[ August 1, 2013 to July 31, 2014. ] EXHIBITS:
Dorothea Lange’s America
Exhibition Dates: June 6–August 23, 2014
Intimate photographs of people and land by Dorothea Lange (1895-1965) captured pride and resilience in the face of suffering during the Depression-era through the postwar period. Her work raised awareness and brought federal relief to struggling Americans, and influenced documentary photography by highlighting the camera as an instrument [...]
[ May 14, 2014 to July 9, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will host it’s annual Summer theatre Camp July 30-Aug. 6 for youth ages 8-14. Classes will be from noon-5 p.m. daily, except for Sunday.
The cost is $180 per student or $150 for students with two or more siblings. Snacks will be provided. A $25 deposit [...]
[ May 23, 2014 to July 18, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – The deadline for the 2014 Natchitoches Christmas Festival Poster Contest has been extended to July 18, 2014.
The theme for the poster is “Christmas in Natchitoches”. Artists who would like to enter the contest should submit a drawing or painting to the Natchitoches Arts Council using the chosen theme.
The completed artist’s sketch or painting [...]
[ June 2, 2014 to August 2, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Faith Family Church’s Adopt-A-Block Program will hold its Second Annual Backpack Giveaway on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at the MLK Recreation and Community Center in Natchitoches for students in need. Backpacks will include school supplies such as crayons, rulers, scissors, notebooks, loose leaf paper, pencils, pens, binders, tissue, pencil pouches and folders.
The Backpack [...]
[ June 5, 2014 to August 1, 2014. ] LSUA Generals Summer Sports Camps & Showcases
Sign your “little generals” up NOW!
[ June 7, 2014 to July 26, 2014. ] Boyce, Louisiana—In connection with the “Fizz! Boom! Read!” Summer Reading Program, the Boyce Branch Library will show a scientific themed G, PG, or PG-13 movie every other Saturday at noon, June 7-July 26.
There is no admission fee and all ages are invited to attend. For more information, please call 318-793-2182. For information about the Rapides [...]
[ June 9, 2014 to August 1, 2014. ] Alexandria, LA – Just Dance will host four weeks of dance camps this summer. Each week of camp will include dance training in jazz, tap, ballet, hip-hop, and creative movement. Also included are stories, games, arts & crafts, movies, and more.
Each week of dance camp features a different theme, with all music, choreography, stories, games, [...]
[ June 16, 2014 to July 18, 2014. ] The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is now accepting applications for a Mini Becoming an Outdoor Woman (BOW) Workshop to be held Saturday, Aug. 2 at the Woodworth Environmental Education Facility located off I-49, south of Alexandria.
Saturday activities include a morning course on “Bucks and Does” or optional class on “Big Adventures with [...]
[ June 20, 2014 to August 23, 2014. ] The City of Lake Charles will host three new art exhibitions at the 1911 Historic City Hall Arts & Cultural Center at 1001 Ryan Street. An opening reception will be held Friday, June 20. The doors will open at 5:30pm with a gallery talk by artist, Mark Messersmith, beginning at 6pm. The event is open [...]
[ June 25, 2014 to August 8, 2014. ] The City of Alexandria, Division of Community Services, will provide a summer camp from June 25 through August 8 for children ages 4-12. The camp will run from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, in the former Boys and Girls Club building at 1801 Sylvester Street across from Bringhurst Park.
The cost of camp [...]