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Sunday, Oct 26, 2014

Little Shop of Horrors

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

2:00pm

Little Shop of Horrors Little Shop of Horrors is a comedy horror rock musical, by composer Alan Menken and writer Howard Ashman, about a hapless florist shop worker named Seymour Krelborn who raises an alien plant that feeds on human blood and flesh. The musical is based on the low-budget 1960 black comedy film The Little Shop of Horrors, directed by Roger Corman. The music, composed by Menken in the style of early 1960s rock and roll, doo-wop and early Motown, includes several well-known tunes, including the title song, "Skid… [Event Website]

Sesame Street Live

by: Acadiana 365

Acadian Village, 200 Greenleaf Drive

Admission: $5, $3

Sesame Street Live No matter where you're from or where you've been, everyone is special - so join in! Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby, and their Sesame Street friends welcome Chamki, Grover's friend from India, to Sesame Street. Together, they explore the universal fun of friendship and celebrate cultural similarities, from singing and dancing, to sharing cookies! Join the fun and make a memory with your friends and family!… [Event Website]
Other Events

Geno Delafose & French Rockin' Boogie

by: Acadiana 365

Whiskey River, 1365 Henderson Levee Road, Henderson

4:00pm-8:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Fall Farm Tour Series

by: Acadiana 365

Horse Farm, 2913 Johnston St.

1:00pm-5:30pm

Admission: $15

The Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market at the Horse Farm will lead a series of farm tours this fall for Market-goers to visit farms see exactly where their food comes from. Familiar Market farmers and ranchers will guide groups of tour participants around their properties, explaining the ins-and-outs of their sustainable farming operations. Each tour will be unique, offering different activities like feeding goats, picking a pumpkin, grilling grass-fed burgers, or harvesting a pound of your own groceries… [Event Website]

Bal du Dimanche with the Ray Abshire Band

by: Acadiana 365

Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road

1:00pm-4:00pm

Admission: $10

Dance the afternoon away with the Ray Abshire Band at Vermilionville's weekly Sunday Dance. Refreshments will be available for this smoke-free all ages show at Vermilionville's Performance Center. Visit the calendar of events at vermilionville.org for more information. Bal du Dimanche is held every Sunday. $10 admission is for dance only and does not include entry to the park. … [Event Website]

Caleb Elliott & Sam Broussard

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Dog Cafe, 1211 W. Pinhook Road

5:00pm-9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Contra & Square Dance

by: Acadiana 365

NuNu's, 1510 Bayou Courtableau Hwy, Rte 93 E, Arnaudville

2:00pm-5:00pm

Admission: $5

Contra & Square DANCE NUNU'S in Arnaudville, LA 1510 Bayou Courtableau Hwy, Rte 93 E Sunday, Oct 26 2:00pm (sharp) until 5:00 1:45 lesson-all are welcome to join in Caller: Steve Bing (Houston) Band: Clelia Stefanini and friends $5 Cover Sponsored by Louisiana Contras and Squares Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/?ref=tn_tnmn#!/groups/191057771040448/ Beginners welcome, all dances are called, no partner necessary Gumbo, water/soft drinks for sale… [Event Website]

St. Martin de Tours Church

by: Acadiana 365

St. Martin de Tours Church, 133 South Main Street St. Martinville

7:00pm

Admission: Free

The St. Martin de Tours Church presents the Chariot Parade, a children's illuminated Cardboard Parade. Categories include plain box, fancy box, kid made and float. Participation ribbons will be awarded to all who enter 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Trophies awarded. Trophy awarded to "Best Overall." Prizes from local merchants to be drawn for those present .… [Event Website]

UVAL

by: Acadiana 365

Artmosphere, 902 Johnston St.

5:00pm

UVAL UVAL brings its rowdy sound to Artmosphere on Sunday Oct 26, 2014 Show starts 5PM. UVAL performs Cajun music with attitude. Music from our debut CD, Racines en Fleurs is available on Sound Cloud. https://soundcloud.com/oeuval?utm_source=soundcloud&ut… [Event Website]

Organic Farm Tour & Pumpkin Patch

by: Acadiana 365

Horse Farm, 2913 Johnston St.

1:00pm-5:30pm

Admission: $15

Organic Farm Tour & Pumpkin Patch The Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market at the Horse Farm continues its fall farm tour series this Sunday, October 26th with a visit to Inglewood Farm, the largest certified organic farm in Louisiana. The historic Inglewood Farm was founded in 1836 and has been a model producer of milk, beef, pork, and crops since the turn of the twentieth century. From a mobile chicken coop fashioned out of a school bus and pastures of grazing cattle to pecan orchards and rows of organic veggies, Inglewood Farm is a … [Event Website]

UL Homecoming: Ragin' Cajuns Bowling

by: Acadiana 365

Lafayette Lanes, 2825 Johnston St., Lafayette

4:00pm-6:00pm

Ragin' Cajuns Bowling at Lafayette Lanes: Hosted by the UL Alumni Association, pre-registration is required. [Event Website]

Auditions for 'Death of a Salesman'

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

6:00pm

Admission: Free

The Lauren-Reilly Eliot Company is pleased to announce auditions for its upcoming show to be performed in January 2015. "Its passion cannot be overstated. Its power must not be overlooked." DEATH OF A SALESMAN by ARTHUR MILLER Directed by Cooper Helm Performed in January 2015 Audition dates: October 26th & 27th 2014 Audition time: 6:00 pm (both nights) Auditions will be held at Cite des Arts. Located at 109 Vine Street, Downtown Lafayette, La. Auditions will consist of cold reading… [Event Website]

Open auditions for 'Death of a Salesman'

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

6:00pm

The Lauren-Reilly Eliot Company will be holding open auditions for Arthur Millers DEATH OF A SALESMAN. Auditions will be October 26&27 and begin at 6pm at Cit des Arts (109 Vine St.). Headshots and resumes are welcome, and all are encouraged to attend both nights. The auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. Needed: 8 men, 5 women. Rehearsals will begin in November. Performances in January. The production will be directed by Cooper Helm. The Lauren-Reilly Eliot Companys recent prod… [Event Website]

Ernest Ganes Display

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

View a collection of Gaines books, manuscripts, film memorabilia and more, provided by the Ernest J. Gaines Center. October 9 November 9 South Regional Library [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French Pt. 2 (102)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

(prerequisite French 101) Build a solid foundation in the French language with this comprehensive intorductory French immersion program. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of language in everyday life. Book: Echo A2 by French and European Publications Inc Mondays and Wednesdays: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm $385.00 ($360 for returning students) for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 - Nov. 24 … [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French (101)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

Speak French from Day 1! Learn everyday expressions and phrases, ask and answer basic questions, and have simple conversations. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of the language in everyday life. Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and basic phrases and learn to interact with others at a beginner level. Mondays & Wednesdays 5:30-7:00 Book: Echo A1 by French and European Publications Inc $385.00 for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 … [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

Harvest Moon Festival

by: LCVC

Downtown Main Street, Franklin, LA,

Vary

Admission: FREE to Public

Welcome fall with all-day festivities on Franklin's charming Main Street, featuring live entertainment, concessions, children's activities, arts & crafts, a 5K run/walk, a classic car show and a BBQ cook-off. [Event Website]

The Legacy of Ernest Gaines

by: Center for Louisiana Studies

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston Street

6:30pm

Admission: free

Join Marcia Gaudet, emerita professor of English at UL Lafayette, and Reggie Scott Young, professor of English at UL Lafayette, as they discuss their book "This Louisiana Thing That Drives Me: The Legacy of Ernest Gaines" (UL Press, 2009). The event is sponsored by the Ernest J. Gaines Center and is part of the Bayou State Book Talk series, a collaboration of the Center for Louisiana Studies and the Lafayette South Regional Library.… [Event Website]

22nd Annual Holy Ghost Creole Bazaar & Festival

by: LCVC

Holy Ghost Catholic Church,

10 a.m.-Midnight

This festival, which takes place the first weekend in November, features liveCreole and zydeco music, Creole food favorites. Gospel choir concert, parade, raffles, games and more.Sunday parade at 1pm from Landry Street to Union Street. [Event Website]

