Events

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Jun
6
Thu
2019
Performing Arts Summer Program @ The Next Step Performing Arts Studio
Jun 6 – Jul 29 all-day
Performing Arts Summer Program @ The Next Step Performing Arts Studio

At The Next Step we change the lives of young people through the power of the performing arts!

In this 8 weeks program, Students 1st – 12th grades will learn fundamentals and advanced techniques for their discipline within their age group while joining the other ages for a final production. Students will have fun learning acting, singing, and theatre dance for the stage. The summer will conclude with a huge stage production July 26, 2019!

At The Next Step Performing Arts studio everyone gets the chance to be Center Stage. Solos, Duets, Small Ensembles, Large Groups! Get your registration form, fill it out, bring it by or mail it. But HURRY you don’t want to miss taking “The Next Step” this summer!

Registration deadling is May 15th, 2019.

Jul
12
Fri
2019
APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition Now Playing at Challenger Learning Center @ Challenger Learning Center
Jul 12 – Sep 1 all-day

Experience the “out-of-this-world” moment (literally) when the United States of America achieved exploration greatness with APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition. Boasting “how far and how fast we have come,” as a nation, during a time where traveling to the moon was unthinkable, the brilliantly curated film pilots the audience through the lunar landing journey of avid preparation, anxious lift off and triumphant return. APOLLO 11 was made specifically for a giant screen at museums and science centers, offering an exclusive take into “the greatest and most complex exploration in Man’s history.”
Featuring a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70 mm footage and more than 11,000 hours of uncatalogued audio recordings, the film offers a distinctive feature from the documentary genre, without narration. Here, the alluring nature of IMAX and unclassified audio recordings speak for themselves, even in its moments of restless silence. APOLLO 11 showcases the raw reality of humanity’s greatest achievements as the first to put men on the moon.
The 47 minute IMAX experience, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition, excites family and friends of all ages to experience an American triumph at an affordable price. Offering tickets between $6-8, purchases support the Challenger Learning Center’s community outreach and educational programming. APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition is sponsored locally in part through the Council on Culture and Arts’ Cultural Grant Program, funded by the City of Tallahassee and Leon County.

Tallahassee Consignment Pop Up for Women @ Kids Pointe
Jul 12 – Aug 11 all-day
Tallahassee Consignment Pop Up for Women @ Kids Pointe

The Upscale Consignment Sale for women OPENS July 12th!!!!

The Upscale Consignment Event is the place to be if you love designer items at affordable prices. Over 25,000 designer and popular brand clothing and accessory items July 12th through August 11th. This tri-annual pop-up boutique style shopping event, features new and gently worn brand name and designer clothing, shoes and accessories from petite to plus sizes, including teens.

Shoppers have come to expect a wide assortment of labels including: Tory Burch, Free People, Coach, Michael Kors, Seven for all Mankind, Marc Jacobs, Kate Spade, Lululemon and everyday favorites like Banana Republic, J. Crew, Chicos and LOFT. A HUGE selection of designer handbags, lightweight coats, fashionable boots, heels & sandals, beautiful dresses, designer denim, unique boutique pieces, workout apparel, business attire, teenage favorites, layering pieces, scarves, hats, jewelry and more!!

There is ALWAYS something for everyone in all sizes, styles and budgets! Event is FREE to the public!
OPEN FOR A LIMITED TIME…DON’T MISS OUT!

Jul
16
Tue
2019
BreakSpot Kids’ Free Lunch & Activities @ Mission San Luis
Jul 16 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
BreakSpot Kids' Free Lunch & Activities @ Mission San Luis

Hunger doesn’t take a vacation so Mission San Luis is proud to be a designated Summer BreakSpot this summer!

Summer BreakSpot provides free, nutritious meals to kids and teens 18 years and younger.

Mission San Luis will also be providing special programming. Wednesdays, children will be able to talk to one of our costumed living history interpreters during lunch! Tuesdays-Fridays, children attending lunch will be able to participate in an activity. For a schedule of activities, visit Facebook.

FREE entrance to the Museum for children eating lunch!
(Lunches must be eaten on site.)

Help a kid by giving them a ride!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2130697317229299/

Jul
17
Wed
2019
BreakSpot Kids’ Free Lunch & Activities @ Mission San Luis
Jul 17 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
BreakSpot Kids' Free Lunch & Activities @ Mission San Luis

Hunger doesn’t take a vacation so Mission San Luis is proud to be a designated Summer BreakSpot this summer!

Summer BreakSpot provides free, nutritious meals to kids and teens 18 years and younger.

