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November 2018

Zumba at Spencer Penn Centre

Nov 6 - Dec 31

Tuesdays, 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Instructor: Julie Brown. Cost $5.00 per class.
475 Spencer Penn Lane - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757

Nancy Susan Reynolds Memorial Photography Show

Nov 8 - Dec 14

1st Annual Nancy Susan Reynolds Memorial Photography Show "The Simple Life" - Reynolds Homestead, 463 Homestead Drive, Critz, Virginia, November 8th through December 14th. Photography Show Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony: Thursday, November 8, 6:30 PM Eligibility: Youth (ages 12-17) and adult photographers living in Patrick, Floyd, Carroll, Henry, Stokes, and Surry counties are eligible. Any current member of the Reynolds Homestead's Patrick Henry Photography Club, regardless of home, may enter. In addition, any Patrick County native living anywhere may enter. Photography Drop Off Dates: Sunday, October 21: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Monday, October 22: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Tuesday, October 23, 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM Wednesday, October 24, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
463 Homestead Dr - Critz, VA - 276-694-7181 - www.reynoldshomestead.vt.edu

Trivia Night Hosted by Patrick County Young Professionals

Nov 13

6:3pm - Join the PCYP for the monthly trivia night at Honduras Coffee shop.

Electrical Groundsman Training at Patrick Henry Community College

Nov 14 - Dec 13

Mondays through Thursdays, November 14 - December 13, 8:00 A.M. until 4:30 P.M. High school diploma not required. What is an Electrical Groundsman? An Electrical Groundsman is an entry level position working primary for electrical contractors that serve utility companies. Groundsmen prepare packs for the linemen, operate bucket trucks, help install underground lines, and take care of traffic control. This short-term training program prepares students for employment with electrical contractors, cable contractors, telephone contractors, and electrical utility providers. Certifications earned. PHCC has grant money that can pay for nearly all of your training. Full price: $3,600; Your price: $1,200. Information available: additional funding may be available to assist with your 1/3 cost. Call Patrick Henry Community College at 276-656-0260 for more information.
Patrick Henry Community College - Stuart, VA - 276-656-0260

PCMA November 2018 Show

Nov 17

The Patrick County Music Association will host Route 8 Ramblers & others in the Rotary Building in Stuart on Saturday, November 17th. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Music starts at 4:45 p.m. The first set of the show will be open jam sessions starting at 4:45 p.m., Roger Handy and Friends at 6:00 p.m., and Route 8 Ramblers at 7:00 p.m. Bring chairs. Donations are welcome. Food is available. For more information call Denny Alley (276) 694-4232 or visit www.PatrickCountyMusic Association.org.
Rotary Building - Stuart, VA - 276-694-4232

Basket Making Class at Spencer Penn Centre

Nov 17

Saturday, November 17, 9:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. Make a beautiful basket to take home. Cost: $25-$40 depending on the basket. Call 276-957-1521 or 276-957-5757 to register.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757

Sunday Matinee Concert

Nov 18

Sunday - Sunday Afternoon Concert with Forever Young at Spencer Penn Come by Spencer Penn on Sunday, November 18th for a fun, family friendly afternoon! Doors open at 12:30 PM with Forever Young performing at 2 PM. A food truck will be on site for lunch and children's activities will take place I the Centre. Admission is a $4 recommended donation. Forever Young is a classic country group that consists of Jep Young (Lead Vocal), Craig Young (Rhythm Guitar and Backup Vocals), Brad Young (Lead and Backup Vocals and Assist), Justin Fitts (Percussion), Cody Wilson (Lead Guitar), and Mark Lawson (Keyboard). They also play classic rock, blues, reggae and originals!
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA

Soup in A Bowl Fundraiser

Nov 19

November 19th - Soup In A Bowl Fundraising Event. Hanging Rock State Park Bath House, 1790 Hanging Rock Park Road, Danbury, NC. Event Hours: 12 PM to 3 PM. $20 per person. For more information, contact the Stokes County Arts Council at (336) 593-8159 or visit stokesarts.org/events
1790 Hanging Rock Park Road - Danbury, NC - (336) 593-8159

Tree Lighting Celebration at Chateau Morrisette

Nov 24

3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. - Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season with hot drinks, holiday cheer, a Tiny Nutcracker suite, live seasonal music, and the courtyard tree lighting at nightfall. Enjoy seasonal specials for the wine lover on your list. Free admission. Join us for the Tree Lighting Celebration at Chateau Morrisette.
287 Winery Road - Floyd, VA - 540-593-9217
Email for more information.