Classic Arms Productions Gun & Knife Show

by: LCVC

Lafayette Event Center, 4607 Johnston St., Lafayette,

Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Admission: $8

Buy-Sell-Trade-Browse. Bring your gun & trade for the gun you've always wanted. See the hundreds of displays of new and old guns, ammo, gun parts, books, knives, jewelry, camouflage, militeria and related items at discount prices. [Event Website]

Monday, Oct 27, 2014

Les Vues Film Series: The Oracles of Pennsylvania Avenue

by: Acadiana 365

Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road

6:30pm-8:30pm

Admission: Free

Les Vues Film Series: The Oracles of Pennsylvania Avenue This Monday we will be hosting our free monthly film series, Les Vues at 6:30PM in the Vermilionville performance center. This month's documentary, "The Oracles of Pennsylvania Avenue" tells the story of three insanely persistent individuals, their twenty-five year (24/7) peace vigil in front of the White House, and of the man named Norman Mayer (who has been called one of the first domestic terrorists in the US), who ironically inspired them to fight for world peace. This screening will be curated by the fi… [Event Website]
Other Events

Gaming @ Your Library for Teens

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

3:00 PM

Show off your skills in a Just Dance competition (South Regional only) or Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Registration begins Tuesday, September 2. [Event Website]

Sunken Pumpkin & the Trembling Ghost Take It and Make It

by: Lafayette Public Library

Broussard Branch

Take It and Make It CraftTake home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.… [Event Website]

Sunken Pumpkin & the Trembling Ghost Take It and Make It

by: Lafayette Public Library

Butler Memorial Branch

Take It and Make It CraftTake home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.… [Event Website]

Sunken Pumpkin & the Trembling Ghost Take It and Make It

by: Lafayette Public Library

Chenier Branch

Take It and Make It CraftTake home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.… [Event Website]

Sunken Pumpkin & the Trembling Ghost Take It and Make It

by: Lafayette Public Library

Duson Branch

Take It and Make It CraftTake home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.… [Event Website]

Sunken Pumpkin & the Trembling Ghost Take It and Make It

by: Lafayette Public Library

Jefferson St Library

Take It and Make It CraftTake home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.… [Event Website]

Sunken Pumpkin & the Trembling Ghost Take It and Make It

by: Lafayette Public Library

North Regional Library

Take It and Make It CraftTake home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.… [Event Website]

Sunken Pumpkin & the Trembling Ghost Take It and Make It

by: Lafayette Public Library

Scott Branch

Take It and Make It CraftTake home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.… [Event Website]

Chenier Story Time

by: Lafayette Public Library

Chenier Branch

10:00 AM

Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches. [Event Website]

Teen Advisory Board

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

1:00 PM

Saturday, September 20 1:00 – 2:30 pm South RegionalMonday, October 27 1:00 – 2:30 pm South RegionalThursday, October 2 6:00 – 7:00 pm North RegionalTeens will give voice in the planning of programs, book selections and other resources. Registration begins Friday, August 29 for South Regional Library and Monday, September 22 for North Regional Library.… [Event Website]

Lego Club

by: Lafayette Public Library

Youngsville Branch

2:00 PM

NOTE: THERE HAS BEEN A DATE CHANGE. This program is now being held on Monday, October 27. Registration will begin October 20. Children will build different lego structures based on a theme. Participants must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 7 and up. Registration is required.… [Event Website]

Gaming @ Your Library for Teens

by: Lafayette Public Library

Jefferson St Library

2:00 PM

Show off your skills in a Just Dance competition (South Regional only) or Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Registration begins Tuesday, September 2. [Event Website]

AOC Muse - Movie Monster Makeup

by: Acadiana 365

AOC Community Media, 101 Jefferson St., Ste. 100

4:30pm-6:00pm

Admission: Free

Registration is now open for AOC Community Medias new after-school creative program called Muse. Each Monday beginning Sept. 22, anyone ages 12-18 can participate in a wide variety of creative media-based activities led by AOC staff and visiting instructors. Muse sessions will begin at 4:30 and end around 6 p.m. at AOC. All sessions are free for students; although because sessions are first come, first served, pre-registration is encouraged. Students can register at www.aocinc.org/learn.asp for as many sessions … [Event Website]

Gaming @ Your Library for Teens

by: Acadiana 365

Lafayette Public Library, 538 Jefferson St.

2:00pm-3:30pm

Show off your skills in a Just Dance competition (South Regional only) or Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Registration begins Tuesday, September 2. [Event Website]

Gaming @ Your Library for Teens

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

3:00pm-4:30pm

Show off your skills in a Just Dance competition (South Regional only) or Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Registration begins Tuesday, September 2. [Event Website]

IPL Friends of the Library Annual Meeting

by: Acadiana 365

Iberia Parish Parkview Library, 500 Grand Pre Blvd., New Iberia

6:00pm

The Friends of the Library will hold their annual meeting on October 27th at 6:00 p.m. at the Parkview Library. This year, the keynote speaker will be Mark Rees, Ph.D. Director of Archaeology Field School at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Dr. Rees will be speaking on "The New Acadia Project: Results of the Summer 2014 Field Season and Future Prospects for Research," by Mark Rees and Christian Sheumaker. Its a riveting and important lecture about our changing Louisiana history. All are invite… [Event Website]

Special Board Meeting

by: Lafayette Parish School System

10:30 AM

2014-2015 District Calendars [Event Website]

UL Homecoming: Allons Manger: Food Truck Round-Up

by: Acadiana 365

UL Alumni Center, 600 E. Saint Mary Blvd.

10:00am-2:00pm

Allons Manger: Food Truck Round-Up at the Alumni Center: Check out the local flavor for lunch as nine of Lafayette's favorite food trucks pull in for an afternoon of music and good eats. [Event Website]

UL Homecoming: Ragin' Cajuns Karaoke

by: Acadiana 365

Cajundome Convention Center, 444 Cajundome Blvd.

6:00pm

Ragin' Cajuns Karaoke at the Convention Center: Singing! Dancing! Laughs! Watch the students put on a spirited evening of karaoke on the big stage as they kick off Homecoming week. [Event Website]

Auditions for 'Death of a Salesman'

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

6:00pm

Admission: Free

The Lauren-Reilly Eliot Company is pleased to announce auditions for its upcoming show to be performed in January 2015. "Its passion cannot be overstated. Its power must not be overlooked." DEATH OF A SALESMAN by ARTHUR MILLER Directed by Cooper Helm Performed in January 2015 Audition dates: October 26th & 27th 2014 Audition time: 6:00 pm (both nights) Auditions will be held at Cite des Arts. Located at 109 Vine Street, Downtown Lafayette, La. Auditions will consist of cold reading… [Event Website]

Ignition Interlock Device Evaluations

by: Acadiana 365

Acadiana Safety Association 1126 Coolidge Blvd., C4

5:30pm

ACADIANA SAFETY ASSOCIATION WILL BE CONDUCTING FREE IGNITION INTERLOCK DEVICE PRICE AND PERFORMANCE EVALUATIONS EVERY MONDAY AND TUESDAY FROM 5:30 TO 6:30 PM. PARTICIPANTS WILL LEARN AND UNDERSTAND THE NEW DWI & OWI LAWS, WHAT TO EXPECT AND DEMAND FROM IGNITION INTERLOCK DEVICE PROVIDERS, UNIT PERFORMANCE COMPARISONS, PROVIDER ACCOUNTABILITY, UNIT DEMONSTRATION, INCLUDING HOW TO FIND THE BEST VALUE FOR YOUR MONEY. IGNITION INTERLOCK DEVICE EVALUATIONS ARE ALWAYS FREE, OPEN TO EVERYONE, AND O… [Event Website]

Open auditions for 'Death of a Salesman'

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

6:00pm

The Lauren-Reilly Eliot Company will be holding open auditions for Arthur Millers DEATH OF A SALESMAN. Auditions will be October 26&27 and begin at 6pm at Cit des Arts (109 Vine St.). Headshots and resumes are welcome, and all are encouraged to attend both nights. The auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. Needed: 8 men, 5 women. Rehearsals will begin in November. Performances in January. The production will be directed by Cooper Helm. The Lauren-Reilly Eliot Companys recent prod… [Event Website]

