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Scheduled Events

March 2015

Management 'BOOT CAMP CLASS' From GOOD to GREAT with Angeline Godwin

Mar 4 - Apr 1

8:00am-12:00Noon - A good employee is valuable to any organization. Often a GOOD employee is the person who takes initiative, meets goals and deadlines, comes early and stays late, and does whatever is needed to drive results. When promotion opportunities arise, the company has no hesitation in making the GOOD employee the newest leader/manager/supervisor but they don't always provide the resources and training the GOOD employee needs to be able to provide effective management for the business. Wednesdays, March 4-April 1 8:00 am-12:00 pm Cost: $379.99 for 5 weeks! Attention Employers: Take advantage of our buy one seat, get one seat free! Class held at the PHCC Patrick County Site 212 Wood Brothers Drive Stuart, VA Pre-Register Today! Call (276) 656-0260
212 Wood Brothers Dr. - Stuart - 276-656-0260 - www.patrickhenry.edu
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Experience Sonoma right here in Floyd, Virginia with Guest Chef Weekend at Chateau Morrisette Winery

Mar 27-29

The weekend of March 27th-29th, Executive Chef Paul Schroeder, an award winning chef from Sonoma, California, will be preparing food for our guests. On Friday and Saturday Chef Schroeder's menu will be served from 4pm-8pm and then on Sunday, his menu will be served from 11am-4pm. The cost of the six course menu is $65 per person (not inclusive of wine, gratuity, or tax). Wine pairings will be available for an additional $15. During these times the restaurant will be serving Chef Schroeder's menu exclusively- if you would like our regular menu, then please plan to come for lunch on Friday or Saturday. Chef Schroeder has over 20 years of experience cooking with fresh, seasonal ingredients. His cuisine is described as "Rustic Mediterranean" with an emphasis on local produce, rotisserie meats and fresh seafood. You can read his menu here. Reservations are currently being taken. You can call 540-593-2865
287 Winery Road SW/Mile Post 171 - Floyd - 540-593-2865 - www..thedogs.com.

Open Computer Lab Mondays & Thursdays at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Mar 30

10:00am-5:00pm - Open computer lab Mondays and Thursdays, 10am to 5pm The Computer Lab will be open to the public High Speed Internet Access is available Programs such as Power Point and Photo Shop are available. A fee will be charged for the use of printers, no instruction will be offered.
475 Spencer-Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.The CentreatSpencerPenn.com
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All-in-One-Workout Mondays with Instructor at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Mar 30

11:30am FREE - All-In-One Workout Mondays, 11:30am Instructor: Sharon Mason This workout brings together elements of dance, aerobic fitness, yoga, strength training, physical rehabilitation and Pilates. Cost is $1.00 per session
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
Email for more information.

--ARTS 145: Elements of Design. Part of our Artisan Center series of classes at the Reynolds Homestead

Mar 30

6:00-9:00PM - Elements of Design with instructor Pepper Martin is designed to take ANY artist of ANY medium to the next level. Students will explore the fundamental principles of design that are inherent in all forms of art. The class will focus on hands-on application of these principles, as well as a thorough understanding of terminology and the implication of these principles onto the individual artist's creations. Meets consecutive Mondays for 5 weeks, skipping Monday, April 6. This class can be applied towards an Artisan Certification.
54 West Church St. - Martinsville - 276-656-0343 - www.theartisancenter.org

April 2015

The History Around Us: Steve Sims-Native Americans in Patrick County

Apr 1

12NOON - The History Around Us: Steve Sims-Native Americans in Patrick County. Steve will share artifacts and historical information about the Native American populations that populated Patrick County in the early days. Bring a bag lunch.
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.thereynoldshomestead.vt.edu
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--Monthly Volunteer Meeting at The Reynolds Homestead

Apr 1

1:00pm - Join us to learn about all of the great opportunities there are to assist the staff in fulfilling the Reynolds Homestead's mission to the community. RSVP so we can provide lunch!
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.reyoldshomestead.vt.edu
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Chair Aerobics Thursday Mornings with Instructor at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Apr 2

11:30am FREE - Chair Aerobics Thursday Mornings with instructor 11:30 am, Free M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness
475 Spencer-Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.The CentreatSpencerPenn.com
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THE LAST SUPPER Re-enactment presented by Stuart Baptist Church

Apr 2

7:30PM - call for more information
108 West Blue Ridge St - Stuart - 276-694-3440

Williams Estate Auction 'Preview Night

Apr 3

4:00pm-6:00pm - HUGE ESTATE AND PERSONAL PROPERTY AUCTION Guns, Furniture, Jewelry, Juke Box Slots, Old Toys , Metal Signs, and lots more. Check out the website for more information YOU DO NOT WANT TO MISS THIS AUCTION
Horsepasture Vol. Fire Department - Martinsville - 276-340-6441 - www.auctionzip.com

Fundraiser Dinner for Mountain Valley Hospice

Apr 3

5:00-7:00pm - Serving: Ham, Green Beans, Mashed Potatoes, Salads, Desserts, Beverages. Entertainment by: Vernon Harris Shelly Roberts $6.00 Adults $3.00 Children
Rotary Field - Stuart - 276-694-6797

