Category Archives: Events

Grant writing class to start at NSU Thursday

[ February 13, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – A course on grant writing will offered through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education starting Thursday, Feb. 13.

“Beyond Basics: Grant Writing to Capture Funding” is designed to train current and aspiring grant writers in the most critical strategy and writing skills needed to win grants. Beginning with guidance in how [...]

ASH To Perform “Almost Maine”

[ February 14, 2014 to February 15, 2014. ] Alexandria Senior High will be performing “Almost Maine” Friday night Feb. 14th at 7:00 and Saturday night, Feb. 15th at 7:00. The show features students from the ASH Theatre Arts program and deals with love and relationships. It’s a great play to go see at Valentine’s! Tickets are $10 at the door.

Never-Before-Shown Clementine Hunter Works On Display

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[ February 8, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] There’s a rare opportunity to see never-before-shown works of the late Clementine Hunter in Natchitoches tomorrow.
Hunter is one of the nation’s most famous primitive painters and one of the most well known Louisiana artists.  She lived and worked at Melrose, just outside Natchitoches, for decades.
Tomorrow the Association for the Preservation of Historic Natchitoches presents, Clementine [...]

LSUA Spring 2014 Open House

[ February 25, 2014; 9:30 am to 2:00 pm. ] LSUA Spring 2014 Open House
Tuesday, February 25
9:30am-2:00pm
To register, please visit www.lsua.edu/admissions
Call 473-6417 for more information
Meet with academic departments and learn all about LSUA!

College Grad Sunday FAFSA Workshop

[ February 16, 2014; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] College Grad Sunday FAFSA Workshop
Sunday, February 16, 2:00pm-4:00pm in the Brumfield Caffey Annex Ballroom at LSUA
Free help from financial aid professionals to assist in completing the online FAFSA and answer other aid questions
Please bring I.D. and tax forms
Call 318-473-6417 with questions and to RSVP
Open to all college-bound students and their families
More information can be downloaded [...]

Free Tax Advice for Alexandria Area

[ February 11, 2014; 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. ] Alexandria tax professionals from H&R Block will share health care and tax advice with the community at a tax talk on Tuesday, Feb. 11th from 1pm to 2pm at the Community Center  located at 315 Bolton Avenue in Alexandria.

The event will include refreshments and a chance to win some great prizes. For more information call [...]

LSU Of Alexandria To Host Science Fair

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[ February 22, 2014; 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – LSU of Alexandria is hosting the Louisiana Region IV Science and Engineering Fair on Saturday, February 22 at the Emergency Shelter Building next to the LSUA campus.

More than 200 students in grades 5-12 from a nine parish area will compete at the regional level.  The students will be broken into two divisions [...]

Spring/Summer Job Fair to be held Tuesday at NSU

[ February 11, 2014; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Counseling and Career Services is sponsoring a Spring/Summer Job Fair Tuesday, Feb. 11 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Friedman Student Union Ballroom. The event is open to Northwestern State students and alumni.

Local, national and multinational companies, governmental agencies and universities will be on hand to [...]

Totally 80s Valentine’s Prom

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[ February 14, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Wear your best 80′s fashion and dance the night away with a DJ spinning those blasts from the past.  There will be food, drinks, contests, prizes, and you even get your very own 80′s prom picture to take home!

Advanced Price: $20 or At Door Price: $25

Tickets may be purchased at http://www.lagniappetheatre.com/Valentines_80s_prom.html, (318) 48-STAGE, or at the door

NSU College of Nursing to hold open house Feb. 13

[ February 13, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s College of Nursing and School of Allied Health will hold its annual open house Thursday, Feb. 13, at 5:30 p.m. at the NSU Nursing Education Center at 1800 Line Ave. in Shreveport.

Short presentations on NSU’s nursing, radiologic sciences and allied health programs will be made. Prospective students can meet with [...]