Sunday

Community events

CINCO DE MAYO EVENT: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Independence Community Park Botanic Gardens and Playground, 7500 Independence Blvd. BREC and LaCare are inviting the community to come out and celebrate Mexican culture and heritage and enjoy a day of fun activities that have been planned. The celebration will have events for the entire family to enjoy, including inflatables, piñatas, Mexican food, arts and crafts, and music. Also, LaCare will sponsor a bicycle give-a-way for four lucky young attendees. For more information, call (225) 272-9200 ext. 391 or visit brec.org.

Sunday in the Park: Noon, North Boulevard Town Square. Concert featuring Captain Green.

“All The King’s Men”: 2 p.m., Reilly Theatre, Tower Drive, LSU campus. Production inspired by the life of Gov. Huey P. Long. Tickets are $28 per adult, $19 per senior/faculty member/staff member and $15 per student. (225) 578-3527.

Sounds of CommUNITY Concert: 4 p.m., Broadmoor Baptist Church, 9755 Goodwood Blvd. Theme is “World Premiere: Waging Peace.” The free concert will feature a community mass choir, piano tribute and more. (225) 267-5600.

Monday

Community events

Baton Rouge Press Club: Noon, De La Ronde Hall, 320 Third St. David LaCerte, deputy secretary and executive counsel of the Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs, will discuss proposed state and federal legislation regarding veterans. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers. The public is invited, but only members of the Press Club and the news media are allowed to ask questions during question-and-answer portion.

Tuesday

Community event

Tutoring: 6 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian Church’s Naylor Building, 9340 Florida Blvd. Qualified tutors provide free one-on-one tutoring for middle and high school students. Students and accompanying adults should arrive 10 minutes early to register. (225) 924-4271.

WEDNESDAY

Government meeting

Metro Council: 4 p.m., Third Floor Council Chambers, City Hall, 222 Saint Louis St.

Community events

‘Muslim Journeys - Islamic Art - Mirror of the Invisible World’: 4:30 p.m., Carver Branch Library, 720 Terrace St. Documentary viewing of Muslim art, architecture and crafts from the previous 14 centuries. (225) 389-7450.

Second Line Jazz Funeral: 7 p.m., Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road. Join in the walk and dance behind the brass and funeral procession. (225) 756-1150.

Thursday

Community events

Mother’s Day Bottle Bouquets: 4:30 p.m., Central Branch Library, 11260 Joor Road. Create flowers as a gift. (225) 262-2644.

Tutoring: 6 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian Church’s Naylor Building, 9340 Florida Blvd. Qualified tutors provide free one-on-one tutoring for middle and high school students. Students and accompanying adult should arrive 10 minutes early to register. (225) 924-4271.

Rock N Rowe: 6 p.m., Town Square Park, 10202 Perkins Rowe. Live music with Carbon Copy. (225) 767-2000.

Friday

Community event

Live After Five: 5 p.m., Repentance Park, Downtown. Live music featuring Hai Karate.

Saturday

Community events

Meet Your Neighbor Day: Howell Park, 5509 Winbourne Ave. East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Councilwoman C. Denise Marcelle will host a Meet Your Neighbor Day. Event will include a barbecue competition, health fair, free food, face painting, educational seminars, prizes, giveaways, games and more.

Fly Fishing 101: 8 a.m., Orvis, 7601 Bluebonnet Blvd. Learn the difference between fly fishing and conventional fishing. For ages 12 through adult. Admission is free, but reservations are required. This class will be held at 8 a.m. on subsequent Saturdays through June 15. (225) 757-7286.