Around Baton Rouge for Feb. 13, 2014


BLOOD DRIVE: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Remington College, 10551 Coursey Blvd.

IF YOU LIKE IT, PUT AN ORIGAMI RING ON IT: 3:30 p.m., Delmont Gardens Branch Library, 3351 Lorraine St. Tweens and teens will learn how to make origami rings. (225) 354-7070.

AFFORDABLE CARE ACT INFORMATIONAL: 6 p.m., Zachary Branch Library, 1900 Church St., Zachary. (225) 658-1880.

TUTORING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian Church’s Naylor Building, 9340 Florida Blvd. Qualified tutors provide free one-on-one tutoring for middle and high school students. Students and accompanying adults should arrive 10 minutes early to register. (225) 924-4271.

“THE LOVING STORY”: 6:30 p.m., Magnolia Theatre, Baton Rouge Community College, 201 Community College Drive. The film focuses on an interracial marriage in the South that culminated in the Supreme Court decision of Loving v. Virginia (1967). Event is free.

FHL HERITAGE LECTURE: 6:30 p.m., Old Governor’s Mansion, 502 North Blvd. Author Michael Henderson will discuss, “Got Proof! My Genealogical Journey Through the Use of Documentation, during the Foundation for Historical Louisiana lecture. Admission is $10 for the general public and free for FHL members. or (225) 387-2464.

PIANO RECITAL: 7:30 p.m., School of Music Recital Hall, LSU campus. Nancy Weems, pianist of professor at the University of Houston, will perform. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $5 for faculty/staff/students/seniors. (225) 578-5128.

“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. Tickets are $18 for the general public, $15 for seniors/faculty/staff and $12 for students. (225) 578-3527 or

“THE LAST DAYS OF JUDAS ISCARIOT”: 7:30 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts. Tickets range from $14 to $25.

“CHORUS”: 7:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, downtown campus, 529 Convention St. The Opera Louisiane Community Chorus, Baton Rouge Symphony Chorus, Greater Baton Rouge Children’s Chorus, a barbershop quartet and four soloists will perform well-known numbers from musical theater and operetta. Tickets are $36.50. (225) 377-2029 or

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