Gloucester County Events Calendar

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Jun
30
Mon
PLAYTIME SOCCER for ADULTS! @ Ark Park
Jun 30 @ 6:30 pm – Aug 4 @ 8:30 pm

Join us for “Playtime Soccer for Adults!”  Meet on Mondays at the Ark Park – 6-8 year old soccer field for a pick up game of soccer.  Look or ask for Barbara Ronan to pay your $5.  Monies raised from “Playtime” will be used for sports scholarships for PR&T leagues.  Get some great exercise and raise money for our kids!

Jul
1
Tue
Namaste Yoga @ Botetourt Elementary School
Jul 1 @ 5:30 pm – Aug 5 @ 6:45 pm

For ages 16 and older.  Want to develop a balance of strength and flexibility?  Hatha Yoga (Ha meaning SUN, Tha meaning MOON) refers to the balance of action and reception–uniting the Mind/Body/Breath through classic Indian asanas (Postures).  Get ready for a great workout!  Register for the full session for $30 or individual days for $6.    https://rec.gloucesterva.info

 

Sponsored by Gloucester Parks, Recreation and Tourism

Jul
7
Mon
PLAYTIME SOCCER for ADULTS! @ Ark Park
Jul 7 @ 6:30 pm – Aug 11 @ 8:30 pm

Join us for “Playtime Soccer for Adults!”  Meet on Mondays at the Ark Park – 6-8 year old soccer field for a pick up game of soccer.  Look or ask for Barbara Ronan to pay your $5.  Monies raised from “Playtime” will be used for sports scholarships for PR&T leagues.  Get some great exercise and raise money for our kids!

Jul
8
Tue
Namaste Yoga @ Botetourt Elementary School
Jul 8 @ 5:30 pm – Aug 12 @ 6:45 pm

For ages 16 and older.  Want to develop a balance of strength and flexibility?  Hatha Yoga (Ha meaning SUN, Tha meaning MOON) refers to the balance of action and reception–uniting the Mind/Body/Breath through classic Indian asanas (Postures).  Get ready for a great workout!  Register for the full session for $30 or individual days for $6.    https://rec.gloucesterva.info

 

Sponsored by Gloucester Parks, Recreation and Tourism

Jul
12
Sat
Little Dragon Yoga – Deadline @ Carriage Court Trailer Three
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – Aug 16 @ 11:00 am

Classes begin July 12

For ages 5-8 or 9-12.  Kids will explore the world of yoga through stories, songs and games in a non competitive, creative space.  Kids will learn basic poses customized to them, allowing them to stretch their bodies and imaginations in this child based practice.

Saturdays, 9-10 am for 5-8 year olds or 10-11 am for 9-12 year olds.  Deadline to register is July 3

Jul
14
Mon
PLAYTIME SOCCER for ADULTS! @ Ark Park
Jul 14 @ 6:30 pm – Aug 18 @ 8:30 pm

Join us for “Playtime Soccer for Adults!”  Meet on Mondays at the Ark Park – 6-8 year old soccer field for a pick up game of soccer.  Look or ask for Barbara Ronan to pay your $5.  Monies raised from “Playtime” will be used for sports scholarships for PR&T leagues.  Get some great exercise and raise money for our kids!

Jul
15
Tue
Namaste Yoga @ Botetourt Elementary School
Jul 15 @ 5:30 pm – Aug 19 @ 6:45 pm

For ages 16 and older.  Want to develop a balance of strength and flexibility?  Hatha Yoga (Ha meaning SUN, Tha meaning MOON) refers to the balance of action and reception–uniting the Mind/Body/Breath through classic Indian asanas (Postures).  Get ready for a great workout!  Register for the full session for $30 or individual days for $6.    https://rec.gloucesterva.info

 

Sponsored by Gloucester Parks, Recreation and Tourism

Jul
19
Sat
Little Dragon Yoga – Deadline @ Carriage Court Trailer Three
Jul 19 @ 9:00 am – Aug 23 @ 11:00 am

Classes begin July 12

For ages 5-8 or 9-12.  Kids will explore the world of yoga through stories, songs and games in a non competitive, creative space.  Kids will learn basic poses customized to them, allowing them to stretch their bodies and imaginations in this child based practice.

