(Pictured: George Rodrigue's "Drew Brees," one of the artworks available in the LPB Art & Travel Auction)
SO MUCH ART - SO LITTLE TIME!
You can still place your bids on your favorite artworks or trips - or buy them on the spot - in the 2012 LPB Art & Travel Auction! Also, place your votes for your favorite artist in "The People's Choice." The artist will win a $500 cash prize and their artwork will be hung in the Governor's Mansion in the month of November.
LESS THAN TWO WEEKS UNTIL ELMO COMES TO LAFAYETTE!
Elmo Makes Music is coming to the CajunDome in Lafayette! Jenny, an enthusiastic new music teacher, arrives on Sesame Street only to discover that her instruments are missing. Jenny’s new Muppet friends quickly come to the rescue and discover ‘instruments’ they never knew existed…rubber duckies, trash can lids and even cookie jars. Elmo and friends teach children that everyone can make and enjoy beautiful music together.
WANT A PREVIEW OF A NEW THOMAS & FRIENDS SPECIAL?
LPB is giving you an opportunity to see the new Thomas & Friends special, Thomas & Friends Blue Mountain Mystery, before it airs on LPB! We will have two free screenings on Sunday, November 4th at 1 and 2:30PM in the Louisiana Art & Science Museum auditorium.
THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT CHRISTMAS!
UNDER THE STREETLAMP WILL BE IN CONCERT IN NEW ORLEANS!
Under the Streetlamp is an electrifying concert of classic hits from the recent leading cast members of the Tony-Award winning musical, Jersey Boys, the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. These four charismatic and uniquely talented singers deliver the sounds of the sixties in an evening of unforgettable entertainment. LPB is giving you the opportunity to see Under the Streetlamp in concert on Wednesday, December 26th at the Mahalia Jackson Theatre in New Orleans! A $75 contribution to Friends of LPB gets you one orchestra seat ticket and a chance to meet these talented young men. The meet and greet starts at 7PM -- the concert is at 8. Go to LPB's website for all the details.
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SHOPLPB WILL INSPIRE & ENTERTAIN!
LPB has more than 250 informational, educational, inspirational and entertaining DVDs and books available on ShopLPB. Our Turning The Tide DVD explores the national crisis unfolding at the mouth of the Mississippi River Delta on Louisiana’s Gulf Coast. Get the award-winning documentary about the history and legends of the Chitimacha tribe - Native Waters: A Chitimacha Recollection is available in the Director's Cut version for $25. Get the Atchafalaya Houseboat DVD for $25 or Gwen Roland's book Atchafalaya Houseboat for $23.
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October 22-28, 2012
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