Come to "Lights at the Lake", Saturday, Dec 13th from 5pm-8pm, LPBF's second annual Christmas celebration at the New Canal Lighthouse. You will be able to watch the Christmas Boat Parade, hear local school choirs, visit with Santa Claus, enjoy hot chocolate and cookies, take a discounted tour of the museum. Event Admission FREE. SAVE THE DATE!!
"Toast Our Coast" planned for Nov 13th has been rescheduled for Friday, March 6th. More details to come.
An LPBF Volunteer Coastal Planting is scheduled - HELP WANTED: November 15th in partnership with the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana, LPBF and CRCL will be planting cypress saplings in the Caernarvon area near St. Bernard. Contact Jennyb@crcl.org to sign up to volunteer.
Second Saturday Work and Learn at Bayou St. John: Every second Saturday from 9am to noon, LPBF will host a volunteer work opportunity at the new urban marsh on Bayou St. John at Lake Pontchartrain. Work includes trash pickup, with seasonal planting, maintenance & monitoring. Also included will be an educational talk or hands-on project about local natural and cultural history. Call 504-836-7208 for details.
Teachers and Scout Leaders: We have many educational programs that we offer here at the lighthouse. Click on our Educator's packet for more details.
Visit LPBF's Gift Shop at the New Canal Lighthouse and then take a guided tour of the museum. Consider a personalized brick to be installed in the lighthouse Fountain Plaza.