News & Events

23

NOV

BikeBeat- Weekly Rides | Thursday

Join us every Thursday for our "Misery Loves Company Ride". Meet in the parking lot and roll out at 8:30pm.

 

23

NOV

Brass Cannon Brewing | Trivia Night!

Join us at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday night for Trivia Night!

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​Think you know a bunch of stuff you don’t need to know? Brass Cannon Brewing is hosting trivia nights every Thursday. Hosted by our own Sarah Adams, our trivia nights cover a wide range from the boring current affairs to the weirdest bits of history and entertainment. Come show off how smart you think you are!

Poor Boys Burgers will be here slinging their delicious food for all the quizzers and we will be serving delightful brews as always!

 

23

NOV

Williamsburg KOA Campground | Thanksgiving Weekend

Celebrate Thanksgiving this year by giving back! Bring a new toy to donate to Toys-for-Tots.

Meet and pet all the animals that the Teeny Tiny Farm will be bringing by. Mrs. Claus will also be visiting, so bring your camera! And join us for our Candy Bar Bingo event to play your way to a sweet treat.

 

23

NOV

Riverwalk Restaurant | Thanksgiving Day Buffet

11AM - 8PM

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26

NOV

Country Bootleggers Dance Studio | Zumba

Group Classes Held Every Week 6:15pm - 7:15pm

Amazing price of 6 classes for $45.00

 

26

NOV

Riverwalk Restaurant | Sunday Brunch Buffett

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

 

28

NOV

Computer Concepts | iPad

iPad iOS 11 New User Skills

$25 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm | New to iPad, learn basic iPad iOS 11 setup, wifi login, finger gestures, using email, using the Safari browser and downloading new apps.

 

29

NOV

Inner Peace Wellness | You Are Energy

Winter 2017 Class

Join us at 6PM | $15 per person

 

30

NOV

Chick-Fil-A Family Night

Join us every Thursday for family night from 5:30pm-7:30pm!

Ryan the Balloon Guy will be joining us for fun twists and balloon shapes!

 

30

NOV

Imagination Village | Play with Clay!

Join us every Thursday for special themed activities, crafts, and games!

What will your little ones create when we give them a ball of clay and molds? Let's find out!

 

30

NOV

Coordinated Colors Yarn Shoppe | Knitting Group

Open Sit 'N' Stitch Group is Free and Everyone is Welcome

Stop by Thursday's from 12:00pm to 4:00PM

 

01

DEC

Williamsburg KOA Campground | Christmas at the Campground

December 1st thru December 31st

Come visit us through New Years for Holiday Fun for all ages. The campground will be decorated for the season and the whole staff will be full of Christmas cheer.

Venture off the campground to Christmas Town at Busch Gardens to see the world’s most beautiful amusement park glowing with the brilliance of eight million twinkling lights. Visit Colonial Williamsburg to see the Revolutionary City decorated with Colonial charm and be sure not to miss the Christmas parade on December 2 or the Grand Illumination, the largest fireworks display of the year, on December 3! All the sights of Williamsburg will be celebrating the wonder of the season. Don’t miss out!

 

01

DEC

Holy Mackerel | Friday Fish Special

Wild Caught Catfish Fridays!

 

02

DEC

Alewerks Brewing Company | Druminyasa

Yoga to Live Drumming $20

Stick around after class and enjoy beers with friends - because beer and yoga are the perfect balance to any day.

Led by our Taproom Manager Lauren Williams, she is a 200 RYT and teaches classes at Studio South in Williamsburg, VA. The class will be taught to ALL-LEVELS, Experienced yogis and new comers are all welcome. Entry fee includes one pint of delicious Alewerks beer (or a nonalcoholic beverage.) 

What to Expect: -A light flow to the beat of live drumming -A cheerful and helpful teacher -Beer and socializing

What to Bring: -Water Bottle -Comfortable and stretchy clothing -Yoga Mat

 

02

DEC

Historic Yorktown Christmas Market on Main

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

 

02

DEC

Ken Matthews Garden Center | Live Wreath Decorating Workshop

10 AM - 11 AM | Incorporate the look and smell of the holiday using fresh cut greens on a "Live" wreath.

Workshop fee is $8 with purchase of wreath. Call to register 757.898.7799

 

02

DEC

Ken Matthews Garden Center | Bow Making

1 PM - 2 PM | Call to register 757.898.7799

Learn how to tie your own holiday bows in this free hands on workshop. Practice ribbons are provided.

