2.1 Homeschool Expo – Stephens City – June 3
2.2 Thread Art Summer Camp – Purcellville – June 26-30
2.3 Food Network Kids Baking Championship Casting – Ongoing

2.1 Homeschool Expo – Stephens City – June 3

Bowman Library
Stephens City, Virginia

Saturday, June 3, 2017, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Cost: This is a free event, open to the public. RSVPs are welcome in order to help with preparations, but not required. Homeschool groups and businesses that wish to reserve a vendor space and students who wish to display projects must register prior to the event.

The Winchester Area Homeschool Association is organizing an information fair for current and prospective homeschoolers. Over 30 participating organizations will help connect families with local opportunities for their students. A student showcase area will allow attendees to get a glimpse of how students follow their interests through the lens of home education, and a special guest will speak about homeschooling and competitive team sports.

For more information, contact Anna Cumbow at waharesource@gmail.com.

To reserve a vendor booth or space in the student showcase, see the website.


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2.2 Thread Art Summer Camp – Purcellville – June 26-30

Joshua’s Hands
201 N. Maple Avenue
Purcellville, Virginia

Monday, June 26, through Friday, June 30, 2017, from 10:30 a.m. to 2 pm. Cost: $120/student. Cost includes all craft supplies. Lunch not provided; campers should bring a bag lunch. This camp is for students ages 10 and older.

Students will learn new hand skills by creating projects that work with colored threads and cords, including hand embroidery and sewing, creating braids and tapes, macrame, and bead weaving.

To register for the camp, contact Kelli Arrington at kyarrington@comcast.net. Include student age, name, and a phone contact. Camp fees are payable to the instructor by cash or check on the first day of class. Class sizes are limited, so early registration is recommended.

For more information about the camp, visit this website:


For more information about Joshua’s Hands, visit the website.


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2.3 Food Network Kids Baking Championship Casting – Ongoing

Food Network is currently casting children ages 8 to 13 years old for Season 4 of Kids Baking Championship, a fun show in which kid bakers compete in a series of baking challenges for the chance to win a cash prize.

For more information, contact Courtney Branch at 424-702-3860 or cbranch@leg-corp.com.

To complete and submit an application, visit the website.


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