THURSDAY

  • LARK CERAMICS EXHIBIT: 8:30 a.m., LSU Union Art Gallery, 210 LSU Student Union. Free. The LSU School of Art Ceramics Program has teamed up with the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville Ceramics Program to bring the LaRK Ceramics Exhibit, which ends Friday.
  • THE WINTER’S TALE RE-BROADCAST FROM THE KENNETH BRANAGH THEATRE CO.: 10 a.m., Hartley/Vey Theatres at Manship Theatre, 100 Lafayette St.

BIBLE STUDY: 1 P.M., CHRIST IN THE CITY, 320 THIRD ST. LED BY WENDI POIRRIER, CO-PRODUCER OF “CLASSIC RESTORATION,” FILMED LOCALLY, WHICH EXPLORES THE PARABLE OF THE PRODIGAL SON. NO CHARGE; BRING YOUR OWN LUNCH. CALL THE REV. DAVID R. MELVILLE, DIRECTOR, CHRIST IN THE CITY, (225) 397-6393.

LOUISIANA CULINARY INSTITUTE OPEN HOUSE: 6 P.M., LOUISIANA CULINARY INSTITUTE, 10550 AIRLINE HIGHWAY. HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS, PARENTS, TEACHERS, COLLEGE TRANSFERS, EMPLOYEES OF INDUSTRY AND CAREER CHANGERS ARE INVITED FOR HORS D’OEUVRES AND A TOUR OF THE LOUISIANA CULINARY INSTITUTE’S CAMPUS. RSVP AT LCI.EDU/OPEN-HOUSE/. LCI.EDU/OPEN-HOUSE.

  • BATON ROUGE COMMUNITY COLLEGE HOSTS WRITING NIGHTS LIVE: 6:30 p.m., Baton Rouge Community College, 201 Community College Drive, A free writing workshop on Feb. 18, Feb. 25 and March 4 in the Louisiana Building (room 128A), on the Mid City Campus, 201 Community College Drive. For more information, call (225) 216-8097 or (225) 216-8684.

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.
  • HOT MEAL AND CLOTHING FOR THE NEEDY: 11 a.m., Sweet Home Baptist Church, 343 W. Buchanan St. Sweet Home Baptist Church Helping Hand Ministry will be giving meals and clothing to the needy from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

SUNDAY

  • BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM: 8 a.m., St. Joseph Baptist Church, 2510 Tennessee St. Judge John Michael Guidry will be the speaker.
  • AQUILA THEATRE’S ROMEO AND JULIET: 2 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St.
  • CIVIC MORALITY AND HUMAN PREGNANCY: 2:30 p.m., Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd.

TUESDAY

  • ECLECTIC TRUTH POETRY SLAM AND OPEN MIC: 7:30 p.m., Arts Council of Baton Rouge, 437 Laurel St.

WEDNESDAY

  • MEETING THE MENTAL HEALTH CHALLENGE IN OUR COMMUNITY NOW!: 6 p.m., East Baton Rouge Parish Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. A community education event co-sponsored by the Mental Health Association for Greater Baton Rouge, LSU School of Social Work, the EBR Parish Coroner and Capital Area Human Services District. There will be discussions on the mental health crisis affecting our community. For more information: (225) 929-7674.

FEB. 25

  • 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.
  • FORUM ON ADOPTION: 6 p.m., East Baton Rouge Parish Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd.