books

Baton Rouge

Monday, Dec. 31

Early Closing: All EBR libraries will close at 6 p.m. for New Year's Eve.

Tuesday, Jan. 1

Closed: All EBR libraries closed for New Year's Day.

Saturday, Jan. 5

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 Book of Unholy Mischief" by Elle Newmark.

Lafayette

Monday, Dec. 31

Early Closing: All LP libraries will close at 5 p.m. for New Year's Eve.

Tuesday, Jan. 1

Closed: All LP libraries closed for New Year's Day.

Thursday, Jan. 3

Book Club: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., LP South Regional Library, 6101 Johnston St. The Classics Book Club will discuss "1984" by George Orwell.

Teen Book Swap: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., LP East Regional Library, 215 La Neuville Road, Youngsville. Teens can swap out old books for new ones from other teens or the library's stash of donations.