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Purchase tickets NOW for the Jazz Brunch on March 26, 2023 at  Valverda, the Historic Home.
Tickets are $125 per person.
Purchase tickets on line at BonTemps Tix, by mail, or in person at the Poydras Center. Listen to the
LSU Jazz Ensemble and enjoy food catered by Not Your Mama's of Livonia. The brunch is from 11:00 till 2:00, enjoy a tour of the home from 10:00 till 11:00
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The PCHS is the recipient of the 2022 Emergency Recovery grant provided by the State of Louisiana and administered by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities (LEH)

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The Pointe Coupee Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded by a group of interested local citizens in 1975.  

 

For almost 50 years we have presented history talks,  exhibits, roundtable discussions, educational programs for students and teachers, concerts, plays, films, and many other meaningful community gatherings. We also develop museum collections and place historic markers at sites throughout our parish.

 

In 2012 LSU Press published New Roads and Old Rivers: Louisiana’s Historic Pointe Coupee Parish; Photographs by Richard Sexton; Text by Randy Harelson, with Brian Costello.  The book is in its second printing with 5,000 copies in print.  The Historical Society coordinated the book’s development and raised the funds to pay for research and photography by one of Louisiana’s finest photographers. It is for sale at the Poydras Center.

Thank you to our supporters

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