Sunday: 1st Annual T.R.E.A.T Kids Event in Troy

Join award winning author Coleen Murtagh Paratore on Sunday, August 25th for the 1st Annual T.R.E.A.T. (Troy Reads Every August Together) event. This FREE event is from 3 to 4 PM at the Riverfront Park in Troy. Arrive at 2:45 PM and pick up your family’s FREE autographed copy of The … Continue reading

Staples Block Party Today: Giveaways and 20% off School Supplies!

  Staples is holding a “block party” in select stores this weekend. There are raffles, kids activities and giveaways plus get 20% off school supplies! Find locations here. Kids can play Bingo by finding certain items around the store and pick a prize from the treasure box. My kids picked … Continue reading

Proctors Free Hamilton Singalong Event in Schenectady July 18th

Music Haven and Proctors are hosting HAMILTUNES – An American Singalong on Thursday, July 18th at 7:00 PM in Central Park, Schenectady. This official Hamilton singalong event brings Broadway karaoke all the way back to the American Revolution. Admission is free, so don’t miss your chance to beltout all your favorite numbers from … Continue reading

Barnes & Noble Baby Storytime and a Free Starbucks for Caregivers July 7th

  Barnes and Noble stores are hosting a free Baby & Me Storytime Featuring Hello, World! My Body on Sunday July 07, 2019 at11:00 AM Introducing their new Baby & Me Storytime for caregivers and children 0-24 months old. Join others as they read a book and participate in activities featuring sensory … Continue reading

Free Harry Potter LEGO Build Event at Barnes and Noble July 13th

On Saturday, July 13th at 2 PM, Barnes and Noble stores are hosting a free LEGO Harry Potter make and take event! Kids build their very own LEGO Golden Snitch. They will provide the instructions, all the bricks and you’ll get to bring the magic home with you! All are … Continue reading

Amazon Prime Members: Spend $10 at Whole Foods, Get $10 for Amazon!

  If  If you are an Amazon Prime member, there is a great deal available right now! Spend $10 (excluding alcohol, gift cards, stamps and tax) in a single purchase at Whole Foods between July ‌3, 20‌19 and July ‌16, 20‌19 and get a $10 credit for Amazon! Credit is valid … Continue reading

How to Catch a Dinosaur Storytime at Barnes & Noble July 6th

On Saturday, July 6th, Barnes and Noble stores are holding a free storytime with activities featuring the book How to Catch a Dinosaur. Do you have what it takes to catch a prehistoric pal? Come for storytime and activities and get a coupon from their Café for a grilled cheese … Continue reading

Free Family Movies at the Palace Theater This Summer

The Palace Theater is offering FREE family movies this summer with free popcorn! Movies are at 1 PM but doors open at noon for activities. Find the list of movies HERE.

Car Seat Safety Check- Colonie Center Friday, June 28th

There will be a free car seat safety check from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in the Colonie Center parking lot near Central Avenue on Friday, June 28th. Since the majority of car seats are not installed correctly, this is a great opportunity to have yours checked for safety! Find more information … Continue reading

Free Card Every Friday at Hallmark Until September 27

Hallmark’s Free Card Friday is back! From now until September 27th, get a free card every Friday from the “Just Because” line at Hallmark Stores. Just show your Hallmark Crown Rewards card to redeem.