A Mystical Night
That’s what the Women’s Service League of St. Francisville is offering this Friday, February 26, as the present the Seventh Annual Taste of the Felicianas Gala at
At The Mag
Music this Friday at The Magnolia Café is by our favorite local band, The Delta Drifters.
The Readers and Writers Symposium sponsored by the Friends of the Library will be held this Saturday, February 27, but if you didn’t already reserve your spot, you missed out this year. Congratulations to the Friends for putting on another great program that is completely sold out! Look for information on this event to be held at the end of February again next year.
View Art at Art View
St. Francisville Arts for All is presenting a special exhibition on Sunday, February 28, from 2 pm until 4 pm, at Old Market Hall on
There are so many talented people in St. Francisville and
Easter Egg Hun!!!t
On Saturday, March 13, area children and their parents are invited to spend a day at Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site celebrating spring with a Nineteenth-Century Easter Egg Hunt on the grounds of the plantation. Interpretive Ranger Sasha Traña will greet participants and lead the Easter Egg Hunt, which will begin promptly at 1 pm, with participants meeting in the carriage court in front of the plantation Main House. Prizes will be awarded to the children finding the special “Rosedown” Easter Eggs. Following the Hunt, nineteenth-century games will be featured. Participating children are encouraged to bring their own Easter baskets. For more information, call 225-635-3110.
Audubon State Historic Site presents Nature Saturday on March 13. At 10 am and again at noon, visitors can participate in an Animal Discovery program which introduces them to a few of the site’s resident creatures. At 1:30 pm and again at 2:30 pm, visitors will have the opportunity to go on a guided nature walk around the park led by one of the site’s park rangers. There, they will discover the different plants and habitats found within the park. For more information, call 225-635-3739.
Colonial St. Francisville
The art of Donna Kilbourne will be highlighted at the BirdMan Coffee and Books on
Songs & Stories
An exhibit of new works in oil by Lynn Barber Wood opens at The Backwoods Gallery on Tuesday, March 2 at 5 pm. View this new exhibit and visit with
Now in its 39th year, this annual event is the cornerstone of tourism in
The Audubon Pilgrimage runs from Friday, March 19 through Sunday, March 21, and showcases Oakley House at Audubon State Historic Site; Rosedown Plantation State Historic Sites and its lovely gardens; Afton Villa Gardens; the three churches in the Historic District of St. Francisville – Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, United Methodist Church of St. Francisville, and Grace Episcopal Church; and the always popular Rural Homestead where visitors can experience the lifestyle of rural Southerners. An Antique Show & Sale will be held in three historic buildings during the Pilgrimage.
Also featured this year are:
Tickets for the daytime tours are $30 each and are good for all three days of the Pilgrimage. They can be purchased at the
After the daytime tours are over, enjoy
Light Up the Night
Food, drinks and dancing under the stars at
Chamber Music Series
The last in the St. Francisville Symphony Association’s 2009-2010 Chamber Music Series will take place on Saturday, March 27 at 8 pm at Grace Episcopal Church in St. Francisville. This concert will feature the musicians of the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra. Tickets are $20, and children under 18 accompanied by a paying adult will receive free admission. Tickets are available at the Bank of St. Francisville or by calling BRSO at 2255-383-0500.
Our neighbors in East Feliciana invite us to the Jackson Assembly’s 45th Annual Antiques Show and
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