KBON 101.1 COMMUNITY CALENDAR

EVERGREEN PSA

The La Maison de Begnaud House in Scott now has jam sessions on Friday Evening from 6-10 PM and Cajun French Table on Wednesdays from 1-3 PM at the traffic circle just off I-10 in Scott.  Absolutely FREE and open to the public.

 

Every Wednesday night from 7 PM - 9 PM the American Legion Post 225 in Church Point host's bingo night.  The bingo night includes games, food, and fun and prices are $8 per pack.  The American Legion Post 225 is located on Highway 35, 1 mile north of Church Point.

Kaplan's Guidry/Hebert VFW Post 3793 would like to invite all of Kaplan area Foreign War Veterans to their monthly meetings held at 6 PM the FIRST Thursday of every month.  Come out and enjoy the companionship of fellow veterans, and see what the VFW has to offer you.

The CFMA is currently compiling a Cajun band contact list.  The CFMA is in need of all Cajun band to contact Blaine Dupont at cajunfrenchmusicassoc@gmail.com or at the LeCajun - CFMA Facebook page with your contact information. This information will be used to put you on the updated website on the band link and to distribute to all nine CFMA chapters.

Alvin South Coast Ministries, Restoring Men to God's Purpose.  Are you tired of living your life with an addiction? Call Pastor Mike Gomez for help at 1-281-585-9136.  Alvin South Coast Ministries are a FREE faith-based recovery center located at 414 Stone Drive in Alvin, TX.

Every first Tuesday of the month through 2019, The Teche Center for the Arts in Breaux Bridge is hosting Mini Monthly Writers' Retreat from 6-8 PM.  A $5.00 donation to The Teche Center of the Arts is asked for per session.  For more information call Clare Martin at 337-366-0629.

Have you ever wanted to learn the Cajun French language?  Have you ever wanted to know what is being said in a Cajun French song? Here's your chance to learn.  A Cajun French beginners class is being held at the Jean Lafitite Acadian Culture Center (501 Fisher Rd. Lafayette, LA). Classes will be held on Tuesday evenings from 6-8 PM, no class on July 2nd due to the 4th of July Holiday.  Cost is only $40.00 per person which includes class materials.  For more information contact Mike Meche at 337-237-5047.

Free amplified telephones and hearing aids are available for residents who have hearing loss.  This program is funded by the Louisiana Commission for the Deaf, a state agency.  Call Stacy at Affliated Blind of Louisiana for more information on how to qualify. 337-234-6492.

 

OCTOBER 2019

 

October 4th, 5th, and 6th - The Annual KBON Music Festival will take place October 4th - 6th at the Rayne Civic Center Pavilion in Rayne.  The event includes 3 days of live music from some of Louisiana's best, delicious food, cold drinks, and tons of family fun.  Admission is only $5.00 each day.  Gate and beverage proceeds benefit the Down Syndrome Association of Acadiana.

 

October 26th - Roaddawg presents "Our Saltue to America Show" Freddie Pate's 20th Anniversary of Jukebox Memories Saturday, October 26th at the Historic Rice Theatre in Crowley with special guest Jeff Dugan.  Doors will open at 5 PM with a show time of 6 PM.  For tickets and more information call 337-779-2343.

If you have a non-profit organization event that you would like to be posted on our website, please send an email to bigal@kbon.com. As always, thank you for being Louisiana Proud!