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Art

  Apr 27   Grapvine Wreath Making Class   Spencer-Penn Centre
  Weave & Shape your very own 10:00 AM 
  Apr 29   MHC After 3 Art Show Case   Collinsville Library
  Join us for an art walk 5:30 PM 
  May 04   For Mother's Afternoon Paint Party   HJDB Event Center
  Instruction by Genie's Art 2:00 PM 
  May 09   Creating a Button Tree   New College Institute
  Create a one of a kind work of art 3:00 PM 
  May 11   Afternoon Paint Party!   HJDB Event Center
  Live like a river with Genie's Art! 2:00 PM 
  Sep 11   Architecture Is My Delight   New College Institute
  Thomas Jefferson's love of architecture 12:00 PM 
  Sep 25   Fiber Art Project   New College Institute
  Pretty and practical 12:00 PM 
  Jan 03 - Dec 31   Charles & Rose Hylton Library   Spencer-Penn Centre
  A great place to read 10:00 AM 
  Jan 03 - Dec 05   Photography Club   Spencer-Penn Centre
  The first Thursday of the month 6:00 PM 

Books & Literature

  May 01   How to be an Antiques Detective   New College Institute
  Is it treasure or trash? 12:00 PM 
  May 22   History of Beaver Creek Plantation   New College Institute
  Presented by Carter Bank & Trust 12:00 PM 
  Jun 26   Old News is Good News   New College Institute
  Long time journalists reveal the back story 12:00 PM 
  Jul 24   From Seed to Story: Cultivating a Love of Writing   New College Institute
  Personal writing inspiration 12:00 PM 
  Sep 04   School Days - A Look Back   New College Institute
  A look back at our schools of yesteryear 12:00 PM 
  Sep 11   Architecture Is My Delight   New College Institute
  Thomas Jefferson's love of architecture 12:00 PM 
  Oct 29   Basics of Geneaology   New College Institute
  Two-hour session 10:00 AM 
  Jan 03 - Dec 31   Charles & Rose Hylton Library   Spencer-Penn Centre
  A great place to read 10:00 AM 
  Jan 07 - Dec 16   Pre-school Story Time & Play Date   Spencer-Penn Centre
  Great Activity for Pre-schoolers 10:30 AM 
  Jun 20 - Aug 15   Pub Trivia Night   Mountain Valley Brewing
  Test your trivia brain at our trivia night! 7:00 PM 

Business

  Apr 23   Volunteer Fair   New College Institute
  Looking for ways to give back? 3:00 PM 
  May 22   History of Beaver Creek Plantation   New College Institute
  Presented by Carter Bank & Trust 12:00 PM 
  May 30   Tour and Taste at Hamlet Vineyards   TBD
  An off-campus event 1:00 PM 
  Jun 05   Asset Protection and Medicaid Planning   New College Institute
  Protect yourself now for later years 12:00 PM 
  Jun 26   Old News is Good News   New College Institute
  Long time journalists reveal the back story 12:00 PM 
  Aug 07   What Is Social Media All About?   New College Institute
  Basics of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. 12:00 PM 
  Aug 14   Facebook Fun (damentals)   New College Institute
  A basic lesson for beginners 12:00 PM 
  Aug 21   It's 2019, No Need For a Photo Album!   New College Institute
  Have tons of digital photos, but now what? 12:00 PM 
  Sep 11   Architecture Is My Delight   New College Institute
  Thomas Jefferson's love of architecture 12:00 PM 
  Oct 02   Life Care Planning   New College Institute
  Protect your loved ones 12:00 PM 
  Oct 16   Long-Term Care Ombudsman/VICAP   New College Institute
  Senior programs available 12:00 PM 
  Oct 21 - Oct 22   AARP Smart Driver Course   New College Institute
  Two-Day Course 10:00 AM 
  Oct 23   Cybersecurity for Seniors   New College Institute
  Protect yourself from viruses and scams 12:00 PM 
  Nov 06   Finances After 50   New College Institute
  Money Smart Advice 12:00 PM 

Charity

  Apr 23   Volunteer Fair   New College Institute
  Looking for ways to give back? 3:00 PM 
  May 04   Comcast Cares Day   Clearview Early Learning Center and other sites
  Volunteering to make our community happier, health 8:00 AM 
  May 11   Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge Progressive Dinner   TBD
  Serving More Kids and Teens During the Out-of-Scho 6:00 PM 
  Oct 02   Life Care Planning   New College Institute
  Protect your loved ones 12:00 PM 

