- MOVIE IN THE PARK — ‘INSIDE OUT’: 6:30 p.m., Cedar Ridge Park, 13300 Cedar Ridge Ave. Grab a blanket or lawn chair for a family movie under the stars. Enjoy popcorn and other concessions for purchase.
SURREAL SALON SOIREE: 7 P.M., BATON ROUGE GALLERY, 1515 DALRYMPLE DRIVE. DRESS UP IN A SURREAL COSTUME AND CELEBRATE THE ‘SURREAL SALON 8’ EXHIBITION, FEATURING 60 POP-SURREALIST/LOWBROW ARTISTS FROM 23 STATES. ADVANCE TICKETS FARE $20 ($24 IF NOT IN COSTUME) AND $25 AT THE DOOR ($29 IF NOT IN COSTUME). BATONROUGEGALLERY.COM
- ONEOFAKIND BATON ROUGE FASHION WEEK MODEL SEARCH: 4 p.m., Capitol, 660 N. Fourth St. Current and aspiring models of all ages, sizes and backgrounds are encouraged to audition. Model search application is available at batonrougefashionweek.com/model.html.
- RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., Main Street Market, Fifth and Main streets.
VOLUNTEER PLANTING AT TALISHEEK PRESERVE: 9 A.M., THE NATURE CONSERVANCY IN LOUISIANA, 721 GOVERNMENT ST., SUITE 200. LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS TO HELP PLANT LONGLEAF PINE AT TALISHEEK PRESERVE.
RENAISSANCE KIDS CULINARY CLASS: 10 A.M., RENAISSANCE BATON ROUGE, 7000 BLUEBONNET BLVD. WITH THE REGISTRATION FEE COMES A PERSONALIZED KIDS CHEF JACKET, A TAKE-HOME KING CAKE AND TIME WITH AN AMAZING CULINARY TEAM. $50 PER CHILD; $30 FOR PREVIOUS ATTENDANTS IF YOU STILL HAVE YOUR RENAISSAANCE-ONLY KIDS CHEF JACKET.
NATURAL AWAKENINGS & WHOLE FOODS MARKET HEALTH FAIR: 10 A.M., WHOLE FOODS MARKET, 7529 CORPORATE BLVD. A HEALTH FAIR FOR THE COMMUNITY, FEATURING LOCAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS.
LAHOUSE WINTER OPEN HOUSE: 10 A.M., LAHOUSE HOME AND LANDSCAPE RESOURCE CENTER, 2858 GOURRIER AVE. THIS OPEN HOUSE HIGHLIGHTS THE ARRAY OF “COZY TECHNOLOGIES” IN THE HIGH-PERFORMANCE DEMONSTRATION HOME OF LSU AGCENTER’S LAHOUSE RESOURCE CENTER. A DONATION OF $5 PER ADULT IS REQUESTED.
BOOK SIGNING: 11 A.M., USS KIDD VETERANS MUSEUM, 305 S. RIVER ROAD. GET A SIGNED COPY OF “WOMEN VIETNAM VETERANS OUR UNTOLD STORIES.” $25 PER BOOK.
- MISS TRUDY’S TRAVELING TRUNK SHOW: 11 a.m., Louisiana Art & Science Museum, Adalié Brent Auditorium, 100 S. River Road. Sing, dance and share stories in this interactive program for young children that explores the art and science of the seasons.
DOCTOR SPARK, THE ROVING EXPLAINER: NOON TO 2 P.M., LOUISIANA ART & SCIENCE MUSEUM, 100 S. RIVER ROAD. CELEBRATE THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF LIGHT WITH DOCTOR SPARK AND HER BACKPACK OF SURPRISES.
ECSTATIC DANCE BATON ROUGE: 5 P.M., AGAME YOGA & MEDITATION CENTER, 635 S. ACADIAN THRUWAY. ENJOY A SAFE SPACE TO DANCE WITHOUT TALKING, DRINKING AND THE NIGHTCLUB VIBE. ADMISSION IS BETWEEN $5-$10.
