Ascension Parish calendar for May 9, 2013

THURSDAY

  • INTERNET BASICS: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • THE SWORD IN THE STONE MOTHER’S DAY TEA: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville. Youth program.
  • PAJAMA STORYTIME: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez and Gonzales. Preschool program.
  • CONNECTEENS REGISTRATION: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales. A summer volunteer program for youths ages 12 to 17. Call (225) 644-7655 or email volasinfo@eatel.net.
  • ASCENSION IDOL: 7 p.m., Gonzales Civic Center. Singing competition. Tickets are $20, Call (225) 677-8902.

FRIDAY

  • PLANT SALE: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Gonzales city hall, 120 S. Irma Blvd, Gonzales. Gonzales Garden Club holds plant and bake sale.
  • ALICE IN WONDERLAND MOTHER’S DAY TEA: 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.

SATURDAY

  • FARM DAY: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Petite Farms, 35486 Blaine Petite Road, Prairieville. Children with disabilities are invited to take part in hay rides, games and pets a variety of animals. For information, call (225) 673-3276.
  • WINNIE THE POOH MOTHER’S DAY TEA: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.

MONDAY

  • LSBDC SMALL BUSINESS CONSULTING: By appointment, Ascension Parish Library, Galvez. Small business owners can take advantage of the free business consulting the library offers. Potential small business owners can obtain individualized detailed assistance in areas including business plan development, financial projections,marketing, licensing requirements and site selection. Sponsored by the library in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration, Louisiana Department of Economic Development and Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southern University. All services are free and confidential. To schedule an appointment, call (225) 922-0998.

TUESDAY

  • USING OVERDRIVE AND MORE WITH YOUR NOOK: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales. A free class on using a Nook with OverDrive eBooks. Bring library card and Nook device to the class. There are a limited number of seats available, so call (225) 647-3955 to register.
  • PAJAMA STORYTIME: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville and Dutchtown.

WEDNESDAY

  • SCORE: By Appointment. Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Ascension Parish Library and SCORE-Baton Rouge offer free, on-site counseling for new business start-ups. Introduction to Microsoft Word: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales. To schedule an appointment, call (225) 381-7130 or toll-free (877) 381-7130.

MAY 16

  • TEEN BOOK CLUB: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.
  • A GUIDE TO WRITING RÉSUMÉS: 6 p.m. Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.