Events for Virginia Homeschoolers
This page will bring you current, upcoming events and ongoing opportunities for Homeschooling families.
I hope it will be an encouragement to those who live in my state of Virginia.
|One of our family trips to Natural Bridge|
Vision Scholarship Is Open!
Apply now for the HEAV Vision Scholarships for the 2018-2019 school year! A $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to a student attending a four-year college or a two-year community college; a $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student pursuing work/study on a mission field, through an apprenticeship, or in a vocational school program. Hurry! Application deadline is .Whales and Wildlife Boat Trips with the Virginia Aquarium
It’s a whale of an adventure—when you set sail with the Virginia Aquarium! Join Aquarium educators on board the Atlantic Explorer for a boat trip search for whales, dolphins, seals and seabirds, and learn about these animals with items you can see and touch. Tickets and details are available here.IEW's Winter Retreat!
Enjoy a full day of inspiring workshops from the comfort of your own home at IEW's Winter Retreat! Andrew Pudewa, Sarah Mackenzie, Adam Andrews, Linda Mikottis, and Robert Bortins will encourage, inspire, and equip you as you head into another semester of teaching.
- Enjoy this opportunity to get a science- and history-based field trip in this fall. Luray Caverns has a full week of reduced rates for homeschoolers to take advantage of its programs. Begins October 30
|2050 James Monroe Parkway|
|Monday, November 6, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.|
|$5/person (adult and student); children aged six and under are free|
|Tuesday, November 7, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
- Geared toward children 5-13, the Sully Historic Site offers a program for homeschoolers to better understand what life was like in Fairfax County circa 1800/ November 16th
- Natural Bridge
6477 South Lee Highway
Natural Bridge, Virginia
Friday, September 15, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. $15/adult (ages 13 and up); $12/student (ages 6 to 12); free for children aged five and under.
Wolf Trap Summer Shows
COMMON SCENTS: A GARDEN DISTILLING DEMONSTRATION – RICHMOND – AUGUST 18Agecroft Hall and Gardens
Richmond, VirginiaFriday, August 18, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cost: $4/adult; $2.50/students, ages 4 to 18 years; $3.50/senior adult, 65 years and older.Come visit the newly renovated Still House and see how it would have been used at Agecroft Hall. Explore the luscious gardens of Agecroft and see the variety of herbs and flowers that were grown in 17th-century England. See, smell, and touch the variety of plants grown for culinary and medicinal purposes and experience the mysterious art of distilling. Rebecca Suerdieck, a costumed educator, will demonstrate the process.For more information, contact Lauren Gwaley at 804-353-4241, extension 112, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Homeschool Days: Nauticus & Battleship Wisconsin
September 14: 8am-5pm