PAST CALENDAR EVENTS 2015
NEW KENT COUNTY, VIRGINIA
 

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2015

January 1 Happy New Year!

January 1 First Chili Day of the Year Cook-Off noon to 4 pm at the Providence Forge Recreation Center on Carriage Road. Enter your best chili.  (Entry fee $5.  Arrive by 11:30 am) Prizes, football, food and more.  Free Admission. For more information contact Richard at 966-2550.

January 9 Winter Senior Adult Social  noon to 2 pm at the Quinton Community Center on Rt. 249.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  $8 per person or $15 per couple.  RSVP by Dec 19. For more information call 966-8502.

January 11 Gospel Sing Out and Soup Day 3 pm at Mount Nebo Baptist Church, Mt. Nebo Rd., Barhamsville.

January 16 Wine and Dine at the New Kent Winery 5 to 8 pm at the winery in Talleysville.  Singer and acoustic musician Chris Adams.  For more information see New Kent Winery or call 804-932-8240.

January 17 Winnie the Pooh's Winter Wonderland 10:30 am at Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  Story Teller: Denise Bennett.  For more information or to register call the library at 966-2480.

January 20 Book Club for Emergent Readers 4 to 4:45 pm at Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  Registration required.  For more information or to register call the library at 966-2480.

January 20 New Kent Chamber of Commerce Meeting 6:30 pm at the New Kent Visitors and Commerce Center on Rt. 106 at Interstate 64 Exit 211. (Time and location may change.) Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

January 22 New Kent Board of Supervisors Town Hall Meeting 6:30 to 8 pm in the auditorium of New Kent High School Auditorium, 7365  Egypt Rd.  This will give an opportunity for New Kent citizens to voice their concerns.

January 24 Youth Sports Expo 10 am to 2 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 29 New Kent County Fair Association Planning Meeting 7 pm at the New Covenant Community Church at Rock Creek Villa Corner, 3215 Rock Creek Villa Drive, Suite G (Second Floor), at the corner of Rt. 60 and Longview Drive in Quinton. 

January 31 Rabies Clinic 8:30 to 11:30 am at the New Kent Courthouse Parking Lot.  Dogs and cats are welcome.  $8 per vaccination, cash only.  The New Kent Treasurer's Office will be open to sell 2014 dog licenses. Sponsored by New Kent Sheriff's Office Animal Control.  For more information call 804-966-9500.

February 4 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.

February 7 Providence Forge Ruritan Brunswick Stew Sale 9:30 am to 3:30 pm at C&F Bank in Providence Forge, Sandston Cleaners, Norm Thomsen's Yard Sale in Brickshire, and the Providence Forge Recreation Center on Carriage Road.  Virginia State Fair Award Winning Brunswick Stew Recipe.  $8 per Quart.  Get advance tickets from any Providence Forge Ruritan Club member or call 804-966-2615.

February 7 Annual Valentine Banquet and Talent Show 5:30 pm at Emmaus Baptist Church, 6700 Emmaus Church Road (Rt. 106)   No Charge for the dinner and talent show.  For more information call 804-966-5238.

February 10 New Kent Civic League Meeting 6:30 pm at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 14410 Rockahock Road, Lanexa, VA 23089.  For more information call 966-2643 at 932-2829.

February 12 New Kent County Fair Association Planning Meeting 7 pm at the New Kent Administration Building at New Kent Courthouse.

February 13 Valentine's Banquet 7 pm at New Elam Baptist Church, 8101 Cumberland Road, New Kent, VA 23124 with Pastor R. V. Sykes of Rising Mt. ion Baptist Church as guest speaker.  $50 per couple or $25 each.

February 13 Daddy-Daughter Dance at the Quinton Community Center ages Ages 4-6 from 6 pm to 7:30 pm; ages 7-10 from 7:30 to 9 pm.  Fee: $12 for dad and one daughter plus $3 for each additional girl. Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.

February 14 Race for the Chocolate 10K 7 5K Run 9 am to noon at the New Kent Winery in Talleysville.  Wine Chocolate & Roses.  For more information see New Kent Winery or call 804-932-8240.

February 17 Fat Tuesday Pancake Supper CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER 5:30 to 7 pm at the Providence Forge Recreation Center on Carriage Road.  Adults: $6, Children: $3.  Please RSVP to Debbie Ivey at 804-966-5870 or Tammy Stiers at 804-307-0727 or email Ron@ronstieers.com    

February 17 New Kent Chamber of Commerce Business Forum POSTPONED TO FEB 24  6:30 pm at the Saudé Creek Vineyards, 16230 Cooks Mill Road  Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.  Free and open to the public. RSVP to 804-432-9696 or ron@ronstiers.com 

February 21 Pruning Clinic 10 am to noon at the New Kent Extension Office, beside the 1930 School.  Master Gardeners will teach proper pruning techniques. Hands-on pruning demonstrations will cover landscape trees and shrubs...plus...tools, sharpening & safety, and educational publications. The program is free.  To reserve your spot by Feb 18 or for more information contact The New Kent Virginia Cooperative Extension Office at 804-966-9645 or email marci4@vt.edu

February 21 Virginia Wine Country Excursion & Lunch 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Tickets include a private tour of the winery hosted by the owners, a phenomenal four-course lunch catered by Mosaic and paired with the remarkable wines of New Kent Winery, and entrance to the Virginia Wine Expo’s Saturday Walk-Around Grand Tasting at the Greater Richmond Convention Center.  For more information see New Kent Winery or call 804-932-8240.

February 21 Buc Bash Chili Cook-Off 11 am to 3 pm at the New Kent Parks and Recreation gymnasium at the 1930 school at New Kent Courthouse. Sponsored by the Bay Rivers Buccaneers.  Best chili contest, games prizes and more.  For more information call 400-3687. 

February 23 Pot Luck Bingo 11 am to 1 pm at the Parks and Rec classroom at the 1930 New Kent School at New Kent Courthouse.  Bring pot item for lunch.  For ages 55 and up.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  For more information call 966-8502.

February 24 New Kent Chamber of Commerce Business Forum   6:30 pm at the Saudé Creek Vineyards, 16230 Cooks Mill Road  Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.  Free and open to the public. RSVP to 804-432-9696 or ron@ronstiers.com POSTPONED FROM FEB 17

February 26 New Kent Winery Cooking Class Noon to 2 pm at the Winery.  Chef Jordan Cregger with Richmond's Mosaic Catering + Events will provide recipes and cooking demonstrations for four gourmet courses, each course specially paired with a glass of New Kent Winery wine.  Classes are $60 per person. Call 932-8240 to make reservations. POSTPONED TO MARCH 5

February 26 New Kent County Fair Association Planning Meeting 7 pm at the New Kent Administration Building at New Kent Courthouse.

February 28 Annual Black Heritage Breakfast 8:30 am at Second Elam Baptist Church, 15601 Cooks Mills Road, Lanexa, VA 23089, with  Charmaine Crowell-White as guest. For more information call 804 966-7011.

February 28 Kenny Dill's Famous Brunswick Stew 1 pm at the Mann Page Masonic Lodge Number 157, 9001 Boulevard Rd. in Providence Forge.  $8 per quart.  For more information call 804 966-1266.

March 1 New Kent Historical Society Meeting CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER  2:30 pm at the Historic Courthouse at New Kent. Speaker: Scott McPhail, author of numerous articles on New Kent History.

March 2 The New Kent Historical Society's Research Center CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER at the old jail, located at 12007 Courthouse Circle in New Kent, will begin opening on Mondays. Contact LaVonne, "The Jailor", at lavonne@newkenthistoricalsoc.com, to arrange a visit or for research questions. THE JAIL IS NOW SCHEDULED TO OPEN ON MARCH 9.

March 5 New Kent Winery Cooking Class Noon to 2 pm at the Winery.  Chef Jordan Cregger with Richmond's Mosaic Catering + Events will provide recipes and cooking demonstrations for four gourmet courses, each course specially paired with a glass of New Kent Winery wine.  Classes are $60 per person. Call 932-8240 to make reservations. POSTPONED FROM FEBRUARY 26

March 6 Celebrate Dr. Seuss 10 am at Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  For more information or to register call the library at 966-2480.

March 6 The Attic 7:30 pm at Emmaus Baptist Church, 6700 Emmaus Church Road (Rt. 106)  For area teens ages 6 to 12.   Guest speaker is Dr. Kevin Brown of Samaria Baptist Church in Charles City County on the theme "Divergent."  For more information call 804-966-5238.

March 6 & 7 Children's Consignment Sale March 6: 11 am to 7 pm, March 7: 8 am to noon at King of Glory Lutheran Church, 9120 Pocahontas Trail (behind the Food Lion Shopping Center) in Providence Forge, VA 23140. Consignors must register by Feb 20. For more information for consignment registration call 757-784-3524.

March 7 Providence Forge Presbyterian Church Yard and Bake Sale 8 am to noon at the Church at 9310 Townsend Rd.  Sponsored by the Youth of the Church. Rain or Shine.  For more information call 966-2079.

March 7 New Kent Educational Foundation and Rotary Club of West Point Basketball Tourney 8:30 am to 3 pm at the New Kent High School Gymnasium.  3-on-3 Basketball.  Team check in: 7:30 to 8 am. Advance  registration required.  For more information contact Dr. Roy Geiger at 757-707-0085 or Vernon Dennis at 804-366-5079. 

March 7 "The Prodigal Daughter" Dinner and Theater 5 pm at Cumberland Community Center on New Kent Hwy, east of New Kent Courthouse. Tickets including spaghetti dinner and play: $15.  Proceeds benefit the Cumberland Community Center.  For more information call 241-0163.

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.

March 9 Info Session with Congressman Dave Brat 8 am at the New Kent Winery. Sponsored by the New Kent Chamber of Commerce. A light breakfast will be served.  RSVP to Ron Stiers at 804-966-8581 or email ron@ronstiers.com. No charge for this event.

March 9 The New Kent Historical Society's Research Center  at the old jail, located at 12007 Courthouse Circle in New Kent, will begin opening on Mondays. Contact LaVonne, "The Jailor", at lavonne@newkenthistoricalsoc.com, to arrange a visit or for research questions. THE OPENING WAS POSTPONED FROM MARCH 2.

March 10 New Kent Civic League Meeting 6:30 pm at Second Liberty Baptist Church, 8140 George W. Watkins Road, Quinton, VA 23141.  The New Kent County Civic League is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that advocates for transparency, effectiveness, and openness in New Kent government and administration. For more information call 966-2643.

March 11 Empty Bowls Project Chili & Check Nite 6 pm at New Kent High School To benefit the New Kent Social Services Food Pantry  Chili and cornbread prepared by Culinary Arts students will be served. For more information call 804-966-9671 or see Empty Bowls Project.

March 12 New Kent County Fair Association Planning Meeting 7 pm at the New Kent Administration Building at New Kent Courthouse.

March 14 Annual Black Heritage Breakfast 8:30 am at Second Elam Baptist Church, 15601 Cooks Mills Road, Lanexa, VA 23089, with  Charmaine Crowell-White as guest. For more information call 804 966-7011. Postponed from February 28

March 17 New Kent Chamber of Commerce Meeting 6:30 pm at the New Kent Visitors and Commerce Center on Rt. 106 at Interstate 64 Exit 211. (Time and location may change.) Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

March 17 New Kent Chamber of Commerce Meeting CANCELLED

 March 21 Walk in the Forest 8 am to 4 pm at the New Kent Forestry Center, 11301 Pocahontas Trail, Providence Forge, VA 23140. 8 am: Guided Birding Trip; 10 am Guided Nature Hikes start every half hour until 2 pm; 10 am Exhibits Open and Free Seedlings available.  Society of American Foresters.  To register contact Dave Lauthers at 757-753-8309 or email davemmc200@yahoo.com. For more information contact Lisa Deaton at 804-966-2201 or email lisa.deaton@dof.virginia.gov

March 21 Raised Bed Gardening Clinic 10 am to noon at the New Kent Extension Office, beside the 1930 School.  The program is free.  Pre-register by March 13. For more information call 804-966-9645 or email Patty Townsend at patric4@vt.edu

March 21 Sausage Sale 1:30 pm at the Mann Page Masonic Lodge Number 157, 9001 Boulevard Rd. in Providence Forge.  $8 per 2 pound package.  For more information call 804 966-1266.

March 21 Chocolatier Workshop 10 am to noon and 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Parks and Rec classroom at the 1930 New Kent School at New Kent Courthouse.   Fee: $20. Ages 6 to 12: $16. Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  For more information call 966-8502.

March 21 Operation Rescue Dad - Multiple Sclerosis Fundraiser 2 to 8 pm at the Brickshire Owners' Clubhouse.  Art extravaganza, wreaths, note cards, and more.  For more information contact operationrescuedad@gmail.com.  

March 23 Pot Luck Bingo 11 am to 1 pm at the Parks and Rec classroom at the 1930 New Kent School at New Kent Courthouse.  Bring pot item for lunch.  For ages 55 and up.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  For more information call 966-8502. 

March 23-25 "Get Revived"  Spring Revival 7 pm nightly at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, 4200 Mt. Pleasant Rd. Monday: Pastor R. V. Sykes of Rising Mt. Zion Baptist Church; Tuesday: Bishop Raymond L. Otey of Mt. Calvary Church International; and Wednesday: Dr. Milton A. Hathaway of New Covenant Community Church.  For more information call 804-324-0010.

March 26 New Kent County Fair Association Planning Meeting 7 pm at the New Kent Administration Building at New Kent Courthouse.

March 27 Preschool Easter Egg Hunt 10:30 am at Quinton Park. For One to Five year olds. Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.

March 28 Clothing Swap Day and Yard Sale 8 am to 1 pm at Corinth Baptist Church, 11650 New Kent Highway, New Kent, VA 23124.   Gently used clothes requested.

March 31 Life Line Screening 8 am to 5 pm at the Quinton Community Center (3041 New Kent Highway, Quinton, VA 23141) on Rt. 249.  Sponsored by the Providence Forge Ruritan Club.

March 31 Congressman Dave Brat Town Hall 7 pm at the New Kent County Administration Building at New Kent Courthouse.

April 1 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.

April 4 Easter Egg Hunt 1 pm at Quinton Park on Henpeck Rd. in Quinton.  For more information contact mynccclive@gmail,com.

April 4 Easter Egg Hunt 2 pm at St. Peter's Parish Church, 8400 St. Peters Lane, Quinton, VA 23141.  For more information call 804-932-4846.

April 5 Easter Sunday

April 5 Easter Sunrise Service 7 am at Marengo Plantation on Old Church Road.  8 am breakfast at Hopewell Baptist Church, 5061 Hopewell Road, followed by Easter Egg hunt.  For more information call 804 932-4906.

April 9 New Kent County Fair Association Planning Meeting 7 pm at the New Kent Administration Building at New Kent Courthouse.

April 11 Yard Sale 7:30 am to 1:30 pm at LaFon's Beauty Salon on New Kent Hwy in Quinton.  Sponsored by the Women in Christ of Second Liberty Baptist Church.  Space Rental: $10.

April 11 Emmaus Baptist Church Spring Yard Sale  8 am to noon at the Church, 6700 Emmaus Church Road (Rt. 106) 1/2 mile south of Interstate 64.  Proceeds will be used for Missions Ministries.  For more information call 966-5238.

April 11 Providence Forge Ruritan Brunswick Stew Sale 9:30 am to 1 pm at C&F Bank in Providence Forge, Sandston Cleaners, and the Providence Forge Recreation Center on Carriage Road. Virginia State Fair Award Winning Brunswick Stew Recipe.  $8 per Quart.

April 11 Blood Drive and Yard Sale at Providence Forge Volunteer Rescue Squad 10 am to 3 pm on Rt. 60 (Pocahontas Trail) just east of Providence Forge. No appointment necessary. For more information call 804-966-2801.

April 11 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.

April 11Color Vibe 5K at Colonial Downs, 10515 Colonial Downs Parkway, off of Rt. 155.  See Color Vibe 5K for more information.

April 11 New Kent High School 1931-1967 Class Reunion at Colonial Heritage Club House in Williamsburg.  For reservations or more information call Becky Throckmorton at 932-4863.

April 15 Providence Forge Ruritan Fish Fry 4 to 8 pm at the Providence Forge Community Center, 9900 Carriage Road. Rain or Shine.  Meal served 5:30-7pm. Fried Catfish and Trout, Hush Puppies, Beans, Slaw and Beverage.  Donation $20.  For ticket information call 804-966-2615.  CANCELLED

April 16 New Kent Kindergarten Registration 9:30 to 11 am  For more information see www.newkentschools.org or call 804-966-9670

April 16 New Kent Winery Cooking Class 6 to 8 pm at the Winery.  Richmond's A Sharper Palate will provide recipes, demonstrations and gourmet food along with wines from New Kent Winery.  Call 932-8240 to make reservations.

April 17 New Kent Blast Golf Tournament 1 pm at Brookwood Golf Course (in the Five Lakes Subdivision) $300 per team, or $75 single.  1st, 2nd, and 3rd place Awards.  Registration deadline is April 10.  For more information or to register call 240-4825 or email nkblastgolf@gmail.com.

 April 18 Rock the River 5k and 1 Mile 8:30 am at Rockahock Campground. $25 for the 5k and $15 for the 1 mile fun run/walk. includes t-shirt. Proceeds benefit Proclaiming Grace Outreach.

April 18 Pickin' N' Pullin' BBQ Competition noon to 6 pm at Rockahock Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa. Inflatables, silent auction, live music.  $10 per carload. 

