Local cadet plays host to question, answer forums

Interested in attending one of the U.S. service academies?

Brandon Woolf, a University High School alum and a sophomore cadet at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., will be hosting question and answer sessions during Thanksgiving week at two East Baton Rouge Parish Library locations.

The schedule:

10 a.m. to noon Monday at the Bluebonnet Regional Branch Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Blvd.

9 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd.

Festival to help Broadmoor

Broadmoor High School’s Arts & Crafts Festival is scheduled from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the School, 10100 Goodwood Blvd. in Baton Rouge.

Admission is $3. Those age 12 and under can attend free.

The festival will include more than 300 vendors. A free shuttle bus service will be provided from the Broadmoor Shopping Center. The fee is $2 to park in the east student parking lot on campus or the grass lots nearby. The money raised at this event over the years has been used to purchase computers, software, video and audio equipment, copiers, projectors, scanners, classroom furniture and many other items for the school.

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