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Halloween in the Burg (and out of)

Is it already Halloween week!? I can’t believe how fast it got here! Here are some events going on in and around Harrisonburg to keep you busy this week and weekend! Did I miss some? I’m sure I did so please share them in the comments!

Halloween in the Burg

Monster Mash 
Valley Mall, Harrisonburg, VA
Thursday, October 29th, 5pm-8pm

Halloween on the Square 
Downtown Harrisonburg
Saturday, October 31st, 10am-2pm

No Tricks, Just Treats
Sunny Slope Farm
Saturday, October 31st, 5pm-10pm
1825 Sunny Slope Farm, Harrisonburg, VA, 22801


Halloween out of the burg

Broadway Hometown Halloweenfest 
Thursday, October 29th, 4-7pm
Main Street, Broadway

Costume Parade Halloween and Hullabaloo
Friday, October 30th, 6:30-7:45
Pufferbellies Toys & Books
15 W Johnson St, Staunton, Virginia 24401

Halloween at the Market 
Saturday, October 31st, 8am-12pm
Broadway, VA, Farmer’s Market
S Main St & Rock St, Broadway, Virginia 22815

Happy {Healthy} Halloween 
Saturday, October 31st, 3pm-6pm
Valley Family Wellness & Chiropractic
1600 N Coalter St, Ste 302, Staunton, Virginia 24401

Green Valley Book Fair Opens Today

I LOVE the Green Valley Book Fair and I’m so excited that it’s finally open and will be open for a FULL three weeks. If you’re new to town and haven’t been yet you’ve gotta go! They have a ton of great books for everyone in your family.

2014 Schedule

March 22nd thru April 13th

May 10th thru June 1st

June 28th thru July 20th

August 16th thru September 7th

October  4th thru October 26th

November 28th thru December 17th


Mon-Thur 10am – 5pm

Fri-Sat 10am-6pm

Sun 12noon-5pm


2192 Green Valley Lane, Mount Crawford, VA 22841



I have a list a mile long of books I hope to find! Last time it was open I got two Bestsellers The Light Between Oceans and Age of Miracles for under $4.00 each! Not to mention the countless books I got for my kids including numerous Karen Katz classics!

Let me know if you go and what you find in the comments below!

Harrisonburg La Leche League March Meetings

Breastfeeding or Pregnant? The Harrisonburg La Leche League is a great resource for all things breastfeeding!

March Meetings

The night time meeting was scheduled for Monday March 3rd from 6:30-7:30pm at Brookhaven Natural Birth Center however it has been CANCELED.

The morning meeting will be on Wednesday March 5th from 10-11 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church.

You can find a link to their calendar here.

In the case of bad weather they follow the Rockingham County School system.  If they are delayed or closed on the day of a meeting, we will not have our meeting.

The scheduled topic for this month is:

The Art Of Breastfeeding and Avoiding Difficulties/ What To Expect: The First Few Weeks and Months.

Even if you’re an experienced Breastfeeder this would be a great meeting to attend to help new moms and share your insight!

Here is some great information to get your started: http://kellymom.com/bf/normal/newborn-nursing/

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