SLIDELL MOVIE NIGHT: A recent popular animated feature will be presented free during Slidell Movie Night at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 7, at Heritage Park, 1001 Bayou Lane in Slidell.
Moviegoers are invited to bring chairs, blankets, ice chests and bug spray to the park to enjoy the movie. Concessions will be available for $1, including hot dogs, popcorn, chips and candy. Pets, barbecue grills and glass are prohibited in the park.
MY GIRL FRIENDS CLOSET: My Girl Friend’s Closet, an upscale boutique that resells gently used clothes to benefit the families of the East St. Tammany Rainbow Childcare Center, will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, June 5; and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, June 6 and Saturday, June 7 at 881 Robert Blvd. (behind Domino’s Pizza) in Slidell.
The day to drop off donations for upcoming sales is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the last Thursday of the month. The boutique is run yearround by volunteers. There is no sale in July.
GARAGE SALE: Peace Lutheran Church will hold a garage sale and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 7, in the fellowship hall behind the church, 1320 West Gause Blvd., Slidell. For information, call (985) 641-6400.
USO SENIOR DANCE: Peace Lutheran Church will hold a USO Senior Dance from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, June 12, at the church, 1320 West Gause Blvd., Slidell.
Admission is $10 per person and will include food, door prizes, and ’40s music. For information, call (985) 641-6400.
PREVENTING FINANCIAL ABUSE OF ELDERS: A free workshop on preventing financial exploitation of senior adults will be from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday, June 13, at the Castine Center in Mandeville.
This workshop is intended to help senior adults identify potential frauds and give them tools for protection. It is sponsored by the SALT Council.
“Financial exploitation represents over 65 percent of all elder abuse,” said SALT Council Chairman Ralph Oneal, “and that immense proportion of abuse is a direct result of the aging of our society, an issue that will get larger, not smaller.”
To register, visit www.stsalt.org/Events.html or call SALT at (985) 809-5455 and leave a message.
SUBMARINE VETERANS TO MEET: Redfish Base of the U.S. Submarine Veterans will meet at noon Saturday, June 7, at American Legion Post 185, 1680 St. Ann Place, Slidell.
Lunch will be available for $10. Past and present submariners and their guests are welcome. For more information, call Gisela Sorjonen, secretary, at (985) 643-9878.
COVINGTON HERITAGE FOUNDATION: The Covington Heritage Foundation will hold a fundraising crawfish boil at 4 p.m. Sunday, June 8, at the Covington Brewhouse, 226 E. Lockwood St., Covington.
The cost is $15 for current foundation members, $25 for new members and $5 for children ages 7-12. Admission will be $5 more at the door. To buy tickets in advance, visit CovingtonHeritageFoundation.com or call (985) 373-0623.
HOSPITAL VOLUNTEERS: Slidell Memorial Hospital is accepting applications for its summer junior volunteer program until June 10. Junior volunteers must be at least 15 years old, attend a mandatory orientation and volunteer a minimum of 40 hours over the summer to graduate from the program.
For information on the program, call volunteer coordinator Laurie Manley at (985) 280-8531.
AARP DRIVER REFRESHER COURSE: Adjustments to accommodate common age-related changes in vision, hearing and reaction time will be discussed during this driver refresher course to held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, June 23, in the Magnolia Room at Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington.
The cost is $12 for AARP members and $14 for others. Reservations are required, and may be made by calling (985) 867-3900 through June 10.