1. I'll be participating in an art market here in Abita Springs, on the grounds of the Berkeley Gallery & Studio from 9am 'til 2pm. We're hoping to make this a weekly event, so I'll likely be there every Sunday for the rest of the year, at least.
2. Tomorrow evening provides the greatest astronomical conjunction of the year. On Monday evening, Venus will be eclipsed by the Moon (called an "occultation.")
We've been seeing the occassional robin or two lately, but yesterday a flock of at least 100 flew around our house (this is but a small part of the flock);
And now, a few more pictures from our recent hike at Northlake Nature Center...