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 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.
June 8 @ 6 p.m. | Old U.S. Mint – 400 Esplanade Avenue
Rien Fertel – The One True Barbecue: Fire, Smoke and the Pitmasters Who Cook the Whole Hog
July 13 – Sarah Baird – New Orleans Cocktails
August 10 – Dr. Karen Leathem – Women of Note (New Jazz Exhibit at the New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint)
September 14 – Robert Freeland- The Impact of International Education in New Orleans