Prairie Acadian Cultural Center of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve

Angelle Bellard, park guide at the Jean Lafitte Prairie Acadian Cultural Center, spoke recently to the Eunice Kiwanis Club about the center and its role preserving the culture that once dominated this area.

Prairie Acadian Cultural Center message is about language

The Prairie Acadian Cultural Center is in its 25th year and from its beginning it has been a place where Cajun-Creole French found a shelter.
On Saturday evenings, the Liberty Theater showcased Cajun and Creole music.
Its emcee for many of those 25 years, Dr. Barry Ancelet, would speak Cajun French in show that was broadcast live over the radio.
Angelle Bellard, park guide at the Jean Lafitte Prairie Acadian Cultural Center, spoke recently to the Eunice Kiwanis Club about the center and its role preserving the culture that once dominated this area.

Chef Huguet to demonstrate crab cake preparation

Executive Chef Jason Huguet of the Steamboat Warehouse in Washington will demonstrate how to prepare his signature crab cakes using Louisiana blue point crab meat at the Prairie Acadian Cultural Center of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve at 4 p.m. Saturday.

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