July 23
Greater Mt. Calvary B. C. senior choir will celebrate their annual musical at
2 p.m.


June 3 – August 27
The West Baton Rouge Museum will host an exhibit commemorating the historical floods that have affected our area. The exhibition, The River Rises, features images and artifacts from the West Baton Rouge Historical Association’s permanent collection.


August 5
Port Allen High benefit 5K Fun Run will be heldon levee at Court St. in Port Allenat 9:00 a.m., fun run at 9:00 a.m. Entree fee $25 by July 24, $30 run day. For info call 383-1107 or to


May 28  The Church of Christ of Port invites you to an afternoon of Christian fun, fellowship and song. There will be a special collection to help the churches in the West Indies. 424 N 14th Street, Port Allen, LA 70767 Time 2 00 p.m.



Through August 27 An exhibition; The River Rises: Historical Floods, West Baton Rouge Museum, 845 North Jefferson Avenue Port Allen

Through October 29 An exhibition; exhibition: Water Trails of the Atchafalaya, West Baton Rouge Museum, 845 North Jefferson Avenue Port Allen

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group meets every second Monday from 10:00 a.m. till 1:00 p.m. at St. John the Evangelist Church, 57805 Main St., Plaquemine

Recovery Support at Addis has meetings for men and women seeking freedom from addictions. Whether alcoholism, drug addiction, gambling, over eating, or other addictions, you can overcome the fight. Women meet Sundays at 4 p.m. Contact Ellie (225) 776-1652. Men meet Sundays at 7 p.m. Contact James (225) 218-5630. Both groups meet at First Baptist Church in Addis, 6781 LA Hwy 1, Addis 70710.

The West Baton Rouge NAACP Meets every 2nd Tuesday in the month at 6:00 p.m. at Hall’s & Sons Funeral Home, 1160 Louisiana Avenue, Port Allen.

The New Poplar Grove Baptist Church Food Bank will be distributing food every Thursday from 9 a.m.-noon. Please bring proof of income and identification.For more information, call (225) 343-6479

Victims of Domestic Violence The Iris Center hosts its Coordinated Community Response Team at 1p.m. last Tuesday of each month at the West Baton Rouge Parish Library. For information call (225) 332-2509 or (800) 541-9706.

The WBR Healthy Community Coalition meets at the WBR Parish Health Center, 655 Louisiana Ave., Port Allen on the second Monday of each month, noon – 1 p.m. Call Toddie Milstead at (225)-343-5666 for more information.

The WBR Library COINS computer classes are  every Tuesday evening from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. and every Wednesday morning from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 a.m. The library’s Textile Crafters meet the second Tuesday of every month 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Coloring & Coffeeis the  first Wednesday of every month 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.


WBR Parish Council meets every second and fourth Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Parish Council Building in Port Allen.

The Keep West Baton Rouge Beautiful Board Meetings will be held tri-monthly at noon on the last Tuesday of the month, at various locations in the parish, to include lunch. For more information, call Tammy at (225) 490-8549.

WBR School Board meets each third Wednesday of the month at 5 p.m. at the School Board Office in Port Allen

Town of Addis Council meets the first Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. at the Addis Town Hall.

Town of Brusly Council meets on the second Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Brusly Town Hall.

City of Port Allen Council meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at the Port Allen City Hall.

Port Allen Neighborhood Watch meetings are held the last Monday of each month at 6 p.m. on the third floor of Port Allen City Hall, inside the council room. Meetings are open to all.

The Westside Journal • 668 N Jefferson Ave, Port Allen, LA 70767 • 225-343-2540

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