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July 14, 2017 ~ Bastille Day Wreath Laying

Le Conseil des Sociétés Françaises de La Nouvelle-Orléans Council of French Societies of Greater New Orleans   Will commemorate the French National Holiday, Bastille Day, at our Annual Wreath Laying Ceremony   Statue of Jeanne d’Arc, Decatur Street ~ 10:00 am– Friday , July 14, 2017 ~ Free and open to the public.   The wreath will be…
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June 26, 2017 ~ Meet and Greet with Mark Roudané

 June 26, 2017 ~ 6-8 p.m. Alliance Française de La Nouvelle-Orléans & LA Creole present a Meet and Greet with native New Orleanian educator, historian, and author Mark Roudané, who will help us discover the history of L’Union, the South’s first newspaper for people of color, and la Tribune de la Nouvelle-Orléans, the nation’s first…
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May 15, 2017 ~ Former LA Creole President Honored

Dr. Elizabeth Moore Rhodes, former president and charter member of LA Creole, was recently recognized as a Knight of the Ordre des Palmes Académiques by Mr. Gregor Trumel, the Consul General of France. According to Mr. Trumel,  “With this distinction, the French Republic honors Dr. Rhodes as an ally to francophonie in the United States.”…
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