What's Happening: Area briefs

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

ILEAP and LEAP Assessment seminar Friday

Pastor Connie Saizon of St. St. Landry United Methodist Church will address students that will be taking ILEAP and LEAP Assessment Friday, March 27 from 6-8 p.m. at 3209 St. Landry Road, Gonzales. Refreshments will be served.

Easter Bunny coming to the Flea Market

Easter Bunny will appear March 28-29 and again on April 4-5 at the Flea Market of Louisiana, Airline Hwy., Prairieville for  photos and fun.

Easter egg hunt set for Saturday

The KC Council 6389 and Ladies Auxiliary is hosting its Annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 28 at 1 p.m. The event is for ages infant to 12. Participants will have a chance to find Easter eggs for prizes.

The event will be held at the Hall at 43472 Black Bayou Road.

Women Fellowship planned for Saturday

The Women of Strength Ministry of Progressive Baptist Church invite area women to attend their Women Fellowship Saturday, March 28 at 9 a.m. at 36093 Hwy. 74. Geismar. 

The guest speaker will be the Rev. Sylvia B. Payton of Mount Olive Baptist Church in Darrow.

AARP 55 Alive Safe Driving Course

The Ascension Council on Aging will host another AARP 55 Alive Safe Driving Course at the Gonzales Senior Center on Monday, April 13 from 8 a.m.-4p.m.  Cost for the course is $10. Lunch will be available at the site if ordered in advance during the time of registration. Deadline to order lunch is Friday, April 3. Classroom size is limited, so sign up quickly. To register for the course or for more information, call 225-621-5750.

VFW/Auxiliary 3693 Beauty Pageant

The VFW/Auxiliary 3693 Beauty Pageant will be held May 3 for girls ages 5-20 years old.

Registration will be April 29-30 from 3-6 p.m., and May 1-2 from 3-7 p.m.

For more information, call Gertie Savoy at 673-9424.

DTHS class of 2004 to hold 5th reunion

Dutchtown High School class of 2004, it’s been five years already. The fifth class reunion is scheduled for Saturday, June 20 from 7-11 p.m. at the Grande Pavilion, Gonzales. If interested in more information, contact Brittney Diez at