Around Baton Rouge for March 18, 2014

COMMUNITY EVENTS

WRITERS WORKSHOP: 1:30 p.m., Broadmoor Baptist Church, 9755 Goodwood Blvd. Network with writers and gather writing tips about chronicling family history through humor, short stories, poetry, memoirs. (225) 927-5454.

GED PREPARATION-MATHEMATICS: 3:30 p.m., Eden Park Branch Library, 5131 Greenwell Springs Road. Registration is required. (225) 231-3250.

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.

BREC’S ‘IMAGINE YOUR PARKS 2’ MEETING: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., BREC’s Monte Sano Park, 2727 Greenwell St., and BREC’s Lovett Road Park, 13443 Lovett Road, Central. Learn about BREC’s progress in parks, vote on ideas and participate in discussions. www.brec.org.

EXCEL PART 1: 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 or www.mirrorofgrace.org.

DABBLE IN SCRABBLE: 6:30 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. Prizes will be awarded for winners of the classic word game. (225) 756-1150.

ALLSTAR CAJUN COMEDY TOUR: 7:30 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Jonathan Perry will perform. Admission is $20. www.manshiptheatre.org.

“SPILL”: 7:30 p.m., Reilly Theatre, LSU campus. The play is about the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon/BP oil spill. Tickets are $28 for the general public, $19 for senior/faculty/staff and $15 for students. (225) 578-3527 or www.swinepalace.org.