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English Conversation – June 19

Church of the Nations will offer English Conversation this Friday, June 19 starting at 7:30 p.m. at the home of:

John and Robyn Pardue
6104 Riverbrook Drive, 70820

You can drive yourself or ride on the church bus which will pick up from:

  • (in front of Duplantier apartments at 7:00 p.m.)
  • Edward Gay at 7:10 p.m.
  • Tiger Towers at 7:13 p.m.
  • Nicholson bus stop at 7:15 p.m.

Please allow 5-7 minutes for the the bus to arrive because of weather or traffic.

Directions (a little tricky – bring a map):

  1. Drive southeast from LSU along Nicholson Drive
  2. Turn right onto Brightside
  3. Turn left onto Riverbend (into the Riverbend neighborhood)
  4. (This is where it becomes a little tricky. Follow your map and directions carefully!)
  5. Turn right onto Tezcuco
  6. Turn left onto Belle Grove
  7. Turn right onto Westervelt
  8. Westervelt will bend to the left and become Riverbrook
  9. Look for house 6104 on the right
  10. (Please be careful not to park in other driveways or on other yards)

Map of 6104 Riverbrook, 70820 at Mapquest.Com

English Conversation is back for the summer! Friday, June 12

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Yes! English Conversation is back for the summer! Church of the Nations will offer English Conversation on Friday, June 12 starting at 7:30 p.m. at the home of:

Leo and Margaret Stanley
916 Bourbon Avenue, 70808

You can drive yourself or ride on the church bus which will pick up from:

  • (Duplantier Apartments at 7:00 p.m.)
  • Edward Gay at 7:10 p.m.
  • Tiger Towers at 7:13 p.m.
  • Nicholson bus stop at 7:15 p.m.

Please allow 5-7 minutes for the bus to arrive because of traffic or weather.

Directions (not far from campus but the neighborhood is tricky):

  • Drive southeast from LSU along Highland Road
  • Turn left onto Duplantier (into Duplantier neighborhood)
  • At end turn left onto Heritage
  • Turn right immediately onto Carriage
  • Turn right onto Bourbon
  • Look for house 916 on the right
  • important note – be careful not to block the driveway or park on the yard of other houses

Map of 916 Bourbon Avenue, 70808 at Mapquest.Com

English Conversation – Friday, May 08

Church of the Nations will again offer English Conversation this Friday, May 08 starting at 7:30 p.m. at:

University Baptist Church (in the chapel)
5775 Highland Road, 70808

You can drive yourself or ride on the church bus which will pick up from Edward Gay at 7:10 p.m. then Tiger Towers at 7:13 p.m. and finally from Nicholson bus stop at 7:15 p.m. Please allow 5-7 minutes for the bus to arrive because of weather or traffic.

Directions:

  1. Drive southeast from LSU along Highland Road
  2. Cross Lee Drive
  3. Turn left onto Highland Road (look for the University Baptist Church sign on the left)
  4. Take the second left into the second parking lot
  5. The chapel is toward the back on the left

Map of 5775 Highland Road, 70808 at Mapquest.Com

English Conversation – Friday, April 24 *CHANGED*

Spring is here!

Church of the Nations will again offer English Conversation this Friday, April 24 starting at 7:30 p.m. at the home of:

Leo and Margaret Stanley
916 Bourbon Avenue, 70808

*This is a change from the original location planned for this Friday.*

You can drive yourself or ride on the church bus which will pick up from Edward Gay at 7:10 p.m. then Tiger Towers at 7:13 p.m. and finally from Nicholson bus stop at 7:15 p.m. Please allow 5-7 minutes for the bus to arrive because of weather or traffic.

Directions:

  1. Drive southeast from LSU along Highland Road
  2. Turn left onto Duplantier
  3. Turn left onto Heritage
  4. Then turn right immediately onto Carriage
  5. Turn right onto Bourbon
  6. Look for house 916 on the right
  7. *Please do not park on anyone’s yard or in anyone’s driveway! Thank you!*

Map of 916 Bourbon, 70808 at Mapquest.Com

English Conversation – Friday, April 19

English Conversation is back after Holy Week and Easter!

We will again offer English Conversation this Friday, April 19 starting at 7:30 p.m. at the home of:

Ron and Patsy Perritt
1221 Thoreau, 70808

You can drive yourself or you can catch the church bus which will pick up from Edward Gay at 7:10 p.m. then Tiger Towers at 7:13 p.m. and finally Nicholson bus stop at 7:15 p.m. Please allow 5-7 minutes for the bus to arrive because of weather or traffic.

Directions:

  1. Drive southeast on Highland Road away from LSU
  2. Drive past Lee and Kenilworth
  3. Turn left on Albert Hart (pay attention because it is easy to miss)*
  4. Turn right onto Boone
  5. Turn left onto Baird
  6. Turn left onto Thoreau
  7. Drive around Thoreau until you find house #1221

*If you drive past Albert Hart you will be okay. Just turn left on the next street Magnolia Wood then left on Menlo then right on Albert Hart (and continue from direction #4 above).

Map of 1221 Thoreau, 70808 at Mapquest.Com.

English Conversation – Friday, March 29

We will again offer English Conversation this Friday, March 29 starting at 7:30 p.m. at the home of:

Church and Laurie Rea
3925 Chatfield Drive, 70808

You can drive yourself or ride on the church bus which picks up from Edward Gay at 7:10 p.m. then Tiger Towers at 7:13 p.m. finally Nicholson bus stop at 7:15 p.m. Please allow 5-7 minutes for the bus to arrive because of weather or traffic.

