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Donna SwainWish I could have been there!!! Miss my VSHFM family!!!

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Thank you to all the inductees for signing autographs. Great event. We will top it off with the 46th annual Induction Banquet tonight at 5:30pm. Hope to see you there! ... See moreSee less

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Great fun at the VIP reception last night. Please join us for the autograph signing today at noon at the museum. $7 admission.
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Jen W BarnesIt's my favorite time of the year for the Hall of Fame!

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One week until Hall of Fame Weekend!
Friday, April 28
11am -Golf Tournament
7pm -VIP Celebrity Reception

Saturday, April 29
noon - Autograph Signing
5:30pm - Induction Banquet
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Jonathan PickCan't wait to come down next week!!!

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Jamie PattonSounds like a blast of a good time

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Looking for something to do for Spring Break? Bring the family to the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum! Open this week Monday - Friday from 10am-5pm. ... See moreSee less

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We've lost three Virginia Legends this month.

John Hilton, Class of 2008 died on February 2.

Vito Ragazzo, Class of 1993 died on February 13.

Dean Ehlers, Class of 2013 died on February 19.

All three were integral parts of Virginia Sports history. To learn more about them, go here: www.vshfm.com/inductees/inductees.php
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Look who stopped by the museum to talk about his induction in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Congratulations Kenny Easley!
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Gary CrawfordCONGRATULATIONS TO YOU SIR!!!!!!!

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Come check out local museums in Hampton Roads and Peninsula and all that they have to enhance your students learning experience! All educators are free, so come enjoy refreshments and see what local institutions have to offer!
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Educator Open House

January 19, 2017, 4:00pm

The Chrysler Museum of Art

Peruse tables set up by members of the South Hampton Roads Museums Forum (SHRMF). Learn what these nonprofits can do to enhance learning in your classroom, home, or co-op. Enjoy free classroom resources and light refreshments. Afterward, stay to enjoy Third Thursday as our guests—all educators get in for free! Participants include: Nauticus, Hermitage Museum and Gardens Hampton Roads Naval Museum, Lynnhaven River Now Old Cape Henry Lighthouse, Old Coast Guard Station Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center The MacArthur Memorial Museum, First Landing State Park Young Audiences of Virginia, Inc, VisitNorfolk, Virginia MOCA, The Virginia Zoo, Norfolk Botanical Garden and the Virginia Beach History Museums

This year's Student-Athlete Achievement Award finalists are:

Girls:

Courtney Berry, Western Albemarle High School, Crozet
Alexis Clark, James Monroe High School, Fredericksburg
Grace Clarke, Midlothian High School (Virginia), Midlothian
Julia Estes, Rappahannock High School, Rappahannock
Kelly Hogan, Nansemond-Suffolk Academy, Suffolk
Alise LeGrand, Western Branch High School, Chesapeake
Hanna Oliver, Woodbridge Senior High School - PWCS - Official Page, Woodbridge
Sarah Whited, Frank W. Cox High School, Virginia Beach

Boys:

Andrew Abbott, Halifax County High School, South Boston
Sam Book, James W. Robinson High School, Fairfax
Timothy Lee Hamilton, Amherst County High School, Amherst
Jacob Kaminer, Tabb High School, Yorktown
Noah Hale Knapp, Bishop Sullivan Catholic High School, Virginia Beach
Todd Liebig, Grassfield High School, Chesapeake
Aidan Murphy, Ocean Lakes High School, Virginia Beach
Zachary Wusk, Tabb High School, Yorktown

Congratulations to all!
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Virginia MarksTwo from Tabb ... And two of my favorites! They can't go wrong if they choose Tabb👍 my son has awesomely athletic and smart friends🎉

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Colleen McNeil EzellWow! What an honor Noah! Hard work pays off! Congratulations!

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Dyan Scott-KirbyI know two Congrats noah

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Today is the last day to get your nominations in for the 12th annual Student-Athlete Achievement Awards. Check our website for nomination forms. ... See moreSee less

Only three days left to nominate a student for our Student-Athlete Achievement Awards! Nomination forms are on our website. ... See moreSee less

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Only two weeks left to nominate a derserving student for our 12th Annual Student-Athlete Achievement Awards! ... See moreSee less

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Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum shared their event.

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Homeschool Day !

