October 20-22, 2017 ~ LA Creole Annual Conference

CULTURAL KINSHIP (Click here to view full size flyer or click on Conference tab above for details and registration materials) Friday, October 20: Annual Meeting (members only) Saturday, October 21: Annual Conference Sunday, October 22: Laura Plantation Tour Sunday, October 22: Lagniappe – Presentation by Dr. Michael White, Resistance and Redemption in Black New Orleans  
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January 20, 2018 ~ LA Creole Member Meeting

The first General Membership Meeting, a King Cake party, will be held at 1:30PM, Saturday, January 20, 2018 in Room 400 of the Xavier University Library Resource Center.   Our proposed agenda: ·      Hear some especially good news! ·      Meet the new members of the board. ·      Learn about our 2017 accomplishments in summary. ·      See our annual financial accounting….
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December 19-20, 2017 ~ LA Creole Genealogy and History: Development, Resources, and Myths

Explore the topics of genealogy and history in Creole Louisiana in this fascinating two-part lecture series presented by Christophe Landry, Ph.D. Learn about tracking the population and demographics of colonial Louisiana, rise of new identity and culture shaped by Roman Catholicism, the rise of Creole genealogy, and what DNA cannot tell you. WHO: Iberia Parish…
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