Patrick County Chamber of Commerce, Stuart, Virginia
Patrick County - Stuart, Virginia - Blue Ridge Mountains
 
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April 2020

Chamber to host Virtual 2020 Job Fair 

Apr 2-16

The Patrick County Chamber of Commerce will host the 2020 Spring Job Fair online, now due to the ever changing social landscape. We will be posting flyers from the employers who were going to attend. Join us at our Facebook Event page for the flyer and will also be posting the employment flyers to our job page, here on the website and email the information. If you are interested in a position, contact the HR person that will be listed on the flyer.
- Stuart, VA

Introductory Workshop on the Ennaegram Personality Typing System - Cancelled 

Apr 2

Join certified Enneagram coach and teacher, Brittany Taylor for an introductory workshop on the Enneagram personality typing system. This workshop will cover the following: - What is the Enneagram? - An overview of each personality type - How to use the information to grow professionally & personally Reynolds Homestead will host this workshop on Thursday April 2nd at 4pm in partnership with the Patrick County Young Professionals. The fee to attend is $15 per person. PCYP will sponsor $10 of the registration fee for the first 10 people to register who are 35 and under! Register at bit.ly/RHenneagramworkshop

Gordon Trent Golf Course to Host Free Golf Clinics

Apr 2 - Sep 1

Attention Ladies: Save the date! April 2, 2020 -- Free Golf Clinics! Every Thursday, 5:30, all spring and summer . GORDON TRENT GOLF CLUB, 2160 Golf Course Road, Stuart, VA 24171 -- Get a head start! Beginners or seasoned golfers, develop your skills on Thursdays at 5:30 at Gordon Trent Golf Club. Complimentary clubs if you do not have them. The clinic is FREE! And FUN! Call Pro Dewey Hinnant at 276 694-3805 or just come!

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Apr 3

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Town of Stuart Wine and Food Festival~ Cancelled

Apr 4

Stuart's 7th Annual Wine and Food Festival is scheduled for April 4, 2020, 3:00 PM until 7:00 PM. The Wine and Food Festival will be held on Slusher Street (uptown Stuart). In the event of rain, the festival will be moved to the Rotary Building, 420 Woodland Drive, Stuart, VA.
Slusher Street (Uptown Stuart) - Stuart, VA

Music Night at The Spencer-Penn Centre~ Cancelled

Apr 10

Performance By: Hubert Lawson and the Bluegrass Country Boys, Rock Castle Ramblers - Music Night -- Always the second Friday night! Bluegrass - Gospel Bluegrass - Ole Tyme Bluegrass. Doors open at 5 PM. Live music begins at 5:30 p.m. Concessions available. Admission is a suggested $5 donation. Cash Only Event! Read More!!!!
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA 276-957-5757 - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Apr 10

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Calling All Artisans! Art to Market - Cancelled until further notice

Apr 11

Calling all Artisans! Are you new to entrepreneurship and need some direction to get started? Are you an experienced entrepreneur but maybe need to learn some new tricks? Or somewhere in between? No matter where you are on the entrepreneurial timeline, this Art to Market Program with UNC-G assistant professor Jennifer Reis will have you confidently moving forward with marketing yourself and your products. This intensive all-day session will focus on four areas: Entrepreneurship for Artists/Artisans, Branding and Marketing, Pricing and Sales, and Marketing Assets and Action Planning. The last part of the class will give you an opportunity to create professional photographs of your work and head shots to use in your marketing. Lunch will be provided. Please let us know if you have any food allergies. To be eligible for the class, you must currently have or plan to have a physical product to sell. If you have products, please bring samples with you to class. The cost of the course is only $30 per person! The value is much greater. The class is Saturday, April 11, 2020, 10 AM until 5 PM. Register by calling 276-694-7181 - Registration and Class Fee due by March 31, 2020.
334 Patrick Avenue/Creative Arts Center - Stuart, VA - 276-694-7181 - www.reynoldshomestead.vt.edu

