Around Baton Rouge for March 15, 2013

GOVERNMENT MEETINGS

  • EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH METRO COUNCIL RETREAT: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Old Governor’s Mansion, 502 North Blvd. Sheriff Sid Gautreaux and other city-parish departments will make presentations. (225) 389-3123.

COMMUNITY EVENTS

  • PAINTING AND PINOT FUNDRAISER: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Suite B, 7248 Perkins Road. Enjoy a night of painting, food and wine to raise money for Cat Haven for animal rescue, adoption and control through spay and neuter assistance. Cost is $35 per person. http://paintingnpinot.com/
  • MEET LOUISIANA FILMMAKERS GLEN PITRE AND BENH ZEITLIN: 7 p.m., Woods Auditorium, LSU, Nicholson Drive Extension. The event is free and open to the public and is sponsored by LSU Humanities and Social Sciences Program in Film and Media Arts, LSU/HSS Department of English and the LSU School for the Coast and Environment.
  • “RISING WATER”: 7:30 p.m., Studio Theatre, LSU College of Music and Dramatic Arts, Dalrymple Drive, LSU campus. Tickets are $28 per adult, $19 per senior/faculty member/staff member and $15 per student. (225) 578-3527.