THURSDAY

  • WENDY’S JOB FAIR: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 9955 Bluebonnet Blvd. Seeking shift supervisors and restaurant managers for Baton Rouge and surrounding areas.
  • DOWNTOWN “GOOD NEIGHBOR” AWARDS: 10 a.m., De La Ronde Ball Room, 320 Third St. Complimentary continental breakfast. RSVP at revmelville@cox.net.
  • YELP! BR ADOPTION DAY: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road. Adoptable dogs available, applications accepted for adoption approval. Email info@yelpbr.com for an application. Call (225) 485-9200 for more information.
  • BROWN BAG LUNCH “PET-FRIENDLY GARDENING”: Noon, Louisiana Old State Capitol, 100 North Blvd.
  • CASA VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION: 5 p.m., Capital Area CASA, 848 Louisiana Ave. Find out how to become a voice for an abused or neglected child while he or she awaits a safe and permanent home during this 45-minute informational session. Call CASA at (225) 379-8598, email volunteer@casabr.org or visit www.casabr.org to learn more.
  • CREDIT REPAIR BY BANK ON BATON ROUGE: 5:30 p.m., Eden Park Branch Library, 5131 Greenwell Springs Road.
  • RED STICK PEACEMAKERS BUTI-YOGA: LSU Museum of Art, 100 Lafayette St. Visit the LSU Museum of Art website for more information.

FRIDAY

  • BAYOU EMBROIDERY UNIVERSITY: 9 a.m., Baton Rouge River Center, 275 S. River Road. Tips and tricks to help create a masterpiece. Sew projects in three different classrooms and have an assigned machine.
  • TOPS CHAPTER LA 0312: 10 a.m., South Baton Rouge Church of Christ, 8725 Jefferson Highway.
  • THE ROCKY ROAD TO A SUCCESSFUL STARTUP: 10 a.m., Capitol Park Welcome Center. Learn what it takes to launch a thriving business from some of the region’s most successful entrepreneurs and innovators as they share their personal inspirations, insights and experiences.
  • BATON ROUGE AREA VOLUNTEER ACTIVISTS: 11 a.m., Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel. Awards luncheon honors those who give their time and talents to organizations across the community and raises funds for the center. Call (225) 343-4232.
  • CAUSE TO REMEMBER: Noon, Alzheimer’s Services of the Capital Area, 3772 North Blvd. A tour of Charlie’s Place, an adult day center, and a one-hour informational session designed to inform and increase awareness of programs and services.
  • WEBB PARK WINE WALK: 7 p.m., Webb Park, 1578 Avondale Drive.
  • TWISTED OAK MUSIC FESTIVAL: 7 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St.
  • FAMILY DINNER IMPROV COMEDY NIGHT: 7:30 p.m., Hartley/Vey Theatres at Manship Theatre, 100 Lafayette St. $5. An R-rated show for ages 17 and older. Visit hartleyveytheatres.org.

SATURDAY

  • RED STICK FARMER’S MARKET: 8 a.m., 501 Main St.
  • BATON ROUGE CHAPTER OF THE NATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR WOMEN MONTHLY MEETING: 10 a.m., Goodwood Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd.
  • YELP! BATON ROUGE DOG ADOPTION DAYS: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road.
  • Sunday
  • YELP! BATON ROUGE DOG ADOPTION DAYS: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road.
  • GBR EWGA’S ANNUAL WACKY WIG WACKY GOLF EVENT: 1:30 p.m., Webb Memorial Golf Course. Call Tina Griffin at (504) 616-4090.

TUESDAY

  • YELP! BR ADOPTION DAY AT PETCO: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road.
  • CASA VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION: 3 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.
  • BRAC’S TECH TUESDAY: 5:30 p.m., Creative Bloc, 804 Main St.
  • ISTROUMA HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION MEETING: 6 p.m., BRCC Mid-City Campus, 3250 N. Acadian Thruway East.
  • HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB WEEKLY RUN: 6 p.m., Happy’s Irish Pub.
  • SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE SUPPORT GROUP: 6:30 p.m., Baton Rouge Crisis Intervention Center, 4837 Revere Ave. Call Dr. Margo Abadie at (225) 924-1431 for an intake interview.
  • FRENCH CULINARY SERIES: LSU Museum of Art, 100 Lafayette St. Visit LSU Museum of Art website for more information.

WEDNESDAY

  • METROMORPHOSIS PRESENTS FAILURE FEST: Noon, East Baton Rouge Parish Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Creating a space for entrepreneurs to talk openly about their failures has become a trend around the country. Failure Fest, a concept that emerged from the 2014 MetroMorphosis Social Innovation Summit, will provide an opportunity for local entrepreneurs to learn from failed projects and to increase risk-taking by reducing the stigma around failure. Visit www.eventbrite.com/e/metromorphosis-presents-failure-fest-tickets-18717519605?aff=ebapi.
  • ABC ADOPTION REUNION AND SUPPORT GROUP: 7 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 3552 Morning Glory Ave.

NOV. 19

  • BRAC’S BIG THINK PRESENTED BY LOUISIANA TECHNOLOGY PARK: 7:30 a.m., Manship Theatre, 100 Lafayette St.
  • YELP! BR ADOPTION DAY: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road.
  • BROWN BAG LUNCH “CAMELLIAS”: Noon, Louisiana Old State Capitol, 100 North Blvd.
  • MUSE, ART FOR HOMESCHOOLERS: 1 p.m., LSU Museum of Art, 100 Lafayette St.
  • THIRSTY THURSDAY AT THE CAPITOL PARK MUSEUM: 6 p.m., Capitol Park Museum, 660 N. Fourth St. Friends of the Capitol Park Museum and Pelican House celebrate Louisiana’s tailgating culture.