THURSDAY

  • ASSOCIATED WOMEN IN THE ARTS ARCHIVES EXHIBITING MEMBERS SHOW: 8 a.m., La. State Archives, 3851 Essen Lane. Free. Oct. 1 to Oct. 30, with reception at 6 p.m. Oct. 8.

HOLLYDAYS PREFERRED SHOPPING: 9 A.M., BATON ROUGE RIVER CENTER, 275 S. RIVER ROAD. THROUGH SATURDAY.

10/31 CONSORTIUM COLLECTING CHILDREN’S HALLOWEEN COSTUMES: 10 A.M., BIG BUDDY PROGRAM, 1415 MAIN ST. THE 10/31 CONSORTIUM IS COLLECTING NEW AND GENTLY USED CHILDREN’S HALLOWEEN COSTUMES. ALL COSTUMES COLLECTED WILL BE DONATED TO CHILDREN SERVED BY THE BIG BUDDY PROGRAM WHO WILL ENJOY PARTIES, TRICK-OR-TREATING AND MARCHING IN THE BATON ROUGE HALLOWEEN PARADE WEARING THE COSTUMES. COSTUMES MAY BE DROPPED OFF AT

PARTY PARADISE: 3546 DRUSILLA LANE (DRUSILLA SHOPPING CENTER)

PARTY TIME: 3350 BLUEBONNET BLVD. (AT AIRLINE HIGHWAY)

BIG BUDDY PROGRAM: 1415 MAIN ST.

  • PARTIES START HERE: 3150 Valley St. (at Perkins Road)

SPIRIT HALLOWEEN STORE: 6865 SIEGEN LANE

GERRY LANE CHEVROLET: 6505 FLORIDA BLVD.

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

COMPUTER TRAINING: 1 P.M., MIRROR OF GRACE OUTREACH, 921 LOBDELL AVE. FOR INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION, CALL (225) 300-4528.

GRIEFSHARE: 6 P.M., GRIEF RECOVERY CENTER, 4939 JAMESTOWN AVE. FOR MORE INFORMATION, VISIT BRSLAA.BLOGSPOT.COM.

NATIONAL STUTTERING ASSOCIATION MONTHLY CHAPTER MEETING: 7 P.M., EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH LIBRARY, MAIN BRANCH, 7711 GOODWOOD BLVD., CONFERENCE ROOM A.

RED STICK PEACEMAKERS: ROOF TOP YOGA, LSU MUSEUM OF ART, 100 LAFAYETTE ST.

FRIDAY

  • TOPS CHAPTER LA 0312: 10 a.m., South Baton Rouge Church of Christ, 8725 Jefferson Highway.

LIVE AFTER FIVE CONCERT SERIES: 5 P.M., NORTH BOULEVARD TOWN SQUARE.

GENTLE HANDS MEMORIAL SERVICE: 6:30 P.M., ST. ALOYSIUS CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2025 STUART AVE.

SATURDAY

  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., corner of 5th Street and Main Street

CORN MAZE SATURDAYS: 10 A.M.. 4560 ESSEN LANE. WIND THROUGH THE MAZE, TEST SKILLS AT THE GIANT SLING SHOTS AND TAKE A HAYRIDE.

LSU CENTER FOR ADVANCED MICROSTRUCTURES AND DEVICES OPEN HOUSE: 10 A.M., CAMD, 6980 JEFFERSON HIGHWAY. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. CAMD IS A STATE-FUNDED RESEARCH CENTER. HANDS-ON EXPERIMENTS AND FUN ACTIVITIES AVAILABLE. RESEARCHERS WILL GIVE PRESENTATIONS ON WHAT THEY DO AND HOW SYNCHROTRON LIGHT IS APPLIED IN THEIR RESEARCH.

SUNDAY

  • FREE FIRST SUNDAY — SHIPS & SPACE: 9 a.m., USS Kidd Veterans Memorial & Museum, 305 S. River Road.

ST. PAUL THE APOSTLE CATHOLIC CHURCH FAIR: 10 A.M., ST. PAUL THE APOSTLE CATHOLIC CHURCH, 3912 GUS YOUNG AVE.

YELP! BATON ROUGE DOG ADOPTION DAYS: NOON, PETCO ACADIAN VILLAGE, 3535 PERKINS ROAD.

FAMILY ART BOX: 1 P.M., LSU MUSEUM OF ART, 100 LAFAYETTE ST.

FREE FIRST SUNDAY: 1 P.M., LSU MUSEUM OF ART, 100 LAFAYETTE ST.

MONDAY

  • CASA VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION: Noon, Capital Area CASA, 848 Louisiana Ave. Find out how to become a voice for an abused or neglected child while he or she awaits a safe and permanent home during this 45-minute informational session at 848 Louisiana Ave. Call CASA at (225) 379-8598, email volunteer@casabr.org or visit www.casabr.org to learn more.

TUESDAY

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

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.

OCT. 8

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