Ready to hit the shops for back-to-school supplies? Make sure to visit the retailers below for special Red Tricycle savings on shoes, clothes, lunchboxes and other back-to-school school gear. If you’re still looking for the perfect school setting for your kiddo, check out our list below of schools that still have space for Fall. In search of extra-curricular activities (karate or music class)?  We have sweet savings for you too!

Shopping, Sales and Deals
CF Kids is Going Back to School in Styl- $5 off haircuts
20% Off Back-to-School Stuff at Kids Club -and- The Salon at Kids Club
Be GREEN (and Save 15%)Going Back To School with Planet Happy!
A Free T-Shirt at the Back to School Bash at Once Upon a Time on Queen Anne
10% Off  Plus FREE SHIPPING for REUSIES Snack & Sandwich Bags….
BOGO at smallclothes
Back to School Savings at Sole Food! 20% OFF in August!
Save 10% on back to school supplies with tottini

Classes and Schools
Alpha Martial Arts Teaches the Skills for Back to School Success!
Giddens School – offering a balanced approach to learning
FREE Open House/FREE Membership for Fall Enrollment ($99 Savings) at Great Play
Harvard Avenue School Fall Pre-k & Preschool Openings
$10 Off Fall Classes at Musikgarten
FALL into The Nest! $10 off Enrichment Class Registration
Polly-Glot Tots Spreading Their Wings
New Redmond Preschools Offering $100 Off Registration Fee!!

Playtime and Parties
Dizzy’s 1st Annual Carnival – Sat. Aug. 28th – Get FREE Tickets

Dentists
Get Ready for School with Healthy Teeth at NW Pediatric Dentistry

Parenting Resources
Take Care of Yourself and We’ll Take Care of The Kids!
Join a PEPS Group – Share the Parenting Adventure!


Shopping, Sales and Deals

CF Kids is Going Back to School in Style
Share the Love this season, and help foster kids get back to school with new shoes! Donate a pair of new kids’ shoes at the CF Kids Salon between August 14th and 21st and get $5 off your child’s haircut!  All new shoes received for this drive will benefit a wonderful local organization, Treehouse for Kids (www.treehouseforkids.org).

Plus at CF Kids check out everything you need to add some pizzaz to back to school- including the newest in Alex Toys for Little Hands- great art supplies and scissors created for your little one!
CF Kids and CF Kids Salon
Crossroads Shopping Center
www.cfkidsonline.com

Back-to-School Savings at Kids Club -and- The Salon at Kids Club
Shop early at Kids Club for our best selection of fall back-to-school clothing from Roxy, Sally Miller, Quicksilver, Wes and Willy and more. Get 20% OFF any purchase of clothing during the month of August!
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Book your back-to-school haircut at The Salon at Kids Club in August and get $5 OFF! Avoid the last minute rush and schedule early!
As always, on the day of your haircut you receive our “New Haircut! New Outfit!” special: 20% OFF any regular priced clothing purchase and a regular priced pair of shoes at Sole Food.  (Offers not valid with any other discounts)
Kids Club
The Salon at Kids Club
www.shopkidsclub.com

Be GREEN Going Back To School with Planet Happy!
How cool will you be going back to school? Why not go GREEN! Planet Happy has all your back to school cool GREEN gear. Work will be fun with all-natural glue and markers by Clementine Art. Pencils and notebooks are a must for your going GREEN success. Ecojot notebooks and Smencils provide the perfect platform for those creative stories that are sure to be published. After your hard work is through it’s time for lunch. Show off your nutritious lunch in a Goodbyn lunchbox that you’ve designed yourself with over 150 stickers. Be cool, be GREEN with Planet Happy.
Mention “RT” for 15% off in August
On-line: Use code “RT0831”
www.planethappytoys.com

Back to School Bash at Once Upon a Time on Queen Anne
As summer winds down school is just around the corner. Join us Tuesday, August 10th from 10:00-6:00 for our Back to School Bash! Come shop for the coolest new school supplies, shoes and clothes, pick up a free t-shirt or sweatshirt and munch on special treats. Bring your friends and come on down for some fun shopping.
Once Upon a Time on Queen Anne
1622 Queen Anne Ave N. Seattle
www.queenannetoys.com

BACKPACK √, LUNCHBOX √, WATERBOTTLE √, REUSIES….
Yes, it’s already time to start chipping away at that back-to-school list! ReUsies is offering 10% off Plus Free Shipping* to Red Tricycle readers.

