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Healthy Living at AMoA - Saturday Morning Qi Gong
June 01, 2019 - August 31, 2019
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
 
Yoga in the Gallery
July 02, 2019 - August 27, 2019
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Yoga in the Gallery • Every Tuesday • ... read more
 
30th Annual Van Gogh Gala
November 02, 2019 - November 02, 2019
Event Category: Festivals
Location : River Oaks Square Arts Center, Time: 7:00 PM

The date is set for the 30th Annual Van Gogh Gala. Prepare to evoke the spirit of van Gogh for this year's theme. Additional details will be announced closer to the date of the event. If you love to don festive costumes, attend live art auctions, and immerse yourself in the culture of a community -- this event is for you! Tickets are $65 and $75 at the door if available. Reserved tables are $750. Sponsored by: Rapides Regional Medical Center & Red River ... read more
 
Yoga For Kids: Healthy Living @AMoA
July 13, 2019 - July 13, 2019
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

 In addition to Yoga in the Gallery, our free Yoga offerings in the Healthy Living @AMoA program to include Yoga for Kids, every Second Saturday in the month. Mom & Dad are welcome to join! All Healthy Living @AMoA programming is sponsored by Rapides Regional Medical ... read more
 
Yoga For Kids: Healthy Living @AMoA
August 10, 2019 - August 10, 2019
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

 In addition to Yoga in the Gallery, our free Yoga offerings in the Healthy Living @AMoA program to include Yoga for Kids, every Second Saturday in the month. Mom & Dad are welcome to join! All Healthy Living @AMoA programming is sponsored by Rapides Regional Medical ... read more
 
Lagniappe Theatre Company presents
July 18, 2019 - July 21, 2019
Event Category: Theater
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:00PM Sunday: 2:30PM

 The final collaboration between Rodgers & Hammerstein was destined to become the world's most beloved musical. When a young nun proves too high-spirited for the religious life, she is dispatched to serve as governess for the seven children of a widowed naval Captain. Her growing rapport with the youngsters, coupled with her generosity of spirit, gradually captures the heart of the stern Captain, and they marry only to come home and have to escape a NAZI invasion. The family's narrow escape over the mountains to Switzerland on the eve of World War II provides one of the most thrilling and ... read more
 
Craft Brews, BBQ, & Blues 7
August 17, 2019 - August 17, 2019
Event Category: Festivals
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

On Saturday, August 17, 2019, Craft Breweries from across Louisiana will be represented in Alexandria, at the Alexandria Museum of Art. Now in its 7th year, AMoA's Craft Brews, BBQ, & Blues invites Louisiana Craft Breweries to compete in Central Louisiana’s original Craft Beer competition in five categories: Dark, Ale, IPA, Specialty, and People's Choice. This craft beer showdown in Central Louisiana will feature popular beers currently available here, as well as some beers never before offered in Alexandria. Guests will sample these great brews and decide where their vote will go, and who will take home the ribbons this ... read more
 
Parent's Night Out at T.R.E.E. House - Spa Night
July 26, 2019 - July 26, 2019
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

  Click here to register online! Leave the kids at TREE House and enjoy a parent’s night out! Parent’s Night Out is open to kids ages 4 to 12. The cost is $20 per child. Leave the kids with TREE House and enjoy a parent’s night out! Dress for mess! We will be making bath bombs, soap, lip gloss and getting our nails painted!   Preregistration is required – only 25 spots ... read more
 
Open Mic Comedy Night at Huckleberry Brewing
July 25, 2019 - July 25, 2019
Event Category: Lectures/Readings
Location : Huckleberry Brewing Company (4724 Sterkx Rd), Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

On the last Thursday of each month, we will be extending our hours to 10pm and will have our regularly scheduled Open Mic Comedy! Hostess Doan Cureington Moran will be joined by a plethora of local comics that are sure to make you laugh! In addition, if comedy is something that you have always wanted to take a shot at, you are more than welcome to sign up and give it a go! If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us or Doan. ... read more
 
Open Mic Comedy Night at Huckleberry Brewing
August 29, 2019 - August 29, 2019
Event Category: Lectures/Readings
Location : Huckleberry Brewing Company (4724 Sterkx Rd), Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

 On the last Thursday of each month, we will be extending our hours to 10pm and will have our regularly scheduled Open Mic Comedy! Hostess Doan Cureington Moran will be joined by a plethora of local comics that are sure to make you laugh! In addition, if comedy is something that you have always wanted to take a shot at, you are more than welcome to sign up and give it a go! If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us or Doan. ... read more
 
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