THURSDAY

  • DINE OUT 4 PAWS: Varied meals at restaurants throughout the metropolitan area will be donating 20 percent of their proceeds to the Louisiana SPCA. More than 40 restaurants are included. www.la-spca.org/dineout.
  • METAIRIE ART GUILD SHOW: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Lakeside Shopping Center, 3301 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie. Annual judged show and sale through Sunday. (504) 858-4629.
  • RANGERS’ CHOICE TALK: 2 p.m., Barataria Preserve of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park, 6588 Barataria Blvd., Marrero. Wednesdays through Sundays. (504) 689-3690, ext. 10.
  • TASTE OF ST. CHARLES AVENUE FOOD TOUR: 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Five tasting stops along the avenue, part of the “Eat Local Challenge.” $75. (855) 353-6634. www.destination-kitchen.com.
  • FESTIGALS: 3 p.m. to 9 p.m., registration at J.W. Marriott, 614 Canal St., New Orleans. Four days of festivities centered on women, including an empowerment day, private parties, Stiletto Stroll and the Bodacious Bras for a Cause luncheon and auction of decorated foundation garments. Packages start at $340. www.festigals.org.
  • YAPPY HOUR: 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Rare Form, 437 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Courtyard happy hour for people and pets, with discounts and proceeds for Louisiana SPCA. www.rareformnola.com.
  • YOGA FOR CANCER PATIENTS: 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., also 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays, Benson Cancer Center, Ochsner Medical Center, 1515 Jefferson Highway, Jefferson. Open to all cancer survivors. (504) 842-3910. ochsner.org/ochsnercancer_institute/healing_yoga.
  • RENOVATORS HAPPY HOUR ON ST. CHARLES AVE.: 5:30 p.m., 5010 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. The Preservation Resource Center hosts a tour and talk on renovation of a 1910 Tudor revival mansion. Light refreshments provided. $10. (504) 581-7032. www.prcno.org.
  • “HENRY HOWARD — LOUISIANA’S ARCHITECT”: 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Robert S. Brantley discusses and signs his book about this 19th century architect. (504) 862-2266. www.gardendistrictbookshop.com.
  • “DIVE-IN MOVIE”: 6:30 p.m., W New Orleans French Quarter, 316 Chartres St., New Orleans. Fashion show, cocktails, throwback tunes before sunset showing of movie at 7:45 p.m. Food and beverages available for purchase. Movie complimentary. RSVP. www.wnolarspv@whotels.com.
  • “A BIG EASY CHILDHOOD”: 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. Guy Lyman discusses and signs his memories about growing up in New Orleans. (504) 889-8143. www.jefferson.lib.la.us.
  • PFLAG NEW ORLEANS MEETING: 7:30 p.m., Central St. Matthew United Church of Christ, 1333 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. Monthly support group meeting for allies and members of the LGBT community. (504) 862-5912. www.pflagno.org.
  • MORRISSEY: 8 p.m., Saenger Theatre, 1111 Canal St., New Orleans. British singer-songwriter Morrissey kicks off his U.S. tour. $39.50 and up. (504) 525-1052. www.saengernola.com.

