Baton Rouge calendar for March 22, 2013

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, MARCH 22

  • CAJUN CLASSIC WHEELCHAIR TOURNAMENT: 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Paula G. Manship YMCA, Lamar Tennis Center, 8100 YMCA Plaza Drive. (225) 939-4086.
  • FUN AT THE FLEA MARKET: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 5905 Florida Blvd. Kajun Corner, NFL sports and gifts, plant shop, Nita’s Pralines, Deep South furniture, and café.
  • COMPANION ANIMAL ALLIANCE: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., EBR Shelter, 2680 Progress Road near the Baton Rouge Airport. March Madness! Dogs over 40 pounds half price. Includes vaccinations, microchipping, spay/neuter. Pet adoptions and fostering. http://www.caabr.org.
  • LENTEN GUMBO LUNCHES: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., St. James Episcopal Church, Bishops Hall, corner of Florida and North Fourth streets. Shrimp or chicken and sausage gumbo with sensation salad, bread and dessert. Dine-in customers can enjoy water, tea or coffee with their meal. Drive-thru pickup of boxed lunches is also available. A la carte items for heat-and-eat meals can be ordered by calling on Friday mornings between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. for car delivery in the Fourth Street pick-up lane. Proceeds benefit Episcopal Church Women’s outreach projects. (225) 387-5141.
  • CAT HAVEN ADOPTIONS: Noon-6 p.m., Cat Haven Adoption Center, 11130 N. Harrell’s Ferry Road. http://www.cathaven.org.
  • ZFEST: 5 p.m.-11 p.m., Zachary Youth Park and Zachary Community Park, 1650 Mt. Pleasant Road, Zachary. Live music, food, crafts, rides. (225) 654-6777 or http://www.zfest.us.
  • POE PARTY: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Town Square, North Boulevard at Third Street. Poe actor, free food, photography, poetry and music. Sponsored by the East Baton Rouge Parish Library.
  • YEAH BIKE!: 6 p.m.-10 p.m., Radio Bar, 3079 Government St. Donation raffle and fundraiser for hit and run bike victim Sarah Garza. Music by DJ Otto and Neighborhood Threat. http://theradiobar.com or (225) 810-6487.
  • SAFARI NIGHT: 6:30 p.m.-9:30 a.m. the next morning, BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo, 3601 Thomas Road. Walking tours, hands-on activities, animal encounters. Designed for groups; 15-person minimum. Pre-registration required. (225) 775-3877.
  • TALK BY TIBETAN MASTER: 7 p.m., Agame Yoga and Meditation Center, 635 Acadian Thruway. Anam Thubten will speak on Buddhist thought, including meditation practice. (225) 343-7896.
  • GOING FOR BAROQUE HARP FESTIVAL: 7 p.m., Runnels Theater for the Performing Arts, 17255 S. Harrell’s Ferry Road. Performance by Emily Mitchell and the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra String Quartet. (225) 751-2192.
  • TURN OF THE SCREW: 7:30 p.m., Claude L. Shaver Theatre, Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Dalrymple Drive, LSU. Performance by LSU Opera. $30, general; $20, LSU faculty, staff and seniors; $15, students. http://music.lsu.edu or (225) 578-5128.
  • GODSPELL, JR.: 7:30 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge (formerly Baton Rouge Little Theater) Studio Theatre, 7155 Florida Blvd. Performance by Theatre Baton Rouge’s Young Actor’s Program. $15. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.
  • CITY OF ANGELS: 7:30 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge (formerly Baton Rouge Little Theater), 7155 Florida Blvd. A jazzy Hollywood musical. $27, adults; $23, groups of 10 or more; $14, students. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

