Category Archives: Events

Forts Randolph & Buhlow State Historic Site, Musket Demonstration

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[ July 1, 2013 to July 31, 2013. ] The demonstration includes a brief presentation of infantry weapons used in the Civil War, a discussion of  the merits of rifle muskets over smoothbore muskets and of the basic parts of the musket, a loading demonstration, and finally a firing demonstration. The presentation ends with a question and answer session and an invitation to continue [...]

Annual Suit Drive Collection Runs Through July 31

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[ July 1, 2013 to July 31, 2013. ] The Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections (DPS&C) announces the sixth annual National Suit Drive in partnership with Refined by Fire Ministries (RBF) and Men’s Wearhouse.  Within the Department, the effort will be known as the “Michael Ellerbe Legacy Suit Drive” in honor of Michael Ellerbe who passed away in May.  Ellerbe, Director of [...]

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 – [...]

Avoyelles Parish Events – July 2013

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[ July 12, 2013 to July 28, 2013. ] Pine Needle Basketry Class
Marksville State Historic Site
July 12th, 10am-2pm
$4 fee per adults 13-61, others free
For more information, call (318) 253-8954
Bastille Day Observance
July 13
Mass at St. Joseph’s Church, Marksville at 4pm on Saturday
With Photo Opportunity at Courthouse and Bailey’s on the Square Following
Concert at Fox Theatre at 7pm on Saturday, Matinee 2pm on Sunday
For more information, [...]

Junior Lifeguard Course at NSU

[ July 16, 2013 to July 27, 2013. ] Northwestern State University will offer a Junior Lifeguard course at the NSU Recreation Complex pool.  The class is designed to guide youth toward the American Red Cross Lifeguard course by building a foundation of knowledge, attitudes and skills for future lifeguards.  Participants are not required to master or perfectly execute skills.  They will learn techniques [...]

Allen Acres to Participate in National Moth Week

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[ July 20, 2013 to July 28, 2013. ] Allen Acres in Pitkin, La will be among the hundreds of individuals and scores of organizations around the world participating in the second annual National Moth Week, July 20-28. On July 27 and July 28 at 7 pm, Charles and Susan Allen of Allen Acres will conduct a National Moth Week activity at 5070 Hwy [...]

Junior Engineers Camp at T.R.E.E. House

[ July 22, 2013 9:30 am to July 26, 2013 12:00 pm. ]
Junior Engineers Camp
July 22-26 from 9:30am-12pm
Ages 7-12
$60 for members, $70 for non-members, plus $10 deposit required for all.
Reserve Your Spot Today by calling us at 318.619.9394 or emailing us at kidstreehouse@bellsouth.net

Jr. Train Engineer Class – TREE House

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[ July 22, 2013 to July 26, 2013. ]  

The engineers are planning for another Junior Engineer class. This is a week long program that is designed for children ages seven and older. During this week the children work together to learn how to and put together a model train layout! If your child may be interested we currently have a class scheduled for [...]

Agritourism Workshop Set for July 23 in Zwolle

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[ July 23, 2013; ]
A workshop for landowners interested in starting an outdoor recreational business on their property will be held July 23 at the Wildwood Resort in Sabine Parish.
The morning session will start at 9 a.m., and topics will include revenue potential, a Wildwood Resort testimonial, liability and legal considerations, marketing and cost-share assistance programs.

The afternoon session [...]

Cenla Chamber Seminar: “Pay or Play” Requirements Delayed Until 2015

[ July 23, 2013; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] Have questions about the changes in health care and how they will affect you? Wondering if you are compliant? Find out the answers on Tuesday, July 23rd at 10:00am at the Chamber!

Join us at the Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce as Wesley Watkins of UDB Insurance shares his knowledge of how the recent & upcoming healthcare [...]