Jeanette Smith of VineSmith Vineyard Services will discuss the history of the Virginia wine industry and the challenges of growing grapes in Virginia. The experience will culminate in a sampling of 5+ Virginia wines.
There will be a $10 fee to cover the cost of the wines for the tasting portion of the evening
Homemade Soups, Breads and Desserts will be provided.
Speakers will include Holly Huddle discussing State & Local campaigns, Lee Scharf reviewing frequently asked questions & legality issues and Beverly Harrison addressing Diversity & Inclusion in the ERA.
Attendees will be limited to the first 40 respondents. due to space constraints. Please RSVP and address questions concerning the event to Joan Griffin: Grifj312@gmail.com
A class making the origami flowers seen on the tables at Penelope’s
The fee of $40 will include food, wine and art supplies. Participants will go home with a bouquet of these paper flowers of their own making. Please contact Penelope by facebook, email or phone if you wish to participate. Class will be limited to the first 10.
Since we find ourselves with the makings for 5 gallons of Ray's Righteous Chili...we will be planning our own Chili-Fest at the cafe either this Friday or one day next week. The event will run until 5 PM and boast of a theme "ALL Things Chili"
Penelope's Cafe-Gallery will be closed the month of October while the staff hikes
El Camino de Compostela
in search of new items for the menu to please YOUR palate
No need to thank us for the arduous task
IT'S OUR PLEASURE TO SERVE YOU
We will be reopening
Penelope's will be closed Saturday Sept 16 from 12:45 to 2PM
Reopening for Pizza, Pastries and Beverages at 2PM
Brent Funkhouser whom you may know from The Old Soul's Band will be hosting Open Mic Nite on the Deck at Penelope's
Come listen to the music of Brent Funkhouser
Share your own talents, Eat Drink and be Merry under the stars on the deck at Penelope's
A debut novel by Jill Darnell, begining in 1820's Budapest with a gypsy caravan and a seaside village in Wales.
Come meet the author and have your copy of Riding the Waves of Life with Lavinia personally signed
Come hear Amanda's amazing voice
Share your own vocal talents, eat drink and make merry
Hot from the press, an anthology of the adventures and misadventures of Steele McRench, including previously unpublished illustrations of said sagas....to be personalized and signed by Author/Artist, Tom Chipley.
Bring your Friendly Fido for a Foto-op with Santa. Local Photographer, Peggy Easterly, of ImageGrafx, will be present to record those moments your fuzzy butted friend will share with Santa, explaining canine hopes for the upcoming holiday seasons. Organic dog biscuits will be on hand for the asking, as well as faux-biscuits for the humans at the other end of the leash.