Saturday (May 30): Learn about meditation for people of all faiths and listen to poetry in a free class. “Ocean of Consciousness” will be held at the Headquarters Library on 401 E. University Avenue from 1-2:30 p.m. Free refreshments.
Monthly Archive for May, 2009
From Seattle on the Cheap: Now until June 29, you can enjoy a Grande (16 fl oz) Iced Coffee with Milk for just $1.95. Or check out another Starbucks cold coffee favorite: Iced Coffee Mocha and Caramel Frappuccino® blended coffee. Find a coffeehouse in your neighborhood with these beverages.
Tomorrow (May 14): Get free admission to Kanapaha Botanical Gardens tomorrow as part of Gainesville’s tourism week. A 1.5-mile trail winds around 24 distinct gardens. Each garden — whether it be the Hummingbird Garden, the Water Garden or others — is organized taxonomically or reflects a principle of natural selection. Most gardens are in bloom […]
Saturday (May 16): In “Doc Hollywood” (1991), Michael J. Fox plays a young doctor who gets stuck in South Carolina (filmed in Micanopy) after a car crash. Doc Hollywood Days commemorates Micanopy’s role in the movie with a classic car, bike show, street dance and barbeque cook-off. Free admission. 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Print out this coupon to get a free hydromassage for your mom any time until May 24th. Hydromassages use warm water to massage muscles and soothe aches and pains. To see how it works, watch this animation. To use the coupon, find a studio near you and book an appointment. Here are two places in […]
Saturday (May 9): Eat zucchini prepared in dozens of ways — from spaghetti to chocolate cake — at the Windsor Zucchini Festival. Zucchini enthusiasts create dozens of foods using the summer squash as part of the Cook-A-Zuke contest. There will also be a zucchini carving contest, live music, art on display and carnival rides for […]
Saturday (May 9): Get free health screenings, bicycle helmet checks and educational information at the UF and Shands Family Health Fair and Treasure Hunt. There’s face painting, a bounce house and games and prizes for kids too. 10 a.m. – noon. Magnolia Parke at 4740 NW 39th Place.
Wednesday (May 4): Gainesville Green Drinks meets at Ti Amo (12 SE 2nd Ave) from 6 to 8 p.m. Discuss environmental issues in Gainesville and learn about what local community and business leaders are doing to help the environment. Every first Wednesday of the month. Free.
Office Depot is offering free copies of your resume and free faxing of your resume in every store location until May 30. You can print up to 25 single-sided pages and fax them to 5 numbers. You don’t need a coupon: just head to the Design, Print and Ship centers within Office Depot stores and […]