Outlying areas for Feb. 22, 2013

Photos provided by Performing Arts Society of Acadiana -- Stand alone head -- Songwriters and longtime friends Mary Chapin Carpenter, left, and Shawn Colvin will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Manship Theatre in the Shaw Center for the Arts. Show caption
Photos provided by Performing Arts Society of Acadiana -- Stand alone head -- Songwriters and longtime friends Mary Chapin Carpenter, left, and Shawn Colvin will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Manship Theatre in the Shaw Center for the Arts.

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, FEB. 22

  • FRIED FISH FUNDRAISING EVENT: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., St. Augustine Catholic Church Hall, New Roads Street, New Roads. Fried fish lunches including fried catfish fillet, Creole rice, sweet peas, coleslaw and roll, $10 each. Sweets sold separately. Delivery for orders of three or more dinners. (225) 638-4076 or (225) 638-7553.
  • SECONDARY CAUSE OF DEATH: 7:30 p.m., Le Petit Playhouse, 7829 Main St., Houma. Presented by Le Petit Theatre de Terrebonne. (985) 876-4278.
  • PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ BAND: 7:30 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Jazz Nights at AcA include table seating, candlelight and cocktail service. $40-$50. (337) 233-7060.
  • ST. MICHAEL’S HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ ENSEMBLE: 7:30 p.m., Julien Poydras Museum Center, 500 W. Main St., New Roads. Part of the performing arts series sponsored by the Arts Council of Pointe Coupee. $28; $75 for three performances; $10, students. (225) 936-6506 or (225) 638-6049.
  • THE SEVEN: 7:30 p.m., CitĂ© des Arts, 109 Vine St., Lafayette. Performance of the musical produced by Lance Bordelon. $12; $10, students and seniors. (337) 291-1122 or http://www.citedesarts.org.

SATURDAY, FEB. 23

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • HAMMOND MARKETS: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. arts and crafts market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., farmers’ market. Arts market is at #2 W. Thomas St., and the Farmers’ Market is at Southwest Railroad Avenue. Information and vendor applications, (985) 277-6880 or http://www.dddhammond.com.
  • CAMELLIAS: 10 a.m.-noon, Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site, 12501 La. 10, St. Francisville. A seminar focusing on camellias presented by Patricia Aleshire in the conference room followed by a walking tour of camellias in Rosedown’s gardens. $10, adults; $8, seniors; $4, students. Children ages 5 and younger admitted free. (888) 376-1867.
  • KNUFFLE BUNNY PARTY: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library in Dutchtown, 13278 La. 73, Geismar. Children will hear the Knuffle Bunny story by Mo Willems and play games before making their own sock bunnies. Free. (225) 673-8699.
  • RENDEZ-VOUS DES CAJUNS: 6 p.m., Liberty Theater, Eunice. Cajun music radio and TV show. Musical guests Goldman Thibodeaux & the Lawtell Playboys and Bubba Hebert & The New Morse Playboys. $5; $3, children under 12. (337) 457-7389 or http://www.eunice-la.com.
  • SECONDARY CAUSE OF DEATH: 7:30 p.m., Le Petit Playhouse, 7829 Main St., Houma. Presented by Le Petit Theatre de Terrebonne. (985) 876-4278.

SUNDAY, FEB. 24

  • SECONDARY CAUSE OF DEATH: 2 p.m., Le Petit Playhouse, 7829 Main St., Houma. Presented by Le Petit Theatre de Terrebonne. (985) 876-4278.
  • CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT: 3 p.m., St. Peter’s Church, 108 E. St. Peters St., New Iberia. Presented by the Iberia Cultural Resources Association. Free. (225) 364-1603.

MONDAY, FEB. 25

  • UNITED STATES ARMY FIELD BAND BRASS QUINTET: 7:30 p.m., Pottle Auditorium, SLU, Hammond. Free.

