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Ione E. Burden Symposium

March 5

Three hundred years after the settlement of Louisiana’s German Coast, our state’s German communities are the subject of this year’s Ione E. Burden Symposium. Speakers from the German-Acadian Coast Historical & Genealogical Society, from the Southern Food & Beverage Museum, and from Evergreen Plantation will speak on aspects of Louisiana culture influenced by its German families. 8 am–3:30 pm, with a “Meet the Speakers” reception to follow. $40; $20 for Friends of the Rural Life Museum; $10 for LSU students—includes lunch and a speakers reception. lsu.edu/rurallife.

4560 Essen Lane
Baton Rouge


March 5