Category Archives: Events

Vitter Announces Town Hall Meetings August 13-22

[ August 13, 2013 to August 22, 2013. ] (Monroe, La.) – U.S. Sen. David Vitter today announced that he will host town hall meetings next week to hear from constituents in Ouachita, Franklin, Grant, Avoyelles, and East Baton Rouge Parishes. Vitter will also speak at the West Monroe – West Ouachita Chamber of Commerce luncheon, visit the Duck Commander headquarters and visit Ascension [...]

Lily Orchid Days

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[ August 16, 2013 to August 18, 2013. ]

 

It will be hot but this is the time of the year that Carolina Lily (Lilium michauxii) and Yellow Fringed Orchid (Platanthera ciliaris) are in flower and perhaps yellow fringeless orchid (Platanthera integra) and crested yellow orchid (Platanthera cristata).  I and the Fort Polk crew will have located good spots for these plus other notable [...]

Avoyelles Commission of Tourism – August Events

[ August 1, 2013 to August 31, 2013. ] Taste of the Arts
Fox Theater-Marksville, LA
August 9, 2013
6pm-8pm  $10person
318.264.9392
Indian Culture Laws and Customs
Marksville State Historic Site
August 10, 2013
11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
$4per adult 13-61(others free)
318.253.8954
Prehistoric Mounds Tour
Marksville State Historic Site
August 24, 2013
10 am and Noon
$4 per adult 13-61(others free)
318.253.8954
LA 4-H Museum
8592 Hwy 1 – Mansura 71350
Open Daily 9a-4p
318.964.2245

Delta Care Project

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[ August 8, 2013 to August 16, 2013. ]

Art Exhibit at Rapides Cancer Center

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[ August 12, 2013 to August 16, 2013. ] You are invited!  The Lilly Oncology on Canvas: Expressions of a Cancer Journey will be set up in the Rapides Cancer Center Lobby on Friday, Aug. 9 – and open to the public for viewing Aug. 12-16.
Lilly Oncology On Canvas: Expressions of a Cancer Journey is an art competition and exhibition that honors the journeys [...]

Natchitoches Walking Tours Continue Throughout August

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[ August 1, 2013 to August 4, 2013. August 8, 2013 to August 11, 2013. August 15, 2013 to August 18, 2013. August 22, 2013 to August 25, 2013. August 29, 2013 to August 31, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES, LA- Park Rangers from Cane River Creole National Historical Park will continue to offer FREE guided walking tours of the Natchitoches Historic District throughout the month of August.
The tours will take place Thursdays-Sundays, starting at 9:00 a.m. Each tour will begin at the Cunningham law office located at 550 Second Street in downtown Natchitoches.
August [...]

Historic City Hall Hosts “Abraham Lincoln: The Image”

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[ 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 [...]

Louisiana State Parks Events – August 2013

[ August 1, 2013 to August 31, 2013. ] Upon Request, Forts Randolph & Buhlow State Historic Site, Pineville – Daily Demonstrations. Daily demonstrations will be conducted to show how cotton fiber was separated from seed. Juxtaposed against hand separation, this will serve to illustrate how such a simple machine had such a great impact on the proliferation of cotton production in the South. [...]

Water Aerobics Classes at NSU

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[ August 6, 2013 11:00 am to August 30, 2013 11:00 am. ]

 

A water aerobics class will be offered August 6-30 through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education.  The class will be taught from 11 a.m. until noon each Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday at the Robert Wilson Recreation Complex pool. The fee is $35.

Water aerobics is a workout that consists of simple low-impact exercises executed [...]

Resident Artists take Center Stage at River Oaks’ Resident Artist Exhibit

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[ July 9, 2013 to August 17, 2013. ] Their Resident Artist Exhibit is one of the many highlights that River Oaks Arts Center offers annually – a crowd favorite, the show features works from all artists that rent studio space at the downtown arts center. “What makes it so unique is that we bring out all the talent at the same time – [...]

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