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February 2016

Stickball Clinic & Exhibition

February 6 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tunica-Biloxi Reservation,
151 Melacon Drive
Marksville, LA 71351 United States
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Marksville, La. – (Jan. 20, 2016) – The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana’s Language and Culture Revitalization Program (LCRP) will host a freeStickball Clinic & Exhibition on Saturday, Feb. 6 for boys and girls ages 10 – 16. Funded in part by the National Parks Service Lower Mississippi Delta Region Initiative, the workshop is open to members of regional tribal communities in Louisiana, Texas, and Mississippi. The clinic and exhibition will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the…

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Campfire Cooking

February 6 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Forts Randolph & Buhlow State Historic Site,
135 Riverfront Street
Pineville, LA 71360 United States
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2/6/2016 • Forts Randolph and Buhlow State Historic Site, Pineville - Campfire Cooking, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Learn about camp cuisine common in Federal and Confederate encampments, including seasonal vegetables and fruits that may have been available to foraging soldiers. While the food is cooking it is common to have a little idle time, so visitors will be treated to stories and demonstrations that would have been done around the kitchen campfire during the Civil War. For more information call 877.677.7437…

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Free Public Training Opportunity: Responsible Gun Ownership

February 11 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Alexandria Public Safety Complex,
1000 Bolton Avenue
Alexandria, LA 71301 United States
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Free Public Training Opportunity: Responsible Gun Ownership Session 1 - February 11 - 5:30-830 p.m. Alexandria Public Safety Complex 1000 Bolton Ave. Class size limited - must Pre-Register: Call Police Academy (318) 441-6500 or email: tamara.jones@cityofalex.com

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Resistance, Escape, Community

February 19 - February 20
Natchitoches Events Center,
750 2nd Street
Natchitoches, LA 71457 United States
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NATCHITOCHES - Cane River National Heritage Area (CRNHA) will present Resistance, Escape, Community, a research conference exploring the history of organized resistance to enslavement in 19th century North Louisiana and the Deep South. The two-day conference will explore methods used by enslaved people to seek freedom, form community solidarity and highlight the characteristics of slavery west of the Mississippi River. Scheduled for February 19th and 20th at the Natchitoches Events Center, the conference is free to attend; however, advance registration…

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Free legal clinic for veterans

February 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
VA Hospital,
2495 Shreveport Highway
Pineville, LA 71360 United States
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Pineville, LA – The Alexandria VA Health Care System and Central Louisiana Pro Bono Project, Inc. are sponsoring a free legal clinic for Veterans on Friday, February 19, 2016 from 1-3 p.m.  The event will be held at the Alexandria VA Medical Center’s Auditorium.  Veterans must show proof of residence in Avoyelles, Rapides, or Vernon parishes to participate and need to schedule an appointment by February 9, 2016 by contacting the VA Veteran Justice Outreach Specialist at (318) 466-4067. This Clinic will…

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Safety Day

February 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
England Airpark,
1611 Arnold Drive
Alexandria, LA 71303 United States
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March 2016

Civil War Battle Reenactment

March 4 - March 6
Forts Randolph & Buhlow State Historic Site,
135 Riverfront Street
Pineville, LA 71360 United States
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Forts Randolph and Buhlow State Historic Site, Pineville - Civil War Battle Reenactment, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sponsored by the Alexandria-Pineville Convention and Visitors Bureau, the site staff and volunteers will depict events that occurred during the Red River Campaign of the Civil War. Visitors can tour the Union and Confederate encampments from 10 a.m. to noon; battle reenactments will begin at 1 p.m. Friday will be directed toward students, who will also see infantry and artillery demonstrations. School groups are…

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Campfire Cooking

March 5 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Forts Randolph & Buhlow State Historic Site,
135 Riverfront Street
Pineville, LA 71360 United States
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Forts Randolph and Buhlow State Historic Site, Pineville - Campfire Cooking, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Learn about camp cuisine common in Federal and Confederate encampments, including seasonal vegetables and fruits that may have been available to foraging soldiers. While the food is cooking it is common to have a little idle time, so visitors will be treated to stories and demonstrations that would have been done around the kitchen campfire during the Civil War. For more information call 877.677.7437 toll free…

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