Category Archives: Events

Alexandria Christmas Parade Calls for Float Entries

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[ November 4, 2013 to November 30, 2013. ] Alexandria, LA – The Alexandria Mardi Gras Association is calling for float entries for the Christmas de la Louisiane Parade to be held Sunday, December 8, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. This year’s Grand Marshal is Louisiana’s Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne.

This year’s parade will once again line up at the Old Jake’s Building Parking Lot (Behind [...]

NSU Theatre and Dance to perform “Once on this Island”

“Once on this Island” will be presented by Northwestern State University Theatre and Dance Nov. 13-17 in the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium. Show time is Nov. 13-16 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 17 at 2 p.m. The play is a retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's “The Little Mermaid” in a Caribbean setting. The cast includes, front, Leonard Harris, center left to right Shangobunmi McAlpine and Austin Babin and, back left to right Hannah Hays and De Angelo Renard

[ November 13, 2013 to November 17, 2013. ] [caption id="attachment_33391" align="aligncenter" width="500"] “Once on this Island” will be presented by Northwestern State University Theatre and Dance Nov. 13-17 in the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium. Show time is Nov. 13-16 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 17 at 2 p.m. The play is a retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Little Mermaid” in a Caribbean setting. [...]

Open Air Production Of The Life Of Jesus Christ At Angola

[ November 16, 2013 to November 17, 2013. ] Angola, LA. – Don’t miss your chance to witness the open-air production of The Life of Jesus Christ play as performed by a cast of male and female offenders from the Louisiana State Penitentiary and Louisiana Correctional Institute for Women.  This unique, truly unforgettable performance depicts Jesus’ birth, miracles, crucifixion and resurrection.  All aspects of [...]

LA State Parks Events Nov. 2013

[ November 1, 2013 to November 30, 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. [...]

November Events at TREE House Museum

[ November 2, 2013 to November 30, 2013. ] Nov. 2- King Tut’s Tomb @ 1:00 PM

Nov. 9- Grand Opening of KID TV Exhibit (All Day)

Nov. 9- The Discoveries of Marie Curie @ 1:00 PM

Nov. 16- Pumpkin Carving Workshop @ 9:00-12:00 ($20 Non-Members and $15 Members) (Reservations Required)

Nov. 23- The History of Thanksgiving @ 1:00 PM

Nov. 25-27 & 30- Thanksgiving Crafts (Different Crafts Every [...]

Johnny’s Pizza House Giveaway!

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[ October 30, 2013 to November 22, 2013. ] PIZZA LUNCH BUFFET GIVEAWAY
We’re giving away a Pizza Lunch Buffet every week from Johnny’s Pizza House at 3497 Highway 28 East in Pineville!

Two winners will be randomly picked from all eligible entries every week from Friday, December 20th through Friday, January 17th.

Just visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/KLAX31. “Like” our page and click on the [...]

Rapides Regional Events – Nov. 2013

[ November 2, 2013 to November 26, 2013. ] Nov. 2:  Breastfeeding Class, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Gallery Room in the Medical Terrace at Rapides Regional Medical Center. Intended for women wanting to breastfeed their infants, this one-day class is taught by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and focuses on advantages, preparation and troubleshooting techniques. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends breastfeeding for your [...]

Coats for Kids

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[ October 23, 2013 to January 31, 2014. ] Helping kids stay warm this winter could be as easy as cleaning out your closet. So, whether you’re shopping at a store or your own closet, you can help us keep a kid warm this winter.

Drop off new or gently used coats, jackets or sweaters at a drop-off location near you. All coats are cleaned [...]

Alexandria Lion’s Club Upcoming Meetings

[ October 9, 2013 to December 14, 2013. ] Alexandria Lions Club Meeting- Speaker Mike Marcotte, City of Alexandria Utilities Director
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 12:00pm
Piccadilly Cafeteria, 1400 Macarthur Drive, Alexandria, Louisiana

Alexandria Lions Club Meeting- Speaker Tony Authement, Rapides Parish School Board Superintendent
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 12:00pm
Piccadilly Cafeteria, 1400 Macarthur Drive, Alexandria, Louisiana

Alexandria Lions Club Meeting- Club Forum with Discussion of Proposed Club [...]

Children in Motion on Exhibition

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[ October 18, 2013 to January 4, 2014. ] The City of Lake Charles will host “Children in Motion” at the Historic City Hall Arts and Cultural Center. All ages are invited to join artist Nancy Melton for a meet and greet during the opening reception on Friday, October 18 from 5:30-8pm. The exhibition will hang through January 4.

Melton’s inspiration for her “Children in [...]