DETAILS: Guest speaker will be Maurice Roan, director of the Louisiana National Cemetery Complex.
WHAT: Grandparents Raising Grandchildren support group meeting
WHEN: 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 26
WHERE: Family Roads, 323 E. Airport Drive, Baton Rouge
NEW ORLEANS STYLE
WHAT: Reception, lecture and book signing by Andi Eaton, author of “New Orleans Style”
WHEN: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 26
WHERE: Old State Capitol, 100 North Blvd., Baton Rouge
ADMISSION: Free and open to the public
DETAILS: Eaton, a writer and designer of New Orleans women’s fashion line Hazel & Florange and founder of the Southern Coalition of Fashion and Design and NOLA Fashion Week, will talk about how the Crescent City’s style has been influenced by everything from French sophistication to Spanish exuberance and Creole roots.
DOLL SHOW & SALE
WHAT: Bayou Bebes of Baton Rouge Doll Show & Sale
WHEN: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28
WHERE: BREC’s Milton J. Womack Park, 6201 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge