GET TESTED

  • WHAT: HIV and syphilis testing.
  • WHEN & WHERE: Dr. Leo S. Butler Community Center, 950 E. Washington St., offers HIV testing from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays and syphilis testing from 2-4 p.m. on Wednesdays; Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 4000 Gus Young Ave., offers testing from 9 a.m. to noon on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesdays and from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Fridays; Delmont Service Center, 3535 Riley St., offers testing from 2-4 p.m. every third Wednesday; and EKL Mid-City, North Foster at Gus Young Avenue, offers testing from 9-11 a.m. and 4-7 p.m. on Tuesdays.
  • DETAILS: Tests are free, anonymous and confidential.

JULY 4TH FREEDOM RUN

  • WHAT: Freedom Mile run.
  • WHEN: Friday, July 4. Flights of 1-mile races begin at 8 a.m.
  • WHERE: Downtown Baton Rouge.
  • REGISTER: imathlete.com

CHRONIC ILLNESS GROUP

  • WHAT: Meeting of HopeKeepers of Baton Rouge, a support group for anyone affected by chronic illness mental or physical
  • WHEN: 11 a.m. Saturday, July 5
  • WHERE: St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 12663 Perkins Road
  • INFORMATION: (225) 337-1633 or hopekeepersbr.wordpress.com/.
  • DETAILS: Everyone is welcome.