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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.

Journey Home meeting
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

An update and planning meeting for the Journey Home will be held from 7 until 9 p.m. at Mineral Baptist Church. Find out how to become involved in this transitional home being built for residents of Louisa County, who are in need and help plan for the fundraisers. Visit www.journeyhomemineral.org for more information.

Miss Mineral Flame beauty contest
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Miss Mineral Flame beauty contest will be held Thursday, April 27 at 7 p.m. at the Mineral Volunteer Fire Department as part of its annual carnival.

Serenity Seekers Al-Anon meetings
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 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.

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.

Journey Home meeting
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

An update and planning meeting for the Journey Home will be held from 7 until 9 p.m. at Mineral Baptist Church. Find out how to become involved in this transitional home being built for residents of Louisa County, who are in need and help plan for the fundraisers. Visit www.journeyhomemineral.org for more information.

Miss Mineral Flame beauty contest
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Miss Mineral Flame beauty contest will be held Thursday, April 27 at 7 p.m. at the Mineral Volunteer Fire Department as part of its annual carnival.

Serenity Seekers Al-Anon meetings
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 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.