Virginia State Parks Are Open!

For now the State Parks are open and providing outdoor recreation opportunities (but not playgrounds). There are are limited or no services (some have bathrooms, some don’t) so check online before you go. But we do need the outdoors. Probably more now than ever, so as long as you and your family (including your dog) […]

Great Recipes to Make Your Own Play Dough, Finger Paint & Oobleck

Although slime is all the rage today, here are some recipes for homemade play dough, paint & oobleck you can make to help entertain your kids during this strange period of time with school cancelled. Homemade Play Dough 2 cups flour 1 cup salt 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 2 1/2 teaspoons cream of tartar 2 […]

Summer Camps at the Greater Richmond School of Music!

GRSM offers music summer camps for Grades JK-12th, for Beginners to Advanced students all summer long. Summer Camps Offered: Piano Adventure, Guitar Fundamentals, Instrument Sampler, Music Quest, Choral Odyssey, Summer Jam, Guitar Pro, Pre-Band, Band Camp, Musical Island Fun, Summer String Thing, and Mini Musical Theater.  

St. Patrick’s Day Leprechaun Mischief Ideas

St. Patrick’s Day is marching toward us and before we know it, March 17th will be here! Be sure and wear your green so you don’t get pinched! A leprechaun is an Irish fairy who is often unfriendly. According to the legend, leprechauns live alone and make shoes for a living. They are small in stature and […]

Time Travelers Weekend – March 14th and 15th – A Free Glimpse into Richmond’s History

A Free Weekend of Richmond History  –  Featuring 21 Historic Landmarks in Greater Richmond Explore new participating sites and old favorites this year as 21 historic homes, churches, museums and more open their doors to visitors across the Richmond Region. Each site will offer free admission to those visitors presenting a Time Travelers Passport. Grab […]

Innovative, Creative, and Amazing Camps with Challenge Island!

A SUMMER FULL OF S.T.E.A.M. Innovative, Creative, and Amazing memories to last a lifetime!  Our camps are full of super fun STEAM activities based on popular themes. Exciting Camp Themes: Slime-Topia (Slime #3! Brand New for Summer 2020!) Xtreme STEAM Sports Edition (New for summer 2020!) ROAD TRIP USA (New for summer 2020!) Steam Tank Entrepreneurs […]

Launch Entertainment Park Summer Camp!

Launch Entertainment Park – Now Open! 10903 Hull Street Rd, Midlothian, VA 23112 Phone: 804.419.5753 Register for Launch Summer Camp here. Like us on Facebook here.

Young Chefs Academy Culinary Camp

Young Chefs Academy Camps deliver an immersive culinary adventure for the young chefs within our community, empowering campers to grow in their knowledge of the culinary arts and self-confidence. Each fully-immersive, 3-hour / multi-day camp experience will include: All new recipes, techniques and subject matter every week! The art of cooking AND the science of baking Team challenges […]

Summer Camp Fun at Romp n’ Roll!

Summer Camp at Romp n’ Roll is full of fun, learning, and socialization! With a new, imaginative theme every week, your little one will LOVE playing and learning in our kid friendly, interactive environment. Our 3 hour drop off camp is designed for kids ages 2 through 5 (no potty training required). Your child will […]

WRITING IS POWER – Summer Camp at Richmond Young Writers

Summer Camp at Richmond Young Writers Writing is power. That’s what we’re all about: we empower youth voices through writing. Our summer camps are 5-day creativity-sparking experiences during which young people bond over the ecstasy and misery of storytelling. Each camp week features a revered guest star – a published author, an inspirational community leader, […]