Special Event Facilities Located on beautiful Smith Mountain Lake, the W.E. Skelton 4-H Educational Conference Center is a multi-purpose conference center. Whether you are planning a meeting, retreat, reunion or social event, our spacious facilities can handle almost any group. - Auditorium with stage accommodates 400 for sit-down dinner. Open Air Pavilion (Covered) accommodates 400 at picnic tables. - Willard Pavilion (covered), situated on the water, accommodates 200 at picnic tables. - Reid Jones Jr. Lodge: Upper level accommodates 50 theater style, 70-75 for a stand-up reception. Lower level accommodates 100 theater style. - Taubman Conference Center accommodates 90 for a stand-up reception and 112 theater style.