Category Archives: Events

AMoA Events June 2014

[ June 1, 2014 to June 30, 2014. ] EXHIBITS:

Dorothea Lange’s America
Exhibition Dates: June 6–August 23, 2014
Member Preview Reception and Artists’ Panel: Friday, June 6, 2014, 6-8pm
Intimate photographs of people and land by Dorothea Lange (1895-1965) captured pride and resilience in the face of suffering during the Depression-era through the postwar period. Her work raised awareness and brought federal relief to struggling Americans, and [...]

Sci-Port Coming to Rapides Parish Library

[ June 2, 2014; 10:00 am to 11:00 am. 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] Alexandria, Louisiana—Sci-Port: Louisiana Science Center is coming to two locations of the Rapides Parish Library.  The Summer Reading Program theme is “Fizz, Boom, Read”, with Sci-Port providing fun and educational science activities for children of all ages.

The event will be held Monday, June 2, 2014, at the Robertson Branch Library, 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. and the [...]

NSU will offer Art Fundamentals camp

[ June 2, 2014 to June 20, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s School of Creating and Performing Arts/Department of Fine + Graphic Art will host an Art Fundamentals Summer Camp for youngsters age 5-11.  Three sessions with three different themes will be offered.  All sessions run from 1-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and will take place in Room 205 of the Fine Arts Annex. [...]

Registration Open for Lagniappe Theatre Summer Camps

[ June 2, 2014 to June 27, 2014. ] Petite Drama (Ages 3-6) – JUNE 2nd-6th, 9am-12pm – Get ready for your child to explore the endless world of their imagination as every day is filled with wonderful games of movement, acting, storytelling, and living in the land of make-believe.  A class so fun, it’s hard to get your child to leave.  Cost: $125

Showstoppers (Ages 7-11) – [...]

NSU to offer driver education class in June

[ June 2, 2014 to June 30, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a driver education course in June.

The class will be held in South Hall from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The course will include 30 hours of classroom instruction with a minimum of eight hours of driving. A driving schedule will be set once [...]

LSUA to Host Sports Camp

[ June 2, 2014 to June 5, 2014. ] LSUA is hosting a sports camp from June 2-June 5 for boys and girls in grades 3-8. The camp will last from 9:00am-12:00pm each day and the cost is $100.

The total skills camp includes instruction in soccer, basketball, wiffle ball, tennis and rugby. The purpose is to introduce young persons to a variety of sports [...]

Adopt-A-Block Program to Hold Second Annual Backpack Giveaway August 2

[ June 2, 2014 to August 2, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Faith Family Church’s Adopt-A-Block Program will hold its Second Annual Backpack Giveaway on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at the MLK Recreation and Community Center in Natchitoches for students in need. Backpacks will include school supplies such as crayons, rulers, scissors, notebooks, loose leaf paper, pencils, pens, binders, tissue, pencil pouches and folders.

The Backpack [...]

VBS & Soccer Camp at FBC Bunkie

[ June 2, 2014 to June 6, 2014. ] Vacation Bible School will be held at First Baptist Church, Bunkie, next Monday through Friday, June 2-6, 2014, from 8:30 until noon daily.   All children born September 2009 through those just completing 6th grade are invited.

As always, there will be Bible study, singing, games, snacks and fun.

An evening soccer camp is also planned for Monday [...]

Westside Regional Library presents Botanist Dr. Charles Allen

[ June 2, 2014; 5:00 pm; ] Westside Regional Library presents Botanist Dr. Charles Allen
Alexandria, Louisiana—CSU Senior Botanist and retired ULM Professor of Botany, Dr. Charles Allen will give a hands-on presentation of edible and useful plants of the Gulf South, Monday, June 2, 2014, 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m., at Westside Regional Library.  Dr. Allen will offer both dried and fresh samples of [...]

Fun with Music camp to begin June 2 at NSU

[ June 2, 2014 to June 6, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – The School of Creative and Performing Arts at Northwestern State University will sponsor a Fun With Music Camp June 2-6.

Children ages 5-11 can participate in a variety of music experiences including singing, music games, instrumental activities, composing and other creative music activities.

Activities will begin each day at 9 a.m. and continue until noon, [...]