On most Saturdays, Michaels craft stores offer a program called The Knack. It’s for kids ages 5-12, and the instructors lead the kids through a craft project ($5 a kid, including supplies). Here’s the schedule for November and December:
November 1: Winter Wonderland (Sculpey project)
November 8: Under the Sea Figurines & Activity Books (Crayola)
November 15: Yarn Cake Slice
November 22: Kid’s Choice Day
December 6: Santa’s Workshop (kids make gifts & wrap them)
December 13: Drawing Shapes & Letters (for kids ages 3-5)
December 20: Holiday Cookie Kit (Wilton)
And free demos for adults:
November 1: Fun with Beads – learn how to make bracelets & necklaces – Free, from
November 9: Annual Yarn Event – free make-it & take-it demos. 1-4 p.m.
November 15: Wilton Holiday Gingerbread House demo from 1-3 p.m.
What: The Knack – Michaels craft store projects
When: Nov 1, 8 15 & 22. Dec 6, 13 & 20. 10 am. - noon
Where: Michaels craft stores
Cost: $5/kid, which includes supplies