THURSDAY

  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., Irene Drive, behind Pennington Biomedical Research Center.

YELP! BR ADOPTION DAY: NOON, PETCO ACADIAN VILLAGE, 3535 PERKINS ROAD. APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR ADOPTION APPROVAL. EMAIL INFO@YELPBR.COM FOR AN APPLICATION. CALL (225) 485-9200 FOR MORE INFORMATION.

DOWNTOWN BARTRAM TRAIL MARKER DEDICATION: 5:30 P.M., SOUTH BOULEVARD TRAILHEAD, JUNCTION OF THE RIVERFRONT PROMENADE AND THE LEVEE BIKE PATH. DOWNTOWN BARTRAM TRAIL MARKER DEDICATION CEREMONY AND REMARKS BY CHARLES ‘CHIP’ GROAT, OF WATER INSTITUTE OF THE GULF. ALSO, PRESENTATION OF LEVEE LOOP BICYCLE AND PEDESTRIAN M AP AND INFORMATION GUIDE, FOLLOWED BY A WALK ALONG THE RIVERFRONT PROMENADE LED BY AUTHOR AND HORTICULTURIST RANDY HARELSON.

FRIDAY

  • TOPS CHAPTER LA 0312: 10 a.m., South Baton Rouge Church of Christ, 8725 Jefferson Highway.
  • CAUSE TO REMEMBER: Noon, Alzheimer’s Services of the Capital Area, 3772 North Blvd., Baton Rouge. A tour of Charlie’s Place, our award-winning adult day center, and a one-hour informational session designed to inform and increase awareness of programs and services.
  • LIVE AFTER FIVE: 5 p.m. North Boulevard Town Square.
  • CANDLELIGHT VIGIL FOLLOWED BY FREEDOM WALK: 6:30 p.m., USS Kidd, 305 South River Road.

SATURDAY

  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., 501 Main Street.
  • BATON ROUGE CHAPTER OF THE NATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR WOMEN MEETING: 10 a.m., Goodwood Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd.
  • YELP! BATON ROUGE DOG ADOPTION DAY: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road. Also on Sunday.

SUNDAY

  • LIBRARY BARTRAM TRAIL MARKER DEDICATION AND BARTRAM LECTURE: 3:30 p.m., East Baton Rouge Parish Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd.

TUESDAY

  • YELP! BR ADOPTION DAY: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road.

ISTROUMA HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION MEETING: 6 P.M., BRCC MID-CITY CAMPUS, 3250 N. ACADIAN THRUWAY E. THE ISTROUMA HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION HOLDS MEETINGS ON THE THIRD TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH.

  • SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE SUPPORT GROUP: 6:30 p.m., Baton Rouge Crisis Intervention Center, 4837 Revere Ave. Call Dr. Margo Abadie at (225) 924-1431 for an intake interview.
  • ECLECTIC TRUTH POETRY SLAM & OPEN MIC: 7:30 p.m., Arts Council of Baton Rouge, 437 Laurel St. Baton Rouge. $7.

WEDNESDAY

  • HEALING HANDS FOR ARTHRITIS: 8 a.m., Massage Envy Spa Citiplace, 2561 Citiplace Court, Suite 600. Massage Envy Spa Citiplace will host the fifth annual Healing Hands for Arthritis event, raising money to champion the Arthritis Foundation’s efforts.
  • LOUISIANA WILD: 6 p.m., Manship Theatre, 100 Lafayette St. The Nature Conservancy of Louisiana celebrates the latest book by C.C. Lockwood.
  • ABC ADOPTION REUNION AND SUPPORT GROUP: 7 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 3552 Morning Glory Ave.

SEPT. 17

  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., Irene Drive, behind Pennington Biomedical Research Center.
  • YELP! BR ADOPTION DAY AT PETCO: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road.