New Orleans Events – Thursday, April 20
NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Thursday, April 20.
Thursday, Apr. 20 – Louisiana Senate Committee on Transportation, Highways, and Public Works meeting
Location: State Capitol, 900 N. 3rd St., Baton Rouge, LA.
Thursday, Apr. 20 – Louisianans for Prison Alternatives hosts rally at the State Capitol, 10:45 a.m.
Location: State Captiol, 900 N. 3rd St., Baton Rouge, LA.
Thursday, Apr. 20 – 'EquityNewOrleans' Strategy Launch, 1:00 p.m.
Location: The Hyatt Regency, New Orleans, 601 Loyola Ave., New Orleans, LA.
Thursday, Apr. 20 – New Orleans College Prep honors community members during its 10th Anniversary Gala, 6:30 p.m. Honorees include former U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu, U.S. Attorney Kenneth Polite, and Bright Moments President and CEO Bill Rouselle.
Location: Dryades Public Market, 1307 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans, LA.
Thursday, Apr. 20 - Friday, Apr. 21 – Xavier University of Louisiana’s Festival of Scholars, which highlights the research and creative scholarships of Xavier undergraduates and College of Pharmacy students, 12:15 p.m.
Location: Xavier University of Louisiana, 1 Drexel Dr., New Orleans, LA New Orleans.
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Saturday, Apr. 22 – New Orleans Health Department and Gulf Coast Center for Law and Policy hold Community Conversation on climate change, 10:00 a.m.
Location: Sojourner Truth Neighborhood Center, 2200 Lafitte Ave., New Orleans, LA.
Saturday, Apr. 22 - Tuesday, Apr. 25 – American Association of Community Colleges Annual Convention themed 'Community Colleges: America's North Star.'
Location: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans, LA.
Saturday, Apr. 22 - Thursday, Apr. 27 – Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Annual Convention and Expo.
Location: New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans, LA.