This weekend in New Orleans: C.H.A.T. studio opening, property research, Huey P. Long run and more



Curbing HIV/AIDS transmission NOLA (C.H.A.T. NOLA), an organization that answers anonymous callers' questions about HIV/AIDS, is hosting a grand opening for its lounge, which will serve as a place where young people can display their talents. There will be door prizes, performances, open-mic and refreshments.

Researching Your New Orleans Property participants will learn how to trace a property's history using primary sources like city directories and the census.
•At the Community Let's Move Family Health and Fun Fest, there will be music, health screenings, food and activities for kids and grown ups. A mountain bike, 32-inch HDTV, $500 and an iPod Touch will be raffled.
Our Crowning Glory is a natural hair convention where attendees can learn how to style natural hair, participate in discussions about it and buy products to maintain its health.

Huey P. Long bridge runners will run the entire span of the Huey, starting in Bridge City and ending on Jefferson Highway. This is the inaugural run, celebrating the widening of the bridge.
What Maisie Knew is a movie about divorce and custody proceedings, told from a child's perspective. It's based upon a Henry James novel of the same name and Chalmette Movies is the only theater in the state showing it.

Details are below the jump.

This Weekend in New Orleans: June 14-June 16
  • This Weekend in New Orleans: June 14-June 16

Clicking the links below will lead to the event pages, where you can register for the events, buy tickets, see maps, etc.

C.H.A.T. NOLA studio grand opening — 2601 Tulane Ave., Second Floor. Free admission. 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Researching Your New Orleans Property — Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave. Admission $30. 10 a.m.
Community Let's Move Family Health and Fun Fest — St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 1222 N. Dorgenois St. Free admission. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Our Crowning Glory — Wyndham Riverfront New Orleans, 701 Convention Center Blvd. Admission $20. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Huey P. Long Bridge Run — Bridge City, at the Westbank end of the Huey P. Long Bridge. 8 a.m.
What Maisie Knew — Chalmette Movies, 8700 W. Judge Perez Drive, Chalmette. Ticket prices vary. 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.


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