<img class="size-medium wp-image-57223 aligncenter" src="https:\/\/theenterprise.net\/wp-content\/uploads\/sites\/23\/2021\/10\/Calendar-300x225.png" alt="" width="300" height="225" \/>\r\n\r\n<hr \/>\r\n\r\n<strong>Wednesday, Nov. 10<\/strong>\r\n\r\nThe Patrick County Food Bank will hold a distribution from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. in Stuart and Ararat and from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in Stuart and Meadows of Dan.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n<strong>Thursday, Nov. 11<\/strong>\r\n\r\nThe Buffalo Ridge Community Crime Watch Meeting will be at 7 p.m. at Sycamore Baptist Church. Guest speaker will be Investigator Jason Kruse speaking on his role as an Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) investigator.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n<strong>Friday, Nov. 12<\/strong>\r\n\r\nThe Spencer-Penn Centre will hold a music night will Snow Creek Ole Tyme Band in the Alumni Hall. The gate opens at 5 p.m. and the band will start going at 6:20 p.m. Admission is a $5 donation. Social distancing will be required with masks when that is not possible. Concessions will be sold.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nThe LifeSpring Center in Stuart will hold a Natural Health Seminar featuring herbalist and lifestyle educator Walt Cross. The seminar, \u201cHerbs & Their Benefits\u201d will start at 6:30 p.m.\r\n\r\n<strong>\u00a0<\/strong>\r\n\r\n<strong>Saturday, Nov. 13<\/strong>\r\n\r\nThe Spencer-Penn Centre will hold a Fall Fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Vendors, cruise-in, food trucks, a book sale, pain class, and Barnival on the Ballfield with the Pig Train. Free admission with children\u2019s activities at an additional cost. Vendor spots available until Nov. 5. Call (276) 957-5757 for more information.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nThe Reynolds Homestead will host its annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair in person from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Community Engagement Center in Critz. Vendors are welcome to apply online at https:\/\/bit.ly\/ReynoldsCraftFair.com, and physical application forms are also available at the Creative Arts Center (Patrick County Chamber of Commerce) or at the Reynolds Homestead. Booth space is $25 and vendors with handcraft items, original artwork, baked goods, etc. are encouraged to be a part of the festival. For more information, contact Teri Leviner at (276) 694-7181 x 22.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nThe LifeSpring Center in Stuart will hold a Natural Health Seminar featuring herbalist and lifestyle educator Walt Cross. The seminar \u201cOld Mountain Remedies\u201d will start at 3 p.m., a complimentary soup and salad supper will be at 5:30 p.m., and the \u201cHow to Prepare Old Mountain Remedies\u201d seminar will be at 6:30 p.m.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nThe Ararat Ruritan Club will hold its monthly Jackpot Bingo at 6 p.m. with doors opening at 4:30 p.m. The cost is $20 for 20 games, coverall is $5 each plus door prizes and concessions. Each game pays out $50 with the cover-all payout is at $150 if not won within 53 draws. This month\u2019s jackpot is $1,000 if the coverall is not won within 53 draws.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nVesta Community Quarter Auction, $5 includes two paddles and a door prize ticket. Doors open at 5 p.m., game starts at 6 p.m. Mountain View UMC Women\u2019s Group will put Operation Christmas Child boxes together. Bring items for the shoeboxes and get an extra door prize ticket. Call Katlyn Boyd at (276) 952-8152 or Connie N. Nester at (276) 952-8885. Concessions will be available.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n<strong>Sunday, Nov. 14<\/strong>\r\n\r\nThe Patrick County Historical Society will hold its annual meeting at 2 p.m. at the Patrick County Historical Museum, adjacent to the library in Stuart. The speaker will be Beverly Belcher Woody, and the event is free to the public. Light refreshments and tours of the museum will be offered following the meeting.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n<strong>Sunday, Nov. 14 to Tuesday, Nov. 16<\/strong>\r\n\r\nRevival services at Five Forks Wesleyan Church, start at 6 p.m. on the 14th and 7 p.m. on the l5th and l6th.\u00a0Guest Speaker will be Rev. Randy Watts. Everyone is welcome.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n<strong>Tuesday, Nov. 16<\/strong>\r\n\r\nOpen Advising Day at P&HCC\u2019s Patrick County location in Stuart,\u00a0from 3 to 6 p.m.