April 18 New Kent Community HELP Day 9 am to noon at the Cafeteria of the G. W. Watkins Elementary School, 6501 New Kent Highway, Quinton VA 23141.  Information and presentations on health, education, learning, personal finance and more.  County agencies and businesses will have representatives on site to discuss issues and answer questions.  Sponsored by the New Kent Community Development Corporation.  For more information contact Eugene Williams at 804-929-3420.

April 18 New Kent Envirothon - Earth Day 9 am to 2 pm at the New Kent County Office of the Virginia Cooperative Extension, beside the 1930 School. A day of Earth friendly activities for all ages.  For more information contact Patty Townsend at patric4@vt.edu or call 804-966-9645.

April 18 Willie Glass Estate Auction begins at 10 am at 7151 Airport Rd., Quinton, VA 23141 (beside New Kent Airport) See Grindstaff Auctions for more information.

April 18 Swing for the Arts CANCELLED 8 am at Royal New Kent Golf Club, 10100 Kentland Road  Sponsored by New Kent High School to support Visual and  Performing Arts programs and to provide scholarships.  Captain's Choice, Shotgun Start  Hole Sponsorships available.  Contact Susan Musselman for more information.

April 21 New Kent Outreach Council Informational Fair 9:30 am to 12:30 pm in the gym of the Historic High School.  Informational Fair-style meeting.  For more information call Nancy Goodman at 804-966-1853 x5123.

April 21 New Kent Chamber of Commerce Meeting 6:30 pm at the New Kent Visitors and Commerce Center on Rt. 106 at Interstate 64 Exit 211. Speaker: Matthew J. Smolnik, New Kent Director of Community Development.   Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

April 23 Delegate Chris Peace Town Hall 6:30 pm at the New Kent Visitor Center, 7324 Vineyards Parkway. (Rt. 106) All are welcome to attend.

April 25 Providence Forge Hardware Customer Appreciation Day  8 am to 4 pm Door Prizes, Crafters, Bounce House, Store-Wide Sales.  No charge for spaces for organizations, crafters and vendors.  For more information or to reserve space call 966-9076.

April 25 New Kent Aviation Open House 9 am to 3 pm at New Kent Airport.  Flight simulator demonstrations, Rusty Pilot Class, BBQ, Learn to Fly Seminar, Civil Air Patrol Presentation.  The event is free.  Call 804- 932-4220 to reserve your spot for the Rusty Pilot Class or Flight Simulator demonstration. Sponsored by New Kent Aviation, LLC

April 25 Celebrate the Arts 10 am to 3 pm at the New Kent High School, 7365 Egypt Rd.  This is the 15th Annual Visual and Performing Arts Show. Hands-on Workshops in visual and performing arts for students and parents.  Photography workshop, Raku pottery firings, music by student musicians and a dramatic presentation of Jack and the Beanstalk. For more information contact Susan Musselman at smusselman@nkcps.k12.va.us 

April 25 Remembering Patrick Henry's March 10 am to 4 pm at New Kent Courthouse. Revolutionary War re-enactors will camp at the Courthouse and provide military and camp life demonstrations. The event commemorates the 240th anniversary of the march in the spring of 1775, when local militia from Hanover and New Kent marched to Williamsburg after Colonial Governor Dunmore seized the gunpowder supply.  The New Kent Historical Society research center at the old jail will also be open from 10 am to 4 pm.  The event is free and open to the public.

April 25 Quilt Show 10 am to 6 pm at the Quinton Community Center.   Sponsored by the New Kent Quilters and New Kent Parks and RecreationFor more information call 966-8502.

April 25, 26 The Calico Tiger - New Kent StageHands April 25: 3 pm and 7:30 pm; April 26: 3 pm at New Kent Middle School Auditorium.   For tickets or more information call Martha at 932-3155.

April 30 Delegate Chris Peace Town Hall 6:30 pm at the New Kent Visitor Center, 7324 Vineyards Parkway. (Rt. 106) All are welcome to attend.

April 30 New Kent County Fair Association Planning Meeting 7 pm at the New Kent Administration Building at New Kent Courthouse.

May 2 Yard Sale at Ed Allen's Campground 8 am to noon at 13501 Campground Rd. off of Rockahock Rd. in Lanexa. Booths are free.  For more information call Ed Allen's Campground at 804-966-2582.

May 2 The Colonies Community Yard Sale 8 am to 1:30 pm throughout the community off of South Waterside Drive in Lanexa.  Follow the signs and look for balloons.

May 2 Chickahominy Indians Eastern Division Tribal Yard Sale 8 am to 2 pm at the Tribal Grounds, 2895 Mt. Pleasant Rd., off of Rt. 60 east of Providence Forge. 

May 2 The Master's Hand Quartet 6 pm at Emmaus Baptist Church, 6700 Emmaus Church Road near Interstate Exit 211.  Concert features Southern Gospel Music.  Free admission.  All are welcome.  For more information call 804-966-5238.

May 3 New Kent High School Athletics Reunion 3 to 5 pm at the Rose & Crown Restaurant.  For athletes who played under Coach John Averett from 1963 to 1967.  For more information or reservations call 227-0758 or email jea19@verizon.net.

May 8 Farm Bureau Member Appreciation Day 11 am to 2 pm at the Providence Forge Office, just east of Providence Forge beside the Providence Forge Volunteer Rescue Squad. Sponsored by the Charles City-James City-New Kent-York County Farm Bureau.  BBQ, Hot Dogs and more.

May 8 St. Peter's Golf Tournament  1 pm shotgun start at Brickshire Golf Club. Captain's Choice. Sponsored by St. Peter's Parish Church.  See St. Peter's Golf Tournament for more information.

May 9 New Kent Wine Festival 11 am to 6 pm at New Kent Winery, just north of  Interstate 64 on Rt. 106.  12 Wineries, food, and entertainment.  Music by "Kings of Swing".  Sponsored by the New Kent Chamber of Commerce.  For tickets see www.atasteofnewkent.com.

May 9-10 USHJA TCP and Riding Clinic at Fox Point Farm Learn from the Nation's leading judges, clinicians and trainers: Julie Winkel and Geoff Teall.  For more information contact Colleen Seely at 804-932-8710 or email: foxpointefarm@yahoo.com Driving Directions

May 9-11 Mother's Day Weekend at Rockahock Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa.  For more information call 804-966-8362.

May 11 New Kent Jr. Women's Club Meeting 7 pm at Wallace Manor on Rt. 155 in Providence Forge.  Special Guests: Delegate Chris Peace and Congressman Dave Brat. Everyone is invited.  For more information call 804-843-4001.

May 13 Plant Sale 2:00-4:30 pm at New Kent Middle School, 7501 Egypt Rd, New Kent, VA 23124  Sponsored by the Greenhouse Club.

May 14 New Kent Senior Law Day  An opportunity for seniors 55 and over or with a medical disability to meet with an attorney to help prepare documents including Advance Medical Directives, Wills, and Durable Powers of Attorney.  Sponsored by the New Kent Department of Social Services, Senior Connections, the Capital Area Agency on Aging and the Williams Mullen Law Firm. For more information or to make an appointment contact Ivan Tolbert at Senior Connections at 804-672-4498 or email itolbert@youraaa.orgAppointments need to be made no later than May 8.

May 14 New Kent District One Constituents Meeting 6:30 pm at the New Kent Visitors and Commerce Center on Rt. 106.  Sponsored by Supervisor Tomas Evelyn.

May 14 New Kent County Fair Association Planning Meeting 7 pm at the New Kent Administration Building at New Kent Courthouse.

May 16 Community Yard Sale 8 am to 3 pm at  St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church on Rt. 60 in Quinton. Sponsored by Knights of Columbus Council.  Spaces are available.  For more information call 804-507-0570.

May 16 Patriots Landing Neighborhood Yard Sale  8:30 am to 2 pm throughout the neighborhood, off of Rt. 60 in Bottoms bridge.

May 16 Brickshire & Oakmont Community Yard Sales 8 am to noon Follow the signs on Kentland Trail to 2 locations, one in the Oakmont Community and in Brickshire at 11250 Kentland Trail.   More than 50 vendors.

May 16 Fishing Derby 9 am to noon.  At Ed Allen's Lakeside Restaurant Pier1955 Allen Rd, Lanexa, VA 23089.  For boys and girls ages 5-13.  Bring your own fishing equipment.  No boats allowed.  Sponsored by the New Kent County Office of the Virginia Cooperative Extension.  For more information or to pre-register call 804-966-9645 or email millsm@vt.edu.

May 16 Community Health & Safety Fair 10 am to 3 pm at New Kent Christian Center, 9660 Tunstall Rd.  Health screenings, fire&police safety, car seat safety demonstrations, Education and Medical information.  Christian Music Concert (Bring a blanket or chair.) Bouncy house, Archery class, batting cage, alpacas and hayrides.   Sponsored by New Kent Christian Center

May 16 Fish Fry 11 am to 2 pm and 5 to 8 pm at the Mann Page Masonic Lodge Number 157, 9001 Boulevard Rd. in Providence Forge.  $10  per plate.  For more information call 804 966-1266.

