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Songwriter Saturday

April 13, 2019

Bring your original songs, poetry, and compositions to Songwriter Saturdays! Open domain music, poetry, and compositions are also welcome. This open mic night will be held on the second Saturday of each month and is free admission. Come out and join in th


Spencer Penn's Annual Pig Cookin Contest

April 13, 2019

8th Annual Pig Cookin Contest will have lots and lots of delicious fresh cooked BBQ with lots of entertainment and attractions.  Barbeque will be judged following the rules and guidelines of the North Caroline Pork Association.  Awards will be p


Spring Craft Fair at Spencer Penn Centre

April 13, 2019

Craft creations of all kinds will be at Spencer Penn Centre at the 8th Annual Pig Cookin' Contest.   The BBQ Cook-Off promises to bring an even larger crowd to enjoy live music; vintage car cruise in; Civil War and Revolutionary War en


Cruise In at Spencer Penn Centre

April 13, 2019

Love those vintage cars! Come for a cruise in at Spencer Penn’s 8th Annual Pig Cookin. Pre-register your car because parking on asphalt is limited to the first 30 cars. Pig Cookin Contest is the only NC Pork Association sanctioned BBQ competition in


Artspiration Kids: Frogs and Dragonflies

April 13, 2019

Subject: Frog and DragonfliesInstructor: Michele MinichFamily-friendly Class Have fun with your little one while creating an art project to take home. Artspiration Kids offers structured lessons designed to take you and your child on an creative journey,


Pickers and Fiddlers Bluegrass Gospel & Mountain Music Songfest

April 13, 2019

Musicians and music lovers are invited to the Pickers and Fiddlers Bluegrass Gospel and Mountain Music Songfest at Pocahontas Bassett Baptist Church. This event is held the second Saturday of each month. If you play the guitar, banjo or mandolin, we want


Annual Pig Bike Ride

April 13, 2019

Spencer Penn Centre's 5th Annual Pig Bike Ride will attract cyclists from all around to enjoy a choice of 3 routes.  Check-in will be 8:00-8:45 the Spencer Ruritan Building. Pre-registration by April 1 will guarantee the rider a memorabilia t-sh


Karaoke at Papa's Pizzeria

April 13, 2019

Papa's Pizzeria invites you out every Saturday night for karaoke on the outdoor patio beginning at 8:30. Grab your friends, enjoy the great Italian food and then hit the stage! Everyone, including kids, is invited to sit out by the Smith River a


Rock-It Bowling

April 13, 2019

Bowling a few games at Sportlanes is even more fun Friday and Saturday nights because it’s “Rock-It” bowling time! From 9:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. the lights will flash and the music will fill the alley while you play. Enjoy a variety of mus


At the Museum Programs

January 1, 2017 - January 1, 2021

Enhance your museum visit by adding one of the museum's award-winning educational programs.  Programs presented at the museum range from 20 to 60 minutes long, and cover a wide variety of STEM related topics.  Visit www.vmnh.net to learn about t


Museum Outreach Education Programs

January 1, 2017 - January 1, 2021

Outreach programs bring museum education programs to your location. Programs are designed to be presented in a school environment, at a community center, or at other off-site locations. Best suited for individual classes of up to 30 students, programs are


Museum Sleepovers

January 1, 2017 - January 1, 2021

Interested in having your group participate in a museum sleepover? Join us after hours for an exciting night of exploration with a special themed sleepover planned especially for you that is full of hands-on programs led by experienced museum educators. A