Events

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Events at The Collection

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. For reservations or for more information, call (504) 523-4662.

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18th annual Bill Russell Lecture
A Tribute to John Robichaux

Wednesday, April 5 • 6:30 p.m.
WRC, 410 Chartres St.

The Historic New Orleans Collection will present the 18th annual Bill Russell Lecture–”A Tribute to John Robichaux”–on Wednesday, April 5, at the Williams Research Center, 410 Chartres Street. The New John Robichaux Society Orchestra, led by Tom Hook and Wendell Brunious, will join forces with the Louisiane Vintage Dancers to recreate an evening of 19th-century entertainment. This year’s lecture is sponsored by the Derbes Family Foundation.

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Community forum on bicycle share program Social Bicycles

Tuesday, April 11 • 6–8 p.m.
533 Royal St.

A representative from the Mayor’s office will discuss the new bicycle share program, Social Bicycles, slated to launch this fall. (more…)

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Book release celebration for Garden Legacy

Wednesday, April 12 • 6–8 p.m.
533 Royal St.

THNOC celebrates the release of Garden Legacy with authors Mary Louise Mossy Christovich and Roulhac Bunkley Toledano. (more…)

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Garden Legacy book signing

Tuesday, April 18 • 6 p.m.
Garden District Book Shop
2727 Prytania St.

Authors Mary Louise Mossy Christovich and Roulhac Bunkley Toledano will sign copies of their eighth collaboration, Garden Legacy, at Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania Street, on Tuesday, April 18, at 6 p.m. (more…)

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“La Belle, The Ship that Changed History,” a lecture and book signing

Wednesday, April 19 • 6 p.m.
533 Royal St.

On Wednesday, April 19, at 6 p.m. at The Historic New Orleans Collection’s Royal Street campus, archaeologist Jim Bruseth will discuss his involvement in the efforts to locate and excavate La Belle, one of the four ships in French explorer René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle’s final expedition to the New World.

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Concerts in the Courtyard with the Dana Abbott Band

Friday, April 21 • 6–8 p.m.
533 Royal St.

The Historic New Orleans Collection’s popular outdoor music series Concerts in the Courtyard continues its 10th season on Friday, April 21, with a performance from the Dana Abbott Band.  (more…)

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Concerts in the Courtyard with the Sweet Olive String Band

Friday, May 19 • 6–8 p.m.
533 Royal St.

The Historic New Orleans Collection’s popular outdoor music series Concerts in the Courtyard continues its 10th season on Friday, May 19, with a performance from the Sweet Olive String Band. (more…)

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Concerts in the Courtyard with Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes

Friday, June 16 • 6–8 p.m.
533 Royal St.

The Historic New Orleans Collection’s popular outdoor music series Concerts in the Courtyard concludes its 10th spring season on Friday, June 16, with a performance from Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes.  (more…)