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PEPI is happy to announce a $1250.00 scholarship fund for any PEPI graduate who is interested in continuing their education at one of the SLCC campuses.  Any  graduate of  PEPI  who shows a strong interest in continuing their education beyond the HiSet exam can apply.  Applications for the scholarships can be found on www.pepiadulted.org or at the PEPI office on 609 Ember Lane. The deadline to submit your application to PEPI is on April 10. Any questions, please contact PEPI’s office at 365-0933.

 

April 11 Farmers Market and Food Truck info

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May 2nd Artwalk Info

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Make a date with SMILE Community Action Agency for Saturday, March 28 in St. Martinville! First — enjoy our 19th Annual Head Start/Early Head Start Easter Parade rolling down the Main Street at 1:00 p.m.! Then follow the parade to Adam Carlson Park for the Spring Carnival & Family Fun Day! The SMILE carnival features music, games, train ride, booths, food, sweets and refreshments! There’s going to be fun and entertainment for the whole family! For more information, call Roszella Viltz at (337) 577-9408.

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LAST ISLAND: THE FIRST STORM

The Jeanerette Museum is hosting a history talk on Last Island: The First Storm at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22. Professor Robert Allen Alexander Jr. of Nicholls University will discuss the popular vacation spot of Louisiana’s sugar planters and politicians and how the hurricane changed Louisiana. For more information on this free program suitable for an adult audience, contact the  Jeanerette Museum Tuesday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 337-276-4408, visit their webpage at www.jeanerettemuseum.com; email the museum at jeanerettemuseum@yahoo.com or like the museum on Facebook.

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5th Annual Erath Firefighters’ Chili Cook-off/Family Fun Day QSA RV Park in Erath

Friday, March 27 & 28, 2015 Open Mic Night from 6:00pm-8:00pm, 8:00pm-11:00pm, Toogie Bergeron, Layne Touchet & the Cajun Mix Band

Chili Categories Regular • Wildlife • Fire Department, Initial Chili Entry-$30 • Additional Chili Entry-$15, Initial Dessert Entry-$15 • Additional Dessert Entries-$10

There will be 2 fun jumps for the kids!!!

Reserved Camper Parking - $100

Each camper & cooking team will receive 4 weekend pass bracelets.

Saturday:

  • 7:00am-Registration

  • 8:00am-Cooking Starts

  • 11:30am-Judging

  • 12:00pm-Serving

  • 12:00pm-LeeRoy Thomas

  • 3:00pm-Live Auction

  • 5:00pm-Mike Dean

  • 5:30pm Winners Announced

  • 8:00pm-Chubby Carrier

  • Entry fee:

  • Adults $5.00 • Children 6-12 $2.00 • 5 and under free

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Office of Motor Vehicles Now Accepting Multiple Forms of Payment

 BATON ROUGE – Motor Vehicle Offices across the state of Louisiana have implemented and installed devices that allow citizens to pay their fees utilizing debit cards, credit cards and e-checks.  This enhancement provides convenience and is currently functional in all Motor Vehicle Offices across the state. Presently, there is a convenience fee of $1.25 plus 1% of total charge on all debit and credit card transactions and a flat $1.00 convenience fee on all e-checks. **REMINDER:  Many OMV services are available via www.expresslane.org.  Save time and renew online!!!

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Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that the public is now able to access crash reports from the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office website.  A person involved in a crash can now go to www.iberiaso.org and click on the link (CRASH REPORTS ONLINE) then enter either a report number or name of person involved in crash and receive a copy of their crash report.  The cost of the report is $13.50 which can be paid online.  Sheriff Ackal has implemented this service to better assist the public. 

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Be Creative @ Your Library

WHO: Iberia Parish Library WHAT: Let’s Learn To Crochet WHERE: Jeanerette Branch Library WHEN: Saturday, March 28 from 1:00 - 2:30 PM DETAILS: On the last Saturday of every month, Jeanerette Branch Library hosts a great event for beginning and experienced crocheters called Let’s Learn to Crochet. Bring your needles and some yarn and crochet with the best of them! TO REGISTER: Go online to www.iberia.evanced.info/signup or just call us! Jeanerette Branch - 276.4014.