May 16 Goodwill Donations at New Kent High School noon to 3 pm in the parking lot of New Kent High School.  Bring your Spring cleaning clutter.    For more information contact LeeAnn Chisenhall at lchisenhall@nkcps.va.us or call 804-966-9671.

May 16 Motorcycle Racing 1 to 8 pm at Colonial Downs CANCELLED

May 16, 17 Battle of Fort Pocahontas Reenactment - Wilson's Wharf Sturgeon Point Road off of Rt. 5 in Eastern Charles City County.  Fort open 10 am to 4 pm each day.  Admission: $10 Adults, $8 Students.  Proceeds support the preservation of the fort. For more information call 829-9722 or visit www.fortpocahontas.org.

May 19 New Kent Chamber of Commerce Meeting 6:30 pm at the New Kent Visitors and Commerce Center on Rt. 106 at Interstate 64 Exit 211.  Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

May 21 Summer Camp 2014 Open House 4 to 7 pm at the New Kent Parks and Recreation Office beside the 1930 School at New Kent Courthouse. Information on summer camps. New camper orientation at 5:30 pm.  Repeat camper orientation at 6 pm. For more information call 966-8502.

May 21 Spring Art Show  6-8 pm at the New Kent Middle School.  Featuring artwork from grades 6 through 8 as well as Advanced Art students. Choral & Jazz band performances, silent auction, art workshops, and more.

May 23 Car Wash 9 am to noon at Cornerstone Thrift Store, 8921 Pocahontas Trail at the stop light in Providence Forge.  Outreach by the Bay River Bucs.  50% of proceeds benefit Cornerstone Support Services.

May 23 Fun Horse Show at Murphy Farm, 8400 Airport Rd. in Quinton. Gates open at 7:30 am.  Class 1 begins at 9:30 am.  Bring your horses and ride for prizes and cash! Pleasure, speed, game classics, reining, All Jackpot.  See www.vahorseman.com for more information.

May 22-25 Memorial Day Weekend at Rockahock Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa.  Featuring the Fun Zone.  For more information call 804-966-8362.

May 25 Memorial Day

May 30 Car Wash Fundraiser 10 am to 3 pm at Kentwood Heights Baptist Church, 2607 New Kent Hwy, Quinton.  In the Parking Lot.  To support the Alaska Mission Trip.  

May 30 Relay for Life CANCELLED 6 pm at New Kent High School Football Field

May 25-31 Hurricane and Emergency Preparedness Tax Holiday During this seven-day period, purchases of items designated by the Department of Taxation as hurricane preparedness equipment are exempt from the Virginia sales tax.

May 30 - Aug 29 The Rockahock Open at Rockahock Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa.  Semi-Pro Bass Fishing Tournament.  For more information call 804-966-8362.

June 2 Flashback Friday 6 pm (Tentative Date.  Location to be announced)  Men's alumni basketball tournament with alumni from the 1980's and 1990's.  Sponsored by the New Kent County Fair Association and New Kent Parks & Rec.  Contact 966-8502 for more information.

June 2 Paws To Read 6:30 pm at the New Kent Branch of the Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  For more information or to register call the library at 966-2480.

June 6 Yard Sale 7 am to 11 am at Kentwood Heights Baptist Church, 2607 New Kent Hwy, Quinton.  Proceeds to benefit the Youth Alaska Mission Trip.  

June 6 Run with the Robinsons 5K 8 am at the Brickshire playground and pavilion.  Proceeds benefit the family of a man with melanoma,  For more information call Debbie Richards at 703-475-0080.  

June 9 Republican Primary CANCELLED Only one candidate qualified for the primary ballot in any office, therefore no primary will be held.

June 9 Republican Primary
for 97th District House of Delegates, 3rd District Virginia Senate, and  New Kent Commissioner of Revenue. (Should only one candidate qualify for the primary ballot in any office, then no primary for that office will be held)

June 10 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.

June 11 New Kent County Fair Association Planning Meeting 7 pm at the New Kent Administration Building at New Kent Courthouse.

June 12 New Kent High School Graduation  7 pm at the Siegel Center in Richmond.  Invitation needed.

June 13 Disaster Survivor Day 8 am to noon at New Kent High School, 7365 Egypt Rd.  The educational event will discuss what to do in a disaster, what to take with you if you have to leave in a hurry, supplies to keep on hand for at least 72 hours without power.  To register see Disaster Survivor Day Registration.  For more information email tmlindsey@newkent-va.us. 

June 13 Pamunkey River Wine Festival at Saudé Creek Vineyards 16230 Cook's Mill Road, Lanexa, VA 23089.  11 am to 6 pm   10 Virginia wineries, Arts & Crafts, Live Music, and food.  For directions and more information call 804-966-5896 or see  Pamunkey River Wine Festival  

June 15 Reptiles of the World 11 am at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  Presented by Virginia Living Museum. For more information call the library at 966-2480.

June 15 800th Anniversary of the Magna Carta On June 15, 1215 at Runnymede, King John acceded to the barons' and bishops' demands to limit his powers.  The Great Charter was sealed (not signed) and distributed throughout England beginning on June 19, 1215.  Virginia Resolution recognizing Magna Carta

June 16 New Kent Chamber of Commerce Meeting 6:30 pm at the
The Corner at Rock Creek, 3215 Rock Creek Villa Drive, Quinton, VA  23141. Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

June 18 Business Appreciation Dinner 6:30 to 8:30 at the Royal New Kent Golf Clubhouse, sponsored by the  New Kent Chamber of Commerce and the New Kent County Economic Development Authority.  Speaker: Congressman Dave Brat.  By Invitation.

June 18-20 Spring Bluegrass Festival at Rockahock Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa.  Hosted by Sweet Brenda and Him.  For more information call 804-966-8362.

June 20 Community Health & Wellness Fair 10 am to 3 pm at Cumberland Community Center, 12540 New Kent Hwy, just east of New Kent Courthouse.  Free education & health screening, food, music, dancing, face painting, bounce house, massage therapy and more.  Sponsored by the Cumberland Community Center.  For more information call 804-517-5997 or 804-512-8572. 

June 27 Yard and Bake Sale 8 am to 1 pm in the For Kids Only Parking Lot, 2701 New Kent Highway (Rt. 249) in Quinton.  To benefit New Kent High School Theatre and to support the New Kent High School Fall production of Les Miserables, a joint production with Astor College of Dover, Kent, England.  

June 27 Free Kid's Fishing Day 9 am to noon at Ed Allen's Campground, 13501 Campground road in Lanexa.  Sponsored by King of Glory ChurchA day of fishing, Bible tales, and dishing craft for ages through 7th Grade. For more information see King of Glory Church.

June 27 CPR, First Aid Classes 9 am at New Kent Fire Station Number One on Courthouse Road just north of Providence Forge.  Sponsored by Providence Forge Volunteer Fire-Rescue.  Requested donation of $10.  For more information or to RSVP call Elizabeth Wilkins at 283-2677 or email 4feet8paws@cox.net.   

June 27 "Drum Your Dreams" by Arthur Lopez  10:30 am at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  Interactive Hands on Program.  Registration required. For more information call the library at 966-2480.

June 28 Taking Root Farm Tour 1 to 5 pm.  Featuring Lightning Ridge Farm and Couch's Berry Farm.  Self Driving tour of local farms in the New Kent area. Sponsored by the New Kent Extension Service.  For more information see New Kent Extension Service or call 804-966-9645.

July 3-5 4th of July Weekend at Rockahock Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa. Pancake Breakfast, Fun Zone, golf cart parades, fireworks, and more.  For more information call 804-966-8362.

July 9 New Kent County Fair Association Planning Meeting 7 pm at the New Kent Administration Building at New Kent Courthouse.

July 11 Craft Day 10:30 am to noon at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  K through 5th grades. For more information call the library at 966-2480.

July 13-16 Art Camp with Megan Countiss 10 am to noon at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  For ages 11-14.  Registration required.  $5 materials fee. For more information call the library at 966-2480.

July 13-17 Junior 4-H Camp at the Jamestown 4-H Educational Center. For any boy or girl between the ages of 9 to 13.  Sponsored by the New Kent Extension Service.

July 18 Car Wash 10 am to 3 pm at Screamin' Motor Sports,19230 Eltham Rd. (Rt. 33)  Sponsored by the New Kent Falcons football and cheerleaders.  Donation accepted.

July 18 "Circumstances of Life" Stage Play and Dinner Theater Dinner at Cumberland Community Center, 12540 New Kent Hwy just East of New Kent Courthouse.  Dinner served from 5 to 6 pm followed by the play written by King and Queen native Ervin "EJ" Blake, Jr.  Tickets: $15 per person includes spaghetti dinner with tossed salad, rolls, dessert and beverage. For more information call Rene Erskines at 804-241-0163. 

