LAKE CHARLES -- Students and faculty of the McNeese State University Department of Visual Arts ceramics program will host a gumbo fundraiser on Friday, Feb. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Shearman Fine Arts Annex Atrium.
NATCHITOCHES -- Poet Katie Bickham will present a poetry reading at Northwestern State University Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 6:30 p.m. in the President’s Room of the Friedman Student Union. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend.
ALEXANDRIA -- The Alexandria Museum of Art will host a family studio art class "Art with Max Papart" on Saturday, Feb. 20, from 1 to 3 p.m.
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LAFAYETTE -- Acclaimed songwriter responsible for countless film scores and numerous stylistically diverse tunes, Randy Newman will perform a concert on Tuesday, March 1, at the Heymann Performing Arts Center in Lafayette.
LAKE CHARLES -- The McNeese State University Department of Performing Arts will present a senior woodwind recital by Matthew Duplantis, of Houma, at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 19, in Tritico Theatre in the Shearman Fine Arts Annex.