THURSDAY

  • ASCENSION 4-H PET SHOW: Registration is at 5:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color30 p.m. and show begins at 6 p.mText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color., Lamar Dixon 4-H Building, 9039 St. Landry Road, GonzalesText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color. The show is open to all Ascension Parish 4-H members. The main categories are cats, dogs and other pets. All categories have subcategories such as longest tail and brightest color. Each category has a best dressed competition. The pet show has aText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color $1 entry fee. The concession stand sales benefit the Ascension Parish 4-H Livestock Club. For more information, call Ascension 4-H office at (225) 621-5799.

SMALL-BUSINESS COUNSELING AND MENTORING: 1 P.M. TO 4 P.M., ASCENSION PARISH LIBRARY, DUTCHTOWN BRANCH, 13278 LA. 73, GEISMAR.

TEEN BOOK CLUB: 5:30 P.M. TO 6:30 P.M., ASCENSION PARISH LIBRARY, GALVEZ BRANCH, 40300 LA. 42, PRAIRIEVILLE.

LEGO CLUB: 6 P.M. TO 7 P.M., ASCENSION PARISH LIBRARY, GONZALES BRANCH, 708 SOUTH IRMA BLVD., GONZALES .

LOSS AND GRIEF EDUCATION AND SUPPORT MEETING: 6 P.M. TO 7 P.M., ST. ELIZABETH HOSPITAL, SR. VERNOLA CONFERENCE ROOM, 1125 LA. 30 W., GONZALES. OPEN TO ANYONE WHO HAS EXPERIENCED LOSS OF ANY KIND. THE SUPPORT GROUP IS FACILITATED BY THE GRIEF RECOVERY CENTER. REGISTRATION NOT REQUIRED. FREE.

FRIDAY

  • STICK HORSE RODEO: Registration is at 6Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color p.m. and show begins at 6:30 p.mText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color., Lamar-Dixon 4-H Building, 9039 St. Landry Road, GonzalesText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color. Classes are Buckin’ Horse, Buckin’ Bull, Flag Race, and Barrel Racing. Show is open to ages 11 and under. $5. For more information, call the Ascension 4-H office at (225) 621-5799.

SATURDAY

  • LIVESTOCK SHOW: 8 a.m., Lamar Dixon 4-H Building, 9039 St. Landry Road, Gonzales. There will be cattle, sheep, goats, swine, rabbits, and poultry exhibited at the show. The show is open to the public for spectating. For more information, call the Ascension 4-H office at (225) 621-5799.

MONDAY

  • CLOSURE: All Ascension Parish Library branches will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular business hours will resume Tuesday.

TUESDAY

  • CANNING AND PRESERVING FRUITS AND VEGGIES: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Libary, Galvez branchText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color.

MOTHER GOOSE TEACHES MONEY: 6:30 P.M. TO 7:30 P.M., ASCENSION PARISH LIBARY, DONALDSONVILLE BRANCH, 500 MISSISSIPPI ST., DONALDSONVILLE. PRESCHOOL PROGRAM.

WEDNESDAY

  • INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT WORD 2013: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Libary, Gonzales branch.

JAN. 22

  • COFFEE AND CRAFTS — SCRAPBOOKING:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Libary, Dutchtown branch.
  • STARTING AND FINANCING A SMALL BUSINESS : 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Libary, Galvez branchText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color.