Upcoming Events 

April 19

8 a.m. until noon Blood Drive with LifeShare Blood Center. Performance Physical Therapy, 906 Homer Rd., Minden, La. For more information, call 318-673-1485.

1:30 p.m. until 5 p.m. Community Blood Drive with LifeShare Blood Center. Walmart, Minden.

April 21

10 a.m. until 1 p.m., Senior Fun Day for ages 50 and older. Vendor booths, games, door prizes. Springhill CAC Building. Sponsored by Springhill Medical Center. Free admission; free lunch sponsored by Regional Hospice.

April 23

8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Hearts & Hands/MA-6 Sunday school class at First Baptist Church Minden will host a large rummage sale in the parking lot next to Family Life Center, facing Broadway.

 Piney Hills Master Gardeners Annual Green Thumb Jamboree. Plant sale, vendors, food truck and activities for the kids. Vendors of all kinds contact Marilyn Bunton at 318-299-0137. 

10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Bluegrass Festival, Minden Fairgrounds.

10 a.m. until 6 p.m., Scottish Tartan Festival, 224 La-518, Minden.

April 30

9 a.m. until sold out. Minden Lions will be selling our famous charbroiled chicken dinners for $10 each in the back of the Walmart parking lot close to Homer Road.

April 30 & May 1

7 a.m. both days, Minden Evening Lions Club will be hosting a garage sale fundraiser at the Minden Fairgrounds field. They are taking donations now if you have anything you’d like to contribute to help them raise funds you can contact Sherrie McMurray at 294-6346, Dru Brown at 272-2467 or Tommy McMurray. 

May 5

10 a.m., Minden Planning Commission, Pelican Room, Minden City Hall. On the agenda is the request from Minden City Council for reconsideration and clarification of the MPC’s decision for a zoning request by MGM Development Group.

May 7

9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Tradition with a Twist Quilt Show presented by Piney Needles Quilt Guild. South Main Mall, Springhill. Free admission.

Parkway Baptist Church is hosting “Jamming for Jesus”

May 14

11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Jamming for Jesus, Parkway Baptist Church, 16016 U.S. Hwy. 79 in Minden, La. If you play an instrument, bring it and jam with us. Spectators please bring lawn chairs. The event will be outdoors. If you have any questions please call Janice Lewis at 318-245-2990

May 21

10 a.m. until noon: Free Pet Vaccines. 202 W. Church St., Springhill. Canine and feline vaccinations available. Sponsored by LaMa.

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