Category Archives: Events

Farm to Table Dinner at AMoA

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[ November 16, 2013; ]

Minden Fasching Fifth Season Festival November 16

[ November 16, 2013; ] Minden Fasching Fifth Season Festival November 16
Celebrate all things German at the Minden Fasching Fifth Season Festival.  The party starts on Friday, November 15 with Karnevale rides and fair concessions from 6:00 p.m. until.  On Saturday, November 16th the festivities continue at 9:00 a.m. and end at dark with the illumination of thousands of Christmas [...]

Hoofin’ it For Honduras 5k Run/Walk

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[ November 16, 2013; ] The Hoofin’ it For Honduras 5k Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk is set for Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 at the Hornbeck Walking Trail, at Hornbeck Optimist Club/Ball Field on La. 392 West, 71439. Register online or email tmy.sharp@gmail.com for a registration form.

All proceeds will fund the 2014 First Baptist Church of Hornbeck Honduras Mission Trip. Pre-register through Nov. [...]

LSUA to Hold Private Screening of “12 Years a Slave”

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[ November 17, 2013; ] LSUA to hold private screening of “12 Years a Slave” on Sunday, November 17 at 2:30pm at The Grand Theatre in Alexandria.

Tickets are $30 per person with proceeds going to the MLK Scholarship Fund and the continued restoration of the Epps House: Solomon Northup’s Gateway to Freedom

Tickets are limited.  RSVP to 473-6446

NSU to present tribute to composer Giacomo Meyerbeer

[ November 18, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES – The Mrs. H.D. Dear Sr. and Alice E. Dear School of Creative and Performing Arts at Northwestern State University will present “A Tribute to Giacomo Meyerbeer” Monday, Nov. 18 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited.

The tribute will feature NSU faculty Paul Christopher on cello, Dr. [...]

SAFEALEX Clinic Set Nov. 20-21

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[ November 20, 2013 to November 21, 2013. ] Alexandria’s SafeAlex program, under the direction of Charles F. Smith Jr., will present a two-day clinic, Wednesday, Nov. 20, and Thursday, Nov. 21, at the Central Louisiana Business Incubator, 1501 Wimbledon Boulevard in 
Alexandria.

SafeAlex is designed to enable citizens to become involved in making Alexandria safer through the education, empowerment and actions of the individuals [...]

City of Lake Charles Presents LA Crossroads at CentralSchool

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[ November 20, 2013; ] The City of Lake Charles and Louisiana Crossroads will present an evening with the Savoy Cajun Family Band and Good & Young Family Band in the Ben Mount Auditorium in Central School, Wednesday, November 20 at 7pm.

The Savoy Family Band, which features Marc Savoy, his wife Ann and their two sons, Joel and Wilson, hails [...]

Cultural Cuisine and Potluck Dinner

[ November 20, 2013; ] Call for Cooks to help celebrate International Education Week With the second annual Cultural Cuisine (& Potluck dinner)

November 20, 2013, at 5:30 pm LSUA Magnolia Café

Guest Speaker, Jharna Shingwani, a native of India who will talk about her experience with international foods.

Enjoy ethnic food and free soft drinks under the flags in the Magnolia Café.  [...]

Invitation to the (belated) 300th Birthday Celebration of Denis Diderot

[ November 21, 2013; ] Joyeux 300ème Anniversaire Denis Diderot!

(Happy 300th Birthday Denis Diderot!)

Vous êtes cordialement invité au 300e anniversaire de Denis Diderot le jeudi 21 Novembre à 15:00 dans la Bibliothèque Watson, au Centre de Recherche de Cammie G. Henry à NSU.

(Please join us to celebrate the 300th birthday of Denis Diderot Thursday November 21 3:00 pm Watson Library, [...]

LSU Alexandria Showing Of “Louisiana During World War II” Documentary

[ November 21, 2013; ]

ALEXANDRIA, LA – The central Louisiana premiere of “Louisiana During World War II” will be held Thursday, November 21, at 7:00pm in the Coughlin Hall Auditorium on the campus of LSU Alexandria.

The documentary examines Louisiana’s many contributions to the Allied victory in World War II and how the war affected the state.  It was written [...]