BEADING SOCIAL: 6 P.M. CAJUN BEAD CRAFTS, 4733 JONES CREEK ROAD. JOIN THE FUN AND WORK ON PROJECTS. SEATING IS LIMITED. CALL (225) 223-6573 FOR MORE INFORMATION.
CRU$ADE GUERILLA ART SHOW: 6 P.M., SPANISH MOON, 1109 HIGHLAND ROAD. A NIGHT OF UNDERGROUND ART, MUSIC AND SPOKEN WORD POETRY.
UMAMI GRAND OPENING LAUNCH PARTY: 6 P.M., UMAMI JAPANESE BISTRO, 3930 BURBANK DRIVE. THERE WILL BE SMALL PLATE SAMPLINGS AND A CHANCE TO WIN A FIVE-COURSE DINING EXPERIENCE. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL (225) 768-8808 OR VISIT UMAMIBR.COM.
FREE SHOWING OF ‘LABYRINTH’: 7 P.M., BREC’S INDEPENDENCE PARK THEATRE, 7800 INDEPENDENCE BLVD. CONCESSION AND DRINKS WILL BE SOLD. DRINK SPECIALS FOR THOSE DRESSED AS DAVID BOWIE.
- KIDS’ LAB: 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday, 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday, Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 S. River Road. Experiment with household products and explore an amazing chemical with a noteworthy property. For ages 6-12. lasm.org.
- OKLAHOMA CITY BALLET: 1 p.m., The Dancers’ Workshop, 10745 Linkwood Court. Local dancers can audition for limited spots in prestigious programs. For more information, call (225) 766-8379 or visit batonrougeballet.org.
- ‘ANNIE THE MUSICAL’: 3 p.m., Baton Rouge River Center, 275 S. River Road. A new incarnation of the iconic original. Tickets available at the River Center box office or at ticketmaster.com. For more information, call the Baton Rouge River Center at (225) 389-3030.
BOURBON ON THE BAYOU: 6 P.M., CITY PORK DELI & CHARCUTERIE, 2363 HOLLYDALE AVE. THE ALL-INCLUSIVE DINNER IS $85 PER PERSON. RESERVATIONS CAN BE MADE BY CALLING THE DELI AT (225) 300-4550.
- LUNCH WITH LEANNE: 11:30 a.m., Crowne Plaza, 4728 Constitution Ave. For tickets, visit Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Coloroperalouisiane.com Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color.
- LSU SCIENCE CAFÉ: 5 p.m., Schlittz & Giggles Perkins, 2355 Ferndale Ave. Free food and networking. All ages welcome. Call (225) 578-3870 for details.
- BASIC BEADING CLASS: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Cajun Bead Crafts, 4733 Jones Creek Road, Suite H. This free class allows patrons to learn how to make jewelry. Seating is limited. Call (225) 223-6573 for information.
- ECLECTIC TRUTH POETRY SLAM AND OPEN MIC: 7:30 p.m., Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, inside the Firehouse Gallery, 427 Laurel St.
- WOMEN & WINE: 5:30 p.m., Time Out Lounge, 4619 Bennington Ave. Network with other women from the Baton Rouge area. (225) 330-4593.
- SEED BEADING CLASS: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Cajun Bead Crafts, 4733 Jones Creek Road, Suite H. This free class features a new seed bead pattern each week of a bracelet, necklace or earrings. Seating is limited. Call (225) 223-6573 for information.
- CAAWS CAT ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, Acadian Village Petco, 3535 Perkins Road. caaws.org
- CAAWS DOG ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays, CAAWS Shelter, 6357 Quinn Drive. caaws.org
- CAPITOL PARK MUSEUM: 660 N. Fourth St. “Keeping Time: Extraordinary Images from Louisiana’s Musical Past.” Through May 31. 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.
- CAT ADOPTIONS: Noon to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, Cat Haven Adoption Center, 11130 N. Harrell’s Ferry Road. (225) 636-2680.