FRIDAY

  • FESTIGALS EMPOWERMENT DAY: 8 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., J.W. Marriott Hotel, 614 Canal St., New Orleans. Sessions design to inspire, lead, encourage and challenge women to find the power within. Breakfast, luncheon and three seminars. Tickets may be purchased individually or for the entire day or weekend packages. Single day ticket $125. www.festigals.org.
  • METAIRIE ART GUILD SHOW: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Lakeside Shopping Center, 3301 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie. Annual judged show and sale through Sunday. (504) 858-4629.
  • SAVE OUR LAKE COAST AND FISHING RODEO: 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., also Sunday, Kenner Boat Launch, Williams Boulevard at Lake Pontchartrain, Kenner. Rodeo includes waterway and tributaries of Lakes Pontchartrain, Maurepas, St. Catherine and Borgne, plus Breton Sound. $40 open division, $15 under age 16. (504) 836-2205. www.saveourlake.org.
  • FRIDAY NIGHT AT NOMA: 5 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, City Park, One Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans. Art on the Spot. (504) 658-4100. noma.org.
  • NOTHING BUT NET FUNDRAISER: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., New Orleans Jazz Market, 1436 O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans. Soiree and silent auction benefits the NET’s Internship and Career Services program. The NET is one of three alternative schools in New Orleans, and the only school with a professional internship program. www.thenetnola.org.
  • “DINNER AND A ZOOVIE”: 6 p.m., Audubon Zoo, 6500 Magazine St., New Orleans. The Disney sensation “Frozen” will be the first of the zoo’s series of movies. For opening night, the zoo will also open the Cool Zoo/Gator Run lazy river. A dance party is slated at 7:15 p.m. and the movie around 8:30 p.m. Picnics, chairs and blankets encouraged. Glass, pets and candles are not. $10 for combo river and movie; $5 movie alone. www.auduboninstitute.org/zoo/events/zoovie.
  • SPOTLIGHT ON SUCCESS: 8 p.m., Generations Hall, 310 Andrew Higgins Blvd., New Orleans. Fundraiser for March of Dimes honors young professionals. Bid on auction packages put together by honorees, food, music. Patron party at 6:30 p.m. $75 in advance, $85 door. www.marchofdimesnola.com/spotlight_on_sucess.

SATURDAY

  • NOTHING BUT NET TOURNAMENT: 7 a.m. until, Langston Hughes Academy, 3519 Trafalgar St., New Orleans. Adult 3-on-3 tournament, youth and adult dunk and three-point contest to benefit NET Charter High School. Registration required. (713) 319-5708. www.thenetnola.org/nothingbutnet.html.
  • PILATES IN THE SCULPTURE GARDEN: 8 a.m., also Monday 6 p.m. New Orleans Museum of Art, One Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. In conjunction with East Jefferson Wellness Center. $5. (504) 658-4106. noma.org.
  • FRIENDS OF THE NEW ORLEANS PUBLIC LIBRARY BOOK SALE: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Latter Library, 5120 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Also Wednesday.
  • VICTORY CORPS SATURDAY: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., National WWII Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. War history through a hands-on program. (504) 528-1944. nationalww2museum.org.
  • METAIRIE ART GUILD SHOW: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Lakeside Shopping Center, 3301 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie. Annual judged show and sale through Sunday. (504) 858-4629.
  • BODACIOUS BRAS FOR A CAUSE: 10:30 a.m., J.W. Marriott, 614 Canal St., New Orleans. Luncheon and auction to raise funds for the Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans as part of the Festigals weekend of events. $85 and up, with discounts for under 35. (855) 425-9563. www.festigals.org.
  • CREOLE TOMATO FESTIVAL: 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., also Sunday, French Market, Decatur and North Peters streets to Barracks Street, French Quarter, New Orleans. Music, food, activities and more rejoice in the arrival of the ruby-red tomatoes. www.frenchmarket.org.
  • LASPCA ADOPTIONS: noon to 3 p.m., Mid-City Vet Hospital, 3821 Orleans Ave., New Orleans. Counselors and volunteers will help match pets and owners. (504) 368-5191. www.la-spca.org/offsiteadoption.
  • SAVE OUR LAKE COAST AND FISHING RODEO: noon to 4 p.m., with after party and awards at 4:30 p.m. Kenner Boat Launch, Williams Boulevard at Lake Pontchartrain, Kenner. Rodeo includes waterway and tributaries of Lakes Pontchartrain, Maurepas, St. Catherine and Borgne, plus Breton Sound. $40 open division, $15 under age 16. (504) 836-2205. www.saveourlake.org.
  • MILAN GOLF SCRAMBLE: 1:30 p.m., Audubon Park Golf Course, 6500 Magazine St., New Orleans. Annual fundraiser to benefit Team Gleason this year. $100 per person. www.facebook.com/milangolfscramble.
  • WORLD NAKED BIKE RIDE NEW ORLEANS: 4 p.m. Mickey Markey Park, Royal and Piety streets, New Orleans. Ride to raise awareness on oil dependence, alternative transportation and the vulnerability of cyclists in traffic. Ride begins at 5 p.m. from park to Decatur Street in French Quarter, then east on Bourbon Street to return to park. www.facebook.com/groups/135070029863460/
  • CURTAIN RAISER GALA: 7 p.m., Celebration Distillation, 2815 Frenchman St., New Orleans. Fundraiser and season announcement for Old Marquer Theatre. Live music, food, silent auction and raffle. Red attire encouraged (to match the new curtain). $30. (504) 298-8676. www.oldmarquer.com.
  • NAACP BANQUET: 7 p.m., Xavier University Center, Xavier University. The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People New Orleans Branch will hold their annual banquet and present the Trailblazer Award inductees. $75 in advance only. (504) 822-8515.
  • AN EVENING WITH CCH POUNDER: 8 p.m., Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St., New Orleans. Acclaimed actress and star of locally shot “NCIS New Orleans,” and jewelry designer. Pounder will read from Donald Rawley’s “Slow Dance on the Fault Line.” The evening includes food, a meet-and-greet with the artist, a raffle of a piece by Pounder, a silent auction and live music. $75 CAC members, $100 general admission, $150 preferred seating. (504) 528-3800. www.cacno.org.

SUNDAY

  • PET FIRST AID COURSE: 9 a.m., Louisiana SPCA, 1700 Mardi Gras Blvd., New Orleans. Hands-on training teaches animal handling, restraint, pet first aid and CPR using mannequins. $65, preregistration required. www.la-spca.org.
  • DEDICATION OF CORPUS CHRISTI-EPIPHANY COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTER: 10 a.m., 2022 St. Bernard Ave., New Orleans. Archbishop Gregory Aymond will celebrate Mass and bless the renovated facility closed since Hurricane Katrina. (504) 945-8931.
  • PUPPY SOCIAL: 10:30 a.m., Deutsches Haus, 1023 Ridgewood St., Metairie. For puppies less than 24 weeks old with up-to-date vaccines and proof. Play with other pups and people under supervision of a trainer. Registration encouraged. $10. www.la-spca.org/training.
  • CREOLE TOMATO FESTIVAL: 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., French Market, Decatur and North Peters streets to Barracks Street, French Quarter, New Orleans. Music, food, activities and more rejoice in the arrival of the ruby-red tomatoes. www.frenchmarket.org.
  • SOLAR DAY 2015: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Engineering and TRAC Facility, University of New Orleans, Leon C. Simon Drive and Founders Avenue, New Orleans. Presentations from national solar experts, a student solar power competition, solar demonstrations and education on how to lower utility bills and increase energy efficiency. www.solardaynola.com.
  • S.O.L. BOWL: 11:30 a.m., Colonial Bowling Lanes, 100 E. Morris Ave., Harahan. Benefit to support Special Olympics Louisiana, with raffle, auction, prizes, food, music and bowling. (800) 345-6644. www.laso.org.
  • METAIRIE ART GUILD SHOW: noon to 6 p.m., Lakeside Shopping Center, 3301 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie. Annual judged show and sale. (504) 858-4629.
  • INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON THE SOCIOLOGY OF MUSIC EDUCATION: 1:30 p.m., continues through Wednesday, June 17, Loyola University, 6363 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Scholars from around the globe converge on Loyola campus for event. www.issme2015.weebly.com.
  • HONORÉ TO SPEAK AT SIERRA CLUB: 6:30 p.m., First Unitarian Church, 4903 Jefferson Ave., New Orleans. Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré will speak about the legislative session and the environment. (504) 307-0187.

MONDAY

  • “COCKTAIL FOR A CAUSE”: Through June, Ralph’s on the Park, 900 City Park Ave., New Orleans. Portion of “Six-Toed Cat” cocktail benefits the Louisiana SPCA. www.la-spca.org.
  • TAI CHI CLASS: 6 p.m., NOMA Sculpture Garden, City Park, One Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans. East Jefferson Wellness Center classes outside or in the museum. $5. (504) 456-5000. noma.org.

