Those who would like to hear more about the Year Round Feasibility Study we are pursuing through a recent grant award are encouraged to tune into NPR this Thursday afternoon, November 7. John Ogle recently interviewed Dr. Lane and Dr. Geyer about the study. The interview will air at 5:30 PM on All Things Considered.

To determine the best way to access the radio program, click here.

Take a look at this new student feature, published by Zoe Parrish. The elementary iPad initiative continues to amaze the educational community and gather media attention.

Zoe Parrish is allowing students to tell the story through Student EduSLAM!. By hosting a brief educational video on her blog, students will give us regular snapshots of how learning is bring transformed at GES.

The 2013 Goochland County Fall Festival, presented by Goochland Parks, Recreation & Facilities is scheduled for Saturday, October 26th from 12-4pm at the Goochland Sports Complex.  The event will feature Michelle Nixon & Drive with a meet & greet with the band at 12pm and a free concert at 2pm.  Mark your calendar to see the History Mobile exhibit, enter the Liberty Mutual Bike Rodeo, climb the U.S. Army Rock Wall and enter the First Annual Best Apple Pie Contest!  Festivities will include a petting zoo, pony rides, pumpkin painting, make & take activities, bounceables plus carnival games!   The ever popular Halloween Costume Contest begins at 1:30pm.

Download the Fall Festival Flyer Here

Admission is free and volunteers are needed!  Shifts of 12-2pm and 2-4pm are available. Please contact the Recreation Division at (804) 556-5854 or visit us online on the County website  Rain date is scheduled for Sunday, October 27th from 2-6pm.

Download a Volunteer Application Here