Category Archives: Events

Cancer Survivors Day

[ June 6, 2013; 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. ]  

CHRISTUS Cabrini Celebrates Cancer Survivors Day

CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital is joining communities worldwide in honoring cancer survivors with a celebration of life from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., June 6 in the lobby of the Cabrini Cancer Center.  All survivors, caregivers and family members are invited to attend.  Entertainment will be provided and light refreshments [...]

Comedic Duo: The Wayans Brothers

[ June 8, 2013; ]  
Paragon Presents Comedic Duo: The Wayans Brothers
Shawn and Marlon Wayans to Perform Stand-up Show
 

MARKSVILLE, La. – Paragon Casino Resort is excited to announce that comedic duo, Shawn and Marlon Wayans, will perform live in the Mari Showroom on Saturday, June 8. Tickets are $30 and are on sale now.

The Wayans’ family is a household name [...]

Exhibit: Unraveling Time, Creating Space

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[ May 31, 2013 to August 24, 2013. ]  

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A group exhibition of contemporary Native artists explores created spaces transcending time and place. Featuring artists Julie Buffalohead, Erica Lord, James Luna, Jacob Meders, Sarah Sense, Yatika Starr Fields, and Will Wilson, including a new installation by Sarah Sense commissioned for the exhibition of Louisiana landscape photographs woven into bamboo paper [...]

Healthcare Reform Seminar

[ June 4, 2013; 10:00 am; ]  

Join us TUESDAY, June 4th at 10:00am for a seminar at the Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce to learn about how the Healthcare Reform will affect Large Businesses and Employees

Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce

1118 Third Street

Alexandria, LA

April 23, 2013

10:00am-11:30am

Book Signing

[ June 8, 2013; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]  

Author Cheri Taylor Book Signing Event

WHEN: 6/08/13

TIME: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

WHERE: Tamp & Grind Coffee shop, 828 4th Street Alexandria, LA 71301

WHAT: Taylor, a resident of Lamar, IN, will be available to sign copies of her book, The Other Side of Broken.

After nearly twelve years of believing that Mr. Drummer was my knight in shining armor, I [...]

“Pint for a Pint”

[ June 8, 2013; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. June 15, 2013; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. June 22, 2013; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. June 29, 2013; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]  

 

June is National Frozen Yogurt Month, and LifeShare Blood Centers is again partnering with local frozen yogurt shops for their second annual “Pint for a Pint” summer event. LifeShare will be holding mobile blood drives at all area shops to honor the month, and help ensure a consistent blood supply for the summer.

Beginning Saturday, June [...]

National Get Outdoors Day at Kisatchie

[ June 8, 2013; 8:00 am to 11:00 am. ]  

Kisatchie National Forest Celebrates National Get Outdoors Day

Pineville, La. – Kisatchie National Forest will host an event from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 8, 2013, as part of National Get Outdoors Day (GO Day), the fifth annual event to encourage healthy, active outdoor fun. Jennifer Heisey, Natural Resources Specialist, with Kisatchie National Forest, [...]

Free Legal Clinic at Main Library

[ June 13, 2013; 11:00 am; ] Alexandria, Louisiana – The Central Louisiana Pro Bono Project, Inc., will present a Free Legal Clinic on Thursday, June 13, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Main Library of the Rapides Parish Library System (RPL), located at 411 Washington Street in Alexandria, Louisiana.  Local volunteer attorneys will be available to prepare simple [...]

Water Aerobics Class

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[ June 4, 2013 to June 28, 2013. ]  

NATCHITOCHES – A water aerobics class will be offered June 4-28 through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education.  The class will be taught from 11 a.m. until noon Mondays, Wednesdays and Friday at the Robert Wilson Recreation Complex pool. The fee is $35 per session or $95 for all three summer sessions. [...]

NSU Summer Theatre

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[ June 12, 2013 to June 15, 2013. June 19, 2013 to June 22, 2013. July 31, 2013 to August 3, 2013. August 7, 2013 to August 10, 2013. ]  
The Northwestern State Summer Theatre will present “Only in America: A Celebration of American Music” June 12-15 and 19-22 and the mystery “Who Killed the Boss” July 31-Aug. 3 and Aug. 7-10. Both shows will be performed on the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium stage. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and dinner begins at 6 p.m. Tickets [...]