FYI/Events

Marion TRIAD Fund Raiser
The Marion TRIAD will be having a rummage sale on Sat., Oct. 4, from 7:30 until at the TRIAD Building on Stewart.  Proceeds will be used for Thanksgiving food boxes for those in need.

Retired Teachers Meet
The Union Parish Chapter of Louisiana Retired Teachers Association (LRTA) would like to encourage all retired teachers and their spouses, who are living in Union Parish to join us for our first meeting at 10 a.m. on Oct. 7 at 10 a.m. at the Sheriff’s Department Complex at 710 Holder Road. Our guest speaker will be Jean Jones, the chairman of the board of directors for the Union Museum of History and Art, who still speak about the museum’s exhibits planned for the next year. For more information please contact Janice Savage at 245.8837.

After School Programs
All students in the Union Parish School System are eligible for after school programs, offered through the 21st Century Community Learning Centers. Offered Monday-Thursday from 3- 5:30 p.m. at all parish schools currently open. Bus transportation provided from those sites to the former Bernice, Marion and Spearsville elementary schools for pick up only. The program offers opportunities for tutoring, homework help and other activities. For more information, contact Debra L. James at 368.9715 ext. 116.