THURSDAY

  • BOOK BABIES: 10 a.m., Watson Library Branch, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs.

STORY TIME: 10 A.M., ALBANY-SPRINGFIELD LIBRARY BRANCH, 26941 LA. 43, HAMMOND.

YOUNG WRITERS CLUB: 5 P.M., DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER LIBRARY BRANCH, 8101 LA. 190, DENHAM SPRINGS. THE GOAL OF THE CLUB IS TO WRITE FOR BOTH PUBLICATION AND PERFORMANCE. (225) 665-8118.

GRAND GALLOPING GALA: 5:30 P.M., SOUTH LIBRARY BRANCH, 23477 LA. 444, LIVINGSTON. MY LITTLE PONY-THEMED ACTIVITIES.

  • WRITER’S CIRCLE: 6:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Library Branch. (225) 665-8118.

FRIDAY

  • COMPUTER BASICS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Main Library Branch. The class is for individuals with little to no experience with computers.

SATURDAY

  • HOOPS FOR HUNGER: Hebron Baptist Church, 24063 La. 16, Denham Springs. A benefit food drive for Mighty Moms. Volunteers are needed. mightymomsgo.org.
  • FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m. to noon, corner of Florida Avenue and Hummell Street, Denham Springs.
  • BENEFIT FOR EDWARD PERKINS: 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Friendship Community Benefit Center corner of Walker North Road (La. 447) and Springfield Road (La. 1019). A benefit for medical expenses for Edward Perkins who has cancer, blood clots and must have his arm and part of his stomach removed. (225) 665-2938.
  • CHILDREN’S DRAWING AND PAINTING: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Arts Council of Livingston Parish, 133 Hummell St., Denham Springs. The cost is $45 or $40 for ACLP members. Supplies will be Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Colorprovided. Registration Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Coloris required. (225) 664-1168.
  • ODYSSEY FUND RAISER: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Odyssey Academy, 31342 La. 16, Denham Springs. A jambalaya benefit will be held to raise funds for local dancers to march in Walt Disney World. Dinners with jambalaya, a side and dessert are $6.
  • PICKING AND SINGING: 2 p.m., Plainview Baptist Church, corner of Joe May Road and Walker South Road. The event is free.
  • SCIENCE SATURDAY: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Watson Library Branch. For children ages 5-11.
  • YOUTH RALLY IN SPRINGFIELD: 6 p.m., The Church of Jesus Christ, 25136 Center St., Springfield. (985) 415-2428.

SUNDAY

  • ACOUSTIC JOURNEY THROUGH THE ’60S AND ’70S: 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Library Branch. A performance by Chris Shipp.

MONDAY

  • STORY TIME: 9:45 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Library Branch.
  • GEEK GUILD: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Watson Library Branch.
  • COMPUTER BASICS: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Library Branch. The class is for individuals with little to no experience with computers.

TUESDAY

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  • BEGINNERS OIL PAINTING: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Arts Council of Livingston Parish. An exercise in one- and two-point perspectives. Participants will have more than 20 pictures to choose from to paint. Bring supplies or purchase a set for $30. Registration required. $60 or $55 for ACLP members. (225) 664-1168.
  • WORD BASICS: 2 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Library Branch.
  • BOOK-TO-MOVIE NIGHT: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., South Library Branch.

WEDNESDAY

  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Watson, Main, South Library branches.
  • INTERNET BASICS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Albany-Springfield Library Branch. Participants will learn the basics of surfing the web and how to use a search engine to its maximum potential.

STATE OF THE PARISH & MAYOR’S ADDRESS: 11:30 A.M. TO 1 P.M., CARTER PLANTATION, 23475 CARTER TRACE, SPRINGFIELD. PARISH PRESIDENT LAYTON RICKS GIVES A STATE OF THE PARISH ADDRESS. LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED.

MARCH 12

  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Albany-Springfield Library Branch, 26941 La. 43, Hammond.
  • MAKEY MAKEY NIGHT: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Library Branch. Games using everyday items such as bananas, pencils, play dough or candy to create a computer keyboard effect. Registration is required.
  • VIDEO GAMING FOR ADULTS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Main Library Branch. Refreshments will be provided. Registration is required.