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Arts & Culture

Monday, Sep 22, 2014

Other Events

AOC Muse - Teens: Powerful, not Powerless

by: Acadiana 365

AOC Community Media, 101 Jefferson St., Ste. 100

4:30pm-6:00pm

Admission: Free

Registration is now open for AOC Community Medias new after-school creative program called Muse. Each Monday beginning Sept. 22, anyone ages 12-18 can participate in a wide variety of creative media-based activities led by AOC staff and visiting instructors. Muse sessions will begin at 4:30 and end around 6 p.m. at AOC. All sessions are free for students; although because sessions are first come, first served, pre-registration is encouraged. Students can register at www.aocinc.org/learn.asp for as many sessions … [Event Website]

Gaming @ Your Library for Teens

by: Acadiana 365

Lafayette Public Library, 538 Jefferson St.

2:00pm-3:30pm

Show off your skills in a Just Dance competition (South Regional only) or Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Registration begins Tuesday, September 2. [Event Website]

Gaming @ Your Library for Teens

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

2:00pm-3:30pm

Show off your skills in a Just Dance competition (South Regional only) or Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Registration begins Tuesday, September 2. [Event Website]

Lego Club

by: Acadiana 365

Lafayette Parish Library Youngsville Branch, Twin Oaks Plaza 506 Lafayette St., Suite C, Youngsville

2:00pm-3:30pm

Children will build different Lego structures based on a theme. Participants must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 7 and up. Registration is required. [Event Website]

Shadows Pete deGravelles Sugar Tour

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

9:00am-5:00pm

Admission:

In the nineteenth century, the introduction and development of the local sugar industry provided planters David and Mary Weeks with the opportunity to build their family home in the growing town of New Iberia. Today, the family home is known as Shadows-on-the-Teche. With the celebration of New Iberias Sugar Cane Festival, the Shadows will be present tours focusing on the yearly cycle of historic sugar planters. These tours will be presented beginning on Monday, September 22, 2014 through Friday, September 26 fro… [Event Website]

ASO Fired Up 30th Anniversary Concert

by: Acadiana 365

Heymann Center, 1373 S. College Road

6:30pm

A grand symphonic collaboration featuring area choruses and musicians, including ASO Conservatory students and local string players, ASO, Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, and Nicholls State University. The repertoire, which includes selections from Wagner, Ravel and Beethoven, offers a splendid opportunity for each section of the orchestra to shine individuallybrass in Ride of the Valkyries, woodwinds and percussion in Ravel, strings in Beethoven. This concert exemplifies the energy and far-reaching impac… [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

Iberia Parish Main Library, 445 E. Main Street New Iberia

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

Arts & Culture

Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014

Other Events

Teche Area Farmers Market

by: Acadiana 365

Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia

2:30pm-6:00pm

Admission:

Experience our harvest of delicious, locally grown produce and homemade products by area farmers, artists and crafters. Also included are handcrafted cypress yard objects, bread and fresh baked goods, ceramics, honey, jellies, jams, herbs, candies, wooden bowls and utensils, birdhouses, garden benches and much more. Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia, Tues. 2:30 - 6 p.m., Sat. 7 - 11 a.m., 337-369-2330, Facebook.com/TecheFarmersMarket… [Event Website]

Shadows Pete deGravelles Sugar Tour

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

9:00am-5:00pm

Admission:

In the nineteenth century, the introduction and development of the local sugar industry provided planters David and Mary Weeks with the opportunity to build their family home in the growing town of New Iberia. Today, the family home is known as Shadows-on-the-Teche. With the celebration of New Iberias Sugar Cane Festival, the Shadows will be present tours focusing on the yearly cycle of historic sugar planters. These tours will be presented beginning on Monday, September 22, 2014 through Friday, September 26 fro… [Event Website]

ASO Fired Up 30th Anniversary Concert

by: Acadiana 365

Heymann Center, 1373 S. College Road

6:30pm

A grand symphonic collaboration featuring area choruses and musicians, including ASO Conservatory students and local string players, ASO, Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, and Nicholls State University. The repertoire, which includes selections from Wagner, Ravel and Beethoven, offers a splendid opportunity for each section of the orchestra to shine individuallybrass in Ride of the Valkyries, woodwinds and percussion in Ravel, strings in Beethoven. This concert exemplifies the energy and far-reaching impac… [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

