The City of Alexandria, Division of Community Services, will provide a summer camp from June 25 through August 8 for children ages 4-12. The camp will run from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, in the former Boys and Girls Club building at 1801 Sylvester Street across from Bringhurst Park.
The cost of camp [...]
Summer Art Camp: Now Playing: In the Shadows with Cindy Blair
Monday, July 21 – Friday, July 25
9 am – Noon (ages 6-9); 1-4pm (ages 10 and up)
Campers will learn about the ancient art of shadow puppetry and the modern art of stop-motion animation in this class. They will make shadow puppets from various materials and [...]
Alexandria, LA – Various actors and artists will honor the late Richard Gwartney by performing snippets from the numerous plays and musicals he directed over his career City Park Players and at LSUA.
Twenty-seven shows will be represented with 24 actors performing. Most of the actors are recreating the roles they played when the shows were [...]
Rhythm & Rhymes: Spoken Word Performing Arts Series
Friday, July 25, 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. Featuring Alexandria native and accomplished slam poet Sha’Condria Sibley.
Rebel State Historic Site, Marthaville – Dulcimer Day, 9 a.m. – 10 p.m. If you play the dulcimer and would like to have some fun and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow “dulci-musicians,” come out for a day filled with events and workshops. Workshops begin at 9 a.m. with two skill levels being offered; Beginner, and [...]Find out more »
Hodges Garden State Park, Florien – Main Garden Tour, 9 a.m. Learn about the history of Hodges Gardens, while strolling through the main garden, that stands on what once was a rock quarry. For more information call 800.354.3523 toll free or 586.3523 locally.Find out more »
The Military Affairs Committee Of the Greater Vernon Parish Chamber of Commerce Invites You to Make the Push for Our Troops
WHAT CAN YOU ACCOMPLISH IN 90 SECONDS?
JOIN OUR EVENT ON JULY 26TH
Leesville High School Wampus Cat Stadium
9:30 – 12:00 noon
Give Back to our Veterans through the national nonprofit, Boot Campaign.
Through the 5th Annual Pushups for [...]
Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches – Colonial Book Review, 10 a.m. – noon. Meet at the site, every fourth Saturday, to discuss books related to Louisiana colonial history. Check the site’s Facebook page, at the beginning of each month, for the highlighted book’s title. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or [...]Find out more »
Fort Jesup State Historic Site, Many – Home Crafts, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Learn about the various crafts that assisted in everyday living during the 1800s. Demonstrations will include candle making, soap making, shingle making, spinning and more. For more information call 888.677.5378 toll free or 256.4117 locally.Find out more »