Events

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Oct
16
Fri
2020
Digital Escape Rooms
Oct 16 all-day

Bored at home? Check out these digital escape rooms, brought to you by the Leon County Public Library:

The Case of the Missing Painting: a Van Gogh Escape Room for all ages, recommended for teens and adults.

Escape (Room) Into Summer: an Escape Room for all ages, recommended for children in 3rd through 5th grades.

Escape from Wonderland: an Alice in Wonderland Escape Room for all ages, recommended for children in 3rd through 5th grades.

http://cms.leoncountyfl.gov/Library/LibraryInformation/AlwaysOpen/EscapeRooms

Hofmann to Warhol Fall 2020 Exhibition – September 25 – December 12, 2020 @ Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Oct 16 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 16 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
17
Sat
2020
AAA Tree Experts Fall Festival and Garden Center Grand Opening! @ AAA Tree Experts Garden Center
Oct 17 all-day

Join us for some fall festivities as we host the grand opening of our new Garden Center! We’ll have fun for the whole family with fall photo props, lawn games, pumpkin painting (with the purchase of a pumpkin), and more! Plus, with every $20 purchase you’ll get a raffle ticket entry for a planted fruit tree. Food will also be available on-site from Street Chefs between 11am-2pm.

All fruit trees and seasonal fall flowers will also be 10% off all day!

*Due to COVID, we will be encouraging masks and our office area will be closed. However, porta-potties and handwashing/sanitization stations will be available. All activity stations and touched surfaces will be sanitized often by our staff as well.*

Pavo Haunted House @ Pavo Haunted House
Oct 17 all-day

Pavo Haunted House
Open last 4 Saturday’s in October
7PM
$10 per head

Not designed for children under the age of 10.

Virtual Homeschool @ Mission San Luis
Oct 17 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/

Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence @ Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Oct 17 all-day

The story of women’s suffrage is a story of voting rights, of inclusion in and exclusion from the franchise, and of our civic development as a nation. Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence, a poster exhibition from the Smithsonian, celebrates the 100th anniversary f the Nineteenth Amendment and explores the complexity of the women’s suffrage movement and the relevance of this history to Americans’ lives today.

Downtown Market Tallahassee Saturdays @ Downtown Marketplace
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Downtown MarketPlace is Free and open to the public with new safety precautions every Saturday, March through November from 9am until 2pm! Look for fresh produce, bread, Art, crafts, and live music at Monroe Street @ Park Ave 32301.

Downtown MarketPlace is open every Saturday, March through November from 9am until 2pm with new safety precautions. The Downtown MarketPlace features fresh homegrown produce and organic items. Fresh bread and eggs are available. Look for fresh cut flowers and native plants. Local arts & crafts by the original artist, books by local authors and live music. US 27 South of I-10 Monroe @ Park Ave.

One Week Boutique @ Tucker Civic Center
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

One Week Boutique, a Fall pop up kids’ consignment event, will return to the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center this week from October 16-18th.
The One Week Boutique is Tallahassee’s seasonal kids’ consignment sale. Held each Spring and Fall, The One Week Boutique brings together great deals on quality used kids’ items from a large number of local consigning families. Gently used kids’ items from hundreds of consignors will all be located in one place. Everything is organized by size, gender, and category for easy shopping. This event is open and free to the public. More information on this event can be found at www.oneweekboutique.com.
All patrons will be required to wear a mask while in the venue and asked to remain socially distant. Additionally, patrons are asked to bring their own bags to limit contact. The Tucker Center is enacting new policies and procedures to keep staff and patrons safe. “Our team has been working hard to prepare for your return” said General Manager, Ron Rideout. “We can’t wait to be together again”.

2nd Annual Capital Craft Fest – Oct. 17, 2020 @ Tallahassee Automobile Museum
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
🍂 October 17th. You do Not want to miss it!! We will be back at the Tallahassee Automobile Museum for the 2nd Annual Capital Craft Fest from 10am to 4pm.
🍁 Amazing & Talented local vendors displaying their art, crafts & handmade items. Boutiques, Direct Sales reps & More! Grab a bite to eat from the Food Trucks on site, will be activities for the kids, 🎶Live DJ.
•FREE ADMISSION & PARKING ON SITE
•Date: October 17, 2020
•Time: 10am- 4pm
•Location: Tallahassee Automobile Museum at 6800 Mahan Dr 32308
•Vendors: Great Variety of local crafters, Direct Sales, Boutiques & More
•Food: Variety of Food Trucks & Sweets on site
➡️If you would like vendor details…please contact l_aevents@yahoo.com