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Jo-Ann to Hold Military Discount Days Memorial Day Weekend


Past and present members of the armed forces and their families will receive 20 percent off their total purchase throughout the weekend

HUDSON, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, the leading fabric and craft specialty retailer in America, is recognizing the commitment of our nation’s armed forces and their loved ones with Military Discount Days – a special four-day, in-store-only savings event Memorial Day weekend.

Friday, May 24, through Monday, May 27, past or present members of the armed forces, as well as their families, will receive 20 percent off their total purchase including regular-, sale-priced and clearance items. In order to be eligible for the discount, customers must present proof of military service, past or present or military dependent ID. Some exclusions do apply.

“We are proud to be able to provide Military Discount Days for military members and their families during Memorial Day Weekend,” said Beth Shivak, manager of special events for Jo-Ann. “Their selfless commitment to our well-being is an inspiration, and we are happy to extend this special savings event to them as a token of our appreciation.”

Military Discount Days coincide with the Jo-Ann Memorial Day Sale providing an excellent savings opportunity for crafters seeking to add personalized, patriotic flare to their Memorial Day barbecues and get-togethers throughout the summer.

Adding patriotic flare to décor for summer entertaining is simple. With the help of this Star-Spangled Party Décor project from Jo-Ann, you can create firecracker table decorations and patriotic wreathes in just a few simple steps:

For more inspiration, or to find the Jo-Ann store nearest you, visit

About Jo-Ann Stores, Inc.

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, the nation’s leading fabric and craft retailer with locations in 49 states, was founded in 1943 as a single retail store. Today, approximately 800 Jo-Ann stores across the country provide consumers all the fabrics, craft supplies and inspiration they need, conveniently under one roof. For additional information, visit To make creative connections, visit

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
Margaret Skinner, Director, Corporate Communications, 330-463-6705

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