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FunMom Frugal Family Field Trips July 28-August 3


Visit the pandas at the Atlanta Zoo with a free pass for four from the library!

Frugal family field trips are back again and we’ve got a full schedule of events for you and your little ones to enjoy. No one brings you the best in (free!) trips for the family like we do! Don’t miss a day of the action.


Saturday, July 28

Morgan Falls Dam & Powers Island – Chattahoochee River Summer Splash The most peaceful sights you could imagine are to be found on this 6-mile float down the Chattahoochee River hosted by the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area.

Cost: FREE Time: 9AM-4PM

Where: 1470 Riveredge Pkwy, Sandy Springs, GA

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Sunday, July 29

East Cobb Avenue – Cooking Technique Class: Summer Fruits You know summer has arrived when farmers’ market stalls are brimming with fresh berries – and juicy stone fruits are close behind. Learn the basics of selecting and storing fruits and share recipes.

Cost: FREE Time: 1PM-2PM

Where: 4475 Roswell Rd. Marietta, GA

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Monday, July 30

Marietta Fire Museum The Marietta Fire Museum has many items on display used by the Marietta Fire Department. Beat the heat with the history of our heroes.

Cost: FREE Time: Open 8AM-5PM

Where: 112 Haynes St. Marietta, GA

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Tuesday, July 31

Taylor-Brawner Park – Smyrna Food Truck Tuesdays Get out and get some good eats with the best food trucks in Atlanta!

Cost: Event FREE Time: 6PM-9PM

Where: 3180 Atlanta Rd. Smyrna, GA

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Wednesday, August 1

Perimeter Mall Disney Store – Story Time: Belle’s Secret Come out and hear a story with your little one at the Disney Store.

Cost: FREE Time: 11:30AM

Where: 4400 Ashford Dunwoody Rd Atlanta, GA

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Thursday, August 2

Powder Springs Library – Annual Summer Picnic In celebration of a wonderful summer, the children’s classes will gather on the front lawn for an hour of game, followed by a sack sunch and stories around the fountain. Please bring sack lunch and a drink. Dessert provided.

Cost: FREE Time: 11AM

Where: 4181 Atlanta Street Powder Springs, GA

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Friday, August 3

Atlanta Zoo – Free Pass For Family of Four Go check out your locally library and get a free pass to the zoo! Be sure to check out the provided link for complete instructions.

Cost: FREE Time: 9:30AM-5:30PM

Where: 800 Cherokee Avenue SE Atlanta, GA

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