Events

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Oct
27
Tue
2020
History in Your Hands Scavenger Hunt @ Virtual
Oct 27 all-day

The Leon County Historical Scavenger Hunt combines team building and family-oriented activities with a touch of tourism to highlight hidden gems in unincorporated Leon County. Discover beautiful environmental features, cultural sites and historic structures located within our local area at the touch of your finger tips.

The Working Well Corporate Cup Challenge is partnering with Leon County to offer the scavenger hunt for the Public and registration is ongoing. The time frame to visit historic way markers as part of the Corporate Cup Challenge will run from Oct 17 to October 31, 2020

If you register after October 17, there will be a 1-2 business day delay in processing your registration.

The competition is open to individuals, teams or families.

New Histories: The Gadsden Farm Project @ Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Oct 27 all-day

New Histories: The Gadsden Farm Project is an installation that is part of a larger collaboration with Quincy farmers, Florida A&M University, and the State of Florida to bring awareness about rural farming communities in Gadsden County. Artists Michael Diaz and Holly Hanessian interviewed and documented the agricultural histories of 12 people from Gadsden County. Make your reservation to visit.

Virtual Field Trips at Gadsden Arts – Fall 2020 @ Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Oct 27 all-day

Free Virtual Field Trips to Gadsden Arts
Experience the museum from the classroom!

Standards-correlated lessons in visual arts, social studies, & language arts

Learn about art and make art with the museum staff.

Virtual Homeschool @ Mission San Luis
Oct 27 all-day

Join us ONLINE — on your schedule – for homeschool lessons about the 17th-century!

— Check out the VIDEOS of our educator time-traveling back 300+ years to meet with the Mission San Luis villagers!
• In September he discussed how everyday tasks villagers performed in the past can be explained by modern day SCIENCE. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1JgxWy6JvsU
• On October 21 we’ll post a lesson about MUSIC at Mission San Luis!

–Download LESSON pdfs with historical information as well as fun crafts and other activities!
• Science lesson: https://missionsanluis.org/media/1772/virtual-homeschool-science_ue.pdf
• Music lesson: Links will be posted at https://missionsanluis.org/learn/httpsmissionsanluisorglearnvirtual-resources/

Oct
28
Wed
2020
History in Your Hands Scavenger Hunt @ Virtual
Oct 28 all-day

The Leon County Historical Scavenger Hunt combines team building and family-oriented activities with a touch of tourism to highlight hidden gems in unincorporated Leon County. Discover beautiful environmental features, cultural sites and historic structures located within our local area at the touch of your finger tips.

The Working Well Corporate Cup Challenge is partnering with Leon County to offer the scavenger hunt for the Public and registration is ongoing. The time frame to visit historic way markers as part of the Corporate Cup Challenge will run from Oct 17 to October 31, 2020

If you register after October 17, there will be a 1-2 business day delay in processing your registration.

The competition is open to individuals, teams or families.

Hofmann to Warhol Fall 2020 Exhibition – September 25 – December 12, 2020 @ Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Oct 28 all-day

Gadsden Arts Center & Museum will chronicle America’s journey from Abstract Expressionism to Pop Art, discussing major art movements along the way! Featured artists include Hans Hofmann, Stuart Davis, Sam Gilliam, Helen Frankenthaler, Joan Mitchell, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Rauschenberg, Andy Warhol & More!

You can visit Gadsden Arts by reservation Wednesday-Saturday, with up to 10 visitors per time slot. www.gadsdenarts.org.

Virtual Homeschool @ Mission San Luis
Oct 28 all-day

Join us ONLINE — on your schedule – for homeschool lessons about the 17th-century!

— Check out the VIDEOS of our educator time-traveling back 300+ years to meet with the Mission San Luis villagers!
• In September he discussed how everyday tasks villagers performed in the past can be explained by modern day SCIENCE. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1JgxWy6JvsU
• On October 21 we’ll post a lesson about MUSIC at Mission San Luis!

