The Gonzales Gun and Knife Show is slated for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center.
Buy, sell, trade and browse hundreds of displays of new and old guns, ammo, gun parts, books, knives and more.
Admission is $8 for adults and $2 for children ages 6 to 11. Anyone under 18 will be admitted with a parent only. Law enforcement officers in uniform get in free.
For information, call Classic Arms Productions at (985) 624-8577 or visit capgunshows.com.
Tween corkboard craft
Tweens in fourth through eighth grade can get crafty and design their own corkboards and pushpins at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Gonzales Branch of Ascension Parish Library. Materials will be supplied. Call (225) 647-3955 for information.
“Geaux green” at the Galvez Branch of Ascension Parish Library at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday when Dana Teepell, a member of the Ascension Parish Master Gardener Association, presents a Gardeners Geaux Green workshop for experienced and novice gardeners.
Assisted by local master gardeners Elizabeth Saffell and Aaron Bacala, Teepell will cover organic fertilizers, organic insect control, vermiculture and more. Such organic practices will enhance your garden production and protect the environment. Call (225) 622-3339 to register.
Counseling Center services
Ascension Counseling Center, 1112-A S.E. Ascension Complex in Gonzales and 419 Memorial Drive in Donaldsonville, offers the following monthly support services:
MONDAYS: Adult substance abuse treatment group, 10 a.m. to noon and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Gonzales; and adolescent substance abuse treatment group, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Gonzales.
TUESDAYS: Nurturing Parenting, adult and children groups, 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Gonzales; anger management class, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Gonzales; stop smoking group, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Gonzales; and adult substance abuse treatment group, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Gonzales.
WEDNESDAYS: Adult substance abuse treatment group, 1 p.m., Donaldsonville; adolescent substance abuse treatment group, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Donaldsonville; adult substance abuse treatment group, 10 a.m. to noon and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Gonzales; Living Strong cancer survivors group, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. second Wednesday, Donaldsonville; and Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, 10:30 a.m. to noon third Wednesday, lunch provided, Donaldsonville.
THURSDAYS: Adult substance abuse treatment group, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Gonzales; adolescent substance abuse treatment group, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Gonzales; and anxiety reduction group, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Gonzales.
Call (225) 450-1016 or visit ascensionparish.net/mh for information.