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Monday, Sep 15, 2014

WWE Raw Live

by: Acadiana 365

Cajundome Convention Center, 444 Cajundome Blvd.

WWE Raw Live WWE WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION JOHN CENA AND ROMAN REIGNS VS. RANDY ORTON AND DEMON KANE! PLUS, WWE COO TRIPLE H, THE DIVAS, MR. MONEY IN THE BANK SETH ROLLINS AND BROCK LESNAR! [Event Website]

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market

by: LCVC

Cajundome Convention Center,444 Cajundome blvd,Lafayette,LA,70501

Admission: Tickets can be purchased

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market A holiday shopping market event to benefit community projects sponsored by the Junior League of Lafayette. The market specializes in home decor, jewelry, antiques, food, toys, gifts and apparel. [Event Website]

A Night with Carolyn McCulley

by: Christ Church

Christ Church, 800 Jefferson Blvd.

7:00pm

Admission: Free!

A Night with Carolyn McCulley Join us for a night with Carolyn McCulley and worship led by LaShanna Cheny. Childcare for ages 6 and under. Cookie and Coffee Reception to follow. Free but donations accepted. [Event Website]
Other Events

PPEL: Power of Public Education Lafayette

by: Acadiana 365

Clifton Chenier Auditorium, 220 W. Willow St.

6:00pm-7:30pm

PPEL: Power of Public Education Lafayette will host a free public forum on Monday, September 15th from 6:00 7:30pm at the Clifton Chenier Auditorium on 220 West Willow St. to help the public understand how the Louisiana Department of Education assigns "A" through "F" letter grades to all public schools in Lafayette and throughout Louisiana. … [Event Website]

Special Board Meeting (Budget)

by: Lafayette Parish School System

11:00 AM

2014-2015 District Calendars [Event Website]

The School Performance Score: How does it affect our children?

by: Acadiana 365

Clifton Chenier Auditorium, 220 W. Willow St.

6:00pm-8:00pm

Admission:

Power of Public Education will host a free public forum on Monday, September 15th from 6:00 8:00pm at the Clifton Chenier Auditorium on 220 West Willow St. to help the public understand how the Louisiana Department of Education assigns "A" through "F" letter grades to all public schools in Lafayette and throughout Louisiana. Participating in the forum are experts on the states accountability system including: Tom Spencer, Director of Accountability for the Lafayette Parish School System. Spencer will pro… [Event Website]

Acting Up (in Acadiana) Registration

by: Acadiana 365

Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St.

Admission: $85

Acting Up (in Acadiana), the resident professional theatre company at the Acadiana Center for the Arts, announces registration for their 2014-2015 acting classes. Classes are for students ages 7-adult and begin the week of September 15th at the Acadiana Center for the Arts. Registrations are now being taken and will be accepted through the end of September. All students, regardless of future work, can gain confidence in public speaking, practice focus and concentration, engage in collaborative teamwo… [Event Website]

Live in the Bar

by: Coyote Blues

Coyote Blues

Admission: FREE

Live music in the Bar from Cory Landry, 6-9pm. [Event Website]

SPREADSHEETS: Free Computer Class

by: Lafayette Public Library

Milton Branch

10:30 AM

Electronic Resources Librarian Martin Cooperson will teach computer classes. Spreadsheets Prerequisite: Introduction to Computing Using Windows classes Material covered: This course will introduce students to spreadsheet terminology and concepts. Specifically, students will learn how to enter text and numbers, use mathematical functions and create formulas, and develop some basic charts.… [Event Website]

Gentle Yoga for Adults

by: Lafayette Public Library

North Regional Library

6:00 PM

Free classes taught by certified yoga instructors. Bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes. Registration begins Monday, September 8 at LafayettePublicLibrary. org. Please register for each date you are interested in attending. [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]

Hand Star Clay Studio Adult Hand Building

by: Acadiana 365

The Alamo, 318 W. Simcoe St., Studio 4

6:00pm-9:00pm

Admission:

To Register: Call 337-296-7292 Check by Mail or in person Tuesday,Thursday,Sat, Sun, Mo 9 - 6 pm Please call with any questions about a particular class before you sign up. Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment of full tuition reserves your space in the class. Tuition may not be pro-rated for missed classes. Children should arrive no earlier than 5 minutes before the start of class. The studio door will be open for arrival. Parent/guardian must pick up the child fro… [Event Website]

Volunteer Training

by: Acadiana 365

Hospice of Acadiana, 2600 Johnston St.

9:00am-4:00pm

Admission:

Make a Difference Volunteer at Hospice of Acadiana, Inc. Come and join Acadianas only non-profit and oldest Hospice care provider as a volunteer today! Volunteers are needed in all of the surrounding parishes. Hospice of Acadiana volunteers play a vital role in providing care and support to our patients and their families in a multitude of ways. Many volunteers visit the patients at home or in hospitals and nursing homes as patient care or pastoral care volunteers. A considerable number also help with… [Event Website]

Volunteer Training

by: Hospice of Acdiana

Conference Center 2600 Johnston Street

9:00am

Make a Difference Volunteer at Hospice of Acadiana, Inc. Come and join Acadianas only non-profit and oldest Hospice care provider as a volunteer today! Volunteers are needed in all of the surrounding parishes. Hospice of Acadiana volunteers play a vital role in providing care and support to our patients and their families in a multitude of ways. Many volunteers visit the patients at home or in hospitals and nursing homes as patient care or pastoral care volunteers. A considerable number also help with… [Event Website]

3eme Lundi

by: Acadiana 365

Acadian Memorial, 121 S. New Market St., St. Martinville

12:00pm

Admission:

Lunch and conversation in French at the Acadian Memorial. Noon to 1. Bring your lunch, we will provide coffee and drinks. Call 337-394-2233 or write info@acadianmemorial.org for more information. … [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]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

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

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

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

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Registration for Acting Up (in Acadiana)

by: Acadiana 365

Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St.

Acting Up (in Acadiana), the resident professional theatre company at the Acadiana Center for the Arts, announces registration for their 2014-2015 acting classes. Classes are for students ages 7-adult and begin the week of September 15th at the Acadiana Center for the Arts. Registrations are now being taken and will be accepted through the end of September. All students, regardless of future work, can gain confidence in public speaking, practice focus and concentration, engage in collaborative team… [Event Website]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

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

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [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]

Roberts Cove Germanfest

by: LCVC

St. Leo Catholic Church,7212 Roberts Cove rd.,Rayne,LA,70578

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

Admission: Admission Fee

Variety of German foods and beverages, German bands, singers and dancers, folklore, rice threshing demonstrations, kiddie land, antique farm equipment. [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]

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]

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market

by: LCVC

Cajundome Convention Center,444 Cajundome blvd,Lafayette,LA,70501

Admission: Tickets can be purchased

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market A holiday shopping market event to benefit community projects sponsored by the Junior League of Lafayette. The market specializes in home decor, jewelry, antiques, food, toys, gifts and apparel. [Event Website]

A Night with Carolyn McCulley

by: Christ Church

Christ Church, 800 Jefferson Blvd.

7:00pm

Admission: Free!

