Around Baton Rouge for Aug. 20, 2013


BABY BOOT CAMP: 8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m., Mall of Louisiana, Bluebonnet Boulevard near Interstate 10. The program, geared toward prenatal and postnatal women, features STROLLFIT, an exercise class for cardio, strength training, core work and stretching; and STROLLGA, a light cardio and deep yoga stretching class. Participants should bring a full-size stroller, water bottle, yoga mats and a set of 5-pound hand weights. (225) 788-1200 or

CUTS FOR KIDS: 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Remington College School of Cosmetology, 4520 Sherwood Forest Blvd., Unit 001. The school will provide free haircuts to children 17 years of age and younger on weekdays throughout the month of August. Walk-ins and appointments welcome. For appointment, call (225) 291-4660. The salon also will collect school supply donations for local schools. Donors will receive a complimentary haircut, manicure or pedicure. (800) 448-6405.

ARTY ON!: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Mall of Louisiana, upper level in food court, 6401 Bluebonnet Blvd. The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge and Mall of Louisiana Arty On! event features visual art activities, including clay, painting and pastels. (225) 761-7228.

SELF DEFENSE TACTICS: 6:30 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road. East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff’s deputy Antonio Carter will teach behaviors and moves that could possibly save life. (225) 756-1150.