Upcoming Community Events (as of 9/4/13):

On Thursday, September 26, 2013, the New Kent Cooperative Extension Office will host a Beekeeping Workshop from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., at the New Kent Extension Office (11809 New Kent Highway, Suite 1, New Kent). This workshop is free of charge. To pre-register for this class by September 24 or for more information, contact the New Kent Virginia Cooperative Extension Office at 966-9645.

Flea Market (Frog Level Vol. Fire Dept.)

Flea Market @ Frog Level Volunteer Fire Department  on Saturday, September 7 from 8 a.m-2 p.m.. Vendors Wanted For more information contact: Crozell@verizon.net or 804-338-8697.

Benefit Golf Tournament (McKendree United Methodist)

McKendree United Methodist Church Benefit Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21 at Queenfield Golf Club in King William with a Captain's Choice Shotgun Start at 1 pm. The cost is $70 per person or $280 for a four person team and  includes golf, prizes, lunch and dinner. For more information and to register call  769-1366.

 

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Veterans Cafe – Warsaw

The Virginia Wounded Warrior Program welcomes ALL veterans from all branches of service for coffee, conversation and camaraderie on Mondays from 9 a.m. to noon at 84 Main St., in Warsaw. For information, please contact Yvonne Vaughan at 804-769-2751 or email yvaughan@mpnn.state.va.us.

A.A. Meeting

Every Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., Tabernacle United Methodist Church, 20051 Tabernacle Road, in Barhamsville.

Project Hope Support Meeting

Project Hope Support Group for women and children victims/survivors of domestic violence and/or sexual assault. Call 804-769-7776 ext. 309.

Empowerment Group Meeting

Empowerment group for victims and survivors of domestic and sexual violence meets every Wednesday and Thursday from 5:30-7 p.m. in Walkerton and New Kent. Please call Project Hope at 804-966-8726 for info. 

Children First (Co-Parenting Program)

Dates: Saturday, September 7, 2013 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm. at MPNNCSB Prevention Services, 3786 Geo. Wash. Mem. Hwy., Hayes, VA 23072; Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm. at MPNNCSB Warsaw Counseling Center, 414 Main St., Warsaw, VA 22572; Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm at Location: MPNNCSB MH/SA Admin. Office, 13794 Tidewater Trail, Saluda, VA 23149 About Children First: Children First is a 4-hour co-parenting education program designed to prevent custody conflicts. The program helps parents understand the importance of both parents having an active, involved, and positive relationship with their children. Parents will learn: How divorce or separation and continued conflict impact children; How to talk with children about the situation; How to manage conflict and emotions constructively; How to take care of children during the changes in the family; How to develop a positive co-parenting relationship; The group takes place in a supportive and nurturing atmosphere. Cost of training: $50 per person. Method of Payment: Cash payment to be made in person at the Prevention Services office: 3786 George Washington Memorial Highway, Hayes, VA 23072, or a Money Order payable to MPNN CSB can be mailed to: PO Box 452, Hayes, VA 23072. Personal checks will not be accepted. For further information please call us at (804) 642-5402 - toll free at 1-888-773-8550 or email us at: prev-famedu@mpnn.state.va.us. Online pre-registrations: Go to http://www.rvuc.com and follow the link.

West Point Cancer Support Group

The West Point Cancer Support Group offers support to current cancer patients, survivors and their family members/caregivers. The group is comprised of all ages, sexes, types of cancer, etc. and is also open to West Point's surrounding communities. The Group meets the third Monday of each month at 7 pm. The meetings take place at the West Point YMCA located at 3135 King William Avenue.

Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group