SATURDAY, MARCH 23

  • CAJUN CLASSIC WHEELCHAIR TOURNAMENT: 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Paula G. Manship YMCA, Lamar Tennis Center, 8100 YMCA Plaza Drive. (225) 939-4086.
  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, Fifth and Main streets, downtown. Fresh seasonal vegetables and other homegrown and homemade food for sale. (225) 267-5060.
  • CAMP FAIR & SUMMER VACATION EXPO: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Paula G. Manship YMCA, Perkins Road. Meet with representatives from day camps in the area and overnight camps from around the South as well as local travel agents. Entertainment by X-Treme Talent with performances by Cangelosi Dance Project and a special appearance by the Cartoon Man. Fashion show, door prizes, rock climbing, zip lining, space walks and tennis demonstrations. Sponsored by Baton Rouge Parents Magazine. http://www.facebook.com/batonrougeparents.
  • SPRING PLANT FLING: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Hilltop Arboretum, 11855 Highland Road. http://www.lsu.edu/hilltop.
  • RETREAT WITH TIBETAN MASTER: 9 a.m., registration, Agame Yoga and Meditation Center, 635 Acadian Thruway. With Tibetan master Anam Thubten. (225) 343-7896.
  • GONZALES GUN & KNIFE SHOW: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Lamar Dixon Expo Center, 9039 St. Landry Road, Gonzales. $8, adults; $2, children 6-11. Under 18 admitted with parent only. Law enforcement officers in uniform admitted free. (985) 624-8577 or http://www.capgunshows.com.
  • BLUEGRASS ON THE BAYOU: 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Zoar Baptist Church, Joor Road at Hooper Road. Family picnic. Bring folding chairs, blanket, lunch, ice chest. All day music jam and show. Free. (225) 387-1600.
  • WELCOME HOME VIETNAM VETERANS: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., USS KIDD Veterans Memorial, 305 S. River Road. Ceremonial observations at 11 a.m. with keynote speaker Brigadier Gen. Sherian Cadoria. Pack a picnic lunch or purchase from onsite vendors. Bring lawn chairs. No BBQ pits, tents or pets. Free admission to USS KIDD museum and all veterans and their families tour the USS KIDD for half price. Live music and an exhibit on women in the military by the Women Veterans of Louisiana.
  • BREAKFAST WITH THE EASTER BUNNY: 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m., Enchanted Mansion, 190 Lee Drive. $18. Reservations required. (225) 769-0005.
  • FUN AT THE FLEA MARKET: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 5905 Florida Blvd. Kajun Corner, NFL sports and gifts, plant shop, Nita’s Pralines, Deep South furniture and café.
  • ZFEST: 10 a.m.-11 p.m., Zachary Youth Park and Zachary Community Park, 1650 Mt. Pleasant Road, Zachary. Live music, food, crafts, rides. (225) 654-6777 or http://www.zfest.us.
  • BASF KIDS’ LAB: 10:15 a.m., noon and 2 p.m., Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 River Road S. Children ages 6-12 and a parent or caregiver explore the dynamic world of chemistry in hands-on workshops. Free for LASM members and included in the price of admission for non-members. http://www.lasm.org.
  • COMPANION ANIMAL ALLIANCE: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., EBR Shelter, 2680 Progress Road near the Baton Rouge Airport. March Madness! Dogs over 40 pounds half price. Includes vaccinations, microchipping, spay/neuter. http://www.caabr.org.
  • CAAWS CAT ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Airline Petsmart, 8660 Airline Highway. http://www.caaws.org.
  • CAAWS DOG ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., CAAWS Shelter, 6357 Quinn Drive. http://www.caaws.org.
  • ADOPTION EVENT AND “FRIENDS RAISER”: 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Hooter’s, 254 Range Blvd., Denham Springs. Pets available for adoption and an appearance by the Hooter’s girls. Hooter’s will donate $2 to SPCA of Livingston when the flyer is presented with an order. (225) 243-7962 or http://www.livingstonspca.com.
  • MISS TRUDY’S TRAVELING TRUNK SHOW: 11 a.m., Adalié Brent Auditorium, Louisiana Art & Science Museum. Entertaining, interactive program for young children and families. Free for LASM members and is included in the general price of admission for nonmembers. http://www.lasm.org.
  • ACADIAN HOUSE HOME MAKEOVER OPEN HOUSE: noon-4 p.m., 15824 Hogenville Ave. Tour a nationally recognized and award-winning transformed 30-year-old home. Giveaways every 30 minutes. (225) 756-2777.
  • CAT HAVEN ADOPTIONS: noon-4 p.m., PetSmart, Airline Highway; noon-6 p.m., Cat Haven Adoption Center, 11130 N. Harrell’s Ferry Road. http://www.cathaven.org.
  • CONTRA & SQUARE DANCE: 5 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Ingleside United Methodist Church, 4264 Capital Heights Ave. No dance experience needed; walk through of all dances. Basics for beginners at 4:30 p.m. Come with or without a partner. Families welcome. Fragrance free. $5. (225) 803-9194.
  • RED STICK ROLLER DERBY: 5 p.m., doors open; 6 p.m., first bout, Baton Rouge River Center Ballroom. Doubleheader featuring RSRD All-Stars v. Mississippi Rollergirls (MSRG); and Capital Defenders & MSRG B-Team v. Emerald Coast Roller Derby. http://www.ticketmaster.com.
  • ANIMALS IN ART OPENING RECEPTION: 6 p.m., LSU School of Veterinary Medicine Library, Skip Bertman Drive, LSU. Exhibit will be on display through April 21. A portion of art sales benefits the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine. Free. Email artshow@vetmed.lsu.edu or http://www.vetmed.lsu.edu.
  • SAFARI NIGHT: 6:30 p.m.-9:30 a.m. the next morning, BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo, 3601 Thomas Road. Walking tours, hands-on activities, animal encounters. Designed for groups; 15-person minimum. Pre-registration required. (225) 775-3877.
  • DANCIN’ IN THE STREETS: 7 p.m.-10 p.m., Perkins Rowe Great Hall, Bluebonnet at Perkins. Live music by Phat Hat, food and drinks from local vendors and raffle. Proceeds benefit Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre. $25, advance; $35, door. (225) 766-8379.
  • CITY OF ANGELS: 7:30 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge (formerly Baton Rouge Little Theater), 7155 Florida Blvd. A jazzy Hollywood musical. $27, adults; $23, groups of 10 or more; $14, students. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.
  • TURN OF THE SCREW: 7:30 p.m., Claude L. Shaver Theatre, Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Dalrymple Drive, LSU. Performance by LSU Opera. $30, general; $20, LSU faculty, staff and seniors; $15, students. http://music.lsu.edu or (225) 578-5128.
  • GODSPELL, JR.: 7:30 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge (formerly Baton Rouge Little Theater) Second Stage, 7155 Florida Blvd. Performance by Theatre Baton Rouge’s Young Actor’s Program. $15. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.
  • JAKE SHIMABUKURO: 8 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Ukulele performance. $30. (225) 344-0334 or http://www.manshiptheatre.org
  • SUPR LATE MODEL CARS: 8 p.m., Baton Rouge Raceway, 17700 Plank Road. Stock car racing on dirt. (225) 774-4524 or http://www.batonrougeraceway.com.

