Tuesdays-Saturdays, Rebel State Historic Site, Marthaville – Musical Petting Zoo
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Visitors can view the collection of stringed instruments on display to touch, play, and enjoy. For more information call 888.677.3600 toll free or 472.6255 locally.
Tuesdays-Saturdays, Rebel State Historic Site, Marthaville – The Listening Library
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Visitors can listen to country recordings and access the collection of books and films that tell the story of the roots of country music. For more information call 888.677.3600 toll free or 472.6255 locally.
The Saturday before Labor Day is internationally known as Bacon Day, and, in celebration thereof, Atwood’s Bakery will celebrate their Second Annual BaconFest from August 26 to August 30.
“We had an unbelievable response to BaconFest last year – people came from all over the State and even Texas to try our BaconFest lineup,” says Jennifer [...]
The Leonidas Polk Chapter Association of the United States Army requests the pleasure of your company at a General Membership meeting Thursday 28 August 2014, 8:00 AM Celebrations 108 N. 3rd St. Leesville
Guest Speaker – United States Congressman, John Fleming, M.D.
R.S.V.P. by 25 August 2014; Dress: Open Collar/Casual; 337 238-2934 or 337 340-0063
[JBSA-Lackland, San Antonio, TX] Brass In Blue, a component of the United States Air Force Band of the West, will be presenting a concert at Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center on August 29, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. The performance is family-friendly and open to the public, free of charge. Reserve your tickets at any TicketCentral booth, [...]Find out more »
Rhythm & Rhymes: Spoken Word Performing Arts Series
Friday, August 29, 7-9pm
Admission: Free for AMoA Members; $4 for non-members
Musical and spoken word performances, including open mic and featured performers, are presented AMoa, promoting the art of spoken word and self-expression, and creating opportunities for poets. Hosted by Alexandria native and accomplished slam poet Sha’Condria Sibley.
The Knights Of Peter Claver And Ladies Auxiliary Of Bishop D F Desmond
Presents Their 2nd Annual Old School Jam
“Featuring Tony Groove Live”
Friday, August 29, 2014
At Alexandria Convention Hall
9:00pm Until 1:00am
B. Y. O. B. Affair
For Tickets Contact 318-792-9231 Or 318-312-2885
August 6 & 30, Fort Jesup State Historic Site, Many – Wednesday is for Spinning.
Guests can view demonstrations of carding methods, the spinning wheel, and the drop spindle. For more information call 888.677.5378 toll free or 256.4417 locally.
8:00 AM: Tours of Duralde Restored Prairie. Directions: Take LA 13 north out of Eunice and after crossing a bridge, go about 1.5 miles and turn left onto La 374. If coming from the north on La 13, about 6 miles south of Mamou, just past the Fire Station, turn right onto La 374. Follow [...]Find out more »
Saturdays, Forts Randolph & Buhlow State Historic Site, Pineville – Workin’ in the Garden
10-11 a.m. Together will the Rotary Club of Pineville, LA, site staff cultivates a vegetable garden on site. Volunteers are welcome to come help out and learn about vegetable gardening then and now. Your labor is always appreciated, as most vegetables [...]