We are please to announce the addition of Conni Castille as our new Executive Director. Conni is a native of Breaux Bridge who grew up by the bayou. She is a well known folklorist who specializes in films that highlight our local traditions and culture. Conni has extensive knowledge of non-profit organizations working with the Louisiana Folklore Society and Louisiana Folk Roots. Conni is well versed in local history, conservation and low-impact recreation and will be a great asset to our Team. We are very excited to take on a New Year with Conni at our helm!
Show your support for Bayou Teche and the TECHE Project by becoming a member of our non-profit organization! Membership donations received by December 31st will ensure an invitation to our Annual Membership Banquet. The banquet will be held on January 25th at the LA 31- Bayou Teche Brewery. You will be treated to dinner and a guest speaker, Dr. Barry Ancelet, who will be discussing “Bootlegging on the Bayou”. See the pull down under the “About” Page for more information about memberships.
Cajuns For Bayou Teche would like to thank St. Martin Parish Government for a recent $5,000 donation for continued efforts to clean up the Bayou Teche.