A Night with Carolyn McCulley Join us for a night with Carolyn McCulley and worship led by LaShanna Cheny. Childcare for ages 6 and under. Cookie and Coffee Reception to follow. Free but donations accepted. [Event Website]
Other Events

09/16/2014 - Ribbon Cutting: AMG Specialty Hospital

by: Chamber of Commerce
AMG Specialty Hospital An open house will follow the ribbon cutting from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. and will include refreshments. [Event Website]

iPad Basics: Free Computer Class

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

9:30am-11:30am

Bring your iPad and learn how to use it. Discover all yourtablets amazing capabilities, including email, web browsing,installing apps, music and more. Bring any questions youmay have about your device, and well answer those, too!Registrationis required and begins Monday, August 25.… [Event Website]

Skin Care Awareness for Teens

by: Acadiana 365

North Regional Library, 5101 N. University Ave., Carencro

6:00pm

How skin savvy are you? Take care of the skin youre in: September is Skin Care Awareness Month. Local esthetician Carolyn Ward of Paradisus Oasis will guide you in caring for your skin so your natural beauty can shine.Registrationbegins Tuesday, September 2.… [Event Website]

iPad BASICS: Free Computer Class

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

9:00 AM

Bring your iPad and learn how to use it. Discover all yourtablet’s amazing capabilities, including email, web browsing,installing apps, music and more. Bring any questions youmay have about your device, and we’ll answer those, too!Registration is required and begins Monday, August 25.Register online at LafayettePublicLibrary.org.… [Event Website]

Fall Leaf Suncatcher Craft

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

4:00 PM

Make a suncatcher that showcases the beauty of Fall.South Regional Library Storytime Room 981-1028Tuesday, September 16 4:00 pmRegister beginning Tuesday, September 2. [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]

Baby Time: South Regional Library

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

9:30 AM

Baby Time is designed to introduce mothers, fathers or caregivers and babies ages 9-18 months to nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays and early literacy information. [Event Website]

Tech Tuesdays: North Regional Library

by: Lafayette Public Library

North Regional Library

1:00 PM

eDevice Help SessionGet one-on-one help to learn how to use your computer, tablet, eReader or smartphone to access FREE library eBooks, audiobooks and eMagazines! [Event Website]

South Regional Sleuths Mystery Book Club

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

6:00 PM

Join us on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm to discuss mystery favorites! September 16Eye of the Needleby Ken FollettOctober 21The Physick Book ofDeliverance Daneby Katherine Howe [Event Website]

Skin Care Awareness for Teens

by: Lafayette Public Library

North Regional Library

6:00 PM

Tuesday, September 16 6:00 – 7:00 pm North RegionalHow skin savvy are you? Take care of the skin you’re in: September is Skin Care Awareness Month. Local esthetician Carolyn Ward of Paradisus Oasis will guide you in caring for your skin so your natural beauty can shine. Registration begins Tuesday, September 2.… [Event Website]

SPREADSHEETS: Free Computer Class

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

1:00 PM

Electronic Resources Librarian Martin Cooperson will teach computer classes. Spreadsheets Prerequisite: Introduction to Computing Using Windows classes Material covered: This course will introduce students to spreadsheet terminology and concepts. Specifically, students will learn how to enter text and numbers, use mathematical functions and create formulas, and develop some basic charts.… [Event Website]

Hand Star Clay Studio Chidren's Hand Building

by: Acadiana 365

The Alamo, 318 W. Simcoe St., Studio 4

4:30pm-6:30pm

Admission:

To Register: Call 337-296-7292 Check by Mail or in person Tuesday,Thursday,Sat, Sun, Mo 9 - 6 pm Please call with any questions about a particular class before you sign up. Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment of full tuition reserves your space in the class. Tuition may not be pro-rated for missed classes. Children should arrive no earlier than 5 minutes before the start of class. The studio door will be open for arrival. Parent/guardian must pick up the child fro… [Event Website]

Teche Area Farmers Market

by: Acadiana 365

Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia

2:30pm-6:00pm

Admission:

Experience our harvest of delicious, locally grown produce and homemade products by area farmers, artists and crafters. Also included are handcrafted cypress yard objects, bread and fresh baked goods, ceramics, honey, jellies, jams, herbs, candies, wooden bowls and utensils, birdhouses, garden benches and much more. Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia, Tues. 2:30 - 6 p.m., Sat. 7 - 11 a.m., 337-369-2330, Facebook.com/TecheFarmersMarket… [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30pm-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [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]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

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

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

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

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Conversation Class Session 1

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]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

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

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [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]

Roberts Cove Germanfest

by: LCVC

St. Leo Catholic Church,7212 Roberts Cove rd.,Rayne,LA,70578

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

Admission: Admission Fee

Variety of German foods and beverages, German bands, singers and dancers, folklore, rice threshing demonstrations, kiddie land, antique farm equipment. [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]

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]

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market

by: LCVC

Cajundome Convention Center,444 Cajundome blvd,Lafayette,LA,70501

Admission: Tickets can be purchased

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market A holiday shopping market event to benefit community projects sponsored by the Junior League of Lafayette. The market specializes in home decor, jewelry, antiques, food, toys, gifts and apparel. [Event Website]

Massage Envy 4th Annual Healing Hands for Arthritis

by: Acadiana 365

Message Envy, 130 N. College Road Ste. B

8:00am-10:00pm

Admission:

Massage Envy 4th Annual Healing Hands for Arthritis Massage Envy Spa Lafayette will be holding the annual Healing Hands for Arthritis fundraiser, a one-day national event to build awareness and raise funds to fight arthrits, on Wednesday, Sept. 17. The efforts on behalf of Message Envy clinics nationwide have raised over $2 million for the Arthritis Foundation in the past three years. On the day of the fundraiser, $10 for every massage or facial will go directly to the foundation. There will be additional therapists available on the day of the event to … [Event Website]

Connecting Lafayette to the World: A Focus on the Airport and our Economy

by: Acadiana 365

LITE Center, 537 Cajundome Blvd.

11:30am-1:00pm

Admission: $25

Connecting Lafayette to the World: A Focus on the Airport and our Economy Please join us Wednesday, Sept. 17, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise "LITE" Center as we discuss the importance of supporting Lafayette Regional Airport. Our panelists, Matt Cruse and Larry Sides, will outline the impact of our airport on our local economy and our quality of life. This is a meeting you will not want to miss! Special Thanks to the Fly Lafayette Club/Lafayette Regional Airport for serving as our Presenting Sponsor. Please register online below… [Event Website]

Connecting Lafayette to the World: A Focus on the Airport and our Economy

by: Acadiana 365

LITE Center, 537 Cajundome Blvd.

11:30am-1:00pm

Admission: $25

Connecting Lafayette to the World: A Focus on the Airport and our Economy Please join us Wednesday, Sept. 17, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise "LITE" Center as we discuss the importance of supporting Lafayette Regional Airport. Our panelists, Matt Cruse and Larry Sides, will outline the impact of our airport on our local economy and our quality of life. This is a meeting you will not want to miss! Special Thanks to the Fly Lafayette Club/Lafayette Regional Airport for serving as our Presenting Sponsor. Please register online below… [Event Website]

Brett Michaels

by: Acadiana 365

The District, 4607 Johnston St.

