Alberta Elementary School Tuscaloosa, AL ChevySXSW Visit

Last Spring I was travelling with my family to South Carolina for Spring Break when I received a tweet from @WXDan that basically said ‘GET OFF THE ROAD!” A line of severe storms and tornados were coming east and we were right in the middle of it all. We pulled over and sat out the […]

Too Much Time if You Can Make a Rhyme

In case you are wondering how the family is fairing back home without mom! Dr. Seuss Semp Style – Mike Semp Don’t come down here with that ‘tude, I do find it very rude. I will beat it our of you, if it takes a swat or two. If you scream or shout or out, […]

Richmond VA Summer Camps 2012

UPDATE: Visit our Richmond VA Summer Camps 2013 for an updated listing of camps. Have fun! Great summer camps for all ages right here. If you would like to advertise or be listed on this page please email Summer Camp registration has begun!  Check out our listing of 2012 Richmond summer activities for kids […]

Busch Gardens Williamsburg Open This Weekend

Busch Gardens Williamsburg opens this weekend.  It is a family favorite for my crew and we have plans to be there this weekend. Because we love it so much I wanted to share with you! The park is open this weekend Saturday 10am – 8pm and Sunday 10am – 7pm and for Spring Break open […]

Help Us Prepare for Austin!

We are asking our Richmond community to help us prepare for our road trip to Austin. Mark your calendars for Wine Down Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at The Wine Loft to raise funds for a local school (TBA) and wish us a safe trip! Soon we will have a donation widget up for donations to […]

RVAEpicTales Heads to Austin

On March 6 RVAEpicTales will leave for Austin and SXSW in a Chevy Traverse as part of Chevy’s SXSW Road Trip Challenge. Along the way will raise funds for classrooms via Adopt-a-Classroom, share our stories and the stories of those we meet. Include some random acts of kindness, a lot of driving and a little […]

Paving the Road with Appreciation

This week I received an email from the PTA regarding Henrico County proposed budget changes and one of the items is an across the board reduction in pay for the bus drivers.  As I reviewed the email and the information regarding the Pupil Transportation Program Evaluation and the Transportation Efficiency Recommendations I thought about the […]

Arts Education Day Camp 2012

Latin Ballet – Arts Education Day Camp 2012 804-379-2555 A unique multicultural experience! The Latin Ballet is proud to present the 11th annual, “Arts Education Day Camp” at two locations, The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen and Richmond Center Stage. We strongly believe in the arts’ ability to inspire a child’s creative self-expression and intellectual growth. Designed for children ages […]

Millwood School Summer Programs and a Week of Camp GIVEAWAY

Millwood School Summer Programs offers enriching academic courses, imaginative visual and performing arts classes, and challenging sports camps for students in preschool through 8th grade. This exciting adventure is open to all children from all neighborhoods and makes use of the excellent facilities of Millwood School, including the gym if the weather is wet or […]

Mad Summer Science Camps 2012

Mad Science Summer Camps Eureka! – The Inventor’s Camp Creative Contraption Warning! This is a camp designed by you—the Inventor! Each day you’ll be given a series of challenges which must be overcome using basic materials, simple machines, tips from world famous inventors and the most important thing of all – your mind. With a little bit […]