It’s time for another round of “Early Release Days” in Forsyth County Schools. Students in K-8 will release early on both Wednesday & Thursday. And then Friday, 10/19 is a Student / Staff Holiday.
If you’re looking for some ways to spend a Fall afternoon with the kids, we’ve put together a little round-up to help you get started … hope you enjoy!
And don’t miss our round-up that came out last week – “Ten Things to Do this Fall in Cumming & Forsyth County“.
Enjoy Time Together
- Play Outside – If it’s not raining, definitely try to catch some good of this great outdoor weather we’ve been having. Play at a local playground, ride on the Greenway, or maybe even hike Sawnee Mountain. Click here for a list of Forsyth County Parks & Rec information.
- Go Roller Skating – Let’s Roll Skate ‘n Fun Center Online | Let’s Roll on Facebook
Always open for Forsyth County School breaks. Let’s Roll will open at 1pm on Wednesday & Thursday and then at 11am on Friday. All sessions are just $6. Quad or Inline skate rentals available for just $3.
- Go Bowling – Stars & Strikes Online | Stars & Strikes on Facebook
Bowling, Arcades, Poker, Lazer Tag, Bumper Cars & More.
Tip: Check out their Specials Page & see if you can save on the day you plan to go. And don’t forget about the “Kids Bowl FREE” program. Originally a summer only offer, this was extended into the fall. Click here for more information.
- Visit Kinsey Family Farm – Kinsey Family Farm Online | Kinsey Family Farm on Facebook
Enjoy the Fall Activities together on the farm, Monday – Friday 10am to 5pm.
- Visit Warbington Farms – Warbington Farms Online | Warbington Farms on Facebook
Enjoy Fall Activities on the farm, closed Wednesday. Open Thursday & Friday 11am to 6pm. Don’t forget to use your BOGO coupon. And important note: Warbington announced that Friday would be a “weekend” day since Forsyth County Schools are out. They also have a Pumpkin Special going on & another round of Pumpkin Palooza on Saturday.
- Paint Pottery Together – Glazed & Fired Online | Glazed & Fired on Facebook
Enjoy Open Studio Hours. Check out these savings announced on the G&F Facebook page – 15% off Paint Your Own Pottery through Saturday 10/20 and 50% off Halloween Merchandise!
- Catch a Movie Together – AMC Theatres | Carmike Cinemas
Let the Kids Enjoy an Indoor Playcenter
- Adventure Kids – Adventure Kids Online | Adventure Kids on Facebook
Pack a lunch and enjoy an afternoon at Adventure Kids!
Tip: Definitely check out these specials just announced by AK just for this week!
- Catch Air – Catch Air Online | Catch Air on Facebook
Tip: Always check their Facebook Page. They are awesome at offering daily specials to their Facebook fans.
- Monkey Joes – Monkey Joe’s Cumming Online | Monkey Joe’s Cumming on Facebook.
Enjoy a Sweet Treat Together
- Creations Bakery – Creations Bakery Online | Creations Bakery on Facebook
Stop in during regular business hours and treat yourself to some tasty creations. Rice Krispy treats, Chocolate Covered Oreo cookies – all sorts of fun and beautiful chocolate & treats!
- Donut Depot: Donut Depot on Facebook
Enjoy a donut, cupcake or other sweet treat.
- Dutch Monkey Doughnuts – Dutch Monkey Facebook page.
Fresh, made daily doughnuts with flavors for the kids & mom or dad too!
- Ice Cream Social – Ice Cream Social on Facebook
There are always fun flavors at the Ice Cream Social – several even made in house.
- Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt – Menchie’s Cumming Marketplace Facebook Page
Always a tasty treat & fun for the kids to make their own!
- The Chill Hill: Chill Hill on Facebook
Self Serve Frozen Yogurt with toppings galore to choose from.
Need Childcare Options? Check Out Recess by Charley
Still need to get some work done even though the kids are out of school? Consider Recess by Charley – they’ll get to play & have fun and you can enjoy flexible childcare options.
For rates, more information & to reserve your spot, call 678.876.3456.
Recess by Charley Online | Recess by Charley on Facebook
So, those are just some of our ideas. Do you have any? Feel free to share in the comments below.
Photo Source: D Sharon Pruitt