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Apr 17

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

9th Annual Pig Cookin' Contest at The Spencer Penn Centre~ Cancelled 

Apr 18

Saturday, April 18th 2020, 11am to 4pm. The place to be on the third Saturday in April is at the Pig Cookin’ Contest at Spencer Penn Centre! For the 9th Annual Pig Cookin’ Contest, an even larger crowd is expected, topping the 1,400-1,700 in previous years, from all over Virginia and North Carolina. The Pig Cookin’ Contest is the only BBQ competition in the area that is sanctioned by the North Carolina Pork Association. The winners will use their points to qualify for the annual N.C. Barbeque Championship.Trophy and monetary awards are presented at 11:00am: first prize- $500; second prize-$300, third $200, and a blind taste test $100 Food sales begin at 11:00 in the Alumni Hall. Handicap parking spaces will be available in the lower parking area (between SP and the Ruritan building). Menu: Eat in or carry out plates/sides, sandwiches, BBQ container to go, homemade desserts, 11am until 4pm. Call The Spencer Penn Centre for more information.
The Spencer Penn Centre - Spencer, VA

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Apr 24

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Fourth Annual Agricultural Expo - Cancelled 

Apr 25

Fourth Annual Agricultural Expo, sponsored by the Patrick County Farm Bureau, is scheduled for April 25, 2020, 9 AM until 1 PM at the Rotary Field, 420 Woodland Drive, Stuart, VA. Registration Deadline is March 27th. To register: http://patrick.ext.vt.edu. Ag exhibitors and vendors on site. Food available for purchase.
420 Woodland Drive - Stuart, VA

Stokes County Arts Council to host Winter Dessert Theatre at The Arts Place

Apr 26

The Stokes County Arts Council will host Winter Dessert Theatre at The Arts Place, 502 N Main Street with the following program: The Distance Between Us, April 26th at 3:00 PM with dessert service beginning at 2:00 PM. Call Stokes Arts or visit their website for more information or you may buy tickets online.
502 N Main Street - Danbury, NC - 336-593-8159 - www.stokesarts.org

May 2020

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

May 1

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Stokes Arts to host Maya's Mountain Reading and Book Signing

May 3

The Stokes County Arts Council will host Maya Burgess' Mountain reading and book signing on May 3rd from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM. Please contact the Stokes County Arts Council for more information, 336-593-8159 or visit their website.
502 N Main Street - Stuart, VA - 336-593-8159 - www.stokesarts.org

Music Night at The Spencer-Penn Centre~ Cancelled

May 8

Performance By: Over the Hill Gang, Lucky City Bluegrass - Music Night -- Always the second Friday night! Bluegrass - Gospel Bluegrass - Ole Tyme Bluegrass. Doors open at 5 PM. Live music begins at 5:30 p.m. Concessions available. Admission is a suggested $5 donation. Cash Only Event! Read More!!!!
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA 276-957-5757 - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

May 8

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Rotary Club of Stuart's Steak Dinner~ Postponed

May 8

Kick off the weekend with a good steak! Let us do the cooking & clean up! Enjoy good food & great fellowship while supporting this fundraiser! Date: Friday, May 8th, 4 PM until 7 PM. Eat in or Take Out... Tickets available from a Stuart Rotarian or at the door. Dinner includes a ribeye steak cooked to your liking, a baked potato with all the fixings, salad, bread, dessert, and drink for $20. Hooker Building at Rotary Field - 420 Woodland Drive, Stuart, VA 24171
Rotary Field, 420 Woodland Drive - Stuart, VA

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

May 15

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Town of Stuart Strawberry Festival

May 16

The Town of Stuart will host the Strawberry Festival, Saturday, May 16th, 10 AM until 4 PM. Uptown Stuart, VA. Live music featuring blue grass music - outstanding artisans, jewelry, jellies, preserves, housewares and more. Delicious foods by on-site vendors and fresh strawberries. Contact Billy Gammons or Susan Slate for additional information. Vendor registration forms may be found on the Town of Stuart website - registration fee $25.00.
Uptown Stuart - Stuart, VA - 276-694-3811

