Alzheimer’s Services of the Capital Area will host free, confidential memory screenings for East Baton Rouge Parish residents from 9 a.m. to noon Friday at Istrouma Baptist Church, 10500 Sam Rushing Drive.
Call Katherine Schillings at (225) 334-7494 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Social Security workshop
“Filing for Social Security: Flexibility and Choices for Your Retirement Income” workshops with George Thompson, a financial adviser with Waddell & Reed, Inc., will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Bluebonnet Regional Branch Library.
Call (225) 819-2983 or email email@example.com for information.
Adult tabletop war games
Lifetime tabletop miniature war games aficionado Michael Badeaux will lead gaming from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. Players and observers are welcome.
Teen Game Day
Jones Creek Regional Branch Library will host Teen Game Day from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Teens are welcome to bring their friends to play games on the Wii-U and enjoy refreshments.
Hoot owl storycraft
A story and craft time for children ages 6 and older will begin at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Jones Creek Regional Branch Library.
After listening to a reading of “Hoot Owl: Master of Disguise” by Sean Taylor, children will make a sparkly, colorful owl; on a stick. Call (225) 756-1160 to register.
Holiday sock drive
Baton Rouge Parents Magazine’s annual “Sock it to Me!” drive is underway now through Dec. 15.
The community is encouraged to donated new socks for men, women, infants, boys or girls in the Children’s Room of any East Baton Rouge Parish Library location.
This year’s goal is to collect 15,000 pairs of new socks for the underprivileged.
Dabble in Scrabble
Word game enthusiasts will enjoy Scrabble and Quiddler from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Jones Creek regional Branch Library. Prizes will be awarded.
Rocket’s Hideout Game Night
Rocket’s Hideout Cards and Games hosts Game Night for adults at Jones Creek Regional Branch Library beginning at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. A variety of board games will be available to play.
Talking turkey bingo
Wear some turkey feathers for a fun evening of bingo from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 19 at Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. Prizes will be awarded. Call (225) 756-1150 to register.
Contact Southeast Advocate Editor Darlene Denstorff by phone, (225) 388-0215 or (225) 603-1998; or email, firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline: 2 p.m. Friday.