THURSDAY

  • ROCK N ROWE: 6 p.m., Perkins Rowe, 10202 Perkins Rowe. Chase Tyler Band to perform in free concert.

BEAT THE ODDS CASINO NIGHT & SILENT AUCTION: 6:30 P.M., RURAL LIFE MUSEUM, 4560 ESSEN LANE. JOIN THE MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION FOR GREATER BATON ROUGE AS THEY HOST THE FUNDRAISER. CALL (225) 266-2697.

  • GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP: 6 p.m., Life Source Services Hospice, 11605 Southfork Ave. Free.

FRIDAY

  • ST. THOMAS MORE CATHOLIC CHURCH FESTIVAL: 5 p.m., St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 11441 Goodwood Blvd., Baton Rouge. Free to attend. Music, food, games and auction.
  • GOURMET IN THE GARDEN: 7 p.m., Rural Life Museum, 4560 Essen Lane. Outdoor fine dining among the fragrance of flowers in a beautiful botanic gardens setting. Signature dishes will be created with farm products unique to the Baton Rouge area and Louisiana. Tickets at the door will be $70 and subject to availability. Must be 21 years of age.
  • GROWING KIDS GOD’S WAY: 7:15 p.m., Grace Life Fellowship, 10210 Barringer Foreman Road. $10.

SATURDAY

  • HOPEKEEPERS OF BATON ROUGE: 11 a.m., St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 12663 Perkins Road. For more information, visit hopekeepersbr.wordpress.com or call (225) 337-1633.
  • SATURDAY BEADING SOCIAL: 11 a.m., Cajun Bead Crafts, 4733 Jones Creek Road, Suite H. Visit www.facebook.com/cajunbeadcrafts or call (225) 223-6573.

MONDAY

  • JOURNEY FITNESS: 6 p.m., Perkins Road Community Park, 7122 Perkins Road. Fee is $200.

TUESDAY

  • GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP: 6 a.m., Resthaven Funeral Home, 11817 Jefferson Highway. Free support group hosted by Life Source Services.
  • THE HOSPICE OF BATON ROUGE GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP: 10 a.m., Sunrise Assisted Living, 9351 Siegen Lane. Free. The Hospice of Baton Rouge offers six-week grief support group sessions that provide a safe place for sharing and growth through grief. Call (225) 767-4673 for reservations.
  • CAJUN BEAD CRAFTS: 6 p.m., Cajun Bead Crafts, 4733 Jones Creek Road, Suite H. Instruction is free, just buy the beads and materials you want to use. RSVP at (225) 223-6573. Visit www.facebook.com/cajunbeadcrafts.

WEDNESDAY

  • TRACH SUPPORT GROUP: 2 p.m., Times Grill, 5207 Essen Lane. A support group for parents of children with tracheotomy tube. Call (504) 723-7193.
  • ZUMBA: 5 p.m., Perkins Road Community Park, 7122 Perkins Road. $24. Call (225) 766-5209.
  • KIDS’ ORCHESTRA NEIGHBORHOOD SHOWCASE SERIES: Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText ColorThe Dunham School: 6 p.m., The Dunham School, 11111 Roy Emerson Drive. The concert will feature students from The Dunham School and Gardere Community Christian School. Visit kids orchestra.org/upcoming-events.

MAY 7

  • ROCK N ROWE: 6 p.m., Perkins Rowe, 10202 Perkins Rowe. Longneck Society to perform.
  • LOUISIANA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: Cinemark Perkins Rowe, 10000 Perkins Rowe. Tickets are $10 to $100 The third annual Louisiana International Film Festival and Mentorship Program will be held at Cinemark Perkins Rowe, May 7- 10. Visit www.lifilmfest.com.