2018 HOMETOWN CHRISTMAS  

Nov 30 - Dec 1

Join us as we celebrate HOMETOWN CHRISTMAS in Stuart, Virginia. HOMETOWN CHRISTMAS begins Friday, November 30th, Uptown Stuart, 5 PM until 8 PM and continues Saturday, December 1st -- Uptown and Downtown Stuart. Shop local merchants and collect holiday stamps and for a chance to win free prizes. The Grand Illumination Tree Lighting Ceremony is Friday at 6 PM. The Patrick County Christmas Parade is Saturday at 2:00 PM.
- Stuart, VA - 276-694-6012 - patrickchamber.com/info/Christmas.cfm

Doe Run Farm Corn Maze

Normally occurs in November

Doe Run Farm in Ararat, Virginia is pleased to announce its 2018 STOP BULLYING Corn Maze. Doe Run Farm's Corn Maze is in its twelfth year. Each year the Farm has developed new themes for its Corn Maze, but none were designed with such a powerful declaration as STOP BULLYING. Doe Run Farm's goal is to provide the catalyst to stimulate the acquisition of knowledge necessary to peacefully combat the Bullying plague that has victimized Americans of all ages at all stages of life. Doe Run Farm welcomes the public to enjoy this ultimate outdoor classroom on Saturdays 10 AM to 8 PM and Sundays 1 PM to 7 PM September 22nd through November 3rd,
402 Doe Run Road - Ararat, Virginia - 276-251-8287

Aerobics at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in November

Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. Instructor Anita Hooker. This is a Free class with the M/HC Coalition for Health and Wellness.
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

Chair Aerobics at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in November

Thursday Mornings with instructor Paula Battle. 11:30 a.m. FREE. M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

Photography Club at Spencer Penn Centre 

Normally occurs in November

The First Thursday of every month at 6:30pm The photography club provides a comprehensive approach in promoting the arts and sciences of photography to those citizens who consider themselves a novice or amateur - from beginner to experienced and designed for those using digital photography as a hobby. Professionals, or those who do photography as a livelihood, are welcomed in all areas except competition, which is designed for amateurs. We have monthly meetings and photo contest. $24 annual dues. Photography Club website. President Mike Hawkins shawkins908@comcast.net
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA

Patrick County Library to offer new program entitled Socrates Cafe

Normally occurs in November

A new program, Socrates Café, will beheld at the Patrick County Library from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month. With a new general topic each month, the café offers a respectful environment of open dialogue for exploring new perspectives while reevaluating previous ones. Socrates Café is open to everyone interested in the pursuit of ideas, fruitful discussion and local roasted coffee. The new offering will be hosted by Aaron Sterling, a library staff member. For more information, call the Patrick County Library at 694-3352.
Patrick County Library - Stuart, VA - 276-694-3352

Charles and Rose Hylton Library at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in November

Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10am to 8 pm. We have lots of books to check out. Sign up for a library card today. No Charge.
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

Book Club at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in November

Meet the third Thursday at 3:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Call the Centre for the book selection. November: The Bridge by Doug Marlette (available at our library); December: no meeting; January, Giants in the Earth by O.E. Rolvaag; February, non-fiction selection to be determined; March, Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.
475 Spencer Penn Lane - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757

December 2018

Mistletoe Market

Dec 1

Saturday, 10 AM to 1 PM - Downtown Stuart -- Come join us for a great market to purchase gifts, baked items, decorations and much more. Everything is handmade by our vendors. Hot apple cider available for purchase while you shop. Stay for the annual Christmas Parade at 2 p.m. Check out the Stuart Farmers market facebook page for all the great vendors who will be participating. www.patrickchamber.com
320 Chestnut Street - Stuart, VA - 276-694-3811

