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Senior Citizens Black History Month Celebration

[ February 20, 2014; ] Who: Senior Citizens from Rapides Parish

What: Black History Month Celebration

When: Thursday, February 20, 2014; 9:30 am

Where: Pineville Senior Center, 801 Main St, Pineville, LA

Why: Senior citizens from throughout Rapides parish will gather to celebrate Black History Month at the Pineville Senior Citizens’ Center.  Participants will be greeted by Ms. Juanita Vanderhoeven, Rapides Senior Citizens’ Centers [...]

Krewe of Kolbi Bow Wow Walking the Dog in Mardi Gras 2014

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[ February 19, 2014 to March 1, 2014. ] The Krewe of Kolbi Bow Wow, co-founded in 2000 by the late Zoo Director, Leslie Whitt, is celebrating its 15th Anniversary.  Bow Wow Krewe members are excited once again to march in this year’s Alexandria Children’s Parade on Mardi Gras Saturday, March 1, 2014.   It’s a wonderful opportunity for pampered pets to “strut their stuff”, [...]

Flutist Emily Butterfield to perform Thursday

[ February 20, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – Flutist Dr. Emily Butterfield of the University of Central Oklahoma will perform at Northwestern State University Thursday, Feb. 20 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend.

The program will include works by Camille Saint Saens, Francis Poulenc, Ian Clarke and Albert Roussel.

Butterfield teaches applied [...]

Mardi Gras Raffle for BARK

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[ February 19, 2014 to February 24, 2014. ]

Pottery by guest artist Gary Ratcliff on exhibit at NSU

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[ 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 [...]

NSU Theatre to present “Hairspray” Feb. 19-23

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[ February 19, 2014 to February 23, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES  — Northwestern State University Theatre and Dance will present the musical “Hairspray” Feb. 19-23 in the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 19-22 with a 2 p.m. matinee on Feb. 23.

Tickets are $15 and $12 for senior citizens 65 and over and children 12 and under. Northwestern State, BPCC@NSU and Louisiana [...]

Rapides Parish Schools Open Enrollment

[ 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. 

Natchitoches To Honor Black History Month

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[ 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 [...]

Black History Month Celebration at Pineville Senior Citizens Center

[ February 20, 2014; ] Black History Month Celebration
Feb. 20, 2014, 9:30 am
Pineville Senior Citizens Center (801 Main St, Pineville, LA)
Black History Month Celebration program includes keynote speaker:  Grace Joiner, Storytelling by Sylvia Davis and special presentation by Seniors from the MLK Senior Center.

Free and open to the public.

Krewe of Antiqua Mardi Gras Party

[ February 20, 2014; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Krewe of Antiqua Mardi Gras Party
Thursday, February 20th, 6-9 pm
Divine Providence Center (Prompt Succor Church)
Think Mardi Gras is just for young folks? Well think again and look again at the Krewe of Antiqua.  Presented by the Rapides Senior Citizens’ Center, INC, the Krewe of Antiqua!  Come pass a good time and dance along with us!  [...]

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