THURSDAY

  • LAP-SIT STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales, 708 S. Irma Blvd., Gonzales; and Dutchtown, 13278 La. 73, Geismar.
  • TAI JI QUAN: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • BILINGUAL STORY TIME: 11 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • BOOK CLUB: noon to 1 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville, 500 Mississippi St.
  • SUPER HERO SIGNALS: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville.
  • 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. Free registration. Meets every Thursday.

BOOK CLUB: 6:30 P.M. TO 7:30 P.M., ASCENSION PARISH LIBRARY, DUTCHTOWN, GONZALES AND GALVEZ BRANCHES, 40300 LA. 42, PRAIRIEVILLE.

SHREK: 7:30 P.M., DUTCHTOWN HIGH SCHOOL CAFETERIA. CENTER STAGE PERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY STAGES “SHREK” JULY 2-5 AND JULY 9-12. SHOWS AT 7:30 P.M., WITH 2 P.M. MATINEES ON SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS. FOR TICKETS, CALL (225) 644-4242.

FRIDAY

  • All Ascension Parish Library branches will remained closed for Independence Day.
  • FIREWORKS ON THE RIVER: 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Crescent Park food vendors, drinks, fireworks, music featuring The Avenue Cruisers and Allison Collins Band.

MONDAY

  • SUPERHERO CAPE: 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.
  • TOTAL JOINT REPLACEMENT EDUCATION CLASS: 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Linda Conference Room. Monthly classes are held to provide people with an opportunity to meet others electing to have knee or hip replacement surgery and to meet the team of health professionals at St. Elizabeth Hospital who will guide patients through the process from preadmission to rehabilitation.
  • DIY WINGED SHOES: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.
  • MAD SCIENCE: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville.
  • SUPERHERO CAPE: 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.
  • JOB SEARCHING ON THE INTERNET: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • MINECRAFT PARTY: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.

TUESDAY

  • SCORE: 9 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • TAI JI QUAN: 10:30 am to 11:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • ALZHEIMER’S SERVICES OF THE CAPITAL AREA CAREGIVER NETWORK: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Vernola conference room. Monthly supportive meetings for caregivers to network.
  • “ROBIN HOOD” WITH HAMPSTEAD STAGE COMPANY: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.
  • INTRODUCTION TO BLOGGER: 11 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • “ROBIN HOOD” WITH HAMPSTEAD STAGE COMPANY: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • STAGE COMBAT WORKSHOP WITH HAMPSTEAD STAGE COMPANY: 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • POP ART PORTRAITS: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.
  • COMIC ART ACCESSORIES: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville.
  • SUPER HERO SIGNALS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.
  • DIABETES — A HEALTHIER LA STARTS WITH YOU: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., St. Elizabeth Wellness Clinic, 1937 S. Burnside Ave., Gonzales. Dr. Hsia, pediatric and adult endocrinologist from Pennington Biomedical Research Center, will discuss the latest research for diabetes and pre-diabetes.
  • CREATE A BIRD-FRIENDLY BACKYARD: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.

WEDNESDAY

  • TODDLER STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, all branches.
  • PRESCHOOL STORY TIME: 11 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Library Gonzales, Galvez and Dutchtown branches.
  • MINECRAFT PARTY: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.
  • COMIC BOOK TRIVIA: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.

MAD SCIENCE: 6 P.M. TO 7 P.M., ASCENSION PARISH LIBRARY, GONZALES.

JULY 9

  • INTERNET BASICS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • PRESCHOOL PROGRAM LAP-SIT STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales and Dutchtown.
  • TAI JI QUAN: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • RIBBON CUTTING: 11 a.m., Tureau & Tureau, APLC, 12320 La. 44, Suite 3C, Gonzales.
  • MICROSOFT EXPERIENCE CENTER: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Chamber of Commerce Office, 1006 W. La. 30, Gonzales. A hands-on introduction to Windows and the new Office as well as a variety of other Microsoft technologies.
  • COMIC ART ACCESSORIES: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.
  • POP ART PORTRAITS 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville.
  • 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. Free registration. Meets every Thursday
  • PAJAMA STORY TIME: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library Gonzales and Galvez branches.