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Posted on: May 3, 2022

New Mississippi River Bridge Project

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Now's the time to speak your mind! Take this online survey in regards to the placement of the New Mississippi River Bridge. Citizens can also stay updated and informed on any new meetings regarding the bridge.

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

New Utility Online Payment System

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West Baton Rouge Parish Utilities is Introducing Our New and Updated Online Payment Portal

Starting April 1st, 2022, You will need to set up an account in the new Paystar system even if you have an existing account.

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Intracoastal Canal Bridge Replacement

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Check here to get status updates on the DOTD Intracoastal Canal Bridge Replacement.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

LA 1/LA 415 Connector Project

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The LA 1 / LA 415 Connector ProjectH.005121The solution to Intracoastal Waterway Bridge safety, evacuation and bottleneck issues

Support HB 578 That Dedicates Funds for LA 415 / LA 1 Connector

House Bill 578 would dedicate economic development proceeds from...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

Vision West

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Vision West is published quarterly as a cooperative endeavor of West Baton Rouge Parish government agencies to educate residents about projects, activities, and services in the parish.

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Teachers' Institute 2022 - The Art of Angela Gregory

Angela Gregory

Registration is now open to in-service K-12 teachers for this years Teachers' Institute. Participants will produce a lesson based on the life and work of New Orleans native Angela Gregory.

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Posted on: May 23, 2022

June Historical Happy Hour

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Join the West Baton Rouge Museum for its monthly Historical Happy Hour on Friday, June 17th, 2022 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM. This month’s Happy Hour will be a celebration of all things tennis and traditional yard games! Inspired by the upc...

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Posted on: January 7, 2022

Yoga Workshops

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The West Baton Rouge Museum is hosting a once a month Yoga workshop on the last Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM. Classes will be led by twenty-six year veteran instructor, Elena Moreno-Keegan with a life-long passion for living well and helping others li...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

From Sugar to Rum

From Sugar to Rum

Come take a close look at the process of converting sugar from Alma Plantation into rum. The Museum is partnering with Three Roll Estate to bring you this new exhibit.

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Posted on: February 21, 2022

Blast from the Past Summer History Camp

2022 Blast From the Past Summer Camp Newsflash

Blast from the Past will be offered from June 20th through June 24th and again, June 27th through July 1st. Registration is now OPEN!

For more information regarding Blast from the Past Summer History Camp click here.

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Posted on: March 22, 2021

Le Jam

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Jam sessions are open for any musician to join in to play traditional Louisiana songs. 

This month’s jam will be led by world-renowned accordionist Reggie Matte, of the Church Point Playboys and the Jambalaya Cajun Band. 

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Café Français

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The Museum hosts this program for those who speak French, are learning French, or simply support the French language and culture in Louisiana. Speakers of any dialect and any skill level are welcome.

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Aliento a Tequila

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Aliento a Tequila will be on view April 2nd, 2022 through May 29th, 2022. The exhibition explores and celebrates the landscape, culture, and traditions that gave birth to tequila, Mexico's national drink. In this series, photographer Joel Salcido...

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Posted on: February 23, 2022

Old Time Music Open Jam

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Old Time Music Open Jam is held on the second Sunday of every month from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM.  Jam sessions are open for any musician to join in to play tunes including but not limited to Old Country, Bluegrass, Cajun and folk music. The public is ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Women of the Blues

Women Of The Blues Newsflash

The Museum will host an exhibit honoring Women of the Blues during the Baton Rouge Blues Festival that will feature Lilli Lewis, Nikki Hill, Sandra Hall, Carolyn Wonderland, Mamie Porter, Mavis Staples, Carol Fran, Mia Borders, The Neal Sisters, and more!

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Pool Opening/new hours

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Pool opens Memorial Day weekend.  Pool hours will be Tues.-Thurs.  11a.m.-4p.m. and Fri.-Sun.  1pm-6pm.   The pool will be closed on Mondays for cleaning. The pool is open to the public at no charge.  The pool ...

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

Summer Day Camp 2022

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WBR Summer Day Camp offers 6 weeks of camp- 2 weeks at Port Allen Community Center; 2 weeks at the Addis VFW Hall; and 2 weeks at the Erwinville Community Center.  You can sign your child up for one week or all six.  The cost is $10 per ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

Speed & Agility Program

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Speed and Agility summer program registration is opening April 26.  Parents can register and pay for their child online..  Two locations to choose from- Brusly group meets at the BHS track field on Tuesday and Thursday.  Port Al...

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Posted on: March 30, 2022

Hiring Summer Camp Staff

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The time for Summer Camp is quickly approaching!  Applications are now being accepted for high school students who are interested in working WBR Summer Day Camp.  Applications are available at the WBR Parks & Recreation office in the...

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Posted on: March 31, 2022

Senior Spirit

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Senior Spirit is a group of 300 active seniors (age 50+) in West Baton Rouge and Iberville Parishes who enjoy traveling, walking, dancing, dining, birdwatching, and biking together. Weekly activities include aerobics, weights, quilting, card games, and co...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

Vision West

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Vision West is published quarterly as a cooperative endeavor of West Baton Rouge Parish government agencies to educate residents about projects, activities, and services in the parish.

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