Published 12:05 am Wednesday, May 20, 2015


The public is invited to the 17th annual Get High on Life Memorial Day Breakfast at 8 a.m. at the KC Home, 346 Fir St. in LaPlace, where organizers will pay tribute to the men and women who served and defended the many freedoms we enjoy. All members of the VFW, the American Legion and, also, the public are invited to attend with their families. Call Harold Keller at 985-652-8477 for information.

May 27

St. James Parish Hospital’s Ideal Protein Clinic will host a summer seminar at 5:30 p.m. to offer a brief explanation of the program and free samples at the Medical Plaza Community Room next to the hospital. Call 225-258-2014.

May 28

The River Region Chamber of Commerce invites the public to a Business Card Shuffle and Networking Event from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Chamber’s office, 390 Belle Terre Blvd. in LaPlace. Enjoy an evening of networking, food and fun, while building relationships and growing a business. Get a chance to meet some the area’s Young Entrepreneurs.

May 29

First United Methodist Church, located at 301 Bamboo Road in LaPlace, will host a night of Painting with Pals at 6 p.m. For more information or to RSVP call 985-652-6560.

June 1

Hahnville High School will host a Cheerleading Kiddie Camp June 1-4 for girls 3-13 at the HHS Gym from 9 a.m. to noon for $50. Email klumar@stcharles.k12.la.us or tenright@stcharles.k12.la.us.

St. John Theatre’s Children’s Theater Workshop runs from June 1–12 at the theater in Reserve. Children will be introduced to musical theater through Cinderella KIDS. The workshop culminates with a production June 12. Children having completed fifth grade are encouraged to attend. Download registration forms at stjohntheatre.com. The cost is $75. Call 985-536-6630.

The St. Charles Catholic High School Youth Weightlifting Camp will be held Monday, Wednesday and Friday for five weeks June 1–July 3 from 9 to 10 a.m. each day at the SCC weight room. The camp is for boys ages 9-13. The cost is $60.  For more information, call Frank Monica at 985-652-3809 or 504-915-0374.