40 Days for Life New Orleans pre-campaign launch party
A free dinner with guest speaker Archbishop Gregory Aymond will be held Aug. 14 at 7 p.m. at St. Angela Merici Gym, 835 Melody Drive, Metairie, to kick off the upcoming 40 Days for Life New Orleans.
This year's vigil to save lives will take place from Sept. 24-Nov. 2, and groups are invited to participate by signing up for hour blocks at a time on the Louisiana Right to Life Federation website and look for vigil schedule at http://bit.ly/1mpJWAm. The kick-off party will include a visit with Emmett and his mother who chose life instead of abortion during last year's campaign, a talk from Father Beau Charbonnet, pastor at St. Angela Merici, and praise and worship with the Greg and Lizzy Band. For details, call 835-6520.