On July 17, Painting with a Twist will host a Painting with a Purpose class to benefit the American Cancer Society. The event is held at the Lafayette studio on Pinhook Road and reservations are recommended. Below is the photo of the evening's painting titled Hope Fleur de lis. With step by step instruction, you will surely leave with a masterpiece and you get to bring your own choice of beverage. Drink and be merry and it's all for a great purpose.
And there is nothing more fun than a private party at Painting with a Twist, (located at 1812 West Pinhook Rd in Lafayette) to celebrate a birthday, to host a holiday party or to spend a great evening out with a group of pals. Classes for children are also scheduled, and provide a wonderful way for the kids to spend quality time socializing and discovering their creative abilities.
Painting with a Purpose classs is Sunday, July 17 from 1pm to 4pm and the minimum donation is $45.
David Calhoun and Elizabeth “EB” Brooks are the first two employees of Lafayette Central Park Inc., the nonprofit charged with turning Lafayette Consolidated Government’s 100-acre Johnston Street Horse Farm property into a passive public park. Calhoun was named executive director, and Brooks is director of planning and design.
There will soon be a whole lot of shakin’ going on at Benny’s Sportshack Supplement Depot, a new concept by Opelousas native Benny Nele. Located at 2002 Johnston St., the supplement shop, smoothie bar and café, featuring hot off the press paninis and wraps, plans to open in late May.