Christmas Bazaar

Dec 1

7 AM to 4 PM - The Stuart United Methodist Church will sponsor a Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, December 1st, 7 AM until 4 PM. Book Room, Handmade Crafts, Fresh Baked Goods, Homemade Goodies, White Elephant Room, Hamburgers & Hotdogs, Homemade Soups & Chili's; Gloves-Hats-Sweaters & Coat Closet. Join in the FUN! Take out available all day! Location: Stuart United Methodist Church, 101 East Blue Ridge Street, Stuart, Virginia.
101 East Blue Ridge Street - Stuart, VA - 276-694-3322

Chateau Morrisette~ Holiday Open House

Dec 1-2


287 Winery Road - Floyd, VA - 540-593-2865 - www.thedogs.com

47th Annual Patrick County Christmas Parade

Dec 1

2:00 PM - The 47th Annual Patrick County Christmas Parade will be December 1st, 2:00 PM. This year's theme is --Sliding Into Christmas -- Grand Marshal: Dixie Youth Ozone -- Virginia State Champions. For additional information, call 276-692-7195 or email pcchristmasparade@gmail.com. Sponsored by One Family Productions and Patrick County Tourism.
- Stuart, VA

Chateau Morrisette~ Black Dog Christmas Weekend

Dec 8-9


287 Winery Road - Floyd, VA - 540-593-2865 - www.thedogs.com

PCMA December 2018 Show

Dec 8

The Patrick County Music Association will host Southern Prophets & Others in the Rotary Building in Stuart, VA on Saturday, December 8th. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. There will be NO open jam in December. Chords of Faith at 5:00 p.m., Country Boys at 6:00 p.m. and Southern Prophets will perform beginning at 7:00 p.m. Bring Chairs. Food is available. Donations are welcome. For more information call Denny Alley at (276) 694-4232 or visit www.PatrickCountyMusic Association.org.
Rotary Building - Stuart, VA - 276-694-4232

Painting with Grace

Dec 14

"Painting with Grace" sponsored by the Reynolds Homestead. Friday, December 14th, 6:00 pm. to 8:00 pm. Instructor: Grace Helms. Must register and pre-pay to receive discount as follows: Take 1 class: $30; 2 classes: $55; 3 classes: $80
463 Homestead Dr - Critz, VA - 276-694-7181 - www.reynoldshomestead.vt.edu

Trivia Night Hosted by Patrick County Young Professionals

Dec 18

6:30 PM; tacky sweater edition - Join the PCYP for the monthly trivia night at Honduras Coffee shop.

Charles and Rose Hylton Library at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in December

Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10am to 8 pm. We have lots of books to check out. Sign up for a library card today. No Charge.
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

New Year's Eve Celebration~ Fairy Stone State Park

Normally occurs in December

Dance to the sounds of a local DJ at Fayerdale Hall. $15 per person includes party favors and refreshments. Punch available for the midnight toast or bring your own beverage. Beer or wine only please. You can pay at the door, but pre-registration is preferred. To pre-register, call 276-930-2424. Cabins are available, with a two-night minimum. This event is not recommended for children.
Fairy Stone State Park - Stuart VA - 276-930-2424

Photography Club at Spencer Penn Centre 

Normally occurs in December

The First Thursday of every month at 6:30pm The photography club provides a comprehensive approach in promoting the arts and sciences of photography to those citizens who consider themselves a novice or amateur - from beginner to experienced and designed for those using digital photography as a hobby. Professionals, or those who do photography as a livelihood, are welcomed in all areas except competition, which is designed for amateurs. We have monthly meetings and photo contest. $24 annual dues. Photography Club website. President Mike Hawkins shawkins908@comcast.net
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA

Chair Aerobics at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in December

Thursday Mornings with instructor Paula Battle. 11:30 a.m. FREE. M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

Aerobics at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in December

Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. Instructor Anita Hooker. This is a Free class with the M/HC Coalition for Health and Wellness.
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

Zumba at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in December

Tuesdays, 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Instructor: Julie Brown. Cost $5.00 per class.
475 Spencer Penn Lane - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757

Book Club at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in December

Meet the third Thursday at 3:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Call the Centre for the book selection. November: The Bridge by Doug Marlette (available at our library); December: no meeting; January, Giants in the Earth by O.E. Rolvaag; February, non-fiction selection to be determined; March, Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.
475 Spencer Penn Lane - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757

