Activities for Kids
Activities for Kids – National
Build a Cork Bulletin Board
Home Depot stores
Sat. Aug. 4, 9 a.m. to noon.
Free hands-on workshops designed for kids ages 5-12. All kids get to keep their craft and receive a FREE kids’ workshop apron, commemorative pin and certificate. Home Depot has teamed up with EPA’s ENERGY STAR and The Lorax. Kids will build their own cork bulletin board while learning tool safety. Call ahead to register.
Summer Play Days at Disney Store
Participating Disney Store locations (call ahead to verify)
July 23 through Aug. 26, times vary (call your local store)
In-store events will occur EVERY DAY from July 23rd – August 26th. Attend 4 events and receive a special gift! Visit or call your local Disney Store for specific event times and details! Free. Kids ages 3 and up.
Free Crafts for Kids – Friendship Trophy
Sat. Aug. 4, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Kids design and decorate a friendship trophy to celebrate International Friendship Day. Plus print this coupon and bring with you to save $5 off a $25 purchase. *Lakeshore Learning has free activities for kids every Saturday!
Nursing Basics for New Moms
Babies R Us stores (call ahead to make sure yours is participating)
Sat. Aug. 4, 12 to 3 p.m.
Educators from Lamaze International will be on hand to share information and answer questions on the how-tos and benefits of breastfeeding. Free.
How to Build a Better Lunchbox
Participating Pottery Barn Kids stores (call ahead to verify)
Sat. Aug. 4, 3 p.m.
Let us inspire you with fun, easy and healthy lunch ideas for your kids. Join us to learn expert tips and recipes provided by Kate McMillan, author of The Lunch Box. Bring the kids to enjoy playing a round of Crunch a Color. Arrive early for a goodie bag full of recipes, samples and a special offer from Plum Organics. Free.
Kids Bowl Free
Sign the kids up for the Kids Bowl Free program and each week you’ll get coupons for free games at participating bowling center.
Activities for Kids – Philadelphia-area
Linvilla Orchards, 137 W. Knowlton Road, Media PA
Sat. Aug. 4, 8 a.m. (all day). Rain date: Sun. Aug. 5
Free. All-day Peach Festival includes real pony rides, juggler, magician, Makin’ Music concert, face painting, hayrides and lunch from the Linvilla Grill, along with peach picking and educational classes. (I believe the pick-your-own will cost $$, but the rest of the festival is free.)
For more events and activities for kids throughout the week, check our Kid-Friendly Events Calendar!