Category Archives: Events

Little Cakes Auctioning Off 100,000th Cupcake for Charity

[ January 23, 2014; 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm. ] Celebrate Little Cakes with Big Attitude’s milestone of serving its 100,000th cupcake, Thursday, January 23 at 4120 Jackson Street, Alexandria from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

The 100,000th cupcake will be a giant one that will be auctioned off by Barbara Bonnette to benefit the homeless for the January Business After Ours. Meet the talented team, tour the new venue, and make sure [...]

Parent Education Night Postponed

[ January 23, 2014 to January 30, 2014. ] Montessori Educational Center’s Parent Education Night is postponed from tonight to Thursday Jan. 30 at 6 pm.

Cavanaugh Lecture Series at the AMoA

[ January 24, 2014; ] The first Cavanaugh lecture for this spring features Patrick C. Clinton who will speak about the death of cinema and about how new video technologies promote successful low budget independent filmmaking.

Clinton will be speaking this January 24 at 6 pm in the Alexandria Museum of Art. Clinton, a graduate of Grant High School and a [...]

Men’s Winter Fellowship at Dry Creek Baptist Camp

[ January 25, 2014; ] MEN’S WINTER FELLOWSHIP ~ Saturday, January 25, 2014

Speaker: Robert Dukes of Hineston, LA

Music: Prentiss Miller

Cost: $15 per person

2-5pm activities, singing, testimony, 5pm fried catfish dinner, 6pm worship service

Registration begins:1:30pm  Fellowship Day ends: 7:30pm

Casual dress.  Bring a friend.  To register for this event send $15 per person and a completed Dry Creek Adult Retreat Registration Form.

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Inglewood Farm to Feature Performer Tim Free

[ January 25, 2014; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Inglewood Farm continues our new, expanded Harvest Barn Market this Saturday, January 25th from 9am to 1pm at 6233 Old Baton Rouge Hwy, Alexandria, LA.  Our 2014 New Year’s Resolution is more vendors, more music, more surprises, EVERY Saturday!  The entire community will enjoy Inglewood’s full produce market, farm tour wagon ride and more than [...]

Book Signing for Local Author

MiracleonFifthFloor

[ January 25, 2014; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] Alexandria, LA – With the release of her first book, Miracle on Fifth Floor, Sarah D. Perry has embarked upon a writing venture that has touted her as one of the most read authors in Central Louisiana.

Perry will hold a book signing and reception on Saturday, January 25, 2014, from 2-4 pm at the Arna [...]

Rapides Symphony Orchestra Presents Stained Glass & Strings

[ January 26, 2014; ] (Alexandria, LA)  The Rapides Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Maestro Joshua Zona presents “STAINED GLASS & STRINGS” on Sunday, January 26, 2:30 p.m. in the St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, 626 Fourth Street in downtown Alexandria.

Strings of the RSO will perform the meditative music of Arvo Pärt’s Fratres and Peter Tchaikovsky’s delightful Serenade for Strings.  The Symphony [...]

Help Choose a “Fresh Central” Logo

[ January 27, 2014 8:00 am to January 29, 2014 5:00 pm. ] The Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance (CLEDA) is developing a brand that collectively promotes the local produce grown in Central Louisiana. Based upon the many responses from last month’s survey, we’re moving forward with the following local foods brand: Fresh Central. The next step in developing Fresh Central is determining a logo- and we need [...]

How to Buy a Business Workshop

[ January 28, 2014; 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. February 4, 2014; 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. February 11, 2014; 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] How To Buy A Business Workshop, 6p.m.-7p.m., January 28th, February 4th, February 11th, Red River Bank, 1412 Centre Court, 2nd Floor Training Room, Alexandria, La., Red River Bank and CLEDA’s Business Acceleration System is providing a three-part workshop series for anyone considering buying a business or is in the process of buying a business and would [...]

The Sound Of Music Opens Tonight as Planned

[ January 30, 2014 to February 2, 2014. ] The Sound of Music school performance was cancelled for their opening show this morning. However, the opening show will go on for tonight at 7pm as planned.  Pinevillehigh.tix.com or at the door for tickets.

The award-winning Pineville High Theatre Department is set to come alive with THE SOUND OF MUSIC as the treasured musical takes the [...]