Government meeting

East Baton Rouge Parish School Board: 5 p.m., School Board Office, 1050 S. Foster Drive.

Community events

Blood Drive: 9 a.m. to noon and 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Remington College, 10551 Coursey Blvd. Minority blood donors are encouraged to donate because of unique antigens vital for individuals with sickle cell and other life-threatening diseases, but all can donate.

Companion Animal Alliance Adoptions: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., East Baton Rouge Shelter, 2680 Progress Road.

Cat Haven Adoptions: Noon to 6 p.m., Cat Haven Adoption Center, 11130 North Harrell’s Ferry Road.

Tutoring: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian Church’s Naylor Building, 9340 Florida Blvd. Qualified tutors will provide free one-on-one tutoring for middle and high school students. Students and accompanying adults should arrive 10 minutes early to register. (225) 924-4271.

Rock N Rowe Thursdays: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Town Square Park, 10202 Perkins Rowe. The local band Stormy will perform at the free concert. (225) 767-2000.

Riders in the Sky: 7:30 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Riders in the Sky, a Western music group with two Grammy wins, will perform. Tickets are $60. (225) 344-0334 or