Vermilion Preservation Association, an organization whose main goal is to
provide education and resources to the community regarding the conservation,
protection and enjoyment of the Bayou Vermilion, will hold “Bayou Vermilion
Treasures—A Water Weekend” on May 8-10, 2014.
includes educational and recreational events for the entire family. For more
information on all events listed below go to www.bayouvermilionpreservation.org
Streams” poster contest for middle and high school students. The winning
posters will be displayed on a Lamar outdoor billboard.
Thursday, May 8th
Cruise on the Vermilion
Friday, May 9th
Water Symposium to discuss opportunities and threats to the Bayou Vermilion.
Saturday, May 10th
sponsor their own events to bring people to the Vermilion.
Vermilionville will host a recreational paddle
on the water
Lafayette Science Museum invites you to its
Digital Aquarium to learn about fish
LATrails will conduct a hike along the bayou
BVPA will offer a guided water tour of the
bayou’s cultural features
Lafayette Farmers and Artisan Market at the
Horse Farm will use the Enviroscape demonstration to teach visitors about where
our water goes
Culinary Tour of restaurants on the water
citizens spend time on the Bayou, participants will all begin to understand
what it will take to make it a pristine place.
information, contact Babette Werner at 337-258-6411 or firstname.lastname@example.org.