Fredericksburg Parent

August 2017

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26 Fredericksburg Parent and Family • August 2017 out & about continued from pg 25 Fri 4 (Continued) Jr. Rangers I Spy Canoe Trip Learn basic water safety skills. Scavenger hunt. When: 10 am - 12 pm Where: Lake Anna State Park, 6800 Lawyers Rd, Spotsy Cost: $3. Register: Sounds of Summer Concert Series Live music, arts and crafts and activities for kids! When: Every Fri in July, 7 - 9 pm Where: Historic Market Square, downtown F'burg Cost: Free! For a complete lineup of bands: Firefly Frolic One Mile Trail Run 1-mile trail run at night. Bring flashlight/headlight. When: 7:30 pm Where: Curtis Park, 58 Jesse Curtis Ln, Stafford Cost: $15. Pre-registration required. Sat 5 Art In The Park Browse and shop local artists and crafters on display. When: First and Third Saturdays, 9 am -1 pm. Where: Hurkamp Park, downtown F'burg National Farmers Market Week Pick up a slice of watermelon, participate in a scavenger hunt and win prizes! Vendors will have samples and specials to mark the occasion! When: 9 am - 1 pm Where: Hurkamp Park Patawomeck Village Members of the Patawomeck tribe take you back in time to experience their life. Crafts, games and more! All ages welcome! When: 9 am - 3 pm Where: HQ Library Cost: Free! Fred Parent Back to School Expo Back and bigger than ever! Free family fun during tax-free weekend! When: 10 am - 4 pm Where: Spotsy Towne Centre Cost: Free! Summer Food Program The Heartwood Center provides bags of groceries containing items for breakfast and lunch for chil- dren who qualify for free and reduced lunch when accompanied by an adult. When: 2:30 - 5 pm Where: England Run Library Cost: Free! Call 540-788-9838 for information. Moonrise Kayaking on the Potomac River Paddle by the light of the setting sun and experi- ence the serenity and wildlife of the evening river. When: 4:30 - 8 pm Where: Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Rd, Stratford Cost: $40/kayak; 2-person kayaks: $20/person. Preregistration required: 804-493-1972. Bluemont Summer Concert with Pan Masters Exotic island instruments, great music and dancing on the green. When: 7 pm Where: Maury Stadium, Kenmore and Hanover Streets, F'burg Cost: $5; $2, Kids 12 & Under Sun 6 Flying Circus Air Show Air show and biplane rides. Fun for all ages! When: 2:30 - 4 pm Where: Flying Circus Aerodrome, 5114 Co Rd 644, Bealeton Cost: $15/person; $7, Kids 5-12 Mon 7 Purple Heart Day Join Mount Vernon as they commemorate the old- est military decoration in the U.S. at the home of its founder, George Washington. When: 10:30 am - 12 pm Where: George Washington's Mount Vernon Cost: Included in regular admission. 32nd Annual Music on the Steps Live music. Lawn chairs, blankets and picnics welcome. Held inside if inclement weather. When: Every Mon= through August. 7 -8 pm Where: HQ Library Lawn Cost: Free! tue 8 Family Movie Nights The Secret Life of Pets will be shown! When: 7 - 9 pm Where: Salem Church Library Cost: Free! Wed 9 Juggling and Magic Show Jonathan Austin presents his 24 Hour Emergency juggling and Magic Service! When: 10 am Where: Rowser Building, 1739 Jeff Davis Hwy, Stafford Cost: $4/ adv; $5/ door. Under 2 free! Limited seating. Summer Fun Fest Community celebration with games, activities, popsicles and more. When: 10 am - 12 pm Where: England Run Library Cost: Free! Pirate's Treasure Evening Swim Join us for an evening swim and scavenger hunt! When: 8 - 10 pm Where: Dixon Park Pool, 1300 Dixon St, F'burg Cost: $2 per person. Bring your snacks and coolers or enjoy our concessions

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