Melba’s restaurant partnered with Manard Law to fight child hunger in New Orleans. No child will be turned away

Melba’s restaurant is a neighborhood spot known for dishing out New Orleans favorites such as overstuffed shrimp Po-Boys, Red Beans & Rice, Gumbo, Breakfast and much more is doing their the best to stay on top of the game where the coronavirus is concerned. In addition to ensuring that everyone that enters his establishment has measures in place to avoid the spreading of the COVID-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus. Owner, Scott Wolfe once again proves he is committed to giving back to the community that he grew in. Melba’s is located in my St Roch neighborhood, which is … Continue reading Melba’s restaurant partnered with Manard Law to fight child hunger in New Orleans. No child will be turned away

How The Grinch Stole Christmas – Monday, December 23, 2019, 5:00 PM – The Orpheum Theater | New Orleans

THE ORPHEUM THEATER PRESENTS Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas   TODAY IS THE DAY!! Join us for hot chocolate, popcorn, games, prizes, and a FREE screening of Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! There are no tickets or RSVP’s for this event – seating is first come first served, so arrive early! DOORS: 5 PM SCREENING: 6 PM Secret special holiday guests are scheduled to appear!           — Read on orpheumnola.com/calendar/dr-seuss-how-the-grinch-stole-christmas-free/ Continue reading How The Grinch Stole Christmas – Monday, December 23, 2019, 5:00 PM – The Orpheum Theater | New Orleans

Daughters Beyond Incarceration: Children of Incarcerated Parents Policy Announcement & Photo Exhibition

Join Daughters Beyond Incarceration on Friday, October 4th from 6-9pm at NORD St Bernard Center for a free event discussing the laws we’re changing and the unveiling of our traveling photo exhibition! Date And Time Fri, October 4, 2019 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM CDT Location 1500 Lafreniere St New Orleans, LA 70122 About Daughters Beyond Incarceration Daughters Beyon Incarceration works to enhance the lives of girls growing up fatherless. We do this through public education, policy implementation and mentorship. Continue reading Daughters Beyond Incarceration: Children of Incarcerated Parents Policy Announcement & Photo Exhibition

Baking Sugar Cookies with My St. Roch Krewe

I love being Auntie Dee and I make sure to spend quality time with all of them, and when we get together it’s nothing but fun! Today I’m hosting a Sugar cookie baking class with my NOLA kids aka My St.Roch Krewe! In the St. Roch Community in New Orleans 8th Ward, we continue living as if we are a village, we are a family made up of neighbors. The kids need all of us! http://www.youtube.com/watch Continue reading Baking Sugar Cookies with My St. Roch Krewe

NBA Player Lance Thomas to Host First Slangmagic Fishing Extravaganza in New Orleans

Press Release Slangmagic Extravaganza to celebrate accomplishments of the Slangmagic team and its youth ambassadors. NEW ORLEANS (PRWEB) JULY 20, 2019 NBA Star Lance Thomas, former New Orleans Hornet/Pelican in 2012 – 2013, and veteran player for the New York … Continue reading NBA Player Lance Thomas to Host First Slangmagic Fishing Extravaganza in New Orleans

Free Wednesdays for Nola Locals at the Audubon Institute 2020 Calendar

I’m wondering if you all are taking advantage of Free Wednesday’s provided by the Audubon Community Connect Program?? If you forgot starting in January 2019 New Orleans residents, we’re offered free admission each month to the Audubon Zoo, the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, the insectarium and the planetarium. The current schedule calls for one free day monthly at the zoo and the aquarium. See the full schedule. Orleans Parish Appreciation Days 2020 Every Wednesday, Orleans Parish residents with one proof of residency will get free admission with up to four guests to Audubon attractions. The Appreciation Days will rotate … Continue reading Free Wednesdays for Nola Locals at the Audubon Institute 2020 Calendar

Big Freddia dishes out Bouncing Beignets flavored Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream

The Queen Diva “Big Freedia” has collaborated with ice cream maker Ben & Jerry’s on the limited flavored ice cream, Big Freddia’s Bouncing Beignets! The new flavor was announced on Freddia’s Instagram page back in February when the queen diva originally posted a photo of Instagram with the cover of a point of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream featuring Freddia’s face and the words “Booty Bouncing Beignets” describing the proposed flavor as “chocolate ice with beignet bites. Freddia performed At The Republic Nightclub on Saturday during Essence Festival where fans sampled the Big Freddia’s new flavor, Booty Bouncing Beignets. Freedia … Continue reading Big Freddia dishes out Bouncing Beignets flavored Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream

New Orleans Children’s Business Fair

Hi Everyone, After drinking almost two gallons of lemonade on National Lemonade Day and seeing the proud young faces, I researched how to plan a Kids PopUp and found Acton. With school at it’s in and several summer programs have been cut, like the one in St. Roch I thought this would give them a creative outlet as well as make a few dollars. I’m so excited! Acton Children‘s Business Fair has sponsored the KidPreneuer by way of contributing $10 per kid towards prizes, a website, signage, and balloons. At the moment we do not have any other sponsorships, and … Continue reading New Orleans Children’s Business Fair