Community Calendar

July 1 Teen Summer Reading Program Jeff Davis Libraries’ Welsh McBurney Memorial library branch’s 2013 Teen Summer Reading Program will host a book discussion for teens at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, July 1. For more information, call the library at 734-3262. July 2 Digging Day The Welsh McBurney Memorial library branch will host “Digging Day” with LSU Ag Center at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 2. The program is part of the Jeff Davis Libraries Summer Reading series. For more information, call 824-1210.

Welsh Farmers Market
The Welsh Farmers Market will be held outside Welsh City Hall each Tuesday from 4-6 p.m. during the growing season. In the event of inclement weather, the market will be held across the street inside the old Dollar Store building. For more information, call City Hall at 734-2231.

American Legion Meeting
James O. Hall Post 19 of the American Legion will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, July 2, 6 p.m. at the American Legion Hall in Jennings. The Post’s Ladies Auxiliary will also meet on the same date and at the same time and location. Any military veteran who is considering joining the Legion is invited to attend the Post’s meeting. Questions regarding the Legion can be directed to Carl Benoit at 824-0698 or Glenn McFarlain at 824-5556.

July 3 Library game/reading/design day The Elton library branch will host a free game, reading and design day at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3. The program is part of the Jeff Davis Libraries Summer Reading series. For more information, call 824-1210.

Blood Drive LifeShare Blood Services will hold a blood drive at Jennings Super Walmart from 10 am – 2:30 pm and also at Jennings Stars & Stripes (Oil and Gas Park) from 4 pm – 8 pm on July 3. All donors are encouraged to give the gift of life.

July 5
Blood Drive LifeShare Blood Services will hold a blood drive at Family Dollar – Lake Arthur from 11 am – 4 pm on July 5. All donors are encouraged to give the gift of life.

July 6
Blood Drive LifeShare Blood Services will hold a blood drive at Unity of the Community – Jennings (Southside Park, 510 Peter Street) from 10 am – 3 pm on July 6. All donors are encouraged to give the gift of life.

July 8
Blood Drive LifeShare Blood Services will hold a blood drive at Welsh Fire Department, Training Room from 3 pm – 7 pm on July 8. All donors are encouraged to give the gift of life.

July 8-10
New Jerusalem Baptist Church VBS
New Jerusalem Baptist Church of Welsh will have 2013 “V.B.S.” (Vacation Bible School) on July 8, 9, 10, 2013 from 6 pm to 8 pm. Children ages 6 to adult are welcome…Please pick up your registration forms at the church. Registration deadline is July 7th at 11 a.m. WORSHIP SERVICE.
July 8 Teen Summer Reading Program Jeff Davis Libraries’ Welsh McBurney Memorial library branch’s 2013 Teen Summer Reading Program will host a program on creative uses for sidewalk chalk for teens at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, July 8. For more information, call the library at 734-3262.
Bulk Trash Pickup Allied Waste will begin their monthly scheduled “white goods,” yard waste and bulky items trash collection on Monday, July 8. Residents should place their bulky trash, limbs and white goods items by the curbside by, Sunday, July 7. For more information Allied Waste toll free at (888) 676-1668 or the City of Jennings Water Revenue office at (337) 821-5502.
July 8-12
Faith Life Church VBS
Faith Life Church, 123 West Division St., Jennings will hold its Vacation Bible School, Hip-Hop-Hope, July 8-12 @ 9 a.m. to noon.
Breakfast & lunch provided. Need transportation call (337) 824-0960 or (337) 368-9943.
July 8-12 Summer Feeding Program Free meals will be offered for children ages 1-18 July 8-12 as part of the 2013 Summer Feeding Program Our Lady of Seven Dolors Church, located at 209 N. Adams Avenue, in Welsh, as well as Faith Life Church, located at 123 W. Division Street in Jennings, will both be serving lunch from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Monday through Friday. Also, New Jerusalem Baptist Church, located at 710 Welsh Street in Welsh, will be serving supper from 5-6 p.m.

July 9 Book Club The Jeff Davis Parish Book Club discussion group will meet on Tuesday, July 9 at 10 a.m. to discuss the book “Family Pictures ” by Jane Green. Everyone is invited to join. The club meets every two weeks at a different location. For more information or to find out meeting location, call Elia Richard at 734-2534.

Welsh Farmers Market
The Welsh Farmers Market will be held outside Welsh City Hall each Tuesday from 4-6 p.m. during the growing season. In the event of inclement weather, the market will be held across the street inside the old Dollar Store building. For more information, call City Hall at 734-2231.

July 9 Live Cajun Music Cajun Musician Travis Benoit will perform live music at the Lake Arthur Community Center at 10:30 a.m. and at Founder’s Park in Jennings at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 9. The performance is part of Jeff Davis Libraries’ Summer Reading Program. For more information, call the Jennings Headquarters branch at 824-1210. July 10 Live Cajun Music Cajun Musician Travis Benoit will perform live music at the Topsy mobile branch at Baptist Church on Topsy Bel Road at 10:30 a.m. and in Elton at 2:30 p.m. at Beulah Davis Community Center on Martin Luther Drive on Wednesday, July 10. The performances are part of Jeff Davis Libraries’ Summer Reading Program. For more information, call the Jennings Headquarters branch at 824-1210. July 11 Live Cajun Music Cajun Musician Travis Benoit will perform live music at the Welsh McBurney Memorial library at 10:30 a.m. and at the Fenton mobile branch at St. Charles Catholic Church at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 11. The performances are part of Jeff Davis Libraries’ Summer Reading Program. For more information, call the Jennings Headquarters branch at 824-1210.

July 13
Come and see Ronald McDonald Live at the Strand Theatre 11:00 a.m.
Hope to see you there!