October 6, 2016, 10:00am

Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum

One day. One price. Two museums. Double the educational fun. Join the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum and the Children’s Museum of Virginia on Thursday, October 6, 2016 for our Homeschool Day. For only $9 per person, home schoolers will receive admission to BOTH museums. This featured field trip takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and includes education programs and demonstrations at each site. The museums are located directly across High Street from each other, giving home schoolers flexibility to either spend the day exploring both museums! This special day is great for groups with children all different ages. Younger children may play on the fire truck and go bonkers for bubbles at the Children’s Museum while older kids will understand why "if you love sports, you love math" all while being inspired by Virginia’s incredible sports history. Explore. Discover. Be Inspired. Come visit us on Homeschool Day!

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Save the Date Folks!!!

One Day. One Price. Two Museums and Double the Fun!
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Homeschool Day !

October 6, 2016, 10:00am

Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum

One day. One price. Two museums. Double the educational fun. Join the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum and the Children’s Museum of Virginia on Thursday, October 6, 2016 for our Homeschool Day. For only $9 per person, home schoolers will receive admission to BOTH museums. This featured field trip takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and includes education programs and demonstrations at each site. The museums are located directly across High Street from each other, giving home schoolers flexibility to either spend the day exploring both museums! This special day is great for groups with children all different ages. Younger children may play on the fire truck and go bonkers for bubbles at the Children’s Museum while older kids will understand why "if you love sports, you love math" all while being inspired by Virginia’s incredible sports history. Explore. Discover. Be Inspired. Come visit us on Homeschool Day!

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Homeschool Day !

October 6, 2016, 10:00am

Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum

One day. One price. Two museums. Double the educational fun. Join the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum and the Children’s Museum of Virginia on Thursday, October 6, 2016 for our Homeschool Day. For only $9 per person, home schoolers will receive admission to BOTH museums. This featured field trip takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and includes education programs and demonstrations at each site. The museums are located directly across High Street from each other, giving home schoolers flexibility to either spend the day exploring both museums! This special day is great for groups with children all different ages. Younger children may play on the fire truck and go bonkers for bubbles at the Children’s Museum while older kids will understand why "if you love sports, you love math" all while being inspired by Virginia’s incredible sports history. Explore. Discover. Be Inspired. Come visit us on Homeschool Day!

It is Finally Here!!

Opening Ceremony Night at the Museum is
Tonight
August 6th
6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Admission is $7 and discounts for Museum Members and Military!
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It's Almost Here!!! Come celebrate the start of the games with us! Crafts, competitions, prizes, physical challenges, and our special guest gold medalist LaTasha Colander Clark.

Opening Ceremony Night at the Museum!
August 6th from 6:00 pm -9:00 pm
$7 admission discounts for Members and Military
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Congratulation Kesha LuvbeingNaturalandfit McDuffie !!! You answer the Olympic Trivia question correctly! The answer is London, England!!

Because you answered correctly you get two FREE Tickets to our Opening Ceremony Night at the Museum event this Saturday from 6:00 pm-9:00 pm. We have a bunch of Olympic activities, crafts, challenges, and come meet our very special guest VSHF Inductee and Olympic Gold Medalist LaTasha Colander-Clark.

The two tickets will be waiting for you at the ticket box and can be picked up any day between 10:00 am-5:00 pm or the night of the event. Just give the ticket box staff your name!

Thank you for answering and we will see you on Saturday!!!
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Project Post-it Update! Picture one is last week and picture two is this week! Super thank you to every one that has come out and left a note and the Olympics haven't even started yet!

And to everyone else! Come on by the museum and leave a note for Team USA and be a part of our Project Post-it !
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This will be our final Olympic Trivia question before our Opening Ceremony Night at the Museum event on Saturday, so this is your last chance to win TWO FREE tickets to this Saturday's event. All you have to do is be the first to answer correctly in the comments below....

The question is....

Which city has hosted the Modern Olympics the most times??

And GO!
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5 More Days Until Opening Ceremony Night at the Museum!!
August 6, 2016 we will be open from 6:00 pm-9:00 pm and celebrating the start of the games with lots of games and activities. Admission is $7.00 and discounts for VSHFM Members and Military Families!
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Congratulations Tameka Riddick Blowe!!! For answering our trivia question correctly! And for that you have won two free tickets to our Opening Ceremony Night at the Museum event August 6th!

