View or participate in installing a Super Plant/Enabling garden designed to encourage gardening for persons of all ages and abilities.Participants should bring water, a hat, garden tools, sunscreen , etc.Ergonomic tools will be on display. located at the rear of the Scupture Garden. Free and open to the public
Participate in the installation of a special garden devoted to the Louisiana Iris. The garden is being created in anticipation of the 2014 Louisiana Iris Society National Convention to be held in New Orleans. Participants should bring a hat, water, gloves, garden tools, sunscreen, etc. Come learn about planting and growing Louisiana Irises! Free and open to the public
Artists-in-residence at the Joan Mitchell Center will share their works in progress, discuss the artistic process and meet with the community. Artists-in-residence are Kaili Chun, John Powers, Raymond Saa, Samantha Wall and Stephen Slappe. There will also be an exhibition by former artist-in-residence Keith Duncan. RSVP appreciated. free
Food from NOLA Girl, Grilling Shilling, Empanada Intifada, The NOLA Truck, Brigade Coffee, NOLA Pie Guy, Rue Chow, Frencheeze, La Cocinita and Food Drunk will be available.
Based on the true story of salsa legend Hector Lavoe and the woman who kept him from danger, this film stars Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony. This screening is part of DJ Soul Sister's Musically Speaking film series. free
Will Wiesenfeld’s two albums as Baths — 2010’s Cerulean and last month’s Obsidian (Anticon) — are black-and-blue punching bags, the Los Angeleno’s introverted pop vocals and satiny veneers cut, beaten and whipped into a dance-music frenzy. Houses opens at the Hi-Ho Lounge. | Wed. June 19