- ELIZABETHAN GALLERY: 680 Jefferson Highway. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. elizabethangallery.com
- FRAMEWORKS GALLERY: 8501 Highland Road. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (225) 769-0582 or visit fwgallery.net.
- ‘FINDING THE FORGOTTEN … IN THE SHADOWS OF THE MIND’: The Gallery at Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Exhibition highlights the need to remember, relate to and reawaken the minds shuttered by dementia in the community. Through Jan. 31.
- FW GALLERY AT THE SHAW CENTER: Shaw Center of the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Andrea Pramuk’s architectural renderings will be on display through Feb. 12. fwgallery.net.
- HISTORY MYTHBUSTERS: 10 a.m to 4 p.m., Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site. Staff will explore commonly-believed myths by relating how and why they were created. Through Sunday. lastateparks.com.
- INTERMEDIATE PHOTOGRAPHY CLASS: 6:30 p.m., N The Art Space, 7809 Jefferson Highway, Suite B3. This class is for those who have taken Amy Shutt’s basic photography class and/or are at the intermediate level of digital photography. Cost is $235 for alumni students, $250 for new students. Class runs from Jan. 26 to Feb. 16. For more information, call (225) 324-8936.
- ‘LOVING LOUISIANA — CELEBRATING THE CULTURES AND TRADITIONS OF SOUTH LOUISIANA’: Louisiana’s Old State Capitol, 100 North Blvd. An exhibit honoring the state of Louisiana. Through March 20.
- ‘THE CARNIVAL, THE CITY AND THE SEA’: LSU Museum of Art, 100 Lafayette St. An exhibition of Haitian art that runs through March 20. For more information, call (225) 389-7200 or visit lsumoa.org.
- ‘THE COMPLEAT WORKS OF WLLM SHKSPR (ABRIDGED)’: Theatre Baton Rouge, 7155 Florida Blvd. Runs from Jan. 22 to Feb. 7. Tickets are $25 for individuals, $20 for students. Student IDs required for student tickets. To purchase tickets or for more information, call (225) 924-6496 or visit theatrebr.org.
- JONES WALKER FOYER: Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Free. (225) 346-5001.
- LOUISIANA’S OLD STATE CAPITOL: 100 North Blvd. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. (225) 342-0500.
- LSU MUSEUM OF ART: Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St.
- LSU SCHOOL OF ART’S ALFRED C. GLASSELL JR. GALLERY: Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and noon to 5 p.m. Saturday through Sunday. (225) 389-7180.
- PET ADOPTIONS: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Companion Animal Alliance, 2680 Progress Road. (225) 774-7701.
- PET ADOPTIONS: 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, PetSmart, 8660 Airline Highway. Kittens, cats, puppies and dogs are available from the Northside Humane Society. (225) 964-6992.
- PET ADOPTIONS: 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Friends of the Animals Adoption House, 8476 Highland Road. friendsoftheanimalsbr.org
- ‘RAPHAEL SOYER INTIMATE PORTRAITS’: Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 S. River Road, Soupcon Gallery. The paintings on view are intimate portraits of women painted by Soyer at different intervals throughout his lengthy career. Through April 3.
- ‘SOLARIUM’: Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 S. River Road, Upper Main Gallery. An innovative art video created by NASA’s media team at the Goddard Space Flight Center. Through April 3.
- SURREAL SALON EXHIBITION: Baton Rouge Gallery, 1515 Dalrymple Dr. Highlights the growing quality and popularity of the pop-surrealist/lowbrow movement in American contemporary art. Through Thursday. For more information, visit batonrougegallery.org or call (225) 383-1470.
- WINE WALK: 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Restaurant IPO, 421 Third St. Taste wines and enjoy foods in downtown Baton Rouge. $10 for a wine bracelet and a wine card for the list of venues and the number of tastings. Must be 21 or older. restaurantipo.com
Yelp! BR Pet Adoptions: Noon to 4 p.m. Sundays, and 3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road. Applications accepted for adoption approval. (225) 485-9200 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Compiled by Marchaund Jones