THURSDAY

  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., Irene Drive, behind Pennington Biomedical Research Center. Seasonal produce and baked goods are sold.
  • COMMUNITY HEALTH SERIES COFFEE TALK: 9 a.m., The Emerge Center, 7784 Innovation Park Drive. Free Community Health Series. Topic is hearing. Call 225-343-4232.

BALLROOM DANCE: 10 A.M., INDEPENDENCE COMMUNITY PARK, 7500 INDEPENDENCE BLVD. CALL (225) 928-7860.

ZUMBA GOLD: 11 A.M., INDEPENDENCE COMMUNITY PARK, 7500 INDEPENDENCE BLVD. COST $24. CALL PAM TURNER AT (225) 928-7860

  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 11:30 a.m., Dr. Leo S. Butler Community Center, 950 E. Washington St.
  • YELP! BR ADOPTION DAY: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road. Applications accepted for adoption approval. Contact info@yelpbr.com for an application by email. Call (225) 485-9200 for more information.
  • SEED BEAD CLASS: 6 p.m., Cajun Bead Crafts, 4733 Jones Creek Road, Suite H. Visit www.facebook.com/cajunbeadcrafts. Seating is limited so RSVP by calling (225) 223-6573.
  • NATIONAL STUTTERING ASSOCIATION MEETING: 7 p.m., East Baton Rouge Parish Library, Main Branch, 7711 Goodwood Blvd., Conference Room A.

FRIDAY

  • KENILWORTH CIVIC ASSOCIATION PARADE: 6:30 p.m., Kenilworth Subdivision, , Baton Rouge. Free “Let Freedom Ring” is the theme for Baton Rouge’s 43nd annual Independence Day Parade. The parade rolls down Kenilworth Parkway at 6:30 p.m.

SATURDAY

  • RED STICK FARMER’S MARKET: 8 a.m., 501 Main St.
  • FREEDOM MILE: 8 a.m., Old State Capitol. $12 to $18.
  • USS KIDD FREEDOM FESTIVAL: 9 a.m., USS Kidd and Veterans Memorial, 305 South River Road.
  • YELP! BATON ROUGE DOG ADOPTION DAYS: Noon, Petco Acadian Village.
  • 11TH ANNUAL FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION: 7 p.m., LSU Museum of Art, 100 Lafayette St. An all-inclusive evening of fun and entertainment. To purchase tickets, visit the LSU Museum of Art Store or call (225) 389-7210 .

BATON ROUGE CONCERT BAND FOURTH OF JULY CONCERT: 7:30 P.M., LOUISIANA STATE CAPITOL BUILDING. PATRIOTIC MUSIC AND STAY TO WATCH THE FIREWORKS.

SUNDAY

YELP! BATON ROUGE DOG ADOPTION DAYS: NOON, PETCO ACADIAN VILLAGE.

CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOPS FOR KIDS: 3 P.M., KUMON MATH AND READING CENTER, 14506 S. HARRELL’S FERRY ROAD. FREE HELP FOR CHILDREN TO EXPRESS THEIR CREATIVITY. EMAIL CCAUSE5@GMAIL.COM.

MONDAY

TUESDAY

  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., Unitarian Church of Baton Rouge, 8470 Goodwood Blvd.
  • ARTS AND CRAFTS: 10 a.m., Webb Park, 1351 Country Club Drive.
  • ZUMBA GOLD: 11 a.m., Independence Community Park, 7500 Independence Blvd.
  • YELP! BR ADOPTION DAY: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road.
  • TEA DANCE: 1 p.m., Milton J. Womack Park, 6201 Florida Blvd. $5 per person. Call (225) 272-9200.
  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET-YMCA: 3 p.m., YMCA, 7717 Howell Blvd.
  • SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE SUPPORT GROUP: 6:30 p.m., Baton Rouge Crisis Intervention Center, 4837 Revere Ave. Call social worker Margo Abadie at (225) 924-1431 for an intake interview.
  • ADULT CARDIO TENNIS: 7 p.m., City-Brooks Community Park, 1515 Dalrymple Drive.

WEDNESDAY

  • LUNCH-N-LEARN: Noon, Alzheimer’s Services of the Capital Area, 3772 North Blvd. Free Lunch-N-Learn is an opportunity for caregivers and health care professionals to learn about many topics related to dementia. The session is free and includes a light lunch. Registration is required. Call (225) 334-7494.

JULY 9

  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., Irene Drive, behind Pennington Biomedical Research Center.
  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 9 a.m., Delmont Service Center Phase, 3525 Riley St.
  • BALLROOM DANCE: 10 a.m., Independence Community Park, 7500 Independence Blvd. Call (225) 928-7860.
  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 11:30 a.m., Dr. Leo S. Butler Community Center, 950 E. Washington St.