“Scattered to the Winds” – The Acadian Deportations, 1755 – 1764
A French-American Heritage Foundation Heritage Event Celebrating National Acadian Day in Canada
Presentation at 7pm by Dr. Marty Guidry
Dr. Marty Guidry is a “Cajun” from Baton Rouge, Louisiana who will talk on the Acadian deportation of 1755, with the reasons for the deportation, why they deported to the Atlantic seaboard and to France and England, and then into the actual phases of the deportation. He will give his presentation dressed as an Acadian of the 1750’s. There are many in Minnesota with Acadian roots.
Music by New Riverside Ramblers