Free First Sunday Book Talk

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Sunday, December 3rd 2023 - Monday, December 4th 2023
1:30 P.M.
All Ages

The museum will be open 1-4 P.M. for Free First Sunday


Historian and author, Dr. Elista Istre, invites the community to a book talk and signing event at Louisiana's Old State Capitol on Sunday, December 3, at 1:30 p.m.

A Lafayette native and cultural heritage champion, Dr. Istre's dedication to preserving and sharing the diverse heritage of Cajuns, French Creoles, and Spanish Isleños spans over two decades. An avid traveler and founder of Belle Heritage™, she brings a unique perspective to her work.

Featured Book: "Josette and Friends Cook a Gumbo"

Explore Dr. Istre's first children's book, a heartwarming tale that celebrates diversity, friendship, and the joy of cooking. Perfect for young readers and the young at heart!

Don't miss this chance to meet Dr. Elista Istre, hear her insights, and get your copy of "Josette and Friends Cook a Gumbo" personally signed.