Category Archives: Events

Red River Bank and CLEDA Host Business Workshops

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[ February 4, 2014; 6:00 pm; February 11, 2014; 6:00 pm; February 25, 2014; 6:00 pm; ] Red River Bank and CLEDA’s Business Acceleration System (BAS) will provide essential guidelines to help anyone who is considering buying a business. Also, if you have begun the process of buying a business and would like more insight into the process, this class is for you as well.
The free workshops are hosted through the Red [...]

“We Love Louisiana Authors” Day

[ February 15, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] The Rapides Parish Library announces their upcoming “We Love Louisiana Authors” Day, on Saturday, February 15, 2014, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., at the Westside Regional Library.  This event is for local authors to showcase their material and will include networking, book signings, panel discussions, and more.

Authors who would like to reserve a table should do so [...]

Free African American History Month Concert

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[ February 7, 2014; 7:00 pm; ] In honor of African American History Month, Cane River Creole National Historical Park will be partnering with Asbury United Methodist Church in Natchitoches to present a free concert on Friday February 7th at 7:00pm. The concert will feature musicians from New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park playing selections from their acclaimed CD collection: “Freedom is [...]

Saturday Pet Adoption Day

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[ February 1, 2014; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_34658" align="alignright" width="240"] Ellie[/caption]

The City of Alexandria’s Animal Shelter will host a Saturday Pet Adoption Day from 9AM – 1PM on February 1st.

“Our animal shelter was created for the sake of public safety and public health where dangerous or diseased animals are humanely dealt with, ” Mayor Jacques M. Roy said. “It has become, [...]

Shires to Present Horn Recital at NSU

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[ February 3, 2014; 7:30 pm; ] NATCHITOCHES – Hornist Brent Shires and pianist Terrie Shires of the University of Central Arkansas will perform at Northwestern State University Monday, Feb. 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend.

Brent Shires teaches horn, music theory and brass pedagogy classes at Central Arkansas. He is also [...]

Violist Peter Minklet to Perform at NSU

Peter Minkler

[ February 6, 2014; 7:30 pm; ] NATCHITOCHES – Violist Peter Minkler will perform at Northwestern State University Thursday, Feb. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend. He will be accompanied by Northwestern State as part of an all Brahms program.

A longtime member of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, he also holds the [...]

Inglewood Live & Local

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[ February 8, 2014; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]  

Come out February 8 for “Live & Local.” It’s Music! Music! Music! and over 20 local vendors.

Every Saturday Inglewood Farm offers delicious, nutritious organic fruits & vegetables, pastured eggs, and Organic pecans – locally grown and fairly priced.  Our Harvest Market’s beautiful farm setting showcases our products as well as other local producers.  Slow down [...]

The Sound Of Music Opens Tonight as Planned

[ January 30, 2014 to February 2, 2014. ] The Sound of Music school performance was cancelled for their opening show this morning. However, the opening show will go on for tonight at 7pm as planned.  Pinevillehigh.tix.com or at the door for tickets.

The award-winning Pineville High Theatre Department is set to come alive with THE SOUND OF MUSIC as the treasured musical takes the [...]

Affordable Health Care Act Presentation at Main Library

[ February 6, 2014; 11:00 am to 12:30 pm. ] Alexandria, Louisiana—Are you prepared for Health Care Reform? Do you still have unanswered questions? The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) has brought many changes to the healthcare system. In order to educate the public on the PPACA, Louisiana Healthcare Education Coalition (LHEC) representative Wesley Watkins will be speaking at the Main Library on [...]

Help Choose a “Fresh Central” Logo

[ January 27, 2014 8:00 am to January 29, 2014 5:00 pm. ] The Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance (CLEDA) is developing a brand that collectively promotes the local produce grown in Central Louisiana. Based upon the many responses from last month’s survey, we’re moving forward with the following local foods brand: Fresh Central. The next step in developing Fresh Central is determining a logo- and we need [...]