Upcoming Events for Homeschoolers

The following is a list of events that may be of interest to homeschoolers throughout Virginia. To have an event considered for listing, please submit the following form.

All Upcoming Events

Blue Ridge Community College Homeschool Visit Day

Date: April 26, 2018

Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: Plecker Workforce Center, Blue Ridge Community College

We will have the day planned with opportunities for students and families to explore BRCC. Please see the attached flyer for more information. Sign up to reserve your seat here.

Homeschool Day at SPY

Date: May 1, 2018

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location: International Spy Museum

Homeschool Day at SPY

Join the Spy Museum’s educators for Homeschool Day where groups and families are invited to explore the Museum’s exciting exhibitions, discover multi and interdisciplinary lesson plans and resources, and participate in hands-on educational workshops with other homeschool families! This event is designed for students in grades 4+.

VASC Annual Homeschool Day

Date: May 4, 2018

Time: 10:00 - 15:00

Location: Virginia Air & Space Center

VASC Annual Homeschool Day

Join the Virginia Air & Space Center at our annual Homeschool Day on Friday, May 4, 2018 from 10am to 3pm. We, along with the community partners such as Newport News Shipbuilding, will host a variety of educational activities around the center’s main gallery. Fun will be “STEM-ming” all over as we share our knowledge and experience with you. Reserve a time to discover embodied learning in SMALLab, and don’t forget about our newest exhibit “Space Challenge,” our latest IMAX film Amazon Adventure, and to ask us about our newest educational packages!

Register here or call Katherine Derby, Education Manager at (757) 727 -0900 ext. 727 / email: kderby@vasc.org

Triangle Rock Club Homeschool Visit – May 2018

Date: May 10, 2018

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Triangle Rock Club, Richmond

Triangle Rock Club Homeschool Visit – May 2018

Come climb with other homeschoolers! We offer a chance to climb indoors within a more private setting, while giving you the opportunity to connect with other homeschooled students in the area. Each homeschool visit includes official TRC Event Belayers that assist throughout your time at the facility to ensure each climber gets the most out of their climb time! These open homeschool visits are scheduled once a month; homeschool groups can also set up a time to come in with their group. No specific home school group affiliation is necessary. This visit includes a harness, a two-hour climbing pass, and is priced at highly discounted rate of $12 per participant.

Parents and siblings are welcome (and encouraged!) to join in on the fun! The minimum age to climb is 4 years old, and anyone 11 and younger must have direct adult supervision while out on the climbing floor. Please note that all participants must complete a facility waiver and minors must have a waiver completed by a parent or court-appointed guardian only. Waivers can be submitted online in advance.

Henricus Historical Park Homeschool Day

Date: May 24, 2018

Time: 10:00-14:00

Location: Henricus Historical Park

Henricus Historical Park Homeschool Day
17th Century Sciences & Technology (Ages 4 – 14)

Experience a homeschool education program designed to help meet curriculum goals in a fun, interactive environment at a living history museum. Students will learn how changes in religion, economics, government, education and the sciences in 17th century Europe helped to fuel the Age of Exploration and the Colonization of America. Work on site with our 17th century technology and simple machines. Students will be divided by age level to work on age-appropriate activities and curriculum.

Registration Deadline:   May 21

Cost:  $18 per student; $13 per accompanying adult / Henricus Patrons $13 per student; accompanying adults free

Triangle Rock Club Homeschool Visit – May 30, 2018

Date: May 30, 2018

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Triangle Rock Club, Richmond

Triangle Rock Club Homeschool Visit – May 30, 2018

Come climb with other homeschoolers! We offer a chance to climb indoors within a more private setting, while giving you the opportunity to connect with other homeschooled students in the area. Each homeschool visit includes official TRC Event Belayers that assist throughout your time at the facility to ensure each climber gets the most out of their climb time! These open homeschool visits are scheduled once a month; homeschool groups can also set up a time to come in with their group. No specific home school group affiliation is necessary. This visit includes a harness, a two-hour climbing pass, and is priced at highly discounted rate of $12 per participant.

Parents and siblings are welcome (and encouraged!) to join in on the fun! The minimum age to climb is 4 years old, and anyone 11 and younger must have direct adult supervision while out on the climbing floor. Please note that all participants must complete a facility waiver and minors must have a waiver completed by a parent or court-appointed guardian only. Waivers can be submitted online in advance.

Frontier Culture Museum – Fall Homeschool Day 2018

Date: September 7, 2018

Location: Frontier Culture Museum, Staunton

Frontier Culture Museum – Fall Homeschool Day 2018

Information to be provided later.

Colonial Williamsburg Homeschool Days

Start date: September 8, 2018

End date: September 23, 2018

Time: 9:00-5:00

Location: Colonial Williamsburg

Colonial Williamsburg Homeschool Days

During Homeschool Days, students and their families can enjoy hands-on activities and revolutionary experiences designed to make colonial dramas come to life in a way that is educational and interactive. Plus, visits can be tailored to make your trip unforgettable with on-site lodging, 18th-century tavern dining, entertainment, and much more! Inspire the next generation of dreamers with a Colonial Williamsburg experience.

https://www.colonialwilliamsburg.com/plan/homeschoolers

Monticello Homeschool Day

Date: September 26, 2018

Time: 10:00-16:00

Location: Thomas Jefferson's Monticello

Monticello Homeschool Day

Home Educators’ Day is an annual event that welcomes the homeschool community and offers special tours and activities throughout Monticello’s Visitor Center and historic grounds.

Students can explore a variety of Jeffersonian topics at indoor and outdoor hands-on activity stations, take a special guided tour of Monticello (*Last house tour of the day begins at 3:10pm), roll hoops and play games on the West Lawn, hike our trails, and more.