(Concessions open at 5:00; Open Mic begins at 5:30; bands start at 6:20; $4 donation for admission)
May 8: Mac & Jenny Traynham, Mary Jo & Charlie Show, Southern Gentlemen.
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.
Photography Club Meeting. Thur May 7, 6:00pm. Digital photography for amateurs. $12 annual dues. Call Jack Wood for more info at 276.632.4681 or visit his Photography Club website. The subject for May is “Birds.”
Book Discussion. Thur May 14, 3:30pm. Our book for April is Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America, by Barbara Ehrenreich.