Homeschool Items – September 5, 2013

Posted on Sep 1 2013 in Homeschool Items by admin

1.1 “Shaping America’s Independence” – Williamsburg – Register by September 11
1.2 Goochland Arts and Crafts, Gym Classes – Goochland – Begin September 12

 

1.1 “Shaping America’s Independence” – Williamsburg – Register by September 11

Colonial Williamsburg/Jamestown Historic Area

Saturday; September 14, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Cost: $25/student, adult, or husband-and-wife couple. If you are a K-12 family, and if you bring one student, then the rate for all of you (including parents) is $25; if you bring two students, the rate for all of you is $40.; and if you bring three or more students, the rate for all is $50. The service at the Old Jamestown Church is free. The cost of the House of Burgesses Tour is $7.50/person (any age). This is optional, and the cost is in addition to the seminar cost. Shields Tavern entrees start at $22.50 (supper). They have reserved space for 12 on Saturday, September 14. This number can be increased, but the closer to Thursday, September 12, the more difficult it will be to add you. The cost of your supper at Shields is payable to the proprietor of the Tavern. This cost is also in addition to the seminar cost and optional. Register by September 11.

At this inaugural Williamsburg seminar, Dr. Joe Arminio will discuss three of America’s founding fathers and how they have influenced and still influence Americans. The website states, “The statecraft of these three giants, Henry, Jefferson and Hamilton, have heavily influenced the way we look at politics and policies ever since.” The seminar includes a service in the Old Jamestown Church, a tour of the House of Burgesses (optional; in addition to the seminar cost), and supper at Shield’s Tavern (also optional and additional).

See the website for more information or to register; if you have questions, use the second link, or call 202-621-7071.

www.home-school-curriculum-improved.com/williamsburg-seminar.html

http://www.home-school-curriculum-improved.com/contact-page.html

Back to top

 

1.2 Goochland Arts and Crafts, Gym Classes – Goochland – Begin September 12

MOM AND TOT ART: EDIBLE CREATIONS
Goochland Sports Complex Classroom B
1800 Sandy Hook Road
Goochland, VA

Thursday, September 12, October 10, November 14, and December 12, 2013, from 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Cost: $5/student (ages two through five); includes everything needed for class. Please dress for a potential mess! Registration is required one week prior to the start of class.

Let your little one create with food. Children will play with their food and create a healthy snack! The same class title appears for all dates.

See the website for more information; ask questions or register with the Goochland Recreation Division at 804-556-5854 or jhewitt@co.goochland.va.us.

http://tinyurl.com/pe88ggh

DAYTIME ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ART
Goochland Sports Complex Classroom B

Sessions run from October 1 through October 15, November 5 through November 26 (no class on 11/12) and December 3 through December 17. Cost: $20/student (ages 5 through 11)/session; includes everything needed for the class. Dress for mess!

See the website for more information. To ask questions or register with the Goochland Recreation Division call 804-556-5854 or email Jessica Hewitt at jhewitt@co.goochland.va.us.

http://tinyurl.com/n9uwvlm

DAYTIME ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PE
Goochland Sports Complex Gym

Tuesday, October 8, from 11 a.m. to noon. The session repeats monthly; September 17 through October 1, October 8 through 29, November 5 through 26 (No class 11/12), and December 3 through 17 (immediately follows Daytime Elementary School Art). Cost: $28/student/session. Wear comfortable clothes.

Join other homeschooling families in a physical education program that develops and challenges the overall well-being of your children! Classes change every week and are designed to improve your child’s strength, increase endurance and energy, build self-esteem, and create health habits. The class incorporates elements of the Presidential Physical Fitness Test.

See the website for information or contact the Goochland Recreation Division at rreynolds@co.goochland.va.us or 804-556-5854 to ask questions or register.

http://tinyurl.com/n9uwvlm

Back to top

FacebookTwitterLinkedInGoogle+Blogger PostPinterestGoogle GmailShare/Bookmark