New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | August 19, 2017

Coming Events

CCRHS Health Fair barbecue

Charles City Regional Health Services health fair and barbecue is Thursday, Aug. 17, 3-5 p.m. at the health center, 9950 Courthouse Road. Event in conjunction with National Health Care Week, Aug. 13-19.

‘Bridges of Change’ fundraiser

‘Bridges of Change’ fundraiser to support fund for emergency shelter is Saturday, Aug. 26, 11 a.m.-8 p.m., at Colonial Kitchen. Cornhole tournament, local celebrity waiters, more; contact Shawna Gray at for details.

Charles City county fair

Charles City’s county fair is Sept. 8-10, with opening ceremonies on Saturday, Sept. 9. Vendors currently being accepted; call 652-4743 for details.

NK Woman’s Club meets

New Kent Woman’s Club meeting is Tuesday, Sept. 12, 7 p.m. at Providence Forge Presbyterian Church. Call 397-9883 for information.

Heritage Public Library

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 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 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