THURSDAY

  • LARK CERAMICS EXHIBIT: 8:30 a.m., LSU Union Art Gallery, 210 LSU Student Union. The LSU School of Art Ceramics Program has teamed up with the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville Ceramics Program to bring the LaRK Ceramics Exhibit. The exhibit will be on display through Feb. 19.
  • 16TH ANNUAL PETITE ANTIQUES FORUM: 9:30 a.m., Baton Rouge Country Club and a tour of Poplar Grove Plantation. Hosted by The Friends of Magnolia Mound Plantation and presented by Thomas Savage, Director of Museum Affairs, The Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum and Gardens. The day includes the lecture and lunch. Reservations are necessary and space is limited. Go to friendsof magnoliamound.org to download a form.
  • WOMEN’S STEPSISTERS RECOVERY GROUP: 6:30 p.m. A women’s-only group of Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous. For details, visit brslaa.blogspot.com.

FRIDAY

  • RED STICK FARMER’S MARKET: 8 a.m., 501 Main St.

CW AUSTIN LEARNING DISABILITIES CONFERENCE: 8 A.M., STATE POLICE TRAINING HEADQUARTERS. FREE TO PARENTS AND EDUCATORS. PRESENTED BY THE GREATER BATON ROUGE LEARNING DISABILITIES COALITION. TO REGISTER, VISIT WWW.GBRLDC.ORG.

  • KREWE OF MYSTIQUE MARDI GRAS PARADE: 2 p.m. downtown Baton Rouge. Visit www.krewe mystique.com.
  • SECOND ANNUAL RED DRESS GALA: 6 p.m., Crowne Plaza Executive Center, 4728 Constitution Ave. LSU Alpha Phi’s second annual Red Dress Gala.
  • KREWE OF ORION PARADE: 6 p.m., Downtown, North Boulevard at Town Square and Galvez Plaza.
  • NAACP BR MARDI GRAS BALL: 7:30 p.m., Belle of Baton Rouge Capital Atrium, 103 France St. Email naacpbrbranch@gmail.com or call (225) 287-4673 or (225) 246-8308. www.eventbrite.com/e/naacp-br-mardi-gras-ball-tickets-18688821769?aff=ebapi

SATURDAY

  • RED STICK FARMER’S MARKET: 8 a.m., 501 Main St.

CW AUSTIN LEARNING DISABILITIES CONFERENCE: 8 A.M., STATE POLICE TRAINING HEADQUARTERS. FREE TO PARENTS AND EDUCATORS. PRESENTED BY THE GREATER BATON ROUGE LEARNING DISABILITIES COALITION. TO REGISTER, VISIT WWW.GBRLDC.ORG.

SUNDAY

MONDAY

  • DULCIMER CLASSES: 6 p.m., Community Bible Church, 8354 Jefferson Highway. Free.

TUESDAY

  • ECLECTIC TRUTH POETRY SLAM AND OPEN MIC: 7:30 p.m., Arts Council of Baton Rouge, 437 Laurel St.