Summer Camps 2018!


Need summer camp ideas in Prince William County? We’ve got them here!

3 County Resources to Boost Your Spring Cleaning

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By Roger LeBlanc As the days get longer, and the weather gets warmer – many families will head into their basements, garages and closets to carry out spring cleaning. Cleaning out unneeded belongings opens up space in your home, allows you to reorganize, and it feels great. Several services available at the Prince William County […]

BattlePark Spring Launch Weekend 2018


Start Time: Friday, April, 13 10:00 AM End Time: Friday, April, 13 03:00 PM Location: 38°23’55.2″N 78°03’51.0″W Event Message: Battle Park Launch Schedule 2017 – 2018 The Fall 2017 & Spring 2018 dates are now set. All of the BattlePark launches will be Tripoli Research Launches. Complete safety codes are available under the Resources tab […]

Upcoming at Leesylvania State Park

04/17/2018 Special Event  7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Friends of Leesylvania Monthly Meeting Location: Visitor Center The Friends of Leesylvania State Park help the park serve visitors and protect the park’s natural resources. The group raises money and supports park programs such as the Junior Rangers, Free Kids Fishing Tournaments, and Haunted History Hikes. Friends also […]

Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site: HPAC


Hylton Performing Arts Center Hylton Family Series Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Bay Area Children’s Theatre presents a world premiere musical based upon the New York Times best-selling picture book about the importance of bedtime rituals and teamwork. Join construction vehicle friends, Crane Truck, Cement Mixer, […]

Center for Pastoral Counseling Manassas

I had the opportunity to meet up with the very approachable and kind Alexandra Delaroderie from the Center for Pastoral Counseling at our Community Conversation on School Safety, but I wanted to follow up with her and provide those of you who couldn’t attend with information on their services. She has her masters in counseling […]

Camp Invention Sparks Students’ Interest to Explore STEM

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Camp Invention® introduces young innovators to invention and innovation in a way that makes them relatable and fun. In the new 2018 program, campers will design a vehicle of the future, take apart a mechanical robot dog to diagnose their puppy problems and build their dream smart home. At the end of the program, each […]

Easter Weekend Fun 2018


Yes, yes, it’s the week of Easter and I’m  just now getting this up.  Love me anyway.  Or don’t, I mean, it’s the internet so whatever you want to do. Easter Egg Hunts in/around Prince William County for Easter Weekend! March 28- Hop Around Downtown Manassas Bunny Photos at Potomac Mills Mall Easter Bunny at […]

Easter Ideas for Tweens and Teens


Hi There! If you followed us over from Fox 5’s Good Day DC, welcome! Here are my tips/tricks for a fun Easter with older kids. Switch up your egg hunt Consider a glow-in-the-dark egg hunt using dollar store battery-operated candles or glow sticks (tape them into the appropriate shape for your eggs).  Make sure the […]

Community Conversation: School Safety Wrap-Up


(Warning: This is a long post.  Apologies.  Scroll to the end for resources/video) After the Parkland shooting, many of you sent me questions- I assume because you didn’t know who else to ask- and I was completely unqualified to answer them, but they broke my heart.  I love our community and I love kids, and […]