[ March 6, 2014 to March 9, 2014. ] Remember the Sesquicentennial of the Civil War and the Red River Campaign through living history, battle re-enactments, and symposia, March 6-9, 2014, in Alexandria and Pineville. This year marks the 150th Anniversary of the Red River Campaign.
All events are free and open to the public.
Enjoy “A Taste of the Old South” during a symposium being [...]
[ March 4, 2014 to March 14, 2014. ] KLAX TV, ABC 31 is giving away tickets to the DISNEY ON ICE: Princesses & Heroes
Win 4 tickets!
The event is at the Cajundome in Lafayette March 27 – 30.
KLAX CONTEST RULES
1. Prize: Each winner receives four (4) tickets to the DISNEY ON ICE: Princesses & Heroes in Lafayette, LA
2. Prize Value: $15 per ticket.
3. Promotion [...]
[ March 4, 2014 to March 7, 2014. ] KLAX TV, ABC 31 is giving away tickets to the MONSTER JAM
Win 4 tickets!
The event is at the Cajundome in Lafayette March 14-16.
KLAX CONTEST RULES
1. Prize: Each winner receives four (4) tickets to MONSTER JAM at the Cajundome in Lafayette, LA
2. Prize Value: $20 per ticket.
3. Promotion runs from Tuesday, March 4, 2014 through Friday, [...]
[ April 15, 2014; 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. April 22, 2014; 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. ] 7th Annual Community-Wide Youth Job Fair PRESENTED BY:
The Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce, Rapides Business and Career Solutions Center/Louisiana Workforce Commission, The Learning Center for Rapides Parish, the City of Alexandria, and the City of Pineville
Ages: 16 – 25
Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. at the Alexandria Riverfront Center
Free! Job Seekers’ Workshop
[ March 1, 2014 to April 30, 2014. ] During the months of March and April, philanthropist Alan Shawn Feinstein will match a portion of donations to hunger relief agencies across the nation, including the Food Bank of Central Louisiana. Last year the Food Bank received $2,212 from the Feinstein Challenge.
Donations received during March and April are critical to this fundraising effort because the [...]
[ March 10, 2014 to March 15, 2014. ] Glenmora, Louisiana—The Glenmora Friends of the Library will host a Bake and Book Sale at the Glenmora Rapides Parish Library. The event dates and times are as follows: March 10, 12, & 14, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. March 11, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. March 13, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. March 15, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. The sale will be [...]
[ February 27, 2014; ] Dr. Donald Yates, Ph.D. LSUA
Smithsonian Museum on Main Street
“The Way We Worked”
Thursday February 27, 2014
6:00 pm at HAAS AUDITORIUM, 208 PERSHING HWY, Bunkie, La
Dr. Donald Yates, Ph.D. is currently an assistant professor of Business at LSU-Alexandria. His presentation is; Watson: The Cloud on the Horizon No Bigger Than a Man’s Hand”. Sub Title: The coming [...]
[ March 1, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University will host the Northern Louisiana National History Bee and Bowl Saturday, March 1 at Watson Library beginning at 9 a.m. Admission to the event is free and the public is invited to attend.
Participating schools include Winnfield Middle School, Riverdale Academy, Airline High School in Bossier and St. Mary’s of Natchitoches.
[ February 28, 2014; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Rhythm & Rhymes Spoken Word Performing Arts Series featuring Mosaic Dialect
Friday, February 28 ~ 6:30-8:30pm
“Salt of the Earth” is the theme for the evening’s spoken word performances, reflecting and elevating in poetic vibrations on the root of African American life. Featuring “Poetic X” from Shreveport. Mosaic Dialect is a collective of Alexandria “poets in motion,” [...]
[ April 12, 2014; ] 5th Annual Thad Bailes 4-H Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament – April 12, 2014
Warrior Hills Golf Course Fort Polk La.
4 person scramble-$50.00 per player
Please make checks payable to Vernon Parish 4-H
Fee includes golf cart, green fee and lunch
Registration Begins @ 8:00 a.m. Shotgun Start @ 9:00 a.m.
Thad Bailes was a great believer and supporter of the [...]