- STORIES IN ART: 10:30 a.m., LSU Museum of Art, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Preschoolers and their families or caregivers will listen to a story and do a creative activity. Free. lsumoa.org
- BROWNSTONE CHARITY GALA: 6 p.m., Baton Rouge Gallery, 1515 Dalrymple Drive. This non-profit fundraiser will benefit Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge and Youth Oasis of Baton Rouge. Event attire is required. Gala includes a photo booth, door prizes and games, interactive snack stations, and interactive “game art.” Food and drinks will also be provided. $10. (443) 621-2020 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. batonrougegallery.org
FLAMENCO DUET RESIDENCY: PERFORMANCE BY CHRIS AND LENA JACOME: 7 P.M., HARTLEY/VEY STUDIO THEATRE, MANSHIP THEATRE, 100 LAFAYETTE ST. $15. (225) 344-0334 OR MANSHIPTHEARRE.ORG
- ‘ANNIE’: 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Theatre Baton Rouge, 7155 Florida Blvd. $28, individual; $25, groups of 10 or more; $16, student advance. (225) 924-6496 or theatrebr.org
- RED STICK FARMERS MARKET AND ARTS MARKET: 8 a.m., 501 Main St. Local food, produce and more for sale. Arts market offers gifts and art from more than 60 artists for sale.breada.org
- FOLLS BOOK SALE: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. Free. (225) 665-8118
- RENAISSANCE ARTS AND SCIENCE: 9:30 a.m., Watson Branch Library, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. Travel back in time to the Renaissance Era, a time of creativity, imagination, and exploration. For ages 6 and older. Free. (225) 664-3963 or livingston.lib.la.us
- YELP!BR DOG ADOPTION DAY: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Harley Davidson of Baton Rouge, 5853 Siegen Lane. Adoptable dogs available during Hogs, Dogs & Burgers Day. Volunteers welcome. email@example.com
- JUNETEETH CELEBRATION: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., 72nd Avenue Park (Howell Place). In partnership with CADAV. The event includes food, games and music. Free.
- IA, BAILANDO! DANCING WITH A LATIN BEAT: 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., The Red Shoes, 2303 Government St. $15. (225) 338-1170
- ARTS FOR FAMILIES: 10:30 a.m., LSU Museum of Art, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Focus on watercolor. Free, museum members; $3, nonmembers. lsumoa.org
- VIEWING AND DOING ART: 10:30 a.m., Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 River Road S. Families with children ages 6-12 will create a unique zig-zag book for sketching or journaling. lasm.org
- CAWWS CAT ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Acadian Village Petco, 3535 Perkins Road. caaws.org
- CAWWS DOG ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., CAAWS Shelter, 6357 Quinn Drive. caaws.org
- PET ADOPTIONS: 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Petsmart, 8660 Airline Highway. Sponsored by the Northside Humane Society. (225) 964-6992.
- BOOK SIGNING: 3 p.m.-5 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 7707 Bluebonnet Blvd. Local author Gary Cross will discuss his book “Vial 023: A Father’s Pursuit of Justice.” Free.
- THE MIND’S EYE, PRESENTED BY NAMI BATON ROUGE: 7 p.m.-10 p.m., Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, 427 Laurel St. An art show and gala, sponsored by National Alliance on Mental Illness Baton Rouge, featuring artwork by artists in the community living with mental illness. namibr.org or (225) 769-0361
- NIGHT AT THE CAPITOL PARK MUSEUM: 7 p.m., Capitol Park Museum, 660 N. Fourth St. Live entertainment, food and spirits, silent auction, music by the Michael Foster Project. Proceeds benefit the museum. (225) 342-5428
- BROMELIAD SHOW AND SALE: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Baton Rouge Garden Center, 7950 Independence Blvd. Sponsored by the Bromeliad Society of Baton Rouge. Free.
- ‘CONFEDERACY OF DUNCES’ BUS TOUR AND FILM SCREENING: The tour takes place on 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and will retrace the steps of Ignatius Reilly’s bus trip back to New Orleans after a disastrous job interview in Baton Rouge. Events include a guided tour through the Toole Collection at Tulane University Library, visits to several of Toole’s favorite watering holes in the French Quarter and the author’s gravesite and a private tour of the Lucky Dog Warehouse. Hosted by Cory MacLauchlin and sponsored by the Manship Theatre. Tour is $100 plus processing fees. A screening of “The Omega Point,” including a presentation by filmmaker Joe Sanford and MacLauchlin will take place 3 p.m. Sunday at the Manship Theatre, 100 Lafayette St. Film tickets are $10. (225) 344-0334
- LIVING HISTORY DAY: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., USS KIDD Veterans Memorial & Museum, 305 S. River Road. The program incorporates historical tools, activities and dress into interactive presentations that will give observers the sense of stepping back in time. Members of the 16th Louisiana Infantry Regiment Company D will be in attendance and artifacts from the Ascension Veterans Memorial Park will be on view. $8, adults; $7, seniors; $5, children ages 5-12. (225) 342-1942.
