August 2011 –Mondays, Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, St. Martinville – An Explanation of Culture, 10 a.m. The showing of Against the Tide-the Story of the Cajun People of Louisiana will take place followed by tours of the Acadian Farmstead. The farmstead is a recreation of a typical Acadian house and farmstead along the Bayou Teche in the 1800s. Tours will discuss how the Acadians came to Louisiana and adapted to their new life and environment. For more information call 888-677-2900 toll free or 394-3754 locally.