Top Livingston Parish teachers and principals will be honored May 21 at two events.
Teachers of the Year Amanda Robinson, Doyle Elementary School; Troy Glorioso, Springfield Middle; and Delanea Gates Live Oak High; and Principals of the Year Debbie Tate, Albany Upper Elementary; Bryan Tyler Wax, Denham Springs Junior High; and Jason St. Pierre, Walker High; will be honed during a 6 p.m. reception at the Livingston Parish Public Schools Special Education Auditorium.
The principals and teachers will be honored later that day during the School Board meeting, which starts at 7 p.m.
VFW plans trip to Philly
Interested in traveling to Philadelphia and Amish Country?
The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7017 VFW Travelers group is planning a trip to Lancaster and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania June 6-14.
Those taking part will travel on a motor coach bus, a news release from the group said.
The trip includes a guided tour of Amish Country and stop at Hershey Chocolate World.
The cost of the trip is $745 per person for double occupancy and $985 for single occupancy and includes 14 meals.
For information, call Debbie Sutton at (225) 665-2930 or Vi Singleton at (225) 665-1201.
Golf tournament planned
The Carter Plantation Community Association’s sixth annual golf tournament is scheduled to begin with registration at 11:30 a.m. Monday at the Carter Plantation Golf Course in Springfield.
The tournament, which starts at 1 p.m., is open to the first 36 registered teams and the format is a shotgun start four-man scramble.
The cost is $600 for a foursome.
The tournament benefits the Springfield Fire Department and the Historic Carter House Society Inc.
Registration forms are at http://carterplantationcdd.com/category/fundraising or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Children’s art class to be held
Children’s Drawing and Painting: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.,
The Arts Council of Livingston Parish is hosting a children’s drawing and painting class from 6 p.m.to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Students will be shown a famous work of art done during the post-impressionist period, given a brief history of the artists’ piece and their technique and then asked to interpret the artwork in a different medium.
Registration required. Call (225) 664-1168.
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