Since 1968, the Society has sponsored an annual one-day Spring Conference featuring well-known speakers on a variety of topics.  In fall 2014, LGHS initiated an annual half-day workshop on folklife and ethnic culture in different sections of the state.  The workshops are held in Baton Rouge at a location that is convenient to the Interstate, hotels, restaurants, and sites of interest.

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  • 2018 Fall Program

    CELEBRATING THE HERITAGE AND CULTURE OF LOUISIANA’S ISLEÑOS
    Saturday, October 6, 2018
    8:45 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Louisiana State Archives
    3851 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70809

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icon-leafPast Workshops

  • 2018 Spring Conference: 65th Anniversary Celebration
  • 2017 Fall Conference: 4th Annual Folk-life Fellow-bration
  • 2017 Spring Conference: “It’s All Relative: Researching Your Family History”
  • 2016 Spring Conference: “Researching Your Family History”
  • 2015 Spring Conference: “Rollin’ on the River”
  • Fall Folklife Fellow-bration: “The Italian Experience in South Louisiana”