[ December 10, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES – Author Ernest Gaines will present a reading at Northwestern State University Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 5 p.m. in the Friedman Student Union Ballroom. Admission is free and open to the public. Gaines will be introduced by former Louisiana Poet Laureate Darrell Bourque.
Gaines is among the most widely read and respected contemporary authors of [...]
[ December 8, 2013; 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm. ] (Alexandria, LA) It’s the most wonderful time of the year and the Rapides Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Maestro Joshua Zona will once again celebrate this joyous season with the popular annual holiday concert on Sunday, December, 8, 2:30 p.m. at the Coughlin – Saunders Performing Arts Center in downtown Alexandria.
With this year’s theme being “Home [...]
[ December 6, 2013 to February 22, 2014. ] Opening December 6 at AMoA: 5 next exhibitions featuring over 50 artworks by African-American artists from the collection of renowned costume designer Myrna Colley-Lee of Mississippi, 40 watercolors by artists throughout the world, rare behind-the-scene photographs of Mother Teresa by Baton Rouge-photographer Marie Constantin, and photographs of film production in Central Louisiana by Pineville-photographer Eric [...]
[ December 7, 2013; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] VILLE PLATTE — Join us for Chicot State Park’s monthly Dutch oven gathering on Sat., December 7th from 9:00 a.m. until Noon. It will be held at Pavilion 2, located in the picnic/day use area near the South Boat Launch.
Bill Ryan, President of the Louisiana Dutch Oven Society, and Randy Hebert of the Le Chein [...]
[ May 8, 2014; 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. ] Free FITBOX is for adults. Benefits are cardio, stress relief, and self-defense workout. Class consist of boxing combos, hand and foot techniques on pads with a core component. It is a fun and exciting way to burn between 350 to 450 calories. TV’s Biggest Loser uses FITBOX as a component of their training.
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[ May 8, 2014; 10:00 am to 11:30 am. ] This seminar is for teens & adult that teaches safety tips along with defensive techniques to use against a predator. May 8, 2014, 10:00-11:30AM @ Master Rousseau’s Taekwondo at England Airpark. Call 318-443-8066 for more information.
[ February 8, 2014; 10:00 am to 11:30 am. ] February 8, 2014, 10:00-11:30AM @ Master Rousseau’s Taekwondo, 318-443-8066
Master Rousseau’s and DARE partner for this fun filled safety day that discusses stranger danger, abduction prevention, and much more. Master Rousseau’s demo team will perform a demonstration. This event is free and open to the public. Register @ www.rousseaukiks.com and click community events.
[ December 1, 2013 to December 31, 2013. ] The City of Lake Charles will host the fourth annual Handmade Christmas Card Workshop during the month of December at 1911 Historic City Hall Arts & Cultural Center. All ages are welcome to apply their creative skills using several mediums from crayons to water colors to markers. All materials will be provided. Students throughout Calcasieu [...]
[ December 7, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Holiday Wine Tasting
Saturday, December 7th ~ 6-8:30pm
Sample specially selected wines from Hokus Pokus available on site for purchase during the event. AMoA will receive a percentage of all sales that evening. Tickets: $30 per person. RSVP to Steve Farnsley by calling (318) 443-3458.
[ December 7, 2013; 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm. ] Recording artist Blake Rogers will perform her new single “It’s Finally Here, Christmas Time” during the Lake Charles Lighting Ceremony from 5-6 p.m. as part of the Light up the Lake Christmas Celebration on December 7.
The 12-year-old Lake Charles resident is set to take the music world by storm. She has recently released the highly [...]