Fundraiser / Bill Smith

The Monroe Symphony League (MSL) is hosting its annual spring book room fundraiser this Friday, Mar. 6; and Saturday, Mar. 7; and then again next Friday, Mar. 13; and Saturday, Mar. 14. at their office on 320 N. 4th Street. 

The entrance fee is $2 per adult on the first day only. Remaining dates are free to the public. 

MSL is the philanthropic organization for the Monroe Symphony Orchestra that was created to raise money for music education in Northeast Louisiana. Since its founding, the group has offered several musical opportunities for the community.

The ULM Softball Team is hosting the second annual Hang Out With The Hawks on the evening of  Saturday, January 18 at ULM's Bayou Pointe Event Center. The doors are set to open at 5:30 p.m. with dinner served at 5:45 p.m. The event includes multiple rounds of trivia, a live benefit auction, and several cash games. 

The night will begin by dividing the trivia teams into tables of eight. Then, there will be five games of trivia with prizes given at the end of each round. At the end, the team will host a small auction including exclusive items and ULM merchandise.

The ULM Art Department and Kappa Pi are hosting the annual ULM Holiday Art Sale this week, December 2-6, from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. at Bry Hall on campus. The sale includes a wide variety of hand-crafted art pieces made by the university's students, faculty, and alumni. The selection ranges from Christmas ornaments and stickers to ceramics and paintings.

The Monroe Turkey Trot is an annual race that takes place early Thanksgiving morning to raise money for local charity organizations. Since 2013, the race has grown in size and has become the second largest in the area. This year, all proceeds from the event will be donated to the Northeast Louisiana Food Bank.

Denim and Diamonds: A Fundraiser For St. Jude's

Nov 20, 2019

Local non-profit organization, The WillPower Foundation, is hosting the fundraiser, Denim and Diamonds, on Saturday, Nov. 23 at 7 p.m. There will be live music, silent and live auctions, lots of games, and raffle tickets. All proceeds from the event will be donated to St. Jude's Children Hospital and cancer research.

The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ouachita is hosting their 64th annual Pancake Day at First United Methodist Monroe (FUMC) on Tuesday, November 5. Pancakes will be served all day from 6:30 a.m. - 7 p.m., and all proceeds will be used to support the children in our area. FUMC is located on 3900 Loop Road in Monroe.

The West Monroe-West Ouachita Chamber of Commerce is hosting the Wild Wild West Street Dance this Saturday, November 2, from 7 - 10 p.m. The event is at downtown West Monroe's Alley Park located on Trenton and Natchitoches Street. Tickets are $30 per person or $300 for a whole table.

The Monroe Symphony League (MSL) is hosting its annual book room fundraiser this Saturday, Oct. 5, and Sunday, Oct. 6; then again Friday, Oct. 11, and Saturday, Oct. 12, at the old city bakery on 320 North Fourth Street in Monroe.

The entrance fee is $2 per adult on the first day only. The remaining dates are free to the public.

The Monroe Symphony Orchestra (MSO) is hosting their fundraiser, Feet 'n the Street, on Saturday, September 21st at West Monroe's newest venue, Alley Park on Natchitoches Street in Antique Alley. The fundraiser will be from 3:30-6:30 p.m. and feature local bands, food trucks, wine, beer, and soda to raise money for MSO's public events throughout the year. 

Masur Museum Is Off The Wall

Apr 4, 2019

On Friday, April 12, 2019 we will be celebrating the tenth anniversary of Off the Wall - Monroe's premiere silent art auction and hands down one of the best parties around!