The majority of BCHE events and activities are reserved for families who choose to join this homeschool organization, but we host some public events throughout the year. See below for details.

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Family Constitution Workshop

Please join us for this very relevant, interactive workshop on our Constitution, and the constitutional role of the courts--presented by Blackstone Institute!

October 13, 2018

10:00am - 12:00pm



Safety City is a right-of-passage event for THIRD grade age students in the Big Country! Abilene firefighters and police officers will teach them about fire, traffic, bike, and pedestrian safety at the kid-sized city built just for that purpose. This event is open and offered at no charge to all area homeschooled THIRD graders (only), but you MUST be registered to attend. Click for more info and to register.

Image result for more booksBCHE Used Book, Curriculum, AND Homemade SALE!!

Are your kiddos ready for new books? Want to sell last year's curriculum to help fund this year's purchases? The new school year is coming fast! Make room on your shelves for new curriculum by joining the BCHE Used Book & Curriculum Sale!

We're adding a new section this year: homemade products! While the books and curriculum will still be sold in a consignment format (see below), those wishing to sell HOMEMADE ITEMS (baked goods, crafts, jewelry, etc) may purchase table space just for that purpose!

May 31st

Elmwood West UMC

1:00pm - 4:00pm

No cost to SHOP. Register as a SELLER.

FMI and to Register as a SELLER







Project Fair

Info Meetings & Mentoring



Homeschool Conference

&  Vendor Fair

Come spend a whole day playing Legos with us! We have building races, contests, crafts, and more...all with Legos! This is open to the public for an entry fee; free for BCHE members. Click for details and registration. Lego Day 2018 will be held on August 4th.

We have an annual Science & History Project Fair each spring that is open to all area homeschoolers. This is open to homeschooled students, ages 5-19. Once the event is posted and you register your student, you'll receive the list of either Science Project guidelines, or History Project guidelines, per your choice. Watch this page for details, or email 

We have regularly scheduled monthly meetings for parents, and frequently meet with potential homeschoolers at their request. We also host Homeschool 101 meetings once or twice per year.

Each summer, we bring speakers and vendors to Abilene for the benefit of home educating families throughout this area. Email for more information.

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