[ 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”, [...]
[ February 22, 2014; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] VILLE PLATTE – Learn how to make a pine needle basket on Saturday, February 22, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Louisiana State Arboretum in Ville Platte.
Participants will learn the basic techniques of making a pine needle basket. The Arboretum will provide the supplies for participants. Space in the class is limited so pre-registration [...]
[ February 19, 2014 to February 24, 2014. ]
[ February 22, 2014; ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – The annual Association of Louisiana Bass Clubs and LSU of Alexandria Scholarship Open Bass Tournament is set for Saturday, February 22 at Red River Midway Marina St. Maurice.
The event begins at safelight and will end at 3:00pm followed by the weigh-in.
The entry fee is $150 per team and registration forms can be [...]
[ February 22, 2014; 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] Alexandria, Louisiana—In honor of Black History Month, the Main Library will host “Candied Yams and Cornbread”, Saturday, February 22, 2014, 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. The entire family is invited to come hear storytellers Rosa Metoyer and Sylvia Davis. A reception will be held following the presentation. For more information please call Karla Kirby at 318-442-2483, ext. [...]
[ 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 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 [...]
[ February 22, 2014; 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – LSU of Alexandria is hosting the Louisiana Region IV Science and Engineering Fair on Saturday, February 22 at the Emergency Shelter Building next to the LSUA campus.
More than 200 students in grades 5-12 from a nine parish area will compete at the regional level. The students will be broken into two divisions [...]
[ February 22, 2014; ] 2014 ALBC/LSUA Scholarship Open Bass Tournament
Saturday, February 22 at Red River, Midway Marina, St. Maurice
Time: Safelight until 3:00pm
$150 per boat
1st Place – $1800 (10 places paid)
Big Bass – $500
Registration forms available at Academy Sports, Security Sporting, Louisiana Archery, Cheeks Marine and Pineville Marine or may be downloaded here.
[ 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.