Scenes from Around Town for April 4, 2013

Photo provided by SARAH CRAWFORD -- New library -- At a reception following the March 20 ribbon cutting officially opening the new Fairwood Branch Library, located at 12910 Old Hammond Highway, are, from left, East Baton Rouge Parish Library Board of Control President Travis Woodard, Library Director Spencer Watts, board Vice President Tanya Freeman, board member Kizzy Payton, board Treasurer Jason Jacob and board member Stan Bardwell.
Photo provided by SARAH CRAWFORD -- New library -- At a reception following the March 20 ribbon cutting officially opening the new Fairwood Branch Library, located at 12910 Old Hammond Highway, are, from left, East Baton Rouge Parish Library Board of Control President Travis Woodard, Library Director Spencer Watts, board Vice President Tanya Freeman, board member Kizzy Payton, board Treasurer Jason Jacob and board member Stan Bardwell.

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