BELLE CHASSE VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: The Crossroads to Christ Ministry will hold a vacation Bible school with an “Everest” theme from 9 a.m. to noon, June 22-26, at Crossroads Church, 308 Avenue J, Belle Chasse. The program is open to children from potty-trained 3-year-olds through sixth grade. To register, visit For information, call (504) 394-5111.

MAGNIFICAT BREAKFAST: Magnificat Metairie will sponsor a breakfast from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, June 30, at the Landmark Hotel, 2601 Severn Ave., Metairie.

The guest speaker will be Sister Judy Gomila, MSC, a native New Orleanian and for more than 50 years a member of the Marianite Sisters of the Holy Cross. She now leads retreats and workshops, and in her own “ongoing conversion of heart,” will speak about the continued mission of Jesus and how holiness and a sense of humor go hand in hand. Reservations are required, and tickets are $20. Call (504) 466-2010 or (504) 884-6152.

WOMEN’S STUDY: Westbank Community Ministries will begin a new women’s study at 6:30 p.m. Mondays beginning July 6 at 2525 Apollo Ave., Harvey.

The study group will focus on the book “Boundaries” by Henry Cloud and John Townsend, which discusses how to set limits and still exhibit love toward others. The book costs $10. To reserve a copy of the book, call (504) 368-2525.

FAITH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH: Registration is open for the preschool and mother’s day out programs at Faith Presbyterian Church, 2525 Apollo Ave., Harvey. There will be care for children ages 1-5, from 9 a.m. to noon or 3 p.m., three or five days a week. The preschool registration fee is $140, which is not refundable. For information, call (504) 368-2525.

DESTREHAN VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: St. Charles United Methodist Church in Destrehan will hold a vacation Bible school with a “Come and See” theme from 9 a.m. to noon July 20-24 at the church, 1905 Ormond Blvd., Destrehan.

Registration is open for children from kindergarten through sixth grade, with registration forms available at and at the church office. Youth and adult volunteers are also being sought.

The fee for the weeklong program is $25, with before- and after-care available at an additional cost. For information, call ministries coordinator Gwen Keller at (985) 764-8292.