CHORAL AUDITIONS FOR CRESCENT CITY SOUND CHORUS: 7 P.M., MUSIC ROOM, DELGADO COMMUNITY COLLEGE, 615 CITY PARK AVE., NEW ORLEANS. LOCAL CHAPTER OF SWEET ADELINES INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S CHORUS. (504) 442-7449 OR (985) 898-0951. CRESCENTCITYSOUND.COM.

TUESDAY

  • YAPPY HOUR: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Carousel Bar & Longue, Hotel Monteleone, 214 Royal St., New Orleans. Meet adoptable dogs from the Louisiana SPCA, drink specials, enter a drawing to win a one-night stay at the hotel, plus dinner and a $100 bar tab or a VIP package to NOLA on Tap. A portion will benefit the SPCA. Only SPCA dogs, please. (504) 523-3341. www.la-spca.org.
  • ORGAN AND LABYRINTH AND CANDLELIGHT: 6 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 1329 Jackson Ave., New Orleans. Music director Albinas Prizgintas performs classical to rock to pop on the 5,000-pipe organ. (504) 670-2520. albinas.org.
  • “WINGS OVER NEW ORLEANS”: 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. John Taylor discusses and signs his book about Paul and Linda McCartney’s stay in New Orleans during the recording of the Wings’ album “Venus and Mars.” (504) 889-8143. www.jefferson.lib.la.us.

WEDNESDAY

  • WHITE GLOVE WEDNESDAYS: 9 a.m. to noon, National WWII Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Visitors can pick up and try on original and reproduction uniforms and more. Free with museum admission. (504) 528-1944, ext. 288. nationalww2museum.org.
  • JAZZ PILATES: Noon to 1 p.m., New Orleans National Historical Park Visitor Center, Dutch Alley, 916 N. Peters St., New Orleans. Stephanie Jordan leads free class, participants to bring their own mats. (504) 589-4841. www.nps.gov/jazz.
  • FULTON ALLEY/VIEUX CARRE FOOD AND COCKTAIL CRAWL: 5 p.m., Fulton Alley, 600 Fulton St., New Orleans. Begin the evening with bowling, food and cocktails, part of the Eat Local Challenge. $65. (504) 484-9135. www.destination-kitchen.com.
  • WEDNESDAYS ON THE POINT: 5:30 p.m., Algiers Ferry Landing, 200 Morgan St., New Orleans. Live music during eight-week summer concert series. Food and drink vendors will be on hand. www.wednesdaysonthepoint.com.
  • THURSDAY, June 18
  • RANGERS’ CHOICE TALK: 2 p.m., Barataria Preserve of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park, 6588 Barataria Blvd., Marrero. Wednesdays through Sundays. (504) 689-3690, ext. 10.
  • YAPPY HOUR: 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Rare Form, 437 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Courtyard happy hour for people and pets, with discounts and proceeds for Louisiana SPCA. www.rareformnola.com.
  • GARDEN TO GLASS WORKSHOP: 5:30 p.m., Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Lane, New Orleans. Led by Max Messier of Cocktail and Sons, explore the history of classic beverages and learn to use garden items. (504) 293-4721. www.longuevue.com.
  • “NEW ORLEANS BOOM AND BLACKOUT — ONE HUNDRED DAYS IN AMERICA’S COOLEST HOTSPOT”: 6:30 p.m., Mid-City Library, American Can Building, 3700 Orleans Ave., New Orleans. Jules Bentley and Brian Boyles discuss his book about the lead-up to the power failure during the Super Bowl. (504) 596-2654. www.neworleanspubliclibrary.com.
  • “NEW ORLEANS HISTORIC HOTELS”: 7 p.m., Nix Library, 1401 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. Paul Oswell discusses his book about hotels and his annually updated travel guide. (504) 596-2630. www.neworleanspuybliclibrary.com.
  • PFLAG NORTHSHORE MEETING: 7:30 p.m., Grace Disciples Church, 975 Hwy. 190, Covington. Monthly support group meeting for allies and members of the LGBT community. (504) 862-5912. www.pflagno.org.
  • MARKETS

