New Orleans Health Briefs of Jan. 3, 2013

By FUN staff

To submit event and entertainment items for the Bon Temps calendar, email details to fun@theadvocate.com or fax to (225) 388-0351. Deadline is at noon Monday.

FRIDAY, DEC. 21

THE TUNEWEAVERS CHRISTMAS CONCERT: 7 p.m., St. Stephen Catholic Church, 3217 2nd St., Berwick. (985) 385-1280.

carol, a broken chain: 7:30 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. A modern retelling of Dickens’ Victorian classic. Carolers and special events in the lobby. $12-$17. (337) 233-7060, ext. 244.

SATURDAY, DEC. 22

TECHE AREA FARMER’S MARKET: 6 a.m.-10 a.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Fresh, locally grown produce, arts and crafts, jams and jellies, preserves, baked goods and yard art. (888) 942-3742.

FARMER’S MARKET: 7 a.m.-11 a.m., 828 E. Landry St., Opelousas. Garden veggies, fruits, jellies, other fresh items. (337) 948-0561.

bayou teche farmers market: 8 a.m.-noon, Hamilton and North New Market streets, St. Martinville. Produce, arts and crafts for sale. (337) 394-2230.

CAJUN JAM SESSION: 9 a.m.-noon, Savoy Music Center, 4413 U.S. 190 East, Eunice. Bring instrument. (337) 457-9563.

rand marshal will be Baton Rouge R&B and blues recording artist Tyree Neal. Following the parade, there will be a celebration, “A Christmas to Remember,” in the Louisiana Square with pictures with Santa and a toy giveaway hosted by “SLR” Street Legal Riders Motorbike Club.

MY CHRISTMAS GIFT BY JOE AYMOND III: 7 p.m., Delta Grand Theatre, 120 S. Market St., Opelousas. Music, spiritual songs. $10 in advance, $12 at the door. (337) 407-1806 or http://www.deltagrandtheatre.com.

carol, a broken chain: 7:30 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. A modern retelling of Dickens’ Victorian classic. Carolers and special events in the lobby. $12-$17. (337) 233-7060, ext. 244.

donaldsonville christmas parade: 1 p.m., Railroad Avenue in downtown historic Donaldsonville. The gONGOING

2012 FIDDLE MANIA: throughout downtown Opelousas. Public art exhibit featuring oversized fiddles fabricated from metal that were painted and designed by local artists. The exhibit is dedicated in memory of local musician/fiddler and cultural ambassador Hadley J. Castille. (337) 948-5227 or http://www.cityofopelousas.com.

acadiana Center for the arts: 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. http://www.acadianacenterforthearts.org. Passion: The Art of Collecting from the collection of the Georgia Museum of Art, on loan from Giuliano M. Ceseri. Cinderella’s Last Stand by Cynthia Scott, through Jan. 5, 2013.

christmas at oaklawn manor: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday until Jan. 5, 2013, 3296 Oaklawn Drive, Franklin. Holiday decorations and a different style Christmas tree in every room. $15, adults; $10, students. (337) 828-0434 or http://www.oaklawnmanor.com.

Imahara’s Botanical Garden: 5341 Mahoney Road, St. Francisville. Self-guided tours, Saturdays 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and Sundays 1-3 p.m. http://imaharasbotanicalgarden.blogspot.com.

ohr-o’keefe museum of art: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi, Miss. Dusti BongĂ©: Revisiting the Legacy, Lydia Thompson: Roots, Connections and Pathways and Terry Tjader: Ingrained in Wood, through May 2013. George E. Ohr: Selections from Gulf Coast Collections, ongoing. https://www.georgeohr.org.

opelousas museum and interpretive center: 315 N. Main St., Opelousas. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Becoming Louisiana: Path to Statehood exhibit, through Dec. 31. (337) 948-2589 or or museum@cityofopelousas.com.

traditional idelwild plantation christmas lighting driving tour: Kemper Williams Park, Patterson. 6 p.m.-9 p.m., daily. $2 per car. (985) 395-2298.

VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS: Grevenberg House, Franklin. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. $10, general public; $8, seniors.