Dog Jog and 5k Run

Join us at the Dog Jog and 5K Run on Saturday, March 21, at the Richmond SPCA! The event includes a chip-timed, flat and fast 5K race, a leisurely one-mile dog jog for canines and their human companions, as well as a vendor fair featuring activities for pets and children, dog agility demonstrations, music, food, shopping and […]

January 2015 RichmondMom with a Mission: Whitney Walters


We’ve all seen the heart-wrenching, Sarah McLachlan soundtracked spots for the ASPCA. We’ve all heard the horror stories of animal hoarders, inhumane puppy mills, and neglected pets left outdoors 24/7—on chains, in freezing weather.  We’ve all thought to ourselves, “Those poor, poor animals. Someone should really do something to help them!” This month’s RichmondMom with a Mission […]

Cut A Thon: Richmond SPCA

The Richmond SPCA is participating in a special event that might interest families looking for end of summer haircuts for a good cause! Next Wednesday, August 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Jess Avalon and Elizabeth Duke from Circle Square Salon (305 N Robinson Street) will offer $20 haircuts, scheduled at 20-minute intervals, with 100% of the proceeds going to the […]

Gap RVA/Richmond SPCA Fundraiser

Bring your donations, food, supplies, etc. to the Stony Point Gap store and receive 25% off all regular price items. For more info, visit

SPCA Donations Earn You 25% Off at Gap!

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The Gap at Stony Point is hosting a drive for the Richmond SPCA to help care for adoptable pets and get you a great discount on regular priced items. July 25 – 27, 2014 Bring your donations, food, supplies, etc. to the Stony Point location and receive 25% off all regular price items. See the […]

Just 8 More Weekends Until Christmas: Really


Eeeeeek! Just 8 more weekends until Christmas?! Like we need a count-down to the craziest season of the year! Now that we have that out of the way – let the festivities begin. And leave it up to the Children’s Museum of Richmond to ring in the holidays in their typical holiday fashion. Make sure […]

2013 Richmond Summer Fun – A Complete List of What to Do With Your Kids This Summer in RVA


Nowhere else will you find a more detailed and unique listing of family-friendly summer activities!  Some are good ol’ Richmond stand-bys that are not to be missed, and many others are brand new and offer chances for you and your kids to have some new experiences this summer.  You may actually get those kids to […]

This Week: March 11 – 17, 2013


  Have an event to add to our calendar? Email us at! Don’t miss our mega-listing of Richmond Summer Camp 2013 options for kids of all ages. And don’t miss our list of Richmond runs, walks, and more – 5k, 1k, and more. ALWAYS check dates, times and locations of events as they may change after posting here. […]

Richmond’s Most Complete List of Children’s Birthday Party Spots

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Wondering where to have your child’s birthday party this year?   We’ve got you covered with this great Richmond birthday party list!  Whether your birthday child is an artist, a gymnast, a chef, a sports fan, an animal lover, a crafter, a science buff, or anything in between, there’s something here for you.  There are the good […]