Sarge & Sons Demolition Derby at Patrick County Fair Grounds~ Postponed 

May 16

Join us for a Spring Demolition Derby! Come cheer for your favorite driver & let's celebrate our beloved Patrick County's simple life! And how cute is this!?! We'll have a Power Wheels Derby for ages 3 - 5 & 6 - 9! Show Date: Saturday, May 16, 2020, 7:00 PM. Rain Date: Saturday, May 23, 2020, 7:00 PM. Gates Open @ 5PM. Kiddie Power Wheel @ 6PM. Demolition Derby @ 7PM. Gate tickets are as follows: Ages 5 & under are free. Ages 6 - 18 are $5. Ages 19 & older are $10. FOR MORE INFO & REGISTRATION INFO PLEASE VISIT: http://www.sarge-demo-derby.com/2020/Stuart_Rules_May_2020_ENTRY_RULES.pdf
420 Woodland Drive - Stuart, VA 24171

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

May 22

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Dominion Vally Park Memorial Day Weekend 

May 22-23

Memorial Day Weekend at Dominion Valley Park - Friday, May 22, 2020, 5:30 PM - Deeper Shade of Blue, Church Wagon Gang, The Primitive Quartet. Saturday, May 23, 2020, 5:30 PM - The Churchmen, The Harvester's Quartet, Brian Free & Assurance. Sunday Morning Worship Message by Curt Ashley, music by The Churchmen. Admission: One Day Pass - $20.00 each, Two Day Pass - $30.00 each. 8 and under are free.
692 Dominion Valley Lane - Stuart, VA - 2766944245 - dominionvalleyllc.com
Email for more information.

Dominion Valley Gospel Music

May 23-24

Dominion Valley Gospel Music, May 23rd and May 24th, Dominion Valley Park, 415 Dominion Valley, Stuart, VA. More info to come.
Dominion Valley Park, 415 Dominion Valley Lane - Stuart, VA

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

May 29

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

June 2020

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Jun 5

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Music Night at The Spencer-Penn Centre~ Cancelled

Jun 12

Performance By: Hard Times Band, Don Smith and the Foggy River Boys - Music Night -- Always the second Friday night! Bluegrass - Gospel Bluegrass - Ole Tyme Bluegrass. Doors open at 5 PM. Live music begins at 5:30 p.m. Concessions available. Admission is a suggested $5 donation. Cash Only Event! Read More!!!!
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA 276-957-5757 - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Beach Music Festival~ Cancelled, See you in 2021

Jun 12-13

Beach Music Festival, June 12th, 13th, Wayside Park, 332 Wayside Park Road, Stuart, VA. More info to come.
Wayside Park, 332 Wayside Park Road - Stuart, VA

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Jun 12

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Reynolds Homestead 50th Anniversary

Jun 19-21

SAVE THE DATE! Reynolds Homestead 50th Anniversary -- A weekend of festivities - June 19-21, 2020. June 19: Farm to Table Dinner. June 20: Bushels & Barrels Festival. June 21: 50th Anniversary Celebration. More Details to Follow!
463 Homestead Lane, Reynolds Homestead - Critz, Virginia - 276-694-7181 - www.reynoldshomestead.vt.edu

Bushels and Barrels at Reynolds Homestead

Jun 19-20

June 19th and June 20th. Bushels and Barrels, Reynolds Homestead. More info forthcoming.
463 Homestead Lane, Reynolds Homestead - Reynolds Homestead - www.reynoldshomestead.vt.edu

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Jun 19

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Virginia Covered Bridge Festival

Jun 20

June 20th, 10 AM until 4 PM. Virginia Covered Bridge Festival, Woolwine, VA
- Woolwine, VA

Stokes Arts to host Steve Hartsoe at The Arts Place

Jun 20

The Stokes County Arts Council will host Steve Hartsoe with guests Russ Bullock and Eli Hartsoe at The Arts Place at 502 N Main Street, Danbury, North Carolina, on June 20th at 7:00 PM. Call the Stokes County Arts Council for more information or visit their website. Buy tickets on line.
502 N Main Street - Danbury, NC - 336-593-8159 - www.stokesarts.org

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Jun 26

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Stokes Arts Council to host Caleb Caudle with Wild Ponies

Jun 26

The Stokes County Arts Council will host Caleb Caudle with Wild Ponies on June 26th at The Arts Place, 502 N. Main Street, Danbury, North Carolina, at 7:30 PM. Please call Stokes Arts for more information or visit their website. Buy tickets online.
502 N Main Street - Danbury, NC - 336-593-8159 - www.stokesarts.org

