Sid the Science Kid at CMoR!

Saturday, November 15, 2014  CMoR Chesterfield Sunday, November 16, 2014 CMoR Central Sid the Science Kid is coming to the Children’s Museum of Richmond!  Sid enlists  young scientists to help him find his magnifying glass using observation skills and a guessing game! Featuring songs that the whole family can sing along to: Sid The Science […]

Commonwealth Connect for Families with Special Needs Children on Nov 15th

The Children’s Museum of Richmond and the Faison School for Autism announce they will host Commonwealth Connect. The Children’s Museum of Richmond and the Faison School for Autism will host Commonwealth Connect, an event to showcase area services and resources for families with special needs children. The event is scheduled for Saturday, November 15, 2015 from 9:30am […]

Alcohol, Drugs & Teens: A Dangerous Mix!

RVA Parents Forum Series Addresses Alcohol, Drugs & Teens: A Dangerous Mix! Tuesday, November 11th Commonwealth Parenting, celebrating its 30th Anniversary and new partnership with the Children’s Museum of Richmond, addresses Alcohol Drugs & Teens on Tuesday, November 11th at 6 p.m. at the Children’s Museum of Richmond-Short Pump location. The RVA Parents Forum Series brings […]

Halloween Tips for Parents

Maximize Your Parenting on Halloween!  Tips from Commonwealth Parenting To minimize candy overload, feed your kids dinner before trick-or-treating.  Now’s your chance to review the ground rules for Trick-or-Treating. Teach your kids to only go to houses where the lights are on, and to accept treats at the door but never go inside a house. This […]

FREE Fit Fridays with FIT4MOM at CMoR!

Fit Fridays with FIT4MOM at the  Children’s Museum of Richmond!!! FREE Stroller Strides classes at all the CMoR locations: ~10/10 at 9:30am CMoR Short Pump  ~10/17 at 10am CMoR Chesterfield ~10/24 at 9:30am CMoR Central Visit for directions! Free Stroller Strides classes, open to all, at these CMoR locations. A $3 discount will be given for admittance to the museum while […]

Thousands of Students Skip School Because of Bullying

RVA Parents Forum Series Addresses Bullying Solutions October 14th October is National Bullying Prevention Month, an important time to bring awareness to the impact on kids and their families. Every day, approximately 160,000 teens skip school because of bullying and 1 in 10 drops out of school due to repeated bullying, according to recent statistics […]

Raising Kids in Today’s “Mindfield” of Challenges – Is There an App for That?

RVA Parents Forum Series Boldly Tackles the Tough Issues  Parenting has always been difficult and according to the recent report “Culture of American Families” (2012), a whopping 83% of parents find parenting to be more challenging today than in previous generations.  Where can parents turn for effective strategies and tested tools to guide them through the […]


Where can young children experience the wonder of scientific discovery from the expert educators of the Math Science Innovation Center?  At CMoR Short Pump! Through a partnership between CMoR and MSiC, Little Innovators will be offered for the first time in Short Pump.  Make sure your child gets a great head start by learning directly […]

CMoR’s Summer Series with Thomas and RVA Sports!

CMoR’s Annual Summer Series returns to the Children’s Museum’s Central location on select Saturdays in  July! All Summer Series events are free with museum admission. All Aboard With Thomas & Friends™ Saturday, July 12th Thomas & Friends™ are pulling into the station. Join Thomas on a fun-filled, sing along adventure by helping Thomas find his way […]

CMoR’s College Tuition Raffle

CMoR Announces 2nd Annual College Tuition Raffle 4 Years of prePaid Tuition Can Be Yours The Children’s Museum of Richmond will launch its second annual College Tuition Raffle on May 29th. The winning ticket will be drawn June 30, with the owner receiving an eight semester Tier I Virginia529 prePaid tuition contract. Proceeds from the raffle will […]