Acadian culture celebrated in St. Martinville

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Thursday was National Acadian Day which celebrates the enduring vitality and cultural heritage of the Acadian people throughout the country.

In St. Martinville, the Acadian Memorial hosted a full day of events. Participants enjoyed French conversation over coffee, screened films, and in the afternoon children enjoyed an Acadian history themed scavenger hunt.

The day ended with the recognition of the blessed Mary and a French Rosary.

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