Free hands-on projects for youngsters are offered occasional Saturdays at participating Home Depot stores.
The activity May 4 is building and decorating a planter.
The free kids’ workshops, which teach youngsters tool safety, usually are 9 a.m. to noon the first Saturdays of the month. Participants receive a Kids Workshop apron and keep their projects. The activities are designed for youngsters ages 5 to 12.