 

03

DEC

Hampton Roads Reptile Expo

9:00AM-4:00PM Fun and educational Family Event

Tons of Exotic Animals

We’re back, and just in time for Christmas ! Providing the Hampton Roads area with excitment and education on exotic animals. Get up close to animals from all around the world like Alligator, Reptiles and different kinds of Exotic Mammals. 

Meet the breeders of these awesome reptiles and ask all questions on care or anything you want to know.  There will be a zoo here as with tons of animals to see up close cougar, wolves, porcupine etc. Brought to you by Zooography.  also another special guest that the crowd loves Viper Inc. will be there with reptiles up for adoptions change a life by adopting smile

Seminars throughout the day! Tons of Raffles, Plus you get entered into raffles just for coming in! Bring the whole family, Bring your kids, we want to educate everyone on how to care for these animals and just learn more about them.

 

03

DEC

Riverwalk Restaurant | Sunday Brunch Buffet

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

 

04

DEC

Watermen’s Museum | Painting on the River

The Watermen’s Museum hosts a monthly evening of painting with one of our favorite local artists.

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$30 per person which includes all of your painting supplies and your reserved spot for the night

Our artist will guide you through the techniques of painting and you will go home with your own work of art. This month, we are painting a beautiful angel. Just in time for Christmas. No experience is needed to have a wonderful night of painting and socializing. Space is limited, so RSVP as soon as possible. Email us at admin@watermens.org or call the Museum at 757-887-2641 or Liz at 757-813-6664 to reserve your spot. Then, just bring $30 cash or check made payable to Watermen’s Museum

 

04

DEC

Computer Concepts | Mac OS

Mac OS New Users Basic Skills Class 101

$25 | 1:00PM - 2:30PM | This class is a very good overview for new Mac users who are migrating from years of working with Windows computers or a Mac user who is jumping from a much earlier version of the Mac operating system.

The class is appropriate for El Capitan, macOS Sierra and macOS High Sierra because there is so little difference in the “basics” of OSX for Macbooks and iMac computers. Topics include, but not limited to, Mac trackpad and Magic Mouse usage, System Preferences, using the Dock, managing you system apps, WiFi connectivity, Mac’s Finder Window and the new Safari Browser. Helpful commands using keyboard combinations are discussed as well as the input and output ports on Macbooks and iMacs. Class computers are not provided.  Bring your Mac to class if you like.  Come early to set it up. Handout is provided.  Know your Apple ID.

 

04

DEC

Computer Concepts | Windows 10

Windows 10 New User Basic Skills Class 101

$25 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm | If you are new to using a Windows 10 PC computer, this is the course for you. Class is presented using the Windows 10 operating system.

Sections describe the basic skills every computer user must know including the new Start Menu, the proper shutdown procedure, using right-click menus, opening and closing programs, entering text, using the keyboards special keys, using Edge browser and more. Class computers are not provided.  Bring your computer to class if you like.  Handout provided.

 

04

DEC

Garden of Zen Yoga Studio | Chair Yoga Workshop

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Yorktown Library

Bring your own mat or borrow one from our limited supply. Registration is required. Part of our Live Well @ Your Library series.

Register online through the library’s Events Calendar at http://bit.ly/2hzHZI7.

 

04

DEC

Country Bootleggers Dance Studio | Beginner Line Dance

Class held every Monday night at 7:30-8:30pm

Amazing price of 6 classes for $45.00

 

06

DEC

Inner Peace Wellness | Qui-Gong Breathing

Winter 2017 Classes

Join us at 6PM | $15 per person

 

07

DEC

Coordinated Colors Yarn Shoppe | Knitting Group

Open Sit 'N' Stitch Group is Free and Everyone is Welcome

Stop by Thursdays 12:00PM - 4:00PM

 

07

DEC

Chick-Fil-A Family Night

Join us every Thursday evening from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Good Neighbor Dental will be hosting, bringing fun hands-on activities to get kids excited about brushing their teeth!

