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Master gardeners gathering at market

April 30, 2010 at 11:43 am

“Grease” performed at Destrehan High

April 30, 2010 at 11:41 am

Buy some books at the spring book sale

April 30, 2010 at 11:41 am

St. Charles Borromeo hosts XXX Super Bowl Festival

St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church will host its 30th annual Little Red Church Food and Fun Festival on April 30 through May 2. Read More...
April 30, 2010 at 11:39 am

Registration open for HHS summer camps

April 29, 2010 at 11:40 am

Art Guild and Council on Aging team up for collage workshop

ST. CHARLES PARISH - On Wednesday, April 28 from 2-4 p.m. several members of the St. Charles Art Guild will teach a workshop on collages through the St. Charles Parish Council on Aging. Parish seniors can find out more or sign up by calling the Council at (985)783-6683.
April 28, 2010 at 1:10 pm

K C BBQ Chicken

HAHNVILLE - Knights of Columbus Council 2409 will hold its annual Barbecue Chicken Dinner on Sunday, April 25 at Our Lady of Holy Rosary Church in Hahnville.

The dinner will consist of a half chicken, baked beans, cole slaw and bread and will cost $7. Desserts and drinks will also be available. Tickets must be purchased in advance and will be available after all Masses on the weekend of April 10 & 11 and 17 & 18 at the church in Hahnville and St. Anthony’s Church in Luling. Tickets may also be purchased by calling Kenny Gonzales at (985)785-6750 after 5 p.m.

Proceeds from the dinner will be used by the council to support youth programs and seminarians.Read More...
April 25, 2010 at 1:36 pm

Public Range days coming up soon

ST. CHARLES PARISH - The St. Charles Sheriff’s Office will allow the public to use the St. Charles Firing Range to shoot handguns only. Anyone wishing to use the range will be required to attend a 30-minute safety briefing, which will be held at the range from 8 a.m. to noon on:
April 24,
May 8 and 22, and
June 5 and 19.
The public range hours on those days will be 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. and noon to 4 p.m.
All participants are required to bring proper ID and their own targets, safety glasses, hearing protection, baseball cap, staple gun and staples. All weapons must be transported to the range in a suitable device, such as a gun box or holster. No weapons can be brought to the range loaded and weapons must be left in the vehicle during the safety briefing and until all required paperwork is completed. No one under 18 years old will be allowed to fire weapons at the range.
For further information, contact Ted Adams at (504)201-5222.
April 24, 2010 at 1:08 pm

St. Gertrude to hold community dance

DES ALLEMANDS - St. Gertrude Catholic Church will hold a dance on Saturday, April 24 from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Father Mac Community Center in Des Allemands. Music will be by Gary T. Tickets are $15 per couple; BYOL. Call (985)758-7542 for more information.
April 24, 2010 at 1:08 pm

Cajun Dancers will perform at market

DESTREHAN - The Allemands Elementary School 2nd grade Cajun Dancers will perform at the east bank location of the German Coast Farmers’ Market at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 24. The LSU Ag Center will be taking registrations and distributing written guidelines for the Preserve Contest to be held July 10.

Two local cookbooks are now on sale at the welcome booth: “From our Mama’s an ‘nem…” by the Oldies But Goodies Dance and Social Club, Inc., and “Jambalaya Crawfish Pie File Gumbo” by Joan Zeringue Robbins. For more information on the Market, visit www.germancoastfarmersmarket.com.
April 24, 2010 at 1:07 pm

Cancer survivors unite

ST. CHARLES PARISH - Join the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life in St. Charles Parish survivors celebration and share your evening with fellow cancer survivors who have faced the battle with cancer and are winning. The celebration will feature food, fun and entertainment.

It will be held on Tuesday, April 27 at 5 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 375 Spruce St., Norco.

Registration will be from 6-7:30 p.m. Please RSVP to 785-1037. Each Cancer Survivor may bring one guest. There is no charge to participate.
April 23, 2010 at 1:09 pm

Terrebonne hosts spring orchid show

HOUMA - The Terrebonne Orchid Society, a non-profit organization, will hold its annual Spring Orchid show on April 23, 24 and 25 at Southland Mall, 5953 West Park in Houma. The show will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on April 23 and 24, and it will be from noon to 6 p.m. on April 25. The show is open and free to the public and this year’s theme is “Super Bowl of Orchids.”
April 23, 2010 at 1:07 pm

First Baptist to hold Spring Revival service

PARADIS - The First Baptist Church of Paradis will be having its Spring Revival Service on April 22 and 23 at 7 p.m. Rev. Terry Gullage of Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church of Marrero will be the guest revivalist.Read More...
April 23, 2010 at 1:06 pm

HHS Drama to put on “Your Guardian Angel”

HAHNVILLE - The Hahnville High School Drama Club will perform the world premiere production of “Your Guardian Angel,” written and directed by club president Angelle Dufrene.

Cost for tickets is $7 for adults and $5 for students. They will be available at the door.

The performance will be on April 22 and 24 at 7 p.m. in the Hahnville High Auditorium. All HHS Faculty/Staff get in free with faculty ID. All proceeds from ticket sales will benefit future Drama Club productions.
April 22, 2010 at 1:06 pm

Free playgroup for babies, toddlers

LULING - Creative Family Solutions Playgroup,13101 River Road in Luling, is offering spring play groups on Saturday mornings. Through creative play, children develop their skills and bring books and language into their daily lives. Geared for children 0-5 years.

Saturday Mornings: April 10, 17, 23/May 8, 15, 22. The spring sessions last from 9-10 a.m.

Call 331-1999 for more information or to sign up for spring session. Free Program. Funded by United Way.Read More...
April 17, 2010 at 1:36 pm

Auditions being held for “The King and I”

ST. CHARLES PARISH - River Region Drama Guild, Inc. celebrates the 20th Anniversary of St. Charles Theater with an encore production of The King and I.

Auditions will be held at the River Region Performing Arts and Cultural Center, 15146 River Road, Good Hope (formerly the Good Hope School). Auditions will be held on April 13 at 6:30 p.m. for adults, both male and female, ages 16 and up.

Auditions for children and young adults, male and female, ages 8 to 15, will be held on Wednesday, April 14 at 6:30 p.m.

Dancers, both male and female, ages 13 to adult, interested in auditioning for a part in the ballet, which is included, should attend the dance audition on Tuesday, April 20 at 6:30 p.m.

Rehearsals will begin in late April. For more information call Marcia Peyton at (985)764-1969.
April 13, 2010 at 1:38 pm

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Destrehan Plantation fest making comeback this weekend
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With an additional 8 acres of parking available for this weekend's anticipated 15,000 visitors, the Destrehan Plantation's Fall Festival is back with some new additions.