New Orleans neighborhood news, June 20, 2013

Lakeview

GOLDEN COMMUNITY LUNCHEON: The Lakeview Shepherd Center hosts its monthly Golden Community Luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at 6690 Fleur de Lis Drive in Lakeview, at Community Church Unitarian Church.

Mount Carmel is cooking up a culinary surprise for the luncheon. Peoples Health will provide a birthday cake and presents for members with June birthdays.

Entertainment will be provided by Top of the Hill Players who will perform “The Reluctant Groom”.

The Lakeview Shepherd Center offers classes, activities and outings for adults 50 and older for a fee of $15 a month. For information call (504) 484-0885 or visit http://www.lakeviewshepherdcenternola.org for further information.

BENEFIT FOR HOMECOMING CENTER: Supporters of the St. Paul’s Homecoming Center gather for “A Night at Ye Olde College Inn” from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. Tuesday at the bar and restaurant, 3000 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans.

For information, call (504) 866-3683.

Uptown

‘PETER PAN’ AT LITTLE LYRIC: Tulane University Little Lyric Theatre presents James M. Barrie’s “Peter Pan,” featuring 40 of New Orleans’ most talented children. The shows will be held in Dixon Recital Hall on the Tulane campus on Thursday at 2 p.m., Frida at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., and Saturday at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 and can be obtained by calling (504) 862-3214.

MUSIC AT TRINITY: The Trinity Artist Series at Trinity Episcopal church, 1329 Jackson Ave., New Orleans, hosts the Symphony Chorus and OperaCreole at 5 p.m. Sunday. Directed by Steven Edwards, the singers will celebrate the music of Moses Hogan.

At 6 p.m. Tuesday the Artist Series presents Organ & Labyrinth, organ recital and candlelight with Albinas Prizgintas on the 5,000-pipe Trinity tracker organ. Prizgintas performs songs from classical baroque to vintage rock and popular tunes. Free and open to the public. For more information, call (504) 670-2520.

CBD

LEARN TO CONSERVE ENERGY: The Preservation Resource Center’s Rebuilding Together, Caesars Entertainment CodeGreen Weatherization Workshop and Harrah’s Entertainment’s director of facilities will discuss how to save on your utility and water bills this summer with easy to do tips. The event is Thursday from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Preservation Resource Center, 923 Tchoupitoulas St. For information call (504) 581-7032.

Central City

Castle Rock Community Church is hosting its annual free summer day camp for the children of Central City through July 26 at the church facilities, 2323 S. Galvez St.

Day camp hours are from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. each weekday, followed by evening recreational activities from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at local parks. Joining the community church as volunteers are mission teams from churches around the country. Castle Rock is joined by its parent organization, Urban Impact Ministries as host of the evening sessions.

For more information about the Castle Rock Community Church/Urban Impact Ministries free summer day camp, call (504) 523-5556 or visit their website at http://www.urbanimpact.org.