SUNDAY, MARCH 24

  • CAJUN CLASSIC WHEELCHAIR TOURNAMENT: 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Paula G. Manship YMCA, Lamar Tennis Center, 8100 YMCA Plaza Drive. (225) 939-4086.
  • GONZALES GUN & KNIFE SHOW: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Lamar Dixon Expo Center, 9039 St. Landry Road, Gonzales. $8, adults; $2, children 6-11. Under 18 admitted with parent only. Law enforcement officers in uniform admitted free. (985) 624-8577 or http://www.capgunshows.com.
  • RETREAT WITH TIBETAN MASTER: 10 a.m., Agame Yoga and Meditation Center, 635 Acadian Thruway. With Tibetan master Anam Thubten. (225) 343-7896.
  • FUN AT THE FLEA MARKET: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 5905 Florida Blvd. Kajun Corner, NFL sports and gifts, plant shop, Nita’s Pralines, Deep South furniture, and café.
  • COMPANION ANIMAL ALLIANCE: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., EBR Shelter, 2680 Progress Road near the Baton Rouge Airport. March Madness! Dogs over 40 pounds half price. Includes vaccinations, microchipping, spay/neuter.http://www.caabr.org.
  • JAZZ BRUNCH AND SILENT AUCTION: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Lod Cook Conference Center, 3838 W. Lakeshore Drive, LSU. Proceeds provide scholarships for students at Xavier University. Guest speaker Xavier University president Norman Francis. $50. (225) 205-1544 or email vbg225@yahoo.com.
  • ZFEST: noon-6 p.m., Zachary Youth Park and Zachary Community Park, 1650 Mt. Pleasant Road, Zachary. Live music, food, crafts, rides. (225) 654-6777 or http://www.zfest.us.
  • BASF KIDS’ LAB: 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m., Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 River Road S. Children ages 6-12 and a parent or caregiver explore the dynamic world of chemistry in hands-on workshops. Free for LASM members and included in the price of admission for non-members. http://www.lasm.org.
  • GODSPELL, JR.: 2 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge (formerly Baton Rouge Little Theater) Studio Theatre, 7155 Florida Blvd. Performance by Theatre Baton Rouge’s Young Actor’s Program. $15. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.
  • CITY OF ANGELS: 2 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge (formerly Baton Rouge Little Theater), 7155 Florida Blvd. A jazzy Hollywood musical. Sign language interpretation performance. $27, adults; $23, groups of 10 or more; $14, students. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.
  • MUSIC IN THE PARK: 2 p.m.-5 p.m., Jambalaya Park, 1015 E. Cornerview, Gonzales. Featuring Marcia Ball. Free. http://www.gonzalesla.com.
  • STAGED READING OF RELATIVITY: 2 p.m., Studio Theatre, LSU Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Dalrymple Drive. Free. (225) 578-9277.
  • TURN OF THE SCREW: 3 p.m., Claude L. Shaver Theatre, Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Dalrymple Drive, LSU. Performance by LSU Opera. $30, general; $20, LSU faculty, staff and seniors; $15, students. http://music.lsu.edu or (225) 578-5128.
  • RIVER CITY JAZZ MASTERS: 5 p.m. and 7 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Performance by Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride, Benny Green, Lewis Nash, Chris Potter and Ambrose Akinmusire. $25-$45. (225) 344-0334 or http://manshiptheatre.org.
  • GREGORY SIOLES FACULTY PIANO RECITAL: 7:30 p.m., LSU School of Music Recital Hall. $10, general public; $5, seniors/students.

