Celebrating 25 years of curating history
The River Road African American Museum celebrated the 25th year anniversary at The Estuary at the Water Campus on October 6, 2019. Two hundred and twenty-five guests came from as far away as Barbados and Florida to the event that included SHELL employees from Ascension Parish and actress Karen Livers from New Orleans.
Honors were presented to Joan Louis of MoHair Salon and others in the beauty and hair care industry from the Baton Rouge area. The Museum was proud to announce the new exhibit dedicated to America’s first self-made millionaire Madame C.J. Walker. The museum is located at 406 Charles Street in Donaldsonville.
Community News Submitted by Mada McDonald