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Avoyelles Commission of Tourism – August Events

[ August 1, 2013 to August 31, 2013. ] Taste of the Arts
Fox Theater-Marksville, LA
August 9, 2013
6pm-8pm  $10person
318.264.9392
Indian Culture Laws and Customs
Marksville State Historic Site
August 10, 2013
11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
$4per adult 13-61(others free)
318.253.8954
Prehistoric Mounds Tour
Marksville State Historic Site
August 24, 2013
10 am and Noon
$4 per adult 13-61(others free)
318.253.8954
LA 4-H Museum
8592 Hwy 1 – Mansura 71350
Open Daily 9a-4p
318.964.2245

GOHSEP Workshops to Help Local Governments with Federal Grant Process

[ August 7, 2013; ] Baton Rouge, LA – The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) is hosting a series of workshops to help local authorities with the current federal Homeland Security (HLS) grant process. Concepts presented by GOHSEP during the workshops will be used to determine ongoing eligibility for federal HLS grant funds; milestones in the [...]

Historic City Hall Hosts “Abraham Lincoln: The Image”

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[ August 2, 2013 to October 12, 2013. ] The City of Lake Charles will host “Abraham Lincoln: The Image” at Historic City Hall Arts and Cultural Center. The opening reception will take place on Friday, August 2 from 5:30-8 p.m.; all ages are welcome at no charge. The exhibition will hang through October 12, 2013.

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“Meet the Jaguars”

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[ August 7, 2013; 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] The Rapides Chapter of Southern University Alumni Federations presents…
“Meet the Jaguars”
August 7, 2013 at 5pm
The Best Western Inn & Suites at 2720 N. MacArthur Drive, Alexandria
Featured will be the Southern University Chancellor, Dawson Odums (Head Football Coach), Athletic Director, Administrators and Admissions/Recruitment staffs and the Southern University PEP Band will be on hand for a [...]

Louisiana State Parks Events – August 2013

[ August 1, 2013 to August 31, 2013. ] Upon Request, Forts Randolph & Buhlow State Historic Site, Pineville – Daily Demonstrations. Daily demonstrations will be conducted to show how cotton fiber was separated from seed. Juxtaposed against hand separation, this will serve to illustrate how such a simple machine had such a great impact on the proliferation of cotton production in the South. [...]

“Who Killed the Boss” at NSU

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[ July 31, 2013 to August 3, 2013. August 7, 2013 to August 10, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES – The office party murder mystery “Who Killed the Boss” will be performed by the Northwestern State Summer Theatre July 31-Aug. 3 and Aug. 7-10 on the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium stage. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and dinner begins at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25 for dinner and the show. Advance reservations are required [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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