The Crossing at Mervine Kahn, 113 E. Louisiana Ave., Rayne
Former employees of the Mervine Kahn Company, Inc. department store in Rayne, LA are invited to a reunion on Sunday, May 26, 2013 which will take place at The Crossing at Mervine Kahn, 113 East Louisiana Avenue in Rayne, LA. Lunch will be served at 12 noon, and all former employees and family members are invited to attend.
Mervine Kahn Former Employee Reunion tickets are available for $20, and can be purchased in person from Sadies Flower Shop, Rayne Bank of Commerce, by calling the Rayne Historical District Association Martha Royer at (337) 334-3489, or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. A chicken breast etouffee reunion meal will be served. Coffee and dessert will follow. The reunion concludes with the premier of a 30-minute documentary entitled Mervine Kahn Legacy, which debuts in The Bank next to the Crossing at Mervine Kahn reception area at 2:00pm. An additional $10 donation benefitting the Rayne Historical District Association, a non-profit organization, will continue to fund this amazing documentary series. The general public is invited to the documentary debut.
East Bayou Baptist Church, 2234 Kaliste Saloom Road
Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those who have died in our nation's service and locally the Lafayette Concert Band honors those brave heroes with its annual Songs of Remembrance Concert.
The seventy member all volunteer adult community band, under the direction of Gerald Guilbeaux, will present this years edition on Sunday, May 26 at 3:30pm at East Bayou Baptist Church. This free family concert will feature marches and patriotic selections performed by the award winning Lafayette Concert Ba…
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, Tuesdays 2:30 - 6 p.m., Saturdays 7 - 11 a.m., 337-369-2330 or 337-380-0672.…
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Lafayette Animal Aid invites you to a fun morning of children's activities, being able to get your dog micro-chipped for $25, and learning ways that you can support a wonderful "no-kill" shelter that belongs to our community.
The Rayne Frog Association presents the Frog Capital Classic Car and Hot Rod Show, June 1st and 2nd, 2013 at the Rayne Frog Festival pavilion. Awards will be given for Best of Show, Best Engine, Best Interior, Best Paint, Mayors Choice, Sponsors Choice, and Top 50. $25 admission entry per car and FREE entry for spectators.
This family friendly event includes music, concessions, fun-jumps, and face painting. Camp sites are also available for the weekend for only $20 per night.
All proceeds from the event will benefit Healing House; Hope for Grieving Children and over 130 local Acadiana children that have experienced the death of their parent or sibling. Healing House; Hope for Grieving Children provides an atmosphere that allows children ages 4 to 18 to express their grief through interactive play, expressive art work and discussion groups with peers experiencing the same trauma. All services provided by the Healing House are free of charge and run by volunteers.
To register for the Car Show or for more information, call 337-334-3585.
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