Around Acadiana for June 18, 2013

The Lafayette Young Lawyers Association will offer a series of free legal seminars from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Lafayette Bar Association’s office on Johnston Street in Lafayette.

Topics include estate planning, divorce, child custody and child support, protective orders, small claims, city court lawsuits and criminal defense.

Space is limited.

To register or for more information, visit http://www.lafayettebar.org.

Orchid show

The Acadian Orchid Society will hold its annual show and sale this weekend at the Ira Nelson Horticulture Center, 2206 Johnston St., Lafayette.

Admission is free.

The event will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Orchid exhibits will be on display, and orchids will be available for sale.

For more information, visit, http://www.acadianorchid
society.org.

Free concert

The Acadiana Wind Symphony will give a free summer concert at 4 p.m. June 30 at Angelle Hall on the University of Louisiana at Lafayette campus.

Parking will be available at the Earl K. Long Gym parking lot across from Angelle Hall.

The wind symphony will perform works from classic movies, including Richard Strauss’ “Also Sprach Zarathustra” that was used in “2001: A Space Odyssey” and a symphonic suite from “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.”

For more information, call (337) 989-1279.

Parks, recreation week

The Lafayette Parks and Recreation Department will host several activities from July 1-5 to mark “Parks and Recreation Week.”

Pickleball is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 1 at Thomas Park.

A basketball shootout is scheduled from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. July 2 at the Dupuis Center.

Senior bingo will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 3 at the King Center.

A kid’s carnival is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 5 at Girard Park.

For more information, call (337) 291-5562 or (337) 291-5553.

Improvisational theater

Silverbacks Improv Theatre will hold its next show at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Theatre 810, 810 Jefferson Street, downtown Lafayette.

Admission is $7 or $5 with a student I.D.

To reserve tickets, call (337) 484-0172.

Arnaudville potluck

Larry Bourque will be the featured artist at a Friday evening potluck at the NuNu Arts and Culture Collective, 1510 Courtableau Road, Arnaudville.

The event begins at 7 p.m.

There is no admission fee, but attendees are asked to bring their favorite dish.

For more information, visit http://www.deuxbayous
gallery.org.

Bourque’s work will be on display at NuNu’s Deux Bayous Gallery through July.

Submit items to Acadiana bureau chief Richard Burgess at rburgess@the
advocate.com or by fax to (337) 269-0410.