Community Calendar for Jan. 24, 2013

THURSDAY

  • Impact Craters: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez. Youth program to explore science. To register, call (225) 622-3339.
  • A Guide to Writing Résumés: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • Teens Black History Month Biography Database Help: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville and Gonzales.

SATURDAY

  • Angry Birds Live!: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales. Tweens will create towers of cardboard boxes and launch angry birds to knock down the green pigs. Those attending will also make a mini version of the online game to take home. For information, call (225) 647-3955.

SUNDAY

  • Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship: 1 p.m., St. Theresa Catholic School gym, Burnside Avenue. All boys and girls ages 10 to 14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the event. All participants are required to provide proof of age and written parental consent. Entry forms can be obtained the day of the event. For additional information, call Larry Gainey, (225) 931-1446.

MONDAY

  • Job Searching on the Internet: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.

TUESDAY

  • Mother Goose Teaches: Will it Sink or Float?: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville. For preschool-aged children.
  • Groovy Pete the Cat Party: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez. "I Love My White Shoes" by Eric Litwin will be read and children will make Froot Loop necklaces and paint pictures of Pete the Cat.
  • Teen Open Mike Night: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Teens perform.

WEDNESDAY

  • You Can Count on Mother Goose: 10:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Preschool math program.
  • Library Board Meets: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.
  • Donaldsonville Area Chamber of Commerce Banquet: Registration starts at 6:30 p.m. and the banquet starts at 7 p.m., Palazzo Bernardo's, Donaldsonville. Awards will be presented to the Teenager of the Year, Business of the Year and Citizen of the Year. Call (225) 473-4814.

JAN. 31

  • Groovy Pete the Cat Party: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. "I Love My White Shoes" by Eric Litwin will be read and children will make Froot Loop necklaces and paint pictures of Pete the Cat.