A Conversation About Grief “Bringing Life to Death”

A Conversation About Grief  “Bringing Life to Death” When August 7th, 2017 6:00-7:30 pm   Where The Steward School Steeber Commons 11600 Gayton Road, Richmond VA 23238   Parking Please park in the large parking lot accessible from Ryandale Road As part of the mission, Full Circle is dedicated to increasing the community conversation about […]

Local Farmers Markets List!

Visiting a local Farmers Market  can be a fun family activity and a great way to educate kids about healthy eating and how our food comes into our home. If we are missing your favorite from our list – send an email to email@completleykidsrichmond.com South of the James Market Forest Hill Park, Forest Hill Ave […]

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 […]

Have You Tried a Riverfront Canal Cruise with the Kids?

Riverfront Canal Cruises kicks off the 2017 season on April 1 and runs through November 12. This popular attraction features 40-minute, historically narrated tours of the James River and Kanawha Canal designed by George Washington, in authentic flat-bottomed boats. Hear about centuries of Richmond’s history, from Chief Powhatan’s Chiefdom to the first commercially successful electric […]

Open Studio Sundays at VMFA

Open Studio Sundays Begin February 5th First Sundays, 1 – 4 pm | Art Education Center Make Open Studio Sunday part of your family’s monthly routine! Visit the Art Education Center anytime between 1 and 4 pm to participate in art activities inspired by objects from the VMFA collection. A new art project is offered […]

RICHMOND KIDS EXPO Feb 25th

The Richmond Kids Expo is Back! Saturday, Feb. 25th 2017 10:00am to 4:00pm Richmond Raceway Complex 600 E Laburnum Ave, Richmond, VA 23222 (indoors) A yearly event that’s specially designed to provide parents with an engaging trade show atmosphere while their kids enjoy an awesome day of fun and entertainment! Parents can shop and learn […]

Ice Skating Fun!

If you’d like to take your family ice skating, there are several places to do just that.  Richmond offers both indoor and outdoor rinks this time of year. Outdoor Options: The Rink at West Broad Village November 11th – January 16th Admission Fee: Adults $10.00 Children (10 and under) $8.00 Skate Rental:  $4.00 and  Skate Aid: […]