2016-17 Events Schedule

Please join the KKG Williamsburg Alumnae Association for our 2016-17 social events. For more information of upcoming events, contact us at KKGalums.wbmg@gmail.com or follow our Facebook page. 

Thursday, August 25, 2016: Newport News Mexican Fiesta

  • Where: Salsa's Mexican Grille, 704 Mariners Row #110, Newport News, VA 
  • Time: 6 p.m.
  • Description: We're kicking off the 2016-17 Kappa Alumnae season with Mexican fiestas. Interested Kappas and Alumnae Association members are invited to our Newport News or Williamsburg events, or both! Mix, mingle and meet new Kappas! 

Tuesday, August 30, 2016: Williamsburg Mexican Fiesta

  • Where: Plaza Azteca, 1430 High St, Williamsburg, VA 
  • Time: 6 p.m.
  • Description: We're kicking off the 2016-17 Kappa Alumnae season with Mexican fiestas. Interested Kappas and Alumnae Association members are invited to our Newport News or Williamsburg events, or both! Mix, mingle and meet new Kappas! 

Friday, Sept. 16, 2016: Soiree Blanche

  • Where: Charlotte McCarter’s home 
  • Time: Noon
  • Description: Enjoy a salad bar extravaganza with a surprise! For many of us, our ritual was just a blur when we were 18! We will reacquaint ourselves with the one thing that binds us all in sisterhood. Please wear all white, bring your favorite salad topping, and don’t forget your Kappa key!   

Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016: Corks & Forks

  • Where: Sal's by Victor, 1242 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 
  • Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Description: Our new "Corks & Forks" dinner series is sure to be a "hoot."  Join us for Italian and conversation.

Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016: Founders Day Luncheon

  • Where: Two River's Country Club, 1400 Two Rivers Rd, Williamsburg, VA
  • Time: 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Description: We will celebrate the founding of our fraternity and acknowledge those who have accomplished 60-75 years of being Kappa. Always a fun time to celebrate the owl, the key and the fleur de lis! 11:30 am-2 pm. Additional invitation with menu selection and cost will be sent through email.

Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016: Noland Trail Walk

  • Where: Noland Trail, Newport News, VA
  • Time: 2:00 p.m.
  • Description: Fall is a beautiful time to appreciate the foliage and changing colors while getting some exercise! Join us in Newport News walking this lovely trail. Weather permitting. Park at the Mariners Museum parking lot, meet at museum entrance.  

Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016: Initiation Lunch

  • Where: William & Mary Campus, Sadler Hall
  • Time: TBD
  • Description: Join us in congratulating the newest Kappa members in their wise decision to become a Kappa! This is a unique and special time that alums can get to know the youngest of our fraternity and model sisterhood at all ages. Kappa is for a lifetime! 

Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016: Clara and Mr. Tiffany Excursion

  • Where: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA (carpool from Williamsburg.)
  • Time: 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Description: Louis Comfort Tiffany makes his debut in 1893 at the Chicago World’s Fair with a luminous exhibition of innovative stained-glass windows. In his New York studio, the free thinking Clara Driscoll conceives of and designs nearly all of the iconic leaded-glass lamps for which he is long remembered. Go with us to Richmond to view both Tiffany windows at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church and Clara’s lamps at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Cost is only lunch at the VMFA. Enhance your experience by reading “Clara and Mr. Tiffany” by Susan Vreeland. 

Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016: Christmas High Tea

  • Where: TBD
  • Time: TBD
  • Description: Enjoy high tea with your sisters during the holidays!   

 Monday, Jan. 16: Corks & Forks 

  • Where: Schlesinger’s Steakhouse, 1106 William Styron Square S, Newport News, VA
  • Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Description: Join your alumnae sisters for a dinner at Schlesinger's! 

Tuesday, Jan. 31: Kappacino

  • Where: TBD
  • When: TBD
  • Description: Snack on nibbles and “Kappacino” while resting after the busy holiday season. We will have our philanthropy program and have one of our membership meetings. Please join us as we spend some quality time with each other. 

Wednesday, Feb. 22 Wine & Cheese Paint Night

  • Where: TBD
  • When: TBD
  • Description: Tap into your inner Picasso and learn to paint with step-by-step instructions. You will leave with a finished painting done by you! This will be enhanced with some ‘creative juice’ to awaken your creative side!   

Saturday, March 18: Southern Women’s Show

  • Where: Richmond, VA (Carpool from Duck Donuts in Williamsburg)
  • Time: TBD
  • Description: Shopping, food, fashion, health, beauty, & fun! Join the alumnae group for this once-a-year opportunity.    

Tuesday, March 28: Corks & Forks 

  • Where: Park Lane Tavern, 4200 Kilgore Ave, Hampton VA
  • Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. 
  • Description: Wine & dine with your Kappa sisters!   

Thursday, April 13: Corks & Forks 

  • Where: Water Street Grill, 323 Water Street, Yorktown, VA
  • Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Description: Wine & dine with your Kappa sisters at this Yorktown hotspot!   

Sunday, April 23: Senior Brunch

  • Where: Cynthia Cashore's home
  • Time: TBD
  • Description: Sharing the last experience of the William & Mary Kappa seniors with them is fun and a great opportunity to hear what the brightest will be doing in the future. We will share brunch and have a membership meeting immediately following. Bring a brunch dish to share.  

Saturday, May 20: Wine Tasting & Tour

  • Where: New Kent Winery
  • Time: TBD
  • Description: Come learn about the process of making wine and see what a jewel we have in our backyard in New Kent! We will pair the wine tasting and tour with lunch or dinner (depending on the tour times). Spouses are welcome!  

Saturday, June 3: Horse Back Trail Riding

  • Where: Mill Swamp Smithfield, Smithfield, VA
  • Time: TBD
  • Description: Come and enjoy the great outdoors on horseback!

Friday, June 23: Corks & Forks

  • Where: Second Street American Bistro 140 2nd St, Williamsburg, VA
  • Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Description: Wine & dine at our final Corks & Forks event of the season!