Who’s Ready for a Halloween Haunt?

First and foremost, be sure to RSVP early for this one folks! We’re planning on having a haunted outing at Kings Dominion on Saturday, October 5. Kings Dominion is famous for spreading thrills & chills. This year they’re rolling out even more Halloween and fall-themed fun with Howl-O-Fest. Lunch will be provided; however, transportation and parking are not included. Please check the […]

Breakfast on the Go for Dahlgren Residents

Do your kids eat breakfast? By many reports, 40% of kids don’t. But everyone knows that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, right? Here is some proof: Children who eat a healthy breakfast meet their daily nutritional needs, keep their weight under control, have lower blood cholesterol levels, attend school more frequently, and make fewer trips […]

Window Safety at Dahlgren Military Housing

Preventing falls out of windows is as important as learning how to use one in an emergency. Unattended children run the greatest risk of falls and injuries, so the best first step is to watch your children as they play. Nothing can substitute for careful supervision. 1. Windows provide a secondary means of escape from a burning […]

MWR Auto Hobby Shop at Dahlgren

The MWR Auto Hobby Shop rents a various selection of equipment for your recreational needs. Available items include: camping equipment, water activities, sports equipment and party gear. If you need transportation around the base, they have bicycles for rent also. Equipment may be rented daily or for the weekend. Daily Prices Camping Chair-$2.00 Coolers- $5.00-$10.00 […]

Stand Up Paddle Boarding Lessons in Central Virginia

What’s SUP? No, I’m not asking you about your current demeanor, but I, literally, want to know what SUP is. Well, according to Black Dog Paddle it’s Stand Up Paddleboarding–a combination of canoeing, kayaking and surfing–and not only is it fun, but it’s a pretty good workout, too. Black Dog Paddle brings stand up paddle boarding […]

Awareness and Fun Day at Sealston Complex in King George

Head over to Sealston Sports Complex in King George for a free, family-friendly Awareness and Fun Day for wounded warriors and active duty military on August 10 from noon – 4:00 p.m. The day will include music, speakers, entertainment, resource materials, games for the kids, raffles and door prizes. Families are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets to […]

Back to School Savings with Tax Free Shopping Holidays

The first day of school for area students is right around the corner and the sate of Virginia knows it! According to the state site, Virginia’s back to school tax-free shopping period is the first full weekend of August (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) each year. Therefore, this year the holiday will take place August 2-4, 2013. That’s a win for […]

Paragon Village 12: A NoVa Establishment of Fun

There is fun to be had near Dahlgren Military Housing; there’s plenty if you know where to look! Just a 45 minute drive from home is an establishment that houses fun well worth the drive called Paragon Village 12. It’s a movie theater, bowling alley and restaurant! Do you need more in-depth information? Paragon Village […]

Don’t Miss the The Liberty Cup–The Super Bowl of Jet Skis

Colonial Beach, Virginia will be the place to be this weekend as jet skis and their people will take to the waters of the Potomac for an eventful 3 days! Labeled The Liberty Cup-UWP ISJBA Jet Ski Weekend, you won’t want to miss a minute of the thrashing fun–to say the least. Along with all […]

Be Sure to Visit King George Farmer’s Market this Summer!

There’s nothing like fresh fruits and veggies, but when you add other organically created goods, things get even better! And that’s why you have to make a trip to the King George Farmer’s Market this summer–because that’s what they’re all about. America’s Favorite Farmers Market Winner (2010) is now open to growers from both King […]

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