Fun, FREE, Family Activities Round-up: August 1




bank of america museums on us

FREE Museum Weekend for Bank of America Customers

  • Saturday, August 2nd and Sunday, August 3rd
    • Bank of America’s Museums on Us is offering free admission to more than 150 museums nationwide. Simply present your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card along with a photo ID to gain free general admission to any participating institution. Cardholders only; guests are not eligible for free admission.



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Barnes & Noble

  • August 1st is Frozen Friday at 7PM – Cool off with Olaf and enjoy story-time, sing-a-longs, crafts and activities.
  • Saturday, August 2nd is Marvel Day with activities, prizes and a chance to win special Marvel merchandise.

disney summer-playdays

Disney Stores

  • Disney Stores are offering Summer Play Days every day this summer now through September 1, 2014. The fun includes Art of Animation, Trivia, Story Time and Showtime. Check your local store for event details and times. Kids will receive a free button for participation each week.

guitar center free classes

Guitar Center

  • Saturday, August 2nd (no age restriction)
    • 10 AM – Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools
    • 10:15 AM – Group Guitar Lesson
    • Free Classes through their Music Mentor Series. Register at the Guitar Center website here.

Home Depot Mini-Crate_Pencil_Holder

Home Depot Workshop for Kids

  • Saturday, August 2nd from 9 AM to 12 PM – Build a mini-crate pencil holder. You can pre-register online here.

Michael’s Kids Club

  • Saturday, August 2nd – 10AM – 11:30 AM
    • Kids Club – for $2 per child, you can reserve 30 minutes for kids to create while you shop at Michael’s. Sessions start every half hour from 10AM – 11:30. See a store associate to sign up.


williams sonoma technique

Williams-Sonoma Free Technique Classes

  • Saturday, August 2nd (for kids) at 10 AM
    • Jr. Chefs will learn all Zoku and making slushies, popsicles, and ice cream. This Jr. Chef Class is suitable for ages 5 and up. To reserve a spot, contact you closest store right here.
  • Sunday, August 3rd (for adults) Risotto
    • Learn how to make this legendary Italian dish and all the add ins that can make this one of the most loved dishes in your repertoire. To reserve a spot, and find out specific class times, contact you closest store right here.

Coming Soon…

Lowe’s Build and Grow

  • Saturday, August 9th at 10 AM
    • Kids build and take a Monsters vs Aliens Trolley. You can pre-register right here.


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