EcoUrban LLC (4433 Ulloa St., 274-8774; www.ecourbanllc.com) provides sustainable landscaping design and services — and through March 15, customers can receive free design work (a $150 value) on new projects.
The Opera Guild Home (2504 Prytania St., 261-7226) invites everyone to its family-friendly Mardi Gras Fete from 5 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Friday, March 4. Tickets are $25 for adults and $5 for children and include food, drinks, king cake, a kids' table and a photo booth. Contact Gina Klein at 529-2278, ext. 227 to reserve a ticket.
A Tisket A Tasket (910 Decatur St., 524-8482; www.atisketatasketneworleans.com) hosts three upcoming book signings. Al Kennedy and Herreast Harrison sign Big Chief Harrison and the Mardi Gras Indians from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and Ann Cuiellette signs Classic Creole Cookbook from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 5. Colette Le Blanc Tatum signs Mardi Gras: An Alphabet Parade from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 7.
Ochsner Medical Center and the National Education Association partner to celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Ochsner Medical Center for Children (1315 Jefferson Hwy., 842-3900; www.ochsner.org) and from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Ochsner Medical Center (1514 Jefferson Hwy., Jefferson, 842-4000) on Wednesday, March 2. Children under age 6 receive a free Dr. Seuss book, and everyone can enjoy cake and arts and crafts.