MONDAY, MARCH 25

  • CAT HAVEN ADOPTIONS: Noon-6 p.m., Cat Haven Adoption Center, 11130 N. Harrell’s Ferry Road. http://www.cathaven.org.
  • TUESDAY, MARCH 26
  • COMPANION ANIMAL ALLIANCE ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., EBR Shelter, 2680 Progress Road near the Baton Rouge Airport. March Madness! Dogs over 40 pounds half price. Includes vaccinations, microchipping, spay/neuter. http://www.caabr.org.
  • CAT HAVEN ADOPTIONS: Noon-6 p.m., Cat Haven Adoption Center, 11130 N. Harrell’s Ferry Road. http://www.cathaven.org.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27

  • CAT HAVEN ADOPTIONS: Noon-6 p.m., Cat Haven Adoption Center, 11130 N. Harrell’s Ferry Road. http://www.cathaven.org.
  • COMPANION ANIMAL ALLIANCE ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., EBR Shelter, 2680 Progress Road near the Baton Rouge Airport. March Madness! Dogs over 40 pounds half price. Includes vaccinations, microchipping, spay/neuter. http://www.caabr.org.
  • LUNCHTIME LAGNIAPPE: noon, Capitol Park Museum, 660 N. Fourth St. Helana Brigman will give a lecture titled “The Fresh Table: Cooking in Louisiana All Year Long.” Bring your own lunch. Free. (225) 219-0726.
  • SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY’S VISUAL ARTS STUDENT EXHIBITION RECEPTION: 6 p.m.-8 p.m., Visual Arts Gallery, Frank Hayden Hall, Southern campus. Free. (225) 771-4103.
  • LSU PHILHARMONIA CONCERT: 7:30 p.m., new Tiger Band Hall, Aster Street, LSU. Performance of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4 in B flat major; featuring finalists in the LSU School of Music’s Concerto Competition. Part of the symphony’s Beethoven Festival. Pre-performance presentation by LSU music professor Jeffrey Perry. $10, general public; $5, seniors/students.

THURSDAY, MARCH 28

  • COMPANION ANIMAL ALLIANCE ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m.-7 p.m., EBR Shelter, 2680 Progress Road near the Baton Rouge Airport. March Madness! Dogs over 40 pounds half price. Includes vaccinations, microchipping, spay/neuter. http://www.caabr.org.
  • CAT HAVEN ADOPTIONS: Noon-6 p.m., Cat Haven Adoption Center, 11130 N. Harrell’s Ferry Road. http://www.cathaven.org.
  • LUNCHEON COMMEMORATING THE 1960 SIT-IN AT THE KRESS LUNCH COUNTER: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Kress Gallery, 447 Third St., Suite 200. In conjunction with the exhibit History and Innovation. $35. (225) 931-0134 or email lslade@kressgallerybr.com
  • ROCK N ROWE THURSDAYS: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Perkins Rowe Courtyard, Bluebonnet at Perkins. With music by Kirk Holder. Free.
  • JOHANNA COX FACULTY OBOE RECITAL: 7:30 p.m., LSU School of Music Recital Hall. With guest performers Lenora Cox Leggatt, Willis Delony, Rachel Harris, Daniel Heagney and Pedro Huff.

OUTDOORS

  • BRAMBA (BATON ROUGE AREA MOUNTAIN BIKE ASSOCIATION): http://www.bramba.org.
  • BATON ROUGE TRIKKE CLUB: http://www.brtrikke.com, email brtrikke@cox.net.
  • BATON ROUGE AUDUBON SOCIETY: Robert McLaughlin, (225) 926-2223 (call between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m.).
  • BAYOU HAYSTACKERS PADDLING CLUB: (225) 387-3717 or http://www.bayouhaystackers.com.
  • BATON ROUGE BIKE CLUB: (225) 963-8616 or http://www.batonrougebikeclub.com. Call for details or go to the website for weekend ride information.
  • BATON ROUGE HASH HOUSE HARRIERS: (225) 603-8467. Call for details of special events.
  • BURDEN CENTER: (225) 763-3990, 5460 Essen Lane. Urban hiking. Two miles of hiking, walking trails.

