Category Archives: Events

LSUA To Hold National Weather Service SKYWARN Class

[ January 13, 2014; 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – Severe weather is a possibility throughout the year in central Louisiana and as a result, it pays to be weather aware in order to stay ahead of rapidly changing conditions.  To help residents prepare for severe storms, LSUA is hosting members of the National Weather Service as they conduct a SKYWARN class.

Members [...]

LSUA Fitness Club Launches this Spring Semester

[ January 15, 2014; 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. January 28, 2014; 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. ] LSUA Fitness Club Powered by CrossFit SouthBank

What is it?

A student led organization being established to promote fitness, community, healthy lifestyles, and longevity! All officers of the club will be student elected!

Who can join?

Any student, faculty, or staff in good standing.

How can I find out more and see if it’s for me?

Save These Dates!

January 15th on “Welcome Back Wednesday” [...]

Pianist Joel Hastings to perform at NSU

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[ January 16, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – Pianist Joel Hastings will perform at Northwestern State University Thursday, Jan. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. The concert is part of the Louisiana Piano Series International. Tickets are $15. Students are admitted free.

Dr. Francis Yang and Dr. Christine Burczyk Allen are the organizers of the Louisiana Piano Series International. Information [...]

Harlem Globetrotters to play at LC

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[ January 16, 2014; ] The Harlem Globetrotters will perform at Louisiana College on Thursday, January 16th at 7pm in H.O. West Fieldhouse.  The Community is invited to attend.  Tickets must be purchased in advance by mail, phone, email, or fax.  All ticketing will be handled by Brian Hill with the Globetrotters.

Download this flyer for ticket information (pdf download).

KANSAS to Perform Benefit Concert for B.A.C.A.® at Paragon Casino Resort

[ January 16, 2014 to January 19, 2014. ] MARKSVILLE, LA – Officials from Paragon Casino Resort are pleased to announce they will host the B.A.C.A.®, (BIKERS AGAINST CHILD ABUSE®.) Conference, January 16 – 19, 2014.  B.A.C.A.®, is an International nonprofit organization whose mission is to help create a safer environment for abused children. Over 800 bikers will gather in Marksville, Louisiana for workshops [...]

Mother, Daughter Retreat at Dry Creek Baptist Camp

[ January 17, 2014 to January 18, 2014. ] MOTHER/DAUGHTER RETREAT ~ January 17-18 2014

Theme: “The Exchange” – Gifts of the heart mothers and daughters can give to each other. This is a weekend for 6th-12th grade girls and their mothers to spend some quality time together and with the Lord.

Speaker: Kathy Nelson of Ruston, LA and her daughters, Katie Garcia and Lisa Stapp

Worship [...]

Inglewood’s New Year’s Resolution Launch

[ January 18, 2014; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Inglewood Farm will launch our new, expanded Harvest Barn Market at New Year’s Resolution Launch on Saturday, January 18th, 2014 from 9 am – 1 pm at the Inglewood Harvest Barn Market at 6233 Old Baton Rouge Highway, Alexandria, Louisiana.

Our 2014 New Year’s Resolution is more vendors, more music, more surprises, more often!  We want [...]

Arbor Day Celebration Set For January 18 At Louisiana State Arboretum

[ January 18, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] VILLE PLATTE – Celebrate Louisiana’s Arbor Day with a day full of activities at the Louisiana State Arboretum on Saturday, January 18, 2013 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.

The tree seedling give-a-way will begin after the opening ceremony at 10 am.  Games, crafts and tree care and planting information will be available throughout the day.  [...]

LSU AgCenter wheat, feed grain grower meeting set for Jan. 23

[ January 23, 2014; ] OPELOUSAS, LA – The LSU AgCenter will hold a meeting on Jan. 23 for farmers growing wheat and feed grains.

The event will be held at the Opelousas Civic Center at 1638 Creswell Lane with registration at 7 a.m. and program starting at 7:45 a.m.

Private pesticide applicator registration renewal will be available for a $25 fee.

“Even [...]

4th Annual Mardi Gras Cluster Dog Show to be held Jan. 23 – 26

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[ January 23, 2014 to January 26, 2014. ] The 4th Annual Mardi Gras Cluster Dog Show held jointly by the Baton Rouge Kennel Club and the Alexandria Kennel Club will be held at the Alexandria Riverfront Center, located at 707 Second Street in downtown Alexandria.  The show dates will be Thursday, January 23 through Sunday, January 26, 2014 with judging starting at 8:00 [...]