Ernest Ganes Display

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

View a collection of Gaines books, manuscripts, film memorabilia and more, provided by the Ernest J. Gaines Center. October 9 November 9 South Regional Library [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French Pt. 2 (102)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

(prerequisite French 101) Build a solid foundation in the French language with this comprehensive intorductory French immersion program. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of language in everyday life. Book: Echo A2 by French and European Publications Inc Mondays and Wednesdays: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm $385.00 ($360 for returning students) for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 - Nov. 24 … [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French (101)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

Speak French from Day 1! Learn everyday expressions and phrases, ask and answer basic questions, and have simple conversations. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of the language in everyday life. Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and basic phrases and learn to interact with others at a beginner level. Mondays & Wednesdays 5:30-7:00 Book: Echo A1 by French and European Publications Inc $385.00 for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 … [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

The Legacy of Ernest Gaines

by: Center for Louisiana Studies

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston Street

6:30pm

Admission: free

Join Marcia Gaudet, emerita professor of English at UL Lafayette, and Reggie Scott Young, professor of English at UL Lafayette, as they discuss their book "This Louisiana Thing That Drives Me: The Legacy of Ernest Gaines" (UL Press, 2009). The event is sponsored by the Ernest J. Gaines Center and is part of the Bayou State Book Talk series, a collaboration of the Center for Louisiana Studies and the Lafayette South Regional Library.… [Event Website]

22nd Annual Holy Ghost Creole Bazaar & Festival

by: LCVC

Holy Ghost Catholic Church,

10 a.m.-Midnight

This festival, which takes place the first weekend in November, features liveCreole and zydeco music, Creole food favorites. Gospel choir concert, parade, raffles, games and more.Sunday parade at 1pm from Landry Street to Union Street. [Event Website]

Classic Arms Productions Gun & Knife Show

by: LCVC

Lafayette Event Center, 4607 Johnston St., Lafayette,

Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Admission: $8

Buy-Sell-Trade-Browse. Bring your gun & trade for the gun you've always wanted. See the hundreds of displays of new and old guns, ammo, gun parts, books, knives, jewelry, camouflage, militeria and related items at discount prices. [Event Website]

Tuesday, Oct 28, 2014

Other Events

Arachnopunk-LED Creature for Teens

by: Acadiana 365

Lafayette Public Library, 538 Jefferson St.

1:00pm

Get ready for the Steampunk and Makers Fair (scheduled for November15 in Downtown Lafayette) by coming to this mini-maker program. You can make an awesome creepy arachnopunk spider that lights up!Registration begins Thursday, October 9. [Event Website]

Arachnopunk-LED Creature for Teens

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

1:00pm

Get ready for the Steampunk and Makers Fair (scheduled for November15 in Downtown Lafayette) by coming to this mini-maker program. You can make an awesome creepy arachnopunk spider that lights up!Registration begins Thursday, October 9. [Event Website]

Cajun Fiddle Classes with Henry Hample

by: Acadiana 365

LSUE, 2048 Johnson Highway, Eunice

6:00pm-7:00pm

Henry Hample, who recently won the 2014 Excellence Award from the Cajun French Music Association for his ongoing work as a Cajun music instructor, will begin a new semester of Cajun fiddle classes at Louisiana State University at Eunice on Tuesday, September 23. Offered by LSUE's Office of Continuing Education, the classes are open to the general public, including both adults and kids ages 10 and older. Originally from New York, Hample moved to Grand Coteau, LA, in 2007. He has played fiddle for Cajun Mu… [Event Website]

The Labyrinth As A Tool For Healing Grief

by: Hospice of Acdiana

Conference Center 2600 Johnston Street

6:00pm

Admission: free

Learn how the labyrinth can be a means of healing and transformation. Presented by Aimee Domingue, MSW,LCSW, certified labyrinth facilitator. [Event Website]

Teen Performance Troupe

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

9:30 AM

Teen volunteers are needed for voice actors, puppeteersand behind-the-scenes help for puppet shows to beperformed for families and children. Registration beginsMonday, September 15. [Event Website]

Jefferson Street Branch Story Time

by: Lafayette Public Library

Jefferson St Library

10:30 AM

Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches. [Event Website]

Wartless: A Puppet Show

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

10:30 AM

The Teen Performance Troupe will perform this tale of the verypopular Wicky as she helps a new witch become the beauty that liesinside, while figuring out her own life and love! Ages 5-12.South Regional Library 981-1028Tuesday, October 28 10:30 amWednesday, October 29& Thursday, October 30… [Event Website]

POWERPOINT: Free Computer Class

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

1:00 PM

Prerequisite: Introduction to Computing Using Windows classesMaterial covered: Learn how to develop PowerPoint slide presentations using various backgrounds, charts, and text animations. [Event Website]

Arachnopunk-LED Creature

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

1:00 PM

Get ready for the Steampunk and Makers Fair (scheduled for November15 in Downtown Lafayette) by coming to this mini-maker program. We'll be making an awesome creepy arachnopunk spider that lights up!Registration begins Thursday, October 9. [Event Website]

Arachnopunk-LED Creature

by: Lafayette Public Library

Jefferson St Library

1:00 PM

Get ready for the Steampunk and Makers Fair (scheduled for November15 in Downtown Lafayette) by coming to this mini-maker program. We'll be making an awesome creepy arachnopunk spider that lights up!Registration begins Thursday, October 9. [Event Website]

Sunken Pumpkin & the Trembling Ghost

by: Lafayette Public Library

Youngsville Branch

4:00 PM

Register beginning Tuesday, October 7.Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters. [Event Website]

Easy Leaves

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

United Way Community Conversations

by: Acadiana 365

232-HELP/LA 211, 1005 Jefferson St., Lafayette

6:00pm-8:00pm

Admission: Free

Financial stability is more than just about earning money. It is about saving for the future, planning ahead for unforeseen expenses and having peace of mind. But to many local families who are living paycheck to paycheck, there exist many challenges to achieving financial freedom. United Way of Acadiana invites citizens to share those challenges and their vision of what financial stability means to them through a series of public roundtable discussions at Your Community. Your Voice. Your Financial Stability… [Event Website]

The Easy Leaves

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:00pm

The Easy Leaves are very top of the Country heap in San Francisco, headlining and filling big rooms (Great American Music Hall, The Independent, Mystic Theatre), mainstage set at last year's Outside Lands Festival (Willie Nelson told them 'We should play together again'!), CMT premieres their videos ... But more to the point, they write, record, and perform incredible songs. Songs that are meticulously crafted, and have great capabilities of (just plain) moving people. Under the guidance of Merle Hagga… [Event Website]

Ignition Interlock Device Evaluations

by: Acadiana 365

Acadiana Safety Association 1126 Coolidge Blvd., C4

5:30pm

ACADIANA SAFETY ASSOCIATION WILL BE CONDUCTING FREE IGNITION INTERLOCK DEVICE PRICE AND PERFORMANCE EVALUATIONS EVERY MONDAY AND TUESDAY FROM 5:30 TO 6:30 PM. PARTICIPANTS WILL LEARN AND UNDERSTAND THE NEW DWI & OWI LAWS, WHAT TO EXPECT AND DEMAND FROM IGNITION INTERLOCK DEVICE PROVIDERS, UNIT PERFORMANCE COMPARISONS, PROVIDER ACCOUNTABILITY, UNIT DEMONSTRATION, INCLUDING HOW TO FIND THE BEST VALUE FOR YOUR MONEY. IGNITION INTERLOCK DEVICE EVALUATIONS ARE ALWAYS FREE, OPEN TO EVERYONE, AND O… [Event Website]

Conversation Class Session 2

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

6:00pm-7:30pm

Admission: $100

(prerequisite Beginner French) Put your knowledge of French grammar to practical use in this conversation course. Designed for those with some knowledge of French, you will be introduced to different themed situations where you will converse and build your vocabulary. Tuesdays: 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm $100.00 for a 5-week session (1.5 hrs/week) Session 1: Sept. 16 - Oct. 14 Session 2: Oct. 28 - Nov 25… [Event Website]

Ernest Ganes Display

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

View a collection of Gaines books, manuscripts, film memorabilia and more, provided by the Ernest J. Gaines Center. October 9 November 9 South Regional Library [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French Pt. 2 (102)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

(prerequisite French 101) Build a solid foundation in the French language with this comprehensive intorductory French immersion program. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of language in everyday life. Book: Echo A2 by French and European Publications Inc Mondays and Wednesdays: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm $385.00 ($360 for returning students) for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 - Nov. 24 … [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French (101)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

Speak French from Day 1! Learn everyday expressions and phrases, ask and answer basic questions, and have simple conversations. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of the language in everyday life. Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and basic phrases and learn to interact with others at a beginner level. Mondays & Wednesdays 5:30-7:00 Book: Echo A1 by French and European Publications Inc $385.00 for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 … [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

The Legacy of Ernest Gaines

by: Center for Louisiana Studies

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston Street

6:30pm

Admission: free

Join Marcia Gaudet, emerita professor of English at UL Lafayette, and Reggie Scott Young, professor of English at UL Lafayette, as they discuss their book "This Louisiana Thing That Drives Me: The Legacy of Ernest Gaines" (UL Press, 2009). The event is sponsored by the Ernest J. Gaines Center and is part of the Bayou State Book Talk series, a collaboration of the Center for Louisiana Studies and the Lafayette South Regional Library.… [Event Website]

22nd Annual Holy Ghost Creole Bazaar & Festival

by: LCVC

Holy Ghost Catholic Church,

10 a.m.-Midnight

This festival, which takes place the first weekend in November, features liveCreole and zydeco music, Creole food favorites. Gospel choir concert, parade, raffles, games and more.Sunday parade at 1pm from Landry Street to Union Street. [Event Website]

Classic Arms Productions Gun & Knife Show

by: LCVC

Lafayette Event Center, 4607 Johnston St., Lafayette,

Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Admission: $8

Buy-Sell-Trade-Browse. Bring your gun & trade for the gun you've always wanted. See the hundreds of displays of new and old guns, ammo, gun parts, books, knives, jewelry, camouflage, militeria and related items at discount prices. [Event Website]

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014

Charley G's Halloween Wine Dinner

by: Acadiana 365

Charley G's, 3809 Ambassador Caffery

7:00pm

Admission: $125

Charley G's Halloween Wine Dinner [Event Website]

UL Symphony Halloween Concert

by: Acadiana 365

Angelle Hall, 601 East St. Mary Blvd., UL Campus

7:30pm

Admission: $8

UL Symphony Halloween Concert Adults and little ones alike will get into the Halloween spirit when the UL Lafayette Symphony under the direction of Michael Blaney presents its Annual Halloween Concert: Wednesday, October 29, at 7:30 p.m. in Angelle Hall Auditorium. Orchestra members will be wearing costumes and the audience is encouraged to show up in their favorite Halloween costumes. Musical highlights of this years concert include: Suite from Video Games Live, Picture at an Exhibition, Danse Bacchanale, Flinstones Meet the Jetsons,… [Event Website]

Silverbacks Improv Theatre Presents: Silverbacks in SPACE

by: Acadiana 365

Theatre 810, 810 Jefferson St.

7:30pm

Admission: $7, $5

Silverbacks Improv Theatre Presents: Silverbacks in SPACE Silverbacks Improv Theatre has enjoyed presenting special concept shows such as Soap Operas, Murder Mysteries, and Noirs. This October, the group will expand its repertoire into Science Fiction. The group will improvise a one-act play inspired by classic Science Fiction television, such as Star Trek, Red Dwarf, Battlestar Galactica and Firefly. No elements of the story will be pre-scripted. With the audiences suggestion, the improvisers will come up with a never-before-seen space concept and love letter… [Event Website]
Other Events

AOC Studio Basics

by: Acadiana 365

AOC Community Media, 101 Jefferson St., Ste. 100

12:00pm-3:00pm

Admission: $35, $50

This workshop teaches you how to use both of our TV studios to produce a live or recorded television show. Camera operation, directing, stage set-up and lighting basics are discussed. [Event Website]

NaNoWriMo Kickoff Event

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

6:30pm-8:00pm

Join us for our annual National Novel Writing Month kick-off to learn about the worldwide writing challenge and how you can write a novel by the end of November! Group write-ins are scheduled throughout Lafayette Parish in November. For more information on National Novel Writing Month or to sign up, visit nanowrimo.org. … [Event Website]

IPL Life Writing

by: Acadiana 365

Iberia Parish Parkview Library, 500 Grand Pre Blvd., New Iberia

1:00pm-4:00pm

The Iberia Parish Library is proud to announce the return of Life Writing for adults 55 and older! Registration is going on now at the Main Library. Two class times will be offered starting Wednesday, September 3 and continue every following Wednesday until November 19. The first section is from 9 a.m. 12 p.m. at the Main Library and the second will be from 1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. at the Parkview Library. The class fee is $145 for the 12 week course, and payment is required at the time of registration. Space… [Event Website]

LAGCOE Career Fair

by: LEDA

09:00 AM

[Event Website]

Artmosphere Band Competition

by: Acadiana 365

Artmosphere, 902 Johnston St.

9:00pm-1:00am

Artmosphere Bistro is having another songwriters competition! The contest is 5 weeks long with the first 4 weeks being qualifying rounds, the contest will take place every Tuesday before our regular songwriters night. Come and vote for your favorites or sign up to compete to win a huge prize package from Artmosphere and Guitar Center! After 4 weeks of the qualifying rounds the final favorites will go on to compete for the title of best songwriter in Acadiana on November! We're giving the bands a chance to… [Event Website]

Teen Performance Troupe

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

9:30 AM

Teen volunteers are needed for voice actors, puppeteersand behind-the-scenes help for puppet shows to beperformed for families and children. Registration beginsMonday, September 15. [Event Website]

North Regional Story Time

by: Lafayette Public Library

North Regional Library

10:30 AM

Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches. [Event Website]

Wartless: A Puppet Show

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

10:30 AM

The Teen Performance Troupe will perform this tale of the verypopular Wicky as she helps a new witch become the beauty that liesinside, while figuring out her own life and love! Ages 5-12.South Regional Library 981-1028Tuesday, October 28 10:30 amWednesday, October 29& Thursday, October 30… [Event Website]

Sunken Pumpkin & the Trembling Ghost

by: Lafayette Public Library

Milton Branch

4:00 PM

Register beginning Tuesday, October 7.Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters. [Event Website]

Bedtimes Stories: South Regional Library

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

6:00 PM

This is a night-time version of Family Story Time, held on designated Wednesdays at the South Regional Library. NOTE: The Bedtime Stories held on September 24 and October 22 will be in French. [Event Website]

NaNoWriMo Kickoff Event

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

6:30 PM

Wednesday, October 29 6:30 - 8:00 pmSouth Regional Library Meeting RoomRefreshments provided.Join us for our annual National Novel Writing Month kick-off to learn about the worldwide writing challenge and how you can write a novel by the end of November! Group write-ins are scheduled throughout Lafayette Parish in November. For more information on National Novel Writing Month or to sign up, visit nanowrimo.org.… [Event Website]

10/29/2014 - One Acadiana: A Regional Initiative

by: Chamber of Commerce
To register, please fill out the registration form by clicking here. Completed registration forms should be returned by email to Events Director Blair Green at blair@lafchamber.org, by mail or in person to 804 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette, LA 70503. If interested in sponsorship opportunities click here, or contact Bruce Conque at (337) 408-3653 or bruce@lafchambe… [Event Website]

LAGCOE Career Fair

by: Acadiana 365

Cajundome Convention Center, 444 Cajundome Blvd.

