THURSDAY

  • RIBBON CUTTING: 2:30 p.m., Bayou Safety & Supply, 6071 Industrial Drive, Geismar.
  • SCORE : 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch, 13278 La. 73, Geismar. A free small-business counseling and mentoring program.
  • TEEN BOOK CLUB: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez branch, 40300 La. 42, Prairieville.
  • KEEPING BACKYARD CHICKENS FOR EGGS AND ENTERTAINMENT: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.
  • A BLAZE IN THE SPIRIT: 7 p.m., Life Cathedral Worship Center, 2103 S. Philippe Ave., Gonzales. Free public event hosted by Intl. Prelate Dr. Lloyd Benson Sr., World Link of Churches & Ministries.
  • LOSS/GRIEF EDUCATION, SUPPORT MEETING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Vernola conference room, 1125 La. 30 W., 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.

FRIDAY

  • A BLAZE IN THE SPIRIT: 7 p.m., Life Cathedral Worship Center, 2103 S. Philippe Ave., Gonzales. Free public event hosted by Intl. Prelate Dr. Lloyd Benson Sr., World Link of Churches & Ministries.
  • WII AFTERNOON: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch, 500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville.

SATURDAY

  • ASCENSION MUSIC JAM: 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. Lamar-Dixon Expo Center Arena C, 9039 St. Landry Ave., Gonzales. Concerts featuring bands exclusively from Ascension Parish. Bring tents and lawn chairs and enjoy food, drinks and concessions. No coolers or pets allowed. $5 per person.
  • DRAGONS, KNIGHTS AND PRINCESSES, OH MY!: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.

SUNDAY

  • MUSIC IN THE PARK: 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Jambalaya Park, 1015 E. Cornerview, Gonzales. Free concert series.

MONDAY

  • SHARING THE JOURNEY: 11:30 p.m. to 1 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Vernola and Sister Linda conference rooms, Gonzales. Educational program for caregivers to gain helpful knowledge and tools. Learn newfound techniques to improve quality of life for a loved one. Free registration required. Light lunch provided.
  • JORDAN WORLD CIRCUS: 7 p.m., Lamar-Dixon Expo Center. Aerialist, acrobats, rare white tigers, elephants and clowns. $14 - $40. Purchase tickets at eventbrite.com.

TUESDAY

  • INTERNET BASICS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch.
  • GARDENING JACKPOT: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch. Gardening program.
  • FAMILY STORYTIME: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch.

WEDNESDAY

  • A GUIDE TO WRITING RESUMES: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • YOUTH PROGRAM DRAGONS, KNIGHTS AND PRINCESSES, OH MY!: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch.

APRIL 23

  • UNIVERSAL CLASS/ATOMIC TRAINING: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales branch.
  • FOR TEENS GET CRAZY WITH QUELF!: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown branch.
  • BUSINESS PROGRAM: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville branch.
  • LOSS/GRIEF EDUCATION AND SUPPORT MEETING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sister Vernola conference room, 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.