[ October 18, 2013 to January 4, 2014. ] The City of Lake Charles will host “Children in Motion” at the Historic City Hall Arts and Cultural Center. All ages are invited to join artist Nancy Melton for a meet and greet during the opening reception on Friday, October 18 from 5:30-8pm. The exhibition will hang through January 4.
Melton’s inspiration for her “Children in [...]
[ October 19, 2013; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Alexandria, LA – The Montessori Educational Center (MEC) today announced it will host its 6th Annual Barry Gala Fundraiser Saturday, Oct. 19 at 6:30 p.m. in the Red Cross Building on Bolton Avenue in Alexandria.
There will be a silent auction with a variety of items to bid on, live music by the Red River Jazz [...]
[ June 13, 2014; 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. ] June 13, 2014
American Heart Association Go Red for Women Luncheon
Alexandria Riverfront Center
11:30 am – 1:30 pm
[ March 8, 2014; ] Saturday March 8, 2014 – American Heart Association Heart Walk
Big Island Field beginning at 9 am
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There are still more opportunities to register for credit classes at the Learning Center for Rapides Parish this fall.
LSU Alexandria and Upper Iowa University will offer additional classes that begin in the coming weeks at the Learning Center, which is located on England Airpark.
LSU Alexandria will offer Public Speaking and History of Western Civilization I, [...]
[ October 9, 2013 to November 13, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES – A beginning cake decorating class will be offered Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education starting Wednesday, Oct. 9. The class will be held on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. in the kitchen on the second floor of the Family and Consumer Sciences Building. The course runs through [...]
[ October 17, 2013 to October 18, 2013. ]
NATCHITOCHES – Homecoming festivities at Northwestern State University are slated for Oct. 18-19 and will feature some new attractions for alumni and friends of all ages. This year’s theme is “NSU is Forever Young” and will offer events, reunions and a new downtown Rocking on the Riverbank Homecoming Festival.
Events will begin with an Alumni Art [...]
The Food Bank of Central Louisiana and Suddenlink kick off the seventh year of the “Connecting to Those in Need” Food Drive. The program provides drop-off locations at several town halls, grocery stores and Suddenlink offices across CenLa.
As an incentive, those who donate at least 5 non-perishable items can enter in a drawing for a [...]
Six World War Two veterans were in Alexandria this weekend for a reunion. The American Legion Post 3 hosted the veterans who served at Iwo Jima. The reunion had been in the works for some time, but the original organizer and member of the group passed away before it could happen.
The remaining members of the [...]