July 19 New Kent Historical Society Meeting 2:30 pm at the Historic Courthouse at New Kent. Speaker: Scott McPhail, author of numerous articles on New Kent History.

July 20 The Magic of Sound with Lara Templin 10 am at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  For more information call the library at 966-2480.

July 21 New Kent Chamber of Commerce Meeting 6:30 pm at the New Kent Visitors and Commerce Center on Rt. 106 at Interstate 64 Exit 211. Speaker:  Affordable Care Act/Insurance Offer—Dwight Ellis Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

July 23 Broadband Services Public Meeting 6 to 8 pm at the New Kent County Administration Building. For information and citizen input of the County's efforts to apply for a grant to bring Broadband to areas of New Kent County.  For more information call 804-966-9683. 

July 25 Memorial Service for Maurice Bey, Jr. 1 pm at New Kent High School.  Maurice Bey passed away on July 15 while playing basketball with his friends at Quinton Park.  He was 15 years old and a rising Sophomore at New Kent High School.

July 28 Department of Environmental Quality Public Meeting 10:30 am at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  DEQ is seeking comments on the Total Maximum daily Loads (TMDL's) for the Lower Chickahominy River  and its tributaries.  For more information contact Margaret Smigo at smigo@deq.virginia.gov or call 804-527-5124.

July 29 Lego Robotics 10 to 11:30 am at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  Registration required. For more information call the library at 966-2480.

July 30 New Kent County Fair Association Planning Meeting 7 pm at the New Kent Administration Building at New Kent Courthouse.

August 1 Community Yard Sale, Bake Sale and Farmer's Market 8 am to 2 pm at 5410 New Kent Hwy. (JT's Barber & Beauty Shop)  Reserve your space by July 31 by calling 804-647-4213.

August 1 CPR, AED, First Aid Classes 9 am to 3 pm at New Kent Fire Station Number One on Courthouse Road just north of Providence Forge.  Sponsored by Providence Forge Volunteer Fire-Rescue.  $20.  For more information or to RSVP call 283-2677.

August 1 8th Annual Jenna Bash Festival 11 am to 6:00 pm at Rockahock Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa.  Free admission with a non-perishable food or pet item.   Inflatable's, Waterslide, Train Ride, Hayride, Live music by Mixed Bag & Tabernacle Crossroads.

August 3 iPhone, iPad, Android and Kindle Fire Help Session 10:30 to 11:30 am at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  One on one help sessions.  For more information or to make an appointment call the library at 966-2480.

August 3 Every Animal has a Story 11 am at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  Presented by Virginia Living Museum. For more information call the library at 966-2480.

August 4 Community National Night Out 6 to 8 pm at Quinton Community Park on Henpeck Road.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks & Recreation Department, New Kent Sheriff's Office, and New Kent Fire & Rescue.  Cool Treats, Car Seat Checks, Bounce House, Child ID, Backyard Games, Demos, Fellowship. For more information call 804-966-8502 or kcturner@newkent-va.us.

August 5 iPhone, iPad, Android and Kindle Fire Help Session 4 to 6 pm at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  One on one help sessions.  For more information or to make an appointment call the library at 966-2480.

August 7-9 Sales Tax Holiday on School Supplies and Clothing; Energy Star and WaterSense Qualified Products; Hurricane and Emergency Preparedness Equipment
For details, visit the following websites:
School Supplies and Clothing Sales Tax Holiday;
Energy Star and WaterSense Qualified Products Sales Tax Holiday;
Hurricane Preparedness Equipment Sales Tax Holiday

August 11 Teen Advisory Board (T. A. B.) 7 pm at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  Teens in grades 9-12.  Work with the library on teen programming.  For more information call the library at 966-2480.

August 12 Lego Robotics 10 to 11:30 am at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  Registration required. For more information call the library at 966-2480.

August 13 Miss New Kent County Fair Pageant 7 pm at the New Kent High School Auditorium.  Doors open at 6:30 pm.

August 10-14 Family Faith, Fellowship Week at Rockahock Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa.  For more information call 804 966-8362 or see www.rockahock.com 

August 14 New Kent Rappahannock Community College Open House 3 to 7 pm at the newly renovated old New Kent High School building, at 11825 New Kent Highway.  Meet RCC staffers who will be there to answer your questions in person.

August 14 The Attic 6:30 to 9 pm at Emmaus Baptist Church, 6700 Emmaus Church Road (Rt. 106)  A free event for New Kent teens in 6th to 12th  grades.  Worship, music, food, snow cones, inflatable games, fellowship.  Guest Speaker Alec Bailey For more information call 966-5238. 

August 14 Comedian Ken David 7 pm (Doors open at 6 pm) at Rockahock Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa.  Seriously funny Christian comedy. FREE SHOW  For more information call 804 966-8362 or see www.rockahock.com

August 15 Vegetable Gardening Clinic 10 am to noon at the New Kent Extension Office, beside the 1930 School.  The program is free.  For more information contact Patty Townsend or Mary Mills at 804-966-9645 or email millsm@vt.edu.

August 14, 15, 16 New Kent County Fair  at New Kent High School Friday, Aug 14: 5 - 9pm; Saturday, Aug 15: 9am- 8pm; Sunday, Aug 16: noon - 6pm

 August 16  Nikki Headley Live Concert 7:00 pm at Providence United Methodist Church, 4001 New Kent Highway (Rt. 249) Grammy-Award winning gospel recording artist. The concert is free and open to everyone.  BBQ dinner before the concert at 5:30 pm.  For more information call 932-4973.

August 18 New Kent Chamber of Commerce Meeting 6:30 pm at the New Kent Visitors and Commerce Center on Rt. 106 at Interstate 64 Exit 211. Speaker:  Update on 2015 Cycling World Championships-Monica Smith-Callahan  Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

August 19 New Kent Fire and Rescue New Volunteer Orientation 7:30 to 9:30 pm at the Training Room of New Kent Fire-Rescue Station on North Courthouse Road in Providence Forge.  Meet with volunteer staff about the requirements and rewards of being a Local Hero.  For more information call 804-966-9618 or email newmember@newkent-va.us.

August 22 Back to School Bash 8 am to noon at Corinth Baptist Church, 11650 New Kent Hwy, New Kent, VA 23124.  Operations Inasmuch - Free clothes and free school supplies. For more information call 804-966-5635.

August 22 New Kent Lions Club Shrimp Feast  4 to 7 pm at the Providence Forge Recreation Center on Carriage Road just East of Providence Forge.  All You Can Eat Shrimp, Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Potato Salad, Cole Slaw, Baked Beans and beverages.  $30 admission - Advance Ticket Sales Only.  Tickets are available at C&F bank in Providence Forge and at BB&T in Charles City.  For more information call Debbie Ivey at 966-5870.

August 22, 23 "Hole Family" Donuts & More - Grand Opening 7 am to 6 pm at 3300 New Kent Hwy in Quinton.  For more information call 804-357-0495.

August 31 New Kent StageHands Organizational Meeting 7 pm at the New Kent Middle School Auditorium.

September 2 New Kent StageHands Auditions for "The Spider"  7 pm at the New Kent Middle School Auditorium.  In preparation for the  November 13, 14, 15, 20, 21 production of "The Spider", a murder mystery by Oursler and Brentano.

September 3 DMV at New Kent Courthouse  8 am to 4 pm. The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles will bring their offices to the parking lot of the historic New Kent Courthouse for all DMV transactions including, Driver's licenses and ID cards, road and knowledge tests, and pictures taken.  Customers can order disabled parking placards or plates, get vehicle titles, license plates and decals.

September 3 Grand Re-Opening of Maidstone at New Kent Courthouse 6 pm Open houses at Active Life, the expanded Stay & Play and the new model homes will be open as well.  There will be an official ribbon cutting ceremony at the newly expanded Stay & Play with a bounce house and popcorn!  This event is to get the word out that businesses are up and running and several more are in negotiations to move into the existing empty space of Maidstone.

September 3 New Kent v Colonial Heights - Varsity Football 7:00 pm at the New Kent High School Football Field - Ed Allen Jr. Athletic Complex

September 4-6 Labor Day Weekend at Rockahock Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa.  For more information call 804 966-8362 or see www.rockahock.com

September 5 Fun Horse Show at Murphy Farm, 8400 Airport Rd. in Quinton.  Bring your horse and ride for Prizes and Cash. For more information see www.vahorseman.com  

September 7 Labor Day

September 8 First Day of School 
Drive Safely
 

September 9 Providence Forge Ruritan Golf Tournament  at Brookwoods Golf Course.  1 pm shotgun start. Golf, Steak Dinner, Prizes  $70 per person/ $280 per team.   Funds support scholarships for New Kent Students.  Hole Sponsorships available.  For more information contact Alan Files at 804-400-8148 or email alanfiles@gmail.com

September 11 9/11 Ceremonial Wreath Laying  10 am at the New Kent County Courthouse. Sponsored by New Kent County Public Safety.  Rain or Shine.

