Martinsville, Virginia


November 2023 at Spencer-Penn Centre

By: Susan Sabin, Director

November 3, 2023

Entertainment, Family Fun

What's Happening at SPC?

Storytime - Saturday, November 4th at 10 am. This monthly program will include special readers, crafts, and other fun activities related to Pumpkins Smile, Too! Come out and join us for this free program, fit for all ages! No registration needed.

Music Night - Friday, November 10, Gap Civil, will play in Alumni Hall. Gate opens at 5 pm with the band starting at 6:15 p.m. Admission is a $5 CASH donation. Come enjoy some great mountain music and dancing! Concessions, including our ever-popular Spencer Penn hotdogs, will be sold.

Dessert Charcuterie Class - Saturday, November 18th at 1 p.m. Join Instructor Monica Hughes as she guides students through creating a large dessert charcuterie board and learn about placement, dessert pairings, and how to make different dessert items, like mini cookies, croissants, chocolate covered pretzels, and more! Baked goods and treats will be taken home to enjoy. Must pre-register by calling the Centre at 276-957-5757 due to limited spaces. Cost is $10/members and $15/non-members

Dinner and a Movie with Santa - Saturday, December 9th at 5 pm. Dinner, crafts, hot cocoa, and a movie, plus photos with Santa will be included in this special holiday event! Pre-registration is required. $20/members and $25/non-members

Barn Quilt - Sunday, December 10, from 12 to 4 pm. All supplies are provided.
Options for the class:
24"x 24" exterior $65
36"x 36" exterior $85
12"x 36" exterior $75
12 x 12 exterior kits (to go only) $40
2 - 12 x 12 exterior seasonals $80
Class will be filled on a first paid first served basis.  Once payment is received by Spencer-Penn, design choice should be sent to the instructor, Lauren, at
Questions may be e-mailed to Lauren at the above e-mail address or to Susan at

Zumba! - We are back to Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6pm. Instructor, Body by Jenise, will be offering a discounted $60 for the entire month of October.  Drop-in price is $10.