New Orleans Events – Friday, April 1, 2016

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Friday, April 1, 2016.



Friday, Apr. 1 – Louisiana Task Force on Structural Changes in Budget and Tax Policy public meeting, 9:00 a.m.

Location: Louisiana State Capitol, 900 N. 3rd St., Baton Rouge, LA.


Friday, Apr. 1 – New Orleans Police Department Superintendent Michael Harrison provides opening remarks at New Orleans Job Corps Center’s Youth 2 Youth: Partners 4 Peace Rally, 10:00 a.m.

Location: Rosenwald Recreation Center, 1120 South Broad St., New Orleans.


Friday, Apr. 1 – Lemonade Day Louisiana sponsors and partners hold press conference to launch the event for the Houma and Thibodaux region. Attendees include Bollinger Shipyards President and CEO Ben Bordelon, Synergy Bank Marketing Associate Katie Portier, Rouses Markets Advertising and Marketing Director Tim Acosta, and Lemonade Day Louisiana Executive Director Jordan Piazza * Lemonade Day Louisiana is a statewide program dedicated to teaching children how to start, own and operate their own business through the simple act of building and running a lemonade stand, 10:30 a.m.

Location: Bollinger Shipyards, 8365 Highway 308 South, Lockport, LA.


Friday, Apr. 1 – Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards speaks at Louisiana Public Health Association Annual Education Conference, Holiday Inn Superdome, 330 Loyola Ave., New Orleans, 11:00 a.m., and the Governor's Westbank Luncheon, The Four Columns, 3711 Westbank Expressway, Harvey, 12:00 p.m.


Friday, Apr. 1 – Republican Sen. Bill Cassidy holds a Town Hall Meeting at Natchitoches Arts Center, 716 2nd St., Natchitoches, LA, 11:00 a.m., and tours the Central Louisiana Regional Port, 600 Port Rd., Alexandria, LA,  1:30 p.m.


Friday, Apr. 1 – Lafayette Mayor-President Joel Robideaux presents the 'Key to Lafayette' to a Monster Jam driver in exchange for the key to the World Champion Monster Jam truck Grave Digger, as part of kick-off to Monster Jam, 11:30 a.m.

Location: CAJUNDOME, 444 Cajundome Blvd., Lafayette, LA.


Friday, Apr. 1 – Governor's WestBank Luncheon, with guest speaker Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards, 12:00 p.m.

Location: The Four Columns, 3711 Westbank Expressway, Harvey, LA.




Saturday, Apr. 2 – Tuesday, Apr. 5 – American Society of Andrology Annual Conference.

Location: Astor Crowne Plaza, New Orleans, LA.


Sunday, Apr. 3 – Wednesday, Apr. 6 – NAIC Spring National Meeting.

Location: Sheraton and Marriott, New Orleans.



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