Wheelhouse -- A calendar of events for East St. Mary Parish

THRIFT STORE

At 304 South Railroad, Morgan City, holding an inventory reduction sale 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, March 7. All items 25 cents. Proceeds benefit Sacred Heart Catholic Church charities.

AMERICAN LEGION

Post 589, 1401 Live Oak, Patterson, Women Auxiliary meeting 9 a.m. Saturday, March 9. All members urged to attend.

FEEDING PROGRAM

For needy and senior citizens noon Saturday, March 9, at Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church, 113 Federal Ave., Morgan City. For info call Arla, 985-384-6800.

DAY OF CELEBRATION

By Christian Fellowship Mass Choir for “pillars of the community” 3 p.m. Sunday, March 10, at Miracle Revival Center Church, 1200 Saturn Road, Bayou Vista. Public invited.

FAFSA HELP

College-bound seniors and their parents invited to free Financial Aid Night 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, in Peltier Hall auditorium, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux. Attendees learn how to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid and how to finance a college education using different types of aid, including grants, loans, student employment, Louisiana’s Taylor Opportunity Program for Students and scholarships. Registration at 5:30 p.m. Free parking available in lot across from Peltier Hall. Campus map at nicholls.edu/about/campus-map. For info online nicholls.edu/financial-aid or call 985-448-4048.

Spring Revival

At New Zorah Baptist Church, 604 Julia St., Morgan City, 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, March 14 and 15. Guest speaker gospel recording artist and author, the Rev. Clinton McFarland of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, Atlanta. Public invited.

AARP DANCE

Saturday, March 16, at St. Mary Senior Citizens Center, 4014 Chennault St., Morgan City. Rockin’ Oldies will perform from 7 to 11 p.m. Tickets: $6, advance; $10, at door. Call 384-2277.

TIGERETTES

Mandatory call out meeting for Morgan City Junior High School Tigerettes for 2013-14 season set 2:50 p.m. Friday, March 8, in film room. Open to all interested girls entering 7th or 8th grade. For info call 384-5922.

PATTERSON KNIGHTS

Of Columbus Council 1710, 1215 First St., holding a meeting to organize Special Olympics in the area 6 p.m. Thursday, March 21. Public invited.

MCJHS JAMBALAYA

Dinner sold by Parent-Teacher Organization 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 23. Tickets $6. Menu: jambalaya, salad, cake and roll. For tickets call 384-5922.

NEED A PROM DRESS?

Junior Auxiliary third annual “Formally Yours” event 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 23, across Everett Street from Morgan City City Hall. Free slightly worn and new dresses. Some jewelry and shoes also available. For info email Jennifer at jenbloupe@yahoo.com.

St. Mary Now & Franklin Banner-Tribune

Franklin Banner-Tribune
P.O. Box 566, Franklin, LA 70538
Phone: 337-828-3706
Fax: 337-828-2874

Morgan City Daily Review
P.O. Box 948, Morgan City, LA 70381
Phone: 985-384-8370
Fax: 985-384-4255

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