New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | November 14, 2019

Coming Events

Ruthville alumni meet

Ruthville/Charles City High School Alumni Association meeting is Monday, Nov. 18, 11 a.m., at Charles City Government and Administration building.

CC blood drive

Charles City blood drive is Thursday, Nov. 21, 2-7 p.m. at Chickahominy Tribal Center. Call 829-2027 to register.

Forge Foundation Feast

Tenth annual Forge Foundation Thanksgiving feast is Thursday, Nov. 28, 12 p.m.-4 p.m. For details, call Ron Stiers at 432-9696.

PF Christmas parade

Providence Forge Christmas parade is Sunday, Dec. 8, 2 p.m.

Heritage Public Library

From the Heart Stitchers- Monday, Nov. 18, 1 p.m., CC branch.

Board games- Tuesday, Nov. 19, 1 p.m., NK branch.

Book discussion- Thursday, Nov. 21, 1 p.m., CC branch. Book is “An Invisible Thread.”

Harry Potter Escape Room- Friday, Nov. 22, 5:30 p.m., NK branch; registration required.

Themed book discussion- Monday, Nov. 25, 1 p.m., CC branch. Animal book and create bird feeder; registration required.

Adult crafts-Tuesday, Nov. 26, 1 p.m., NK branch. Angel ornaments; registration required.

*In obersvance of Thanksgiving, Charles City’s branch will be closed Nov. 27-29, and New Kent’s branch will close at 3 p.m. on Nov. 27 and be closed Nov. 28-29.

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