The Week Ahead for April 28, 2013

SUNDAY

Community events

  • SUNDAY IN THE PARK: Noon to 3 p.m., North Boulevard Town Square. Concert featuring Phunky Monkeyz.
  • “ALL THE KING’S MEN”: 2 p.m., Reilly Theatre, Tower Drive, LSU campus. Production inspired by the life of Gov. Huey P. Long. Tickets are $28 per adult, $19 per senior/faculty member/staff member and $15 per student. (225) 578-3527.

MONDAY

Community events

  • BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB: Noon, De La Ronde Hall, 320 Third St. Economist John Westra will discuss the record-setting year in 2012 for Louisiana agriculture. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers. The public is invited, but only members of the Press Club and the news media are allowed to ask questions during question-and-answer portion.

TUESDAY

Community events

  • LSU SCIENCE CAFE: 5 p.m., Chelsea’s Cafe, 2857 Perkins Road. Ed Overton, professor emeritus of environmental science at LSU, will discuss the BP oil spill and its impact on Louisiana. Event also features networking, giveaways and free food. (225) 578-3870.
  • TUTORING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian Church’s Naylor Building, 9340 Florida Blvd. Qualified tutors 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.
  • LSU JAZZ ENSEMBLE: 7:30 p.m., Shaver Theatre, Dalrymple Drive, LSU campus. The LSU Jazz Ensemble presents “The Sweet Time Suite.” Tickets are $20 per adult, $17 per senior, faculty member, staff member and $12 per student with ID. (225) 578-5128.

WEDNESDAY

Community events

  • RECOVERY SCHOOL DISTRICT PARENT MEETING: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Capitol High School, 1000 N. 23rd St. RSD Superintendent Patrick Dobard will discuss strategies to improve the RSD schools. http://www.rsdla.net.
  • “ALL THE KING’S MEN”: 7:30 p.m., Reilly Theatre, Tower Drive, LSU campus. Production inspired by the life of Gov. Huey P. Long. Tickets are $28 per adult, $19 per senior, faculty member, staff member and $15 per student. (225) 578-3527.
  • BARBECUE COMPETITION DEADLINE: Councilwoman C. Denise Marcelle will be sponsoring a “Meet Your Neighbor Day” on Saturday, May 11, at Howell Park. If interested in the barbecue competition, call (225) 389-8698.

THURSDAY

Government meetings

  • EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL BOARD: 5:30 p.m., School Board Office, 1050 S. Foster Drive.

Community events

  • TUTORING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian Church’s Naylor Building, 9340 Florida Blvd. Qualified tutors provide free one-on-one tutoring for middle and high school students. Students and accompanying adult should arrive 10 minutes early to register. (225) 924-4271.
  • RECOVERY SCHOOL DISTRICT PARENT MEETING: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Istrouma High School, 3730 Winbourne Ave. RSD Superintendent Patrick Dobard will discuss strategies to improve the RSD schools. http://www.rsdla.net.
  • ROCK N ROWE: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Town Square Park, 10202 Perkins Rowe. Live music with Floyd Brown. (225) 767-2000.
  • BIRD LECTURE: 7 p.m., Coastal Environmental Building, LSU campus. Naturalist, artist and author David Allen Sibley will speak on “The Psychology of Bird Identification.” Event is free and hosted by the Baton Rouge Audubon Society.
  • “ALL THE KING’S MEN”: 7:30 p.m., Reilly Theatre, Tower Drive, LSU campus. Production inspired by the life of Gov. Huey P. Long. Tickets are $28 per adult, $19 per senior, faculty member, staff member and $15 per student. (225) 578-3527.
  • SINGO DE MAYO: 7:30 p.m., LSU Union Theater, Raphael Semmes Road. Performance features a medley of Broadway tunes, classics and new favorites. Tickets are $20 per adult, $15 per senior, faculty member, staff member and $10 per student with ID. (225) 578-5128.

FRIDAY

Community events

  • LIVE AFTER FIVE: 5 p.m., Repentance Park, Downtown. Live music featuring U4ria.
  • “ALL THE KING’S MEN”: 7:30 p.m., Reilly Theatre, Tower Drive, LSU campus. Production inspired by the life of Gov. Huey P. Long. Tickets are $28 per adult, $19 per senior, faculty member, staff member and $15 per student. (225) 578-3527.
  • FORET AT THE BELLE: 8 p.m., Belle of Baton Rouge, 103 France St. Free concert featuring Swamp Pop artist Ryan Foret. http://www.belleofbatonrouge.com.

SATURDAY

Community events

  • FLY FISHING 101: 8 a.m., Orvis, 7601 Bluebonnet Blvd. Learn the difference between fly fishing and conventional fishing. For ages 12 through adult. Admission is free, but reservations are required. This class will be held at 8 a.m. on subsequent Saturdays through June 15. (225) 757-7286.
  • “ALL THE KING’S MEN”: 7:30 p.m., Reilly Theatre, Tower Drive, LSU campus. Production inspired by the life of Gov. Huey P. Long. Tickets are $28 per adult, $19 per senior, faculty member, staff member and $15 per student. (225) 578-3527.