Alan Keyes to speak at gala Saturday

John Paul the Great Academy will host its Seventh annual Veritas Lecture & Gala Dinner with guest speaker Alan Keyes on Saturday at the Cajundome Convention Center.

The event will feature live and silent auctions, a musical presentation by John Paul the Great Academy’s classical guitarists, dinner and a cash bar.

Keyes, a former U.N. ambassador, political author, conservative and pro-life champion, will deliver the keynote address.

Information about tickets, sponsorship opportunities and auction entries can be found at or by calling (337) 889-5345.

The sponsor reception begins at 6 p.m. and general admission at 7 p.m.