[ September 28, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES – The City of Natchitoches Recreation and Parks Department will host a Back to School Bash on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at City Park. Students of all ages are invited to attend and show off their school pride in a parish-wide pep rally.
The Back to School Bash begins at 9:00 a.m. at City Park [...]
[ September 12, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] Mutability
Poetry Reading by Jeannette Barnes
LSUA Cavanaugh Lecture Series presented by Alexandria Museum of Art
Thursday, September 12, 6:00-7:30pm
FREE & open to the public!
Poet Jeannette Barnes will be reading from her new book, Change, reflecting on the theme of mutability. Multiple literary prize winner Jeannette Barnes lives in Pineville, Louisiana. She was born in New England, grew [...]
[ September 19, 2013 to September 29, 2013. ] Join Shrek and his loyal steed Donkey as they set out on a quest to rescue the beautiful, if slightly temperamental, Princess Fiona. Based on the blockbuster film version by Dreamworks, this new musical is a huge hit! Fun for Preschool children all the way to great grandparents! Starring Ross Schexnayder as the Ogre himself at the [...]
Auditions for LSUA Empty Space Players upcoming musical production of The Fantasticks will be held Thursday, September 12, at 6:30 pm, Friday, September 13 at noon, and Saturday, September 14 at 2:00 pm, at the MPAC Black Box Theatre on campus.
The beauty of The Fantasticks is in the sheer simplicity under which it is presented [...]
LA 1233: LA 156 – LA 126
WINN PARISH, LA. 1233
CONTROL SECTION 359-05
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advises the public that on Monday, September 9, 2013, construction will begin on LA 1233 in Winn Parish. This work will begin at the intersection of LA 156 and LA 1233 then proceed approximately 10 [...]
[ September 13, 2013; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Public Relations Association of Louisiana (PRAL), Cenla Chapter, will hold their regular meeting and a “Lunch & Learn” on Friday, September 13 at noon at the Granberry Conference Center on the campus of Louisiana College. Mary Bourg Chauvin of the Etiquette Center of the South will be presenting “Putting Your Best PR Foot Forward.”
Mary will [...]
At sundown tomorrow is the start of the Jewish New Year. And, the Jewish temple in Alexandria has a new rabbi who’ll be conducting services.
The Rabbi has been here since early last month.
KLAX ABC 31 News 9/3/13
A special exhibit devoted to Solomon Northrup will open next month at LSU Alexandria. The exhibit is located inside the historic Epps house on the campus of LSU Alexandria.
Solomon Northrup is the inspiration for a film based on his life and taken from his book, “Twelve Years a Slave.” The home belonged to Edwin Epps [...]
A local theatre company is putting on “Shrek the Musical” and a big part of this production is make-up. Slathering on green face paint for the ogre is not as easy as it looks. The Lagniappe Theatre Company has brought in a special make-up artist to help them achieve the look.
Costumes are included in the [...]
The Arts Council of Central Louisiana will hold the Autumn 2013 ArtWalk in the Cultural Arts District of Downtown Alexandria. The ArtWalk will be held on Friday, October 18 from 4:00PM – 9:00PM and on Saturday, October 19 from 9:00AM – 4:00PM. This is a free, family-oriented walking tour that features visual artists from throughout [...]