Directions:

  1. Drive southeast from LSU along Highland Road
  2. Turn left onto Stanford
  3. Stay on Stanford which becomes Acadian after you cross Perkins
  4. Turn right onto Hundred Oaks
  5. Take the third right onto Richland
  6. Turn left onto Chatfield
  7. Look for house 2935 on the right

Map of 3925 Chatfield, 70808 at Mapquest.Com

English Conversation – Friday, February 20

Church of the Nations will again offer English Conversation this Friday, February 20 starting at 7:30 p.m. at:

University Baptist Church in the chapel (where Church of the Nations meets)
5775 Highland Road, 70808

You can drive yourself or you can ride on the church bus which picks up from Edward Gay at 7:10 p.m. then 7:13 p.m. at Tiger Towers and finally Nicholson bus stop at 7:15 p.m. Please allow 5-7 minutes for the bus to arrive.

Directions:

  1. Drive southeast from LSU along Highland Road
  2. Drive past Lee
  3. Turn left onto Leeward Drive – the fourth road on the left
  4. Take the second left into the second parking lot of University Baptist Church
  5. The chapel is toward the back of the second parking lot on the left

Maquest map of University Baptist Church, 5775 Highland Road, 70808

English Conversation – Friday, February 13

Church of the Nations will again offer English Conversation this Friday, February 13 starting at 7:30 p.m. at the home of:

Greg and Bonnie Ellis
1125 East Lakeview, 70810

You can drive yourself or you can ride on the church bus which will pick up from Edward Gay at 7:10 p.m. then Tiger Towers at 7:13 p.m. and finally from Nicholson bus stop at 7:15 p.m. Please allow 5-7 minutes for the bus to arrive because of traffic or weather.

Directions:

  1. Drive southeast from LSU along Highland Road
  2. Drive past Lee, Kenilworth, Staring, and Bluebonnet
  3. Turn left onto Oak Hills Parkway (into the Oak Hills neighborhood)
  4. Bear right and stay on Oak Hills Parkway
  5. Turn left onto North Lakeview
  6. Turn right onto East Lakeview
  7. Look for house 1125 on the left

Map to 1125 E Lakeview, 70810 at Mapquest.Com

English Conversation – Friday, January 23

Church of the Nations will again offer English Conversation this Friday, January 23 starting at 7:30 p.m. at the home of:

Pam and Richard Nicolle
10606 Hollybrook Drive, 70809

You can drive yourself or ride on the church bus which picks up from Edward Gay at 7:10 p.m. then Tiger Towers at 7:13 p.m. finally from Nicholson bus stop at 7:15 p.m. (Recently we have also been stopping along Burbank Road near Jennifer Jean. Please let us know if you need us to stop somewhere else not listed above.) Please allow 5-7 minutes for the bus to arrive because of weather or traffic.

Directions (the directions are difficult and complicated this week):

  1. Drive southeast from LSU along Highland Road
  2. Turn left onto Stanford (or onto Lee)
  3. Turn right onto Perkins
  4. Turn left onto Bluebonnet
  5. Turn right onto Blue Cross Parkway
  6. Turn left onto Reltz
  7. Turn right onto E Groner and follow it when it turns to the left
  8. Turn right onto Azrok
  9. Turn right onto Cherrywood
  10. Turn left onto Fernbrook
  11. Turn left onto Hollybrook
  12. Look for house 10606 (phew!)

Or:

  1. Drive southeast from LSU along Highland Road
  2. Turn left onto Stanford
  3. Head east (right) onto Interstate 10
  4. Make sure you stay on I-10 (bear right when the interstate divides)
  5. Exit at Bluebonnet
  6. Turn left onto Bluebonnet
  7. Follow directions #6 through #12 above.

Map to 10606 Hollybrook Drive, 70809 at Mapquest.Com. (Do check the map! You might find a route that is easier/better for you.)

Annual Dumpling Party! Friday, January 16

In Nepal they call them momos.

In Japan gyoza.

In Korea mandu.

In Turkey manti.

(The food and the word may come from Turkic and Mongol horsemen during the 13th-14th centuries.)

In China they are known as jiaozi.

Dumplings.

You know them. You make them. You eat them. You love them. And you would change your weekend plans just to go to a party that has them.

Church of the Nations invites you to our Annual Dumpling Party this Friday, January 16 starting at 6:00 p.m. in the fellowship hall of University Baptist Church. We especially invite new internationals and encourage you to bring new internationals so we can meet them welcome them and let them know about our activities. Children may certainly come (although there is not childcare). And yes – Americans are welcome too!

You can drive yourself to this event or you can ride on the church bus which will pick up from Edward Gay at 5:45 p.m. then Tiger Towers at 5:48 p.m. finally Nicholson bus stop at 5:50 p.m. (We will also stop at Duplantier and Burbank/Jennifer Jean.)

Directions:

  1. Drive southeast from LSU on Highland Road
  2. Cross Lee Drive
  3. Turn left onto Leeward
  4. Turn into the first parking lot of University Baptist Church for the fellowship hall.

**If you have a small rolling pin – please bring it!**

Jiaozi

“Hello! I am a sad and lonely dumpling. Will someone come eat me?”