GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - We're thinking summer with this week's roundup of freebies, courtesy Carrie Rocha of pocketyourdollars.com.
Discover Aviation Days
This weekend the Jane's Field, also known as the Anoka County Airport, is hosting Discover Aviation Days. It's two days of free aviation-related activities and demonstrations including flight shows, a display of historic airplanes, an aviation educational center and other family fun stuff like a car show and bounce houses for the kids. Discover Aviation Days is Saturday, May 31 and Sunday, June 1 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Click here for more details.
Free Summer Day Camp
Microsoft is offering free technology-focused day camps for kids ages 8-13 this summer. Each camp is two hours per day for four consecutive days at the Mall of America Microsoft store. Camp themes include Smart Game Coding, Smart Game Design, Smart Movie Making and Smart Photo Taking; not all themes are available for all age groups. Pre-registration is required. Click here to enroll.
Apple runs similar free camps. Click here for more details.