10 Harpsichord and Continuo Organ Recital: The concert will be performed by JanEl Will, organist at Bruton Parish Church. 8 p.m. Saturday, Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, 201 W. Duke of Gloucester St. Free.
9 David Gussman: Gussman will perform French musette music with a little Italian, Celtic and German thrown in. A whimsical accordionist, Gussman is best known to Williamsburg music lovers for his work with the Bagels & Freylox Klezmer Band. 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, the Plaza of the Williamsburg Library, 515 Scotland St. Free.
8 Shakespeare Alive Interest Meeting: This is an interest meeting for volunteers, including actors and puppeteers. You will get to meet organizers, see the puppets and look over the script and music for its 2019 production of “A Midsummer Night's Dream.” 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday, room B of the Williamsburg Library, 515 Scotland St. Free.
7 Seafood Summer Fest: Visit the Watermen’s Museum for local seafood, music, crafts and vendors. Eat on-site or purchase fresh items to prepare at home.11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Watermen’s Museum, 309 Water St., Yorktown. Free admission; concert $10; for more information call 887-2641.
6 Strong Men and Women in Virginia History: This exhibit honors seven distinguished African American Virginians from the past and present for their important contributions to the state, the nation or professions. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, Stryker Center, 412 N. Boundary St. Free.
5 Ceramic Flowers Workshop: Learn how to make fun, colorful garden flowers. Supplies and firing included. 1-2:30 p.m. Thursday, Colonial Folk Art Studio & Gallery, 110 Bacon Ave. $35.
4 DIY Night: 3D Pen: It’s almost like drawing in mid-air. Come try out the library’s 3-D pens and make a project to take home. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, James City County Library,7770 Croaker Road. Free.
3 Lux Ice Cream Festival: Beat the heat with your favorite summer treat — ice cream! In addition to food, there will be laser tag, a magic show, arts and crafts, face painting and more. Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Legacy Hall, 4301 New Town Ave. Admission free; food, drink and activity tickets separate; register at eventbrite.com.
2 Movies in the Park: An American Tale: Movies start 15 minutes after sunset. Bring chairs and blankets to sit on. Snacks will be available for purchase. New Quarter Park, 1000 Lakeshead Drive. Free.
1 Family Splash Party: Take a break from the heat at James City County Parks and Recreation’s family fun night at the Chickahominy Riverfront Park pool. There will be games, prizes and fun. 6-9 p.m. Saturday, 1350 John Tyler Highway. Free.