- WORLD OCEANS DAY: 9:30 a.m., BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo, 3603 Thomas Road. Fun activities will teach children the oceans’ importance. Regular Zoo admission applies. (225) 775-3877 or brzoo.org
- PET ADOPTIONS: 12:30 p.m.-4 p.m., Petsmart, 8660 Airline Highway. Sponsored by the Northside Humane Society. (225) 964-6992
- BITS OF BATON ROUGE: 1 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Food from local restaurants, live music. Proceeds benefit The Capital Area United Way and Serve 4 More. Sponsored by The Rouge Collection. shawcenter.org
- ARPA CONCERT: 3 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. Performance by musical group Arpa along with special guest Alexis Guevara. Free. (225) 665-8118
- MOZART ON THE LAKE: 5 p.m., White Oak Plantation, 17660 George O’Neal Road. Food by Chef John Folse, live auction and music by the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra. Proceeds benefit BRSO. $135. (225) 383-0500, ext. 100.
- BRBT YOUTH BALLET SUMMER TOUR OF ‘FIREBIRD’: 10 a.m., Central Branch Library, 11260 Joor Road, (225) 262-2660; 1 p.m., Eden Park Branch Library, 5131 Greenwell Springs Road, (225) 231-3240. Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s Youth Ballet presents a children’s version of the classical ballet, “Firebird.” Performance at the Eden Park Branch requires phone registration. Free.
- REFLECTIONS IN THE GARDEN: Noon, Ione Burden Conference Center, 4560 Essen Lane. First Monday at Burden lecture series. Bring a lunch; drinks provided. $10; free for BHS members. (225) 763-3990
- COFFEE AND CANVAS: 6 p.m., Watson Branch Library, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. Enjoy a cup of coffee, socialize, and learn some basic painting techniques. Space is limited, so registration is required. Free. (225) 664-3963 or livingston.lib.la.us
TUESDAY AND THURSDAY
- TWILIGHT TOURS: 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m., BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo, 3601 Thomas Road. Participants will take a twilight tram ride through the zoo, have an animal encounter at the Wildlife Safari Theatre and an evening snack. $16 for adults and teens; $13 for children ages 2-12. There is limited space available, so pre-registration is required. brzoo.org
- BRBT YOUTH BALLET SUMMER TOUR OF ‘FIREBIRD’: 10 a.m., Baker Branch Library, 3501 Groom Road, Baker, (225) 778-5960; 1 p.m., Zachary Branch Library, 1900 Church St., Zachary. Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s Youth Ballet presents a children’s version of the classical ballet, “Firebird.” Guests must pre-register by phone. Free.
- TURTLE POWER!: 2 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. Ages 6-11 are invited to join the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to battle Shredder, make mutant slime, and eat pizza. Space is limited, so registration is required. Free. (225) 665-8118
- LIFE SIZE PAC-MAN: 2 p.m., Watson Branch Library, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. Ages 12-18 can enter the world of Pac-Man and see if they have what it takes to outwit the ghosts in a life sized Pac-Man game. Free. (225) 664-3963 or livingston.lib.la.us
- OF MOVING COLORS PERFORMANCE AND TWEEN DANCE WORKSHOP: 10 a.m., performance; 2 p.m., workshop. Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. Of Moving Colors performs excerpts from “Kick It Out,” a grand dance performance for all ages set to the sounds of Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, James Brown, and many others from the Rat Pack & Motown eras. At 2 p.m., the dance company will help children ages 8-11 explore creative movement, coordination, rhythm, and choreography. Space is limited, so registration is required for the workshop. Free. (225) 665-8118
- BRBT YOUTH BALLET SUMMER TOUR OF ‘FIREBIRD’: 10 a.m., Port Allen Community Center, 749 N. Jefferson Ave., Port Allen. Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s Youth Ballet presents a children’s version of the classical ballet “Firebird.” Free. (225) 766-8379
- EINSTEIN & ADELAIDE PUPPET SHOW: 2 p.m., Watson Branch Library, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. This puppet show recommended for ages 6-10 is based on a true story about Adelaide, a girl who visits her neighbor Albert Einstein looking for help with her math homework. After the show, children will do a science experiment. Free. (225) 664-3963 or livingston.lib.la.us
- BATON ROUGE MAGIC CLUB-MONTHLY MEETING: 6 p.m., The Londoner, 4215 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd. (222) 978-3740
- BRBT YOUTH BALLET SUMMER TOUR OF ‘FIREBIRD’: 10 a.m., Scotlandville Library, 7373 Scenic Highway, (225) 354-7560; 1 p.m., Delmont Garden Library, 3351 Lorraine St., (225) 354-7560. Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s Youth Ballet presents a children’s version of the classical ballet “Firebird.” Free. (225) 766-8379
- CYCLES OF CLASSIC DANCE: 10:30 a.m., Zachary Branch Library, 1900 Church St., Zachary, (225) 658-1840; 1:30 p.m., Pride-Chaneyville Branch Library, 13600 Pride-Port Hudson Road, Pride, (225) 658-1540. Cangelosi Dance Project’s 2014 summer dance outreach library tour.