July 2020

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Jul 3

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Old Fashion 4th of July Celebration at DeHart Park

Jul 4

July 4th. Old Fashion 4th of July Celebration, DeHart Park, Stuart, VA
DeHart Park - Stuart, VA

Music Night at The Spencer-Penn Centre~ Cancelled

Jul 10

Performance By: Skyline Drive, Old Dominion Cloggers, Two Young Two Old - Music Night -- Always the second Friday night! Bluegrass - Gospel Bluegrass - Ole Tyme Bluegrass. Doors open at 5 PM. Live music begins at 5:30 p.m. Concessions available. Admission is a suggested $5 donation. Cash Only Event! Read More!!!!
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA 276-957-5757 - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Jul 10

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Wayside Bluegrass Festival, LLC

Jul 15-18

Wayside Bluegrass Festival, LLC - Wednesday - Saturday, July 15-18, 2020. Host Band: Johnny & Jeanette Williams. Join us as we celebrate 20 years! Location: Wayside Park, 332 Wayside Park Road, Stuart, VA. www.visitpatickcounty.org for the musical lineup and specific dates and times. 4 Days: July 15-18th ($50.00 per person); Wednesday (Free Night); Thursday ($15 per person); Friday ($20 per person); and Saturday ($20.00 per person). For ticket and camping information call Patty Hazelwood at 276-692-4149 or email Patty at hazelwoodtrucking@embarqmail.com.
Wayside Park, 332 Wayside Park Road - Stuart, VA - www.visitpatrickcounty.org

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Jul 17

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Jul 24

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

2020 Kibler Valley River Run - 38th Year

Jul 25

Saturday July 25th Registration starts at 8:30a.m. $25 per person Directions: From Mt. Airy, NC, follow Rt. 103 to Claudville, turn on Rt. 773 Ararat Highway, Turn on Kibler Valley Rd, go approximately 4.2 mile on right. From Stuart, VA follow Rt. 8, turn on Rt. 103, at Claudville turn on Rt. 773 Ararat Highway, turn on Kibler Valley Rd. go approximately 4.2 miles on right. For more information call 276-694-7190 or 276-251-7112. No pets in food prep area. Service animals allowed. Camping $20 per night (rustic).

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Jul 31

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Bright Star Theater at the Spencer-Penn Centre

Normally occurs in July

Bright Star Theater Company will be back in our area this year and we snagged them to perform "The Wizard of Oz and Maximus Mars all at an incredible price for our community. Please show your support so that we may keep bringing these programs to our kids. $1 for kids and $2 for adults. FREE to our Summer Campers and Summer Reading Participants! A huge thank you to ValleyStar for sponsoring this event.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

August 2020

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Aug 7

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Music Night at The Spencer-Penn Centre~ Cancelled

Aug 14

Performance By: The Shelton Brothers, The Country Boys - Music Night -- Always the second Friday night! Bluegrass - Gospel Bluegrass - Ole Tyme Bluegrass. Doors open at 5 PM. Live music begins at 5:30 p.m. Concessions available. Admission is a suggested $5 donation. Cash Only Event! Read More!!!!
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA 276-957-5757 - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

33rd Annual Virginia State Peach Festival 

Aug 14

Friday, August 14th, 2020, 5:00 PM - 33rd Annual Virginia State Peach Festival, DeHart Park, Stuart, VA. More info forthcoming.
DeHart Park - Stuart, VA - 276-694-6012 - www.patrickchamber.com

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Aug 14

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Meadows of Dan Folk Fair

Aug 15

Saturday, August 15th, 2020 - Meadows of Dan Folk Fair, Meadows of Dan, VA
- Meadows of Dan, VA

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Aug 21

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Aug 28

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Dominion Valley Park Outdoor Family Festival

Aug 29

Dominion Valley Park Outdoor Family Festival has rescheduled to Saturday, August 29th - Outdoor Family Festival. Activities begin at 2:00 PM. Scavenger Hunt for all ages, Corn Hole, Face Painting, Playground, Inflatable Slide and Haze. Beginning at 5:00 PM: Osborne Baptist Church Praise Band. Speaker - Tim Hut. Contemporary Christian Artist Josh Wilson. Advance Tickets: $20.00 each. Tickets day of show: $25.00 each. 8 and under are Free. Tickets are available at: iTickets.com or call 276-694-4245. Camping Available. Call for reservations.
692 Dominion Valley Lane - Stuart, VA 24171 - 276-694-4245 - dominionvalleyllc.com
Email for more information.

