Category Archives: Community News

Continuing Education Opportunities at LSUA

Interested in continuing education classes?  LSUA has plenty to choose from!  Download the schedule here (pdf download).

Bassist Jeremy Baguyos to Perform at NSU

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[ September 25, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Bassist Jeremy Baguyos will perform at Northwestern State University Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend. Baguyos will also present a master class during his visit to Northwestern State.

The program will include a composition by Baguyos along with works by David [...]

Turn Teal to Host Events in Sept.

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[ September 21, 2013 to September 29, 2013. ] Turn Teal Natchitoches, a local ovarian cancer awareness group, will host three events in September intended to educate the public about ovarian cancer and its symptoms. Teal is the internationally recognized color used in ovarian cancer awareness campaigns.  Local events include a 5K run/walk, a wellness forum and a coffee during which organizers encourage participants [...]

TLC to open “Dearly Beloved”

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[ September 19, 2013 to September 29, 2013. ] Theatre Louisiana College opens their fall season with “Dearly Beloved” a comedy by Jessie Jones. The show will open Thursday, September 19th and run through the 29th. Evening shows will start at 7pm and  Sunday Matinees at 2pm.
Ticket prices:  Adults: $15 & Senior Citizens and Students: $10

Contact the Martin Performing Arts Center on the Louisiana [...]

NSU to observe Constitution Day Today

[ September 17, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University will commemorate Constitution Day with a panel discussion on recent major decisions by the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 6 p.m. Fleming and Jean D’Amato Thomas Reading Room on the Second Floor of Watson Library. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend and ask questions.

Panelists are [...]

Billion Dollar Man Conducts Business Workshop in Alexandria

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[ September 24, 2013; ] Alexandria, La. – Bryan Franklin is one of the most in-demand entrepreneurial and executive coaches in the world! Over the past ten years, Bryan has helped  seven companies reach their first billion in sales or valuation, and helped thousands of entrepreneurs make their first million. Bryan, one of Silicon Valley’s most successful executive coaches, has [...]

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Sept. 21st

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[ September 21, 2013; ] Walk To End Alzheimer’s
Saturday, September 21, 2013
Downtown Amphitheater Pavilion, Alexandria, LA
Check in/Registration begins 9 A.M.
Walk Ceremony begins 10:00 A.M.
www.alz.org/walk
(318) 861-8680 or 1-800-272-3900

Natchitoches Meat Pie Festival This Weekend

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[ September 20, 2013 to September 21, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES, LA – The eleventh annual Natchitoches Meat Pie Festival will take place on September 20 and 21, 2013. The Festival is held on the riverbank in historic downtown Natchitoches along Cane River Lake, a free event opened to the public.

Friday’s activities begin at 5 p.m. with a tribute to legendary musician Jim Croce featuring [...]

Croce & friends remembered on 40th anniversary of crash

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NATCHITOCHES – Jim Croce, the singer-songwriter whose life was cut short in a plane crash following a concert at Northwestern State University’s Prather Coliseum, will be recognized on the 40th anniversary of his death. A commemoration will take place in Natchitoches with performances of Croce’s music and the unveiling of a new plaque that memorializes [...]

Pineville High to Perform “Grease”

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[ September 26, 2013 to September 29, 2013. ] Okay cats, throw your mittens around your kittens, get out your leather jackets, pull on your bobby socks and take a trip back in time as the Pineville High School Theatre Department bursts onto the stage with the number one hit musical of all time, GREASE!  Opening September 26 and running through September 29, GREASE [...]