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Chancellor Search Committee Named at LSUA


Louisiana State University System President Dr. William L. Jenkins has named a 20-member search committee of faculty, staff, and students, as well as community leaders to select the next chancellor for LSU Alexandria.
Dr. Haywood Joiner, chair of LSU Alexandria’s Department of Allied Health, and Charles S. Weems, III, a local attorney and chair of the [...]

Spring Myths

Spring 4

At last, the weather is getting warmer in many parts of the U.S. So we can finally enjoy spring.
Colorful flowers and green grass – that’s what spring brings, but it also means if you want to stay healthy, you have to watch out for the many myths of spring.
How about this one?  Indoor tanning is [...]

Door to Door Solicitors Arrested

No Soliciting

Jamie Almond
Joanne Young
On Tuesday, Rapides dispatch officers received two calls in reference to door to door solicitors in neighborhoods near LA Highway 28 West.  Deputies responded to both complaints and confronted two different subjects attempting to sell products from their vehicle.
After doing computer checks on the the individuals, deputies discovered one of them was wanted [...]

Yoga in the Gallery

[ April 30, 2013; 5:30 pm; ]  

Yoga in the Gallery

Every Tuesday, 5:30pm-6:30pm

Come experience Yoga Tao.  Yoga Tao is an “all level” opportunity – from beginner to advanced, incorporating spirit-mind-body techniques that provide participants with stress reduction, strengthening, flexibility, and balance. Also useful in everyday life off the yoga mat. Located in the Overhang Gallery on the third floor, the space offers [...]

Live Acoustic Concert Series

[ June 20, 2013; 6:30 pm; July 18, 2013; 6:30 pm; August 15, 2013; 6:30 pm; September 19, 2013; 6:30 pm; ]  




Live Acoustic Concert Series

Come out and enjoy live music in a casual coffee house atmosphere in our café where various local and regional musical guests join host John Wakefield!

Cost: Free for AMoA members, $4 for Non-members, $3 for students/seniors/military

General Information
Museum address: 933 Second Street, Alexandria, LA 71303
Phone:  (318) 443-3458

2nd Saturday Market

[ June 8, 2013; July 13, 2013; August 10, 2013; September 14, 2013; ]  



Second Saturday Market

Saturday, June 8,  9am-1pm
Saturday, July 13, 9am-1pm
Saturday, August 10, 9am-1pm
Saturday, September 14, 9am-1pm

Shop hand-made art, specialty products, and the freshest produce from local farmers. Stroll the galleries to view the current exhibitions. Children’s art activity and live music round out this FREE monthly event!

Cost: Free

General Information
Museum address: 933 Second Street, [...]

Family Art Class

[ June 15, 2013; 1:00 pm; ]  


Family Art Class: Art in the Community: Recycled Art Sculpture

Date/Time: Saturday, June 15, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Create art using recycled and found materials from our community. Families will also see how other local artists create art by recycling.

Cost: Free for AMoA members, $20 for Non-members

General Information:
Museum address: 933 Second Street, Alexandria, LA 71303
Phone:  (318) 443-3458


Summer Art Camp

[ June 3, 2013 to June 7, 2013. June 10, 2013 to June 14, 2013. July 8, 2013 to July 12, 2013. July 15, 2013 to July 19, 2013. ]  

Summer Art Camp


June 3-7: 9:00-12:00pm (ages 6-9), 1:00-4:00pm (ages 10+)

Popsicle Architects
Instructor: Nancy Noles
Campers will use simple wooden pieces, such as Popsicle sticks and wood scraps, to create inspired architecture. Collaborate with fellow campers to create a unified model of a family-friendly neighborhood.

June 10-14: 9:00am-12:00pm (ages 6-9), 1:00-4:00pm (ages 10+)

Stop Motion Animation
Instructor: Cindy Cooper Blair
Campers [...]

Art Classes at AMoA

[ July 20, 2013; 1:00 pm; August 17, 2013; 1:00 pm; September 21, 2013; 1:00 pm; ]  

Family Art Class Additions

Saturday, July 20, 1:00pm-3:00pm

“Pulp Art”
Families and kids of all ages will create colorful images using paper pulp, after discussing the work of Stewart Nachmias. Cast-off tissue, paper and fabric fibers find new life in these vibrant creations.
Cost: Free for AMoA members, $20 for Non-members

Saturday, August 17, 1:00pm-3:00pm

“Contemporary Native American Art”
Families and kids [...]

Ruling on Bobby Christopher Lucus


A man accused of murdering a roommate and then burying his body in a tub out back of his Deville home receives a probated sentence.
After a trial by a judge only, the ruling is not guilty of murder. But, Bobby Christopher Lucas is found guilty of obstructing justice by not informing authorities about the death [...]