LAKE CHARLES -- The Ruth Institute will host its inaugural awards dinner – Defend the Family, Life Depends on it! – featuring keynote speaker Daniel C. Mattson on June 15, at 6 p.m. at the Brick House, 110 West Pine Street.
Mattson is the author of "Why I Don’t Call Myself Gay," published by Ignatius Press, and with a Forward by Robert Cardinal Sarah. Tickets, $55 per person, and tables, $400 for eight tickets, can be purchased at www.ruthinstitute.org/events/awards-dinner. Tickets at the door will be $60 each.