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Preserve contest, live music at Destrehan market
July 19, 2014 at 8:00 am
DESTREHAN – The German Coast Farmers market will present
an LSU AgCenter preserve contest, a St. Charles Parish Library display and live music by Blanch Newsome at their Destrehan market on Saturday, July 19 at its East Bank location at Ormond Plantation on River Road in Destrehan.

Enjoy supper while watching play ‘Anything Goes’
July 18, 2014 at 5:45 pm
RESERVE – An opening night supper and show will be held before St. John Theater’s opening performance of “Anything Goes” on Friday, July 18 at 5:45 p.m. that will also feature repeat performances on July 19, 23, 24, 25 and 26.

Vacation bible school
July 15, 2014 at 9:00 am
DESTREHAN – A vacation bible school will be held from Tuesday, July 15 through Saturday, July 19 from 3 to 6 p.m. each day.

River Region Drama Guild’s summer theatre workshop
July 14, 2014 at 6:30 pm
NORCO – This summer the River Region Drama Guild is offering students eight evening summer theatre workshop classes to be held July 14 through 17 and continuing July 21 through 24 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. each night.

Library performances by singer Blanch Newsome
July 14, 2014 at 10:30 am
HAHNVILLE – Local singer Blanch Newsome will hold two performances at local libraries on Monday, July 14.

“International Spy Academy” vacation bible school
July 14, 2014 at 9:30 am
LULING – A special spy-themed vacation bible school will be held at the Bible Center Church from Monday, July 14 through Friday, July 18 from 9:30 a.m. to noon each day.

Hunter education field day classes
July 12, 2014 at 8:00 am
KILLONA – The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is teaching a field day only hunter education class on Saturday, July 12 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Cookbook author to speak at library
July 05, 2014 at 10:00 am
DESTREHAN – Beth Moncel, author of the popular food blog Budget Bytes (www.budgetbytes.com) will speak at the St. Charles Parish East Regional Library on Saturday, July 5 at 10 a.m.

Huge St. Charles Parish fireworks show planned
July 04, 2014 at 6:00 pm
LULING – St. Charles Parish will hold its 24th annual Independence Celebration from 6 to 9 p.m. at the West Bank Bridge Park on Thursday, July 4 beginning at 6 p.m.

Fishing tournament benefits man with lung cancer
July 02, 2014 at 4:30 am
LULING – The Throw Me a Cure Relay Team, South Louisiana Team Trail and family and friends of Frankie Champagne Jr. will host the 6th Annual Fishing for Frankie Bass Fishing Tournament at Pier 90 Boat Launch on Saturday, Aug. 2 to benefit Tim Foret.

Adult softball league registration ends
July 01, 2014 at 4:00 pm
PARISHWIDE – The parish’s recreation team is ready to jump start the 2014 St. Charles Parish adult softball league as registration for the adult ends July 2.

Get to know God at summer gospel meeting
June 29, 2014 at 10:00 am
LULING – The Barton Avenue Church of Christ Invites the public to fellowship with them during their summer gospel meetings Sunday, June 29 through Wednesday, July 2.

Live music comes to Norco
June 28, 2014 at 9:00 pm
NORCO – The Spillway Bar in Norco will host two bands on Saturday, June 28 from 9 p.m. until 1 a.m.

St. Gertrude Catholic Church Dance
June 28, 2014 at 8:00 pm
DES ALLEMANDS – A dance will be held on Saturday, June 28 from 8 p.m. to midnight.

Kyle’s Krewe cancer fundraiser
June 26, 2014 at 4:00 pm
ELMWOOD – Help raise money for “Kyle’s Krewe” and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society by playing laser tag on Thursday, June 26.

Adult softball league registration ends
June 23, 2014 at 8:00 am
PARISHWIDE – Registration for the St. Charles Parish adult softball league ends on Tuesday, June 1.

Vacation bible school
June 23, 2014 at 8:00 am
LULING – A vacation bible school will be held from Monday, June 23 to Friday, June 27.

Kade Matherne holds the first duck he ever bagged in a sponsored hunt by Taylor Waterfowl. Taylor Waterfowl fishing tournament fundraiser
June 14, 2014 at 6:00 am
DELACROIX – Paradis-based Taylor Waterfowl will hold a fishing tournament fundraiser on Saturday, June 14.

Lifestyles

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When Hahnville wrestler Kendrick Jones won the LHSAA Division I state championship last year, one of the first things he said to Hahnville wrestling coach Dan Erwin was “alright coach, what’s next?”