Tickets for Lego BrickFair go to Two Lucky Families!

By Ann Clay

Congratulations to the Pat McQuillan family of Fairfax, the winners in our drawing for tickets to Lego BrickFair! After learning of his good fortune, Pat graciously offered to take only two of the tickets. That left four up for grabs, so a second drawing was made. This time Jennie Gemignani’s family [...]

2012 NASA Calendar Art Contest

The folks at NASA Langley would like to invite you and your students to share your artistry, imagination, and talent with NASA and the Virginia Air and Space Center to commemorate the 95th Anniversary of NASA Langley Research Center (LaRC) and its predecessor, Langley Aeronautical Laboratory.

Langley research established many of the [...]

Homeschooler Wins Local PBS Writing Contest!

Nathan Christensen, 11, a resident of Lake Ridge, traveled to Harrisonburg on May 11 to read his short story “Huskoo and the Whale” for a taping at Virginia’s Public Television (WVPT), an affiliate of Public Broadcasting Service. Nathan won first place in the fifth grade division of WVPT’s PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest.

After this [...]

Bridgestone Americas Safety Scholars Video Contest

The fifth annual Bridgestone Americas Safety Scholars Video Contest going on now through May 13, 2011.

The Bridgestone Americas Safety Scholars Video Contest is a great way for students ages 16-21 to have fun, be creative and win money for college, all at the same time.

It’s easy to enter. Just make a short [...]