Children

  Apr 27   Spring Eggstravaganza!   Bassett Library
  Join us for spring time fun! 11:00 AM 
  May 04   Comcast Cares Day   Clearview Early Learning Center and other sites
  Volunteering to make our community happier, health 8:00 AM 
  May 11   Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge Progressive Dinner   TBD
  Serving More Kids and Teens During the Out-of-Scho 6:00 PM 
  Aug 10   Smith River Fest    Smith River Sports Complex
   9:00 AM 
  Sep 04   School Days - A Look Back   New College Institute
  A look back at our schools of yesteryear 12:00 PM 
  Jan 03 - Dec 31   Charles & Rose Hylton Library   Spencer-Penn Centre
  A great place to read 10:00 AM 
  Jan 07 - Dec 16   Pre-school Story Time & Play Date   Spencer-Penn Centre
  Great Activity for Pre-schoolers 10:30 AM 
  Jan 10 - Dec 12   Martial Arts   Spencer-Penn Centre
  All Ages Welcome 6:00 PM 
  Mar 02 - Dec 07   Board Game Day at the Library   Martinsville Library
  Play a game at the Martinsville Library 10:00 AM 

Civic

  Apr 23   Volunteer Fair   New College Institute
  Looking for ways to give back? 3:00 PM 
  May 04   Comcast Cares Day   Clearview Early Learning Center and other sites
  Volunteering to make our community happier, health 8:00 AM 

Concerts

  Apr 26   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 03   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 9:30 AM 
  May 10   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 17   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 24   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 31   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 07   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 14   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 21   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 27   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Aug 10   Smith River Fest    Smith River Sports Complex
   9:00 AM 

Crafts

  Apr 27   Grapvine Wreath Making Class   Spencer-Penn Centre
  Weave & Shape your very own 10:00 AM 
  Apr 27   Spring Eggstravaganza!   Bassett Library
  Join us for spring time fun! 11:00 AM 
  May 04   For Mother's Afternoon Paint Party   HJDB Event Center
  Instruction by Genie's Art 2:00 PM 
  May 09   Creating a Button Tree   New College Institute
  Create a one of a kind work of art 3:00 PM 
  May 11   Afternoon Paint Party!   HJDB Event Center
  Live like a river with Genie's Art! 2:00 PM 
  Aug 21   It's 2019, No Need For a Photo Album!   New College Institute
  Have tons of digital photos, but now what? 12:00 PM 
  Sep 25   Fiber Art Project   New College Institute
  Pretty and practical 12:00 PM 

Dance

  Apr 02 - Apr 23   Country Line Dancing   Martinsville Library
  Come out and learn some country line dances 5:30 PM 
  Apr 26   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 03   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 9:30 AM 
  May 10   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 17   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 24   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 31   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 07   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 14   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 21   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 27   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 

Exhibits

  Apr 23   Volunteer Fair   New College Institute
  Looking for ways to give back? 3:00 PM 
  May 01   How to be an Antiques Detective   New College Institute
  Is it treasure or trash? 12:00 PM 
  May 11   Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge Progressive Dinner   TBD
  Serving More Kids and Teens During the Out-of-Scho 6:00 PM 
  May 30   Tour and Taste at Hamlet Vineyards   TBD
  An off-campus event 1:00 PM 
  Jun 09   Hot Rod Power Tour   Martinsville Speedway
  At Martinsville Speedway  
  Jun 22   Pet Safety Drop-In Session   Martinsville Library
  Learn how to keep your pets healthy! 10:00 AM 
  Jul 02   Dinosaur Discovery   New College Institute
  VMNH lecture and exhibit 12:00 PM 
  Sep 04   School Days - A Look Back   New College Institute
  A look back at our schools of yesteryear 12:00 PM 
  Sep 21   Mini-Health Fair   New College Institute
  Free to attend 9:00 AM 
  Jan 03 - Dec 31   Charles & Rose Hylton Library   Spencer-Penn Centre
  A great place to read 10:00 AM 

