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Story Time and Craft at T.R.E.E. House - Following the Red Bird
June 30, 2018 - June 30, 2018
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Visit the T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum on Saturday, June 30th between 10 am to 2 pm for a story time featuring author Darlene Horbacher. Darlene will also be signing her books! This fun program is included in $5 museum admission. Children under the age of 2 get in free. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. This activity is free with admission to the T.R.E.E. House.  Museum admission is free for T.R.E.E. House members; non-members pay $5 at the ... read more
 
National Macaroni Day at T.R.E.E. House
July 07, 2018 - July 07, 2018
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 1:00 PM

Join the T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum on Saturday, July 7th at 1 PM to make macaroni art to celebrate National Macaroni Day! This fun and creative program is included in $5 museum admission. Children under the age of 2 get in free. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. This activity is free with admission to the T.R.E.E. House.  Museum admission is free for T.R.E.E. House members; non-members pay $5 at the ... read more
 
All About Ice Cream at T.R.E.E. House
July 21, 2018 - July 21, 2018
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 1:00 PM

Join the T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum on Saturday, July 21st at 1 PM to learn about the science of ice cream and enjoy a sweet treat! This fun and educational program is included in $5 museum admission. Children under the age of 2 get in free. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. This activity is free with admission to the T.R.E.E. House.  Museum admission is free for T.R.E.E. House members; non-members pay $5 at the ... read more
 
Pops on the River - Rapides Symphony Orchestra
September 15, 2018 - September 15, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : Alexandria Riverfront Center, Time: 7:30 PM

For its annual Pops on the River concert, the Rapides Symphony will be joined by jazz pianist Willis Deloney and his trio for a great night of cool jazz at the Alexandria Riverfront Center.  This free concert will be held on Saturday, September 15th at 7:30 PM. Table seating (for 10) available for $350 General seating – FREE Note: Pops will be indoors at the Alexandria Riverfront Center this year  Seating is open to the public and reserved tables are available for purchase. For more information about reserved tables, please contact the Symphony office at (318) 442-9709 ... read more
 
Rapides Symphony Orchestra presents Hero/Anti-Hero
October 06, 2018 - October 06, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:30 PM

 Tickets Available Soon! Join Rapides Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, October 6th for the second concert in their 2018 – 2019 Season, Hero/Anti-Hero. The program will include Daugherty’s Dreamachine, Strauss’s Don Juan, and Copland’s Billy the Kid Suite. The concert will feature guest percussionist Gregory Lyons. 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
 
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
 
Story Time and Craft at T.R.E.E. House - The Very Hungry Caterpillar
June 02, 2018 - June 02, 2018
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 1:00 PM

Join the T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum on Saturday, June 2nd at 1:00 PM to read “The Very Hungry Caterpillar”! A fun craft will follow the story! This fun program is included in $5 museum admission. Children under the age of 2 get in free. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. This activity is free with admission to the T.R.E.E. House.  Museum admission is free for T.R.E.E. House members; non-members pay $5 at the ... read more
 
The Muse Teen Improv Camp
July 09, 2018 - July 13, 2018
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

 If you are between the ages of 13 and 21 and have always wanted to learn how to do improv comedy, join Muse Teens for our Muse Teens Improv Summer Camp. Ty Cedars will be guiding teens through a week of improv exercises and games that will help teens learn the art of improvisation. Ty Cedars is an actor and improv performer with City Park Players and Oh Yeah Improv. He also teaches theater, debate and speech at Bolton High School.  This is a FREE week long workshop! But you must register to participate. Space is limited! Click here to ... read more
 
The Muse Sculpture Workshop
June 23, 2018 - June 23, 2018
Event Category: Classes
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Participants between the ages or 13 and 21 will learn various sculpture techniques and create their own 3-Dimensional works or art! This year we will be casting our hands and learning a few other techniques! The cost is $11.53 per person. Click here to register ... read more
 
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