books

Baton Rouge

Sunday, Feb. 24

Author Event: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., EBR Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road. Author and graphic artist Antoine Ghost Mitchell explores the creation and world of his graphic novel, "Sankofa's Eymbrace," including a tour of his exhibit on display at the library through March.

Thursday, Feb. 28

Book Club: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., EBR Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. The Science Fiction Book Club will discuss "Anomaly" by Peter Cawdron.

Saturday, March 2

Book Club: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., EBR Pride-Chaneyville Branch Library, 13600 Pride-Port Hudson Road. The Like It or Not Book Club will discuss "The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas.

Movie/Book tie in: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., EBR Bluebonnet Regional Branch Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Road. In conjunction with EBRPL’s One Book/One Community selection of "The Hound of the Baskervilles," the Sherlock Holmes mystery film of the same name from 1959 will be shown. Popcorn and soda provided.

Lafayette

March 1-2

CLOSED: LP Main Library, 301 W. Congress St. The library will close at 5 p.m. Friday and be closed all day Saturday due to Mardi Gras-related activities in the area.