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Thibodaux Police Chief Howard Robertson reported that the Bicycle Rodeo, held May 31, 2003 at the police station, was a great success.Children and their parents received instructions on “safe bicycle riding” with emphasis on the wearing of bicycle riding helmets.Parents and children attending the rodeo viewed instructional videos and a power-point presentation.
The children received“hands on” instruction with Thibodaux Police Department Bicycle Patrol Division giving demonstrations of different riding courses that were set up in the Police Department parking lot.
Children attending were photographed with McGruff the Crime Dog and were also treated, along with their parents, to a tour of the Thibodaux Police Building and some of the various Thibodaux Police Department vehicles.
The department is going to make this Bicycle Rodeo an annual event and plans for next year’s rodeo have already begun.
Nicholls State University and Colonel Softball would like to invite girls between the ages of 5 and 18 to attend our 2003 Summer Skills Camp.Instruction will be given by head coach Phyllis Guedry, assistant coaches Lauren Koelemay and Jenny Parsons, and the Colonel softball players.
For both camps, please bring your softball equipment, tennis shoes, and water bottle.For overnight camp only, please bring bathing suit, linens, towels, and any personal items.
To register, please contact the Nicholls State Office of Camps and Conferences at 985-448-4444.Any other questions about the clinic should be directed to Assistant Coach Lauren Koelemay at 985-449-7112 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 9 - 12 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. $175
June 8 - 12 6:30 p.m. June 8 - Noon June 12 $275
The Thibodaux Civic Center is hosting “A Taste of South Louisiana in Lafourche” on Friday, June 13 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the Plantation Room.All proceeds benefit the Thibodaux Area Habitat for Humanity.Tickets are available at the Habitat Home store or at the door for $10.Live entertainment provided by DJ Mac Labat. Vendors that will attend the event includeOsage Express, Barcardi, Cajun Potato, Feliciana Wines, Zapp's, BOE, Pinocchio's, Copeland's, Wingstop, City Diner, Big Rock's Catfish, Merlin Wines, Malt-n-Burger, Glazer, Cashio's Catering, Parfait's Best BBQ, and Bubba's II.
eSchool Summer Programs Available: The eSchool offers the following summer programs for students in grades K-8: Enrichment, Tutoring, and Reading Therapy.All programs will be held at the eSchool at 905 Canal Boulevard in Thibodaux and will run from Monday, June 23 to Friday, July 25, 2003.For more information or to register for any of these programs, please visit our web site at www.eschoolk8.com/summer.html or call 985-447-5994.
Sign up for Swimming! Swimming Lessons are available at the Municipal Pool at 737 Goode Street.Lessons are for 3 weeks in June & 3 weeks in July for ages 4 and up.Registration for these sessions will be held from Monday, June 2 through Friday, June 6 at the Recreation office from 9:00 a.m. to NOON and at the Municipal Pool from 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.Click here for more registration information.
Soccer Camp in Thibodaux this summer!The Parks & Recreation Department will start accepting registration for the 2003 P.A.R.D. Soccer Camp from Tuesday, June 10 to Saturday, July 19.Katie Bilello, former NCAA soccer player for McNeese University, will direct the camp.Click here for more information.
The LSU Interior Design class presentation - Interior and Façade Designs of Main Street is available for businesses and interested persons to view.Please contact 446-7606 for more information.
Join the fun!The Farmer’s Market is open!The market is open every Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in downtown Thibodaux on LA 1 and Maronge Street.There is still space at our market for new and innovative farmers and vendors.If you are interested in a booth at the market, please call Joyce Benoit at 448-1474.
REMINDER:The Thibodaux City Council meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month at 5:00 p.m. at City Hall.For your convenience, the Council agendas are posted on our website the Friday before each meeting.Past agendas are also available via website.Click the quick link Council Agendas on our home page – http://ci.thibodaux.la.us/