Please call (225) 388-0199 if changes or additions need to be made to your organization’s listing.

FRIDAY, nov. 9

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.

SATURDAY, nov. 10

LIFEWRITERS: a writing group for discussion and constructive criticism of lifewriting, 9 a.m., Dumas House Retirement Center, 1313 N. Sherwood. Roy McCoy, (225) 766-4013

GREATER BATON ROUGE MODEL RAILROADERS: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Republic of West Florida Museum, Jackson. Open to the public. Operating model railroads of all scales plus live steam. (225) 767-2620 or

GREYHOUND PETS OF AMERICA MEET & GREET: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. PetSmart, Airline Highway. (225) 313-6780.

friends of la wildlife refuges photo club: 1:30 p.m., Conservation Room, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Bayou Lacombe Centre, 61389 La. 434, Lacombe. For anyone with an interest in nature photography, wildlife and exploring the area refuges. (985) 882-2025 or email

SUNDAY, nov. 11

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

MONDAY, nov. 12

PELICAN WOODCARVERS GUILD: 9-11 a.m., Bishop Ott Facility, 7555 Bishop Ott Ave. (225) 262-6415 or (225) 769-2553.

lsu faculty and staff retirees club: 2 p.m., Lod Cook Alumni Center, LSU. All LSU retirees invited. Guest speaker will be Louisiana Radio Network president Jim Engster. (225) 766-8311.

MARINE CORPS LEAGUE: 4:30 p.m., Marine Reserve Center, 7878 GSRI Road. Hillar Moore, (225) 769-1163.

LAGNIAPPE DULCIMER SOCIETY: 6-9 p.m., Community Bible Church, 8354 Jefferson Highway. Beginner and advanced classes, and jam sessions. Jak Stallings, (225) 744-3158.

RED STICK FLY FISHERS: 7 p.m., Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Building in the Louisiana Room. (225) 664-8685.

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 or

CAPITOL CITY CIVIL AIR PATROL: 7-9 p.m., squadron building on Plank Road at the east entrance to the airport. Details, (225) 413-3207.

GSU TOASTMASTERS: 7 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.

US AIR FORCE AUXILIARY CIVIL AIR PATROL: 7-9 p.m., CAP building at 9163 Blanche Noyes Ave. at Plank Road east ramp (BR Metro Airport). (225) 413-3319.

TUESDAY, nov. 13

teen book club: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez Branch, 40300 La. 42, Prairieville. Teens in sixth grade and above will talk about the books they are reading and enjoy light refreshements. (225) 622-3339.

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.

CAJUN FRENCH MUSIC ASSOCIATION: 6:30 p.m., Boutin’s Restaurant. Association’s address: P.O. Box 64566, Baton Rouge, (225) 292-2778.

BRUSHSTROKES: 6:30-9 p.m., East Side Fire Dept., 15094 Old Hammond Highway. Acrylic painting group. Lila Gold, (225) 766-9454.

BATON ROUGE/LSU MEN’S RUGBY CLUB: rugby practice 6:30-8:30 p.m., BREC’s Highland Road Park. Open to men and high school males of all abilities. (225) 268-7924.

BATON ROUGE BARBARIANS’ WOMEN’S RUGBY: rugby practice 6:30-8:30 p.m., BREC’s Highland Road Park. Open to women of all abilities. (225) 615-5930.

BATON ROUGE CONCERT BAND: 7-9:15 p.m., Orchestra Room of the LSU School of Music Building. Adult band musicians invited to attend. Jim Kersh, (225) 751-6430.

BARBERSHOP HARMONY SOCIETY, LOUISIANA SHOWBOAT CHORUS: 7 p.m., St. James Place, 333 Lee Drive. For details call Hugh Finklea, (225) 927-0816.

WEDNESDAY, nov. 14

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., Unitarian Church, 8470 Goodwood Blvd. (225) 505-0633 or

BATON ROUGE MAGIC CLUB (SOCIETY OF AMERICAN MAGICIANS): 6:30 p.m., Inka’s Uniforms, 11626 Sherwood Forest Court. (225) 261-4158.

LOUISIANA MALACOLOGICAL (SEASHELL) SOCIETY: 7 p.m., Council on Aging, 5790 Florida Blvd. Harriet Coles, (225) 924-5772 or

BATON ROUGE ROSE SOCIETY: 7 p.m., Baton Rouge Garden Center, 7950 Independence Blvd. (225) 928-2270.

GREEN GROWERS: 7 p.m., various locations. (225) 766-1872.

BATON ROUGE BOARDGAMERS: 7-11 p.m., call for meeting location. Wide variety of board games, including war games and designer Euro games. For details, email

THURSDAY, nov. 15

PELICAN WOODCARVERS GUILD: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., BREC Facility, Sharp Road. (225) 262-6415 or (225) 769-2553.

ENCORE CLUB OF BATON ROUGE NEWCOMERS: Lunch, location varies. For more information, go to

LES COURDRE POINTS: 1:30-3:30 p.m., NUNU Arts and Culture Collective, 1510 Courtableau Highway (La. 93), Arnaudville. Quilting circle and French conversation. (337) 754-7115.

WEST SIDE CLOGGERS: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Old Town Hall in Addis (by fire station). (225) 749-2620.

4-H CANINE CONNECTION DOG CLUB: 6-7:30 p.m., BREC’s Drusilla Park. Dog education, training, tips, guest speakers, demonstrations and service projects. Open to all dog lovers grade K-12.

EMBROIDERY GUILD OF AMERICA (LOUISIANA LAGNIAPPE): 6:30-9 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. (225) 754-7760.

BATON ROUGE/LSU MEN’S RUGBY CLUB: rugby practice 6:30-8:30 p.m., BREC’s Highland Road Park. Open to men and high school males of all abilities. (225) 268-7924.

BATON ROUGE SCRABBLE CLUB: 6:30 p.m., Logan’s Roadhouse, 6571 Bluebonnet Blvd. Bring Scrabble board, chess clock is optional. Contact:

BROMELIAD SOCIETY: 7-9 p.m., Baton Rouge Garden Center, 7950 Independence Blvd. (225) 928-2270.

PEACEMAKER CHRISTIAN MOTORCYCLE ASSOCIATION CHAPTER 369: 7 p.m., LaFleur’s Seafood Restaurant, 6865 Magnolia Beach Road, Denham Springs. (225) 665-7888 or (985) 542-6257.

BATON ROUGE SCALE MODELERS: 7 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. (225) 926-0125.

INTERNATIONAL PLASTIC MODELERS SOCIETY: local chapter, 7 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. (225) 627-9831.

louisiana photographic society: 7 p.m., Baton Rouge Garden Center, 7950 Independence Blvd. Annual open house for prospective members, plus guest speaker nature and wildlife photographer Darlene Martin Eschete. All photo enthusiasts invited.

SCRABBLE RABBLE: 7 p.m., 15045 Old Hammond Highway. A sense of humor is an advantage. (225) 272-7364 or email

BLUE GOLD CENTURY CLUB: 7 p.m., Martin Luther King Catholic Student Center, 586 Harding Blvd., Southern University.