Patrick County Library to offer new program entitled Socrates Cafe

Normally occurs in December

A new program, Socrates Café, will beheld at the Patrick County Library from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month. With a new general topic each month, the café offers a respectful environment of open dialogue for exploring new perspectives while reevaluating previous ones. Socrates Café is open to everyone interested in the pursuit of ideas, fruitful discussion and local roasted coffee. The new offering will be hosted by Aaron Sterling, a library staff member. For more information, call the Patrick County Library at 694-3352.
Patrick County Library - Stuart, VA - 276-694-3352

Patrick County's Annual Christmas Parade

Normally occurs in December

We encourage businesses, non-profits, educational groups and individuals to participate in the local Christmas Parade.
Main Street - Stuart Va - 276-692-7195
Email for more information.

Grand Illumination 

Normally occurs in December

Join Us on Main street for Holiday Shopping. Shops will be open until 7. Tree lighting on the Courthouse lawn at 6pm. Caroling provided by local churches. even a visit by Santa. New this year is the Patrick County Passport. Pick up your passport at the lighting and visit the shops that night to obtain a stamp. Visit all the great events on Saturday before the parade for a stamp and turn in at the Chamber office for door prizes.
100 Main Street - Stuart, VA - 276-694-6012

January 2019

Painting With Grace

Jan 11

"Painting with Grace" sponsored by the Reynolds Homestead. Friday, January 11th, 6:00 pm. to 8:00 pm. Instructor: Grace Helms. Must register and pre-pay to receive discount as follows: Take 1 class: $30; 2 classes: $55.
463 Homestead Dr - Critz, VA - 276-694-7181 - www.reynoldshomestead.vt.edu

Book Club at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in January

Meet the third Thursday at 3:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Call the Centre for the book selection. November: The Bridge by Doug Marlette (available at our library); December: no meeting; January, Giants in the Earth by O.E. Rolvaag; February, non-fiction selection to be determined; March, Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.
475 Spencer Penn Lane - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757

February 2019

Introduction to Weaving

Feb 5-26

Tuesdays, 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM - Weaving, the ancient art of making cloth, is alive and well! Challenge your creative side and be prepared to surprise yourself by what you can achieve. Immerse yourself in the process of designing and making your own creation. This class teaches the basics of using a loom and hand weaving a rug. Tuesdays, February 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th. March 5threserved as a make up or snow date. Class time: 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. $100 plus materials (usually runs around $15.00. Instructor: Celie Cassady. Please contact Reynolds Homestead to register - 276-694-7181.
334 Patrick Avenue - Stuart, VA - 276-694-7181

Painting with Grace

Feb 8

"Painting with Grace" sponsored by the Reynolds Homestead. Friday, February 8th, 6:00 pm. to 8:00 pm. Instructor: Grace Helms. Must register and pre-pay $30 for this class. All supplies provided.
463 Homestead Dr - Critz, VA - 276-694-7181 - www.reynoldshomestead.vt.edu

Book Club at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in February

Meet the third Thursday at 3:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Call the Centre for the book selection. November: The Bridge by Doug Marlette (available at our library); December: no meeting; January, Giants in the Earth by O.E. Rolvaag; February, non-fiction selection to be determined; March, Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.
475 Spencer Penn Lane - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757

Two Stroke Painting~ Creative Arts Center

Normally occurs in February


334 Patrick Avenue - Stuart VA

March 2019

Willis Gap Community Center Open JAM!!!

Mar 1-1

Willis Gap Comm Ctr. OPEN JAM every Friday Night. 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 144 The Hollow Road Ararat, VA 24053
- Ararat, Virginia - 276-251-9906

Book Club at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in March

Meet the third Thursday at 3:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Call the Centre for the book selection. November: The Bridge by Doug Marlette (available at our library); December: no meeting; January, Giants in the Earth by O.E. Rolvaag; February, non-fiction selection to be determined; March, Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.
475 Spencer Penn Lane - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757

Easter at Chateau Morrisette

Normally occurs in March

Easter Service 10-11:00 am. The Winery and Restaurant invite you to share Easter Sunday with us. The Winery will be open from 11 am until 5 pm; the Restaurant will be serving brunch from 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Reservations requested.
Chateau Morrisette - Meadows of Dan, Virginia - 540-593-2865 - www.the dogs.com

