Posts with Category: Information

January 13, 2020

Learn about early childhood development including how to build strong, positive relationships with babies and toddlers. more >

January 8, 2020

If you have a singer ages 6 and up, in first grade through high school, they can audition for the upcoming semester of the Virginia Children's Chorus! more >

December 24, 2019

Join in the fun and help NORAD track Santa as he gets ready to make his BIG Trip! more >

December 24, 2019

Audubon's 119th Christmas Bird Count will take place this winter between the dates of Friday, December 14th, 2018 through Saturday, January 5th, 2019. more >

December 22, 2019

Check out the Reindeer Cam for Santa's Reindeer! more >

December 14, 2019

During the month of December members of the YMCA (YMCA of South Hampton Roads AND Peninsula Metropolitan YMCA) can enjoy a Membership Swap at The Virginia Living Museum! more >

December 12, 2019

This FREE program - ACT Raising Safe Kids - beginning January 2020 is for parents of children ages 0 to 8yrs old. more >

November 25, 2019

Our friends at VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads have great ideas for getting the whole family involved in giving back. Here is their fantastic list of volunteer opportunities available for youth in Hampton Roads. more >

November 13, 2019

You will learn the skills necessary to bring baby home, how to navigate changing family and social relationships, and leave with a DIA diaper bag of items you need to begin the parenting journey. more >

November 8, 2019

NAMI Family to Family - A class for parents, children, siblings, partners, and friends of a loved one with a chronic mental illness. more >

November 7, 2019

A FREE Forum for young men ages 11-17 who live in Hampton! The MXC THRIVE - Youth Violence Prevention Forum is Saturday, November 16th. more >

November 4, 2019

Here are some local Hampton Roads opportunities to take advantage of FREE flu shots! more >

October 29, 2019

Trick or Treating Guidelines in Hampton Roads, Virginia! more >

October 28, 2019

Operation Gratitude and the Halloween Candy Buy Back Program both support our military by collecting candy and providing it to deployed troops. more >

October 26, 2019

For those of you who struggle with anxiety, know someone who struggles with anxiety, or parent a child who struggles with anxiety, make sure to check out this upcoming event in Virginia Beach! more >

October 22, 2019

Join VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads as they host their Annual Family Volunteer Day this November! more >

October 21, 2019

Save the date for the Annual Tidewater Autism Summit. This is a FREE, family-friendly event. more >

October 2, 2019

Salvation Army locations on the Peninsula and Southside are currently accepting applications for Christmas Assistance. Please share with those who could benefit from these programs during the holiday season! more >

September 28, 2019

Girls On The Run Hampton Roads kicks off their Fall program next week! Registration is available through October 11, 2019. more >

September 26, 2019

Head down to the Virginia Beach Oceanfront for Boardwalk Weekend which will include the North American Sand Sculpting Championship, Atlantic Regatta, Volleyball competition, a Youth Art Show, Neptune’s Grand Parade, as well as music, food, and more. more >

August 22, 2019

This meeting will cover the steps involved in receiving FAPE, explain the Special Education Process, define the IEP document, and discuss your role as parents in the IEP meeting. more >

August 13, 2019

Counting down to the Christmas holiday can be REALLY exciting for the entire family and many families like to include Advent countdown calendars to mark each day with a special little gift. more >

August 12, 2019

FREE Swim Dates for Hampton Community Pools! more >

July 29, 2019

The Museums for All Initiative is a program from the Institute of Museum and Library Services that is working to make Museums accessible to families who may not otherwise be able to visit. more >

July 28, 2019

FREE Preschool Vision Screenings are available on select dates in Virginia Beach! more >

July 21, 2019

Ice Skating on a hot day sounds just about perfect. Here is our list of local ice skating rinks that offer year-round skating programs! more >

July 2, 2019

Teaching kids your phone number can be a trick, and this app is designed to make it a little easier by setting it to music! more >

June 17, 2019

Have you considered the many benefits of a Country Club for your Active Family? Broad Bay Country Club in Virginia Beach is family-focused and more affordable than you think! more >

