Outlying areas calendar for Jan. 1-7, 2016 _lowres

Advocate Staff Photo by BRAD BOWIE -- Kevin Boutte places samples of his citrus on his table prior to the start of the Teche Area Farmer's Market in downtown New Iberia. The market is held every Saturday at 7 a.m.

SATURDAY, MONDAY

  • TECHE AREA FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Experience a harvest of delicious, locally grown produce and homemade products by farmers and artisans.

WEDNESDAY

  • ‘MOTHER GOOSE ASKS WHY?’: 10:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Library Dutchtown Branch, 13278 La. 73, Geismar. Accompany your preschoolers while they start developing pre-science skills through a series of entertaining hands-on activities and stories.
  • GLC FARMERS MARKET: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., GLC Meat Market, 211 N. Main St., Loreauville. Farmers will sell produce, plants, honey and homemade pies.

THURSDAY

  • ACADIANA GROWERS ALLIANCE FARMERS MARKET: 4 p.m., First United Methodist Church Ministries Center, 211 W. St. Peter St., New Iberia. Selling fresh produce and baked goods on the last Thursday of each month. For details, visit facebook.com/ agafarmersmarket.

WINE TASTING: 7 P.M., THE RED WHITE & BREW, 120 E. THOMAS ST., HAMMOND. EIGHT WINES, LIGHT SNACKS, THE BEST TASTING VALUE IN TOWN AT $15 PER PERSON. FOR INFORMATION, VISIT REDWHITEBREW.COM OR CALL (985) 345-1211.

ONGOING

  • BAYOU TECHE MUSEUM: 131 W. Main St., New Iberia. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday through Saturday. (337) 606-5977 or bayouteche museum.org.

Clementine Hunter Traveling Exhibit: 10 a.m., Jeanerette Museum, 500 E. Main St., Jeanerette. “The Art and Social Commentary of Clementine Hunter” runs through Jan. 15. For more information on this free program suitable for adults, contact the Jeanerette Museum at (337) 276-4408, or visit jeanerettemuseum.com.

Jam Session: 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Fridays, Cajun Campground, 5552 U.S. 190, Eunice. A Cajun tradition in which both amateur and seasoned musicians take turns playing a tune.

Jeanerette Museum: 500 E. Main St., Jeanerette. Learn about the last 200 years of the sugar cane industry, the cypress lumber industry and the days of the steamboat. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. (337) 276-4408 or jeanerette museum.com

LE VIEUX VILLAGE: 828 E. Landry St., Opelousas. Hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. cityofopelousas.com/le-vieux-village

‘Les Cenelles’ Exhibit: 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., Iberia Parish Library, 445 E. Main St., New Iberia. “Les Cenelles” is an original copy of the first anthology of African-American poetry in the country, featuring 17 French-speaking poets and published in 1845. Runs through Jan. 15.

ROSEDOWN PLANTATION STATE HISTORIC SITE: La. 10, St. Francisville. (225) 635-3110 or www.lastateparks.com.

La Table FranÇaise at Java Square CafÉ: 4 p.m. Fridays, Java Square Café, 103 W. Landry St., Opelousas. Grab a cup of coffee and share conversation with other French speakers. Free admission.

University of Louisiana at Lafayette art museum: 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. “Art Under the Big Sky” and “Imprinting the West” will run through Jan. 2. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. (337) 482-2278 or hilliardmuseum.org.

Victorian Christmas at the Grevemberg House: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 407 Sterling Road, Franklin. Enjoy displays of a traditional Victorian tree and seasonal greenery. Open daily . Admission is $10 per person, $8 for seniors. For more information, call (337) 828-2092.

Victorian Christmas: 9 a.m., Rip Van Winkle Gardens, 5505 Rip Van Winkle Road, New Iberia. Tours of the Joseph Jefferson Home decorated for the holiday season. Through Jan. 5.

View Oaklawn’s Christmas decor: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oaklawn Manor, 3296 E. Oaklawn Drive, Franklin. The residence will be adorned for Christmas with a different style tree in every room. Through Jan. 3. Admission is $15 per person and $10 for students.

Washington Art Gallery: Corner of Veterans Boulevard and Church Street, Washington. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday. See “Washington Historic,” an exhibit of paintings, including colorful, abstract Louisiana landscapes. (337) 351-3043 or artworkbybertrand@yahoo.com.

Compiled by Marchaund Jones