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Library Summer Reading Programs (St. Clair County & surroundings)

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Don’t miss out on the Summer Reading Programs at the local libraries!  You have plenty to choose from!

Ashville Public Library -Summer reading starts June 13th and runs through July 18th.  Details here.

Clay Public Library - Kickoff party for summer reading is June 3rd.  Details here.

Leeds Public Library - Summer reading kickoff event is June 3rd at the park from 10am to 2pm.  Attend the kickoff or visit the library for details on the program.  (I couldn’t find much online)

Moody Public Library – Program starts June 7th with shows on Wednesdays at the new Civic Center.  Details here.

Odenville Public LibraryTheir event calendar says summer reading started May 30th.  I can find zero information online so I would just check at the library.

Pell City Public LibrarySummer reading started May 24th.  Drop by the library to get signed up!

Springville Public Library - Summer reading starts June 1st and runs through July 13th.  Shows every Thursday at 11:00am.  Details here.

 

Trussville Public Library  - will not be having a summer reading program due to building construction and potential closure dates this summer.

 

And don’t forget to print a reading log from Barnes & Noble so the kids can record 8 of the books they read!  Turn it in to B&N and they’ll get a FREE book!

If I missed a library please let me know!

Bass Pro Shops: FREE Mother’s Day Photo!

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What better gift could you give your MOM then a picture of yourself or the whole family!!!  Free Mother’s Day Pictures at Bass Pro Shops in Leeds, AL.

Limited chances!  Make time to stop by during one of these times:

Friday May 6th: 5-8pm

Saturday May 7th: 10-4pm

You get one free 4×6 with the option to buy more prints.  

Bass Pro Shops: Save $5 on Easter Bunny Photo Package (Print Coupon)

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If you’re familiar with the Bass Pro Events, you know the drill.  You get one free 4×6 with the option to buy more prints.  But this year, you can print this coupon and save $5 off the $20 photo package.    Package includes (1) 6×8, (2) 5×7, (2) 4×6, (4) wallets and the digital download of your print – all for $15 with coupon.

Click here to check out all the Easter activities going on at Bass Pro Shops.

Bass Pro Shops Dog Days March 4-5, 11-12

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On Fridays and Saturdays, March 4-5 and 11-12, 2016, take your dog to Bass Pro Shops in Leeds for the Dog Days Family Event!  Pups will get treats, photos, giveaways and more!  Check out grooming demos, free seminars and enter to win some great prizes!

Dogs need to be vaccinated, child-friendly and on a short leash.  (Certain locations will be holding their events outside due to city ordinances restricting dogs in the buildings.)  Canada and Anchorage will have alternate dates.

Get more details here. 

FREE Halloween Events at Bass Pro Shops in Leeds


Have you been to Bass Pro Shops for some FREE Halloween Fun?  Check out what’s going on at the Leeds Bass Pro Shops now through 10/31!  (Not local to the Leeds area?  Don’t worry, this schedule is for ALL Bass Pro stores!)  Check out the Bass Pro Website to find a store near you.

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Saturday, October 24th Noon-5pm

FREE Garden Tips booklet, milk carton craft and free seeds!  

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Sunday 10/25, Noon-5pm
Decorate a Trick or Treat Bag

Monday – Friday 10/26-10/30, 6-8pm
Create a Halloween Deocoration

Saturday 10/31, 2-7pm
Deocrate a Trick or Treat Bucket with lid

bassprohalloween2015picYou can also have a FREE picture taken with the characters from the new Peanuts Movie.  Times for that is Saturday & Sunday, October 24 and 25 from noon to 5:30pm, Monday-Friday, October 26-30 from 6 to 8pm and Saturday, October 31st from 2-8pm.

You can purchase a printed photo package for just $5.00 with this coupon.

On Friday 10/30 and Saturday 10/31 from 6-8pm there will be a Costume Parade and in-store trick-or-treating.

All participants get a FREE glow in the dark treat bucket!

You can see all the details on these events and find a store near you HERE.

 

Santa’s Wonderland at Bass Pro Shops Leeds, AL

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This has become a tradition for us!  We check out “Santa’s Wonderland” at Bass Pro Shops and get our FREE picture with Santa every year!  Going on now through December  24th at 56 stores nationwide.

The village offers an old-time model train area, remote control trucks, a Red  Ryder® laser arcade, a soft gun range and slot car racing.   Kids can also play  the hottest new video games of the season with The Strike™ and The Hunt™.   There’s an activity table where they can write a letter to Santa, color  and do fun crafts every day of the week.  And it’s completely FREE!

Always a family tradition, customers can get a free 4×6  studio-quality photo with Santa. Photo and gift packages will  also be available.  Grab a Bass Pass when the line is long and do your shopping instead of waiting in line – the Bass Pass gives you an appointment with Santa!

