Category Archives: Events

48th Annual Tom Peyton Memorial Arts Festival Begins March 28

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[ March 28, 2014 to April 6, 2014. ] Alexandria, LA – The 48th Annual Tom Peyton Memorial Arts Festival will be held at First United Methodist Church in Alexandria from Friday, March 28 until Sunday, April 6. This annual event includes a variety of art exhibits, guest speakers, musical entertainment and other activities to celebrate the arts.

Special events during the Tom Peyton Memorial [...]

NSU to Host Job Fair

[ April 1, 2014; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Counseling and Career Services office will host a job fair from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, April 1 in the Sylvan Friedman Student Union.  The event is an opportunity for upper level students to network with employers, learn about different career fields and graduate schools and explore internship and service opportunities.

Resumes [...]

City of Natchitoches to Participate in Cleanest City Contest

[ April 1, 2014; ] Louisiana Garden Club Federation Judges Arrive April 1
NATCHITOCHES – The City of Natchitoches is competing in the Louisiana Garden Club Federation (LGCF) Cleanest City Contest and need your help.  Judges from the LGCF will arrive on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. to complete judging for the contest.

The City will be judged on the [...]

Rapides Regional Events, April 2014

[ April 1, 2014 to April 26, 2014. ] April 1: Healing Hearts, 6 p.m.-7 p.m., Trellis Room in Rapides Women’s and Children’s Hospital. The group helps parents who have lost babies. For more information, call 769-7569.

April 3: AARP Driver Safety Program for those 50 or older. 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Medical Terrace Auditorium at Rapides Regional Medical Center.  A one day, four-hour class. Cost [...]

Rapides Senior Citizens Center Events, April 2014

[ April 1, 2014 to April 30, 2014. ] April 1-30, Central District Senior Olympic Games (CDSOG) Registration Open.  If you will be 50 years old by Dec. 31, 2014 or older, you qualify to make your dream of Olympic Gold happen.  Call 318-487-1561 to receive registration information or to learn how you can volunteer for the CDSOG.

April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Billiards, [...]

Louisiana State Parks April 2014 Calendar of Events

[ April 1, 2014 to April 30, 2014. ] 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. Site staff will use a wheel gin, a simple hand crank roller gin; a type that pre-dates the Whitney gin but still played a large role in the [...]

Adobe InDesign class to start April 1

[ April 1, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a class on Adobe InDesign Fundamentals starting Tuesday, April 1.

The course will be taught on April 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. in Room 207 of the Fine Arts Annex. The cost for the class is [...]

NSU will stage ‘Steel Magnolias’

Steel-Magnolias

[ April 2, 2014 to April 11, 2014. ] [caption id="attachment_35829" align="aligncenter" width="500"] NSU Theater and Dance will present the popular “Steel Magnolias” by alum Robert Harling April 2-11 at the LSMSA Treen Auditorium. From left are cast members Ashley Webster, Jessica Miller, Alisha Munds, Mona Nasrawi, Shannon Komlosfske and Tyra Morrison.[/caption]
NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will present the [...]

Welcome Home The Patriots of The 4th Brigade, 10th Mountain Division

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[ April 3, 2014; ] LEESVILLE, La.—The Greater Vernon Parish Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Committee invites the general public to join them in celebrating the return of the Patriots of the 4th Brigade, 10th Mountain Division from their recent nine-month deployment to Afghanistan.

The division’s Uncasing Ceremony is set for 3 April, 2014, at 4 p.m., with a parade of [...]

Business After Ours: Unitech Training Academy Thurs, April 3

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[ April 3, 2014; 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] Thursday, April 3, 2014
5:00 – 7:00 PM
7225 England Drive | Building 1912 | Alexandria, La
(Inside England Air Park)
Please join Unitech Training Academy (UTA) of Alexandria & the Central LA Chamber of Commerce for an evening of fun, hors d’oeuvres, white/red wine & networking.

Join us to see what is new and changing in the UTA educational programs to better suit the [...]