Free Children’s Activities: Week of October 7-13

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Here are some free or cheap children’s activities available this week to keep the kiddos busy.  I thought posting these now will help you plan your week.

These are all the things that are free to do this week with just a few that are very inexpensive.

Toys R Us: Free Cra-Z-Loom bracelet Making Event October 12th from 10 am to 12 pm. Make your own bracelet and take it home with you.  This event is intended for children ages 6 and up.  Limit one per child and while supplies last.

Pottery Barn KidsEvery Tuesday from 11AM-11:30AM, kids of all ages are invited to story time. Times can vary slightly from store to store so you might want to call ahead to verify.

Lakeshore Learning:  Make a Pumpkin Patch Door Hanger October 12th from 11am-3pm.  Children create their own pumpkin patch decoration with scratch-through rainbow paper!

Michaels: Kids Club Event- Make Bandana Costumes October 12th.  Create a fast and easy disguise for Halloween.  Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop. Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10am – 11:30am. See a store associate to join.

Barnes and Noble: There is a free storytime Tuesday and Thursday as well as Saturday of each week with books, a cookie and usually coloring pages and activities. You should check your store because dates and times vary.

Lego Store: Free Lego build event October 10th at 5 pm.  Kid’s will build a Fire Plan Model for Fire Safety Week. The event is limited to kids age 6-14. Quantities are limited so it is best to get there early!

Lowes: There will be a Build and Grow Clinic October 12th at 10 am to build a Spooky Stacker.

You can register here for this free event. The kids should get an apron, all the supplies for the clinic and a few other goodies.


If you live near an American Girl Store, you might check out their events.  Times and dates vary.

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