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February

February 2016

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Historic District Committee Meeting

Historic District Committee Meeting

The Natchitoches Historic District Committee will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457.

Date: 
Monday, February 1, 2016 - 5:00pm
02/01/2016 - 5:00pm
 
Natchitoches Planning & Zoning Meeting

Natchitoches Planning & Zoning Meeting

Natchitoches Planning and Zoning will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457.

Date: 
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 5:30pm
02/02/2016 - 5:30pm
 
 
Krewe of Excellence Call Meeting

Krewe of Excellence Call Meeting

Located at the Natchitoches Art Center at 716 Second St.

Date: 
Thursday, February 4, 2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
02/04/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
Conscious Discipline

Conscious Discipline

Located at the Natchitoches Arts Center at 716 Second St. 

Date: 
Friday, February 5, 2016 -
9:00am to 3:00pm
02/05/2016 -
9:00am to 3:00pm
 
Krewe of Wag-uns Parade

Krewe of Wag-uns Parade

Registration will take place at Bank of Montgomery located at 814 Washington St. at 3:00pm and line up will begin at 3:45pm.

Registration fee: $5 per child and/or pet. 

Please feel free to bring beads and hard candy* to throw.  *No gum or chocolate candy.

The parade rolls at 4pm starting at Bank of Montgomery and travel down Front Street to Rue Touline turning onto the downtown riverbank

 

Date: 
Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 4:00pm
02/06/2016 - 4:00pm
 
Krewe of Dionysos Mardi Gras Parade

Krewe of Dionysos Mardi Gras Parade

Staging of parade begins at 3:00pm on the parking lot of River South Shopping Center (formerly Cane River Shopping Center) on South Drive. Parade rolls 6:00pm.

Route

  • South Drive to Keyser Avenue
  • Left onto Keyser Avenue to Keyser Avenue Bridge
  • Right onto Jefferson to Front Street to Washington Street
  • Left onto Texas Street to Second Street
  • Left onto Second Street to Church Street (Parade Ends)
Date: 
Saturday, February 6, 2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
02/06/2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
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City Council Meeting

City Council Meeting

The Natchitoches City Council will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457.

Date: 
Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:30pm
02/08/2016 - 5:30pm
 
Mardi Gras Bead Recycling Drive

Mardi Gras Bead Recycling Drive

Tuesday, February 9, 2016
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Natchitoches Main Street Office
781 Front Street


Drop off your unwanted Mardi Gras beads to be reused and recycled! In celebration of Mardi Gras, each person that donates beads will receive a piece of King Cake!
For more information, call (318) 352-2746

Date: 
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 -
8:00am to 4:00pm
02/09/2016 -
8:00am to 4:00pm
 
Sons of Confederate Veterans

Sons of Confederate Veterans

The Sons of Confederate Veterans will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457.

Date: 
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 7:00pm
02/09/2016 - 7:00pm
 
Master Gardeners Meeting

Master Gardeners Meeting

The Natchitoches Master Gardeners will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457.

Date: 
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
02/10/2016 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
 
 
Ice House Training

Ice House Training

Located at the Natchitoches Arts Center at 716 Second St. 

Date: 
Friday, February 12, 2016 -
8:00am to 8:00pm
02/12/2016 -
8:00am to 8:00pm
 
NCHS Track & Field 5K Run

NCHS Track & Field 5K Run

Natchitoches Central High School Track & Field will host a 5K run fundraiser on Saturday, February 13, 2016.

The start and finish line will be at the riverbank stage.

Date: 
Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 2:00pm
02/13/2016 - 2:00pm
 
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NCHS 4th Annual High School Fishing Tournament

NCHS 4th Annual High School Fishing Tournament

NCHS will host its 4th Annual High School Fishing Tournament on the Downtown Riverbank. 

The weigh-in for the event will be at 2:00 p.m.

Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams as well as a Big Bass award.

Launch Time – Safe Daylight

Weigh-In – 2:00 p.m.

**Event should conclude by 4:00 p.m.

Date: 
Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 12:30pm
02/14/2016 - 12:30pm
 
4-H Junior Leaders Meeting

4-H Junior Leaders Meeting

The 4-H Junior Leaders will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457.

