Barnes & Noble Bookfair & Homeschool Mini Conference

Join us anytime throughout the day for homeschooling information, encouragement and support!

Thursday, August  20, 2015  9:00am – 9:00pm

Barnes & Noble, 9 Market Place Dive, Augusta


Come to Barnes and Noble in Augusta anytime during store hours on August 20, 2015! Use HOME's Bookfair ID 11573227 to shop and support HOME while in the store on August 20 (or online between Augusta 20 and August 25). Use a Barnes & Noble Educator Discount Card, too, to receive a 20% discount.  


At the bottom of this page, download and print a flyer with event details, including a shopping voucher and HOME's bookfair ID number. Be sure to use the ID number when you shop in the store or online!! Almost everything in the store and online is an eligible bookfair purchase. Please share flyers with other homeschoolers, family members and friends who would like to support HOME! Funds raised will help HOME to sponsor FREE or low cost educational activities and field trips for homeschoolers throughout the year! 


Mini Conference Schedule of Events (All workshops are FREE and open to the public!)


9:00am - Welcome! 

10:00 - What is Homeschooling and How Do I Begin? Join us to learn more!

11:00 - Creating Homeschool Portfolios and Transcripts, Kathy Kearney, M. Ed, Maine Certified Teacher and Homeschool Leader

Noon - Cafe Lunch Break *

1:00 - Teaching Gifted Children at Home, Kathi Kearney

2:00pm - It's Okay to Let them Play, Raylene Hunt, Early Childhood Educator and Homeschool Leader

3:00 - Homeschooling Methods, Carolyn Simonds, Homeschool Leader

4:00 - Using "Living Books" to Teach, Carolyn Simonds

5:00 - Homeschool Family Night at the Cafe (Pizza, Soups and Sandwiches) *

6:00 - What is Homeschooling and How Do I Begin? Join us to learn more!

7:00 - Homeschooling Q & A with Homeschool Veterans  

8:00 - 9:00 - Coffee and Fellowship in the Cafe *


* Be sure to use the ID number in the Cafe, too!!

Barnes & Noble Book Fair ID and Flier
Please print to share with friends and to bring with you on the day of the event!
Bookfair-Flyer-with-Vouchers-Color 2015.
Microsoft Word Document [288.0 KB]

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