Category Archives: Events

Butterfly Blast at Allen Acres

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[ September 27, 2013 to September 29, 2013. ] All are invited, especially the young folks, to Allen Acres to view the butterflies.  You should see adults, caterpillars, chrysalis (cocoons), and eggs of several different kinds of butterflies from skippers to large swallowtails and tagging of monarchs.  Yes, we will capture, apply a tag, and then release some monarchs.  Hopefully, some of the tagged [...]

Child Safety Seat Event in Alexandria

[ September 21, 2013; 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. ] Alexandria, LA- The Louisiana Child Passenger Safety Task Force (LPSTF), the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission, the Hispanic Committee of the South, and Louisiana State Police Troop E are conducting a free child passenger safety seat check-up event on Saturday, September 21, 2013 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  The event will take place at Walker [...]

Bassist Jeremy Baguyos to Perform at NSU

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[ September 25, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Bassist Jeremy Baguyos will perform at Northwestern State University Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend. Baguyos will also present a master class during his visit to Northwestern State.

The program will include a composition by Baguyos along with works by David [...]

Turn Teal to Host Events in Sept.

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[ September 21, 2013 to September 29, 2013. ] Turn Teal Natchitoches, a local ovarian cancer awareness group, will host three events in September intended to educate the public about ovarian cancer and its symptoms. Teal is the internationally recognized color used in ovarian cancer awareness campaigns.  Local events include a 5K run/walk, a wellness forum and a coffee during which organizers encourage participants [...]

TLC to open “Dearly Beloved”

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[ September 19, 2013 to September 29, 2013. ] Theatre Louisiana College opens their fall season with “Dearly Beloved” a comedy by Jessie Jones. The show will open Thursday, September 19th and run through the 29th. Evening shows will start at 7pm and  Sunday Matinees at 2pm.
Ticket prices:  Adults: $15 & Senior Citizens and Students: $10

Contact the Martin Performing Arts Center on the Louisiana [...]

NSU to observe Constitution Day Today

[ September 17, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University will commemorate Constitution Day with a panel discussion on recent major decisions by the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 6 p.m. Fleming and Jean D’Amato Thomas Reading Room on the Second Floor of Watson Library. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend and ask questions.

Panelists are [...]

Career Graduate Day to be held Sept. 24

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[ September 24, 2013; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Counseling and Career Services will host its annual Career Graduate Day Tuesday, Sept. 24, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the Friedman Student Union. The event is open to Northwestern State students and alumni.

More than 30 local, national and multinational companies, governmental agencies and universities will be [...]

Billion Dollar Man Conducts Business Workshop in Alexandria

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[ September 24, 2013; ] Alexandria, La. – Bryan Franklin is one of the most in-demand entrepreneurial and executive coaches in the world! Over the past ten years, Bryan has helped  seven companies reach their first billion in sales or valuation, and helped thousands of entrepreneurs make their first million. Bryan, one of Silicon Valley’s most successful executive coaches, has [...]

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Sept. 21st

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[ September 21, 2013; ] Walk To End Alzheimer’s
Saturday, September 21, 2013
Downtown Amphitheater Pavilion, Alexandria, LA
Check in/Registration begins 9 A.M.
Walk Ceremony begins 10:00 A.M.
www.alz.org/walk
(318) 861-8680 or 1-800-272-3900

Natchitoches Meat Pie Festival This Weekend

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[ September 20, 2013 to September 21, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES, LA – The eleventh annual Natchitoches Meat Pie Festival will take place on September 20 and 21, 2013. The Festival is held on the riverbank in historic downtown Natchitoches along Cane River Lake, a free event opened to the public.

Friday’s activities begin at 5 p.m. with a tribute to legendary musician Jim Croce featuring [...]