The 11th annual Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast will be held Thursday from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Council on Aging, 949 Government Drive, Denham Springs.

The event is hosted by Denham Springs Mayor Jimmy Durbin and the Kiwanis Club.

For details, visit, or call (225) 664-9343.

DOTD/Juban Road meet

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development holds a meeting for the public on the proposed widening of Juban Road from Interstate 12 to Florida Boulevard and construction of three roundabouts.

The meeting is scheduled Tuesday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Eastside Elementary, 9735 Lockhart Road, Denham Springs.

Veterans meeting

Legacy Hospice of Walker holds a seminar on improving care for veterans who are facing illness and death. The seminar is scheduled May 7 from noon to 4 p.m. at Our Lady of the Lake Livingston in Walker. Seating is limit.

Registration ends Tuesday. To register, contact Lauren Deleon at (225) 667-1340 or

Senior Crime expo

The 17th annual Senior Crime Expo will be held Thursday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Abundant Life Church, 206 Edgewood Drive, Denham Springs.

The expo is sponsored by the Livingston Parish SALT Council. For details, call Sandra Cavalier at (225) 686-3811.

Tickfaw 200

The Tickfaw 200, one of the largest powerboat poker runs in the area, will be all day Saturday and Sunday. For details, visit

LPCC Spring Concert

The 22nd annual Livingston Parish Children’s Choirs Spring Concert will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at Live Oak United Methodist Church, La. 16, Watson.

Tickets are $5. A free nursery will be provided.

For more details, go to

Chamber Business Expo

The Livingston Parish Chamber Business Expo will be held May 7 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Suma Hall, 28975 S. Satsuma Road, Livingston.

The free event will feature food, local businesses, door prizes, and health care screenings. For details, call (225) 665-8155.

Bead Town exhibit

Bead Town exhibit will begin Friday and run through June 17 at the Old City Hall Welcome Center and Museum, 115 Mattie St., Denham Springs. The grand opening will be Friday from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

The museum is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. For information, call (225) 667-7512.

Editor’s note: This column was modified on April 29, 2013, to reflect the correct dates for the Tickfaw 200 event. The Advocate regrets the error.

Contact the Florida Parishes Bureau by phone at (225) 664-9058; by fax at (225) 664-9710; and by email at