9:00am-2:00pm

Admission:

LAGCOE Career Fair LAGCOE, Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition, will be hosting the LAGCOE Career Fair on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the Cajundome & Convention Center, 444 Cajundome Blvd, Lafayette, La. A special 30 minute opportunity for veterans only will be open from 8:30 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. The LAGCOE Career Fair addresses the industry's growing need for qualified employees by providing an industry specific networking event. Current and future oil and gas professionals will ha… [Event Website]

Bikin on the Block

by: Cajun Harley-Davidson

724 I-10 South Frontage Road, Scott, LA 70583

6:00pm-9:00pm

Admission: Free

Once a month in the Fall, something truly awesome happens at Cajun Harley-Davidson in Scott. And on Wednesday, October 29th, Bikin on the Block returns to shake up the middle of your week! Enjoy food, drinks, and the music of Chris Himel right here at the Cajun Harley-Davidson dealership on I-10 at the Scott Exit. Hang out and feel free to browse Acadianas best selection of Harley-Davidson Motorcycles, parts, and motorclothes. Come see what weve got in stock from our classic bikes to our newest models.… [Event Website]

The Revelers

by: Acadiana 365

Cafe Vermillion, 1304 W. Pinhook Road

6:00pm-9:00pm

Admission:

The Revelers perform for Cafe V's Courtyard Concert Series [Event Website]

Conversation Class Session 2

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

6:00pm-7:30pm

Admission: $100

(prerequisite Beginner French) Put your knowledge of French grammar to practical use in this conversation course. Designed for those with some knowledge of French, you will be introduced to different themed situations where you will converse and build your vocabulary. Tuesdays: 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm $100.00 for a 5-week session (1.5 hrs/week) Session 1: Sept. 16 - Oct. 14 Session 2: Oct. 28 - Nov 25… [Event Website]

Ernest Ganes Display

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

View a collection of Gaines books, manuscripts, film memorabilia and more, provided by the Ernest J. Gaines Center. October 9 November 9 South Regional Library [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French Pt. 2 (102)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

(prerequisite French 101) Build a solid foundation in the French language with this comprehensive intorductory French immersion program. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of language in everyday life. Book: Echo A2 by French and European Publications Inc Mondays and Wednesdays: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm $385.00 ($360 for returning students) for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 - Nov. 24 … [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French (101)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

Speak French from Day 1! Learn everyday expressions and phrases, ask and answer basic questions, and have simple conversations. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of the language in everyday life. Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and basic phrases and learn to interact with others at a beginner level. Mondays & Wednesdays 5:30-7:00 Book: Echo A1 by French and European Publications Inc $385.00 for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 … [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

The Legacy of Ernest Gaines

by: Center for Louisiana Studies

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston Street

6:30pm

Admission: free

Join Marcia Gaudet, emerita professor of English at UL Lafayette, and Reggie Scott Young, professor of English at UL Lafayette, as they discuss their book "This Louisiana Thing That Drives Me: The Legacy of Ernest Gaines" (UL Press, 2009). The event is sponsored by the Ernest J. Gaines Center and is part of the Bayou State Book Talk series, a collaboration of the Center for Louisiana Studies and the Lafayette South Regional Library.… [Event Website]

22nd Annual Holy Ghost Creole Bazaar & Festival

by: LCVC

Holy Ghost Catholic Church,

10 a.m.-Midnight

This festival, which takes place the first weekend in November, features liveCreole and zydeco music, Creole food favorites. Gospel choir concert, parade, raffles, games and more.Sunday parade at 1pm from Landry Street to Union Street. [Event Website]

Classic Arms Productions Gun & Knife Show

by: LCVC

Lafayette Event Center, 4607 Johnston St., Lafayette,

Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Admission: $8

Buy-Sell-Trade-Browse. Bring your gun & trade for the gun you've always wanted. See the hundreds of displays of new and old guns, ammo, gun parts, books, knives, jewelry, camouflage, militeria and related items at discount prices. [Event Website]

Thursday, Oct 30, 2014

Saints in the Parc

by: Acadiana 365

Parc Sans Souci, Downtown Lafayette

6:00pm

Admission: Free

Saints in the Parc The New Orleans Saints take on the Carolina Panthers Thursday, October 6th and the Downtown Lafayette Restaurant & Bar Association is hosting a free viewing of the event at Parc Sans Souci. Come watch the Saints vs. the Panthers on the big screen with special guest, Ray Boudreaux, for the Halftime Show. Food and beverages will be provided by Downtown Lafayette Restaurant & Bar Association members. … [Event Website]

Borgone

by: Acadiana 365

The District, 4607 Johnston St.

9:00pm

Admission:

Borgone lectronic dance musics most scandalously wild rapper, singer, songwriter and producer BORGORE is giving his North American fans another chance to get ratchet this year. The third phase of his #NEWGOREORDER tour will be stopping in LAFAYETTE on THURSDAY, OCTOBER 30 at THE DISTRICT. … [Event Website]

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

by: Acadiana 365

Feed & Seed, 106 N. Grant St.

7:30pm

Admission: $12, $10

The Rocky Horror Picture Show The Rocky Horror Show is a musical with music, lyrics and a book by Richard O'Brien. A humorous tribute to the science fiction and horror B movies of the late 1940s through to the early 1970s, the musical tells the story of a newly engaged couple getting caught in a storm and coming to the home of a mad transvestite scientist unveiling his new creation, a muscle man named Rocky Horror. CAST & CREW: Stage Manager- Logan Hensgens Vocal Director- Austin JosiahPrice Boudreaux Lighting Designer, Makeup… [Event Website]

Friends of the Library Annual Author Dinner

by: Acadiana 365

Petroleum Club, 111 Heymann Blvd., Oil Center

6:30pm-9:30pm

Admission: $25

Friends of the Library Annual Author Dinner Award-winning author and syndicated columnist Rheta Grimsley Johnson will speak and sign books. The 2014-15 "Friend of the Year" will also be named. Johnson has written for several regional newspapers and is a member of the Scripps Howard Newspapers Editorial Hall of Fame. She has lived and worked in the South all of her career and now lives part-time in Henderson, LA. Her books include Poor Man's Provence, Hank Hung the Moon and Enchanted Evening Barbie and the Second Coming. … [Event Website]
Other Events

Medicare 101

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

10:00am

Representatives fromLA SHIIP(SeniorHealth Insurance Information Program), afederally regulated organization that providesobjective information about Medicare, willanswer questions on the following topics: What is Medicare? Components of A and B Original Medicare What is a Supplement? Components of C and D… [Event Website]

What Make A Person Hospice Appropriate

by: Hospice of Acdiana

Conference Center 2600 Johnston Street

12:00pm

Admission: free

Join us for a presentation by Dr. Mire on what makes a person hospice appropriate. A light lunch will be served so preregistration is required call Ann or Martie 232-1234 [Event Website]

Gregg Martinez

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Dog Cafe, 1211 W. Pinhook Road

5:00pm-9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Youngsville Story Time

by: Lafayette Public Library

Youngsville Branch

9:30 AM

Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches. [Event Website]

Teen Performance Troupe

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

9:30 AM

Teen volunteers are needed for voice actors, puppeteersand behind-the-scenes help for puppet shows to beperformed for families and children. Registration beginsMonday, September 15. [Event Website]

Duson Story Time

by: Lafayette Public Library

Duson Branch

10:00 AM

Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches. [Event Website]

Medicare 101

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

10:00 AM

Representatives from LA SHIIP (SeniorHealth Insurance Information Program), afederally regulated organization that providesobjective information about Medicare, willanswer questions on the following topics:• What is Medicare?• Components of A and B• Original Medicare• What is a Supplement?• Components of C and D• Assistant ProgramsThursday, October 30 10:00 amSouth Regional Library 981-1028… [Event Website]

Milton Story Time

by: Lafayette Public Library

Milton Branch

10:30 AM

Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches. [Event Website]

Wartless: A Puppet Show

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

10:30 AM

The Teen Performance Troupe will perform this tale of the verypopular Wicky as she helps a new witch become the beauty that liesinside, while figuring out her own life and love! Ages 5-12.South Regional Library 981-1028Tuesday, October 28 10:30 amWednesday, October 29& Thursday, October 30… [Event Website]

WBU Bird Chats

by: Acadiana 365

Wild Birds Unlimited, 137 Arnould Blvd.

