Around Baton Rouge for Feb. 12, 2014

GOVERNMENT MEETING

METRO COUNCIL: 4 p.m., City Hall, 222 St. Louis St. brgov.com/dept/council.

COMMUNITY EVENTS

BATON ROUGE MAGIC CLUB: 6 p.m., The Londoner, 4215 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd. The club will hold its monthly meeting. Call (225) 978-3740.

HAND QUILTING FOR BEGINNERS: 6 p.m., Central Branch Library, 11260 Joor Road. Learn the basics of hand quilting. Call (225) 262-2650.

MICROSOFT POWERPOINT: 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Mirror of Grace Outreach, 921 N. Lobdell Blvd. Suite E. The class is free. Pre-registration is required. Call (225) 300-4528.

FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY: 6:30 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road. Dr. Thomas J. Hannie Jr. will discuss the joining of psychology and law when it comes to criminal and civil matters.

FIRST YOU MAKE A ROUX: 7 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road. Learn how to make gumbo. Call (225) 756-1150.

“STICK FLY:” 7:30 p.m., Shaver Theatre, LSU campus. The play focuses on racial, class and family on tension during a weekend visit at the LeVay family home. Admission is pay what you can. Call (225) 578-3527 or theatre.lsu.edu.

BASSOONIST PER HANNEVOLD: 7:30 p.m., School of Music Recital Hall, LSU campus. Per Hannevold, principle bassoonist for the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra in Norway, will perform. Tickets are $10 for the general public and $5 for faculty/staff/students/seniors. Call (225) 578-5128.

RIVER NORTH DANCE CHICAGO: 8 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. The jazz-based contemporary company will perform. Tickets are $20, $30 or $45. manshiptheatre.org or (225) 344-0334.