THE LAST SUPPER Re-enactment presented by Stuart Baptist Church

Apr 3

7:30PM - call for more information
108 West Blue Ridge St - Stuart - 276-694-3440

Stuart's 2nd Annual Food and Wine Festival

Apr 4

3:00-7:00PM - Event will be held between Divine Designs and the Old Lemon's. FREE ADMISSION WITH A $10.00 TASTING FEE. Food and several wineries for wine tasting Music by: SHARP 5 (3:00-4:00PM) and SLICK JR. & THE REACTORS (5:00-7:00pm)
Uptown Stuart - Stuart - 276-694-3811
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BIG STEAK BUFFET at Kanawha Valley Arena - Dugspur, VA

Apr 4

5:00-8:00pm - Steak Buffet & Karaoke Start Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm •Start Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm •All you Can Eat Steak Buffet & Karaoke •Dinner from 5 – 8 PM •Karaoke Starts at 8 PM •Adults $15 •12 & Under $7
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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HUGE ESTATE AUCTION by Williams Auction

Apr 4

10:00am - So you went to the preview on the 3rd and now you are ready to go for it!!!! Check out the website for more information
Horsepasture Vol. Fire Department - Martinsville - 276-340-6441 - www.auctionzip.com

Homestead Quilters Exchange.

Apr 4

10:00am -
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.reyoldshomestead.vt.edu
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The Civil War Comes to the Reynolds Homestead

Apr 4

2:00pm - The Civil War Comes to the Reynolds Homestead: Stoneman’s Raid and Our Patrick County History. The date is the sesquicentennial of the visit of General Stoneman’s Raiders to the Reynolds Homestead, just days before the official end of the Civil War. A series of guest speakers including Tom Perry, David Minter, Chris Owens and more will talk about the significance of the event, what happened, and other historical happenings of significance. Browse the Confederate Exhibition collected by Minter and an extraordinary exhibition of panels celebrating our own General J.E.B. Stuart. Refreshments will be served. FREE! 2:00 p.m.
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.reyoldshomestead.vt.edu
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Easter Sunday Sunrise Service at Stuart Baptist Church

Apr 5

7:00AM - Easter Sunday Sunrise Service 7 am with a breakfast following the service.
108 West Blue Ridge Street - Stuart - 276-694-3440 - www.stuartbaptist.org

All-in-One-Workout Mondays with Instructor at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Apr 6

11:30am FREE - All-In-One Workout Mondays, 11:30am Instructor: Sharon Mason This workout brings together elements of dance, aerobic fitness, yoga, strength training, physical rehabilitation and Pilates. Cost is $1.00 per session
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
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--Patrick Henry Photography Club at The Reynolds Homestead

Apr 6

6:30pm - Open to anyone interested in photography.
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.reyoldshomestead.vt.edu
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Homestead Postcard and Collectibles Club

Apr 8

6:30pm - Open to anyone interested in collecting
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.reyoldshomestead.vt.edu
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Chair Aerobics Thursday Mornings with Instructor at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Apr 9

11:30am FREE - Chair Aerobics Thursday Mornings with instructor 11:30 am, Free M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness
475 Spencer-Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.The CentreatSpencerPenn.com
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Book Discussion at The Spencer-Penn Book Club - Spencer

Apr 9

3:30pm - , For April the book is The Soloist by Steve Lopez Spencer-Penn Centre, 276-957-5757 www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
475 Spencer-Penn Rd/Hylton Library - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
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Bingo to Support The Alzheimer's Group of Patrick County

Apr 10

Doors Open at 6:00pm, games begin at 7:00pm - Alzheimer’s Group is playing Bingo April 10 door open at 6:pm game begins at 7 It will be 31 Bags and other items. We are having a yard sale April 9 and 10 at the Alzheimer’s Building, a Bake Sale as well as the yard sale April 11.
Alzheimer's Building - Stuart - 276-698-2901

The Spencer-Penn Centre announces a 'PIG COOKIN' CONTEST'

Apr 10-11

11:00am-4:00pm - Spencer-Penn Centre’s Pig Cookin’ Contest Cooking contestants start 9pm on 10th Food ready to eat, 11am on 11th. Call the Centre for contest rules and application. Craft Vendors and Cookers needed. Spencer-Penn Centre, 276-957-5757 www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
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Music Night at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Apr 10

Doors Open at 5:00pm/Open Jam at 5:30 and Bands start at 6:20pm - Bands: Almost There, Witcher Creek, Jason Harris & Friends. It’s sure to be a great night of music and dancing. Dust off your dancing shoes, grab a friend and come hungry. Concessions will be available. We will be serving Pinto Beans and Cornbread along with our regular concessions. A $4 donation is requested for admission. Call the Centre for more information, 276-957-5757
475 Spencer-Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
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HUGE ESTATE AUCTION by Williams Auction

Apr 10

10:00am - A 2-DAY EVENT The Estate of Steve Davis
180 Wilson Ave. - Martinsville - 276-340-6441 - www.auctionzip.com

