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Sunday, October 23, 2016

Snapshot of The Homeschool Gossip calendars for this week so far...

Here's a snapshot .jpeg of all the cool events on The Homeschool Gossip's calendars this week!

It’s always good to call ahead to verify events.  Also, keep checking The Homeschool Gossip posts and calendars for events being posted throughout the week as more activities are added!

With so many recurring and special activities to choose from, it’s hard to keep track of them all! 

So let’s try this, what are you in the mood for this week?
Active Activities

·        Every Tue & Thurs: Scottish Country Dancing at two locations Charlotte & Concord details here:

·        Every Thurs: Homeschool Thursdays at Ray’s Splash Planet Charlotte

·        NERF BATTLE EXTRAVAGANZA ~ MINT HILL! All Ages! WHEN: Tuesday, October 25th, 1pm-3pm, WHERE: New Mint Hill Park; soccer field
8850 Fairview Rd, Mint Hill, NC

·        Trampolining – various locations

·        Free Open Play

·        Bowling at Foxfire Lanes

·        Gymnastics

·        Sock Hop ~ Mooresville

·        (2nd Friday of the Month: Roller Skating at Frye’s Roller Rink Concord)

·        (3rd Friday of the Month: Bowling & Billiards at George Pappa’s Victory Lanes Mooresville)

Arts & Books & More

·        4th Friday of the Month: Teen Sketch Club at The Homeschool Room Huntersville

·        Various Events at Charlotte Mecklenburg Libraries – multiple locations

·        Essay Contest

·        (2nd Monday of the Month: Teen Booktalk at The Homeschool Room Huntersville

Gaming Galore

·        Every Wed: New Comic Book Day at Parker Banner Kent & Wayne - Comics & Games

·        Every Wed: Pokemon League at Pbkw Comics & Games, don’t forget to get your coupon!!

·        Every Fri: Magic the Gathering (MTG) Youth Tournament at Pbkw Comics & Games

·        Every Sat: (MTG) Guild casual play and tutorials at Pbkw Comics & Games

·        (3rd Tuesday of the Month: Chess Players Club at The Homeschool Room Huntersville )

·        (1st Fri: Teen Game Day at The Homeschool Room Huntersville )

·        (1st & 3rd Thurs: Cabarrus Homeschool Gamers Club Meeting 1:00PM@ Play it Again Games, Concord.)

Field Trip Type of day

·        (1st & 3rd Friday of the Month: Stargazing at the Lucille Miller Observatory )

Community Events

·        Check out all the events listed for Sat & Sun – WOW!!


·        Free Demonstration and Workshop ~ Nov. 1, 2016  6:00 - 7:00 PM  Have you always wondered what Scottish Country Dancing is? Here's your chance to find out!  Come join us for a free demonstration and workshop! Open to all ages! Family Friendly!  Invite your friends to join you!

·        Annual Youth Craft Fairs @ The Homeschool Room ~ Both Locations! ~ Nov. 12, 2016  1:00 - 4:00 PM. Matthews & Huntersville: VENDORS WANTED! Please share this event to get the word about the opportunity for youth artisans. This is an opportunity for kids and teens (19 and younger) to show off and sell their artistic creations and crafts. The stores will set up 6’ banquet tables in our classrooms and allow participants to reserve a 3’ area (half of a table) to set up and display their creations. Item prices are set by each vendor. In order to reserve a table in the craft fair please call the particular store location you are wanting to be a vendor. Matthews 704-821-2662 Huntersville 704-875-6000

·        PBKW Comic & Craft Mini Show ~ Nov. 26, 2016  10:00AM – 4:00PM.  PBKW Comic Mini-Show and Convention. Come meet other comic collectors, swap comics and browse back issues. Meet comic artists and buy original art. Come out and see what you can find! No admission charge. Buy and sell comics and crafts! Tables available for dealers and artists for only $15! Fun and Friendly mini show.  Come see fellow homeschooler Art-in-Motion !

·        National Geography Bee ~ Jan. 7, 2017 For questions or to register, please contact Tiffany Broome at mailto: or call 704-226-1866

·        LKNsec Gatsby Gala 2017 Prom April 29, 2017 6:30PM website:


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