9:00pm

Admission: $30

Brett Michaels The District and Planet Radio 105.1 are proud to present Bret Michaels LIVE at The District September 17th! This is definitely a show you do NOT want to miss! Tickets on sale Monday, August 4th at 10am. $30 in advance, VIP tickets available. VIP gets you preferred seating (elevated on the side of the stage) and cocktail service. … [Event Website]

A Night with Carolyn McCulley

by: Christ Church

Christ Church, 800 Jefferson Blvd.

7:00pm

Admission: Free!

A Night with Carolyn McCulley Join us for a night with Carolyn McCulley and worship led by LaShanna Cheny. Childcare for ages 6 and under. Cookie and Coffee Reception to follow. Free but donations accepted. [Event Website]
Other Events

Cajun Jam

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

8:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Cajun Jam

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

8:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Charley G's Italian Wine Dinner

by: Acadiana 365

Charley G's, 3809 Ambassador Caffery

7:00pm

Admission: $125

Charley G's Italian Wine Dinner Italian Wine Dinner Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 1st course Crispy Calamari Saffron Aioli Contadi Castaldi Sparkling Brut, Franciacorta 2nd course Seafood Cioppino 2012 Aquagiusto, Vermintino, Tuscany 3rd course Beef Carpaccio 2010 Petro EBO, Val di Cornia Suvereto Rosso, Tuscany 4th course Braised Oxtail, Gnocchi 2008 Petro Quercegobbe, Merlot, Tuscany 5th course Olive Oil & Citrus Cake House-made Meyer Limoncello Sarah Pedrali, Wine Ambassador joini… [Event Website]

Live in the Bar

by: Coyote Blues

Coyote Blues

Admission: FREE

Live music in the Bar from Ashley Evans, 6-9pm. [Event Website]

Ernest Gaines Film Series-An Obsession of Mine: The Legacy of Ernest J. Gaines

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

6:30pm

October marks 50 years since the publishing of Ernest Gaines firstbook, Catherine Carmier, and together with theErnest J. GainesCenteron the University of Louisiana at Lafayette campus, we arecelebrating his works! Join us for these special events honoring oneof Louisianas literary greats.… [Event Website]

Shadows Sip & Snack for volunteers & potential volunteers

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows Visitor Center, 320 E. Main St, New Iberia

3:00pm-6:00pm

Admission:

On Wednesday, September 17, 2014, Shadows volunteers will host an open house from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Shadows Visitor Center for anyone interested in learning more about volunteering at the Shadows. What I like most about volunteering at Shadows is the flexibility which allows me to participate at my convenience while also being fun and challenging, said Carolyn Bienvenu, a retired teacher who is involved in numerous community activities. Volunteer tour guides are always in high demand at the Shadows. However, v… [Event Website]

Ernest Gaines Film Series

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

6:00 PM

October marks 50 years since the publishing of Ernest Gaines’ firstbook, Catherine Carmier, and together with the Ernest J. GainesCenter on the University of Louisiana at Lafayette campus, we arecelebrating his works! Join us for these special events honoring oneof Louisiana’s literary greats.Film Series:Wednesdays at 6:30 pmSouth Regional LibrarySeptember 17:An Obsession of Mine: The Legacy of Ernest J. Gaines15 min, Not RatedThe Sky is Gray46 min, Not RatedSeptember 24:A Lesson Before Dying1… [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]

South Regional Story Time

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

10:30 AM

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

SPREADSHEETS: Free Computer Class

by: Lafayette Public Library

Milton Branch

10:30 AM

Electronic Resources Librarian Martin Cooperson will teach computer classes. Spreadsheets Prerequisite: Introduction to Computing Using Windows classes Material covered: This course will introduce students to spreadsheet terminology and concepts. Specifically, students will learn how to enter text and numbers, use mathematical functions and create formulas, and develop some basic charts.… [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]

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]

AOC Internet Radio Production

by: Acadiana 365

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

12:00pm-3:00pm

Admission: $35, $50

Learn how to create your own radio show for our Internet radio station, Cypress Street Radio. Whether you are interested in talking about sports, politics, music or anything in between, you can learn the basic technical skills and production concepts to create a show. … [Event Website]

Hand Star Clay Studio UL Continuing Ed

by: Acadiana 365

The Alamo, 318 W. Simcoe St., Studio 4

6:00pm-9:00pm

Admission:

To Register: Call 337-296-7292 Check by Mail or in person Tuesday,Thursday,Sat, Sun, Mo 9 - 6 pm Please call with any questions about a particular class before you sign up. Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment of full tuition reserves your space in the class. Tuition may not be pro-rated for missed classes. Children should arrive no earlier than 5 minutes before the start of class. The studio door will be open for arrival. Parent/guardian must pick up the child fro… [Event Website]

GLC Farmers Market

by: Acadiana 365

GLC Meat Market, 211 N. Main St., Loreauville

2:00pm-6:00pm

Admission:

Local farmers selling produce, plants, honey, homemade pies and other items grown locally. Grass-fed beef, pork and lamb are also available at the meat market during this time. GLC Meat Market, 211 N. Main St., Loreauville, Wed. 2 - 6 p.m., 337-577-9160, GlcRanch.com/Glc-Meat-Market, Facebook.com/pages/Gonsoulin-Land-and-Cattle… [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30pm-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Regular Board Meeting

by: Lafayette Parish School System

12:30 PM

2014-2015 District Calendars [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

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

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

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

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Conversation Class Session 1

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]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

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

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [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]

Roberts Cove Germanfest

by: LCVC

St. Leo Catholic Church,7212 Roberts Cove rd.,Rayne,LA,70578

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

Admission: Admission Fee

Variety of German foods and beverages, German bands, singers and dancers, folklore, rice threshing demonstrations, kiddie land, antique farm equipment. [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]

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]

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market

by: LCVC

Cajundome Convention Center,444 Cajundome blvd,Lafayette,LA,70501

Admission: Tickets can be purchased

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market A holiday shopping market event to benefit community projects sponsored by the Junior League of Lafayette. The market specializes in home decor, jewelry, antiques, food, toys, gifts and apparel. [Event Website]

Eunice Players presents 'The Diary of Anne Frank'

by: Acadiana 365

Eunice Players Theatre, 121 S. Second St., Eunice

7:00pm

Admission: $20

Eunice Players presents 'The Diary of Anne Frank' Tickets are now on sale for "The Diary of Anne Frank, the second offering on the theatres 45th season ticket. Performance dates are September 11, 12, 18, 19, 20 at 7:00 p.m., with a matinee on Sunday, September 14 at 2:00 p.m. Dinner theatre (steak and trimmings) is Wednesday, September 17 at 6:00 p.m. at Rubys Restaurant, next door to the theatre. Individual tickets for the show are $10; dinner theatre is an additional $20. Tickets can be purchased at David Ltd. Salon at 204 S. Second St. in Eunice, or by call… [Event Website]

The Riveters Presents Neil Labutes Fat Pig

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

7:30pm

Admission: $15, $10

The Riveters Presents Neil Labutes Fat Pig The Riveters Theatre Troupe is best known for their production of HAIR in September of 2013, and more recently for the first theatre award ceremony in Acadiana, The Rosies. On September 11, 2014, The Riveters will present Fat Pig by Neil Labute, opening at Cite des Arts in Lafayette, Louisiana. Neil Labute has written other very popular shows such as The Shape of Things, Reasons to be Pretty, and Some Girls. In this dramatic piece, you follow Tom on his journey of self acceptance and finding out who he… [Event Website]

A Night with Carolyn McCulley

by: Christ Church

Christ Church, 800 Jefferson Blvd.

