In true FabuNOLA Fashion, there’s so many Fabulous Happenings around our great City that your head will be in a spin attempting to figure out which direction to go in first. Thankfully, I’ve listed great things you can balance going one to another in order stagger your events when planning which FabuFinds to get to first. Here’s some thoughts as you go about your day.
And Happy Mother’s Day to all of you Phenomenal Women out there . . . especially to my Mom & Grandmother for clearing the road along my path and great journey in life. I love you dearly and thank you for all you’ve done to give me strength!!
Much Love to you ALL!!
Events going on this weekend:
Saturday, May 9, 2009
I’m speaking at this event today at 12:30 5 pm now (corrected time): McKenna Museum’s “A Day In Paradise” from 11 am – 6 pm. Hope you can make it. Peace, Cherylyn
A Day in Paradise: A Holistic Celebration of Mothers, Daughters, Sisters & Aunts
11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Admission: $10 in advance/$15 at the door
GROUP SPECIAL: Come in a group of 3 and the 3rd sister gets in free!
Experience the best Mother’s Day event in the city, A Day in Paradise: A Holistic Celebration of Mother’s Daughters, Sisters & Aunts. This holistic fun-filled and exciting celebration features workshops and presentations for the mind body and soul. Make sure you bring your checkbooks, because this event will also include items and services female entrepreneurs in the city. Sponsored by Gris gris lab, Hermanna Productions, jewelthinks.blogspot.com, and the Young Friends Society of A.D.I.
The McKenna Museum • 2003 Carondelet St. • New Orleans • LA • 70130
Canopy Grand Opening: Habitat For Sustainable Living from 6 – 9 pm on Saturday, May 9, 2009
Please join us for the Grand Opening of CANOPY: habitat for sustainable living! @ 1382 Magazine St
Please join us in celebrating the grand opening of CANOPY: habitat for sustainable living! We’ll be showcasing all of our innovative green products at our Grand Opening celebration. Come join us as we sip local libations and sample the tastes of local rising star chefs Bart Bell and Jeff Baron!
In celebration of our grand opening, Canopy is offering a 15% discount off selected FLOR carpet tile products through May 16!
We’d love to see you there!
Peter Seltzer and the Canopy team
Our website is live! www.canopynola.com
Regular Store Hours: Tue-Thu 10-5; Fri-Sat 11-3
My friends Melissa & Matt DeOrazio’s great band, Sweet Jones is performing at Fair Grinds Coffee today from 5:30 – 7:30. Free Show!!! Blues, Roots & Rock: www.sweetjonesmusic.com
Also, check out some of Melissa’s yummy Vegan & Gluten-Free Goodies at Fair Grinds on a regular basis. You body will thank you for it ;D!!
Fair Grinds Coffeehouse is at 3133 Ponce de Leon, New Orleans, LA 70119. Open daily from 6:30 am – 10 pm. 504-913-9072. www.fairgrinds.com
NOJHF Red Tyler Event:
simply red: a tribute to red tyler
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation’s Jazz Journey concert series salutes the late Alvin “Red” Tyler with an all-star concert Saturday, May 9, at the Contemporary Arts Center.
Date: Saturday, May 9, 2009
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: The Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp Street.
Admission: Tickets are free. They will become available when the box office opens @ 6 pm
Presented by the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation and co-sponsored by Republic National Distributing Company, the Louisiana Division of the Arts and Storyville.
Anaïs’ Weekend Music:
Friday – Bombay Club 9:30 – 12:30
Saturday – Windsor Court 9 – 12
Sunday – Ritz Carlton 1 – 5
“Mother’s Day Brunch”
Please join Anais this weekend
Jeremy Davenport Jessie McBride is filling in for Jeremy Davenport (while out of town for a gig) at The Ritz Carlton in the Davenport Lounge (3rd Floor) from 9 pm – 1 am.
Valet Parking is Free with ticket validated in the bar. Clean Air Environment ;D!! No Cover. Food in the restaurant or just come to lounge on the comfy sofas.
If you know how to dance (especially Lindy Hop Swing), come to ask me for a spin on the dance floor!!