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CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini October Events

[ October 1, 2013 to October 31, 2013. ] Tuesday, October 1, MOMMY TALK – a teenage pregnancy education program, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. This fun and informative class is especially designed for the “on the go” teenage expectant mom and her support group/family.  Special emphasis is given to the continuing needs of teenagers such as health and fitness, nutrition, staying in school, [...]

NSU Theatre and Dance to perform “The 39 Steps”

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[ October 2, 2013 to October 13, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University Theatre and Dance will perform “The 39 Steps” Oct. 2-4 and Oct. 9-12 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 13 at 2 p.m. in Theatre West. Tickets are $15 and $12 those age 65 and over and children age 12 and under. A package of five tickets is available for $50. [...]

Set designer steps into the spotlight for “The 39 Steps”

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[ October 2, 2013 to October 13, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES – Johnathan Portier is normally focused on making others look good. But this time Portier is in the spotlight as a member of the cast of “The 39 Steps,” which opens Tuesday night at Northwestern State University.

Northwestern State University Theatre and Dance will perform “The 39 Steps” Oct. 2-4 and Oct. 9-12 at 7:30 [...]

Return To The 50’s Classic Car Show

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[ October 4, 2013 12:00 pm to October 5, 2013 4:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – The Seventh Annual Return to the 50’s Classic Car Show will be held Friday, October 4, and Saturday, October 5, 2013 in downtown Natchitoches.  The event, sponsored by the Natchitoches Historic District Business Association, is expected to bring in more than 300 classic vehicles to downtown Natchitoches.

The Car Show kicks off on Friday, [...]

Pineville High Class of ’93 Reunion

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[ October 4, 2013 to October 5, 2013. ] The Pineville High School Class of 1993 will be celebrating its 20th reunion October 4-5th, 2013.  Among the activities planned are a family day and evening reception.  Classmates are asked to call 214-533-3460 or email rkguidry@centurylink.net for more information or visit http://www.payitsquare.com/collect-page/14534.  

Inglewood Farm to host “Keepin’ It Local”

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[ October 5, 2013; 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] Inglewood Farm will be hosting Keepin’ It Local, a fall market kick-off event on October 5th, 2013 from 9 am – 2 pm at the Inglewood Harvest Barn at 6233 Old Baton Rouge Highway, Alexandria, Louisiana.

Featuring Inglewood’s full produce market, farm activities, hayride, guest growers, guest presenters and more, admission is free and open to [...]

Natchitoches Regional Airport Fly-In

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[ October 5, 2013; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ] The Natchitoches Aviators (EAA Chapter 1526) will host a regional Fly-in for pilots and attractions of interest for the public on Saturday, October 5, 2013 in conjunction with the Classic Car Show to take place at the downtown riverbank in the National Historic District.

The Fly-in will be held at the Natchitoches Regional Airport; 450 Wallenberg [...]

The ALS Association To Host Walk To Defeat ALS In Shreveport

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[ October 5, 2013; ] SHREVEPORT, La. ­ The ALS Association Louisiana-Mississippi Chapter will host its annual Walk to Defeat ALS in Shreveport on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at Betty Virginia Park.

All funds raised at the Walk to Defeat ALS benefit The ALS Association and its mission to find a cure for ALS and improve life for those with the [...]

Paranormal Investigation Techniques At Westside Regional Library

[ October 5, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Alexandria, Louisiana—The “haunt” for lingering ghosts in Central Louisiana begins at Westside Regional Library Saturday, October 5 from 6 to 8 p.m. Louisiana Spirits co-founder Brandon Thomas will share a presentation on paranormal investigation which includes captured “ghostly footage” and “electronic voice phenomena.”

Louisiana Spirits’ mission is to seek answers, and educate and assist others in [...]

CF Foundation Continues Great Strides Walks in Alexandria

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[ October 5, 2013; ] Alexandria, LA – The Baton Rouge Regional Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has announced the continuation of Great Strides in Alexandria, one of over 600 national walks that generate critical funds to support lifesaving cystic fibrosis research, education and care.  The 2013 goal of Great Strides, the largest CF fundraiser, is to raise nearly [...]