Around Baton Rouge for Feb. 21, 2014


KIDD KEYNOTES ON AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY: 1 p.m., USS Kidd Veterans Memorial & Museum Theater, 305 S. River Road.

BLACK HISTORY MONTH COMMEMORATIVE CELEBRATION: 3 p.m., Royal Cotillion Ballroom, LSU Student Union, Raphael Semmes Road. Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw, social commentator and activist, will be the keynote speaker for the event.

“HOW TO END POVERTY IN 60 MINUTES”: 4:30 p.m., HopKins Black Box, 137 Coates Hall, LSU campus. The theatrical performance and workshop will explore the topic of poverty while engaging audience members in the process. Donations will be accepted at the door and those donations will become part of the decision-making experiment during the event. Call (225) 578-4172.

“STICK FLY”: 7:30 p.m., Shaver Theatre, LSU campus. The play focuses on racial, class and family 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. Call (225) 578-3527 or