Meetings for July 19, 2013

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FRIDAY, JULY 19

  • LE CAFÉ CAJUN: 9 a.m.-10 a.m., LSUE Community Education Building, 2048 Johnson Highway, Eunice. Learn, practice and improve your Cajun French skills. Hosted by the Cajun Prairie Chapter of OLLI at LSU Eunice. (337) 550-1390 or lsue.edu.
  • BATON ROUGE GARDEN CLUB: 9:30 a.m., Independence Park, 7950 Independence Blvd. (225) 928-2270.
  • TWEEN BOOK CLUB: 4 p.m., Ascension Library, 708 S. Irma Blvd., Gonzales. For children entering fourth-eighth grades. Registration required. (225) 647-3955.
  • BATON ROUGE SOCIETY OF MINIATURE GAMING: 7 p.m., Little Wars Game Shop, 7517 Jefferson Highway. (Jefferson Plaza). Historical, sci-fi and fantasy gaming. (225) 753-7165 or (225) 924-6304.

SATURDAY, JULY 20

  • LA TABLE FRANÇAISE IN EUNICE: 9 a.m., Café Mosaic, 202 S. Second St., Eunice. Grab a cup of coffee and share conversation and fun with other French speakers. (337) 546-6276.
  • BATON ROUGE GENEALOGICAL AND HISTORICAL SOCIETY: 10 a.m., Bluebonnet Regional Branch Library. Free. (225) 248-9880.

SUNDAY, JULY 21

  • POKEMON ORGANIZED PLAY LEAGUE: 2 p.m., Rocket’s Hideout Cards and Games, 13847 Coursey Blvd., Suite 1. Free. (225) 291-8020.

MONDAY, JULY 22

  • PELICAN WOODCARVERS GUILD: 9 a.m.-11 a.m., Bishop Ott Facility, 7555 Bishop Ott Ave. (225) 262-6415 or (225) 769-2553.
  • DOWNTOWN TOASTMASTERS: 6 p.m., 11207 Proverbs Ave. Public invited. A great place to conquer your fear of public speaking in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. batonrougespeaks.com.
  • US AIR FORCE AUXILIARY CIVIL AIR PATROL: 7 p.m.-9 p.m., squadron building on Plank Road at the east entrance to the airport. Details, (225) 413-3207.
  • GSU TOASTMASTERS: 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, Essen Lane. Learn the skills for doing presentations for your job, leading meetings and improving leadership style. (225) 229-5008.
  • RED STICK FLY FISHERS: 7 p.m., fly-tying meeting. Call or check the website to verify location. (225) 767-2405 or rsff.org.

TUESDAY, JULY 23

  • BATON ROUGE CHORUS OF SWEET ADELINES, INTERNATIONAL: 6:30 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 10925 Florida Blvd. Women who like to sing are invited to experience four-part a capella harmony. (225) 766-1566.
  • BAYOU BEBES OF BATON ROUGE, A DOLL COLLECTORS’ CLUB: 6:30 p.m., BREC facility, Independence Blvd. next to the fire station (225) 938-5225.
  • BATON ROUGE/LSU MEN’S RUGBY CLUB: rugby practice 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., BREC’s Highland Road Park. Open to men and high school males of all abilities. batonrougerugby.net or (225) 268-7924.
  • BATON ROUGE BARBARIANS’ WOMEN’S RUGBY: rugby practice 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., BREC’s Highland Road Park. Open to women of all abilities. pinkrugby.org.
  • BATON ROUGE CONCERT BAND: 7 p.m.-9:15 p.m., Orchestra Room of the LSU School of Music Building. Adult band musicians invited to attend. Jim Kersh, (225) 751-6430.
  • WRITERS GUILD OF ACADIANA: 7 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 5707 Johnston St., Lafayette. writersguildacadiana.org.
  • BATON ROUGE GEM & MINERAL SOCIETY: 7 p.m., Marriott Hotel, off I-10 near College Drive. Visitors invited. (225) 978-0031.
  • LOUISIANA CAPITAL CITY OBEDIENCE CLUB: 7 p.m., Main Library. lccoc.org or (225) 923-2383 or email switchboard@lccoc.org.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 24

  • HAMMOND CUTUPS WOODCARVERS: 1 p.m., Fellowship Hall of the Hammond First United Methodist Church, 2200 Rue Denise, Hammond. (985) 340-0080.
  • BATON ROUGE RECORDER (MUSIC) SOCIETY: 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m., Unitarian Church, 8470 Goodwood Blvd. brrecorders.org or email president@brrecorders.org.

THURSDAY, JULY 25

  • PELICAN WOODCARVERS GUILD: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., BREC Facility, Sharp Road. (225) 262-6415 or (225) 769-2553.
  • LES COURDRE POINTS: 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m., NUNU Arts and Culture Collective, 1510 Courtableau Highway (La. 93), Arnaudville. Quilting circle and French conversation. (337) 754-7115.
  • BATON ROUGE/LSU MEN’S RUGBY CLUB: rugby practice 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., BREC’s Highland Road Park. Open to men and high school males of all abilities. batonrougerugby.net or (225) 268-7924.
  • BATON ROUGE BARBARIANS’ WOMEN’S RUGBY: rugby practice 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., BREC’s Highland Road Park. Open to women of all abilities. pinkrugby.org.
  • BATON ROUGE SCRABBLE CLUB: 6:30 p.m., IHOP, 6875 Siegen Lane. Bring Scrabble board, chess clock is optional. Contact: annmac@cox.net.
  • SCRABBLE RABBLE: 7 p.m., 15045 Old Hammond Highway. Beginners welcome. A sense of humor is an advantage. Call to confirm that the group is meeting: (225) 272-7364.
  • BATON ROUGE UNIT OF THE HERB SOCIETY OF AMERICA: 7 p.m., Burden Conference Building, LSU Burden Center, 4560 Essen Lane. brherbs.com, (225) 291-5684 or email ritasalman@cox.net.
  • BATON ROUGE SCALE MODELERS: 7 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. (225) 926-0125, (225) 776-5286 or (225) 205-6633.