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March 2018

Make Break

March 3, 2018, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Cute Clay Pots Buy the terra cotta pot, and the supplies to decorate it will be provided.

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November 2018

Kids Club Craft

November 17, 2018, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 15, 2018

$2 – $5

They craft, you shop! Kids 6 and up can enjoy making a craft. Sign up in store or online, or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises during the event.

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January 2019

Make Breaks

January 5, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
supplies not included

MAKE break Snowman Mason Jar There’s snow chance of this little guy melting! Make a charming snowman with a pom pom hat to add to your winter décor. Buy the jar, and the supplies to decorate it will be provided.

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Make Breaks

January 12, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Free

MAKE break Snowman Slime Kids (and kids at heart!) will have a (snow)ball making a snowman out of slime and decorative mix-ins. We’ll provide the supplies, including the premade slime.  

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February 2019

Make Breaks

February 9, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Free

MAKE break Slime Your Heart Out Fill slime with glittery mix-ins for a little valen-slime fun. We’ll provide the supplies, including premade slime.

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Make Breaks

February 16, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

MAKE break Family Tree Canvas Families that paint together make memories together! Create your very own family tree featuring all your loved ones. Buy the canvas, and the supplies to decorate it will be provided.

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March 2019

Make it Take it

March 2, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until March 30, 2019

Free

3/2 MAKE break Charming Birdhouses 3/9 MAKE break Some Bunny Loves You Wreath 3/16 MAKE break Pinch of Luck Slime 3/30 MAKE break Bunny Tail Clay Pot Please contact store for availability.

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April 2019

Make it Take it

April 6, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until April 27, 2019

Free

4/6 MAKE break Peeps T Shirt 4/13 MAKE break Ear-resistible Easter Slime 4/20 MAKE break Egg-cellent Banner 4/27 MAKE break Tie Dye T-Shirt Please contact store for availability.

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May 2019

Kids Club

May 25, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until August 31, 2019

Every Saturday Choose from 2 30-minute projects designed for little makers ages 3 and up

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