Scott McKay and Melissa Landry will speak at the February Ascension GOP Roundtable, sponsored by Ascension Republican Women, on Feb. 18 at Galvez Seafood, 40306 La. 42, Suite 9, in Prairieville.

A meet-and-greet begins at 11:30 a.m., followed by the program at noon. The event is open to the public and guests are welcome.

McKay, the featured speaker, is the publisher of The Hayride, an Internet political newspaper. Landry is the executive director of Louisiana Lawsuit Abuse Watch, a nonpartisan, nonprofit, citizen watchdog group focused on civil justice issues in Louisiana.

Republican candidates are welcome to meet and greet with guests at all ARW events.

Cost for lunch, including tax and gratuity, is $16. Reservations are requested; call (225) 644-5728 or email