Free LEGO Monster on 10/31 at LEGO Stores

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  Did you know that on Halloween this year, you can trick-or-treat at the LEGO Store? Kids can wear their Halloween costume to the LEGO Store on October 31 and they’ll receive a special free LEGO Monster Halloween treat! Offer valid only at the LEGO Store on October 31, 2014 while supplies last. Quantities are […]

50 Places to Get Free Printable Coloring Pages

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    The cooler weather here in Iowa has kept us indoors a lot, and one of the things our children love to do is color. We color almost daily, but the price of store bought coloring books can often be pricey. Fortunately there are are thousands of free printable coloring pages you can print […]

Five Tips for Fall Family Fun at the Pumpkin Patch

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  Heading to the pumpkin patch for an afternoon of family fun this weekend? Here are some tips to make your weekend outing go smoothly and be lots of fun!       Be Prepared Many pumpkin patches are in rural areas and may not have hand washing facilities, snacks for sale, or other amenities. […]

5 Trick or Treating Tips for Kids With Sensory Processing Disorders

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  Looking for some ways to help your sensitive child enjoy the upcoming festivities for Halloween?  The American Occupational Therapy Association offers the following tips for caregivers to make Halloween a positive experience for children with sensory challenges and offer fun alternatives to increase participation in the activities: While many children enjoy Halloween traditions of tick-or-treating, pumpkin […]

Free LEGO Bat Signal Building Event Saturday Oct. 18th

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    If you’re looking for a fun event for your fun little superhero or LEGO fan, be sure to check out the free Bricktober Build event at Toys ‘R Us stores. This Saturday October, 18th, from 12 to 2 kids can build their own free LEGO bat signal. As with all free events it’s […]

Free Star Wars Rebels LEGO Building Event on Saturday Oct. 11 at Toys ‘R Us

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  If you have a little Star Wars fan or LEGO fan, you may want to stop by your local Toys ‘R Us store this weekend for a fun building event where kids can build a free Star Wars Rebel LEGO mini ghost ship on Saturday, October 11th from 12-2. As with all free events […]

Free Airplane Rides for Kids to Experience First Flights

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  If you have a child who has always wanted to fly, but who has never had the opportunity, here is a cool program you may want to check out!  The EAA Young Eagles program gives kids ages 8 to 17 an opportunity to take a flight in a general aviation airplane free of charge courtesy of […]

Free Museum Admission Saturday September 27th at Museums Nationwide

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  If you’re looking for a fun family event later this month, here’s an opportunity you won’t want to miss. Smithsonian Magazine is once again hosting their annual Museum Day Live where you can getfree museum admission to dozens of museums nationwide on Saturday, September 27th. Each adult can get 2 free admission tickets for the event and […]

How to Make Marshmallow Guns

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    When you have a house full of boys, toy guns and pretend battles pretty much come with the territory. If you’re looking for a fun way for your kids to have a fun fight that’s a little more fluffy in nature, here’s how to make marshmallow guns.     Supplies: 1/2″ PVC  and […]

Free LEGO Frankenstein Monster Building Event on October 7th

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How cute is this guy huh? If you have a little LEGO fan like I do, here’s a fun event you’ll want to check out. On Tuesday, October 7th LEGO stores are holding a free LEGO kids building event where kids can build this LEGO monster and take it home – for free! Event begins at 5pm. Quantities are limited […]

Free Admission to Museums on Saturday September 27th

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  If you’re looking for a fun family event in September, here’s an opportunity you won’t want to miss. Smithsonian Magazine is once again hosting their annual Museum Day Live where you can get free museum admission to dozens of museums nationwide on Saturday, September 27th. Each adult can get 2 free admission tickets for […]

Free Petco Small Pets Event w/ Free Activity Book on Saturday Aug. 23rd

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If you’re thinking about getting your kids a small pet, here’s an event to get them used to the idea. Petco is having a free small pets event with educational activities, games and a free activity book with stickers for the kids this Saturday, August 23rd.

Free LEGO Mini-Airplane Building Event on Tuesday, September 2nd

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  If you have a little LEGO fan like I do, here’s a fun event you’ll want to check out. On Tuesday, September 2nd, LEGO stores are holding a free LEGO kids building event where kids can build this LEGO monkey and take it home – for free! Event begins at 5pm. Quantities are limited and offer is good while supplies […]

Free LEGO Monkey Building Event on Tuesday August 5th

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  If you have a little LEGO fan like I do, here’s a fun event you’ll want to check out. On Tuesday, August 5th, LEGO stores are holding a free LEGO kids building event where kids can build this LEGO monkey and take it home – for free! Event begins at 5pm. Quantities are limited and offer is good while supplies […]

Free Museum Admission for Bank of America and Merril Lynch Customers This Weekend

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  Want something different to do this weekend on a budget? If you’re a Bank of America or Merrill Lynch cardholder you’ll be able to score free admission to over 150 museums. During the first weekend of every month, Bank of America continues to offer its cardholders free admission to over 100 museums. Museums in AZ, CT, […]