Festivals

  Aug 10   Smith River Fest    Smith River Sports Complex
   9:00 AM 

Food

  Apr 22   Coffee Talk   Martinsville Library
  Join us as we talk coffee at the library 5:30 PM 
  Apr 26   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Apr 27   Learn about Local Grains   Primland Resort
  Join Tom Maxey at Primland 4:00 PM 
  Apr 29   Beer Talk   Martinsville Library
  Join us to learn about beer! 5:30 PM 
  May 03   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 9:30 AM 
  May 04   Comcast Cares Day   Clearview Early Learning Center and other sites
  Volunteering to make our community happier, health 8:00 AM 
  May 10   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 11   Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge Progressive Dinner   TBD
  Serving More Kids and Teens During the Out-of-Scho 6:00 PM 
  May 17   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 24   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 30   Tour and Taste at Hamlet Vineyards   TBD
  An off-campus event 1:00 PM 
  May 31   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 07   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 14   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 21   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 27   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jul 10   Mindset + Motivation = Movement   New College Institute
  Recipe for Healthy Success 12:00 PM 
  Aug 10   Smith River Fest    Smith River Sports Complex
   9:00 AM 

Health

  Apr 27   Learn about Local Grains   Primland Resort
  Join Tom Maxey at Primland 4:00 PM 
  May 04   Comcast Cares Day   Clearview Early Learning Center and other sites
  Volunteering to make our community happier, health 8:00 AM 
  May 06 - May 31   A Matter of Balance Workshop   Martinsville Library
  Learn fall prevention 11:00 AM 
  May 11   Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge Progressive Dinner   TBD
  Serving More Kids and Teens During the Out-of-Scho 6:00 PM 
  May 15   Alzheimer's, Dementia, and Your Hearing   New College Institute
  May is Better Hearing & Speech Month 12:00 PM 
  May 22   Estate planning basics everyone should have in place   HJDB Event Center
  Instructed by Robert Haley - certified elder law a 10:00 AM 
  Jun 10 - Jun 11   AARP Smart Driver Course   New College Institute
  Two-day course 10:00 AM 
  Jun 26   Medicaid Planning/ Asset Protection seminar   HJDB Event Center
  Instruction by Robert Haley - Certified Elder Law 10:00 AM 
  Jul 10   Mindset + Motivation = Movement   New College Institute
  Recipe for Healthy Success 12:00 PM 
  Jul 17   100 Parks in 200 Days   New College Institute
  Vacation memories of a lifetime 12:00 PM 
  Sep 18   Basic First Aid Training for Seniors   New College Institute
  Presented by Martinsville Fire & EMS 12:00 PM 
  Sep 21   Mini-Health Fair   New College Institute
  Free to attend 9:00 AM 
  Oct 02   Life Care Planning   New College Institute
  Protect your loved ones 12:00 PM 
  Oct 16   Long-Term Care Ombudsman/VICAP   New College Institute
  Senior programs available 12:00 PM 
  Oct 21 - Oct 22   AARP Smart Driver Course   New College Institute
  Two-Day Course 10:00 AM 
  Nov 13   Balance Training for Improving Quality of Life   New College Institute
  Improve balance for preventing falls 12:00 PM 
  Jan 03 - Dec 12   Chair Aerobics   Spencer-Penn Centre
  Aerobics Free 11:30 AM 
  Jan 03 - Dec 12   Aerobics   Spencer-Penn Centre
  Come workout with Anita 6:30 PM 

Historical

  May 01   How to be an Antiques Detective   New College Institute
  Is it treasure or trash? 12:00 PM 
  May 02   History Lecture Series   Martinsville Library
  Come out for our history lecture series 6:00 PM 
  May 22   History of Beaver Creek Plantation   New College Institute
  Presented by Carter Bank & Trust 12:00 PM 
  May 30   Tour and Taste at Hamlet Vineyards   TBD
  An off-campus event 1:00 PM 
  Jun 26   Old News is Good News   New College Institute
  Long time journalists reveal the back story 12:00 PM 
  Jul 02   Dinosaur Discovery   New College Institute
  VMNH lecture and exhibit 12:00 PM 
  Sep 04   School Days - A Look Back   New College Institute
  A look back at our schools of yesteryear 12:00 PM 
  Sep 11   Architecture Is My Delight   New College Institute
  Thomas Jefferson's love of architecture 12:00 PM 
  Oct 29   Basics of Geneaology   New College Institute
  Two-hour session 10:00 AM 