ALZHEIMERS BINGO

Apr 10

Doors Open at 6:00pm, games begin at 7:00pm - OVERALL TICKETS COST $25.00 , NEWEST 31 BAGS FOR DOOR PRIZES, AND DOOR PRIZES OF ALL TYPES. FOOD WILL BE AVAILABLE, HOT DOGS, CHIPS, DRINKS, BARBECUE AND ALL TYPES OF DESSERTS ALL PROCEEDS ARE FOR THE ALZHEIMERS CLIENTS AND CAREGIVERS IN A 60 MILE RADIUS OF STUART.
J.D. Hooker Building/Rotary Field - Stuart

Alzheimer's YARD SALE

Apr 10-11

8:00am - ALZHEIMER’S OFFICE FURNITURE, CLOTHES, ANTIQUES STARTS AT 8 AM- FRIDAY AND SATURDAY BAKE SALE SATURDAY, APRIL 11 ALL PROCEEDS FOR ALZHEIMERS’PATIENTS AND CARE GIVERS
109 Buena Vista Ave - Stuart - 276-698-2901/694-7358

Summer Camps Schedule are ready at The Spencer Penn Center

Apr 10

Summer Camps Spencer-Penn Centre has it’s Summer Camp Schedule ready. Call the Centre today for your copy. Camps for children of all ages. Spencer-Penn Centre, 276-957-5757 www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com This facility is operated in a nondiscriminatory basis with regards to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, age or handicap. Complaints of discrimination may be sent to the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Washington, D.C. 20250.
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.The CentreatSpencerPenn.com
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Cruise In at Pig Cookin Contest at The Spencer-Penn Centre

Apr 11

11:00AM-4:00PM - Pre-register your car, parking on asphalt Is limited to the first 30 cars. Call The Centre for more details
475 Spencer-Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
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HUGE ESTATE AUCTION by Williams Auction

Apr 11

10:00am - A 2-DAY EVENT The Estate of Steve Davis
180 Wilson Ave. - Martinsville - 276-340-6441 - www.auctionzip.com

PIG BIKE RIDE at The Spencer Penn Centre

Apr 11

Ride Starts 9:00am - Saturday, April 11, Spencer Ruritan Bldg. Sign-In 8:15-8:45am 3 road routes, 16-32-50 miles or Mountain Bike ride at the local Mountain Laurel Trails. Ride starts At 9am. Registration $25 Call the Centre for more information 4
475 Spencer Penn Rd - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
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The Legacy of Kitty Reynolds Nanny of the Reynolds children

Apr 11

3:00PM - . The Legacy of Kitty Reynolds. Mt. Olive Church, Critz. Nanny of the Reynolds children who grew up on the Rock Spring Plantation, Kitty Reynolds also had a tremendous influence on Civil Rights history, playing a significant role in the landmark legislation Ex Parte Virginia. Her great, great grandson Jay Kimble Reynolds, along with African American historian John Whitlow will discuss the tremendous legacy of this amazing woman.
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.reyoldshomestead.vt.edu
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American Music Series: Old Time Concert and Dance with the Dry Hill Draggers.

Apr 12

2:30pm - In the late 1970s, some neighbors and friends started gathering to play old-time music which had been passed down from generations before. Most of these gatherings were in the Dryhill and Ferrum areas of Franklin County, VA. One day while playing music and having fun, some of the musicians were falling behind and Edgar Crowe said since they were dragging behind on their timing, he was going to call the group the “Dryhill Draggers.” Refreshments will be served. $12 adults, $5 Students.
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.thereynoldshomestead.vt.edu
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College for Older Adults Spring Term Begins at The Reynolds Homestead

Apr 13

Our 10th term commences with terrific classes that include fitness, health and nutrition, chair caning, painting, studying the Prophets of the Bible, hiking, golf lessons, a variety of crafts, and much, much more! This event is the hottest ticket in town for adults ages 50+. A low membership fee of $50 enables you to choose from among 25+ classes for the coming term. A full class schedule and registration forms will be available the first week of March. If you are not on our mailing list and would like to receive information about COA, please contact Lisa Martin at martinlm@vt.edu or 276-694-7181 x 22 to ensure that you receive a schedule. Make friends, have fun, and continue life-long learning that has been proven to have tremendous health benefits. Schedules will be available on Tuesday, March 3.
463 Homestead Lane - Stuart - 276-694-7181 - www.reyoldshomestead.vt.edu
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All-in-One-Workout Mondays with Instructor at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Apr 13

11:30am FREE - All-In-One Workout Mondays, 11:30am Instructor: Sharon Mason This workout brings together elements of dance, aerobic fitness, yoga, strength training, physical rehabilitation and Pilates. Cost is $1.00 per session
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
Email for more information.

--ARTS 145: Elements of Design. Part of our Artisan Center series of classes at the Reynolds Homestead

Apr 13

6:00-9:00PM - Elements of Design with instructor Pepper Martin is designed to take ANY artist of ANY medium to the next level. Students will explore the fundamental principles of design that are inherent in all forms of art. The class will focus on hands-on application of these principles, as well as a thorough understanding of terminology and the implication of these principles onto the individual artist's creations. Meets consecutive Mondays for 5 weeks, skipping Monday, April 6. This class can be applied towards an Artisan Certification.
54 West Church St. - Martinsville - 276-656-0343 - www.theartisancenter.org

Chair Aerobics Thursday Mornings with Instructor at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Apr 16

11:30am FREE - Chair Aerobics Thursday Mornings with instructor 11:30 am, Free M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness
475 Spencer-Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.The CentreatSpencerPenn.com
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Business After Hours at Patrick Building Supply

