About Ascension for Sept. 9, 2020 | Ascension

House dangerous waste assortment canceled

Ascension Parish government’s residence hazardous products selection day established for Saturday at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center has been canceled.

For more info, call (225) 450-1200.

John Couvillon to speak at September GOP Roundtable

John Couvillon, president and founder of JMC Analytics and Polling, will be the highlighted speaker at the September Ascension GOP Roundtable, sponsored by Ascension Republican Gals. The Roundtable will be at 11:30 a.m. Sept. 17 at the Clarion Inn, 1500 W. La. 30 in Gonzales.

Couvillon retains a B.S. in accounting from LSU and a masters degree in information and facts devices.

The value for lunch is $22, which will be collected at the door. The event is open up to the public and company are welcome. Reservations are requested. RSVP: (225) 921-5187 or e-mail: [email protected]

Construct a Improved Company virtual series

Sign up for the Ascension Parish Library for the Create a Better Business enterprise Digital Collection of little-enterprise workshops to be presented by using Zoom. This collection is manufactured attainable with a Libraries Lead with Electronic Abilities Grant as a result of Grow with Google and the Public Library Affiliation.

The grant initiative has also produced it doable for the Ascension Parish Library to build its new Small business Useful resource Middle web site to aid tiny enterprises be successful.

Benita Benta Rice, a profit and advancement specialist, will be the guest speaker for this digital series. Benta Rice has around 20 years of company experience working with C-level executives in several roles — asset administration, administration analyst and project management roles. This virtual series will supply tiny firms with selection-generating equipment to deal with and grow their companies. Subjects for the sequence involve:

• Building a Economical Scoreboard: Utilizing Numbers to Construct a Superior Organization – Session 1 on Sept. 9 at 6:30 p.m.

• Making a Money Scoreboard: Utilizing Figures to Build a Superior Company – Session 2 on Sept. 16 at 6:30 p.m.

• April 15 is Back Once more: Maximizing the Positive aspects of Tax Reporting for Business owners – Sept. 23 at 6:30 p.m.

• How to Stop your Company from Failing: Figuring out Techniques and Systems to Expand your Company – Sept. 30 at 6:30 p.m.

To sign-up for these digital classes, visit the library’s new Business enterprise Resource Center web site at www.aplbusinessresource.com below webinars. You can also sign up by contacting the Donaldsonville site at (225) 473-8052. Soon after registering, you will obtain an e-mail with extra facts on how to be part of the dialogue(s) by way of Zoom. If you take place to overlook a class, training sessions will be recorded and can be viewed later on the Company Source Center web site.

Take a look at with folk artist Alvin Batiste

Pay a visit to with community folks artist Alvin Batiste and help the Ascension Parish Library celebrate 60 a long time of library service. Batiste will be portray for the duration of the celebration in Donaldsonville from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 22.

A classic vehicles on exhibit and other things to do are also planned. For a lot more info, call the library at (225) 473-8052.

Times Gone By: ‘A Appear at Donaldsonville’s Past’

Ascension Parish Library hosts “Days Long gone By: A Appear at Donaldsonville’s Pas”t with Sidney Marchand III at 2 p.m. Sept. 15 on Zoom. Born and lifted in Donaldsonville, Marchand is the grandson of Sidney Marchand Sr., area historian, mayor, attorney and writer of the very well-recognized assortment of textbooks on Donaldsonville heritage.

Marchand will share historic images and visuals in this virtual glimpse back in time of Aged Donaldsonville and converse about how this historic town has changed.

To sign up for this virtual presentation on Zoom, simply call the library at (225) 473-8052. You will get an e-mail with assembly information and facts on how to be a part of the stay session.

Let’s rejoice comic books

Pay a visit to any Ascension Parish Library area beginning Monday, Sept. 21, and decide on up a Comic E-book Enjoyment packet. Within, find the instructions and materials you have to have to generate your possess comic reserve as very well as a Television set bingo sheet. Use the bingo sheet to participate in Television bingo although you enjoy an Inspector Gadget cartoon episode on Hoopla! Examine out our “Comic E-book Fun” YouTube video at youtube.myapl.org to come across neat links to e-comedian textbooks and extra!

Editor’s Take note: This column was modified on Aug. 9 to announce the cancellation of the prepared Residence Harmful Waste day.