Baton Rouge

Tuesday, May 9

Writers Rendezvous: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., EBR Fairwood Branch Library, 12910 Old Hammond Highway. This is an informal writers group where people can meet, share ideas and get feedback on current projects.

Book Club: 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., EBR Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road. The JCR Historical Society Book Club will discuss "The Lost City of the Monkey God" by Douglas Preston.

Wednesday, May 10

Teen Book Club: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., EBR Central Branch 11260 Joor Road. Members will discuss favorite Louisiana Young Readers Choice books and make a colorful collage.

Mark Twain on the Mississippi: 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., EBR Bluebonnet Regional Branch Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Blvd. Come hear Barbara Sims tell the fascinating story of Twain's years as a pilot on the Mississippi River, as well as the influence of the river on his life and work.

Saturday, May 13

DigitalLearn Open Lab: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., EBR Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Try these bite-sized computer tutorials on everything from setting up email to buying a plane ticket.


Tuesday, May 9

Tech Assistance: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., LP East Regional Library, 215 La Neuville Road, Younsville. Drop in for one-on-one help with your mobile device or learn how to access the library's collection of eBooks, audiobooks and magazines. No registration required.