THURSDAY

  • TEEN SUMMIT: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Lemann Memorial Center, Donaldsonville. A daylong program for teens.
  • TOTALLY TUBULAR SCIENCE BRACELETS: 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez, 40300 La. 42. (225) 622-3339.
  • SPARKLE CAKE POPS: 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown, 13278 La. 73. Teens will learn how to make cake pops. (225) 673-8699.
  • LOSS AND GRIEF EDUCATION AND SUPPORT: 6 p.m., Sister Vernola conference room, St. Elizabeth Hospital, 1125 W. La. 30, Gonzales. The group helps people go through the grieving process. (225) 621-2906 or fmolhs.org/steh.
  • MEET THE AUTHOR: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville, 500 Mississippi St. Pat Joffrion, author, licensed commercial pilot and U.S. merchant marine captain, will speak on the twists and turns that led him to become a writer. His most recent works are “Complicit” and “Unknown Justice.” Call the library to reserve a spot. (225) 473-8052.

FRIDAY

  • UFOS MAKE AND TAKE: 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.
  • SOCK HOP: noon to 3 p.m, Lamar-Dixon Expo Center gym. Lunch will be served at noon and music and dancing from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at 9039 S. St. Landry Ave. in Gonzales.

SATURDAY

  • LET’S GO FISHING: 7:45 a.m. to noon. Lamar-Dixon Center pond. For boys and girls age 6 and older. A parent or guardian must be present. Sponsored by Ascension Fair Association. Free lunch provided. Register at association’s website, ascensionfair.com. For information, call Anthony Christy at (225) 715-1952; Gloria Burns, (225) 939-6861 or Richard Brown, (225) 571-1021. Must bring rods, reels and bait.

MONDAY

  • DOC MCSTUFFINS PARTY: 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville. To end the summer reading program, the library will host a party dedicated to the famous Doc McStuffins.
  • DR. WHO PARTY: 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Come celebrate the quirky British sci-fi series, Dr. Who.
  • JOB SEARCHING ON THE INTERNET: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales, 708 S. Irma Blvd. (225) 647-3955.

TUESDAY

  • OVERDRIVE CLASS: Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Learn how to use overdrive to check out eBooks. Call the library to register.
  • A GUIDE TO WRITING RESUMÉS: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • LEGACY SUITES GROUND BREAKING: 3 p.m., Legacy Suites, 10533 W. La. 70, St. James. The ceremony is free.
  • DR. WHO PARTY: 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.
  • DOC MCSTUFFINS PARTY: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • GROWING UP — GIRLS: 6 p.m., Sister Vernola conference room, St. Elizabeth Hospital. The class is for preteen girls, ages 9-11, and their moms. Pre-registration is required and cost $15. (225) 621-2906.
  • INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT WORD 2013: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • TEEN OPEN MIC: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown. Teens can perform 10 minutes of material in front of a supportive audience.

WEDNESDAY

  • DOC MCSTUFFINS PARTY: 10:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown.
  • DR. WHO PARTY: 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville.

JULY 31

  • ASCENSION NETWORKING BREAKFAST: 7:30 a.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital. Ascension Business Connection will hold a networking event featuring Dr. Christina Smith, of Sozo Nutritional Health Consulting. She will give a presentation about how stomach health is connected to business health. (225) 621-2906.
  • DOC MCSTUFFINS PARTY: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez.
  • DR. WHO PARTY: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • INTERNET BASICS: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales.
  • LOSS AND GRIEF EDUCATION AND SUPPORT: 6 p.m., Sister Vernola conference room, St. Elizabeth Hospital, 1125 W. La. 30, Gonzales. The group helps people go through the grieving process. (225) 621-2906 or fmolhs.org/steh.