THURSDAY

  • HOMETOWN HEROES: 9 a.m., Cabela’s, 2200 W. Cabela’s Parkway, Gonzales. Store recognizes dedication of those that serve and protect the country and community. All veterans, active-duty military, reserves, law enforcement, fire and EMS receive discount on virtually all items in store upon presenting service identification.

INTERNET BASICS: 10 A.M., ASCENSION PARISH LIBRARY, GONZALES BRANCH, 708 S. IRMA AVE., GONZALES.

TAI JI QUAN: 10:30 A.M., ASCENSION PARISH LIBRARY, GONZALES BRANCH.

  • PAJAMA STORY TIME: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales and Galvez branches 40300 La. 42, Prairieville.
  • CHAMBER MONTHLY MEMBERS LUNCHEON: 11:30 p.m. to 1 p.m., Elegant Affairs, 14190 U.S. 61, Gonzales. Lunch with fellow business leaders of the Ascension community. Sponsored by Essential Federal Credit Union.
  • LOSS AND GRIEF EDUCATION AND 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 that have experienced loss of any kind. Facilitated by the Grief Recovery Center to help through the grieving process. Free registration. Meets every Thursday.

SATURDAY

  • GOSPEL IN THE PARK: noon, Jambalaya Park, 120 S. Irma Blvd., Gonzales. Outdoor music concert series.

CLASSIC ARMS GUN AND KNIFE SHOW: NOON, LAMAR-DIXON EXPO CENTER, 9039 S. ST. LANDRY ROAD, GONZALES. APPROXIMATELY 65 TO 70 VENDORS BUY, TRADE AND SELL A VARIETY OF GUNS, KNIVES AND ACCESSORIES. BRING YOUR GUN AND TRADE. SEE HUNDREDS OF DISPLAYS OF NEW AND OLD GUNS, AMMO,GUN PARTS, BOOKS, KNIVES, JEWELRY, CAMOUFLAGE, MILITERIA AND RELATED ITEMS AT DISCOUNT PRICES. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT CLASSIC ARMS PRODUCTIONS, (985) 624-8577, OR VISIT WWW.CAPGUNSHOWS.COM $8 ADULTS, $2 CHILDREN AGES 6 TO 11, UNDER 18 ADMITTED WITH PARENT ONLY. LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS IN UNIFORM ADMITTED FREE.

SUNDAY

  • CLASSIC ARMS GUN AND KNIFE SHOW: noon, Lamar-Dixon Expo Center. Contact Classic Arms Productions, (985) 624-8577, or visit www.capgunshows.com $8 Adults, $2 children ages 6 to 11, Under 18 admitted with parent only. Law Enforcement officers in uniform admitted free.
  • TUESDAY
  • TAI JI QUAN: Moving for Better Balance: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • BOOKS AND BRUSHES: Paint a tropical sunset: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch, 500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville.

WEDNESDAY

  • INTRODUCTION TO BLOGGER: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • CHAMBER 101: 8 a.m. to 9 a.m., Ascension Chamber Office, 1006 W. La. 30, Gonzales.

MAY 21

  • TAI JI QUAN: Moving for Better Balance: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • SCORE: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch, 13278 La. 73, Geismar. Free small business counseling and mentoring.
  • TEEN BOOK CLUB: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez branch.
  • TRIVIAL PURSUIT: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.
  • LOSS AND GRIEF EDUCATION AND 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 that have experienced loss of any kind. Facilitated by the Grief Recovery Center to help through the grieving process. Free registration. Meets every Thursday.