Practice French at the Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center, Thibodaux, Louisiana

The lives of the Acadians (Cajuns) and others whose travels brought them to Louisiana’s bayous are featured at the Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center in Thibodaux.

Every Tuesday (except Mardi Gras on Tuesday, February 21st) Cercle Francophone invites you to come pass a good time speaking French (Cajun or otherwise) at the Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm. The Center is located at 314 St. Mary Street in Thibodaux. If you don’t speak French, come along to watch linguistic history in action.

There will be a presentation every Tuesday in March on a different French-speaking region. Other activities will take place, as well, such as tasting French-style king cake, bingo in French, presentations on various French regions and, of course, some French conversation. The Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center has regularly scheduled programs and special events featuring the lives of the Acadians (Cajuns) and others whose travels brought them to Louisiana’s bayous.

A partir du mardi dernier, le Cercle francophone aura lieu de 5h30 à 6h55 chaque mardi ce printemps à 314 St. Mary Street, Thibodaux, Au Centre Acadien de Thibodaux.

Nous pensons faire de diverses activités telles que la dégustation de la galette des rois, le Bingo en français,les présentations sur de diverses régions francophones, et bien sur, d
e la conversation en français.

Soyez les bienvenues et venez nombreux!

Chaque mardi en mars sera consacré à une présentation sur une région ou un pays francophones.

Located only 5 minutes from the Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center is Naquin’s Bed and Breakfast. The Naquins were born and raised in Thibodaux with Cajun French as their native language. Upon attending school, they had to learn the English language. Spending time with the Naquins will leave you with a deep appreciation of the Cajun region and heritage.

Be welcome and don’t be shy!

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