Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Bank of America Museums on Us Event !

This weekend, Saturday January 3rd and Sunday the 4th, it’s time for another Bank of America: Museums on Us Event!  That means Bank of America and Merrill Lynch card holders can get FREE admission to museums across the country!  There are more than 150 locations participating in the event and you can find the entire list HERE.

Don’t forget about their Museums on Us mobile site. You can check it out here on your mobile phone: This would be great for people traveling who might want to check to see if the city they are visiting has a participating museum.

Michaels Kids Club January 2015

  • Stitched Felt Bag

    Saturday, January 10th
    10am - noon

    Drop in. Take home a completed project. Just $2 per child for 30 minutes of creative craft fun. Ages 3 and up
  • Freeze Frame

    Saturday, January 17th
    10am - noon

    Drop in. Take home a completed project. Just $2 per child for 30 minutes of creative craft fun. Ages 3 and up
  • Mardi Gras Mask

    Saturday, January 24th
    10am - noon

    Drop in. Take home a completed project. Just $2 per child for 30 minutes of creative craft fun. Ages 3 and up

    Michaels kidsclub website

Babies R Us Registry Party

Babies R Us Registry Party


Get a chance to see–and win–a must-have item for baby!
• We’re raffling off over 10 Moms Love-It Award winning items

• Get expert advice on preparing for baby

• Meet & mingle with other parents-to-be

• Start a registry or add to your current registry
   Featuring the 2015 Moms Love-It Winners!

Free Entrance Days to US National Parks 2015

America's Best Idea - the national parks - is even better when it's free! Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free* dates in 2015:

  • January 19
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • February 14-16
    Presidents Day weekend
  • April 18-19
    opening weekend of National Park Week
  • August 25
    National Park Service Birthday
  • September 26
    National Public Lands Day
  • November 11
    Veterans Day
  •  *Fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees. Other fees such as reservation, camping, tours, concession and fees collected by third parties are not included unless stated otherwise.

January Home Depot Kids Building workshop

Learn How to Build a Mini Sled

  • Come learn how to build a mini sled
  • FREE hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 - 12
  • All kid get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last.
  • Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin.
  • Kids Workshop activities are scheduled on a first come/first served basis. Please do not arrive before 9:00 a.m.
  • Thank you for registering online to help us better plan our craft kit quantities needed

Workshop image
  • 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Saturday, Jan 3, 2015
 Register in adavance for this Home Depot kids workshop at this link

Mulberry Phosphate Museum activity

Mulberry Library Frozen event

Mulberry Public Library
103 E Canal St
Mulberry, Florida

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Journey to Bethleham at First Presbyterian in Lakeland


Share the story of Jesus' birth with the folks at the First Presbyterian Church, Lakeland as we host the "Journey to Bethlehem" drive-thru experience. This unique take on the living nativity allows drivers to hear and see scenes played out from the Bible while sipping hot chocolate without ever leaving their vehicles.

Join us SUNDAY ONLY, 14th from 6-9PM

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Florida State Park Holiday events

Fort Foster State Historic Site in Thonotosassa is bringing the holiday season to life. 
Visitors are invited to the Candlelight Experience at the site on Fri. Dec. 12 and Sat. Dec. 13 from 6 to 9pm to follow a lantern-lit trail through the military fort and Seminole camp. Along the trail, visitors will be treated to music, living history and refreshments and a battle reenactment both days at 8pm.

Mulberry Phosphate museum activities

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

First Friday Downtown Lakeland December 2014

Activities included this month are:
 - Meet Santa and Mrs. Claus
- Free train rides for children
- Holiday games for children and adults
- Live music and a holiday DJ
- Meet & greet with local nonprofit agencies
- Classy Car Show
- Shops and restaurants open late