New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | February 26, 2017

Coming Events

Mardi Gras ball

Mardi Gras ball to support New Kent’s Humane Society is Saturday, Feb. 25, 7-11 p.m. at Providence Forge Recreation Center. Cost is $25/individual or $40/couple; call 966-7105 for information or to purchase tickets.

Pancake supper

Providence Forge Recreation Association annual pancake supper is Tuesday, Feb. 28, 5:30-7 p.m. at Providence Forge Recreation Center. Meals are $8/adult and $4/child.

New Kent Trojan Theatre

“Little Shop of Horrors” presented by New Kent Trojan Theatre in conjunction with the Trojan Marching Band is Mar. 9-11, 7 p.m. at New Kent High School. Visit for details.

New Kent EDA meets

New Kent Economic Development Authority meeting is Thursday, Mar. 16, 8:30 a.m. at New Kent County Visitors and Commerce Center.

Heritage Public Library

Yoga classes- Chair classes are held each Wednesday, 12 p.m., NK branch. Mat classes will be held on Feb. 7, 21, and 28 at 6:30 p.m. at NK branch. Cost is $5 for chair class and $10 for mat class.

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- Each Monday, 9:00 a.m. and 6 p.m., Wednesdays at 9 a.m.

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

All-Ages Bicycle Trailer- Each Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.

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

Body Sculpt- Each Thursday, 9 a.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