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Sep
16
Sat
Texas Hold’em poker tournament
Sep 16 @ 5:00 pm

VFW Post #8947 will hold a Texas Hold’em poker tournament at its facility located at 201 Mineral Ave., Mineral. Doors open at 4 p.m., registration begins at 5 p.m. and the tournament begins at 6 p.m. There is a $35 buy in. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. For more information, call Richard at (804) 241-6600 or the post home at (540) 894-5677.

Sep
17
Sun
Bingo
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm

Louisa Moose Lodge, 349 School Bus Rd., Louisa, holds bingo each Sunday. Doors open at noon, games begin at 2 p.m. The event is now a non-smoking event and is open to the public.

Sep
18
Mon
Business Bursts educational series
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am

The Louisa County Chamber of Commerce will offer its summer/fall Business Bursts educational series at the Louisa County Library, 881 Davis Highway, Mineral. Course offerings include: GIG Economy – What it Means for Your Business at 11 a.m., Harnessing Personal Strengths for Business Growth at 3 p.m. Registration is required. For more information, contact Regina Cook, chamber executive director, at (540) 967-0944 or (540) 661-9511.

Tastings Cookbook Club
Sep 18 @ 5:30 pm

The Tastings Cookbook Club will meet at 5:30 p.m. at Louisa County Library. The theme is Fresh From the Farmer’s Market. Every month after a theme is chosen, a selection of cookbooks are selected to be checked out. You will be able to select a book and prepare a recipe from that cookbook, then we all gather to share a potluck meal and recipes.

Sep
19
Tue
American Sign Language Night
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm

American Sign Language Night at Louisa County Library is a great environment to practice signing skills and learn more about deaf culture. All ages and skill levels are welcome to participate at 5 p.m. Refreshments will be provided. The library is located at 881 Davis Hwy., Mineral.

Sep
20
Wed
Bring Your Own Craft
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

B.Y.O.C. – Bring Your Own Craft. Do you knit, bead, make rugs, hand stitch or do any kind of handcraft? Come to share ideas, show off your work and get another crafter’s eye and perception. All ages and levels of experience welcome. Call (540) 894-5853, or visit the Louisa County Library, 881 Davis Highway, Mineral, for details. Meets every Wednesday at 2 p.m.

Food Pantry and Clothes Closet
Sep 20 @ 5:30 pm

The St. Thomas Baptist Church Food Pantry and Clothes Closet will be open to the public from 5:30 until 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 1567 Bumpass Rd., Rt. 601, Bumpass.

Sep
21
Thu
Goodlife Theater: Going Buggy
Sep 21 @ 10:30 am

The Louisa County Library will present Goodlife Theater: Going Buggy at 10:30 a.m. Go abuzz with tales of creepy-crawly critters – insects! Stories from around the world feature puppets, masks, live music, dramatic play and lots of audience participation. The library is located at 881 Davis Hwy., Mineral.

Preschool Read & Rhyme Time
Sep 21 @ 10:30 am

Preschool Read & Rhyme Time is a fun program highlighting early literacy skills. Enjoy short books, rhymes, finger plays, a flannel story, and songs using shakers and rhythm instruments each Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Designed for ages 2 through 5 with an accompanying adult or caregiver. Siblings welcome. The Louisa County Library is located at 881 Davis Hwy., Mineral.

Serenity Seekers Al-Anon meetings
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm

Serenity Seekers Al-Anon meetings are held at Mineral Baptist Church, 51 Louisa Avenue, Mineral, each Thursday from 7 until 8 p.m. This is a 12-step help group from Alcoholics Anonymous for family and friends in need. For more information, visit www.al-anon.alateen.org.

Sep
16
Sat
Texas Hold’em poker tournament
Sep 16 @ 5:00 pm

VFW Post #8947 will hold a Texas Hold’em poker tournament at its facility located at 201 Mineral Ave., Mineral. Doors open at 4 p.m., registration begins at 5 p.m. and the tournament begins at 6 p.m. There is a $35 buy in. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. For more information, call Richard at (804) 241-6600 or the post home at (540) 894-5677.

Sep
17
Sun
Bingo
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm

Louisa Moose Lodge, 349 School Bus Rd., Louisa, holds bingo each Sunday. Doors open at noon, games begin at 2 p.m. The event is now a non-smoking event and is open to the public.

Sep
18
Mon
Business Bursts educational series
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am

The Louisa County Chamber of Commerce will offer its summer/fall Business Bursts educational series at the Louisa County Library, 881 Davis Highway, Mineral. Course offerings include: GIG Economy – What it Means for Your Business at 11 a.m., Harnessing Personal Strengths for Business Growth at 3 p.m. Registration is required. For more information, contact Regina Cook, chamber executive director, at (540) 967-0944 or (540) 661-9511.

Tastings Cookbook Club
Sep 18 @ 5:30 pm

The Tastings Cookbook Club will meet at 5:30 p.m. at Louisa County Library. The theme is Fresh From the Farmer’s Market. Every month after a theme is chosen, a selection of cookbooks are selected to be checked out. You will be able to select a book and prepare a recipe from that cookbook, then we all gather to share a potluck meal and recipes.

Sep
19
Tue
American Sign Language Night
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm

American Sign Language Night at Louisa County Library is a great environment to practice signing skills and learn more about deaf culture. All ages and skill levels are welcome to participate at 5 p.m. Refreshments will be provided. The library is located at 881 Davis Hwy., Mineral.

Sep
20
Wed
Bring Your Own Craft
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

B.Y.O.C. – Bring Your Own Craft. Do you knit, bead, make rugs, hand stitch or do any kind of handcraft? Come to share ideas, show off your work and get another crafter’s eye and perception. All ages and levels of experience welcome. Call (540) 894-5853, or visit the Louisa County Library, 881 Davis Highway, Mineral, for details. Meets every Wednesday at 2 p.m.

Food Pantry and Clothes Closet
Sep 20 @ 5:30 pm

The St. Thomas Baptist Church Food Pantry and Clothes Closet will be open to the public from 5:30 until 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 1567 Bumpass Rd., Rt. 601, Bumpass.

Sep
21
Thu
Goodlife Theater: Going Buggy
Sep 21 @ 10:30 am

The Louisa County Library will present Goodlife Theater: Going Buggy at 10:30 a.m. Go abuzz with tales of creepy-crawly critters – insects! Stories from around the world feature puppets, masks, live music, dramatic play and lots of audience participation. The library is located at 881 Davis Hwy., Mineral.

Preschool Read & Rhyme Time
Sep 21 @ 10:30 am

Preschool Read & Rhyme Time is a fun program highlighting early literacy skills. Enjoy short books, rhymes, finger plays, a flannel story, and songs using shakers and rhythm instruments each Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Designed for ages 2 through 5 with an accompanying adult or caregiver. Siblings welcome. The Louisa County Library is located at 881 Davis Hwy., Mineral.

Serenity Seekers Al-Anon meetings
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm

Serenity Seekers Al-Anon meetings are held at Mineral Baptist Church, 51 Louisa Avenue, Mineral, each Thursday from 7 until 8 p.m. This is a 12-step help group from Alcoholics Anonymous for family and friends in need. For more information, visit www.al-anon.alateen.org.