5:30pm

Thurs., Oct. 30, An Owloween Event all day and at 5:30 p.m. Bats! With Kyle Patton [Event Website]

Shadows-on-the-Teche Evening Under the Oaks

by: Acadiana 365

The Sliman, 129 E. Main St., New Iberia

7:00pm-10:00pm

Admission: $125

Shadows-on-the-Teche Evening Under the Oaks The Shadows-on-the-Teche Advisory Council will hold their annual Evening Under the Oaks Dinner/Auction at The Sliman on Thursday, October 30, from 7:00-10:00 p.m. Tickets are $125 per person and tables of eight are available for $1,000. Included in the ticket price is an open bar cocktail hour followed with a delicious dinner from Clementine Catering by Peltiers including seafood gumbo, spinach salad with Steens Syrup vinaigrette, filet with grilled shrimp, seasonal vegetables, dessert, and wine. En… [Event Website]

UL Homecoming: Yell Like Hell

by: Acadiana 365

Cajun Field, 444 Cajundome Blvd., Lafayette

6:30pm

Yell Like Hell at Cajun Field: Students bring the noise in a big way at this competitive Homecoming Pep Rally where groups are all vying for bragging rights. Catch the spirit at this this night of music, performances, games and Ragin' Cajun fun. [Event Website]

Conversation Class Session 2

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

6:00pm-7:30pm

Admission: $100

(prerequisite Beginner French) Put your knowledge of French grammar to practical use in this conversation course. Designed for those with some knowledge of French, you will be introduced to different themed situations where you will converse and build your vocabulary. Tuesdays: 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm $100.00 for a 5-week session (1.5 hrs/week) Session 1: Sept. 16 - Oct. 14 Session 2: Oct. 28 - Nov 25… [Event Website]

Ernest Ganes Display

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

View a collection of Gaines books, manuscripts, film memorabilia and more, provided by the Ernest J. Gaines Center. October 9 November 9 South Regional Library [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French Pt. 2 (102)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

(prerequisite French 101) Build a solid foundation in the French language with this comprehensive intorductory French immersion program. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of language in everyday life. Book: Echo A2 by French and European Publications Inc Mondays and Wednesdays: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm $385.00 ($360 for returning students) for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 - Nov. 24 … [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French (101)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

Speak French from Day 1! Learn everyday expressions and phrases, ask and answer basic questions, and have simple conversations. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of the language in everyday life. Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and basic phrases and learn to interact with others at a beginner level. Mondays & Wednesdays 5:30-7:00 Book: Echo A1 by French and European Publications Inc $385.00 for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 … [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

The Legacy of Ernest Gaines

by: Center for Louisiana Studies

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston Street

6:30pm

Admission: free

Join Marcia Gaudet, emerita professor of English at UL Lafayette, and Reggie Scott Young, professor of English at UL Lafayette, as they discuss their book "This Louisiana Thing That Drives Me: The Legacy of Ernest Gaines" (UL Press, 2009). The event is sponsored by the Ernest J. Gaines Center and is part of the Bayou State Book Talk series, a collaboration of the Center for Louisiana Studies and the Lafayette South Regional Library.… [Event Website]

22nd Annual Holy Ghost Creole Bazaar & Festival

by: LCVC

Holy Ghost Catholic Church,

10 a.m.-Midnight

This festival, which takes place the first weekend in November, features liveCreole and zydeco music, Creole food favorites. Gospel choir concert, parade, raffles, games and more.Sunday parade at 1pm from Landry Street to Union Street. [Event Website]

Classic Arms Productions Gun & Knife Show

by: LCVC

Lafayette Event Center, 4607 Johnston St., Lafayette,

Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Admission: $8

Buy-Sell-Trade-Browse. Bring your gun & trade for the gun you've always wanted. See the hundreds of displays of new and old guns, ammo, gun parts, books, knives, jewelry, camouflage, militeria and related items at discount prices. [Event Website]

Friday, Oct 31, 2014

Ghost Hunter's Bash Halloween Party

by: Acadiana 365

T'Frere's House Bed & Breakfast 1905 Verot School Rd

8:00pm-11:00pm

Admission: $60, $100

Ghost Hunter's Bash Halloween Party On Friday, October 31, 2014 TFreres House Bed & Breakfast is thrilled to host their very first Halloween event. New TFreres owner, Richard Young of Event Rental, invites guests to enjoy the hauntingly glamorous festivities of TFreres Ghost Hunters Bash! The fright-astic holiday event is intended for adults only and will be celebrated with a fun-filled evening of dancing, a to die for costume contest with Special Guest Judge Sharon Moss, and an interactive tour of TFreres House! Following the haunted t… [Event Website]

Museum of Fear 2014

by: Acadiana 365

Lafayette Science Museum, 433 Jefferson St.

7:00pm-11:00pm

Admission:

Museum of Fear 2014 Welcome to a heightened level of intensity! Barqs Root Beer and the Lafayette Science Museum Foundation present MUSEUM OF FEAR. Admission is only $10 at the door and all proceeds directly benefit the Lafayette Science Museum exhibits and educational mission. Located on the haunted third floor of the Lafayette Science Museum, Museum of Fear offers a world of nightmares that will challenge the bravest of souls. Professional actors, movie-quality set design, fog (and yes, even smells) invade your happy place with impu… [Event Website]
Other Events

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

by: Acadiana 365

Feed & Seed, 106 N. Grant St.

9:00pm

Admission: $12, $10

The Rocky Horror Picture Show The Rocky Horror Show is a musical with music, lyrics and a book by Richard O'Brien. A humorous tribute to the science fiction and horror B movies of the late 1940s through to the early 1970s, the musical tells the story of a newly engaged couple getting caught in a storm and coming to the home of a mad transvestite scientist unveiling his new creation, a muscle man named Rocky Horror. CAST & CREW: Stage Manager- Logan Hensgens Vocal Director- Austin JosiahPrice Boudreaux Lighting Designer, Makeup… [Event Website]

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

by: Acadiana 365

Feed & Seed, 106 N. Grant St.

12:00am

Admission: $12, $10

The Rocky Horror Picture Show The Rocky Horror Show is a musical with music, lyrics and a book by Richard O'Brien. A humorous tribute to the science fiction and horror B movies of the late 1940s through to the early 1970s, the musical tells the story of a newly engaged couple getting caught in a storm and coming to the home of a mad transvestite scientist unveiling his new creation, a muscle man named Rocky Horror. CAST & CREW: Stage Manager- Logan Hensgens Vocal Director- Austin JosiahPrice Boudreaux Lighting Designer, Makeup… [Event Website]

The Amazing Nuns Halloween Party

by: Acadiana 365

Artmosphere, 902 Johnston St.

9:00pm

[Event Website]

Fall Fun Fest

by: Acadiana 365

Girard Park, 500 Girard Park Drive

6:00pm

Admission:

Please join us for some ghoulish games, candy, prizes, face painting, balloons, arts and crafts, frightening food, drinks and a costume contest! Bring a flashlight and a bag for treats. Children and Adults are welcome to participate! [Event Website]

Halloween at the Library

by: Lafayette Public Library

All Libraries

Friday, October 31 (while supplies last)Looking for a safe place to Trick-or-Treat, rain or shine? Come in costume to any Lafayette Public Library location on Halloween! [Event Website]

Children's Museum presents Spooktacular

by: Acadiana 365

Children's Museum of Acadiana, 201 East Congress Lafayette

5:30pm-8:30pm

Admission: $9

The CMA will host its annual Halloween Spooktacular, on October 17, 18, 24, 25, 31, from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. The CMA transforms its exhibit spaces into slightly spooky but not so scary experiences for children of all ages. Special event exhibits include Mummy Pets, Ghost Alley Games, Stuffees Pumpkin Patch I Spy Game, Spooky Mart, Witches Brew Caf, Slime Pit, and Spooky Arts and Crafts. Enjoy nightly story time at 6 pm in the Haunted House Book Nook. Admission includes entry in the Costume Contest. … [Event Website]

Hugh & The Wrecking Crew

by: Acadiana 365

Agave Downtown, 200 E. Vermilion, Lafayette

7:00pm-10:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

PNL Halloween Spooktacular

by: Play and Learn WIth Me

3554 Pinhook Rd

10:30am

Admission: $7

Halloween Open Play Day! Spider-man and Elsa will be here from 10:30am-noon. Come dressed in your costume for some early bird trick or treating. Costume Contests at 1:00pm and 3:00pm. Winners will receive 1 free admission to Parent's Date Night. (PDN is for Ages 18 months to 8 years old) Regular Open Play prices will apply. Under 6 months old - FREE 6 months -11 months old - $5 1-6 years old - $7… [Event Website]

