Sunday, June 1

Dallas Holm in Concert: 6 p.m., The River Ministries International, 7615 La. 1 S. Call (225) 907-4664.



Women’s Conference, ALIVE 2014: 6:30 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. Saturday. Impact Christian Center, 2403 Harris St. Women Who Worship Women’s Conference is open to all women. There will be praise and worship teams, praise dancers, live poetry and worship. Registration will cover breakfast and lunch on Saturday and a gift for all who give $10 or more in advance. Space is limited.

Baton Rouge


clothing Drive: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mount Herman Baptist Church, 1293 N. 36th St. The Women’s Society will host the drive for summer clothing. (225) 346-0824.

Wealth Builders: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Star Hill, 1400 N. Foster Drive. The workshop is free and refreshments will be provided, along with door prizes. (225) 925-3133.

Church Anniversary: 11 a.m., Fairview Baptist Church, 1636 Braddock St. The church will celebrate its 80th anniversary, with guest speaker the Rev. Johnny Johnson Jr. (225) 774-5565.


Worship services: 9 a.m., Mount Moriah Family Baptist Church, 15366 Old Hammond Highway.

Founders Day Service: 10 a.m., Wesley United Methodist Church, 544 Government St. The church will celebrate 148 years. Guest speaker will be Walter M. Kimbrough. (225) 343-8421.

Church Anniversary: 11 a.m., St. John Baptist Church, 820 New Rafe Meyer Road. The Rev. Charles Burris Jr. will speak about “114 Years: Living Beyond the Limits through Christ.”

25th Anniversary Services: Noon First Emanuel Baptist Church, 1933 Woodale Drive. 25th anniversary services for the Rev. Charles J. Southall III. Speaker will be Pastor Gerald Vinnett, of Fifth African Baptist Church in St. Rose.


Alumni of the Year and Warrior Sword Awards: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Ashley Manor, 14214 Old Hammond Highway. The event will honor the St. Michael Alumni of the Year.

Saturday, May 31

Summer Camp Registration: 11 a.m., Ravens All Faith Church, 1913 North St. Registration for children ages 3-11. Camp hours will be 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Extended-day hours are 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and are available at an additional fee. Breakfast, lunch and a snack will be provided. Cost is $25, nonrefundable and includes a shirt. (225) 448-3454.

Sunday, June 1

Holy Communion Service: 7 a.m., Israelite Baptist Church, 1841 Thomas H Delpit Drive. (225) 344-3553 or

Worship services: 9 a.m., Mount Moriah Family Baptist Church, 15366 Old Hammond Highway.

Lord Supper Worship: 9 a.m., Ravens All Faith Church, 1913 North St. (225) 571-1179.

Gospel Saturday: 6 p.m., ACTS Outreach Ministries, 6892 Hooper Road, The event will include gospel music and food. (225) 246-0374.

Tuesday, June 3

Summer Enrichment Program: 8 a.m., Gloryland Baptist Church, 2575 Michelli Drive. The program, which will be held from June 3 through July 25, will include reading, cultural and social enrichment activities, music, library visits and field trips. Breakfast, lunch and snack will be provided daily and after-care is also available. The camp is for pre-K to middle school youngsters. Registration is $60 and includes a shirt. Special rates are available for two or more children. (225) 356-0577.

Saturday, June 7

Intensive Workshop: 10 a.m., Elevate Church of Baton Rouge (Miracle Place Church-Central), 9466 Greenwell Springs Road. “So I Am” three-hours intensive worship workshop.

Vacation Bible School workshop: 10 a.m., The Women of McKowen Baptist Church, 1255 Louise St. The workshop features an overview of The Jesus Connection, planning and preparation skills for VBS directors and staff, tips for recruiting, training, budgeting and safety considerations and ways to effectively teach the program for every age level.

Chronic Illness Support Group: 11 a.m. to noon, St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 12663 Perkins Road. HopeKeepers of Baton Rouge is a nondenominational support group for anyone affected by chronic pain or illness, mental or physical. (225) 337-1633.

Denham Springs

Friday, June 6-7

Fish Fry & Garage Sale: Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 865 Hatchell Lane. CommUnity Hands of Livingston Parish will hold the fish fry from 5-7 p.m. June 6. Cost is $7 per plate. A garage sale will be held from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday and 7 a.m. to noon on Saturday under the Parish Pavilion. (225) 937-1225.



Homecoming: Noon, Fairview Baptist Church, 5375 Green Briar Road. The guest speaker will be Pastor Washington, of St. Mark Baptist Church.



Crop Celebration 2014: 9 a.m., Immanuel Baptist Church, 1503 Pecan St. The event is Hammond’s 7th Annual two-day scrapbooking/paper-crafting event. Crop Celebration will include personal cropping space, scrapbook vendors, a souvenir bag, make-n-take and demos. There will be food, workshops, a swap table to share or donate unwanted supplies, a page layout/card silent auction and prizes.



Vacation Bible School: St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, 400 Camellia Blvd. The theme is “Imagine and Build with God.” The free camp, for children, grades pre-K to fifth, will include Bible study, music, games, crafts and snacks. The school runs from June 23-27. (985) 643-4531.

French Service: 10:30 a.m., St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, 400 Camellia Blvd. The service will include prayer, hymns and anthems in French accompanied by various instruments such as violins, the viola, cello and more. (337) 984-3848.



Pastor Anniversary: 1 p.m., Little Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 12144 La. 416. Ten-year Anniversary Celebration for the Rev. Jeffery Jackson and first lady Minister Toni Jackson. Guest pastor will be the Rev. Alando G. O’Conner Sr., of New Freedom Missionary Baptist Church in Baton Rouge. Minister of music Arthur Gremillion and the church choir will perform. (225) 205-0976 or (225) 588-7639.


Monday, June 2

Marketplace Vacation Bible School: 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., River Community Church, 36367 Perkins Road. The camp is for children, grades kindergarten to fifth. The theme will take them back in time to a marketplace in 29 A.D. During the week of June 2-6, children will be part of a tribe in Judea and experience first-hand stories from the Bible. Registration deadline is May 26 and space is limited. Call (318) 416-3768.

St. Francisville


Family and Friends Day Worship Service: 2 p.m., Magnolia Full Gospel Baptist Church, 7910 U.S. 61 N. Pastor Errol Domingue will be the special guest.



concert: 7 p.m., First Assembly of God Church, 9027 La. 190. Country singer Hunter Erwin will perform. Admission is free. A lover offering will be taken to benefit Faith Employees Data, a nonprofit ministry that help the unemployed find work. (225) 664-3163.