GOVERNMENT MEETINGS

  • SCHOOL MEETING:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., S.E. Mackey Center, 6534 Ford St. The Recovery School District and the Baton Rouge Achievement Zone Advisory Board will meet to discuss priorities and vision. www.rsd.la.gov.

COMMUNITY EVENTS

  • TRAIL TIME FOR TODDLERS: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., BREC’s Bluebonnet Swamp, 10503 N. Oak Hills Parkway. Children, ages 2-5, and their parents can learn about nature through trail walks and activities. The event also takes place on Thursdays with a new theme each week. Sessions are $15 and include two Wednesdays or two Thursdays. (225) 757-8905.
  • JOB PREP LAB: 2 p.m., Greenwell Springs Regional Branch Library, 11300 Greenwell Springs Road. Patrons can get help preparing their resume and building interview skills. (225) 274-4450.
  • KNITTING AND CROCHET CLASS: 5 p.m., Central Branch Library, 11260 Joor Road. Patrons at all levels of experience are welcome to the class. (225) 262-2640.
  • REWIND THIS!: 7 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. The theatre will show “Rewind This,” a documentary about how the creation of videotape affected society. Tickets are $8.50. www.manshiptheatre.org or (225) 344-0334.
  • SPICE WORKSHOP: 7 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road. Chandan Sharma will present a workshop on cooking with spices. She will discuss spices from both her native India and from Louisiana. Call (225) 756-1150 to register.
  • WORDS OVER WEDNESDAYS: 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., Culture Bar, 450 Oklahoma St. Culture Bar will present Words Over Wednesdays, a weekly poetry/spoken word, open mic event. Admission is free. (225) 636-5949.