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General Interest Items – November 28, 2012

Posted on Nov 24 2012 by admin

2.1 Casserole Recipe Contest – Deadline Is November 30 2.2 Henricus Historical Park Events – Chester – Registration Deadline Is December 1 2.3 Battle of Great Bridge Reenactment – Chesapeake – December 1 and 2 2.4 We Need A Little Christmas Concert – Arlington – December 2 2.5 Nominations: Military Child of the Year® Award […]

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Homeschool Items – November 28, 2012

Posted on Nov 24 2012 by admin

1.1 Classical Conversations Open House – Chester – December 3 1.2 The Nutcracker Ballet – Multiple Locations – Begins December 7 1.3 Youth With A Mission Audio Book Special – Expires December 20 1.4 National History Bee – Online and at Multiple Venues – First Deadline Is December 23   1.1 Classical Conversations Open House […]

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General Interest Items – November 14, 2012

Posted on Nov 11 2012 by admin

2.1 Virginia Historical Society Events – Richmond – Begins December 1 2.2 4-H Livestock and Poultry Club – Powhatan – December 3 2.3 Jamestown-Yorktown (and Other) Internship Opportunities - Multiple Locations – Application Deadline for Spring Is January 15, 2013 2.4 Lifeguard Employment and Training – Hampton Roads Area – Classes Begin January 2013 2.5 Free […]

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Homeschool Items – November 14, 2012

Posted on Nov 11 2012 by admin

1.1 Free Lessons: The Persecuted Church – VOM Open Classroom – Ongoing 1.2 Washington, D.C. with Carolina Homeschoolers – Washington, D.C. – Register by January 20 1.3 Free Knowledge House Thanksgiving PDF   1.1 Free Lessons: The Persecuted Church – VOM Open Classroom – Ongoing The Voice of the Martyrs Open Classroom has free classes […]

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General Interest Items – November 7, 2012

Posted on Nov 4 2012 by admin

2.1 Youth Rugby Clinic – Culpeper- November 10 2.2 Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Collection Week – Nationwide – November 12 to 19 2.3 Gift Bag Sewing Workshop – Waterford – Register by November 15 2.4 Nutcracker Ballet – Staunton – December 8 and 9 2.5 Sportable Adaptive Sports – Richmond – Ongoing   2.1 Youth […]

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Homeschool Items – November 7, 2012

Posted on Nov 4 2012 by admin

1.1 Teaching Home – Free Thanksgiving Unit Study 1.2 Teaching Home – Free Character Study on Thankfulness 1.3 Article: “The Radicalization of Teacher Education”   1.1 Teaching Home – Free Thanksgiving Unit Study Find suggestions for Bible studies, devotions, and family activities in the Teaching Home online newsletter number 260. www.teachinghome.com/newsletters/newsletter260.cfm Back to top   1.2 Teaching […]

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General Interest Items – October 31, 2012

Posted on Oct 28 2012 by admin

2.1 The Richmond Center for Christian Study – Richmond – November 3 2.2 Colonial Hearth Cooking Class – Henricus County – Registration Deadline November 3 2.3 The Richmond Center for Christian Study – Midlothian – November 9   2.1 The Richmond Center for Christian Study – Richmond – November 3 Movement Church (located at The […]

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General Interest Items – October 25, 2012

Posted on Oct 21 2012 by admin

2.1 Young Christian Musicians Talent Search – Front Royal – Apply by October 31   2.1 Young Christian Musicians Talent Search – Front Royal – Apply by October 31 Fishnet Life Center (directions at the second link) Front Royal, VA The completed application and $50 processing fee must be received by Wednesday, October 31, 2012. […]

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Homeschool Items – October 25, 2012

Posted on Oct 21 2012 by admin

1.1 “Charlotte Mason Living” Education Seminar – Roanoke – Best Price by November 2 1.2 Raising Real Men with Hal and Melanie Young – Richmond – November 8 1.3 Concert: Eastern Virginia Brass Trio – Virginia Beach – November 16 1.4 Horseshoes: Homeschoolers Invited to Participate – Multiple Locations and Dates   1.1 “Charlotte Mason […]

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Cool Sites – October 17, 2012

Posted on Oct 13 2012 by admin

3.1 Christian Resources: 10 Fun Bible Facts for Kids and Sunday School 3.2 Thrifty Ideas and Cooking: Frugal-Recipes-n-More Yahoo Group 3.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: Or…Things to Do with Toddlers 3.4 Technology: Google Chrome Education Apps and Related Websites 3.5 Music: Star-Spangled Banner First Sung – October 19, 1814 3.6 Simple Family Fun: Tabletop Football 3.7 History: […]

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General Interest Items – October 17, 2012

