Around Baton Rouge for March 9, 2014

Advocate staff file photo by BILL FEIG -- The Shaw Center and the Baton Rouge sign on the Mississippi River levee seen in downtown Baton Rouge in this Nov. 1, 2009 aerial photo. Show caption
Advocate staff file photo by BILL FEIG -- The Shaw Center and the Baton Rouge sign on the Mississippi River levee seen in downtown Baton Rouge in this Nov. 1, 2009 aerial photo.

COMMUNITY EVENTS

  • HABITAT HOME EXPO: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Baton Rouge River Center, 275 S. River Road. Learn new ideas, investigate products and network. Bring your plans, photographs and drawings. (225) 769-7696.
  • MONSTER JAM: 2 p.m., Baton Rouge River Center, 275 S. River Road. Tickets range from $10 to $45. brrivercenter.com.
  • “THE VISUAL BLUES” GALLERY TALK: 2 p.m., LSU Museum of Art, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Listen to a focused exploration of the museum’s Harlem Renaissance exhibition, “The Visual Blues.” (225) 389-7207 or lsumoa.org.
  • ARTICULATE ARTIST TALK: 4 p.m., Baton Rouge Gallery, 1515 Dalrymple Drive. Kathleen Lemoine and Jacqueline Dee Parker, two artists who are featured in the gallery’s latest exhibit along with Van Wade-Day, will discuss their work and answer questions. Admission is free. batonrougegallery.org.