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  1. Really Awesome People Swimming (RAPS) Program!

    A great program for low cost swimming lessons for local children in Hampton Roads, VA.

    February 23, 2024
  2. Youth Volunteer Corps of Hampton Roads – Volunteer Opportunities

    Learn more about Youth Volunteer Corps of Hampton Roads, and find CURRENT and upcoming volunteer opportunities for youth in grades 6-12.

    February 22, 2024
  3. 2024 Summer Camps In Hampton Roads

    Seasonal Camps for Kids in Hampton Roads including locations in Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Yorktown and surrounding areas.

    February 22, 2024
  4. The CHKD Junior Volunteer Program – Returning in 2024

    If you have an Active Teen who is interested in working with children, and/or within the medical field this is a wonderful opportunity for great experience!

    February 22, 2024
  5. 2024 Upcoming Consignment & Swap Events

    Our BIG List of Upcoming Hampton Roads area Children’s Consignment Sales!

    February 22, 2024
  6. Annual CanStructure Contest (Youth Volunteer Corps of Hampton Roads)

    What combines creativity, design, and giving back? The Annual Can-Structure competition to benefit the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank!

    February 22, 2024
  7. The Pigeon Comes to Portsmouth – A Mo Willems Exhibit

    A new interactive exhibit called “The Pigeon Comes to Portsmouth: A Mo Willems Exhibit” comes to The Children’s Museum of Virginia for a limited time!

    February 21, 2024
  8. Spring Break Camps in Hampton Roads

    Local programs offering Spring Break Camps – art, sports, theater and more – for kids in Hampton Roads VA!

    February 20, 2024
  9. 2024 VA + Hampton Roads Youth Poet Laureate

    Spoken word artists, poets, rappers, writers and emcees are invited to enter to win a chance to represent the state of Virginia as the Hampton Roads Youth Poet Laureate.

    February 20, 2024
  10. Schools Out! Single Day Camps For Kids in Hampton Roads

    Teacher workdays, single-day holidays, long weekends…. we now have a list to help you track down ideas for those single “out of school” days!

    February 16, 2024
  11. Project Lifesaver – Hampton Roads, Virginia

    For those of you who are caretakers for individuals or family members with special needs – this information is SO Important. Project Lifesaver serves the Hampton Roads Community and has SAVED LIVES.

    February 15, 2024
  12. The 2024 Busch Gardens (FREE) Preschool Pass – Limited Availability

    The Busch Gardens FREE Preschool Pass is BACK in 2024! Share with anyone you know who has a 3-5 year old!

    February 14, 2024
  13. The Annual Great Backyard Bird Count

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

    February 9, 2024
  14. Fatherhood Support: Dad2Dads

    If you are a father (or father-to-be!) living in South Hampton Roads this FREE program is for you! Designed by a dad for dads.

    February 8, 2024
  15. February 2024: $5 Reward for Recycling Your Old Carseat

    During the month of February 2024 you can turn in your old, expired and unsafe child safety seat and receive a $5 reward!

    February 6, 2024
  16. Peninsula – Mobile Food Pantry Schedule (February 2024)

    For families in need of food assistance on the Virginia Peninsula, here is the posted Mobile Food Pantry Schedule: (Drive-thru food distributions while supply lasts).

    February 1, 2024
  17. Mobile Food Pantry – February 2024 Schedule (Southside)

    Here is the Food Bank’s Mobile Pantry Schedule in Hampton Roads (Southside).

    February 1, 2024
  18. This Weekend! – The 2024 Winter Wildlife Festival

    The Winter Wildlife Festival is an annual event held each January in Virginia Beach, check out the upcoming schedule!

    January 26, 2024
  19. Community Baby Shower in Virginia Beach (Free Event)

    “A Labor of Love” Community Baby Shower is open to all moms (expecting, breastfeeding, new moms, etc.)

    January 23, 2024
  20. Families to Families: February Activity

    Families to Families invites families with deaf and hard-of-hearing children to join them at an upcoming event.

    January 19, 2024
  21. Opportunity – Youth Conservation Corps (YCC)

    The Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) offers a great opportunity for youth, ages 14-17, to do important work in the Virginia State Parks.

    January 19, 2024
  22. Girls Who Code – Free Summer Programs (Applications Open!)

    Such a FREE, valuable program for girls! Girls Who Code is currently enrolling for their summer intensive program AND their self-paced summer learning experience!

    January 18, 2024
  23. Parenting Class For Families With Children Ages 5-12

    An upcoming parenting class – Active Parenting -is being offered for families with children ages 5-12yrs.

    January 17, 2024
  24. FREE Admission to National Parks: 4th Graders & Family!

    Find out how your 4th grader (and the whole family) can enjoy FREE admission to our National Parks for a full year!

    January 16, 2024
  25. 2024 Ambassador Pass – FREE Fun for Newport News Residents/Employees

    Save the dates if you live in or work for the City of Newport News! The Ambassador Passes are BACK for 2024!

    January 15, 2024