Meetings for May 3, 2013

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

FRIDAY, MAY 3

  • 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.
  • LE CAFÉ CAJUN: 9 a.m.-10 p.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 http://www.lsue.edu.

SATURDAY, MAY 4

  • 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, MAY 5

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

MONDAY, MAY 6

  • 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.
  • 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, MAY 7

  • 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, MAY 8

  • HAMMOND CUTUPS WOODCARVERS: 1 p.m., Fellowship Hall of the 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.
  • LOUISIANA MALACOLOGICAL (SEASHELL) SOCIETY: 7 p.m., Council on Aging, 5790 Florida Blvd. Harriet Coles, (225) 924-5772 or ladybug2000@cox.net.
  • BATON ROUGE ROSE SOCIETY: 7 p.m., Independence Park, 7950 Independence Blvd. (225) 928-2270.
  • GREEN GROWERS: 7 p.m., various locations. (225) 766-1872.

THURSDAY, MAY 9

  • 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. 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.
  • EMBROIDERY GUILD OF AMERICA (LOUISIANA LAGNIAPPE): 6:30 p.m.-9 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. (225) 754-7760.
  • SIERRA CLUB: 7 p.m., The Backpacker, 7656 Jefferson Highway. General membership meeting to discuss important bills pending in the Legislature this session. Open to the public. (225) 938-9353.
  • 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.
  • BROMELIAD SOCIETY: 7 p.m.-9 p.m., Independence Park, 7950 Independence Blvd. (225) 928-2270.
  • PEACEMAKER CHRISTIAN MOTORCYCLE ASSOCIATION CHAPTER 369: 7 p.m., LaFleur’s Seafood Restaurant, 6865 Magnolia Beach Road, Denham Springs. (225) 665-7888 or (985) 542-6257.
  • BATON ROUGE SCALE MODELERS: 7 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. (225) 926-0125, (225) 776-5286 or (225) 205-6633.