September 2020

Dominion Valley Park Labor Day Weekend

Sep 4-5

Dominion Valley Park Labor Day Weekend - Friday, September 4, 2020, 5:30 PM. Mark Bishop, The Talley's Jimmy Fortune. Saturday, September 5, 2020, 5:30 PM. The Harvester's Quartet, The Churchmen, The Singing Cooke's. Sunday Morning Worship Message by Ricky Rogers music by The Singing Cooke's. Admission: Friday - $30 each; Saturday - $20 each; Two-Day Pass is $40. Children 8 and under free. Camping available, call for reservations. Contact us at: dominionvalleypark@gmail.com. Call: 276-694-4245. Web-Page: dominionvalleyllc.com; Facebook: dominionvalleypark. Presented by Dominion Valley Events. 692 Dominion Valley Lane - Stuart, VA - 276-694-4245 - dominionvalleyllc.com Email for more information.
Dominion Valley Park, 415 Dominion Valley Lane - Stuart, VA - 276-694-4245

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Sep 4

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Music Night at The Spencer-Penn Centre~ Cancelled

Sep 11

Performance By: Travis Frye and Blue Mountain - Music Night -- Always the second Friday night! Bluegrass - Gospel Bluegrass - Ole Tyme Bluegrass. Doors open at 5 PM. Live music begins at 5:30 p.m. Concessions available. Admission is a suggested $5 donation. Cash Only Event! Read More!!!!
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA 276-957-5757 - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Sep 11

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Patrick County Agricultural Fair

Sep 14-19

The Patrick County Agricultural Fair will be held September 14th through September 19th. More info forthcoming.
Rotary Field, 420 Woodland Drive - Stuart, VA

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Sep 18

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Sep 25

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Spencer Penn Centre to host Book Club

Normally occurs in September

Book Club at the Spencer Penn Centre. Meets the third Thursday at 3:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Call the Centre for the book selection.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Charles & Rose Hylton Library at the Spencer-Penn Centre

Normally occurs in September

Charles & Rose Hylton Library open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10 AM to 8 PM. We have lots of books to check out. Sign up for a library card today. No Charge.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Aerobics

Normally occurs in September

The Spencer Penn Centre to host aerobics class, Thursdays, 6:30 PM with instructor Anita Hooker. This is a FREE class with the M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Stuart, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Story Time and Play Date

Normally occurs in September

Spencer Penn Centre to host Story Time and Play Date, Mondays at 10:30 AM. Carole-Anne Penn will lead story, songs, crafts and ten play time with friends. Ages 2-5 years.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Open Computer Lab

Normally occurs in September

Open Computer Lab at the Spencer Penn Centre on Mondays, 10 AM to 3 PM and Thursdays, 10 AM to 5 PM. The Computer Lab will be open to the public. High Speed Internet Access is available.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Chair Aerobics

Normally occurs in September

The Spencer Penn Centre to host Chair Aerobics on Thursday Mornings with instructor Paula Battle, 11:30 AM. Free. M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

October 2020

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Oct 2

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Annual Civil War Encampment & Living History Weekend 

Oct 3-4

J.E.B. Stuart Birthplace Preservation Trust to present 19th Annual Civil War Encampment & Living History Weekend -- October 3rd and 4th, 2020. Walk back in time....Come join us....Experience the Simple LIfe...Meet the Civil War Generals, Enjoy the Ladies Tea, Civil War Sutlers, String Band Music, Saturday Night Dance, Sunday Morning Church Service, Battle Scenes on Saturday and Sunday. Location: Laurel Hill -- birthplace of Major General J.E.B. Stuart, CSA, 1091 Ararat Highway, Ararat, VA 24053. Opens at 9:00 AM. Free Parking. Admission $8/person - 12 and under Free. Food and Specialty Vendors. Email: laurelhill@jebstuart.org or rshaynes59@yahoo.com. Call 276-251-1833 for more information.
1091 Ararat Highway - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-1833 - www.jebstuart.org
Email for more information.

