This week, in Gainesville, there are lots of different ways you and your kids can spend Valentine's Day together (or apart if you prefer.) Whether you're looking for crafts for the kids or a night out without the kids, there's a Valentine's Day program available for you.
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If your kids are in the mood to make Valentine's Day cards and crafts, the Alachua County Library is hosting Valentine's Day crafts at three branches this week.
Kids can enjoy a Valentine's Day story and craft at The Learning Path on Wednesday, February 13th at 10:30AM. This is a free program, but please call ahead to register. (352) 375-7284
Corks n Colors is offering a Valentine's Day Mini Camp on February 14th. Kids 6 and older can make a clay peace sign or heart and enjoy a cupcake! Two sessions are offered: 10AM or 3PM. Both sessions last an hour. Cost is $12 a child.
If you've always wanted to check out the O2BKids Morning Magic program for toddlers, take the kids to the FREE Valentine's Day themed Open House February 14th. The Morning Magic Program combines playtime, classes and fun for children 0 to 5 years old and their parents. Learn about the variety of classes offered for your child, enjoy the Morning Magic Show, and learn about all that O2BKids has to offer.
If you'd like a night out with your sweetie on Valentine's Day, drop the kids off at the Northwood YMCA for the night for a Valentine's Day Parents Night Out program. Kids can be dropped off at 7PM and stay till 11PM OR they can even stay overnight and be picked up the next morning! Program is open for kids in grades Kindergarten and up. Click here for details.