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Oct
28
Sat
Fish dinners
Oct 28 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Lake Anna Rescue, Inc., 300 Bumpass Rd., will offer its fish dinners from 4 until 7 p.m. Menu consists of baked/fried fish or shrimp with choice of two sides including mac and cheese, baked potato, French fries, or coleslaw for $8. Dine in or carry out. Call Chuck at (540) 872-3471 or (540) 872-5274 to pre-order.

Nov
1
Wed
Bring Your Own Craft
Nov 1 @ 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 Hwy., Mineral, for details. Meets every Wednesday at 2 p.m.

Nov
2
Thu
Business women’s Roundtable Luncheon
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Louisa County Chamber of Commerce will hold its Business women’s Roundtable Luncheon at {to be determined} from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. For more information contact the chamber at (540) 967-0944. Tickets available at  eventbrite.com.

Nov
4
Sat
Corks, Forks and Memories
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Corks, Forks and Memories – The Art and Passion of Central Virginia Food and Wine – will be held from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Shenandoah Crossing, 174 Horseshoe Circle, Gordonsville. Visit with wineries, see chef demonstrations, learn about wine and food pairings, shop with local artisans and hear live music. For more information, call (540) 967-0944.

Nov
5
Sun
The Prisoners of History:  Pocahontas and American Indian Women
Nov 5 @ 2:00 pm

The Prisoners of History:  Pocahontas and American Indian Women in cultural context  will be presented by Louisa County Historical Society, in partnership with Louisa Arts Center, at 2 p.m. Hear two very different stories of Native American women, Pocahontas and Mary Jemison.

Nov
7
Tue
Business Breakfast meeting
Nov 7 @ 7:45 am

The Louisa County Chamber of Commerce will hold its Business Breakfast meeting at the VFW, 201 Mineral Ave., Mineral, beginning at 7:45 a.m. This month’s topic will be an update on  J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, its upcoming events and new offerings. For more information, visit louisachamber.org, or call (540) 967-2200.

Nov
8
Wed
Louisa Chapter of AARP
Nov 8 @ 2:00 pm

The Louisa Chapter of AARP meets at 2 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month, September through May, in the second floor conference room of the Louisa County Office Building. All residents age 50 and older are welcome. Following a program, refreshments are served by member volunteers. AARP meetings and trips are a great way for seniors to meet and socialize with others.

Nov
10
Fri
Golden Age Club
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am

The Golden Age Club, open to all Louisa County seniors age 55 or older, will meet at 10 a.m. at the Betty Queen Center for a presentation on the railroad in Louisa County. Lunch will follow at 11:30 a.m. at Obrigado’s (cash only), 109 West Main St., Louisa. If attending lunch, call the Louisa County Parks, Recreation and Tourism office at (540) 967-4420 before 10 a.m. on November 10 to reserve a place.

Nov
11
Sat
Family Day at the Heritage Farm
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Family Day at the Heritage Farm will hold a  “Colonial Thanksgiving” with hands-on history from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Established in 1742, early settlers of Louisa County came from many different cultures. Learn about the English, Scottish, Irish, German, Huguenot, and African traditions they brought with them and how they assimilated with each other and the Native Americans. Activities include trade and barter, making corn husk dolls and open hearth cooking. The Sargeant Museum of Louisa County History is located at 214 Fredericksburg Ave., Louisa.

Nov
13
Mon
Louisa Alzheimer’s Support Group
Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Louisa Alzheimer’s Support Group is available for caregivers, family, and friends of someone afflicted with Alzheimer’s or any of the many other dementias.  Let us share our experiences with you and provide information to help you traverse the disease. Meetings are held the second Monday of the month from 1:00-2:30 p.m. at Betty Queen Center, 522 Industrial Drive, Louisa. If the local public schools are closed due to weather or holiday the meeting is cancelled. For more information, contact Jane Unbehagen, group facilitator, at (540) 872-2394.

