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10 Free Cards from Shutterfly10 Free Cards from Shutterfly From now through Sept. 16, you can visit Shutterfly and pick up 10 free greeting cards of your choice! This is a fantastic deal that could be used in a lot of ways. If you're planning on doing holiday...

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UTA Planetarium Open House UTA Planetarium Open House Every Tuesday in September, the Planetarium at UT-Arlington is holding an Open House at 5 p.m. During this time, admission to a planetarium show will be free! The scheduled show for this week, on Sept....

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Free Pass to 24 Hour FitnessFree Pass to 24 Hour Fitness For a limited time, 24 Hour Fitness is offering a free 3-day pass so you can try out their facilities for yourself. Simply fill out the form to get your pass, which you'll then take to the club of your...

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Free Sopapillas at El FenixFree Sopapillas at El Fenix Celebrate the 96th anniversary of El Fenix with free sopapillas! On Monday, Sept. 15, all DFW-area El Fenix locations will offer a free sopapilla for every entree ordered. This is only valid on regular...

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Half Off Fossil Rim Wildlife Center TourHalf Off Fossil Rim Wildlife Center Tour Today, you can visit AP Daily Deals and pick up a pair of guided-tour admissions to Fossil Rim Wildlife Center for half off! The deal will cost you $38, down from the normal price of $76. The deal entitles...

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Kimbell Kids Art Event This Saturday

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 photo kimbellkids_zpsefaccb9f.jpgOn Saturday, Sept. 6, the Kimbell Art Museum will once again hold its Kimbell Kids Drop-In Studio, a free program designed to introduce children (ages 12 and younger) and their adult companions to fun and inspiring ways to enjoy art together. Each session features a brief gallery activity and a related studio art project. The theme for this week is “Bumpy, Squishy, Gritty Landscapes.” The program is from 1 to 1:45 p.m. Pre-registration is not required. Sign up in the Renzo Piano Pavilion one hour before the program starts. Space is limited.

The Kimbell is at 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

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Free Kids’ Movies at The Modern

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 photo drdesoto_zpsfce069f1.jpgCome to the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth this week for free kids’ movie showings. The movies begin on Tuesday, Aug. 12 and run through Aug. 14 and are held in conjunction with the Lone Star Film Society. You and your young ones will enjoy these unique films! Plus, before or after the showing, you can visit the museum’s galleries and have a look at their collection. Seating for each show is limited to the first 250 people. On each day, a showing for kids ages 3-7 will begin at 10:30 a.m., and a showing for kids 8-12 will start at 1 p.m. For a look at the films that will be shown on each day, visit the Modern’s website.

The Modern is at 3200 Darnell St. in Fort Worth.

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Ice Cream Sunday at Kimbell Art Museum

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 photo kimbellicecreamsunday_zps0e40ce9f.jpgThis Sunday, July 20, the Kimbell Art Museum will once again host its family-friendly Ice Cream Sunday event. From noon to 3 p.m., you can stop by the museum’s Renzo Piano Pavilion and get a free scoop of Blue Bell ice cream. The featured flavor is Magic Cookie Bar, a a sweet ice cream loaded with graham cracker crust pieces, chunks of dark chocolate, roasted pecan pieces and toasted coconut, all surrounded by a caramel sauce swirl.

There will also be plenty of other activities during Ice Cream Sunday, including an ice cream-inspired collage activity and a showcase of children’s films. Plus, you can visit their permanent art collection (admission to the collection is always free).

The Kimbell Art Museum is at 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

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July Kids Club at Ridgmar Mall

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 photo ridgmarmallbug_zps537768ce.jpgOn Thursday, July 10, head to Ridgmar Mall for their free July Kids Club event. The theme for this month’s event is Insects and Bugs. People from Fossil Rim Wildlife Center will be on hand to teach kids all about creepy-crawlies! Kids Club starts at 11 a.m. at Macy’s Center Court.

Ridgmar Mall is at 1888 Green Oaks Rd. in Fort Worth.

Photo courtesy Andrew Snyder/flickr

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Kimbell Kids Event This Saturday

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 photo kimbellkids_zpsefaccb9f.jpgStop by the Kimbell Art Museum this Saturday, July 5 for their Kimbell Kids Drop-In Studio event from 1 to 1:45 p.m. This free program introduces children (ages 12 and younger) and their adult companions to fun and inspiring ways to enjoy art together. Each session features a brief gallery activity and a related studio art project. The theme for this week’s session is “Art Fans.” This is a free event, but signups are limited to 20 kids and their accompanying adults. Sign up 1 hour before the event at the museum’s Renzo Piano Pavilion.

The Kimbell Art Museum is at 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

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Free Samurai Celebration at the Kimbell

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 photo kimbellartmatsuri_zpsb0501a5a.jpgOn Saturday, June 21, the Kimbell Art Museum will host Matsuri!: A Samurai Celebration from 1 to 10 p.m. This free family festival is inspired by the Museum’s current exhibition, Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection. Admission to the exhibition is free during the event.

The event will kick off with the traditional processional of the mikoshi shrine donated to Fort Worth by its sister city Nagaoka, Japan. Daytime activities include face painting, fan making, martial arts demonstrations, tai chi instruction, anime family films and a “selfie” photo booth. Evening activities include outdoor musical performances, provided in partnership with KXT 91.7 FM and taiko drummers. A variety of food trucks and beverage options will be on the grounds providing food for purchase. No outside food or beverages will be allowed.

The Kimbell Art Museum is at 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

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Father’s Day Story Times at Barnes and Noble

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 photo mightydads_zpsa5843e24.jpgThis Saturday, June 14, several area Barnes & Noble stores will have special Father’s Day-themed story times at 11 a.m. In addition to children’s activities and a Father’s Day card-making craft, kids can hear a reading of the book Mighty Dads. This event is free! The B&N at the Shops at North East Mall will also have a special “Salute to Dads” at 1 p.m.

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Kids Drop-In Studio at the Kimbell

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 photo kimbellkids_zpsefaccb9f.jpgOn Saturday, June 14 at 1 p.m., the Kimbell Art Museum will host its monthly Kimbell Kids Drop-In Studio.¬†This free program introduces children (ages 12 and younger) and their adult companions to fun and inspiring ways to enjoy art together. Each session features a brief gallery activity and a related studio art project. The theme for this session is “Art Fans.” This is a FREE event but space is limited to 20 kids plus adults. You can sign up at the entrance to the education studios in the Renzo Piano Pavilion, beginning one hour before the program.

The Kimbell is at 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

Photo courtesy Kimbell Art Museum

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June Kids Club at Ridgmar Mall

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 photo ridgmarjunekidsclub_zps8866f8b0.pngOn Thursday,¬† June 12, Ridgmar Mall will host its monthly Kids Club from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Macy’s Center Court. The theme for this month is “Castles, Knights and Princesses.” Bring the kids – even the older ones, since school is out! This is a FREE event.

Ridgmar Mall is at 1888 Green Oaks Rd. in Fort Worth.

Photo courtesy Ridgmar Mall

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Recap: What to Do This Weekend

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 photo hurstfishing_zpsf1fb40a7.jpgJust a reminder of all the stuff that’s going on this weekend in Fort Worth and beyond:

Art Show & Reception at Giddens Gallery (Friday)
Free yoga at Burnett Park (Friday)
Glory Days Car Show on Camp Bowie
Kids’ All-American Fishing Derby in Hurst
Action Hero Saturday at FW Museum of Science and History
First Saturday Event at BRIT in Fort Worth
Star Party at FW Museum of Science and History

And don’t forget: discounted Hawaiian Falls tickets are back on AdPages!

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