Posted on Oct 13 2012 by admin

2.1 Sully Historic Site Fall Events – Chantilly – Begin October 22 2.2 Virginia Historical Society Fall Events – Richmond – Begin October 25 2.3 Play: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland – Front Royal – November 2 through 4   2.1 Sully Historic Site Fall Events – Chantilly – Begin October 22 Sully Historic Site 3650 […]

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Homeschoolers Link to the Past

Posted on Oct 11 2012 by admin

During Fall Homeschool Day at the Frontier Culture Museum in Staunton, Virginia, hundreds of homeschoolers learned about the different cultures that made up America in the early days of our nation. From a West African farm, to an English farm, to an Irish forge and cottage–students learned what it would be like to raise a […]

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Cool Sites – October 10, 2012

Posted on Oct 7 2012 by admin

3.1 Christian Resources: Clergy Appreciation Month – October 3.2 Thrifty Ideas: Cleaning and Home Repairs 3.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: Twelve Play Dough Activities 3.4 Cooking: Produce in Season Charts 3.5 Fun: Fall Family Fun 3.6 Geography: Free D.C. United Soccer Geography Packet   3.1 Christian Resources: Clergy Appreciation Month – October Show your appreciation to a […]

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Biltmore Fall Festival a Success!

Posted on Oct 1 2012 by admin

Homeschoolers from Virginia and North Carolina gathered last week in Ashville, North Carolina, for the 11th Annual Homeschool Festival at the Biltmore, a special event co-sponsored by HEAV. Self-guided tours of the 250-room Biltmore home included the towering banquet hall, family and guest bedrooms, kitchens, and servants’ quarters. Homeschoolers viewed beautiful walled gardens, rolling fields, […]

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Cool Sites – October 3, 2012

Posted on Sep 30 2012 by admin

3.1 Christian Resources: Limit the Internet and Reconnect to God 3.2 Thrifty Ideas: 16 Clever Uses for Binder Clips 3.3 Preschool Through Third Grade: Dental Unit Study 3.4 Learning Fun and Family Adventures: Fall in Virginia 3.5 Cooking: National Apple Month – October   3.1 Christian Resources: Limit the Internet and Reconnect to God In […]

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General Interest Items – October 3, 2012

Posted on Sep 30 2012 by admin

2.1 Workshop: Music, Learning, and the Brain – Virginia Beach – Register by October 12 2.2 Richmond Symphony Lollipops Concert Series – Richmond – Begins October 27 2.3 Orphan Sunday – Nationwide – November 4 2.4 Short Story Contest – Deadline is February 15, 2013   2.1 Workshop: Music, Learning, and the Brain – Virginia […]

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Homeschool Items – October 3, 2012

Posted on Sep 30 2012 by admin

1.1 Fire and Personal Safety Show – Virginia Beach – October 5 1.2 Struggling Learner Seminar with Dianne Craft – Chesterfield – November 2 and 3   1.1 Fire and Personal Safety Show – Virginia Beach – October 5 Fire and EMS Training Center 927 S. Birdneck Road Virginia Beach, VA Friday, October 5, 2012, […]

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Cool Sites – September 26, 2012

Posted on Sep 22 2012 by admin

3.1 Christian Resources: Daily Devotionals by E-mail 3.2 Thrifty Ideas: Free Printable Planners, Checklists, and More 3.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: 13 Simple Learning Activities Using Balls 3.4 Math: XtraMath 3.5 Homemaking: Tips from Heloise on Household Sponge Safety 3.6 Technology: Pics4Learning 3.7 English: National Library Card Month – September 3.8 Government: Presidential Debates 3.9 Family: Free […]

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General Interest Items – September 26, 2012

Posted on Sep 22 2012 by admin

2.1 Free Family Research Council Webinar: “Save Me from College Debt” – Live September 27; Online Afterwards 2.2 Patriot’s Pen and Voice of Democracy Contests – Deadline Is November 1 2.3 Pro-life Essay Contest – Deadline Is November 30   2.1 Free Family Research Council Webinar: “Save Me from College Debt” – Live September 27; […]

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Homeschool Items – September 26, 2012

Posted on Sep 22 2012 by admin

1.1 Culpeper Parents of Children with Special Needs Support Group – Culpeper – Various Dates 1.2 Article – September Surprises for Homeschoolers 1.3 The Teaching Home – Government   1.1 Culpeper Parents of Children with Special Needs Support Group – Culpeper – Various Dates Culpeper County Library 271 Southgate Shopping Center Culpeper, VA Monday, October […]

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Cool Sites – September 19, 2012

