10 Evening Talks: My Year of Raising Sheep: Adult Services Librarian. Jesse Kelley, talks about raising and caring for his flock of Dorper sheep. 7-8 p.m. Monday, Williamsburg Library, 515 Scotland St. Free.
9 Harpsichord and Continuo Organ Recital: This concert will be performed by Rebecca Davy, Bruton Parish music director. 8-9 p.m. Saturday, Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, 201 W. Duke of Gloucester St. Free
8 Fun Fridays on the Plaza: Join the Williamsburg Library outside on the plaza each Friday for children's games, activities and snacks. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Friday, Williamsburg Library, 515 Scotland St. Free.
7 Summer Nights Live: Light Balance: featured on “America’s Got Talent” Light Balance is a Ukrainian dance group whose members dance in the dark with lights covering their bodies. 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday, the Globe Theater in Busch Gardens,1 Busch Gardens Blvd. Free with admission.
6 4th of July Car Show: Show is open to all makes and models. Trailer parking will be available. Classic Cruisers Car Club cars will not be judged. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Revolution Golf and Grille at the Shops at High Street, 1430 High St. Registration $20; viewing free. More information at 220-1036 or ccccva.com.
5 Movies on Prince George Street: Captain Marvel: Bring a lawn chair or blanket to watch this movie. Popcorn will be provided by Middle Peninsula Insurance. Dusk, about 8 p.m. Sunday, 400 block of Prince George Street. Free.
4 Hot Dogs and Shelter Dogs: This hot dog eating contest will raise money for the Heritage Humane Society’s homeless pets. There will be raffles, prizes, adoptable dogs, food, drinks and more. 2-3 p.m. Thursday, Billsburg Brewery, 2054 Jamestown Road. Registration $10; sign up at firstname.lastname@example.org.
3 Captain Brewster's Kids: Join the ranks with Captain Brewster and train to defend Jamestown. As a new recruit, learn the manual of arms for the halberd — “a most ancient and honorable pole arm” — and then march in the grand parade inside James Fort. Noon, Friday, Historic Jamestowne, 1368 Colonial Parkway. Free with admission.
2 African American Interpretation: Present: This event showcases the craft of African American historical interpretation and examines its role in today’s society. Colonial Williamsburg historical interpreters will give presentations on the subject and then host a discussion. 5:30 p.m. Friday, Hennage Auditorium at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg, 326 W. Francis St. Free.
1 Canoeing with the Stars: Get away from the bright lights of the city and spend an evening looking at the night sky from a canoe. 7:30-10:30 p.m. Friday, York River State Park, 9801 York River Park Road. $8-$13 per person; register at 566-3036.