Wheelhouse -- A calendar of events for East St. Mary Parish
Tri-City Helping Hearts Foundation annual fundraising banquet 4 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at St. Mary Senior Citizens Center, Chennault Street, Morgan City. Guest speaker Morgan City-native Gloria Moultrie, Southern University vice chancellor. Tickets, $20, from any member. Helping Hearts helps with funeral expenses for those in need. Public support welcomed.
Morgan City Junior High School eighth-grade cotillion 6 to 7 p.m. May 4. Admission, $5. Open to public viewing. For tickets call Donna Broussard, 985-384-5922.
Held by Ladies Altar Society of St. Bernadette Catholic Church 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 4, in parish hall, corner of Jupiter Street and Middle Road, Bayou Vista.
Lupus 5K run/walk
To benefit Lupus Foundation of America 8 a.m. Sunday, May 19, at Lake End Park, Morgan City. Cost: $20, prior to May 14; $25, May 15 to race day. For an application call Dee Hymel, 985-518-6118 or email firstname.lastname@example.org; for sponsorship or donor info call Sarah Autrey, 985-518-0987 or email email@example.com; or register online at active.com.