The Louisiana State Museum and and Friends of the Cabildo’s Second Thursday Lecture Series is held on the second Thursday of each month, beginning at 6 p.m. at the New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint. Every month a different topic is explored from Louisiana’s unique history. Programs are free of charge; refreshments courtesy of Friends of the Cabildo. For more information, contact Rachel Strassel at 504.523.3939.
February 8 (NOON PRESENTATION): “Female Carnival Krewes of New Orleans” Dr. Karen Leathem
March 8: “Fests Before the Fest” Dave Thomas & Al Harris
April 12: “LSM New Spanish Exhibit” Robert Freeland
May 10: “Importance of Spain in Colonial Louisiana and Beyond” Robert Freeland