FREE Weekend Activities for August 5th and 6th

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on August 2, 2017 · 0 comments

in All,Free,Free Activities

Wow, summer is winding down!  How many more days before back to school?

American Girl Stores

Most American Girl Store events cost.  But there are a few that are free.  You can check out upcoming events at a store near you here.

Babies ‘R Us:

no events

Barnes and Noble:

Saturday, August 5th @ 11:00am
Storytime: Peterlicious and Aqualicious Storytime
New York Times bestselling author Victoria Kann is back with a follow-up to the Pinkalicious book series. Join Peter, Pinkalicious’s little brother, as he tries to build a tower of blocks that will reach the moon. Storytime continues with a family trip to the beach in the popular Aqualicious. Activities to follow. 

Saturday, August 5th @ 2:00pm
LEGO BOOST Community Build

Calling all LEGO and robotics enthusiasts! Join us for a fun-filled community build event celebrating the release of LEGO BOOST. Build, code, and play with Vernie the robot and learn how to program Vernie to complete obstacles and tricks.

Bass Pro Shops:

no events this weekend

Home Depot:  

Saturday, August 5th, 9:00am-12:00pm
Kid’s Workshop:  Penske Truck

Join our hands-on workshop and you and your child can build a wooden Penske truck to roll some fun into August. Once the project is complete, your child can personalize their truck with stickers and paint. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last. Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin.


Lakeshore Learning: 

Saturday, August 5th, 11:00am-3:00pm
Kids’ Craft: Back to School Photo Frame

Some locations have their crafts on Sundays.  Check your location.


Lowe’s has canceled their Build and Grow program


Saturday, August 5th, 10:00am-12:00pm
**Kids Club: Pencil Toppers

**Kid’s Club Crafts cost $2.00 per child.  Ages 3+

Saturday, August 5th, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Make Break – Bling it out
Purchase a pencil box, clutch, notebook, mirror or T-shirt and get free supplies for “blinging” it..

Saturday, August 6th, 1:00pm-3:00pm
Slime Sunday
Join Michael’s for Slime Making Fun!

Pottery Barn Kids

no upcoming events

Toys ‘R Us:

Saturday, August 5th from 3:00pm-4:00pm
Geoffrey’s Birthday Club Event!
Birthday Club members get special surprises and coupons. Plus there will be storytimes and fun activities!
You read about why we love the Toys ‘R Us birthday club here!


No free events scheduled this month – you can check out the upcoming paid events here.

They do like for you to call your local store and register!



This blog is very kid friendly! See more things for kids: Activities . Crafts Frugal Fun . Homeschooling . Preschool Recipes

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