Jul 17, 2014 6:59 PM by Dave Fields
The 2014 "Stuff the Bus" school supply drive hosted by St. Landry- Evangeline United Way will culminate Friday, Aug. 1 with an evening of Zydeco music and dancing at Le Vieux Village Pavilion in Opelousas.
The drive's zydeco event is billed as "Steppin' Up to Stuff the Bus" and will feature musical performances beginning at 5:30 p.m. by D.J. Top Dog as well as Wayne Singleton & Same Ole 2 Step. There will be free admission into the event for those with school supplies.
The drive benefits both elementary school children and teachers.
Beginning July 28, those with school supplies may visit drop-off locations during the following times:
· Eunice - St. Landry Homestead Federal Savings Bank, 101 N. 6th St. - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
· Opelousas - UW Office, 311 W. Vine - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm; Donald Gardner Stadium - 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. - St. Landry Homestead, 235 N. Court St. 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
· Port Barre- St. Landry Homestead, 418 Saizan St. 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
· Ville Platte - City Hall - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monetary donations or Wal-Mart gift cards will also be accepted. For More information call Susan Fisher - (337) 942-7815.