By: Rick Bogren,
BATON ROUGE— As summer heats up in south Louisiana, Burden Museum & Gardens offers many activities to help people enjoy the changing season.
Special summertime events to remember
By: Rick Bogren,
The “Rendez-vous des Cajuns” Cajun Music Radio & TV show Saturday at the Liberty Center at 6 p.m. will feature a performance by Cameron Dupuy & The Cajun Troubadors.
Show starts at 6 p.m. The Liberty opens at 4 p.m.
Tickets are $5.
Starting at 10 a.m. at the Jean Lafitte, children can participate in arts and crafts, all free of charge.
Every Saturday: Savoy Music Center Jam Session from 9 a.m. to noon, information: 457-9563.
The Teen Miss Eunice/Miss Eunice Pageant will be held May 13 at 6 p.m. in the auditorium at Eunice High School.
Admission is $10 and tickets can be purchased from any Junior Auxiliary member or will be available at the door.
The Junior Auxiliary would like to send an open invitation to any past queen of the Miss Eunice Pageant and is requesting a RSVP by emailing Junior Auxiliary at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Junior and senior Academic Curriculum Excellence Lettermen were recognized at Eunice High School’s Academic Excellence program. Principal Mitchell Fontenot added the criteria to meet Academic Lettering requirements.
Fontenot said, “Eunice High School, in conjunction with it’s Academic Curriculum Excellence program (Academics Count at Eunice High School), offers its students the opportunity to earn a letterman jacket in academics.
“In order to qualify for an academic letter, the student must be enrolled in Eunice High School’s Academic Curriculum for Excellence.
Eunice High School named its valedictorians and salutatorian during its Academic Excellence program held April 28. From left, are Richlyn Prather, salutatorian; Katlyn Joubert, Jyhreh Johnson, and Elise Velez, valedictorians. (Photo by Myra Miller)