New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | September 25, 2018

Coming Events

Forest landowner’s retreat

Virginia Beginning Forest Landowner’s weekend retreat is Sept. 21-23 at New Kent Forestry Center. Call 540-231-6391 or email to register.

Charles City blood drive

Charles City blood drive is Thursday, Sept. 27, 1-7 p.m., at Samaria Baptist Church.

‘Veterans in the Vineyard’

Fourth annual “Veterans in the Vineyard” salute to service men and women is Saturday, Oct. 6, at Gauthier Vineyards in Barhamsville. Free, but donations accepted.

Heritage Public Library

Big Yellow Bus Storytime- Friday, Sept. 21, 10 a.m.

Movie night- Friday, Sept. 28, 5 p.m., NK branch; movie is “A Wrinkle in Time.”

Soap making workshop- Saturday, Sept. 29, 11 a.m., for ages 16 and up.

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