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This is Home - Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers
April 10, 2019 - April 10, 2019
Event Category: Movies
Location : The Hearn Stage, Time: 7:00 PM

  Click to purchase tickets online!  Join The Arts Council of Central Louisiana on Wednesday, April 10th for a screening of This is Home. This film is part of the 2018 – 2019 Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers. Q & A with director Alexandra Shiva will follow the screening. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students.     About the film:     Only twenty-one thousand Syrian refugees out of five million have been accepted into the United States since 2011. This Is Home follows four families sent to resettle in Baltimore in 2016. They have just eight months to find jobs, ... read more
 
Train Day at T.R.E.E. House
November 03, 2018 - November 03, 2018
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Celebrating National Model Railroad Month, join us for Train Day from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Saturday, November 3rd! Many sizes and scales will be set up for your enjoyment, and there will be knowledgeable volunteers available to answer questions you might have about model railroading! Train Day is included in $5 admission to the museum. Children under the age of 2 get in free. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Children must be supervised at all times while at the museum. If you have any questions, call ... read more
 
National Sandwich Day at T.R.E.E. House
November 03, 2018 - November 03, 2018
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 1:00 PM

Visit the T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum on Saturday, November 3rd at 1 PM as we learn the history of the sandwich and make our own! 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
 
Arts Council of Central Louisiana presents Gina Chavez
November 09, 2018 - November 09, 2018
Event Category: Music
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:30PM

  Click here to purchase tickets! A multi-ethnic Latin pop songstress, Gina Chavez is a 10-time Austin Music Award winner. Her bilingual record, Up.Rooted, topped both the Amazon and Latin iTunes charts following a feature on NPR’s All Things Considered and has been hailed by The Boston Globe, USA Today, and Texas Monthly. Her Tiny Desk concert made NPR’s top 15 of 2015. Fresh off a 10-country tour as a cultural ambassador with the U.S. State Department, Chavez’s passionate collection of bilingual songs take audiences on a journey through the Americas, blending the sounds and rhythms of the region with tension and ... read more
 
Turkey in Disguise at T.R.E.E. House
November 20, 2018 - November 20, 2018
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

 Visit T.R.E.E. House on Tuesday, November 20th to help Tom Turkey with his disguise! We have the supplies, all you need is your imagination! Tom Turkey needs a disguise so that he doesn’t end up a Thanksgiving meal! Use craft supplies to create your turkey’s disguise!   Program is included in $5 admission. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent. 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 door. ... read more
 
Story Time and Craft at T.R.E.E. House - Stone Soup
November 24, 2018 - November 24, 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, November 24th at 1 PM as we read “Stone Soup” and do a fun craft! 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
 
Arts Council of Central Louisiana presents Circque-Tacular's Shimmer
November 29, 2018 - November 29, 2018
Event Category: Holiday
Location : Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, Time: 7:00 PM

Click here to purchase tickets!   If you enjoyed Cirque-tacular’s performance of Snowkus Pocus last year, you will love Shimmer – A Winter Cirque Reverie! Journey to a shimmering winter wonderland of circus spectacle and derring-do! Marvel at the bendy ballerina in her glistening snow globe. Find yourself aglow as the aerial snow ballet mesmerizes your senses. Astonishing acrobatics, dazzling specialty acts, and glittering costumes abound in a warm and whimsical world the whole family will enjoy! This incredible event will take place at Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center during the first night of AlexWinter Fête (Thursday, November 29th)! More information ... read more
 
Girl Scout Sleepover at T.R.E.E. House
November 03, 2018 - November 03, 2018
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM

Click Here to Register Online!  Join the T.R.E.E. House for a special Girl Scouts Sleepover in the Museum on Friday, November 3rd from 7:00 PM to 7:00 AM on Saturday, November 4th! $25 registration fee includes pizza, snacks, crafts, and activities.   Girl Scouts only, no tagalongs. One adult chaperone per troop. $25 per scout (adults free). All Daisies must be accompanied by an adult. Girl Scouts should bring: *Sleeping bag and pillow *Toiletries *No electronics/gum   Preregistration is required by October ... read more
 
Boy Scout Sleepover at T.R.E.E. House
January 11, 2019 - January 11, 2019
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM

Click Here to Register Online!  Join us at TREE House for a Boy Scout sleepover! All ages welcome. $25 per scout. One adult chaperone per troop. Includes: Pizza, snacks, crafts and activities Please bring: Sleeping bag and pillow toiletries Boy Scout approved pinewood derby car kit (available at hobby lobby) No electronics/gum We will be working on: Railroading Merit Badge Adventures in Science journey Knot Tying Pinewood Derby Workshop Pre-registration is required by Jan 4, 2019 Register by calling TREE House (318) ... read more
 
Girl Scout Sleepover at T.R.E.E. House - STEMtastic!
November 03, 2018 - November 03, 2018
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM

Girl Scout Sleepover in the Museum: Girls Rule the Galaxy! Please bring sleeping bag/pillow and toiletries. No electronics or gum. Must have one adult chaperone per troop and all Daisies must be accompanied by an adult. This event is open to Daisies through Juniors. Costs $25. Deadline to register is October 12. Please contact the T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum to register. Contact: Shanna Hartman - 318-619-9394 or kidstreehouse@bellsouth.net Click here to register ... read more
 
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