Lego stores in Aventura and Sunrise offer a free project for kids to build and keep. The free Lego Monthly Model Mini Build event is usually the first Tuesday of the month though some months offer the experience Tuesday and Wednesday. Check with your local store for details. The event is for youngsters ages 6 to 14.
The project for Aug. 4-5 is a kangaroo. You can register online ahead of time: shop.LEGO.com/Minibuild-Registration
Lego stores are at the Sawgrass Mills mall, 12801 W. Sunrise Blvd., Sunrise, 954-514-5806, and Aventura Mall, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., 305-792-7395