OTTER NAMING CONTEST: Hey Everybody!! Help us name Mr. Otter. He lives in the waters of the Pontchartrain Basin. He is now on display at Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation's New Canal Lighthouse. What's your name suggestion?! Click here to enter the contest!
SAVE THE DATE: "Toast Our Coast" cocktail party and auction Friday, March 6th. Dance to Bobby Cure and the Poppa Stoppers! Bid for airline tickets, overnite hotel stays, lighthouse rentals and more. Enjoy a dinner buffet from local restaurants. Dress up and come support LPBF.
LPBF's SPRING SWEEP presented by Entergy. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to volunteer or call 504-836-2238. Saturday, March 21st, 9am-11:30am followed by a picnic for registered volunteers.
Second Saturday Work and Learn at Bayou St. John: Every second Saturday from 9am to noon, LPBF will host a volunteer work opportunity at the new urban marsh on Bayou St. John at Lake Pontchartrain. Work includes trash pickup, with seasonal planting, maintenance & monitoring. Also included will be an educational talk or hands-on project about local natural and cultural history. Call 504-836-7208 for details.
Teachers and Scout Leaders: There are many educational programs offered at the lighthouse. Click on the Educator's packet for more details.
Visit LPBF's Gift Shop at the New Canal Lighthouse and then take a guided tour of the museum. Consider a personalized brick to be installed in the lighthouse Fountain Plaza.
Interested in being a volunteer tour guide at LPBF's New Canal Lighthouse email email@example.com.