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Mardi Gras Mask Making Workshops in Natchitoches

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[ July 10, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. July 17, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. July 24, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. July 31, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. August 7, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. August 14, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]   NATCHITOCHES – Bead Town artist Stephan Wanger is holding a series of Mardi Gras mask making workshops in Natchitoches as part of the “300 Legacy Bead Town Natchitoches” project.

Beginning July 10, a Mardi Gras mask making workshop will be held every Wednesday from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Natchitoches Arts Center located [...]

Dutch Oven Gathering At Chicot State Park

[ August 3, 2013; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] VILLE PLATTE – Visitors are invited to Chicot State Park in Ville Platte on Saturday, August 3, at 9:00 a.m. to noon, to learn about Dutch oven cooking at Pavilion 2.

We invite you to bring your Dutch oven and cook with our staff.  These gatherings provide a good opportunity to learn how to cook in [...]

Second Saturday Market at AMoA

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[ August 10, 2013; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Saturday, August 10th! The Market features local arts & crafts vendors, live music, children’s activities and FREE admission! Join the Community Table where home growers and small farmers gather to sell their extra produce! Call the Museum at 443-3458 to find out how you can get involved.

Join the Facebook event by clicking here.

Final THINKAlex Community Meeting

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[ August 15, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ] What’s THINKAlex?  THINKAlex is a bold and innovative community-driven initiative focusing on creating effective, longterm, strategies and solutions for transportation, land use, housing, zoning, and a revision of the municipal development code.

This initiative is a significant step forward facilitating a participatory design process fueled by ideas and contributions from the Alexandria community. Since its inception, [...]

Water Aerobics Classes at NSU

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[ August 6, 2013 11:00 am to August 30, 2013 11:00 am. ]

 

A water aerobics class will be offered August 6-30 through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education.  The class will be taught from 11 a.m. until noon each Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday at the Robert Wilson Recreation Complex pool. The fee is $35.

Water aerobics is a workout that consists of simple low-impact exercises executed [...]

Resident Artists take Center Stage at River Oaks’ Resident Artist Exhibit

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[ July 9, 2013 to August 17, 2013. ] Their Resident Artist Exhibit is one of the many highlights that River Oaks Arts Center offers annually – a crowd favorite, the show features works from all artists that rent studio space at the downtown arts center. “What makes it so unique is that we bring out all the talent at the same time – [...]

Martin Foundation Supports AMoA Exhibition Featuring 30 Local Artists

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[ June 28, 2013 to August 24, 2013. ]    Artists Among Us: Faculty & Friends
Exhibition Dates: June 28–August 24, 2013
Friday, June 28, 6-8pm: Opening Reception and Artists’ Panel “How Art Tells the Story of a Community”

Alexandria Museum of Art (AMoA) is pleased to announce the support of the Martin Foundation for the upcoming exhibition, Artists Among Us: Faculty & Friends, which features the [...]

Lobster Dinner For Hope House

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[ August 25, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Lobster Dinner for the Hope House
Sunday, August 25th at 6pm at Tunk’s Cypress Inn
For more information or to buy tickets, call:
Lottie Bash – 318.445.6471 or
Kim at Hope House – 318.487.2061 ext. 211

“Rhythm & Hues” Art Show & Sale

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[ June 4, 2013 to August 24, 2013. ]

NSU Scholarship Auction

[ August 24, 2013; 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

 

Hundreds of exciting items will go for bargain prices on Saturday evening, Aug. 24, as Northwestern State hosts Scholarship Auction 2013 in Prather Coliseum, with proceeds generated from the bi-annual event supporting over 350 NSU student-athletes.

The Scholarship Auction has been held in odd-numbered years, on the Saturday night prior to the kickoff of the Demons’ [...]