Posted on Sep 16 2012 by admin

3.1 Christian Resources: Sermons on the Underground Church by Richard Wurmbrand 3.2 Thrifty Ideas and Homemaking: Stain Removal for Yucky Stains 3.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: Indoor Bowling 3.4 Science: Eggstraordinary Science Eggsperiments 3.5 Reference: Create a Home Library 3.6 Music: Free Gershwin Unit Study 3.7 History: Revolutionary War Lapbook 3.8 History: Memorize the (U.S. Constitution) […]

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Cool Sites – September 12, 2012

Posted on Sep 9 2012 by admin

3.1 Christian Resources: 11 Simple Theological Terms We All Need to Know 3.2 Thrifty Ideas: $5 Dinners 3.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: Indoor Camping Trip 3.4 Science: Hurricane Central 3.5 Homeschooling: Classical Curriculum List 3.6 Sewing: Sewing Simple Rainbows 3.7 Geography: Israeli Culture for Kids 3.8 Reference: “Short List of Books We Could Not Do Without” […]

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General Interest Items – September 12, 2012

Posted on Sep 9 2012 by admin

2.1 Free Goochland Farms Tour – Goochland Area – September 15 2.2 Henricus 1611 Publick Days - Chester – September 15 and 16 2.3 Free2BMe After School Club – Richmond – Ongoing 2.4 Rain Barrel Workshop – Newport News – Register by September 21 2.5 Go Green Expo – Newport News – September 22 2.6 Beautiful Brokenness Events – […]

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Homeschool Items – September 12, 2012

Posted on Sep 9 2012 by admin

1.1 Living History for Homeschool Students – Brookneal – Register by September 17 1.2 WeatherFest – Roanoke – October 19 (Reserve Now!) or 20 1.3 Northern Virginia Generation Joshua Club – Manassas – Underway 1.4 College Placement Test Dates 1.5 Articles – Homeschooling on a Budget   1.1 Living History for Homeschool Students – Brookneal – […]

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Cool Sites – September 5, 2012

Posted on Sep 1 2012 by admin

3.1 Christian Resources: “Christian Perspectives” – Encouragement! 3.2 Thrifty Ideas: One Harvest Food Ministries 3.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: Sticky Note Hunt 3.4 Science: Visual Record – Every Hurricane and Tropical Storm Since 1951 3.5 After further review of the content, we have decided to remove this site. 3.6 Needlework: Free Crochet Lessons 3.7 Foreign Language: Spanish Word of […]

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General Interest Items – September 5, 2012

Posted on Sep 1 2012 by admin

2.1 Drums Alive! The Life of a Civil War Drummer – Smithfield – Register by September 13 2.2 Rare NASA Langley Open House – Hampton – September 22 2.3 40 Days for Life – Nationwide – September 26 Through November 4 2.4 Free Museum Day – Nationwide – September 29 2.5 Voice of the Martyrs […]

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Homeschool Items – September 5, 2012

Posted on Sep 1 2012 by admin

1.1 Colonial Williamsburg Homeschooler Experience – Williamsburg – September 8 Through 23 1.2 Homeschool Nature Club – Roanoke/Daleville – Register by September 10 1.3 Homeschool Day at Historic Tredegar – Richmond – Register by September 11 1.4 Homeschool Bowling League – Richmond – September 12 Through December 19 1.5 Free Longwood University Class for High […]

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Cool Sites – August 29, 2012

Posted on Aug 25 2012 by admin

3.1 Christian Resources: Voddie Baucham Sermons 3.2 Thrifty Ideas and Music: Opera for Everyone 3.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: Learning Letters 3.4 Science: Baby Flamingoes (and Other Animals) 3.5 Geography:  National Geography Bee 3.6 Fitness: Clubhouse Jr.’s Olympic Fitness Challenge 3.7 Health: Five Things You Need to Know About West Nile Virus   3.1 Voddie Baucham […]

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General Interest Items – August 29, 2012

Posted on Aug 25 2012 by admin

2.1 Joshua’s Hands Fall Festival – Western Loudoun County - October 13 2.2 Bible Reading Plans 2.3 Article – Government Take-Over of All Education Looms   2.1 Joshua’s Hands Fall Festival – Western Loudoun County - October 13 Western Loudoun County (Guthrie Farm) Directions on the website Saturday, October 13, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free and open to the public; suitable for everyone! Bring friends […]

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Homeschool Items – August 29, 2012

Posted on Aug 25 2012 by admin

1.1 San Antonio Independent Christian Film Festival – Deadlines Approaching 1.2 Article – Teaching Gifted Children 1.3 The Teaching Home Magazine Resources   1.1 San Antonio Independent Christian Film Festival – Deadlines Approaching The final deadline for all Short Films, Documentaries, Young Filmmakers, and Promotional Media will be October 15, 2012. The deadline this year […]

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