The Muse Teen Summer Solstice Ball

Alexandria Museum of Art 933 2nd St, Alexandria, LA, United States

Teens celebrate summer during this costume ball in the museum galleries. Costumes will reflect what summer means to you! This is an event for teens between the ages of 13 and 19. Registration is required.

Free

Cenla Genealogical Society

Louisiana History Museum 503 Washington St, Alexandria, LA, United States

Cathy Lemoine Sturgell, an Avoyelles descendent who lives in Tennessee, has delved into French and Canadian documents, placing particular emphasis on Avoyelles Parish. Grab your notebooks and come with questions!

City of Alexandria Back to School Bash

Edward G. Ned Randolph Riverfront Center 707 2nd St, Alexandria, LA, United States

The City of Alexandria’s annual Back to School Bash Supply Giveaway will be an event you will not want to miss! All Rapides Parish School District students between Kindergarten and 12th grade are invited! The student must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. This year, the City expects to serve approximately 1,000 students, while […]

Free

Cenla Author’s Club Meeting

Westside Regional Library 5416 Provine Pl, Alexandria, LA, United States

Jack Townsend rose to internet notoriety when his series of horror-comedy short stories collectively known as “Tales from the Gas Station” received the award for “Best Series of 2017”. His stories have been translated into six languages and have appeared in podcasts, books, viral creepy pastas, and people’s dreams all over the world.

Free

Mud Riding Nationals

Rapides Parish Coliseum 5600 Coliseum Blvd, Alexandria, LA, United States

Get ready, Cenla! Do not miss the return of the Mud Racing Nationals inside the Rapides Parish Coliseum! Trucks, ATVs, UTVs in several classes! Entries are limited to only 16 in each class! Truck tractor tire division limited to 8 and they race only on Saturday night! Special VIP Tickets get the best seats, admission […]

$15

5th Annual Backpack Giveaway

Walker Kia 1515 Dorchester Dr, Alexandria, LA, United States

Join Walker Automotive as they kick off the back-to-school season with their annual backpack giveaway.

Free

Slavery to Solider

Fort Randolph State Historic Site

Did you know that approximately 198,000 men served in the United States colored Troops during the Civil War? Another 20,000 served in the Navy. More black Civil War soldiers came from Louisiana than any other state. Come hear their stories from historian Jerilyn Lee. She will present “The Black Soldier in America’s Civil War: A […]

Free

Save Cenla ASIST Training

Pineville Park Baptist Church 2455 Highway 28 E, Pineville, LA, United States

Suicide and mental health issues are a growing concern, especially in these trying times. Suicide is preventable. Anyone can make a difference. Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is an evidence-based, two-day workshop in suicide prevention skills helps participants learn and practice a life-saving intervention model that is widely used by professionals and the general […]

Free