For a Healthy Home

WHO: Iberia Parish Library, Charles Carew WHAT: Healthy Home Seminar WHERE: Main Library WHEN: Tuesdays, March 31@ 6:00 PM DETAILS: Are you concerned of the value of your house decreasing, the longer you have it? Do you have questions about how to make your home more energy efficient? Worried about your home’s indoor air quality? If you’re a first time homebuyer or already own a home, this seminar series is for you! Charles Carew of Charles Carew Home Inspection, LLC will be providing a very important seminar series for two Tuesdays in a row. He’ll help you learn about a home’s attributes and deficiencies, and make recommendations for home improvement, maintenance, and safety. TO REGISTER: Call 364.7024 or go online to www.iberia.evanced.info/signup

Teen Workshops:

March to the Clost

  • WHO: Denise Raymond

  • WHAT: Decorative Washi Tape Hangers

  • WHERE:  St. Peter Branch Library

  • WHEN: Saturday, March 28 at 11:00 AM.

  • DETAILS: Learn to decorate your plain, old clothes hangers into something fashionable using a variety of colorful washi tapes, for ages 12-16. Space is limited.
    Call 364-7670 or register at iberia.evanced.info/signup.
    This program is free thanks to the Friends of the Library and your Iberia Parish Library. This program is rated T for T(w)eens!

Let’s go make a Kite

  • WHO: Donald Davis

  • WHAT: Kite Making

  • WHERE:  Jeanerette Branch Library

  • WHEN: Saturday, April 11 at 1:00 PM.

  • DETAILS: Learn to make your own kite for ages 8-14.

  •  Space is limited.
    Call 276-4014 or register at iberia.evanced.info/signup.
    This program is free thanks to the Friends of the Library and your Iberia Parish Library. This program is rated T for T(w)eens!

Melted Crayon Art

  • WHO: Stephanie Lee and Sami Haggood

  • WHAT: Melted Crayon Art

  • WHERE:  Main Library

  • WHEN: Thursday, April 16 at 6:00 PM.

  • DETAILS: Learn to make an amazing piece of art by melting crayons onto a canvas to create a colorful masterpiece, for ages 12-18.

  • Space is limited.
    Call 364-7024 or register at iberia.evanced.info/signup.
    This program is free thanks to the Friends of the Library and your Iberia Parish Library. This program is rated T for T(w)eens!

 Recycled Wall Art

  • WHO: Sarah Boatman

  • WHAT: Recycled Wall Art

  • WHERE:  Main Library

  • WHEN: Thursday, April 23 at 6:00 PM.

  • DETAILS: Learn to make cool wall art using recycled toilet paper tubes, for ages 12-16.

  • Space is limited.
    Call 364-7024 or register at iberia.evanced.info/signup.
    This program is free thanks to the Friends of the Library and your Iberia Parish Library. This program is rated T for T(w)eens!

 

Come. Sit. Knit.

The Parkview Branch Library would like to extend a warm welcome to teens and adults 13 and older to Sit and Knit. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a new knitter or a needle master; you’re invited to join others in a knit-a-thon every Tuesday at 6:00 PM. The fun starts October 7th and will continue for several months. For more information, call the Parkview Branch at (337) 364-7480. New members are encouraged to attend and are always welcome. Supplies are not provided.

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Iberia Parish Library Introduces Freegal Music Service!

The Iberia Parish Library is proud to announce their newest service through Freegal Music. Freegal gives library patrons access to millions of songs from over 10,000 labels including the Sony Music catalog by just using their library card. It is absolutely FREE and requires no software downloading. The best part about it is that the song is theirs to keep. The link is on the library’s home page, www.iberia.lib.la.us.  It is 100% internet based, and can be accessed from home, the library, or any other place that has an internet connection. For more information on this free service, you can always call the Main Library at 364.7024.

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  www.ipaltheater.com

 Iberia Performing Arts League Presents The Drowsy Chaperone

IPAL Announces 2014-2015 Season

                 The Iberia Performing Arts League is pleased to announce its 2014-2015 regular Theater Season.  This Season will include two dramatic plays and three musical productions of various types sure to please every taste. IPAL performs in the historic Essanee Theater in New Iberia, La. With a large theater seating 200, and a modern light and sound system, IPAL is able to offer the Iberia Community and surrounding areas top notch theater in a pleasant environment.  All IPAL plays run Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings at 7:30 with a Sunday Matinee at 3:00

