New Orleans, La. – Eleven-year-old Deron Magee and 13-year-old Shannon Demesme turn their canoe on a dime while paddling a City Park lagoon. Nearby, their peers Maritza Zamora and RonDeaja Craig maneuver their canoe with similar confidence. They look like seasoned pros. In fact, none of these city kids had a chance for much activity like this until they got involved with the Louisiana Outdoors Outreach Program, which everyone here calls LOOP.
New Orleans, LA – The Reading Life takes a trip to Audubon Zoo to visit the Language of Conservation project. The project consists of more than 30 beautiful poetry installations throughout the Zoo. We'll talk with Poet-in-Residence Mark Doty and Zoo Educator Brenda Walkenhorst.
New Orleans, La. – Spain's role in the formation of this country and the development of Louisiana comes to life in an exhibit of rare works ...The Threads of Memory ... now in final days at The Historic New Orleans Collection.