Welcome to Charlottesville!

Have you recently moved to the Charlottesville area, or are you at a new stage in life and interested in meeting new people with common interests? 

The Charlottesville Newcomers Club is an active, fun, friendly organization of men and women who want to make your transition to the Charlottesville area easy and enjoyable. The Club welcomes residents of Charlottesville and of nearby counties such as Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa and Nelson. 

Our Club has over 400 members and offers a wide range of activities and events. Members enjoy meeting new people, making friends, joining in social and recreational activities, learning more about the area, and getting involved in the community. There is something for everyone in the Charlottesville Newcomers Club. 

We invite you to look over our activities. Then contact us today and begin making friends and connections. We are looking forward to getting to know you!

Weather Policy

If the Albemarle County Schools are closed due to bad weather, any Newcomers Club activity scheduled for that day will be postponed or cancelled.

Swing Into Spring Hospitality Event

Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 10:00 a.m. - 12 noon, at Ash Lawn-Highland

Cost: No cost  but an RSVP is required by April 14. For more information, email cvillenewcomersinfo@gmail.com

Don something groovy and colorful! Think Flower-Power! And join Newcomers Club members and prospective members to meet, greet and mingle at the historic Ash Lawn-Highland home of James Monroe, fifth president of the United States. This historic venue is owned and operated by The College of William and Mary, Monroe’s alma mater. (For more information, see www.ashlawnhighland.org.)

Come to Ash Lawn-Highland from 10 a.m. to 12 noon on April 21st to meet new friends, learn about cultural attractions and events, and discover activities the Newcomers Club has to offer along with volunteer opportunities in our community. Coffee, tea and delightful nibbles will be provided by The Local. Directly after this Hospitality Event, free tours of Ash Lawn-Highland will be available.

Save the Date: 
Tuesday, May 19

The Charlottesville Newcomers Club will host a luncheon, Tuesday, May 19, at the Boars Head Inn. Be sure to mark your calendar and look for details about this event on this website in mid-April.