–Download LESSON pdfs with historical information as well as fun crafts and other activities!
• Science lesson: https://missionsanluis.org/media/1772/virtual-homeschool-science_ue.pdf
• Music lesson: Links will be posted at https://missionsanluis.org/learn/httpsmissionsanluisorglearnvirtual-resources/

Pumpkin Patch @ Faith Presbyterian Church, Tallahassee FL
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Wear your mask and come visit the Patch! We have safety protocols in place while you browse the pumpkins as well as a touchless checkout option.

Character Parade @ Zoom
Oct 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Calling all characters!

Join our community character parade and showcase your favorite character from books, movies, TV shows, comic books, cartoons, or video games.

The character parade will be broken up into individual children costumes, family group costumes, and pet costumes.

Participants in each category will be entered into a drawing to receive a $50 gift card to Amazon, sponsored by the Friends of the Library!

Winner will be announced on October 29 and will be available to pick-up at any Leon County Public Library.

Categories:
-Children Individual Costume
-Family/Group Costume
-Pet Costume

*Costumes must be in good taste and no real weapons are allowed.

**Register in advance for this meeting:

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0oc-mvrzgjHdyTOsV9IQN8Wgx5QQCuzNgX

Oct
29
Thu
2020
History in Your Hands Scavenger Hunt @ Virtual
Oct 29 all-day

The Leon County Historical Scavenger Hunt combines team building and family-oriented activities with a touch of tourism to highlight hidden gems in unincorporated Leon County. Discover beautiful environmental features, cultural sites and historic structures located within our local area at the touch of your finger tips.

The Working Well Corporate Cup Challenge is partnering with Leon County to offer the scavenger hunt for the Public and registration is ongoing. The time frame to visit historic way markers as part of the Corporate Cup Challenge will run from Oct 17 to October 31, 2020

If you register after October 17, there will be a 1-2 business day delay in processing your registration.

The competition is open to individuals, teams or families.

New Histories: The Gadsden Farm Project @ Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Oct 29 all-day

New Histories: The Gadsden Farm Project is an installation that is part of a larger collaboration with Quincy farmers, Florida A&M University, and the State of Florida to bring awareness about rural farming communities in Gadsden County. Artists Michael Diaz and Holly Hanessian interviewed and documented the agricultural histories of 12 people from Gadsden County. Make your reservation to visit.

Virtual Field Trips at Gadsden Arts – Fall 2020 @ Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Oct 29 all-day

Free Virtual Field Trips to Gadsden Arts
Experience the museum from the classroom!

Standards-correlated lessons in visual arts, social studies, & language arts

Learn about art and make art with the museum staff.

Virtual Homeschool @ Mission San Luis
Oct 29 all-day

Join us ONLINE — on your schedule – for homeschool lessons about the 17th-century!

— Check out the VIDEOS of our educator time-traveling back 300+ years to meet with the Mission San Luis villagers!
• In September he discussed how everyday tasks villagers performed in the past can be explained by modern day SCIENCE. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1JgxWy6JvsU
• On October 21 we’ll post a lesson about MUSIC at Mission San Luis!

–Download LESSON pdfs with historical information as well as fun crafts and other activities!
• Science lesson: https://missionsanluis.org/media/1772/virtual-homeschool-science_ue.pdf
• Music lesson: Links will be posted at https://missionsanluis.org/learn/httpsmissionsanluisorglearnvirtual-resources/

Mobile Breast Cancer Screenings – Fast & Easy Ultrasounds! Tally North! @ Northside Community Center
Oct 29 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

HerScan is a mobile Breast Ultrasound Screening company that provides much needed access to breast ultrasound testing using state-of-the-art ultrasound technology used by highly experienced RDMS Sonographers & Board Certified Radiologists. The HerScan program makes it convenient and affordable for women to be scanned, adding invaluable protection to their annual health routines. HerScan helps women do more for their breast health, resulting in a higher detection rate of cancer than with mammography alone. The power of an ultrasound can increase detection from approximately 48% to 97% in dense breasts.

Your HerScan screening includes a scan of both breasts with the axilla, (underarm area), the Radiologist Reading Fee, and U.S. postage to mail results directly to you, all for one payment of $235 (a value of up to $1100). Payment is due at the time of service. We accept major credit/debit cards, HSA cards and cash.

Please go to: https://www.herscan.com/registration/  to set your appt now!

