What:  “Place Based Heritage Education Day” in Lake Arthur, LA


When:  March, April, May or November of each year!


Where:The Ancestral Home’ and ‘In the Public Library




How:  The Schedule

     _______Time of departure from school.


     9:30 a.m.:

Arrival ~ Greetings! ‘Heritage Prayer’!


     9:45 ~ 10:45 a.m.:

Group One ~ “Arthur Avenue Heritage Tour” with Bernadette Monlezun-Pontón, Caretaker of the Ancestral Home built in 1904!


Group Two ~ Walks across the boulevard to the public library

Presentation and Activity ~“My Piece of History” with Renee A. Reina, M.Ed.


     10:45 a.m.:

Lemonade and cookies served!


     11:00 a.m. ~ noon:

Groups One & Two switch!



The vintage Red Ford Truck is always ready for a grand group photo! All Adults invited!


     On to the Park under the Grand Old Oaks!

Your Brown Bag Lunch in our lovely park where Arthur Avenue ends and the water begins!


Group departs for their school having spent a meaningful day in Lake Arthur interweaving faith and heritage! How wonderful and right!