Find one-of-a-kind handmade gifts for Mom at the New Orleans Craft Mafia's (www.neworleanscraftmafia.com) Mother's Day Trunk Show at the Bridge Lounge (1201 Magazine St., 299-1888) from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday.
RHINO gallery (The Shops at Canal Place, 333 Canal St., Third Floor, 523-7945) will host a Mother's Day Trunk Show from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday featuring the modern silver, gold and cloisonné jewelry of Vitrice McMurry.
Longue Vue House and Gardens (7 Bamboo Road, 488-5488; www.longuevue.com) will host Design In Time: Interior and Exterior Design Expo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. The expo will feature 15-minute visits with landscape and interior designers, a plant sale and do-it-yourself home-project demonstrations.
Don your most creative seersucker ensemble to enjoy an evening of art, music, cocktails, cuisine, fashion and shopping at Sippin' in Seersucker 2009, a benefit for the Ogden Museum of Southern Art. The event is from from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, May 15, at The Shops at Canal Place (333 Canal St., 539-9618).
On May 17, an alliance of nonprofits will host a Green Crawl. Participants will visit sites throughout the city involved in sustainable rebuilding. The crawl ends at the BuildSmart Learning Center (1001 S. Broad St., Suite 123, 208-9761), where there will be food, music and prizes. For more information visit www.tulanecitycenter.org.