THURSDAY

  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch, 26941 La. 43, Hammond. (225) 567-1441.
  • HARVEY RABBIT & FRIENDS: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch, 23477 La. 444, Livingston. harveyrabbit.org or (225) 698-3015.
  • YOUNG WRITERS’ CLUB: 5 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. Members, ages 10 to 17, will practice writing for publication and performance. (225) 665-8118.
  • OPEN MIC NIGHT: 5:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. Patrons can tell a story, recite poetry or play an instrument in front of an audience. (225) 664-3963.
  • INTRO TO 3D DESIGN: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. Registration is required. (225) 686-2436.
  • WRITER’S CIRCLE: 6:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The club is open to all adult writers.

FRIDAY

  • DENHAM SPRINGS EXPRESS GIRLS SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Livingston Parks and Recreation Ballpark, 29405 S. Range Road, Livingston. The tournament will continue Saturday and Sunday. livingstonparks.com.
  • FOURTH OF JULY IN WALKER: All day, Sidney Hutchinson Memorial Park, 13740 Ballpark Road, Walker. The celebration will include fireworks, food and entertainment.

SATURDAY

  • FARMER’S MARKET: 7 a.m., Located at the corner of Florida Boulevard and Hummell Street, Denham Springs. denhamspringsfarmersmarket.com.
  • COUNTRY CONCERT: 7 p.m., Old South Jamboree, 9554 Florida Blvd., Walker. Old South Jamboree holds shows on the first and third Saturday of each month. Carlton Jones and The Red Hot Country Band will perform. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children, ages 6 to 12. (225) 936-0349 or oldsouthjamboree.webs.com.

MONDAY

  • BABY AND TODDLER STORY TIME: 9:45 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • ADULT BOOK CLUB: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Members will discuss “Folly Beach” by Dorthea Benton Frank.
  • PRESCHOOL STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • LAND OF OZ: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. Registration is required.
  • ESL CLASS: 4:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. The English class is for non-English speakers.
  • TWEEN CRAFT NIGHT: 5:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Patrons will create crayon art and sun catchers. Registration is required.

TUESDAY

  • BABY AND TODDLER STORY TIME: 9:45 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch.
  • MULTI-AGE STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • KOOL KINETICS: 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch. Participants will learn about the different forms of energy with crafts and games. Registration is required.
  • KLIEBERT’S ALLIGATORS AND MORE: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Patrons will see alligators, turtles, nutria and others from Kliebert’s Alligator Farm.
  • MINECRAFT WORKSHOP: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Participants will blow up a “TNT” pinata, make a creeper face or pickaxe and learn about real caves and mines. Registration is required.
  • GALAXY SHIRTS: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Patrons can make specially designed T-shirts. Registration is required.

WEDNESDAY

  • MAYOR’S BREAKFAST: 7:30 a.m., Forrest Grove Plantation, 8743 Stephenson Drive, Denham Springs. Mayors throughout the parish will discuss important topics with the public. Registration is $20 per person. To register, visit livingstonparishchamber.org. For information, email staff@livingstonparishchamber.org.

SMALL BUSINESS CONSULTING: 9 A.M. LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY MAIN BRANCH. THE LOUISIANA SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER AT SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY WILL SPONSOR. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

STORY TIME: 10 A.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY SOUTH AND MAIN BRANCHES.

MYSTERY MAVENS BOOK CLUB: 1 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH. MEMBERS WILL DISCUSS “PRESUMED INNOCENT” BY SCOTT TUROW.

  • MAGIC TREE HOUSE-MASTER LIBRARIAN SPECIAL MISSION: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Patrons, ages 6 to 11, will help complete a mission using clues, riddles and activities to become a “Master Librarian.” Registration is required.

JULY 10

  • SUNNY SIDE UP BOOK CLUB: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. The group reads inspirational fiction. Members will discuss “My Stroke of Insight” by Jill B. Taylor.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch.
  • ADULT BOOK CLUB: 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Members will discuss “Year of Wonders” by Geraldine Brooks.
  • THE PIT AND THE PENDULUM: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Patrons will watch the Edgar Allen Poe film and create pendulum paintings. Registration is required.
  • CRASH, BOOM, BANG--NATURAL SCIENCE: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Learn about the Earth’s geological wonders and read from “Volcano Rising.” Registration is required.
  • MINECRAFT WORKSHOP: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Registration is required.
  • GALAXY SHIRTS: 5:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch. Registration is required.
  • LAND OF OZ: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Registration is required.
  • SPINE TINGLERS BOOK CLUB: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. Members will discuss “Stay Close” by Harlan Coben.
  • VIDEO GAMING FOR ADULTS: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Registration is required.