Around Baton Rouge for Aug. 10, 2014

COMMUNITY EVENTS

KIDS’ LAB: 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m., Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 River Road South. Theme for this month’s chemistry program for kids is “A Hair-Raising Experiment.” lasm.org.

“MONTY PYTHON LIVE (MOSTLY)”: 2 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. The theatre will show a screening of John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin performing classic skits live in London. Tickets are $10. (225) 344-0334 or manshiptheatre.org.

“THE SHAPE OF THINGS”: 2 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge, 7155 Florida Blvd. The play is a modern day retelling of the fall of man. It is rated R. Tickets are $22. theatrebr.org.

“THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL”: 3 p.m., Hartley/Vey Studio Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. The play is about an active and highly motivated widow who escapes her watchful son and daughter-in-law to return to her beloved hometown, Bountiful. New Venture Theatre will present. Tickets are $20. manshiptheatre.org or (225) 344-0334.

ARTICULATE ARTIST TALK: 4 p.m., Baton Rouge Gallery, City Park, 1515 Dalrymple Drive. Dawn Black and Matt Morris will give a talk about their latest exhibits at the gallery as part of the gallery’s lecture series. batonrougegallery.org.

KEEP THE SPIRIT OF ’45 ALIVE: 5 p.m., Belle of Baton Rouge Atrium, 102 France St. The USS Kidd Veterans Memorial Museum will hold the event to honor World War II veterans and their families. Guests are encouraged to dress in 1940s outfits and be prepared to dance. It will include a live performance by Rosie and the Swingin’ Riveters, hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar. Admission is free. (225) 342-1942.

“CUTTHROAT KITCHEN” VIEWING PARTY WITH JAY DUCOTE: 7:30 p.m., Lock & Key Whiskey Party, 5110 Corporate Blvd. Ducote, a food blogger and chef from Baton Rouge who was a contestant on the Food Network’s Cutthroat Kitchen, will host a viewing party for his national television debut. The episode starts at 9 p.m., but will be preceded by special cocktails and food. (225) 926-1826 or lockandkeywhiskeybar.com.