This summer check out these June events in Bossier

Delve into the summer season in Bossier because there are plenty of things to do in June. From art to even exploring a new hobby, don’t waste your time trying to beat the heat inside. Journey out and plan your summer accordingly.

Please Touch The Art: A Show for the Senses

Use each of your senses to discover new art during the Show for the Senses. Meet the artists behind the show and experience each of the pieces by being hands-on during the reception. The show will be up through July 31 so be sure to bring your friends and family for a unique kind of art show.

When: 6 p.m. on June 7

Where: Bossier Arts Council

For more information, go to their Facebook page.

“That’s No Ashtray” A Reader’s Theatre Event

Go watch local playwright Mike Sledge’s story of a family dealing with the tragic loss of their father. Two siblings learn more about unresolved issues and try to resolve conflict. Don’t miss the humorous tale of life after a death. Tickets range from $10-15.

When: 7:30 p.m. on June 8-9

Where: East Bank Theatre

For more information, click here.

Freedom Fest Fridays – Red, White and Blue Night

Each Friday through July 4 enjoy Freedom Fest Fridays at the East Bank District. Get in the patriotic spirit and celebrate as KTBS hosts five special events. Hear the Victory Belles as they take the stage at 5 p.m. Next, rock along to the Van-Dells when they perform at 6:30 p.m.

When: 5 p.m. on June 14

Where: East Bank District

For more information, go to their Facebook page.

Herpetology Workshop

Interested in reptiles and amphibians? Learn more about our slimy friends by attending this workshop. Local speaker and author Micha Petty will teach the workshop. This event is geared toward adults, but tweens and older children are welcome. Live animals will also be a part of the presentation.

When: 9 a.m. on June 15

Where:  Red River Wildlife Refuge

For more information, go to their Facebook page.

Super Hero Summer Film Camp

Need a hero? Bring your third through eighth grader’s creativity to life by signing them up for Super Hero Summer Film Camp. Allow them to explore their creativity and build their own hero or villain. By developing their character they will learn the ins and outs of filmmaking to round out the week by creating their own film. Camp fee is $185 and the price for Robinson Film Center members is $150.

When: 15 p.m. from June 17-21

Where: Bossier Arts Council

For more information, go to their website.

Let’s Talk About: Compete LA

Join the Bossier Chamber of Commerce, the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce, the North Louisiana Economic Partnership and Shreveport-Bossier African American Chamber of Commerce for a special morning program. Hear from Jim Henderson, President of the University of Louisiana System, as he talks about the importance of providing internships for students and supporting existing employees by encouraging them to continue their education. Tickets are $20.

When: 8 a.m. on June 18

Where: Hilton Garden Inn

For more information, go to their website.

Starting & Financing a Small Business and Doing Business with the Government

Have a business you are interested in seeing through? Learn how to determine the feasibility of your idea, sources of funding, business resources and more by attending this session on business development. Seating is limited and you must register to attend.

When: 1:30 p.m. on June 18

Where: Bossier Parish Community College, Building F Room 203

For more information, click here.

John Michael Montgomery at The Stage

What’s better than a night of country music at one of Bossier City’s best music venues? Don’t miss John Michael Montgomery perform older hits as well as new songs from his recent album. Sing along all night long to the songs you remember from a generation of Montgomery’s hits. Tickets are $38 if purchased in advance and $43 on the day of the show.

When: 7 p.m. on June 22

Where: The Stage at SilverStar Smokehouse

For more information, click here.

Bunko Night

Spend your night playing a favorite local game all for a good cause. Play Bunko and raise funds for the Hospice Promise Foundation for CHRISTUS Hospice and Palliative Care Shreveport-Bossier City. There is a $25 entry fee per person. The fee also covers food items and one drink.

When: 6 p.m. on June 26

Where: Chimi V’s

For more information, go to their Facebook page.

Twin City Roller Derby vs. Cajun Rollergirls

Root for your local roller derby stars during the Twin City Roller Derby’s third home game of the season. If you’ve never been, this is a game you won’t want to miss as our home girls are set to battle the Cajun Rollergirls. Tickets are $10 or season tickets are $40.

When: 6 p.m. on June 29

Where: Bossier Civic Center

For more information, go to their website.

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