Community Calendar/Bulletin Board
St. Martin AARP meeting will be held Wednesday, Nov. 19, 6 p.m. at the Juvenile Detention center, Rep Fred Mills Jr., guest speaker, will provide dinner to members. For information call Shirley D. Akers at 394-4014.
Parks Middle School will hold a community book fair, Nov. 16-23, 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Area businesses interested in making a donation contact Sandra Solomon at 845-4753.
Title I Parent Workshop - Leap/iLeap testing strategies, Wednesday, Nov. 19, 5:30 p.m. at St. Martinville Primary cafeteria, presenter Al Blanchard, supervisor of Elementary Education.
Theatrical version of It’s a Wonderful Life will be held at the Duchamp Opera House in St. Martinville, until Sunday, Nov. 23. Friday and Saturday performances 7:30 p.m., Sunday matinees 2 p.m. For ticket information call 394-6604 or 394-5574.
Atchafalaya Basin Festival has been re-scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 22, Henry Guidry Memorial Park. For information call 228-2352.
Benefit poboy sale Sunday, Nov. 23, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Veteran’s Home in Breaux Bridge. $5 donation. Sponsored by the American Legion - VFW.
The Friendly Neighbors pre-Thanksgiving dinner for senior citizens ages 60 and older will held Saturday, Nov. 22, 10:30 a.m., Notre Dame Church hall. Door prizes, bingo and Zydeco music. To register call Arthur Champ at 394-4635 or Linda Lee at 394-7148.
Lil’ Miss Noel Queen Pageant will be held Saturday, Nov. 22 at St. Martinville Sr. High School, Ages 0-12 years. The event is a fundraiser sponsored by the Creole Farmer’s Market. For information contact Giselle Buillard at 394-7697 or Brenda Courville, 789-3592.
Pre-Thanksgiving dinner for the elderly and needy families will be held Sunday, Nov. 23, 12 noon, Adam Carlson Park Sterling Center. For information contact Missionary Ethel Renee Francois at 337-394-7138.
St. Martin Sheriff’s Ageless Expo for senior citizens ages 55 and up, Cade Community Center, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. For information call 394-2618.
French beaded angel workshop by C‘est Moi - Connie Boustany at St. Martin Parish libraries. Registration required and limited to 10.
•St. Martinville branch, Monday, Nov. 24, 10:30 a.m.
•Breaux Bridge branch – Wednesday, Nov. 26, 1:30 p.m.
•Cecilia branch - Wednesday, Nov. 26, 10:30 a.m.
Tour of Homes, Sunday, Nov. 30, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Sponsored by the St. Martinville Garden Club. Tickets $8 and available from club members or at Duchamp Opera House. Tickets $10 on day of event. Woodmen of the World garage and vendor sale fundraiser Saturday, Nov. 29, 7 a.m. - 1 p.m. WOW building, booth rental available $20, only 20 available. Call 789-3592 for details.
SMSH Class of 1984 will hold its 25th reunion social Saturday, Nov. 29 at La Maison Restaurant. For information call Kim Granger at 441-0236.
Class of 1973 SMSH is having a get together Saturday, Nov. 29, Taste-N-Sea restaurant in New Iberia. Classmates are asked to contact Gail Mitchell at 394-6438 or Tracy Turpeau at 394-3596 by Saturday, Nov. 22.
Open house at St. Bernard School will held Wednesday, Dec. 3. 6:30 p.m. in the school library. New student applications will be available Jan. 5, deadline for new student applications Jan. 30. For information call 332-5350.
Toys for Tots – The St. Martin Parish Community Action Center is currently taking applications for the 08 U.S. Marine Corps “Toys for Tots” program. Deadline Friday, Dec. 5. For information call 394-6013.
SMP Title I Parent Workshop - Reading strategies, Wednesday, Dec. 10, 9 a.m. at St. Martinville Primary Family Center, presenter Ray Latiolais, reading supervisor. For information call 394-7673, ext. 2607.
Louisiana Early Start Program – St. Martin High Schools are partnered with South Louisiana Community College and Louisiana Technical College in offering dual enrollment classes at our three high schools. If you are interested in your child participating, contact the counselors at your child’s school.