Things to Do This Week: August 12 – 18

Games, goodies and goats, oh my! The coolest events around town this week.
Photo courtesy of Milk and Honey Acres

1. Free Chair Yoga

Monday, August 12, 2019 | 12 p.m. – 12:50 p.m. EST | Goodwood Museum and Gardens 

Chair Yoga is a gentle form of yoga where students will practice postures and breathing exercises. This class is designed for beginners, and includes benefits such as increased strength, flexibility, and range of motion. It’s a perfect midday break. 

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2. Millennium Actress Remastered with English Subtitles

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 | 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. EST | The Movies at Governor’s Square

This Japanese animated classic follows a filmmaker and his assistant as they interview a reclusive starlet, who retired 30 years prior. As she recounts her career, the filmmaker and his crew are literally pulled into her memories where they can’t discern fact from fiction. 

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3. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Trivia Social

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 | 6:30 p.m.  – 8:00 p.m. EST | Madison Social

If you’re a super fan of the adventures of Kimmy and Titus this trivia night is for you! Happy Hour will be extended through the three round event on Tuesday at Madison Social. 

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4. Lunch & Learn: Thousands of Years by the Mysterious Waters

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 | 12:00 p.m.  – 1:00 p.m. CST | Florida Trust for Historic Preservation, Inc. 

This Lunch and Learn will share findings and conclusions by researchers of the Aucilla Research Institute during fieldwork at Wakulla Springs between 2016 and 2019. Bring your lunch and learn a little!

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5. I Heart Mac & Cheese Grand Opening

Thursday, August 15, 2019 | 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. EST | 799 West Gaines Street, Suite 113 Tallahassee 

Nothing is quite as nostalgic as mac & cheese. Bring your friends and family to the grand opening Next Thursday on West Gaines Street. 

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6. Craft Housing Soft Opening

Friday, August 16, 2019 | 4:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. EST | Railroad Square Craft House

The Railroad Square Craft House wants to celebrate their hard work with the community! You have a choice of 20 drafts to choose from for the night. Not a fan of beer? Not to worry, an assortment of packaged beverages and wines will also be available. 

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7. Downtown Market

Saturday, August 17, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. EST | Downtown Tallahassee

Need a few fruits and vegetables, maybe some honey? The Tallahassee Downtown Market is the perfect place to get what you need and support local vendors!

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8. FSU Volleyball Preseason Kickoff

Saturday, August 17, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. EST | University Center Club at FSU

Join in at FSU’s first ever volleyball preseason kickoff!  The evet kicks off with a Garnet and Gold match in Tully Gym, followed by a Volleyball 101 seminar with Coach Poole. After, purchase of a $30 ticket gets you dinner, a meet and greet with the team and coaches as well as entry into a silent raffle! 

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9. Goat Yoga

Saturday, August 17, 2019 | 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. EST | Milk and Honey Acres, Tallahassee

Yes, you read the title correctly! Milk and Honey Acres is hosting goat yoga with certified instructor Bethany Bennitt. Goat yoga is an enjoyable experience for all ages. There are only 30 spots available so book yours soon!

Learn more information here.

 

10. Intro to Modern Calligraphy Workshop

Saturday, August 17, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. EST | The Gathering, 705 South Woodward Avenue, Unit 201

Ever wanted to learn calligraphy? This workshop can teach you all the basics with introductions to essential tools and techniques. You will also receive a starter kit equipped with pens, ink and a lot more. Price of registration also covers a limitless mimosa bar and light refreshments! 

Learn more information here.

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