Events

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Jan
25
Sat
2020
Saving Wakulla Springs Overland Tour @ Cascades Park
Jan 25 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Overland tour follows the amazing underground journey of water from Tallahassee through the longest and deepest cave system in the world to Wakulla Springs. Join Jim Stevenson, Florida springs expert on this fascinating behind the scenes guided tour through the scenic springshed of Wakulla Springs with 7 different stops of interest including lakes, sinkholes and areas not accessible to the public. See the actual spot where surface water “disappears” underground…. A journey that everyone who lives in our beautiful Big Bend region should experience! Car caravan tour departs from Cascades Park and ends at Wakulla Springs State Park. $18 per person, $10 students. Tour proceeds benefit Friends of Wakulla Springs State Park. For more information, call 850-926-3376 or go to https://www.palmettoexpeditions.com.

SuperHero Saturday Walk at Cascades Park @ Cascades Park
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
SuperHero Saturday Walk at Cascades Park @ Cascades Park

In a revolutionary act of self care, black women & girls all over the country gather on Saturdays to celebrate ourselves and participate in a transformative Girltrek Tradition–SuperHero Saturday. After a full week of working, toiling, & caring for others – – we women of “super power” lace up our walking shoes, put on our Girltrek Superhero bright blue gear, and join forces to be about the business of “Self Care”. If you have not joined the Girltrek Movement, please log onto Girltrek.org and click “Join”. This notifies our national office that a new Superhero Sister is joining forces with other black women across the nation to participate in the ‘revolutionary act of self care’ through walking!

We meet in the parking lot directly across the street from the Florida Department of Transportation at Cascades Park. Located in the heart of downtown, Cascades Park offers a variety of outdoor and recreational amenities, including a state-of-the-art amphitheater, interactive water fountain, children’s play area, Smokey Hollow Commemoration and miles of multi-use trails. The trail is paved. We look forward to seeing you!

Self Help Book Discussion – Hearth & Soul @ Hearth & Soul
Jan 25 @ 2:00 pm

Gathering place and experiential retail store Hearth & Soul (1410 Market Street) welcomes fellow ‘goal-getters’ on Saturday, January 25th at 2 p.m. for a discussion surrounding the advent of self-help books. From Marie Forleo’s “Everything is Figure Outable” to Rachel Hollis’ “Girl Stop Apologizing,” attendees enjoy chatting about a variety of recently published self-help books that claim to have the secrets to improve our lives. Guests are invited to enjoy light sips and bites while considering ways these authors strive to lead change in the lives of their readers. For more information about the complimentary literary event, call Hearth & Soul at 850.894.SOUL.

Jan
27
Mon
2020
Murder at the Mardi Gras Masquerade Murder Mystery Dinner @ Havana Springs Resort
Jan 27 all-day

Looking for an excellent meal and a little mystery and intrigue?

Experience a fun filled evening of Dinner, Mystery, Murder and Mardi Gras Masks at Havana Springs Resort!

Bring your own masked identity or we will have one for you!

Make your reservation today! www.havanasprings.com (Calendar of Events)

6:15pm (Doors close at 6:45)
3 Course Dinner – Appetizers, Dinner, Dessert & Cash Bar
Location: Nicholson House (Yes, The Nicholson Farmhouse!)

Jan
28
Tue
2020
Hearth & Soul Partners with Tree House @ Hearth & Soul
Jan 28 all-day

Local gathering place and experiential retail store Hearth & Soul proudly announces Tree House Inc. as its non-profit partner for the month of February. The store welcomes friends (1410 Market Square) for a special event celebrating Tree House and helping raise funds and awareness for their mission on Tuesday, Jan. 28, from 5-7 p.m. Complimentary bites and bubbles will be provided. Store founder and community advocate Susie Busch-Transou launched the Hearth & Soul charitable partnership program alongside the opening of the storefront and in the four years since the store’s opening, Hearth & Soul has shined a light on more than 40 deserving non-profits in our community, raising an impressive $30,000+ for local organizations. For more information about the non-profit partnership program, contact Hearth & Soul at (894-SOUL).

