Headed to the beach? On your way out of town, check out the clearance rack at New Orleans Surf Shop (6116 Magazine St., 891-1616; www.nosurfshop.com), where an assortment of shorts, dresses, flip flops and other items are 40 percent off. And look for new arrivals from Billabong as well as a new shipment of Zap skin boards.
Don't miss the "Dayz for Daddy-o" Father's Day sale this weekend, June 15-17, at Winky's and Unique Products (2038 Magazine St., 568-1020). Take 20 percent off all merchandise storewide.
Adler's (722 Canal St., 523-5292) is having a sale Thursday-Saturday, June 14-16. Selected merchandise will be marked down 20-75 percent throughout the store.
As part of its New Orleans culinary lecture series and exhibition, the Historic New Orleans Collection (533 Royal St.) will present a lecture by Dr. Anny Bloch-Raymond about how French Jewish immigrants maintained their own heritage while adjusting to Creole culture, beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 13. Both the exhibition and the lecture are free. For information, call 523-4662 or visit www.hnoc.org.