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

Utility Assistance

At Patterson Community Center 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 13. For info call 985-395-4422.

Good Hope

Baptist Church, Patterson, celebrating its pastor’s anniversary at 11 a.m. Sunday, March 17.

Shoe Rally

At Lee Chapel AME Church, 609 Freret St., Morgan City, 11 a.m. Sunday, March 17. Public invited.

St. Joseph Altar

Tuesday, March 19 at St. Joseph Hall in Morgan City. Blessing of altar by the Rev. Greg Fratt, 10:30 a.m. Spaghetti served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. (no take out). Altar remains open until 5 p.m. Prayer requests accepted, donations appreciated.

Deep Waters

Ministries, 1120 Lia Drive, Patterson, holding a mid-week service 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 20. Public invited.

Palm Sunday

Barbecue and Rosary March by Amelia Knights of Columbus Council 8371 March 24 at St. Andrew Catholic Church hall, Amelia. Dinners, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., include barbecued chicken, beans, potato salad, bread and drink. Cost $6. Rosary march at 1:30 p.m.


For pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and first grade for St. Mary Parish Public Schools is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday to Wednesday, March 25 to 27. Hattie Watts Elementary, Patterson, will register from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pre-kindergarten at Watts registration is March 26, kindergarten is March 27. Pre-kindergarten students must be 4 and kindergarten students must be 5 on or before Sept. 30 for the 2013-14 school session. Parents should bring child’s birth certificate, immunization record, Social Security card, allergy information, proof of residency and proof of income (pre-kindergarten students only). For info call Elizabeth Theriot at Central Office Complex, 337-836-9661.

Good Friday Service

Presented by United Ministerial Alliance 9 a.m. March 29 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 507 Fourth St., Morgan City. For info call 985-518-9512 or 985- 384-8787.


Sold by New Salem Baptist Church, 1412 Cherry St., Patterson, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 6. Menu: fried chicken, red beans and rice, potato salad, bread and dessert. Cost $7.

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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