Around Baton Rouge for Wednesday, May 1, 2013

COMMUNITY EVENTS

  • AFRICAN-AMERICAN GENEALOGY CLASS: 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., Delmont Gardens Branch Library, 3351 Lorraine St. Cassandra Fedrick, genealogy librarian, will show how to use genealogy tools and resources from the library. (225) 354-7055.
  • 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 RSD schools. http://www.rsdla.net.
  • “ALL THE KING’S MEN”: 7:30 p.m., Reilly Theatre, Tower Drive, LSU campus. The production is 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.
  • OUTWORKS — A FESTIVAL OF NEW LGBTQ PLAYS: 7:30 p.m., Studio Theatre in the LSU Music & Dramatic Arts Building, Dalrymple Drive, LSU campus. The LSU Department of Theatre will present the festival, which is for an adult audience. Tickets are $10 and available only at the door. (225) 578-4174 or http://www.theatre.lsu.edu.
  • BARBECUE COMPETITION DEADLINE: Metro 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.