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Sep
14
Thu
Preschool Read & Rhyme Time
Sep 14 @ 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.

The Journey Home
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm

A planning meeting for The Journey Home, a transitional home to be built for those in need in Louisa County, will be held from 7 until 9 p.m. at Mineral Baptist Church, 51 Louisa Ave., Mineral. Volunteers are needed and everyone is encouraged to participate. Email debbyreadrn@gmail.com for more information.

Sep
15
Fri
Zion Crossroads Small Business Expo
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am

The Louisa County Chamber of Commerce will present the second annual Zion Crossroads Small Business Expo at Best Western Plus Inn &Suites, 135 Wood Ridge Terrace, Zion Crossroads, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Designed for the small business owner to network and showcase products and services. Lunch and dinner provided. For more information contact Regina Cook at xamsolutionsllc@gmail.com. Register at www.evenbrite.com.

Frugal Farmstead at the Heritage Farm
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Experience “a day in the life” of the Frugal Farmstead at the Heritage Farm from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.  Using tips from 19th Century literature such as The Virginia Housewife, costumed interpreters engage visitors in performing daily life skills using tools and techniques of the time period. Seasonal activities may include sewing, spinning, weaving, gardening, cooking, laundry and other household chores. The Heritage Farm is located beside the Sargeant Museum at 214 Fredericksburg Ave., Louisa.

Spaghetti dinner fundraiser
Sep 15 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Louisa UMC, 101 East Main St., Louisa, will hold a spaghetti dinner fundraiser from 5 until 7 p.m. The menu will consist of spaghetti, meatballs, salad, roll and dessert, eat in or carry out. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children age 5 and younger. Benefits the Tangier Island mission project. For more information or tickets, call (540) 967-2657.

Mother/Daughter Makeup
Sep 15 @ 8:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Registration begins for Mother/Daughter Makeup from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Louisa County Library on Sept. 23. Enjoy this special bonding experience with your moms, grandmothers, aunts, daughters and friends. Ages 10 to adult. The library is located at 881 Davis Hwy., Mineral.

Sep
16
Sat
Yard/bake sale
Sep 16 @ 7:00 am

True Apostolic Church Of Christ will hold a yard/bake sale starting at 7 a.m. Proceeds will benefit the church’s building fund. The church is located at 6631 Frederick Hall Rd., Mineral.

Fall Fest
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

St. Jude Catholic Church will hold its fall fest from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Live music and games for kids. Come support local art. The church is located at 1937 Davis Hwy., Mineral.

Child Seat Check Station
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Louisa County Sheriff’s Office, in support of National Child Passenger Safety Week and the Louisa County High School YOVASO Club’s Save Your Tailgate buckle-up campaign, will offer a free Child Seat Check Station, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., at Walmart, 164 Camp Creek Pkwy., Gordonsville.  Certified technicians will be available to provide child seat inspections and advice. For more information, contact (540) 223-8348.

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
14
Thu
Preschool Read & Rhyme Time
Sep 14 @ 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.

The Journey Home
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm

A planning meeting for The Journey Home, a transitional home to be built for those in need in Louisa County, will be held from 7 until 9 p.m. at Mineral Baptist Church, 51 Louisa Ave., Mineral. Volunteers are needed and everyone is encouraged to participate. Email debbyreadrn@gmail.com for more information.

Sep
15
Fri
Zion Crossroads Small Business Expo
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am

The Louisa County Chamber of Commerce will present the second annual Zion Crossroads Small Business Expo at Best Western Plus Inn &Suites, 135 Wood Ridge Terrace, Zion Crossroads, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Designed for the small business owner to network and showcase products and services. Lunch and dinner provided. For more information contact Regina Cook at xamsolutionsllc@gmail.com. Register at www.evenbrite.com.

Frugal Farmstead at the Heritage Farm
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Experience “a day in the life” of the Frugal Farmstead at the Heritage Farm from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.  Using tips from 19th Century literature such as The Virginia Housewife, costumed interpreters engage visitors in performing daily life skills using tools and techniques of the time period. Seasonal activities may include sewing, spinning, weaving, gardening, cooking, laundry and other household chores. The Heritage Farm is located beside the Sargeant Museum at 214 Fredericksburg Ave., Louisa.

Spaghetti dinner fundraiser
Sep 15 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Louisa UMC, 101 East Main St., Louisa, will hold a spaghetti dinner fundraiser from 5 until 7 p.m. The menu will consist of spaghetti, meatballs, salad, roll and dessert, eat in or carry out. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children age 5 and younger. Benefits the Tangier Island mission project. For more information or tickets, call (540) 967-2657.

Mother/Daughter Makeup
Sep 15 @ 8:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Registration begins for Mother/Daughter Makeup from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Louisa County Library on Sept. 23. Enjoy this special bonding experience with your moms, grandmothers, aunts, daughters and friends. Ages 10 to adult. The library is located at 881 Davis Hwy., Mineral.

Sep
16
Sat
Yard/bake sale
Sep 16 @ 7:00 am

True Apostolic Church Of Christ will hold a yard/bake sale starting at 7 a.m. Proceeds will benefit the church’s building fund. The church is located at 6631 Frederick Hall Rd., Mineral.

Fall Fest
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

St. Jude Catholic Church will hold its fall fest from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Live music and games for kids. Come support local art. The church is located at 1937 Davis Hwy., Mineral.

Child Seat Check Station
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Louisa County Sheriff’s Office, in support of National Child Passenger Safety Week and the Louisa County High School YOVASO Club’s Save Your Tailgate buckle-up campaign, will offer a free Child Seat Check Station, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., at Walmart, 164 Camp Creek Pkwy., Gordonsville.  Certified technicians will be available to provide child seat inspections and advice. For more information, contact (540) 223-8348.

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.