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  1. Trees for Troops 2023

    Military Families – here is the updated information for the local Trees for Troops event in Hampton Roads!

    November 22, 2023
  2. Military Families- FREE Admission to Colonial Williamsburg (Veterans Day Weekend)

    Colonial Williamsburg is offering an admission special for Military Service Members and their families.

    November 10, 2023
  3. The 2023 Military Family Festival

    A FREE DAY of family fun for all Hampton Roads Military Families! The Military Family Fall Festival and Resource Fair provides fun-filled entertainment, crafts, activities, and games for all ages to enjoy!

    October 23, 2023
  4. Reminder – Summer 2023 – Blue Star Museums in Hampton Roads

    This program allows military personnel and their families to visit over 2,000 participating museums for FREE. Check out this post for participating museums in Hampton Roads!

    August 9, 2023
  5. Parent Class – Relationships: The Key to Family Health (Virtual)

    Want to help your kids develop healthy relationships with food and their body? Are you confused about what that really means? You’re not alone. Parents are worried about their family’s weight and want to find ways to help that don’t […]

    July 26, 2023
  6. Book Giveaway Winners! Maya Moves To A New Country

    I am thrilled to offer another book giveaway for military spouse Pearl Gifty Alimo!  Maya Moves To A New Country, is the perfect book for military families relocating, and for young friends who will miss them while they are away!

    May 22, 2023
  7. Military Families – Father/Daughter Ball 2023 – On Sale March 15th!

    Save the date and set your phone alerts! By royal proclamation, Military families are cordially invited to the Armed Services YMCA of Hampton Roads Father-Daughter Military Ball! 

    March 15, 2023
  8. Reminder – Military – Admission Special (January/February 2023) at the Virginia Aquarium

    A special discount for Military Families in January -February 2023 at The Virginia Aquarium!

    January 11, 2023
  9. Military Families – Back to School Supplies

    Military Families – Operation Homefront is providing Back to School Supplies to eligible families for Fall 2023.

    June 14, 2022
  10. Military Family Appreciation Weekend at Virginia Living Museum

    Our partners at the Virginia Living Museum have a great promotion for Military Families this weekend in honor of Military Child Month! This weekend, May 14-15, 2022 the museum will offer half-price admission for children and adults.

    May 12, 2022
  11. 2022 Military Discounts for Busch Gardens Williamsburg & Water Country USA

    Busch Gardens and Water Country USA have special ticket offers for both Active Duty and Military Veterans! Here is an overview of discounts and special offers that are currently available to military families.

    May 5, 2022
  12. 2022 Independent Wellness Summit: FLOURISH (Free Event)

    With all of the things we military and first responder spouses have on our plates it can be hard to keep perspective, and to remember to include our own wellness on our list of priorities. Don’t miss the 7th Annual Independent Wellness Summit, designed to help you FLOURISH!

    March 6, 2022
  13. Navigating Military Life While Parenting a Child with Disabilities

    EFMP Families: Navigating Military Life While Parenting a Child with Disabilities.

    June 8, 2021
  14. Military Families – May the 4th Be With You

    Military Families, this Star Wars themed drive-through event is for you!

    April 25, 2021
  15. Kids’ Kindle Book: I Move A Lot and That’s Okay!

    Looking for an engaging book to teach kids about rapid change and explain the military lifestyle? This is it!

    February 3, 2021
  16. Head, Heart, Homefront (For Military Families)

    A digital interview series and pop-up community for, and in support of, military families during Military Family Month.

    October 30, 2020
  17. Military: Parent to Parent Webinar Series

    Upcoming FREE webinars for military families on Helping Military Kids Cope with the COVID-19 Pandemic and Helping Military Teens Navigate Change.

    May 11, 2020
  18. Military/DOD Families – Spring Into Reading

    Military/DOD families are invited to participate in a Spring Reading program! The perfect (extra) incentive to read a little extra during this time at home.

    May 7, 2020
  19. Military Families – MWR Online During COVID-19

    During the COVID-19 shutdown Morale, Welfare & Recreation (MWR) is working to bring military families online events and activities.

    May 4, 2020
  20. Virtual Event: Month of the Military Child Barnyard Bash

    Join us for a Virtual Barnyard Pet Party!! You’ll meet some alpacas, goats, chickens, mini ponies, and more. Bring your pet, or favorite stuffed animal along for some extra fun!

    April 10, 2020
  21. Military Families- Exceptional Family Member Resource Fair

    If your military family is enrolled in Exceptional Family Member Program (or would like to find out more), this event may be a great resource!

    February 20, 2020
  22. Military Families – Character Breakfast at Dam Neck (On Sale Feb 17)

    These events are always such a huge hit! Military Families, make sure to check out the Character Breakfast scheduled on Dam Neck!

    January 27, 2020
  23. Free Tickets To VA Aquarium for Military (Limited Time Offer)

    Military Families (Active Duty, Reserve/National Guard, and dependents) have an opportunity for FREE Tickets to the Virginia Aquarium through the USO this Friday!

    January 22, 2020
  24. Free – Military Family Day at MOCA

    Military families, enjoy a FREE day of family fun at Virginia MOCA this weekend!

    January 8, 2020
  25. New Date: Military Families – Grand Royal Character Ball

    Military families, this one is for you! There will be a Grand Royal Character Ball at Naval Station Norfolk on November 23rd!

    October 30, 2019