THURSDAY

  • HAMMOND RECREATION DEPARTMENT CLASSES: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Center, 19325 Hipark Blvd., Hammond. Gym walking and veterans breakfast; 10 a.m., line dancing for intermediate and advanced dancers.

TEEN CLUB: 4 P.M., TANGIPAHOA PARISH LIBRARY PONCHATOULA BRANCH, 380 N. FIFTH ST., PONCHATOULA. ALSO SEPT. 25.

  • AFTER HOURS: 5 p.m., Hammond Square, Stirling Properties, Interstate 12 and SW Railroad Avenue, Hammond. Admission is free. hammondchamber.org.

WEIGHT LOSS PROGRAM: 5:30 P.M., E. BRENT DUFRECHE CONFERENCE CENTER, NORTH OAKS DIAGNOSTIC CENTER, 15770 MEDICAL CENTER DRIVE, HAMMOND. PARTICIPANTS CAN LEARN ABOUT A FOUR-PHASE, MEDICALLY SUPERVISED WEIGHT LOSS PROGRAM AT A FREE SEMINAR. TO REGISTER, CALL (985) 230-1880.

WHAT’S COOKIN’: 6:30 P.M., TANGIPAHOA PARISH LIBRARY HAMMOND BRANCH, 314 E. THOMAS ST., HAMMOND. ATTENDEES CAN SWAP COMFORT-FOOD RECIPES.

FRIDAY

  • COFFEE FRIDAY: 8 a.m., Amite Chamber of Commerce, 101 SE Central Ave. The chamber will host a networking event featuring coffee provided by Bill Hood Automotive. (985) 748-5537 or amitechamber.org.
  • POW/MIA CEREMONY: 1:30 p.m., Cate Square Park, 113 N. Cypress St., Hammond. (985) 386-0013.

SATURDAY

  • FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, West Thomas Street, downtown Hammond. dddhammond.com.
  • COMMUNITY MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, Catha Park, downtown Amite. Patrons can shop for homemade and homegrown products. amitechamber.org.
  • HAMMOND ARTS & CRAFTS MARKET: 9 a.m., downtown Hammond. The market is held on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month. (985) 277-5680 or dddhammond.com.
  • NATIONAL HONEY MONTH CELEBRATION: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Country Market, 10 E. Pine St., Ponchatoula. (985) 386-9580 or www.ponchatoulacountrymarket.org.
  • TOUR DE TANGIPAHOA: 6 a.m. to 2 p.m., Southeastern Louisiana University campus, Hammond. (985) 507-7312 or www.hammondkiwanis.org.
  • WII SATURDAY: 1 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Ponchatoula Branch.
  • SOUTHERN STYLE RACETRACK & MUDD BOGG: 6 p.m., 56136 Loranger Road, Loranger. Gates open at 2 p.m.; race starts at 6 p.m. (985) 878-9343 or www.southernstyleracetrack-muddbogg.com.

MONDAY

  • KNIT & CROCHET CLUB: 10 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Amite Branch, 204 NE Central Ave., Amite City.
  • KNITTING 101: 5 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Ponchatoula Branch.

TUESDAY

  • AMITE BABY AND ME: 9:30 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Amite Branch.
  • STORY DISCOVERY TIME: 3:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Independence Branch, 290 S. Pine St., Independence. The story includes hands-on activities. (985) 878-2970.
  • SUNDRY CLUB: 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Ponchatoula Branch.
  • FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT: 5:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Amite Branch. G- and PG-rated family films on SMART screens and refreshments.

WEDNESDAY

  • BABY & ME: 10:15 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Independence Branch.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Loranger Branch, 19451 La. 40, Loranger.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Independence and Loranger branches.

SEPT. 25

  • AED CPR CLASS: 5 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, North Oaks Diagnostic Center, 42161 Veterans Blvd., Suite 101, Hammond. The class incorporates demonstrations of the American Heart Association’s lifesaving techniques for choking, rescue breathing and CPR for adults, children and infants. (985) 230-7805.
  • BOOK TALK: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Hammond Branch.