GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - Here are this week's Friday Freebies, courtesy of

Free New Balance shoes as a product tester

Join New Balance’s Product Tester Community and receive free prototype shoes and/or apparel to try. In exchange for the free items you are expected to provide honest timely, feedback that helps New Balance improve its products. Both kids and adults are needed as testers.

Free-after-rebate Berlitz language course

Get a Berlitz language course teaching one of six languages free after rebate from Buy the $29.99 for instructional software by Saturday, May 20, then submit two separate online rebates to get $30 back. Your foreign language choices include Spanish, German, French, Italian, or Chinese/Japanese. English language learners can get the English course.

Free MN Children’s Museum entrance

The MN Children’s Museum is re-opening in June and giving the community free admission during the weekend of June 17 and 18, but with the caveat that guests pre-register including selecting an arrival time slot. There are limited tickets for these free admission days so sign up soon if you are interested.