Host an Anthem LemonAid Stand and Help Kids with Cancer

Every week, another child is diagnosed with cancer in Central Virginia. Join Richmond area families, businesses and community organizations and set up a lemonade stand to make a big difference for local kids fighting cancer Friday, July 20th to Sunday, July 22nd. It’s free to participate and supplies are provided. Every registered participant will receive lemonade […]

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 B&N store […]

Summer Service Days at CMoR -Presented by Walmart

Every Monday ALL CMoR Locations will offer FREE ADMISSION for military, first responders, veterans, law enforcement, and their immediate families.  This event is in partnership with Walmart and available Memorial Day – Labor Day. Valid at all CMoR locations. Must show badge or ID at check-in. Does not apply for group visits or field trips. One adult (18+) for every five children is […]

The Children’s Museum of Richmond Announces CarMax $1 Family Nights

The Children’s Museum of Richmond (CMoR) is pleased to announce that CarMax $1 Family Nights are coming to the Children’s Museum of Richmond’s Downtown location (2626 West Broad Street). Presented by CarMax, $1 Family Nights will be held the second Friday of each month from 5:00pm to 7:30pm at CMoR’s Downtown location for the next three years. On these […]

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 Carytown Farmers Market Richmond Kicker’s City Stadium, 3201 Maplewood Ave, 23221.  Opening Day […]

When Kids Score an A on Their Report Card – The Flying Squirrels & Zaxby’s Have a Reward for Them

Baseball Season is Here!  And Opening Day is April 13th! The Flying Squirrels are once again excited to reward your hard work and positive results this school year. K-12 Students earn a FREE General Admission ticket to a Flying Squirrels game for each “A” they earn during the 3rd and 4th Grading Periods. Each “A” […]

Shark Week Arrives Early at Maymont

Chain Catsharks Made Their Debut at the Nature Center on March 22 Maymont made a splash with its newest animal species when two chain catsharks, Scyliorhinus rotifer, who were introduced at The Robins Nature & Visitor Center on Thursday, March 22. The juvenile fish and 10 embryos still in their egg sacs (also called “mermaid’s purses”), […]

Busch Gardens & Kings Dominion Offer Free Admission for 3-5 Year Olds

Richmond is ideally situated between two great amusement parks, and families with little ones are even luckier this year as Kings Dominion and Busch Gardens are both offering free passes for the 3-5 year old crowd.  Both parks offer kid-friendly rides & attractions for the whole family.  Here’s what you need to know. Kings Dominion The […]

Time Travelers: A Free Weekend of Richmond History

The Richmond Region’s most renowned historic sites will offer visitors a “Passport” to time-travel during a special admission-free weekend, March 24th & 25th. Tourists and locals alike are invited to discover the area’s treasures, spanning 400 years of fascinating history and including the homes of John Marshall, Jefferson Davis, John Wickham, James Dooley and other […]

Chesterfield County Public Schools PreKindergarten Spots Info

Chesterfield County Public Schools offers a limited number of prekindergarten spots to provide school-readiness skills to eligible children with the greatest need. Prekindergarten is offered in 22 elementary schools: Bellwood, Bensley, Beulah, Bon Air, Chalkley, Marguerite Christian, Crenshaw, Crestwood, Curtis, A.M. Davis, Ecoff, Ettrick, Falling Creek, Harrowgate, Hening, Hopkins, Jacobs Road, Matoaca, Providence, Reams Road, […]