Aug. 6, 2013


For Immediate Release

CÚline Alis
(337) 365-1540

(888) 942-3742

Iberia Parish Convention and Visitors Bureau

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Iberia Cultural Resources to introduce new book at summer meeting 


WHAT: Iberia Cultural Resources Summer Meeting/ Introduction to Iberia Cultural Resources Association's soon to be published book, New Iberia-What Can't Be Lost.


WHO: Originally incorporated in 1969 by the late Mary Brown, Jacob Landry, Nancy Jordan and others, Iberia Cultural Resources Association was then revived in 2006. Since its inception, the non-profit organization has played a major role in broadening the intellectual and cultural awakening of the community. It offers various free cultural events, including symphony concerts, theatrical performances and lecture programs to fulfill its mission of conserving and preserving history and culture.


WHEN: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at 5:30 p.m.


WHERE: Sliman Theatre, 129 E. Main St., New Iberia, La.



Come and enjoy an introduction to ICRA's new book, New Iberia-What Can't Be Lost, including a sampling of the more than 100 stories which describe growing up in Iberia Parish. These stories, set in New Iberia, Coteau, Delcambre, Jeanerette, Loreauville, Avery Island and Weeks Island, provide humorous, interesting, and informative recollections of life in Iberia. The book will be published in October. 


This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact 337-364-1603 or 337-298-7964.,





The Iberia Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official parish marketing agency promoting New Iberia, Avery Island, Jefferson Island, Jeanerette, Loreauville and Delcambre as a destination. Marketing programs target leisure travelers, business travelers, media, entertainment industry, and the travel trade including group tour planners, meeting planners, sports planners and special event planners. The bureau operates a parish welcome center located at 2513 Hwy. 14 in New Iberia.


For more information on parish events and tourism assets, call the Iberia Parish Convention and Visitors Bureau at 337-365-1540 or visit

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