Archives for August, 2018

August 31, 2018

Little Blue is a shiny new car and is looking forward to exploring the world on his first drive. His parents have taught him about driving and what to expect on the roads on his way to his grandma’s house, but this is his first solo trip. Young children will identify with Little Blue as he experiences things for the first time. more >

August 30, 2018

Save on telescopes, binoculars and microscopes as a part of today's discount on Amazon! more >

August 30, 2018

If your kids love to MOVE, make sure to check out the FREE monthly Zumba® Kids Series taking place at Pembroke Mall! more >

August 30, 2018

Zombie Scavengers are coming to Hampton Roads! For this event Teams use their smartphones to scavenge the city, complete challenges, and answer trivia questions to collect supplies necessary to survive a zombie apocalypse. more >

August 29, 2018

Come out to the Virginia Beach oceanfront to give a big send off to five rehabilitated sea turtles! more >

August 29, 2018

It’s no peas please for Nancy, in this second title in the Dinosaur Juniors series from picture book genius Rob Biddulph! more >

August 29, 2018

Time for stocking up! Save up to 40% on Lands' End Back to School today on Amazon (lots of uniform separates). more >

August 27, 2018

A FREE upcoming parenting class - Active Parenting -is being offered for families with children ages 5-12yrs. more >

August 27, 2018

Today only you can save up to 46% on select High Sierra backpacks and lunch bags! more >

August 27, 2018

Today on Amazon! Save up to 40% on select Ice Packs and School Lunch supplies! more >

August 26, 2018

One of the best parts about being a parent? One day, you get to be a grandparent! In this poem (written by Aviva Gittle as her own grandson slept soundly in the crook of her arm) a baby boy is safe and sound in his Grandma’s loving arms as she dreams of the man her grandson will become. more >

August 26, 2018

The fall discounts have started appearing! If you plan on going on the Zombie Thrill Ride (locations in Chesapeake and Hampton) make sure to grab this discount while it is available! more >

August 25, 2018

It is time for the 2018 Taste of Suffolk Street Festival! Lots of great food, activities for the kids and local entertainment. more >

August 24, 2018

This Sunday, August 26, 2018 from 10am-12pm you can pay only your child’s age (starting at $1). more >

August 24, 2018

Brianna wants to pay attention in class, but she also wants to look out the window, play with her shoe clip, and chat with her friends. Now her spot on Mrs. Norton’s behavior chart is dropping fast and Brianna must act. more >

August 23, 2018

As the balance between Order and Chaos shifts, the Kingdom of Freya falls ever deeper into the clutches of dark forces. Pardigan has had enough. He’s breaking into the home of one of Freya’s richest merchants, and he’s doing it while there's still hope. more >

August 23, 2018

A free superhero event this weekend for ages 3-12 offered by We Serve The City. more >

August 23, 2018

We have a wagon/cart like this and it has soooo many uses. We have used it camping, for a local parade... the uses are endless. more >

August 22, 2018

Imagine having a full list of crafts that you can do with an item that is laying around your house right now! What if you or your kids could make your own purses, wallets, and other cool things from plain old duct tape? more >

August 22, 2018

If your active child loves minions and trolls, this one day sale is for you! Right now on Amazon you can Save up to 35% on Minions and Trolls themed school supplies for back-to-school. more >

August 21, 2018

For centuries the bears of Haven have lived quiet lives, high in the mountains at the edge of the great Precipice. That all changes for a young cub named Growly when he receives a mysterious message. more >

August 20, 2018

Sir Snoopsalot isn't afraid to ask questions. He shows his friends, through his fun journey, that it's not as scary as they might think and that they can ask questions too. It's great to ask questions. That's how we learn and grow. more >

August 19, 2018

Count along as ten wiggly worms wriggle up onto the world. What will they discover? Can you count them all? What colors are they? Join them and have fun learning in their wiggly adventure! more >

August 19, 2018

Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week! Breastfeeding Peer Counselors and Nutritionists Available - Door Prizes, Kids Play Area, Vendor Tables, Community Resources, Educational Materials, Product Samples and More! more >

August 19, 2018

Today on zulily you can find a great selection of Homeschool materials and tools! Learning games, workbooks and more.... more >

August 18, 2018

Join Milo, the long forgotten pet, as he travels the world in search of nothing more than a friend he can call his own. more >

August 18, 2018

Right now grab this discount for Food and Drink at Cinema Cafe (Greenbrier location)! more >

August 17, 2018

This children's book tells the story of how Little Buffalo finds his courage and learns to be brave by facing a storm. more >

August 17, 2018

For a limited time explore the beauty that nature has to offer at Norfolk Botanical Garden. Evening admission is just $5 through Labor Day! more >

August 16, 2018

In this exciting kids’ picture book, Woody the mouse lives in a cave. He’s different to what you might imagine a little mouse to be, because Woody is the most respected of all the forest animals. Even the lion and the elephant come to Woody’s cave to bear him gifts. more >

