THURSDAY

  • INTRO TO MICROSOFT POWERPOINT 2013: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch, 708 S. Irma Blvd.
  • SCORE BUSINESS COUNSELING: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch, 13278 La. 73.
  • MARDI GRAS BEAD MOSAICS: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch, 500 Mississippi St.
  • ANXIETY REDUCTION GROUP: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.
  • ADOLESCENT SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT GROUP: 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.
  • TEEN BOOK CLUB: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez branch, 40300 La. 42, Prairieville.
  • LOSS AND GRIEF SUPPORT MEETING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Vernola conference room, 1125 W. La. 30, Gonzales.
  • ADULT SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT GROUP: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.

FRIDAY

  • LIBRARY CLOSED FOR STAFF MEETING: 8:30 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Library, all locations. Will reopen at 1:30 p.m.
  • COMMUNITY/HEALTH FAIR: 9 a.m. to noon, River Parishes Community College, 925 W. Edenborne Parkway. (225) 743-8500. Prize drawings, health screenings and local businesses will be available.
  • WII AFTERNOON: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch.
  • ST. JOHN FESTIVAL: 6 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 15208 La. 73, Prairieville. Games, rides, face painting, food and more will be available.

SATURDAY

  • EXPLORE YOUR HERITAGE: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch. A family, friendly, fun day-long exploration of ancestors and celebration of the cultures that shaped Ascension history. Lunch provided by Jambalaya Festival Association.
  • ST. JOHN FESTIVAL: 1 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 15208 La. 73, Prairieville. Games, rides, face painting, food and more will be available.
  • 2016 CUTTING HORSE SHOW: Lamar-Dixon Expo Center, 9039 S. St. Landry Ave., Gonzales.

SUNDAY

  • ST. JOHN FESTIVAL: 11 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 15208 La. 73, Prairieville. Games, rides, face painting, food and more will be available.
  • 2016 CUTTING HORSE SHOW: Lamar-Dixon Expo Center, 9039 S. St. Landry Ave., Gonzales.
  • MUSIC IN THE PARK – GEORGE BELL AND FRIENDS: 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Jambalaya Park, 1015 E. Cornerview, Gonzales, Free weekly concert series. Open to the public.

MONDAY

  • ADULT SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT GROUP: 10 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.
  • ADOLESCENT SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT GROUP: 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.
  • THE JORDAN WORLD CIRCUS 2016: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Lamar-Dixon Expo Center, 9039 S. St. Landry Ave., Gonzales.

TUESDAY

  • ANGER MANAGEMENT CLASS: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.
  • STOP SMOKING GROUP: 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.
  • NURTURING PARENTING, ADULT & CHILDREN GROUPS: 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.
  • GROWING UP GIRLS — A CLASS FOR PRETEEN GIRLS: 6 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Vernola conference room, 1125 W. La. 30, Gonzales. Help your daughter understand the physical and emotional changes she will experience as she goes through puberty. For girls ages 9-11 and their moms. Registration required. $15.
  • ADULT SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT GROUP: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.
  • COFFEE & CRAFTS — STRAY SOCK SEWING: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez branch.
  • TEEN OPEN MIC: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.

WEDNESDAY

  • RIBBON-CUTTING CEREMONY: 10:30 a.m., Agave Blue Tequila & Taco Bar, 17097 Airline Highway, Suite 101, Prairieville.
  • GRANDPARENTS RAISING GRANDCHILDREN: 10:30 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 419 Memorial Drive, Donaldsonville.
  • ADULT SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT GROUP: 1 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 419 Memorial Drive, Donaldsonville.
  • ADOLESCENT SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT GROUP: 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 419 Memorial Drive, Donaldsonville.
  • LIVING STRONG CANCER SURVIVORS GROUP: 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, Donaldsonville.
  • ADULT SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT GROUP: 10 p.m. to noon and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.
  • LIBRARY BOARD MEETING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch.

APRIL 28

  • ANXIETY REDUCTION GROUP: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.
  • ADOLESCENT SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT GROUP: 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.
  • LOSS AND GRIEF SUPPORT MEETING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Vernola conference room, 1125 W. La. 30, Gonzales.
  • ADULT SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT GROUP: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112-A SE Ascension Complex, Gonzales.
  • HEALTHY COMMUNITY SERIES: 6:30 p.m., LeBlanc’s Frais Marche, 14635 U.S. 61, Gonzales. Topic is gluten allergies. Join Dr. Elizabeth Bollinger and Karla Millet from St. Elizabeth Physician Group for an informative and educational session. To register, (225) 673-4255.