Apr 16

5:30-7:00PM - call the Chamber and make you RSVP for this event
20541 Jab Stuart Hwy. - Stuart - 276-694-6012

Dinner and a Movie Night: "Twenty Feet from Stardom" (2013, PG-13) at The Reynolds Homestead

Apr 16

Dinner begins at 6:00pm/Movie starts at 7:00pm - Backup singers live in a world that lies just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music, but we've had no idea who these singers are or what lives they lead, until now. Dinner is $14 per person and reservations are required. The meal begins at 6:00 p.m. The movie is free and begins at 7:00 p.m. You do not have to attend dinner to come and enjoy the movie.
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.reyoldshomestead.vt.edu
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Homeopathic Remedy Kit Making Class with Dr. Jude

Apr 18

10:00am-5:00pm - Homeopathic Remedy Kit Making Class April 18, 2015 10:00 AM – 5:00PM $125.00 Learn and understand the process of making homeopathic remedies. - dry to wet remedies - amplification of remedies - potency recommendations Make your own Emergency Kit! (Bring a bag lunch.) There are only 10 spots available for this class, * Reservations & class fee required in advance *
179 Ida Rose Lane - Floyd, VA - (276) 694 - 3650

BIG STEAK BUFFET at Kanawha Valley Arena - Dugspur, VA

Apr 18

5:00-8:00pm - Steak Buffet & Karaoke Start Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm •Start Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm •All you Can Eat Steak Buffet & Karaoke •Dinner from 5 – 8 PM •Karaoke Starts at 8 PM •Adults $15 •12 & Under $7
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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Estate Auction by Williams Auction

Apr 18

10:00am / 12:Noon Real Estate Auction - Estate of Dorothy Turner House and personal property The Real Estate Auction (3 BDRM./2 1/2 Bath BRICK HOME) will be auctioned at Noon Check out the website for more information on the items to be placed fir auction.
2270 Popular Dr. - Stuart - 276-340-6441 - www.auctionzip.com

Run in Remembrance at The Reynolds Homestead

Apr 18

3.2 for 32 Run in Remembrance. On this day, the Virginia Tech community reflects on the vibrant lives of the 32 students and faculty who were tragically taken from us on April 16, 2007. This community run/walk throughout the trails at the Reynolds Homestead strives to bring fellow Hookies together, to feel the support of the community, and to celebrate the lives of our friends and family members. Commemorative race bibs and t-shirts will be provided to the first 60 who register. Registration is FREE and forms are available by contacting martinlm@vt.edu. Donations to the Patrick County Food Bank are requested from participants.
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.thereynoldshomestead.vt.edu
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Homeopathic Remedy Kit Making Class with Dr. Jude

Apr 18

10:00am-5:00pm - Homeopathic Remedy Kit Making Class $125.00 Learn and understand the process of making homeopathic remedies. - dry to wet remedies - amplification of remedies - potency recommendations Make your own Emergency Kit! (Bring a bag lunch.) There are only 10 spots available for this class, reserve your spot today! * Reservations & class fee required in advance *
179 Ida Rose Lane - Floyd - (276) 694 - 3650 - www.chocolatemooseb b.com

All You Can Eat SEAFOOD at Kanawha Valley Arena in Dugspur, Virginia

Apr 18

5:00-8:00pm - Every third Saturday of the month from 5:00-8:00pm and afterwards they offer a variety of entertianment
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com

Basket Making Class at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Apr 18

9:30am-12:Noon - Basket Making Class Saturday, April 18, 9:30 to noon $25 and take home your project
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreAtSpencerPenn.com

--David Oliver Presents: The Intelligent Universe

Apr 19

3:00PM - David Oliver Presents: The Intelligent Universe. David continues his series. Refreshments served. FREE
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.thereynoldshomestead.vt.edu
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Grand Opening & Open House of our Satellite Office with Dr. Jude

Apr 19

12NOON-4:00PM - Grand Opening & Open House of our Satellite Office Come & See! Sunday - April 19, 2015 12:00 PM – 4:00PM 179 Ida Rose Lane Floyd,VA Take a walk around and visit the new space, it may be small, but what a pretty view! Snacks & Surprises! See You Then! Floyd office hours will be Fridays, by appointment. (276) 694-3650
179 Ida Rose Lane - Floyd, VA - (276) 694-3650 - www.chocolatemooseb b.com

All-in-One-Workout Mondays with Instructor at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Apr 20

11:30am FREE - All-In-One Workout Mondays, 11:30am Instructor: Sharon Mason This workout brings together elements of dance, aerobic fitness, yoga, strength training, physical rehabilitation and Pilates. Cost is $1.00 per session
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
Email for more information.