 

09

DEC

Yorktown Market Days | Holiday Market and Toyland Parade

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The Toyland Parade starts at 1:30 p.m.

 

09

DEC

Country Bootleggers Dance Studio | Line Dance Party

Held Every 2nd Saturday of the Month

7:00pm - 9:00pm | $5 per person

We have amazing Line Dance Instructors from this area who are going to be a part of this Line Dance “Party” for YOU. Starting @ 7:00pm TWO “Line Dance” will be taught then it will Social Line Dancing until 9:00pm.  Come out and have fun and don’t forget to bring a Friend and learn some of the oldest as well as the newest line dances. No Signing up…Just Show Up!  No partners necessary. Water and light snacks will be provided.

 

09

DEC

Riverwalk Restaurant | Breakfast with Santa

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

 

09

DEC

Ken Matthews Garden Center | Holiday Pet Photos

11 AM - 5 PM | Animal Aid Society and Ken Matthews Garden Center welcome you and your four-legged friends for photos with Santa

Cost: $6.00 for one picture or two pictures for $10!

 

13

DEC

Watermen’s Museum | Folk Jam

Monthly on the 2nd Wednesday of the month 5:30 till 9:00

​Now in our 7th year, you can join us on the Second Wednesday of every month for the Watermen’s Museum Music Jam Session in our Carriage House. We promise you an evening of fun and music with ShantyGrass and visiting amateurs and professional musicians as we pass traditional and modern songs around a circle. You don’t need to be a musician to have tons of fun. Just bring a small side dish to share and be ready for a rousing good time. FREE, but donations are gladly accepted.

 

13

DEC

Inner Peace Wellness | Children Meditation

Winter 2017 Classes

Join us at 6PM | $5 per child

Meditation strengthens children’s relationship with their inner selves, their mind/body connection, and development of their own personality—all of which make them better able to lead more positive lives and make positive choices for themselves. Parents are welcome to attend with their child or teenager.

 

16

DEC

Country Bootleggers Dance Studio | Partner Dance Party

Held Every 3rd Saturday of the Month

Cost Only $5.00 | 7:30pm – 10:00pm

Country Stepin Westies Dance Party will give you the opportunity to practice what you are learning in the Country 2-Step, East Coast Swing & West Coast Swing classes.   This dance party will also allow you dance with all level of dancers from this area and out of towners. The DJ will play towards the crowd. Come out and have fun and don’t forget to bring a Friend and learn some of the oldest as well as the newest line dances. No Signing up…Just Show Up! Water and light snacks will be provided.

 

16

DEC

Holy Mackerel | Kid’s Gift Making Drop Off

Drop off the kids at Holy Mackerel for TWO KID FREE hours! 

We’ll feed them lunch, and have them paint two ornaments for loved ones, just in time for the Holidays.

Ticket price is $30, includes lunch and choice of two ornaments day of. Children will be able to take ornaments home with them day of. Limited seating available, only open to 15 children.

 

16

DEC

Ken Matthews Garden Center | Live Centerpiece Making Workshop

2 PM - 3 PM | Workshop Fee - $18 includes fresh greens and pinecones.

Beautiful by itself but extra embellishments can be purchased. Fees must be prepaid to register. Anyone registered for the workshop will receive 10% off any extras purchased for the centerpiece.

 

 

18

DEC

Country Bootleggers Dance Studio | Beginner Line Dance

Class held every Monday night at 7:30-8:30pm

Amazing price of 6 classes for $45.00

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20

DEC

Holy Mackerel | Ornament Painting

​Tis’ the season for gifts from the heart! So come on out, paint some ornaments, have some laughs and eat some seafood!

Tickets will be $28 per person and include 3 ornaments and all supplies to paint. We will have limited seating, and do expect to sell out, so be sure to reserve your spot ahead of time.

Ornaments will be a variety of different shapes, some glass, some ceramic. Guests will choose their three styles night of, first come first serve.