THURSDAY

  • 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.
  • FUN WITH MRS. CLAUS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library Gonzales branch, 708 S. Irma Blvd.
  • LOSS AND GRIEF SUPPORT MEETING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Vernola conference room, 1125 W. La. 30, Gonzales. For those who have experienced loss of any kind. Facilitated by the Grief Recovery Center to help through the grieving process.

FRIDAY

  • LEGO CLUB: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Ascension Parish Library Donaldsonville branch, 500 Mississippi St.

SATURDAY

  • HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Cabela’s, 2200 W. Cabela’s Parkway, Gonzales. Last chance to shop before Christmas. Customers can fly different drones or sample holiday sausage sets and fudge.
  • ALL WRAPPED UP FOR THE HOLIDAYS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library Dutchtown branch,
  • ART GUMBO MARKET: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Houma’s House Plantation, 40136 La. 942, Darrow. The market includes complimentary food tasting from Latil’s Landing Restaurant. Café Burnside, on the grounds at Houmas House, is open for casual dining.
  • CHRISTMAS CAROLING: 12:30 p.m., Railroad Avenue, Donaldsonville.
  • DONALDSONVILLE CHRISTMAS PARADE: 2 p.m., Begins at Lala Baseball Park and travels down Marchand Drive to Railroad Avenue and ends at Crescent Park in Donaldsonville.

SUNDAY

  • HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Cabela’s, 2200 W. Cabela’s Parkway, Gonzales. Last chance to shop before Christmas.

TUESDAY

  • COFFEE & CRAFTS — SNOWMEN ORNAMENTS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library Galvez branch.
  • FUN WITH MRS. CLAUS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library Donaldsonville branch.

DEC. 24

  • CLOSURE: All Ascension Parish Library locations will remain closed in observance of Christmas. Normal hours will resume Dec. 28.