Category Archives: Events

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 [...]

Memories of Conway featuring Micheal Twitty at Paragon

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[ October 5, 2013; 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Marksville, La – Paragon Casino Resort is excited to announce that Michael Twitty, eldest son of legendary country musician, Conway Twitty will perform on Saturday, October 5 at 8pm in the Mari Showroom.

Michael Twitty performed along side his famous father and country music legend, Conway Twitty, since he was a toddler. It was at the [...]

Oct. 2013 Louisiana State Parks Events

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[ October 1, 2013 to October 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. [...]

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 [...]

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.  

Ceramics Class at NSU

[ September 12, 2013 to November 14, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES –Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a beginning ceramics class, Playing in the Mud, starting Thursday, Sept. 12. The class will be taught on Thursday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. in Room 113 of the Fine Arts Annex until Nov. 14.

The fee for the class is $125 plus [...]

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 [...]

George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts 2013 Scholarship Art Contest

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[ September 6, 2013 to October 19, 2013. ] Louisiana’s Culinary Heritage
George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts 2013 Scholarship Art Contest
Exhibition Dates: September 6–October 19, 2013
Opening Reception: Friday, September 6, 6-8pm
The George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts (GRFA) 2013 Scholarship Art Contest exhibition features 15 finalists chosen from over 600 entries and over 120 cities from across Louisiana. High school juniors and seniors were [...]

26th Annual September Competition at AMoA

[ September 6, 2013 to November 23, 2013. ] Exhibition Dates: September 6–November 23, 2013
Reception & Award Ceremony with juror Stewart Nachmias: Friday, September 6, 6-8pm
The 26th Annual September Competition presented by the Alexandria Museum of Art is an annual juried exhibition selected from national and international submissions highlighting contemporary art practices in all media. Featuring original art created within the past two years, [...]

Stephen Knapp: New Light Exhibit at AMoA

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[ September 6, 2013 to November 23, 2013. ] Stephen Knapp: New Light
Exhibition Dates: September 6–November 23, 2013
Member Preview Reception & Artist Talk with Stephen Knapp:
Friday, September 6, 6-8pm
“Glass allows me to manipulate and explore light and illusion, creating pure colors. I revel in their purity, their breathtaking richness – yet I am most drawn to the edges and the soft shadows that overlay [...]