TUESDAY, FEB. 26

  • FARMER’S MARKET: 7 a.m.-11 a.m., 828 E. Landry St., Opelousas. Garden veggies, fruits, jellies, other fresh items. (337) 948-0561.
  • TECHE AREA FARMER’S MARKET: 2 p.m.-6 p.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Produce, arts and crafts, jams, jellies, baked goods and art.
  • TEEN WRITERS’ WORKSHOP: 4:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales Branch, 708 S. Irma Blvd., Gonzales; Galvez Branch, 40300 La. 42, Prairieville. Teens in the sixth grade and higher will do creative exercises and polish their writing technique. Free. (225) 622-3339 (Galvez) and (225) 647-3955 (Gonzales.)
  • LET’S EXPLORE THE SOLAR SYSTEM: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library in Donaldsonville, 500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville. Children ages 5 and older will create their own constellation jar and examine the mystery of the cosmos. (225) 473-8052.
  • BLOOD WEDDING: 7:30 p.m., Vonnie Borden Theatre, D Vickers Hall, SLU, Hammond. Presented by the SLU Theatre Department. $10, general public; $6, SLU faculty, staff, seniors and non-SLU students; free, SLU students with ID. (985) 549-2115.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 27

  • AN ACOUSTIC EVENING: 7 p.m., Heymann Performing Arts Center, 1373 S. College Road, Lafayette. Featuring Mary Chapin Carpenter and Shawn Colvin. Presented by the Performing Arts Society of Acadiana and Cox Communications. $38 and up. (800) 745-3000 or http://www.ticketmaster.com.
  • BLOOD WEDDING: 7:30 p.m., Vonnie Borden Theatre, D Vickers Hall, SLU, Hammond. Presented by the SLU Theatre Department. $10, general public; $6, SLU faculty, staff, seniors and non-SLU students; free, SLU students with ID. (985) 549-2115.
  • SECONDARY CAUSE OF DEATH: 7:30 p.m., Le Petit Playhouse, 7829 Main St., Houma. Presented by Le Petit Theatre de Terrebonne. (985) 876-4278.

THURSDAY, FEB. 28

  • THE ENSLAVED LIFE: 11 a.m., Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site, 12501 La. 10, St. Francisville. An overview of the history of African-American enslavement, specifically in Louisiana followed by a more detailed look into enslaved life at Rosedown. $10, adults; $8, seniors; $4, students. Children ages 5 and younger admitted free. (888) 376-1867.
  • BLOOD WEDDING: 7:30 p.m., Vonnie Borden Theatre, D Vickers Hall, SLU, Hammond. Presented by the SLU Theatre Department. $10, general public; $6, SLU faculty, staff, seniors and non-SLU students; free, SLU students with ID. (985) 549-2115.
  • SECONDARY CAUSE OF DEATH: 7:30 p.m., Le Petit Playhouse, 7829 Main St., Houma. Presented by Le Petit Theatre de Terrebonne. (985) 876-4278.

ONGOING

  • 2012 FIDDLE MANIA: throughout downtown Opelousas. Public art exhibit featuring over-sized 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. Works by Chicory Miles and Malcolm McClay, through Saturday, March 2. Works by JJ Wilson & Company, through Friday, March 1. Views from the Point by Bonnie Camos, through Tuesday, Feb. 26.
  • IMAHARA’S BOTANICAL GARDEN: 5341 Mahoney Road, St. Francisville. Self-guided tours, Saturdays 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and Sundays 1 p.m.-3 p.m. http://imaharasbotanicalgarden.blogspot.com.
  • OHR-O’KEEFE MUSEUM OF ART: Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi, Miss. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. Dusti BongĂ©: Revisiting the Legacy, Lydia Thompson: Roots, Connections and Pathways and Terry Tjader: Ingrained in Wood, through May. George E. Ohr: Selections from Gulf Coast Collections, ongoing. https://www.georgeohr.org.
  • ROSEDOWN PLANTATION STATE HISTORIC SITE: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 12501 La. 10, St. Francisville. Black history display with pictures, biographies and African-American music, through February. $10, adults; $8, seniors; $4, students. Children ages 5 and younger admitted free. (888) 376-1867.
  • SLU CONTEMPORARY ART CENTER: East Stadium, SLU campus, Hammond. Faculty Art Exhibit, through Thursday, Feb. 28. Gallery hours: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, with extended hours until 8 p.m. on Wednesday. (985) 549-5080.
  • ST. LANDRY PARISH VISITOR INFORMATION CENTER: Interstate 49, exit 23 north of Opelousas. Masks and Mayhem II — The Courir de Mardi Gras, artwork by Herb Roe, through Thursday, Feb. 28. (337) 948-8004.
  • UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE, HILLIARD ART MUSEUM: 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. http://museum.louisiana.edu. Contemporary Folk Art from the Permanent Collection, through August. John Buck: C’est Magnifique, through May 11.