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Heritage Public Library
6125D Chesapeake Circle (Near Dairy Queen on Rt. 155)
Mon: 10 am to 8 pm
Tues: 10 am to 8 pm
Wed: 10 am to 6 pm
Thurs: Closed
Fri: 9 am to 5 pm
Sat: 10 am to 2 pm
Sun: Closed
Phone: 804 966-2480
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New Kent Parks & Recreation Department 
Business Hours: Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4:30 pm.
Office: 804-966-8502 or
757-564-3480
Fax: 804-966-8562 
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NK Voter Registration
Social Services Building
Monday - Friday
8 am to 4:30 pm
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New Kent Historical Society
open every Monday from 10 am to 2 pm at the old jail at New Kent Courthouse.
Contact LaVonne, "The Jailor", at lavonne@newkenthistoricalsoc.com to arrange a visit at other times.

 

 

 

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Email your events to strantrout@newkent.net  

NK Girls Softball League plays at Hawkins Field in Woodhaven Shores. Map

Chickahominy Lake Bass Tournaments at Eagle's Landing and Ed Allen's Boats and Bait 

December 7, 8, 9 Christmas Drive Through Nativity 6:30 to 8:00 pm at Liberty Baptist Church on Rt. 60 in Lanexa. You will travel through twelve scenes depicting the birth of Jesus and more. There will be real actors, actresses, animals and outstanding scenery. Come and experience the creation of God, the birth of Jesus, and the resurrection. Free.  Everyone is invited.  For more information call 966-2659.

December 7 to 14 Quinton Volunteer Fire/EMS (Fire Company 2) Santa Run  Santa will ride on a fire engine and tour the Western part of New Kent County. (Rain Dates Dec 15, 16.)

 December 9 to 15 Providence Forge Volunteer Fire & Rescue (Fire Company 1) Santa Run  Santa will ride on a fire engine and tour the Eastern part of New Kent County.

December 9 Christmas Recreational Bingo  11 am at the Parks and Rec Classroom.  For ages 55+.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  RSVP by December 7.  For more information or to register call 966-8502.

December 10 Open House at Gracefield Hall 3 to 7 pm at Gracefield Hall Bed & Breakfast, 3351 Mt. Pleasant Rd, Providence Forge 23140.

December 10 Holiday Tacky Light Tour Leave from Quinton Park at 5 pm (arrive by 4:45 pm) Return approximately 9 pm.  Ages 8+.  Cost $20 to $35.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  For more information call 966-8502.

December 11 Donut Sale and Christmas Parade 8 am at Cornerstone Thrift Store in Providence Forge. Sponsored by New Hope Church.   For more information call 840-7937.

December 11 Providence Forge Christmas Parade 2 pm Along Rt. 60 (Pocahontas Highway) in Providence from Carriage Road to Olivet Church Road.  Some traffic will be diverted.

December 11 "Joy" Christmas Cantata 6:30pm at Providence Forge Presbyterian Church, 9310 Townsend Rd.  For more information call 966-2079.

December 13 Interstate 64 Widening Public Hearing 5:30 to 7:30 pm at Varina Area Library, 1875 New Market Rd., Henrico, VA 23231.  Find out about the proposed widening of Interstate 64 from Interstate 295 (mile marker 200) to Bottoms Bridge (mile marker 205)

December 14 Blood Drive 3 to 8 pm at the Quinton Community Center (3041 New Kent Highway, Quinton, VA 23141) on Rt. 249.  Sponsored by the Providence Forge Ruritan Club and Virginia Blood Services.  Walk ins welcome.  For more information or to make a reservation see www.vadonor.org and type in the sponsor code "nkruritan"  For more information call Alan Files at 400-8148.

December 15 Santa's Calling  5:30 to 8:30 pm  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  For more information call 966-8502.

December 16 "The Muppet Christmas Carol" 6 pm at Heritage Public Library, New Kent Branch, 6125D Chesapeake Circle (Near Dairy Queen on Rt. 155)  Crafts, Pizza and treats.  For more information call 804 966-2480.

December 16 Buzz Picasso Paint Night 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Quinton Community Center on New Kent Hwy.  Cost: $25.  Register online at www.buzzpicasso.com.  Visit Buzz Picasso on Facebook to see featured paintings. Other dates in 2017: January 20, February 17, March 17.

December 16 Christmas Service and Party 7 pm at New Hope Church, 6475 Parrish Rd., Providence Forge, VA. 23140.  For more information call 840-7937.

