitheater
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Come join us for family fitness and fun. This class is geared towards families, homeschoolers, and anybody wanting to build their fitness through martial arts, dance, and acrobatics. You can fill out the waiver by visiting the Facebook event and clicking on the Find Tickets link. This also lets us know you are coming out.

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Frenchtown Farmers Market
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Frenchtown Farmers Market @ Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Open every Saturday from 10am-2pm, the Frenchtown Farmers Market offers a wide variety of fresh, local, naturally grown produce, honey, eggs, baked goods, gourmet preserves, and smoked meats sold directly by local vendors.

Eat Fresh, Eat Local and Grow Community!

Cleaver and Cork: The Food and Wine Festival @ TCC Center for Innovation at Kleman Plaza
Mar 6 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Cleaver and Cork: The Food and Wine Festival @ TCC Center for Innovation at Kleman Plaza

Cleaver and Cork is Tallahassee Community College (TCC) Foundation’s four-part culinary experience featuring Chef Geoffrey Zakarian, which benefits the Foundation’s Athletics Program.

The Food and Wine Festival is new to this year’s culinary experience lineup. On Saturday, March 6, we invite you to uncork with us on Kleman Plaza for a combination of food, wine and good company. The festival will include local food vendors and wine tastings, as well as feature cooking demonstrations by the one and only Chef Geoffrey Zakarian and other talented local chefs.

Tickets available at cleaverandcorktcc.com.

Mar
7
Sun
2021
Virtual 32nd Annual Gadsden Regional Exhibition of Fine Art @ GADSDEN REGIONAL EXHIBITION OF FINE ART
Mar 7 all-day
Virtual 32nd Annual Gadsden Regional Exhibition of Fine Art @ GADSDEN REGIONAL EXHIBITION OF FINE ART

An online video featuring the work of over 60 artists selected for the 32nd Annual Gadsden Regional Exhibition of Fine Art.

This annual tradition of Gadsden Arts showcases recent art by the area’s top artists and artists new to the region. Exhibited works span the mediums of watercolor, egg tempera, acrylic, oil, photography, clay, encaustic, wood, metal, glass, and serigraph. The juror for the 32nd Art in Gadsden is Katie Deits, Executive Director of Florida Craft Art, an amazing organization is St. Petersburg that supports Florida’s artists and craftspeople.

The founders of the Art in Gadsden exhibition, Beth Appleton and David Harbaugh, wanted to bring fine art to Gadsden County, foster the careers of local artists, and draw the community together through this special event. Beginning in 1989, Art in Gadsden was displayed in empty downtown storefronts in Quincy, all put together and organized by a dedicated and all volunteer community. This exhibition draws visitors and patrons from across the region each year, and is an exciting opportunity for regional artists to share their work and for Gadsden Arts to celebrate the creativity within our community.