A panel discussion titled “Creating an Educated Workforce for a Better Baton Rouge” will be held by Volunteers in Public Schools from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 8 at Juban’s Restaurant at 3739 Perkins Road.

Panelists are LSU President F. King Alexander, Southern University President Ray L. Belton and Interim Chancellor of Baton Rouge Community College Dennis F. Michaelis.

Tickets are $20. Reservations can be made by Monday at vips.ebrschools.org.