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Free classes for kids can help keep a bored child occupied while learning how to make something new.

This list of free classes for kids includes building classes for kids, as well as craft classes for kids, that are full of fun projects that they'll have a great time creating.

There are enough free classes for kids here that your child could be going to a free class every weekend!

1. Lowe's Build and Grow Classes for Kids

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Lowe's has classes for kids a few times a month as part of the Lowe's Build and Grow Clinic.

On Saturday mornings kids get to take a free building class and build things like wooden toys, birdhouses, picture frames, treasure boxes, and games.

Not only are these classes for kids at Lowe's completely free, but kids get a free project kit, apron, and goggles as well.

2. Home Depot Building Classes for Kids

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Home Depot also has free classes for kids called Home Depot Kids Workshop that happens the first Saturday of every month.

The classes for kids at Home Depot in the past have been on how to build a race car, mail organizer, picture frame, and planter.

The classes for kids at Home Depot are free and also include an orange apron and an achievement pin.

3. Michaels' Craft Classes for Kids

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Michaels' craft stores host free craft classes for kids several times a month on the weekend and sometimes even have week long events before big holidays.

The classes for kids at Michaels' include all kinds of craft projects that usually center around a holiday or season.

4. Toys R Us Free Activities for Kids

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Toys R Us hosts a few free activities for kids every month at the stores.

These free activities range from craft projects, parades and Lego camps. They also a lot of times have freebies or giveaways at the special events and classes.

5. Disney Store Free Events for Kids

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The Disney Store has some really fun in-store events that take place a few times a month in each of their stores.

Find out how you can take your children in to a Disney Store event where there's free gifts, songs, and stories.

6. Pottery Barn Free Classes for Kids

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Pottery Barn Kids stores host free classes for kids almost every weekend at their stores along with a weekly free story time for kids of all ages.

These free classes for kids at Pottery Barn often including a special craft, readings from popular children's books, and sometimes giveaways.

7. Lego Stores Free Events for Kids

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Each month Lego Stores have free events for kids where the kids get to come in and build a mini model.

After they've built the mini model, they get to take it home for free.

8. Lakeshore Learning Center Classes for Kids

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The Lakeshore Learning Center classes for kids are arts and crafts classes where children of all ages get to stop by a Lakeshore Learning Center and take part in a simple but fun craft.

The Lakeshore Learning Center classes for kids are free of charge and happen each and every Saturday.

9. A.C. Moore Craft Classes for Kids

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A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts stores also have free classes for kids. These classes take place several time a month.

These A.C. Moore classes for kids in the past have taught kids how to make cards, paper toys, bookmarks, bracelets, and picture frames.

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