Calendar

Sep
2
Sat
Julie Stewart Photography
Sep 2 – Dec 31 all-day
Nov
4
Sat
Over Here & Over There: Centennial of WWI
Nov 4 2017 – Jan 1 2018 all-day
Nov
29
Wed
Lunchtime Lecture – WWI and West Baton Rouge Soldiers
Nov 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lunchtime Lecture presented by Ellis Gauthier, WWI and West Baton Rouge Soldiers.

Dec
1
Fri
Le Café Français
Dec 1 @ 1:00 pm

Gather with West Baton Rouge Museum Staffers and other members of the Francophone community around the coffee pot for conversations in French, Cajun French, or Creole.  First Friday of every month at 1:00 p.m.

Dec
2
Sat
World War I and America Reading/Discussion Group
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am

Join  history scholars, Dr. Karl Roider and Dr. Paul Paskoff on Saturday mornings to explore the continuing relevance of the war by reading, discussing, and sharing insights into the writings of Americans who experienced it firsthand. This program, organized to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the nation’s entry into the war in 1917 and presented by Library of America with support from the NEH, is a major initiative involving public programs in all fifty states, a traveling exhibition, a multimedia website, and the publication of an unprecedented anthology of writings by Americans who experienced World War I. The project will illuminate the lasting legacies of World War I, and the similarities and differences between past and present.

Dec
3
Sun
Holiday Open House 2017
Dec 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Dec
7
Thu
Lunchtime Lecture – World War I in the Air:  America Joins the Fight
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

 “World War I in the Air:  America Joins the Fight!” presented by Gary Ethridge

Dec
9
Sat
World War I and America Reading/Discussion Group
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am

Join  history scholars, Dr. Karl Roider and Dr. Paul Paskoff on Saturday mornings to explore the continuing relevance of the war by reading, discussing, and sharing insights into the writings of Americans who experienced it firsthand. This program, organized to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the nation’s entry into the war in 1917 and presented by Library of America with support from the NEH, is a major initiative involving public programs in all fifty states, a traveling exhibition, a multimedia website, and the publication of an unprecedented anthology of writings by Americans who experienced World War I. The project will illuminate the lasting legacies of World War I, and the similarities and differences between past and present.

Dec
16
Sat
World War I and America Reading/Discussion Group
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am

Join  history scholars, Dr. Karl Roider and Dr. Paul Paskoff on Saturday mornings to explore the continuing relevance of the war by reading, discussing, and sharing insights into the writings of Americans who experienced it firsthand. This program, organized to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the nation’s entry into the war in 1917 and presented by Library of America with support from the NEH, is a major initiative involving public programs in all fifty states, a traveling exhibition, a multimedia website, and the publication of an unprecedented anthology of writings by Americans who experienced World War I. The project will illuminate the lasting legacies of World War I, and the similarities and differences between past and present.