NEW ORLEANS

Sunday

  • KIRK FRANKLIN GOSPEL BRUNCH: 11 a.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St. Seating begins at 10 a.m., show at 11 a.m. A portion of proceeds will be donated to IHOBF, providing arts and music support to underserved youth.

Thursday

  • MAUNDY THURSDAY WORSHIP: 7 p.m., St. Stephen Lutheran Church, 6336 Berkley Drive.

Friday

  • LENTEN FISH FRY: 6:30 p.m., Blessed Pauline Center, 4219 Constance St. The Knights of Columbus de la Salle Council No. 3411 will host a fish fry every Friday in Lent. It will follow the Stations of the Cross at the Church of St. Henry, 803 General Pershing St. Plates will include fried fish, french fries, coleslaw, a vegetable, dessert and soft drink for $8. (504) 899-1378. Good Friday Service: 7 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 620 Eliza St.

Friday, April 10

  • MEDITATION PRACTICES FOR THE NEW AGE: 7 p.m., Tibetan House, 4900 Tchoupitoulas St. Terry Hunt, a national speaker for the Theosophical Society in America, will present.

PONCHATOULA

Saturday

  • LIVING A SPIRITUAL LIFE: 9 a.m., Rosaryville Spirit Life Center, 39003 Rosaryville Road. A Day of Prayer with Father Albert Hasse, OFM, an award-winning author. He will give presentations dealing with the true self and the false self. There will be discussions on the 10 characteristics of the aforementioned concepts. $35. There will also be a vigil mass at 4 p.m.

Wednesday, April 8

  • ROSARY FOR PEACE: 6 p.m., Rosaryville Spirit Life Center, 39003 Rosaryville Road.