Iberia Parish Main Library, 445 E. Main Street New Iberia

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

Arts & Culture

Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014

The En-kata Maasai Choir presents Why Such Fear?

by: Acadiana 365

Amana Church, 310 Milton Rd Maurice

7:00pm

The En-kata Maasai Choir presents Why Such Fear? A message of faith and fearlessness is coming from the continent of Africa and it is spreading right here in North America. This fall, the En-kata choir from Tanzania, East Africa, is sharing songs and stories about the awesome power of God at work in their community. The Why Such Fear?' Tour 2014 will be in Maurice at Amana Church on September 24st with their moving performance. The Why Such Fear?' Tour 2014 will be at Amana Church, 310 Milton Rd on Wednesday, September 24th at 7:00 pm with their celebration of hope and faith, inviting the audience to learn more about the fascinating culture of the Maasai and to become a part of an African success story.

Silverbacks Improv Theatre with Isaac Knox

by: Acadiana 365

Theatre 810, 810 Jefferson St.

7:30pm

Admission: $7, $5

Silverbacks Improv Theatre with Isaac Knox Silverbacks Improv Theatre will perform their signature show with an assist from Orlando-based freestyle rapper, Isaac Knox. Knox is the freestyle rap class creator & instructor at SAK Comedy Labin Orlando, FL. After growing up in a home filled with music & theatre, Knox found his calling in high school when he started rapping original songs for local youth services. Years of hard work & multiple rap groups later, Isaac is now half of a duo called FREE DAPS and works in music full-time. When hes … [Event Website]

Civil War Canonniers Discussion

by: Acadiana 365

Jeanerette Museum, 500 E. Main St., Jeanerette

6:00pm

Admission:

Civil War Canonniers Discussion Michael Marshall, author of Gallant Creoles: A History of the Donaldsonville Canonniers, will discuss his book at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 24 at the Jeanerette Museum located at 500 E. Main St., Jeanerette. Composed of Creole and Cajun citizen-soldiers, the Donaldsonville Canonniers were originally organized as a militia company in 1837 and were one of the most active and highly regarded Louisiana units during the American Civil War. This program is best suited for an adult audience and is being held f… [Event Website]
Other Events

Ernest Gaines Film Series-A Lesson Before Dying

by: Acadiana 365

South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St.

6:30pm

October marks 50 years since the publishing of Ernest Gaines firstbook, Catherine Carmier, and together with theErnest J. GainesCenteron the University of Louisiana at Lafayette campus, we arecelebrating his works! Join us for these special events honoring oneof Louisianas literary greats.… [Event Website]

IPL Life Writing

by: Acadiana 365

Iberia Parish Main Library, 445 E. Main Street New Iberia

9:00am-12:00pm

The Iberia Parish Library is proud to announce the return of Life Writing for adults 55 and older! Registration is going on now at the Main Library. Two class times will be offered starting Wednesday, September 3 and continue every following Wednesday until November 19. The first section is from 9 a.m. 12 p.m. at the Main Library and the second will be from 1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. at the Parkview Library. The class fee is $145 for the 12 week course, and payment is required at the time of registration. Space… [Event Website]

IPL Life Writing

by: Acadiana 365

Iberia Parish Parkview Library, 500 Grand Pre Blvd., New Iberia

1:00pm-4:00pm

The Iberia Parish Library is proud to announce the return of Life Writing for adults 55 and older! Registration is going on now at the Main Library. Two class times will be offered starting Wednesday, September 3 and continue every following Wednesday until November 19. The first section is from 9 a.m. 12 p.m. at the Main Library and the second will be from 1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. at the Parkview Library. The class fee is $145 for the 12 week course, and payment is required at the time of registration. Space… [Event Website]

GLC Farmers Market

by: Acadiana 365

GLC Meat Market, 211 N. Main St., Loreauville

2:00pm-6:00pm

Admission:

Local farmers selling produce, plants, honey, homemade pies and other items grown locally. Grass-fed beef, pork and lamb are also available at the meat market during this time. GLC Meat Market, 211 N. Main St., Loreauville, Wed. 2 - 6 p.m., 337-577-9160, GlcRanch.com/Glc-Meat-Market, Facebook.com/pages/Gonsoulin-Land-and-Cattle… [Event Website]

Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival

by: LCVC

Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia

Admission: Free

Carnival, fais do-do(s), coronation of Queen Sugar, blessing of the crop, photo and art exhibits, boat parade, Louisiana Sugar Cane parade, childrens parade and much more. Celebrate the Louisiana sugar cane industry with parades, carnival, fais-do-do's, sugar cookery, photography, and artistry competition, horticulture show, 4-H exhibits, pageantry and more. Wed. 5 - 11 p.m., Thurs. 3 - 11:30 p.m., Fri & Sat. 8 a.m. - 11:30 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., 337-369-9323, HiSugar.org, Facebook.com/LouisianaSug… [Event Website]

Shadows Pete deGravelles Sugar Tour

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

9:00am-5:00pm

Admission:

In the nineteenth century, the introduction and development of the local sugar industry provided planters David and Mary Weeks with the opportunity to build their family home in the growing town of New Iberia. Today, the family home is known as Shadows-on-the-Teche. With the celebration of New Iberias Sugar Cane Festival, the Shadows will be present tours focusing on the yearly cycle of historic sugar planters. These tours will be presented beginning on Monday, September 22, 2014 through Friday, September 26 fro… [Event Website]

ASO Fired Up 30th Anniversary Concert

by: Acadiana 365

Heymann Center, 1373 S. College Road

6:30pm

A grand symphonic collaboration featuring area choruses and musicians, including ASO Conservatory students and local string players, ASO, Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, and Nicholls State University. The repertoire, which includes selections from Wagner, Ravel and Beethoven, offers a splendid opportunity for each section of the orchestra to shine individuallybrass in Ride of the Valkyries, woodwinds and percussion in Ravel, strings in Beethoven. This concert exemplifies the energy and far-reaching impac… [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

Iberia Parish Main Library, 445 E. Main Street New Iberia

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

Arts & Culture

Thursday, Sep 25, 2014

Other Events

RockHabits

by: Acadiana 365

Scott Event Center, 110 Lions Club Rd., Scott

11:30am-1:00pm

Admission:

Upper Lafayette Economic Development Foundation is proud to partner with The Opportunity Machine, OM, as well as the Scott Business Association, to present RockHabits on Wednesday, September 25, 2014, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., at the Scott Event Center, 110 Lions Club Rd., Scott LA 70583. RockHabits is the business planning curriculum that has accelerated the profitable growth of thousands of businesses around the world. The classes will be taught by Zachary Barker, Executive Director, of the Opportun… [Event Website]

ART Fragile Thing Cracks

by: Acadiana 365

Theatre 810, 810 Jefferson St.

7:30pm

Admission: $12, $10

The Acadiana Repertory Theatre is proud to present Fragile Thing Cracks, a regional premiere serio-comedy by playwright, Ben Jolivet, who also wrote ARTs 2012 production of Carol: A Broken Chain. Leo has always been unlucky in love, but tonight he knows he's found his soul mate in the mysterious Geoff. When the handsome stranger dies in Leo's bed, things look bad for the relationshipand for Leo's sanity, as he quickly discovers his bond with Geoff may be stronger than death. Directed by Steven R. Landry and… [Event Website]

Shadows Pete deGravelles Sugar Tour

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

9:00am-5:00pm

Admission:

In the nineteenth century, the introduction and development of the local sugar industry provided planters David and Mary Weeks with the opportunity to build their family home in the growing town of New Iberia. Today, the family home is known as Shadows-on-the-Teche. With the celebration of New Iberias Sugar Cane Festival, the Shadows will be present tours focusing on the yearly cycle of historic sugar planters. These tours will be presented beginning on Monday, September 22, 2014 through Friday, September 26 fro… [Event Website]

ASO Fired Up 30th Anniversary Concert

by: Acadiana 365

Heymann Center, 1373 S. College Road

6:30pm

A grand symphonic collaboration featuring area choruses and musicians, including ASO Conservatory students and local string players, ASO, Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, and Nicholls State University. The repertoire, which includes selections from Wagner, Ravel and Beethoven, offers a splendid opportunity for each section of the orchestra to shine individuallybrass in Ride of the Valkyries, woodwinds and percussion in Ravel, strings in Beethoven. This concert exemplifies the energy and far-reaching impac… [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

