Category Archives: Events

Children in Motion on Exhibition

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[ October 18, 2013 to January 4, 2014. ] The City of Lake Charles will host “Children in Motion” at the Historic City Hall Arts and Cultural Center. All ages are invited to join artist Nancy Melton for a meet and greet during the opening reception on Friday, October 18 from 5:30-8pm. The exhibition will hang through January 4.

Melton’s inspiration for her “Children in [...]

Montessori Educational Center Fundraiser

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[ October 19, 2013; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Alexandria, LA – The Montessori Educational Center (MEC) today announced it will host its 6th Annual Barry Gala Fundraiser Saturday, Oct. 19 at 6:30 p.m. in the Red Cross Building on Bolton Avenue in Alexandria.

There will be a silent auction with a variety of items to bid on, live music by the Red River Jazz [...]

Kiwanis of Vernon 5Kostume Fun Run & Walk

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[ October 26, 2013; ]

Cake Decorating Class at NSU

[ October 9, 2013 to November 13, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES – A beginning cake decorating class will be offered Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education starting Wednesday, Oct. 9. The class will be held on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. in the kitchen on the second floor of the Family and Consumer Sciences Building. The course runs through [...]

NSU Homecoming 2013

[ October 17, 2013 to October 18, 2013. ]

NATCHITOCHES – Homecoming festivities at Northwestern State University are slated for Oct. 18-19 and will feature some new attractions for alumni and friends of all ages.  This year’s theme is “NSU is Forever Young” and will offer events, reunions and a new downtown Rocking on the Riverbank Homecoming Festival.

Events will begin with an Alumni Art [...]

ULM vs. ULL Girls Soccer

[ October 6, 2013; 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. ] ALEXANDRIA, La. – The ULM soccer program will play its Sun Belt Conference home opener at the Johnny Downs Sports Complex on Sunday at 3:00 p.m. against in-state rival UL-Lafayette.

With heavy rain anticipated in Monroe throughout the weekend, the game was moved away from the ULM Sports Complex to protect the field.

ULM (5-7-1, 0-2 SBC) [...]

CM Farms Giveaway!

[ October 5, 2013 to November 14, 2013. ] REGISTER TO WIN FREE TICKETS
CM Farms in Dry Creek, Louisiana
Family fun attractions include farm animals, wagon rides, pumpkin blasting, pig races, giant jumping pillow, barrel train rides, homemade fudge, paintball target range drive, 12 acre corn maze, haunted house attractions, and much more.
The farm is open Fridays 6-11PM and Saturdays 10AM-11PM.  The farm is [...]

Master Farmer University in Alexandria

[ October 24, 2013 to October 25, 2013. ] ALEXANDRIA, La. – The Louisiana Master Farmer program will offer a two-day workshop – called Master Farmer University – at LSU in Alexandria on Oct. 24-25, in which participants will be able to complete the first two of three phases of the program.

“The Master Farmer program allows producers to implement best management practices for all [...]

Set designer steps into the spotlight for “The 39 Steps”

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[ October 2, 2013 to October 13, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES – Johnathan Portier is normally focused on making others look good. But this time Portier is in the spotlight as a member of the cast of “The 39 Steps,” which opens Tuesday night at Northwestern State University.

Northwestern State University Theatre and Dance will perform “The 39 Steps” Oct. 2-4 and Oct. 9-12 at 7:30 [...]

CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini October Events

[ October 1, 2013 to October 31, 2013. ] Tuesday, October 1, MOMMY TALK – a teenage pregnancy education program, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. This fun and informative class is especially designed for the “on the go” teenage expectant mom and her support group/family.  Special emphasis is given to the continuing needs of teenagers such as health and fitness, nutrition, staying in school, [...]