                Rounding off IPAL’s 2014-2015 Season will be “The Rainmaker” by N. Richard Nash.  Set in dust bowl Oklahoma, the  play has been described as insightful, comedic and romantic. A charming confidence trickster named Starbuck arrives and promises to bring rain in exchange for $100. His arrival changes many-a-life. The 1956 movie of the drama starred Burt Lancaster as Starbuck and Katherine Hepburn as Lizzie Curry. The play will be directed by Dianne Moss and runs May 28-June 7, 2015

                Both individual and Season Tickets are available for all IPAL productions. Tickets are $10 for regular plays. For ticket information contact IPAL at 337-364-6114 and leave name and return phone number. Season tickets can also be obtained at ipal@cox.net or by visiting IPAL’S website www.ipaltheater.com .

 

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Recycling pick-up 2015 schedule

Bulky Waste pick-up 2015 schedule

The City of New Iberia will not host the Hazardous Waste Day this year.  The following information should be valuable to those residents wishing to dispose of items in an environmentally friendly manner.  The following items can be dropped off at these vendors: recyclelocations.pdf

Gordon Disposal announced a change in the yard waste, furniture and light construction debris collection schedule for its customers in the City of New Iberia.  As part of a new contract with the City, curbside collection of yard waste and debris will be twice per month instead of weekly, effective December 3, 2012.  Service for residents north of the railroad tracks will be on the 1st and 3rd week of the month.  Residents south of the railroad tracks will be serviced on the 2nd and 4th week of the month.  There will not be a set day per household.  Residents are asked to place items at the curb on Sunday night.  Gordon’s will begin picking up on Monday and continue through the week until collection is complete. For questions or concerns please call the Mayor’s office at (337) 369-2300.

 

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NEW IBERIA, La. --- The Iberia Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau invites you to experience our famous attractions, world renowned cuisine, contagious music, sizzling events and people who never meet a stranger. Join us and savor the difference in Iberia Parish!

 

March 1 - 31,  2015 New Iberia Azalea Trail - Delicate Azaleas bloom early each spring flooding the landscape with a sea of red, pink, white, purple and salmon. Our easy self guided driving tour offers a glimpse of all the beautiful flowers along the trail from the miniature varieties to the massive. Main Street, New Iberia, 337-365-1540,IberiaTravel.com

March 1 - 31, 2015 Iberia Parish Library Events - Check IberiaTravel.com  for details. Iberia Parish Library, 445 E. Main St., New Iberia, 337-364-7150, 

March 1 - April 15, 2015 - George Rodrigue Comes Home: Under Iberia's Oak Trees - A fine art exhibit by New Iberia native the late George Rodrigue. Bayou Teche Museum, 131 W. Main St., New Iberia, Wed. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., 337-606-5977,BayouTecheMuseum.org, Facebook.com/Pages/Bayou-Teche-Museum

March 30, 2015 - Master Horseman - Horse show. SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 NW Bypass (Hwy. 3212), New Iberia, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., 337-365-7539, SugArena.com,Facebook.com/Pages/SugArena

March 28, 31, 2015 - Teche Area Farmers Market -

Experience our harvest of delicious, locally grown produce and homemade products by area farmers, artists and crafters. Also included are handcrafted cypress yard objects, bread and fresh baked goods, ceramics, honey, jellies, jams, herbs, candies, wooden bowls and utensils, birdhouses, garden benches and much more. Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia, Tues. 2:30 - 6 p.m., Sat. 7 - 11 a.m., 337-369-2330,Facebook.com/TecheFarmersMarket

March 26, 2015 - Acadiana Growers Alliance Farmers Market - Selling fresh produce and baked goods on the last Thursday of each month. For details, go toFacebook.com/AGAFarmersMarket. For additional "flash" (pop-up) market dates and locations, check Facebook.com/BestLifeFlashMarket. First United Methodist Church Ministries Center, 211 W. St. Peter St., New Iberia, Thurs. 4 - 6 p.m., 337-367-0838.

March 28, 2015 - Showtunes Sing-Along - Envision daBerry invites everyone to participate in belting their favorite musicals in a piano lounge-style setting. Free admission. Des Amis Dining and Catering, 225 W. Main St., New Iberia, Sat. 7 - 11 p.m.,Daberry.org, Facebook.com/pages/Envision-da-Berry

March 28, 2015 - Acadiana Dragon Boat Festival - Experience authentic dragon boats racing down the Bayou Teche. Boats are powered to the finish line by 20 paddlers while one drummer keeps the beat. Local vendors, live music and family-friendly activities. Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia, Sat. 8 a.m. - 6 p.m., 337-352-2180, IberiaOnTap.com, Facebook.com/AcadianaDragonBoatFestival

March 28 - 29, 2015 - APHA Horse Show - Horse Show. SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 NW Bypass (Hwy. 3212), New Iberia, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., 337-365-7539, SugArena.com,Facebook.com/Pages/SugArena

March 29, 2015 - Symphony Sunday in the Park - A free outdoor concert and simulcast on KANE by the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra featuring a performance by New Iberia Youth Choir presented by the Iberia Cultural Resources Association. In case of rain, the concert will be held in the Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival Building. New Iberia City Park, 300 Parkview Dr., New Iberia, Sun. 3 - 5 p.m., 337-364-1603, IberiaCultural.com

April 1 - April 15, 2015 - George Rodrigue Comes Home: Under Iberia's Oak Trees - A fine art exhibit by New Iberia native the late George Rodrigue. Bayou Teche Museum, 131 W. Main St., New Iberia, Wed. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., 337-606-5977,BayouTecheMuseum.org, Facebook.com/Pages/Bayou-Teche-Museum

April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2015 - GLC Farmers Market - Local farmers selling produce, plants, honey, homemade pies and other items grown locally. Grass-fed beef, pork and lamb are also available at the meat market during this time. GLC Meat Market, 211 N. Main St., Loreauville, Wed. 2 - 6 p.m., 337-577-9160, GlcRanch.com/Glc-Meat-Market, Facebook.com/pages/Gonsoulin-Land-and-Cattle

April 1 - 31, 2015 Iberia Parish Library Events - Check IberiaTravel.com  for details. Iberia Parish Library, 445 E. Main St., New Iberia, 337-364-7150, 

April 1 - 31,  2015 New Iberia Azalea Trail - Delicate Azaleas bloom early each spring flooding the landscape with a sea of red, pink, white, purple and salmon. Our easy self guided driving tour offers a glimpse of all the beautiful flowers along the trail from the miniature varieties to the massive. Pick it up at our welcome center on Hwy. 14 in New Iberia. Main Street, New Iberia, 337-365-1540, IberiaTravel.com

April 3 - 5 2015  Lao New Year Celebration - Lanexang Village celebrates the Lao New Year every Easter weekend with a three-day festival that includes live music, a beauty pageant, parades, sand castle building, kids activities, and several vendors selling clothes, jewelry, music and food from Southeast Asia. What Thammarattanaram Temple, 7913 Champa Ave., Broussard, 337-364-3403, Facebook.com/pages/Wat-Thammarattanaram/189403961120455

April 4, 2015 Delcambre Seafood & Farmers Market - Held monthly on the first Saturday of each month, enjoy what's fresh for the season from area farms and local waters, along with tasting opportunities and recipes, live music, kids' activities and other special events. For the freshest updates, visit their Facebook and Website. Bayou Carlin Cove Boat Landing and Pavilion, 605 S. Railroad St., Delcambre, Sat. 9a.m. - 1 p.m., 800-884-6120 ext. 7, DelcambreMarket.org,Facebook.com/DelcambreMarket

April 4, 2015 - Louisiana Paint Horse Club Registered Paint Horse Show - Horse show. SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 NW Bypass (Hwy. 3212), New Iberia, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m., 337-365-7539, SugArena.comFacebook.com/Pages/SugArena

April 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28, 2015 - Teche Area Farmers Market -

Experience our harvest of delicious, locally grown produce and homemade products by area farmers, artists and crafters. Also included are handcrafted cypress yard objects, bread and fresh baked goods, ceramics, honey, jellies, jams, herbs, candies, wooden bowls and utensils, birdhouses, garden benches and much more. Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia, Tues. 2:30 - 6 p.m., Sat. 7 - 11 a.m., 337-369-2330,Facebook.com/TecheFarmersMarket

