Sunday

Community events

YELP DOG ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Yelp House, 3205 Lanier Drive. http://www.yelpbr.com.

SUNDAY IN THE PARK: Noon to 3 p.m., Lafayette Park. This week features guitarist Mia Borders.

TROLLEY ROUGE: Noon to 4 p.m., Hotel Indigo and Hilton Baton Rouge Capital Center. Trolley tour, hop-on/off to see points of interest and significant sights of Baton Rouge. Trolley pass every 40 minutes at each stop. http://www.brcats.com.

CAT, KITTEN, DOG ADOPTIONS: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Petsmart, 10527 South Mall Drive. http://www.caaws.org.

PROJECT PURR ADOPTIONS: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mall of Louisiana and Petsmart, Millerville Road. http://www.projectpurr.org.

Monday

Government meeting

METRO COUNCIL COMMITTEES: 3 p.m., Council chambers, City Hall, 222 St. Louis St.

ST. GEORGE FIRE DISTRICT TAX FORUM: 6:30 p.m., Bluebonnet Library. Members of the district’s senior staff on hand to discuss with the public the three tax renewals on the Oct. 22 ballot. (225) 454-6573.

Community events

YELP DOG ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Yelp House, 3205 Lanier Drive. http://www.yelpbr.com.

BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB: Noon, De La Ronde Hall, located at 320 Third St. in downtown Baton Rouge. Secretary of State Tom Schedler will address the Press Club. Schedler and Louisiana House Speaker Jim Tucker face each other on the Oct. 22 primary election ballot. Both are Republicans. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m., $12 for members and $15 for non-members.

PROJECT PURR ADOPTIONS: 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Mall of Louisiana and Petsmart, Millerville Road. http://www.projectpurr.org.

Tuesday

Government meetings

CATS BOARD OF DIRECTORS: 4:30 p.m., 2250 Florida Blvd.

ST. GEORGE FIRE DISTRICT TAX FORUM: 6:30 p.m., Jones Creek Library. Members of the district’s senior staff on hand to discuss with the public the three tax renewals on the Oct. 22 ballot. (225) 454-6573.

Community events

YELP DOG ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Yelp House, 3205 Lanier Drive. http://www.yelpbr.com.

PROJECT PURR ADOPTIONS: 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Mall of Louisiana. http://www.projectpurr.org.

FREE TUTORING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., middle and high school students, Broadmoor Presbyterian Church’s Naylor Hall, 9340 Florida Blvd. One-on-one tutoring with qualified tutors in all subjects. Must come with adult 15 minutes early to register this first time. (225) 924-4271.

CAAWS CAT AND KITTEN ADOPTIONS: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., CAAWS Shelter, 6357 Quinn Drive. For more details, visit http://www.caaws.org.

MAGIC NIGHT WITH DR. MAGIC: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Las Palmas Mexican Restaurant, 11333 Coursey Blvd. Children’s magician Dr. Magic performs close-up magic routines at each table.

Wednesday

Government meeting

THE EAST BATON ROUGE COUNCIL ON AGING’S BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING: 9 a.m., 5790 Florida Blvd.

Community events

YELP DOG ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Yelp House, 3205 Lanier Drive. http://www.yelpbr.com.

LUNCHTIME LECTURE SERIES: Noon to 1 p.m., Louisiana State Museum, 660 North 4th St. (225) 342-5428.

PROJECT PURR ADOPTIONS: 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Mall of Louisiana and Petsmart, Millerville Road. http://www.projectpurr.org.

WOMEN AND WINE ON WEDNESDAYS: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Courtyard Gifts and Interiors, 4467 Arnold Lane. Business and social network for women. (225) 929-0860.

Thursday

Government meeting

THE EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL BOARD MEETING: 5 p.m., School Board Office, 1050 S. Foster Drive.

Community events

YELP DOG ADOPTIONS: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Yelp House, 3205 Lanier Drive. http://www.yelpbr.com.

PROJECT PURR ADOPTIONS: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mall of Louisiana and Petsmart, Millerville Road. http://www.projectpurr.org.

FREE TUTORING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., middle and high school students, Broadmoor Presbyterian Church’s Naylor Hall, 9340 Florida Blvd. One-on-one tutoring with qualified tutors in all subjects. (225) 924-4271.

MAGIC NIGHT WITH DR. MAGIC: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Las Palmas Mexican Restaurant, 11333 Coursey Blvd. Children’s magician Dr. Magic performs close-up magic routines at each table.

THE 13TH GATE HAUNTED HOUSE AND NECROPOLIS 13: 6:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., 832 St. Phillip St. Haunted house with new attraction Necropolis, a New Orleans style cemetery. $20, 13th Gate or Necropolis; $35, both attractions. http://www.midnightproductions.com.

Saturday

SCIENCE, ALIENS AND CELESTIAL FUN: SPOOKY SPECTRUM: 8 p.m. to midnight, BREC’s Highland Road Park Observatory, 13800 Highland Road. This annual family event explores the bizarre side of astronomy, physics and aeronautics just in time for Halloween. (225) 768-9948.