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Free kids workshops

By Charlotte on the Cheap

Keep the kids busy this summer with free crafts and building workshops at Lowes, Home Depot, and Lakeshore Learning. Here is the schedule for the next couple weeks.

Lowes Home Improvement Stores offers Build And Grow, free building clinics for kids, on select Saturdays at 10am. The next two projects are:

June 25th: Waving FlagJuly 9th: Tow Truck

Home Depot also offers building workshops for kids on select Saturdays, 9am to 12pm. Next up:

July 2nd: Coaster SetAugust 6th: Pencil Box

Lakeshore Learning offers free craft projects for kids Saturdays at 11am. Upcoming projects:June 25th: Sparkly FishJuly 2nd: Patriotic WreathJuly 9th: Mosaic MirrorJuly 16th: Splashy JellyfishJuly 23rd: Jazzy JournalJuly 20th: Under the Sea Scene

Michael’s offers free crafts, and also, crafts where you need to make a purchase. You’ll find them all on Michael’s website; I’m just listing the free ones here.

June 21st, 11am to 2pm: Swedish dolls and flags: Free Make-It Take-ItJune 23, 11am to 2pm: Germany-Hat & Bell: Free Make-It Take-ItJune 25, 11am to 2pm: Egypt-Heiroglyphics & Mummy: Free Make-It Take-ItJune 28, 11am to 2pm: Bahamas-Tropical Can Hug & Flower Lei: Make-It Take-It (free with purchase of can hug)June 30, 11am to 2pm: Canada-Moose & Maple Leaf: Free Make-It Take-It