Pumpkin Patch @ Faith Presbyterian Church, Tallahassee FL
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Wear your mask and come visit the Patch! We have safety protocols in place while you browse the pumpkins as well as a touchless checkout option.

“Borne” Book Discussion @ Zoom
Oct 29 @ 7:00 pm

The LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library System is hosting a Zoom virtual book discussion on our 2020 Big Read book, Borne, by Jeff VanderMeer. This is a continuation of the NEA Big Read programming that started in March. Join in the discussion, or just enjoy listening to what others have to say about this tale by the writer dubbed “The Weird Thoreau”. For a little inspiration, watch highlights of the author’s March Big Read presentation here. Go online at http://www.LeonCountyLibrary.org or call (850)606-2665 to reserve a copy for check out.

To register for the Zoom link, please register here: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJErduyhrDMsH9xEBbKmG8JZfNG2OSiKav-3

An email with the Zoom link will be sent automatically.

Oct
30
Fri
2020
History in Your Hands Scavenger Hunt @ Virtual
Oct 30 all-day

The Leon County Historical Scavenger Hunt combines team building and family-oriented activities with a touch of tourism to highlight hidden gems in unincorporated Leon County. Discover beautiful environmental features, cultural sites and historic structures located within our local area at the touch of your finger tips.

The Working Well Corporate Cup Challenge is partnering with Leon County to offer the scavenger hunt for the Public and registration is ongoing. The time frame to visit historic way markers as part of the Corporate Cup Challenge will run from Oct 17 to October 31, 2020

If you register after October 17, there will be a 1-2 business day delay in processing your registration.

The competition is open to individuals, teams or families.

Hofmann to Warhol Fall 2020 Exhibition – September 25 – December 12, 2020 @ Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Oct 30 all-day

Gadsden Arts Center & Museum will chronicle America’s journey from Abstract Expressionism to Pop Art, discussing major art movements along the way! Featured artists include Hans Hofmann, Stuart Davis, Sam Gilliam, Helen Frankenthaler, Joan Mitchell, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Rauschenberg, Andy Warhol & More!

You can visit Gadsden Arts by reservation Wednesday-Saturday, with up to 10 visitors per time slot. www.gadsdenarts.org.

Virtual Homeschool @ Mission San Luis
Oct 30 all-day

Join us ONLINE — on your schedule – for homeschool lessons about the 17th-century!

— Check out the VIDEOS of our educator time-traveling back 300+ years to meet with the Mission San Luis villagers!
• In September he discussed how everyday tasks villagers performed in the past can be explained by modern day SCIENCE. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1JgxWy6JvsU
• On October 21 we’ll post a lesson about MUSIC at Mission San Luis!

–Download LESSON pdfs with historical information as well as fun crafts and other activities!
• Science lesson: https://missionsanluis.org/media/1772/virtual-homeschool-science_ue.pdf
• Music lesson: Links will be posted at https://missionsanluis.org/learn/httpsmissionsanluisorglearnvirtual-resources/

Mobile Breast Cancer Screenings – Fast & Easy Ultrasounds! Tally Midtown! @ Verity Health Center: Midtown
Oct 30 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

HerScan is a mobile Breast Ultrasound Screening company that provides much needed access to breast ultrasound testing using state-of-the-art ultrasound technology used by highly experienced RDMS Sonographers & Board Certified Radiologists. The HerScan program makes it convenient and affordable for women to be scanned, adding invaluable protection to their annual health routines. HerScan helps women do more for their breast health, resulting in a higher detection rate of cancer than with mammography alone. The power of an ultrasound can increase detection from approximately 48% to 97% in dense breasts.

Your HerScan screening includes a scan of both breasts with the axilla, (underarm area), the Radiologist Reading Fee, and U.S. postage to mail results directly to you, all for one payment of $235 (a value of up to $1100). Payment is due at the time of service. We accept major credit/debit cards, HSA cards and cash.

Please go to: https://www.herscan.com/registration/  to set your appt now!

Pumpkin Patch @ Faith Presbyterian Church, Tallahassee FL
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Wear your mask and come visit the Patch! We have safety protocols in place while you browse the pumpkins as well as a touchless checkout option.