Secular Franciscans – The monthly meeting of the Secular Franciscan Order will be held Sunday, Nov. 24, in the Chapel of St. Francis of Assisi at Maryville Convent, 4200 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge, beginning at 1 p.m. with the recitation of the Franciscan Crown. For further information, email Patsy T. Burgess OFS at or call 225-907-8248.

The 177 Project – St. Joseph Church, 330 W. Pine St., Ponchatoula, will present an evening of music, led by Aly Aleigha, and eucharistic adoration, “The 177 Project,” Friday, Dec. 6, 7-9 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, visit or call 985-386-3749.

Taize Service – Rosaryville Spirit Life Center, 39003 Rosaryville Road, Rosaryville, will hold a Taize candlelight serve on Monday, Dec. 2. For more information, visit or call 225-294-5039.

Evening of Reflection – Marcie Buckle, education program consultant at Louisiana Department of Education and member of the Diocese of Baton Rouge Pastoral Planning Task Force, will speak at a Women of the Well evening of reflection Tuesday, Dec. 10 at St. Patrick Church, 12424 Brogdon Lane, Baton Rouge. There will be a social at 6:30 p.m. followed by a program from 7 – 8:30 p.m. To register and for more information, visit

Morning of Prayer – Recording artist Lorraine Hess will present a morning of reflection, “Becoming a Woman of Faith: A Heart That’s Been Purified,” Tueday, Dec. 10, 9 – 11:30 a.m., at Archdiocese of New Orleans Retreat Center, 5500 St. Mary St., Metairie. Cost is $20. To register and for more information, visit or call 504-267-9604.

Sounds of Peace Concert – Kitty Cleveland will present a free concert that will launch her “Sounds of Peace Project for the Poor” project Sunday, Dec. 15, 2 – 4 p.m., at St. Aloysius Church, 2025 Stuart Ave., Baton Rouge. For more information, visit kitty or call 225-343-6657.