Category Archives: Events

Saturday Pet Adoption Day Set at Animal Shelter

[ November 2, 2013; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] The city of Alexandria’s Animal Shelter will host a Saturday Pet Adoption Day from 9am to 1pm on Saturday, November 2nd.

“Our animal shelter was created for the sake of public safety and public health where dangerous or diseased animals are humanely dealt with,” Mayor Jacques M. Roy said.  “It has become, however, a place where [...]

Rapides Regional Events – Nov. 2013

[ November 2, 2013 to November 26, 2013. ] Nov. 2:  Breastfeeding Class, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Gallery Room in the Medical Terrace at Rapides Regional Medical Center. Intended for women wanting to breastfeed their infants, this one-day class is taught by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and focuses on advantages, preparation and troubleshooting techniques. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends breastfeeding for your [...]

November Events at TREE House Museum

[ November 2, 2013 to November 30, 2013. ] Nov. 2- King Tut’s Tomb @ 1:00 PM

Nov. 9- Grand Opening of KID TV Exhibit (All Day)

Nov. 9- The Discoveries of Marie Curie @ 1:00 PM

Nov. 16- Pumpkin Carving Workshop @ 9:00-12:00 ($20 Non-Members and $15 Members) (Reservations Required)

Nov. 23- The History of Thanksgiving @ 1:00 PM

Nov. 25-27 & 30- Thanksgiving Crafts (Different Crafts Every [...]

Alice Cooper Returns to Paragon Casino Resort

[ November 2, 2013; ] Marksville, LA – The Master of Shock Rock, Alice Cooper, will perform in Paragon’s Mari Showroom on Saturday, November 2.  Tickets are $35 and may be purchased through Ticketmaster.com, LA 1 and Viola Gift Shops at Paragon or by calling 1-800-946-1946.  Doors are set to open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 8 [...]

NSU to hold Fall Senior Day Nov. 2

[ November 2, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University holds its annual Fall Senior Day Saturday, Nov. 2.

Check in begins at 11:30 a.m. in Magale Recital Hall. The program starts at 12:30 p.m. in the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium.

Events include a student panel to answer questions about student life and a parent panel to cover scholarships, financial aid and campus [...]

Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation Announces LA Fête Louisiane 2013

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[ November 2, 2013; ] On Saturday, November 2, 2013, Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation will host LA Fête Louisiane 2013. LA Fête is the foundation’s annual fundraising event that celebrates Louisiana’s diverse cultural industries and the people who keep our culture alive — chefs, musicians, filmmakers, craft artists, visual artists, preservationists and other cultural producers who give Louisiana its unique identity. “This [...]

2nd Annual Louisiana Native American Art Fest

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[ November 2, 2013; ] Toledo Bend Lake Country – The Second Annual Louisiana Native American Art Fest will be sponsored by the Choctaw-Apache Tribe of Ebarb Saturday, November 2, 2013 at North Toledo Bend State Park in Zwolle beginning at 9:00 a.m.

The culture and talent of many Native American artists from several tribes and locations will be showcased in [...]

Grass Fire Bluegrass Gospel Group Performing

[ November 3, 2013; ] Grass Fire Bluegrass Gospel Group will preform at Heavens Gate Ministries: 286 Camp Livingston Rd. Ball, LA.
Nov.3, 2013 at 3 PM
For more information, call 1-318-992-3122 and ask for Sallie.

Alexandria Christmas Parade Calls for Float Entries

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[ November 4, 2013 to November 30, 2013. ] Alexandria, LA – The Alexandria Mardi Gras Association is calling for float entries for the Christmas de la Louisiane Parade to be held Sunday, December 8, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. This year’s Grand Marshal is Louisiana’s Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne.

This year’s parade will once again line up at the Old Jake’s Building Parking Lot (Behind [...]

Author Kent Wascom to give reading at NSU Tuesday

[ November 5, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES – Author Kent Wascom will present a reading at Northwestern State University Tuesday, Nov. 5 at 7 p.m. in the Fleming Thomas and Jean D’Amato Thomas Reading Room. Wascom is the author of the novel “The Blood of Heaven.” Admission is free and open to the public.

A New Orleans native, Wascom received a bachelor’s [...]