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Upcoming Events
Warhawk Basketball: ULM v. South Alabama
01/31/2015
Time: Women's Game: tba; Men's Game: 4:00pm Show your school pride and come to the ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum to watch your Warhawks play against the Jaguars. Venue: ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum Address: 4099 Northeast Dr Monroe LA, 71209 Admission Cost: Ticket prices vary; Students get in free with I.D. Phone: 318- 342-1000 Web: www.ulmwarhawks.com

Beginning Stained Glass Workshop for Adults
02/2/2015 to 02/5/2015
This workshop will teach the student how to build a small stained glass panel using the Louis Comfort Tiffany method. Students will learn a brief history of stained glass, pick out a pattern, learn to cut glass, put together a panel using copper foil, and solder their panel. The class will be (4) two-hour sessions, February 2-5 from 5:30pm - 7:30pm. Registration includes stained glass and basic supplies. Space is limited and reservations are required. No prior experience is necessary.

Heart to Home Women's Conference
02/6/2015 to 02/7/2015
The Women of Duck Commander and Christian author Dr. Joneal Kirby are teaming up for inaugural Heart to Home Conference. Conference guests will be entertained and enlightened by a number of guest speakers such as Jana Jackson, John Rosemond, and Tammy Daughtry.

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Mardi Gras in Monroe-West Monroe

 

Join us in Monroe-West Monroe for our 2015 Mardi Gras. The day is full of family fun and Mardi Gras adventures. Below you will find the schedule of events for Saturday, February 7!

Schedule of Events

10:00 am to 4:00 pm - Mardi Gras at the Market
The Downtown RiverMarket will host the first annual "Mardi Gras at the Market" in downtown Monroe with music from Nathan & the Zydeco Cha Chas, family friendly events and great shopping throughout the day!
 
10:30 am - Krewe of Janus Children's Mardi Gras Parade
Complete with beads and floats and Mardi Gras fun at Pecanland Mall's Center Court. Registration begins at 9:30 am and the first 100 participants receive a goody bag!
 
1:00 pm - 9th Annual Krewe of Paws Mardi Gras Pet Parade
See a twist on the traditional Mardi Gras festivities with pets of all sorts in costumes and floats, and of course plenty of beads along their parade route in Antique Alley! If you are interested in entering your pet, please see the registration information on our Calendar of Events Listing Page.

5 pm to 9 pm- Downtown River Jam
Enjoy a musical performance from Danny Lee and Dave, food, and spirits in Bry Park in Downtown Monroe along the parade route.


6 pm - Krewe of Janus Mardi Gras Parade
Join us for Mardi Gras fun in Downtown West Monroe and Monroe as lighted floats and marching bands parade through the Twin Cities.
 


Krewe of Janus Mardi Gras Parade Route
Click HERE to download a route map.

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