Events

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Date Event Details
12/20/2018 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM CST
  • Free

End of Year Membership Meeting Including a White Elephant Gift Exchange and Dessert!
12/16/2018 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM CST
  • Free

The705 members are returning to St. Joseph Diner for the holiday season to help prepare and serve lunch on Sunday, December 16th!
12/12/2018 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM CST
  • Free

Tacky Sweater Ice Skating. Will include skates, 2 slices of pizza & a drink.
12/05/2018 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM CST
  • Free

The705 December Coffee With a Non-Profit Round Table will give you the opportunity to learn about some of the services these organizations offer in Acadiana.
11/28/2018 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM CST
  • Free

Advancial Federal Credit Union will be giving an overview of their new partnership with the 705 and upcoming opportunities for members. Robin LeBlanc, CPA will be sharing advice as the 2018 tax year wraps up and how to the new tax laws affect you.
11/15/2018 06:00 PM - 10:00 PM CST
  • $45.00

Come celebrate Acadiana's 20 Under 40 honorees for 2018, presented by Capital One. Visit http://tickets.theadvertiser.com (705 members, use the code 705YP for a $10 discount). River Oaks Catering (520 E Kaliste Saloom Rd, Lafayette), 6-10 pm.
11/09/2018 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM CST
  • Free

Help volunteer to run our voter registration booth at DTA!
11/08/2018 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM CST
  • Free

Join the 705 for a night of networking and board games at Sword and Board, Lafayette's own Games and Collectables store.
11/07/2018 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM CST
  • Free

Come out to meet some of our Lafayette Parish School Board Members as we discuss one of the most important topics in our region, Education!
11/03/2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
  • Free

Would you like an up and close up look at the planning efforts coming to the University Avenue Corridor? We invite you to join us for a bus tour as The705 hosts the last day of PlanLafayette Week
10/20/2018 12:00 PM - 05:00 PM CST
  • Free

Join us at the 2018 Special Olympics State Fall Classic!
10/19/2018 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM CST
  • Free

Help volunteer to run our voter registration booth at DTA!
10/18/2018 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM CST
  • Free

Come out to Rock-n-Bowl to get a grand tour and dance lesson from Harold Bernard on October 18th at 5:30!
10/13/2018 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM CST
  • Free

Help volunteer to run our voter registration booth at Art Walk!
10/11/2018 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM CST
  • Free

Join the 705 for our monthly social. Drink and pool specials for 705 members!
10/03/2018 07:30 AM - 09:00 AM CST
  • Free

Grab a cup of coffee on us, sit down, and enjoy a conversation with Corey Frank, President of the Greater Southwest Louisiana Black Chamber of Commerce.
09/27/2018 11:30 AM - 01:30 PM CST
  • $30.00

Join us as we here from local Legislators about the 2018 State Legislative Session.
09/26/2018 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM CST
  • Free

Join international speaker Earl LeBlanc as he dives into easy to implement processes for communicating with your team to achieve high performance and motivating within the organization to reach goals.
09/20/2018 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM CST
  • Free

the705's annual meeting on hard-hitting topics presented by local experts! This year's topics: Autism and Suicide Prevention.
09/05/2018 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM CST
  • Free

Be an informed voter! Join us for Coffee With the Lafayette City-Parish Council. Learn more about the Charter Amendment and take the opportunity to ask questions.
08/18/2018 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM CST
  • Free

les Perret Cancer Services invites you to Play with a Purpose at the 18th Annual Games of Acadiana, Saturday, August 18th from 10am-4pm at the Cajundome & Convention Center.
08/16/2018 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM CST
  • Free

August monthly membership meeting with Yvette Quantz, Registered Dietitian & Eat Fit Operations for Eat Fit Acadiana/Eat Fit SWLA .
08/12/2018 04:30 PM - 06:30 PM CST
  • Free

Volunteer with The705 at St. Joseph Diner (August)
08/12/2018 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM CST
  • Free

Volunteer with The705 at St. Joseph Diner (August)
08/08/2018 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM CST
  • Free

Networking followed up by trivia. One drink ticket per member provided.
08/07/2018 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM CST
  • Free

Lafayette, LA
On August 7th, the city-parish council is voting on a much debated topic on whether to split the council into separate city and parish councils. Join other 705 members as we participate in a council meeting and see this much debated vote happen.
08/01/2018 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM CST
  • Free

Come enjoy a free cup of coffee and get a behind the scenes look at the inner workings of our local government.
07/25/2018 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM CST
  • Free

