THURSDAY

  • CERAMICS: 9 a.m., Sharp Road Park, 501 Sharp Road. Call (225) 273-3924.
  • PELICAN WOOD CARVERS: 9 a.m., Sharp Road Park. Call (225) 273-3924.
  • KALEIDOSCOPE OF QUILTS: 9 a.m., Jones Creek Public Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road. 2015 Kaleidoscope of Quilts at the Jones Creek Library exhibiting a number of quilts and textile art examples every day in August during regular library hours.
  • GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP: 6 p.m., Life Source Services Hospice, 11605 Southfork Ave. Free. Call (225) 291-9421.

FRIDAY

  • TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, TOPS CHAPTER LA 0312: 10 a.m., South Baton Rouge Church of Christ, 8725 Jefferson Highway. Free. TOPS Club, Inc. is a nonprofit, weight-loss support and wellness education organization. Call (225) 205-2856.

SATURDAY

  • SATURDAY BEADING SOCIAL: 11 a.m., Cajun Bead Crafts, 4733 Jones Creek Road, Suite H, Baton Rouge. No formal instruction. Seating is limited and is first-come, first served basis. Visit www.facebook.com/ cajunbeadcrafts.
  • Sunday
  • CHURCH ANNIVERSARY: 8 a.m., Greater Sixty Aid Baptist Church, 655 Gardere Lane. Celebrating 139th anniversary.

TUESDAY

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP: 6 P.M., RESTHAVEN FUNERAL HOME, 11817 JEFFERSON HIGHWAY. HOSTED BY LIFE SOURCE SERVICES. FREE.

  • BASIC BEADING CLASS: 6 p.m., Cajun Bead Crafts, 4733 Jones Creek Road, Suite H. Instruction is free, just buy the beads and materials you want to use. RSVP by calling (225) 223-6573.

WEDNESDAY

  • LOUISIANA ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY: 7 p.m., Bluebonnet Regional Branch Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Blvd. Free.
  • Aug. 27
  • STAR TREK MEETUP ­— USS CORSAIR: 7 p.m., Jones Creek Public Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road.