Ascension Parish calendar for June 13, 2013

THURSDAY

  • LAP-SIT STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales, Galvez and Dutchtown.
  • CALAVERAS PAINTING: 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Calaveras, Spanish for “skulls,” are associated with Mexico’s Day of the Dead. Learn more about this holiday with an art project. To register, call (225) 673-8699.
  • TEEN OPEN MIKE NIGHT: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville.
  • PAJAMA STORYTIME: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales and Galvez.

FRIDAY

  • LEAF PRINTS: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez. Youth craft program.
  • FATHER’S DAY CRAFT: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville. Youth craft program.
  • GNOMELYMPICS: 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.

MONDAY

  • PLAYMAKERS OF BATON ROUGE: 10:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez and 2 p.m., Donaldsonville. Playmakers, Louisiana’s professional theater for young audiences, will stage a fun production all about the library’s summer reading program theme “Dig Into Reading.” No registration required.

TUESDAY

  • BUSINESS PROGRAM SCORE: by appointment, Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales. Ascension Parish Library and SCORE — Baton Rouge offer free, on-site counseling in Ascension Parish for new business start-ups and mentoring for existing businesses. To schedule an appointment, call (225) 381-7130 or (877) 381-7130.
  • INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT WORD: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • TODDLER STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.
  • LEAF PRINTS: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Youth craft program.
  • PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.
  • OLD WEST AFTERNOON: 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville.
  • TWEEN SPA DAY: 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales and Galvez.
  • RESIN JEWELRY: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville. Teens will make a one-of-a-kind ring.
  • STARTING AND FINANCING A SMALL BUSINESS: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. This two-hour seminar is designed for residents who want to learn what it takes to start and run a successful small business. Registration is required. Call (225) 673-8699.

WEDNESDAY

  • BUSINESS PROGRAM SCORE: by appointment, Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Ascension Parish Library and SCORE — Baton Rouge offer free, on-site counseling in Ascension Parish for new business start-ups and mentoring for existing businesses. To schedule an appointment, call (225) 381-7130 or (877) 381-7130.
  • TODDLER STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Gonzales, Donaldsonville, and Dutchtown.
  • GRASS HEADS: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Ascension Parish Library, Galvez and Call (225) 622-3339.
  • PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales and Dutchtown.
  • MIND GAMES: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales. From the “Tell-Tale Heart” to “Fraggle Rock”, put your knowledge of all things “Beneath the Surface” to the test.

JUNE 20

  • INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT EXCEL:10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • LAP-SIT STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales, Galvez and Dutchtown.
  • BILINGUAL STORYTIME: 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • TEEN BOOK CLUB: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.
  • TIME CAPSULES: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Teen program.
  • INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT WINDOWS: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • AN EVENING WITH ARTIST RUTH WILLIAMS: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville.
  • CREOLE TROMBONE — KID ORY AND THE EARLY YEARS OF JAZZ: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales. Presentation on New Orleans jazz.