June 16, 2019

This USDA program provides FREE food for kids and teens at many locations throughout Hampton Roads. This program is open to ALL children and teens 18 years old and younger. There is no enrollment, and no cost. more >

June 14, 2019

An upcoming group in support of Moms! Chicken Soup for the Mother's Soul Group Experience. more >

June 5, 2019

The Pokey Smokey II Ride-On Train in Portsmouth is now operating on its Spring Schedule! more >

June 3, 2019

There will be FREE learn to swim clinics on June 8-9, 2019 for children ages 4-12 throughout South Hampton Roads. more >

May 22, 2019

Parents will learn the four stages of child development and how to enhance their children’s learning at each stage. They will learn about parenting styles and discover how to begin building a lifelong bond with their child. more >

May 3, 2019

Free medical, dental, and vision care is available for children and adults as a part of this upcoming event in Chesapeake. more >

April 1, 2019

Local Families, this event is open to Military veterans, spouses, and children of all branches including active duty, retired, and reserve, and first responders. more >

March 20, 2019

There are several upcoming events designed to make sure that any participant who wants to go to prom this spring can do so with minimal cost. more >

February 21, 2019

If your active child is in grades K-5 in Virginia Beach they can enter their artwork for the annual Water Awareness Calendar Contest! more >

February 14, 2019

If you have a Boy Scout, chances are you have spent time in recent weeks on a car for the Pinewood Derby. Here are some ideas for displaying their finished Pinewood Derby Car! more >

February 12, 2019

This is a fantastic way to get the kids outside in nature, learn about the local wildlife, and contribute to this great event. more >

February 11, 2019

A FREE program being offered locally in Virginia Beach for families with little ones, LENA Start! more >

January 30, 2019

A nice offer from The Children's Museum of Virginia for Coast Guard families and other furloughed federal employees. more >

January 29, 2019

Are you or someone in your family in need of a coat this winter? This program can help (donations are also being accepted) more >

January 25, 2019

A new training for those of you who are interested in being trained Breastfeeding advocates! more >

January 9, 2019

The Virginia Beach Reading Bus offers children (ages 2-5) and their parents, FREE access to books and library programming throughout Virginia Beach. For more information and the current 2019 Reading Bus schedule Click… more >

January 6, 2019

This program is back with another opportunity to help out parents in the Hampton Roads community! more >

January 3, 2019

A fantastic, FREE opportunity for girls ages 10 to 18 and their parents/guardians. The Chesapeake Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office will hold its annual Girls & Young Women’s Empowerment Conference in February! more >

December 7, 2018

During the holiday season every letter to Santa received at Macy's Department Store (you can also send a letter online!) results in a donation of $1 to the Make A Wish Foundation (up to 1 million dollars). more >

November 15, 2018

The need to start over in the job market can be a huge source of frustration for military families as we relocate.... and then relocate again. Find a solution with the Work From Anywhere Business Academy! 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 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 13, 2018

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

September 2, 2018

The primary goal of the course is to provide fathers with a supportive environment where they are able to openly discuss the challenges of fatherhood, gain insight into the importance of their role in the development of their children and empower them to attain skills to promote self-efficacy. more >

August 13, 2018

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

August 5, 2018

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

July 29, 2018

CHADD of Hampton Roads ADHD Awareness and Support Group offers parents, teachers, health professionals, and other involved adults a place to learn and support one another while best managing ADHD. more >

July 26, 2018

If you live in Chesapeake, have a child getting ready to start Kindergarten this fall, and don't have health insurance, you can take advantage of FREE Kindergarten Physicals for your child on the following dates! more >

July 22, 2018

The Up Center is hosting FREE Social Skills and Autism Skill Building Groups for Children ages 6-10, and a Parental Support Group for Caregivers. There will be locations for this group in both Norfolk and Portsmouth. more >

July 12, 2018

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

July 9, 2018

Kicking off this week, a six-part series for local Dads, Grandfathers, and Father-Figures! Free for City of Hampton residents and a small fee for non-residents. Learn CPR & First Aid, Fire prevention and childproofing, Safe water practices, Rules of the Road for Bikes & Cars, and Safety & Guns. more >

 
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