Stay up to date on all of the great things happening here at the Centre. There are a variety of special classes you can register for that are offered monthly. We also have weekly classes. Come to get some exercise or give the kids a little play time. Walk-ins are welcome for weekly classes.
Be sure to check out our events. Music Night is every second Friday of the month and we're always adding monthly events. We hope to see you soon!
On Going Classes
Zumba Join Instructor Julie Brown for Zumba class every Tuesday evening, from 6-7 p.m, starting August 21st. Class fee is $5 at the door each class. Come and have a great time while getting in shape!
Mondays @ 10:30 am for preschoolers ages 2-5 - Free The Centre is pleased to announce a preschool story time and playdate program. Carole Anne Penn will read a story and lead songs, crafts and then play time with friends. An age-appropriate story will be read, drawing out questions and answers that involve the children and promote early reading skills,along with a Continue Reading
Thursdays at 11:30 - Free The Wellness Coalition brings their Chair Aerobics to Spencer Penn. This has been a popular program for over 7 years. Chair aerobics is an excellent program for those who want to improve their strength and cardio but have physical restrictions. Work with bands and weights while sitting. Balance techniques are practiced with the chair for Continue Reading
Special Scheduled Classes
Something new is coming to Spencer-Penn! Instructors Lauren Byron and Mitzi Britt are artists and business owners in Walnut Cove, North Carolina. They will bring their talents to Spencer-Penn, instructing students in a Barn Quilt Class. This four hour class is great for beginners and more experienced barn quilters. All students must pre-register with Spencer-Penn and pay upon signing up Continue Reading
Martial Arts Class Join Sifu Kristian Gordon for a 4-week series of Martial Arts classes. Classes will occur on Tuesdays, September 4, 11, 18, and 25, from 6 to 7 p.m. There are no age, experience, or ability requirements for this class. Everyone is welcome! Cost for the entire 4 week series is $40 for members or $65 for non-members. Continue Reading
Join us September 8th at 9 a.m. for a beginner's crochet class. Amy Register will introduce the class to a variety of stitches and terms for beginners and those looking to expand their skills. There will be another class on October 27th to help students prepare for the Preemie Hat Drive in February. Cost is $10 for members and $15 Continue Reading
Beginner's Sewing: Sew a Tote Vickie Wasoski will teach a sewing class on September 29th at 9 a.m. Students will make a tote bag. This is a great class for children and adults, ages 9 and older. Cost is $10 for members and $15 for non-members. All supplies provided, but students are asked to bring a pair of scissors. Call the Continue Reading
Spencer-Penn Centre Invites you to our 7th Basket Weave-In Saturday, September 22, 2018 – 7:45am to 5:20pm 475 Spencer-Penn Road, Spencer, VA Come for a fun-filled day of basket weaving and fellowship! We offer baskets for all skill levels. Please select baskets in order of preference. We will do our best to honor your priority selections if at all possible. Continue Reading
Sunday, August 19, 3pm Horseshoe Bend Band was formed in 2015 with members Bobby Henderson and Fairy Ann Ashworth Coleman, both tracing their musical roots back to 1965 as part of a popular “garage” band from Martinsville , Virginia known as The Fabulous Generals, a successful young group that was ultimately recognized as one of the most popular top forty Continue Reading
The First Thursday of every month at 6:30pm Our 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 Continue Reading
WSLS features Spencer Penn Centre Music Night in their segment "In a days drive" One of the must see stops in our area. Bluegrass at it's finest!
The Spencer Penn Centre, in partnership with the United Way of Henry County & Martinsville, held a dedication ceremony Saturday for the Mary Jordan Family Fun Zone addition to the centre's library. Jordan, president of Spencer-Penn Centre, taught at Spencer-Penn Elementary School before it closed in 2004. The Family Fun Zone, which adjoins the library, was Jordan's former kindergarten classroom Continue Reading