August 10 to 24, 2019

Prince Edward Island and Southeast New Brunswick
Broussard Family Reunion

Moncton (NB): Augsut 14, 2019
Solomon Gardens, 1830 Salisbury Rd

Please join us at the Broussard Family Reunion during the “Congres Mondial Acadien” on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at the beautiful Solomon Gardens, 1830 Salisbury Road, Moncton, NB (1-506-854-2390)

We are so excited for the opportunity to meet Broussard cousins from around the world! In particular, we are thrilled to announce that the reunion is located along the Petitcodiac River in the vicinity where Joseph “Beausoleil” Broussard and his brother Alexandre once lived.

Wednesday, August 14 2019

1 pm - 2 pm:

- Casual “meet and greet”

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm:
- Special presentation about the Broussard family in l’Acadie and along the Petitcodiac River

4:15 pm:
- Group photograph

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm:
- An optional visit to the apparent sites of Beausoleil and Victoire Broussard Villages

6 pm:
- Dutch treat meal in a reserved private room at the Silver Fox Restaurant, 2986 Fredericton Road in Salisbury (No meal pre-registration necessary as there will be plenty of overflow seating).

Please note:  Lodging and meals are not supplied. We suggest that you register and make your hotel reservations early as August is peak tourism season in both provinces.

In Louisiana, we await the discovery of the “Nouvelle Acadie/New Acadia” settlements of Joseph dit Beausoleil and his brother Alexandre Broussard and other Acadians. Potential sites near Loreauville, Louisiana, have been identified. Visit: www.facebook.com/NewAcadiaProject/ to learn more about this public archeology project.

Authors and artists planning on joining us during the reunion are New Brunswick Acadian fiddler Eddie Poirier and Friends, sculptor Donald Doiron, author Ronnie-Gille LeBlanc, author Warren Perrin, author Donald Arceneaux, woodcarver and musician Charlie Thibodeau.

For the most up to date information follow us at: https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Nonprofit-Organization/Broussard-1873589112665412/
Or email: Cheryl Broussard Perret at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Broussard reunion participants are invited to the unveiling of an Acadian settlement monument in Chipoudie (Shepody, N.B.) on Friday, August 16, 2019 at 10:30 am UTC-3, where Broussards once lived.
https://monumentdechipoudie.ca/?fbclid=IwAR39EJ7KcythgDxbjF0eo5354QqQTFh8R7HnpbYZ9AY10SIJZ0sp79FjxEU
https://www.facebook.com/MonumentdeChipoudie/


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For more information:
Sheila Broussard
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