Ascension Parish calendar for July 11, 2013

THURSDAY

  • INTERNET BASICS: 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. Preschool program.
  • BOOK CLUB: Noon, Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville. Discussion on “Midwives” by Chris Bohjalian.
  • MIND GAMES: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville. Teen program.
  • BOOK CLUB: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales. Discussion on “In the Sanctuary of Outcasts” by Neil White.
  • LOSS AND GRIEF EDUCATION AND SUPPORT MEETING: 6 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital’s Sister Vernola conference room. A support group meeting facilitated by the Grief Recovery Center. Free and registration preferred. Call (225) 621-2906.
  • BOOK CLUB:, 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez. Discussion on “Stuff: Compulsive Hoarding and the Meaning of Things” by Randy O. Frost.
  • BOOK CLUB: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Discussion on “American Gods” by Neil Gaiman.
  • PAJAMA STORYTIME: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales and Galvez.

FRIDAY

  • PET ROCKS: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville.
  • TEEN SPA DAY: 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.
  • EGYPTIAN DIG: 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.

SATURDAY

  • RECYCLING ROAD SHOW: 9 am. to 1 p.m., Prairieville Wal-Mart parking lot. Ascension Parish residents can recycle a variety of items. Call (225) 450-1308.

MONDAY

  • MAD SCIENCE: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales. Youth program.
  • BILLY JONAS: 10:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Youth program. Jonas will perform a mix of conventional instruments with homemade creations. No registration required. Call the library in Dutchtown at (225) 673-8699.
  • OLD WEST AFTERNOON: 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez. Youth program.
  • BILLY JONAS: 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville. Youth program. Jonas will perform a mix of conventional instruments with homemade creations. No registration required. Call the library in Donaldsonville at (225) 473-8052.
  • MAD SCIENCE: 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.

TUESDAY

  • SCORE: By appointment, Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales. Free, on-site counseling offered by SCORE and the library in Ascension Parish for new business start-ups and mentoring for existing businesses. SCORE is a nonprofit association and a resource partner of the Small Business Administration. To schedule an appointment, call (225) 381-7130 or (877) 381-7130.
  • TODDLER STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.
  • PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.
  • TWEEN BOOK CLUB: 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.
  • RESIN JEWELRY: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.
  • INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT EXCEL 2007: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • YOUTH COMEDY HOUR: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville.

WEDNESDAY

  • SCORE: By appointment, Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Free, on-site counseling offered by SCORE and the library in Ascension Parish for new business start-ups and mentoring for existing businesses. SCORE is a nonprofit association and a resource partner of the Small Business Administration. To schedule an appointment, call (225) 381-7130 or (877) 381-7130.
  • TODDLER STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales, Donaldsonville and Dutchtown.
  • PET ROCKS: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez. Teen craft program.
  • DEBRIS ART: 10:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales. Trish Ransom hosts part 2 of an art class using recycled materials.
  • PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales and Dutchtown.
  • DEBRIS ART: 2 p.m, Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Trish Ransom hosts part 2 of an art class using recycled materials.

JULY 18

  • LAP-SIT STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales, Galvez and Dutchtown.
  • MAD SCIENCE: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville. Youth program.
  • PLAYMAKERS: 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez. The Playmakers of Baton Rouge present a play based on the library’s summer reading theme, Dig Into Reading. No registration required. Call (225) 622-3339.
  • TEEN BOOK CLUB: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.
  • GUY STUFF: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales. Craft program for male teens.
  • WOMEN’S SAFETY SEMINAR: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • YOUTH PROGRAM COMEDY HOUR: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.