(April 12, 2008)

Contact: Rick DelaHaya, Centenary News Services, 318.869.5073

Centenary Centennial Showcase Takes Place at Louisiana Boardwalk April 27

SHREVEPORT, La. — Centenary College continues their Centennial Celebration with a fun-filled day at the Louisiana Boardwalk Sunday, April 27 from 2 until 7 p.m.

During the Centennial Showcase, guests will have the opportunity to meet current students, faculty and staff, and learn more about the College. There will be a full schedule of events including performances by the Centenary Choir, Escaped Images Dance Company, and exhibitions by the women's gymnastics team.

Fun-filled events for the entire family will take place all day. Take part in the Future Alumni Parade, Egg Drop, math games, poetry readings and more. Kids can enjoy activities such as face painting, "Brain Works" and much more. Plus visitors will have the opportunity to meet Centenary's newest mascot, "Skeeter" from 3-5 p.m.

This event is free and open to the public. For a full schedule of events visit http://www.centenary.edu/centennial.

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About Centenary College of Louisiana

Centenary College is a private, four-year arts and sciences college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Founded in 1825, it is the oldest chartered liberal arts college west of the Mississippi River and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Centenary is one of 16 colleges and universities constituting the Associated Colleges of the South and is regularly rated as one of the top colleges in the South. In 2008 Centenary College celebrates 100 years in Shreveport and Bossier City.