7:00pm

Admission: Free!

A Night with Carolyn McCulley Join us for a night with Carolyn McCulley and worship led by LaShanna Cheny. Childcare for ages 6 and under. Cookie and Coffee Reception to follow. Free but donations accepted. [Event Website]
Other Events

IND Style Awards 2014

by: Acadiana 365

Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St.

8:30pm

Admission: $45, $75

IND Style Awards 2014 The IND Style Awards were created in 2012 to celebrate Lafayettes unique fashion sense and the people who wear it well across a wide range of different personal styles. Our goal is also to remind readers that the city has become a regional shopping mecca and to provide a first-rate runway fashion experience for the boutique owners who write the citys fashion statement and for the local fashionistas who take it to the streets every day. Each year we weave this message into the pages of The IND, online at… [Event Website]

The Rayo Brothers, Wood & Wire

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:30pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

LWV Marshall Candidate Forum

by: Acadiana 365

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

6:00pm

Admission: Free

Leading up to Election day, candidate forums are an important way for the public to get information about the candidates theyre going to be voting upon. This year the League of Women Voters is hosting several public forums to assist voters. The League of Women Voters of Lafayette will host their first candidate forum for the upcoming City Marshall race on Thursday, September 18th. The public forum, scheduled for 6:00 p.m., will be held at the AOC Community Media Studio in the Rosa Parks Transportatio… [Event Website]

The Extra Mile AVEC Les The Enfants Annual Silent Auction Fundraiser

by: Acadiana 365

Feed & Seed, 106 N. Grant St.

6:00pm-10:00pm

Admission: $12, $10

AVEC Les Enfants (AVEC) is a supervised visitation center structured, time-limited visit between non-custodial parents and his/her children. The visits take place in a private, fully equipped childrens playroom with a trained volunteer monitor present at all times and a part time staff person. The center is here to provide safe child-parent interaction; it is the intention of the center to make the child/children feel as comfortable as possible when visiting with the non-custodial parent. The childs be… [Event Website]

Rayo Brothers, Wood & Wire

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:30pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Cedric Watson

by: Acadiana 365

Artmosphere, 902 Johnston St.

9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Major Handy

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Dog Cafe, 1211 W. Pinhook Road

9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Live in the Bar

by: Coyote Blues

Coyote Blues

Admission: FREE

Live music in the Bar from Scott Tully, 6-9pm. [Event Website]

South Regional Story Time

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

10:30 AM

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

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]

Genealogy Monthly Meeting

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

6:00 PM

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]

SPREADSHEETS: Free Computer Class

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

1:00 PM

Electronic Resources Librarian Martin Cooperson will teach computer classes. Spreadsheets Prerequisite: Introduction to Computing Using Windows classes Material covered: This course will introduce students to spreadsheet terminology and concepts. Specifically, students will learn how to enter text and numbers, use mathematical functions and create formulas, and develop some basic charts.… [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]

Celebrating Family Ties

by: Acadiana 365

Abacus, 530 W. Pinhook Road

6:00pm-9:00pm

Please include the following Celebrating Family Ties , in your announcements, calendars, etc. Please see attached flyer. AVEC Les Enfants (AVEC) is a supervised visitation center structured, time-limited visit between non-custodial parents and his/her children. The visits take place in a private, fully equipped childrens playroom with a trained volunteer monitor present at all times and a part time staff person. The center is here to provide safe child-parent interaction; it is the intention of … [Event Website]

Hand Star Clay Studio Adult Wheel Throwing

by: Acadiana 365

The Alamo, 318 W. Simcoe St., Studio 4

10:00am-1:00pm

Admission:

To Register: Call 337-296-7292 Check by Mail or in person Tuesday,Thursday,Sat, Sun, Mo 9 - 6 pm Please call with any questions about a particular class before you sign up. Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment of full tuition reserves your space in the class. Tuition may not be pro-rated for missed classes. Children should arrive no earlier than 5 minutes before the start of class. The studio door will be open for arrival. Parent/guardian must pick up the child fro… [Event Website]

Hand Star Clay Studio Teens Wheel Throwing

by: Acadiana 365

The Alamo, 318 W. Simcoe St., Studio 4

3:00pm-5:00pm

Admission:

To Register: Call 337-296-7292 Check by Mail or in person Tuesday,Thursday,Sat, Sun, Mo 9 - 6 pm Please call with any questions about a particular class before you sign up. Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment of full tuition reserves your space in the class. Tuition may not be pro-rated for missed classes. Children should arrive no earlier than 5 minutes before the start of class. The studio door will be open for arrival. Parent/guardian must pick up the child fro… [Event Website]

Hand Star Clay Studio Teens Wheel Throwing

by: Acadiana 365

The Alamo, 318 W. Simcoe St., Studio 4

3:00pm-5:00pm

Admission:

To Register: Call 337-296-7292 Check by Mail or in person Tuesday,Thursday,Sat, Sun, Mo 9 - 6 pm Please call with any questions about a particular class before you sign up. Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment of full tuition reserves your space in the class. Tuition may not be pro-rated for missed classes. Children should arrive no earlier than 5 minutes before the start of class. The studio door will be open for arrival. Parent/guardian must pick up the child fro… [Event Website]

Professional Workshop: Trauma, PTSD 7 Traumatic Grief

by: Acadiana 365

Hospice of Acadiana, 2600 Johnston St.