December 18 Christmas Cantata "One Small Child" 6 pm at Hopewell Baptist Church, 5061 Hopewell Road, New Kent, VA 23124, 804 932-4906.

December 19 Last Day that the New Kent Historical Society History Center will be Open Until Spring  The New Kent History Center at the old jail at New Kent Courthouse is open every Monday from 10 am to 2 pm for research.  It will be closed for the Winter months and will open again on Monday, March 6, 2017. 

December 23 "12 Symbols of Christmas" 7 pm at New Hope Church, 6475 Parrish Rd., Providence Forge, VA. 23140.  For more information call 840-7937.

December 24 Vigil Mass of Christmas 3 pm and 5 pm at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 2631 Pocahontas Trail, Quinton, VA 23141.  For more information call 804 932-4125

December 24 Christmas Eve Service 5 pm and 11 pm at St. Peter's Parish Church (Episcopal), 8400 St. Peters Lane, Quinton, VA 23141.  For more information call 804 932-4846.

December 24 Olivet Christmas Eve Service 5 pm at Olivet Church, on Olivet Church Rd. (Rt. 618) Sponsored by Providence Forge Presbyterian Church  For more information call 966-2079.

December 24 Christmas Eve Service 5 pm Kentwood Heights Baptist Church, 2607 New Kent Highway, Rt. 249 in Quinton. For more information call 804-932-5370.

December 24 Christmas Eve Family Worship Service 5:30 pm at Providence United Methodist Church, 4001 New Kent Highway (Rt. 249)  For more information call 932-4973.

December 24 Christmas Eve Service 7 to 8:30 pm at New Kent Christian Center, 9660 Tunstall Rd., New Kent VA 23124. For more information call 804 557-3323. 

December 25 Merry Christmas!

December 31 Vigil Mass of Mary 3 pm and 5 pm at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 2631 Pocahontas Trail, Quinton, VA 23141.  For more information call 804 932-4125

2017

January 1 Happy New Year!

January 6 Winter Senior Adult Social  noon to 2 pm at the Quinton Community Center on Rt. 249.  For ages 55+.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  $10 per person or $15 per couple.  RSVP by Dec 19. For more information call 966-8502.

January 13 Recreational Bingo  1 to 2:30 pm at the Quinton Community Center on Rt. 249.  For ages 55+.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  $2 for residents; $3 for non residents.  For more information call 966-8502. More dates: Feb 10, March 10, April 14.

January 20 Buzz Picasso Paint Night 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Quinton Community Center on New Kent Hwy.  Cost: $25.  Register online at www.buzzpicasso.com.  Visit Buzz Picasso on Facebook to see featured paintings. Other dates: February 17, March 17.

January 21 Youth Sports Expo 10 am to 1 pm at the Historic New Kent School Gym Lobby and Parks and Recreation office.  Learn about and sign up for New Kent Sports. Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  For more information call 966-8502.

January 24 Community Coffee, Chats & Games 9:30 to 11 am at the Parks and Rec Classroom.  For ages 55+.  Community speakers, coffee, snacks, and games.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  RSVP.  For more information or to register call 966-8502. Other dates:  February 28.

January 31 Dog Licenses are due For more information contact the New Kent Treasurer's Office.

February 10 Recreational Bingo  1 to 2:30 pm at the Quinton Community Center on Rt. 249.  For ages 55+.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  $2 for residents; $3 for non residents.  For more information call 966-8502. More dates: March 10, April 14.

February 10 Daddy-Daughter Dance at the Quinton Community Center ages Ages 4-11.  $15 for Dad & Daughter.  $5 for each add'l girl.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.

February 17 Buzz Picasso Paint Night 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Quinton Community Center on New Kent Hwy.  Cost: $25.  Register online at www.buzzpicasso.com.  Visit Buzz Picasso on Facebook to see featured paintings. Other dates: March 17.

February 28 Community Coffee, Chats & Games 9:30 to 11 am at the Parks and Rec Classroom.  For ages 55+.  Community speakers, coffee, snacks, and games.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  RSVP.  For more information or to register call 966-8502.

March 6 Official Opening of the New Kent Historical Society History Center  The New Kent History Center at the old jail at New Kent Courthouse is open every Monday from 10 am to 2 pm for research.  It will remain open each Monday until December 2017.

March 10 Recreational Bingo  1 to 2:30 pm at the Quinton Community Center on Rt. 249.  For ages 55+.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  $2 for residents; $3 for non residents.  For more information call 966-8502. More dates: April 14.

