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Patch Picks: Spring Break/ Great Staycations
- LEGO Mini Model Build
Place: LEGO Store , 5900 Sugarloaf Parkway, Suite 609, Lawrenceville, GA, 678-847-6078.
Date: April 5th (Tuesday)
Time: 5:00 PM till supplies last
Good For: Kids Ages 6-14
- Make your own paper quilt, using traditional patterns that were popular in 1864 for your American Girl Doll.
Place: American Girl Boutique & Bistro, North Point Mall, 1202 North Point Circle, Alpharetta, GA, 877-247-5223.
Date: April 7th (Wed) & 11th (Sun)
Time: Wed: 4 pm-6 pm, Sun: 1 pm – 3 pm
Good For: Girls ages 8 and up
- Want to hike, tube down the river, stroll the square, or take a ride in a horse and buggy? Visit Helen, GA - the drive is just under two hours.
- Lake Lanier Islands hosts an arts and crafts festival and boat show. $8 per vehicle, click here for a printable $2 off gate fee coupon.
- Stone Mountain Park offers fun for the whole family. Wildlife animals, climbing the rock, 4D theatre, and the laser show are a few things to do there. Family value exclusive online offers here.