Activities available throughout greater Williamsburg

Singles Adventures—Ages 25-50. 784-8834.

Sunday Brunch—11 a.m.-3 p.m. Williamsburg Hellenic Center, 4900 Mooretown Rd.

Veterans employment help—Virginia Employment Commission, 253-4735.

Virginia Wounded Warrior Program—A resource specialist will be available at Williamsburg-James City County Community Action Agency at the Historic Triangle Community Services Center, 312 Waller Mill Rd. second Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Linda or Yvonne, 229-9332.

York River State Park—Group canoeing and kayaking available, which can be rented March through September. Reserve a guided tour for Scouts, churches or other groups. 566-3036 or


Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum—Exhibits: "Tramp Art’’ through Sept. 7, 2014; "Quilts in the Baltimore Manner’’; "Sidewalks to Rooftops: Outdoor Folk Art,’’ through January; "An Introduction to American Folk Art’’; "Conserving the Carolina Room’’; "Inspiration and Ingenuity: American Stoneware’’; "Down on the Farm’’; "Cross Rhythms: Folk Musical Instruments.’’

DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum—Exhibits: "Richard Newsham’s Fire Engine’’; "Tall Case Clocks’’; ``Fashion Accessories From Head to Toe through December; ``Dollars, Farthings & Fables: Money & Medals From the Colonial Williamsburg Collection’’; ``Rebuilding Charlton’s Coffeehouse’’; ``Introduction to the Museums’’; ``Treasure Quests: Great Silver Collections From Colonial Williamsburg’’; ``Identifying Ceramics: The Who, What and Ware’’; ``Masterworks From the Colonial Williamsburg Collection’’; ``Selections From the Henry H. Weldon Collection’’; ``Lock, Stock & Barrel: Early Firearms From the Colonial Williamsburg Collection’’; ``Revolution in Taste.’’

Dream Shop—Fair trade folk art by residents of Eastern State Hospital on the grounds. Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. 253-4575.

Gallery at York Hall— Includes a variety of themed exhibits that change every six to eight weeks, featuring 30-plus local artists. Spring exhibits at the gallery include quilts and watercolors, featuring artists Rebecca Roker and Linda Miller. Summer exhibits continue with pottery and more, featuring artist Jane Witmer. 301 Main St. in historic Yorktown. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday. Free admission. 890-4490 or

Jamestown Settlement—A Colonial Christmas Dec. 1-31. Admission is $15.50 and $7.25. Ages under 6 free. Free to residents of James City, York and the City of Williamsburg with proof of residency. 253-4838.

John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library—Hosts an exhibition of two 17th century letters from Philip III of Spain addressed to the duke of Medina Sidonia expressing concerns about the English settlement of Jamestown. Open to the public free of charge, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays except major holidays. 229-0412 or 229-1733.

New Town Art Gallery—Features the work of area artists. Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. 5140 Main St. 810-2690.

Stained-glass classes—Jamestown Art Glass Studio. 879-4661. 1782 Jamestown Rd.

Swem Library—"Alternative Voices’’ exhibit is curated by students in Prof. Sharon Zuber’s fall Constructing the News Introduction to Literary and Cultural Studies class and the Special Collections Research Center staff. Student curators: Brooke Anderson, Nicole Chung, Danielle Coradazzi, Gina Falcone, Shayela Hassan, Alexandria Hiponia, Brian Lynn, Jaren Maynard, Reid McBride, Rebecca Moses, Grace Pezzeminti, Heidi Scanlon, Elizabeth Scott, Jacqueline Vasquez, Lindsay Wade. Located on the campus of William & Mary.

This Century Art Gallery—On exhibit through Dec. 21 are oil paintings by Dan Bartges and glass by Jonathan McKee. Upstairs: Capturing Light; Dec. 18-Jan. 4 closed for the holidays. 219 S. Boundary St. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. 229-4949.

Yorktown Victory Center—A Colonial Christmas Dec. 1-31. A value-priced combination ticket to the Settlement and the Victory Center is $20 for adults and $10 for ages 6-12. Admission to the Victory Center is $9.75 adults, $5.50 ages 6-12. Under 6 free. Free to residents of James City, York and the City of Williamsburg with proof of residency. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. The annual pass retails for $35 and $17.50.  253-4838.


Publick Times Chorus—Local chapter of Sweet Adelines rehearses Tuesdays at 7 p.m. 566-8600.

Tidewater Recorder Society—Local chapter of the American Recorder Society, 7 p.m. second and fourth Sundays at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church. 565-2773.

Williamsburg Choral Guild—Rehearses every Monday at 7 p.m. at King of Glory Lutheran Church. 220-1808.

Williamsburg Music Club—Meetings are held in Lewis Hall, Bruton Parish Hall on Duke of Gloucester Street. Social hour with refreshments at 10 a.m., business meeting at 10:30, program at 11. All Music Club programs are free and open to the public. 258-0435.