Hobby Lobby opening set for Jan. 1

Published 10:34 pm Monday, November 6, 2017

The grand opening for the LaGrange Hobby Lobby is set for Monday, Jan. 1st at 9 a.m.

A representative with Hobby Lobby confirmed the opening day.

The official grand opening event is January 1st 9 a.m. to noon at its location at 1501 Lafayette Parkway in LaGrange.

There will be refreshments for customers.

According to Hobby Lobby, this is a proposed opening day.

It may change due to renovation extensions at any time.

The 55,000 square-foot LaGrange Hobby Lobby is expected to bring 35 to 50 jobs to the community. Hobby Lobby pays $15.70 for full-time employees and $10.45 for part-time.

A hiring evening has not been scheduled yet, but representatives suggest checking https://careers.hobbylobby.com periodically for updates.

The store will carry more than 70,000 crafting and home d├ęcor products including floral, fabric, needle art, custom framing, baskets, home accents, wearable art, wedding supplies, arts, and crafts and much more.

Store hours will be Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. All Hobby Lobby stores are closed on Sunday.