July community events

Here is a list of community events for the month of July. Add your event to this listing by completing the submit news form

1: Gospel Music Fest. 13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466. 1st Friday of each month. Doors open at 5:30pm & music begins at6:30pm. Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507. www.mvmgoodnews.com

2: A Gathering of Neighborhood Boys. 1455 South St., Baton Rouge, LA. 9am – 1 pm. 225-505-8446

4: Light Up the Sky for the 4th of July. Zemurray Park, 310 E. Charles St., Hammond, LA. 6pm till end of fireworks display. Lisa Lambert 985-277-5603. www.hammond.org

8. Manhood 101 Youth Conference. EBR Main Library. 7711 Goodwood Blvd. http://manhood-101.com/reg/

9: The Louisiana Jubilee. Lions Club Building, 750 E. Pine St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454. Doors open at 5pm & show begins at 6pm. L.D. Barringer 985-981-7777. http://www.thelouisianajubilee.org/

9. Battle of the Bands. Doug Williams Stadium. 5763 Hooper RD. Baton Rouge, LA 70811

27: NAACP Baton Rouge Monthly Meeting. McKinley Alumni Center, 1520 Thomas H. Delpit Drive, 2nd Floor, Baton Rouge, LA, 70802. 6pm. (225) 246-8308. http://www.naacpbr.org/main_page.html