Relay for Life is a community fundraising event for the American Cancer Society that brings cancer survivors, caregivers, and the entire community together to remember, honor, and celebrate our loved ones afflicted by cancer.
John L. Guidry Stadium at Nicholls State University, Thibodaux
Nicholls State University Track & Field and Cross Country
New, flat/fast 5K course all on Nicholls State University's beautiful campus. Come support Colonel Track and Field and Cross Country and run the streets and recreational path Nicholls Alumni remember and current students traverse daily. Prize packages will be awarded to top male and female overall finishers and top male and female masters finishers. Male and Female age group winners will be recognized. Sign up online using the link below to guarantee your Colonel 5K T-Shirt.
Race day registration is $30 and closes at 6:45 a.m. Race begins at 7 a.m. and is followed by food and fun. Awards will be given at 8:30 a.m.
Wear your best swamp chic attire (that’s cocktail attire with a flair that only South Louisiana can bring), and join us for the 2018 Rougarou Ball from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the Houma Municipal Auditorium. Enjoy delicious food, drinks, entertainment, live/silent auction, and our queen competition. Preselected creative teams will present their contestants during the ball, and our judges decide which lucky team takes home the crown. Sponsorship tables are available and individual tickets for the ball are $50 per person with proceeds supporting the South Louisiana Wetlands Discovery Center. Tickets may be purchased by calling 985-580-7289.
Orange Grove Plantation, 4107 Bayou Black Drive, Houma, LA
Foundation for TGMC
A celebration of the Kentucky Derby and Cinco de Mayo with drinks, a hat contest, bourbon tasting, and live streaming of the Kentucky Derby. Funds raised will benefit the Foundation for TGMC for the purchase of a mobile health unit for testing and educational events.
A community-focused reading initiative. Terrebonne Parish Library patrons at any branch library may vote for their favorite books, one ballot per book checked out. Voting begins on May 7 and lasts until May 21; the top 10 books will be announced in the parish library's June newsletter.
The viewing period begins for TPCG's online auction of surplus adjudicated property. The online auction will follow on June 25, 2018, and end on June 27, 2018. See the attached flyer for more information.