8:00am-12:00pm

Admission:

Given by Jamie Mariach, Ph.D, LPCC_S, LICDC, a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor, specializing in addiction treatment, PTSD, issues related to abuse and trauma, dissociative orders, and grief, and has earned Certification in Disaster Thanatology through the TEAR Center in Maryland She began her career in social services as a humanitarian aid worker in post-war Bosnia-Herzegovina, which opened her eyes to the widespread, horrific impact of traumatic stress a… [Event Website]

Professional Workshop:Trauma, PTSD & Traumatic Grief

by: Hospice of Acdiana

Conference Center 2600 Johnston Street

8:00am

Given by Jamie Mariach, Ph.D, LPCC_S, LICDC, a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor, specializing in addiction treatment, PTSD, issues related to abuse and trauma, dissociative orders, and grief, and has earned Certification in Disaster Thanatology through the TEAR Center in Maryland She began her career in social services as a humanitarian aid worker in post-war Bosnia-Herzegovina, which opened her eyes to the widespread, horrific impact of traumatic stress a… [Event Website]

Breastfeeding Support Group

by: La Leche League of Lafayette

104 Rue Fontaine, Lafayette

10:00am

Admission: free

LLL's mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother. … [Event Website]

The Riveters presents Neil Labutes 'Fat Pig'

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

7:30pm

Admission: $15, $10

The Riveters Theatre Company is best known for their production of HAIR produced in September of 2013 and more recently for the first theatre award ceremony in Acadiana, The Rosies. On September 11, 2014, The Riveters will present Fat Pig by Neil Labute, opening at Cite des Arts in Lafayette, Louisiana. Neil Labute has written other popular shows such as The Shape of Things, Reasons to be Pretty, and Some Girls. In this dramatic piece, you follow Tom on his journey of self acceptance and search for w… [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

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

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

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

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Conversation Class Session 1

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]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

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

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [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]

Roberts Cove Germanfest

by: LCVC

St. Leo Catholic Church,7212 Roberts Cove rd.,Rayne,LA,70578

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

Admission: Admission Fee

Variety of German foods and beverages, German bands, singers and dancers, folklore, rice threshing demonstrations, kiddie land, antique farm equipment. [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]

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]

Friday, Sep 19, 2014

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market

by: LCVC

Cajundome Convention Center,444 Cajundome blvd,Lafayette,LA,70501

Admission: Tickets can be purchased

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market A holiday shopping market event to benefit community projects sponsored by the Junior League of Lafayette. The market specializes in home decor, jewelry, antiques, food, toys, gifts and apparel. [Event Website]

Eunice Players presents 'The Diary of Anne Frank'

by: Acadiana 365

Eunice Players Theatre, 121 S. Second St., Eunice

7:00pm

Admission: $20

Eunice Players presents 'The Diary of Anne Frank' Tickets are now on sale for "The Diary of Anne Frank, the second offering on the theatres 45th season ticket. Performance dates are September 11, 12, 18, 19, 20 at 7:00 p.m., with a matinee on Sunday, September 14 at 2:00 p.m. Dinner theatre (steak and trimmings) is Wednesday, September 17 at 6:00 p.m. at Rubys Restaurant, next door to the theatre. Individual tickets for the show are $10; dinner theatre is an additional $20. Tickets can be purchased at David Ltd. Salon at 204 S. Second St. in Eunice, or by call… [Event Website]

The Riveters Presents Neil Labutes Fat Pig

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

7:30pm

Admission: $15, $10

The Riveters Presents Neil Labutes Fat Pig The Riveters Theatre Troupe is best known for their production of HAIR in September of 2013, and more recently for the first theatre award ceremony in Acadiana, The Rosies. On September 11, 2014, The Riveters will present Fat Pig by Neil Labute, opening at Cite des Arts in Lafayette, Louisiana. Neil Labute has written other very popular shows such as The Shape of Things, Reasons to be Pretty, and Some Girls. In this dramatic piece, you follow Tom on his journey of self acceptance and finding out who he… [Event Website]

A Night with Carolyn McCulley

by: Christ Church

Christ Church, 800 Jefferson Blvd.

7:00pm

Admission: Free!

A Night with Carolyn McCulley Join us for a night with Carolyn McCulley and worship led by LaShanna Cheny. Childcare for ages 6 and under. Cookie and Coffee Reception to follow. Free but donations accepted. [Event Website]
Other Events

International Talk Like A Pirate Day feat. The Whiskey Bay Rovers

by: Acadiana 365

Bayou Teche Brewing, 1106 Bushville Hwy., Arnaudville

7:00pm-8:30pm

Admission: Free

International Talk Like A Pirate Day feat. The Whiskey Bay Rovers nternational Talk Like a Pirate Day, like many great ideas, started off small. Back in 1995, John Baur and Mark Summers, in a moment of brilliance (or perhaps insanity), decided that talking like a pirate made everything more enjoyable and that there should be a holiday which would encourage everyone to do so. It was a small event until 2002 when Pulitzer Prize winning columnist Dave Barry wrote about John and Mark's crazy idea. They soon found themselves being interviewed by radio and TV personalities i… [Event Website]

Rockin Dopsie Jr

by: Acadiana 365

River Ranch Town Square, 1100 Camellia Blvd.

7:00pm-8:30pm

Admission: Free

Rockin Dopsie Jr Live music with Rockin Dopsie, Jr. Free to the public. Food and drinks available for purchase. No ice chests or pets please. [Event Website]

Michael Juan Nunez

by: Acadiana 365

Antlers, 555 Jefferson St.

9:00pm-8:30pm

Admission: Free

[Event Website]

Jazz on the Green

by: Acadiana 365

KJCB Radio Grounds, 604 St. John St., Lafayette

5:00pm-8:00pm

Admission: Free

Jazz on the Green [Event Website]

Horace Trahan & The Ossun Express

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:30pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Lil Band O' Gold

by: Acadiana 365

Parc Sans Souci, Downtown Lafayette

6:00pm-8:30pm

Admission: Free

The day will culminate in a performance kicking off around 9:30 p.m. by the two participating BandSwap bands, Colorados Gasoline Lollipops and Lafayettes Bonsoir, Catin. Admission to the performance is $10 and attendees must be 18 and older to enter and 21 and older to consume alcohol with proper ID. … [Event Website]

Horace Trahan & The Ossun Express

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:30pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Kind Cousin Debut Album Release

by: Acadiana 365

Acadian Village, 200 Greenleaf Drive

7:00pm

Admission: $15

Kind Cousin Debut Album Release On Friday, September 19 Kind Cousin will perform an intimate album release show at Acadian Villages Chapel located at 200 Greenleaf Dr. The event begins with a cocktail hour (21+ to drink) at 7 p.m. followed by the music at 8 p.m. Tickets for the all ages album release show are $15 for the show including an album book with digital download. Advance tickets are encouraged for this limited seating experience and can be purchased starting September 2 at 11 a.m. through Eventbrite. Kind Cousin is the lat… [Event Website]

Modern Jazz Movement

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Dog Cafe, 1211 W. Pinhook Road

9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

09/19/2014 - Ribbon Cutting: GMFS

by: Chamber of Commerce
Ribbon Cutting: GMFS [Event Website]

POW-MIA Day Ceremony

by: Acadiana 365

Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia

Admission:

A celebration honoring the sacrifice made by prisoners of war and soldiers who remain missing in action with flag ceremony and harmony of patriotic music. Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia, Fri. 6 p.m., 337-344-9397. [Event Website]

ART Fragile Thing Cracks

by: Acadiana 365

Theatre 810, 810 Jefferson St.

