Off the Record w/Brittany & Abby
East Baton Rouge Parish Library’s Virtual Book Discussion with Dr. Robyn Merrick!
Join us for a book discussion of our 2021 One Book One Community selection, The Yellow House by Sarah M. Broom, led by Dr. Robyn Merrick of Southern University. Robyn Merrick is Southern University’s Vice President for External Affairs. Robyn previously provided leadership for the University’s 90,000 alumni serving as Director of Alumni Affairs and Executive Director […]
East Baton Rouge Library’s DIY Oral History Workshop!
Tell your family’s story! If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to preserve the stories and memories of your friends and loved ones, this workshop will give you tools and tips you need. Our resident expert archivist, Melissa Eastin, will explore what an oral history is and how you can start planning and recording your […]
BREC’S Baton Rouge Zoo to Host Zippity Zoo Fest Celebrating the 51st Birthday of the Zoo!
BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo will host its annual Zippity Zoo Fest on Saturday, March 27th and March 28th. This is an annual spring event that celebrates the Zoo’s 51st Birthday! Admission gates will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Zoo grounds close at 6 p.m. Regular Zoo admission applies & free for […]
BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo offers Zooper safe Birthday Parties!
BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is excited begin offering Zooper Birthday Parties again starting on February 1, 2021. The Zoo has made the appropriate modifications to be in compliance with Louisiana’s Open Safely Guidelines. Meanwhile, the Zoo has made certain to keep the fun & excitement of a party at the Zoo intact while keeping guests, […]
BREC’s Focus of the Month: Community Recreation Summer Camp!
BREC Begins Summer Camp Registration EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH – BREC offers summer camp registration for East Baton Rouge Parish residents beginning Saturday, March 20 at 9 a.m. and on Tuesday, March 30 for out-of-parish residents. Parents or guardians may register in person at the facility of their choice or online at webtrac.brec.org for all […]