July lunch & Learn at Zea. We're inviting past and current members that have experienced personal and professional success because of their membership. We hope for the event to be like a peer-mentor opportunity.
07/21/2018 07:00 AM - 04:00 PM CST
  • Free

Denham Springs, LA
Join us for a family-friendly field trip to Denham Springs for Tiki Tubing! Each tube rental is $25 plus tax. We will meet at 7:00 a.m. at the Target on Louisiana Avenue and follow/car pool to Denham Springs.
07/19/2018 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM CST
  • Free

As local governments and politics become more complicated, we arguably need local news more than ever. That's where the Current fits in. It’s a platform for community conversation, engaging the ideas and people that shape a Lafayette in flux
07/15/2018 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM CST
  • Free

Volunteers from the705 are welcome and invited to come help prepare and serve lunch at St. Joseph Diner!
07/11/2018 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM CST
  • Free

Lafayette, LA
Monthly Social Event. Drink Specials and Networking
07/11/2018 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM CST
  • Free

Come enjoy a free cup of coffee and learn the behind the scenes of law enforcement from Lafayette Sheriff Mark Garber.
06/22/2018 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM CST
  • Free

Social Media Day Lafayette & After Party
06/21/2018 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM CST
  • Free

Speaker: Teresa Elberson, Director of Lafayette Parish Library
Location: 2nd floor Meeting Room
06/06/2018 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM CST
  • Free

Lafayette, LA
Troy Wayman moved to Lafayette from Mobile, Alabama where he served as the Vice-President of Economic Development with the Mobile Area Chamber. Under his leadership, that region had nearly $3 billion in capital investment and created 800 jobs.
05/30/2018 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM CST
  • Free

Creating a will is an essential part of planning for your future. Join us for lunch with Estate Planning specialist Attorney Paige Beyt. She will discuss with members the importance and significance of preparing a will as a young adult.
05/17/2018 05:30 PM - 04/17/2018 07:00 PM CST
  • $30.00

Lafayette, LA
UL Young Alumni and the705 are teaming up for a crawfish boil! Join us May 17th at the Alumni Center for drinks, crawfish, and networking! Crawfish will be $30/person, and only guaranteed to those who register online before May 14th, so don't delay!
05/09/2018 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM CST
  • Free

Monthly Member mixer at Growler USA in Youngsville.
05/02/2018 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM CST
  • Free

2018 is shaping up to be a great year for the City and Parish of Lafayette. Join us and our Mayor-President Joel Robideaux as we hear about what's on the horizon and how we can CREATE positive change in our community.
04/19/2018 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM CST
  • Free

April Membership Meeting at the Youngsville Sports Complex above the new tennis courts. Mayor Ken Ritter will speak on the growth and progress of Youngsville.
04/14/2018 07:30 AM - 12:00 PM CST
  • Free

04/04/2018 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM CST
  • Free

03/28/2018 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM CST
  • Free

Lafayette, LA
03/24/2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
  • Free

Volunteers can sign up at the link here: https://the705.z2systems.com/eventReg.jsp?event=131&
03/21/2018 02:00 PM - 07:30 PM CST
  • Free

03/15/2018 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM CST
  • Free

Liam Doyle will take us on a walking tour of downtown Lafayette.

Route: 705 Downtown Accessibility Walking Tour

" Start Lafayette Public Library
" Jefferson Street to W Vermillion
" W Vermillion to Lafayette
" Lafayette to W Convent
" Return to LPL
03/07/2018 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM CST
  • Free

Come enjoy a cup of coffee with Dr. Mary Farmer-Kaiser, Dean of the Graduate School at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. This is a great opportunity to learn what the Graduate School has to offer and the impact that it has in our community and state.
02/25/2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
  • Free

02/23/2018 01:00 AM - 07/01/2018 11:00 PM CST
  • $25.00

02/23/2018 01:00 AM - 04/01/2018 11:55 PM CST
  • Free

02/23/2018 12:00 AM - 03/14/2018 11:55 AM CST
  • $60.00

02/22/2018 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM CST
  • Free

Lafayette, LA
Designed to provide members with direct and exclusive access to local mentors,The705 Mentor Program is the most successful program of its kind in Acadiana. Join us Feb 22nd to meet our lineup of mentors and see if this program is a right fit for you!
02/13/2018 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM CST
  • Free

Lafayette, LA
The705 is partnering with The Knowledge Effect to host downtown Lafayette's 10th Annual Family Friendly Mardi Gras!
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