Looking for a fun outing with the kids this weekend? Ready to get into the Holiday spirit and tackle some gift shopping? Visit your local Barnes & Noble for their fabulous Discovery Weekend event happening Saturday November 22nd and Sunday November 23rd. Check out all the fun stuff happening like crafts and activities during a special Snowmen at Night Storytime and even a session on how to draw like Mo Willems, beloved author of Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus.
I’m book obsessed and hanging out at Barnes & Noble to browse and gift shop is literally a beloved hobby. I love grabbing my Peppermint Mocha and just lingering amidst the books! This week I toured my local Barnes & Noble as part of a blogger event to showcase the latest holiday gifts and chat about the upcoming Discover Weekend. While there, we sampled the latest S’Mores Chocolate Chip Cookies…..
Barnes & Noble Discovery Weekend Schedule
My kids adore hanging out in Barnes & Noble too and this weekend’s activities totally appeal to kids too. Kenzie and Kyle would love so many of these fun craft and story sessions. Take a peek at the entire schedule below. Enjoy!
10 AM: Create with ArtFolds™
Recommended for ages 13 and up – Transform a book into a piece of art or create an origami heart card. Please arrive early, space and supplies are limited.
11 AM: Learn to Draw Like Mo Willems — Storytime & Activity
Recommended for children ages 4 and up – Draw the beloved Pigeon fromDon’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus with instructions created by the award-winning author and illustrator.
1 PM: Puppet Making & Holiday Sing-Along
Recommended for children ages 4 and up – Make a Folkmanis® puppet and sing holiday favorite songs with new found puppet friends. Please arrive early, space and supplies are limited.
7 PM: Holiday Fluxx® Game Night
Recommended for Ages 12 and up – Get introduced to this holiday card game with ever-changing rules.
1 PM: Snowmen at Night — Storytime, Crafts & Activities
Recommended for children ages 4 and up – Ever built a snowman and discovered the next day that his grin has gotten a little crooked, or his tree-branch arms have moved? Discover and experience the secret life of snowmen at night.
Snowmen at Night — Only $7.99 with the Purchase of Any Kids’ Book. While Supplies Last.
Note: Thanks to Barnes & Noble for sponsoring this post. As always, all thoughts and opinions are our own.