Lynchburg Area Holiday and Christmas Events for December 2022

Lynchburg Area Holiday and Christmas Events for December 2022

Let Lynchburg Macaroni Kid help you Find Your Family Fun® for the holidays in Central Virginia! From parades and Santa visits to Christmas tree lightings and and holiday markets, here are the best family-friendly holiday events for your family to check out during December. Add a few of these events to your calendar during December … Read more

Find Your Family Fun® on Football Fridays

Find Your Family Fun® on Football Fridays

Lynchburg Friday nights are for high school football so pick your favorite team and cheer! Nothing says fall in Central Virginia like Friday night football! With so many area high schools, there are plenty of choices. Here are links to the Lynchburg City and surrounding county high school football or fall sports schedules, including Lynchburg … Read more

Educational camping gains on after-school tutoring

Educational camping gains on after-school tutoring

Children run through a military-style training course during a summer camp in Chongqing on Aug 2. [Photo/Xinhua] Restructuring spurs startups with an eye toward more holistic teaching Carrying a mattress on her shoulder, a tent on her back and a chair in her hand, 29-year-old education camping entrepreneur Ge Yue climbs a mountain in Chongqing … Read more

PMC’s school travel improvement plan to provide safe commutes for children

PMC's school travel improvement plan to provide safe commutes for children

The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) is planning to implement innovative methods to enable students to commute independently to and from school. The idea is to make roads safer for children and encourage pupils to cycle or walk to school, use public transport and at the same time decongest traffic on city roads during peak hours. … Read more

From tour guides to youth sport coaches, there are a bunch of opportunities to volunteer in Alexandria | ALXnow

From tour guides to youth sport coaches, there are a bunch of opportunities to volunteer in Alexandria |  ALXnow

Want to end a helping hand? Alexandria is full of summer volunteer opportunities. Volunteer Alexandria’s website lists plenty of ways for residents to give back. Here’s a roundup of some of the opportunities this summer: Distribute food for ALIVE! — “Assist ALIVE! feeding food insecure City of Alexandria residents in local Alexandria neighborhoods throughout the … Read more

Tips on how to parent the smart way

Tips on how to parent the smart way

There’s no doubt that the Covid-19 pandemic has had a severe impact on us, especially our reliance on the internet and our digital habits. Due to the nature of the hybrid work-home environment, more Malaysian parents are online than ever. This has contributed to digital media becoming a part of every parents’ toolkit, leading to … Read more

Tusla leaving vulnerable young people in holiday homes and hotels due to lack of suitable placements

Tusla leaving vulnerable young people in holiday homes and hotels due to lack of suitable placements

Courts appear to be dealing with a growing number of cases in which suitable care places are not available for vulnerable young people, leaving some relying on hotel accommodation and other “ad hoc settings”. The latest volume of reports from the Child Law Project shows concern about suitable residential and foster care placements were a … Read more

Boys & Girls Clubs sends off campers with a splash

Boys & Girls Clubs sends off campers with a splash

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) – Boy & Girls Clubs of St. Joseph County is celebrating another great summer camp. Today was the last day of their 7-week summer program that served 1,600 kids across St. Joseph County. This year was the largest summer program in the history of Boys & Girls Clubs of St. Joseph … Read more

Northeast Kingdom kids set sail to learn about their local watershed

Northeast Kingdom kids set sail to learn about their local watershed

NEWPORT, Vt. (WCAX) – Though school is out for the summer, some kids in the Northeast Kingdom are still learning, with an adventure in a floating classroom. A boatload of Orleans Central Supervisory Union students set sail on Lake Memphremagog Wednesday to learn all about their local watershed. The MCM Northern Star is full of … Read more