THURSDAY

  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch, 26941 La. 43, Hammond. (225) 567-1441. Also July 31.
  • QUILTING BASICS: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. Patrons must bring scissors, a needle, thread and thimble while the branch will provide the fabric. Registration is required. (225) 665-8118.
  • “SNOW WHITE:” 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch, 23477 La. 444, Livingston. The Tri-Parish Ballet will perform an adaptation of the fairy tale. (225) 698-3015.
  • TURTLE POWER: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. The library will throw a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles themed party. Registration is required. (225) 686-2436.
  • LIFE-SIZED PAC-MAN: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Teens can play a life-sized version of Pac-Man.
  • HENNA BODY ART: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Patrons will create designs for temporary tattoos that are made from henna, a natural dye. Registration is required.
  • SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST WORKSHOP: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Jonathon Pinckard, of Louisiana School of Bushcraft, will lead a workshop on basic wilderness skills, such as fire building. Registration is required.
  • INTRO TO 3D PRINTING: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Basic computer skills are required for this class.
  • DINNER THEATER: 7 p.m., Live Oak United Methodist Church, 34890 La. 16, Watson. The Livingston Parish Children’s Choir will present its annual dinner theater, featuring food from Chef Dawn Rush, music from Robert Reynolds and his 10-piece band and the comedy, “A Pretty Handsome Tale,” written by Dinah Toups. Tickets are $26 per person, $200 per early bird table and $500 per sponsorship table. For tickets, call (225) 247-8555 or visit lpccsing.org.

FRIDAY

  • COMMODITY PICK-UP: 7:30 a.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 2151 Tower Drive, Denham Springs. Participants who are signed up must bring a picture ID. Those who have not signed up yet must bring an ID, proof of Livingston Parish residency and proof of income. (225) 665-1623.

LEADERSHIP LIVINGSTON DEADLINE: 9 A.M. TO NOON, LIVINGSTON PARISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, 133 HUMMELL ST., DENHAM SPRINGS. THOSE WISHING TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PROGRAM CAN BRING THE APPLICATION TO THE CHAMBER’S OFFICE, MAIL TO 133 HUMMELL ST., DENHAM SPRINGS, LA 70726 OR EMAIL TO APRIL@LIVINGSTONPARISHCHAMBER.ORG. FOR MORE DETAILS, VISIT LIVINGSTONPARISHCHAMBER.ORG.

ONE-ON-ONE TECH HELP: 10 A.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY ALBANY-SPRINGFIELD BRANCH. PATRONS CAN RECEIVE HELP WITH TECHNOLOGY FROM A LIBRARY STAFF MEMBER. SESSIONS ARE 30 MINUTES. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

  • EMAIL BASICS: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. The computer class is for patrons, ages 12 and older.

SATURDAY

  • TICKFAW SATURDAYS: All day, Tickfaw State Park, 27225 Patterson Road, Springfield. The park will host activities throughout the day, including Wild Crafts for Kids at 11 a.m., Nature Naturally at 1:30 p.m. and Wildlife Theatre at 3 p.m. (225) 294-5020.
  • FARMER’S MARKET: 7 a.m., Corner of Florida and Hummell streets, Denham Springs. denhamspringsfarmersmarket.com.
  • HAZARDOUS MATERIAL COLLECTION DAY: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., northeast parking lot, Sidney Hutchinson Park, Walker. Acceptable materials are acids, aerosols, batteries, flammable liquids and solids, fluorescent bulbs, mercury, oxidizers, oil and latex paints, pesticides, herbicides, electronics, small fire extinguishers, used oils, tires, helium and lead. No commercial waste will be accepted. (225) 686-3066.
  • GIRL SCOUTS DOG WASH: 9 a.m., Faithful Companions Pet Grooming, La. 62 South at Interstate 12, Livingston. Girl scouts will wash and pamper dogs to get donations for the SPCA of Livingston. livingstonspca.com.
  • 11TH ANNUAL FREE KIDS BIKE RACE: 9 a.m., Abundant Life Church, 206 Edgewood Drive, Denham Springs. Pelican State Credit Union will hold its annual bike race where participants, 12 and younger, have a chance to win a free bike. Bike races will start at 10 a.m. The festivities also include music, food, games, fire truck tours, a motorcycle show, photo booth, face painting and door prizes for parents. Admission is free.
  • VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT: 9 a.m., Laguna Beach, 8026 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs. The junior girls’ third annual Laguna Springs Open will be held. (225) 572-7703 or lagunavolleyball.com.
  • BENEFIT FOR DEBBIE MOORE: 9:30 a.m., Friendship Community Center, corner of Walker North and Springfield roads. A jambalaya benefit will be held to raise money for Debbie Moore’s medical expenses. Moore has lung cancer. (225) 620-6258.
  • NAIL POLISH JEWELRY: 10 a.m., Arts Council of Livingston Parish, 133 Hummell St., Denham Springs. Participants can learn how to make jewelry using nail polish. The art class is open to ages 14 and older. The cost is $15. To register, call (225) 664-1168. artslivingston.org.
  • MAGIC TREE HOUSE: 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Participants can solve riddles and play games based on the book series, “Magic Tree House.”
  • DEWEY DECIBELS: 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. The library’s band, Dewey Decibels, will perform at an end-of-summer party.

SATURDAY-SUNDAY

  • STAFFORD STRONG BASEBALL TOURNAMENT: Livingston Ball Park, 20130 McLin Road, Livingston. The tournament will benefit traumatic brain injury survivor, Adam Stafford with all proceeds going toward his expenses. Register at USSSA.com. (225) 279-1963 or (225) 939-8103.

MONDAY

  • SAFETALK SUICIDE WORKSHOP: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Health Unit, 20399 Government Blvd., Livingston. SafeTalk is a suicide alertness training program that teaches participants how to recognize when someone is suicidal and get them help. For a registration form, email jaime.bruins@la.gov.
  • BABY AND TODDLER STORY TIME: 9:45 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • PRESCHOOL STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • EXCEL BASICS: 6:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. 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, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. (225) 664-3963.
  • MULTI-AGE STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • ONE-ON-ONE TECH HELP: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch. Registration is required.
  • DEWEY DECIBELS: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch; and 6 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch.

WEDNESDAY

  • RUNNING YOUR BUSINESS BY THE NUMBERS: 9 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. The workshop is for small business owners and will cover writing a business plan, finding sources of funds and more. The Louisiana Small Business Development Center will sponsor the event.

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

JULY 31

  • DEWEY DECIBELS: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch; and 6 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch.
  • SOUTH BRANCH BOOKIES: 5:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch. Members will discuss “Patty Jane’s House of Curl” by Lorna Landvik.
  • SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Registration is required.
  • CREATE A GALAXY T-SHIRT: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. Teens can design galaxy scenes for T-shirts while enjoying snacks. Registration is required.