Around Baton Rouge for April 4, 2013

GOVERNMENT MEETING

  • EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL BOARD: 5 p.m., School Board Office, 1050 S. Foster Drive.

COMMUNITY EVENTS

  • BLOOD DRIVE: 9 a.m. to noon and 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Remington College, 10551 Coursey Blvd. Minority blood donors are encouraged to donate because of unique antigens vital for individuals with sickle cell and other life-threatening diseases, but all can donate. http://www.3Lives.com.
  • COMPANION ANIMAL ALLIANCE ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., East Baton Rouge Shelter, 2680 Progress Road. http://www.caabr.org.
  • CAT HAVEN ADOPTIONS: Noon to 6 p.m., Cat Haven Adoption Center, 11130 North Harrell’s Ferry Road. http://www.cathaven.org.
  • TUTORING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian Church’s Naylor Building, 9340 Florida Blvd. Qualified tutors will provide free one-on-one tutoring for middle and high school students. Students and accompanying adults should arrive 10 minutes early to register. (225) 924-4271.
  • ROCK N ROWE THURSDAYS: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Town Square Park, 10202 Perkins Rowe. The local band Stormy will perform at the free concert. (225) 767-2000.
  • RIDERS IN THE SKY: 7:30 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Riders in the Sky, a Western music group with two Grammy wins, will perform. Tickets are $60. (225) 344-0334 or http://www.manshiptheatre.org.