Kirby Rebirth

A partnership between Piedmont Community College and Person County was formed to develop the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex on Main Street in uptown Roxboro in 2011. The complex includes an Art Gallery, Theater and Fine Arts Classrooms, all located in a historic facility.

Giving Levels

Diamond $100,000 and above
Platinum $50,000 - $99,999
Gold $10,000 - $49,000
Silver $1,000 - $9,999
Bronze up to $999

A donation of $250 or more will place your name on a plaque in the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex foyer.


Naming Opportunities

Rooms range from $50,000 - $60,000


Construction Update: The 2nd floor renovation is complete! If you would like a tour of the facility or need additional information on renting the space, please contact the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex at (336) 597-1709 or

Photos from (click date to open .pdf of photos)

7-24-14                  7-31-14                  8-6-14                  9-19-14

10-16-14 - 10-26-14                11-6-14 - 11-25-14          12-14

Photo from the March 28 Grand Opening:
Top Photo: Rehearsal Hall looking into Main Hall. The Main Hall is named in Memory of Lindsey T. Wagstaff and Sulou Wagstaff by Lindsey T. Wagstaff, Jr. and John Wagstaff.

Bottom Photo: Upper Gallery named for Roxboro Savings Bank.

Photo from Kirby Grand Opening



Construction Plans



This space now includes 3 larger areas for family gatherings, wedding receptions, business retreats and more. In addition, 4 studio spaces are available for classes, business meetings and other smaller gatherings.

Interested in making a donation? See the pledge card here!

If you are interested in learning more about this project, please contact Beth at or (336) 322-2102.

Sponsorship News

Diamond Sponsor

Main Street Solutions Fund

Platinum Sponsor

Roxboro Savings Bank

Gold Sponsors

Eaton Charitable Fund

Duke Energy Foundation

Person County Tourism Development Authority

Kiwanis Club of Roxboro

Person County Home Builders Association

Wells Fargo

Union Bank and Trust Co.

Roxboro Rotary Club 

City of Roxboro

Marion Stedman Covington Foundation

PCC Foundation

Silver Sponsor

Lem Kirby, John Kirby and Ann Kirby in Honor of their Father, Wallace Kirby

Roxboro Development Group

William and Charley Bullock

Roxboro Woman's Club

Drs. Walter and Melissa Bartlett

Remax Premier Realty

Bronze Sponsor

Bushy Fork Grange

Judy and Grayden Spivey in Memory of Doug Newell

Janie Clayton

Roxboro Area Chamber of Commerce

Jean Newell in Memory of Doug Newell