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Freebies and Discounts at Rita’s Italian Ice This Monday-Wednesday

Rita’s Italian Ice (7866 N. Academy) is having some great events with freebies soon!

On Monday, July 31st, they’re giving away free Italian ices to anyone who works in the healthcare field (nurses, doctors, and EMTs are the examples they gave)!  This is valid for a free regular ice; must present healthcare professional ID.

On Tuesday, August 1st, kids under twelve can get a regular Italian ice for $1 with the purchase of a regular ice (up to two $1 ices for kids per regular-priced purchase).  They’ll also have a special rock-painting event.

And on Tuesday, August 2nd, military can get a free Italian ice when you present your military ID!

Free Jazz Concerts in Black Forest

Correction: Concerts are on Thursdays, not Saturdays as originally posted.  

There will be free jazz concerts held at Log School Park at the corner of Black Forest and Shoup on select Thursdays in July and August!  I saw an ad in the Black Forest newspaper and wasn’t able to find a website to link to, but here’s the schedule and as much info as I have (click to enlarge):

Free Summer Reading Party at East Library on Friday

The East Library will hold their annual free party to celebration the summer reading program this Friday, July 28th, from 10 AM to 12 PM:

Come and celebrate a summer of reading at our Free Summer Adventure Party in George Fellows Park behind East Library from 10 a.m. to noon. There will be face painting, water slide (weather permitting), obstacle courses, vehicles of many types,super heroes, crafts, Friends Children’s Book Sale and much, much more! Happy Reading!

See this and more events at the East library here.

Grocery Deals for the Week of July 26th

New grocery sales start on Wednesdays in Colorado Springs, and our stores have their grocery ads available for a sneak peek the day before!  Check “next week’s” deals below, and if you have a question or want to share a great deal you found, please leave a comment on this post.

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If you’re wondering about the weekly deals and coupon matchups, please read this post.



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