July '19 Description Date Time Location Cost
Houma Elks Lodge #1193 Presents Ducky Derby

The Houma Elks Lodge #1193 is proud to present its inaugural the Ducky Derby on Saturday, July 20th along Bayou Terrebonne in Downtown Houma behind the Houma Elks Lodge at 7883 Main Street.

Family fun kicks off at 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 20th with the Duck Derby beginning at 10 a.m. along with food, entertainment and an assortment of vendors. You can rent a duck for only $5 or adopt one to take home for $8. All proceeds benefitting our local food bank and our fight against hunger across Terrebonne Parish. You do not need to be present to win. To purchase a duck or learn how to become a sponsor for the event, please visit www.houmaelks.org.

The Houma Elks Lodge #1193 is proud to bring this event to Bayou Terrebonne in Downtown Houma for the first time. The Ducky Derby will be a fundraiser benefiting our local Terrebonne Churches United Food Bank! Join us to watch over 300 yellow rubber ducks race towards the finish line 

7/20  9:00 am Downtown Houma  
Live After 5 Concert Series:  Sheauxdown
Join us for live music under the oaks of beautiful Courthouse Square. For more information, contact Anne Picou at 985-873-6408. 7/26  7:00 pm Downtown Houma  
Summer Fun Kids Day   7/27 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center Admission $5
August '19 Description Date Time Location Cost
National Night Out Against Crime

Citizens will host block parties throughout the parish, and Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies will be attending to meet community members to discuss crime prevention and any other concerns. Explorers from POST 323 will also be conducting fingerprinting and DNA swabbing in some areas. LPSO will supply the parties with hot dogs, but each party is encouraged to organize additional food and refreshments with attendees.

Anyone interested in hosting a block party is asked to contact Lt. Valerie Martinez-Jordan at (985) 449-4479 or via email at valerie-martinez@lpso.net. The deadline to contact Lt. Martinez-Jordan to organize a block party is July 31, 2019.

Rape Aggression Defense Course

The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will host a Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) course on August 12, 13, and 14, 2019, at Alstarz Cheer Academy, located at 13347 W Main Street in Larose.

This self-defense course is designed exclusively for women and will take place over the course of all three days. The class will begin at 6 p.m. and end around 9 p.m. each day. Participants must attend all three days. Course instruction will be provided by certified R.A.D. instructors from the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office.

The cost of the course is $10 to cover the cost of course materials. Class size is limited, and advance registration is required. You can register online here: www.LPSO.net/RADsignup. Payment cannot be made through the online sign-up form, but the fee must be pre-paid and is non-refundable. Please send payment by mail, along with your name, address, and phone number to Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office, Attn: Captain Lafate Day, 1300 Lynn Street, Thibodaux, LA 70301. Please make checks payable to the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office. The deadline to register for the class is Friday, August 9, 2018, at 11 a.m.

For more information, please contact Captain Lafate Day at (985) 449-4485 or by email at lafate-day@lpso.net.




6:00 pm - 9:00 pm 
 Alstarz Cheer Academy, located at 13347 W Main Street in Larose $10