THURSDAY

  • TAI JI QUAN MOVING FOR BETTER BALANCE: 10:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch, 708 S. Irma Ave., Gonzales.
  • BOOK CLUB: Noon, Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch, 500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville.
  • SUNSHINE FESTIVAL: Noon, Louisiana Fair Grounds, Donaldsonville. Carnival rides, games and food vendors.
  • SUPER HERO BOTTLE CAP NECKLACES: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch.

LOSS AND GRIEF MEETING: 6 P.M. TO 7 P.M., ST. ELIZABETH HOSPITAL, SISTER VERNOLA CONFERENCE ROOM, ST. ELIZABETH HOSPITAL, 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, GONZALES, DUTCHTOWN, 13278 LA. 73, GEISMAR, AND GALVEZ BRANCHES, 40300 LA. 42, PRAIRIEVILLE.

FRIDAY

  • MAKE-AND-TAKE CRAFT — SUPERHERO MASKS: 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.
  • CAMP APPLE: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez branch.
  • BEHIND THE MASK —SUPERHEROES AT PLAY: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch.
  • TWEEN SPA DAY: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • MAKE AND TAKE CRAFT —SUPERHERO MASKS: 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.

SATURDAY

  • SUNSHINE FESTIVAL: Noon, Louisiana Fair Grounds, Donaldsonville. Carnival rides, games and food vendors. Rob Taylor of NBC’s “The Voice” will perform.
  • WOMEN’S TAGGING WORKSHOP: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Cabela’s 2200 W. Cabela’s Parkway, Gonzales. LDWF Office of Fisheries biologists will instruct 30 women participants in fish identification, fish tagging methods, best fish handling practices, preparing fishing equipment, basic fishing skills, as well as catching, cleaning, storing and cooking fish. Some participants also will get the chance to apply their newly learned skills on an overnight fishing trip to Grand Isle under the direction of LDWF Office of Fisheries biologists. Interested women may register at the CCA Louisiana website www.cabelas.com

SUNDAY

  • SUNSHINE FESTIVAL: noon, Louisiana Fair Grounds, Donaldsonville. Carnival rides, games and food vendors.
  • AUTO & MANUAL PFD: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Cabela’s, 2200 W. Cabela’s Parkway, Gonzales. Outfitters will be showing the difference between both types of personal flotation devices for boating or kayaking.
  • GOPRO CAMERAS: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Cabela’s. Outfitters will show you how to set up camp kitchens and what accessories to choose from.

MONDAY

  • A MATTER OF BALANCE — MANAGING CONCERNS ABOUT FALLS: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • FLORAL HAIR CLIPS: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.
  • NINJA TURTLE WALLETS: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch.
  • STAR WARS PARTY: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez branch.

TUESDAY

  • 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 a variety of other Microsoft technologies. Free for chamber members.
  • TAI JI QUAN: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • SUPER HERO BOTTLE CAP NECKLACES: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • SCORE: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.
  • BEHIND THE MASK— SUPERHEROES AT PLAY: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez branch.
  • PAJAMA STORY TIME: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown and Donaldsonville branches.

WEDNESDAY

  • A MATTER OF BALANCE: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • TEEN SPA DAY: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.
  • NINJA TURTLE WALLETS: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez branch.

JUNE 11

  • TAI JI QUAN: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • STAR WARS PARTY: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch.
  • PAJAMA STORY TIME: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales and Galvez branches.
  • MAKE-AND-TAKE CRAFT FOR FATHER’S DAY: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.
  • LOSS AND GRIEF SUPPORT MEETING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Vernola conference room, St. Elizabeth Hospital, 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.