(All Day) - Online Creative Arts Contest @Chinn Park Library
Grades 6 - 12.
June 15 - September 14
Submit digital art, photography, poetry (no anthologies) or short stories. There will be prizes in each category for middle and high school students and a Grand Prize Winner!
Entries will be judged on creativity, originality, technique, presentation, and emotional impact.
All entries must be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by clicking on the submit button on the online form at www.pwcgov.org/library.
Only digital art will be accepted this year.
Competitors may submit a maximum of two entries.
Short Stories may be no longer than five pages.
Participants must be residents of Prince William County, Manassas, or Manassas Park.
The deadline for entries is Monday, September 14.
(All Day) - We Read Together Book Club: Montclair Library
Come and join our virtual book club on Goodreads (https://bit.ly/wereadtogether)as we discuss and read some of our favorite children's chapter books. Each week, Ms. Christine and Ms. Viola will post discussion questions for a few chapters. Families are encouraged to discuss and respond together. We'll also have fun challenges and projects related to our story. For more information about this program, visit our web site at pwcgov.org/library.
(All Day) - Wacky Wednesdays at Pump it Up (Manassas) Check Website for Times
Receive $2 off admission when you wear your wackiest outfit!
$10 regular admission before discount
Check our calendar for times!
Don't forget to wear your socks!
(All Day) - Myths and Fairy Tales @Central Community Library
GradesK – 5.
Join us as we discuss myths and fairy tales from all over the world. We’ll be highlighting great books on these topics, and a variety of digital resources you can access to learn more about these stories! Content will be uploaded to facebook.com/PrinceWilliamPublicLibraries. For more information about this program, visit our web site at pwcgov.org/library.
(All Day) - Preschool Daily Story Time @Prince William Public Library System
Ages 3 to 6.
Wednesdays & Thursdays
June 17 – August 16
Enjoy a virtual experience that will engage your child with shortstories, action rhymes, songs, and fingerplays. Our story times focus onpre-reading skills that all children need to become good readers, and they helpparents practice these skills at home. We’ll post recorded story times onFacebook on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays (facebook.com/PrinceWilliamPublicLibraries). For more information about this program, visitour web site at pwcgov.org/library. Get Directions
(All Day) - STEAM @ Home @Prince William Public Library System
(All Day) - Puppetopia: Magical Mayhem @Prince William Public Library System
Share folklore from around the world about mischievous characters and thechaos they cause! For more information about this program, visit our web site atpwcgov.org/library.
(All Day) - Kids Eat For 99 cents @Firehouse (Manassas)
Firehouse Subs® located at 9660 Liberia Avenue, Manassas, Virginia 20110 has a Kid's Eat for $.99 night on Monday and Wednesdays. Get Directions
8:00 AM - Vertical Rocks Elevation Outdoor Camp
" is a 5 day climbing camp that is a great way to get into the sport of outdoor rock climbing. Day campers will learn techniques, mechanics of rock climbing and an appreciation of the environment. The camp takes place at four different climbing areas: Carderock, Great Falls, Elizabeth Furnace and Vertical Rock. Campers will experience all 4 climbing areas and will also learn how to identify the types of rock, flora/fauna, and other awesome facts about the area they are climbing in! An emphasis on the "Leave No Trace and Minimizing Climbing Impacts" principle are integrated into the program.
Spaces are limited. Please book your spots ASAP to get the date you request. https://climb-outdoor.com/camps/ Get Directions
9:00 AM - Vertical Rocks Mini Rockers Summer Camp
Vertical Rock Gym’s Indoor Summer Climbing Camp. A Monday through Thursday half day indoor climbing camp for your climbers. (Ages 5-11). Kids will be introduced to age appropriate safety skills, workouts, and games while climbing and challenging themselves in our safe, supervised environment. Activities improve self-esteem, social skills, eye hand coordination, and kinesthetic development. Participants will be divided into age appropriate groups during the camp.
Spaces are limited. Please book your spots ASAP to get the date you request.
10:00 AM - Vertical Rock Toddler climb
3 & 4 year old
This 45 minute class allows our littlest climbers to get comfortable with climbing in a friendly and non-intimidating atmosphere. Parents are part of each class and are required to participate. This provides for an excellent opportunity to work with your child and to engage with them while they build comfort on the wall. The class focuses on helping children develop their fine and gross motor skills, while engaging in listening and speaking exercises.
