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

FRIDAY, AUG. 5

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, AUG. 6

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.

BATON ROUGE CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN SEWING GUILD: 10 a.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road. Deborah Bowman, (225) 664-7278.

GREYHOUND PETS OF AMERICA – LA. CHAPTER: 10 a.m.-noon, Petco, Range Avenue, Denham Springs. (225) 243-7550 or http://www.houndsabound.org

CANARY ISLANDERS HERITAGE SOCIETY: 11 a.m., St. Jules Activity Center, 7165 La. 1, Belle Rose. The featured speaker will be the Rev. Gerald Lefebvre.

SUNDAY, AUG. 7

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

MONDAY, AUG. 8

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

GOLDEN OAKS GROUP OF ST. GEORGE CATHOLIC CHURCH: 6 p.m., Kleinpeter Activities Center. Music provided by baritone Ken Nelson and pianist Richard Webb.

DOWNTOWN TOASTMASTERS: 6:30 p.m., Cenikor Foundation Bldg., 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 http://downtownbr.freetoasthost.info

MARINE CORPS LEAGUE: 6:30 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m. meeting, Marine Reserve Center, 8410 General Chenault. Don and Judy Hale, (225) 752-5473.

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

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 Byrd 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, AUG. 9

KOREAN WAR VETERANS ASSOCIATION CHAPTER 230: 1:30 pm., Neighbors Federal Credit Union, 12529 Perkins Road.

LAGNIAPPE DULCIMER SOCIETY: 6-9 p.m., Unitarian Church, 8470 Goodwood Blvd. Beginner and advanced classes, and jam sessions. Peggy Broussard, (225) 261-6696.

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 6:30-8:30 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.

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.

GEORGE C. MARSHALL TOASTMASTER CLUB: 7 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road. Build your presentation skills while you build your career. http://georgecmarshall.freetoasthost.org.

BATON ROUGE CONCERT BAND: 7-9:15 p.m., Orchestra Room of the LSU School of Music Bldg. 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, AUG. 10

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 http://www.brrecorders.org.

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 ladybug2000@cox.net.

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 arunayar@gmail.com.

THURSDAY, AUG. 11

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

THE NEWCOMERS CLUB: 11:30 a.m. lunch, location varies. For more information, go to http://www.batonrougenewcomers.org.

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.

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: annmac@cox.net

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

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.

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

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