The first day of school is Sept. 6, so enjoy your last few days of the summer with the whole family.
- Head over to theand pick up August’s monthly mind bender contest form and complete it with the whole family. This month’s topic is “Fun at the Beach.” You could win a new book if you submit your correct answers! The contest ends on Aug. 31. A new contest begins on Sept. 1. September’s topic is “Back to School Puzzle.”
- Find some treats at the at the Harris Pavilion in Old Town Manassas on Sept. 1 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Sept. 6 from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
- Attend Bingo night with the OWL Volunteer Fire Department in Woodbridge on Aug. 31 and Sept. 3 at 5:15 p.m.
- Spend the morning in the woods at Lake Ridge Park in Woodbridge during the AM in the Woods program on Sept. 6 at 10 a.m.
- Support the local middle and high school celebrities by attending a sporting event:
o volleyball at Brentsville District High School on Aug. 31 at 6 p.m.
ojunior varsity and varsity volleyball vs. Woodbridge Senior High School on Sept. 1 at 5 p.m.
o Osbourn High School field hockey vs. Forest Park High School on Sept. 1 at 5:30 p.m.
o Osbourn High School varsity football at Mountain View High School on Sept. 2 at 7:30 p.m.
o varsity football vs. Freedom High School on Sept. 2 at 7:30 p.m.
o Stonewall Jackson High School varsity football vs. Gar-Field Senior High School on Sept. 2 at 7:30 p.m.
o Osbourn High School volleyball at Kettle Run High School on Sept. 6 at 5 p.m.