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.