September 11 New Kent v York - Varsity Football 7:00 pm at the New Kent High School Football Field - Ed Allen Jr. Athletic Complex

September 13 Grandparent's Day Tea 3 pm at the Quinton Community Center. For ages 5-10 (plus grandparents) Kid friendly tea & snacks. Register by September 4.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.

September 15 New Kent Chamber of Commerce Meeting 6:30 pm at the New Kent Visitors and Commerce Center on Rt. 106 at Interstate 64 Exit 211. Speaker:  School Update-Dr. David Myers and New Kent Educational Foundation-May O’Leary Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

September 16 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.

September 18 VPSF Memorial Golf Tournament 11 am at The Club at Viniterra at The New Kent Winery in Talleysville.  Sponsored by the Virginia Public Safety Foundation in support of families of first responders killed in the line of duty, and benefiting VPSF's Line of Duty Death and Education Scholarship Funds.  Contact Donald Moss at 804-648-6299x1004 or vpsf@alliancegroupltd.com or Capitol Police Officer Art Clarke at 804-840-3438 for more information or to register.

September 18 New Kent v Tabb - Varsity Football 7:00 pm at the New Kent High School Football Field - Ed Allen Jr. Athletic Complex

September 19-27 World Road Cycling Championships in Richmond

September 20 Bluegrass Faith Festival at Rockahock Campground, on Outpost Road in Lanexa.  Free admission. Food venders.  silent auction. Sponsored by Providence Forge Presbyterian Church.

September 20 Classics on the Green at New Kent Winery in Talleysville, just north of  Interstate 64 on Rt. 106.  Sponsored by Classic Automotive Events of Virginia, Inc., in conjunction with the Central Virginia British Car Club.  Tickets available at New Kent Winery or www.classicsonthegreen.com 

September 25 Sarah's Memorial Golf Tournament at the Club at Viniterra  1 pm shotgun start.  Registration starts at 11:30 am.  Entry fee:  $400 per team of four which includes green fees, cart, goody bag, box lunch and BBQ dinner.  For more information contact Patrick Evelyn at 512-8150 or email pevelyn@verizon.net.  

September 26 Trip to Drumheller's Orchard  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  Leaves a 8 am from Quinton Park.  Estimated return at 5:30 pm for ages 8 through adult. Cost $20 to $35.  For more information call 966-8502.

September 26 Concealed Weapons Class 9 am to 1 pm at the New Kent County Sheriff's Office.  Cost: $50.  Call Heath Jenkins at 804-966-9500 to register or for more information.

September 26 Catfish Dinner 11 am to 2 pm and 5 to 8 pm at the Mann Page Masonic Lodge Number 157, 9001 Boulevard Rd. in Providence Forge.  $10 per plate  Proceeds benefit the New Kent-Charles City Food Pantry.  For more information call 804 966-1266.

September 26, 27 Chickahominy Indian Tribe Fall Festival & Pow-Wow  At the Chickahominy Tribal Grounds, 8200 Lott Cary Road in Charles City County. Indian Dancers, Arts and Crafts, Indian Fry Bread, and more. 

September 27-28 Total Lunar Eclipse  The eclipse will be visible in Richmond beginning on Sunday, Sept 27 at 8:11 pm and ending on Monday Sept 28 at 1:22 am.  The maximum will occur at 10:47 pm.  The eclipse will last for 5 hours and 11 minutes. 

September 30 New Kent Winery Cooking Class 6 to 8 pm at the Winery.  Ken Wall, the Executive chef of the Berkeley Hotel in Richmond will provide recipes, demonstrations and gourmet food along with wines from New Kent Winery.  Call 932-8240 to make reservations.

October 2 LaSertoma Charity Golf Tournament 1 pm at the Brookwoods Golf Course, 7325 Club Lane in the 5 Lakes subdivision in Quinton.  Sponsored by Shore to Shore LaSertoma.  $75 per person or $300 per team.  Hole Sponsors, Corporate Sponsors, and Beverage Cart Sponsors needed.  Contact LaSertoma at 804-966-9209 or email jil.cruz@cruzinc,us  for more information or to register.

October 3 Five Lakes Community Fall Yard Sale 8 am to noon. Residents will hold yard sales throughout the subdivision.

October 9 "Fore the Children" Golf Tournament at Brookwoods Golf Club.  Sponsored by the New Kent Junior Woman's Club to benefit youth programs in New Kent County.  11:30 am driving range open.  1 pm shotgun start.  $300 per team or $280 if paid by October 1.  Lunch and Dinner are included. For information on Hole, Lunch or Beverage Sponsorships contact Donna Gammon at 804-338-6030 or email ddgammon@cox.net

October 10 Fall Festival 8 am to 2 pm at Providence United Methodist Church, 4001 New Kent Highway.  Huge Yard Sale, Bake Sale, Brunswick Stew, Breakfast and Lunch.  Homegrown Vegetables and Pumpkins, Children's Activities and Games.  New Kent Humane Society Pet Adoption, 8 am to 2 pm. For more information call 932-4973.

October 10 Five Lakes Community Fall Yard Sale 8 am to noon. Residents will hold yard sales throughout the subdivision.  {Postponed from Oct 3]

 October 10 Harvest Jazz & Blues Jamboree 11 am to 6 pm at Saudé Creek Vineyards, 16230 Cook's Mill Road, Lanexa, VA 23089.  Admission at the door $10.  Postponed from Sept 26.

October 13 Richmond Riverboat Cruise Be at Rocket's Landing in Richmond at 11:30 am.  Cruise is from noon to 2:20 pm Register with NK P&R no later than Oct 1. Ages 18+.  Cost $35.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.  For more information call 966-8502.

October 15 Meet and Greet the New Kent Candidates 7 pm in the New Kent Middle School Auditorium. [New Location] Candidates will make a brief statement and be available for questions.  Sponsored by the New Kent Republican Committee.

October 16 Richmond Region Open at the Club at Viniterra - Registration 8:30 to 9:15 am; Shotgun Start 9:30 am; Luncheon, Scholarship and Door Prizes 2:30 pm. Sponsored by Richmond Region Tourism.

October 16 New Kent v Smithfield - Varsity Football 7:00 pm at the New Kent High School Football Field - Ed Allen Jr. Athletic Complex

October 15-17 Fall Bluegrass Festival at Rockahock Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa.  Hosted by Sweet Brenda and Him.  For more information call 804-966-8362.

October 17 LaSertoma Flower Sale 9:30 am to 1 pm at Cornerstone Thrift at the light in Providence Forge and at Paul's Produce on New Kent Highway in Quinton. Proceeds benefit the Bottom of the Bridge LaSertoma Club's scholarship fund.

October 17 Harvest Hoedown at Holly Fork Pumpkin Patch 10 am to 4 pm.  Vendors, horse/pony rides, inflatables, good food, pumpkin launching, corn maze, fire trucks, hay rides, balloons, a great blue grass band & more.
Holly Fork Pumpkin Patch at 4901 Holly Fork Rd. in Barhamsville is open beginning on September 26.   Hay rides, games, straw toss, pumpkin launching, and more.   For more information call 804-366-6349 or see www.hollyforkfarm.com.

October 17 St. Peter's Oyster Roast Serving 4-6 pm at 11805 Whitehouse Rd on the Pamunkey River. Sponsored by St. Peter's Parish Church. Advance Tickets: Adults: $35; $40 at the door; Children ages 6-12: $10.  For more information call 932-4846 email stpeters.admin1@gmail.com or see St. Peter's Oyster Roast.  Tickets also available at Wood's Body Shop, 5421 Pocahontas Trail (Rt. 60)

October 17, 18  History Lands at Cumberland Plantation  10 am to 5 pm each day.  Sponsored by the New Kent Historical Society. The event will be held on the grounds of Cumberland Plantation, and include exhibits of the Civil War period, food and entertainment. Costumed interpreters will be on site to help visitors understand the role of all who lived in eastern Virginia at the time.  The event will also include tours of the Cumberland mansion, crafts, music, and Civil War Re-enactors.   For more information contact Martha at museum@newkenthistoricalsoc.com.

October 20 New Kent Candidates Forum 7 pm at the New Kent Middle School Auditorium. [change of date and location] Sponsored by the New Kent Chamber of Commerce.  For more information contact Kim Filipowitz at 804-400-2369.

