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Sesame Street Live “Make a New Friend”

Tuesday, December 9th & Wednesday, December 10th Richmond, VA; Carpenter Theatre No matter where you’re from or where you’ve been, everyone is special - so join in! Elmo, Grover, Abby … [Read More...]

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Check out this Halloween Fun!

Looking for some Halloween fun for your family?  Check out our 'To-Do' list below. For a full list of fun around town- visit our full calendar.  Scary options are listed at the bottom. All … [Read More...]

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Mindbender is Great Family Fun!

Have you heard about the Mindbender exhibit at the Science Museum of Virginia? This is an event not to be missed!  Family members of almost any age can compete, compare and most importantly, work … [Read More...]

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Charlotte’s Web is ‘Terrific, Terrific, Terrific’!

Virginia Rep’s production of Charlotte’s Web is fun for the whole family! The production was enjoyed by children in the CK family, ages 12, 10 and 5 and the kids had a marvelous time! The set … [Read More...]

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Where to Pick Your Own Apples

It’s fall in Virginia and this is the time of year when apple orchards offer plenty of family-friendly fun, entertainment, and delicious treats. Some are just a short drive while others are a great … [Read More...]

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Raising Kids in the Richmond Area

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Halloween Tips for Parents

Maximize Your Parenting on Halloween!  Tips from Commonwealth Parenting To minimize candy overload, feed your kids dinner before trick-or-treating.  Now’s your chance to review the ground rules for Trick-or-Treating. Teach your kids to only go to houses where the lights are on, and … [Read More...]


Saxon Shoes for the Needy

Saxon Shoes for the Needy donations will be accepted from 11/1 - 12/24/14 at Saxon Shoes in Richmond at Short Pump Town Center and in Fredericksburg at Spotsylvania Towne Centre. For more information or to register a group to participate in Shoes for the Needy visit saxonshoes.com Celebrate … [Read More...]

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