- HERITAGE LECTURE: 6 p.m., refreshments; 6:30 p.m., presentation, Old Governor’s Mansion, 502 North Blvd. Preservationist and author Randy Harelson will present “On the Trail of Naturalist William Bartram.” Sponsored by the Foundation for Historical Louisiana. Free, FHL members; $10, guests. (225) 387-2464
- ROCK N ROWE: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Perkins Rowe, 10107 Park Rowe Circle. Free, family-friendly event with music by Rusty Yates Band. Free. (225) 767-2000
- LIVE PERFORMANCE BY MINA ESTRADA: 6:30 p.m., The Gallery at Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. The choreographer presents a new piece inspired by Jack Mitchell’s photography. Free, members; $5, nonmembers.
- BATON ROUGE GALLERY: 1515 Dalrymple Drive. Exhibition of works by Heather Ryan Kelley, Isoko Onodera and Jessica Sharpe, through Sunday, June 26. Gallery hours are noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. batonrougegallery.org
brec splash pads: 8 a.m.-8 p.m., City-Brooks, Forest and Greenwood Community Parks. Open through October.
lsu museum of art: Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. “Margaret Stones’ Flora of Louisiana: The Baton Rouge Connection” on display through Aug. 3. “Nari Ward: Rooted Communities” on display through Aug. 10. lsumoa.org
- LOUISIANA ART & SCIENCE MUSEUM: 100 River Road S. “Hunt Slonem: ‘Bunnies!” on display through June 22; “The River Inside: A Photographic Journey by John Guider” and “The Red Stick Piece: An Installation by Jonathan Brilliant” on display through June 29; “Native American Baskets from the LASM Collection” on display through June 22. Hours are 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; and 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. $7.25 for adults; $6.25 for children ages 2-12 and seniors age 65 and older; $5 for groups of 15 or more. College students with ID and museum members are admitted free. (225) 344-5272 or lasm.org
- LOUISIANA’S OLD STATE CAPITOL: 100 North Blvd. An exhibit of some of the outstanding works of the late photographer Fonville Winans will be on view through July 12. (225) 342-0500
- LOUISIANA STATE ARCHIVES: 3851 Essen Lane. A collection of Blue Dog artwork by the late Louisiana artist George Rodrigue will be on display through June 30.
- PET ADOPTIONS: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Companion Animal Alliance, 2680 Progress Road. Prices include spay/neuter, microchip and all vaccinations. The society also offers adoptions 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Acadian Village Petco. For more information call (225) 774-7701.
- CAT ADOPTIONS: noon-6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, Cat Haven Adoption Center, 11130 N. Harrell’s Ferry Road. The society also holds adoption events 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the PetSmart in Siegen Marketplace and the Acadian Village Petco. (225) 636-2680
- PET ADOPTIONS: 1 p.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, The Friends of the Animals Adoption House, 8476 Highland Road. The organization also offers adoptions noon-3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Orvis in Perkins Rowe. friendsoftheanimalsbr.org
- WEST BATON ROUGE MUSEUM: 845 N. Jefferson, Port Allen. Offering free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day. “A Louisianian’s Grand Tour during Belle Époque” exhibit on display through July 20. (225) 336-2422, ext. 15
Compiled by Emily Beck Cogburn