Category Archives: Events

Neighborhood Watch Meeting in Pineville

[ October 17, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] Pineville Concerned Citizens, Inc. will host a Neighborhood Watch Meeting on Thursday, October 17, 2013 at Main Street Community Center, 708 Main Street, in Pineville, from 6:00 until 7:30 pm. This meeting will be to address the new changes in district lines affecting District 1 and the Lakeside/Wardville communities, formerly in District 2.

Graham Price Strain Lecture Oct. 17th

[ October 17, 2013; ] SHREVEPORT – Barbara Sattler of the University of California at San Francisco will deliver the annual Graham Price Strain Lecture at Northwestern State University’s College of Nursing and Allied Health Thursday, Oct. 17 at the Nursing Education Center at 1800 Line Avenue in Shreveport. A reception will be held at 4:30 p.m. with the lecture [...]

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 [...]

Kathleen Blanco to speak at Women In Business Conference

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[ October 18, 2013; 7:30 am to 2:00 pm. ] Registration is now open for the Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce inaugural Women in Business Conference is set for Friday, October 18th from 7:30am to 2:00pm at the Alexander Fulton Hotel located at 701 Fourth Street in downtown Alexandria. Keynote speakers for the event include Simone Bruni, owner of The Demo Diva Demolition in New Orleans and the Honorable [...]

“Rocking on the Riverbank” Festival in Natchitoches

[ October 18, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University will present the first-ever Rocking on the Riverbank Homecoming Festival in downtown Natchitoches on Friday, Oct. 18.  The event is open to the public and will include musical entertainment by MoJeaux (mojeauxband.com) on the riverbank stage, as well as food vendors, a mechanical bull and other attractions.  This year’s Homecoming [...]

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 [...]

Fairview Baptist Church Presents Ivan Parker

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[ October 18, 2013; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Fairview Baptist Church in Coushatta is proud to present one of America’s most exciting gospel artists, IVAN PARKER on Oct. 18, 2013.

Ivan has taken the country by storm with numerous appearances on national television and guest appearances on the Bill and Gloria Gaither Homecoming Video Series.

Ivan is a  veteran in the Gospel Music Industry.  He [...]

“Some Thoughts About Perfection” Exhibit in Lake Charles

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[ October 18, 2013 to January 4, 2014. ] The City of Lake Charles will host “Some Thoughts about Perfection,” an exhibition by Heather Ryan Kelley, at the Historic City Hall Arts and Cultural Center. The exhibition will open with a meet and greet on Friday, October 18 from 5:30-8pm and will hang through January 4.

Vanitas paintings depict subjects whose presences are fleeting: wealth, [...]

NSU Homecoming Golf Tournament Oct. 18

[ October 18, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES –The Northwestern State University Alumni Association will host the annual Homecoming Golf Scramble Friday, Oct. 18 at Northwestern Hills Golf Course.  The event will begin with lunch at noon, followed by a 1 p.m. tee time for the four-person scramble.

The entre fee is $75 per person or $300 per team, which includes a jambalaya [...]

Oboe recital to be held at Northwestern State Friday

[ October 18, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University faculty member Leah Forsyth will present a recital Friday, Oct. 18 at 5:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited. Those attending the concert should enter campus at the Caspari St. entrance and park on the west side of the A.A. Fredericks Center for Creative [...]