Iberia Parish Main Library, 445 E. Main Street New Iberia

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

Arts & Culture

Friday, Sep 26, 2014

Other Events

AWC Radio Play

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

7:30pm

Admission: $10

AWC Radio Play Join us at Cite des Arts for the play AWC written by Charles Manns and directed by Sheryl Ned. The production is staged and performed by Lafayette Live Radio Theatre reminiscent of ole' time radio plays with a multimedia twist. "AWC" is an original musical based on the Armstrong vs Walker high school football game rivalry. This is a story about three teenage kids name Allan Wright, Wayne Carter and Cynthia Anderson. They have been friends for as long as they can remember. Though they are not related, they… [Event Website]

Fall Harvest @ Gallery 912

by: Acadiana 365

The Frame Shop Gallery 912, 912 Coolidge Blvd.

6:30pm-8:30pm

Admission:

Fall Harvest @ Gallery 912 As we exit Summer and move into the Fall season we are excited to get back to hosting openings for new exhibitions. To kick off the season we will be sharing the harvest of artwork yielded by an eclectic group of artists. On September 12-14 we hosted a watercolor workshop taught by none other than George Loli. For the opening on September 26 we will be displaying some new works by Mr. Loli as well as the students of his workshop, namely: Tony Cutrera, Susan Hamilton, Jean Kreamer, Angie Miller, Sa… [Event Website]

ART Fragile Thing Cracks

by: Acadiana 365

Theatre 810, 810 Jefferson St.

7:30pm

Admission: $12, $10

The Acadiana Repertory Theatre is proud to present Fragile Thing Cracks, a regional premiere serio-comedy by playwright, Ben Jolivet, who also wrote ARTs 2012 production of Carol: A Broken Chain. Leo has always been unlucky in love, but tonight he knows he's found his soul mate in the mysterious Geoff. When the handsome stranger dies in Leo's bed, things look bad for the relationshipand for Leo's sanity, as he quickly discovers his bond with Geoff may be stronger than death. Directed by Steven R. Landry and… [Event Website]

Shadows Pete deGravelles Sugar Tour

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

9:00am-5:00pm

Admission:

In the nineteenth century, the introduction and development of the local sugar industry provided planters David and Mary Weeks with the opportunity to build their family home in the growing town of New Iberia. Today, the family home is known as Shadows-on-the-Teche. With the celebration of New Iberias Sugar Cane Festival, the Shadows will be present tours focusing on the yearly cycle of historic sugar planters. These tours will be presented beginning on Monday, September 22, 2014 through Friday, September 26 fro… [Event Website]

ASO Fired Up 30th Anniversary Concert

by: Acadiana 365

Heymann Center, 1373 S. College Road

6:30pm

A grand symphonic collaboration featuring area choruses and musicians, including ASO Conservatory students and local string players, ASO, Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, and Nicholls State University. The repertoire, which includes selections from Wagner, Ravel and Beethoven, offers a splendid opportunity for each section of the orchestra to shine individuallybrass in Ride of the Valkyries, woodwinds and percussion in Ravel, strings in Beethoven. This concert exemplifies the energy and far-reaching impac… [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

Iberia Parish Main Library, 445 E. Main Street New Iberia

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

Arts & Culture

Saturday, Sep 27, 2014

The 78 Project

by: Acadiana 365

Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St.

7:30pm

Admission: $12, $10

The 78 Project The 78 Project is on a journey across America to make one-of-a-kind 78rpm records with musicians in their hometowns using a 1930s Presto direct-to-disc recorder. With one microphone. With one blank disc. In one 3-minute take. For this great event, AcA will be screening the 95-minute documentary about Lavinia Jones Wright & Alex Steyermark's adventure across the country. Following the documentary, the group will be using a 1930s Presto disc recorder to cut a 78rpm acetate record live with musical … [Event Website]

'All In For The Arts' Poker Tournament

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

12:00pm-6:00pm

Admission: $100

'All In For The Arts' Poker Tournament Love to gamble, play poker? Is it a guilty pleasure, but you want MORE action? Play "All In" For The Arts at Cit Des Arts where 10% of the players will win - and money goes to a great charitable cause. Cit Des Arts now have their CHARITABLE GAMING LICENSE and are ready to DEAL THE CARDS. In just 2 shorts weeks, Saturday, Sept 27 noon 'til 6 - "ALL IN" - $100 buy in - the winners takes: Grand Prize is a Visa gift card worth $2000, Second place is a $1000 Visa gift card, Third gets $750 Visa Gift Card, an… [Event Website]

Mutzie

by: Acadiana 365

Delta Grand Theatre, 120 S. Market St., Opelousas

7:30pm

Admission: $20, $15

Mutzie Christian Comedian, Mutzie will have you laughing the moment he steps foot on stage. He is very positive and inspirational. Mutzie has appeared on BET and was named "New Orleans Entertainer of the Year". He has also won the contest for "Funniest person in Louisiana". This is a family friendly show, so bring the whole family and don't miss it! Tickets are $20 on the floor and $15 on the mezzanine.… [Event Website]
Other Events

Museum of Fear Preview Night

by: Acadiana 365

Lafayette Science Museum, 433 Jefferson St.

7:00pm-11:00pm

Admission: $10

Museum of Fear Preview Night Barqs Root Beer and the Lafayette Science Museum Foundation presents the 2014 season of MUSEUM OF FEAR. Located on the haunted third floor of the Lafayette Science Museum, Museum of Fear offers a world of nightmares that will challenge the bravest of souls. Professional actors, movie-quality set design, fog (and yes, even smells) invade your happy place with impunity. Out of the thousands of visitors that entered last year, over 200 couldnt make it all the way through. Can you? A special Preview Night … [Event Website]

Lego Club

by: Acadiana 365

North Regional Library, 5101 N. University Ave., Carencro

2:00pm-3:00pm

Children will build different Lego structures based on a theme. Participants must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 7 and up. Registration is required. [Event Website]

Seed to Skillet: Bees

by: Acadiana 365

Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road

11:00am-2:00pm

Admission:

During Seed to Skillet, local farmers and artisans walk you through the process of how to plant, care for and gather crops to feed you and your family. Each quarter, the series focuses on the various crops they are collecting and getting ready to plant for the season as well has how to prepare them. In September, special guests from the Acadiana Beekeepers Society and the Dead Yeast Society will be doing a demonstration on fermenting honey mead. … [Event Website]

Teche Area Farmers Market

by: Acadiana 365

Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia

7:00am-11:00am

Admission:

Experience our harvest of delicious, locally grown produce and homemade products by area farmers, artists and crafters. Also included are handcrafted cypress yard objects, bread and fresh baked goods, ceramics, honey, jellies, jams, herbs, candies, wooden bowls and utensils, birdhouses, garden benches and much more. Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia, Tues. 2:30 - 6 p.m., Sat. 7 - 11 a.m., 337-369-2330, Facebook.com/TecheFarmersMarket… [Event Website]

Museum of Fear 2014

by: Acadiana 365

Lafayette Science Museum, 433 Jefferson St.

7:00pm-11:00pm

Admission:

Museum of Fear 2014 Welcome to a heightened level of intensity! Barqs Root Beer and the Lafayette Science Museum Foundation present MUSEUM OF FEAR. Admission is only $10 at the door and all proceeds directly benefit the Lafayette Science Museum exhibits and educational mission. Located on the haunted third floor of the Lafayette Science Museum, Museum of Fear offers a world of nightmares that will challenge the bravest of souls. Professional actors, movie-quality set design, fog (and yes, even smells) invade your happy place with impu… [Event Website]

ART Fragile Thing Cracks

by: Acadiana 365

Theatre 810, 810 Jefferson St.

7:30pm

Admission: $12, $10

The Acadiana Repertory Theatre is proud to present Fragile Thing Cracks, a regional premiere serio-comedy by playwright, Ben Jolivet, who also wrote ARTs 2012 production of Carol: A Broken Chain. Leo has always been unlucky in love, but tonight he knows he's found his soul mate in the mysterious Geoff. When the handsome stranger dies in Leo's bed, things look bad for the relationshipand for Leo's sanity, as he quickly discovers his bond with Geoff may be stronger than death. Directed by Steven R. Landry and… [Event Website]

Shadows Pete deGravelles Sugar Tour

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

9:00am-5:00pm

Admission:

In the nineteenth century, the introduction and development of the local sugar industry provided planters David and Mary Weeks with the opportunity to build their family home in the growing town of New Iberia. Today, the family home is known as Shadows-on-the-Teche. With the celebration of New Iberias Sugar Cane Festival, the Shadows will be present tours focusing on the yearly cycle of historic sugar planters. These tours will be presented beginning on Monday, September 22, 2014 through Friday, September 26 fro… [Event Website]

