Week in Preview: September 22nd-28th, 2014

Alrighty- it’s 12:15am on Monday morning and I am just getting to this, so it’s going to be the quick and simple version!

1) IF YOUR CHURCH/COMMUNITY GROUP IS HOSTING A FALL FESTIVAL OR HALLOWEEN ACTIVITY OF ANY KIND EMAIL ME THE INFO INCLUDING ANY FLYERS IN JPEG FORMAT ASAP!! I’m already getting questions about these! 


Do you like how I made that halloween colors? See the effort I go to for you guys, even after midnight? It’s crazy, I know. 

2) If you have upcoming events, the propose an event feature on the calendar page is working again.  Please enter your event there, and I’ll get it up asap.  If you submit a harvest fest/trunk or treat/halloween event, please please PLEASE submit it to the calendar, as well! 

Now for the good stuff:

Monday, September 22
If you’re a homeschooler (or have a preschooler who’s home on Monday) The National Marine Corps Museum is hosting their homeschool day today. Specifically designed hands-on educational stations for homeschool families to enjoy throughout the Museum.  This year’s theme will be geography.  Free. 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Tuesday, September 23
The ARC of Prince William County facilitates an Autism Parent Support Group that meets the 4th Tuesday of each month. This parent-run group offers support, education, and social opportunities for families who have children (of any age) on the Autism spectrum. Child care is available. Call 703-730-3124 or email jrussell@arcgpw.org for more information.

Wednesday, September 24
It’s the final week of the Stonebridge Children’s Series- they’ll feature Rocknoceros at 10am by the Jumbotron.

Thursday, September 25
Busy at 4:30pm? If not, take your kids to volunteer! Come out and help the homeless in PWC by participating in The 25th Project each month.  More information at http://www.the25thproject.org/ or visit them on Facebook to RSVP for your family. 

Friday, September 26
Select restaurants in Historic Manassas, VA are set to host their semi­annual Historic Manassas Restaurant Week from Sunday, September 21st through Saturday, September 27th, 2014.  Take advantage of the great deals and schedule your child in advance to attend Kids Night Out/Parents Night out at one of the great venues listed on our calendar.  We haven’t tried them all, but I can vouch for Vertical Rock being amazing! 

Saturday, September 27
From 11am-5pm, check out the Bumps, Babies, and Beyond Expo at Potomac Mills Mall, because I will be there, and I want to pretend I’m cool.  Come and say hi to me so I can pretend. Plus, there will be tons of great vendors and demonstrators there as well as performances, a diaper derby, and more. 

Sunday, September 28
We have several farm options starting to pop up on the calendar, or you can catch the final movie on the Tron at Stonebridge-  Ferris Bueller’s Day Off at 7pm.