July 13
Marceaux Family Reunion
The 31st Marceaux Family Reunion will be held from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, July 13, at the American Legion Hall in Kaplan. For more information, call (337) 893-7738.

July 13
Food Pantry
LHCC/Giving Grace Food Pantry distributes emergency food to low income families of Jeff Davis Parish. The next scheduled date is Saturday, July 13, 2013. Open the 2nd Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. – 12 noon.

July 15-19
VBS
River of Life Fellowship in Iota is joining with First Baptist Church of Evangeline to host a Vacation Bible School from 5p.m.-8p.m., July 15-19 at FBC-Evangeline. All students completing grades Pre-K through 6th are invited to come. For more information, contact 337-368-5223.
July 15 Teen Summer Reading Program Jeff Davis Libraries’ Welsh McBurney Memorial library branch’s 2013 Teen Summer Reading Program’s second book discussion for teens will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, July 15. For more information, call the library at 734-3262. July 16 Summer Reading Closing Program Jeff Davis Libraries Lake Arthur branch will host its 2013 Summer Reading Closing Program at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 16. For more information, call the Jennings Headquarters branch at 824-1210. July 17 Teen Club Teen Club will present “Stone Soup,” with awards, certificates and much more at the Elton library branch at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17. The program is part of Jeff Davis Libraries’ Summer Reading series. For more information, call the Jennings Headquarters branch at 824-1210. Summer Reading Closing Program Jeff Davis Libraries Topsy mobile branch at Baptist Church on Topsy Bel Road will host its 2013 Summer Reading Closing Program at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 17. For more information, call the Jennings Headquarters branch at 824-1210.

July 18
FYI Class: Earrings
The July FYI Class at the Jeff Davis Parish Library will be “Make Your Own Earrings” and held at 5:30 p.m. July 18 in the library basement. This is a jewelry making class taught by CHarlotte Whittington that teaches basic tool use and techniques to make earrings. Class has limited enrollment and there is a $20 supply fee. Call 824-1210 or visit the library to register.

Library Game Day Welsh McBurney Memorial Library is hosting a game day at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 18. The game day is part of Jeff Davis Libraries’ Summer Reading Program. For more information, call the Jennings Headquarters branch at 824-1210.

Summer Reading Closing Program Jeff Davis Libaries Fenton Summer Reading Closing Program will be held at the Housing Authority at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 18. For more information, call the Jennings Headquarter branch at 824-1210.

July 20
BBQ Dinner and Bake Sale
New Jerusalem Baptist Church is sponsoring a “BBQ DINNER & BAKE SALE” ON JULY 20, 2013 at the church. Chicken plates with trimmings are $7 and Pork $8 with trimmings. All types of homemade goodies will be on sale. This BBQ dinner is sponsored for the Youth of NJBC. Please contact Bro. Peter Alfred, Bro. Hardy Wilson, or Bro. Larry Washington for tickets.

July 22 Teen Summer Reading Closing Program Jeff Davis Libraries’ Welsh McBurney Memorial library branch’s 2013 Teen Summer Reading closing program for teens will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, July 22. For more information, call the library at 734-3262.

July 23
Welsh Farmers Market
The Welsh Farmers Market will be held outside Welsh City Hall each Tuesday from 4-6 p.m. during the growing season. In the event of inclement weather, the market will be held across the street inside the old Dollar Store building. For more information, call City Hall at 734-2231.

July 29
Hathaway High School New Student Registration Hathaway High School will host New Student Registration on Monday, July 29, 2013, from 8:00-12:00 and 1:00-3:00 PM. Please bring the child’s certified birth certificate, social security card, immunization records, proof of residency, and custody papers, if applicable.
July 30
Welsh Farmers Market
The Welsh Farmers Market will be held outside Welsh City Hall each Tuesday from 4-6 p.m. during the growing season. In the event of inclement weather, the market will be held across the street inside the old Dollar Store building. For more information, call City Hall at 734-2231.

July 30
South Jennings Catholic Federal Credit Union
south Jennings Catholic Federal Credit Union will host it’s regular annual meeting Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 7 P.M. in John Windt Hall 515 Bryan St. of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Regular business as well as election of officers will be conducted. Drawing for share prizes will also be held.

July 31 Hathaway High School Schedule Pick Up Times Hathaway High School students in 9th-12th grades may pick up their schedules and pay their locker rental ($2.50)/Handbook ($3.50)/parking fee ($2) on Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at the following times: Seniors 8:00-10:00, Juniors 10:00-12:00, and Sophomores 1:00-3:00. Freshmen Orientation will be held at 5:30 PM in the Charles F. Groth Gymnasium.

July 31
Elton Elementary School- Pre-K, Kindergarten, and new student registration is Wednesday, July 31, 2013 from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. In order to register for Pre-K, your child must be 4 years old by September 30, 2013. In order to register for Kindergarten, your child must be 5 years old by September 30, 2013. Please bring the following to registration: Child’s birth certificate, Child’s shot record, Child’s social security card, Any legal documents for custody (if applies). If you have any questions, feel free to call 337-584-2892 or come by the school.

July 31
AARP Driver Safety Program
The Driver Safety Program of AARP announces driving refresher classes for July, 2013. The class is a short 4-hour course. Each person completing the class may receive up to 3 years in auto insurance savings and should check with their individual insurance carrier for verification of the discount. Cost is very economical for a certified course at $12 for AARP members (AARP card required) and $14 for non-members. No written or driving tests. La Tec School, Morgan Smith Campus, 1330 Main Street, Jennings, will host a class on Wednesday, June 31st starting at 8:30 AM. To register, contact the instructor, Frances Byler at 774-5167 or at 370-1163.

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