Category Archives: Events

Final THINKAlex Community Meeting

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[ August 15, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ] What’s THINKAlex?  THINKAlex is a bold and innovative community-driven initiative focusing on creating effective, longterm, strategies and solutions for transportation, land use, housing, zoning, and a revision of the municipal development code.

This initiative is a significant step forward facilitating a participatory design process fueled by ideas and contributions from the Alexandria community. Since its inception, [...]

Water Aerobics Classes at NSU

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[ August 6, 2013 11:00 am to August 30, 2013 11:00 am. ]

 

A water aerobics class will be offered August 6-30 through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education.  The class will be taught from 11 a.m. until noon each Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday at the Robert Wilson Recreation Complex pool. The fee is $35.

Water aerobics is a workout that consists of simple low-impact exercises executed [...]

Resident Artists take Center Stage at River Oaks’ Resident Artist Exhibit

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[ July 9, 2013 to August 17, 2013. ] Their Resident Artist Exhibit is one of the many highlights that River Oaks Arts Center offers annually – a crowd favorite, the show features works from all artists that rent studio space at the downtown arts center. “What makes it so unique is that we bring out all the talent at the same time – [...]

Martin Foundation Supports AMoA Exhibition Featuring 30 Local Artists

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[ June 28, 2013 to August 24, 2013. ]    Artists Among Us: Faculty & Friends
Exhibition Dates: June 28–August 24, 2013
Friday, June 28, 6-8pm: Opening Reception and Artists’ Panel “How Art Tells the Story of a Community”

Alexandria Museum of Art (AMoA) is pleased to announce the support of the Martin Foundation for the upcoming exhibition, Artists Among Us: Faculty & Friends, which features the [...]

Lobster Dinner For Hope House

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[ August 25, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Lobster Dinner for the Hope House
Sunday, August 25th at 6pm at Tunk’s Cypress Inn
For more information or to buy tickets, call:
Lottie Bash – 318.445.6471 or
Kim at Hope House – 318.487.2061 ext. 211

“Rhythm & Hues” Art Show & Sale

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[ June 4, 2013 to August 24, 2013. ]

NSU Scholarship Auction

[ August 24, 2013; 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

 

Hundreds of exciting items will go for bargain prices on Saturday evening, Aug. 24, as Northwestern State hosts Scholarship Auction 2013 in Prather Coliseum, with proceeds generated from the bi-annual event supporting over 350 NSU student-athletes.

The Scholarship Auction has been held in odd-numbered years, on the Saturday night prior to the kickoff of the Demons’ [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Exhibit- Artist Among Us

[ June 28, 2013 to August 24, 2013. ]  

Jun 28 – Aug 24, 2013 Artists Among Us: Faculty & Friends

Inspired by the creative resources right within our own community and opening a new path for partnership, experimentation, and exchange among arts professors, students, and arts guilds

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Website: www.themuseum.org
Phone: (318) 443-3458