Frugal Kids Events in February
Posted on Friday, January 31st, 2014 at 7:00 am
Looking for something fun for your children to do? Kids that love to make and build things will enjoy these events! Most of them are absolutely free to attend. Others are frugally priced. Several of the events include the creation of a Valentine’s Day themed project. Which ones will your kids do?
Lowe’s Build & Grow
Lowe’s offers Kids Clinics where your child can learn how to build a wooden project. Kids will also receive a free apron, goggles, and patch. Parents must register their child in order to have him or her attend the event.
Saturday, February 8, 2014: Love Note Holder
Kids will learn how to put together a cute, wooden, Love Note Holder. It can hold all of their valentines. This event will begin at 10:00 in the morning.
Lakeshore Learning offers free kids craft events every Saturday. They begin at 11:00 in the morning and end at 3:00 in the afternoon. The events are designed for children that are ages 3 and up. No reservations are necessary.
Saturday, February 1, 2014: Love-To-Read Bookmarks – Kids will create and decorate their very own bookmark. Avid readers will get a lot of use out of it!
Saturday, February 8, 2014: Heart-Shaped Card Holder – Kids will create a heart-shaped “mailbox” that is perfect for holding valentines.
Saturday, February 15, 2014: My Collage Picture Frame – Kids will decorate a photo frame with sequins, sparkles, and other craft materials.
Saturday, February 22, 2014: Jester Hat – Kids will make their very own Jester Hat to wear.
Michaels Kids Club
Michaels offers kids craft events that are done in 30 minute sessions. It costs $2.00 (per child) for one session. They begin every half-hour from 10:00 in the morning through 11:30 in the morning. The Kids Club events are designed for children who are ages 3 and older.
Saturday, February 1, 2014: Crafty Valentine’s Day Bags – Kids will decorate a treat bag for Valentine’s Day. It will hold lots of valentines.
Saturday, February 8, 2014: Sweet Treat Card – Kids will make and decorate a card for someone they love. The decoration looks like a cupcake.
Saturday, February 15, 2014: Heart Painting – Kids will make a heart shaped painting.
LEGO Club events are held in LEGO stores. They begin at 5:00 in the evening. Kids will have the opportunity to build an exclusive mini model. These events are free. They are also “while supplies last”, so you may want to get there early!
Saturday, February 4, 2014: Build a Micro Manager Mini Model – It looks like a small robot, or, possibly a robot used in outer space.