Wed, Jun 21|
Summer PopUps June 21 - Downtown Groveland
Choose from dozens of topics or interests, you won't want to miss the chance to participate with local professionals sharing their skills, talents and experiences.
Time & Location
Jun 21, 2023, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Groveland, 243 S Lake Ave, Groveland, FL 34736, USA
About the event
Thrive's Summer PopUp program offers teens a SAFE and FUN environment to learn new skills and hobbies from area experts, all while getting out of the house and spending time with friends and peers. With dozens of topics and interests covered, teens won't want to miss the activities throughout the season. Each week will boast a list of fun activities for teens to choose from. Oh, and FOOD, FUN and MORE....
Select ONE activity per teen.
**Notice** This is a rain or shine event, and all outside activities will be relocated to an alternative location.
Thrive Clermont will be taking photos and videos to be used on our social media platforms, please notify us in advance if you DO NOT want photos or videos of your child released with our promotional materials.
As always, thank you for trusting us with your teens and inviting friends to join in the fun!!!
Into to Improv
Zane Ertel leads students in a mini workshop on Improv in everyday life. Whether you aspire to be on stage or not, improvisation can strenghten your ability to navigate unpredictable situations. Come join in the fun and gain some confidence at Intro to Improv$10.00+$0.25 service fee
Create your own Spice Blending
Spice up your life with Chef Marianne Hunnel who is a Former Disney Chef and is now on the culinary team that has the honor of cooking for the astronauts and their crew prior to going to the ISS. Chef Hunnel has lots of great stories to share and extensive knowledge of international cuisine. Sample a wide variety of spices and take home your own custom spice blend.$10.00+$0.25 service feeSold Out
Make&take w/ Kumihimo braiding
open area Make and Take Stations from fine art to crafty. Enjoy one or more stations to create artwork and crafts to take home or to donate. Supplies available for kumihimo braided jewelry, manadalas, zentangle, dot art, ceramics and more.$10.00+$0.25 service fee
American Sign Language
Come to this workshop to learn the basics of sign language and how to better communicate with those who are deaf or hard of hearing.$10.00+$0.25 service fee
Sheriff K-9 Unit
K9 officers will discuss the role of dogs in Law enforcement and search and rescue work. They will bring dogs for demonstrations and interaction with attendees.$10.00+$0.25 service fee
A 'Taste of Robotics', using robot kits to demonstrate various STEM activities.$10.00+$0.25 service fee
Local award winning photographer, Stuart Wilson, will guide students on a photo walk along Lake David. Students will learn tips and tricks for great pictures from a phone or camera. Bring a fully charged camera or phone$10.00+$0.25 service fee
Aquaponics Farm Tour
Join Mark Pester of @backyard_farm_express and get a hands-on tour of the @cityofgroveland aquaponics project. Students will learn about the compact, symbiotic system used to raise tiliapia fish and grow a variety of vegetables.$10.00+$0.25 service fee
Life of a Firefighter
Join @cityofgroveland fire fighters to learn about their daily routine, fire safety everyone should know, and take a tour of a truck.$10.00+$0.25 service fee
Groveland PD will share how they utilize dogs and drones in detective work. Learn about the training process to work in these specialized fields within Law Enforcement.$10.00+$0.25 service fee