Music Night at The Spencer-Penn Centre~ Cancelled

Oct 9

Performance By: 57 Express - Music Night -- Always the second Friday night! Bluegrass - Gospel Bluegrass - Ole Tyme Bluegrass. Doors open at 5 PM. Live music begins at 5:30 p.m. Concessions available. Admission is a suggested $5 donation. Cash Only Event! Read More!!!!
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA 276-957-5757 - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Oct 9

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Oct 16

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Apple Dumpling Festival

Oct 17

The Apple Dumpling Festival is scheduled for October 17th, 10 AM until 4 PM. 5k Race. More information forthcoming.
- Stuart, VA

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Oct 23

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Oct 30

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

6th Annual Spooktacular

Oct 31

6th Annual Spooktacular Event; Uptown Stuart, October 31st. More information to come.
Uptown Stuart - Stuart, VA

Spencer Penn Centre to host Book Club

Normally occurs in October

Book Club at the Spencer Penn Centre. Meets the third Thursday at 3:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Call the Centre for the book selection.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Aerobics

Normally occurs in October

The Spencer Penn Centre to host aerobics class, Thursdays, 6:30 PM with instructor Anita Hooker. This is a FREE class with the M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Stuart, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Charles & Rose Hylton Library at the Spencer-Penn Centre

Normally occurs in October

Charles & Rose Hylton Library open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10 AM to 8 PM. We have lots of books to check out. Sign up for a library card today. No Charge.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Open Computer Lab

Normally occurs in October

Open Computer Lab at the Spencer Penn Centre on Mondays, 10 AM to 3 PM and Thursdays, 10 AM to 5 PM. The Computer Lab will be open to the public. High Speed Internet Access is available.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Story Time and Play Date

Normally occurs in October

Spencer Penn Centre to host Story Time and Play Date, Mondays at 10:30 AM. Carole-Anne Penn will lead story, songs, crafts and ten play time with friends. Ages 2-5 years.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Chair Aerobics

Normally occurs in October

The Spencer Penn Centre to host Chair Aerobics on Thursday Mornings with instructor Paula Battle, 11:30 AM. Free. M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

November 2020

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Nov 6

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Music Night at The Spencer-Penn Centre~ Cancelled

Nov 13

Performance By: Larry Sigmon and Martha Spencer - Music Night -- Always the second Friday night! Bluegrass - Gospel Bluegrass - Ole Tyme Bluegrass. Doors open at 5 PM. Live music begins at 5:30 p.m. Concessions available. Admission is a suggested $5 donation. Cash Only Event! Read More!!!!
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA 276-957-5757 - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Nov 13

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Nov 20

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Nov 27

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Small Business Saturday and Christmas Parade in Meadows of Dan 

Nov 28

Small Business Saturday, November 28th (Stuart and Meadows of Day) and Christmas Parade in Meadows of Dan. More information coming.
- Stuart, VA

Spencer Penn Centre to host Aerobics

Normally occurs in November

The Spencer Penn Centre to host aerobics class, Thursdays, 6:30 PM with instructor Anita Hooker. This is a FREE class with the M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Stuart, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Charles & Rose Hylton Library at the Spencer-Penn Centre

Normally occurs in November

Charles & Rose Hylton Library open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10 AM to 8 PM. We have lots of books to check out. Sign up for a library card today. No Charge.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Open Computer Lab

Normally occurs in November

Open Computer Lab at the Spencer Penn Centre on Mondays, 10 AM to 3 PM and Thursdays, 10 AM to 5 PM. The Computer Lab will be open to the public. High Speed Internet Access is available.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Story Time and Play Date

Normally occurs in November

Spencer Penn Centre to host Story Time and Play Date, Mondays at 10:30 AM. Carole-Anne Penn will lead story, songs, crafts and ten play time with friends. Ages 2-5 years.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Book Club

Normally occurs in November

Book Club at the Spencer Penn Centre. Meets the third Thursday at 3:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Call the Centre for the book selection.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Chair Aerobics