ASO Fired Up 30th Anniversary Concert

by: Acadiana 365

Heymann Center, 1373 S. College Road

6:30pm

A grand symphonic collaboration featuring area choruses and musicians, including ASO Conservatory students and local string players, ASO, Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, and Nicholls State University. The repertoire, which includes selections from Wagner, Ravel and Beethoven, offers a splendid opportunity for each section of the orchestra to shine individuallybrass in Ride of the Valkyries, woodwinds and percussion in Ravel, strings in Beethoven. This concert exemplifies the energy and far-reaching impac… [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

Iberia Parish Main Library, 445 E. Main Street New Iberia

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]

Arts & Culture

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014

Other Events

Acadie Then and Now : A Peoples History

by: Acadiana 365

Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road

11:00am

The community is invited for the release of Acadie Then and Now : A Peoples History, a collection of sixty-five articles by fifty-five authors that showcase Acadians from around the world and focus on their communities in the United States, France and Canada. The Lafayette book launch will be held on Sunday, September 28 at 11:00 a.m. at Vermilionville, with co-directors Warren A. Perrin (a lawyer, Acadian and environmental activist and author) and Mary Broussard Perrin (artist and author). The book was also… [Event Website]

Museum of Fear 2014

by: Acadiana 365

Lafayette Science Museum, 433 Jefferson St.

7:00pm-11:00pm

Admission:

Museum of Fear 2014 Welcome to a heightened level of intensity! Barqs Root Beer and the Lafayette Science Museum Foundation present MUSEUM OF FEAR. Admission is only $10 at the door and all proceeds directly benefit the Lafayette Science Museum exhibits and educational mission. Located on the haunted third floor of the Lafayette Science Museum, Museum of Fear offers a world of nightmares that will challenge the bravest of souls. Professional actors, movie-quality set design, fog (and yes, even smells) invade your happy place with impu… [Event Website]

ASO Fired Up 30th Anniversary Concert

by: Acadiana 365

Heymann Center, 1373 S. College Road

6:30pm

A grand symphonic collaboration featuring area choruses and musicians, including ASO Conservatory students and local string players, ASO, Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, and Nicholls State University. The repertoire, which includes selections from Wagner, Ravel and Beethoven, offers a splendid opportunity for each section of the orchestra to shine individuallybrass in Ride of the Valkyries, woodwinds and percussion in Ravel, strings in Beethoven. This concert exemplifies the energy and far-reaching impac… [Event Website]

IPL Fine Free Month & Library Card Sign Up Month

by: Acadiana 365

Iberia Parish Main Library, 445 E. Main Street New Iberia

In celebration of Library Card Month, all fines incurred between the dates of September 1st and September 30th will be forgiven. No preexisting fines will be forgiven during fine free month. If materials are not turned in during the fine free month, the offer will not apply. This may also not apply to any ILL materials. For more information on this offer, please call the Main Library at 337.364.7024. … [Event Website]

Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

Admission:

Sept. 1 - 30, 2014 - Photography & Beyond Exhibit at the Shadows - Exhibit of Roxy Blanton's and Margaret Melancon's work. Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ShadowsOnTheTeche.org, Facebook.com/ShadowsOnTh… [Event Website]

Art & Shadows: Artists in Residence

by: Acadiana 365

Shadows on the Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia

11:00am-3:00pm

Admission:

The Art and Shadows program is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Its goal is to demonstrate how innovative arts programming at historic sites such as the Shadows can increase their cultural and economic impacts in both their neighborhoods and regions. Over the course of the next year Lynda Frese, a visual artist and David Greely, a performing artist, will work onsite at the Shadows, dialoguing with one another and the public as they create a series of new artworks tha… [Event Website]

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Exhibit

by: Acadiana 365

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 515 Cathedral St.

Admission: Free

Cathedral Museum Mon - Thu 9 - 4 Fri 9 - 12 noon Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist 515 Cathedral Street Lafayette, LA 70501-6701 www.saintjohncathedral.org 337-232-1322 Religious Photos of Cathedral altars at home and abroad, Germany and Austria. By: Photo Artist Dr. Cecil Fuselier… [Event Website]
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