Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 865 Hatchell Lane, Denham Springs, will host a St. Joseph’s Mass at 7 p.m. Friday, followed by the Blessing of the St. Joseph’s Altar. Feeding of the Saints will be at 11 a.m. Saturday. The altar will be on display from noon to 3 p.m. Friday.

Call Rosie Moak at (225) 664-0070.

Hilliard autographs

LSU Tiger Kenny Hilliard will sign free autographs from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Chuck’s Field of Dreams Sports, 28550 La. 43, Albany.

Autographs will be limited to one per person, and a $5 fee will be charged for any items dropped off.

Those attending the signing will be able to take pictures, meet Hilliard and receive a free autograph.

Jambalaya cook-off

The seventh annual Colyell Community Jambalaya Cook-Off will be Saturday at Colyell Ballpark on Perrilloux Road.

Contestants must furnish their ingredients and supplies, organizers said. Ingredients can be precut, they said. Participants must cook a minimum of 3 pounds of rice or more and may use pork, chicken and sausage.

All cooking entrants need to be at the ballpark by 7:30 a.m., and burners are to be lit no earlier than 8 a.m., organizers said. Judges’ plates will be turned in at noon.

Categories to be judged are taste, texture and color. Trophies will be awarded for first, second and third place. All jambalaya dishes will be donated to the public. Contestants will be under a covered pavilion and on concrete. Door prizes will be drawn for cooks. Participants are asked to bring tables and chairs.

To register, call (225) 698-6673 or (225) 276-9241.

Ceremonial Seder

Celebrate a Ceremonial Seder at 5 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at St. Margaret Catholic Church, 30300 Catholic Hall Road, Albany. The cost is $15 per person, and reservations are required by Sunday, organizers said.

Seder plates include roasted egg, parsley, roasted lamb, charoset (chopped apples and nuts) and bitter herbs (horseradish.) The Seder will include a meal after the ceremony with strawberry balsamic salad, blackened chicken, tasso pasta and bread pudding.

To register or for information, call the church at (225) 567-3573.

Hebrew classes

Hebrew with ancient pictographs and the modern alphabet will be taught by instructor Buz Tremé at 7 p.m. Tuesday at King’s Harvest Fellowship, 9360 Florida Blvd., Walker.

Call (225) 791-3063 or email

3-D art class

Youths ages 8 to 18 can take the Watson Library’s 3-D art class at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. Participants will follow basic techniques to learn how to draw images, library officials said.

Registration is required by calling (225) 664-3963 or register online at

Fish fry

St. Margaret Catholic Church’s local Catholic Daughters will host a fish fry Friday, March 20, at 30300 Catholic Hall Road, Albany. Tickets can be purchased at the parish office or from a member of the organization.

More details are available at

LYFC car show

Livingston Youth and Family Counseling will host its third annual LYFC car show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 21, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 865 Hatchell Lane, Denham Springs. Lunch plates with a soft drink will cost $10.

LYFC has served Livingston Parish for more than 30 years and is dedicated to helping prevent and resolve problems through affordable, professional mental health counseling, members said in a news release.

Contact Olin Hall at (225) 590-4634 or www.lyf

Contact the Florida Parishes bureau by phone at (225) 664-9058; by fax at (225) 664-9710; and by email at