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Mineral Bluegrass Festival
Jul 18 all-day

The Mineral Bluegrass Festival will be held Thursday, July 16 through Saturday, July 18 from 12 until 11 p.m. daily at Walton Park, 301 East 6th Street, Mineral. Tickets are $25-$30 daily.  Food and camping will be available. For more information, visit, call (540) 672-3549, or email


Alcoholics Anonymous
Feb 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Alcoholics Anonymous, As Bill Sees It open discussion meeting, is held each Friday from 7 until 8 p.m. at the Church of the Incarnation, 102 Louisa Avenue,  Mineral.  Contact (434) 293-6565 for further information.

Salt herring breakfast
Feb 6 @ 7:00 am – 10:30 am

Lake Anna Rescue, Inc. will hold a salt herring breakfast from 7:00 until 10:30 a.m. at its facility located at 300 Bumpass Road, Bumpass. Menu consists of salt herring, bacon, sausage, eggs cooked to order, potatoes, pancakes, biscuits and drink, $8 per person.

Blood drive
Feb 6 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Bethany Christian Church will host a blood drive from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. The church is located at 2402 Bethany Church Road, Bumpass. Donating blood can help save three lives.

Presentation of “War Room”
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Louisa Baptist Church will present the film “War Room” that has a powerful message in regards to one’s spiritual life and taking concerns to God in prayer at 6 p.m. There is no cost to attend. The church is located at 305 E. Main Street, Louisa.

Four Chaplains Ceremony
Feb 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

American Legion Post 116 will  hold a Four Chaplains Ceremony at 2 p.m. in the VFW Hall, 102 Mineral Avenue, Mineral. All are welcome.

Central Virginia Master Gardeners meeting
Feb 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Central Virginia Master Gardeners meet the second Tuesday of the month in the Louisa County Building (second floor), starting at 9:30 a.m. with a social period.  Non-members are welcome to attend, and to learn about the upcoming Master Gardener’s Class that starts Feb. 25 in the same location.

Pancake supper
Feb 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Church of the Incarnation  will host a pancake supper from 5 until 7 p.m. The menu will consist of pancakes, bacon, sausage, fried apples, orange juice, coffee, tea and milk. There is no charge for the meal, but donations will be accepted.  The church is located at 102 Louisa Avenue, Mineral. For more information contact the Rev. Marian Windel at (540) 223-2769.

Louisa Democrats meeting
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Louisa Democrats will hold its monthly meeting at the Louisa County Library, 881 Davis Highway, Mineral. Social time begins at 6:00 p.m., followed by guest speaker, Louisa County Administrator Christian Goodwin, at 6:20 p.m.  For more information, visit Facebook at LouisaDems, or email

AARP meeting
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Louisa Chapter 3049 of AARP meets the second Wednesday of the month in the second floor conference room of the Louisa County Administration Building at 2 p.m.  All residents age 50 and older are welcome for a short program, followed by refreshments. AARP meetings and trips are a great way for seniors to meet and socialize with others.