THURSDAY

  • CREATIVE AGING ACTING CLASS FOR SENIORS: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. The eight-session class is for senior citizens 55 and older with all levels of experience and physical ability, from complete beginners to seasoned amateur actors looking to improve their craft. Call (225) 665-8118.
  • OPEN MIC NIGHT: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Watson, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. Patrons of all ages can sing, recite poetry, tell a story or play instruments in front of an audience.
  • INTRO TO 3D DESIGN: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Main, 20390 Iowa St, Livingston. The class is for individuals to learn Blender, a popular 3-D design program. A basic to moderate knowledge of computers is needed before taking this course.
  • SEVENTH ANNUAL MYSTERY DINNER THEATER: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker.

FRIDAY

  • LIBRARY CLOSURE: All Livingston Parish Library branches will be closed for systemwide staff in-service training. Regular business hours will resume Saturday.

CHILDREN’S CHOIRS CONCERT: 7 P.M., LIVE OAK METHODIST CHURCH, 34890 LA. 16, WATSON. THE LIVINGSTON PARISH CHILDREN’S CHOIRS WILL HOST THE 23RD ANNUAL SPRING CONCERT. TICKETS ARE $5. A FREE NURSERY WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR INFANTS UP TO AGE FOUR. CALL (225) 664-4801.

SATURDAY

  • FARMER’S MARKET: 7 a.m. to 11:55 a.m., 215 Florida Blvd., at the corner of Florida and Hummell streets, Denham Springs. Call (225) 505-3993 or www.denhamspringsfarmersmarket.com.

SPRING FLING FESTIVAL & CRAFT SHOW: 9 A.M., FRENCH SETTLEMENT HIGH SCHOOL, 15875 LA. 16, FRENCH SETTLEMENT. THE EVENT WILL START WITH A 5K “RUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE” TO HELP RAISE FUNDS FOR THE SCHOOL AND CONTINUE WITH A SILENT AUCTION, CRAFT VENDORS, FACE PAINTING, ANTIQUE CAR SHOW, BIKE SHOW, FOOD AND MORE. (225) 698-3561.

ACT PRACTICE EXAM: 11 A.M. TO 3 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY, WATSON. PARTICIPANTS WILL TAKE A FREE ACT PRACTICE TEST PROVIDED BY THE PRINCETON REVIEW. WWW.PRINCETONREVIEW.COM.

MONDAY

  • STORYTIME: 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts. Call (225) 665-8118.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts. Call (225) 665-8118.
  • COMPUTER BASICS: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker. Students will be taught to use Microsoft Powerpoint to create and edit slides and play finished presentations. Call (225) 665-8118.
  • ESL CLASS: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Main. The class is for patrons whose first language is not English.
  • REVENGE OF THE FIFTH: 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker. The event is a celebration of Star Wars. There will be a Death Star toss and Empire Bowling. Participants can also make an origami Darth Vader. All costumes are welcome.

TUESDAY

  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts. Call (225) 665-8118.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Watson. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts. Call (225) 664-3963.
  • INTERMEDIATE INTERNET: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker. Students will be taught advanced Internet practices. Internet Basics is a prerequisite. Call (225) 665-8118.
  • CHAMBER EXPO: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., Suma Center, 28975 S. Satsuma Road, Livingston. Admission is free. Call (225) 665-8155 or www.livingstonparishchamber.org.
  • MEDITATION CLASS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, South, 23477 La. 444, Livingston. Participants will be guided by local yoga and meditation instructor Elan Adams.
  • TEEN ANIME CLUB: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Main. The club is for youths in grades seven through 12 to discuss anime, manga and Japanese culture.

WEDNESDAY

  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, South. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts. Call (225) 698-3015.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Main, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts. Call (225) 686-2436.
  • REPUBLICAN WOMEN MEETING: 11:30 a.m., Big Mike’s, 123 Aspen Square, Denham Springs. Dr. Laura Cassidy and Brian McNabb will discuss issues in the upcoming Senate race. There is a charge for lunch. Reservations are recommended. Call (225) 931-9206.

MAY 8

  • RUNNING YOUR BUSINESS BY THE NUMBERS: 9 a.m. to noon, Livingston Parish Library, Main. The workshop is for individuals interested in determining the feasibility of their business idea, planning to start or have recently started a small business, seeking a small business loan or wanting to learn more about business planning.
  • SENIOR CRIME EXPO: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Abundant Life Church, 206 Edgewood Drive, Denham Springs. The Livingston Parish SALT Council men will sponsor the 18th annual Senior Crime Expo. Representatives from agencies and businesses that provide services to seniors will participate with information for attendees. Call (225) 686-3811.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Springfield-Albany. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts.
  • CREATIVE AGING ACTING CLASS FOR SENIORS: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. The eight-session class is for senior citizens 55 and older with all levels of experience and physical ability, from complete beginners ready to try acting for the first time to seasoned amateur actors looking to improve their craft. Call (225) 665-8118.
  • PARISH COUNCIL MEETING: 6 p.m., Council Chambers, Governmental Building, 20355 Government Blvd., Livingston. Call (225) 686-3027.
  • VIDEO GAMING FOR ADULTS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Main. Refreshments will be provided.
  • MOVING INTO MIDDLE SCHOOL: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., The Literacy and Technology Center, 9621 Florida Blvd., Walker. The event is a workshop for parents and students of Livingston Parish who are going from elementary to middle school. Presenters Steven Parrill and Scarlet Monteleone will discuss academic challenges, staying organized, using social media, peer pressure and more. Seating is limited. Email Jennifer.rabalais@lpsb.org. Include your name, child’s name and current school.
  • TEEN MOVIE AND CRAFT: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker. Participants will be taught to create their own tangle-free headphones. Headphones and refreshments will be provided and a PG movie will be shown.