Around Baton Rouge for Jan. 19, 2014

COMMUNITY EVENTS

  • LOUISIANA MARATHON: 6:50 a.m., downtown. It will begin with a prestart, followed by the national anthem at 6:56 a.m., the marathon at 7 a.m. and the Finish Festival from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., which will have live music, award announcements and a Vegan Village. The Vegan Village will open at 11 a.m. and feature samples of vegan foods from local businesses. thelouisianamarathon.com.
  • BATON ROUGE FILM FESTIVAL: 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. The festival will hold its last two films, “Six Million and One,” a documentary about the children of the Holocaust survivors, and “Cast a Giant Shadow” starring Kirk Douglas. Tickets are $10. 1-866-451-2787 or brjff.com.
  • THE SEEKERS BOOK CLUB: 3 p.m., Greenwell Springs Regional Branch Library, 11300 Greenwell Springs Road. Members will discuss chapters three and four of “Your Beautiful Purpose” by Susie Larson. Registration is required. (225) 274-4440.
  • SALSA THERAPY SUNDAYS: 6:30 p.m., The Station Sports Bar & Grill, 4608 Bennington Ave. The salsa lesson does not require partners.