New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | October 16, 2019

Coming Events

Providence Forge Hardware Festival

Providence Forge Hardware Fall Festival is Saturday, Oct. 19, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Bounce house, chili cook-off, more; call 966-9076 for information.

George W. Watkins alumni meet

George W. Watkins Alumni meeting and New Kent training school is Saturday, Oct. 19, 3 p.m., at George Watkins Elementary School.

‘Roar and Soar’ show

Second annual New Kent County ‘Roar and Soar’ car and aircraft show is Saturday, Oct. 26, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission.

Heritage Public Library

Movie night- Friday, Oct. 18, 5:30 p.m., CC branch.

From the Heart Stitchers- Monday, Oct. 21, 1 p.m., NK branch.

Halloween party- Friday, Oct. 25, 6 p.m., NK branch.

Themed book discussion- Monday, Oct. 28, 1 p.m., CC branch; books on food.

Pre-School Story Time- Mondays 10:30 a.m. CC branch; Fridays 10 in NK branch.

Resume’ Assistance- Help with resumes, online job search, applications. Call 966-2480 (NK) or 652-2450 (CC) for appointments.

Homework help sessions- Monday and Thursday, 4-6 p.m., CC branch and Monday and Tuesday, 4-6 p.m. NK branch; registration required.

For more information or to register for any of the above, call 966-2480 (NK) or 652-2450 (CC). Info also available at

Charles City Parks and Recreation

Level One Plus Mat Yoga- Each Monday, 8 a.m.

Beginners Mat Yoga- Each Monday and Wednesday, 9 a.m.

Chair Yoga- Each Monday and Wednesday, 10 a.m.

All levels Mat Yoga- Monday, 6 p.m.

Gentle Cardio- Each Tuesday, 9 a.m.

Muscle Conditioning- Each Tuesday, 10 a.m.

Body Sculpt- Each Thursday, 9 a.m.

Fitness Warriors- Each Thursday, 6:30 p.m.

Senior Café- Open Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

For information, or to sign up for any of the above, call 652-1602 or email Kimberly Barrow at