Blog Posts tagged in "month of the military child"

Happy April Everyone! It is the month of the Military child where we take 30 days to honor the approx. 1.9 million amazing kids who sacrifice as their parents serve this great country. Military kids truly don’treceive enough credit for their strength and resilience and even less credit is given for the adults that they grow into. Let’s talk about what theMilitaryis doing to our kids and why we are so grateful to be raising our son in the Military. Purple Up! THE MILITARY IS TEACHING THEM PRIDE Miltner Family United States Navy The pride we feel when seeing our spouse in uniform is the same pr... read more

April is Month of the Military Child! A month to celebrate the resilience and strength of our military kiddos. During the month of April, there are many community events held nationwide to show appreciation of military children. Military life can often be full of challenges from frequent deployments to pcsing to new schools and new friends. It is not easy especially on military kids. As adults, we can often gather our emotions but as children it is often difficult. I love that we have an entire month dedicated to celebrating military kids across the country. Their strength and resilience does... read more

April 13th isPURPLE UPfor Military Kids Day! Wear purple to show your support for military kids! Throughout thecountry schools and communities will take time to recognize the contributions of children whose parents serve in the military. Military kids often face frequent moves, deployments, and reintegrationmaking school, home, and community-life often challenging for military children. However, faced with such circumstances military children often continue to demonstrate resilience and courage. The entire month of April is dedicated to honoring and celebrating our military kiddos. April 13th... read more

The Children’s Museum of Virginia is proud to join Governor Northam this April for the Month of the Military Child . April has been designated a special time to celebrate and honor our military-connected children and their families. Frequent moves, family separations through deployments, and reintegration following deployments can make school-, home-, and community-life challenging for military children. Yet, even in such circumstances, these students continually demonstrate resilience and perseverance. Their contributions to our schools and communities also include unique and valuable perspe... read more

Military Families in Hampton Roads Don't Miss This Event Celebrating Our Resilient Military Kiddos! Heroes at Home -- Celebration of the Military Child WHEN: Saturday, 7 Apr 2018; 11AM -3PM WHERE: Hampton Roads Convention Center WHO:Open to all Service Members and their Families with a Military ID ... read more

Military Child Appreciation Weekend at Virginia Living Museum April 14-15, 2018 In a salute to military families, the Virginia Living Museum will offer 50% off admission for children accompanied by an adult with an active military ID on April 14 and 15. Military families purchasing a membership at the Museum will receive a $20 discount. These discounts are in recognition of Military Child Month. Year-round the museum offers both admission and membership discounts to military families. About Virginia Living Museum Open daily 9am-5pm. Extended summer hours June 2 - Sept. 1: Thursdays 9am - 5pm.... read more

Hampton Roads Military Families, Don't Miss----Spring UP! For Military Kids Join the USO of HRCV for the newest USOHRCV event! Free fun for the entire family! Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 11AM to 4PM at the Holiday Trav-L Park in Virginia Beach, VA. Critter Cuddling Food Truck Vendors Inflatables & Bounce Houses Giveaways from our sponsors Music & Dancing Free for all active duty, reserve/national guard, retirees, & eligible dependents. Must show valid Military ID card to enter! Interested in having a table at this event? Contact us for more information! Spaces start at $300. Register to win... read more

Hampton Roads Month of The Military Child Appreciation Events, Offers, and Resources 2017 (1) The Virginia Living Museum This weekend! The Virginia Living Museum Military Child Appreciation Weekend April 8-9, 2017 In a salute to military families, the Virginia Living Museum offers half price admission for the children of those who give their all. Children (ages 3-12) will receive half price admission ($7.50) with a paying adult showing valid military ID the weekend of April 8-9, 2017. Military families purchasing a membership at the Museum will receive a 20% discount (double the usual 10% dis... read more

Exchange Celebrates Month of the Military Child with Giveaways by Army & Air Force Exchange Service Public Affairs DALLAS – For military children, there is no “hometown,” only home: the United States Armed Forces. Despite constant moves, school changes and goodbyes to best friends, military children stand resilient in the face of challenge. To honor this sacrifice and dedication, the Exchange is offering three sweepstakes in celebration of Month of the Military Child. Through April 29 , the Exchange will be putting $4,000 in gift cards up for grabs during the Month of the Military Child Givea... read more

April is Month Of The Military Child! I love that we have a whole month dedicated to honoring our brave military children. Military Kids are courageous, resilient, and sacrifice so much. I also love that there are so many fantastic programs and non-profits now available for our military children. Below is a list of 25 different opportunities for your military kiddos that you may not have known about. Please help pass this post along to other military families so more and more families can be aware of some of the great programs out there for our brave Military Children. Military Programs & Non... read more

I love that we have an entire month to honor our Military Children. They are brave, resilient, and deserve to be celebrated not only for the month of April but every day! Below are just some of the celebrations, events, and offers in Hampton Roads to celebrate our #MilKids! Get out there and enjoy these fun events/offers, share them with military families you know, and tell your military kiddos how much you love them and appreciate all that they do! (1) Great annual event full of fun for our military kids!! **EVENT WAS LAST WEEKEND** Stop by and say hello to our partners: Kroger , McDonalds ,... read more

Military Appreciation Offer From The Virginia Living Museum April 25-26th In Honor Of April Being Month Of The Military Child! April is month of the military child. I am so happy that there is a month dedicated to our military children. Miltary children are amazing, brave, resilient, and sacrifice so much. That is why I love that we have one whole month to honor these fantastic kiddos! One of my favorite places to visit The Virginia Living Museum will be honoring our military children in honor of April being month of the military child with a great offerwith tons of FUN! 1/2 PRICE for childre... read more

Celebration of the Military Child EVENT INFORMATION: As April is the official “month of the military child”. The Little Heroes at Home celebration will honor our local military children who serve along with their families. This event honors their service, sacrifices, leadership and strength of character. This fun and free event will include family activities, entertainment, face painting, rock wall, bounce house, crafts, D.J., giveaways and more! FREE to all service members (active duty, retired, guard and reserve) and their family members and friends. FREE parking at the Hampton Convention C... read more

MONTH OF THE MILITARY CHILD IS THIS APRIL! Our military children are amazing! They are courageous, resilient, and deserve to be honored. That is why I love that we have a whole month to say "Thank You" to our military children for their sacrifices. There are many FUN events whichMB will share throughout the monthto honor our military children in Hampton Roads. One of those is FREE BOWLING all month April 1-30th at Joint Base-Langley Eustis. ... read more

Zoyo Salutes our Military Children Growing up as a military dependant, life was never dull. Whether it was changing schools three times within a school year, learning to speak German while stationed in Germany, or sirens going off testing the readiness of my dad’s unit—life was exciting, and in a strange way…normal. I never thought that years later I would also join the service, and my daughter would also grow up with memories much like mine. April is the Month of the Military Child, and a proud one at that. In the Hampton Roads community you don’t have to look far to see the thousands of pro... read more

Last year MilitaryBridge was a part of the first annual Peninsula Town Center and Hampton Military Affairs Committee Month of The Military Child Event . MB is really lookingforwardto being a part of this greatevent again April 26th. Thisis a wonderful day in celebration of all the sacrifices our military children make being a part of the military lifestyle. Military children are used to PCSing to new military communities and learning to make new friends while attending new schools. Military children also have to adjust to the frequent deployments of their mother or father sometimes going up t... read more