Normally occurs in November

The Spencer Penn Centre to host Chair Aerobics on Thursday Mornings with instructor Paula Battle, 11:30 AM. Free. M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

December 2020

Reynolds Homestead Open House

Dec 3

Reynolds Homestead Open House, December 3, 2020. More information to come.
Reynolds Homestead - Critz, VA

Grand Illumination and Hometown Christmas 

Dec 4-5

Grand Illumination and Hometown Christmas scheduled for Friday, December 4th and Hometown Christmas and Parade scheduled for Saturday, December 5th. More information to come.
Uptown Stuart - Stuart, VA

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Dec 4

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Music Night at The Spencer-Penn Centre~ Cancelled

Dec 11

Performance By: Hard Times Band, Don Smith and the Foggy River Boys - Music Night -- Always the second Friday night! Bluegrass - Gospel Bluegrass - Ole Tyme Bluegrass. Doors open at 5 PM. Live music begins at 5:30 p.m. Concessions available. Admission is a suggested $5 donation. Cash Only Event! Read More!!!!
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA 276-957-5757 - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Dec 11

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam 

Dec 18

Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam EVERY FRIDAY Night, 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Open Jam, with Bluegrass, OleTime, Country, or Gospel. Food available for purchase. Everyone is welcome!
144 The Hollow Road - Ararat, VA 24053 - 276-251-8548

Spencer Penn Centre to host Aerobics

Normally occurs in December

The Spencer Penn Centre to host aerobics class, Thursdays, 6:30 PM with instructor Anita Hooker. This is a FREE class with the M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Stuart, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Open Computer Lab

Normally occurs in December

Open Computer Lab at the Spencer Penn Centre on Mondays, 10 AM to 3 PM and Thursdays, 10 AM to 5 PM. The Computer Lab will be open to the public. High Speed Internet Access is available.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Chair Aerobics

Normally occurs in December

The Spencer Penn Centre to host Chair Aerobics on Thursday Mornings with instructor Paula Battle, 11:30 AM. Free. M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Book Club

Normally occurs in December

Book Club at the Spencer Penn Centre. Meets the third Thursday at 3:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Call the Centre for the book selection.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Story Time and Play Date

Normally occurs in December

Spencer Penn Centre to host Story Time and Play Date, Mondays at 10:30 AM. Carole-Anne Penn will lead story, songs, crafts and ten play time with friends. Ages 2-5 years.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

January 2021

Martial Arts at the Spencer Penn Centre

Jan 16 - Dec 31

The Spencer Penn Centre will host a Martial Arts class on Thursdays, 6 PM until 7 PM. All ages and fitness levels welcome. $40 for members per month.
Spencer Penn Centre - Spencer, VA

Spencer Penn Centre to host Chair Aerobics

Jan 16 - Dec 31

The Spencer Penn Centre to host Chair Aerobics on Thursday Mornings with instructor Paula Battle, 11:30 AM. Free. M/HC Coalition for Health & Wellness.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Story Time and Play Date

Jan 20 - Dec 31

Spencer Penn Centre to host Story Time and Play Date, Mondays at 10:30 AM. Carole-Anne Penn will lead story, songs, crafts and ten play time with friends. Ages 2-5 years.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Charles & Rose Hylton Library at the Spencer-Penn Centre

Jan 20 - Dec 31

Charles & Rose Hylton Library open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10 AM to 8 PM. We have lots of books to check out. Sign up for a library card today. No Charge.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Spencer Penn Centre to host Open Computer Lab

Jan 20 - Dec 31

Open Computer Lab at the Spencer Penn Centre on Mondays, 10 AM to 3 PM and Thursdays, 10 AM to 5 PM. The Computer Lab will be open to the public. High Speed Internet Access is available.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

February 2021

Willis Gap Community Center to host Big Country Breakfast

Feb 1 - Dec 5

Willis Gap Community Center will hold a country breakfast on the first Saturday of each month from 7 AM until 10 AM. Serving homemade biscuits, apples, eggs, country ham, sausage, bacon, gravy, pancakes and much more. Donations to benefit Willis Gap Community Center. Everyone is invited.
Willis Gap Community Center

