Baptist Church, 1412 Cherry St., Patterson, celebrating the Rev. Samuel Calhoun’s 17-year anniversary with a pre-anniversary triple-header program 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7. Guest speakers the Revs. Ulysses Mitchell, Terry Joseph and DeAndre’ Johnson. Public invited.
At New Zorah Baptist Church, 604 Julia St., Morgan City, 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9. Drama “Emmanuel” presented. Public invited.
Because Its Summer to hold a Lollipops and Gumdrops Lil Miss and Mr. Pageant 1 p.m. Dec. 22. Entry forms at Patterson Area Civic Center, 116 Cotten Road. Ages 3 to 12 with winners in each category. Cost: $35. Deadline: Dec. 10. Call Crystle, 985-992-6362 and Melissa, 985-397-2676.