Livestock Show, Polar Plunge and a Heart Disease Seminar are what’s on tap in Ascension.

-LSU Livestock Show: The 2017 LSU Livestock Show will take place Feb. 11 to Feb. 18 at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales. More information can be found at lsuagcenter.com.

-Polar Plunge: The 2017 Polar Plunge, benefitting the Special Olympics Louisiana, will be held Feb. 18 at Cabelas in Gonzales beginning at 10 a.m. Numerous law enforcement and groups from around the state will plunge into the lakes to raise money for the Special Olympics. There will also be a raffle, a costume contest, games, food and music.

-Heart Disease seminar: St. Elizabeth Hospital is hosting their annual Heart Disease Prevention seminar on Feb. 22 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Sr. Linda Conference Room. Guest speaker Charla Johnson will discuss ways to prevent heart disease and heart health. A heart healthy lunch will be provided.