THURSDAY

  • LAP-SIT STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch, 708 S. Irma Blvd., Gonzales; and Dutchtown branch, 13278 La. 73, Geismar.
  • CHAMBER MONTHLY MEMBERS LUNCHEON: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Elegant Affairs, 14190 U.S. 61, Gonzales. Ascension Chamber of Commerce meets, $15 admission for members. $25 admission for nonmembers. Contact Kelly Bourgeois, info@ascensionchamber.com.
  • LOUISIANA SPORTSMAN SHOW: 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Lamar-Dixon Expo Center, 9039 S. St. Landry Road, Gonzales. Louisiana’s largest hunting and fishing show. Highlights include an indoor boat show, display of ATVs and off-road vehicles, 3-D archery range and more. Visit louisianasportsmanshow.com for daily schedule of events, exhibitors, sponsorships, jambalaya and cracklin cook-off tournament entry forms. For RV reservations, (225) 450-4009.
  • BINGO FOR BABIES: 5:30 p.m., Knight of Columbus Hall, Irma Boulevard, Gonzales. Bingo event to raise money for March of Dimes. Tickets are $15 per person, over 21 only, and can be purchased at City Hall, online at marchofdimes.org/Louisiana/events/events.html or by calling (225) 249-5082.
  • PAJAMA STORY TIME: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales and Galvez branches, 40300 La. 42, Prairieville.
  • BEGINNER CROCHET: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch, 500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville.
  • STARTING AND FINANCING A SMALL BUSINESS: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.

MARCH 13

  • RIBBON CUTTING: 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Foote Family Dental Care, 328 S. Burnside Ave., Gonzales.
  • LOUISIANA SPORTSMAN SHOW: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Lamar-Dixon Expo Center, 9039 S. St. Landry Road, Gonzales.
  • March 14
  • ACT PRACTICE TEST: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • LOUISIANA SPORTSMAN SHOW: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Lamar-Dixon Expo Center, 9039 S. St. Landry Road, Gonzales.
  • YOUTH PROGRAM LEGO CLUB: 11 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.

MARCH 15

  • LOUISIANA SPORTSMAN SHOW: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Lamar-Dixon Expo Center.

MARCH 16

  • BUSINESS BOOSTER BOWLING TOURNAMENT: 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Premier Lanes, 1414 N. U.S. 61, Gonzales. Registration is $225 for teams of four. Includes pizza, soft drinks and a $10 Malco movie pass.

MARCH 17

  • MANAGING CONCERNS ABOUT FALLS: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • CRAFTING TOGETHER—MONOGRAMS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • GARDENING IN ASCENSION PARISH: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. A program on native plants.
  • FAMILY STORY TIME: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch.

MARCH 18

  • TODDLER STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, all locations.
  • PRESCHOOL STORY TIME: 11 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales, Galvez, and Dutchtown branches.
  • RIBBON CUTTING: 11 a.m. to noon, Investar Bank, 17122 Commerce Centre Drive, Prairieville.
  • INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT WORD 2013: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.

MARCH 19

  • LAP-SIT STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales and Dutchtown branches.
  • BILINGUAL STORY TIME: 11 a.m. to noon, Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • SCORE FREE SMALL BUSINESS COUNSELING AND MENTORING: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.
  • TEEN BOOK CLUB: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez branch.
  • WOMEN IN UNIFORM—THEN AND NOW: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • BEGINNER CROCHET: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch.