ARCHAEOLOGY IN LOUISIANA: 10 a.m., River Center Library, 120 St. Louis St. Dennis Jones, an archeologist from the Louisiana Archaeological Society, will introduce children to archaeology by talking about the ancient people who lived at the Poverty Point site in northeastern Louisiana. Registration is required. (225) 389-4959.
“CINDERELLA”: 10 a.m., Scotlandville Branch Library, and 2 p.m., Greenwell Springs Regional Branch Library.
HARVEY RABBIT AND FRIENDS: 2:30 p.m., Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. The puppet show is intended for ages 2-11.
UP, UP & AWAY: 2:30 p.m., Jones Creek Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road. Children will read “Up Up Up” by Susan Reed and Rachel Oldfield and then make their own hot air balloon mobile. Registration is required. (225) 756-1170.
HOT SUMMER NIGHTS, COOL JAZZ CONCERT SERIES: 7:30 p.m., LSU School of Music Recital Hall. Featuring Willis Delony, Brian Shaw, Bill Grimes and Troy Davis, along with bebop alto saxophonist Dave Glasser. $20, general admission; $10, students, faculty and staff. Tickets on sale at Union Theatre Box office. (225) 578-5128.