Events Calendar

August – November 2014

Dr. Mary Manhein, Forensic Anthropologist, discusses cold cases and her life’s work @ the Vidalia Convention Center
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm

Mary Manhein

LSU Professor and author Dr. Mary Manhein, known as the Bone Lady, will discuss some of the cold cases that she has reviewed and solved as well as her life’s work.  She will be sharing stories from her new book, “Bone Remains” on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at the Vidalia Convention Center.  This event is free and open to the public!

Reading & Discussions on Huey P. Long with Georgiann Potts @ Vidalia Library!
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm

Huey P Long

Join Mrs. Georgiann Potts on Thursdays, September 4th, 11th, and 18th at the Vidalia Library at 6:00 p.m. as she leads a reading and discussion about the life and times of Huey P. Long, who was governor and U.S. senator for the state of Louisiana collectively between the years of 1928 and 1935.

Masters of Soul Present: The Greatest Tunes of Motown @ Arcade Theater
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm

masters of soul

Featuring music made famous by record labels including Motown and Stax, Masters of Soul is a celebration of the legendary songs and performers that defined soul music from the Motown Era. Join them as they sing songs and pay tribute to iconic groups such as The Temptations, Martha Reeves & the Vandellas, Diana Ross & the Supremes and more. The show features stylishly costumed, fully choreographed performances of both male and female groups backed by a live band at the Arcade Theater in Ferriday on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. Co-sponsored by Arcade Theater, Concordia Bank & Trust, and Comfort Suites Riverfront.

Christmas Traditions and Holiday Recipes @ the Ferriday Library
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am

Louisiana Christmas

Authors Carol Stubbs and Nancy Rust will be at the Ferriday Library on Thursday, November 7, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. to share Christmas traditions and holiday recipes from their book, “A Louisiana Chirstmas.”