Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Wednesday, August 24, 2016

The Marine Corps Band New Orleans will perform "A Century of Service," celebrating 100 years of the Marine Corps Reserve, 1916-2016, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, in the Timothy K. Baker Theater, Delgado Community College, 615 City Park Ave., Building 1.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

ROUND TABLE LUNCHEON: Maxwell Williams, artistic director of Le Petit Théatre du Vieux Carré, and Lydia Blackmore, curator of decorative arts at The Historic New Orleans Collection, will be the featured guest speakers at the Round Table Luncheon h…

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Author John Foxjohn was the guest speaker at the July 16 meeting of the Southern Louisiana chapter of the Romance Writers of America. Foxjohn, who has earned awards from the Romance Writers of America, the Mystery Writers of America and others, pr…

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

COUNCIL OF CATHOLIC SCHOOL COOPERATIVE CLUBS: The Council of Catholic School Cooperative Clubs will hold a general meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at St. Clement of Rome School, 3978 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie. For information, contact Presi…

ORDER OF ST. LOUIS: Archbishop Gregory Aymond presented the Order of St. Louis medallion to 239 members of the laity in the Archdiocese of New Orleans during a ceremony May 1. St. Christopher the Martyr Church honored its medallion recipients, Da…

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Bicycle beginners, or anyone wanting to learn more about their bikes, are encouraged to visit either the Algiers Regional Library at noon Saturday or the Norman Mayer Library at 1 p.m. Saturday for a 90-minute workshop to learn about bike confiden…

LAKESIDE COUNTRY CLUB: An age-out relay will be a highlight of the swim team awards banquet from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m Saturday, Aug. 27, at Lakeside Country Club, 1520 Rose Garden Drive, Metairie. The age-out relay is open to everyone who has been a m…

TULANE PROVOST: Robin Forman, a Harvard-trained mathematician, has been named Tulane University’s new senior vice president for academic affairs and provost, effective Sept. 1. Forman replaces Michael Bernstein, who stepped down June 30 after near…

TOURISM ADMINISTRATION: The Louisiana Restaurant Association Education Foundation is awarding scholarships to three University of New Orleans students for the 2016 fall semester. Caitlin Lawless Castay and Kyarah Golden will each receive $1,900 an…

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

PARENTS' CLUB: The St. Mary Magdalen Parents' Club will have its first board meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday in the school cafeteria, 6421 W. Metairie Ave., Metairie. The club also has announced its 2016-2017 executive board, which includes Noel M…

CHURCH PRESCHOOL IN HARVEY: Registration is open for preschool for children ages 1-4 at Faith Presbyterian Church Preschool, 2525 Apollo Ave., Harvey. The preschool will operate from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, beginning Sept. 6. Half …

The dog's life being led by more than 4,000 pups at the Lagniappe Classic all-breed dog show Aug. 4 to Aug. 7 was a glamorous one, as the Louisiana Kennel Club and the Metairie Kennel Club co-sponsored the event that drew competitiors from around …