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January 16, 2017

Nearly eaten by dinosaurs, shot at by aliens, almost drowned by a giant squid, all while trying to pay attention in school is a normal day for Kevin. How does his teacher, Mrs. Calvin, keep from going crazy? more >

January 16, 2017

The Mariners' Museum is hosting a Family Hula Workshop (free with paid admission to the museum). more >

January 15, 2017

Exciting news for those of you who live in or work for the City of Newport News! The Ambassador Passes are BACK and are currently being offered to city residents or current city employees. more >

January 15, 2017

Kevin wanted to know the secrets beneath the sea, but it took a turtle to take him there. On his birthday he was given the key to that kingdom, his very own turtle. He was warned that he must take good care of his turtle, and he promised to do so. But like so many children, Kevin forgot his promise. more >

January 15, 2017

Our BIG List of Upcoming Homeschool Events in Hampton Roads! more >

January 15, 2017

Tickets are currently on sale for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents Circus Extreme at Scope Arena and Hampton Coliseum! more >

January 15, 2017

Everyone has an opportunity to help build confidence, teach soft skills, and make important bonding moments that will last a lifetime. Who knew that cooking with your tween could create something so much tastier than just a meal? more >

January 15, 2017

Kids sports apparel/gear is expensive! Check your prices against this stock up sale on Gymnastics apparel, Dance apparel, and Soccer apparel/gear! more >

January 15, 2017

Here is our list of local events to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's Birthday this week and weekend! more >

January 14, 2017

The Wonderful Roundabout is a collection of illustrated short stories for children, meant to inspire little ones to be kind, brave and curious. Each story is split into parts of approximately 500 words, so they can be easily read at bedtime. They are suitable for children over 5 years of age as the narratives may be too complex for those younger. more >

January 13, 2017

It's a natural phenomenon -- a small country in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean hidden from the rest of the world by a circle of unnavigable fog. It's called Giggleswick, and twelve-year old Elliot Bisby has never heard of it, that is until he and his family are approached by an unusual man and asked to move there. Before they know it, the struggling Bisby family finds themselves on a tiny boat captained by a man who prefers a singing parrot to a compass, and they soon embark on a journey that no other seaman could make and live to tell about. more >

January 13, 2017

Monster Jam is ROARING Back into Hampton Roads and we have tickets for one lucky MyActiveChild.com Family! more >

January 13, 2017

For a limited time save EXTRA on Groupon Deals! more >

January 12, 2017

Harry The Happy Mouse is a cheerful, traditional story about a Mouse called Harry who lives in the colorful English countryside. Harry helps a Frog, but asks the Frog to repay the kindness to someone else. We follow the good deed as it moves through other characters, who each selflessly help someone else, making themselves feel happy in the process! more >

January 12, 2017

Hampton History Museum is back with another great line-up of FREE Family Fun for their Second Saturday Family Day! more >

January 12, 2017

Head on over to the Chrysler Museum's Family Day this weekend for FREE Family Fun! more >

January 12, 2017

I am a huge fan of giving kids tools they can use in all different situations. If your child struggles with social skills this may be a good fit! more >

January 12, 2017

Is your Active Child into Basketball? Check out our list of local programs that offer teams, camps, clinics and more (broken down by city). more >

January 11, 2017

When Cassie finds a magic pair of glasses that allow her to see fairies, she has to figure out where they came from . . . and what the fairies want her to do with them. more >

January 11, 2017

A great discount to see the Harlem Globetrotters play in Norfolk! more >

January 11, 2017

Does your Active Child LOVE Animals and/or being outside in Nature? Make sure to check out the local Listings under "Animals and Nature" for local Programs and Opportunities For Kids in Hampton Roads! more >

January 10, 2017

On a quiet moonlit beach, a baby green sea turtle stirs from a dream of home. Slowly, slowly with a tap, crick, crack, the baby turtle embarks upon a mysterious nighttime journey. more >

January 10, 2017

PAW Patrol to the rescue! Watch Ryder, Marshall, Chase, Skye, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma, and the newest pup, Everest, as they work to save the day! more >

January 10, 2017

Is your Active Child into Art? Do they love expressing themselves in different, creative ways? Check out the local listings for art classes for kids of all ages! more >

January 10, 2017

A great opportunity for those of you who have been wondering about the ACTIVE programming at The Little Gym! Both the Virginia Beach and Chesapeake locations will be hosting an Open House on Sunday, January 15, 2017. more >

January 9, 2017

Another way to save on your stay at Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg! Limited time offer! more >

January 9, 2017

At closing time a key locks the library, and unlocks the dreams of a little mouse who waits in the shadows. more >

January 9, 2017

Check out our current listings of Acting and Theater Programs and Classes for Kids in Hampton Roads! more >

January 9, 2017

Monday, January 16th the Virginia War Museum is hosting "Kids Day" with games and events planned for kids ages 7-15. more >

January 9, 2017

Calling all LEGO fans! You can grab this deal and save on Open Build visits at BrickHeadZ Enrichment Center in Chesapeake! more >

January 9, 2017

The Winter Wildlife Festival is a FREE event (January 20-22, 2017) but some of the individual sessions do have fees. Space is also limited so get those registrations in - registration is currently OPEN. more >

January 8, 2017

Schools out for the summer and Sami and Thomas have big plans. They've built a spaceship in their tree house and are going to blast off for a tour of the solar system, but one of the planets holds a special surprise. more >

January 8, 2017

$20 for an all-day game pass for one and a $10 game card ($55 Value) Each all-day pass grants a single user unlimited access to hundreds of interactive games, valid from the first swipe until the arcade closes that day. more >

January 8, 2017

The Hampton Roads Naval Museum is gearing up for their 6th Annual Brick-By-Brick FREE LEGO Shipbuilding Event! more >

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