The Ascension Republican Women Christmas/Installation Luncheon is slated for 11:30 a.m. Dec. 7 at the Gonzales Clarion Inn, 1500 W. La. 30. The luncheon kicks off with a half hour of socializing before the program at noon.

The public is welcome to attend. Members and guests are requested to bring nonperishable food items for the St. Theresa Food Bank.

The Woodlawn Baptist Church mixed quartet, directed by the Rev. Laramie Minga, will provide Christmas music. Special guest speaker Gena Gore, president of the Louisiana Federation of Republican Women, will install the 2018 Ascension Republican Women officers.

Cost for lunch is $18 and reservations are requested. Call (225) 921-5187 or email