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Grandma Pearl's Tea Cakes Grows with Help From Cohab

(from The Shreveport Times)

In early April, just a few months after Grandma Pearl passed away at age 91, I sat at my kitchen table for hours pondering my future without “Mommy,” as I had called her all my life. My mother’s mother and grandmother were Shreveporters and had moved to California around 1921, taking the tea cake as a favorite dessert with them.

With chin in palms and elbows on the table top, I heard “tea cakes” ring loudly in the atmosphere. With just these two words, the depression I had been experiencing lifted immediately. I knew what I was supposed to do....Read More

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Thursday Night Vibes @ Bon Temps

Holiday Brewoga @ Red River Brewing

Christmas at Cohab
Coming Up 

Christmas Cohappy Hour

Thur @ 4pm
The holiday season is full of tradition and festivities and isn't that what CoHappy Hour is truly all about?!  This week we are taking our happy hour to the coziest little nook in town serving the happiest of happy hours (3 for 1 cocktails!) Only here will you find the finest of networking opportunities over perfectly mixed drinks by the talented staff at Superior Steakhouse. Bring your business cards and your coolest work story from the week. If you have a new business idea you want to get unbiased opinion on....THIS IS YOUR CHANCE! We always have a great time, fueling our business growth together through collaboration.

Cohab Holiday Hours


Please be aware the Cohab's administrative office will be closed the following days while we are celebrating the holidays with our friends, family and loved ones.  We hope that you have a warm and festive Christmas and we look forward to beginning a strong new year for 2017 and local small business and entrepreneurs.  As always, Cohab members will still maintain 24/7 access to the space.  


Monday Dec. 26

Thursday Dec. 29

Friday Dec. 30

Happy Holidays from your Cohab Family!
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Black Women in the Arts Brunch 
Over the weekend Mahogany Ensemble Theatre held their 2nd Black Women in the Arts Holiday Brunch. This quarterly event was hosted at Cohab, located in the Red River District in downtown Shreveport. The purpose of this Black Women in the Arts Brunch was to serve as a creative platform for women artists and arts enthusiast of African descent. Attendees enjoyed delicious culinary cuisine, networking, and connecting with dynamic artists throughout Northwest Louisiana. 

Talking Turnips
If you are looking to shop local and send that special someone a gift to say "I really don't care that much," look no further than Talking Turnips. Started by CoHab member Hayden Wallace, this unique local business puts your message on a locally sourced turnip and sends it anywhere in the United States. Don't overthink it---just send a turnip.


Gold Level Supporters 

The Alta and John Franks Foundation

Caddo Parish

The Community Foundation of North Louisiana

The United Way of Northwest Louisiana 

The Grayson Foundation

The Louisiana Business Incubator Association

The City of Shreveport


Silver Level Supporters

Jim Malsch



Bronze Level Supporters

Twisted Root Buger Co.

The Broyles Group

North Louisiana Economic Partnership

Bluebird Broadband Services


Strategy Best

ActionCOACH of Northwest Louisiana

The Shreveport Times

Kean Miller

Heard, McElroy & Vestal



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