Around Baton Rouge for July 9, 2014

COMMUNITY EVENTS

  • NEIGHBORHOOD ARTS PROJECT: 9 a.m., Gardere Initiative Building. NAP sets up tents in neighborhoods for the community to create art for free. (225) 389-7207 or lsumoa.org.
  • LUNCHTIME LAGNIAPPE LECTURE SERIES: Noon, Capitol Park Museum, 660 N. Fourth St. Dr. Tursha R. Hamilton will discuss simple methods to incorporate Louisiana herbs and produce to build health. The lecture series is free. Attendees should bring a lunch.
  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 12:30 p.m., Star Hill Baptist Church, 1400 N. Foster Drive.
  • DIALOGUE ON RACE LOUISIANA: 5:30 p.m., LSU Museum of Art, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. The dialogue will focus on “The Visual Blues,” an exhibit exploring the music and art of the Harlem Renaissance. The Baton Rouge Blues Foundation will host with Maxine Crump and Bobby Thompson as facilitators. Admission is $20. Space is limited to 25 participants. Registration is required by calling (225) 274-6902. lsumoa.org.