New Orleans Events – Thursday, May 19, 2016

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Thursday, May 19, 2016.



Thursday, May. 19 – Restore of Retreat hosts 'Working for Our Coast: How Our Environment and Economy Can Work Together?', with keynote from Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority Chairman Johnny Bradberry, 9:00 a.m.

Location: Nicholls State University Ballroom, Thibodaux, LA.


Thursday, May. 19 – New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu joins Councilmembers, City officials and CVS/pharmacy celebrating the grand opening of the new store, 9:30 a.m. CVS/pharmacy is the first national retailer to open a store in the Lower Ninth Ward since Hurricane Katrina.

Location: CVS/pharmacy, 5000 N. Claiborne Ave., New Orleans.


Thursday, May. 19 – Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards holds a bill signing for SB 271, allowing patients in Louisiana to access medical marijuana, 10:00 a.m.

Location: State Capitol, Baton Rouge, LA.


Thursday, May. 19 – Students from LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans’ six professional health schools graduate during its 142nd Commencement, 10:00 a.m.

Location: University of New Orleans Lakefront Arena, 6801 Franklin Ave., New Orleans.


Thursday, May. 19 – New Orleans Zephyrs and New Orleans Catholic League officials hold press conference, 11:00 a.m.

Location: Zephyr Field batting cages, 6000 Airline Dr., Metairie, LA.


Thursday, May. 19 – Friday, May. 20 – AICPA/ AAML National Conference on Divorce.

Location: Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, New Orleans.



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