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  • Children's Business Fair

    Fredericksburg Parent and Family is proud to host the Fredericksburg Parent Children's Business Fair in conjunction with Spotsylvania Towne Centre. We welcome the chance for local children to learn about entrepreneurship in a practical and fun way. We encourage you Read More
  • Fall Festivals, Pumpkin Patches and Apple Picking - 2019

    Apple Gala & Cider Festival @ Great Country Farms. Aug 31 – Sep 29. Pick your own apples! Watch apple butter being made, wagon rides, cider pressing demos/tastings, pick your apples, kids craft station, rope swings, pedal carts, corn maize and more! Read More
  • Ask the Expert - Paragon Village 12

    It’s nice when things are simple, and when it comes to planning entertainment that’s fun for the entire family, nothing could be simpler than Paragon Village, located next to the Spotsylvania Towne Centre. Paragon Village is your one-stop shop for Read More
  • 5 Ways to Win at Shopping

    Mark Cuban is worth $4.1 billion and is one of the 500 richest people in America, yet he keeps a frugal mentality by buying things in bulk, especially items he knows he’ll use like razor blades and toothpaste. If you Read More
  • 6 Great College Prep Apps

    There’s nothing easy about applying to and preparing for college. Thankfully, there are many smartphone and tablet apps to make the process easier. Below are six of the best free apps on the market. Download them and encourage your kids Read More
  • Be a Lock and Talk family. Save lives.

    September is National Suicide Prevention Month The Rappahannock Area Community Services Board offers a message of hope that we can save lives in our community. Be a Lock and Talk family. Save lives. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of Read More
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IMAGE 6 Great College Prep Apps
There’s nothing easy about applying to and preparing for college. Thankfully, there are many smartphone and tablet apps to make the process easier.... Read More...
IMAGE Family Favorites: Paragon Autism Services
Paragon Autism Services provides important services to children diagnosed with autism, developmental delays and intellectual disabilities. Its aim is... Read More...
IMAGE Elite Women’s Health: Cutting-edge technologies bring better outcomes for women
With her eyes and face immersed in a high-tech console, Dr. Zeenat Patel performs a series of precise gestures using tools that to some might look... Read More...
IMAGE Children's Business Fair
Fredericksburg Parent and Family is proud to host the Fredericksburg Parent Children's Business Fair in conjunction with Spotsylvania Towne Centre.... Read More...
IMAGE Be a Lock and Talk family. Save lives.
September is National Suicide Prevention Month The Rappahannock Area Community Services Board offers a message of hope that we can save lives in our... Read More...
IMAGE Your Mental Check Engine Light
When I’m ready to get into my car and go, there are fewer things more frustrating than seeing my dashboard warning lights still lit after the car... Read More...
IMAGE Om Training: The Benefits of Meditation & Yoga for Children
Depression and anxiety are on the rise in today’s children and teens. Demanding schedules and social pressures can lead to stress and other health... Read More...
IMAGE Parenting Your Teen Through Depression: What I’ve Learned Along the Way
Last year, my son attempted suicide for the first time after a series of escalating events. Looking back, there were signs and warnings that he... Read More...
IMAGE 5 Ways to Win at Shopping
Mark Cuban is worth $4.1 billion and is one of the 500 richest people in America, yet he keeps a frugal mentality by buying things in bulk,... Read More...
IMAGE Ask the Expert - Paragon Village 12
It’s nice when things are simple, and when it comes to planning entertainment that’s fun for the entire family, nothing could be simpler than... Read More...
IMAGE Fall Festivals, Pumpkin Patches and Apple Picking - 2019
Apple Gala & Cider Festival @ Great Country Farms. Aug 31 – Sep 29. Pick your own apples! Watch apple butter being made, wagon rides, cider... Read More...
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IMAGE Rappahannock Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
The Rappahannock Area Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) is an advocacy center serving children in the Greater Fredericksburg area comprised of... Read More...
IMAGE Stress-Free Ways to Make Packing School Lunches Easier
Though it only takes a few minutes to do, and we should be used to feeding our kids three meals every day, there is something about packing... Read More...
IMAGE Look Fab for Family Photos
It’s about that time, isn’t it? The leaves change, the temperatures cool...and moms everywhere plan our family photos. Fall is almost here, and... Read More...

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FredParent Interesting article and video on teen and young adult binge drinking. https://t.co/jLfWCgMwJj
FredParent RT @crrlnews: On September 17, 1787, the Founding Fathers signed the United States Constitution. Visit any library branch beginning Septemb…
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FredParent RT @FredFoodVA: 1 in 6 children in our #community are hungry everyday. We have children's programs that help bridge this gap, but with your…
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Rappahannock Area Court Appointed Special Advocates

CASA is an advocacy center serving children in the Greater Fredericksburg area comprised of Fredericksburg City and the counties of King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford. Its mission is to advocate for and locate permanent homes for abused and neglected children who are navigating the court system.

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