[ August 1, 2013 to August 3, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will present a Printmaking I/Metal Plate Lithography Class Aug. 1-3.
The class will be held each day from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the Fine Arts Annex. Northwestern State Professor of Art Clyde Downs is the instructor. The fee for the class is $125 [...]
[ August 10, 2013; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] GALLERY ONE EIIIEVEN in Leesville will present a double bill in August, hosting both the Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce “Beauty of Vernon” photo competition winners show and BLACK+WHITE, an exhibit of artwork in black and white by gallery artist members. The Beauty of Vernon exhibit will highlight the 12 finalists in the photo competition [...]
[ August 3, 2013; 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_31064" align="alignleft" width="250"] Spring Creek Memories by Margie Tate is an example of Plein Air painting.[/caption]
Learn how to paint landscapes en plein air (“in the open air”) at this outdoor workshop. Participants should bring their own painting surface and materials. For a list of materials and to register, call Anne at (318) 443-3458.
Cost: $20 [...]
[ August 14, 2013; 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. August 15, 2013; 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm. ] LEESVILLE- Let’s Grow Vernon has announced the next step in the process of becoming a Louisiana Development Ready Community: Town Hall Meetings.
Vernon Parish residents are encouraged to attend one of two town hall meetings in the month of August. The first is set for 11:30 a.m. Aug. 14 at the Vernon Parish Library meeting room. [...]
[ September 12, 2013; ]
A beef cattle and forage field day will be held Sept. 12 at the LSU AgCenter Dean Lee Research Station and Extension Center on U.S. Highway 71 south of Alexandria. The program will begin with registration at 3 p.m. and start with the following field tours:
– Nutrient runoff from winter pastures.
– Utilizing different planting methods [...]
[ August 8, 2013; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] The Vernon Parish Library presents best-selling author John Foxjohn, author of the true crime titled Killer Nurse. The true crime is about convicted serial killer, Kimberly Clark Saenz, convicted of murder in one of the most unique crimes in the history of the U.S. She used bleach as the murder weapon, injecting dialysis patients with [...]
[ July 27, 2013; 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] VILLE PLATTE – Join the site horticulturist at the Louisiana State Arboretum in Ville Platte on Saturday, July 27, from 2:00-3:00 p.m., in a program designed to inspire the use of native prairie plants in your landscape.
Whether you are planning to add a few prairie plants to your garden or convert acres into a remnant [...]
[ July 26, 2013 to July 27, 2013. ] Marksville, LA – Paragon Casino Resort is excited to announce that the Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular and the Spirit of Michael: A Live Concert Tribute shows are coming to Paragon on July 26 and July 27. Tickets are $10 for each show and are on sale now at all Ticketmaster locations and Paragon Casino Resort.
[ August 24, 2013; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ]
[ August 2, 2013 to October 12, 2013. ] The City of Lake Charles will host “Abraham Lincoln: The Image” at Historic City Hall Arts and Cultural Center. The opening reception will take place on Friday, August 2 from 5:30-8 p.m.; all ages are welcome at no charge. The exhibition will hang through October 12, 2013.
[caption id="attachment_31013" align="alignright" width="300"] J.L. Magee, publisher: “Satan Tempting [...]