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Ashland Summer Theatre Festival

August 11, 2018
Hanover Arts and Activities Center, 500 S. Center Street
Ashland,Virginia23005
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Three shows and a full day of fun. Thumbelina - 12:00 p.m., Cattywampused: American Folk Tales - 2:00 p.m., and Rumpelstiltskin - 4:00 p.m. In between shows, enjoy family fun in the Center of the Universe such as the Farmers Market, Ashland Library, and more. Share a seat with underserved families, buy a ticket to share with Butterfly […]

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7:30 am

Richmond International Dragon Boat Festival

August 11, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rocketts Landing, 5000 Old Osborne Turnpike
Richmond,VA
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Led by the rhythmic beat of a drum, teams of 20 synchronized paddlers, one drummer and one steersperson race 500 meters up the river in 40-foot canoes rigged with decorative Chinese dragon heads and tails.

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9:30 am

International Homeless Animal Day

August 11, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Science Museum of Virginia, 2500 W Broad St
Richmond,VA23220United States
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Find your new best friend at the Animal Meet and Greet/Adoption Event onsite with local animal rescue organizations. While you are there, visit BODY WORLDS: ANIMAL INSIDE OUT to learn more about the inner workings of animals and leave with a new understanding of the amazing beauty of both animals and humans.  

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10:00 am

2018 Filipino Festival – Day 2

August 11, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 8200 Woodman Road
Henrico,VA23228
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Free

Enjoy authentic dishes, quench your thirst with craft beer, a favorite Virginia wine, or the king of desserts, “halo-halo.” The Festival schedule is full of lively and colorful entertainment including dances from the indigenous tribes of the Mindanao region. Live dance bands, hands-on-crafts and games for the children, specialty vendors, health screenings, and more. Benefits […]

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Daniel Tiger Day

August 11, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Children’s Museum of Richmond, Downtown, 2626 W. Broad Street
Richmond,VA23220
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Guess who’s coming to your neighborhood? Meet Daniel Tiger from the hit PBS Kids series, Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood.

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11:00 am

Back to School Celebration

August 11, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mechanicsville Library, 7461 Sherwood Crossing Place
Mechanicsville,VA23111
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Free

Get excited about going to back to school with activities, make-your-own ice cream sundaes, and a ride on the big yellow school bus. For ages 3 to 10.

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Toys and Games of the Past

August 11, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Free

All ages are invited to have fun and learn about traditional children’s playthings such as Jacob’s ladder, knucklebones, and quoits.  Test your skill with the cup and ball, attempt to knock over all nine pins in a game of “skittles”. Make a whirligig toy to take home.

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12:00 pm

Ice Cream Social at the End of the Universe

August 11, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cochrane Rockville Library, 16600 Pouncey Tract Road
Rockville,VA23146
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Free

Cool off at the library to celebrate the end of SRP and reaching your reading goals. Check out books, pick up a fall schedule of activities ,and regular story times, discover new resources for readers of all ages, play games, and enjoy an ice cream treat. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Rockville Library. […]

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Second Saturday Movie Matinee

August 11, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
West Point Library, 721 Main Street
West Point,VA23181
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Free

Enjoy a family friendly movie at the library. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.

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Family Day – Awesome Aviation

August 11, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
National Museum of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway
Triangle,VA22172
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Marines first started to fly in battle during WWI. Learn about the principles of flight and try your hand at a paper airplane test strip.  

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6:00 pm

Kid’s Night Out

August 11, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Romp n’ Roll Midlothian, 11541 Busy St
Richmond,VA23236
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Parents get an evening to themselves while the kids (ages 2 to 5) get to run, play, and create art with instructors. Pizza dinner included. Children do not need to be potty-trained.

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Jammin’ on the James

August 11, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wilton House Museum, 215 S. Wilton Rd.
Richmond,VA23226
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Free

Bring a picnic dinner and your favorite lawn chair for family-friendly music by Reflections Big Band on the scenic terrace overlooking the James River. Enjoy complimentary evening tours of Wilton before the concert as well as face-painting, games, and crafts for kids.

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7:00 pm

Plunky & Oneness

August 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Road
Henrico,VA23075
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Aan enduring and versatile funk, jazz, Afro-fusion group led by saxophonist J. Plunky Branch. This group is a unique combination of exotic soulful grooves, sax, vocals, African percussion, and electronics.

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