UL Homecoming: Tennis Tournament

by: Acadiana 365

Red Lerille's Health & Racquet Club, 301 Doucet Road

8:00am-5:00pm

The UL Alumni Homecoming Tennis Tournament is open to everyone and your tennis enjoyment contributes to the Bourg Scholarship Fund and other Alumni Association programs. Your $25 entry fee gets you lunch, refreshments and an official 2014 Homecoming t… [Event Website]

UL Homecoming: Bill Bass Open Golf Tournament

by: Acadiana 365

Vieux Chenes Golf Course, 340 Rue De Vieux Chenes, Youngsville

8:00am-5:00pm

t's Fall. It's Homecoming. It's gorgeous outside and you should be on the golf course. The Homecoming Bill Bass Open Golf Tournament presented by the UL Alumni Association and friends of the UL Golf Team, provides you with that opportunity as well as a chance to gather with friends, Ragin' Cajun alumni and former athletes for an afternoon of fun and good times. … [Event Website]

UL Homecoming: University Wind Ensemble Annual Homecoming Concert

by: Acadiana 365

Angelle Hall, 601 East St. Mary Blvd., UL Campus

7:30pm

Admission: Free

The UL Lafayette Wind Ensemble presents "Ragin' Cajuns Ever After," a program featuring fairy tales, fables, and haunting stories. Admission is free and so join us after trick-or-treatingcostumes are welcome! [Event Website]

UL Homecoming: Friday Night Warm-Up: Fais Do-Do & Fall Fest

by: Acadiana 365

Blackham Coliseum, 2330 Johnston St.

7:00pm-11:00pm

Admission:

oin your fellow alumni for the inaugural Homecoming Friday Night Warm-Up! Have a good time reconnecting with friends and classmates while playing tailgating games, eating, drinking, and dancing at Blackham Coliseum. Register with the Alumni Association to claim a seat on the shuttle, which we'll take to visit the Ragin' Cajuns football team at the Hilton Garden Inn and then stop at local businesses for more fun, food, and revelry. Then, we'll come back to Blackham to warm up by the fire and continu… [Event Website]

Little Shop of Horrors

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

7:30pm

Little Shop of Horrors Little Shop of Horrors is a comedy horror rock musical, by composer Alan Menken and writer Howard Ashman, about a hapless florist shop worker named Seymour Krelborn who raises an alien plant that feeds on human blood and flesh. The musical is based on the low-budget 1960 black comedy film The Little Shop of Horrors, directed by Roger Corman. The music, composed by Menken in the style of early 1960s rock and roll, doo-wop and early Motown, includes several well-known tunes, including the title song, "Skid… [Event Website]

IPL Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale

by: Acadiana 365

Cyr Gates Community Center in City Park, 300 Parkview Drive New Iberia

Admission:

The seasons are changing, the days are getting shorter and that means the quick approach of the Friends of the Librarys Annual Booksale on the Bayou. This years book sale will be held from Friday, October 31 until Sunday, November 2 at the Cyr Gates Community Center in City Park, so the time to prepare is now! Make space for new books by clearing out previously read books and donating them to the Iberia Parish Library. We accept donations year round so you can clear your clutter and we will have a wider se… [Event Website]

Conversation Class Session 2

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

6:00pm-7:30pm

Admission: $100

(prerequisite Beginner French) Put your knowledge of French grammar to practical use in this conversation course. Designed for those with some knowledge of French, you will be introduced to different themed situations where you will converse and build your vocabulary. Tuesdays: 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm $100.00 for a 5-week session (1.5 hrs/week) Session 1: Sept. 16 - Oct. 14 Session 2: Oct. 28 - Nov 25… [Event Website]

Ernest Ganes Display

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

View a collection of Gaines books, manuscripts, film memorabilia and more, provided by the Ernest J. Gaines Center. October 9 November 9 South Regional Library [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French Pt. 2 (102)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

(prerequisite French 101) Build a solid foundation in the French language with this comprehensive intorductory French immersion program. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of language in everyday life. Book: Echo A2 by French and European Publications Inc Mondays and Wednesdays: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm $385.00 ($360 for returning students) for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 - Nov. 24 … [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French (101)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

Speak French from Day 1! Learn everyday expressions and phrases, ask and answer basic questions, and have simple conversations. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of the language in everyday life. Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and basic phrases and learn to interact with others at a beginner level. Mondays & Wednesdays 5:30-7:00 Book: Echo A1 by French and European Publications Inc $385.00 for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 … [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

22nd Annual Holy Ghost Creole Bazaar & Festival

by: LCVC

Holy Ghost Catholic Church,

10 a.m.-Midnight

This festival, which takes place the first weekend in November, features liveCreole and zydeco music, Creole food favorites. Gospel choir concert, parade, raffles, games and more.Sunday parade at 1pm from Landry Street to Union Street. [Event Website]

Classic Arms Productions Gun & Knife Show

by: LCVC

Lafayette Event Center, 4607 Johnston St., Lafayette,

Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Admission: $8

Buy-Sell-Trade-Browse. Bring your gun & trade for the gun you've always wanted. See the hundreds of displays of new and old guns, ammo, gun parts, books, knives, jewelry, camouflage, militeria and related items at discount prices. [Event Website]

Saturday, Nov 1, 2014

Museum of Fear 2014

by: Acadiana 365

Lafayette Science Museum, 433 Jefferson St.

7:00pm-11:00pm

Admission:

Museum of Fear 2014 Welcome to a heightened level of intensity! Barqs Root Beer and the Lafayette Science Museum Foundation present MUSEUM OF FEAR. Admission is only $10 at the door and all proceeds directly benefit the Lafayette Science Museum exhibits and educational mission. Located on the haunted third floor of the Lafayette Science Museum, Museum of Fear offers a world of nightmares that will challenge the bravest of souls. Professional actors, movie-quality set design, fog (and yes, even smells) invade your happy place with impu… [Event Website]
Other Events

The Great Pumpkin Ride

by: Acadiana 365

Covenant United Methodist Church, 300 E. Martial Ave.

7:00am

Admission: Donations welcome

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 7:00-8:00 REGISTRATION 7:30 am 100 mile (Century) 8:00 am 65 mile (Metric Century) 35 mile (out & back) 10 mile (out & back) Make it a double weekend ride Great Pumpkin Ride Then get half off Great Omelet Ride Helmets Required Food and Drinks Provided Stationary & Rolling Rest Stops All proceeds benefit St. Judes Childrens Research Hospital No entry fee/Donations appreciated St. Judes T-Shirt with a donation of $35 or more Free Great Pumpkin T-Shirt for first 50 early registra… [Event Website]

LillyBrave

by: Acadiana 365

Feed & Seed, 106 N. Grant St.

9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

IPL Life Writing

by: Acadiana 365

Iberia Parish Main Library, 445 E. Main Street New Iberia

9:00am-12:00pm

The Iberia Parish Library is proud to announce the return of Life Writing for adults 55 and older! Registration is going on now at the Main Library. Two class times will be offered starting Wednesday, September 3 and continue every following Wednesday until November 19. The first section is from 9 a.m. 12 p.m. at the Main Library and the second will be from 1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. at the Parkview Library. The class fee is $145 for the 12 week course, and payment is required at the time of registration. Space… [Event Website]

Jungle Gardens 5k

by: Acadiana 365

Avery Island

8:00am

Admission:

On Nov. 1, 2014, Avery Island will celebrate its inaugural Jungle Gardens 5K and 1 mile fun run where all proceeds will be donated to St. Jude Children's Hospital. The event will begin at 8 am with a full schedule of events. The running event will be immediately followed by food, entertainment and awards. All entrants will have a full day pass to explore the gardens and enjoy the area. The event organizers, Team FSS, and event sponsors, Fire & Safety Specialists, are donating all proceeds to… [Event Website]

Cajun Jam

by: Acadiana 365

Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road

1:00pm-3:30pm

Admission: Free

Join Vermilionville for their weekly Cajun Jam led by some of the areas finest musicians. The free jam is held in the Performance Center of Vermilionville and is open to all skill levels-beginner to professional. Free admission is for jam only and does not include entry to the park. For more info on the jam host visit the events calendar at vermilionville.org. Special thanks to the Cajun French Music Association for sponsoring our weekly jams!… [Event Website]

