FRIDAY

  • COFFEE & CANVAS: 10 a.m., Main Branch of the Livingston Parish Library, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. Enjoy a cup of coffee, socialize, and learn some basic painting techniques. Space is limited, so registration is required. Free. (225) 686-2436 or mylpl.info

FRIDAY-SUNDAY AND THURSDAY

  • ‘JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT’: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Thursday, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Essanee Theatre, 126 Iberia St., New Iberia. Performance by the Iberia Performing Arts League. $10. (337) 364-6114

SATURDAY

  • WOOD STORK AND WADING BIRD EVENT: 7 a.m., Sherburne WMA South Farm, Ramah. Sponsored by the Baton Rouge Audubon Society. Email president@braudubon.org.
  • SCIENCE SATURDAY: 1 p.m.-5 p.m., LIGO Livingston Observatory, 19100 LIGO Lane, Livingston. “Sounds like Science” program. Free. (225) 686-3173
  • FAIS DO-DO DANCE: 4:30 p.m., Lakeview Park & Beach, 1717 Veterans Memorial Highway, Eunice. Live music by Dikki Du & the Zydeco Krewe. $10. lvpark.com
  • RENDEZ-VOUS DES CAJUNS: 6 p.m., Liberty Theater, 200 Park Ave., Eunice. Featuring Ryan Brunet & Les Malfecteurs. $5. (337) 457-7389

SUNDAY

  • BAR-B-Q CHICKEN DINNER: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Mary Kiwanis Park, Main Street, New Roads. Sponsored by the Kiwanis of Pointe Coupee. Chicken, baked beans, cole slaw and roll. $8 per plate. (225) 718-1319

MONDAY

  • DRUMS ACROSS CAJUN FIELD: 7 p.m., Cajun Field, University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Performance by high school and college musicians from 10 different drum and bugles corps. $25, advance; $27, gate. ticketmaster.com

TUESDAY

  • LOUISIANA COUNTRY ROOTS SHOW: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library Dutchtown, 13278 La. 73, Geismar. Jim Bullion performs. (225) 673-8699
  • PENDULUM PAINTING: 2 p.m., South Branch of the Livingston Parish Library, 23477 La. 444, Livingston. Ages 12-18 will watch a classic Edgar Allen Poe film and create pendulum paintings. Space is limited, so registration is required. Free. (225) 698-3015 or mylpl.info
  • THE LAND OF OZ: 5 p.m., Main Branch of the Livingston Parish Library, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. Ages 12-18 will enjoy a cinema-style viewing of a movie featuring everyone’s favorite wizard. Space is limited, so registration is required. Call or visit the online event calendar to register. Free. (225) 686-2436 or mylpl.info

TUESDAY AND THURSDAY

  • TRI PARISH BALLET: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Main Branch of the Livingston Parish Library, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston; 2 p.m. Tuesday, Albany-Springfield Branch Library, 26941 La. 43, Hammond; 10 a.m. Thursday, South Branch of the Livingston Parish Library, 23477 La. 444, Livingston. The Tri Parish Ballet presents “Snow White” for all ages. Free. mylpl.info

WEDNESDAY

  • STARS OF STYLE: 6:30 p.m., Cade Community Center, 1688 Smede Highway, St. Martinville. Fundraiser for the Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival and Fair Association. (337) 367-7594.

WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY

  • TURTLE POWER!: 2 p.m. Wednesday, Albany-Springfield Branch Library, 26941 La. 43, Hammond; 2 p.m. Thursday, Main Branch of the Livingston Parish Library, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. Ages 6-11 will join the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to battle Shredder, make mutant slime, and eat pizza. Space is limited, so registration is required. Free. mylpl.info

THURSDAY

  • DONALDSONVLLE TEEN SUMMIT, PART 1: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 100 Clay St., Donaldsonville. Lunch, open mic, poetry slam, teen panel, HIV/AIDS awareness, giveaways. (225) 348-0245

LIFE SIZE PAC-MAN: 2 P.M., ALBANY-SPRINGFIELD BRANCH LIBRARY, 26941 LA. 43, HAMMOND. AGES 12-18 CAN ENTER THE WORLD OF PAC-MAN AND SEE IF THEY HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO OUTWIT THE GHOSTS IN THE LIFE SIZE PAC-MAN GAME. FREE. (225) 567-1441 OR MYLPL.INFO

  • TURN THE PAGE EVENT: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library Donaldsonville, 500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville. Pat Joffrion will discuss his suspense fiction and sign copies of his books. (225) 473-8052

ONGOING

  • PAUL AND LULU HILLIARD UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM: University of Louisiana at Lafayette. “Contemporary Masters: Works on Paper,” through Aug. 16; “Earth and Element: the Art of George Dunbar,” through Aug. 30. “The Walter Anderson Family Legacy: Shearwater Pottery,” through Sept. 6. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon Friday, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. (337) 482-2278

Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site: La. 10, St. Francisville. History Mythbusters, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. Interpretive staff will explore commonly believed myths about the past. $10, adults; $8, seniors; $4, students ages 6-17; free, children ages 4 and younger. (888) 376-1867

Compiled by Emily Beck Cogburn