The Northwest Louisiana Master Gardeners and the Piney Hills Master Gardeners will host the 2013 Louisiana Master Gardeners State Conference on Oct. 8-11, at the Sam’s Town Hotel and Casino/Shreveport in Shreveport. “Bloomin’ on the Red” is the theme of this open to the public, four day event. The conference will offer a terrific line-up of speakers along with an intimate look at the Shreveport/Bossier Riverfront.
Clothing brand Eileen Fisher is partnering with specialty stores across the U.S. for its ﬁrst-ever Live Life Local event on Saturday. The event seeks to promote the “shop-local” movement and support small business owners who helped give the Eileen Fisher brand its start. The event will also introduce customers to leadership programs in their communities. The Fashion of Ruston has signed on to participate.
Northern Louisiana Medical Center joins hands with the Northern Louisiana Hospital Auxiliary in preparation of the Auxiliary’s 50th Anniversary celebration to be held March 22.
A gala event is being planned to honor the 94 charter members and the current members of Northern Louisiana Hospital Auxiliary.