Photo with Santa Times:

November 10-December 8:
Monday-Friday:  3-8pm
Saturday: 10 am – 8pm
Sunday: Noon-5pm

November 28-29th special hours:
Thursday: 10am-5pm
Friday: 10am-8pm

December 9-23:
Monday-Friday:  10am -8pm
Saturday: 10 am – 8pm
Sunday: 10 am – 5pm

Christmas Eve:  10am-5pm

Craft Times:

November 10-December 8:
Monday-Friday: 5-7pm
Saturday:  Noon – 5pm
Sunday:  Noon-5pm

November 28-29th special hours:
Thursday: 3-5 pm
Friday: 5-7 pm

December 9-23:
Monday-Friday:  5-7pm
Saturday: Noon-5pm
Sunday: Noon -5pm

Christmas Eve:  3-5pm

Visit www.basspro.com/santa   and click on your local store for a complete schedule of Santa’s  Wonderland activities and times.

FREE Halloween Events at Bass Pro Shops in Leeds

Have you been to Bass Pro Shops for some FREE Halloween Fun?  Check out what’s going on at the Leeds Bass Pro Shops now through 10/31!  (Not local to the Leeds area?  Don’t worry, this schedule is for ALL Bass Pro stores!)  Check out the Bass Pro Website to find a store near you.

Saturday 10/26:

Noon-5pm - Free 4×6 photo, coloring sheets
1-5pm – FREE Craft (lollipop spider)
4-5pm - Costume Parade

Sunday 10/27:

Noon-5pm - Free 4×6 photo, coloring sheets
1-5pm – FREE Craft (lollipop spider)
2-3pm - Scavanger Hunt

Monday – Wednesday

5-8pm – FREE 4×6 Photo, Coloring Sheets
6-7pm – Trick or Treating, FREE Craft (friendly monster)

Thursday, October 31st: 

5-8pm – FREE 4×6 Photo, Coloring Sheets
6-7pm – Trick or Treating
6-8pm - Free Craft (ceramic jack-o-lantern)

FREE Hometown Festival at Leeds Bass Pro Shops this weekend

FREE Hometown Festival at Leeds’ Bass Pro Shop!
Saturday August 31 and September 1, 2013, Noon-5pm

A great way to close out summer. Free food samples, apparel fashion shows, seminars, and activities for the kids including Duck Pond Game, Shooting Range, Face Painting, Crafts and photos in the Bass Pro Race Car.

FREE Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops | Crafts, Workshops + More 6/8 to 7/14

Check out Bass Pro Shops FREE Family Summer Camp for 2013!

Every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday through July 14th you can participate in FREE activities!

 

Here’s a list of things to do:

FREE Shooting Range

FREE Shooting Arcade

FREE Casting Targets

FREE Fishing in the Catch and Release Pond June 8-9, 15-16 only. Noon-5pm

FREE Family Photo June 8-9, 15-16 only. Noon-5pm

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FREE Easter Egg Hunts this weekend at Grand River and Bass Pro

Don’t forget to go egg hunting this weekend!

Bass Pro Shops’ Free Easter Activities

Easter Egg Hunt:
March 30-31

Registration will begin at 12:30pm. The egg hunt will begin at 1 pm and last for 1 hour only!! Once they have found five eggs, they will return to the registration table for candy. Ages 2-10

Crafts for the Kids:
March 30-31 1-4 pm

Free pictures with the Easter Bunny:
Weekdays March 25-29 from 6-8 pm and Saturday & Sunday March 30-31 from 1-4 pm

Bass Pro Shops Customers will have the opportunity to have their photo taken with the Easter Bunny and receive a FREE 4 x 6 photo. Packages will be available for purchase. Package prices range from $9.99 to $29.99.

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny and Egg Hunt at The Shops of Grand River

The Shops of Grand River is having several Easter activities on Saturday morning.  The Egg Hunt is FREE, tickets to participate in everything else are $5.

Date:           Saturday, March 30, 2013
Location:    The Outlet Shops of Grand River, Atrium
Activities:   Bunny Breakfast from Burger King
Make-and-take Easter Basket Kit
Bunny Ear’s Craft Project
A Complimentary Picture with the Bunny himself!
Easter Egg Hunt

Tickets  $5 per child
Purchase tickets in advance by cash or check.  Space is limited.
Tickets are available at the Guest Services booth located in the food court.

Schedule 8:00am-10:00am     Bunny Breakfast
10:00am-11:00am     Easter Egg hunt -open to all children
10:00am-5:00pm      Pictures with the bunny at Book Warehouse for all children
11:00am                    Drawing for GRAND PRIZES under the atrium

Easter Egg Hunt
We will host two egg hunts for the children.  All the eggs are plastic and filled with goodies.  There is no cost to participate in the Easter Egg Hunt. 
There will be two egg hunts:  one for children 5 years and younger.  One for children ages 6-12.
• The egg hunt for children 5 and under begins by Coach Factory.
• The egg hunt for children ages 6-12 years begins by Nike Factory Store.
• There will be prizes for everyone!!