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The Lafayette Genealogical Society Upcoming April Events

The Lafayette Genealogical Society hosts Genealogy 101, a workshop/round table, Saturday, April 1st, beginning at 9:30am at the Lafayette Parish Library, Downtown location, 3rd floor, 302 W. Congress, Lafayette.  Learn how to begin your genealogy search, bring your questions and meet others who are interested in research. And continue your research with “Genealogy Tuesdays” every Tuesday in the 3rd floor Genealogy Room from 9:30 to 11:30am where LGS members will assist you with your research.

Lafayette Genealogical Society monthly meeting will be Thursday, April 20, 2023 beginning at 6:00 p.m., Lafayette Public Library, Southside Branch, 6101 Johnston St., Lafayette, LA.   Warren A. Perrin, advocate for the preservation of the Acadian heritage, distinguished author and Chairman of the Acadian Museum of Louisiana, will be inducting two of our members, Elaine Bourque Larcade and Gayle Breaux Smith into the Order of the Living Legends.  For more information, go to or find us on Facebook.