Oct
28
Sat
Fish dinners
Oct 28 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Lake Anna Rescue, Inc., 300 Bumpass Rd., will offer its fish dinners from 4 until 7 p.m. Menu consists of baked/fried fish or shrimp with choice of two sides including mac and cheese, baked potato, French fries, or coleslaw for $8. Dine in or carry out. Call Chuck at (540) 872-3471 or (540) 872-5274 to pre-order.

Nov
1
Wed
Bring Your Own Craft
Nov 1 @ 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 Hwy., Mineral, for details. Meets every Wednesday at 2 p.m.

Nov
2
Thu
Business women’s Roundtable Luncheon
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Louisa County Chamber of Commerce will hold its Business women’s Roundtable Luncheon at {to be determined} from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. For more information contact the chamber at (540) 967-0944. Tickets available at  eventbrite.com.

Nov
4
Sat
Corks, Forks and Memories
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Corks, Forks and Memories – The Art and Passion of Central Virginia Food and Wine – will be held from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Shenandoah Crossing, 174 Horseshoe Circle, Gordonsville. Visit with wineries, see chef demonstrations, learn about wine and food pairings, shop with local artisans and hear live music. For more information, call (540) 967-0944.

Nov
5
Sun
The Prisoners of History:  Pocahontas and American Indian Women
Nov 5 @ 2:00 pm

The Prisoners of History:  Pocahontas and American Indian Women in cultural context  will be presented by Louisa County Historical Society, in partnership with Louisa Arts Center, at 2 p.m. Hear two very different stories of Native American women, Pocahontas and Mary Jemison.

Nov
7
Tue
Business Breakfast meeting
Nov 7 @ 7:45 am

The Louisa County Chamber of Commerce will hold its Business Breakfast meeting at the VFW, 201 Mineral Ave., Mineral, beginning at 7:45 a.m. This month’s topic will be an update on  J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, its upcoming events and new offerings. For more information, visit louisachamber.org, or call (540) 967-2200.

Nov
8
Wed
Louisa Chapter of AARP
Nov 8 @ 2:00 pm

The Louisa Chapter of AARP meets at 2 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month, September through May, in the second floor conference room of the Louisa County Office Building. All residents age 50 and older are welcome. Following a program, refreshments are served by member volunteers. AARP meetings and trips are a great way for seniors to meet and socialize with others.

Nov
10
Fri
Golden Age Club
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am

The Golden Age Club, open to all Louisa County seniors age 55 or older, will meet at 10 a.m. at the Betty Queen Center for a presentation on the railroad in Louisa County. Lunch will follow at 11:30 a.m. at Obrigado’s (cash only), 109 West Main St., Louisa. If attending lunch, call the Louisa County Parks, Recreation and Tourism office at (540) 967-4420 before 10 a.m. on November 10 to reserve a place.

Nov
11
Sat
Family Day at the Heritage Farm
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Family Day at the Heritage Farm will hold a  “Colonial Thanksgiving” with hands-on history from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Established in 1742, early settlers of Louisa County came from many different cultures. Learn about the English, Scottish, Irish, German, Huguenot, and African traditions they brought with them and how they assimilated with each other and the Native Americans. Activities include trade and barter, making corn husk dolls and open hearth cooking. The Sargeant Museum of Louisa County History is located at 214 Fredericksburg Ave., Louisa.

Nov
13
Mon
Louisa Alzheimer’s Support Group
Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Louisa Alzheimer’s Support Group is available for caregivers, family, and friends of someone afflicted with Alzheimer’s or any of the many other dementias.  Let us share our experiences with you and provide information to help you traverse the disease. Meetings are held the second Monday of the month from 1:00-2:30 p.m. at Betty Queen Center, 522 Industrial Drive, Louisa. If the local public schools are closed due to weather or holiday the meeting is cancelled. For more information, contact Jane Unbehagen, group facilitator, at (540) 872-2394.