40-YEAR CELEBRATION

  • WHAT: Scotlandville Branch Library celebrates 40 years of service to the community
  • WHEN: 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 1
  • WHERE: 7373 Scenic Highway, Baton Rouge
  • INFORMATION: (225) 354-7550
  • DETAILS: The branch, which opened on July 1, 1974, will mark the milestone with a lunchtime performance by the Ed Perkins Jazz Society. There will be old photos to browse along with cake and punch.

WEATHER SCIENCE

  • WHAT: Youngsters can learn about clouds and storms and snowflakes at Weather Science Center

WHEN: 9 A.M. TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY, JULY 1-3

  • WHERE: River Center Branch Library, 120 St. Louis St., Baton Rouge
  • INFORMATION: (225) 389-4967
  • DETAILS: For youngsters ages 3-11.

SWAMP LIFE

  • WHAT: Presentation on “Life in the Swamp,” by Shannon Guidry, education curator at the BREC Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center
  • WHEN: 2 p.m. Saturday, July 5
  • WHERE: Fairwood Branch Library, 12910 Old Hammond Highway
  • INFORMATION: (225) 924-9385
  • DETAILS: For youngsters ages 5-11. Guidry will bring touchable artifacts like snakes and turtles. Crafts will be made.
  • FOR MORE INFORMATION ON EAST BATON ROUGE LIBRARY EVENTS: Visit ebrpl.com