• Click Here to Subscribe to Email updates

  • psst … I’m a Realtor! Thanks for stopping by my website. I would love to help you find your dream home and community in the Hampton Roads or Williamsburg area or to sell your existing home. This website is authored by local resident and REALTOR, John Womeldorf. John is known around town as Mr. Williamsburg, for both his extensive knowledge of Hampton Roads and the historic triangle, and his expertise in the local real estate market. His websites, WilliamsburgsRealEstate.com and Mr Williamsburg.com were created as a resource for folks who are exploring a move to Williamsburg, VA , Hampton Roads VA and the surrounding areas of the Virginia Peninsula. On his website you can search homes for sale , foreclosures, 55+ active adult communities, condos and town homes , land and commercial property for sale in Williamsburg, Yorktown, New Kent, Poquoson, and Gloucester, VA as well as surrounding markets of Carrolton, Chesapeake,Gloucester, Hampton, Isle of Wight, Portsmouth Mathews, Newport News Norfolk, Poquoson, Smithfield, , Suffolk, Surry, Va Beach, Yorktown and York County Virginia You can reach John by email John@MrWilliamsburg.com or phone @ 757-254-813
  • RSS Colonial Williamsburg News

    • What is the Frenchman’s Map?
      The Frenchman’s Map (1782). Whether one is looking for treasure or the closest Starbucks, most searches are more productive with a map. Colonial Williamsburg’s archaeologists are the first to admit this, which is why each of our excavations begins by consulting the Frenchman’s Map. The Frenchman’s Map ... Continue Reading »
    • In the Garden: Of Garlic and Shallots
      It is in the middle of October that we plant our garlic and shallots which is true for most all of the North American colonies. German Red Garlic bulb Garlic has a long usage as a medicinal plant but was seldom used in America as a culinary ... Continue Reading »
    • Revolutionary City’s tree varieties create a diverse autumn palette
      By Ben Swenson Could you name three types of oak tree if you had to? How about five? Laura Viancour can. She’s Colonial Williamsburg’s Manager of Landscape Services, part of a devoted team that shoulders a tall responsibility: maintaining the Historic Area’s oaks — all 13 species of them — and much more. There are over ... Continue Reading »
    • Death Wears a Shroud
      This week on the podcast, we reach into the grave for some buried history. In the spirit of All Hallows, we unearth the unexpected truth about colonial burial garments. Research Librarian Juliegh Clark tells us nearly all colonists would have been buried in a shroud — never their best clothes. Listen now.
    • Throwback Thursday: When Mr. Roosevelt Came to Town
      Crowds line Duke of Gloucester Street on Oct. 20th, 1934. Eighty years ago this week, an estimated crowd of 15,000 lined the streets to catch a glimpse of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt as his motorcade passed. From his perch in the backseat, FDR saw a main street ... Continue Reading »
  • Flickr Photos

    front1

    upstairs closet

    upstairs bedroom2

    More Photos

Julie Clark in concert in Williamsburg, VA


Julie Clark  one of the region’s top singer-songwriters, will play a local show Aug. 8, 2009 at Williamsburg Unitarian Universalists headquarters. The show is part of the Live Off Five! concert series.

Clark’s latest CD "Change Your Mind," released back in January, is a tuneful, honest, well-crafted disc, one that can stand toe-to-toe with releases by big-label, national artists.

Clark is a Norfolk , VA resident and a past winner of the Kerrville New Folk Songwriting Competition. Here are some of her other awards: 

WINNER: Great American Song Contest: 1st Place, Folk/Acoustic Category
- WINNER: Cornucopia Music Festival – Best  Audience Response
- WINNER: Virginia Music Awards: Folk/Acoustic Artist of the Year
- WINNER: Mid-Atlantic Songwriting Contest: 1st Place, Folk Category
- WINNER: Rocky Mountain Folks Festival Song Contest – 2nd Place

 

If you like songwriters in the vein of Tracy Chapman and Shawn Colvin, go and check her out.

Live Off Five! concerts are presented by Williamsburg Unitarian Universalists at 3051 Ironbound Road—about a quarter mile south of Rt. 5, also known as John Tyler Highway. Doors open at 7:00 p.m., and the performance begins at 7:30. Individual concert tickets are $10, $5 for students. Call 757.220.6830 for reservations.

Listen to Julie Clark here

Explore her website here

Saturday 8/8/2009: Williamsburg, VA.

 Live Off Five! Concert Series, Williamsburg Unitarian Universalists, 3051 Ironbound Road. Doors open at 7 p.m. Concert starts at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students. Call (757) 220-6830 to purchase tickets in advance. For more information, email liveofffiveinfo@wuu.org

Check out the Live Off Five Concert Schedule here

Some of the other artists appearing in the series are Amy Speace, Peter Mayer ,John Flynn and others.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,441 other followers