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August 2019

Pour Painting Class

August 23 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Westside Regional Library, 5416 Provine Pl
Alexandria, LA 71303 United States
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Free

Teens and adults, join us to pour an abstract painting with, acrylic paint, in a pouring technique that will create a work of art. Registration required.

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CMN Clay Shoot

August 24 @ 8:00 am
Conference Center on the Greens, 90 Harold Miles Park
Alexandria, LA 71303 United States
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$150 – $600

This year, CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Foundation will host the first of its kind Clay Shoot to benefit CMN. This event will consist of 25 4-person teams competing over a 100-target course. The day will also include games, raffles and prizes. Registration includes goody bags, t-shirts and meals. Shotguns and shells are not provided. Plan to bring at least 4 cases to complete the course.

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3rd Annual Back-2-School Bash

August 24 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Tudor Community Center, Bragg St
Pineville, LA United States
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Free

Families, join the Rapides Parish Library for a lot of games, snacks, and fun! The first 100 elementary kids to arrive will receive free school supplies. Children will meet Cat Boy from PJ Mask. Teens will be entertained with Virtual Reality.

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Cenla Shrine Circus

August 24 @ 10:00 am - August 25 @ 7:00 pm
Rapides Parish Coliseum, 5600 Coliseum Blvd
Alexandria, LA 71303 United States
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Free – $12

With three rings of affordable family fun, “The Shrine Circus” will thrill fans of all ages. Come see the death-defying aerial acts, animal attractions including tigers and elephants. In addition to the performing acts, kids will have the unique opportunity to ride and pet different types of animals. Acts are subject to change.

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Professional Wrestling and Football: A Long History in Louisiana Sports

August 24 @ 2:00 pm
Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame, 800 Front St
Natchitoches, LA 71457 United States
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Free

Please join the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum for a presentation with Louisiana State University of Alexandria professor of history Dr. Christopher Stacey. The lecture will examine the careers of professional wrestler Sylvester “Junkyard Dog” Ritter and football star turned professional wrestler Ernie “The Big Cat” Ladd. Dr. Stacey will discuss the relationship between pro wrestling and professional football in Louisiana and the impacts of these two great athletes to their sports.

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Come Write In

August 27 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Rapides Parish Main Library, 411 Washington St
Alexandria, LA 71301 United States
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Free

Adults, join us to explore tips and techniques in creative writing.

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River Oaks Square Exhibitions

August 30 - September 28
River Oaks Square Arts Center, 1330 2nd St
Alexandria, LA 71301 United States
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Nancy Michael Susaneck presents her show entitled “Our Voices, Our Stories, Our Lives” in the Bolton Davis Gallery. The Gallerie des Amis will feature an exhibition entitled “Salavdo” by resident artist, Rhonda Reap-Curiel. The Stokes-Harris Gallery will feature a special exhibition entitled “The Face Doesn’t Fall Far from the Tree” which features a multitude of local and resident artists: Janet Ahrens, Susan R. Corbyn, Becky O’Neal, Maria Manemann, Tish Fresh, Bridie Rollins, Jodie Rapson, Margie Tate, Elizabeth Morgan and Laura…

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20th Annual Cane River Zydeco Festival

August 30 - August 31
Downtown Natchitoches Natchitoches, LA United States + Google Map

Labor Day weekend is full of good music, fun, and more fun at the 20th Annual Cane River Zydeco Festival! Enjoy live music by DJ Doc Couty, On Point Band, T Broussard & The Zydeco Steppers and more! Take part in a motorcycle poker run, Zydeco dance competition, and more. The festival opens on Friday at 6:00pm and on Saturday at 9:00am.

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Tackle Stroke

August 30 @ 12:00 am

RRMC employees will hand out old-fashioned hand-held fans to raise awareness of the risk factors and signs and symptoms of stroke. RRMC will be at the jamborees being held at Pineville High School, Holy Savior Menard and Tioga High School.

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Buhlow BBQ Bash

August 31 @ 10:00 am
Buhlow Lake, 135 Riverfront St
Pineville, LA 71360 United States
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Free

Join the Exchange Club and the City of Pineville at beautiful Lake Buhlow for Live Music, BBQ Cook-Off, and Food & Art Vendors. Sign up now to participate in the BBQ Cook-Off, as an Art Vendor, or a Food Vendor!

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