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Paleontologist Camp at T.R.E.E. House
July 30, 2019 - August 02, 2019
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Click here to Register Online! Join the T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum for Paleontologist Camp July 30 – August 2.  Camp lasts each day from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Registration is open to kids ages 4 to 12. Get ready for a roaring good time! We will look for fossils, learn about Dinosaurs big and small. If you have a dinosaur lover, this is the camp for them! There is only space for 30 kids, so register today! T.R.E.E. House members pay $80 per camp, and non-members pay $90.  You can also pay a $10 deposit to reserve your spot – ... read more
 
World Explorer Camp at T.R.E.E. House
June 11, 2019 - June 14, 2019
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Click here to Register Online! Join the T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum for World Explorer Camp June 11 – 14.  Camp lasts each day from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Registration is open to kids ages 4 to 12. Participants be traveling the world during this camp! They will learn about the foods, culture and languages of France, Spain, China, and more! There is only space for 30 kids, so register today! T.R.E.E. House members pay $80 per camp, and non-members pay $90.  You can also pay a $10 deposit to reserve your spot – please note this deposit is NOT applied ... read more
 
Frozen Workshop at T.R.E.E. House
July 27, 2019 - July 27, 2019
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

 Kids ages 6 to 12 can participate in this fun Frozen-themed workshop at T.R.E.E. House!  The workshop will take place on Saturday, July 27th from 9 AM to 12 PM. The cost is $20 per child. Space is limited, so preregistration is required. Call (318) 619-9394 to ... read more
 
Junior Engineer Camp at T.R.E.E. House
June 25, 2019 - June 29, 2019
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  Click here to Register Online! Learn how to build a model railroad at T.R.E.E. House’s Junior Engineer Class! The class will run June 25th to 29th from 9AM to 12 PM daily. Participants must be between the ages of 7 and 14. T.R.E.E. House members pay $80 for this class, and non-members pay $90.  Includes T-Shirt! Payment is due upon ... read more
 
City Park Players Summer Theatre Workshop for Kids (grades K - 7)
July 15, 2019 - July 26, 2019
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : Hearn Stage, Kress Theatre, Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

City Park Players’ 2019 Summer Theatre Workshop-for Kids will be held July 15 - 26 from 1 - 5 pm daily at the Kress Theatre in downtown Alexandria.  This theatre camp, directed by Tina Smith, will offer an introduction to theatre for young children entering grades K-7 for only $100 per child.  Students will develop acting skills through theatre games, music, and activities while auditioning, rehearsing, acting and singing.  The two-week long camp will end with a short performance on Friday, July 26 on Hearn Stage at Kress Theatre.  As an added bonus, any Girl Scouts who attend this camp will receive a ... read more
 
Theater Makeup Classes
July 13, 2019 - July 13, 2019
Event Category: Classes
Location : 34 Bolton Avenue Suite 11, Time: 1:00 PM

Theater makeup classes for all classes! Learn the tricks of the trade to create dynamic character makeup believe looks for any ... read more
 
Hallelujah: Tribute to Carole King Fundraiser Concert w/ Octavia
June 15, 2019 - June 15, 2019
Event Category: Music
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Fundraiser Concert to Benefit Alexandria Museum of Art Performance by Octavia, with Nicholas Ford Musical Accompaniment by Michael Sterne, HB Smith, Bud Albright, and Dale Lingenfelter You are invited to the Third Annual Hallelujah Spring concert, benefitting the Alexandria Museum of Art, and held at the St. James Episcopal Church, in Alexandria. This concert is a tribute to Carole King, American composer and singer-songwriter and the most successful female songwriter of the latter half of the 20th century, and will feature a selection of her songs as performed by Octavia, and Nicholas Ford, with musical accompaniment by Michael Sterne, HB ... 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
 
Air National Guard Band of the Southwest's Flight Plan Jazz Ensemble
June 25, 2019 - June 25, 2019
Event Category: Music
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:00 PM

Flight Plan: Jazz Ensemble. The Air National Guard Band of the Southwest is proud to present Flight Plan, the squadron’s dynamic “little big band.” This sleek, vibrant jazz ensemble presents exciting, uplifting music inspiring audiences to increased patriotism. The group also shares stirring accounts of the bravery and self-sacrifice of our expeditionary Airmen serving around the globe. From formal performances in grand auditoriums to casual concerts in the park, Flight Plan is in constant demand. This Performance is FREE to the public! All you need to do is reserve your tickets by clicking here! The high level of talent showcased ... read more
 
Parent's Night Out at T.R.E.E. House - Toy Story!
June 28, 2019 - June 28, 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. We will have Toy Story themed activities and crafts! Woody’s Round-Up ring toss, Buzz’s rocket craft, and make your own Forky! Preregistration is required – only 25 spots ... read more
 
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