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Lenten fish fry at St. Gertrude’s Catholic Church
March 28, 2014 at 4:00 pm
DES ALLEMANDS – St. Gertrude’s Louisiana Catfish Festival is sponsoring a Lenten fish fry every Friday in Lent.

German-Acadian historical and genealogical meeting
March 25, 2014 at 7:00 pm
LAPLACE – Jeff Roux will present “Davis Crevasse 1884—A Ship Steams Through It” at this month’s meeting of the German-Acadian Coast Historical and Genealogical Society at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 25.

Learn about community resources available for those with disabilities
March 25, 2014 at 5:00 pm
LULING – The St. Charles Parish Special Education Department is hosting a “Spring Forward With Community Resources For Individuals With Disabilities” on Tuesday, March 25 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Des Allemands Volunteer Fire Department youth dance
March 22, 2014 at 7:00 pm
DES ALLEMANDS – The Des Allemands Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a youth dance on Saturday, March 22 from 7 to 11 p.m.

River Region Ballet’s production of “Peter and the Wolf”
March 22, 2014 at 3:00 pm
RESERVE – The River Region Ballet’s spring performance of “Peter and the Wolf” will begin its run on Saturday, March 22 with a special children’s matinee at 3 p.m. and a regular production at 7:30 p.m.

Early voting for Councilman at Large District B
March 22, 2014 at 8:30 am
PARISHWIDE – Early voting for the Councilman at Large District B special election will begin on Saturday, March 22 and will go through Saturday, March 29.

“I Still Choose You” marriage seminar
March 22, 2014 at 8:30 am
LULING – A marriage seminar will be held on Saturday, March 22 from 8:30 a.m. until noon.

Lion’s Club benefit car show
March 22, 2014 at 8:00 am
DESTREHAN – The Lion’s Club will be holding a car show on Saturday, March 22 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sixth annual spring trash bash
March 22, 2014 at 8:00 am
LULING – St. Charles Parish will once again go green March 22 with the sixth installment of the spring parishwide “Trash Bash”, a litter cleanup and recycling awareness event to be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Knights of Columbus 9933 Lenten fish fry
March 21, 2014 at 5:00 pm
LULING – The Knights of Columbus 9933 are holding a weekly fish fry on Fridays during Lent.

Cypress Lakes golf tournament benefit for St. Charles Borromeo gym
March 21, 2014 at 12:00 pm
DESTREHAN – The Parents, Teachers and Friends Organization is planning its annual golf tournament to be held on Friday, March 21 beginning at noon.

“Coming of Age” seminar
March 18, 2014 at 6:30 pm
LAPLACE - River Parishes Hospital is hosting a “Coming of Age” seminar for girls on Tuesday, March 18 at 6:30 p.m.

St. Charles Catholic High School registration
March 17, 2014 at 8:00 am
LAPLACE – Registration and course requests for St. Charles Catholic students will both run through Monday, March 17.

St. Charles Parish Farm Bureau Queens contest
March 16, 2014 at 11:53 am
NORCO - The St. Charles Parish Farm Bureau Teen Queens contest and Queens contest will be held on Sunday, March 16.

Auditions for “Hairspray”
March 15, 2014 at 11:52 am
NORCO - The River Regions Drama Guild will be holding auditions for its spring performance of “Hairspray” on Saturday, March 15 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Early bird sign-up for 18th annual 5K/10K Bridge Run
March 15, 2014 at 10:59 am
LULING – Early bird sign-up for 18th Annual 5K/10K Bridge Run/Walk ends Saturday, March 15.

Auditions for “Hairspray”
March 15, 2014 at 10:58 am
NORCO - The River Region Drama Guild will hold auditions for its spring performance of “Hairspray” on Saturday, March 15 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Household hazardous materials collection day
March 15, 2014 at 10:57 am
LULING – For the 16th year, industries in St. Charles, St. John the Baptist and St. James parishes will host the annual Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 15.

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‘Unheard Voices’ tour holds  special showing Friday
‘Unheard Voices’ tour holds special showing Friday
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On Friday, Destrehan Plantation will host a special evening tour titled, “Unheard Voices of the German Coast,” focusing on the lives of the enslaved, free Afro-Creoles, German farmers, and Acadians that lived alongside plantation owners years ago.