Category Archives: Events

Rapides Parish Library Community Health Fair

[ April 12, 2014; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] Alexandria, Louisiana—The Rapides Parish Library will host a Community Health Fair, Saturday, April 12, 2014, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.  The event will be held at the Alexander Fulton Hotel and is sponsored by Amerigroup healthcare.  Participants will have the opportunity to talk with healthcare providers from area agencies, and Library staff will be available to share [...]

Spring Bible Conference at Dry Creek Baptist Camp

[ April 28, 2014 to April 29, 2014. ] Spring Bible Conference, April 28-29
Speakers: Bill Tolar, Bo Owens
Music by Paul Vancil and Margie Nell Walker
Free conference for anyone
Begins 9am Monday and ends after lunch on Tuesday
For more information or to pre-register, call Dry Creek Baptist Camp at (337)328-7531. Visit our website –

Ladies’ Retreat at Dry Creek Baptist Camp

[ April 11, 2014 to April 12, 2014. ] Ladies’ Retreat, April 11-12
Speaker: Sheila Breazeale     Music: Paulette Mays
Cost: $60/person, commuters $45/person, One-day $20/person
Begins 5pm Friday and ends after lunch on Saturday
For more information or to pre-register, call Dry Creek Baptist Camp at (337)328-7531. Visit our website –

24th annual BBBBB


[ March 28, 2014 to March 30, 2014. ] BOGS, BAYGALLS, BIRDS, BUTTERFLIES, BOLETES, BOTANICAL BLISS, BROWN BAG:  The 24th Annual BBBBB
Friday March 28, 2014 

11:30 am (1130 HR):  Chris Reid will present “Rare Plants of Louisiana” as part of Ft Polk’s monthly brown bag series.   Chris is the Botanist for Louisiana Natural Heritage Program.  The Brown Bag will be held in Building 2537 on [...]

LSUA Generals Athletic Association Banquet

[ March 22, 2014; ] Generals Athletic Association Banquet
Honoring the LSUA baseball and softball teams
Former ASH Trojan and LSU Tiger, Chris McGhee is the featured speaker
Saturday, March 22 at the Evacuation Center on Hwy 71 South
Silent auction at 6:00pm, banquet at 7:00
Buffet dinner will be served
$20/student, $40/adult
473-6475 for tickets or more information

Jazz Orchestra to present concert March 14

[ March 14, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – The Northwestern State University Jazz Orchestra will present a concert Friday, March 14 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend.

Bassist Rodney Whitaker will be the featured guest artist. Galindo Rodriguez will conduct the orchestra. Admission is free and the public is invited to [...]

Kisatchie National Forest Day on Saturday, March 15th

[ March 15, 2014; ] Pineville, LA – Kisatchie National Forest is hosting an event on Saturday, March 15th as part of the month-long Central Louisiana Outdoor Adventure Festival. Kisatchie National Forest Day will include a wide range of outdoor activities for the entire family. Outdoor fun like kayaking, yoga on the beach, a CrossFit workout, mountain biking, trail running [...]

NSU to offer Concealed Carry class

[ March 15, 2014; 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a Louisiana Concealed Carry Class on Saturday, March 15. The class is for those age 21 or older who want to obtain a Louisiana concealed handgun permit.

The course will be from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. in South Hall on the Northwestern [...]

University Academy of Central Louisiana Registration


[ March 13, 2014; 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] There will be an on-site registration for University Academy of Central Louisiana this Thursday, March 13, from 4:00pm-7:00pm.  The registration will be in Oakland Hall on the LSUA campus.

Those interested in attending should bring $25 for the application fee, birth certificate, Social Security card, immunization record, and report card or transcript.  An application should be [...]

LSUA to Hold Job Fair

[ March 13, 2014; 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] LSUA will hold its annual job fair this week on Thursday, March 13, from 9:00am – 2:00pm in the Brumfield Caffey Ballroom. Currently, there are 50 employers who will be attending the event.  Some of those registered include: Cleco, Campus Federal Credit Union, Crest Industries, MidSouth Bank, Rapides Regional Medical Center, Thompson Home Health, Lafayette [...]