Town of Mount Jackson

Community Life

Biking in the Valley

Mount Jackson offers rich community life for its residents. We have excellent schools and vibrant community organizations that encourage you to become involved in the life of the Town.

Mount Jackson Library – 5901 Main St. (540) 477.3327 email: mtjlib@shentel.net
Monday 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tues. & Wed. 1:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Thursday 1:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Friday 1:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Saturday 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Mount Jackson Museum – 5901 Main St. The Museum is open March through mid December.
Hours: Thursday & Friday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM and Saturday 1 PM to 4 PM (540) 477.3951

Union Church – 5401 Main St. (540) 477.2400
Open by appointment only

Open Door Food Pantry – 11278 Old Valley Pike
The food pantry is open the 3rd Thursday every month from 1PM – 6PM. Proof of income or food stamps are required. Monetary donations can be mailed to PO Box 292 and are much appreciated.

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Mount Jackson Town Park and Pool – 326 Wunder Street (540) 477-2670 (Pool and Shelter rentals available.)
The Town of Mount Jackson Park offers different types of recreational areas. Kid’s Cove Playground, basketball courts are adjacent to the parking lot. A walking loop can be found around the lower baseball field and another baseball field is located behind the Town’s pool. Benches along the walking loop offer a comfortable place to sit and rest and enjoy the scenery.
Please contact the town office for available times to use the shelters and ball fields.
Mount Jackson’s pool hours  have changed due to the school calendar changing.  The first day of school is August 7, 2017.  Below is the pool calendar to adjust for this change:
Memorial Day weekend   5/27  11 a.m. to 6 p.m.   5/28 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.       5/29  11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Weekdays from 5/30/17 to 6/12/17  3 p.m. -6 p.m.  Weekends- Saturdays 6/3/17 & 6/10/17  11 a.m. -6 .m.
Sundays 6/4/17 & 6/11/17 12 p.m.-6 p.m.The last day of school is 6/13/17.  This is FREE DAY and the pool is open at 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.  This kicks off the summer pool season. Regular hours 11-6 p.m. weekdays and Saturdays and 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sundays until 8/6/17 then the pool will be open Fridays 3 p.m. – 6 p.m., Saturdays 11- a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sundays
12 p.m. – 6 p.m.  The first day of school is 8/7/17.  The pool will be closed during the week of the Fair, 8/28-8/31, reopening 9/1/17 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.  Saturday  & Monday, (Labor Day) 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.  and 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, 9/3/17.
Purchase your annual pool pass at the town office Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The cost is $110 for a family of 6. An individual pass is $50 per person.
The pool offers concessions and is a FUN place for a pool party. Please contact the pool at 477.2670 to make reservations.
The fees are as follows:
Newborn to 4 Free
5 to 11 $2
12-Adult $4

Our Soldiers Cemetery – located on US Route 11, Main Street, just south of Nelson Street.

Veterans Memorial Park located on the corner of King and Main Streets.

Community Organizations

Garden Club – Contact Kitty Bolinger @ 856.2272 or email: kitty@shentel.net
Group meets the 4th Wednesday each month, (except in January), @ St. Andrews Episcopal across from Town Hall.

Lion’s Club– Contact Jim Morrison @ 540 325.7719
Group meets the 2nd & 4th Monday each month. The 2nd Monday is at Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church on Main St. and the 4th Monday meetings rotate locations at local churches.

Mount Jackson/Edinburg Rotary Club– Contact Kelly Stauff @ 540.975.1698.
Group meets every Tuesday morning at 8 at Denny’s in Mount Jackson.

Mount Jackson Masons, Lodge 103– The Masons have recently relocated to their new address, 5938 Main St. Mount Jackson, VA 22842

Brighter Days Bible Church – (540) 477-4071
123 Medical Dr.
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842

Saints Joachim & Anna Orthodox Church, Father Kyrill – (703) 945-5077
6024 Main St.
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842

Hawkinstown United Methodist – (540) 246-1176
10471 Old Valley Pike
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842

Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church – (540) 477-2421
5983 Main St.
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842

Mt. Jackson Independent Baptist Church – (540) 856-4023
5956 Main St.
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842

Mt. Jackson United Methodist Church – (540) 477-2128
141 Orkney Grade Dr.
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842

St. Andrews Episcopal Church – (540) 477-3335
5890 Main St.
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842

Windhaven Church – (540) 477-2765
3606 Turkey Knob Rd.
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842