October 21 Reassessment 101 6 to 8 pm in the New Kent County Administration Building Board Room A free workshop to learn about the upcoming real estate reassessment.  For more information call 804-966-9609 or email reassessment@newkent-va.us

October 23 New Kent Chamber Cup Golf Tournament 11 am shotgun start at Brickshire Golf Club.  Sponsored by the New Kent Chamber of Commerce. $100 per golfer; $400 per team  Sponsorships available.  Proceeds support New Kent Public Schools Scholarship Fund.  For more information contact Kim Filipowitz at 804-400-2369.  

October 23 New Kent v Warhill - Varsity Football HOMECOMING  7:00 pm at the New Kent High School Football Field - Ed Allen Jr. Athletic Complex.

October 24 Community Fall Festival 8 am to 4 pm at Providence Forge Hardware, 9321 Pocahontas Trail.  Bounce house, Chili Cook-Off,   Vendors, and Crafters.  For more information call 966-9076. 

October 24 Concealed Weapons Class 9 am to 1 pm at the New Kent County Sheriff's Office.  Cost: $50.  Call Heath Jenkins at 804-966-9500 to register or for more information.

October 24 Community Day@Quinton 10 am to 4 pm at the Star Express, 2614 New Kent Highway (Rt. 249) in Quinton and at Kentwood Heights Baptist Church.  Businesses, vendors, craftsmen, county organizations, and more.  For more information call 804-731-7167 or email enicholson@smgiusa.com

October 24 Second Annual G. O. A. Fall Festival 2 to 11 pm at Ed Allen's Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa. Non-camper: $25; Children (ages 5-12): $15; Ages 4 and under: Free.  Music, free oysters, silent auction.

October 24, 25 Greater Lanexa Studio Tour A self-drive tour of studios featuring local artists and craftsmen. Follow the GLST signs from Rt 60 and Rt 627 in Eastern New Kent County. For more information see the website

October 20, 23, 26 New Kent Christmas Mother Interviews in the Corinth Baptist Church Fellowship Hall at New Kent Courthouse. Oct 20: 6 to 8 pm; Oct 23:9 am to noon; and Oct 26: 6 to 8 pm.  Sponsored by LaSertoma.  For more information call 804-966-9209.

October 28 Mini-Fall Festival 6 to 8:30 pm at Emmaus Baptist Church, 6700 Emmaus Church Road (Rt. 106).  Hot dogs, S'mores, and more.  For more information call 804 966-5238.

October 30 4th Annual Witches Brew 11 am to 4 pm at EVB, 2599 New Kent Highway (Rt. 249) in Quinton.  Proceeds will support the New Kent Educational Foundation. Purchase a "Bowl of Ghoul for our Schools"  A variety of soups and stews will be available.  For more information call 804-932-8267.

October 30, 31 Halloween Weekend at Rockahock Campground on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa.  For more information call 804 966-8362 or see www.rockahock.com

October 31 International Food and Harvest Festival 10 am to 2 pm at Second Liberty Baptist Church, 8140 George W. Watkins Road in Quinton. Games, Food and more.   For more information call 804-932-4245. 

October 31 Fall Festival 3 to 6 pm at Hopewell Baptist Church, 5061 Hopewell Road, New Kent, VA 23124.  Food, Trunk or Treat, Bounce House and more. For more information call 932-4906

October 31 Fall Festival and Trunk-or-Treat 6 to 7:30 pm at Kentwood Heights Baptist Church, 2607 New Kent Hwy, Quinton, VA 23141,   Costumes, prizes, hot dogs and more. For more information call 804 932-5370.

October 31 Trunk or Treat 6:30 to 8 pm at  Corinth Baptist Church,  11650 New Kent Highway (rt. 249), New Kent, VA 23124.  For more information call 966-5635.

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 1 First Aid Class 9 am at New Kent Fire Station Number One on Courthouse Road just north of Providence Forge.  Sponsored by Providence Forge Volunteer Fire-Rescue.  $30 includes materials, lunch and drinks.  For more information or to RSVP call 283-2677 or Email Elizabeth Wilkins.

November 1 New Kent Historical Society Meeting 2:30 pm at the Historic Courthouse at New Kent. Speaker: Jennifer Allman, Assistant to the President, Rappahannock Community College

November 2 Halloween Candy Buy Back 3 to 6 pm at Dr. Vicki L. Tibbs, DDS, Dental Office, Brianwood Business Park.  For ages 2 to 12.  We will buy back your candy at $1 per pound up to 5 pounds.  Candy donations along with notes of gratitude from kids to the troops and toothbrushes will be sent to our armed forces via Operation Gratitude.  For more information call 932-4537 or see www.quintondental.com 

November 3 General Election for Virginia Senate, Virginia House of Delegates, NK Board of Supervisors, NK School Board, NK Commonwealth's Attorney, NK Sheriff, NK Commissioner of Revenue, NK Treasurer, NK Circuit Court Clerk, and NK Soil and Water Directors. All polls are open from 6 am to 7 pm. Check New Kent Voting Districts. For more information contact the New Kent Registrar's Office, Phone (804) 966-9699.

October 29, 30, 31 and November 2, 3, 6, 7 "Les Misérables" featuring American students from New Kent High School and New Kent Middle School and British students from Astor College and Duke of York Royal Military School in Kent, England.  The musical based on the early 19th century novel Les Misérables by French poet and novelist Victor Hugo, has music by Claude-Michel Schönberg, original French lyrics by Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel, with an English-language libretto by Herbert Kretzmer.  Performances are at 7 pm each day at New Kent High School.  Oct 29, 30, 31 & Nov 2, 3 performances will be with British and American casts. November 6, 7 will be with an All New Kent cast. For more information call NKHS at 804-966-9671, or email Victoria Kesling at: vkesling@nkcps.k12.va.us.
Also see more information on this site: Les Mis.

Nov. 3, 2015 Election - New Kent Results

Write In Results

November 5, 6, 7 Civil War 150 History Mobile in the parking lot of the old New Kent courthouse  Admission to the History Mobile is free, and sponsored by the New Kent Historical Commission. In addition there will be exhibits in the old courthouse, the old jail and at other nearby locations including the New Kent Roll of Honor at Corinth Baptist Church.
The exhibit will be open on November 5 and 6 from 8 am to 3 pm to the public and to students from the middle and high schools, and open to the public on November 7 from 9 am to 4 pm.

November 7 New Kent Roll of Honor 10 am to 5 pm at Corinth Baptist Church, 11650 New Kent Hwy at New Kent Courthouse.  In recognition of Veteran's Day, names, picture, uniforms and more will be on display from all American conflicts from Bacon's Rebellion to Afghanistan and Iraq.  If you have pictures or uniforms to display contact info@newkenthistoricalsoc.com or call 804-966-8587.  Items used in the display will be returned to the owner after Nov. 8.  Sponsored by the New Kent Historical Society

November 7 Providence Forge Ruritan Brunswick Stew Sale 10 am to 1:30 pm at C&F Bank in Providence Forge, Sandston Cleaners, and the C&F on New Kent Highway in Quinton. Virginia State Fair Award Winning Brunswick Stew Recipe.  $8 per Quart.  Get advance tickets from any Providence Forge Ruritan Club member or call 804-966-2615.

November 7 Old Tavern Art and Harvest Festival noon to 5 pm Old Tavern Farm, 8400 S Quaker Rd, Quinton, VA 23141.  Presented by Old Tavern Kiln Collective. Venders, food truck, music, petting zoo.  For more information call (804) 382-3522 or email oldtavernkiln@gmail.com.

November 7 Strike It Rich for Education Bowl-a-Thon 2:30 to 4:30 pm at AMF Hanover Lanes.  All proceeds benefit New Kent County Public School students and staff. Sponsored by the New Kent Educational Foundation.   For more information call 966-8526.  To register go to http://bit.ly/NKEFBAT10

November 11 New Kent Middle School Veterans Day Tribute  9 am.  Reception for veterans begins at 8:30 am.  Speaker: Retired Marine Corps Lt. Colonel Jeff Summers.  Open to the public. All veterans are especially invited.

November 13 DMV at New Kent Courthouse  8 am to 4 pm. The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles will bring their offices to the parking lot of the historic New Kent Courthouse for all DMV transactions including, Driver's licenses and ID cards, road and knowledge tests, and pictures taken.  Customers can order disabled parking placards or plates, get vehicle titles, license plates and decals.

November 13 Advanced Auto Parts Grand Opening 9 am, 2301 Pocahontas Trail in Quinton

November 15, Retirement Celebration for Sheriff Wakie Howard 2 to 5 pm at New Kent High School, 7365 Egypt Rd.  37 years of service! 2-3 pm Presentations; 3-5 pm Meet & Greet.

November 17 New Kent Chamber of Commerce Meeting 6:30 pm at the New Kent Visitors and Commerce Center on Rt. 106 at Interstate 64 Exit 211. (Time and location may change.) Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

November 13, 14, 15, 20, 21 "The Spider" at New Kent Middle School. 7:30 pm on Nov 13, 14, and Nov 20, 21; Nov 15 matinee at 2:30 pm.   Tickets $5 in advance or $7 at the door.  Presented by the New Kent community theater group New Kent StageHands.  A murder mystery by Oursler and Brentano. Call 932-3155 for more information.

