Meetings for Feb. 1, 2013

Please call (225) 388-0199 if changes or additions need to be made to your organization’s listing.

FRIDAY, FEB. 1

  • 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, FEB. 2

  • BATON ROUGE CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN SEWING GUILD: 10 a.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, Jones Creek Road. President: Mary Ehrhardt, mehrhardt5@yahoo.com. http://www.asgbatonrouge.org.
  • GREYHOUND PETS OF AMERICA — LA. CHAPTER: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Petco, 2358 S. Range Ave. Denham Springs. (504) 828-1717 or (225) 243-7528 or http://www.houndsabound.org.

SUNDAY, FEB. 3

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

MONDAY, FEB. 4

  • PELICAN WOODCARVERS GUILD: 9 a.m.-11 a.m., Bishop Ott Facility, 7555 Bishop Ott Ave. (225) 262-6415 or (225) 769-2553.
  • IBERVILLE MUSEUM ASSOCIATION: 10 a.m., Iberville Museum, Plaquemine. (225) 687-7197.
  • LAGNIAPPE DULCIMER SOCIETY: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Community Bible Church, 8354 Jefferson Highway. Beginner and advanced classes, and jam sessions. Jak Stallings, (225) 744-3158.
  • 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. http://www.batonrougespeaks.com.
  • BATON ROUGE FRENCH GROUP: 6 p.m., La Madeleine, 7615 Jefferson Highway. The group meets to practice conversing in French. (225) 819-9114.
  • MOMS — MOTHERS OF MILITARY SERVICE MEN & WOMEN: 6 p.m., Las Palmas, 8200 Jefferson Highway. Sponsored by the Blue Star Mothers of Louisiana. http://www.bluestarmoms.net or (225) 603-5137.
  • 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.

TUESDAY, FEB. 5

  • 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.
  • 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. http://www.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. http://www.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.
  • CAPITAL AREA BEEKEEPERS’ ASSOCIATION: 7 p.m., Louisiana Resource Center for Educators, 5550 Florida Blvd. (225) 769-2331.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 6

  • SENIORS CLUB: 9 a.m., Mall of Louisiana food court. Free. (225) 923-8000.
  • 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. http://www.brrecorders.org or email president@brrecorders.org.
  • BATON ROUGE MUSTANGERS: 7 p.m., LaFonda’s, Airline Highway. Contact Kathy Pourciau, (225) 677-5490.
  • BATON ROUGE STAMP CLUB: 7 p.m.-9 p.m., Council on Aging, 5790 Florida Blvd. (225) 774-8413.
  • DIXIELAND DIVERS: Local scuba-diving enthusiasts hold social dinner meetings at local restaurants the first Wednesday of each month, often with dive related photography or informational programs. Anyone interested is welcome to attend. Call Cheryl for information about the next meeting at (225) 271-8113.

THURSDAY, FEB. 7

  • BATON ROUGE PORCELAIN ART GUILD: time TBA, Christian Church of Baton Rouge, 1357 Sharp Road, (225) 275-1105 or suzannejung@att.net.
  • 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.
  • WEST SIDE CLOGGERS: 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Old Town Hall in Addis (by fire station). (225) 749-2620.
  • 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. http://www.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. http://www.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.
  • CAJUN CLICKERS COMPUTER CLUB: 6:30 p.m., Christian Life Fellowship, 2037 Quail Drive. (225) 273-7113.
  • MAGNOLIA CHAPTER OF DECORATIVE PAINTERS: 6:30 p.m., East Side Fire Station, 15094 Old Hammond Highway. (225) 752-5649.
  • WORLD WAR II DISCUSSION GROUP: 7 p.m., Main Branch of Jefferson East Bank Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. Stan Chiocchio will speak about Nazi Germany’s A-bomb program and the danger it posed during World War II. Free.
  • 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.
  • BLUE GOLD CENTURY CLUB: 7 p.m., Martin Luther King Catholic Student Center, 586 Harding Blvd., Southern University.
  • LOUISIANA HIKING CLUB: 7 p.m., Bluebonnet Branch Library. http://hikelouisiana.org or email katherine@thehaplesshiker.com.
  • REDSTICK BREWMASTERS: 7 p.m., George’s Southside Restaurant, Highland Road at Staring Lane. Email eswenson@lsu.edu or visit http://www.hbd.org/redstick.