• NUNEZ COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Alan Gauthreaux will present a lecture, “Italian Louisiana: History, Heritage and Tradition,” at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1, in Nunez Auditorium at Nunez Community College, 3710 Paris Road, Chalmette. A historian and published author, Gauthreaux will discuss the influx of Italian immigrants into Louisiana, the difficulties they faced and their contributions to Louisiana’s culture. The lecture, like the others in the Nunez History Lecture Series, is free and open to the public.