Around Baton Rouge for March 24, 2014


CORNED BEEF SANDWICH SALE: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Beth Shalom Synagogue, 9111 Jefferson Highway. Plates will include ¼ pound of corned beef on rye, chips, pickle and a homemade brownie. (225) 924-6773.

BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB: 11:30 a.m., Iberville Room, Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel, 102 France St. Economist John Westra will discuss the agricultural economy. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers. The public is invited, but only members of the Press Club and the news media are allowed to ask questions.

WEB DESIGN: 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Mirror of Grace Outreach, 921 N. Lobdell Blvd. Suite E. Learn how to build and design a website. The class is free. Preregistration is required. (225) 300-4528 or

ARGENTINE TANGO LESSONS AND DANCING: 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Manship Theatre, 100 Lafayette St. Learn the fundamentals of tango for free. An intermediate lesson will follow for $5. Open dancing and practice will be from 8:15 p.m. to 9:45 p.m.

THE ART OF AUTISM: 7 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., in the Hartley/Vey Studio Theatre. All proceeds will benefit Families Helping Families. Tickets are $5. (225) 344-0334 or

“JIMMY P”: 7 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. The film follows the psychological suffering of a Native American veteran. Admission is $8.50.