Ascension Parish calendar for Aug. 22, 2013

FRIDAY

LIBRARY CLOSED: 8:30 am. to 1:30 p.m. Ascension Parish Library closed for staff meeting.

SATURDAY

PUNT, PASS AND KICK COMPETITION: 10 a.m., South Louisiana Fairgrounds, Donaldsonville. Free football skills contest for youths ages 6 to 15. Contestants may sign up online at nflppk.com or by calling Ascension Parish Recreation Program coordinator Ajia Mitchell at (225) 473-3898.

MONDAY

MEET THE GATORS: 6 p.m., St. Amant High School commons. The school’s athletic department and Athletic Booster Club hold a fall sports kick-off dinner and presentation.

TUESDAY

TEEN OPEN MIKE NIGHT: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Teen program.

WEDNESDAY

HEALTHY HEARTS: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Linda conference room. Cardiologist Paul Garrett to discuss controlling risk factors for heart disease. Free. Registration required. Call (225) 621-2906.

AUG. 29

ALZHEIMER’S LUNCH AND LEARN: Noon to 1 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Linda conference room. Learn about program activities that can enhance quality of life and the Recollection Collection made available through Alzheimer’s Services of the Capital Area. Free. Registration required. Call (225) 621-2906.