5 Events Happening This Week Your Family Won't Want to Miss

Take Your Kids to Work Day, Star Wars Day and more happening April 27-May 4

By Kara Murphy April 26, 2022

Looking for family fun this week? We have ideas for you! Here are five holidays and events happening April 27-May 4.

1. Take Your Kids to Work Day

Give the kids a glimpse into what, exactly, is happening at work. April 28 

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2. May Day

Celebrate by participating in an old tradition — leaving May Day baskets for your friends and neighbors! Read more about this fun tradition and how you can take part. May 1

3. Teacher Appreciation Week

Though shouldn't every week be teacher appreciation week? Get a free Teacher Appreciation Week printable here! Your kids can fill it out for their teacher. May 2-6

Read about a few of our publishers, like Kristen Kindred (above), who are also teachers. 

4. Screen-Free Week

Screen-Free Week is all about taking a break from digital entertainment and spending more time with family and friends, getting outdoors, and being more active and creative. Need ideas on how to fill that screen-free time? Here are 25! May 2-8

5. Star Wars Day

May the Fourth be with you. May 4