Upcoming Events

Dec. 1

11 a.m. until noon and 4:30 until 6 p.m. Ribbon cutting ceremony (11:30 a.m.) and open house at The Courtyard, 109 Pearl St., Minden.

6 p.m. Blockbuster Movie Night at Webster Parish Library – Minden Main Branch. Under 13 must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Food is allowed, complimentary popcorn and soda.

Dec. 2

7 p.m. Grinch Bingo at CAC Building, Springhill. Benefits LaMa Animal Rescue.

Dec. 2 & 3

6 p.m. “From Humbug to Hallelujah,” A musical comedy that presents the tale of Ebenezer Scrooge – with a twist. Eastside Missionary Baptist Church, Minden, La. For information, call 318-286-1259 or 318-377-2528.

Dec. 3

10 a.m. until dark. Sarepta Christmas Festival will be held December 3 from 11 a.m. until dark. There will be live music, food and craft vendors, a 5K run, treasure hunt, pictures with Santa and more! A fireworks show will take place at dark. The Christmas Festival will be at the Sarepta Park and Community Building on Vine Street.

Dec. 6

6 until 7:30 p.m. Webster Parish Library. Meriwether Wealth and Planning will present a community education seminar “No, It’s a Scam!” Learn about the latest scams and schemes targeting Webster Parish residents. Presenters Jason Parker, Webster Parish Sheriff and Tracy L. Campbell, financial advisor for Meriwether W&P. No cost to attend but pre-registration is required. Seating limited to 35. RSVP 318-377-1803. Refreshments will be provided as well as important take-home information.

Dec. 8

4:30 until 6:30 p.m. Chamber Connect after hours networking event, Huffman Manor Inn/Event Center, 1114 Broadway, Minden.

Dec. 8 and 9

Living Word presents an Active Shooter training. Free and open to the public

Dec. 15

6 p.m. Retirement reception for Dr. Earl Meador, NLTCC Minden Campus.

Dec. 16

5:30 p.m. Tree Lighting Ceremony, Minden Civic Center.

6 until 9 p.m. Holiday Trail of Lights Hayride. Minden Courthouse (free).

6 p.m. Rehab Reindeer 5K Run.

Dec. 17

9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Festive Christmas Brunch, Geaux Fresh.

9 until 11 a.m. Brunch at Habacu’s

10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Hot Chocolate and Coffee, The Broken Bean.

10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Keepsake ornament making for adults at Dorcheat Museum. Christmas movies and refreshments.

10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Reindeer Games Children’s Area downtown Minden. Bounce houses, pony rides and more.

10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Presents on Pearl (street). Arts and crafts vendors.

11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus at Logan McConathy State Farm Agency.

Noon until 3 p.m. Kids ornament crafting at City Art Works (Free).

Noon until 3 p.m. Kids Face Painting & Smores at The Courtyard (Free).

1 until 2 p.m. Storytime, music and games with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Webster Parish Library Stewart Center (Free).

2 until 4 p.m. photos with Rudolph and Friends, Jacqueline Park.

4 p.m. Christmas Parade, downtown Minden.

5:30 p.m. Parade awards at Minden Civic Center.

6 p.m. Fireworks Show.

6:30 p.m. Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer Movie in Miller Quarters Park. Bring a quilt or chair. 

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