Saturday, December 03, 2016
Saturday, December 03, 2016
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Friday, December 02, 2016
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Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Wednesday, November 30, 2016

It is the most wonderful time of the year, but for teens facing semester exams, it can be a stressful one, too. To help relieve that stress, the St. Tammany Parish Library will offer two programs that let teens take a break with a sweet snack and …

Christwood Community Center recently hosted the National Alliance for Mental Illness fundraiser, the Frame of Mind Gala, which promotes public awareness and provides educational opportunities about mental illness in St. Tammany Parish. Nick Richar…

'THE ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS SHOW': Jefferson Performing Arts Society presents the irreverent comedy show in which none of the acts for a church's annual holiday show arrive, so three church members must perform the entire variety show and Christmas pa…

Pets and their people turned out Nov. 20 for a fest in Metairie's Lafreniere Park that included live music, food, costume contests and activities for children and dogs. The ninth annual Pet Fest was themed "Game of Bones." More than 40 shelter an…

'GROWTH IN FAITH': St. Peter Catholic Church, 125 E. 19th Ave., in Covington is holding a "Growth in Faith" event featuring The Sisters of the Holy Family (New Orleans), who will talk about the life and ministry of venerable Henriette Delille. The…

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP: Certified grief counselor Sue deRada will lead a gathering of the Open Arms grief support group at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Piccadilly Cafeteria, 104 U.S. 190, Slidell. To register, call (985) 630-6363.

SENIORS TELL THEIR STORIES: David Grouchy will lead a Coffee and Dessert storytelling session for seniors at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Slidell Senior Center, 610 Cousin St., Slidell. The program will be repeated at 12:30 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Covi…

HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA: Music and theater students at Covington High School will present their "Holiday Extravaganza" at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Performing Arts Center at the school, 73030 Lion Drive, Covington. Ti…

THE FRANCIS EFFECT: The Rev. Doug Doussan will lead a day of reflection for men and women, "The Francis Effect: How Pope Francis has Quickly Changed the Face of Catholicism," beginning at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, at the Archdiocese of New Orlean…

VETERANS MEDICAL CENTER: The Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System is will hold an open house at the new veterans medical center from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday focusing on the medicine, cardiology, GI, neurology, pulmonary and infusion …

Young people and senior citizens participating in the NORDC/NOBA Center for Dance will present "The Nutcracker Suite" at 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday in Dixon Hall at Tulane University. Tickets are $10 for children and $15 for adults and can be purcha…

The River Region Ballet will present "The Nutcracker" at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Dec. 2 and 3, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, in the auditorium at Destrehan High School, 1 Wildcat Lane. Tickets are $20 in advance at brownpapertickets.com or…

ST. ANDREW'S OPEN HOUSE: St. Andrew’s Episcopal School, a member of the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest, will hold an open house for prospective parents interested in Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten or Grades 1-8 at 8 a.m. on Thurs…

For 45 years, seven women who call themselves "The Group" have been meeting monthly to share a meal, play pokeno and enjoy one anothers' company. They celebrated the landmark anniversary recently at Ralph's On The Park.

In a celebration reminiscent of the Holi festival of colors in India and Nepal, the Student Council at Academy of Our Lady in Marrero held a Color Run on Nov. 5. More than 175 people participated in the 5K race, during which runners were covered …