What’s UP ON THE HILL
SEEWest Monroe AmeriCorps Fall Team
Recent high school graduates and college-age students are encouraged to apply for the SEE West Monroe AmeriCorps Fall Team.
The program allows participants to work flexible hours and get real-world experience as a mentor – all while getting paid to help the community. Team members are needed to serve this fall at the West Monroe Community Center assisting with enrichment activities for local elementary students. For more details, call 387-4001.
Awakening Events Postponed
Awakening Events has made the decision to postpone the Chonda Pierce tour scheduled for this Fall. They will be announcing make up dates soon so if you have purchased a ticket, hold on to it as they will be valid for the new date. Once new dates are announced, ticket holders will be notified and those who cannot attend the new dates will have 30 days to request a refund on their tickets, for more details go to awakeningevents.com.”
Soft Kayak Launch
The City of West Monroe has unveiled a Soft Kayak Launch at Lazarre Park in West Monroe. The Soft Kayak Launch is a sandy launch area for kayaks, canoes and paddle boards to access the Ouachita River. The Soft Kayak Launch is located beside the existing Boat Launch at Lazarre Park. For more details call 396-2600.
Brown Bag Concerts
The Brown Bag concert series will be held each Wednesday at 12 noon in September. The concerts will be at the Pavillion at 7th Square on North 7th Street in West Monroe. A different musical artist will play each week, bring a lunch and a lawn chair. For more details call 325-1961.
Abiding in the Vine Women’s Conference
The Abiding in the Vine Women’s Conference is Friday September 18th and Saturday the 19th at Tower Place Terrace on North 19th Street in Monroe. Lunch will be provided on Saturday. Get your tickets at Eventbrite.com and search for abiding in the vine women’s conference.
Ouachita Water Sweep
Volunteers are encouraged to sign up for the Ouachita Water Sweep 2020 with Ouachita Green, Keep Ouachita Parish Beautiful and Keep West Monroe Beautiful. Cleanups will be done on the Ouachita River, Cheniere Area 3, Lake Darbonne and Bayou DeSiard, Saturday September 19th. You can sign up under the volunteer tab at ouachitagreen.org, or for more details, call 355-5622.
Munchkin Market Fall 2020
Munchkin Market Fall 2020 is Tuesday September 22nd through Saturday the 26th. Shop 350+ families in one location at Pine Grove Baptist Church on Loop Road in Monroe. There will be toys, clothes and much more. For more details, call 325-7719.
Family Drive In Movie
The First West Fairbanks Campus will be hosting a Family Drive In Movie, Friday September 25th at The Sterlington Sports Complex. The movie will be Live Action version of Aladdin. Parking will begin at 6:30, the movie starts at 7:30. This is a Free family oriented event. For more details, call 516-2555.
The Return – Day of Prayer & Repentance
The Return, a national and global day of prayer and repentance will be Saturday September 26th. All across America, people will be gathering in parking lots, yards and in churches to pray, repent and seek Gods face for the sake of our nation and its people. America has been given a critical window of opportunity to return to God. For more details, go to thereturn.org.
Love Local in the Park
Love Local in the Park is set from noon until 8pm, Saturday October 3rd at Kiroli Park. There will be live music, food trucks and local artisans. Park admission will be $5.00. If you are an interested vendor, fill out the form below.
QuesTECH Learning will host a fall mum sale and barbeque plate lunch on Saturday, October 3rd from 9:00 A.M. until 2:00 P.M., in the school’s parking lot at 2401 Oliver Road, Monroe. In addition, vendors will sell homemade soaps, woodworking creations, fall decorations, and more. For the barbeque, tickets must be purchased in advance ($15 for adults and $10 for children ten years and under).
For more information, call the school at 322-6000.
Scramble for Commerce Golf Tournament
The West Monroe/ West Ouachita Chamber of Commerce will have their Scramble for Commerce golf tournament Monday October 5th at Calvert Crossing. This is a 4-person scramble format with a shotgun start. There will be Hole in One contests, player’s gifts, and raffle prizes. Prizes awarded to winners in two-flights. Food and beverages are provided. For more details, call 325-1961.
St. Jude in the Twin Cities Run
The St. Jude in the Twin Cities Run will be held October 10th beginning at 311 Mill Street in West Monroe. There will be a 1K fun run, 5K run and a 10K run. Registration costs are $25 for the 1K, $35 for the 5K and $45 for the 10K. To register go to runsignup.com and search for St Jude In the Twin Cities.
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