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Golden Anniversary: Treasures from the Collection
Golden Anniversary: Treasures from the Collection
Aug 18 – Oct 28 all-day
In honor of the West Baton Rouge Museum’s 50th Anniversary, the West Baton Rouge Historical Association is opening the vault to display objects from our collection that document the rich cultural history of our parish.

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Annual West Baton Rouge “Veterans on Parade” 2018 1:30 pm
Annual West Baton Rouge “Veterans on Parade” 2018
Oct 11 @ 1:30 pm
The parade will conclude with a ceremony and reception at the West Baton Rouge Museum. FREE.
Annual Halloween Event 2018 6:00 pm
Annual Halloween Event 2018
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Trick or treat at historic houses, play vintage games, enjoy hauntingly good live music, and more. Come see for yourself what the West Baton Rouge Parish Library and the Museum have in store. FREE
Malaika Favorite: Washboard City
Malaika Favorite: Washboard City
Oct 20 2018 – Jan 20 2019 all-day
Louisiana folk artist Malaika Favorite is known for her creative interpretations of history. In her latest series, Washboard City, scrub-boards are used as a symbol of the hard work, discipline, and determination of black women

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Annual Ethel Claiborne Dameron Lecture Series – Malaika Favorite.  2:30 pm
Annual Ethel Claiborne Dameron Lecture Series – Malaika Favorite. 
Oct 21 @ 2:30 pm
This annual lecture series honors the memory of Ethel Claiborne Dameron, founder of the West Baton Rouge Historical Association and West Baton Rouge Museum. Reception to follow. FREE
Clay Sculpture Workshop with West Baton Rouge artist, Mary Guarisco 9:00 am
Clay Sculpture Workshop with West Baton Rouge artist, Mary Guarisco
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Space is limited. Advanced registration is required by calling 225-336-2422 Ext. 200. FREE.