Genealogy 101

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

9:30 AM

The Lafayette Genealogical Society presents ‘Genealogy 101,’ a series of presentations for the research novice and expert alike. The group also holds monthly meetings featuring guest speakers. Anyone interested in genealogy may attend either event. All meetings are held at the South Regional Library.… [Event Website]

50th Anniversary of Flat Stanley

by: Lafayette Public Library

All Libraries

Calling All Kids!Ages 3-12November 1 – December 1Design your own Flat Stanley andtake a photo of him on an adventure,around town or across the globe! Wewant to see your creative Flat Stanleyphotos, in honor of his 50th anniversary, and the best oneswill win prizes. We may even post your photos on our website andFacebook page. Enter online at LafayettePublicLibrary.org. One entry per child. Winner will be announced Friday, December 12.… [Event Website]

NaNoWriMo Group Write-In

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

9:00 AM

NaNoWriMo, the world’s largest writing challenge,encourages aspiring writers ages 13 and up towrite a 50,000-word novel in one month. Groupwrite-ins will be held at the South Regional Libraryevery Saturday and Sunday in November. Refreshments provided.For more information on NaNoWriMo or to sign up, visit nanowrimo.org.… [Event Website]

Genealogy 101

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

9:30 AM

The Lafayette Genealogical Society presents ‘Genealogy 101,’ aseries of presentations for the research novice and expert alike. Thegroup also holds monthly meetings featuring guest speakers. Anyoneinterested in genealogy may attend either eve… [Event Website]

Saturday Storytime with Kappa Delta Pi

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

11:00 AM

Kappa Delta Pi, a local teachers honor society, will come in and perform special storytimes for kids 3 – 6 years old. [Event Website]

Mercer & Johnson, The Cat Head Biscuit Boys

by: Acadiana 365

Artmosphere, 902 Johnston St.

9:00pm

[Event Website]

Hugh & The Wrecking Crew

by: Acadiana 365

Agave Downtown, 200 E. Vermilion, Lafayette

7:00pm-10:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

UL Homecoming: Ragin' Road Race: 5K and 1-mile Fun Run

by: Acadiana 365

UL Alumni Center, 600 E. Saint Mary Blvd.

8:00am

Admission:

Awards will be given to 1st and 2nd place winners in each age division. Also, overall male and female 1st and 2nd place winners will receive a prize. [Event Website]

UL Homecoming: Alumni Open House

by: Acadiana 365

UL Alumni Center, 600 E. Saint Mary Blvd.

9:00am-12:00pm

Admission:

Join your fellow alumni at the UL Lafayette Alumni Center for the 2014 Homecoming Parade. See the student floats decorated in the Ragin' Cajuns Ever After theme as they pass the viewing stands in front of the Alumni Center. Connect with old classmates, enjoy the beautiful weather, and get ready for the Homecoming game in the afternoon. The open house is for alumni, but we invite all Ragin' Cajuns fans to line the parade route. Open house begins at 9 a.m. and the parade leaves from Blackham Coliseum… [Event Website]

UL Homecoming Parade

by: Acadiana 365

Blackham Coliseum, 2330 Johnston St.

10:00am

Admission:

Join us for the annual homecoming parade featuring the Pride of Acadiana, the homecoming court, Dr. Savoie, alumni hall of fame inductees and student organizations that build and decorate their own floats as a way to display their Ragin Cajun spirit. Parade starts at Johnston St. (at Blackham Coliseum) and ends at the Alumni Center on St. Mary Blvd. Parade participation is open to all students and student organizations. - See more at: http://upc.louisiana.edu/news-events/events/20141015/homecoming-pa… [Event Website]

UL Homecoming Tailgaiting

by: Acadiana 365

Cajun Field, 444 Cajundome Blvd., Lafayette

1:00pm

Admission:

Tailgating at Cajun Field begins at 1 p.m. in preparation for the 2014 Homecoming game. Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns vs. South Alabama Jaguars kicks off at 4 p.m. on Saturday Nov. 1. [Event Website]

Shadows Civil War Re-enactment

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

One hundred fifty years ago New Iberias citizens, along with those of the surrounding area, experienced life under martial law when military commanders take precedence over elected officials. Additionally, Mary Moore and her sister Hannah Jane Conrad shared their home with Union General William B. Franklin. Thousands of troops occupied the town until January 1864 when some troops were sent to Texas and others to New Orleans. Louisianas government was divided into areas of Confederate and Union control. … [Event Website]

Dauterive Hospital Food Drive

by: Acadiana 365

Dauterive Hospital, 600 N. Lewis Ave., New Iberia

Admission:

Dauterive Hospital Food Drive 600 N. Lewis Ave New Iberia,LA November 1st- November 19th Drop Off -Front of Hospital at the Volunteer Desk Donations will go to a local elderly apartment complex as some elderly are on a fixed income and run out of food before the end of the month. … [Event Website]

Little Shop of Horrors

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

7:30pm

Little Shop of Horrors Little Shop of Horrors is a comedy horror rock musical, by composer Alan Menken and writer Howard Ashman, about a hapless florist shop worker named Seymour Krelborn who raises an alien plant that feeds on human blood and flesh. The musical is based on the low-budget 1960 black comedy film The Little Shop of Horrors, directed by Roger Corman. The music, composed by Menken in the style of early 1960s rock and roll, doo-wop and early Motown, includes several well-known tunes, including the title song, "Skid… [Event Website]

IPL Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale

by: Acadiana 365

Cyr Gates Community Center in City Park, 300 Parkview Drive New Iberia

Admission:

The seasons are changing, the days are getting shorter and that means the quick approach of the Friends of the Librarys Annual Booksale on the Bayou. This years book sale will be held from Friday, October 31 until Sunday, November 2 at the Cyr Gates Community Center in City Park, so the time to prepare is now! Make space for new books by clearing out previously read books and donating them to the Iberia Parish Library. We accept donations year round so you can clear your clutter and we will have a wider se… [Event Website]

Conversation Class Session 2

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

6:00pm-7:30pm

Admission: $100

(prerequisite Beginner French) Put your knowledge of French grammar to practical use in this conversation course. Designed for those with some knowledge of French, you will be introduced to different themed situations where you will converse and build your vocabulary. Tuesdays: 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm $100.00 for a 5-week session (1.5 hrs/week) Session 1: Sept. 16 - Oct. 14 Session 2: Oct. 28 - Nov 25… [Event Website]

Ernest Ganes Display

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

View a collection of Gaines books, manuscripts, film memorabilia and more, provided by the Ernest J. Gaines Center. October 9 November 9 South Regional Library [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French Pt. 2 (102)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

(prerequisite French 101) Build a solid foundation in the French language with this comprehensive intorductory French immersion program. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of language in everyday life. Book: Echo A2 by French and European Publications Inc Mondays and Wednesdays: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm $385.00 ($360 for returning students) for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 - Nov. 24 … [Event Website]

Beginner Standard French (101)

by: Acadiana 365

Alliance Francaise de Lafayette, 735 Jefferson Street

5:30pm-7:00pm

Admission: $385

Speak French from Day 1! Learn everyday expressions and phrases, ask and answer basic questions, and have simple conversations. Authentic situational exercises introduce you to the structure and use of the language in everyday life. Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and basic phrases and learn to interact with others at a beginner level. Mondays & Wednesdays 5:30-7:00 Book: Echo A1 by French and European Publications Inc $385.00 for an 11-week session (3 hrs/week) Sept. 15 … [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

22nd Annual Holy Ghost Creole Bazaar & Festival

by: LCVC

Holy Ghost Catholic Church,

10 a.m.-Midnight

This festival, which takes place the first weekend in November, features liveCreole and zydeco music, Creole food favorites. Gospel choir concert, parade, raffles, games and more.Sunday parade at 1pm from Landry Street to Union Street. [Event Website]

Classic Arms Productions Gun & Knife Show

by: LCVC

Lafayette Event Center, 4607 Johnston St., Lafayette,

Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Admission: $8

Buy-Sell-Trade-Browse. Bring your gun & trade for the gun you've always wanted. See the hundreds of displays of new and old guns, ammo, gun parts, books, knives, jewelry, camouflage, militeria and related items at discount prices. [Event Website]