WHAT: Lavish Linens sale, a fundraiser for the Lane Regional Medical Center Auxiliary
WHEN: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16
WHERE: Lane Regional Medical Center, West Wing Conference Room, 6300 Main St., Zachary
INFORMATION: (225) 658-4309
DETAILS: Sale includes sheet sets, comforters and bamboo pillows at discount prices. Cash, checks and credit cards will be accepted. Proceeds go to future projects of the auxiliary and educational scholarships.
WHAT: Ducks Unlimited Banquet
WHEN: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16. Auction and dinner begin at 7 p.m.
WHERE: Scott Civic Center, 1200 Major Parkway, New Roads
TICKETS/INFO: $50 for one; $75 per couple, includes membership in the organization. Call Kenneth St. Romain at (225) 638-8626 or Zac Brown at (225) 573-4030. Tickets also will be available at the door.
WILD GAME COOK-OFF
WHAT: Dream Day Foundation 15th annual Wild Game Cook-Off fundraiser
WHEN: 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20
WHERE: Recreation Center at Sandy’s Daiquiris, 2873 U.S. 190, Port Allen
INFORMATION: (225) 627-5221
DETAILS: Event includes an assortment of food and desserts, music by The Falcons and silent and live auctions.
REACHING YOUR GOALS
WHAT: The “Good Job: Pursuing Your Passions and Following Your Dreams” workshop
WHEN: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 27
WHERE: EBR Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd., Baton Rouge
COST: $10 for the workshop; $30 for workshop and “That Good Job” book.
DETAILS: Award-winning journalist and author Michelle McCalope will share the lessons she’s learned during her 20-plus years in the media industry and strategies that helped her become a successful TV reporter, newspaper reporter, national magazine writer and editor, web producer, public relations executive and entrepreneur. Workshop includes creating a plan with practical steps to get closer to your goals. The workshop is centered around McCalope’s two books: “That Good Job: Strategies for Pursuing Your Passions and Following Your Dreams,” which includes a workbook, and “Good Job: A Guide to Pursuing Your Passions and Following Your Dreams.”
WHAT: “A Star-Spangled Salute,” the Baton Rouge Symphony League’s Mad Hatters luncheon and fashion show
WHEN: Monday, March 7.
WHERE: Crowne Plaza Hotel, 4728 Constitution Ave., Baton Rouge
DETAILS: Now in its 21st year, The Angel Award program recognizes Louisiana volunteers who perform extraordinary work for children in need. The foundation will also make a $20,000 grant to the Louisiana-based charity represented by each honoree. The awards have recognized more than 160 Angels in almost every imaginable walk of life since 1995. Nominators are encouraged to send supplemental information in support of the nomination, including testimonial letters, brochures, news articles, photos and videos. These materials will not be returned.