Coffee for Veterans

Feb 4 - Dec 1

Coffee for Veterans: The first Tuesday of every month from 9 AM until 11 AM at The Landmark Center, 105 Landmark Drive, Stuart, VA. Donuts and coffee will be served. All veterans are encouraged to participate.
The Landmark Center, 105 Landmark Drive - Stuart, VA

The Spencer Penn Centre to host various programs

Feb 4 - Dec 31

Open computer lab - Mondays, 10AM to 3 PM and Thursdays, 10 AM to 5 PM. The computer lab will be open to the public. High Speed Internet access is available...………. Story Time and Play Date - Mondays at 10:30 AM. Carole-Anne Penn will lead story, songs, crafts and then play time with friends. Storytime is geared toward preschoolers, but all ages are welcome...……….. Charles & Rose Hylton Library - open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10 AM to 8 PM. We have lots of books to check out. Sign up for a library card today. No Charge...…….. Book Club meets the third Thursday at 3 PM. Everyone is welcome. Call the Centre for the book selection...……... Chair Aerobics - Thursday mornings, 11:30 AM, with instructor Paula Battle. FREE. M/HC Coalition for Health and Wellness...……... Aerobics - Thursdays, 6:30 PM with instructor Anita Hooker. This is a FREE class with the M/HC Coalition for Health and Wellness.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757 - www.thecentreatspencerpenn.com

Mechatronics Bootcamp offered through Patrick Henry Community College and Workforce, Economic and Community Development

Feb 6 - Apr 23

Mechatronics Bootcamp - Classes start October 3rd! Just 4 short courses to a Siemens Certification! PHCC has grant money that can p ay for nearly ALL of your training! The Siemens SMSCP Level 1 Certification can lead to High-Demand and High-Paying Jobs here and most anywhere in the country! Classes held in Patrick County! For more info: 276-656-0260
Patrick Henry Community College - Stuart, VA - 276-656-0260

Mechatronics Bootcamp offered through Patrick Henry Community College and Workforce, Economic and Community Development

Feb 11 - Apr 7

Mechatronics Bootcamp - Classes start October 3rd! Just 4 short courses to a Siemens Certification! PHCC has grant money that can p ay for nearly ALL of your training! The Siemens SMSCP Level 1 Certification can lead to High-Demand and High-Paying Jobs here and most anywhere in the country! Classes held in Patrick County! For more info: 276-656-0260
Patrick Henry Community College - Stuart, VA - 276-656-0260

Using Canva and Beginning Marketing

Feb 13 - Apr 16

Thursdays, starting February 13th, 6-9 PM. Instructor: Susan Sabin. $10 for the full 10-week series. Must pre-register by all HCPS at 276-638-1668 or Spencer Penn at 276-957-5757.
475 Spencer-Penn Road - Spencer, VA - 276-957-5757

March 2021

Industry 4.0 - PHCC's Festo Certifications - Postponed until further notice

Mar 19 - Apr 24

Industry 4.0 - Thursday, March 19-April 23, 12:00 Noon - 4:00 PM. As an introduction to Industry 4.0, this course aims to relay foundational information about Industry 4.0 and helps to establish a base upon which more detailed information regarding the topic can be layered. The course will introduce the various industrial revolutions and how Industry 4.0 the internet of things, smart factories, and cyber-physical systems are a disruption to the manufacturing industry and discusses the impact and implications that these advancements introduce. Robotics - Friday, March 20-April 24, 12:00 Noon until 4:00 PM. Today, and in the future, Robotics are becoming more and more common. From repetitive tasks to highly complex interaction with humans, robots can be found. This course is designed to expose students to the various types of robots and the various ways they can increase productivity in industrial applications. While these robots can replace low skilled human tasks, they require people with technical skills to program, operate, and maintain them. Upon completion of this course, students will have worked with various types and brands of robots-learning how to program, teach positions, and work safely with these critical elements of modern industry. Tuition: $350 for each course. You may be able to take advantage of partial reimbursement for training from the WPWDB. For more information, call Jeff Kohler at 276-656-0326.
Patrick Henry Community College (212 Wood Brothers - Stuart, VA - 276-656-0326