Around Baton Rouge for Monday, Aug. 11, 2014

COMMUNITY EVENTS

SCHOOL ZONES IN EFFECT: 6:30-9 a.m. and 2-4 p.m., all school zones in Baton Rouge. The 20 mph speed limit for school zones will be strictly enforced starting Monday morning.

“JAMES STEWART A BIOGRAPHY” BOOK DISCUSSION: 10:30 a.m., East Baton Rouge Parish Library Baker Branch, 3501 Groom Road. Come discuss the book by Donald Dewey about the life of movie star James Stewart. (225) 778-5940.

BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB: Noon, Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel, 102 France St. Patrick Mulhearn, of Celtic Media Centre, will discuss the film industry in Louisiana and the schedule for fall and winter shooting. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $12 for press club members and $15 for others. Parking is free in the casino garage.

BATON ROUGE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY MEETING: 7 p.m., Highland Road Park Observatory, 13800 Highland Road. BRAS has helped publish periodicals, construct telescopes, image comets and more. Anyone interested in learning about astronomy is invited. hrpo.lsu.edu or (225) 768-9948.

OFF!: 9 p.m., Spanish Moon, 1109 Highland Road. The punk rock band will perform. Tickets are $15. thespanishmoon.com or (225) 383-6666.

PERSEID METEOR SHOWER: 10 p.m., Highland Road Park Observatory, 13800 Highland Road. The Perseid is one of the major meteor showers of the year. Come watch the shower and use the telescope to gaze at other celestial objects. (225) 768-9948 or hrpo.lsu.edu.