New Orleans Events – Friday, June 26

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Friday, June 26.


LOUISIANA LOTTERY — The Louisiana Lottery Corporation's Board of Directors meets, 10:00 a.m. Location: Louisiana Lottery Corp. headquarters, 555 Laurel St., Baton Rouge.

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CALDWELL – FINANCES — Attorney General Buddy Caldwell partners with the Louisiana Bar Foundation and other organizations to bring a series of free workshops on mortgages and personal finances to Louisiana consumers, 10:45 a.m. Location: Rapides Senior Center/Community Center, 315 Bolton St., Alexandria.


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June 26-27 – PEACH FESTIVAL — The 2015 Louisiana Peach Festival will be held, 5:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. Friday; 8:00 a.m.-10:30 p.m. Saturday. Location: Downtown Ruston.



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June 27 – OFFICER'S FUNERAL — Funeral services for New Orleans Police Officer Daryle Holloway, who was killed while transporting an inmate to the city jail, 7:00 a.m. Visitation; 11:00 a.m. Mass. Location: St. Maria Goretti Church, 7300 Crowder Blvd., New Orleans. Burial at St. Louis Cemetery No. 3, 3421 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans.


June 27 – PEACH FESTIVAL — The 2015 Louisiana Peach Festival concludes, 8:00 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. Location: Downtown Ruston.


June 27 – MAYOR'S INAUGURATION — The Town of Jean Lafitte holds an inauguration ceremony for Mayor Timothy Kerner and the Lafitte Council, 7:00 p.m. Location: Lafitte Senior Center, 4927 Treasure Dr., Lafitte.


June 28 – PLAYGROUND CLEANUP — New Orleans Councilwoman Nadine Ramsey and Hike for KaTREEna, NORDC and 90 volunteers from HandsOn New Orleans will hold a cleanup, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Location: Donsereaux Harrison Playground, De Armas St. & Odeon St., New Orleans.


June 28 – CHURCH-GROUNDBREAKING — Historic Fifth African Baptist Church holds a groundbreaking ceremony for its new location, 12:30 p.m. Location: 3419 S. Robertson St., New Orleans.




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