Category Archives: Events

Northwest Louisiana History Museum Welcomes New Exhibit

The APHN installation Sacraments and Vows currently on display on the second floor of the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame/Northwest Louisiana History Museum.  The exhibit will continue through May 10th.

[ April 15, 2014 to May 10, 2014. ] [caption id="attachment_36298" align="aligncenter" width="500"] The APHN installation Sacraments and Vows currently on display on the second floor of the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame/Northwest Louisiana History Museum. The exhibit will continue through May 10th.[/caption]
Sacraments and Vows, a new exhibit at the Northwest Louisiana History Museum in Natchitoches, is now open.  The exhibit was installed by [...]

Leesville Fire Department to Conduct Yearly Fire Hydrant Testing

[ April 9, 2014 to May 30, 2014. ] The Leesville Fire Department will be testing fire hydrants throughout the City of Leesville starting April 09, 2014 and ending May 30, 2014. Fire Hydrant testing is required yearly to ensure that all hydrants are in working order and to accurately estimate the capabilities of the City’s water mains.

Throughout the testing process, sediment will be [...]

Summer Splash Set for May 1 in Natchitoches

[ May 1, 2014; 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. ] Free summer activities information fair for area youth
NATCHITOCHES – The City of Natchitoches will host Summer Splash 2014 on Thursday, May 1.  Summer Splash is an annual informational fair that highlights summer activities throughout the city and parish for children of all ages.

Summer Splash will take place on Thursday, May 1, 2014 from 4:00 p.m. [...]

Don’s Dynamite Tamales for Friendship House

[ May 1, 2014; ] Don’s Dynamite Tamales for Friendship House
$15/Dozen
*Pick Up from Friendship House on May 1st 4pm-6pm*
*Delivery available for 10 or more dozen on May 1st*
*Tamales will be frozen upon delivery or pick up*
Contact Faye Simpson (318-473-9504)
www.friendship-house.net
Click here to download the sign-up form (pdf download).
About the FRIENDSHIP HOUSE:

We are a Non-Profit Organization.  Our mission is to provide a [...]

Louisiana State Parks May 2014 Calendar of Events

[ May 1, 2014 to May 31, 2014. ] As requested, Forts Randolph & Buhlow State Historic Site, Pineville – The Ancient Wheel Gin. Daily demonstrations will be conducted to show how cotton fiber was separated from seed. Site staff will use a wheel gin, a simple hand crank roller gin; a type that pre-dates the Whitney gin but still played a large role [...]

AMOA Exhibit: Art Shapes the World

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[ March 7, 2014 to May 24, 2014. ] Exhibition Dates: March 7 – May 24, 2014

Youth Art Month (YAM) is an annual celebration every March to emphasize the value of art education for all youth, and to encourage support for quality school art programs. YAM provides a forum for acknowledging skills that are fostered through experience in the visual arts. Alexandria Museum of [...]

AMOA Exhibit: Dueling Visions of Liberty

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[ March 7, 2014 to May 24, 2014. ] Exhibition Dates: March 7 – May 24, 2014

Dueling Visions of Liberty: Depictions of the American Civil War presents the diverse political, regional, and racial viewpoints expressed during the American Civil War through art. The exhibit will feature a variety of artistic medium including contemporary paintings, lithographs from news journals, sculptures, photographs, and other period artifacts [...]

AMOA Exhibit: Theo Tobiasse: Textural Emergence

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[ March 7, 2014 to May 24, 2014. ] Exhibition Dates: March 7 – May 24, 2014

Alexandria Museum of Art is pleased to announce its upcoming exhibition, Theo Tobiasse: Textural Emergence. This selection of works from AMoA’s permanent collection represents the later years of Jewish artist Theo Tobiasse’s prolific and innovative career. As a teenager living in Paris, Tobiasse and his family were forced [...]

Celebrate Youth Art Month!

[ March 1, 2014 to May 19, 2014. ] Celebrate Youth Art Month!  Free Youth Art Month 2014 Events at AMoA!
FREE ADMISSION SATURDAY, MARCH 8!
Youth Art Month Festival: Saturday, March 8, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Youth Open Mic Night: Saturday, March 8,  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Youth Art Exhibitions:

“Art Shapes the World” Youth Art Exhibition: March 1–May 19

March is Youth Art Month (YAM)! Alexandria [...]