The Great Cloth Diaper Change 2016, an attempt to break the world record for cloth diapering, comes to Jones Creek Regional Branch Library on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Help break the world record for cloth diapering as well as enjoying swag bags, discounts, raffles and classes on chemical-free homes and baby-wearing dance.

Learn more and preregister at

Geaux Teal for cancer

Geaux Teal’s fourth annual Ovarian Cancer Walk, to support women with ovarian cancer in the Baton Rouge area, begins at 10 a.m. Saturday at LSU Tiger Park.

Registration for the two-mile walk is $25 per person; sign up online at Those who wish to participate but cannot attend can register using the “Walk from Your Bed” option.

The walk will be followed by the fifth annual Strikeout Ovarian Cancer game at 6 p.m. at Tiger Park, in which the Tigers play South Carolina for game two of the weekend’s Southeastern Conference series. A pregame ceremony will honor survivors and those who have died from ovarian and other gynecologic cancers. LSU will sport commemorative teal jerseys, and fans are asked to wear teal.

For more information,, call Quinlan Duhon at (225) 326-0076 or email

Authors Row

Jones Creek Regional Branch Library’s annual Authors Row program is slated for 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Come meet dozens of new and established Louisiana authors. Books will be available for purchase and autograph time is available.

Chicken for all

“A Chicken in Every Pot: A Louisiana Dining Experience” will serve up a variety of chicken dishes prepared by library staff from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. All dishes will have a Louisiana flair. Reservations are required; call (225) 756-1150.

The program is part of the library’s One Book, One Community programming.

Teen movie day

“Mockingjay: Part 2,” the conclusion of the “Hunger Games” film series, will be shown to teens at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. Refreshments will be served.

Woodcarving 101

Clyde Sandifer will teach the fundamentals of woodcarving from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Jones Creek Regional Branch Library with “Woodcarving 101.” Call (225) 756-1150 to reserve your spot.

Wings for autism

Families with children and adults who have autism are invited to register for the second annual Wings for Autism, an airport “rehearsal” that simulates all the activities associated with air travel.

Participants will experience everything from checking in at the ticket counter to boarding the plane, where they will experience all the sights and sounds that come with takeoff.

Wings for Autism takes places May 14 at Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport. The event is free, but you must register in advance; visit thearc/wingsforautism to sign up.

Contact Southeast Advocate Editor Darlene Denstorff by phone, (225) 388-0215 or (225) 603-1998; or email, Deadline: 2 p.m. Friday.