Here’s what’s going on in the area arts and cultural scene:

The exhibit, “Other Voices, Other Rooms,” will open with a reception at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, during Covington White Linen Night, at the St. Tammany Art Association, 320 N. Columbia St., Covington. Visit

The West Feliciana Parish Historical Society will host “Night at the Museum,” at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, where exhibits will come to life at its museum, 11757 Ferdinand St., St. Francisville, as its annual fundraiser. Tickets are $50. Call (225) 635-6330 or visit

Artists are invited to show and sell their work at the Jackson Bicentennial Celebration from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26. The event is sponsored by the Town of Jackson, and artwork will be shown within the Jackson Cultural District, which charges no sales tax on original art. For more information, call Donna Kilbourne at (225) 683-8673 or email or Mary Jo Salmon at (225) 978-9687 or email

River Community Church, 36367 Old Perkins Road, Prairieville, is inviting artists aged 5 to 13 to submit their original artworks for its fourth annual children’s community art show. Children may submit one entry to this free show that begins Sunday, Aug. 30, and runs through Sept. 27. Call (225) 744-4367 or email

Artwork in “Yellow, Blue and Green” by members of River Community Church’s Creativity Group are on exhibit through Sept. 30 at DeAngelo’s Restaurant, 7550 Bluebonnet Blvd., Baton Rouge. Call (225) 744-4367 or email

Registration is open for the Women in Dance Leadership Conference, Oct. 29 through Nov. 1, at the Manship Theatre in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., Baton Rouge. The conference is open to all dance professionals and students, ages 16 and older, who are interested in female leadership and performance arts. To register, visit

— Robin Miller