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Not Again? at the Masur Museum
07/2/2014 to 10/11/2014
In a way Not Again?! is a homecoming for Greely Myatt. His second solo exhibition took place at the Masur in 1979. Since then he and the Masur have grown a great deal. Not Again?! is also a fitting metaphor for thinking about Myatt’s studio practice. He is interested in the cyclical nature of life and symbols. Myatt often gives found objects and well worn cultural cues new life while making art. His subject matter varies drastically from a painstakingly realistic depiction of an ice cream cone dropped mid-lick to an esoteric examination of how the Underground Railroad used quilt patterns to communicate in code. As a result viewing this exhibition is like life itself and runs the gamut from humor to tragedy; sometimes simultaneously (if you like ice cream). Specific subject matter aside, Myatt is most interested in communication as the theme within his work. He constructs art much like an author writes a sentence. In a sense, his materials provide a vocabulary and the means of fabrication becomes the punctuation that holds his work together; giving it a particular emphasis or sensibility. His titles often convey specific ideas about a work of art’s intended meaning, but as with most things it is up for debate. When different elements of a particular work of art are examined, things can change.

ARK-LA-MISS Fair
09/20/2014 to 09/28/2014
This year marks the 39th Anniversary of the Ark-La-Miss Fair. The Fair is loaded with things for all ages including agricultural exhibits, midway rides, live entertainment, and a wide selection of food and exhibitors!

Willie's Duck Jam
09/22/2014
This special outdoor concert kicks off at 6:30pm at Willie's Duck Diner.The event is being produced by Bucky Newell who is partners with Willie Robertson in Willie’s Duck Diner. Bucky’s 50’s-70’s rock band, the Reactors, will open the concert. Willie Robertson, Executive Producer of Duck Dynasty, will be joining both bands on stage during this highly anticipated live concert event.

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Outdoor/Sporting Goods Stores
Midtown
H. Mickel Sports
Athletic wear, sporting goods, apparel, footwear, seasonal sports equipment, local high school apparel, and gear.
2106 Forsythe Avenue
Monroe, LA
Tel: (318) 388-2375
North Monroe and Lakeshore Area
TP Outdoors
Family owned hardware and hunting store. Large selection of fishing and hunting gear from guns and ammo to clothing and stands. Shooting range in West Monroe location. Hunting and fishing licenses available.
3000 Breard Street
Monroe, LA
Web: tpoutdoors.com
Tel: (318) 388-3788
Pecanland Mall
The Camouflage Shoppe
Brand name hunting gear and apparel.
4700 Millhaven Road
Monroe, LA
Web: www.camouflageshoppe.com
Tel: (318) 323-8692
West Monroe
Duck Commander Store
The Robertson family, stars of A&E’s hit show Duck Dynasty, recently opened a new store at their facility in West Monroe. Shop for souvenirs from your favorite bearded family like shirts, hats, Phil’s special seasoning, books, duck calls, and more.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 am to 6 pm; Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm
117 Kings Lane
West Monroe, LA 71292
Web: www.duckcommander.com
Tel: 318-387-0588
Green Sports
Sports apparel and equipment for basketball, football, and baseball.
104 Royal Street
West Monroe, LA
Web: www.greensportsusa.com
Tel: (318) 388-3333
Honey Hole Tackle Shop
Complete stock of all fishing equipment and apparel. Fishing tackle and licenses available.
Hours: Mon-Fri 6am-6pm, Sat 6am-5pm
2916 North 7th Street
West Monroe, LA
Web: honeyholetackleshop.com
Tel: (318) 323-8707
S&J Farm and Feed
Hunting gear and Western wear.
1508 Thomas Road
West Monroe, LA
Tel: (318) 388-5858
Toledo Tackle
Toledo Tackle 5129 Cypress Street, West Monroe • (318) 396-3600 www.toledotacklesports.com Fishing focused with hunting and archery gear, Costa Sunglasses. Hunting and fishing licenses available.
Hours: Mon-Sat 9am-6pm
5129 Cypress Street
West Monroe, LA
Web: www.toledotacklesports.com
Tel: (318) 396-3600
TP Outdoors
Family owned hardware and hunting store. Large selection of fishing and hunting gear from guns and ammo to clothing and stands. Shooting range in West Monroe location. Hunting and fishing licenses available.
Hours: Mon-Sat 7:30am-6pm, Sun 12pm-5pm
101 Mill Street
West Monroe, LA
Web: tpoutdoors.com
Tel: (318) 322-4474
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