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Virginia Conventions, Conferences, & Other Homeschooling Events

by Mary Ann Kelley

Virginia Homeschooling Conferences & Events

Our listing of Virginia conventions and other homeschool events is ordered by date with ongoing events listed first. If you would like to submit a Virginia homeschool convention or event, you may do so using the red button above.

Virginia Living Museum Homeschool DaysNewport News

September 28, 2018 - March 1, 2019

The Virginia Living Museum offers homeschool students grades K through 12 a day of fun and engaging programs that highlight important natural and space science concepts. Programs are available for ...

Gunston Hall Plantation Educational Events – Writers’ WorkshopMason Neck

January 26, 2019

Interpreting George Mason and his world for the public is the work of the staff, house guides, school docents, and living historians of Gunston Hall's education department. We examine George Mason ...

Science SaturdayNorthWest Washington

January 26, 2019

Visit the Museum for a fun-filled afternoon of science activities in the Learning Center. This month's theme is Bomb Squad Science and will be exploring the science of robotics and more! Feel free ...

Storytime at the National Law Enforcement MuseumNorthwest

February 6, 2019

Students can meet a retired police officer during our Storytime program at 11 AM on the first Wednesday of each month. The officer will read a book and a museum educator will lead a hands-on activi...

Henricus Home School Day — The Things They MadeChester

February 7, 2019

Everything that English colonists or native Powhatans needed to survive life in 17th century Virginia were likely to be made, found or raised HERE: iron or stone tools, clothing, food, housing, we...

Colonial Williamsburg Homeschooler ExperienceWilliamsburg

February 23, 2019 - March 3, 2019

There's a movement to victory in the Revolutionary City…townspeople dreaming of freedom amidst the uncertainty of a future at war. We invite you to walk beside our colonists and experience daily li...

Colonial Williamsburg Homeschool DaysColonial Williamsburg

February 23, 2019 - March 3, 2019

During these special times, homeschoolers and their families can enjoy hands-on activities and revolutionary experiences designed to make history come alive in a way that is educational and interac...

Science SaturdayWashington, DC

February 23, 2019

Visit the Museum for a fun-filled afternoon of science activities in the Learning Center. This month’s theme is Fibers and Textiles. Practice your investigative skills with crime scene fiber pick-u...

Virginia Museum of History and Culture Home School Open HouseRichmond

February 27, 2019

Join us on Wednesday, Feb 27th to meet and mingle with other homeschoolers from across Virginia! Participate in activities for all ages, including guided workshops and gallery walks, as well as sel...

Celebrate the Arts!Portsmouth

March 2, 2019

Celebrate the Arts is a family fun day filled with performances by Young Audiences of Virginia, arts activities for all ages and other educational entertainment provided by the Children's Museum of...

Storytime at the National Law Enforcement MuseumWashington, DC

March 6, 2019

Students can meet a retired police officer during our Storytime program at 11 AM on the first Wednesday of each month. The officer will read a book and a museum educator will lead a hands-on activi...

VaHomeschoolers Conference and Resource FairRichmond

March 22, 2019 - March 23, 2019

"Homeschoolers: It's Our Time" Make Connections with Virginia's homeschooling families at the Statewide Annual Conference and Resource Fair held at Fort Macgruder Hotel and Confe...

Homeschool Day: Human Stories of the Civil WarRichmond

March 22, 2019

Though people like Abraham Lincoln and Robert E. Lee are, to many, synonymous with the Civil War, their symbolic status is just a fraction of the story that shaped the modern United States. Join us...

Science SaturdayNorthwest

March 23, 2019

Visit the Museum for a fun-filled afternoon of science activities in the Learning Center. This month’s theme is Handwriting, Forgery, and Counterfeiting. Learn how to detect counterfeit bills, hone...

James Madison’s Montpelier Homeschool DayCharlottesville

April 1, 2019

Enjoy a day at Montpelier designed specially for homeschooling families. Participate in these special events: Take a guided hike of the old growth forest, sit in on the Constitutional Convention, r...

Adventures in WonderlandReston

April 26, 2019 - May 12, 2019

Adventures in Wonderland is an interactive, play based event that follows the story of Alice in Wonderland. Managers have recreated key scenes with larger than life props and play spaces. With an e...

Home School Program: Life on a 19th Century FarmFalls Church

May 8, 2019

Children will tour the farmhouse and barn to learn how technology of the day made life easier for the 19th century farmer. Hands-on activities include identify tools a housewife would have used in ...

LDSHE Home Education Conference EastWilliamsburg

May 15, 2019 - May 17, 2019

Supporting, Strengthening, and Inspiring Home Educators! Has a corresponding Youth conference for students. The LDSHE East 2019 Conference will take place at the DoubleTree Hotel and Conference Ce...

Family Camp at Holiday Lake 4-H CenterAppomattox

May 27, 2019 - May 31, 2019

Family camp, an annual event at Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center in Appomattox, Virginia. Family camp offers the chance for family members to bond with each other while at the same time experien...

HEAV ConventionRichmond

June 6, 2019 - June 8, 2019

Save the Date for 2019! Join us on June 6, 7, 8! Discover the best homeschooling event of the year. Gain unexpected solutions & inspiration for your journey.

HEAV Virginia Homeschool ConventionRichmond

June 6, 2019 - June 8, 2019

Homeschooling, or considering it? Get the information and inspiration you need at the 36th Annual Virginia Homeschool Convention, Home Education: "Live Freely, and Lighty" at the Greater Richmond C...

Immaculate Heart of Mary National Home School and Parent ConferenceFredericksburg

June 14, 2019 - June 15, 2019

The largest Catholic homeschooling conference in the country. Location: Fredericksburg Expo and Conference Center. 2371 Carl D. Silver Parkway. Fredericksburg, VA 22401

National Fossil Day at the National MallWashington D.C.

October 16, 2019

Come enjoy a National Fossil Day celebration experience at the National Mall where nine National Fossil Day Partners will be hosting activities and exhibits.Partner activities include:Natio...

US Science and Engineering FestivalWashington, DC

April 22, 2020 - April 23, 2023

The mission is to stimulate and sustain the interest of our nation’s youth in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by producing and presenting the most compelling, exciting, and educati...

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