Mission San Luis will also be providing special programming. Wednesdays, children will be able to talk to one of our costumed living history interpreters during lunch! Tuesdays-Fridays, children attending lunch will be able to participate in an activity. For a schedule of activities, visit Facebook.

FREE entrance to the Museum for children eating lunch!
(Lunches must be eaten on site.)

Help a kid by giving them a ride!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2130697317229299/

Jul
18
Thu
2019
Perspectives: Studio Art Quilt Associates Exhibition (SAQA) @ LeMoyne Arts
Jul 18 – Aug 31 all-day
Perspectives: Studio Art Quilt Associates Exhibition (SAQA) @ LeMoyne Arts

Friday, July 19 – Saturday, August 31, 2019
Opening Reception: Thursday, July 18, 2019. 5-7:30 PM
​Free for members, $5 for non-members

This is a juried exhibition featuring quilts made with the theme “perspectives” in mind. This themes translation into textile works is entirely subject to the artists interpretations; whether it’s exploring their own perspective or trying to capture someone or something else’s. You will get to enjoy in depth artist statements on each of these personal works, as well as statements from the judges giving insight to their selection process, thoughts on the pieces, and exhibition.

BreakSpot Kids’ Free Lunch & Activities @ Mission San Luis
Jul 18 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
BreakSpot Kids' Free Lunch & Activities @ Mission San Luis

Hunger doesn’t take a vacation so Mission San Luis is proud to be a designated Summer BreakSpot this summer!

Summer BreakSpot provides free, nutritious meals to kids and teens 18 years and younger.

Mission San Luis will also be providing special programming. Wednesdays, children will be able to talk to one of our costumed living history interpreters during lunch! Tuesdays-Fridays, children attending lunch will be able to participate in an activity. For a schedule of activities, visit Facebook.

FREE entrance to the Museum for children eating lunch!
(Lunches must be eaten on site.)

Help a kid by giving them a ride!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2130697317229299/

Jul
19
Fri
2019
BreakSpot Kids’ Free Lunch & Activities @ Mission San Luis
Jul 19 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
BreakSpot Kids' Free Lunch & Activities @ Mission San Luis

Hunger doesn’t take a vacation so Mission San Luis is proud to be a designated Summer BreakSpot this summer!

Summer BreakSpot provides free, nutritious meals to kids and teens 18 years and younger.

Mission San Luis will also be providing special programming. Wednesdays, children will be able to talk to one of our costumed living history interpreters during lunch! Tuesdays-Fridays, children attending lunch will be able to participate in an activity. For a schedule of activities, visit Facebook.

FREE entrance to the Museum for children eating lunch!
(Lunches must be eaten on site.)

Help a kid by giving them a ride!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2130697317229299/

Jul
20
Sat
2019
Frenchtown Farmers Market
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Frenchtown farmers market is located 524 North MLK Blvd. In partnership with the Community Redevelopment Agency, the farmers market represents a first step in plans to develop a local food business incubator on the property.

The project, led by Frenchtown Neighborhood Improvement Association, is an effort to improve opportunity for people of color, women, veterans and students. The goal is to diversify the local economy, both by product and proprietor, in order to create more resilient, engaged, safe and thriving communities.

And what better place to start than Frenchtown.

Opening day will feature live music, guest speakers and host of local vendors with handmade and locally grown products. The Frenchtown market will open every Saturday, from 9am to 1pm throughout the year.

Vendor Information

Vendor inquiries from across the Big Bend region are also welcome. The Frenchtown farmers market is the only food retail opportunity in the area with purchase incentive programs that improve families’ ability to purchase fresh food, and also expand the sales potential for market vendors.

Vendor info sessions will be held Wednesday, February 17th @ 12:30pm and Saturday, February 20th at 3:00pm, at the market’s new location, 524 North MLK Blvd. in Tallahassee.

Videos: Frenchtown Market Vendors

Explorers Past & Present @ Mission San Luis
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Explorers Past & Present @ Mission San Luis

Explorers Past & Present

FREE Kids’ Event

Saturday, July 20, 2019 
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Help Mission San Luis celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing while having fun learning the importance
of exploration in Florida’s past! From foot travel, to canoes, to ships, Native Americans and Spanish discoverers used tools and their ingenuity to travel Florida’s lands and waters for centuries.

Enjoy the following activities:

— “Explorer Timeline” game on the historic site
— Space activities with WFSU, including a screening of the PBS Kids show, Ready, Jet, Go!
— Sunscope viewing with the Tallahassee Astronomical Society
— Dugout canoe display by the Bureau of Archaeological Research
— Kids’ crafts (Make your own navigational tools)
— Astronaut Ice Cream Party!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2349030295310173/