- CHARLIE THE NOISE GUY: 10 a.m., Scotlandville Branch Library, 7373 Scenic Highway; and 2:30 p.m., Greenwell Springs Regional Branch Library, 11300 Greenwell Springs Road. Charlie “The Noise Guy” Williams, a vocal sound impressionist from Oregon, will tell stories using sound effects. For more information or to register, visit http://www.ebrpl.com.
- DAISY THE READING PIG: 10 a.m., Eden Park Branch Library, 5131 Greenwell Springs Road; and 2:30 p.m., Bluebonnet Regional Branch Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Road. Farmer Minor will tell stories about the pig, Daisy, and share her favorite pig books. For more information or to register, visit http://www.ebrpl.com.
- HARVEY RABBIT AND FRIENDS: 10 a.m., Delmont Gardens Branch Library, 3351 Lorraine St.; and 2:30 p.m., Baker Branch Library, 3501 Groom Road. Harvey Rabbit, Cecil the Orangutan, Miss Laura and Mr. Tim will entertain with puppetry, music and more. For more information or to register, visit http://www.ebrpl.com.
- HOWARD PINK AND HIS MUSICAL GARDEN HOSES: 10 a.m., Carver Branch Library, 720 Terrace St.; and 2:30 p.m., Zachary Branch Library, 1900 Church St. Howard Pink will play the French horn and showcase other musical instruments. For more information or to register, visit http://www.ebrpl.com.
- BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB: Noon, De La Ronde Hall, 320 Third St. Jim Donelon, insurance commissioner, will speak to the Press Club about the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision regarding the national health-care law and the law’s insurance requirement. He will also talk about hurricane season. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers.
- CAT HAVEN ADOPTIONS: Noon to 6 p.m., Cat Haven Adoption Center, 11130 N. Harrell’s Ferry Road. For more information, visit http://www.cathaven.org.
- PROJECT PURR CAT ADOPTIONS: 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Mall of Louisiana Adoption Center, second floor by Dillards, 6401 Bluebonnet Blvd. For more information, visit http://www.projectpurr.org.