Date: 
Monday, February 15, 2016 - 6:00pm
02/15/2016 - 6:00pm
 
Airport Commission Meeting

Airport Commission Meeting

The Airport Commission Meeting will take place at the Natchitoches Regional Airport at 450 Wallenberg Dr.

Date: 
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 5:00pm
02/16/2016 - 5:00pm
 
Bike Natchitoches Meeting

Bike Natchitoches Meeting

Bike Natchitoches will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457.

Date: 
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 5:00pm
02/16/2016 - 5:00pm
 
Cane River Photographic Society Meeting

Cane River Photographic Society Meeting

The Cane River Photographic Society will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457.

Date: 
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 6:00pm
02/17/2016 - 6:00pm
 
Historic District Development Committee Meeting

Historic District Development Committee Meeting

The Natchitoches Historic District Development Committee will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457.

Date: 
Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 10:00am
02/18/2016 - 10:00am
 
 
NYP Wine & Dine

NYP Wine & Dine

The Natchitoches Young Professionals will host the first annual NYP Wine & Dine event on Saturday, February 20, 2016 on the downtown riverbank in Natchitoches.  The event, taking place from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., will feature wine tasting, food samplings, and live music.

 

The NYP Wine & Dine combines elements of wine and taste festivals to bring to Natchitoches a unique culinary experience like no other – a Taste of Natchitoches perfectly paired with a dazzling array of fine wines!  Participants will be able to sample a wide assortment of wines coupled with pairing suggestions provided by local restaurants including The Landing Restaurant & Bar, Lasyone’s, Mama’s Oyster House, Maison Louisiane Catering, and The Mariners. 

 

The event is open to persons age 21 and older.  Proper ID will be required upon entry. Tickets are $50 per person. Ticket cost includes access to the event, wine tasting and food sampling, and a commemorative gift.  Tickets are limited and must be purchased in advance.  Tickets are available online by visiting www.natchitocheschamber.com/events/details/wine-dine-taste-of-natchitoches-56154. Proceeds from the event will be used to further the mission of the Natchitoches Young Professionals.

 

The Natchitoches Young Professionals is an initiative of the Natchitoches Area Chamber of Commerce, dedicated to developing our community’s current and future business leaders. Membership is available to anyone between the ages of 21 and 40 who lives, works, learns or plays in the greater Natchitoches area.  Natchitoches Young Professionals is the place for young professionals to get involved, network with peers and impact the community they call home. For more information, visit www.chambernyp.com, like us on Facebook, and follow on Twitter and Instagram (@ChamberNYP).

Date: 
Saturday, February 20, 2016 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm
02/20/2016 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm
 
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City Council Meeting

City Council Meeting

The Natchitoches City Council will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457.

Date: 
Monday, February 22, 2016 - 5:30pm
02/22/2016 - 5:30pm
 
Teachable Tuesdays

Teachable Tuesdays

A brief class on business and marketing tips.

Topic: Google & SEO from 8-10am

Explore the recent changes in SEO and what you need to do to your website to become or to remain competitive.

Location at the Natchitoches Arts Center @ 716 Second St. 

 

Date: 
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 -
8:00am to 10:00am
02/23/2016 -
8:00am to 10:00am
 
Genealogical Society Meeting

Genealogical Society Meeting

The Genealogical Society will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457.

Date: 
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 7:00pm
02/23/2016 - 7:00pm
 
 
Natchitoches Humane Society Meeting

Natchitoches Humane Society Meeting

The Natchitoches Humane Society will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457.

Date: 
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 5:00pm
02/25/2016 - 5:00pm
 
 
 
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Krewe of Excellence Meeting

Krewe of Excellence Meeting

The Krewe of Excellence will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457 at 5:00pm.

Date: 
Sunday, February 28, 2016 - 5:00pm
02/28/2016 - 5:00pm
 
LSU AgCenter Pesticide Recertification Meeting

LSU AgCenter Pesticide Recertification Meeting

Located at the Natchitoches Art Center at 716 Second St. 

Date: 
Monday, February 29, 2016 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
02/29/2016 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm