Kids

First Fridays on the Frontier
Published on May 11th, 2011
0 comments Frontier Culture Museum invites city folks out to the farm for First Fridays on the Frontier. Bring your dinner and dine on the grounds, then take a walk down to the museum's historic farms for...
Stanardsville Strawberry Festival
Published on May 11th, 2011
0 comments Stanardsville United Methodist Church hosts the town’s annual Strawberry Festival. It’s a fun-filled day with lots of strawberry yummies, lunch, local music under the big tent, a variety of vendors,...
Family Fun at the Library
Published on May 11th, 2011
0 comments The whole family is invited to join the fun at Northside Library. We’ll tell stories, sing songs, and make crafts the whole family will enjoy. Today’s adventure is Feathered Friends Bird Fun....
Happy Body Workshop: A Girl’s Guide to Living
Published on May 11th, 2011
0 comments Denise Stewart of Wellness Charlottesville conducts this 6-week workshop for girls ages 11-14 at Central Library. Happy Body Workshop: A Girl’s Guide to Living Well uses activities, projects, and...
Manga Manga Manga
Published on May 11th, 2011
0 comments Central Library is going manga crazy this summer. Teens in grades 6-12 can join the club. Registration is required and ongoing. Stop by the Reference Department at the Central Library to pick up your...
Summer Reading Kick-off
Published on May 10th, 2011
0 comments Northside Library kicks off the Summer Reading Club with games, fun, and a special guest. Meet Biscuit, the lovable picture book character, shake his hand, and sign up for summer reading. Albemarle...
Summer Reading Kick-off
Published on May 10th, 2011
0 comments Gordon Avenue Library hosts their 16th annual ice cream social to celebrate the start of the Summer Reading Club. Sign up for summer reading, eat some ice cream, get your face painted, and shake...
Mulberry Row Weekend at Monticello
Published on May 9th, 2011
0 comments The garden comes alive with costumed interpreters demonstrating 19th-century cooking techniques and gardening methods at the African American Gardens and Foodways event at Monticello. Visitors can...
Seussical the Musical
Published on May 9th, 2011
0 comments Calling the smallest of small, the tallest of tall. Come one come all to see Seussical the Musical! All of your favorite Seuss stories are woven into this fantastic musical extravaganza performed by...
James and the Giant Peach
Published on May 9th, 2011
0 comments James Henry Trotter wonders if his life will ever get better after his parents are eaten by a rhino and he is forced to live with his two wicked aunts, Spiker and Sponge. But when a strange little...
Powwow
Published on May 9th, 2011
0 comments Monacan Indian Nation invites everyone to join them in celebrating their culture and heritage at the 19th annual Monacan Indian Powwow. Visit with some of the finest Native American crafts people...
Quetzal Kite Festival
Published on May 9th, 2011
0 comments The region's premier kite even, the 6th annual Quetzal Kite Festival, is back at beautiful Pleasant Grove Park. Join several thousands of your closest friends and neighbors for a free fun day of...
Bowl for Kids' Sake
Published on May 4th, 2011
0 comments Grab your bowling shoes, polish your bowling ball, pull down those bumpers, and join Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Central Blue Ridge for the 2011 Bowl for Kids’ Sake. Bowlers can help the kids of...
UVA Art Museum holds Family ArtJAM: "The Floating Circus: Calder & Kintetics"
Published on Apr 9th, 2011
0 comments The University of Virginia Art Museum presents a Family ArtJAM, "The Floating Circus: Calder & Kintetics." Children will learn study Calder's untitled mobile and create their own hanging...
Kids Get Hooked on Fishing
Published on Mar 15th, 2011
0 comments Albemarle County Department of Parks and Recreation hosts the seventeenth annual Kid's Fishing Day at Mint Springs Park in Crozet. Fish will be stocked for the event in the two lakes at Mint Springs...
Summer Fun
Published on Jan 26th, 2011
0 comments Now is the time to plan for summer, and there's no better place to do that than at the 7th Annual AlbemarleFamily Fun Fair & Camp Expo. This popular event is easy, one-stop shopping for the...
Chocolate Olympics
Published on Jan 20th, 2011
0 comments Chocoholics in first grade and up can indulge their passion in a Willy Wonka dream come true at Northside Library's Chocolate Olympics. Play chocolate trivia, take part in a chocolate relay, and...
Taking Class
Published on Jan 12th, 2011
0 comments Taking class. PHOTO courtesy OCSA Old Crozet School Arts holds Walk-in Registration for Spring Session classes, including ballet for all ages and levels, Creative Movement for preschoolers, Stretch...
Old Crozet School into Arts
Published on Jan 12th, 2011
1 comments     Arts enthusiasts in Western Albemarle no longer need to trek into town to take classes. Old Crozet School Arts (OCSA), which opened in September 2009 in the former Crozet Elementary...
Funcracker Variety Show
Published on Jan 7th, 2011
0 comments Snow. PHOTO courtesy ABT Albemarle Ballet Theatre and the Studio for the Performing Arts present The Funcracker Variety Show at Western Albemarle High School. This second annual anti-blues, mid-...