Category Archives: Events

Evening with Educators at AMOA


[ September 10, 2013; 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] Tuesday, September 10th from 5pm-7pm

“Evenings with Educators” provides a relaxing, fun environment for teachers to mingle and create while they learn. The Alexandria Museum of Art is here to aid teahers as they move into Common Core Curriculum with Common Core lesson plans, activities, and tours that will stimulate critical thinking skills necessary for student [...]

Book Sale At LSUA

[ September 10, 2013 to September 11, 2013. November 12, 2013 to November 13, 2013. ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – The Friends of the James C. Bolton Library are preparing to host the first of two book sales in the upcoming weeks.

The first book sale is set for September 10-11 and the second will be held November 12-13.

The proceeds from the book sale go toward the purchase of library materials, equipment, and [...]

Vernon Parish Chamber of Commerce Luncheon


[ September 11, 2013; 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. ]

Beef, forage field day set for Sept. 12 in Alexandria


[ September 12, 2013; ]


A beef cattle and forage field day will be held Sept. 12 at the LSU AgCenter Dean Lee Research Station and Extension Center on U.S. Highway 71 south of Alexandria.  The program will begin with registration at 3 p.m. and start with the following field tours:

– Nutrient runoff from winter pastures.

– Utilizing different planting methods [...]

Free 10-week workshop at CLTCC


[ September 12, 2013; 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Alexandria, La. – There’s more than just cool weather on the way for CENLA this fall. The Central Louisiana Technical Community College (CLTCC), together with the Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance (CLEDA) is excited to launch a new, free workshop across six of CLTCC’s campuses.

Beginning this September, Lean Launchpad – a 10-session business workshop based [...]

Pineville poet reading at AMoA Sept 12th


[ September 12, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] Mutability
Poetry Reading by Jeannette Barnes
LSUA Cavanaugh Lecture Series presented by Alexandria Museum of Art
Thursday, September 12, 6:00-7:30pm
FREE & open to the public!
Poet Jeannette Barnes will be reading from her new book, Change, reflecting on the theme of mutability. Multiple literary prize winner Jeannette Barnes lives in Pineville, Louisiana. She was born in New England, grew [...]

Hunter Safety Program at Kees Park


[ September 12, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. September 13, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. September 14, 2013; 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]

‘Clue the Musical’ takes stage as Showboat Theatre reopens


[ September 12, 2013 to September 28, 2013. ] Fort Polk’s Community Recreation Division announces a grand reopening of the Showboat Theatre Sept. 12 at 1 p.m. A ribbon cutting will be held in the parking lot followed by refreshments and a tour of the renovated facility. In conjunction with the opening, Showboat hosts its fall production, “Clue the Musical.”
The internationally popular game “Clue,” [...]

Ceramics Class at NSU

[ September 12, 2013 to November 14, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES –Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a beginning ceramics class, Playing in the Mud, starting Thursday, Sept. 12. The class will be taught on Thursday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. in Room 113 of the Fine Arts Annex until Nov. 14.

The fee for the class is $125 plus [...]

Cenla PRAL offers “Lunch & Learn”


[ September 13, 2013; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Public Relations Association of Louisiana (PRAL), Cenla Chapter, will hold their regular meeting and a “Lunch & Learn” on Friday, September 13 at noon at the Granberry Conference Center on the campus of Louisiana College. Mary Bourg Chauvin of the Etiquette Center of the South will be presenting “Putting Your Best PR Foot Forward.”

Mary will [...]