    THURSDAY

    • HOLLYGROVE MARKET AND FARM: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 8301 Olive St., New Orleans. For $25, customers can purchase a share of local produce. Walk-ins welcome. (504) 483-7037. hollygrovemarket.com.
    • CRESCENT CITY FARMERS MARKET MID-CITY: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., Mid-City Farmers Market, 3700 Orleans Ave., New Orleans. crescentcityfarmersmarket.org.
    • MARKETPLACE AT ARMSTRONG PARK: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., 901 N. Rampart St., New Orleans. Food, music, and arts and crafts market. (504) 684-5410. www.icdnola.org.

    SATURDAY

    • CAMELLIA CITY FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, Griffith Park, 333 Erlanger St., Slidell. (985) 640-7112. camelliacitymarket.org.
    • CRESCENT CITY FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, 700 Magazine St., New Orleans. crescentcityfarmersmarket.org.
    • COVINGTON FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, Covington Police Station, 609 N. Columbia St., Covington. (985) 892-1873. covingtonfarmersmarket.org.
    • GERMAN COAST FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, Ormond Plantation, 13786 River Road, Destrehan. (985) 764-9762.
    • KENNER RIVERTOWN FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, Heritage Park, 303 Williams Blvd., Kenner. (504) 468-7211.
    • GRETNA FARMERS MARKET: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 300 Huey P. Long Ave., Gretna. gretnafarmersmarket.com.
    • MANDEVILLE TRAILHEAD COMMUNITY MARKET: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 675 Lafitte St., Mandeville. (985) 624-3147. mandevilletrailheadmarket.com.
    • OLD ALGIERS HARVEST FRESH MARKET: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., 922 Teche St., Algiers. oldalgiersharvestfreshmarket.com.
    • GROW DAT FARM STAND: 9 a.m., 150 Zachary Taylor Drive, City Park, New Orleans. Produce grown in City Park, sold by youth. (504) 598-2743. growdatyouthfarm.org.
    • SATURDAY FARMERS MARKET: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., French Market, 1235 N. Peters St., New Orleans. Weekly market featuring produce, seafood, preserves, breads and baked goods. (504) 522-2621. www.frenchmarket.org.
    • PIETY STREET MARKET: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 612 Piety St., New Orleans. Indoor-outdoor market. (504) 269-3982.
    • SWAP MEET NOLA: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., St. Margaret’s Church, 3525 Bienville St., New Orleans. An all-in-one farmers market, bakers market, arts and crafts market and flea market. (504) 813-5370. swapmeetnola.com.
    • FRERET MARKET: Noon to 4 p.m., Freret Street at Napoleon Avenue. More than 90 vendors of food, art, crafts, live music and flea market finds. freretmarket.org.

    TUESDAY

    • CRESCENT CITY FARMERS MARKET UPTOWN: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 200 Broadway Ave., New Orleans. crescentcityfarmersmarket.org.
    • HOLLYGROVE MARKET AND FARM: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 8301 Olive St., New Orleans. (504) 483-7037. hollygrovemarket.com.
    • SANKOFA MOBILE MARKET: 11 a.m. to noon, Lower 9th Ward Senior Center, 5234 Claiborne Ave., New Orleans. (504) 872-9214. sankofanola.org.

    WEDNESDAY

    • COVINGTON FARMERS MARKET: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Covington Trailhead at East Lockwood and North New Hampshire streets, Covington. (985) 892-1873.
    • CRESCENT CITY FARMERS MARKET: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., French Market Farmers Market, 1235 N. Peters St., New Orleans. (504) 522-2621. frenchmarket.org.
    • GERMAN COAST FARMERS MARKET WEST BANK: 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., 12715 Highway 90, St. Charles Plaza Shopping Center, Luling. (504) 782-8517. germancoastfarmersmarket.org.