Wednesday, November 9, 2022 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST
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Alachua County Library District Headquarters
401 East University Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601

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Youth Performers Showcase 2022 - Gainesville (11/09/22) 



Looking for an entertainer for your summer reading program, or for a special performance any time of year?  NEFLIN has partnered with the Alachua County Library District to provide a forum for performers, entertainers, and educational speakers to demonstrate their talents to library staff serving all ages of the public looking for quality programming. 

Throughout the day, performers will present a preview of their routines suitable for children and teens.  The entertainers featured are all based in Northeast Florida, or available for bookings in FL with modest travel fees. Inclusion on this list does not constitute an endorsement.

These professional performers provide entertainment for children 5-12. Some also offer programs for teens, families/all-ages, and others.

Please note that this event does not constitute endorsement of specific performers by NEFLIN or the Alachua County Library District. Information and Showcase is provided solely for the convenience of libraries.

UPDATE, 10/27/22:
Some of the confirmed performers for the event include:

  • Animal Tales (exotic animals) 
  • Shana Banana (music & fun)
  • Mr. Richard (original children’s music)
  • Gainesville Circus Center
  • Debra Weller (children’s storytelling)
  • Just Add Rhythm (drumming & musical instruments).

Attendees can expect to:

  • Obtain Directory with Program Descriptions and Presenter Contact Information.
  • Watch an extensive collection of on stage presentations.
  • Meet presenters from throughout Northeast Florida and surrounding areas who provide high quality children’s and family shows.

Cost: NEFLIN classes are free of charge for Florida library staff.  Registration is required for all classes and NEFLIN members get priority.