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


KQES School Spirit Night - Chic-Fil-A

King & Queen Elementary School Spirit Night is the third Tuesday every month at Chic-Fil-A in Gloucester. Tell all your friends and family to go to Chic-Fil-A in Gloucester between 5-8 pm and say they are there for Spirit Night. A portion of every sale goes back to KQES!

Fosters Needed for New Kent Humane Society

New Kent Humane Society is looking for foster homes for New Kent pound dog and cats, it remains very full of beagles and hounds, and kittens. All vet care and supplies are provided. You provide a safe, loving environment and TLC. Here is the website to apply: http://newkenthumane.org/foster-application.

Kittiewan Plantation – Historic Home & Museum

Come visit this beautiful, 18th-century plantation and home of the Archeological Society of Virginia in Charles City County, located at: 12104 Weyanoke Road in Charles City). Highlighting collections from the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries and archeological collections from across the Commonwealth, the house and visitor center are a wonderful addition to the James River Plantation tours. Come and see archeologists at work as we explore the area around the old house. We hope you will join us! Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sept. 14, Oct. 12, Nov. 9, and Dec. 14. Admission is $7/person, cash or check only.

Crab Carnival (Applications)

The West Point Crab Carnival is now accepting applications for the Saturday, Oct. 5 parade, deadline is Sept. 20.

West Point Crab Carnival 8k and Mile Fun Run (YMCA)

Date: Saturday, October 5th, 2013

Location: Greater West Point Family YMCA

Fun Run Registration: 7:30am, race starts 8:00am

8k Registration: 7:30am, race starts 8:30am

Registration: September 1st - October 5th

Cost: $30 for 8k Run & $15 for Mile Fun Run

Awards: Fun Run – Overall Male and Female

8K – Trophies will be awarded to the first male and female to finish in their age division

Age Brackets: 12 and under; 13 - 19; 20 – 29; 30 – 39; 40 – 49; 50-59; and 60 and over.

Following the race there will be light Refreshments, fruit, water.