What’s Going on Around Town?

Staff Writer
Donaldsonville Chief

Narconon helps fight drug addiction

Narconon would like to remind families that the use of addicting drugs is on the rise, take steps to protect your family from drug use. If you know anyone who is struggling with drug addiction get them the help they need.

Call for a free brochure on the signs of addiction for all drugs. Narconon also offers free screenings and referrals.  800-431-1754 or DrugAbuseSolution.com

Narconon can help you take steps to overcome addiction in your family.  Call today for free screenings or referrals.   800-431-1754

ACOA

August 25

Nutrition Education

Southern Ag Center

L. Weber

Donaldsonville 11 a.m.

Fast Exercise

Donaldsonville 9:30 a.m.

Gonzales 10:45 a.m.

Beading Club

Donaldsonville 10:30 a.m.

August 26

Birthday Party

Gonzales

9:30 a.m.

Yoga

Gonzales 8:15 a.m. and 9:15 a.m.

Bridge – Gonzales 1:00 p.m.

Zumba Gold

Donaldsonville 9 a.m.

Gonzales 10:30 a.m.

Coupon Swap- Gonzales 9 a.m.

August 27

Gospel Music

Etta Brown

Gonzales 10 a.m.

Fast Exercise

Donaldsonville 9:30 a.m.

Gonzales 10:45 a.m.

August 28

Blood Pressure Checks

UMRH

Donaldsonville 10 a.m.

Pilates

Gonzales 8:15 a.m. and 9:15 a.m.

Cajun Needlers

Gonzales 12:30 p.m.

PIYO – Donaldsonville 9:00 a.m.

August 29

Birthday Party

Donaldsonville 10:30 a.m.

Zumba Gold

Donaldsonville 9 a.m.

Gonzales 10:30 a.m.

Canasta

Gonzales 1 p.m.

Karaoke

Gonzales

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Free Small Business Consulting at Library

Ascension Parish Library offers free small business consulting on the second Wednesday of each month at the library in Donaldsonville located at 500 Mississippi Street.  Persons wanting to start or improve a small business receive a private, two-hour consultation designed to provide professional help in areas of financing, marketing, and accounting.     

This service is provided by the Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southern University – Baton Rouge and is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). All services are free and confidential.  To schedule an appointment call the Louisiana Small Business Development Center at (225) 922-0998.

Flu Shots Available at Ascension Parish Health Unit in Gonzales

GONZALES – The Ascension Parish Health Unit in Gonzales is offering flu mist treatments and flu vaccines every weekday, except Wednesdays, from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. for a cost of $10. There is no fee for residents with Louisiana Medicaid or Medicare. 

The Ascension Parish Health Unit in Gonzales is located at 1024 East Ascension Complex Blvd. For more information call 225-644-4582.

For a complete list of services offered at the health unit, visit www.ascensionparish.net.

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