[ January 11, 2014; January 22, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES, LA – The 300th anniversary celebration for the oldest city in Louisiana is in full swing! Commemorative events celebrating Natchitoches’ Tri-Centennial will begin on Saturday, January 11th with the celebration of Sacred Faith Month.
Sacred Faith: January 11, 2014: Religion has been a major part of Natchitoches since it became a settlement. Events in January [...]
[ January 11, 2014; ] Spanish Talk and Tour
Saturday, January 11
Exhibition Tour: 1-2pm Art Talk: 2-3:30pm
FREE and open to the public! Have fun talking in Spanish and learning about the art of Spanish-speaking cultures. Conversation, cultural exchange and fun! Facilitated by Carlos Villasenor Anaya (bilingual), International Consultant and expert in Cultural Development and Cultural Policy. All Spanish-speaking levels welcome! Get [...]
Students are home until Tuesday and some are suffering from cabin fever.
The Alexandria Museum of Art is offering a holiday art camp to kids ages six to 12. It’s called “Bead It” because the medium of choice is recycled Mardi Gras beads.
It’s amazing what can be made with these so-called throws. In fact, the [...]
[ January 18, 2014; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Inglewood Farm will launch our new, expanded Harvest Barn Market at New Year’s Resolution Launch on Saturday, January 18th, 2014 from 9 am – 1 pm at the Inglewood Harvest Barn Market at 6233 Old Baton Rouge Highway, Alexandria, Louisiana.
Our 2014 New Year’s Resolution is more vendors, more music, more surprises, more often! We want [...]
Lagniappe Theatre is looking for dramatic 5-7 year olds who are interested in being Dalmatian Puppies!! (4 year olds may be considered) All you need to do is submit a short audition video to us through email or on our Facebook Page. We want your child to sing the chorus to “Cruella de Vil” and [...]
[ January 16, 2014 to January 19, 2014. ] MARKSVILLE, LA – Officials from Paragon Casino Resort are pleased to announce they will host the B.A.C.A.®, (BIKERS AGAINST CHILD ABUSE®.) Conference, January 16 – 19, 2014. B.A.C.A.®, is an International nonprofit organization whose mission is to help create a safer environment for abused children. Over 800 bikers will gather in Marksville, Louisiana for workshops [...]
[ January 3, 2014; ] Alexandria – Celebrate the kickoff of the Mardi Gras season with the Alexandria Mardi Gras Association’s annual Epiphany celebration on Friday, January 3, 2013.
The evening will begin with a gumbo dinner in the St. Rita Church Family Activity Building at 5 p.m. followed by a service of the Word with music in St. Rita Catholic [...]
[ March 22, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – The City of Natchitoches Main Street Office is seeking vendors for the 2014 Bloomin’ on the Bricks spring festival. The 14th Annual Bloomin’ on the Bricks, Natchitoches’ spring garden festival, will be held on Saturday, March 22, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on the downtown riverbank in Natchitoches’ Historic Landmark District.
[ January 4, 2014 to January 27, 2014. ] January 4: Breastfeeding Class, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Gallery Room in the Medical Terrace at Rapides Regional Medical Center. Intended for women wanting to breastfeed their infants, this one-day class is taught by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and focuses on advantages, preparation and troubleshooting techniques. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends breastfeeding for your [...]
[ January 3, 2014; 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] Alexandria, LA—The Westside Regional Library will host “Reading as a Family” on Friday, January 3, 2014, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Come join us for a fun-filled hour of family reading time, and also receive tips on how to read with your child. There will be yummy snacks, along with books for your family to keep.
For more information, [...]