THURSDAY

FRIDAY

  • SURREAL SALON: Noon, Baton Rouge Gallery, 1515 Dalrymple Drive. In January, Baton Rouge Gallery hosts its annual Surreal Salon exhibition.

THE CARNIVAL, THE CITY AND THE SEA: , LSU MUSEUM OF ART, 100 LAFAYETTE ST. THE EXHIBITION LOOKS AT THE COLLECTION OF PERRY SMITH, WHO ACQUIRED OVER 80 WORKS OF ART DURING HIS TIME AS A CHRISTIAN MISSIONARY TO HAITI. HOUSED IN THE COLLECTION ARCHIVES OF THE NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART, THE COLLECTION HAS BEEN EXHIBITED ONLY ONCE.

SATURDAY

  • RED STICK FARMER’S MARKET: 8 a.m., 501 Main St.
  • NOW BATON ROUGE MEETING: 10 a.m., Main Library on Goodwood, 7711 Goodwood Blvd.

CASA VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION: 11 A.M., CAPITAL AREA CASA, 848 LOUISIANA AVE. CALL CASA AT (225) 379-8598, EMAIL VOLUNTEER@CASABR.ORG OR VISIT WWW.CASABR.ORG TO LEARN MORE.

SUNDAY

  • WALK AROUND LSU LAKES: 3 p.m., BREC, Administrative Offices, 6201 Florida Blvd. Look for the red party stop sign to find the group.

TUESDAY

  • WOMEN’S STEPSISTERS RECOVERY GROUP: 6:30 p.m. Visit brslaa.blogspot.com.
  • ECLECTIC TRUTH POETRY SLAM AND OPEN MIC: 7:30 p.m., Arts Council of Baton Rouge, 437 Laurel St.

WEDNESDAY

  • BATON ROUGE JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL: 7 p.m., Hartley/Vey Theatres at Manship Theatre, 100 Lafayette St. The annual Baton Rouge Jewish Film Festival brings a series of films that inspire, inform and entertain, and all reflect, in some way, the long history and engaging culture of the Jewish experience. Presenting “Deli Man,” “Mr. Kaplan” and “Above and Beyond.” Visit www.manship theatre.org and www.brjff.com.

JAN. 14

  • CASA VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION: 5 p.m., Capital Area CASA, 848 Louisiana Ave., Call CASA at (225) 379-8598, email volunteer@casabr.org or visit www.casabr.org to learn more.
  • STAR TREK BOOK CLUB: 7 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 2590 Citiplace Court.