Award-winning Nigerian poet Niyi Osundare will present a reading, and wine experts from Swirl in the City will conduct wine tastings from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, March 26, at the Nix Library, 1401 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans.

EDIBLE BOOK DAY: The New Orleans Museum of Art will mark Edible Book Day with a cake baking and decoration competition beginning at 4:30 p.m. Friday at Café NOMA, One Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans. Groups and individuals will compete to bake and decorate cakes inspired by books through the integration of text, literary inspiration or form.

VOTER REGISTRATION: The League of Women Voters of New Orleans will hold a voter registration drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center, 4300 S. Broad St., New Orleans. Those wishing to vote in the May 2 election must register by April 1.

EASTER EGG HUNT: The East New Orleans Regional Library will hold an Easter egg hunt for children of all ages from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 31, at the library, 5641 Read Blvd., New Orleans. There will be storytime, crafts, games, candy, plastic eggs with prizes and lots of fun.

Charles Brown is the executive director of the New Orleans Public Library. For more information, visit new