River Parish Happenings

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, February 22, 2023

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2023 Lenten Fish Fry Program – The Knights of Columbus Ascension of Court Lord Council 9623 will kick off the 2023 Lenten Fish Fry Program on Ash Wednesday, February 22. The Knights of Columbus will be preparing and serving their famous fried or grilled fish filets!  Adult plates are $13, consisting of two large fish filets, Cajun boiled corn and potatoes. Child plates are $10 and consist of one large fish filet, Cajun boiled corn and potatoes. The fish plates will be served weekly from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m Thursday, February 23. Phone orders will be accepted on the days we cook, by calling 504-388-2452.  The fish fry is located at 1809 Greenwood Drive, across from the Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church in LaPlace, under the “BIG KNIGHTS of COLUMBUS TENT!” All major credit cards, debit cards, checks and cash are accepted! Proceeds will help support the Reverend Benjamin Piovan Scholarship Program. Future dates are  Friday, February 24, March 3, March 10, March 17, March 24 and

March 31

Blood Drive –  2 p.m. to 6 p.m at Walmart located at 1616 West Airline Hwy Parking lot by the bushes close to Airlie Hwy. LaPlace, LA 70068. Donors will have the choice of one of these options – the Mardi Gras Beanie, Family Blood Coverage, Blood Replacement, or Heart Club. Bring your ID, eat a healthy meal, and hydrate!


St. Joan of Arc Fish Fry Dinners – Every Friday during lent from 3:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. beginning February 24 at the KC Hall located at 346 Fir Street behind St. Joan of Arc. Options available include $11 Fish Plate with corn, fries, hushpuppies and dessert. $8 Seafood Kickers, $5 Cheese Sticks, $13 Shrimp or Combo with corn, fries, hushpuppies and dessert. Also available is the $20 Mega Platter that comes with fish, shrimp, corn, fries, cheese sticks, seafood kickers, hushpuppies and desert.