Category Archives: Events

Floral design class to start Saturday

[ March 8, 2014 to March 22, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a class on basic floral design beginning Saturday, March 8.

The course will be taught on March 8, 15 and 22 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. at The Master’s Bouquet at 108 South Drive in Natchitoches. The cost is $200 plus a [...]

Rapides Regional Events March 2014

[ March 8, 2014 to March 31, 2014. ] March 8: American Heart Association’s Heart Walk, 9 a.m., Big Island at City Park. Activities begin at 8 a.m. with the 5K walk set to begin at 9 a.m. Follow the signs and join the Rapides Regional Medical Center team as it participates in this annual event. Survivors can stop by the Rapides Regional Heart [...]

Natchitoches To Honor Colonial Heritage in March

[ March 8, 2014 to March 22, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES, LA – The Tricentennial celebration for the oldest city in Louisiana continues with a celebration of Colonial Heritage throughout the month of  March.

March 8, 2014

10AM   Historic Walking Tour of the National Historic Landmark District

Park Rangers from Cane River Creole National Historical Park will offer guided walking tours of downtown Natchitoches.  Tours will begin at the [...]

Glenmora Friends of the Library Bake and Book Sale

[ March 10, 2014 to March 15, 2014. ] Glenmora, Louisiana—The Glenmora Friends of the Library will host a Bake and Book Sale at the Glenmora Rapides Parish Library. The event dates and times are as follows: March 10, 12, & 14, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. March 11, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. March 13, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. March 15, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. The sale will be [...]

PRAL Scholarships Available

[ March 12, 2014 to April 11, 2014. ] The Public Relations Association of Louisiana (PRAL) is seeking college student applicants for two $1,000 scholarships to be presented to juniors who are studying public relations and/or communications.

The William “Bill” Michelet Scholarship and Jack Sanders Scholarship are awarded annually in honor of two Louisiana pioneers in the professional field of public relations.  Each scholarship is [...]

LSA Scholarship Program Underway

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[ March 12, 2014 to April 1, 2014. ] Today, Sheriff William Earl Hilton announces the opening of the application process for the Louisiana Sheriff’s Association Scholarship Program.  Applications will be accepted until close of business April 1st, 2014.

“Education is so important for success in today’s world.  This program demonstrates our (Sheriff’s) confidence in our future leaders, Louisiana’s youth” said Sheriff Hilton.

The LSA Scholarship [...]

LSUA to Hold Job Fair

[ March 13, 2014; 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] LSUA will hold its annual job fair this week on Thursday, March 13, from 9:00am – 2:00pm in the Brumfield Caffey Ballroom. Currently, there are 50 employers who will be attending the event.  Some of those registered include: Cleco, Campus Federal Credit Union, Crest Industries, MidSouth Bank, Rapides Regional Medical Center, Thompson Home Health, Lafayette [...]

AHRC celebrates Human Relations Day at breakfast set Thursday

[ March 13, 2014; ] The public is invited to attend the 12th annual Human Relations Day, which will be celebrated with a breakfast at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 13, at Alexandria Convention Hall, 915 Third St., sponsored by the Alexandria Human Relations Commission.

Each year, the Alexandria Human Relations Commission takes this opportunity to honor individuals and organizations that [...]

University Academy of Central Louisiana Registration

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[ March 13, 2014; 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] There will be an on-site registration for University Academy of Central Louisiana this Thursday, March 13, from 4:00pm-7:00pm.  The registration will be in Oakland Hall on the LSUA campus.

Those interested in attending should bring $25 for the application fee, birth certificate, Social Security card, immunization record, and report card or transcript.  An application should be [...]

Gallery Talk and Exhibition Opening by Renowned Artist

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[ March 13, 2014 to April 19, 2014. ] The City of Lake Charles will host a new art exhibition entitled Natural Exuberance beginning Thursday, March 13, at the 1911 Historic City Hall Arts & Cultural Center at 1001 Ryan Street. The artist, Lilian Garcia-Roig will conduct a gallery talk during the opening reception. The doors will open at 5:30 and the talk begins [...]