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Louisiana State Parks May 2014 Calendar of Events

[ May 1, 2014 to May 31, 2014. ] As requested, Forts Randolph & Buhlow State Historic Site, Pineville – The Ancient Wheel Gin. 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 [...]

LSUA Cavanaugh Lectures

[ May 1, 2014; 6:00 pm; ] Billy Fontenot, editor of The Louisiana Review, an art and literature journal focusing on Louisiana and Gulf Coast authors and artists, will read his short story “Coffee Milk” to conclude the 2013-2014 series of LSUA Cavanaugh lectures. He will appear at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 1 at the Alexandria Museum of Art.  The reading [...]

University Academy “Meet and Greet”

[ May 1, 2014; ] University Academy “Meet and Greet”
May 1st at 6:30pm
LSUA Ballroom
Please come to see faculty and staff, students.

Don’s Dynamite Tamales for Friendship House

[ May 1, 2014; ] Don’s Dynamite Tamales for Friendship House
$15/Dozen
*Pick Up from Friendship House on May 1st 4pm-6pm*
*Delivery available for 10 or more dozen on May 1st*
*Tamales will be frozen upon delivery or pick up*
Contact Faye Simpson (318-473-9504)
www.friendship-house.net
Click here to download the sign-up form (pdf download).
About the FRIENDSHIP HOUSE:

We are a Non-Profit Organization.  Our mission is to provide a [...]

Civil War Academic Roundtable

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[ May 2, 2014; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Learn about the Civil War’s 1864 Red River Campaign at this free event featuring presentations from scholars, museum professionals, and local historians.

Artisans’ Gallery Spring Exhibit in Lake Charles

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[ May 2, 2014; 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]

Natchitoches Historic Businesses to Participate in “Sale on the Trail”

Sale on the Trail

[ May 2, 2014 to May 3, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES, LA-The National Landmark Historic District in Natchitoches will participate in the sixth annual El Camino Sale on the Trail on Friday, May 2nd and Saturday, May 3, 3014.

Sale on the Trail is a 175 mile shopping extravaganza along scenic El Camino Real. The trail stretches from Louisiana Highway Six in Natchitoches to Texas Highway [...]

2014 Natchitoches Fishing Expo

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[ May 3, 2014; 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. ] Prather Coliseum and Chaplin Lake, NSU Campus, Natchitoches, LA May 3, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Raffles/Auctions Professional Fly-Tyers Rod Makers * Boating Art * Food Concessions Pro Casting Instruction, 40 + Fishing Equipment Vendors and Displays
Presentations on: Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing, Adventure Fishing, Fish Senses, Youth Activities, Casting Games and Instruction
Fun for the Entire [...]

Teacher Job Fair May 3rd

Teacher Job Fair

[ May 3, 2014; 8:30 am; ] Rapides Parish School District will have a TEACHER JOB FAIR on Saturday, May 3rd.

Walk from Obesity

[ May 3, 2014; 9:00 am; ] May 3: Walk From Obesity, 9:15 a.m., LSU of Alexandria. The Walk from Obesity is the nation’s largest gathering of individuals affected by obesity. In cities all across the country, those focused on addressing obesity will join forces and walk to raise money for research, education, prevention and treatment of obesity. On-site registration begins at [...]