Free Things to Do for Kids: Free LEGO Workshop on Tue. Feb. 5!

February 2, 2013 |  by  |  Free for Kids  |  No Comments

Young LEGO fans looking for free fun should head to their nearest LEGO storeon Tuesday, Feb. 5 for a free mini-build workshop!

Free LEGO log cabin

Free LEGO kit!

Kids ages 6 to 14 can build a Lincoln log cabin model and take it home. Workshop starts at 5pm. No reservations are necessary but each store has a limited supply of mini-build kits so get to the LEGO store early.

Every first Tuesday in the U.S., LEGO stores offer a free special model workshop with a mini-kit tied into a holiday or theme. Kids get to build and take the LEGO kits  home, for free.  Offer is good while supplies last only. Unfortunately, the kits are not available for sale, so kids must be present to participate.

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Free thing to do tip: Download the Free monthly LEGO store calendar. Each calendar comes with fun ideas, a list of the store’s events and coupons!

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Free Home Depot Valentine’s Workshop for Kids This Saturday!

January 29, 2013 |  by  |  Free for Kids  |  No Comments

For FREE things to do with kids this weekend, try Home Depot’s free kid’s workshop this Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013! Kids can get ready for Valentine’s Day by building a cute valentine card holder out of wood. Children ages 5 to 12 can build the wooden card holder similar to the one pictured here, 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, no reservations required.

Free Kids Home Depot Workshop

Build it, Paint it, for Free!

Home Depot’s free workshops for kids are offered at all stores every first Saturday of the month. At each free workshop, kids are introduced to a new project and are taught do-it-yourself skills and tool safety. In addition to keeping their handmade project, each child receives a FREE Kids Workshop Apron, commemorative pin and certificate of achievement.

If you’re looking for more fun afterwards, Lakeshore Learning stores hold free craft events every Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Click here for more information.

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Kids Can Build a Birdhouse for Free at Home Depot Saturday!

For FREE things to do with kids this weekend, try Home Depot’s free kid’s workshop this Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013! Help the birds stay out of the cold this winter by building a cute diamond-shaped birdhouse out of wood. Children ages 5 to 12 can build and paint a birdhouse similar to the one pictured here, 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, no reservations required.

Free Home Depot Kids Workshop

Build it, Paint it, for Free!

Home Depot’s free workshops for kids are offered at all stores every first Saturday of the month. At each free workshop, kids are introduced to a new project and are taught do-it-yourself skills and tool safety. In addition to keeping their handmade project, each child receives a FREE Kids Workshop Apron, commemorative pin and certificate of achievement.

If you’re looking for more fun afterwards, Lakeshore Learning stores hold free craft events every Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Click here for more information.

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Free Things to Do for Kids at Lakeshore Learning Every Saturday!

Don’t let your kids cry the boredom blues on weekends — take them to Lakeshore Learning for free crafts every Saturday! Geared for kids in pre-school through 6th grade, Lakeshore Learning offers a special free craft activity from 11am to 3pm in every store every Saturday. A store filled with early childhood learning products and elementary school materials, Lakeshore caters to teachers, homeschoolers and parents wanting to bolster their children’s education.Free Things to Do at Lakeshore Learning

Lakeshore has stores in 26 states. Be sure to print out their discount coupons for in-store savings on Saturdays (good through March 31, 2013). Even if you don’t have a store near by, you can take advantage of the other free fun resources on the Lakeshore website. Print out free crafts, clipart, calendars plus writing practice templates, word searches and award certificates. Love these free things to do!

Here’s the upcoming free crafts for kids schedule in January: 

Jan. 5 Make a Photo Frame
Jan. 12 All About Me Flip Book
Jan. 19 How Cold is It? Thermometer
Jan. 26 Magnetic Snowman Notepad

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Free Fun Tip: Keep the kids even busier the first Saturday of each month with free build-it workshops at Home Depot.

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Free Things to Do for Kids: Free LEGO Workshop Tue. Dec. 4!

December 3, 2012 |  by  |  Free for Kids  |  No Comments

Young LEGO fans looking for a free thing to do are in luck on Tuesday, Dec. 4 when all LEGO stores host their latest free mini-build workshop! Kids ages 6 to 14 can build a fun and free reindeer LEGO model and take it home.  The only catch is you have to have to go to a LEGO store to do it. Workshop starts at 5pm.

Free things to do: Build a LEGO Reindeer

Free LEGOs for Kids!

Every first Tuesday in the U.S., LEGO stores offer a free special model workshop with a mini-kit often tied into a holiday. Kids get to build and take the LEGOs home, for free. Quantities are limited and offer is good while supplies last only. Unfortunately, the kits are not available for sale, so kids must be present to participate.

Free thing to do tip: Download the Free monthly LEGO store calendar. Each calendar comes with fun ideas, a list of the store’s events and coupons!

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Free Home Depot Build-it Workshop for Kids Saturday Dec. 1!

Kids ages 5 to 12 can build a picture frame at the FREE hands-on Home Depot workshop this Saturday, Dec. 1, 9am to noon.

