Fun for Kids with Lewis Ginter!

Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens offers lots of family fun and learning opportunities for kids during August. Take a look and see what your family might enjoy! Virtual storytime with activities on Fridays at 10 a.m. on Facebook Live. Watch programming and videos from Children’s Educators plus see activities for families to explore nature and resources for add-on […]

Science Museum Live Virtual Astronomy Shows Weekly

Enjoy a trip through the cosmos without leaving home. Explore a new topic every week with a Museum Astronomer, who will guide you every step of the way. From the planets next door to the farthest reaches of the universe, they will provide their usual dose of surprising and fascinating facts. Bring your questions to help guide future […]

SwimRVA Summer Camps!

SwimRVA is offering a wide variety of unique summer camps through August 21 that will give your child countless memories, a great workout, and a healthy dose of self-confidence.  Safety is the number one priority.  SwimRVA has developed programs and activities that include updated lesson plans, new tools for touch free swim lesson development, hourly sanitation processes and more.  […]

Flying Squirrels Movies in the Outfield

Movies in the Outfield is proudly supported by Aldi, Dominion Energy, Elephant Insurance, Richmond Area Honda Dealers and Pepsi. Saturday, August 8: Angels in the Outfield Movie: Angels in the Outfield Showtime: 7:35 p.m. Gates open: 6:35 p.m. Movie run time: 1 hour, 43 minutes Rating: PG Event Seating Admission is $8 per person. Children age 3 and younger are […]


West Broad Village, Short Pump Join West Broad Village for a drive-in movie nights under the stars. Tune into the movie’s audio via a designated frequency from your car’s radio and enjoy family favorite movies from the comfort of your own car.Restaurants from West Broad Village will be offering dinner options for purchase and meals […]

Barnes and Noble Summer Reading Program – Kids Can Earn a Free Book!

Summer Reading Giveaway for Grades 1-6 : Read 8 Books and earn a FREE Book! Here Is How:1.  Read 8 books and fill out the the Summer Reading Journal .2.  Bring the completed Reading Journal to your local B&N store between July 1st and August 31st, 2020.3.  Choose a FREE BOOK from the book list featured on […]

THE GREATEST SHOW ONLINE: RVA Circus Arts Camp Goes Virtual!

RVA Circus Arts Camp is just around the corner! We are going VIRTUAL, and our dedicated instructors have been working together to create a unique program  that turns the virtual learning experience on its head. Our focus is on the creativity that we CAN create and explore together, in community. Our days will be framed around warm-up activities; instructional […]

Virginia Repertory Theatre’s Summer Camps are Back with Virtual Flair!

Engaging and exciting video content is being crafted with the express purpose of uplifting, encouraging and instructing your young performer from the comfort of your home! Each camp has been developed with age-appropriate activities that range from pre-recorded content (asynchronous videos) to real-time live instruction (synchronous connection via Google Meet or ZOOM). Virginia Rep’s fun-filled camps […]

Summer Virtual Art Classes at The Center for Creative Arts

Art lessons come to your house this summer, on your schedule! Students at the Center for Creative Arts have been enjoying art lessons by downloading a dropbox video created by Center instructors that they can independently watch, stop, or rewind, at any time during the week. Preschoolers through teens have been drawing, coloring and painting […]

Pick Your Own Cherries, Peaches, Blueberries and Strawberries

Are you interested in picking your own fruit?  Check out these summer options kids will love!  The picking season can be short, so check with the orchard before you head out. Strawberries Chiles Peach Orchard1351 Greenwood Road, Crozet, VA   Phone: 434.823.1583Chiles Peach Orchard offers pick your own strawberries while the season lasts. Check their Facebook page for details […]