Sugarcane presentation, book signing is July 9
A book sugarcane presentation and book signing by author and photographer Ronnie Olivier will be held at 5:30 p.m. July 9.
Bayou Vista Branch Library at 1325 Belleview St. will host Olivier who will discuss his book, “Louisiana Sugarcane Pictorial: From the Field to the Table.”
Adults are invited to the free presentation.
His book provides an illustrated account of every phase of sugarcane farming, from planting and harvesting to milling and refining. His photographs encompass exclusive aerial shots of all 11 sugarcane mills still in operation and nine other mills that are now closed.
For information call 985-399-9866.