• From 04/14/ 10:00 am until 11/25/ 4:00 pm
    At 2712 Brownsburg Turnpike, 24415 Categories: family
    The new exhibit, WITH THEIR HANDS, opens on April 14. The exhibit features the work of artists and artisans from Rockbridge and Augusta Counties, working from 1750 to 1900. Textiles, metal objects, paintings and furniture are included. The museum is open on Saturdays 10:00AM to 4:00 PM and on Sundays 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Admission is FREE! The museum is located in the village of Brownsburg, 2716 Brownsburg Turnpike (Rt. 252) in northern Rockbridge County.
  • From 03/24/ 10:00 am until 03/24/ 4:00 pm
    The Virginia Museum of the Civil War and Home Educators Association of Virginia are pleased to present Homeschool Day 2018 at the Virginia Museum of the Civil War on Saturday, March 24, 2018. Enjoy hands-on learning about our greatest national drama-- the Civil War. Join the army and learn to drill, try dancing the Virginia Reel, have fun with 19th century games and crafts, watch the Emmy-award winning film, Field of Lost Shoes, take a guided tour through the battlefield, learn 19th-century cooking techniques, and much more. Visit displays from local history and ecology organizations. Bring a lunch or visit our on-site food vendor. Visit the General’s Store for a great selection of books and souvenirs. Have fun for the day and make memories for a lifetime. Registration opens on January 29, 2018. Limited space is available so register early. A special event rate of $3.00 per person, ages 6 and older is available to those who register. To register call 866-515-1864 (toll free).
  • From 03/22/ 8:00 pm until 03/22/ 10:00 pm
    This joyful, annual concert features JMU’s amazing a cappella groups and a cappella groups from Harrisonburg High School and Rockingham County Public Schools.
  • From 03/21/ 3:52 pm until 03/25/ 5:52 pm
    At Charlottesville, VA, USA Categories: Event, Lecture, literary, Books, family
    A signature program of Virginia Foundation for the Humanities (VFH) and the Virginia Center for the Book, the Virginia Festival of the Book brings readers and writers together for a five-day program of mostly free events including author readings, book signings, panel discussions, programs for children, and more. The 24th annual Festival will be held March 21-25, 2018, in Charlottesville and Albemarle County, Virginia. The Festival has consistently attracted audiences of more than 20,000 from more than forty states each year, with an estimated local economic impact of about $4 million annually. To learn more, visit
  • From 02/27/ 9:30 am until 02/27/ 10:42 pm
    At 221 Mickens Rd, Afton, VA 22920, USA Categories: family, Education, Community Calendar Tags: kids, families, family, free event, school, education
    ​North Branch School Open House Tuesday, February 27, 9:30-11:30 AM and 5:30-7:30 PM. ​Parents are invited to tour​ our​ school, meet teachers and parents,​ and​ observe in classes. Inclement weather date: March 6, same times
  • From 02/23/ 2:13 pm until 02/23/ 6:00 pm
    At 294 Massie Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22903 Categories: family Tags: kids
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