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February 2019

River Oaks 35th Anniversary Exhibitions

February 15 - March 30
River Oaks Square Arts Center, 1330 2nd St
Alexandria, LA 71301 United States
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Featuring “Feathers & Fins” by Andrew Jackson Pollack; “What WOOD We Imagine” by Janet Ahrens & Tish Fresh; “Color of Hope” by Carla Guillory, Penny Abraham & Artists from Hope House; and recent works by JoAnne K. Thompson & Student Artists from Matthews Memorial. An opening reception for all four shows is slated for February 15th from 5:00pm-7:00pm.

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Wardrobes and Rings

February 24 @ 3:00 pm
Louisiana College, 1140 College Dr
Pineville, LA 71360 United States
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$10

In “Wardrobes and Rings,” Lewis and Tolkien, as portrayed by British actors David Payne and Gordon Tett, meet for one last visit, tempered by thawing humor, confession, and reconciliation. Payne gives a performance closer to surviving voice recordings from his real-life counterpart, but Tett is the more egocentric and irascible Tolkien.

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Octet Obbligati-Voces8

February 24 @ 7:00 pm
St. James Episcopal Church, 1620 Murray St
Alexandria, LA 71301 United States
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Free

Making their Louisiana debut, the British vocal ensemble VOCES8 comes to Alexandria to perform a concert of sacred and secular works as part of the St. James Concert Series. Sponsored by The McCormick-Smith Fund, Inc.

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Mardi Gras Madness with a Tie-Dye Design

February 26 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
McDonald Branch Library, 1075 Hwy 497
Glenmora, LA 71433 United States
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Free

Families get into the spirit of Mardi Gras and make colorful tie-dye pillowcases, T-shirts or socks to enjoy the whole year!

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Come Write In!

February 26 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Rapides Parish Main Library, 411 Washington St
Alexandria, LA 71301 United States
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Free

Join us to learn, practice, and discuss creative writing techniques.

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Cenla Meditation Group

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
River Oaks Square Arts Center, 1330 2nd St
Alexandria, LA 71301 United States
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Free

The group will meet on the 2nd floor of the Annex Building. Enter from the 2nd Street side of the building. Please press the doorbell if the door is locked. Beginners are welcome.

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LSUA Mardi Gras Parade

February 27 @ 12:00 pm

The parade will roll through the campus from Tom Bowman Road to the Oaks.

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An Evening of Spirituals

February 27 @ 6:30 pm
St. Matthew Baptist Church, 5605 Old Boyce Rd
Boyce, LA 71409 United States
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The St. Matthew Baptist Church Worship and Arts Ministry presents the Alcorn State University Concert Choir, the ASU Men's Chorale and STMBC Praise Dancers for an Evening of Spirituals in honor of Black History Month.

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Art With Heart Mardi Gras Style

February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Rapides Women’s and Children’s Hospital, 501 Medical Center Dr
Alexandria, LA 71301 United States
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$30

Join us for an evening of painting and fun with all proceeds benefitting the American Heart Association. Registration includes paint supplies, light hors d’oeurves and drinks. Space is limited.

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March 2019

Hixson Classic Cars & College Cheerleaders Parade

March 1 @ 4:30 pm
Downtown Alexandria

Grand Marshal Brigadier General Sherian Grace Cadoria, United States Army Retired will lead the parade through Downtown Alexandria down Murray, Fifth, Jackson, Third to St. James Streets.

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