\r\n\r\n<strong>\u00a0<\/strong>\r\n\r\n<strong>Wednesday, Nov. 17 <\/strong>\r\n\r\nWoods Cold Storage will hold a Chainsaw Safety class at 2 p.m. and at 6 p.m. The event is free, but registration is required. Please call Woods Cold Storage to reserve a spot at 276-694-3888. The class will be held at the former Jaycee Building at 100 Via Avenue in Stuart.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n<strong>Friday, Nov. 19<\/strong>\r\n\r\nThe Woolwine Mobile Food Pantry will be at Howell\u2019s Furniture from 3 to 5 p.m.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n<strong>Saturday, Nov. 20<\/strong>\r\n\r\nA free community picnic and gospel singing will be held at Ross Harbour United Methodist Church from 1 to 4 p.m. Singing with Swift Creek starts at 3 p.m.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nHome Alone Thanksgiving Meal at Ararat Ruritan Building, 4711 Ararat Hwy., from 4 until 6 p.m.\r\n\r\nTakeout orders will be available. Deliveries can be made in the Ararat area only. Call (276) 251-7232 if you plan on attending, or for more information, call Joseph or Lori Easter at (276) 251-7232.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nFairystone Volunteer Fire Department\u2019s Cash Giveaway, 7 p.m., at 6687 Fairystone Park Highway, with a grand prize of $2,500; 16 prizes of $100 and two prizes of $200. Tickets are $20 each and can be bought from a member of the department. One ticket will be held and raffled off on day of drawing, to be put in with the last 10 tickets. Sponsored by the Fairystone Volunteer Fire Department & Ladies Auxiliary.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n<strong>Sunday, Nov. 21<\/strong>\r\n\r\nMountain View Church of God of Prophecy will hold a Thanksgiving Celebration with the singing group, GOD CAN, starting at 10:30 a.m.\r\n\r\n<strong>\u00a0<\/strong>\r\n\r\n<strong>Wednesday, Dec. 15<\/strong>\r\n\r\nThe Patrick County Food Bank will hold a distribution from 8:30 to 11 a.m. in Stuart and Ararat and from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in Stuart and Meadows of Dan.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n<strong>Ongoing<\/strong>\r\n\r\nThe Stuart Farmers\u2019 Market is open Fridays, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. For up-to-date availability and produce, visit Facebook.com\/StuartFarmersMarket.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nThe Coffee Break Caf\u00e9 hosts live music on Tuesdays, from 9 to 11 a.m.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nThe Patrick County Library will hold story time with Ms. Gayle at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesdays for books, songs, finger plays, and more. For more information, call the Patrick County Library at 276-694-3352.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nOperation Christmas Child will hold a collection week from Nov. 15 to Nov. 22 with Minnie\u2019s Chapel and Meadows of Dan Baptist Church serving as drop-off collection sites. Items can be dropped off at Minnie\u2019s Chapel from Monday, Nov. 15 to Friday, Nov. 19 from 6-8 p.m., 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday Nov. 20, 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 21, and 8-10 a.m. on Monday Nov. 22. Items can be dropped off at Meadows of Dan Baptist Church from Monday, Nov. 15 to Wednesday, Nov. 17 from 2-4 p.m., 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18 and Friday, Nov. 19, 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 21, and 9-11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 22.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n<strong>Bookmobile Schedule<\/strong>\r\n\r\nThe Patrick County Branch's Library Bookmobile offers trunk-side service only until further notice at the locations, dates, and times listed below:\r\n\r\n<strong>Tuesday, Nov. 9:<\/strong>\r\n\r\nWoolwine School, 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.\r\n\r\nWoolwine - Appletree Development Center, 1:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.\r\n\r\nWoolwine - Rose Window 40 Charity, 2:15 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.\r\n\r\nCharity- Charity Primitive Baptist Church, 3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.\r\n\r\n<strong>Wednesday, Nov. 10:<\/strong>\r\n\r\nArarat Fellowship Church, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.\r\n\r\nTrinity Christian School, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.\r\n\r\n<strong>Thursday, Nov. 17:<\/strong>\r\n\r\nCircle K on 58, 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.\r\n\r\nHardin Reynolds Memorial School, 10:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.\r\n\r\nPatrick Henry Volunteer Fire Station, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.\r\n\r\nSalem United Methodist Church, 3:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.\r\n\r\nFor questions or comments, call Tammy at (276) 694-3352 Ext. 1 or Ext. 2, or via email at email@example.com.