BERLIN, N.J., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ —
World’s largest simultaneous card-making event for U.S. Troops
All 135 A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACMR)
Wednesday, June 29th from 3-6 p.m.
With the goal of creating 10,000 original, hand-crafted cards for our U.S. Troops and families overseas, A.C. is hosting one of the world’s largest patriotic parties and in true democratic style, local customers also get free gifts all summer long.
In support of celebration of military families and the United States’ 235th birthday, the east coast retailer is opening all 135 stores and will provide all the supplies necessary to make original cards that express gratitude to our troops, creating one of the largest simultaneous celebrations in the country.
Patriotic momentum continues with massive free giveaways in every store on every hour, “Make and Take” crafts and family-friendly, true blue demonstrations. For those who dress up in a patriotic way, a 10 percent discount will be given toward any purchase. Citizens can also give back by bringing a non-perishable food item and A.C. Moore will deliver to local Mother’s Cupboard.
WEDNESDAYS ARE FREE DAYS IN JUNE, JULY and AUGUST
Free summer family-friendly activities continue throughout the summer and include:
- July 6, Nicolecrafts™ Foam Visors
- July 13, The Orb Factory Sticky Mosaics® Pictures
- July 20, Blumenthal Button Bookworm Bookmark
- July 27, New Image Group Button Art
- August 3, Royal Brush Colour by Number Minis
- August 10, Perler Biggie Bead Charms
- August 17 Janlynn® Cool Cords Bracelet Maker Revell® SnapTite Space Shuttle
- August 24, Melissa & Doug® Name Sign
- August 31 Duck Tape® Pinwheel Pencil
SOURCE A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts, Inc.