Homestead Decorative Painters Exchange - Critz

Apr 20

9:30am - Homestead Decorative Painters Exchange. Bring your usual painting supplies and a bag lunch.
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.thereynoldshomestead.vt.edu
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--ARTS 145: Elements of Design. Part of our Artisan Center series of classes at the Reynolds Homestead

Apr 20

6:00-9:00PM - Elements of Design with instructor Pepper Martin is designed to take ANY artist of ANY medium to the next level. Students will explore the fundamental principles of design that are inherent in all forms of art. The class will focus on hands-on application of these principles, as well as a thorough understanding of terminology and the implication of these principles onto the individual artist's creations. Meets consecutive Mondays for 5 weeks, skipping Monday, April 6. This class can be applied towards an Artisan Certification.
54 West Church St. - Martinsville - 276-656-0343 - www.theartisancenter.org

Chair Aerobics Thursday Mornings with Instructor at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Apr 23

11:30am FREE - Chair Aerobics Thursday Mornings with instructor 11:30 am, Free M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness
475 Spencer-Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.The CentreatSpencerPenn.com
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‘BEE WHISPERER’ MARK CHORBA TO OFFER FREE INTRODUCTION TO BEEKEEPING WORKSHOP

Apr 23

6:00-9:00PM - Floyd County beekeeper and appointed “bee whisperer” Mark Chorba will be at the Reynolds Homestead on Thursday, April 23 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. to provide a FREE Introduction to Beekeeping Workshop. When people think of hobbies, certain things come to mind, like stamp collecting, painting or knitting. Few people, however, think of beekeeping. After all, who wants to be responsible for literally thousands of creepy, crawly, flying insects that are known to have the ability to sting? Well, if you take the time to learn more about the hobby, chances are you might develop an interest!
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.thereynoldshomestead.vt.edu
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Rug Hooking Workshop at The Reynolds Homestead

Apr 25

9:00am-5:00pm - Rug Hooking Workshop. Hosted by the Hook-in-Hand Exchange and instructed by Nancy Z. Parcels, this one-day workshop will begin with students learning the basics of rug hooking, then moving on to techniques, tips and tricks for successful hooking. The workshop is designed for all ability levels and Parcels will tailor instruction to each person, even the true beginner. Participants need to bring a bag lunch and snacks will be provided throughout the day. If you have a frame and hooks, please bring them. This will be a full-day immersion in the ancient art of rug hooking that is seeing a resurgence today. Registration is required and the class is limited to 12 participants. NEW low price - $85! Email martinlm@vt.edu for a registration form.
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.thereynoldshomestead.vt.edu
Email for more information.

All-in-One-Workout Mondays with Instructor at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Apr 27

11:30am FREE - All-In-One Workout Mondays, 11:30am Instructor: Sharon Mason This workout brings together elements of dance, aerobic fitness, yoga, strength training, physical rehabilitation and Pilates. Cost is $1.00 per session
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
Email for more information.

--ARTS 145: Elements of Design. Part of our Artisan Center series of classes at the Reynolds Homestead

Apr 27

6:00-9:00PM - Elements of Design with instructor Pepper Martin is designed to take ANY artist of ANY medium to the next level. Students will explore the fundamental principles of design that are inherent in all forms of art. The class will focus on hands-on application of these principles, as well as a thorough understanding of terminology and the implication of these principles onto the individual artist's creations. Meets consecutive Mondays for 5 weeks, skipping Monday, April 6. This class can be applied towards an Artisan Certification.
54 West Church St. - Martinsville - 276-656-0343 - www.theartisancenter.org

Upcoming Auctions with Williams Auction Company- STORAGE AUCTION

Apr 28

9:30am & 11:00am - check out the website for more information on locations of auction
- 276-340-6441 - www.auctionzip.com

Chair Aerobics Thursday Mornings with Instructor at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Apr 30

11:30am FREE - Chair Aerobics Thursday Mornings with instructor 11:30 am, Free M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness
475 Spencer-Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.The CentreatSpencerPenn.com
Email for more information.

May 2015

Kanawha Valley Arena Events/OUTLAW MUD BOG

May 2

ALL DAY EVENT - Be sure to visit and stay with us when we have one of our awesome Mud Bogs at Kanawha Valley Arena Resort. It is always a Mud Slingin, Tire Burnin, Diesel Smoking action packed show. •Admission is $12 per person racing. •All different classes available. Bring your own truck! •Food and Beverages are available in our Arena Concession Stand. •Bring you own lawn chair. •No coolers, no exceptions. •Security on site. •Hotel lodging and Campground available on site. •Public handicap accessible Restrooms available on site. •Carriage House Saloon available on site. ) !
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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Estate & Personal Property Auction by Williams Auction

May 2

10:00am - check out the website for more information
Horsepasture Vol. Fire Department - Martinsville - 276-340-6441 - www.auctionzip.com

Music Night at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

May 8

Doors Open at 5:00pm/Open Jam at 5:30 and Bands start at 6:20pm - Bands: Mac & Jenny Traynham, Mary Jo & Charlie Show, Southern Gentlemen. It’s sure to be a great night of music and dancing. Dust off your dancing shoes, grab a friend and come hungry. Concessions will be available. We will be serving Pinto Beans and Cornbread along with our regular concessions. A $4 donation is requested for admission. Call the Centre for more information, 276-957-5757
475 Spencer-Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
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Meadows of Dan School Auction by Williams Auction

May 9

9:00am - Patrick County School Surplus
Meadows of Dan Elementary School - Meadows of Dan - 276-340-6441 - www.auctionzip.com

