Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club http://wwno.org en The Iconic Signage Project Puts Zulu's Name In Lights http://wwno.org/post/iconic-signage-project-puts-zulus-name-lights <p><em>If you’re driving down Broad Street in the evening, you might notice some new bright neon signs. They're a collaboration between the Arts Council of New Orleans, local designers and a local community development non-profit.</em></p><p><em style="line-height: 1.5;">As more businesses boast neon signs along this historic corridor, The <a href="http://www.kreweofzulu.com/" target="_blank">Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club</a> is the most recent organization to partner with <a href="http://broadcommunityconnections.org/" target="_blank">Broad Community Connections </a>and the Iconic Signage Project.</em></p><p> Sun, 21 Jul 2013 00:51:11 +0000 Laine Kaplan-Levenson 40063 at http://wwno.org Zulu 100th Anniversary http://wwno.org/post/zulu-100th-anniversary <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d37d8e9d371-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d37d8e9d371-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d37d8e9d371-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-814165.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>2009 marks the 100-year anniversary of the Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club, one of New Orleans' most renowned benevolent societies and Carnival organizations. A yearlong exhibit opens tomorrow at the Louisiana State Museum in Jackson Square, exploring Zulu's origins, unique Carnival traditions and civic contributions.</p> Thu, 08 Jan 2009 12:21:22 +0000 Eve Abrams 1535 at http://wwno.org