April 11, 2015 - Food Truck Festival - Food trucks will be available at the Teche Area Farmers' Market every second Saturday of the month. Vendors lined up for the event are: The Bus Stop Food Truck, Blanchard's BBQ, Buster's Frozen Custard, Cakin to the street, Caribbean Ice, Cajun Flavor, Chef Gregory Food Truck, The Rock House Kitchen, Munchies Lunchbox Express, Mama T's, Mad Lu Ann, Kona Ice, Taco Sister Mobil, Rice Kings, Viva La Waffle and The Wop Truck. Along Fulton St. between Fisher Street and Iberia Street, New Iberia, Sat. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., 337-369-2330, Facebook.com/TecheFarmersMarket

April 10 - 12, 2015 - Cajun Hot Sauce Festival- Festival with family atmosphere, hot sauce competition, jambalaya cook-off, live entertainment, food court, crafts and much more. SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 NW Bypass (Hwy. 3212), New Iberia, Fri. 7 p.m. - 11:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. - 11:30 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., 337-365-7539, SugArena.comFacebook.com/Pages/SugArena

April 11, 2015 - Jeanerette Farmers Market - Locally grown foods and handmade items. Jeanerette City Park, Tarleton Street, Sat. 8 a.m. - noon, 337-276-4293,JeaneretteChamber.org, Facebook.com/JeaneretteChamberofCommerce

April 11 - 18, 2015 - Shadows-on-the-Teche Plein Air - Artists will be in the Shadows gardens, along Main Street, on Avery Island and possibly other areas. The work produced during the week will be judged by plein air artist Phil Sandusky from New Orleans and then for sale at a gala/exhibition on April 18. Shadows-on-the-Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, each day 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., 337-369-6446,ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsontheTeche

April 13 - 19, 2014 - Cajun Classique - Leisurely classic wooden boat cruise down Bayou Teche with excursions in Breaux Bridge, St. Martinville, New Iberia and Franklin. Bayou Teche, Breaux Bridge to Franklin, 7 a.m. - 9 p.m., 337-366-0337,Cajunclassique.com

April 15, 18, 19, 2015 - SugaSheaux - Horse show. SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 NW Bypass (Hwy. 3212), New Iberia, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., 337-365-7539, SugArena.com,Facebook.com/Pages/SugArena 
 

April 18, 2015 New Iberia Vendor Event - Shop for beauty, weight loss and health products; handmade items; jewelry and fashion; crafts and artwork; Tupperware, cookware and kitchen accessories; candles; and more from local small businesses. Princesses and superhero characters will appear! There will be a fun jump and slides, food trucks and a fashion show. Cyr Gates Community Center, New Iberia City Park, 300 Parkview Dr., New Iberia, Sat. 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., 337-577-2117,Facebook.com/VendorBlenders

April 18, 2015 - Iberia Project Front Yard - Household waste day, "block party clean ups" in neighborhoods and business districts, landscaping, painting, pressure washing, debris removal, etc. Around Iberia Parish, 337-364-1836, IberiaChamber.org  
April 20 & 27, 2015 - Master Horseman - Horse show. SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 NW Bypass (Hwy. 3212), New Iberia, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., 337-365-7539, SugArena.comFacebook.com/Pages/SugArena
April 22, 2015 - Last Island: The First Storm - The Jeanerette Museum is hosting a history talk on Last Island: The First Storm. Professor Robert Allen Alexander Jr. of Nicholls State University will discuss the popular vacation spot of Louisiana's sugar planters and politicians and how the hurricane changed Louisiana. Jeanerette Museum, 500 E. Main St., Jeanerette, 6 - 8 p.m., 337-380-9057, JeaneretteMuseum.com
 
April 24 - 26, 2015 - SugarFest Jr & High School Rodeo - High school rodeo. SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 NW Bypass (Hwy. 3212), New Iberia, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m., 337-365-7539, SugArena.comFacebook.com/Pages/SugArena

April 25, 2015 Grillin' in the Park - Good family fun with live entertainment. Barbecue cookoff for kids and adults with kids 7-11 and 12-16 participating in 'Chicken Little Cookoff' where chicken thighs rule. 1st, 2nd, 3rd place trophies awarded. Every child will receive a "Chicken Little" t-shirt and winners will get trophies as well as prizes, gift certificates and hats. Games, petting zoo, pony rides and fun jumps. Cooking teams, craft and sweet booths welcome. New Iberia City Park, 300 Parkview Dr., New Iberia, Sat. 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., 337-367-8464 or 337-321-3803.

