Events

 

April 21 20th Annual St. Jude Open Car Show on Saturday, April 21th 2018, at the Bayou Plaquemine Waterfront Park 57845 Foundry Street in Plaquemine, selling raffle tickets with cash prizes.

April 21 Shilo Missionary Baptist Church, 950 7TH St., Port Allen, will hold its Annual Women’s Prayer Breakfast featureing Rev. Mary Ann Robinson at 9:00 a.m

April 21 20th Annual St. Jude Open Car Show on Saturday, April 21th 2018, at the Bayou Plaquemine Waterfront Park 57845 Foundry Street in Plaquemine, selling raffle tickets with cash prizes.

May 3 West Baton Rouge Healthy Community Coalition/City Council meeting: the National Day of Prayer Celebration. For information call (225) 620-4131 or (225) 939-3194.

May 19 Clash of the Cooks helps local families battling cancer. The event, held on LSU’s campus, will be in support Cassie Sheehan, a teacher at Port Allen Elementary who has been diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. For information, visit www.clashofthecooks.com

Ongoing

Café França­­­­is Come share coffee and the French language at 1:00 p.m. at the West Baton Rouge Museum the first Friday of each month at 1:00 p.m. Free. For more information, please call 225-336-2422 extension 16.

Enrichment Mondays
Beginning in September, the West Baton Rouge Museum will be offering monthly training on various topics. Sessions will begin at 9:30 a.m. Interested participants should contact Gwenn LaViolette, Museum Educator, for more details at 225.336.2422 ext. 16 or email gwenn.laviolette@gmail.com. There is no fee for participation.

Through August 27 An exhibition; The River Rises: Historical Floods, 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

Healing Hearts GriefShare grief recovery seminar and support group meets at Church at Addis in Addis each Thursday evening at 6:30. The church is located at 6781 LA Highway 1 South, Addis, LA 70710. Meetings are held in the Club 456 room.

Recovery Support at Addis is a support group meeting where men and women share their experience, strength, and hope in order to gain recovery from their common struggles. Whether alcoholism, drug addiction, gambling, overeating, or other addictions, you can overcome the fight. Meetings are Sundays at 4 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Addis, 6781 LA Hwy 1, Addis 70710. Contact Ellie (225) 776-1652 for more information.

 

 

 

For more information contact ellie@churchataddis.com

Childcare on Church at Addis campus (provided during Awana only)

 

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, 685 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.

Meetings

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.

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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