Fairy Tale Fitness is coming to CMoR Chesterfield!

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The exhibit grand opening  is Saturday, March 4th from 10am-4pm. Children are invited to follow the yellow brick road through Fairy Tale Fitness and conquer a variety of fitness challenges! Twists on classic fairy tales will encourage children to climb, balance, roll, lift, and bike their way through a whimsical village! On opening day, come and meet […]

Southside Speedway Opens in April

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Southside Speedway, the “Toughest Short Track in the South!” opens for the 2017 race season on Friday, April 7.  This is the fifty-eighth year that the historic Southside Speedway race track will open its gates to faithful fans and racers. The family-owned track in Chesterfield, Virginia prides itself on being a family-friendly venue.  The speedway features six divisions […]

What are Handsocks? Learn More Here!

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Casey Bunn is an entrepreneur who always is looking for babies in need. She knew her arm-long mittens could keep babies warm, and when she formed her Handsocks company, she vowed that a portion of the proceeds would be donated. Now with a new Kickstarter campaign, during American Heart Month, she is also encouraging customers […]

Family Classics Continue at the Byrd Theatre

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Family Classics will continue at the Byrd Theatre through March.  All Family Classics enjoy an opening tradition including Warner Bros cartoon and prelude concert from the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ before the 10am shows. Tickets increase to $4 beginning with Matilda on January 14th. Family Classics are supported by Capital One, Lamplighter Coffee and Hollyport Ventures. The […]

Open Studio Sundays at VMFA

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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 […]

Kid Friendly First Day Hikes on January 1 at Virginia State Parks

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Have you checked out Virginia’s First Day Hikes? If not, you’re going to love what you see! A perfect holiday tradition for the whole family, a First Day Hike is a way to start the New Year off right and make a commitment to a healthier lifestyle –all while appreciating the beauty of nature. There are […]

The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery to be 2017 All Henrico Reads Featured Title


The Henrico County Public Library, in partnership with Henrico County Public Schools and the Friends of Henrico County Public Library, is proud to host New York Times bestselling author, Sy Montgomery, on Wednesday, April 5, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at Glen Allen High School, 10700 Staples Mill Road, Glen Allen, 23060, as part of […]

Preschool Sports, Youth Camps, and Birthdays at XL Sports World!


PLAY THE XL SPORTS WORLD  WAY TODAY! What is XL Sports World? XL Sports World is a large indoor sports complex that runs various indoor leagues and programs for adults and kids ages 2 and up in a fun, positive environment. What does XL Sports World offer? Soccer, Lacrosse, and Baseball programs for ages 2 and […]

Holiday Fun at Romp n Roll!

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Looking for some holiday fun for the 5 and under crowd?  Then check out theses events at Romp n’ Roll! Rompy’s Cookie Decorating Party Friday, December 9th – 4:00pm to 5:30pm $10 Member / $15 Non-Member Join Romp n’ Roll for icing, sprinkles, and fun where children will decorate and eat their own holiday cookies! […]

2016 Tree Lightings, Grand Illuminations, Santa and More!

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There are so many fun events in Richmond when things are lit and illuminated.  Check out this list – enjoy one or them all! Friday, November 11th Santa’s Arrival Parade & Grand Illumination.  7:30pm.  Short Pump Mall Main Plaza.  The Grand Illumination of Short Pump Town Center.  Santa will arrive along with  holiday characters.  Magic […]