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St. Charles Avenue June 2015

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Celebrating YAYA’s new Arts Center

Yesterday evening, Thursday, June 18, Young Aspirations/Young Artists Inc. (YAYA) celebrated its new Arts Center at 3322 LaSalle St. in Central City. In 1998, in a city where art is everywhere, YAYA began with a different idea on how to reach underserved young people. Since then, YAYA has improved the lives of more than 8,500 children […]

Sun, Sand and History

A visit to Ship Island

June Snapshots

                    Nicky Gardiner Bruce Bertram attend the opening of Wayne Amedee’s new show at Octavia Gallery. Wayne Amedee was granted the honor of 2014 Louisiana Artist of the Year at the “2014 Louisiana Culture Awards.”  

A Very Merry Un-Birthday

The Women’s Guild of the New Orleans Opera tipped their hats to 31 years of supporting opera in New Orleans.

Treasures in St. Tammany

The primary fundraiser for the Children’s Museum of St. Tammany unveiled seven new customized exhibit concepts.

Fostering Families

Raintree Children and Family Services raised funds to “Paint the Town Green” to provide services to at-risk children and families.

Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend

The National Council of Jewish Women honored members for 50 years of service with a “Gem of a Party.”

Unmasking Education

UNCF raised $1.5 million to provide students with the opportunity of a college education.

A Gathering for Generosity

The Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans honored the generosity of community members.

Wining and Dining

Hermann-Grima + Gallier Historic Houses brought out the bottles for a benefit toasting historic landmarks.

Celebrating City Park

“Lark in the Park” supported Friends of City Park’s efforts to keep New Orleans beautiful.

Standing Strong

PRC’s “Julia Jump” was thrown to protect New Orleans’ architectural heritage.

Live and Let Live

Legacy Donor Foundation raised awareness for organ, eye and tissue donors.

On the Cover

Come celebrate the “Whitney Bank Victory Ball” in honor of The National WWII Museum’s 15th birthday. The ball is in commemoration and acknowledgement of the museum’s friends and supporters who, throughout the years, have helped the museum grow and develop since 2000. Fabulous new additions to the annual ball include a chef John Folse-styled menu, […]

New Views

Editors’ Note

Presenting the Past

Hermann-Grima + Gallier House Museums

The Pagoda House

Raoul Vallon’s dream home

Skinsense

Introductions and nighttime rituals

Summer Lovin’

Logan Burke, Director of Sales, Catering and Digital Media, shares Marti’s Eggplant Caponata with Housemade Ricotta

Summer Bounty

Tables are brimming with fresh, local produce

2015 Encore!

The Past Social Season in Review

Little Leaders

Chic outfits for your tiny adventurers

Summer in the City

11 tips for your staycation

Bond Nicole Bordelon

Academy of the Sacred Heart

FitLot

Co-Founder and Executive Director, Adam Mejerson

Judy Caliva

Owner, Haase’s Shoe Store

Kids Gifts

                A Tisket A Tasket New Orleans Books & Gifts Baskets 910 Decatur Street, 524-8482 Create-A-Book customized children’s books. Make your child the star of the story! They encourage reading and are a lifetime keepsake. Pelican Coast Clothing 5509 Magazine Street, 309-2314 pelicancoastclothing.com Keep your little man stylish […]

Summer Bridal Show – June 14, 5-8 PM