This Weekend at New Quarter Park
Due to the high heat index we are experiencing, all activities at the park have been cancelled. The park will remain open on its normal schedule.
Programs this weekend
- Saturday, July 20 - CANCELLED Bring Your Own Kayak (BYOK) - Join us for our monthly BYOK hosted by Bay Country Kayaking. We will be meeting at "The Point" at 9 a.m. for a FREE guided tour of Queens Lake. If you would like to join, but do not have a kayak, you can rent one from Bay Country. To register for the tour, please call Bay Country Kayaking at (804) 695-4660.
- Saturday, July 20 - NEW LOCATION AND TIME The Legacy of Charles Corner This program will begin at 11 a.m. at Saint John Baptist Church, 1397 Penniman Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185, Fellowship Hall. Family historian and attorney Vicki Simons will present her research on descendants of Anthony (1844-1904) and Octavia (1849-1912) Hundley as well as other free and self-emancipated people who thrived there before, during, and after the Civil War. Kristen Allen, family historian and behavioral traffic safety specialist, will also present her research.
- Saturday, July 20 - CANCELLED Movies In The Park: An American Tail
This will be rescheduled for a later date.
- Sunday, July 21 - CANCELLED Weekend On Your Wheel Bike Race Series
Due to the excessive heat, the final race of the series has been cancelled. The race will be re-scheduled for July 28th. We will send out more information once the new time has been confirmed.
Next week on Wednesday, July 24, we will have our monthly Moonlight and Music program at the shelter next to the basketball courts, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Local musician Joe Duggan will lead a round table acoustic music session. Bring your guitars, banjos, and fiddles, or come to sit back and enjoy the music!
For more information about any of our programs, call New Quarter Park at 757-890-5840. To register for upcoming programs go to www.yorkcounty.gov/parksandrec.
NOTE: For weather related cancellations, please call our RainoutLine at 757-890-3501 and use extension 35 for events, extension 34 for the disc golf course, or extension 33 for trails at New Quarter Park. You may also visit our RainoutLine webpage.
See you at the park,
Call New Quarter Park at 757-890-5840
Residents: $25 - $100
Non-Residents: $50 - $150
Fire Circle: $25
Resident or Members of the CDGC: Daily $3, Annual $25
Non-Residents: Daily $5, Annual $50
Merchandise and Rentals available