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Cenla Meditation Group
February 06, 2018 - November 27, 2018
Event Category: Classes
Location : River Oaks Square Arts Center, 2nd floor, Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

 Tuesday 6:30 PM We will meet on the 2nd floor of the Annex Building. Enter from the 2nd St. side of the building. If you arrive after 6:30pm and the doors are locked, press the doorbell to get in. Beginners are welcome. Free to attend. Donations welcome. Free of charge Beginners ... read more
 
Kelli Roberts Band Live at Spirits
November 07, 2018 - November 07, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 7:00 PM

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Healthy Living at AMoA - Saturday Morning Qi Gong
December 02, 2017 - November 24, 2018
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 10:30 AM

 As part of our all new Healthy Living @AMoA programing, we are proud to offer free Qi Gong every Saturday morning in the museum's 3rd Floor Gallery.  Donations are gladly accepeted to help keep it free.  WHAT IS QI GONG? Originating in ancient China roughly four thousand years ago, Qi Gong or Qigong (pronounced Chee Gong, literally “Life Energy Cultivation”) is an ancient system of coordinated body postures and movements combined with deep breathing and meditation. It is a powerful tool used to stimulate good health, spirituality, and a state of calm mindfulness. Qi Gong draws from Chinese medicine, philosophy, ... read more
 
Lagniappe Theatre Company presents Newsies
November 01, 2018 - November 04, 2018
Event Category: Theater
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:00PM Sunday: 2:30PM

 It's time to carry the banner on your stage with Disney's Newsies! Set in turn-of-the century New York City, Newsies is the rousing tale of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a band of teenaged "newsies." When titans of publishing raise distribution prices at the newsboys’ expense, Jack rallies newsies from across the city to strike against the unfair conditions and fight for what's right! Based on the 1992 motion picture and inspired by a true story, Newsies is packed with non-stop thrills and a timeless message, perfect for the whole family and every audience. PURCHASE ... read more
 
Lagniappe Theatre Company presents Cenla Christmas Spectacular
December 08, 2018 - December 08, 2018
Event Category: Holiday
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:00 PM

 The Cenla Christmas Spectacular is back for its eleventh year; ready to bring you the same great yuletide entertainment that you’ve come to expect. Completely home grown here in Cenla. Featuring performing arts organizations from all over Cenla, performances by the Lagniappe Theatre Company, and your two favorite Cajun radio hosts Dirty Coutille and Jean “the Clod” Claude. Don’t miss your chance to have your Christmas Spirit lifted and have your funny bone tickled! Purchase tickets online ... read more
 
Yoga in the Gallery
April 03, 2018 - November 27, 2018
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

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Rapides Symphony Orchestra - A Holiday Spectacular
December 02, 2018 - December 02, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : Guinn Auditorium at Louisiana College, Time: 2:30 PM

 Tickets Available Soon! Rapides Symphony Orchestra returns to its long-time home in Guinn Auditorium on the Louisiana College campus for a concert of holiday favorites with the Louisiana College Chorale. A Holiday Spectacular will be held on Sunday, December 2nd at 2:30 PM. Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for seniors (65+), $10 for students, and $50 for a family (2 adults and up to 4 ... read more
 
Rapides Symphony Orchestra - Rare but Well Done
January 27, 2019 - January 27, 2019
Event Category: Music
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 2:30 PM

 Tickets Available Soon! Join Rapides Symphony Orchestra on Sunday January 27th for Rare but Well Done. The program will include Mendelssohn’s Nocturne for Winds, Milhaud’s Aubade, Mozart’s Rondo in D Major, and Schoenberg’s Verklaerte Nacht. The concert will feature piano soloist Nanette Kaplan Solomon. The concert begins at 2:30 PM at Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for seniors (65+), $10 for students, and $50 for a family (2 adults and up to 4 children). ... read more
 
Brahms 2 - Rapides Symphony Orchestra
March 16, 2019 - March 16, 2019
Event Category: Music
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:30 PM

Tickets Available Soon! Purchase Season Tickets! Join Rapides Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, March 16th for Brahms 2. The concert will feature guest conductor Franz Schottky and the winner of RSO’s Concerto Competition (TBA). The concert begins at 7:30 PM at Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for seniors (65+), $10 for students, and $50 for a family (2 adults and up to 4 ... read more
 
Shadow Sculpting with Hari and Deepti at AMoA
December 01, 2018 - December 01, 2018
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Your opportunity to learn directly from resident artists  Hari and Deepti, who will lead this adult class on sculpting  with light and shadow, as seen in their exhibition Light by the Forest.  Hari and Deepti are a husband and wife art duo who experiment with paper and lights to create schultures with shadows. Their unique style of using light to create and tell stories has been featured by leading design magazine and have been published by Ginko Press and Dance of Paper. Join this art duo to create your own shadow sculpture. All materials are provided. Don’t miss this opportunity ... read more
 
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