Book events

BATON ROUGE

Tuesday

  • BOOK CLUB: 4:30 p.m., EBR Fairwood Branch Library, 12910 Old Hammond Highway. The FAB (Fairwood Awesome Bookworms) Club is setting out to solve “The Mystery in Venice” by Geronimo Stilton, playing bocce ball, singing silly Italian songs and matching pictures of food and places with Italian words. For ages 7-11. Register at (225) 924-9384.
  • BOOK CLUB: 7-9 p.m., EBR Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. The RENEW (Reading Engaging Nonfiction that Expands our Worldview) Book Club will discuss “A Good Place to Hide: How One French Community Saved Thousands of Lives in World War II” by Peter Grose.

Wednesday

  • HUEY P. LONG FAMILY GENEALOGY: 7 p.m. EBR Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Archivist Melissa Eastin will delve into the history of the Long family by tracing the family tree and examining biographies of family members. Seating is limited. Call (225) 231-3751 to register.

Thursday

  • BOOK CLUB: 11 a.m., EBR Central Branch Library, 11260 Joor Road. The Central Book Club will discuss “The Paris Architect” by Charles Belfoure.

Saturday

  • BOOK SIGNING: 2 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 7707 Bluebonnet Blvd. Local romance writer Lila Felix will be signing copies of her new book “Lightning Kissed: The Lucent Series.”

May 1

  • BOOK SIGNING: 1 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 7707 Bluebonnet Blvd. Celeste Fletcher McHale will be signing copies of her new book, “The Secret to Hummingbird Cake.”

ZACHARY

Tuesday

  • BOOK CLUB: 4:30 p.m., EBR Zachary Branch, 1900 Church St. The ZZB Book Club will read and discuss Dan Gutman’s “My Weird School Special, Bunny Double, We’re in Trouble” then work on some of the cool activities in the book and play MineCraft on the X-Box system. Ages 8-11. Call (225) 658-1840 to join.

LAFAYETTE

Tuesday

  • BOOK CLUB: 2 p.m., LP East Regional Library, 215 La Neuville Road. The East Regional Library Book Club will discuss “The Nightingale” by Kristin Hannah.

Wednesday

  • BOOK CLUB: 2 p.m., LP North Regional Library, 5101 N. University Ave. The North Regional Library Book Club will discuss “The Weird Sisters” by Eleanor Brown.