DIY kid workshops

Upcoming are Lowe’s Build & Grow clinics in August, both taking place 10-11 a.m. on Saturdays. The workshops are recommended for kids in grades 1-5, but I’ve brought my 4-year-old and she’s had no problem. This is a DIY project, with parents’ help required. Register online.

August 9: Mini School Locker
Heading back to school? Get prepared by building your own mini School Locker!

GMC Truck

August 23: GMC Truck
Everyone needs a good truck! Lowe’s will be holding a Build and Grow Clinic that shows your child how to make a wooden toy truck from a kit. Each kit comes complete with truck body, wheels, and axles


Here’s Home Depot‘s Kids Workshop in August, for kids ages 5-12. The workshop takes place from 9 a.m.-noon, and no registration is required.


One response to “DIY kid workshops

  1. LOVE your blog and have already used your blog to do so many fun and interesting things in the area!

    I don’t know if you want to add this for other moms or parents in the NOVA area, but I think it is pretty cool. The Washington Capitals have a kid club where you pay a small sign up fee and get free tickets to upcoming games, autograph sessions with players, and other special give aways. Its only for $15.00. The website is:

    Certainly a great family event to go to on those during the cold months!

    If you know of any other great kid clubs please let me know! Its so worth it!

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