BATON ROUGE

Monday

  • LOUISIANA READS BOOK CLUB: 6:30 p.m., Greenwell Springs Road Regional Branch, 11300 Greenwell Springs Road. “A.D.: New Orleans After the Deluge” by Josh Neufield.

Thursday

  • SARAH GUILLORY READING: 7 p.m., Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. The author will read from “Reclaimed.” Books will be sold and autographed.

Saturday

  • ‘ORION AND THE DARK’ STORY TIME: 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble Perkins Rowe, 7707 Bluebonnet Blvd., No. 100. “Orion and the Dark” by Emma Yarlett.

CARENCRO

Wednesday

DENHAM SPRINGS

Tuesday

  • DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER ECLECTIC BOOK CLUB: 6:30 p.m., 8101 U.S. 190. Ages 18+. (225) 665-8118.

GONZALES

Thursday

  • BILINGUAL STORY TIME: 11 a.m., Gonzales Library, 708 S. Irma Blvd.

LAFAYETTE

Sunday

  • AUTHOR’S ALLEY: 1 p.m., South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St. Meet and support local authors as they gather to sell and sign books.

Tuesday

  • FROM LAFAYETTE TO THE NORTHERN LIGHTS: 10:30 a.m., North Regional Library, 5101 North University Ave. Alaska’s fiddling poet Ken Waldman will perform Appalachain music, poetry, story telling and more. Ages 6+.

Thursday

  • NATIONAL PICNIC DAY STORY TIME: 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 5705 Johnston St. Featuring “Let’s Go, Froggy!” by Jonathan London and Frank Remkiewicz and “The Teddy Bears’ Picnic” by Jimmy Kennedy and Alexandra Day.