Three things to do

Brandie Richardson @B_Lifestyles
  • Participate in Relay for Life: Cabela's in Gonzales is hosting this years Relay for Life. The event will be held on April 30 from 6 p.m to midnight. Registration will be available until the day of the event. To register contact (800) 227-2345 or
  • Go to a beauty pageant: The Jambalaya Festival Pageant will be held at the Gonzales Civic Center. The Teen and Miss Pageant will take place on April 30 at 7 p.m., followed by the children’s divisions on May 1 at 2 p.m. Ascension boys ages newborn to four years old will also compete for the title of Baby King and Junior King. More information can be found at
  • Bring the kids to an adventure party: The Ascension Parish Library in Dutchtown is hosting a Geronimo and Thea Stilton Adventure Party on April 30 at 10 a.m. Participants will use their detective skills to solve secret cyphers and find clues in a newspaper scavenger hunt. They will also work on Italian words and phrases so they can speak with Geronimo and Thea in their native language. The program is designed for children grades two to five. Registration is required, (225) 673-8699.