[ February 13, 2014 to February 27, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Department of Fine and Graphic Art is hosting an exhibition of work by ceramicist Gary Ratcliff, associate director of the School of Visual and Performing Arts at the University of Louisiana-Monroe and head of the ULM Department of Art. Ratcliff teaches beginning and advanced level of pottery at ULM, exhibits [...]
[ February 14, 2014 to February 15, 2014. ] Alexandria Senior High will be performing “Almost Maine” Friday night Feb. 14th at 7:00 and Saturday night, Feb. 15th at 7:00. The show features students from the ASH Theatre Arts program and deals with love and relationships. It’s a great play to go see at Valentine’s! Tickets are $10 at the door.
[ February 3, 2014 to February 28, 2014. ] Rapides Parish School District
School Year 2014-2015
High School Open Enrollment Campaign
February 3-28, 2014
Contact area high schools for applications and rules. Or visit www.rpsb.us to download and application. Application deadline: February 28, 2014 at 4pm.
Applicants and their parents MUST reside in Rapides Parish.
[ February 15, 2014; 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. ] Alexandria, Louisiana—In honor of Black History Month, the Main Library will host “Spirituals and Their Stories”, Saturday, February 15, 2014, 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. This is an informative presentation for children and adults featuring Gwen “Ms. Chocolate” Williams. Ms. Williams is not only a great storyteller, but an author, folklorist, and motivational speaker, as well. Come [...]
[ February 14, 2014 to February 16, 2014. ] Pineville, Louisiana –The Pineville Rebel Club presents the 41st “So Rare” Antique Show and Sale. This long running antique show returns to the Rapides Coliseum Exhibition Hall on Valentine’s Day, February 14 and runs through February 16th. The show features dealers from Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. Items for sale include antique furniture, [...]
[ February 7, 2014 to February 23, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES, LA – The Tri-Centennial celebration for the oldest city in Louisiana is in full swing! Commemorative events celebrating Natchitoches’ Tri-Centennial will continue in February honoring Black History Month.
Black history and heritage of Natchitoches are celebrated in February with events that define the history and culture of African Americans. Planned activities throughout the month include [...]
[ February 15, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] Alexandria, Louisiana–The Rapides Parish Library announces their upcoming “We Love Louisiana Authors” Day, on Saturday, February 15, 2014, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., at the Westside Regional Library. This event is for local authors to showcase their material and will include networking, book signings, panel discussions, and more.
Westside Library is located at 5416 Provine Place, Alexandria, Louisiana. [...]
[ February 15, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] The Rapides Parish Library announces their upcoming “We Love Louisiana Authors” Day, on Saturday, February 15, 2014, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., at the Westside Regional Library. This event is for local authors to showcase their material and will include networking, book signings, panel discussions, and more.
Authors who would like to reserve a table should do so [...]
[ January 31, 2014 to March 8, 2014. ] Mr. Lynn Reynolds, Associate Professor of Art and Academic Chair of the Department of Visual Arts at McNeese State University, will conduct a gallery talk on Friday, January 31 from 6-7 p.m. at 1911 Historic City Hall Arts and Cultural Center, 1001 Ryan Street. His talk entitled “Avocado Green and Harvest Gold” will provide an [...]
[ February 1, 2014 to February 27, 2014. ] Feb. 1: Breastfeeding Class, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Gallery Room in the Medical Terrace at Rapides Regional Medical Center. Intended for women wanting to breastfeed their infants, this one-day class is taught by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and focuses on advantages, preparation and troubleshooting techniques. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends breastfeeding for your [...]