Thursday

Disney Pixar “Cars” End of Summer Party: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.

Loss and Grief Support Meeting: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Vernola conference room, 1125 W. La. 30, Gonzales.

Friday

Make and Take Craft: 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Children can create stars and stripes bug magnets

Shark Party: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.

Teen Christmas in July: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville and Galvez.

July Fireworks Balloons and Boom: 6 p.m. to 11 p.m., fairgrounds, Donaldsonville. There will be a fashion show, hot air balloon glow, and music by King Paka Yae band. Food and beverage booths will be available. No food, ice chests or beverages may be brought onto the site.

Saturday

July Fireworks Balloons and Boom: 1 p.m. to 11 p.m., fairgrounds, Donaldsonville. There will be music by Cafe au Lait band and The American Kids band. Food and beverage booths will be available. Fireworks show will begin at 9 p.m. No food, ice chests or beverages may be brought onto the site.

Cajun Country Jam - Fair and Car Show: Lamar-Dixon Expo Center Tickets are $25 in advance or $35 at the gate. Admission free for ages 2 and under. Tickets are available online at ticketmaster.com.

Monday

Adult Substance Abuse Treatment Group: 10 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112A S.E. Ascension Complex Blvd., 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, 1112A S.E. Ascension Complex Blvd., Gonzales.

Tuesday

SCORE Counseling and Mentoring: 9 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.

Youth Bingo: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville and Dutchtown. Pre-K through first grade.

Youth Bingo: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville and Dutchtown. Second grade through fifth grade.

Life-sized Battleship: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.

Anger Management Class: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112A S.E. Ascension Complex Blvd., Gonzales.

Stop Smoking Group: 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112A S.E. Ascension Complex Blvd., Gonzales.

Nurturing Parenting, Adult and Children Groups: 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112A S.E. Ascension Complex Blvd., Gonzales.

Adult Substance Abuse Treatment Group: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112A S.E. Ascension Complex Blvd., Gonzales.

Wednesday

Adult Substance Abuse Treatment group: 10 a.m. to noon and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Ascension Parish Counseling Center, 1112A S.E. Ascension Complex Blvd., Gonzales.

Toddler Storytime: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, all locations.

Preschool Storytime: 11 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales, Galvez, and Dutchtown branches.

Teen Christmas in July: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.

Kokusaika: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.

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.

July 7

Babytime Storytime: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales, Galvez, and Dutchtown branches.

Fox and Branch: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville.

Library Book Club: noon to 1 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville.

Fox and Branch: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.

Library Book Club: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown, Gonzales, and Galvez branches.