>Acadian Memorial Festival scheduled for March 14-15
The Acadian Memorial Festival is scheduled for March 14-15 at the Acadian Memorial in St. Martinville. Events will kick off at 6 p.m. March 14 with a showcase of local businesses, music, food and art.
The theme of the event is “Tribute to the Spirit of Acadian Women.” On March 15, events will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will include theater, culture, music, dancing, food, genealogy, lectures, exhibits and a re-enactment of the arrival of the Acadians on the Bayou Teche.
Acadian Memorial Website
FESTIVAL DU MONUMENT ACADIEN
121, rue du Nouveau Marché sud
SAINT-MARTINVILLE, LA 70508
Contacte: Brenda Comeaux Trahan, 337.394.2258 or 2233
St. Martin Parish Cemeteries
by Judy Riffel and Larry Gates
414 pages soft cover
Tombstone inscriptions from the following cemeteries: St. Martin of Tours Catholic, St. Michael’s Protestant, and Methodist, St. Martinville; St. Bernard Catholic and Pentecostal, Breaux Bridge; St. Joseph Catholic, Cecilia; St. Michael the Archangel, Henderson; and cemeteries in the Atchafalaya area. Includes maps and full-name index.
$20.00 (Le Comite’ Members)