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    Two Days and Counting!

    The excitement is building! We have vendors and speakers heading to the eastern panhandle of West Virginia to participate in our second annual Tri-State Homeschool Conference. There are volunteers getting ready to help set up the venue space and used curriculum sale, decorate and get things ready for Saturday. Before the excitement of the day, our leadership would like to share with you some of their memories of last year, anticipation for this year, and desire to help other families with their homeschool journey. Samantha Spitzer My favorite memory of TSHSC 2022 was standing in the foyer in the first hour of the conference and watching attendees discussing with each…

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    It’s just around the corner!

    We have 8 days until the Conference!   A year and a half ago, I sat at a table with several other women listening to Samantha’s passion and dream of a local homeschool conference, never thinking that I would be sitting here today in the final stages of preparation for our second conference.  And yet, here we are.   To say it’s been a long journey is an understatement.  Lots of prayer, meetings, planning, work, and dedication go to these events, and on top of that, we all juggle multiple responsibilities, like all moms do.  As a group, we have dealt with job loss, death of a loved one, family issues, and…

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    Five Tips for Curriculum Shopping with the TSHS Conference Vendors

    We have been highlighting Conference speakers for quite a while, but let’s focus on vendors! Our vendor hall will be packed out with vendors from all over the east coast! Some coming from as far away as Ohio and Kentucky! If you’ve never been to a homeschool curriculum fair, here are some words of wisdom. Keep an eye out for the Curriculum Techs wearing white coats who will be milling around the vendor hall and the used curriculum sale. They will be able to answer questions and offer ideas for your individual situation. If you plan on purchasing books, bring a roll cart! They get heavy quick! (Ask me how…

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    Used Curriculum Sale

    Holy moly, we have two weeks to go!!!! Speakers are prepping, vendors are packing, and we have a plethora of used curriculum making its way to the Conference ready to be loved and used again! If you have curriculum sitting around the house that you no longer need for your family, there is still time to participate. If you would like to submit curriculum for the sale, please register here. The used curriculum sale has gotten so big, we have separated it from the vendor hall this year! You don’t want to miss this! You must register for the Conference to attend. If you haven’t registered, here’s the Conference Registration…

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    Four Weeks Until Conference!

    Tri-State Homeschool Conference Committee is proud to present to you the lineup for speakers and workshops for all five sessions that will be presented throughout the day on April 22, 2023. If you have high schoolers in your house, we have sessions for you!!! If you have special needs children, we have seasoned educators with knowledge and resources!! If you are brand new and kind of freaking out because you want to make sure you do it right, we got you covered!!! If you need encouragement and a place to breathe, this is the place for you! Our sessions are pretty locked in, but there may be a few tweaks…

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    2023 TSHS Conference Registration is open!

    The second Tri-State Homeschool Conference is rapidly approaching.   We are working diligently to ensure that this year’s conference is better than last year!   Our goal is to make it even more informative and beneficial to homeschool parents.  We are working with great speakers and vendors, both new ones and also a lot of faces you will recognize from last year.    The good news is that winter registration is open now!  We are offering an early bird registration for $35 for the next two weeks, through February 2, 2023.   For this amazing price, you will get five incredible sessions with multiple seasoned homeschool parents and advocates who will share…

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    Volunteers needed!

    WE NEED YOU! Hey everyone, Laura here! I cannot begin to tell you how excited I am for the upcoming 2023 Tri-State Homeschool Conference! I feel so blessed to get to work on the behind the scenes prep work with the ladies that make up the TSHSC committee. We have all been busy getting all of the puzzle pieces into place to make this year’s conference a fantastic one! We hope that each attendee leaves feeling encouraged and energized to continue or start their homeschooling journey! There are so many working details and here is where you come in, (aside from attending the conference that is!!) we need volunteers! Volunteers…

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    100 Days!

    The countdown is on! It’s hard to believe that we have 100 days until our 2023 Tri-State Homeschool Conference. Part of me is thrilled with the possibilities – networking, encouraging, gaining insight, increasing knowledge, and part of me is trying not to worry about all the specifics – acquiring speakers and vendors, setting a schedule, making decisions, ironing out the schedule, and paying attention to the details. So, while we work on this end making sure to do everything possible to make this year even better than last, here’s a few things you can do: 1. SHARE. Will you please talk to others about the Tri-State Homeschool Conference and share…

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    New Year, Big Announcement

    Friends, it is the announcement you have been waiting for! The Tri-State Homeschool Conference will be Saturday, April 22, 2023! It will be held at Fellowship Bible Church located at 160 Daniel Rd, Shenandoah Junction, West Virginia 25442. We have been very busy planning this event, and as we add amazing speakers and vendors to the line-up we will share that with you. Make sure you are following us on social media for updates! Last year was our first conference and we had such a wonderful time. We met people from all over the region. They came to learn and grow and be encouraged. It was so refreshing to meet…