Music

  Apr 26   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 03   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 9:30 AM 
  May 10   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 11   Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge Progressive Dinner   TBD
  Serving More Kids and Teens During the Out-of-Scho 6:00 PM 
  May 17   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 24   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  May 31   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 07   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 14   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 21   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Jun 27   Friday Morning Jam Session    HJDB Event Center
  Music, food, community! 10:00 AM 
  Aug 10   Smith River Fest    Smith River Sports Complex
   9:00 AM 
  Aug 24   10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION   Smith River Sports Complex
  Join Smith River Sports Complex in celebrating the  

Outdoors

  Apr 27   Learn about Local Grains   Primland Resort
  Join Tom Maxey at Primland 4:00 PM 
  May 04   Comcast Cares Day   Clearview Early Learning Center and other sites
  Volunteering to make our community happier, health 8:00 AM 
  May 11   Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge Progressive Dinner   TBD
  Serving More Kids and Teens During the Out-of-Scho 6:00 PM 
  Jul 17   100 Parks in 200 Days   New College Institute
  Vacation memories of a lifetime 12:00 PM 
  Aug 10   Smith River Fest    Smith River Sports Complex
   9:00 AM 
  Aug 24   10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION   Smith River Sports Complex
  Join Smith River Sports Complex in celebrating the  

Scholastic

  Jun 10 - Jun 11   AARP Smart Driver Course   New College Institute
  Two-day course 10:00 AM 
  Jul 02   Dinosaur Discovery   New College Institute
  VMNH lecture and exhibit 12:00 PM 
  Jul 17   100 Parks in 200 Days   New College Institute
  Vacation memories of a lifetime 12:00 PM 
  Aug 07   What Is Social Media All About?   New College Institute
  Basics of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. 12:00 PM 
  Aug 14   Facebook Fun (damentals)   New College Institute
  A basic lesson for beginners 12:00 PM 
  Aug 21   It's 2019, No Need For a Photo Album!   New College Institute
  Have tons of digital photos, but now what? 12:00 PM 
  Sep 04   School Days - A Look Back   New College Institute
  A look back at our schools of yesteryear 12:00 PM 
  Sep 11   Architecture Is My Delight   New College Institute
  Thomas Jefferson's love of architecture 12:00 PM 
  Oct 23   Cybersecurity for Seniors   New College Institute
  Protect yourself from viruses and scams 12:00 PM 
  Oct 29   Basics of Geneaology   New College Institute
  Two-hour session 10:00 AM 
  Nov 06   Finances After 50   New College Institute
  Money Smart Advice 12:00 PM 
  Dec 04   iPad Basics   New College Institute
  iPad basics plus 10 cool apps 12:00 PM 
  Jan 03 - Dec 31   Charles & Rose Hylton Library   Spencer-Penn Centre
  A great place to read 10:00 AM 
  Jan 07 - Dec 19   Open Computer Lab   Spencer-Penn Centre
  Every Monday & Thursday 10:00 AM 

Seasonal

  Apr 27   Learn about Local Grains   Primland Resort
  Join Tom Maxey at Primland 4:00 PM 
  May 11   Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge Progressive Dinner   TBD
  Serving More Kids and Teens During the Out-of-Scho 6:00 PM 
  Jun 20 - Aug 15   Pub Trivia Night   Mountain Valley Brewing
  Test your trivia brain at our trivia night! 7:00 PM 

Sports

  May 10 - May 12   National Collegiate Baseball Association (NCBA) Tournament    Hooker Field
  NCBA playoffs return!  
  Jun 09   Hot Rod Power Tour   Martinsville Speedway
  At Martinsville Speedway  
  Aug 10   Smith River Fest    Smith River Sports Complex
   9:00 AM 
  Aug 24   10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION   Smith River Sports Complex
  Join Smith River Sports Complex in celebrating the  
  Jan 10 - Dec 12   Martial Arts   Spencer-Penn Centre
  All Ages Welcome 6:00 PM 

Theater

  May 03   Star Wars Day at the Library   Martinsville Library
  Celebrate Star Wars Day a little early 6:00 PM 
  Jun 14 - Jul 26   Teen Movie Series   Martinsville Library
  Join us for a movie at the library 1:00 PM 

Tours

  May 11   Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge Progressive Dinner   TBD
  Serving More Kids and Teens During the Out-of-Scho 6:00 PM 
  May 30   Tour and Taste at Hamlet Vineyards   TBD
  An off-campus event 1:00 PM 
 
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