Business Afer Hours at Laurel Hill/Jeb Stuart's Birthplace

May 12

5:30-7:00PM - Business After Hours, at Laurel Hill, Ararat, VA, jointly with Mt. Airy Chamber of Commerce and the Patrick County Chamber. Call the Chamber to RSVP
- Ararat - 276-694-6012

Strawberry Festival

May 16

10:00am-4:00pm - Vendors, Crafters, Food and Fun
Uptown Stuart - Stuart - 276-694-3811

Lewis & Clark Circus at Kanawha Valley Arena - Dugspur, VA

May 16-17

We invite your family to come see our family perform an exciting and fun filled circus extravaganza.Lewis and Clark Circus is a one ring European-style circus under the Big Top featuring continuous action in the center ring. Families attending the show can expect to see high-flying trapeze artists, high wire artists, amazing acrobats, juggling, clowns, plus much more.
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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All You Can Eat SEAFOOD at Kanawha Valley Arena in Dugspur, Virginia

May 16

5:00-8:00pm - Every third Saturday of the month from 5:00-8:00pm and afterwards they offer a variety of entertianment
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com

Memorial Weekend at Dominion Valley Park

May 22

5:30-10:00pm - Primitive Quartet, Chuck Wagon Gang and Swift Creek will be performing on this Friday night. Admission is $15..00 per day or $25.00 for two days. Children under 12 are free and the Sunday service is FREE
692 Dominion Valley Lane - 276-694-4245 - www.dominionvalleyllc.com
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ATV Rodeo at Kanawha Valley Arena - Dugspur, VA

May 23

Events include: •Barrel Race •Obstacle Course •Speed Race •Squeeze Race •Donut Derby •Jackpot Race Entry Fees: •$5 at Gate •$5 per event •$10 per jackpot race
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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Memorial Weekend at Dominion Valley Park

May 23

4:00-10:00pm - Michael Combs Ministry, Church Sisters, Easter Brothers & Family and the Southern Prophets. Admission for Memorial Weekend is $15.00 per day or $25,00 for two days. Children under 12 are free and Sunday Service is FREE
692 Dominion Valley Lane - Stuart - 276-694-4245 - www.dominionvalleyllc.com
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Memorial Weekend Sunday Service at Dominion Valley Park

May 24

10:30am-12Noon - Music by the Easter Brothers & Family and sermon by James Easter
692 Dominion Valley Lane - Stuart - 276-694-4245 - www.dominionvalleyllc.com
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A Murder Mystery 'A Fundraiser Brings "Hollywood" to Reynolds Homestead' with a Dinner and Silent Auction

May 30

6:00PM - A Murder Mystery Dinner and Silent Auction will be held at Reynolds Homestead on May 30th at 6 p.m. The Friends of the Reynolds Homestead organization is sponsoring the event, which will raise funds for the Reynolds Homestead building fund. A limited number of $20 tickets will be sold for this event.
463 Homestead Lane - Critz - 276-694-7181 - www.reyoldshomestead.vt.edu
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June 2015

Food Preservation Class - The Spencer-Penn Centre

Jun 2

Jams and Jellies - Food Preservation Class June 2: Jam & Jelly July 16: Canning Vegetables August 27: Canning fish September 24: Apples/Pears/Peaches October 22: Pumpkin Pie in a jar November 19: Processing Deer, sausage & other meats Melanie Barrow, H/C Extension Agent Cost per class is $20 for SPC members & $25 for non-members. Call the Centre to pre-register, class size is limited
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
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Saddle Up for Shriners at Kanawha Valley Arena - Dugspur, VA

Jun 6

Daily - More information at a later date
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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Beach Music Festival 'HOT FUN N THE SUN'

Jun 11-13

Daily - Line up at a later date
Wayside Park - Stuart

Music Night at The Spencer-Penn Centre - Spencer

Jun 12

Doors Open at 5:00pm/Open Jam at 5:30 and Bands start at 6:20pm - Bands: Chords of Faith, Snow Creek Old Tyme Band, Lawson Creek Grass. It’s sure to be a great night of music and dancing. Dust off your dancing shoes, grab a friend and come hungry. Concessions will be available. We will be serving Pinto Beans and Cornbread along with our regular concessions. A $4 donation is requested for admission. Call the Centre for more information, 276-957-5757
475 Spencer-Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.The CentreatSpencerPenn.com
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BULL RIDE at Kanawha Valley Arena - Dugspur, VA

Jun 13

A picture is worth a thousand words. Well here ya go!
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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Kanawha Valley Arena TRUCK PULL - Dugspur, VA

Jun 20

ALL DAY EVENT - Kanawha Valley Arena Resort offers some really good Truck Pulls in our Professional Lighted Arena. These large trucks will amaze you with their speed and power. Be sure to check our Events Calender for upcoming dates. •Come see some the toughest diesel trucks battle it out ! •Food and Beverages available at the Arena Concession Stand. •Public handicap accessible Restrooms available. •Hotel and Campground on site. •Carriage House Saloon on site.
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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The 11th Annual Woolwine R.F.R Covered Bridge Festival