11th Annual Master Your Garden Symposium

Normally occurs in March

Knowledgeable Gardening Speakers, Gardening Vendors, Food, Fun and Time spent with Friends. Check in begins at 8:30 AM, classes start at 9 AM
463 Homestead Dr - Critz, VA - 276-694-3341

Painting with Grace at the Creative Arts Center

Normally occurs in March

Join Local artist and art teach Grace Helms for a monthly "Painting with Grace" class. Following her lead, each participant will create a 12' x 16' painting chosen specifically for the season. Everyone is invited to bring their favorite appetizers, and enjoy the fun, fellowship and art together. $30 per person, all materials included. Register and pay for all four, only $25 per class. Save $20. These are alcohol-free events. For ages 10 and up. To register for any or all the of Grace's classes, please contact the Reynolds Homestead at 276-694-7181. Classes are held at the Creative Arts Center 334 Patrick Avenue, Stuart

April 2019

5th Annual Wine & Food Festival

Normally occurs in April

5th Annual Town of Stuart Food and Wine Festival **Location change**~ Memorial Building at Rotary Field the First Saturday in April. Slusher Street with rain location at in the memorial building Chateau Morrisette Westwind Winery Stanburn Mt. Vale Food and inflatables for the kids $10 wine tasting fee Phonic 45 will be providing Music
420 Woodland Drive - 276-694-3811

May 2019

Stuart Farmers' Market

May 4 - Nov 30

Every Friday, May through November, 8 AM to 1 PM - Locally grown fruits and vegetables. Homemade baked items, fresh coffee and teas, along with great crafts. A special program will be featured each week. Follow facebook for additional information. Come join the fun. Special Mistletoe Market on the first Saturday of December (December 1st, 2018) 10 AM to 1 PM. All local handmade for the holidays -- decorations, gifts, food and much more.
Chestnut Street - Stuart, VA - 276-694-3811

Annual Chantilly Farm Bluegrasss and Barbeque Festival

Normally occurs in May


2697 Franklin Pike - Floyd, Va

June 2019

Willis Gap Community Center Open JAM!!! 

Normally occurs in June

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam Every Friday, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Stuart Farmers' Market

Normally occurs in June

Locally grown fruits and vegetables. Homemade baked items, fresh coffee and teas, along with great crafts. Come join the fun. Special Mistletoe Market on the first Saturday of December (December 1, 2018) 10 AM to 1 PM. All local handmade for the holidays -- decorations, gifts, food and much more.
Chestnut Street - Stuart, VA - 276-694-3811

July 2019

Kibler Valley River Run

Normally occurs in July

Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. on Kibler Valley Rd. in Claudville. Race starts at 12:00 Noon. Entry fee of $25.
Kibler Valley - Claudville - 276-694-7190 or 276-251-7112
Email for more information.

Willis Gap Community Center Open JAM!!! 

Normally occurs in July

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam, Every Friday, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Willis Gap Community Center

August 2019

Labor Day Weekend Gospel Singing at Dominion Valley Park

Normally occurs in August

Featuring: The Singing Cookes, The Talleys, The Harvesters Quartet. Bring lawn chairs. Singings are outside. Shelters are available in case of rain. Restrooms are available. Playground for children. Camping $20.00 per day. Children under 12 FREE. Call for reservations 276-694-4245. Dominion Valley Park, Stuart - 276-694-4245.
692 Dominion Valley Lane - Stuart, VA - 276-694-4245 - www.dominionvalleyllc.com
Email for more information.

