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Check this page often for updates about the coronavirus' impact in the local area. We will add new information as it becomes available. Scroll down for revised hours at Louisa County Resource Council.


CANCELLATIONS & SCHEDULE CHANGES

The following community, church and schools events in Louisa County have been canceled. If you know of any cancellations not listed here, please contact us at 540-967-0368 or email dholtzman@thecentralvirginian.com.


Government

**Access to Town Hall in the Town of Louisa is restricted until further notice.**

**Access to Louisa County Office Building and Louisa General District and Juvenile and Domestic Relations courts is limited until further notice. Call the county offices at (540) 967-0401 to see if you can be helped remotely.**

**All DMV branches, including Mineral, will be closed from March 18 to April 2. Check the DMV website for more information.**

**Mineral Town Offices are closed until April 2** 

March 17-31

  • Thomas Jefferson Soil and Water Conservation District office is closed until March 31.

March 25

  • Agricultural, Forestal and Rural Preservation Committee meeting at Louisa County Office Building is cancelled.

March 26

  • Louisa County Chamber of Commerce Businessperson of the Year dinner is rescheduled for May 21)

April 1

  • Louisa County Broadband Authority meeting at Louisa County Office Building is cancelled. 

April 15

  • Louisa Reentry Council monthly meeting is rescheduled for May 20.

Businesses

Restaurants

  • Obrigado: Closed starting March 18 until further notice; offering some take-out. 
  • Tim's at Lake Anna: Closed for 14 days starting March 17.
  • Annie Mac's: Take-out only.
  • Vito's at the Lake: Take-out only.
  • Court Cafe and Pub: Closed starting March 18 for a week.
  • Callie Opie's Orchard: Closed until March 30.
  • Frostie's Rail Stop: Closed until further notice.
  • Asian Cafe: Closed for two weeks starting March 22.

See also the Facebook group Louisa Bars & Restaurants for more information about what services Louisa eateries are offering.

Retail

  • Dollar General: First hour of each business day is reserved for elderly shoppers; store will close one hour early every day for cleaning. Click here to read more on Dollar General's website. 

Community

**The Louisa County Fire and Emergency Services' Citizens First Responder Academy, scheduled May 7 through 28, has been postponed**

**The RuralLove thrift shop on Mica Road is closed until the end of April.**

**See the Facebook public group Louisa, Virginia Connections for Mutual Aid for ideas on how you can help your community during this time.**

**Adult Community Education is closed until the end of March**

**The Betty J. Queen Intergenerational Center will be closed until further notice. All Louisa County Parks, Recreation and Tourism programs have been suspended.**

**The Louisa County Library will suspend all operations at 6 p.m. on Monday, March 16. Hours on Monday prior to 6 p.m. may be limited.**

**Louisa Little League has cancelled events until at least April 6**

**The Louisa Alzheimers Support Group meetings and activities are cancelled until further notice!  Contact Jane Unbehagen, Group Facilitator at 540-872-2394 with questions.**

**Louisa Moose Lodge #2065 is closed until April 2.**

**Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Study; cancelled from March 19 until further notice.**

**Louisa Arts Center is closed through the end of March.**

**Louisa County Historical Society events are cancelled until further notice.**

April 2

  • Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Study is cancelled until further notice.

April 3

  • Reality Store (Louisa 4-H event) at Louisa County Middle School is cancelled. 

April 4

  • Twin Oaks Saturday Tour is cancelled until May. 

April 5

  • Louisa Community Emergency Fund mini golf and dinner fundraiser at Tim's at Lake Anna has been POSTPONED (future date TBD).

April 6

  • Parkinson's Support Group is expected to resume in May. 

April 9

  • Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Study is cancelled until further notice.

April 11

  • Twin Oaks Saturday Tour is cancelled until May. 

April 13

  • Alzheimer's Support Group at Betty J. Queen Center is cancelled.

April 16

  • Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Study is cancelled until further notice.

April 18

  • Twin Oaks Saturday Tour is cancelled until May. 

April 23

  • Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Study is cancelled until further notice.

April 25

  • Heritage Day Festival is cancelled. 
  • Twin Oaks Saturday Tour is cancelled until May.
  • Louisa County Sheriff's Office 5K at Spring Creek is postponed.

April 29 - May 2

  • Mineral Volunteer Fire Department fair.

April 30

  • Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Study is cancelled until further notice.

May 2

  • Autism Awareness Festival is cancelled. 

Churches

**St. Jude Fish Fry Fridays until further notice**

Week of March 23-29

  • St. James Episcopal Church worship services, classes and mid-week gatherings until March 25.
  • Louisa Presbyterian Church; all activities suspended until March 29.

Week of March 30-April 5

  • Louisa Baptist Church, Children's Easter event.
  • New Life Community Church Women's Ministry, Night of Prayer and Praise on April 2.

Schools

**All Louisa County Public Schools will be closed for the remainder of the 2020 school year. **

**All University of Virginia and most Piedmont Virginia Community College classes have been moved online**

Until further notice:

  • All LCHS and LCMS athletic events have been postponed.

**If you know of any cancellations not listed here, please contact us at 540-967-0368 or email dholtzman@thecentralvirginian.com.


Louisa County Resource Council information:

Effective Monday, March 16, food distribution shifted to a drive-through pick-up model that allows clients to stay in their vehicles and limits exposure to staff and volunteers. Homebound deliveries will be made as needed in accordance with Louisa County’s Emergency Operations Plan. 

LCRC is coordinating with Louisa County Public Schools to ensure that schoolchildren have enough to eat to avoid hunger during the extended break. Free breakfast and lunch will be offered on Tuesday and Thursday during the week of March 24 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the resource council and Jouett and Trevilians elementary schools. Free for all children two to 18 years old and special needs students up to age 21. Children must be in car to receive assistance.

In addition, any Louisa County family who requires assistance feeding their school-age child may come to LCRC located at 147 Resource Lane, Louisa, VA, to receive a weekly allotment of child-friendly food starting Monday, March 16 at 9:00 am. Note LCRC hours have changed as of March 23. They are now open Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. They will be closed Mondays and Wednesdays except April 1.

Caring Connections, LCRC’s program for home-bound seniors, and its Dental Voucher program will continue with modifications. The Community Closet is temporarily closed and not currently receiving donations of clothes or household items. 

Financial assistance is preferred at this time over food donations. Donations can be made on line at www.louisaresource.org or mailed to P.O. Box 52, Louisa, VA 23093.


RESOURCES

To find out the current status of the coronavirus, we recommend checking the following sources for accurate and timely information. 

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