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.