This year send your son or daughter to school with a waste-free lunch that includes reusable snack and sandwich bags. Let’s do away with those wasteful plastic baggies once and for all!
Visit our online store at http://www.ReUsies.com and enter the code “REDTRI” at checkout to take advantage of our Back to School Sale!
*Purchase 3 or more bags to receive this special Red Tricycle deal on orders shipped within the U.S.
10% + Free Shipping
Good through August 2010
www.ReUsies.com

BOGO at smallclothes
It’s time for Fall things so we are having our biggest sale of the year…Buy One, Get One!  Come check us out August 5th thru August 31st!  The sale includes all resale items in the shop – hanging, on shelves or in baskets.   As always, you will get the lesser priced item for FREE!
smallclothes
10-6 tues-fri, 11-4 sat
resale kids’ clothing, local products, gifts
206.923.2222
www.smallclothes.info

Back to School Savings at Sole Food! 20% OFF in August!
For our RED TRICYCLE friends enjoy 20% OFF any one pair of shoes during the month of August! Back to School is right around the corner (yikes!), beat the crowds and shop our great selection of Fall styles for kids early (and Moms and Dads too!). New styles from Merrell, Keen, Primigi, See Kai Run and more are arriving weekly (Just mention this “Red Tricycle” deal, limit one pair per family, full priced shoes only).
Sole Food, University Village
(206) 526-7184
www.shopsolefood.com

Go back to school with tottini
The summer will be over before we know it! tottini is getting ready with backpacks and lunch boxes from Skip Hop, fleurville, Goodbyn, ORE and Kids Konserve along with non-toxic art supplies from Clementine Art and P’Kolino.  While at tottini pickup a copy of Healthy Lunchboxes for new ideas on what to pack and some cute mini lunch notes.  Mention “RedTri” and receive 10% off your entire purchase.
tottini, South Lake Union
206.254.0400; info@tottini.com
www.tottini.com

Classes and Schools

Alpha Martial Arts Teaches the Skills for Back to School Success!
At Alpha Martial Arts your child will learn how to improve their focus and self control becoming better listeners in the classroom. They will become more responsible and gain self discipline to complete homework assignments and remember their school gear. These life skills (and many more) are integrated with our exciting martial arts curriculum (that kids love) into every Karate class at AMA. Red Tricycle readers can receive a FREE Introductory Course ($49.99 value) which includes a private lesson, 2 weeks of group classes and a uniform! Call or visit us online for more info.
Alpha Martial Arts
206-528-3737
www.alphamartialarts.com

Giddens School – offering a balanced approach to learning
Each child at Giddens School is valued for his or her unique character. Students are supported and validated as they pursue their educational paths and together they grow to recognize and support one another on this journey. Giddens School offers a balanced approach to learning. There is equal emphasis on academic, social and emotional development. Children act as leaders in their community and agents of their own learning – experiences that prepare them to become leaders in their communities.
Giddens School
Central District of Seattle
www.giddensschool.org

FREE Open House/FREE Membership for Fall Enrollment ($99 Savings) at Great Play
Enroll for a Fall Great Play class before August 28th and we will WAIVE your annual family membership fee – a $99 savings. The Fall Program starts August 30th and includes a variety of new classes, games, scenery and more. If you have not been to Great Play in a while, come to our August 25th–28th Open House and try out a class for free. Our programs are for children ages 6 months to 10 years. Classes are age-specific and capacity controlled, so please review our Open House schedule and then call to reserve your spot. Feel free to invite a friend along as well. Reservations are required.
Great Play of Redmond
425-885-3800
www.greatplay.com/redmond

Harvard Avenue School Fall Pre-k & Preschool Openings
Do you know anyone who is looking for a great PRE-KINDERGARTEN or PRESCHOOL class this fall?

Some of our most well regarded programs including MRS. WALLNER’S PRE-K (with Mr. Daniel & Ms. Sonia!) at Capitol Hill and our coveted MWF schedule preschool have some last minute vacancies for fall!!

If you happen to know any lovely families that may be interested in these program options please spread the word.
206-329-5187
info@HarvardAvenueSchool.com
www.HarvardAvenueSchool.com

$10 Off Fall Classes at Musikgarten
Discover what keeps families coming back to Musikgarten year after year: babies and children, ages 0 to 9 years, joyfully sing, move, and play their way to music literacy!  If you are new to Musikgarten, mention “Red Tricycle” to receive $10 off your Fall registration.
10 locations around the greater Seattle area.
Click here to find a program near you.
www.NWmusikgarten.com

FALL into The Nest! $10 off Enrichment Class Registration
Great things are happening inside The Nest this fall! Our popular Enrichment Preschool Classes are back, offering fun and educational activities to engage your little one. Sign up by August 15th and receive $10 off your registration.

