New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | January 27, 2023

Coming Events

CC Parks and Recreation

Senior Morning Walkers- Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8:30 a.m.

Mat Yoga- Each Monday, 9 a.m.

Chair Yoga- Each Monday, 10 a.m.

Muscle Conditioning- Each Tuesday, 9 a.m.

Gentle Cardio- Each Tuesday, 10 a.m.

Snatched Fitness Camp- Each Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.

For more information, call 652-1601 or visit

NK Parks and Recreation

For more information, call 804-966-8502.

Heritage Public Library


“Anything Goes” book group- Friday, Jan. 27, 4 p.m., NK branch. For grade 10-12. (H)

VMFA Chinese calligraphy- Tuesday, Jan. 31, 1 p.m., NK branch; for ages 16 and up; registration required.

“DIY Gnome” adult and teens craft- Tuesday, Jan. 31, 6 p.m., NK branch.

“Loom Knitting”- Wednesday, Feb. 1 p.m., CC branch, and Tuesday, Feb. 7, 6 p.m., NK branch; registration required.

Paws to Read- Thursday, Feb. 2, 6 p.m., CC branch and Tuesday, Feb. 14, 6 p.m., NK branch; registration required.

Monster Readers book group- Friday, Feb. 3, 4 p.m., NK branch. For grades 3-5. (H)

Chapters and Crafters- Book group and crafting session is Thursday, Feb. 9, 4 p.m., CC branch, and Friday, Feb. 24, 4 p.m., NK branch. For grades 7-12; registration required.

Mario Kart free play- Thursday, Feb. 9, 5 p.m., CC branch; registration required.

Pop-in paper crafts- Saturday, Feb. 11, 2 p.m, NK branch and Monday, Feb. 13, 4 p.m., CC branch.

Table games- Tuesday, Feb. 14, 1 p.m., CC branch.

Second Tuesday book discussion- Feb. 14, 2 p.m., NK branch. Book is “The Thread Collectors” by Shaunna J. Edwards.

Teen Advisory Board- Tuesday, Feb. 14, 7 p.m., NK branch. For grades 6-12.

Stitching in the Stacks- Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2 p.m., CC branch.

Creative writing for adults- Wednesday, Feb. 15, 5 p.m., NK branch.

LEGO robotics- Thursday, Feb. 16, 4 p.m., CC branch, and Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2 and 4 p.m., NK branch. For grades three and up; registration required.

Preschool story time- Tuesday, Feb. 28, 5:30 p.m., NK branch.

Both branches of Heritage Public Library will be closed on Monday, Feb. 20, in observance of President’s Day.

For more information and registration, visit or call 966-2480.