Jun 20

10:00am - until - We would like to invite you to join us for the 11th Annual Woolwine R.F.R Covered Bridge Festival. This festival is hosted by the community civic clubs of Woolwine, namely the Residents, Fire Department and Rescue Squad. Patrick County is home to two of the eight covered bridges in Virginia. Legislation has approved this festival as the Virginia Covered Bridge Festival in Patrick County. The festival location will be in the fields located at Jacks Creek Bridge; intersection of Woolwine Highway (Route 8) and Jacks Creek (Route 613). We are excited to add more activities through the day to bring in a crowd every few hours. This year’s festival will be held on Saturday, June 20, 2015. The festival will commence opening exercises at 10:00 a.m. at the Bob White Bridge.
Bob White Bridge & Jacks Creek Bridge - Woolwine - 276-930-2670
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Stuart Elementary Athletic Boosters will host the 5th Annual Covered Bridge 5K Run/Walk

Jun 20

8:00am - Stuart Elementary Athletic Boosters will host the 5th Annual Covered Bridge 5K Run/Walk in connection with the Virginia Covered Bridge Festival on June 20, 2015. REGISTRATION FEES: Earlybird Registration starts 2/1/15 - ends 5/26/15 midnight - $25.00 Standard Registration starts 5/27/15 - ends 6/19/15 noon - $30.00 This year we will not only be offering chip timing but also performance shirts. However, availability and sizes are only guaranteed to those who pre-register. Registration begins at 7:00 am, race at 8:00 am. Register at Smith River Church of the Brethren with transportation being provided via church vans to the starting line near Worley's Machines at the intersection of Route 8 and Elamsville Road. For more information, email Stephanie at stephanievipperman@embarqmail.com or call (276) 694-3945. DIRECTIONS: Take Route 8 towards Woolwine, turn on Elamsville Road. About 1 mile down will be Bob White Covered Bridge and Smith River Church of the Brethren. PARKING Parking will be provided at the church.
Worley's Machines at the intersection of Route 8 - Woolwine - (276) 694-3945
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All You Can Eat SEAFOOD at Kanawha Valley Arena in Dugspur, Virginia

Jun 20

5:00-8:00pm - Every third Saturday of the month from 5:00-8:00pm and afterwards they offer a variety of entertianment
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com

July 2015

Wayside BlueGrass Festival 2015

Jul 8-11


Wayside Park - Stuart - 276-692-4149 - www.waysidepark.com

Food Preservation Class - The Spencer-Penn Centre

Jul 16

Canning Vegetables - Food Preservation Class June 2: Jam & Jelly July 16: Canning Vegetables August 27: Canning fish September 24: Apples/Pears/Peaches October 22: Pumpkin Pie in a jar November 19: Processing Deer, sausage & other meats Melanie Barrow, H/C Extension Agent Cost per class is $20 for SPC members & $25 for non-members. Call the Centre to pre-register, class size is limited
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
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The 6th Annual Bike Rally at Kanawha Valley Arena - Dugspur, VA

Jul 17-19

Live Music, Bike Games, Wet T-Shirt Contest, Tattoo Contest, Vendors, Best Bike Competition, Keg Rolls, Food ,Burn Out Competition, Bikini Bike Wash, and more •Breakfast Buffet Available Saturday & Stunday 7:30AM – 10:30 AM •Camping (w/ Elect Hook-ups) $15 •Full Camping Hook-Up: $25 •Primitive Camping: $15 •Restrooms and Showers on site •Bands take stage at 8:00PM Friday & Saturday •Security on-site Or please contact: Brook Brown – 704-400-5689 or Kanawha Valley Arena – 540-789-2084
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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All You Can Eat SEAFOOD at Kanawha Valley Arena in Dugspur, Virginia

Jul 18

5:00-8:00pm - Every third Saturday of the month from 5:00-8:00pm and afterwards they offer a variety of entertianment
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com

Demolition Derby at Kanawha Valley Arena - Dugspur, VA

Jul 25

Daily - More information at a later date
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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August 2015

ATV Rodeo at Kanawha Valley Arena - Dugspur, VA

Aug 1

Events include: •Barrel Race •Obstacle Course •Speed Race •Squeeze Race •Donut Derby •Jackpot Race Entry Fees: •$5 at Gate •$5 per event •$10 per jackpot race
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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4 X 4 Drag Race at Kanawha Valley Arena - Dugspur, VA

Aug 7


121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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Kanawha Valley Arena Events/OUTLAW MUD BOG

Aug 8

ALL DAY EVENT - Be sure to visit and stay with us when we have one of our awesome Mud Bogs at Kanawha Valley Arena Resort. It is always a Mud Slingin, Tire Burnin, Diesel Smoking action packed show. •Admission is $12 per person racing. •All different classes available. Bring your own truck! •Food and Beverages are available in our Arena Concession Stand. •Bring you own lawn chair. •No coolers, no exceptions. •Security on site. •Hotel lodging and Campground available on site. •Public handicap accessible Restrooms available on site. •Carriage House Saloon available on site. ) !
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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Virginia State Peach Festival

Aug 14

4:00pm-10:00pm - Music, food and fun vendors and crafters and peach cobbler
Wayside Park - Stuart - 276-694-6012 - www.patrickchamber.com
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All You Can Eat SEAFOOD at Kanawha Valley Arena in Dugspur, Virginia

Aug 15

5:00-8:00pm - Every third Saturday of the month from 5:00-8:00pm and afterwards they offer a variety of entertianment
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com

Food Preservation Class - The Spencer-Penn Centre

Aug 27

Canning Fish - Food Preservation Class June 2: Jam & Jelly July 16: Canning Vegetables August 27: Canning fish September 24: Apples/Pears/Peaches October 22: Pumpkin Pie in a jar November 19: Processing Deer, sausage & other meats Melanie Barrow, H/C Extension Agent Cost per class is $20 for SPC members & $25 for non-members. Call the Centre to pre-register, class size is limited
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
Email for more information.

