Some Seniors in the Know enjoy a little pickin' and singin'.


The Photography Club's December Photo of the Month, "My Breakfast," by Glenn Sellers.




Every Second Friday Is Music Night at Spencer-Penn!

(Concessions open at 5:00; Open Mic begins at 5:30; bands start at 6:20; $4 donation for admission)

Feb 13: Marcie Horne & the Usual Suspects; Robert Tilley & the Hard Times Band; The Marshall Brothers & High Road.




Members of the SPC Photography Club enjoying a beautiful Saturday at Kibler Valley.


A weaving demonstration at the Craft and Collectible Fair.



Photography Club Meeting. First Thursday of each month, 6:30pm. Digital photography for amateurs. $12 annual dues. Call Jack Wood for more info at 276.632.4681 or visit his Photography Club website.

Book Discussion. Thur Feb 12, 3:30pm. For February we will discuss Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, by Jamie Ford.

Magna Vista Gardening Symposium. Wed Mar 18, 8:00am-3:00pm. Classes, lunch, snacks, door prizes. And lots of fun. Please have a look at the Symposium schedule, and contact the Centre for more information.

Spencer-Penn Centre Photography Exhibit and Competition. In April, the Spencer-Penn Centre continues its photography exhibit and competition, which began in 2009. The event highlights the work of local amateur photographers in ten categories of competition: portraits, landscapes, still life, humor, children, digitally manipulated, animals, floral, human interest and Spencer-Penn Centre remembered. Black and white and color entries in the following categories will be judged separately: portraits, landscapes, children, animals, floral and human interest; one entry is allowed in each category per person. The work of experienced and beginner photographers will also be judged separately. Entries accepted at the Centre on Mar 30 and 31, 2:00-7:00pm; entry fee $1 per entry, maximum 10 entries per photographer. Entries will be judged on April 1 and on display throughout the month, daily from 9:00 to 5:00 and during special events at the Centre. Please refer to the competition rules for complete information.

Spencer-Penn Centre’s Pig Cookin’ Contest. Fri Apr 10 and Sat Apr 11. Contestants will start cooking at 9:00 Friday evening; food will be ready 11:00 Saturday morning. Prospective contestants, please see the entry form, and contact the Centre for more information. Cookers and craft vendors needed.

Cruise-In at the Pig Cookin' Contest. Sat Apr 11, 11:00am-4:00pm. Preregister your car; parking on the asphalt is limited to the first 30 cars. Contact the Centre for more details.