New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | January 23, 2019

Coming Events

MLK Day Jr. celebration

Birthday celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. is Monday, Jan. 21, 11 a.m. at Charles City High School auditorium; sponsored by Charles City NAACP.

NKSO rabies clinic

New Kent Sheriff’s Office rabies clinic is Saturday, Jan. 26, 8:30-11:30 a.m. in courthouse parking lot; $8 per vaccination.

CCHS Youth Summit

Charles City High School Youth Summit is Saturday, Jan. 26, 11:30 a.m. at Samaria Baptist Church.

Heritage Public Library

Winnie the Pooh story time- Friday, Jan. 18, 10 a.m., NK branch.

Makerspace- Saturday, Jan. 19, 10:30 a.m., NK branch; registration required.

Adult crafts- Tuesday, Jan. 22, NK branch. T-shirts; registration required.

Heritage Public Library will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

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.

Fitness Warriors- Each Wednesday, 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