November 20, 21 Holiday Craft Bazaar at Tabernacle United Methodist Church, 20051 Tabernacle Rd., Barhamsville Nov 20: 4 to 7 pm, and Nov 21 from 10 am to 4 pm.  For more information call 757 566-0659. 

November 21 Brickshire Bazaar 9 am to 2 pm at the Brickshire Homeowners Clubhouse, 11010 Colonial Trail, off of Kentland Trail   For more information call Jim Zorn at 966-2319.

November 21 Lego Robotics 10 to 11:30 am at the New Kent Branch of Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  For grades 2 to 5.  Registration required. For more information call the library at 966-2480

November 21 Veterans Appreciation Dinner 5 pm at the Mann Page Masonic Lodge Number 157, 9001 Boulevard Rd. in Providence Forge..  U. S. Military Veterans eat free.  For more information call Jim Faucett at 683-2748.

November 22 Surviving the Holidays Seminar 1:30 to 3 pm at New Kent Christian Center, 9660 Tunstall Rd., New Kent, VA 23124.  The seminar is to help people cope with anxiety and stress during the holiday season.  To RSVP or for more information call 557-3323 or email info@newkentcc.com

November 22 New Kent Community Thanksgiving Service 6 pm at Corinth Baptist Church, 11650 New Kent Highway, New Kent Courthouse. 

 

November 26 Thanksgiving Day

November 26 Forge Thanksgiving Feast noon to 4 pm at the Providence Forge Recreation Center, 9900 Carriage Road.  Sponsored by the Forge Foundation. All are invited.  All you can eat for 99 cents. For more information contact Ron Stiers at 804-432-9696.  Donations can be made to the Forge Foundation, P. O. Box 4, Providence Forge, VA 23140.

Rotary Christmas Tree Sales
Starting November 27, 2015
Providence Forge:
Francisco Robinson Real Estate Offices
, 9411 Pocahontas Trail
Quinton: Source Hardware on Rt. 249
Friday, Nov 27: 10 am to 7 pm
Saturday, Nov 28: 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday, Nov 29: noon to 5 pm
Monday, Nov 30: 3 to 7 pm
Thursday, Dec 3: 3 to 5 pm
Friday, Dec 4: 3 to 5 pm
Saturday Dec 5: 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday, Dec 6: noon to 5 pm
Thursday, Dec 10: 3 to 5 pm
Friday, Dec 11: 3 to 5 pm
Saturday Dec 12: 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday, Dec 13: noon to 5 pm
East of the stoplight on Rt. 60 in Providence Forge Next to Francisco Robinson Real Estate Offices, 9411 Pocahontas Trail, and Source Hardware on Rt. 249 in Quinton.  Beautiful Freshly Cut Fraser Fir Trees.  Starting at $35.  Pick the right tree for your home.  Sponsored by the Rotary Club of New Kent.  Thursdays and Fridays: 3 to 5 pm,  Saturdays: 10 am to 5 pm, and Sundays: noon to 5 pm. For more information or to reserve a tree call (804) 932-5025 or email rodney@windmillhomesandimprovements.com
Don't wait - Trees sold out in 2013 and 2014.

November 29 Jingle Bell Jog 2:30 check in; 3:30 pm Jog begins at the New Kent County Courthouse and school. $10 per person.  One mile run.  Long sleeved T-shirt, Jingle bell bracelet, Hot Chocolate at the Community Tree lighting. Registration. Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.

November 29 New Kent Community Tree Lighting 3 to 6:00 pm at New Kent Historic Courthouse. Jingle Bell Jog & Walk, Caroling, Kids Activities, Entertainment, Vendors, and a Visit from Santa.  Sponsored by New Kent Parks and Recreation.

November 29 New Kent Historical Society Open House at the Old Jail at New Kent Courthouse.

December 2 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 4 Holiday Lights 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 5 Breakfast with Santa 9 to 11 am at the Providence Forge Recreation Center.  Sponsored by the New Kent Junior Women's Club. Story Telling, letters to Santa, and children's crafts.  Breakfast: eggs, pancakes and sausage.  Pictures with Santa by Ron Stiers.  Tickets: $8 Advance sales only. (under 2 year old free)  For tickets or more information contact Debbie Richards at 7903-475-0080 or Cathy Davis at 843-3029, email cathcakes@aol.com.

December 5 Saudé Creek Vineyards Open House 11 am to 9 pm at the vineyard, 16230 Cook's Mill Road, Lanexa, VA 23089  “Vimosas” from 11am – 1pm. Santa pictures from 1:30 – 3:30pm. StonesThrow live music starting at 4 to 8:30 pm.  For more information see Saudé Creek Vineyards.

December 5 Holiday Scholarship Fundraiser 2 to 6 pm at Cumberland Community Center on Rt. 249 East of New Kent Courthouse.  Bake sale, jewelry, and crafts.  Proceeds support the Thelma Harris Memorial Scholarship.  For more information call 387-4209. 

December 9, 10, 11 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 9 to 16 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 17, 18.)

December 12 Gracefield Hall B&B Open House 2 to 6 pm New Kent County's newest B&B located east of Providence Forge at 3351 Mt. Pleasant Road, Providence Forge VA 23140-3616, For more information call 804-966-2193 or see the Gracefield Hall B&B web site.

December 13 Providence Forge Christmas Parade 2 pm  Entry forms available at Providence Forge Hardware.  For more information or to enter call 966-9076.

December 13 Spaghetti Dinner Takeout 2 pm at King of Glory Lutheran Church, 9120 Pocahontas Trail (behind the Food Lion Shopping Center) in Providence Forge, VA 23140.  Spaghetti and salad to go: $7.

December 13 Choir Christmas Cantata 6:30pm at Providence Forge Presbyterian Church, 9310 Townsend Rd.  For more information call 966-2079.

December 14 Last Day of the New Kent Historical Society History Center 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 in the Spring of 2016.   

December 14 Make a Recycled Holiday Tree 10:30 am at the Heritage Public Library, 6215D Chesapeake Circle off of Rt. 155 near Dairy Queen.  For more information or to register call the library at 966-2480.

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 Candlelight Service 7 pm at New Elam Baptist Church, 8101 Cumberland Road, New Kent, VA 23124, 804 966-5613.

Rotary Christmas Tree Sales
The remaining trees have been moved to the
Quinton Lot at
Source Hardware
on Rt. 249
If no Rotarians are at the lot, ask in Source Hardware

December 14 to 18 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.  For more information, visit our website www.pfvfr.org or call 966-5322.

December 18 Elf Story Time 6:30 pm at the Providence Forge Recreation Center, 9900 Carriage Rd. Story time with Ms. Margaret, pizza, popcorn and a movie.  Sponsored by the Heritage Public Library, Providence Forge Recreation Center, Kip Kephart Foundation, La Sertoma, Brother's Pizza, and Santa Charles.  For more information call 966-2480.

December 19 Visit by Santa 10 am to noon at Food Lion in Quinton on Rt. 249 (New Kent Highway)

December 20 The Miracle of Jesus 5:30 to 8 pm Kentwood Heights Baptist Church, 2607 New Kent Highway, Rt. 249 in Quinton.  A sensory-rich Christmas adventure.  Hands-on activities, games, stories, and more. For more information call 804-932-5370.

December 20 "Christmas is for All People" 7 pm at New Kent Christian Center, 9660 Tunstall Rd., New Kent VA 23124. A Children's Musical Presentation. For more information call 804 557-3323. 

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 Christmas Eve Worship 5 pm and 7 pm at King of Glory Lutheran Church, 9120 Pocahontas Trail (behind the Food Lion Shopping Center) in Providence Forge, VA 23140.

December 24 Candlelight 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 25 Christmas Day Service 10 am at St. Peter's Parish Church (Episcopal), 8400 St. Peters Lane, Quinton, VA 23141.  For more information call 804 932-4846.

December 25 Mass of Christmas Day 10:45 am at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 2631 Pocahontas Trail, Quinton, VA 23141.  For more information call 804 932-4125.

December 31 Vigil Mass of Mary, Mother of God 5:30 pm at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 2631 Pocahontas Trail, Quinton, VA 23141.  For more information call 804 932-4125.

December 31 Watch Night Service 8 pm at St. Luke Baptist Church in Plum Point.  Mount Nebo Baptist Church of West Point will participate.

December 31 Watch Night Service 10 pm at Second Liberty Baptist Church, 8140 George W. Watkins Rd, Quinton 23141, with Bishop Raymond Otey.  New Covenant Community Church and Mt. Calvary Church International will participate.    For more information call 932-4245.

 December 31 Watch Night Service 10 pm at New Elam Baptist Church, 8101 Cumberland Road, New Kent, VA 23124, 804 966-5613.

 

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