Do your part to help clean up the Gulf oil disaster and look great at the same time. When you purchase one of NOLA Couture's (The Rink, 2727 Prytania St., Suite 6, 319-5959; www.nolacouture.com) Gulf oyster or shrimp cocktail ties, $5 from each sale goes toward the Gulf Coast Oil Spill Cleanup Fund established by the Greater New Orleans Foundation.
Moms and kids can enjoy a night out to "paint the town" at Rembrandt All You Can Art (5200 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie, 274-0811, 455-4413; www.paintitparty.com), which offers a variety of painting workshops. Attend Mom's Day Out on Saturday, June 5, and bring a child 8 through 18 years old to paint for free.
Relax with a massage — or four. Purchase three massages (or facials) and receive a fourth massage or facial free at Lovejoy Day Spa & Salon (200 Metairie Road, Metairie, 828-1997; www.lovejoyspa.com).
Buy a Saints for Sinners St. Lucy (patron saint of healthy vision) medal this month and the proceeds will benefit WRBH 88.3 FM Radio for the Blind. Purchase the hand-painted medal through www.saintsforsinners.com or the WRBH website (www.wrbh.org).
Children bowl free this summer at AMF All Star Lanes (3640 Williams Blvd., Kenner, 443-5353; www.kidsbowlfree.com), courtesy of the Kids Bowl Free summer program. Families can register online to have coupons emailed to them. The coupons are valid for two free bowling games each day this summer.