Wed, 2013-10-16 05:05 Harlan Kirgan
A calendar of events for East St. Mary Parish
Morgan City, La.
By pulp paper artist Ellen McCord now through Saturday, Oct. 19, at The Frame Shop, Morgan City. Meet the Artist reception 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17. Free and public invited.
Offered by Atchafalaya Bit & Bridle Club, 1347 Youngs Road, Morgan City, 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 18 and 19. Hayrides, $3; games, 50 cents; lead line, $3; cake walk, $1; hot dog with chips and drink, $5.
Fundraising dinner to help with expenses for Morgan City volunteer firefighter Travis Bourdier, is 11 a.m. until, Saturday, Oct. 19, at Rita Mae’s Kitchen, Brashear Ave., Morgan City. Menu: chicken and sausage jambalaya, fried catfish and cake. Cost $7. To order call 985-384-3550. Bourdier was injured while on duty.
Sold by Little Zion Baptist Church, 2746 Sixth St., Berwick, 10 a.m. until, Saturday, Oct. 19. Menu: barbecued chicken, sausage link, baked beans, potato salad and dessert. Donation $6.
Sold by Pilgrim Grove Baptist Church, 398 Greenwood Road, Morgan City, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19. Menu: barbecued chicken, red beans and rice, salad, bread and dessert. Cost $7. Call 985-519-6962.
St. Mary Parish awarded federal funds under the Emergency Food And Shelter Grant National Board Program. Local agencies chosen to receive funds must: Be private voluntary non-profits or units of government; have an accounting system; practice non-discrimination; have shown the capability to deliver emergency food and/or shelter programs; and if it is a private voluntary organization then it must have a voluntary board. Head of service groups may send a letter of application to: Clarence Robinson Jr., P.O. Box 43, Morgan City, La. 70381. Application deadline is Friday, Oct 25.
Ministries, 1120 Lia St., Patterson holding a Pre-10 Year Anniversary Musical banquet at 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16. Tickets, $10, available through any church member.