May 1, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Wooton Park
Seaplane-A-Palooza Weekend will be held Saturday, April 30th and Sunday, May 1st, 2016 at Wooton Park on Lake Dora in Downtown Tavares. Saturday will feature the 8th Annual Planes, Trains and Barbecue event and Sunday will feature a Seaplane Fly-In. Live music will fill the park for the weekend, seaplane tours will becoming and going through the weekend and a wide variety of food choices will be available. Young children can also visit the aviation-themed splash park to cool off and enjoy some fun in the sun throughout the weekend.
Saturday, April 30th is the Planes, Trains and Barbecue event, and Sunday, May 1st is the Seaplane Fly-In
For more information call 352.742.6176.
May 1, 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM @ Library Youth Room
Your child's imagination will take flight while showing off their Lego building skills. Blocks will be provided by the library and registration is not necessary. Parents are encouraged to participate with their children.
May 1, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Library Youth Room
Hey kids! Come join the fun. Everyone is welcome. Space is limited. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Register at the Library Youth Desk.
Youth and teens interested in manga/anime are invited to come draw and to talk about manga/anime, work on your projects, help others and, most importantly, express yourself.
May 2, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Tavares Civic Center
Once a month, the City of Tavares Recreation Department welcomes senior citizens from all over the community to participate in an original “party” at the Tavares Civic Center. Appropriately named, TAVARES SENIOR SHAKEDOWN, there is dancing, music, karaoke, games, snack foods and a whole lot of fun.
May 2, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tavares Library Conference Room
This informal program helps participants practice their English skills while also learning about cultural and day-to-day life events in the United States. No registration needed.
May 3, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Library Conference Room
A cup of coffee and a chat with friends while playing this interesting twist on Bingo. Registration is required. Sign up at the Reference Desk or call (352) 742-6203 to reserve your place.
May 3, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Tavares Public Library
Kids ages birth to 5 bring Mom and Dad and enjoy lots of fun music, interactive finger plays, songs and stories in the Youth Room. A different themed-craft accompanies the story time each week.
May 3, 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM @ Tavares Library Youth Room
Wii love to play! Lots of Wii games available for play on the library gaming system in the Youth Room. There are also board and table games like Boggle, Uno, Scrabble, Chess, and many more. Have some fun and say wheeeee!
May 4, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Library Youth Room
Hello! Tell me a story...¡Hola! Cunetame un cuento... Join us for a Bilingual Storytime (English/Spanish) every Wednesday. We will have stories, songs, rhymes and lots of fun for ages birth to 5. Acompáñenos todos los Miércoles para la Hora del Cuento Bilingüe. Tendremos cuentos, canciones, rimas y mas para niños de 0-5 años.
May 4, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ City Hall, City Council Chambers
May 5, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Tavares Public Library
Improve your Spanish conversational skills. Practice reading and speaking in Spanish with the guidance of a bilingual tutor. This club meets every Thursday in the library conference room. You must be registered for this class.
May 5, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Tavares Pavilion on the Lake
The City of Tavares presents A Night with my Knight! Mothers and their sons are invited to attend the 1st Annual Mother & Son "Knight" Out Event on May 5, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Tavares Pavilion on the Lake. Tickets are $10.00 per person and must be purchased in advance. For more information please contact the Tavares Recreation Department at 352.742.6370.
The Tavares Pavilion on the Lake is located at 200 S. Disston Avenue, Tavares.
May 5, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Tavares Library Conference Room
May 5, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM @ Library Youth Room
Bedtime stories, songs, games and more. Pajamas, slippers and stuffed animals highly recommended and encouraged.
May 6, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ TRA Room
Make a seasonal craft to take home each month. All ages welcome. No registration needed.
May 7, All Day