April 25, 2015 - Showtunes Sing-Along - Envision daBerry invites everyone to participate in belting their favorite musicals in a piano lounge-style setting. Free admission. Des Amis Dining and Catering, 225 W. Main St., New Iberia, Sat. 7 - 11 p.m., Daberry.org, Facebook.com/pages/Envision-da-Berry

April 30, 2015 - Acadiana Growers Alliance Farmers Market - Selling fresh produce and baked goods on the last Thursday of each month. For details, go toFacebook.com/AGAFarmersMarket. For additional "flash" (pop-up) market dates and locations, check Facebook.com/BestLifeFlashMarket. First United Methodist Church Ministries Center, 211 W. St. Peter St., New Iberia, Thurs. 4 - 6 p.m., 337-367-0838.

For more information on parish events call the Iberia Parish Convention and Visitors Bureau at 337-365-1540 or visit www.iberiatravel.com  

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Upcoming Events Around the Cajun Coast! - St. Mary Tourist Commission

 

March 26

Reuben Rivera will perform from 5 to 9 p.m. in Loco's at Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel in Charenton.  Contact 337-923-7284 or log onwww.cypressbayou.com for more information.

 

March 27

"The Book Heads," Amelia Branch Library Young Adult Book Club,will discuss "The Fault In Our Stars" by John Green at 5:30 p.m. at the Amelia Branch Library.  Contact 985-631-2262 or log onwww.stmary.lib.la.us for more information.

 

Friday Night Magic (the Gathering) Dragons of Tarkir Booster Draft Tournament at Silver Wolf Comics and Games, 7716 La. 182 E in Morgan City, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Call 985-255-4129 for more information.

 

March 27 & 28

Jean Paul Daine will perform from 6 to 11 p.m. for Cigar Room entertainment at Mr. Lester's Steakhouse at Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel in Charenton.  Contact 337-923-7284 or log onwww.cypressbayou.com for more information.

 

March 28

Gator Club Golf Tournament will be held with 9 a.m. shotgun start at the Atchafalaya Golf Course at Idlewild in Patterson.  Contact 985-395-4653 or log on www.atchafalayagolf.com for more information.

 

Golf Channel Amateur Tour Golf Tournament will be held with 10 a.m. tee-time at the Atchafalaya Golf Course at Idlewild in Patterson.  Contact 985-395-4653 or log on www.atchafalayagolf.comfor more information.

 

King of Clubs will perform from 2 to 7 p.m. in Bocat's at Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel in Charenton.  Contact 337-923-7284 or log onwww.cypressbayou.com for more information.

 

Big & Rich will perform at 8 p.m. with doors opening at 7 p.m. in the Pavilion at Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel in Charenton.  Contact 337-923-7284 or log on www.cypressbayou.com for more information.

 

Johnny Chauvin will perform at 10 p.m. with doors opening at 9 p.m. in ROX at Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel in Charenton.  This show is standing room only.  Contact 337-923-7284 or log onwww.cypressbayou.com for more information.

 

March 29

Pay It Forward Blood Drive supporting four-year-old Ashton Louviere who is battling cancer for the second time. The blood drive is part of an Eagle Scout project. It will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Elite Graphics, 1316 Victor II Boulevard, in Morgan City. For more information, contact Michael Martin at 985-519-7930 between the hours of 3 p.m. and 9 p.m. or email michaeljmartinii@yahoo.com.

 

April 3

Good Friday

 

Easter Egg Hunt hosted by the City of Franklin for children ages 5 to 12 years old will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. in Caffery Park in Franklin.  The event is free and prizes will be awarded.  Contact 337-828-6322 for more information.

 

Friday Night Magic (the Gathering) Standard Deck Tournament at Silver Wolf Comics and Games, 7716 La. 182 E in Morgan City, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Call 985-255-4129 for more information.

 

April 5

Happy Easter!

 

April 8

AGA Masters Cross Country Scramble Golf Tournament will be held with 5 a.m. shotgun start at the Atchafalaya Golf Course at Idlewild in Patterson.  Contact 985-395-4653 or log on www.atchafalayagolf.com for more information.

 

St. Mary Chamber of Commerce Legislative Breakfast will be held from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the Forest in Franklin.  Contact 985-384-3830 or 337-828-5608 for more information.

 

We are now open to the public at our new location! Come by and visit us!
900 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Morgan City, LA 70380
 
800.256.2931 | 985.380.8224 

 

 

 

 

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