Community Calendar

Published 12:00 am Saturday, March 31, 2001


“The Dance,” a production performed by Hahnville High Schools drama students, begins at 7 p.m. in the schools auditorium. Admission is free. For information call 758-7537.
The Monsignor Eyraud K.C. Council 2436 Founders Day banquet
takes place at the K.C. Hall in Reserve. Following a quarterly communion at the 5 p.m. vigil Mass at St. Peter Church, the knights will have a short social before the banquet at 7 p.m.
New Wine Christian Fellowship mens ministry prayer breakfast
begins at 9 a.m. at the church, located at 1929 W. Airline Highway in LaPlace. Men and boys ages 12 and up are invited to attend. Guest speaker will be Steve Israel of the New Orleans Saints. RSVP by calling the church at 653-0008 by March 28.
Our Lady of Grace Saturday night bingo
begins at 7:30 p.m. in the school gym.
St. Charles Womens Club tea cup auction
is from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Rose Garden, 5616 Citrus Blvd., River Ridge.
Cannes Brulee Native-American demonstration
is from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Cannes Brulee Native American exhibit at the Wildlife and Fisheries Museum, in Rivertown, 303 Williams Blvd., Kenner. Admission is $3 for adults, $2.50 for seniors and $2 for children. Tickets may be purchased at the Rivertown Exhibition Hall, 415 Williams Blvd. in Kenner.
Riverlands SPCA adoptions
are taking place at PetsMart, 8660 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
The American Diabetes Association Tour for Cure bike ride
begins at 8 a.m. at Fountainbleu State Park in Mandeville. Riders can opt for 25-50 or 75 mile rides. Proceeds from the fund-raiser will go towards finding a cure for diabetes, summer camps for children with diabetes and various other diabetes programs. Donations (check or money order) should be made out to the American Diabetes Association and can be mailed to Richard Lane, 1824 Williamsburg Drive, LaPlace, LA 70068. Call (800) 868-7888 for information.St. Charles Parish Library kicks off National Library Week with the bookmobile at West Bridge Park. This event is being held in conjunction with the annual Bridge Run.
Sicilys pizza coupons for Nalcos Relay for Life fund-raiser
are available by calling Julie at 535-4111 or 535-2221. Sicilys is offering 20 percent of sales from these coupons on March 28, April 4 and 11 to benefit Relay for Life. This announcement may also be clipped and substituted for the coupon. Coupons can be used for lunch or dinner, dine-in or carry-out.
Riverlands SPCA adoptions
are taking place at PetsMart, 8660 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
A Riverlands SPCA volunteer orientation meeting
is from 1-3 p.m. at Come Back Inn in LaPlace. For more information, call 652-SPCA and leave a message.
St. Charles Parish Library celebrates National Library Week and No Fine Week
, patrons may return overdue library items at no charge during this week.
Monday night bingo
is at 7:30 p.m. at the V.F.W. Hall, 205 W. Fifth St. in LaPlace.Celebrate Recovery, a Christ-centered 12-step program for anyone who is struggling with co-dependency, alcohol and substance abuse, sexual addiction, eating disorders, gambling, etc., is from 7-9 p.m. at Vineyard Christian Fellowship Church, 4224 Williams Blvd. in Kenner. The group offers support, confidentiality and anonymity. For more information call the church at 467-3257 or 785-8384.
Red Cross community CPR course
takes place at 6:30 p.m. at River Parishes Hospitals Community Education Center, 502 Rue de Sante, Ste. 309 in LaPlace. For pre-registration or more information call Direct Doctors Plus at (800) 370-8650.
St. Charles Parish Library presents the “Pig Poet,”
author David Lee, at 7 p.m. at the West Regional Library in Luling.
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Fire hydrant testing in the LaPlace area
will be done by the LaPlace Fire Department. Residents may experience brown water temporarily.
Genealogical research
takes place from 1:30-4 p.m. at the St. John the Baptist Parish Library in LaPlace. Volunteers will be on hand to assist researchers. Call 652-6266 for more information.
VFW 3750 bingo
begins at 7 p.m. at the V.F.W. Hall, 148 Angus Road in Luling.An exercise class is from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Norco Senior Citizen Activity Center, 149 Apple St., and from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at The Fitness Center. For more information call 764-7025.
St. Joan of Arc Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court 1334 meeting
is at 2:30 p.m. at the LaCour Center, West Seventh Street in Reserve. New members are welcome.