Friday Freebies–Weekend Events

Here are a couple of free or low-cost, family events this weekend:

Lowes-Build and Grow Clinic, Saturday, 10-11 a.m.; 1st-5th grades

Pierce Chapel Fall Market Day-Saturday, 9-3; 5122 Pierce Chapel Road

iSpy Kids’ Flashlight Tour of Discovery, Saturday, 7:00 p.m. in Heritage Park; cost $8

Fort Benning MWR:

Golf Appreciation Day
Fri, Oct 7, 2011 from 8:00am – 8:00pm @ Fort Benning Golf Course
Driver’s Education
Sat, Oct 8, 2011 from 9:00am – 5:30pm
Second Saturday Book Club
Sat, Oct 8, 2011 at 10:00am @ Sayers Memorial Library
Kings Pond Campout
Sat, Oct 8, 2011 at 12:00pm @ Kings Pond
UFC at Benning Brew Pub
Sat, Oct 8, 2011 at 8:00pm @ Benning Brew Pub

Wal-Mart Event Finder-Simply click here and enter a zip code to check out store events like tastings, samplings, etc.  I used a Columbus zip code and found this.

TargetClick here to check out cultural events.  These are sponsored by Target.  The Children’s Museum in Atlanta is listed.

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores-Saturday 10/8, 11am-1pm Demo: Fiskars & Colorbox Papercrafting, 1pm-3pm Demo: Wilton Halloween Treats, 1pm-3pm Classes Open House: Meet instructors & see projects, 3-5pm Demo: Wrights & Uchida Fabric-crafting.

Michaels Halloween Events-Saturday 10/8 from 1-3pm, Make-It Take-It The Crazy Pumpkin Event with purchase of pumpkin: design an extreme craft pumpkin. Use 50% off coupon, Sunday 10/9 from 1-3pm, FREE Make-It Take-It Paper Bat Event.

Michaels Jewelry Events (Adult events only) – Saturday 10/8 from 2-2:30pm, Wire Wrap Demo. 2:30-3:15pm, FREE Make-It Take-It Friendship Bracelet Event. 3:30-4pm, Beadables Demo. Sunday 10/9 from 3-3:30pm, Cotillion Earrings Demo. 3:30-4:30pm, Make-It Take-It Crystal Drop Earrings Event with purchase of crystals. Use 50% off coupon, 4:30-5pm, Single Strand Necklace Demo.

Have a wonderful weekend!



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