Around the Valley by Jennifer Chasse

Around the Valley by Jennifer Chasse

Montgomery County Schools end Friday, Memorial Day is Monday, and although summer won't officially start for a few more weeks, for parenting purposes we can consider it summer!I'm wondering when the end of the the school year turned so laborious ...

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New River Stage MOMologues - An Original Comedy about Motherhood

New River Stage MOMologues - An Original Comedy about Motherhood

New River Stage presents MOMologues - An Original Comedy about Motherhood One night only! Saturday, June 4th 7PM Tickets: $10 Venue: The Village Center on the Warm Hearth Campus, 2387 Warm Hearth Drive, Blacksburg, VA 24060 Tickets available online: https://squareup.com/store/NewRiverStage ...

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4 Tips to Keep Your Kids Reading All Summer

4 Tips to Keep Your Kids Reading All Summer

What are your kids reading this summer? According to an article from the website, education.com, students who read consistently over the summer are less likely to experience the “summer slide” and are more prepared for a successful school year in ...

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Summer Reading Program at Barnes & Noble- Earn a Free Book

Summer Reading Program at Barnes & Noble- Earn a Free Book

Young Readers Can Vote for Their Favorite Heroes and Places in Books; Local and National Winners to Be Announced at a Special “Closing Ceremony” on August 27 Christiansburg, VA -; May 25, 2016 -; Barnes & Noble Christiansburg today announced ...

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How to Talk With Kids About Grades

How to Talk With Kids About Grades

As the school year draws to a close, it is important to discuss your children's study habits and how these habits may influence their progress in school next year. When parents review grades with their children in a positive manner, ...

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Radford Reads Festival and Celebrate Radford Festival:

Radford Reads Festival and Celebrate Radford Festival:

The Radford Public Library invites everyone to celebrate the power of stories with local and nationally acclaimed authors and storytellers at the Radford Reads Festival on Saturday, May 28th, from 10 am until 3 pm. The festival will take place ...

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Local Events Can Help You to Honor Memorial Day with Your Children

Local Events Can Help You to Honor Memorial Day with Your Children

Teaching the meaning of Memorial Day to your children can be tricky. It's easy to get lost in the rush of picnics, parades and fun during what many see as the unofficial start to summer. However, communities all around the ...

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Make it Easy for Little Hands to Play Card Games

Make it Easy for Little Hands to Play Card Games

My kids love to play card games like Go Fish, Rummy, and Uno. But their little hands have trouble holding the cards so that they can see what they have, and not show everyone else! This 1-minute, 1-dollar solution has ...

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Children & Teens Can Earn Prizes Reading This Summer

The Summer Reading Program begins May 31st and continues through July 23 at the Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library and they hope to keep families reading all throughout the summer! When children sign up, they will choose a brag tag (from three ...

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Memorial Day Fashion Trends with OshKosh

Memorial Day Fashion Trends with OshKosh

Let your kids show off their patriotism by sporting stars, stripes, red, white and blue this summer! Families are sure to find something for their big and little kids for the holiday at OshKosh! For families who have girls of ...

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Summer Camps and Programs Guide

Summer Camps and Programs Guide

Summer is an ideal time to try something new, improve skills, and meet new people. The 2016 Summer Camps & Programs Guide includes programs ranging from a single day programs to overnight camps for babies through adults. Each of these ...

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