August 15, 2018

Dynomike trudges through the cold snow, feeling lonely and blue. Until he meets a magical new friend that has just what he needs to feel amazing again. Now Dynomike is on a mission to spread the joy and love to everyone! more >

August 15, 2018

Free Hogwart's Cookie Decorating Class! Spots appear to still be open for this upcoming free workshop at Slover library for ages 6+. more >

August 15, 2018

Join the Beekeepers Guild of Southeast Virginia and Norfolk Botanical Garden again this year for a fun filled day with bee products, activities, vendors and great information. more >

August 14, 2018

Starting something new can be scary for anyone, but with the right tools, it can be fun too! Join Dynomike in Back to School as he learns the secret to making new friends and fitting in anywhere! more >

August 14, 2018

A Local Giveaway! Check out the new downloadable music album for kids from Hampton Roads music producer Jovan Knight - "Beats, Rhythms and Nursery Rhymes". more >

August 13, 2018

Theo feels he doesn't belong. He is a white squirrel, but all of his friends are gray. So when his older brother comes up with a daring plan to pilfer some gourmet nuts, Theo jumps at the chance to be the hero. Things don’t go as planned, however, and Theo finds himself trapped in a van, miles away from his family. How will he ever get home? more >

August 13, 2018

The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame is currently accepting nominations for the 14th Annual Student-Athlete Achievement Awards! more >

August 11, 2018

Children's author Jacob Smith presents: "Helen Keller For Kids Book: Fun Facts About The Accomplishments & Life Of Helen Keller". This informative kids book includes well chosen words & great pictures to help children learn more about one of the world's most beloved and inspirational women, Helen Keller. more >

August 10, 2018

At seven-years-old, Sophia Flembuzzle discovers she is the most hated child in the town of Vedner, and the name Flembuzzle is the source of all her troubles. It is why she is teased by her classmates, eats lunch alone, and is forced to sit in the back of the classroom, with her desk facing the wall. Worst of all, it is the reason that Sophia doesn’t have the one thing she wants more than anything else—a friend. more >

August 9, 2018

“Am I small?” - Tamia is not sure and keeps asking various animals that she meets on her journey. Eventually she finds the surprising answer... more >

August 8, 2018

Two charming ebooks for kids, consisting of happy animal pictures with simple rhyming text. These make ideal first rhyming picture books about animals for children. more >

August 7, 2018

Things were not good in the castle. It was cold, dark, dim and grim. It wasn't any better outside either. It was a sad, sad place.... more >

August 6, 2018

When dragons are factory-farmed, one gutsy girl is willing to take on a ruthless corporation to save the creatures she loves. more >

August 6, 2018

It's not every day you get to dunk your mayor in a dunk tank! The 4th Annual Play Ball event in Newport News takes place this Wednesday! more >

August 6, 2018

A special today from American Indoor Karting with 5 different options to save up to 50%! Must be age 8 for Junior Karts and 16 for Adult Karts. more >

August 5, 2018

In this inspiring, life-affirming tale, Annabelle asks, "What happens when we die?" Aiden dreams of an afterlife with marshmallow shoes and chocolate kangaroos. But with the help of their dear friends like the Skeptisaurus and Tardigrade Tom, the children discover what we do know, and how worth celebrating it is. more >

August 5, 2018

Friday, August 4th kicks off this season's Tax-Free Shopping Weekend in Virginia! more >

August 4, 2018

Even if you don't have guns in your home, you never know where your child will be when they encounter a firearm. Have you done enough to educate your child on how to respond? Too many children are injured or killed by accidents with a firearm - many of these accidents can be avoided with proper education for children (and adults). more >

August 3, 2018

Al is a T-Rex who likes vegetables instead of meat, and everyone at school can't see that it is a good thing he is different- yet. more >

August 2, 2018

When teacher Miss Gonzalez asks her class to write about their favorite part of any book, one student answers honestly: The blank space! This story, written in concrete poetry, conveys the experience of many reluctant readers who choose a book by the size of the margins and text. more >

August 2, 2018

A great device-free family day in Virginia Beach! Activities include Soccer, Water Activities, Flag Sports, Relay Runs, Bounce Houses, Music, Food, Face Painting, Live Raffles and more. more >

August 2, 2018

Save the date for the National Lighthouse Day Celebration at Cape Henry Lighthouse, coming up August 4, 2018! more >

August 2, 2018

Right now you can grab tickets to the upcoming local performance of Cirque du Soleil Crystal™ for 25% off! more >

August 2, 2018

Participating area Dairy Queen stores will be donating at least $1 to CHKD for every Blizzard sold in their stores on Thursday, August 2nd as a part of Miracle Treat Day. more >

August 1, 2018

It’s the first day of school for Bitsy Bee, Busy Bug, and the rest of the little bugs! Bitsy and Busy learn their ABCs with the Spelling Bees, paint with some Paintbrush Bugs, and even play a game with a Baseball Bug! Beginning readers will love discovering the fun activities at bug school in this Level 1 Ready-to-Read. more >

 
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