Home Depot’s free workshops for kids are offered at all stores every first Saturday of the month. At this Saturday’s free fun workshop, kids can build a wooden picture frame, paint it and embellish it. Kids can turn the frame into  a great holiday gift for someone like the one shown here!Free Home Depot Kids Workshop

At each free workshop, kids are introduced to a new project and are taught do-it-yourself skills and tool safety. In addition to keeping their handmade project, each child receives a FREE Kids Workshop Apron, commemorative pin and certificate of achievement.

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Free Barnes & Noble Kids Club!

Free Barnes & Noble Kids Club!

November 19, 2012 |  by  |  Free for Kids  |  No Comments

Barnes & Noble has a book club for kids and it’s FREE! The Kids’ Club offers plenty of free fun, discounts and rewards for parents of kids ages 12 and younger.

First sign up online or in store and you’ll get 30 percent off your first purchase of one book or toy for your child. This applies to just one item.

Get $5 back for every $100 you spend. The rewards are issued as as a gift certificate up to four times a year.

Free Birthday Cupcake

Before your child’s birthday, you’ll get an email coupon good for a FREE cupcake or cookie from the Barnes & Noble Cafe. The coupon is good to use anytime during the child’s birthday week.

Once you sign up, look for the monthly email with offers and discounts.

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Free Admission for Kids at Major San Diego Attractions in October!

For a great day trip or weekend with the family this month, head south where admission to the San Diego Zoo, Safari Park, Sea World and LEGOLAND are all free for kids. Yes, you heard right. All FREE for children depending on their age and the attraction.

At the San Diego Zoo, home to 3,700 rare and endangered mammals, birds and reptiles, admission is free for kids ages 11 and under.

It’s the same for the zoo’s sister site, the 1,800-acre San Diego Zoo Safari Park, where animals roam free in vast expanses designed to mimic their native habitats of Africa and Asia.

At SeaWorld San Diego admission is free for one child, ages 3 to 9, with one full-paid adult admission. The same free admission rules apply for Dine with Shamu. Additionally, kids, ages 10 to 12, can participate for free in SeaWorld’s Dolphin Encounter and Dolphin and Beluga Interaction Programs with one paid adult participation (kids must be at least 48″ tall).

LEGOLAND® California Resort and its companion attraction, the SEA LIFE™ Carlsbad Aquarium, are offering a free one-day Child Hopper Ticket for one kid, ages 12 and under, with purchase of a full-price one-day Adult Hopper Ticket.

Want more? Kids ages 12 and under get in free to 35 San Diego museums with one paid adult admission. Just print out this coupon from the San Diego Museum Council and your kids can visit places like The New Children’s Museum, the U.S.S. Midway and the Birch Aquarium at Scripps for free anytime during their open hours in October. Some museums may have to collect your coupon so print out several to have on hand.

But wait, there’s even more! Check out the list of free- for-kids offers at restaurants, hotels and cruises at the San Diego Visitors and Convention Bureau.

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Receive an exclusive TC-14 minifigure with the purchase of 10227 – B-Wing Starfighter. Valid 10.1.12 – 10.31.12 or while supplies last.

Receive a FREE reusable LEGO tote bag with any LEGO DUPLO purchase. Valid 10.1.12 – 10.31.12

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Free LEGO Cobra Workshop for Kids Tuesday Jan. 3

December 28, 2011 |  by  |  Free for Kids  |  No Comments

Free LEGO workshop

Yesssssss, I'm free!

Kids can build a colorful Cobra figure at LEGO stores’ monthly free mini-build workshop, Tuesday, Jan. 3. The free LEGO workshop is for ages 6 to 14 only, so adult LEGO fans are out of luck. The free workshop starts at 5pm at LEGO stores across the U.S.

Every first Tuesday in the U.S., LEGO stores offer a free special model workshop with a mini-kit often tied into a holiday. Kids get to build and take the LEGOs home, for free. Quantities are limited and offer is good while supplies last only. Unfortunately, the kits are not available for sale, so kids must be present to participate.

You can also pick up a Free LEGO monthly calendar in the store. See an example HERE. Each calendar comes with fun ideas, a list of the store’s events and coupons! Want to see what’s in the calendar before you go? You can download a copy for free from each LEGO store’s site.

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FREE LEGO Ninjago Booster Pack with any LEGO Shop Purchase of $75 or more. Valid 12.26.11 - 1.31.12

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Free LEGO Nutcracker Workshop for Kids

December 5, 2011 |  by  |  Free for Kids  |  No Comments

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LEGO stores latest free mini-build workshop is tonight! Kids ages 6 to 14 can build a fun and free nutcracker LEGO model today, Dec. 6. The only catch is you have to have to go to a LEGO store to do it. Workshop starts at 5pm.

Every first Tuesday in the U.S., LEGO stores offer a free special model workshop with a mini-kit often tied into a holiday. Kids get to build and take the LEGOs home, for free. Quantities are limited and offer is good while supplies last only. Unfortunately, the kits are not available for sale, so kids must be present to participate.

You can also pick up a Free LEGO monthly calendar in the store. See an example HERE. Each calendar comes with fun ideas, a list of the store’s events and coupons! Want to see what’s in the calendar before you go? You can download a copy for free from each LEGO store’s site.

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