Each week I’ll post links with fun and inexpensive (or free) things to do in your local area and national deals that everyone can enjoy!
In honor of Memorial Day, there are a variety of ways you can celebrate:
- For all active and retired service members (including veterans), enjoy lots of discounts and freebies for food, shopping, and entertainment here.
- For everyone, check out a gigantic list of Memorial Day Parades & Celebrations divided by state here.
American Girl: May In-Store Events (Events vary by location and minimum age. Find events specific to your area online. Reservations required. For girls ages 8 and up.) This month includes: Mother’s Day Card Craft, Isabelle’s Funky Fashion Headpiece Craft, Everyday Fun Doll ‘Dos, Isabella’s Celebration, Julie’s Bracelet Craft and more!
Bass Pro Shops: This Saturday and Sunday (May 24-25), enjoy Free Kids’ Adventure Activities including free crafts, free giveaways, BB Gun Shooting Range, Metal Detector Treasure Hunt, Adventure Scavenger Hunt and more! Contact your local store for times and more information.
Guitar Center: Free Classes through their Music Mentor Series. Register online. No age restriction.
- Saturday, May 24th: 10 AM – Recording Made Easy for Garage Band
- Saturday, May 24th: 10:15 AM – Group Guitar Lesson
Kindermusik: Try a free class (see all the information here). Kindermusik ~ Where Music & Learning Play!
- Classes for children from newborn to age seven
- Child development through music and movement
- Immerse your child in a musical atmosphere of play, song, and dance – while developing fundamental skills
- Connect with other moms, dads, and families
Lakeshore Learning: Saturday, May 24th from 11AM-3PM ~ Kids make and take a Super Hero Puppet!
Michael’s Kids Club Workshops: Kids will create a craft that they get to take home. Designed for kids ages 3 and up ($2/child). Starts at 10 am and runs every 30 minutes on Saturday (5/17). You can shop while they create.
Williams-Sonoma Free Technique Classes (for kids and adults): Saturday, May 24th at 9:30 AM ~ Junior Chefs will learn to chop and dice vegetables and fruit. Make a reservation.
Thanks, More with Less Today!
- Buffalo and surrounding areas, NY
- Chicago, IL (West)
- Colorado Springs, CO
- Columbus, GA, Fort Benning, GA & Phenix City, AL
- Dallas, TX
- Denver, CO
- Fort Worth, TX
- Harrisburg & West Shore, PA
- Hershey & Elizabethtown, PA
- Houston, TX (North)
- Houston, TX
- Indianapolis, IN (All of Central Indiana)
- LaGrange, Westpoint, Hogansville, Pine Mountain, Warm Springs, GA
- Lebanon, PA
- Memphis, TN (East Memphis)
- Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota
- North Shore MA, NH seacoast and southern ME
- Northeast Ohio
- Omaha, NE
- Pacific Northwest Area
- San Diego, CA
- Wichita Falls, TX
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