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Apr
22
Sat
Belmont ham and oyster dinner
Apr 22 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Belmont Ruritan Club will hold its annual ham and oyster dinner from 4 until 7 p.m. at the Belmont Community Center, 7124 Belmont Road, Mineral. Tickets are $16 for adults and $8.50 for children. For more information, call (540) 872-0439 or markandpam88@gmail.com. Proceeds support community needs.

Ruritan BBQ chicken dinners
Apr 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

The Louisa County Ruritan Club will hold its semi-annual barbecued chicken dinner fundraiser at the Mineral Fire Department. The meal consists of one-half chicken, baked beans, potato salad, roll and dessert for $9 a plate and are carry-out only. Pick-up will be between 4:00 and 6:30 p.m. To reserve dinners, call James at (540) 894-4985 or email the number of dinners desired to fourlucks@yahoo.com. Pre-ordering is recommended as there will be a limited number of dinners available the day of the fundraiser.

Apr
23
Sun
Moose Lodge bingo
Apr 23 @ 2:00 pm

Louisa Moose Lodge, 349 School Bus Road, Louisa, holds bingo each Sunday. Doors open at noon, games begin at 2 p.m.

Apr
25
Tue
Tuesday Evening Book Discussion Group
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm

The Tuesday Evening Book Discussion Group will meet at Louisa County Library, 881 Davis Highway, Mineral, at 7 p.m. to discuss “Carry On: A Story of Resilience, Redemption, and an Unlikely Family,” by Lisa Fenn. An Emmy-winning ESPN producer describes how she developed a surprising, profound and lasting bond with two disabled African-American, inner-city high school wrestlers after filming a segment about them for television.

Apr
26
Wed
Bring Your Own Craft
Apr 26 @ 2:00 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.

Quit Smoking classes
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Thomas Jefferson Health District will offer Quit Smoking classes on Wednesdays from 5 until 6 p.m. through May 24 at Bybee’s Road Baptist Church, 4989 Bybees Church Road, Troy. For more information, contact Kathryn at (434) 972-6244.

Business After Hours
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Louisa County Chamber of Commerce will hold its Business After Hours at Tavern on the Rail from 6 until 8 p.m. Come as a guest of any chamber member. Don’t know any members, come as a guest of  Regina Cook, executive director. Contact her at (540) 967-0944.

Mineral Volunteer Fire Department’s carnival
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm

The Mineral Volunteer Fire Department’s carnival will kickoff Wednesday, April 26 and run until Saturday, April 29. Rides, games, food and fun for all ages. Gates open at 6 p.m. each night.

Apr
27
Thu
Preschool Read & Rhyme Time
Apr 27 @ 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 Highway, Mineral.

Preschool Read & Rhyme Time
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Preschool Read & Rhyme Time is a fun program highlighting early literacy skills. Enjoy short books, rhymes, finger plays, a flannel story, and song and movement, using shakers, scarves, 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 Highway, Mineral.

Apr
22
Sat
Belmont ham and oyster dinner
Apr 22 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Belmont Ruritan Club will hold its annual ham and oyster dinner from 4 until 7 p.m. at the Belmont Community Center, 7124 Belmont Road, Mineral. Tickets are $16 for adults and $8.50 for children. For more information, call (540) 872-0439 or markandpam88@gmail.com. Proceeds support community needs.

Ruritan BBQ chicken dinners
Apr 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

The Louisa County Ruritan Club will hold its semi-annual barbecued chicken dinner fundraiser at the Mineral Fire Department. The meal consists of one-half chicken, baked beans, potato salad, roll and dessert for $9 a plate and are carry-out only. Pick-up will be between 4:00 and 6:30 p.m. To reserve dinners, call James at (540) 894-4985 or email the number of dinners desired to fourlucks@yahoo.com. Pre-ordering is recommended as there will be a limited number of dinners available the day of the fundraiser.

Apr
23
Sun
Moose Lodge bingo
Apr 23 @ 2:00 pm

Louisa Moose Lodge, 349 School Bus Road, Louisa, holds bingo each Sunday. Doors open at noon, games begin at 2 p.m.

Apr
25
Tue
Tuesday Evening Book Discussion Group
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm

The Tuesday Evening Book Discussion Group will meet at Louisa County Library, 881 Davis Highway, Mineral, at 7 p.m. to discuss “Carry On: A Story of Resilience, Redemption, and an Unlikely Family,” by Lisa Fenn. An Emmy-winning ESPN producer describes how she developed a surprising, profound and lasting bond with two disabled African-American, inner-city high school wrestlers after filming a segment about them for television.

Apr
26
Wed
Bring Your Own Craft
Apr 26 @ 2:00 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.

Quit Smoking classes
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Thomas Jefferson Health District will offer Quit Smoking classes on Wednesdays from 5 until 6 p.m. through May 24 at Bybee’s Road Baptist Church, 4989 Bybees Church Road, Troy. For more information, contact Kathryn at (434) 972-6244.

Business After Hours
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Louisa County Chamber of Commerce will hold its Business After Hours at Tavern on the Rail from 6 until 8 p.m. Come as a guest of any chamber member. Don’t know any members, come as a guest of  Regina Cook, executive director. Contact her at (540) 967-0944.

Mineral Volunteer Fire Department’s carnival
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm

The Mineral Volunteer Fire Department’s carnival will kickoff Wednesday, April 26 and run until Saturday, April 29. Rides, games, food and fun for all ages. Gates open at 6 p.m. each night.

Apr
27
Thu
Preschool Read & Rhyme Time
Apr 27 @ 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 Highway, Mineral.

Preschool Read & Rhyme Time
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Preschool Read & Rhyme Time is a fun program highlighting early literacy skills. Enjoy short books, rhymes, finger plays, a flannel story, and song and movement, using shakers, scarves, 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 Highway, Mineral.