Category Archives: Events

Family Camp at Dry Creek Baptist Camp

[ September 13, 2013 5:00 pm to September 14, 2013 2:00 pm. ] Family Camp at Dry Creek Baptist Camp in Dry Creek, LA
September 13-14
A fun retreat for the whole family.
Cost:  $100/family of 3, $20 for each additional child with a maximum of $160.
Lodging will be in Adult Conference Center
Begins at 5pm Friday.  Ends after lunch on Saturday.
To register or for more information, call (337) 328-7531.

McDonald Branch Library invites youth to a Dance Central 2 party

[ September 14, 2013; 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Alexandria — Teens will compete against each other in an XBOX 360 dance-off at McDonald Branch Library on Saturday, September 14 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Eighteen teenagers have already signed up to participate. For information, contact the McDonald Branch Library at 748-4848.

Visit www.rpl.org to find out more about the Rapides Parish Library. You [...]

2nd Saturday Market

[ June 8, 2013; July 13, 2013; August 10, 2013; September 14, 2013; ]  

 

 

Second Saturday Market

Dates:
Saturday, June 8,  9am-1pm
Saturday, July 13, 9am-1pm
Saturday, August 10, 9am-1pm
Saturday, September 14, 9am-1pm

Description:
Shop hand-made art, specialty products, and the freshest produce from local farmers. Stroll the galleries to view the current exhibitions. Children’s art activity and live music round out this FREE monthly event!

Cost: Free

General Information
Museum address: 933 Second Street, [...]

Cystic Fibrosis Cycle for Life

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[ September 14, 2013; ] Ride today and Add tomorrows!  Join us on Saturday, September 14th in St. Francisville, LA for the 4th Annual Aptalis CF Cycle for Life presented by BJ’s Restaurants.  This year’s ride kicks off at Parker Memorial Park and allows cyclists the opportunity to ride through some of the most picturesque terrain in Louisiana.  Cyclists from [...]

Rapides Symphony Orchestra Presents Pops On The River

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[ September 14, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Alexandria, LA – To open the 2013-14 season, the Rapides Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Maestro Joshua Zona will once again host “POPS ON THE RIVER” on Saturday, September, 14, 7:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Riverfront Convention Center in downtown Alexandria.  This will be the 33rd year that the RSO has hosted the “Pops Concerts” and [...]

The Fab Four (Ultimate Tribute) to the Beatles to Perform at Paragon

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[ September 14, 2013; 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Marksville, La. – Paragon Casino Resort is excited to announce that The Fab Four Ultimate Tribute will perform in the Mari Showroom on Saturday, September 14 at 8pm. Tickets are $15 and are on sale now. Their amazing performance will be hosted by an Ed Sullivan impersonator.
The Fab Four is a tribute band that performs [...]

NSU to observe Constitution Day Today

[ September 17, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University will commemorate Constitution Day with a panel discussion on recent major decisions by the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 6 p.m. Fleming and Jean D’Amato Thomas Reading Room on the Second Floor of Watson Library. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend and ask questions.

Panelists are [...]

TLC to open “Dearly Beloved”

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[ September 19, 2013 to September 29, 2013. ] Theatre Louisiana College opens their fall season with “Dearly Beloved” a comedy by Jessie Jones. The show will open Thursday, September 19th and run through the 29th. Evening shows will start at 7pm and  Sunday Matinees at 2pm.
Ticket prices:  Adults: $15 & Senior Citizens and Students: $10

Contact the Martin Performing Arts Center on the Louisiana [...]

Keep Louisiana Beautiful to Host Annual Conference in Baton Rouge

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[ September 19, 2013 to September 20, 2013. ] BATON ROUGE, La. — Keep Louisiana Beautiful (KLB), the state’s non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to litter prevention and waste reduction, invites the public to attend its Annual Conference, which will be held in downtown Baton Rouge at the Kean Miller Law Firm Conference Center on Thursday, Sept. 19, and Friday, Sept 20, 2013. The theme [...]

“Shrek The Musical” Opens Sept. 19th

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[ September 19, 2013 to September 29, 2013. ] Join Shrek and his loyal steed Donkey as they set out on a quest to rescue the beautiful, if slightly temperamental, Princess Fiona.  Based on the blockbuster film version by Dreamworks, this new musical is a huge hit!  Fun for Preschool children all the way to great grandparents!  Starring Ross Schexnayder as the Ogre himself at the [...]