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Apr
29
Sat
Yard sale
Apr 29 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Church of the Incarnation will hold an ECW fundraiser yard sale from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m. The church is located at 102 Louisa Ave., Mineral. For more information, call Nancy Thomas at (540) 588-5769.

Mineral Beautification Festival
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

The town of Mineral will hold its Beautification Festival on Louisa Avenue in Mineral from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Information on  education, conservation, stewardship and recycling with an array of plants, shrubs and trees, outdoor furniture and gardening crafts to shop from. For more information, visit townofmineral.com/events or call (540) 894-5100.

Louisa County Heritage Day celebration
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

The fourth annual Louisa County Heritage Day celebration will be held on the grounds of the Sargeant Museum from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Dozens of skilled crafsmen from Central Virginian will perform their trades with the tools that were used in the early 19th Century. Musical entertainment, rain or shine.

Barbecue Throwdown (Cookoff)
Apr 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The third annual Barbecue Throwdown (Cookoff) will be held from 3 until 5 p.m. at the Betty J. Queen Intergenerational Center, 522 Industrial Drive, Louisa. County Supervisor Fitzgerald Barnes will provide a pig on a platter and there will be a cookoff challenge for side dishes and desserts. Fun, food and live music. There will be a door prize drawing for a 20”  HD television; must be present to win. All proceeds will benefit the Louisa Community Emergency Fund (LCEF), Touching Lives in Crisis, an emergency assistance non-profit fund for Louisa County residents. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door. For tickets, call Lin Kogle at (540) 894-0239.

Apr
30
Sun
Benefit concert
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

A benefit concert for Tiffany Smith will be held at Trinity Baptist Church, 135 Mansfield Road, Mineral, who lost everything due to a house fire. Local performers will take the stage from 1 until 5 p.m.

Moose Lodge bingo
Apr 30 @ 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.

Lake Anna Sunset Concert Series
Apr 30 @ 6:30 pm

Lake Anna Sunset Concert Series will be held at Anna Point Marina’s event pavilion at 6:30 p.m. Bring a lawn chair, cornhole. No coolers or pets. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. For more information, visit Facebook at lakeannasunsetconcertseries.

May
2
Tue
Business Breakfast meeting
May 2 @ 7:45 am

The Louisa County Chamber of Commerce will hold its Business Breakfast meeting at the Louisa Arts Center beginning at 7:45 a.m. This month’s topic will be an update on present and future activities at the Louisa Arts Center. For more information, visit louisachamber.org, or call (540) 967-2200.

R.O.M.E.O., Retired Old Men Eating Out
May 2 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am

R.O.M.E.O., Retired Old Men Eating Out, meets for breakfast the first Tuesday of each month at 9:45 a.m. in the back dining room of IHOP at the Zion Crossroads. No dues just lively conversation. Attend once and never be a stranger again.

May
3
Wed
Morning Bingo
May 3 @ 8:00 am

VFW Post 8947, 201 Mineral Avenue, Mineral, hosts morning bingo on the first Wednesday of the month. Doors open at 8 a.m. and games begin at 9 a.m. Coffee and breakfast will be available. For more information, call (540) 894-5677 or email vfwpost8947@gmail.com.

Apr
29
Sat
Yard sale
Apr 29 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Church of the Incarnation will hold an ECW fundraiser yard sale from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m. The church is located at 102 Louisa Ave., Mineral. For more information, call Nancy Thomas at (540) 588-5769.

Mineral Beautification Festival
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

The town of Mineral will hold its Beautification Festival on Louisa Avenue in Mineral from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Information on  education, conservation, stewardship and recycling with an array of plants, shrubs and trees, outdoor furniture and gardening crafts to shop from. For more information, visit townofmineral.com/events or call (540) 894-5100.

Louisa County Heritage Day celebration
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

The fourth annual Louisa County Heritage Day celebration will be held on the grounds of the Sargeant Museum from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Dozens of skilled crafsmen from Central Virginian will perform their trades with the tools that were used in the early 19th Century. Musical entertainment, rain or shine.

Barbecue Throwdown (Cookoff)
Apr 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The third annual Barbecue Throwdown (Cookoff) will be held from 3 until 5 p.m. at the Betty J. Queen Intergenerational Center, 522 Industrial Drive, Louisa. County Supervisor Fitzgerald Barnes will provide a pig on a platter and there will be a cookoff challenge for side dishes and desserts. Fun, food and live music. There will be a door prize drawing for a 20”  HD television; must be present to win. All proceeds will benefit the Louisa Community Emergency Fund (LCEF), Touching Lives in Crisis, an emergency assistance non-profit fund for Louisa County residents. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door. For tickets, call Lin Kogle at (540) 894-0239.

Apr
30
Sun
Benefit concert
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

A benefit concert for Tiffany Smith will be held at Trinity Baptist Church, 135 Mansfield Road, Mineral, who lost everything due to a house fire. Local performers will take the stage from 1 until 5 p.m.

Moose Lodge bingo
Apr 30 @ 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.

Lake Anna Sunset Concert Series
Apr 30 @ 6:30 pm

Lake Anna Sunset Concert Series will be held at Anna Point Marina’s event pavilion at 6:30 p.m. Bring a lawn chair, cornhole. No coolers or pets. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. For more information, visit Facebook at lakeannasunsetconcertseries.

May
2
Tue
Business Breakfast meeting
May 2 @ 7:45 am

The Louisa County Chamber of Commerce will hold its Business Breakfast meeting at the Louisa Arts Center beginning at 7:45 a.m. This month’s topic will be an update on present and future activities at the Louisa Arts Center. For more information, visit louisachamber.org, or call (540) 967-2200.

R.O.M.E.O., Retired Old Men Eating Out
May 2 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am

R.O.M.E.O., Retired Old Men Eating Out, meets for breakfast the first Tuesday of each month at 9:45 a.m. in the back dining room of IHOP at the Zion Crossroads. No dues just lively conversation. Attend once and never be a stranger again.

May
3
Wed
Morning Bingo
May 3 @ 8:00 am

VFW Post 8947, 201 Mineral Avenue, Mineral, hosts morning bingo on the first Wednesday of the month. Doors open at 8 a.m. and games begin at 9 a.m. Coffee and breakfast will be available. For more information, call (540) 894-5677 or email vfwpost8947@gmail.com.