Upcoming Homeschool Events for the 2018-2019 School Year


 Homeschool Events in Hampton Roads


There are LOTS of great opportunities for local Homeschool Families in Hampton Roads. If it isn't listed it is because we don't know about it! SUBMIT HOMESCHOOL EVENTS FOR THIS LIST HERE.

** Bonus List: Don't miss these current Museum Admission & Membership Promotions! **

Homeschool Days at Norfolk Botanical Garden (Norfolk) - Wednesdays January 16, 23 & 30, 2019 from 10-11am

Join us for science lessons in the best classroom- nature! Program recommended for children ages 5-9. Price for NBG Members: $10/child/class (adult members may attend for free). Price for Not-yet Members: $15/person (tickets for class must be purchased for both children and adults and includes all-day NBG Admission) All participants ages 3+ must register.


Homeschool Day at The Virginia Aquarium (Virginia Beach) - January 17, 2019

Homeschool families are invited for a special event on Thursday, January 17th. Families will have an opportunity to learn about weather and climate through hands-on activities, live animal encounters, and weather demonstrations. Children (under age 2) Free. Students (ages 2—18) $14. Adults (over age 18) $18. Movie Combo: add $5. Activities will take place in our Classroom from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Homeschool Days at NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center (Wallops Island) - January 18 & February 22, 2019 from 9:30am-12pm.

5th grade - 8th grade students only. Homeschool Rocketry Program January 18, 2019 and Homeschool Art & the Cosmic Connection Program on February 22, 2019.

Homeschool Science Fair (Norfolk) - Friday, February 22, 2019 from 12-5pm

Slover Library in Norfolk - Hampton Roads Homeschoolers, come join in the K-12 Homeschool Science Fair at Slover Library! Homeschoolers can display and present their science fair experiments to judges. Prizes will be awarded. Students must demonstrate their understanding of the scientific method. They should have a hypothesis, a well-designed experiment and show their results. Online registration due by January 22nd! 

Homeschool Days at Colonial Williamsburg (Williamsburg) - SPRING 2019 HOMESCHOOL DAYS February 23 - March 3, 2019

During these special times, homeschoolers and their families can enjoy hands-on activities and revolutionary experiences designed to make history come alive in a way that is educational and interactive. Make the most of your experience by participating in one or more of the available programs designed specifically for homeschool families. The link above is the only place you can purchase special discounted admission tickets and tickets for special Homeschooler programs. You must make your purchase online, in advance.


Homeschool Days at The Virginia Living Museum (Newport News) -  March 1, 2019

The Virginia Living Museum offers homeschool students grades K through 12 a day of fun and engaging programs that highlight important natural and space science concepts. Programs are available for grades K-4. A lab about pond life is available for grades 5-12. All programs are curriculum and grade-level targeted and taught by the museum’s professional educators. All programs include a self-guided visit of museum exhibits and are offered at a discount to homeschool families.

Homeschool Program - Marine Science Adventure (Wallops Island) - April 1-3, 2019 and September 11-13, 2019

Ages 9+ with adult chaperone. Enjoy some coastal exploration time on the beautiful barrier islands of the Eastern Shore! During the Marine Science Adventure, students will observe the physical and chemical properties of the Chincoteague Bay aboard one of our research vessels, seine for invertebrates in the intertidal zone, and explore the life hidden inside the marsh. This combination of hands-on observation of marine environments and life forms and time to socialize with other young marine biologists will make for some of the most memorable homeschool experiences for your family yet! 



Classical Conversation Information Groups (Hampton Roads)

Equipping Home Educators with the classical model of learning, taught with a Christ-centered worldview, in a supportive community.

Military Homeschool Groups Throughout Hampton Roads (Hampton Roads)

This group meets twice monthly at September-May at several local military installations. Ages 3-17. Free registration. Contact your local school resource officer to confirm times/locations.



Homeschool Art Programs

Homeschool Art - MOCArt Studio (ages 6-12)
 (Virginia Beach)

Homeschooled students will dive into art by creating their own masterpieces, experimenting with materials, discussing artwork, and experiencing MOCA exhibits! Young artists explore and create using drawing, painting and mixed media techniques and materials such as pencil, charcoal, pen and ink, watercolor and oil pastel resist painting,papiermâchéandplaster. Each artist is given the opportunity to learn more about where his or her creative interests lie by having access to a variety of materials and methods.

Homeschool Visual and Performing Arts with Hampton Arts (Hampton)

2019 schedule TBA

Homeschool Art Intensive with Outside The Lines Studio (Norfolk)

This class is designed for homeschoolers age 6 and up. Outside the Lines Art Studio Homeschool Intensives are held on the last Wednesday of the month from 1:30 to 3:00. Each month, a different artist is explored. Mark your calendar and email otlartstudio@gmail.com to receive email updates!


Homeschool Science/STEM 


STEM Programs at The Children's Museum of Virginia (Portsmouth)


Does your child have an interest in robots, enjoy building and tinkering, or is a LEGO fanatic? Then the CMV STEM Club is for them! The goal is to increase critical thinking skills of each participant through hands-on projects and challenges.


Homeschool Fitness & Athletics

Homeschool Jump Time at Jump! Trampoline Park
 (Virginia Beach)

Weekly event, check their website for upcoming dates, times and pricing.

Homeschool Day at Rebounderz (Newport News)

Held once a month on the FIRST THURSDAY of each month from 1-3pm. HOMESCHOOL DAY IS NOT AVAILABLE DURING SPRING BREAK, SUMMER HOURS OR THE MONTH OF JANUARY. Check website for upcoming dates and pricing.

Tidewater Fencing Club Homeschool Class (ages 8-17)

Tidewater Fencing Club offers daytime classes for home-schooled students. No previous fencing training is necessary. Students will learn the basics of fencing through games, drills, footwork, and bouting. Available to anyone age 8-17

Military Homeschool Open Rec at the JEB Little Creek - Youth Center (Virginia Beach)

The Little Creek Youth Center and School Liaison Officer welcome homeschoolers ages 11-15 to the Homeschool Open Rec Program for Tweens/Teens (HOTT). Please contact your School Liaison Officer (SLO) to sign up for events at 757-462-4483. 

Homeschool Skating at Greenbrier Skating Center (Chesapeake) -

Call to confirm and for upcoming dates: (757) 420-0258

Homeschool Skate at Peninsula Skating Center
 (Newport News) 

Call to confirm and for upcoming dates. Peninsula Family Skating Center, 307 Main St., Newport News VA 



Homeschool Library Programs


Homeschool Events at Chesapeake Public Library (Chesapeake)


Homeschool Events at Newport News Public Library (Newport News)

Homeschool Events at Norfolk Public Library (Norfolk)

Homeschool Events at Suffolk Public Library (Suffolk)

Homeschool Events at Virginia Beach Public Library (Virginia Beach)



Click HERE for our List of Local Programs who have previously, or who currently offer programming for Homeschool Students!

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