Spring is right around the corner!  Get your child prepared for the season with this fun Soccer Goal kit!  Space is limited, so register today!

Register your child to reserve their kit today!

WHEN: Saturday,  March 13th or Sunday, March 14th


Reserved kits can be picked up in-store at our customer service desk on Saturday,  March 13th or Sunday, March 14th.  If your kit is not picked up by 8 p.m. on Sunday, March 14th, it may be given to a non-registered customer. 

🏞️ Free Entrance Days in the National Parks

Mark your Calendars with the SIX FREE National Park Entrance Days!

The National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone on these dates in 2021:

NPS photo

PARTICIPATING PARKS: Head here for a list of the national parks that normally charge an entrance fee that will be free on these 6 days. (The others are free all the time.)

Check out the FULL list of more than 400 National Parks available to everyone, every day.

🚴🏽‍♂️ How to Ride a Bike for Kids

Is your child struggling to learn how to ride their bike?

REI offers step by step, engaging activities that’ll get them rolling in no time. Their kid-friendly instructors will provide a combination of personalized and group instruction to help overcome fears, teach important skills such as starting and stopping, and help them understand how to maneuver their bike around obstacles.

WHAT YOU NEED: Students should arrive with their own bike with the training wheels removed. They should be able to sit on the seat with their feet flat on the ground.

REI Gear provided:

  • Bike Tools – Items necessary for making quick adjustments and repairs in the field.
  • Bike pump – A portable bike pump that is attached to the bike.
  • Group First Aid Kit – Contents include wound care items and over the counter medications for minor injuries and illness

AGES: This class is for children 5-11 years old, and accompanying adults will be expected to support their budding cyclist throughout.

WHEN: Sessions open on December 12th at Alpharetta Location


💰 New Kid’s Money Podcast

Do you want any easy and fun way to teach your #kids about #money?   

“Million Bazillion,” is Marketplace’s first-ever #podcast for kids. Host Jed Kim will answer the sometimes awkward, sometimes surprising questions kids have about money. 

Teleportation vs. Telekinesis (from “Smash Boom Best”) Million Bazillion

Hi Million Bazillionaires! Jed and Bridget are still hard at work on more episodes of “Million Bazillion,” but today, we want to share another show our host Jed is a part of: “Smash Boom Best!” It’s a debate show where we take two cool things, smash them together and let you decide which one is best.  In this excerpt, Jed is arguing for Team Teleportation while his opponent, Menaka Wilhelm, is repping Team Telekinesis. Who will win this superpower showdown? To hear the rest of the debate, find “Smash Boom Best” wherever you listen to podcasts. There are over 30 debates ready for your binge listening this holiday season! Play along at home by yourself —or with your family! You can find score sheets and other fun stuff at smashboom.org.
  1. Teleportation vs. Telekinesis (from “Smash Boom Best”)
  2. Secrets for starting a business
  3. Saving money is really hard to do
  4. Ads are there for a reason — to sell you stuff
  5. The price of pizza

How to Wear a Mask in School

Does your kid constantly mess with their mask?
This video shows simple mask wearing etiquette for students in schools (or out in public). It was created for teachers and schools to use as an education tool in the classroom for the 2020-2021 school year.

Challenge Friends & Family: At-Home Scavenger Hunt!


  1. Pick team members (in your home or team with cousins across the country)
  2. Pick a Team Name
  3. Let the Challenge Begin!
  4. Take Pictures of Each Mission & Post the Pictures using Email, Text, Instagram or Facebook!

NEXT LEVEL: If you want to take it to the next level, have a team member try a free photo collage maker:

  1. Fotojet
  2. Canva
  3. Fotor
  4. PhotoPad
  5. Pizap

Ready to GO?
Here is your MISSION LIST:

(Right click on the image to Save/Print the Mission List)