7:30pm

Admission: $12, $10

The Acadiana Repertory Theatre is proud to present Fragile Thing Cracks, a regional premiere serio-comedy by playwright, Ben Jolivet, who also wrote ARTs 2012 production of Carol: A Broken Chain. Leo has always been unlucky in love, but tonight he knows he's found his soul mate in the mysterious Geoff. When the handsome stranger dies in Leo's bed, things look bad for the relationshipand for Leo's sanity, as he quickly discovers his bond with Geoff may be stronger than death. Directed by Steven R. Landry and… [Event Website]

23rd Annual St. Martinville Kiwanis Pepper Festival

by: Acadiana 365

200 N New Market St, Saint Martinville

St. Martinville. Festivals are a dime a dozen around Louisiana, but not many of these festivals have the heart and the enthusiasm and a great cause behind them as does the 23rd Annual St. Martinville Kiwanis Pepper Festival, to be held September 19-20 this year. And if you cant wait quite that long, you can take part in the Extravaganza on August 16 to further support the Kiwanis and get a taste of whats to come in September! If you`ve ever spent time around this St. Martinville group, you`ll quic… [Event Website]

Pepper Festival

by: Acadiana 365

Acadian Memorial, 121 S. New Market St., St. Martinville

Admission:

the 23rd annual Kiwanis Pepper Festival. Usually held on the 3rd Friday and Saturday of September. Festival with live music and dancing, arts and crafts, vendors, food, drinks and several performances and the famous pepper eating contest. [Event Website]

The Riveters presents Neil Labutes 'Fat Pig'

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

7:30pm

Admission: $15, $10

The Riveters Theatre Company is best known for their production of HAIR produced in September of 2013 and more recently for the first theatre award ceremony in Acadiana, The Rosies. On September 11, 2014, The Riveters will present Fat Pig by Neil Labute, opening at Cite des Arts in Lafayette, Louisiana. Neil Labute has written other popular shows such as The Shape of Things, Reasons to be Pretty, and Some Girls. In this dramatic piece, you follow Tom on his journey of self acceptance and search for w… [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

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

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

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

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Conversation Class Session 1

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]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

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

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [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]

Roberts Cove Germanfest

by: LCVC

St. Leo Catholic Church,7212 Roberts Cove rd.,Rayne,LA,70578

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

Admission: Admission Fee

Variety of German foods and beverages, German bands, singers and dancers, folklore, rice threshing demonstrations, kiddie land, antique farm equipment. [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]

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]

Saturday, Sep 20, 2014

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market

by: LCVC

Cajundome Convention Center,444 Cajundome blvd,Lafayette,LA,70501

Admission: Tickets can be purchased

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market A holiday shopping market event to benefit community projects sponsored by the Junior League of Lafayette. The market specializes in home decor, jewelry, antiques, food, toys, gifts and apparel. [Event Website]

Movies in the Parc: Despicable Me 2

by: Acadiana 365

Parc International, Downtown Lafayette

6:00pm

Admission: $3

Movies in the Parc: Despicable Me 2 Downtown Lafayette's Movies in the Parc presented by Cox and 99.9 KTDY offer family- friendly, movie events featuring crowd favorites under the stars! Saturday, September 20th, Despicable Me 2 comes to Parc International! Grab the little minions for a movie experience featuring this instant classic at Parc International, located at 200 Garfield Street. Gates open at 6pm and the movie starts at dusk. Kids activities will keep the little ones busy before the movies. And the secret to Movies in the Parc i… [Event Website]

The Midnight Ghost Train

by: Acadiana 365

The Wild Salmon, 813 Foreman Drive

8:00pm

Admission:

The Midnight Ghost Train [Event Website]

Eunice Players presents 'The Diary of Anne Frank'

by: Acadiana 365

Eunice Players Theatre, 121 S. Second St., Eunice

7:00pm

Admission: $20

Eunice Players presents 'The Diary of Anne Frank' Tickets are now on sale for "The Diary of Anne Frank, the second offering on the theatres 45th season ticket. Performance dates are September 11, 12, 18, 19, 20 at 7:00 p.m., with a matinee on Sunday, September 14 at 2:00 p.m. Dinner theatre (steak and trimmings) is Wednesday, September 17 at 6:00 p.m. at Rubys Restaurant, next door to the theatre. Individual tickets for the show are $10; dinner theatre is an additional $20. Tickets can be purchased at David Ltd. Salon at 204 S. Second St. in Eunice, or by call… [Event Website]

1st Annual Teche Fest

by: Acadiana 365

Downtown Breaux Bridge

10:00am-6:00pm

Admission:

1st Annual Teche Fest Come join our first Annual Art walk, music fest and Cajun Paddle! See Bayou Teche Experience for details on Cajun Paddle. A day to celebrate fun and family in Breaux Bridge, and of course, there is always good food in Pont Breaux! Artists please contact Susan Brazell 203 733-2366 or susan@susanbrazell.com. Art will be juried for originality and presentation. No fee to artists this year! Breaux Bridge artist, Kelly … [Event Website]

The Riveters Presents Neil Labutes Fat Pig

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

7:30pm

Admission: $15, $10

The Riveters Presents Neil Labutes Fat Pig The Riveters Theatre Troupe is best known for their production of HAIR in September of 2013, and more recently for the first theatre award ceremony in Acadiana, The Rosies. On September 11, 2014, The Riveters will present Fat Pig by Neil Labute, opening at Cite des Arts in Lafayette, Louisiana. Neil Labute has written other very popular shows such as The Shape of Things, Reasons to be Pretty, and Some Girls. In this dramatic piece, you follow Tom on his journey of self acceptance and finding out who he… [Event Website]

A Night with Carolyn McCulley

by: Christ Church

Christ Church, 800 Jefferson Blvd.

7:00pm

Admission: Free!

A Night with Carolyn McCulley Join us for a night with Carolyn McCulley and worship led by LaShanna Cheny. Childcare for ages 6 and under. Cookie and Coffee Reception to follow. Free but donations accepted. [Event Website]
Other Events

Healthy School Lunches, Animal Aid Adoption, and Art Market

by: Acadiana 365

Horse Farm, 2913 Johnston St.

10:00am

Admission:

Brown bag lunches are back! With school in full swing again, the Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market at the Horse Farm is here to help parents prepare well-balanced school lunches for their children. On Saturday, September 20th at 10 a.m. Daphne Olivier, an unconventional dietician and founder of My Food Coach, will lead a workshop at the Market focused on packing healthy lunches for students. With time constraints around every corner, healthy school lunches can be put on the backburner, explains Olivie… [Event Website]

Donnie & the Pooldoos

by: Acadiana 365

McGee's Landing, 1337 Henderson Levee Road

7:00pm-10:00pm

Admission: Free

[Event Website]

Brother Dege

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:30pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Hugh & The Wrecking Crew

by: Acadiana 365

Rhonda's Hangout, 1296 E. Texas Ave., Rayne

8:00pm

Hummingbird Day

by: Acadiana 365

Wild Birds Unlimited, 137 Arnould Blvd.

7:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

Rose and Jack Must, owners of the Lafayette Wild Birds Unlimited store, are pleased to announce Lafayettes 14th 44) Hummingbird Day. Hummingbird Day will celebrate the migration of the Ruby-throated Hummingbird through South Louisiana. The Hummingbird Day will take place Saturday, September 20 from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. **Events for the Day will include banding of the Ruby-throated Hummingbird by Dave Patton, a federally permitted bander) at the home of Rose and Jack Must from 7:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m. THEN… [Event Website]

Sassafras Jubilee

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Dog Cafe, 1211 W. Pinhook Road

9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Wills and Life Planning

by: Lafayette Public Library

North Regional Library

10:30 AM

Attorney Valerie Gotch Garrett will offer free informational sessions and answer frequently asked questions on this topic.North Regional Library 896-6323Saturday, Sept. 13 10:30 - 11:30 amSaturday, Sept. 20 10:30 - 11:30 am [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]

Hand Star Clay Studio UL Continuing Ed Hand Building

by: Acadiana 365

The Alamo, 318 W. Simcoe St., Studio 4

9:30am-12:30pm

Admission:

To Register: Call 337-296-7292 Check by Mail or in person Tuesday,Thursday,Sat, Sun, Mo 9 - 6 pm Please call with any questions about a particular class before you sign up. Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment of full tuition reserves your space in the class. Tuition may not be pro-rated for missed classes. Children should arrive no earlier than 5 minutes before the start of class. The studio door will be open for arrival. Parent/guardian must pick up the child fro… [Event Website]

Hand Star Clay Studio Teens Wheel Throwing

by: Acadiana 365

The Alamo, 318 W. Simcoe St., Studio 4

9:30am-12:30pm

Admission:

To Register: Call 337-296-7292 Check by Mail or in person Tuesday,Thursday,Sat, Sun, Mo 9 - 6 pm Please call with any questions about a particular class before you sign up. Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment of full tuition reserves your space in the class. Tuition may not be pro-rated for missed classes. Children should arrive no earlier than 5 minutes before the start of class. The studio door will be open for arrival. Parent/guardian must pick up the child fro… [Event Website]

Hand Star Clay Studio Teens Wheel Throwing

by: Acadiana 365

The Alamo, 318 W. Simcoe St., Studio 4

1:30pm-3:30pm

Admission:

To Register: Call 337-296-7292 Check by Mail or in person Tuesday,Thursday,Sat, Sun, Mo 9 - 6 pm Please call with any questions about a particular class before you sign up. Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment of full tuition reserves your space in the class. Tuition may not be pro-rated for missed classes. Children should arrive no earlier than 5 minutes before the start of class. The studio door will be open for arrival. Parent/guardian must pick up the child fro… [Event Website]

Intermediate and Advanced Canoe/Kayak Guided Paddle Trip

by: Acadiana 365

Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road

8:30am-11:30am

Admission: $10

This paddle trip is geared towards the paddler with an experience level of intermediate to advanced skills. This is a guided paddle trip where participants will be able to venture further into the depths of the Bayou Vermilion and enjoy the beauty of the bayou free from the distractions of the mechanized world. Cost is $10 per person. Contact Greg Guidroz at RecAndEd@BayouVermilionDis … [Event Website]

Native American Culture Day

by: Acadiana 365

Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road

10:00am-5:00pm

Admission: Free

Join us for this free all-day annual event in celebration of Acadian Culture, this year with the theme of Females in Folklore. Activities include cooking and artisan demonstrations, canoe paddling, kids games and crafts, sharing circles, music and much more. Food and drink will be available for purchase for this smoke-free, family friendly event. … [Event Website]

Teche Area Farmers Market

by: Acadiana 365

Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia

7:00am-11:00am

Admission:

Experience our harvest of delicious, locally grown produce and homemade products by area farmers, artists and crafters. Also included are handcrafted cypress yard objects, bread and fresh baked goods, ceramics, honey, jellies, jams, herbs, candies, wooden bowls and utensils, birdhouses, garden benches and much more. Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia, Tues. 2:30 - 6 p.m., Sat. 7 - 11 a.m., 337-369-2330, Facebook.com/TecheFarmersMarket… [Event Website]

Cajun French Music Festival

by: Acadiana 365

Cyr Gates Community Center, 300 Parkview Drive, New Iberia

9:00am-5:00pm

Admission:

Les Cadiens du Teche's (CFMA) music festival features Cajun bands, dancing, food, refreshments, raffle and door prizes. Cyr Gates Community Center, 300 Parkview Dr., New Iberia, Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., 337-369-7538, CajunFrenchMusic.org/Chapter_NewIberia [Event Website]

ASO Fired Up 30th Anniversary Concert

by: Acadiana 365

Heymann Center, 1373 S. College Road

6:30pm

A grand symphonic collaboration featuring area choruses and musicians, including ASO Conservatory students and local string players, ASO, Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, and Nicholls State University. The repertoire, which includes selections from Wagner, Ravel and Beethoven, offers a splendid opportunity for each section of the orchestra to shine individuallybrass in Ride of the Valkyries, woodwinds and percussion in Ravel, strings in Beethoven. This concert exemplifies the energy and far-reaching impac… [Event Website]

Cajun-French Music Festival

by: LCVC

Cyr Gates Community Center, 300 Parkview Dr, New Iberia,

9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Admission: Yes

Les Cadiens du Teche (CFMA) music festival, Cajun bands, dancing, food, refreshments, raffle, door prizes.

POW--MIA Day Ceremony

by: LCVC

Bouligny Plaza, 102 W Main St, New Iberia,

6 p.m.-8 p.m.

Admission: No

A Celebration Honoring the Sacrifice made while being held Prisoner of War or who remain Missing in Action with Flag Ceremony and Harmony of Patriotic Music. [Event Website]

ART Fragile Thing Cracks

by: Acadiana 365

Theatre 810, 810 Jefferson St.

7:30pm

Admission: $12, $10

The Acadiana Repertory Theatre is proud to present Fragile Thing Cracks, a regional premiere serio-comedy by playwright, Ben Jolivet, who also wrote ARTs 2012 production of Carol: A Broken Chain. Leo has always been unlucky in love, but tonight he knows he's found his soul mate in the mysterious Geoff. When the handsome stranger dies in Leo's bed, things look bad for the relationshipand for Leo's sanity, as he quickly discovers his bond with Geoff may be stronger than death. Directed by Steven R. Landry and… [Event Website]

23rd Annual St. Martinville Kiwanis Pepper Festival

by: Acadiana 365

200 N New Market St, Saint Martinville

St. Martinville. Festivals are a dime a dozen around Louisiana, but not many of these festivals have the heart and the enthusiasm and a great cause behind them as does the 23rd Annual St. Martinville Kiwanis Pepper Festival, to be held September 19-20 this year. And if you cant wait quite that long, you can take part in the Extravaganza on August 16 to further support the Kiwanis and get a taste of whats to come in September! If you`ve ever spent time around this St. Martinville group, you`ll quic… [Event Website]

Pepper Festival

by: Acadiana 365

Acadian Memorial, 121 S. New Market St., St. Martinville

Admission:

the 23rd annual Kiwanis Pepper Festival. Usually held on the 3rd Friday and Saturday of September. Festival with live music and dancing, arts and crafts, vendors, food, drinks and several performances and the famous pepper eating contest. [Event Website]

The Riveters presents Neil Labutes 'Fat Pig'

