Restaurant Week; Wellness Day for Women nears

Restaurant Week

Explore 45 of the city’s best dining establishments for a fraction of the cost this week as Restaurant Week Baton Rouge continues. Diners will enjoy special three-course menus at fixed costs ranging from $15 to $35 per person. The deals end Saturday, Jan. 24. But the delicious food and desirable prices are not the only things participants in the semi-annual citywide event can feel good abouta donation of $5,000 will be presented to the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank on behalf of the diners, sponsors and participating restaurants. Reservations are highly recommended.

Coming up: Wellness Day for Women

All ladies are invited to attend the 15th annual Irene W. Pennington Wellness Day for Women Saturday, Feb. 28, from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Pennington Biomedical Research Center. Women ages 18 and older who want to keep their health in check can take part in free health screenings, pick up information at exhibit booths, and attend educational lectures. Best of all, the event is free. Register and learn more here.