ONGOING

  • ART GUMBO CENTER: 1835 N. Magnolia St., Gonzales, (225) 644-6131. Open noon-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Gumbo Center is a program of the River Region Art Association.
  • ARTS COUNCIL COMMUNITY GALLERY: Second floor, 427 Laurel St. Wanderings: Recent work by the Tripode — Beverly Coates, Toni Goss and Dede Lusk, through April 19. http://www.artsbr.org or (225) 344-8558.
  • FRAMEWORKS GALLERY: 8501 Highland Road. The Ideas of Art, through April 15. (225) 769-0582. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.
  • LOUISIANA ART & SCIENCE MUSEUM & IRENE PENNINGTON PLANETARIUM: Exhibits: On the Edge of Vision: Abstraction in Contemporary Photography, Gloriously Colorful Kodaks; Vintage Cameras from the Greg Milneck Collection and Animal Fair: Photographs from the LASM Collection. Planetarium shows: Life of Trees, The Little Prince, Digital Universe and We Are Aliens!, through June 30; through June 30; visual music shows: Pink Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon and Rock the Dome. For times, visit http://www.lasm.org.
  • LOUISIANA STATE ARCHIVES: 3851 Essen Lane. Louisiana Watercolor Society’s Spring Member Show, through March 28. http://www.louisianawatercolorsociety.org.
  • LOUISIANA VETERANS HALL OF HONOR: permanent exhibit, USS Kidd, River Road downtown. Dedicated to service men and women who have had outstanding military careers. Each person is a Louisiana native. (225) 342-1942.
  • LSU MUSEUM OF ART: 5th Floor, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday; 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Louisiana’s Artist: Clementine Hunter, through March 31. Cascade of Color: Gabriel Dawe, through April 7. Practically Absurd: the Art and Design of Peter Shire, through April 14. Revealed: Exquisite Gowns by Suzanne Perron, through July 28. $5; free, students and children 12 and younger. Free admission, fifth floor, on first Sunday of month.
  • LSU SCHOOL OF ART GLASSELL GALLERY: First floor, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Peter Shire: Serious Fun, through Sunday, March 24. http://www.glassellgallery.org or (225) 389-7180.
  • LSU SCHOOL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE: Skip Bertman Drive, LSU. Animals in Art exhibit will be on display in the library through April 21. A portion of art sales benefits the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine. Free. Email artshow@vetmed.lsu.edu or http://www.vetmed.lsu.edu.
  • LOUIS DEANGELO GALLERY: 16645 Highland Road, Suite F., (225) 250-7750. An exhibit of photography by Ken Steward, Randy Roussel, Paulo Steven Diniz and Chelsi McMorris, through Thursday, March 28. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays.
  • ­WEST BATON ROUGE MUSEUM: 845 N. Jefferson Ave., Port Allen. (225) 336-2422 or http://www.westbatonrougemuseum.com. Color in Freedom: Journey Along the Underground Railroad, etchings and drawings by Joseph Holston, through Sunday, March 24. Adults, $4; students and seniors, $2; West Baton Rouge Parish residents and West Baton Rouge Historical Association members, free.

SINGLES EVENTS

  • BATON ROUGE SINGLES: Visit http://www.meetup.com/baton_rouge_singles for a full list of events.
  • BROADMOOR UNITED METHODIST CHURCH SINGLES: 7 p.m. Friday, March 22, music at the VFW Hall, 13214 S. Choctaw. 6:30 p.m. Saturday, March 23, Gridiron Show, American Legion Hall, 151 S. Wooddale; 12:30 p.m. Sunday, March 24, lunch at Plucker’s on Bluebonnet; 6 p.m. Thursday, March 28, music at Perkins Rowe in the courtyard, Bluebonnet at Perkins.
  • SLIDELL CHRISTIAN SINGLES: (985) 649-4219 or (985) 285-8174. (985) 649-4219 or (985) 285-8174.
  • TANGI CHRISTIAN RE-SINGLES: Meets 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Wesley Foundation, 307 W. Dakota St., Hammond. (225) 567-9567. Sweetheart Theme dance with music by LAFX band, 7 p.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, March 23, Springfield Volunteer Fire Department Hall, 32280 Terry Drive, Springfield. Open to singles and couples. Please bring a snack or 2 liter drink to share. $10.