Feb
1
Sat
2020
Dentistry From the Heart @ Periodontal Associates of North Florida
Feb 1 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

What is Dentistry from the Heart: Dentistry from the Heart is a national charity that provides practices like ours the means to plan and execute a day of giving back. We team up with the Tallahassee dental community to provide free dental care to those in need, this includes patients choosing from either on free cleaning, extraction or filling.

How do you register or attend DFTH: There is no prior registration required to attend. We serve patients on a first come first serve basis starting at 8am on Saturday, February 1st. We guarantee the first 75 patients but work hard to try to help as many patients as possible that day. It is not unusual for patients to arrive extremely early to start lining up. On this day anyone can come receive either one free cleaning, extraction or filling. We don’t ask for financial information or have any additional requirements outside of being 18 or older. Please bring photo id.

Questions: Please call our DFTH phone at 850-900-6052

SuperHero Saturday Walk at Cascades Park @ Cascades Park
Feb 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
SuperHero Saturday Walk at Cascades Park @ Cascades Park

In a revolutionary act of self care, black women & girls all over the country gather on Saturdays to celebrate ourselves and participate in a transformative Girltrek Tradition–SuperHero Saturday. After a full week of working, toiling, & caring for others – – we women of “super power” lace up our walking shoes, put on our Girltrek Superhero bright blue gear, and join forces to be about the business of “Self Care”. If you have not joined the Girltrek Movement, please log onto Girltrek.org and click “Join”. This notifies our national office that a new Superhero Sister is joining forces with other black women across the nation to participate in the ‘revolutionary act of self care’ through walking!

We meet in the parking lot directly across the street from the Florida Department of Transportation at Cascades Park. Located in the heart of downtown, Cascades Park offers a variety of outdoor and recreational amenities, including a state-of-the-art amphitheater, interactive water fountain, children’s play area, Smokey Hollow Commemoration and miles of multi-use trails. The trail is paved. We look forward to seeing you!

Daddy Daughter Dance @ The Moon
Feb 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Dace with your princess under the stars at the 15th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance. Light refreshments and DJ services by Justice Entertainment. Tea dance for our younger princesses. Presented by the Rotary Club of Tallahassee Northside.

Tea Dance:
5-7 p.m.
$20/daughter, $30/dad
At the door (while available): $25/daughter, $35/dad

Traditional Dance:
7 – 9:30 p.m.
$25/daughter, $40/dad
At the door (while available): $30/daughter, $45/dad

For more info and advanced ticket sales, go online (rotaryDDD.com) or call 850-514-6243.

Proceeds from the event will benefit local and international charities sponsored by the Rotary Club of Tallahassee Northside. Dance sponsorships are still available. Call Sondra Brown at 850-514-6243.

Community Farm to Table Dinner @ The Dwellings
Feb 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Dwellings is a low-barrier nonprofit housing program. Our on-site greenhouse and community garden provide fresh, organic produce to our residents and the local community. Please join us for a “farm” to table meal in our Dining Hall and feast on fresh, seasonal recipes showcasing our produce. Our garden + greenhouse manager will also be sharing more about the ins and outs of our greenhouse!

Menu
Proteins:
Greenhouse Herb Chicken
Rosemary Shrimp with Creamy Turmeric Sauce
Vegetarian Stuffed Cauliflower Greens
Veggies:
Thai Lettuce Wraps
Sauteed Garden Cabbage
Roasted Roots
Marinated Caprese Cauliflower Salad
Soups + Grains:
Kale Veggie Soup
Fried Rice with Greenhouse Basil
Dessert:
Fudgy Beet Cupcakes

Any questions related to this event can be directed to our Community Engagement Coordinator, Faith, at faith.dekanter@cesctlh.org

Feb
3
Mon
2020
Free Mindfulness Meditation @ Goodwood Museum & Gardens
Feb 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Find your center with this free guided one hour mindfulness meditation with Pamela Chamberlynn, MSW, NBC-HWC offered the first Monday of each month at Goodwood Museum & Gardens beginning at 11 AM in Jubilee Cottage.