Build-A-Bear Workshop at Empire Mall is celebrating the opening of its new store with a charity event called Stuffed With Hugs.

On Friday, Nov. 8, the first 50 guests can make a special stuffed animal for free to be donated to Sanford Children’s Hospital, which will distribute the stuffed animals to children there in need of a teddy bear. Thank you to Build-A-Bear Workshop for your support!

Build-A-Bear Workshop will open at 10:00 Friday morning.

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