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National Craft and Home Decor Retailer Hobby Lobby Celebrates Grand Opening of its LaGrange, Georgia Store

Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc., a privately held national retail chain of craft and home decor stores, opens in La-Grange, Georgia with a ribbon cutting and official grand opening celebration on Monday, January 1, at 9 a.m. The grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony is open to the public.

The LaGrange store is Hobby Lobby’s 41st location in Georgia. Tory Faulk is the store manager of the 55,000 square-foot retail facility located at Lafayette Parkway and David Road.

“We are blessed for the fantastic opportunity to be a part of the LaGrange community,” stated Kelly Black, Director of Advertising. “Our goal is for customers to experience the exceptional service, selection and value Hobby Lobby offers.”

Hobby Lobby has over 750 stores across the nation. Each store offers more than 70,000 crafting and home decor products including floral, fabric, needle art, custom framing, baskets, home accents, wearable art, arts and crafts, jewelry making, scrapbooking and paper crafting supplies. Store hours on New Year’s Day will be 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Regular business hours are Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Hobby Lobby stores are closed on Sunday.

Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc., an Oklahoma City-based private corporation, began as Greco, a miniature picture frame company in 1970. When David Green moved his business from the family home to a 300 squarefoot retail space in 1972, Hobby Lobby was born. It is the nation’s largest privately- owned arts and crafts retailer.

For more information about Hobby Lobby, weekly specials, coupon offers, store locations and online shopping, visit hobbylobby. com, download the mobile app or follow on Facebook at facebook. com/hobbylobby.