Around Baton Rouge for Wednesday, April 16, 2014

GOVERNMENT MEETING

METROPOLITAN COUNCIL ZONING MEETING: 3:30 p.m., Room 348, Governmental Building, 444 St. Louis St.

COMMUNITY EVENTS

PEOPLES HEALTH BEGINNERS TENNIS CLINIC: 8 a.m. registration, 8:30 a.m. class, YMCA Paula G. Manship Tennis Center, 8100 Manship Plaza. Learn the fundamentals of hitting forehand, backhand, volley and serve. Class is free. Call (800) 561-4127.

CONNECTING BUSINESSES WITH CONTACTS PROCUREMENT CONFERENCE: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Smith-Brown Memorial Student Union, Southern University Campus, 500 Jesse Stone Ave. The U.S. Small Business Administration will host the 10th annual conference. Admission is free, but registration is required. www2.lsbdc.org.

RED STICK MOBILE FARMERS MARKET: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Scotlandville Library, 7373 Scenic Highway. The mobile farmers market provides a source of food in areas without direct access to grocery stores. Wellness resources also are offered at each site. The market operates weekly, weather permitting.

PEOPLES HEALTH INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED PLAYERS TENNIS CLINIC: 9:30 a.m. registration, 10 a.m. class, YMCA Paula G. Manship Tennis Center, 8100 Manship Plaza. Learn tips to improve playing doubles. Class is free. Call (800) 561-4127.

YOUTH DISABILITY INFORMATIONAL: 10 a.m. to noon, Families Helping Families of GBR, 2356 Drusilla Lane. Presenter Vickie LeJeune, of the Louisiana Workforce Commission, will discuss education and career options for students with disabilities after high school. Admission is free, but registration is required. Call (225) 216-7474 or www.fhfgbr.org.

NATIVE AMERICAN BASKETS EXHIBIT: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., LASM, 100 S. River Road. Call (225) 344-5272 or www.lasm.org.

RED STICK MOBILE FARMERS MARKET: 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m., Star Hill Church, 1400 N. Foster Drive. The mobile farmers market provides a source of food in areas without direct access to grocery stores. Wellness resources also are offered at each site. The market operates weekly, weather permitting.

PURE YOGA: 5:30 p.m., Sternberg Conference Room, Manship Theatre at the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Admission is $15. Pre-registration is required. Multiple class payment options are available. www.pureyogabr.com.

ROLLER DERBY TRYOUTS: 6:45 p.m., Skate Galaxy, 12828 Jefferson Highway. Audition to become a member of the Grassroots Rollergirls or join the team as a non-skating volunteer. www.grassrootsrollergirls.org.

POWERPOINT: 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Mirror of Grace Outreach, 921 N. Lobdell Blvd., Suite E. The class is free. Pre-registration is required. Call (225) 300-4528 or www.mirrorofgrace.org.