Archives for October, 2018

October 31, 2018

Halloween is in the air. You'd like to see a ghost - but where? At night when the sun's gone down, Come with me to Ghostie Town . . . Where you will find the most colorful and cheerful collection of ghosties you could ever hope to meet. more >

October 31, 2018

Come out to celebrate Dia de los Muertos, or the Day of the Dead, with these free events in Hampton Roads Virginia! more >

October 30, 2018

When Orville Mouse rescues an errant windblown hat on his way to work, he soon discovers the hat’s shadow is not behaving as it should be. more >

October 30, 2018

Holiday stock up! Today only & while supplies last, save up to 30% on select Kidkraft Toys! more >

October 29, 2018

Are you considering a bike for a holiday gift this year? Today on Amazon you can save on Strider bikes for kids! There are options available for ages 6mos to 5 years. more >

October 29, 2018

"What I Want to Be When I Grow Up" - the stories of Lily (book 1) and Joey (Book 2) who dream about what profession they may wish to pursue when they grow up. more >

October 29, 2018

Peppa Pig is coming to town! There will be shows of Peppa Pig Live: Peppa Pig’s Surprise at the Ferguson Center in Newport News, and at the Altria Theater in Richmond. more >

October 28, 2018

The superhero of this book, Nathan, explains about his Autism Spectrum Superpowers, how they affect him, and ways his friends can help out when his superpowers spiral out of control. more >

October 27, 2018

A delightful tale of how Peanut, the only black cat in town, deals with how everyone else reacts to her being different. more >

October 26, 2018

Why dragons are yelling, slamming doors and having tantrums? Despite our best efforts, reality doesn't always meet our expectations. There is no need to be upset or mad. more >

October 26, 2018

Enjoy a free Virginia history lesson when the Virginia WWI and WWII Profiles of Honor Tour rolls through Hampton Roads! more >

October 25, 2018

A suitably scary (but fun as well) picture book that celebrates an Aussie kind of Halloween. Emu wants to make her Halloween party truly terrifying, but she doesn't know how. Fortunately, Emu's friends are able to help her have the most spooktacular night of the year! more >

October 24, 2018

Are you planning a Birthday Party for kids who love to MOVE? Right now you can save up to 32% on a Rebounderz, Arena, or Xbox Room Themed Party Package at Rebounderz in Newport News! more >

October 23, 2018

Kenneth Grahame’s The Wind in the Willows features the much-loved classic tales of Ratty, Mole, Badger and Toad. more >

October 23, 2018

Coming to Hampton Coliseum later this year, Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment! more >

October 22, 2018

Me First! tells the story of Baden, a selfish eagle who annoys friends, family, and neighbors as he always demands to be first. Baden's behavior makes others reject him, so that he ends up feeling sad and lonely. He is helped by a group of glowing, golden eagles who serve others in the School of the Woods. These scouts help Baden to discover the rewards of putting others first through cheerful service. Baden goes on a personal journey that leads him to help others and feel good about himself. more >

October 22, 2018

I am fairly certain my family won't go for this idea.... but if you love it, today you can save 25% on this set of family skeleton jumpsuits! more >

October 22, 2018

The Beach Bags outreach program supplies meals and healthy snacks to Virginia Beach school children who might otherwise go without over weekends and school holidays. more >

October 21, 2018

Learn what happens when a bug goes to space, to school, and to the gym. Find out if bugs have feelings like people do. Discover robot bugs, dancing bugs, bugs that poop and so much more! more >

October 21, 2018

You can find fun on the farm this Fall in Chesapeake! Hickory Ridge Farm is open daily with pumpkin patch fun available all week long, and additional fun on the weekends! more >

October 19, 2018

Car Show, Corn hole, Driver Days Parade, Magic Show, Carnival Games, Bounce Houses, Crafters, Food Vendors, Craft Beer Garden, Pony and Train Rides, Live Music, Pet Costume Contest and more! more >

October 18, 2018

In Birthday, Bella enjoys all the fun of a birthday party—except the noise. The adventures of Bella are wonderful read-aloud stories for preschoolers, and great early readers for beginners. Plus, Bella makes the perfect bedtime story! more >

October 17, 2018

In The Wish Pony, Hannah Harrison wishes for her very first pony for her birthday: a beautiful, kind pony with a shiny coat and a long tail that floats like a ribbon. Instead she gets "Jin Jin" … more >

October 17, 2018

A free family event to enjoy and learn about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math. more >

October 15, 2018

Does your Active Family love staring at the night sky, and imagining all there is beyond planet Earth? You won't want to miss this event - October 20, 2018 is International Observe the Moon Night! more >