Saturdays, 9-10 am for 5-8 year olds or 10-11 am for 9-12 year olds.  Deadline to register is July 3

Jul
21
Mon
Vinyasa-all levels – Yoga For Everyone @ Abingdon Elementary School
Jul 21 @ 5:30 pm – Aug 18 @ 6:45 pm

For ages 16 and older, whether you are new to yoga or experienced.  This class links body movement with breath and emphasizes strengthening the core.  Pose modifications and challenges are offered to fit the participants experience level.  Starting slowly with warm up stretches, the music takes you to a progressively higher energy level about midway into the class and concludes with a relaxation period.  Some benefits are improved posture, flexibility, balance and strength as well as calming of your mind and lessening of stress. This session is a drop in only session lasting 5 weeks, full six week classes will resume on September 8.  Drop in fee is $6 each.  https://rec.gloucesterva.info

PLAYTIME SOCCER for ADULTS! @ Ark Park
Jul 21 @ 6:30 pm – Aug 25 @ 8:30 pm

Join us for “Playtime Soccer for Adults!”  Meet on Mondays at the Ark Park – 6-8 year old soccer field for a pick up game of soccer.  Look or ask for Barbara Ronan to pay your $5.  Monies raised from “Playtime” will be used for sports scholarships for PR&T leagues.  Get some great exercise and raise money for our kids!

Jul
22
Tue
Namaste Yoga @ Botetourt Elementary School
Jul 22 @ 5:30 pm – Aug 26 @ 6:45 pm

For ages 16 and older.  Want to develop a balance of strength and flexibility?  Hatha Yoga (Ha meaning SUN, Tha meaning MOON) refers to the balance of action and reception–uniting the Mind/Body/Breath through classic Indian asanas (Postures).  Get ready for a great workout!  Register for the full session for $30 or individual days for $6.    https://rec.gloucesterva.info

 

Sponsored by Gloucester Parks, Recreation and Tourism

Jul
26
Sat
Little Dragon Yoga – Deadline @ Carriage Court Trailer Three
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – Aug 30 @ 11:00 am

Classes begin July 12

For ages 5-8 or 9-12.  Kids will explore the world of yoga through stories, songs and games in a non competitive, creative space.  Kids will learn basic poses customized to them, allowing them to stretch their bodies and imaginations in this child based practice.

Saturdays, 9-10 am for 5-8 year olds or 10-11 am for 9-12 year olds.  Deadline to register is July 3

Jul
28
Mon
Vinyasa-all levels – Yoga For Everyone @ Abingdon Elementary School
Jul 28 @ 5:30 pm – Aug 25 @ 6:45 pm

For ages 16 and older, whether you are new to yoga or experienced.  This class links body movement with breath and emphasizes strengthening the core.  Pose modifications and challenges are offered to fit the participants experience level.  Starting slowly with warm up stretches, the music takes you to a progressively higher energy level about midway into the class and concludes with a relaxation period.  Some benefits are improved posture, flexibility, balance and strength as well as calming of your mind and lessening of stress. This session is a drop in only session lasting 5 weeks, full six week classes will resume on September 8.  Drop in fee is $6 each.  https://rec.gloucesterva.info

PLAYTIME SOCCER for ADULTS! @ Ark Park
Jul 28 @ 6:30 pm – Sep 1 @ 8:30 pm

Join us for “Playtime Soccer for Adults!”  Meet on Mondays at the Ark Park – 6-8 year old soccer field for a pick up game of soccer.  Look or ask for Barbara Ronan to pay your $5.  Monies raised from “Playtime” will be used for sports scholarships for PR&T leagues.  Get some great exercise and raise money for our kids!

