New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | May 27, 2018

Coming Events

Green vs. NK anniversary

Panel discussion on “Civil Rights in the 21st Century and Beyond” is Sunday, May 27, 2-5 p.m. Visit for more information.

CC Committee on Aging picnic

Charles City Committee on the Aging annual picnic is Wednesday, June 6, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Harrison Park.

‘Strides for Schools’ run

“Strides for School” one-mile fun run and 5K is Saturday, June 9, 8 a.m. at Brickshire playground. Contact Debbie Richards at 703-475-0080 for registration information.

Google business seminar

Google business seminar sponsored by the New Kent Economic Development Authority is Thursday, June 14, 7:30-8:30 a.m. at the county administrative building. For information, contact Matthew Smolnik at 966-9603.

Heritage Public Library

Adult crafts- Sunday, May 27, 1 p.m., NK branch.

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

Mat Yoga (experienced)- Each Monday, 8 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Mat Yoga- Each Monday, 9:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Wednesdays at 9 a.m.

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

Gentle Cardio- Each Tuesday, 9 a.m.

Muscle Conditioning- Each Tuesday, 10 a.m

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

Body Sculpt- Each Thursday, 9 a.m.

Zumba Gold- 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