The final market in Clinton for 2017 is from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 2 at the Courthouse Square. The market is a great opportunity to do a little holiday shopping without all of the hustle and bustle, whether you need fresh yard eggs for holiday baking, fresh fruit and veggies or pickled okra as a condiment on your holiday table, or a rabbit for jambalaya.
St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church, 5956 La. 19, Ethel, and its pastor, the Rev. Joseph Washington, present "What Do You Think of Christ," at 10:30 a.m. Sunday Dec. 10 and 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11.
The Clinton Christmas parade starts at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, and will be followed by the Reindeer Races.
Grace Episcopal events
Join Grace Episcopal on Sunday, Dec. 3, for Holy Eucharist at 7:30 a.m. and at 10 a.m. a Festival of Lessons and Carols service is planned, which will include six lessons, a number of carols the choir is working on, and Holy Communion.
The New Hope Baptist Church, 1405 La. 409, Slaughter, will be celebrating the 11th anniversary of its pastor, the Rev. Dr. James M. Turner, at 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 3. The Rev. Joseph Quincy and the congregation of New Galilee Baptist Church will be special guests.
From 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 2, Audubon State Historic Site, St. Francisville, will have a Dickens of a Christmas. The plantation shows off seasonal decorations and costumed guides accompany visitors through the candlelit Oakley House. Visitors can taste what's cooking in the kitchen, enjoy the yearly Christmas dance or listen to live period music. For information, (225) 635.3739.
Peace on Earth
Wilson's annual Christmas Parade is 11 a.m. Dec. 16. The theme will be "Peace on Earth."
Lineup starts at Carruth Road by 10:45 a.m. Anyone interested in taking part can call (225) 629-5415 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. There is no fee to enter.