Jul
29
Tue
Namaste Yoga @ Botetourt Elementary School
Jul 29 @ 5:30 pm – Sep 2 @ 6:45 pm

For ages 16 and older.  Want to develop a balance of strength and flexibility?  Hatha Yoga (Ha meaning SUN, Tha meaning MOON) refers to the balance of action and reception–uniting the Mind/Body/Breath through classic Indian asanas (Postures).  Get ready for a great workout!  Register for the full session for $30 or individual days for $6.    https://rec.gloucesterva.info

 

Sponsored by Gloucester Parks, Recreation and Tourism

Jul
31
Thu
VIMS After Hours Lecture – Barrier Islands past, present, and future @ VIMS - Watermen's Hall
Jul 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join VIMS professor Chris Hein as he explores how geologic studies of ancient barrier islands can help society better understand and respond to the changes affecting the Outer Banks and Virginia’s Eastern Shore as sea level continues to rise.

Rappahannock River Cruise Trip Deadline @ Tappahannock
Jul 31 @ 11:45 pm

RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER CRUISE – Cruise date – Thursday, August 7

Bring your binoculars!  Really, bring them!  About 50 Bald Eagles nest and live along the Rappahannock River, with another 40 or so that travel approximately 50 miles to fish the river.  The guided cruise, 18 miles, will visit the Inglewood Plantation Winery for lunch (included).  This winery which started with just a few wines now offers over 30 award winning wines.

732300-44, Thursday, August 7, 8:30am-6pm, $85, deadline to register is July 31.

 

Aug
1
Fri
Paws to Read Summer Reading Program Ends @ Gloucester Library
Aug 1 all-day

Paws to Read at the Gloucester County Public Library!
Whatever your age, whatever your interests – READ! READ! READ!
Participate in fun activities and win prizes!
May 31-August 1

Open Studio @ Gloucester Arts on Main
Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Every Friday Morning.

If you enjoy painting with company, bring your stuff and paint with us every Friday morning. Free, 9 to 12 am. (Note – this is a good way to make time to paint, so come along!)

VIMS Public Tour @ The Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Reserve a space for our weekly public tours to learn more about VIMS. These 1.5 hour guided walks are most interesting for adults and older children. The tours are scheduled for the summer months and generally include a visit to the VIMS Visitors Center and Aquarium, a VIMS research laboratory, and the VIMS Teaching Marsh.

Night Fishing @Beaverdam Park @ Beaverdam Park
Aug 1 @ 5:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Night-time is a Great-time to fish!  Join us at Beaverdam Park on the first Friday of the Month from May thru October for Night Fishing.  Enter the park from the Main Entrance Only and fish until the Park closes at Midnight!

Wine Tasting @ Kelsick Specialty Market
Aug 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Wine Tasting  @ Kelsick Specialty Market

Friday, August 1st, from 5-7 pm will be a very special time at Kelsick Specialty Market that you can’t miss out on! Join the staff, your friends and wine lovers in enjoying great wines.

Adrien from Republic National Distributing Company will be on site and available to answer your questions, take in your praise, and enjoy some wine samples with you! Below is the list of wines for the evening:

Casal Garcia-Vinho Verde-Portugal

Skeleton-Gruner Veltliner-Austria

Barboursville-Vermentino-Virginia

Four Vines-Chardonnay-California

Firefly Ridge-Syrah-California

Firefly Ridge-Red Blend-California

And if you like what you taste, more will be available for purchase to bring home with you! The staff at Kelsick has been busy painting, rearranging, and bringing in new products- so don’t miss out.

Kelsick Specialty Market is located at 6632 Main Street. Keep in touch by visiting them online at www.kelsickmarket.com or facebook /KelsickSpecialtyMarket. Call them at 804-693-6500.

FIRST FRIDAY August 1, 2014 @ Gloucester Arts on Main
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

August 1, 2014

Combining an ARTIST’S SLAPDOWN session – artists compete, painting against a deadline or each other! Prizes – sign up to have some fun with us! Normal First Friday paninis and cash bar! Also begins Exhibit of “Living on the Water” art. 6 to 9 pm, no cover charge.