Family Programs & Events

Family Fun Ice Cream Social

Saturday, August 4, 2018

11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Enjoy tasty ice cream treats and lemonade while exploring colonial history, games and crafts. Families and children of all ages invited.

Location: Historic Christ Church & Museum, 420 Christ Church Road, Weems, Virginia 22576

Fee: No Charge

Bringing Music to Life Concert Series: "Hello Stranger" Featuring Dale Jett

Friday, September 21, 2018

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Third-generation member of the legendary Carter family Dale Jett with his wife Teresa Jett and Oscar Harris perform traditional Appalachian Americana music that provides the closest link to the music of the original Carter family.

Enjoy this special musical performance inside the superb acoustical setting of 1735 Christ Church, a National Historic Landmark. 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Intermission with libations.  

Funding provided by the Robert S. and Martha S. Scheu Fund of the River Counties Community Foundation, the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Location: Historic Christ Church & Museum, 420 Christ Church Road, Weems, Virginia 22576

Fee: $25.00. Purchase tickets at christchurch1735.ticketleap.com.

Last Day of the 2018 Visitor Season

Friday, November 30, 2018

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Last day to visit Christ Church, the museum and gift shop in 2018. Foundation offices are open by appointment from Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, December 1, 2018, through March 31, 2019. Closed Christmas Eve through New Year's Day. Research library access and special group tours are available by appointment.

Location: Historic Christ Church & Museum, 420 Christ Church Road, Weems, Virginia 22576

Fee: $5.00 per person

"The Holly & The Ivy": A Traditional Carol Sing

Monday, December 3, 2018

3:30 pm

Celebrate the season at Historic Christ Church & Museum with traditional songs, carols, and music. Join in this seasonal songfest in the beautifully "greened" church. Featuring members of The Chesapeake Chorale and the Christchurch School Cantorion. Dress warmly. Refreshments follow in The Bayne Center.

Location: Christ Church at Historic Christ Church & Museum, 420 Christ Church Road, Weems, Virginia 22576

Fee: Two (2) non-perishable items per person for the Northern Neck Food Bank