Category Archives: Events

Agritourism Workshop Set for July 23 in Zwolle


[ July 23, 2013; ]
A workshop for landowners interested in starting an outdoor recreational business on their property will be held July 23 at the Wildwood Resort in Sabine Parish.
The morning session will start at 9 a.m., and topics will include revenue potential, a Wildwood Resort testimonial, liability and legal considerations, marketing and cost-share assistance programs.

The afternoon session [...]

Cenla Chamber Seminar: “Pay or Play” Requirements Delayed Until 2015

[ July 23, 2013; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] Have questions about the changes in health care and how they will affect you? Wondering if you are compliant? Find out the answers on Tuesday, July 23rd at 10:00am at the Chamber!

Join us at the Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce as Wesley Watkins of UDB Insurance shares his knowledge of how the recent & upcoming healthcare [...]

Fort Polk Combat Support Hospital Hosts Open House

[ July 23, 2013; ] FORT POLK, La. — Fort Polk’s 115th Combat Support Hospital invites the community to attend an open house of its 44-bed treatment facility, which showcases the responsibilities and duties of a Combat Support Hospital. The open house will be held Tuesday, July 23, from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. behind the Mission Training Center.

When touring a 44-bed [...]

Cenla Chamber Seminar: The Visual Side of Media


[ July 24, 2013; 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. ]

Alexandria Lion’s Club Meeting

[ July 24, 2013; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Alexandria Lion’s Club Meeting
Guest Speaker – Wayne Denley of CLEDA on topic of economic development
Wednesday, July 24th from 12pm-1pm
Piccadilly Restaurant, 1400 MacArthur Drive
Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance (CLEDA) has hired longtime financial professional Wayne Denley of Alexandria to boost its efforts to help businesses maintain their position and grow.  Denley will serve as manager of [...]

Race for the Cure Team Captain Kick-Off


[ July 24, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]

Pink Floyd Laser Show & The Spirit of Michael Tribute


[ July 26, 2013 to July 27, 2013. ] Marksville, LA – Paragon Casino Resort is excited to announce that the Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular and the Spirit of Michael: A Live Concert Tribute shows are coming to Paragon on July 26 and July 27. Tickets are $10 for each show and are on sale now at all Ticketmaster locations and Paragon Casino Resort.

After [...]

Hodges Gardens State Park, Florien – Main Garden Tour

[ July 26, 2013; ] July 26th, 10 a.m. Learn about the history of Hodges Gardens during a stroll through the main gardens. The landscapes are breathtaking along with their unique and colorful history. For more information call 800.354.3523 toll free or 586.3523 locally.

Marksville State Historic Site, Marksville – Prehistoric Mound Tour

[ July 27, 2013; 10:00 am to 11:30 am. 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. ] July 27th, 10 a.m. & noon. Site manager, Doyle Jennings, will conduct tours of the prehistoric mounds and demonstrations of the area and daily tasks. The Marksville mound site was an important American Indian ceremonial center over 2,000 years ago, established sometime around 100 B.C. by the Hopewell Indian culture and extended until approximately 430 [...]

Gardening With Native Prairie Plants

[ July 27, 2013; 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] VILLE PLATTE – Join the site horticulturist at the Louisiana State Arboretum in Ville Platte on Saturday, July 27, from 2:00-3:00 p.m., in a program designed to inspire the use of native prairie plants in your landscape.

Whether you are planning to add a few prairie plants to your garden or convert acres into a remnant [...]