Around Baton Rouge for Feb. 5, 2014

COMMUNITY EVENTS

  • FREEDOM RIDERS: 11 a.m., Baton Rouge Community College, Magnolia Theatre, 201 Community College Drive; 6:30 p.m., Southern University, John B. Cade Library, second floor, Classroom 1, 167 Roosevelt Steptoe Ave. The documentary is based on the book by Raymond Arsenault. It focuses on activists during a time of segregation in the South. The event is free and open to the public. http://tinyurl.com/lu3kd5g.
  • VALENTINE SCRAPBOOK: 2 p.m., Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Bring photos and make a scrapbook of Valentine memories. (225) 231-3740.
  • MICROSOFT WORD: 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Mirror of Grace Outreach, 921 N. Lobdell Blvd. Suite E. The class is free. Preregistration is required. (225) 300-4528.
  • FIRST WEDNESDAY ART RECEPTION: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Baton Rouge Gallery, 1515 Dalrymple Drive. The free reception is for the gallery’s three-person exhibit featuring works from Kelly A. Mueller, Tom Richard and Steve Schmidt. batonrougegallery.org.