NAVY CLUB MEETING

  • WHAT: Meeting of the Baton Rouge Navy Club-Ship 661
  • WHEN: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12
  • WHERE: Piccadilly Cafeteria, 3222 S. Sherwood Blvd., Baton Rouge
  • INFORMATION: Randy Ransom at (225) 293-0700
  • DETAILS: New shipmates are welcome to attend.

CANDLELIGHT VIGIL

  • WHAT: Vigil to remember those who died as a result of domestic violence
  • WHEN: 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14
  • WHERE: Steps of the State Capitol, Baton Rouge
  • INFORMATION: Email jnashatty@gmail.com
  • DETAILS: Local community groups, churches, elected officials and law enforcement officers are expected to gather to remember those who died before Louisiana’s new anti-domestic violence laws went into effect Aug. 1. The public is invited to attend the vigil, which is being organized by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Nu Gamma Omega Chapter in Baton Rouge.

PINK TOOL BELT BASH

  • WHAT: Ninth annual Pink Tool Belt Bash and Silent Auction to benefit Habitat for Humanity of Greater Baton Rouge
  • WHEN: 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26
  • WHERE: Juban’s Restaurant, 3739 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge
  • TICKETS: $60. Email lynn@habitatbrla.org or call (225) 927-6651 or pay online at https://quickclick.com/r/pwvyf and type Pink Tool Belt Bash tickets in the comments section.

DETAILS: ENJOY UNLIMITED PINK DRINKS, WINE, SOFT DRINKS AND HORS D’OEUVRES, WHILE BIDDING ON SOME FABULOUS ITEMS. THE SILENT AUCTION WILL INCLUDE SPA PACKAGES, JEWELRY, ORIGINAL ARTWORK, HANDBAGS, GIFT CERTIFICATES AND MORE.

FAIR FOR MAKERS

  • WHAT: High- and low-tech do-it-yourselfers of all kinds are invited to apply for a booth at the East Baton Rouge Parish Library’s first fair for “makers.”
  • WHEN: Fair will be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20.
  • WHERE: Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd., Baton Rouge
  • INFO: (225) 231-3712
  • APPLICATION: Visit the library’s Infoguide at ebrpl.libguides.com/make. There’s no cost to exhibit, but space is limited.
  • DETAILS: The fair will showcase the work of all kinds and ages of makers, from 3D printing and inventions to more traditional crafts, like crochet and painting.