Planning a fall birthday party? Host your event at The Nest. We offer plenty of fun and engaging space for kids to play and enjoy their special day. Plus, you get the freedom and flexibility to plan the celebration your way…no clean up required! To learn more about our monthly promotions and activities, sign up for our newsletter at thenestkids.com.
The Nest in Woodinville
Play & Learning Center
www.thenestkids.com

Polly-Glot Tots Spreading Their Wings
Our language classes for little ones in French, Spanish, Mandarin and Japanese are now more accessible. We’ve linked up with the Seattle Parks Dept to offer programs in Laurelhurst, Queen Anne, Ballard, Miller, and Hiawatha Community Centers. Still the same fun immersion classes, now closer to your neighborhood!

Registration open at the Phinney Ridge Community Center on our website, www.pollyglottots.com. Registration opens on SPARC August 10th. For full schedule and Phinney Registration visit www.pollyglottots.com.
Polly-Glot Tots
206 861 9698
www.pollyglottots.com

New Redmond Preschools Offering $100 Off Registration Fee!!
The Eastside’s newest, top of the line, preschools are offering $100 off registration fee for fall enrollment.  The Orchard and Pea Patch Preschools foster the growth of children through small classes, a free-form environment and a natural setting at their shared, garden-like campus located on over an acre of land.  In addition to the 5 day program,they now have a Flex Care Program available: offering 2 & 3 day part-time options. Call 425-765-8091 in August and mention “Red Tricycle” to schedule your free playdate & personal tour and receive $100 off the registration fee.
Only minutes from Microsoft!
Redmond, Bellevue, Kirkland
www.redmondpreschools.com

Playtime and Parties

Dizzy’s 1st Annual Carnival – Sat. Aug. 28th – Get FREE Tickets

Dizzy’s is hosting its 1st Annual Carnival. There will be bouncy houses, tumblebus, face painting, pony rides, carnival games, crafts, concessions & more! Saturday, August 28th from 10am – 3pm. Tickets are $0.50 cents each or buy $20.00 and get $25.00 worth of tickets. Mention “RT” and get 2 Tickets FREE! No purchase required. No other discount or coupon applies. Maximum of 2 FREE tickets per child.
Dizzy’s Tumblebus & Bus Stop
425.564.8287 – Bellevue
www.dizzybus.com

Dentists

Get Ready for School with Healthy Teeth at NW Pediatric Dentistry
Don’t forget that healthy teeth = healthy students! Studies show that children with healthy teeth are more attentive and have better attendance.  So schedule your back-to-school visit at NW Pediatric Dentistry located in downtown Bellevue. Not in school yet?  Just remember, first tooth = first visit.   To schedule an appointment, call 425.289.1918 or click here for our online appointment request form.
Bellevue
info@nwpedo.com
www.nwpedo.com

Parenting Resources

Take Care of Yourself and We’ll Take Care of The Kids!
Mention “Red Tricycle” and receive $25 off any of our one hour services! 5focus offers massage, facial stretch therapy, and nutrition consultations, as well as mid-morning child care six days a week for you to enjoy these services while we watch your child. If a great workout is what you’re looking for, try our Kinesis Class, a 45 minute workout where you burn 30% more calories than traditional exercise while improving your flexibility, balance, and strength. We also have free WI-FI, coffee, and tea if you would rather surf the web or chat with a friend.
Call 206.631.2818
carrie@5focus.com
www.5focus.com

Join a PEPS Group – Share the Parenting Adventure!
Sign up now to meet other parents in your area with babies the same age as yours! PEPS offers weekly meetings with a community of parents for peer support, shared information, friendship, and fun times. Newborn Groups meet all over King and Snohomish County – sign up anytime during pregnancy or your first four months. Baby Peppers (babies 5 – 12 months old) and Little Peppers (two kids under 3) meet in Seattle and Bellevue – Fall session is enrolling now! Drop-In Groups, for parents of babies 5 – 18 months, begin in Snohomish County in September. Learn more at www.peps.org.
King and Snohomish Counties
206-547-8570
www.peps.org

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