AstroCamp School
Clover, VA

AstroCamp is a unique outdoor science school providing an exciting outdoor educational experience for 4th through 12th grade students at public and private schools. Our focus on hands-on experiential science, utilizing state-of-the-art labs and equipment, increases science literacy and stimulates interest in the sciences. AstroCamp’s expert instructors guide students through an exploration of the universe with astronomy labs, physical science labs, field exercises, and team-building activities. AstroCamp is designed to stimulate minds, build character, develop social skills, and most importantly, create excitement about science. During our three- and five-day programs, students and teachers participate in a variety of science activities.

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Wolf to Woof: The Story of Dogs - Virginia Living Museum
Newport News, January 14 - May 14
Wolf to Woof: The Story of Dogs is the largest and most comprehensive traveling exhivition every created on the history, biology and evolution of Dogs. The exhibit sniffs out the facts on the unique role of dogs in human societies and wht makes the human/dog relationship so unique.
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S.T.E.M. Studio Saturdays! - Children's Museum of Virginia
Portsmouth, Saturdays
The STEM Studio is celebrating its 2nd anniversary this February. Over 4,000 visitors have enjoyed our hands-on activities, demonstrations and special guests! The STEM Studio uses STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) activities that are hands-on and appropriate for the entire family to do together. The STEM Studio is included in the general admission and is open to anyone as long as space is available. Stop by and discover for yourself what the fun is all about!
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Henricus Home School Day – Economics, Tobacco and Trade
Chester, February 16
Experience a home school education program designed to help meet curriculum goals in a fun, interactive environment at a living history museum. Our costumed interpreters will discuss with students how to ensure a 17th century English colony’s success through trade and agriculture. Students will be divided by age level to work on age-appropriate activities and curriculum.
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President’s Day/ Liberty Lovers Public Reenactment - Historic St John's Church
Richmond, Febraury 19
Music and reenactment, includes President Washington's presentation, the scavenger hunt, and refreshments.
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