October 14, 2018

The delightful Barnyard Buddies engage everyone as they show how to use anger management and dialogue for peaceful conflict resolution! more >

October 14, 2018

If you’re a busy parent with young kids, there are probably a couple of things that will capture your attention (besides one of your kids doing something they’re not supposed to) – a great deal and the chance to get some “me time!” more >

October 13, 2018

Would you like to be part of a study to improve the health of school-aged children in Hampton Roads? more >

October 13, 2018

Tom is a jolly, clumsy and wonderfully mixed up gnome who lives with his fellow gnomes in their very happy tree home in Raisin House Garden. more >

October 12, 2018

Double Dare!!! And Marc Summers is still hosting it (of course!). If this brings back all the childhood memories, or even if you just think it sounds like a ton of fun, you won't want to miss this show! more >

October 12, 2018

The leaves begin their slow change from green to gold, orange, red, and purple. The wind whistles and the crows caw. A crisp chill fills the air and you put on your jacket before you go outside... more >

October 12, 2018

Don't miss the seasonal favorite - Legend of Sleepy Hollow is playing at The American Theatre in Hampton this Saturday! Enter our Giveaway for a Family 4 Pack to the show! more >

October 11, 2018

Join Tovi the penguin and his friends on their latest mini-adventure! They have decided to go camping, so what could possibly go wrong? Let's find out... more >

October 11, 2018

Military families, don't miss a chance for reduced admission and special programming on Military Appreciation Day at the Children's Museum of Virginia! more >

October 10, 2018

When John Jenkins’ parents ship him off to stay with his aunt, he’s certain it will be the worst summer ever—until he learns he’s been accepted into a top-secret school. more >

October 10, 2018

Get ready for the weekend - another train show is pulling into town! more >

October 9, 2018

It's autumn and Tovi and his friends are getting ready to celebrate Halloween. After Tovi’s decorated his house, the friends all meet at the farm to pick pumpkins. But what a surprise they get while they’re there! more >

October 9, 2018

Save on tickets as the Virginia Symphony sets the stage for an evening of high-flying, hard-hitting musical adventure with music from Superman, The Dark Knight, Spider-Man, and more! more >

October 8, 2018

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 >

October 8, 2018

Save on skate camp for the kids with this offer from our friends at VBHotDeals. more >

October 6, 2018

June Peters, You Will Change the World One Day aims to encourage young children by teaching them the value of giving back to others. Through this book, children will learn that at any age they can make a difference in the world around them. June, is a natural-born giver always putting the needs of others before her own. This book is thought-provoking and exciting, parents and children will both enjoy reading it. more >

October 5, 2018

This fun interactive storytelling program is geared toward children ages three to seven. Storytime will be conducted on the porch of Seaboard Station Railroad Museum. more >

October 5, 2018

Poky, a baby sea turtle awakes to find he missed the annual sea turtle race. He meets several beach friends along the way who offer conflicting advice on how to find his way home. Confused and alone, Poky has decisions to make, but soon realizes he was not the last one when more sea turtles pop up from the hatch. The great turtle race is on…or is it? more >

October 4, 2018

When Eddie finds a little lost zombie in his backyard, there’s only one thing to do: Invite him into the house! Halloween will be extra special this year when Eddie and Harley the Zombie become best friends. Harley is curious, and he loves to eat. He’s the best fried chicken eater, and he really wants to be a great trick-or-treater. That’s no problem! Eddie can teach him how. But when Eddie’s mom and dad discover a little zombie exploring their home, this special Halloween might be doomed. more >

October 2, 2018

Famous STEM Inventors is an exciting collection of stories of young inventors and how they invented new things such as glowing paper, the surfboard, ear muffs, the television, the popsicle and more. more >

October 2, 2018

Right now you can Save up to 49% on tickets to World of Dance Live! in Norfolk this Friday evening! more >

October 2, 2018

Featuring jokes, games, and activities, National Geographic Kids puts science, technology, archeology, and the animal kingdom at their readers’ fingertips and its fast-paced, addictive format ensures they’ll never be bored. more >

October 1, 2018

Together with a renegade witch and priest, Andrus must unlock the magic destiny of his secret past. Fight after fight, the desperate heroes clash with Titans, evil priests, warriors, centaurs, and harpies! Don't miss this thrilling action adventure series from Star Wars: Vengeance and Spider-Man 3 actor Daniel Mignault & USA TODAY bestselling author Jackson Dean Chase. more >

October 1, 2018

A month of special savings for Hampton Roads residents at the Virginia Aquarium! more >

October 1, 2018

If you have an aspiring vet in your Active Family you may want to check out this local class offered by the Virginia Beach SPCA. more >

 
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