THURSDAY

  • GYM WALKING: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department, 601 W. Coleman Ave.
  • VETERANS BREAKFAST: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department. (985) 277-5906 or irwin_lm@hammond.org.
  • BABY AND ME: 9:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch, 314 E. Thomas St., Hammond.
  • LINE DANCING: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Hammond Recreation Department.

STORY TIME: 10:30 A.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH, 380 N. FIFTH ST., PONCHATOULA.

YARN LOVERS: 2 P.M., LORANGER LIBRARY BRANCH, 19451 LA. 40, LORANGER.

TEEN CLUB: 4 P.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH, 380 N. FIFTH ST., PONCHATOULA.

  • LOSE WEIGHT WITH IDEAL YOU!: 5:30 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, North Oaks Diagnostic Center. An informational seminar to learn more about the four-phase, medically supervised weight loss program. Registration required. (985) 230-1880 or northoaks.org.
  • CHAMBER AFTER HOURS: 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ponchatoula Country Market, 10 E. Pine St., Ponchatoula. An evening of networking, conversation and business. (985) 386-2536.
  • BREAST FEEDING CLASS: 6 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Topics include positioning the baby properly, nutrition, pumping and storing breast milk and the benefits of breast feeding. Registration is required. (985) 230-7777 or northoaks.org.

FRIDAY

  • COFFEE FRIDAY: 8 a.m., Amite Chamber of Commerce, 101 S.E. Central Ave. (985) 748-5537 or amitechamber.org.
  • GYM WALKING: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • SENIOR EXERCISE: 9 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • VERY BASIC LINE DANCING: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • CRAFT SOCIAL – PAPER JEWELRY PART I: 10:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department. (985) 277-5906.
  • FINALLY FRIDAY OPEN 4-D BARREL RACE: Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 N.W. Central Ave., Amite. fparena.com.

SATURDAY

  • COMMUNITY MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, Catha Park, Amite. amitecitycommunitymarket.blogspot.com.
  • HAMMOND FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, West Thomas Street, Hammond. dddhammond.com.
  • WII SATURDAY: 10 a.m., Independence Library Branch, 290 S. Pine St., Independence and 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library.
  • NBHA LA06 BARREL RACE: Florida Parishes Arena. fparena.com.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

  • SWAP MEET: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Clausen Racing Products, 55351 La. 51, Independence. (985) 878-6982 or clausenracing.net.

SUNDAY

  • CAMELLIA GARDEN STROLL: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., LSU Ag Center Hammond Research Station, 21549 Old Covington Highway, Hammond. lsuagcenter.com/tangipahoa.

MONDAY

  • GYM WALKING: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • SENIOR EXERCISE: 9 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • KNIT & CROCHET CLUB: 9 a.m., Amite Library Branch, 204 N.E. Central Ave., Amite.
  • VERY BASIC LINE DANCING: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • STROKE SUPPORT GROUP OF HAMMOND: 12:30 p.m., North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital, conference room, 1900 S. Morrison Blvd., Hammond. (985) 549-2346 or atmeghan.savage@selu.edu.
  • KNITTING 101: 5 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • BOOK TALK: 6 p.m., Hammond Library Branch. “The Graveyard Book.”

TUESDAY

  • GYM WALKING: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • BASIC COMPUTER CLASS: 9 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department. Register required. (985) 277-5906.
  • BABY & ME: 10 a.m., Amite Library Branch.
  • LINE DANCING: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Hammond Recreation Department. For beginner, intermediate and advanced level dancers.
  • CANASTA (HAND/FOOT): 12:30 p.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • STORY AND DISCOVERY TIME: 3:30 p.m., Independence Library Branch.

WEDNESDAY

  • GYM WALKING: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • FRENCH: 10 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • SENIOR EXERCISE: 9 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • VERY BASIC LINE DANCING: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • BABY & ME: 10:15 a.m., Independence Library Branch.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Loranger Library Branch.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Independence and Loranger Library branches and 4:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • PERIPHERAL ARTERY DISEASE TALK: 6 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center. For individuals with diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure and/or leg pain or discomfort when walking to learn about and discuss the risks of developing peripheral artery disease. Cardiologist Jorge Castellanos, of North Oaks Physician Group, will present. Reservations are required. (985) 230-6647 or northoaks.org.

THURSDAY

  • GYM WALKING: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • BABY AND ME: 9:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch.
  • LINE DANCING: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Hammond Recreation Department. For beginner, intermediate and advanced level dancers.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • TEEN CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Loranger Library Branch and 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.