THURSDAY

  • WOMEN IN SPIRIT: Noon, St. Joseph Cathedral Parish Hall. An interfaith gathering for women seeking spiritual growth and sharing new and affirming perspectives on faith in everyday life.
  • CASA VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION: 6 p.m., Capital Area CASA, 848 Louisiana Ave. Call CASA at (225) 379-8598, email volunteer@casabr.org or visit www.casabr.org to learn more.
  • BATON ROUGE COMMUNITY COLLEGE HOSTS WRITING NIGHTS LIVE: 6:30 p.m., Baton Rouge Community College, 201 Community College Drive. For more information, call (225) 216-8097 or (225) 216-8684.
  • OPEN HOUSE — CHRISTIAN LIFE ACADEMY: 6:30 p.m., Christian Life Academy, 2037 Quail Drive.
  • FOR KIDS BY KIDS: 8 p.m., LSU Museum of Art, 100 Lafayette St. A fashion show produced solely by kids.

FRIDAY

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

SATURDAY

  • RED STICK FARMER’S MARKET: 8 a.m., 501 Main St.

ISTROUMA HIGH SCHOOL CAMPUS CLEAN-UP: 8 A.M., ISTROUMA HIGH SCHOOL, 3730 WINBOURNE AVE.

USS KIDD MINI FIELD DAY: 10 A.M., USS KIDD VETERANS MEMORIAL & MUSEUM, 305 S. RIVER ROAD. A SPECIAL ONE-DAY WEEKEND WORK DAY WHERE PEOPLE FROM THE AREA CAN COME ABOARD AND ASSIST IN THE PRESERVATION OF THIS NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK. NO PRIOR MILITARY EXPERIENCE IS NEEDED. FOR INFORMATION OR TO SIGN UP, CALL (225) 342-1942, EXTENSION 11, OR EMAIL TNESSMITH@USSKIDD.COM.

  • BLACK HISTORY MONTH: 2 p.m., Magnolia Mound. The Friends of Magnolia Mound Plantation in association with BREC will present the 11th annual Black History Month event at the Magnolia Mound site. The event is free and open to the public. The Manager’s House and the Slave Cabin will be on display.

SUNDAY

  • BLACK HISTORY SERVICE: 9:30 a.m., St. Peter Baptist Church, 4051 Noah St. Honors George R. Holland as the 14th Inductee into the Church’s African-American Wall of Fame. All former students and band members are asked to attend the service.

POETRY WORKSHOP WITH XERO SKIDMORE OF FORWARD ARTS: LSU MUSEUM OF ART, 100 LAFAYETTE ST. $5. LEARN ABOUT THE WRITERS AND ART OF HAITI THROUGH WRITING AND PERFORMANCE WORKSHOPS. OPEN TO STUDENTS 14-21 YEARS OLD; PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. VISIT WWW.LSUMOA.ORG/CONTENT/POETRY-WORKSHOP-XERO-SKIDMORE-FORWARD-ARTS.

MONDAY

TUESDAY

  • URBAN FORESTRY CLASS: 5 p.m., A.C. Lewis YMCA, 350 S. Foster Drive. Free. Biggz Kidz aims to help children connect with nature and to encourage achievements in other important areas of a child’s life: education, health, and social responsibility. Visit www.biggztreecare.com/main/inside.php?page=biggz_kidz.

ECLECTIC TRUTH POETRY SLAM AND OPEN MIC: 7:30 P.M., ARTS COUNCIL OF BATON ROUGE, 437 LAUREL ST.

WEDNESDAY

  • YMCA BLOOD PRESSURE PROGRAM: 9 a.m., AC Lewis YMCA, 350 S. Foster Drive.

MARCH 3

  • SU AG CENTER HOSTS 73RD ANNUAL LIVESTOCK SHOW: 9:30 a.m., Maurice A. Edmond Livestock Arena,14600 Scenic Highway, Baton Rouge.