Skip Navigation and go to Main Content
Home » Departments & Services » Parks & Recreation » Special Events & News
JCC Home page JCC Home Page
A to Z - index of pages Click to change text size
Print this page Share this page








Special Events


February 2015

Saturday, Feb. 7: Black Settlement Presentation & Book Signing, 3-4 p.m. at Freedom Park. Join Lafayette Jones Jr., a descendent of those that lived on the Free Black Settlement at Freedom Park, for a presentation and book signing. Come experience 18th century life more than 60 years before the Emancipation Proclamation. All ages welcomed.


Friday, Feb. 13: Parent’s Night Out for youth in grades K-8, 6:30-10 p.m. at the James City County Recreation Center. Parents-take the night off and relax! Drop off your child and let them have a blast with themed activities. We’ll even provide dinner! Feb. 13 is Love Rocks Night, so come ready to dance the night away! $25/child; $20 for JC/W residents plus a $5 discount for 2nd and subsequent children in the same family. Youth (grades K-5) 970100-C; Teens (grades 6-8) 604100-C.


Saturday, Feb. 21: Destination Recreation Expo, Free, 9 a.m.-noon at the James City County Recreation Center. Your one-stop-shop for everything Parks and Recreation has to offer! Discover your parks and facilities, learn about all the classes and programs offered throughout the year and be one of the first to register for summer camps! Informational booths, interactive demonstrations and hands-on activities are just a few great features of this event. We’ll keep your children engaged while you gather information about summer camp opportunities, sports, outdoor, aquatic programs, special events, parks and facilities, REC Connect, inclusion and therapeutic programs and activities offered through our affiliate organizations. Raffles and discounts for camps, classes and facilities given on the day of event! All ages welcome.


March 2015

Saturday, March 14: Family Fun Night, 7-9:30 p.m. at the James City County Recreation Center.  Break out of the winter blahs and have some FUN with your family! Join us for a night of family entertainment-enjoy structured games in the gym, create various craft projects together, splash in the pool, play racquetball, enjoy an old-fashioned board game and much more! Pre-registration recommended but not required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. $3/person for ages 13+, 403000-A; Free for ages 12 and younger, 403000-B. If pre-registering, please register everyone who is attending!




EnvelopeReceive E-Mail Updates


Stay informed of Parks and Recreation classes, events and activities! Sign up for the monthly Events Calendar, an electronic newsletter filled with news and information about Parks and Recreation. Click here to subscribe to Parks and Recreation E-News.




The Official Site of James City County, Virginia
e-Subscribe| Contact Us | How do I? | e-Payment
Privacy Practices and Security Policy