Patrick County Library to offer new program entitled Socrates Cafe

Normally occurs in August

A new program, Socrates Café, will beheld at the Patrick County Library from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month. With a new general topic each month, the café offers a respectful environment of open dialogue for exploring new perspectives while reevaluating previous ones. Socrates Café is open to everyone interested in the pursuit of ideas, fruitful discussion and local roasted coffee. The new offering will be hosted by Aaron Sterling, a library staff member. For more information, call the Patrick County Library at 694-3352.
Patrick County Library - Stuart, VA - 276-694-3352

Aerobics at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in August

Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. Instructor Anita Hooker. This is a Free class with the M/HC Coalition for Health and Wellness.
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

Charles and Rose Hylton Library at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in August

Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10am to 8 pm. We have lots of books to check out. Sign up for a library card today. No Charge.
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

Chair Aerobics at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in August

Thursday Mornings with instructor Paula Battle. 11:30 a.m. FREE. M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

September 2019

2018 Stop Bullying Corn Maze at Doe Run Farm

Sep 22 - Nov 3

Knowledge is the key to unlocking change.... Doe Run Farm in Ararat, Virginia is pleased to announce its 2018 Stop Bullying Corn Maze. Doe Run Farm's Corn Maze is in its twelfth. Each year the Farm has developed new themes for its Corn Maze, but none were designed with such a powerful declaration as Stop Bullying. This theme is derived from the sad reality that an ignominious, wretched, and shameful act such as Bullying is allowed to exist and degrade the society which we live. Doe Run Farm's goal is to provide the catalyst to stimulate the acquisition of knowledge necessary to peacefully combat the Bullying plague that has victimized Americans of all ages at all stages of life. Doe Run Farm welcomes the public to enjoy this ultimate outdoor classroom on Saturdays 10 AM to 8 PM and Sundays 1 PM to 7 PM or through the week day Group Reservations from September 22nd through November 3rd. Buddy and Jeanie Puckett sends special Thanks to all involved in this years Corn Maze. Isaiah Puckett, Dustin Crosby, Zachery Rogers (Rogers Land Surveying, P.C., Charlotte, NC), and Joe Edwards (Drone Specialist). Doe Run Farm - Ararat, Virginia
Doe Run Farm - Ararat, Virginia

Schedule Your Flu Clinic Today

Normally occurs in September

Host a flu vaccination clinic in the workplace. Contact AmeriStaff/MED Request to schedule your company's flu shot clinic. Visit: AmeriStaff.com or call 276-403-4567 for info or scheduling.
- 276-403-4567

Patrick County Library to offer new program entitled Socrates Cafe

Normally occurs in September

A new program, Socrates Café, will beheld at the Patrick County Library from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month. With a new general topic each month, the café offers a respectful environment of open dialogue for exploring new perspectives while reevaluating previous ones. Socrates Café is open to everyone interested in the pursuit of ideas, fruitful discussion and local roasted coffee. The new offering will be hosted by Aaron Sterling, a library staff member. For more information, call the Patrick County Library at 694-3352.
Patrick County Library - Stuart, VA - 276-694-3352

Aerobics at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in September

Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. Instructor Anita Hooker. This is a Free class with the M/HC Coalition for Health and Wellness.
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

Photography Club at Spencer Penn Centre 

Normally occurs in September

The First Thursday of every month at 6:30pm The photography club provides a comprehensive approach in promoting the arts and sciences of photography to those citizens who consider themselves a novice or amateur - from beginner to experienced and designed for those using digital photography as a hobby. Professionals, or those who do photography as a livelihood, are welcomed in all areas except competition, which is designed for amateurs. We have monthly meetings and photo contest. $24 annual dues. Photography Club website. President Mike Hawkins shawkins908@comcast.net
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA

Chair Aerobics at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in September

Thursday Mornings with instructor Paula Battle. 11:30 a.m. FREE. M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

Charles and Rose Hylton Library at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in September

Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10am to 8 pm. We have lots of books to check out. Sign up for a library card today. No Charge.
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

Sunflower Maze

Normally occurs in September

Sunflower Maze, Hay Ride, Pumpkin Bowling, Jump Pad, Corn Hole, Swings, Apple Launcher, & more! Pumpkins, Apples, Corn Shucks, Straw, Gourds, Maze T-Shirts, Fresh Popcorn, Apple Pies, Snacks & Drinks! Pick Your Own Sunflowers!
Doe Run Farm - Ararat, VA - 276-251-8287

