Tuesday, April 19, 2011
The best family fun around Oak Park and River Forest on a budget.
Get ready for Spring with these family-friendly and frugal activities BIKE TUNE-UP Deal: Half-price - $45 Good Through: Tuesday, April 19th Get this great Groupon deal for Dan's Bike Shop in Berwyn for a bicycle tune-up for only $45! NATURE STORY TIME Deal: $1 per child Good Through: Available on Thursday, April 21st Bring your favorite 3-to-5 year olds for some fun nature-centric stories, activities and crafts at the River Forest Trailside Museum. CURIOUSITY CLUB Deal: Free Good Through: Available on Friday, April 22nd Bring your favorite lab partner, age 3-5 for some science, stories and fun! Oak Park Public Library EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA Deal: $5/child or $10/family Good Through: Available on Saturday, April 23rd Children under…
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Family and budget friendly happenings for the Oak Park and River Forest area during TV Tuneout Week
Looking for family-friendly fun that won't break the bank? RIVER FOREST POLICE STATION TOURS Deal: Free Good Through: Available Thursday, April 14th from 3pm - 4:30pm Visit River Forest Village Hall and tour the police station and see all different areas of the station. WASHINGTON IRVING SCHOOL CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION Deal: Free Good Through: Takes place Friday, April 15th from 6pm - 8pm Come hang out at Irving School and help them celebrate their 100th anniversary! Food, arts, music and tours throughout the night. CHILDREN'S WORDPLAY WORKSHOP Deal: Free Good Through: Available on Saturday, April 16th from 2pm - 3pm Friday afternoon, bring your 4th and 5th graders to the River Forest Public Library for a workshop of fun word play. …
Tuesday, April 5, 2011
Freebies in and around Oak Park and River Forest.
Birthday Freebies and Kids Eat Free! OBERWEIS DAIRY Deal: Free Good Through: Available on your birthday! Sign up for their Birthday Club and receive a coupon for a free small cone. AVENUE ALE HOUSE Deal: Free Good Through: Available on Wednesdays, Kids Eat Free. FUEGO LOCO Deal: Free Good Through: Available on Mondays, Kids Eat Free. TRATTORIA 225 Deal: Free Good Through: Available on Thursdays, Kids 12 & Under Eat Free. DENNY'S Deal: Free birthday meal Good Through: Visit Denny's on your birthday and get a free Grand Slam.
Tuesday, March 1, 2011
Whether you're up for reading, nature or learning a new craft, Patch has the best frugal finds for families in the OP-RF area.
Looking for family-friendly fun that won't break the bank? RIVER FOREST PUBLIC LIBRARY Deal: Free Good Through: Weekly, just check the library's website for details. Parents and kids of all age groups are invited to free weekly storytimes presented by the River Forest Public Library. MAGIC TREE BOOKSTORE Deal: 15 percent off Dr. Suess books Good Through: Available on Wednesday, March 2nd only To celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday and the Read Across America program, the Oak Park bookstore will have the famed children author's stories read to kids. Dr. Seuss books will be 15 percent off on Wednesday. TRAILSIDE MUSEUM IN RIVER FOREST Deal: Free Good Through: Takes place March 6th The museum invites guests to "say goodbye to winter on a…