March 12 Daylight Savings Time Begins Set your clocks forward one hour.   At 2 am on Sunday set your clocks forward to 3 am.  US Daylight Savings runs from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November.

March 17 Buzz Picasso Paint Night 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Quinton Community Center on New Kent Hwy.  Cost: $25.  Register online at www.buzzpicasso.com.  Visit Buzz Picasso on Facebook to see featured paintings.

March 31 Preschool Easter Egg Hunt 10:30 to 1130 am at Quinton Park. For One to Five year olds. RSVP requested by March 14 to 966-8502. Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.

April 14 Recreational Bingo  1 to 2:30 pm at the Quinton Community Center on Rt. 249.  For ages 55+.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  $2 for residents; $3 for non residents.  For more information call 966-8502.

April 16 Easter Sunday

April 22 All American Muscle Car Celebration 11 am to 4 pm at New Kent Vineyards, just north of  Interstate 64 on Rt. 106. 200+ Classic & Contemporary Muscle Cars & Trucks - Sports Cars - Customs - Street Rods.  Plus Car Corral (Vehicles for Sale), Wine, Food, Parts Vendors, Rock N' Roll, Silent Auction.  Proceeds benefit the Families of the Wounded Fund.  Sponsored by the Rotary Club of New Kent.

May 29 Memorial Day

June 13 Primary (if held)

June 16 Last Day of School

August 11, 12, 13 New Kent County Fair  at New Kent High School Friday, Aug 11: 5 - 9pm; Saturday, Aug 12: 9am- 8pm; Sunday, Aug 13: noon - 6pm.

September 4 Labor Day

November 5 End of Daylight Savings Time Set your clocks back one hour.  At 2 am on Sunday set your clocks back to 1 am.  US Daylight Savings runs from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November. 

November 7 General Election All voting polls will be open from 6 am to 7 pm.

November 11 New Kent Middle School Veterans Day Tribute  9 am.  Reception for veterans begins at 8:30 am.  Open to the public. All veterans are especially invited.

 

November 23 Thanksgiving Day

December 25 Merry Christmas!

2018

January 1 Happy New Year!

March 11 Daylight Savings Time Begins Set your clocks forward one hour.  At 2 am on Sunday set your clocks forward to 3 am.  US Daylight Savings runs from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November.

April 1 Easter Sunday

May 27 Memorial Day

September 3 Labor Day

November 4 End of Daylight Savings Time Set your clocks back one hour.  At 2 am on Sunday set your clocks back to 1 am.  US Daylight Savings runs from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November. 

November 6 General Election All voting polls will be open from 6 am to 7 pm.

November 11 New Kent Middle School Veterans Day Tribute  9 am.  Reception for veterans begins at 8:30 am.  Open to the public. All veterans are especially invited.

 

November 22 Thanksgiving Day

December 25 Merry Christmas!

2019

January 1 Happy New Year!

March 10 Daylight Savings Time Begins Set your clocks forward one hour.  At 2 am on Sunday set your clocks forward to 3 am.  US Daylight Savings runs from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November.

April 21 Easter Sunday

May 28 Memorial Day

September 2 Labor Day

November 3 End of Daylight Savings Time Set your clocks back one hour.  At 2 am on Sunday set your clocks back to 1 am.  US Daylight Savings runs from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November. 

November 5 General Election All voting polls will be open from 6 am to 7 pm.

November 11 New Kent Middle School Veterans Day Tribute  9 am.  Reception for veterans begins at 8:30 am.  Open to the public. All veterans are especially invited.

 

November 28 Thanksgiving Day

December 25 Merry Christmas!

2020

January 1 Happy New Year!

March 8 Daylight Savings Time Begins Set your clocks forward one hour.  At 2 am on Sunday set your clocks forward to 3 am.  US Daylight Savings runs from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November.

April 12 Easter Sunday

May 25 Memorial Day

September 7 Labor Day

November 1 End of Daylight Savings Time Set your clocks back one hour.  At 2 am on Sunday set your clocks back to 1 am.  US Daylight Savings runs from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November. 

November 3 General Election All voting polls will be open from 6 am to 7 pm.

November 11 New Kent Middle School Veterans Day Tribute  9 am.  Reception for veterans begins at 8:30 am.  Open to the public. All veterans are especially invited.

 

November 26 Thanksgiving Day

December 25 Merry Christmas!

 

 

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