Government meeting

CAPITAL AREA EXPRESSWAY AUTHORITY MEETING: 9 a.m., Department of Transportation and Development, 1201 Capitol Access Road, in the second-floor conference room.

Community events

BAKER MORNING BOOK CLUB: 10:30 a.m., Baker Library, 3501 Groom Road. Members will discuss “The Girl with A Pear Earring” by Tracy Chevalier.

CINDERELLA: 10:30 a.m. at Zachary Branch Library and 2:30 p.m. at Pride-Port Hudson Branch Library.

BEAD IT!: 11 a.m., Greenwell Springs Library, 11300 Greenwell Springs Road. Children will design and make a bracelet or necklace. Call (225) 274-4450

SUMMER SKATING ON THE RIVER: 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m., and 6:30 p.m. Baton Rouge River Center. Ice skating ticket is $12, which includes skate rental, 90-minute skate session and refreshments.

BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB: noon, De La Ronde Hall, 320 Third St. Sean Duffy, executive vice president and maritime advocate for the Mississippi River Maritime Association, will speak. Duffy will discuss his association’s efforts to try and persuade the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to spend some $95 million to further dredge the mouth of the Mississippi River. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $12 for members and $15 for non-members.

MAYAN FOLKTALES STORY/CRAFT: 2:30 p.m., Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Children will hear folktales from the Mayan culture and make Mayan headdresses to wear. Space is limited and registration is required. Call (225) 231-3770.

INTERNET SAFETY-A PARENT’S GUIDE: 6 p.m., Greenwell Springs Library, 11300 Greenwell Springs Road. The seminar will cover online predators, internet bullying, texting and what to do when your child is doing something suspicious on the Internet. Call (225) 274-4440.