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

7:30pm

Admission: $15, $10

The Riveters Theatre Company is best known for their production of HAIR produced in September of 2013 and more recently for the first theatre award ceremony in Acadiana, The Rosies. On September 11, 2014, The Riveters will present Fat Pig by Neil Labute, opening at Cite des Arts in Lafayette, Louisiana. Neil Labute has written other popular shows such as The Shape of Things, Reasons to be Pretty, and Some Girls. In this dramatic piece, you follow Tom on his journey of self acceptance and search for w… [Event Website]

ASO Fired Up 30th Anniversary Concert

by: Acadiana 365

Heymann Center, 1373 S. College Road

6:30pm

A grand symphonic collaboration featuring area choruses and musicians, including ASO Conservatory students and local string players, ASO, Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, and Nicholls State University. The repertoire, which includes selections from Wagner, Ravel and Beethoven, offers a splendid opportunity for each section of the orchestra to shine individuallybrass in Ride of the Valkyries, woodwinds and percussion in Ravel, strings in Beethoven. This concert exemplifies the energy and far-reaching impac… [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

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

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

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

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Conversation Class Session 1

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]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

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

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [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]

Roberts Cove Germanfest

by: LCVC

St. Leo Catholic Church,7212 Roberts Cove rd.,Rayne,LA,70578

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

Admission: Admission Fee

Variety of German foods and beverages, German bands, singers and dancers, folklore, rice threshing demonstrations, kiddie land, antique farm equipment. [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]

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]

Sunday, Sep 21, 2014

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market

by: LCVC

Cajundome Convention Center,444 Cajundome blvd,Lafayette,LA,70501

Admission: Tickets can be purchased

Junior League of Lafayette's 21st Annual Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market A holiday shopping market event to benefit community projects sponsored by the Junior League of Lafayette. The market specializes in home decor, jewelry, antiques, food, toys, gifts and apparel. [Event Website]

A Night with Carolyn McCulley

by: Christ Church

Christ Church, 800 Jefferson Blvd.

7:00pm

Admission: Free!

A Night with Carolyn McCulley Join us for a night with Carolyn McCulley and worship led by LaShanna Cheny. Childcare for ages 6 and under. Cookie and Coffee Reception to follow. Free but donations accepted. [Event Website]
Other Events

Painting with a Purpose

by: Acadiana 365

Painting with a Twist of Lafayette 1812 W. Pinhook Road, Suite 201

3:00pm-6:00pm

Admission: $45

Painting with a Purpose Painting with a Twist, Acadianas 1st paint and sip studio in Lafayette, LA will host a special Painting with a Purpose event on Saturday, September 21st to benefit Acadiana Pride (People Representing Individual Differences and Experiences). The Acadiana community has been welcoming and supportive of the diversity and togetherness of their families. Acadiana PRIDE wants to celebrate our community by presenting a 4-day festival. Proceeds will help develop a 4-day festival filled with music, theater, film and the A… [Event Website]

ART Fragile Thing Cracks

by: Acadiana 365

Theatre 810, 810 Jefferson St.

3:00pm

Admission: $12, $10

The Acadiana Repertory Theatre is proud to present Fragile Thing Cracks, a regional premiere serio-comedy by playwright, Ben Jolivet, who also wrote ARTs 2012 production of Carol: A Broken Chain. Leo has always been unlucky in love, but tonight he knows he's found his soul mate in the mysterious Geoff. When the handsome stranger dies in Leo's bed, things look bad for the relationshipand for Leo's sanity, as he quickly discovers his bond with Geoff may be stronger than death. Directed by Steven R. Landry and… [Event Website]

The Riveters Presents Neil Labutes Fat Pig

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

2:00pm

Admission: $15, $10

The Riveters Presents Neil Labutes Fat Pig The Riveters Theatre Troupe is best known for their production of HAIR in September of 2013, and more recently for the first theatre award ceremony in Acadiana, The Rosies. On September 11, 2014, The Riveters will present Fat Pig by Neil Labute, opening at Cite des Arts in Lafayette, Louisiana. Neil Labute has written other very popular shows such as The Shape of Things, Reasons to be Pretty, and Some Girls. In this dramatic piece, you follow Tom on his journey of self acceptance and finding out who he… [Event Website]

Jamie Bergeron & The Kickin' Cajuns

by: Acadiana 365

Whiskey River, 1365 Henderson Levee Road, Henderson

4:00pm-8:00pm

Admission:

Tickets are $10.00, call 337-291-1122 for Reservations, or buy online citedesarts.org [Event Website]

Choupique Ramblers

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Dog Cafe, 1211 W. Pinhook Road

9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Dine Around

by: Acadiana 365

Don's Downtown, 301 E. Vermilion Road

11:00am

Admission:

Join us for a monthly social outing with others whom have lost a loved one. Pre-registration required call Mollie Charpentier at 337-251-1614 [Event Website]

The Riveters presents Neil Labutes 'Fat Pig'

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

2:00pm

Admission: $15, $10

The Riveters Theatre Company is best known for their production of HAIR produced in September of 2013 and more recently for the first theatre award ceremony in Acadiana, The Rosies. On September 11, 2014, The Riveters will present Fat Pig by Neil Labute, opening at Cite des Arts in Lafayette, Louisiana. Neil Labute has written other popular shows such as The Shape of Things, Reasons to be Pretty, and Some Girls. In this dramatic piece, you follow Tom on his journey of self acceptance and search for w… [Event Website]

Dine Around

by: Hospice of Acdiana

Don's Downtown

11:00am

Admission: dutch

Join us for a monthly social outing with others whom have lost a loved one. [Event Website]

Bal du Dimanche with Terry & the Zydeco Bad Boys

by: Acadiana 365

Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road

1:00pm-5:00pm

Admission: $10

Dance the afternoon away with Terry & the Zydeco Bad Boys 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]

ASO Fired Up 30th Anniversary Concert

by: Acadiana 365

Heymann Center, 1373 S. College Road

6:30pm

A grand symphonic collaboration featuring area choruses and musicians, including ASO Conservatory students and local string players, ASO, Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, and Nicholls State University. The repertoire, which includes selections from Wagner, Ravel and Beethoven, offers a splendid opportunity for each section of the orchestra to shine individuallybrass in Ride of the Valkyries, woodwinds and percussion in Ravel, strings in Beethoven. This concert exemplifies the energy and far-reaching impac… [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

Advocate Volunteer Training

by: CASA of SoLA

1819 W. Pinhook Rd.

5:30am-8:30pm

Admission: FREE

Looking to make a DIRECT impact in our community? Lift up a childs voice. A childs life. Become a Court Appointed Special Advocate! Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Louisiana (SoLA) is a non-profit organization that recruits and supports volunteers in Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion Parishes to advocate for abused and neglected children in foster care. Volunteers assess and monitor their own case, speaking for the best interest of the child(ren) in court in an effort to find each child … [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

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

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

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

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Conversation Class Session 1

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]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

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

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [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]

Roberts Cove Germanfest

by: LCVC

St. Leo Catholic Church,7212 Roberts Cove rd.,Rayne,LA,70578

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

Admission: Admission Fee

Variety of German foods and beverages, German bands, singers and dancers, folklore, rice threshing demonstrations, kiddie land, antique farm equipment. [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]

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]
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