Activities for Kids
Activities for Kids – National
Lowe’s Build and Grow – Chuck E. Roller
Participating Lowe’s stores
Sat. Sept. 8, 10 a.m.
Bring your child to Lowe’s and they can build a Chuck E. Roller! Build a wooden project and get a free apron, goggles, patch and more. *Be sure to register your child ahead of time here.
Free Crafts for Kids – Apple Basket
Lakeshore Learning stores
Sat. Sept. 8, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
A bushel-shaped basket that kids can fill with all the apples they can color! Plus print this coupon and bring with you to save $5 off a $25 purchase. *Lakeshore Learning has free activities for kids every Saturday!
Grandparents Day Frame
Participating Michael’s stores
Sat. Sept. 8, 10 a.m. to Noon.
Make It and Take It event, with purchase of $1 wood frame. Ages 3 and up.
Baby Safety Day
Babies R Us stores
Sat. Sept. 8, 12 to 3 p.m.
We know your baby’s safety is your #1 priority. Come learn all about it…from car seat to home safety, and every great safety tip in between.
National Grandparents Day
Sunday, Sept. 9 – all day
Spend some time with a grandparent this weekend to celebrate. Or give yours a call. Or have the kids draw a picture and send it in the mail. Consider having the kids draw an extra drawing or two and drop their masterpieces off at a senior center to be enjoyed by a group of grandparents! 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
First Friday – Open House and Summer Safari B-day Party
The Creative Living Room, 15 Chester Road, Swarthmore PA
Fri. Sept 7, 5 to 8 p.m.
Enjoy FREE Demo classes for kids in music, art, yoga, dance, Spanish, Capoeira and more. Meet new teachers. Sign up for “Trial Week” (9/10-9/15). Register for fall classes starting Sept. 10. Interactive story time, fun and goodies!
Linvilla Orchards, 137 Knowlton Road, Media PA
Sun. Sept. 8 through November 4, opens at 8 a.m.
An annual trip to Pumpkinland is a Delaware Valley family tradition. During the months of September and October, Pumpkinland takes center stage at Linvilla Orchards. Larger than life figures and scarecrows illustrate the legends and lore of the harvest season, local history and some of the many stories of pumpkins and apples. See our piles of pumpkins in all shapes and sizes, over 100 tons on display! Find a huge selection of straw bales, corn shocks, fall decorations of all kinds, masks, costumes and toys. Don’t get lost in our straw bale or cornfield maze!
For more events and activities for kids throughout the week, check our Kid-Friendly Events Calendar!