[StBernard] Upcoming Events
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Knights of Nemesis will meet Dec. 9 in Chalmette: Community Report
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on November 29, 2013 at 10:16 AM, updated November 29, 2013 at 11:19 AM
The Knights of Nemesis Social Club and Parade will meet Dec. 9 at 6:30 p.m.
at Tony's Po-Boy Restaurant, 434 E. Judge Perez Drive, in Chalmette. All
members and prospective members are invited to attend. Food will be
The Knights of Nemesis organization was formed in 2004 and has paraded in
the parish for the past eight years. The ninth annual Knights of Nemesis
Parade will be held Feb. 22 at 1 p.m. For information about the social or
parade, contact Billy Showalter, 504-583-3998.
A lecture, "History of Wetland Loss in St. Bernard Parish," will be
presented Dec. 9 at 7 p.m. at Nunez Community College in Chalmette. Nicholas
Slie, assistant professor of theater at Nunez, will speak. He recently
performed in "Cry You One," a play based on the wetlands of St. Bernard, for
which the stage was the outdoors of St. Bernard.
The Nunez History Lecture Series is a series of free lectures. It was
created to provide a cultural opportunity, to explore the rich heritage of
the area, and to take a small step in offering St. Bernard the advantages of
being a "college town" with Nunez Community College at the center.
The New Orleans Ballet Association in partnership with the St. Bernard
School Board will culminate the fall semester of tuition-free dance classes
with a winter concert featuring students in the program on Jan. 9.
The free concert will be held at 6 p.m. at Chalmette High School Cultural
Center, 1100 E. Judge Perez Drive in Chalmette. The event will mark the
culmination of 12 weeks of ballet instruction held weekly at Chalmette High
School Cultural Arts Center.
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