Family Build Day on February 3rd

Family Build Day takes place on Saturday, February 3rd from 11am-3pm at The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design, 2501 Monument Avenue, Richmond, VA 23220. What will this event be like? Kids can learn about careers in architecture, engineering, construction, design and experience a variety of fun hands-on building stations.  They can also explore the architectural elements […]

The Joys In A Messy Life

To Kick Off Their 10th Year, Full Circle Presents “The Joys In A Messy Life“ An Evening With Adrian Wood, Tales Of An Educated Debutante Thursday, January 25, 2018 7:00pm-9:30pm $25 Per Ticket (General Admission) The Steward School, Robins Theater 11600 Gayton Road, Richmond, VA 23238 Adrian H. Wood, PhD. is the author of Tales […]

Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour Comes to Richmond April 26th.

Are you ready to DANCE?!? Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour is an ALL NEW interactive live concert experience. Sing along to Disney Junior’s greatest hits with your favorite characters: Mickey and the Roadster Racers, Sofia The First, Puppy Dog Pals, Elena of Avalor, Doc McStuffins, Vampirina, The Lion Guard and more! Kids of all […]

Outdoor Ice Skating in RVA

If you’d like to take your family ice skating, there are several places to do just that.  Richmond offers both outdoor and indoor rinks this time of year. Outdoor Options: The Rink at West Broad Village 2301 Old Brick Road,  Glen Allen, Virginia 23060  Phone: 804. 221.4242 November 10th – January 28th Admission Fee: Adults $10 Children (10 […]

Top 5 Things To Do This Fall

Fall is here and so is that crisp fall air!  The CKR Team has compiled this list of this falls must-dos! 1.  Liberty Mills Farms 9166 Liberty Mills Road, Somerset, VA  22972  Phone:  434.882.MAZE (6293) Liberty Mills Farm is a family owned and operated farm located in outside Orange, VA about 50 minutes from Short […]

The Top 5 Reasons Every Family Needs to Visit the Science Museum of Virginia This Summer

When was the last time your family visited the Science Museum of Virginia?  Has it been a little while?  Well, this museum is worth a trip – there are hundreds of hands-on exhibits to help kids (and grown ups) experience and explore science. Download the Science Museum of Virginia’s app – The Muse – to […]

Pick Your Own Blueberries, Blackberries and Peaches

Are you interested in picking your own?  Check out these summer options kids will love!  The picking season can be short, so check with the farm before you head out. Blueberries & Blackberries Swift Creek Berry Farm 17210 Genito Road, Moseley, VA 23120  Phone: 804.739.2037 The Swift Creek Berry Farm offers pick your own blueberries beginning […]

Don’t Miss the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21st!

On Monday, August 21st,  there will be a solar eclipse of the sun!  This is one of nature’s most awe inspiring sights and the last time the US saw a total eclipse was in 1979. A solar eclipse is an events when the moon passes between the sun and Earth and blocks all or part […]

Summer Reading Programs

There are so many different reading programs for kids this summer!  Listed below are details on those around town. Barnes and Noble Summer Reading Program Kids in grades 1-6 can Earn a FREE Book! Here Is How: 1.  Fill out the the Summer Reading Journal (PDF). 2.  Bring the completed Reading Journal to your local […]

Da Vinci Alive Debuts at the Science Museum of Virginia

Da Vinci Alive Debuts at the Science Museum of Virginia May 13 – September 5, 2017 Da Vinci Alive – The Experience, the most comprehensive traveling exhibition on one of history’s greatest minds, opens at the Science Museum of Virginia on Saturday, May 13. The exhibition celebrates the life and work of Leonardo da Vinci […]