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You'll find calendars of events and activities, list of co-ops, support groups and enrichment classes; Homeschooling FAQs and a Social Network to get you connected to other homeschoolers with similar ages and interests; there are even Marketplaces to buy & sell curriculum, toys and games!

So, spread the word! And don't forget to say you heard about it on The Homeschool Gossip!

Thursday, April 27, 2023


They still have openings!

Ocean Explorers Summer Camp 2023

SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord is hosting summer camps for your explorer this summer! Our educators will cover a different aquatic animal each week of the camp from June through August.

From turtles, coral, to sharks the camps will bring each child Beyond the Surface with each animal and learn fascinating facts, create crafts, all while diving into some FIN-tastic summer camp fun!

Camp Ages: Rising 1st - 5th Grade

Camp Time: Morning Session (9am - 12pm) Afternoon (1pm - 4pm)

Cost: $140 per week session

Camp Dates:

June 12 - 15 Totally Turtles

June 19 - 22 Radical Rays

June 26 - 29 Creature Feature

July 10 -13 Sea of Sharks

July 17 - 20 Turtle Trackers

July 24 - 27 Stingray Scientists

July 31 - Aug. 3 Shark Squad

Click this link to view all the details and to register:

For more registration information email Sea Life at:

Monday, June 22, 2020

Pizza Hut Summer CAMP BOOK IT! and BOOK IT! 2020-2021 Enrollment is OPEN!


Enroll now for the first ever Summer Reading Camp!  
Keep the kids reading all Summer long as they earn pizza rewards for June, July and August!  
There's also lots of fun activities and book lists each week! 
ENROLL HERE, it's free!

While you're there, don't forget to enroll for the up coming school year:

Homeschool enrollment for the 2020-2021 program year is OPEN! If you are a home educator and your K-6 grade (5-12) student does not attend another educational facility, you are eligible to participate.

What is the Pizza Hut BOOK IT! Program? Just the yummiest reason to read earn pizzas for reading! You can read all about it here!

This is a favorite among homeschoolers and a great excuse to meet up with friends at Pizza Hut to cash in your certificates and chat about the books you read!


Used Book & Curriculum Sale ~ Matthews NC
Saturday 6/27/2020
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
*Setup starts at 8:30 AM

Hosted by: Jennifer Milvain
Address: 2701 Rice Road, Matthews, NC 28105
RSVP to sell books ~ $10 per table "rental"

The used book & curriculum sale will take place at 
Greyfriars Classical Academy 
located on the campus of 
Resurrection Presbyterian Church 
2701 Rice Road
Matthews, NC 28105

If you would like to sell your items, tables are available to “rent” for
$10. Contact Jennifer Milvain ( ) if
you would like to reserve a table. 

There is no entrance fee if you
would just like to come and shop (or find out more about
homeschooling and Greyfriars Classical Academy and Greyfriars
Classical Tutorials).

Set up starts at 8:30 am, and the sale begins at 9:00 am. Sellers are
responsible for their own sales. You keep your profits! We just ask
for $10 to cover advertising and setting up the event.

It's Planning Season...

The exciting time of assessing and picking new curriculum for the up coming school year! 
Out with the old, in with the new, time to recycle some money and while other homeschool families too.  Win/win!

Used curriculum sales and online sales are a great way to save curriculum dollars and get real reviews from the families that used the curriculum!

Due to Covid-19 there aren't as many used curriculum sales as we are accustom to having, but we still have our online options!

There are TONS of items listed in The Homeschool Gossip Marketplaces!
Local sellers, as well as those across the country!

Click here to find the location nearest you!

Great gift idea for homeschoolers!

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