New Orleans Events – Wednesday, March 2, 2016

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Wednesday, March 2, 2016.



Wednesday, Mar. 2 – Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards and First Lady Donna Edwards participate in the National Education Association’s Read Across America program, an annual reading motivation and awareness program for children to celebrate reading. Governor and Mrs. Edwards read Dr. Seuss books to students in honor the author's birthday, 9:00 a.m.

Location: Cedarcrest Southmoor Elementary School, 10187 Twin Cedars St., Baton Rouge.


Wednesday, Mar. 2 – DHS Science and Technology Directorate First Responders Group Director Dan Cotter delivers remarks entitled 'Improving Decision Making for Flood Resilience' at the RES/CON Conference, 10:00 a.m.

Location: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans.


Wednesday, Mar. 2 – Louisiana Public Oyster Seed Ground Vessel Permit Appeals Board Meeting, 10:30 a.m.

Location: University of New Orleans’ Advanced Technology Center, 2021 Lakeshore Dr., New Orleans.


Wednesday, Mar. 2 – U.S. Agriculture Coalition for Cuba Commodity Classic press conference, with farm leaders expressing their support for progress made to open up trade with Cuba, 11:00 a.m.

Location: Morial Convention Center, New Orleans.


Wednesday, Mar. 2 – CenturyTel Inc: Q1 2016 Ex-dividend date


Wednesday, Mar. 2 – Saturday, Mar. 5 – Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics and Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology joint Annual Meeting

Location: Hyatt Regency New Orleans, New Orleans.



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