Around Baton Rouge for March 18, 2014


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.

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

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.

“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