October 2019

Doe Run Farm Corn Maze

Oct 6 - Nov 3

Doe Run Farm in Ararat, Virginia is pleased to announce its 2018 STOP BULLYING Corn Maze. Doe Run Farm's Corn Maze is in its twelfth year. Each year the Farm has developed new themes for its Corn Maze, but none were designed with such a powerful declaration as STOP BULLYING. Doe Run Farm's goal is to provide the catalyst to stimulate the acquisition of knowledge necessary to peacefully combat the Bullying plague that has victimized Americans of all ages at all stages of life. Doe Run Farm welcomes the public to enjoy this ultimate outdoor classroom on Saturdays 10 AM to 8 PM and Sundays 1 PM to 7 PM September 22nd through November 3rd,
402 Doe Run Road - Ararat, Virginia - 276-251-8287

Fundamentals of Jewelry Design I classes

Oct 7 - Mar 3

Earn a certificate or just take a class - Fundamentals of Jewelry Design I - Choose among this series of six classes. Take all six classes for $150.00 (save $20). All classes will be held from 2 PM to 5 PM at the Creative Arts Center, 334 Patrick Avenue, Stuart, VA. Instructor: Pat Coleman. October 7th - Beginning Beading ($25); November 4th - Make an illusion Necklace ($25); December 2nd - Wire Wrapping ($25); January 6th - Basic Metal Working ($35); February 3rd - Polymer Clay Beading ($30); and March 3rd - Bottle Cut Jewelry ($30). For more information or to register, please contact Reynolds Homestead at 276-694-7181.
334 Patrick Avenue - Stuart, VA - 276-694-7181 - www.reynoldshomestead.vt.edu

Fundamentals of Jewelry Design I/Intro to Tiffany-Style Stained Glass 

Oct 7 - Mar 3

Fundamentals of Jewelry Design I - October 7th - March 3rd (Application Attached); Introduction to Tiffany-Style Stained Glass - Mondays, October 15th - October 22nd - October 29th (Application Attached)
334 Patrick Avenue - Stuart, VA

Movie in the Library at Spencer Penn

Oct 13 - May 11

7 Dates - October 13, 2018 through May 11, 2019. Join us at Spencer-Penn for our monthly Movie in the Library. Each month a family friendly movie will be shown at no charge in the Hylton Library. Everyone is welcome! The movie being shown will update the event calendar every month. A special thank you to Matthew Penn Drywall for sponsoring this event! If you have any questions, please e-mail spc.susan@yahoo.com or call (276) 957-5757.
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer

Martial Arts at Spencer Penn 

Oct 16 - Apr 1

Join Sifu Kristian Gordon for a series of Martial Arts classes at Spencer-Penn. Class occurs every Tuesday, starting September 4th, from 6-7 PM. Cost for the entire month is $40 for members of the Centre or $65 for non-members. All ages, fitness and experience levels are welcome. Call the Centre at (276) 957-5757 to sign up.
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA

Patrick County Library to offer new program entitled Socrates Cafe

Normally occurs in October

A new program, Socrates Café, will beheld at the Patrick County Library from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month. With a new general topic each month, the café offers a respectful environment of open dialogue for exploring new perspectives while reevaluating previous ones. Socrates Café is open to everyone interested in the pursuit of ideas, fruitful discussion and local roasted coffee. The new offering will be hosted by Aaron Sterling, a library staff member. For more information, call the Patrick County Library at 694-3352.
Patrick County Library - Stuart, VA - 276-694-3352

Photography Club at Spencer Penn Centre 

Normally occurs in October

The First Thursday of every month at 6:30pm The photography club provides a comprehensive approach in promoting the arts and sciences of photography to those citizens who consider themselves a novice or amateur - from beginner to experienced and designed for those using digital photography as a hobby. Professionals, or those who do photography as a livelihood, are welcomed in all areas except competition, which is designed for amateurs. We have monthly meetings and photo contest. $24 annual dues. Photography Club website. President Mike Hawkins shawkins908@comcast.net
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA

Aerobics at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in October

Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. Instructor Anita Hooker. This is a Free class with the M/HC Coalition for Health and Wellness.
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

Chair Aerobics at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in October

Thursday Mornings with instructor Paula Battle. 11:30 a.m. FREE. M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.

Charles and Rose Hylton Library at Spencer Penn Centre

Normally occurs in October

Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10am to 8 pm. We have lots of books to check out. Sign up for a library card today. No Charge.
475 Spencer Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com
Email for more information.