COMMUNITY EVENTS

  • CUTS FOR CAUSE: 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Remington College School of Cosmetology, 4520 Sherwood Forest Blvd., Unit 001. Participants can receive a complimentary haircut, manicure or pedicure for nonperishable food donations during the November food drive. Appointments and walk-ins welcomed. (225) 291-4660.
  • WORLD AIDS DAY PROGRAM: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., LSU Health Baton Rouge Mid City Clinic, 1401 N. Foster Drive. The free program will include a health and wellness fair, guest speakers, screenings and more.
  • BROADMOOR ARTS & CRAFTS FESTIVAL: 3 p.m. to 9 p.m., Broadmoor High School, 10100 Goodwood Blvd . The 40th annual event will feature more than 250 artists from seven states. Admission is $3 per person and free for children ages 12 and younger. A shuttle bus service will be provided from the Broadmoor Shopping Center and from Broadmoor Middle School.
  • CHRISTMAS ON THE BOULEVARD: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Mall of Louisiana, outside on the boulevard, 6401 Bluebonnet Blvd. Start the holiday season with live entertainment from the Cajun Belles and the Chase Tyler Band, an appearance by Santa, the St. George Fire Department, the lighting of the Christmas tree and more. Participants are encouraged to bring a canned or nonperishable food item for the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank. (225) 761-7228.
  • LSU BLACK ALUMNI HONORS: 7 p.m., LSU African American Cultural Center, Raphael Semmes Road, LSU campus. The A.P. Tureaud Sr. Black Alumni Chapter will honor two LSU alumni, attorney Leo C. Hamilton and academic counselor Gwen E. Snearl,for their service and accomplishments. The ceremony will include a panel discussion about “Stand Your Grand Laws in Louisiana.” The event is free and open to the public.
  • “TWO TALES OF AMERICA”: 7:30 p.m., Shaver Theatre, Dalrymple Drive, LSU campus. The LSU Opera production starts happily, but transforms into a realization of the average American life. Tickets are $20 for the general public, $15 for faculty/staff/seniors and $12 for students with ID. (225) 578-5128.
  • “DOVE”: 7:30 p.m., Music & Dramatic Arts Building Studio Theatre, Dalyrmple Drive, LSU campus. The comedic production is about company members of a struggling theatre who are desperately seeking ways to bring audiences to watch shows. Tickets are $28 for the general public, $19 for seniors/faculty/staff and $15 for students. (225) 578-3527.