Category Archives: Events

Notary Prep Class at NSU

[ March 29, 2014; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – A notary exam prep course will be offered through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education starting Saturday, March 29. The class will be held on Saturday from 10 a.m. until noon in Room 122 of Russell Hall. The course runs through May 24. The fee is $199, which does not [...]

Central La. garden expo set for April 11-12

[ April 11, 2014 to April 12, 2014. ] ALEXANDRIA, La. – The 2014 Central Louisiana Garden Expo will be held at the State Evacuation Shelter in Alexandria on April 11-12.

The expo will feature vendor booths, lawn and garden items, educational gardening seminars, and plants and supplies, according to LSU AgCenter regional director Boyd Padgett.

This two-day event will be held from 9 a.m. to [...]

Public Meeting To Address Recreation Opportunities For West Natchitoches

[ March 24, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – The City of Natchitoches will hold a public meeting on Monday, March 24, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. to address recreational needs for west Natchitoches.  The meeting will be held at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street prior to the scheduled City Council meeting.

The City of Natchitoches is considering a Land [...]

Fiddler On The Roof April 10-13

[ April 10, 2014 to April 13, 2014. ] A TRUE AMERICAN CLASSIC!  TICKETS ON SALE NOW!  Click on this link to reserve your tickets:

Celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of this multiple Tony Award-winning musical that has danced its way into the hearts of people all over the world. Packed with memorable music, rousing dances and a touch of human wisdom, this legendary musical [...]

Junior Ranger Day April 19th


[ April 19, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]

11th annual Bill Bailey Memorial Golf Tournament

[ April 12, 2014; ] The tournament this year will  be held at Links on the Bayou, on Saturday, April 12, 2014 and is open to the public.  As you may remember from past years, the proceeds of this tournament are utilized to fund our annual SCHOLARSHIP program for students in Vernon Parish.  We are seeking your help in the [...]

“Faces” Exhibition at Sports Hall of Fame


[ March 15, 2014; 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. March 16, 2014; 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] This Saturday, March 15, Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne will open “Faces of Natchitoches” from 5-8 pm with a reception. Event is free and open to the public.

On Sunday, March 16, a talk by Louisiana State Museum historian Joyce Miller will be held at 1:30 p.m. and free admission to the exhibit from 1 p.m. to [...]

Study Abroad Panel to be held March 19 at NSU

[ March 19, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s chapter of Phi Beta Delta, the Honor Society for International Scholars, will sponsor a Study Abroad Panel on Wednesday, March 19 at 5 p.m. in the Thomas-D’Amato Reading Room of Watson Library. Students who have participated in the International Student Exchange Program (ISEP) or other international programs will share about [...]

Lagniappe Theatre Presents Acts of God


[ March 14, 2014 to March 16, 2014. ] Lagniappe Theatre’s latest adventure is a whirlwind of a show starring twelve very talented teenagers from the Central Louisiana area!  A storm-tossed swirl of a play, Acts of God tracks twelve high school students through the year following a devastating tornado strike.  As the students grieve, assist in the recovery efforts, and tackle the basics [...]

Start a Heart Cenla CPR Training

[ April 5, 2014; 8:00 am to 10:00 am. 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Start a Heart Cenla Free Bystander CPR Training
Saturday, April 5th at the Alexandria Riverfront Center
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Participants should arrive 30 minutes before scheduled session. Each participant will receive a certificate of completion, a t-shirt, and most important, the skills to save a life!
Volunteers are also needed.
To register, [...]