Monthly Archives: December 2011

Friedman’s launching KidsWorx Creative Workshops

In partnership with the Children’s Museum of Sonoma County, Friedman’s is excited to offer “KidsWorx Creative Workshops” from 11AM-1 PM the first Saturday of every month in the Santa Rosa location only.  The first workshop will be on January 7th, 2012 and the theme is Soundsational:  Make your own musical instruments! Each workshop will focus on a different theme, teaching children basic mechanics but allowing their imaginations to create personalized projects they can take home.  Participants will also have an opportunity to explore many of the Museum-on-the-Go’s interactive displays that are guaranteed to capture the attention and imagination of children of all ages! Participation in …

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Have a Low-Stress Holiday Weekend by Keeping These Helpful Items Handy

Surely the big man with the beard and red suit has made his list and checked it twice, but have you?  Friedman’s Home Improvement is here to help you remember all the finer details that go into a busy, yet low-stress, holiday weekend. Don’t forget these important items before kicking off this year’s holiday festivities: ●      Batteries! – Most toys and gifts run on AA sized batteries, but double check what sized batteries are required so you’re not stuck with a child crying over a toy that won’t operate. Same goes for the grown man crying over his new toy that won’t operate. ●      Tables …

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Last Minute Gift Ideas

Gift-giving time is approaching and you may be looking for last-minute gifts or the perfect stocking stuffers. Here are some of Friedman’s favorite Christmas gift ideas for your friends, family, and co-works who fit the following categories: Gardener: ● Soil Test Kit ● Gloves ● Plant Labels ● Seeds Do-It-Yourselfer: ● Drill Bit Set ● Take Measure ● Pocket Level ● Spyder Scraper tools College Student: ● 3M Hooks ● Mrs. Meyers Lavender Surface Wipes ● Mini Flashlight ● Yankee Candle candles, diffusers, and oils BBQ Chef: ● Cedar Grilling Planks ● Grill Daddy Grill Brush ● Skewers ● Smoking Wood Chip Sample Pack – …

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