Central Virginia Dance Academy: Where Children Turn Energy into Beauty

Don’t you just love watching boys and girls perform with creative movement, ballet, rhythm, tap, jazz, and hip hop? Their ability to turn their creativity, curiosity and energy into dance is exciting to watch. Children can turn their limitless energy into beauty with dance of all genres. (See the video at the end of this […]

Richmond This Week: September 2 – 8, 2013

Labor Day signals the end of summer for most school-age kids in the area, and that means lots of schedule changes for parents too. As we move into September and head back-to-school, we’ll keep you posted on all of the events for kids of all ages – and parents too! Click here to view the […]

Richmond Events This Week: August 19 – 25, 2013

Event times and locations may change after posting. Please visit websites or call to confirm event details. Have an event to share? Email us at rhonda@richmondmom.com. Be sure and check out our Special Back-to-School section of our website this week! Check our Weekly Health Tips from Virginia Women’s Center too! Don’t forget to check your […]

Kids Love to Eat from Trucks: Gourmet Foods with Street Cred!

Written by:  Brian Roome If you’ve been wondering where everybody’s going on Thursday evenings for kid friendly fun, food and some of the World’s most extraordinary libations….look no further than RVA Street Foodies Court at Hardywood! Every week there is at least a dozen of your Street Foodie favorites with new carts on rotation, so […]

Quioccasin Station: Back to School Bash with Food, Games, Prizes and Fun on August 28

Going back to school has never been this much fun! Quioccasin Station is hosting a fantastic Back to School Bash for the entire family. If you love to eat, play, and have fun – then you’ll love this event. And you can even learn about some exciting resources to encourage kids to learn and grow […]

This Week: July 15 – 21

Event times and locations may change after posting. Please visit the website or call to confirm event details. You will notice a new link on our website that keeps you updated to the minute on events in Richmond (on the right-hand side of the page under the “Search” Button)! This new calendar link is a […]

Boost! Your Body, Mind & Happiness! At Science Museum of Virginia

  Boost!  is the Science Museum of Virginia‘s first new permanent exhibit in a decade.  It’s Amazing and it opens this weekend!  If  you’re looking to Boost! your creativity, flexibility, memory, strength…(well, you get the picture) this is the place to be. By using cutting-edge technology, Boost! allows visitors to personalize their experience, track performance […]

Are Your Children at Risk for Unintentional Overdose?

We all know that medications in the hands of children can be dangerous. It’s essential to keep medications out of the reach of children. Unintentional overdoses in children happen far too often. One out of every 151 two-year-olds each year is treated in an emergency room for an unintentional medication overdose, according to the Centers […]

Real Richmond Review: Robots + Us is a Must-See

If  you haven’t seen the fabulous Robots + Us exhibit at the Science Museum of Virginia, then this weekend is the perfect time to stop by. Get out of the rain, beat the heat, or just have some fun. And be sure to enter our contest and you might win a family 4-pack of tickets […]

Governor McDonnell Launches “Virginia Adopts: Campaign for 1,000” on May 17

Governor Bob McDonnell today announced the “Virginia Adopts: Campaign for 1,000,” an initiative to match more than 1,000 children in foster care in Virginia with 1,000 adoptive families. The official kickoff will take place May 17, 2013 at the Executive Mansion in Richmond and comes during Foster Care Month in Virginia. The governor recorded a video […]