For more information, please feel free to email us at email@example.com
Pre-registration requiredGet Directions
10:30 AM - Webex Online Baby Lap Time @Bull Run Library
Ages 6-24 months.
Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.
Join us in an online meeting space for our Baby Story Time. Ages 6 - 24 months! This online Baby Laptime will introduce you to a plethora of rhymes and songs to share with your baby. You and baby will bounce, tickle, rock and sing through an engaging half hour of books, rhymes, songs and music. Enthrall your baby with the joy of language! Please register online for Baby Story Time each week to receive the week's Webex meeting details. Limited to 9 families.
For more information about this program, visit our web site at pwcgov.org/library.Get Directions
10:30 AM - Unicorn Party @Potomac Library
All Ages with caregiver.
Celebrate unicorns virtually with special stories and songs, and aunicorn craft demonstration.Funded by Friends of the Library. Formore information about this program, visit our web site at pwcgov.org/library. Get Directions
10:30 AM - Terrific Tales for Toddlers @Leesylvania Park (Woodbridge)
Terrific Tales for Toddlers
Time: 10:30 a.m. To 11:00 a.m.
Location: Visitor Center
Description: Join us for story time as we read tales about nature. Once the story is over we will get out the crayons and have fun coloring pictures.
Extra Event Fee: No
Children Allowed: Get Directions
11:00 AM - Rock City Music Class for Preschoolers @Bach to Rock (Bristow)
Whether they’re a budding rock-star or an aspiring classical soloist, Rock City is the place to find real music education for your preschooler. Through dynamic musical and movement-based activities, exposure to live instruments and musically inspired story-time, budding young musicians gradually develop the skills needed to read music, play simple rhythms and develop fine motor control - skills that are essential for future success in playing an instrument. Classes focus on foundational musical concepts such as fast and slow, sound and silence, high and low and even singing and playing major scales, and with our special take-home activity materials, their musical adventures will last all week long!Get Directions
11:00 AM - Online Summer Reading Story Time @Chinn Park Library
11:00 AM - Homeschool Physical Education Program at MPCC
Kids.ages 6-13), who are homeschooled can take this class that features activities such as basic exercise, fun physical games and sports. This class is a great opportunity for homeschool kids to socialize and to exercise!Get Directions
12:00 PM - Summer Afternoon Skate @Skate N Fun Zone
2:00 PM - Online Teen Kitchen Challenge @Chinn Park Library
Grades 6 – 12.
Make a surprise dish from items you can find in your kitchen! In this online challenge, you will compete with other teens live online through WebEx.Registration required. For more information about this program, visit our web site at pwcgov.org/library. Get Directions
3:00 PM - Workhouse Farmers Market (Lorton)
Smart Markets, Inc. presents the Workhouse Farmers Market, to be held every Thursday from 3-6pm* on the Workhouse Quad!
Smart Markets of Northern Virginia is the newest arrival to the farmers market scene in Northern Virginia, providing guaranteed producer-only markets for the region's discerning shoppers. Visit the Workhouse Farmers Market every Thursday for locally grown fruits and vegetables, locally raised meats and poultry, and local foods from breads and cheeses to salsa and sausage. (PwcMoms.com)Get Directions
5:00 PM - Kids Eat 1/2 Price at Buffalo Wild Wings
Kids eat 1/2 price with purchase of adult meal. Please call your location to confirm participation. (PwcMoms.com)Get Directions
5:00 PM - Kids Eat Free at Original Steakhouse (Woodbridge)
Kids eat free and face painting Wednesday nights at Original Steak House
& Sports 4179 Merchant Plz, Woodbridge, VA 22192-5088(703)
580-0033 (PwcMoms.com)Get Directions
6:00 PM - Dodgeball @SkyZone
Think you’re good? Grab your friends, form a team and prove it at our Ultimate Dodgeball Nights! Wednesday & Friday, 6pm-8pm.
$20 per player (SkySocks $2 extra, yours to keep & reuse.) Teens/AdultsGet Directions
6:30 PM - Cheap Skates @Skate N Fun Zone (Manassas)
Skate Rental $4.50
Game Zone $4 unlimited play
Laser Tag $4 per person per gam
www.skatenfunzone.com (PwcMoms.com)Get Directions