24 Jan 2010

Night at the Museum í CHS Style

The Louisiana State Museum will come to life on the night of March 20th!   Will you be there to see it?

Make plans now to attend the 2010 CHS Mothersí´ Club Auction at the LA State Museum in Baton Rouge on Saturday, March 20 from 7pm í 11pm. The evening will include food, cocktails live entertainment and friendly bidding in the Silent and Live Auctions. 

Exhibits will be open for viewing (and who knows what else!) during the event.  The museum features thematic exhibits on the diverse aspects of Louisiana history, industry and culture. The museum includes two permanent exhibitions, entitled Grounds for Greatness: Louisiana and the Nation, and Experiencing Louisiana: Discovering the Soul of America.

Exhibit topics range from the Louisiana Purchase to Sportsmen’s Paradise to Mardi Gras traditions throughout the state. Artifacts include a 48 foot wooden shrimp trawler, a Civil War submarine, a record breaking Marlin, a Krewe of lawnmowers, a New Orleans Lucky Dog cart and musical artifacts from Fats Domino, Buddy Guy, Clarence Gatemouth Brown, Aaron Neville and much more.

For more information concerning the auction, contact Kathy Honore at 413-4352 or Beverly Shaw at 235-0185.    Online reservation information will be available via www.catholichigh.org starting February 1, 2010.