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April 2021

Virtual Makerspace with David Sproles

April 19 @ 6:00 pm
Free

Are you hurricane-ready? Students age ten and up may Join David Sproles on Facebook at fb.me/rapideslibrary to make a hurricane emergency light. No prior experience is required. Please pre-register to reserve and schedule pick up of your grab-n-go Makerspace kit.

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Cenla Women’s Connection Luncheon

April 21 @ 12:00 pm
Conference Center on the Greens, 90 Harold Miles Park
Alexandria, LA 71303 United States
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$16

Our Speaker, Oujette Cone, will present “Music From the Heart.” As a special feature, Joseph Buzzetta and Kimberly Boyd from the Central Louisiana Homeless Coalition will discuss their programs and services. Invite a friend and join us for a delicious lunch and an inspiration message. We are abiding by CDC guidelines for restaurants to prevent the spread of Covid-19. So wear a mask, social distance of at least six feet and hand washing encouraged.  We will have hand sanitizer as…

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Moana, Jr.

April 22 @ 7:00 pm - May 2 @ 2:30 pm
Lagniappe Theatre, 1906 Gus Kaplan Dr
Alexandria, LA 71303 United States
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$13 – $15

Join Lagniappe Theatre Company for Disney’s “Moana, Jr.”! This thrilling and heartwarming coming-of-age story follows the strong-willed Moana as she sets sail across the Pacific to save her village and discover the truth about her heritage. Moana and the legendary demigod Maui embark on an epic journey of self-discovery and camaraderie as both learn to harness the power that lies within. With empowering messages of bravery and selflessness, “Moana, Jr.” is sure to bring out the hero within each of…

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Leesville Friday Night Spring Concert Series

April 23 @ 6:00 pm
Leesville Polk Outdoor Stage, 109 E. Texas Street
Leesville, LA 71446 United States
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Free

Every Friday night Leesville Polk Outdoor Stage is transformed into a Downtown Music and Food Truck Park featuring performances by Henry Reggans and the Turn Ups on the 9th, Old Man Band on the 16th, the Mike Kuk Show on the 23rd, and Bryan Fontenot on the 30th.

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Save Cenla ASIST Training

April 24 @ 8:00 am - April 25 @ 4:30 pm
Immaculate Conception Church in Dupont, 5765 Hwy. 107 South
Dupont, LA 71329 United States
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Free

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 public. Open to ages 16+. Mental health professionals can receive 12 CEUs after taking this workshop for $60.00 through livingworks.net (a $300 value). Sponsored by…

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Kids Craft @ Main

April 26 @ 6:00 pm
Free

Join Ms. Londa on Facebook at fb.me/rapideslibrary to make Among Us Shrinky-Dink key chains. Please pre-register to reserve and schedule pick up of your grab-n-go kit.

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Hairspray the Musical

April 29 @ 7:30 pm - May 1 @ 12:00 am
Bolton High School Alexandria, LA United States + Google Map

You can’t stop the beat of this 2003 Tony Award-winner for Best Musical, featuring 1960s-style music and based on the 1988 John Waters film. The year is 1962, and plump, big-haired teenager Tracy Turnblad dreams of dancing on the local teenage TV dance program. When she learns a few dance moves from her black friend Seaweed, her wish comes true and she becomes an instant local celebrity. Using her new-found fame, Tracy advocates for racial integration on the show—an uphill…

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Medicare Q&A with Cenla AAA

April 30 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Country Inn & Suites, 2727 Monroe Highway 165
Pineville, LA 71360 United States
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Do you have questions or want to learn more about Medicare? Join train Medicare counselors to discuss your coverage and answer your questions. Three, 90-minute sessions will be offered starting 8:30am, 10:30am and 1:00pm. Bingo will follow each session. Seating is limited; please pre-register. Hosted by the Cenla Area Agency on Aging.

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May 2021

Central Louisiana Dutch Oven Cookers First Saturday Gathering

May 1 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Indian Creek Recreation Area Woodworth, LA United States + Google Map

A delicious day with Dutch oven cooking enthusiasts.

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Free Access Mondays

May 3 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Alexandria Museum of Art, 933 2nd St
Alexandria, LA 71303 United States
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Free

Each first Monday of the month, AMoA is opening the doors to the galleries for those with disabilities and special needs including those on the ASD spectrum, and their families and caregivers. A special interactive station is available for educational stimulation, experimentation with writing and drawing prompts, textures, communication cards to assist in your visit.

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