ATV Rodeo at Kanawha Valley Arena - Dugspur, VA

Aug 29

Events include: •Barrel Race •Obstacle Course •Speed Race •Squeeze Race •Donut Derby •Jackpot Race Entry Fees: •$5 at Gate •$5 per event •$10 per jackpot race
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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September 2015

Labor Day Weekend at Dominion Valley Park

Sep 4

5:30-10:00pm - The McKameys, The Churchmen, and Singing Directors Admission is $15.00 per day or $25.00 for both days, Children under 12 are free and Sunday service is free. Camping is available.
692 Dominion Valley Lane - Stuart - 276-694-4245 - www.dominionvalleyllc.com
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Labor Day Weekend at Dominion Valley Park

Sep 5

4:00pm-10:00pm - The Talley's, Singing Cookes, Shelton Brothers, and the Harvesters. Admission is $15.00 per day or $25.00 for both days, Children under 12 are free and the Sunday service is FREE Camping is available
692 Dominion Valley Lane - Stuart - 276-694-4245 - www.dominionvalleyllc.com
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Sunday Service at Dominion Valley Park

Sep 6

10:30am-12Noon - Music by The Singing Cookes and Sermon by Ricky Rogers
692 Dominion Valley Lane - Stuart - 276-694-4245 - www.dominionvalleyllc.com
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Kanawha Valley Arena TRUCK PULL - Dugspur, VA

Sep 12

ALL DAY EVENT - Kanawha Valley Arena Resort offers some really good Truck Pulls in our Professional Lighted Arena. These large trucks will amaze you with their speed and power. Be sure to check our Events Calender for upcoming dates. •Come see some the toughest diesel trucks battle it out ! •Food and Beverages available at the Arena Concession Stand. •Public handicap accessible Restrooms available. •Hotel and Campground on site. •Carriage House Saloon on site.
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
Email for more information.

Food Preservation Class - The Spencer-Penn Centre

Sep 24

Apples/Pears/Peaches - Food Preservation Class June 2: Jam & Jelly July 16: Canning Vegetables August 27: Canning fish September 24: Apples/Pears/Peaches October 22: Pumpkin Pie in a jar November 19: Processing Deer, sausage & other meats Melanie Barrow, H/C Extension Agent Cost per class is $20 for SPC members & $25 for non-members. Call the Centre to pre-register, class size is limited
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
Email for more information.

October 2015

Kanawha Valley Arena Events/OUTLAW MUD BOG

Oct 3

ALL DAY EVENT - Be sure to visit and stay with us when we have one of our awesome Mud Bogs at Kanawha Valley Arena Resort. It is always a Mud Slingin, Tire Burnin, Diesel Smoking action packed show. •Admission is $12 per person racing. •All different classes available. Bring your own truck! •Food and Beverages are available in our Arena Concession Stand. •Bring you own lawn chair. •No coolers, no exceptions. •Security on site. •Hotel lodging and Campground available on site. •Public handicap accessible Restrooms available on site. •Carriage House Saloon available on site. ) !
121 Kanawha Ridge Rd. - Dugspur, VA - 540-789-2084 - www.kanawhavalleyarenaresorts.com
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Bluegrass Gospel Concert at Dominion Valley Park

Oct 3

6:00PM - Featuring: Dailey and Vincent Admission at the gate $20.00 and camping is available
692 Dominion Valley Lane - Stuart - 276-694-4245 - www.dominionvalleyllc.com
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Food Preservation Class - The Spencer-Penn Centre

Oct 22

Punpkin Pie in a jar - Food Preservation Class June 2: Jam & Jelly July 16: Canning Vegetables August 27: Canning fish September 24: Apples/Pears/Peaches October 22: Pumpkin Pie in a jar November 19: Processing Deer, sausage & other meats Melanie Barrow, H/C Extension Agent Cost per class is $20 for SPC members & $25 for non-members. Call the Centre to pre-register, class size is limited
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
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November 2015

Food Preservation Class - The Spencer-Penn Centre

Nov 19

Processing Deer and Sausage and other meats - Food Preservation Class June 2: Jam & Jelly July 16: Canning Vegetables August 27: Canning fish September 24: Apples/Pears/Peaches October 22: Pumpkin Pie in a jar November 19: Processing Deer, sausage & other meats Melanie Barrow, H/C Extension Agent Cost per class is $20 for SPC members & $25 for non-members. Call the Centre to pre-register, class size is limited
475 Spencer Penn Rd - Spencer - 276-957-5757 - www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com
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Corporate Gold Club

Kim Adkins for Senate

SamCo Construction

Whitlow Excavating

Carter Bank & Trust

Angels Above Design

RIver Community Bank

Brian Jessup, CPA

Virginia Workforce Centers

Primland Resort

Mountain Valley Hospice

Clark Gas & Oil