Baton Rouge

Tuesday, May 23

Analyzing Records and Standards of Proof: 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., EBR Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Learn how to analyze and interpret information from genealogical records to help resolve conflicting evidence. Call (225) 231-3751 to register.

Wednesday, May 24

FYA Book Club: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., EBR Fairwood Branch Library, 12910 Old Hammond Highway. The young adult book club will discuss "Scythe" by Neal Shusterman.

Thursday, May 25

Central Book Club: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., EBR Central Branch Library, 11260 Joor Road. The club will discuss "The Boys in the Boat" by Daniel James Brown.

Readings in Literature and Culture: 5:45 p.m., EBR Central Branch Library, 11260 Joor Road. A talk about "The Kingfish and His Realm: The Life and Times of Huey Long" by William Ivy Hair. Registration is required. Call (225) 262-2680.

Saturday, May 27

Book Talk: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., EBR Carver Branch Library, 720 Terrace St. Lin Warmsley will discuss her book, "How to Raise Good Parents," and discuss strategies to motivate your children. Copies of her book will be available for purchase.

DigitalLearn Open Lab: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. EBR Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Try these bite-sized computer tutorials on everything from setting up email to buying a plane ticket.

Poetry Reading: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., EBR River Center Branch Library, 447 Third St. Hear the poetry of Walt Whitman, known as "The Good Grey Poet," whose birthday is at the end of May. Drinks and popcorn provided.

Lafayette

Tuesday, May 23

Book Club: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., LP East Regional Library, 215 La Neuville Road, Youngsville. The East Regional Library Book Club will discuss "Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail" by Cheryl Strayed.

Friday, May 26

School's Out For Summer! party: 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.,  LP East Regional Library, 215 La Neuville Road, Youngsville. Celebrate the end of the school year with food, activities and video games. Learn about volunteering at the library and the great summer programs. For ages 12-18.