Free Kids Events in May
Posted on Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am
Every month, there are plenty of kids events that give children the chance to make an art project, put together a wooden craft, build something, or sit and listen to a story. Even better, many of them are offered for free. Would your kids like to attend some of the free kids events?
LEGO stores offer a free mini-build event every month. It is for kids who are between the ages of 6 and 14. The event begins at 5:00 in the evening and is offered “while supplies last”.
May 5, 2015: Koala – Kids will build a mini model that looks like a Koala.
Pottery Barn Kids
Pottery Barn Kids has different kinds of free kids events every month. Check with your local store to make sure it is one that will be holding the event.
May 4, 2015: Tissue Paper Flower craft – Kids will make a tissue paper flower craft to give to their mothers in celebration of Mother’s Day.
May 5, 2015: Mother’s Day Story Time – Kids will listen to a story that includes a mom. Children that become a book club member will receive a special gift after attending five story times.
Home Depot offers free workshops for kids who are between the ages of 5 and 12. All kids get to keep the wooden craft they build. They also receive a free certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin. Parents must register their children in order to have them attend the event.
May 2, 2015: Picket Fence Photo Frame – Kids will learn how to build a photo frame that has a cute picket fence around the base.
Lowe’s Build and Grow
Lowe’s Build and Grow
offers free kids clinics for children. Kids will get to keep the wooden project they make. They will receive a free apron, goggles, and a patch. Parents must register their children in order to have them attend the event.
May 9, 2015: Mother’s Day Planter – Kids will put together a kit that makes a planter. The side says “Happy Mother’s Day!”. There is a photo frame in the center of the planter.
Lakeshore Learning offers free kids craft events on Saturdays. The events are for children ages 3 and up.
May 2, 2015: Thank-A-Teacher Tote Bag – Kids will decorate a canvas tote to give to their teacher.
May 9, 2015: Garden Blooms Photo Frame – Kids will put together and decorate a photo frame that resembles a flower in a pot.
May 16, 2015: Fly Away! Hot Air Balloon! – Kids will create and decorate a paper hot air balloon that has a “basket” made from a plastic foam bowl. It is designed to be hung from the ceiling.
May 23, 2015: Memorial Day Flag – Kids will put together a flag made from painted craft sticks.
May 30, 2015: Hello, Sunshine! Mobile – Kids will create and decorate a happy sun out of paper plates. It is designed to be hung up.