New “Seed Libraries” at Local Libraries

I was very excited the other day to discover the Bethlehem library in Delmar (part of the Upper Hudson Library System) now has a “seed library!” Seed libraries are popping up at libraries around the country and they offer patrons the chance to take home seeds for their garden for … Continue reading

Kid’s Free Workshop at the Home Depot 5/4/19

The Home Depot has a Mom’s day kid’s workshop for free on Sunday, May 4, 2019 between 9 AM and 12 PM. Kids can create a handmade blooming art piece to decorate with paint. All Kids Workshop attendees must be accompanied by a parent or adult at all times. All … Continue reading

Free Easter Event at Target Stores This Saturday 4/13

Target stores are hosting a free Easter event this Saturday, April 13th from 10 AM – 1 PM. Enjoy giveaways, photo ops and interactive toy stations featuring Hatchimals, LEGO and LOL Surprise!  Find participating stores HERE.

Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s

Ben & Jerry’s free cone day is coming up on April 9th! Stop by a participating store on April 9, 2019 between 12 and 8 PM to get yours! Capital Region locations include Madison Ave, Albany and RPI stores.

Kids Free Roller Skating Pass

Kids Skate Free is offering a free roller skate pass to select skating centers around the country for kids this summer. Rollerama in Schenectady is participating. Click HERE to pick a center and register for a pass to skate free! Every Monday you will be emailed passes to use during … Continue reading

Michaels Special Teacher Event- TODAY (3/23)

Michaels stores are holding a special teacher event today, March 23rd, from 1-3 PM sponsored by Crayola.   Teachers with ID can watch in-store product demos, make Crayola projects to take back to the classroom and enjoy refreshments. Plus, teachers receive a 20% discount on their entire purchase, including sale … Continue reading

Free Access to National Parks for 4th Graders

Fourth graders can see America’s natural wonders and historic sites for free. Kids in 4th grade can fill out a form on this government website to get a free pass to enter National Parks in the U.S. for free for one year. Passes need to be printed and brought with … Continue reading

Arts Center of the Capital Region- Free Try It Day

The Arts Center of the Capital Region is hosting a “One Giant Try It” day on Sunday, March 24, 2019. This event is an interactive open house held from 12 – 3 PM at 265 River Street in Troy. Visitors of all ages will have the opportunity to engage with … Continue reading

Free Cone at Dairy Queen- March 20th

Dairy Queen is offering all customers a free small vanilla ice cream cone on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Those who enjoy a free cone will be invited to make a donation to benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. No purchase necessary. Limit one cone per customer. Find locations here (one in Colonie).

Get a Free Packet of Seeds to Start Your Garden

Tasty Bite is giving away free seed packets to the first 35,000 people who request them in return for sharing your harvest with your local food pantry. Request the free seeds HERE.