You can come pick up your tickets any day between now and August 6th at our ticket box between the hours of 10:00 and 5:00.

Nice job! and we will see you next Saturday!!
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Tameka Riddick BloweThanks!!!!

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Floyd KellerCongratulations Tameka Riddick Blowe !!!

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Derrick L. RiddickHey sis!!

11 months ago
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Delores CuffeyGreat Tameka! How are you doing?

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Congratulations Floyd Keller for winning two tickets to our Opening Ceremony Night at the Museum!

And so it's that time again.... TRIVIA TIME! be the first to answer to win TWO FREE tickets to Night at the Museum!

And here is your question....

This 2008 VSHF Inductee will be going to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio with hopes to bring home her fifth gold medal. Who is she? (Hint: three gold medals as a player, one was as a coach)
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Tameka Riddick BloweDawn Staley!

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Project Post-it has official began! We are getting ready for the start of the Olympics so stop on in and leave some well wishes for Team USA !! ... See moreSee less

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The countdown has begun! 12 days until our Night at the Museum Event!!! ... See moreSee less

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Our Education Department is looking for a fun, energetic and engaging person to join our Education Team!

The position is part-time and hours vary but we are very flexible. As part of the Education Department you will be teaching students and children that take field trips to the museum as well as travel to other schools as part of our outreach mission, so a valid drivers license is a must. In addition to teaching, the position will also assist with office tasks such as research, marketing, creating educational resources, program development, data entry and other various tasks that aid our education departments mission.

For a more detailed description or to learn about our Education Department you can visit our webpage www.vshfm.com or you can email me at trafnye@vshfm.com

If you feel you are the one we are looking for send a cover letter, resume and three references to trafnye@vshfm.com
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All right its that time again! TRIVIA TIME!

Be the first to answer the following Olympic Trivia question to win a pair of tickets to our Opening Ceremony Night at the Museum on August 6th starting at 6:00 pm. Oh! and did we tell you that 2014 VSHFM Inductee and Olympian LaTasha Colander Clark will be there with her gold medal??!!

And the question is....

How many Virginians will be representing Team USA in the 2016 Summer Olympics???.... and go!
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Floyd Keller12..... 13 if you count Gabby who they consider to be from Cali....... Grand Total of 16 if you also include the 3 from DC Did I Win ?!?!?! LOL

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Do you want to win two FREE admission tickets to our Night at the Museum Event on August 6th?

All you have to do is be the first person to PM us with the correct answer to the trivia question.... easy right?

And here it is.....

What sport will return to the Olympics after a 112 year absence?
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We are super excited to announce that our 2014 Virginia Sports Hall of Fame Inductee and Olympic Champion, LaTasha Colander Clark will be our guest speaker for our Opening Ceremony Night at the Museum Event! Here is your chance to meet and hear from one of Virginia's Olympic Champions!

Come visit August 6th from 6:00 pm- 9:00 pm for a night filled with Olympic Family Fun! Admission is $7 and discounts for museum members and military families.
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Leslie LivesayLatasha is An Absolutely Amazing, Mother, Daughter, Wife & Truly a Wonderful Friend. She Absolutely Deserves this. Congratulations Tasha. Loved growing up with you in School.

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Joel RubinShe is awesome with great Olympic stories.

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Jequan ParkerWow my Cuzin doing her dam. Thing

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Opening Ceremony Night at the Museum

August 6, 2016, 6:00pm

Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum

The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum is inviting you and your family out to spend the evening celebrating the start of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games! There will be something for your entire family, we will have arts and crafts stations and our "Around the World Basketball" Competition to our Family Olympic Games, with prizes and giveaways. Be sure not to miss out of this fun family event. Admission is $7, discounts for military families and museum members. Children under 2 are FREE!

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Opening Ceremony Night at the Museum

August 6, 2016, 6:00pm

Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum

The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum is inviting you and your family out to spend the evening celebrating the start of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games! There will be something for your entire family, we will have arts and crafts stations and our "Around the World Basketball" Competition to our Family Olympic Games, with prizes and giveaways. Be sure not to miss out of this fun family event. Admission is $7, discounts for military families and museum members. Children under 2 are FREE!

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