Tonight the Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum hosts "Picasso's Attic," an art auction fundraiser for the museum with over 100 original paintings, drawings and prints. Featured artists include California impressionist Jeffery Harris (pictured), American naturalist painter Basile Ede, LeRoy Evans, and others.
The silent auction bidding party begins at 6 p.m, with a cocktail reception until 7 p.m. Final bidding runs till 8 p.m. RSVP by emailing
. For more information visit the Web site or call the Museum at 482-0817.
Is it a crime for citizens to photograph, video, or take notes of a police officer in the line of duty, or a right protected by the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution? Locally, such activity, as witnessed recently, will at the very least result in a night spent behind bars.
David Calhoun and Elizabeth “EB” Brooks are the first two employees of Lafayette Central Park Inc., the nonprofit charged with turning Lafayette Consolidated Government’s 100-acre Johnston Street Horse Farm property into a passive public park. Calhoun was named executive director, and Brooks is director of planning and design.
Episcopal School of Acadiana’s Dr. Joshua Caffery, chair of the school’s English Department, is headed to Washington, D.C., and the Library of Congress as the latest winner of the Alan Lomax Fellowship in Folklife Studies.