Weekly events

Each Monday and Friday, the Lincoln Parish Journal will post a list of non-for-profit upcoming events happening in the parish. If you would like to add your event to this list or advertise your for-profit events, please email us at lpjnewsla@gmail.com

Monday, June 12
8 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Ruston-Lincoln Chamber Golf Tournament (Squire Creek)
10 a.m.: Lady Chops performs (Lincoln Parish Library)
11:30 a.m.: Lunch on Us (Presbyterian Church, 212 North Bonner Street., Ruston) — everyone welcome
6 p.m.: Toastmasters International meeting (Louisiana Center for the Blind, 101 South Trenton Street)

Tuesday, June 13
10 a.m.: Story Time: Ocean (Lincoln Parish Library)
10:30 a.m.: Dixie’s Summer Matinee “A Bug’s Life”
6-8 p.m.: Grambling Juneteenth “Conversations Under the Tent” (Grambling City Hall)
7 p.m.: Lincoln Parish Police Jury meeting (Lincoln Parish Courthouse)

Wednesday, June 14
7-8 a.m.: Veterans Coffee Club (PJ’s Coffee)
10 a.m.: Annual Juneteenth bakeoff (Grambling City Hall)
10 a.m. to noon: VFW Flag Retirement Ceremony (Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, West California Street)
11:30 a.m.: Lunch on Us (Presbyterian Church, 212 North Bonner Street., Ruston) — everyone welcome
6-8 p.m.: Grambling Juneteenth Citywide Bible Study (Christ Temple Baptist Church, Grambling)

Thursday, June 15
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Health fair (Grambling City Hall)
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Out to Lunch summer concert series (Heard Freighthouse Food Park)
2 p.m.: Tween Art: Paper Mache (Lincoln Parish Library)
6:30-8 p.m.: Grambling Juneteenth Citywide Exercise (Grambling Park)
6:30-8:45 p.m.: Piney Hills Harmony Guest Night (Fellowship Hall, Presbyterian Church, 212 N. Bonner St.)
7 p.m.: Lincoln Parish Museum Chautauqua Speaker Series featuring local historian Wesley Harris (Lincoln Parish Museum, 609 N. Vienna St.)

Friday, June 16
10 a.m. to noon: Grambling Juneteenth Genealogy Event (Grambling City Hall)
7-9 p.m.: Grambling Juneteenth pageant (T.H. Harris Auditorium, Grambling State University)

Saturday, June 17
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Ruston Farmers Market
10 a.m.: Juneteenth annual parade (Downtown Grambling)
10:30 a.m.: Juneteenth Heritage Festival (Downtown Grambling)
6:30 p.m.: Juneteenth Celebration (Railroad Park, Ruston)

Sunday, June 18
2-4 p.m.: Grambling Juneteenth Poetry Reading (Grambling City Hall)
7-11 p.m.: Grambling Juneteenth Inaugural Gala (GSU Black and Gold Room)