Meetings for Dec. 28, 2012

Due to the New Year’s holiday, some groups may not be meeting. Please call (225) 388-0199 if changes or additions need to be made to your organization’s listing.

FRIDAY, DEC. 28

  • BATON ROUGE SOCIETY OF MINIATURE GAMING: 7 p.m., Little Wars Game Shop, 7517 Jefferson Highway. (Jefferson Plaza). Historical, sci-fi and fantasy gaming. (225) 753-7165 or (225) 924-6304.

SATURDAY, DEC. 29

  • AMERICAN SEWING GUILD BATON ROUGE CHAPTER: Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road. For more information, email Mary Ehrhardt, mehrhardt@yahoo.com.

SUNDAY, DEC. 30

  • POKEMON ORGANIZED PLAY LEAGUE: 2 p.m., Rocket’s Hideout Cards and Games, 13847 Coursey Blvd., Suite 1. Free. (225) 291-8020.

MONDAY, DEC. 31

  • PELICAN WOODCARVERS GUILD: 9 a.m.-11 a.m., Bishop Ott Facility, 7555 Bishop Ott Ave. (225) 262-6415 or (225) 769-2553.
  • LAGNIAPPE DULCIMER SOCIETY: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Community Bible Church, 8354 Jefferson Highway. Beginner and advanced classes, and jam sessions. Jak Stallings, (225) 744-3158.
  • DOWNTOWN TOASTMASTERS: 6:30 p.m., Cenikor Foundation Building, 2414 Bunker Hill Drive. Public invited. A great place to conquer your fear of public speaking in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. Angie Womack Jones, (225) 925-6976.
  • US AIR FORCE AUXILIARY CIVIL AIR PATROL: 7 p.m.-9 p.m., squadron building on Plank Road at the east entrance to the airport. Details, (225) 413-3207.
  • GSU TOASTMASTERS: 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, Essen Lane. Learn the skills for doing presentations for your job, leading meetings and improving leadership style. (225) 229-5008.

TUESDAY, JAN. 1, 2013

  • BATON ROUGE CHORUS OF SWEET ADELINES, INTERNATIONAL: 6:30 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 10925 Florida Blvd. Women who like to sing are invited to experience four-part a capella harmony. (225) 766-1566.
  • BATON ROUGE/LSU MEN’S RUGBY CLUB: rugby practice 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., BREC’s Highland Road Park. Open to men and high school males of all abilities. http://www.batonrougerugby.net or (225) 268-7924.
  • BATON ROUGE BARBARIANS’ WOMEN’S RUGBY: rugby practice 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., BREC’s Highland Road Park. Open to women of all abilities. http://www.pinkrugby.org.
  • GREAT BOOKS: a literature reading and discussion group, 7 p.m., Bluebonnet Regional Branch Library. (225) 767-7939.
  • CAPITAL AREA BEEKEEPERS’ ASSOCIATION: 7 p.m., Louisiana Resource Center for Educators, 5550 Florida Blvd. (225) 769-2331.
  • BATON ROUGE CONCERT BAND: 7 p.m.-9:15 p.m., Orchestra Room of the LSU School of Music Building. Adult band musicians invited to attend. Jim Kersh, (225) 751-6430.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 2, 2013

  • SENIORS CLUB: 9 a.m., Mall of Louisiana food court. Free. (225) 923-8000.
  • HAMMOND CUTUPS WOODCARVERS: 1 p.m., Fellowship Hall of the Hammond First United Methodist Church, 2200 Rue Denise, Hammond. (985) 340-0080.
  • BATON ROUGE RECORDER (MUSIC) SOCIETY: 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m., Unitarian Church, 8470 Goodwood Blvd. http://www.brrecorders.org or email president@brrecorders.org.
  • BATON ROUGE MUSTANGERS: 7 p.m., LaFonda’s, Airline Highway. Contact Kathy Pourciau, (225) 677-5490.
  • BATON ROUGE STAMP CLUB: 7 p.m.-9 p.m., Council on Aging, 5790 Florida Blvd. (225) 774-8413.
  • DIXIELAND DIVERS DIVE CLUB: 7 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. Monthly presentations, slide shows and speakers on biology, ecology travel and diving resources.

THURSDAY, JAN. 3, 2013

  • PELICAN WOODCARVERS GUILD: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., BREC Facility, Sharp Road. (225) 262-6415 or (225) 769-2553.
  • BATON ROUGE PORCELAIN ART GUILD: time TBA, Christian Church of Baton Rouge, 1357 Sharp Road, (225) 275-1105 or suzannejung@att.net.
  • WEST SIDE CLOGGERS: 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Old Town Hall in Addis (by fire station). (225) 749-2620.
  • BATON ROUGE/LSU MEN’S RUGBY CLUB: rugby practice 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., BREC’s Highland Road Park. Open to men and high school males of all abilities. http://www.batonrougerugby.net or (225) 268-7924.
  • BATON ROUGE BARBARIANS’ WOMEN’S RUGBY: rugby practice 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., BREC’s Highland Road Park. Open to women of all abilities. http://www.pinkrugby.org.
  • BATON ROUGE SCRABBLE CLUB: 6:30 p.m., IHOP, 6875 Siegen Lane. Bring Scrabble board, chess clock is optional. Contact: annmac@cox.net
  • CAJUN CLICKERS COMPUTER CLUB: 6:30 p.m., Christian Life Fellowship, 2037 Quail Drive. (225) 273-7113.
  • MAGNOLIA CHAPTER OF DECORATIVE PAINTERS: 6:30 p.m., East Side Fire Station, 15094 Old Hammond Highway. (225) 752-5649.
  • SCRABBLE RABBLE: 7 p.m., 15045 Old Hammond Highway. Beginners welcome. A sense of humor is an advantage. Call to confirm that the group is meeting: (225) 272-7364.
  • BLUE GOLD CENTURY CLUB: 7 p.m., Martin Luther King Catholic Student Center, 586 Harding Blvd., Southern University.
  • LOUISIANA HIKING CLUB: 7 p.m., Bluebonnet Branch Library. http://hikelouisiana.org or email katherine@thehaplesshiker.com.
  • REDSTICK BREWMASTERS: 7 p.m., George’s Southside Restaurant, Highland Road at Staring Lane. Email eswenson@lsu.edu or visit http://www.hbd.org/redstick.
  • BATON ROUGE BLUES SOCIETY: 8 p.m., Phil Brady’s, 4848 Government St.
  • LES COURDRE POINTS: 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m., NUNU Arts and Culture Collective, 1510 Courtableau Highway (La. 93), Arnaudville. Quilting circle and French conversation. (337) 754-7115.