FRIDAY

  • TAKE ART TO HEART FUNDRAISER FOR KID SMART: 7 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St., New Orleans. Event is hosted by Tulane School of Medicine. Admission is $5. For more information, call (504) 569-8361.
  • ‘AFTER THE SPILL’: 7 p.m., The Joy Theater, 1200 Canal St., New Orleans. The documentary will be screened, followed by a panel discussion with James Carville, John Barry, Nick Spitzer and others. Tickets start at $17.50. For more information, visit thejoytheater.com or call (504) 208-1180.

SATURDAY

  • COVINGTON FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., Covington City Hall, 609 N. Columbia St., Covington. Cooking demo by Coffee Rani Food Truck, and music provided by Timothy Gates.

WORK/PLAY DAY: 9 A.M., REFUGE HEADQUARTERS, 61389 HIGHWAY 434, LACOMBE. ACTIVITIES INCLUDE CLEARING TRAILS AND GENERAL GARDEN MAINTENANCE. FOR MORE INFORMATION, VISIT FRIENDSOFLOUISIANAWILDLIFEREFUGES.ORG

SATURDAY-SUNDAY

  • CHARLES GOUNOD’S ROMÉO ET JULIETTE: 7:30 p.m., Roussel Performance Hall, 6363 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. See an adaptation of Shakespeare’s timeless tale. Tickets are $40 for preferred seating, $25 for reserved seating, and $15 for Loyola students, faculty and staff. For online ticketing, visit cmfa.loyno.edu/montage/music-events or call the Loyola Box Office at (504) 865-2074.

TUESDAY

  • WRITERS’ EVENT: 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. Elizabeth Desimone, a local author and teacher, will lead a creative writing seminar. Free. For more information, call (504) 889-8143.

WEDNESDAY

  • ‘A FAIR TO REMEMBER — THE 1884–1885 CONCERT SEASON’: 7 p.m., St. Louis Cathedral, Jackson Square, New Orleans. A free concert with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Carlos Miguel Prieto. Open to the public.

THURSDAY

  • AUTHOR EVENT: 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. Cynthia LeJeune Nobles, author of a new cookbook titled “The Confederacy of Dunces Cookbook: Recipes from Ignatius J. Reilly’s New Orleans,” will talk about the book. Free. For more information, call (504) 889-8143.

ONGOING

  • ‘AT HOME AND AT WAR NEW ORLEANS, 1914–1919’ EXHIBITION: 9:30 a.m., The Historic New Orleans Collection Williams Research Center, 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. This exhibition displays the various sentiments throughout the city with letters, newspapers, film reels and records. Free. Through May 7.

Galerie Jochen Hempel: 10 a.m., Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, 400A Julia St., New Orleans. Features the work of German artists Hartwig Ebersbach, Uwe Frauendorf, Gerhard Gäbler, Matthias Hoch, Harald Kirschner, Peter Krauskopf, Sven Kroner and Ulf Puder. Through Feb. 13.

‘Key-Sook Geum — Living Energy’: 10 a.m., Callan Contemporary, 518 Julia St., New Orleans. Geum weaves delicately shaped webs of gold and black wire with pearl, coral, amber and crystal beads, transforming simple but luxuriant materials into a network of intersecting lines, planes and curves. Through Feb. 27.

‘Jacqueline Humphries’: 6:30 p.m., Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St., New Orleans. Composed of entirely new works, the exhibition is the most extensive presentation to date of her silver and blacklight paintings. Through Feb. 28.

‘James Hoff — BRICKING’: 6:30 p.m., Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St., New Orleans. Hoff’s recent “virus paintings” and sound works exhibit an inevitable development of his engagement with technology, popular and political culture, and the intentional and unintentional disruptions therein. Through Feb. 28.

‘Motown The Musical’: Saenger Theatre, 1111 Canal St., New Orleans. Enjoy the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey. Performances continue through this weekend. To purchase tickets, visit Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Colorsaengernola.com

National World War II Museum: 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. “Fighting for the Right to Fight: African-American Experiences in World War II” will be shown through May 30. nationalww2museum.org

OGDEN MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN ART: 925 Camp St., New Orleans. (504) 539-9650 or ogdenmuseum.org

Compiled by Marchaund Jones