THURSDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center, 601 N. Coleman Ave., Hammond. Call (985) 277-5906.

STORYTIME: 10:30 A.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH, 380 N. FIFTH ST. ALSO MAY 22.

TEEN CLUB: 4 P.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH. ALSO MAY 22.

FRIDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; senior exercise, 8:15 a.m.; basic line dancing, 9:15 a.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.
  • ALUMNI SHRIMP BOIL: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Southeastern Louisiana University Alumni Center, 500 University Ave., Hammond. Soft drinks, corn, potatoes and desserts will also be provided. Hamburgers will be free for children ages 12 and younger. Admission is $12 in advance or $15 at the door. (985) 549-2150 or www.southeastern.edu/alumni.

“CINDERELLA”: 7 P.M., COLUMBIA THEATRE, 220 E. THOMAS ST., HAMMOND. TICKETS ARE $17 FOR BALCONY SEATING AND $20 FOR ORCHESTRA. (985) 543-4371 OR TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORWWW.COLUMBIATHEATRE.ORG.

SATURDAY

  • FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, West Thomas Street, Hammond. The market will be in the Downtown Development District. Local produce and crafts will be available. Call (985) 277-5680.

HARMONIES 5 HEROES: 11 A.M. TO 11 P.M., RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL PARK, 46468 RIVER ROAD, HAMMOND. THE EVENT WILL HONOR THOSE IN THE ARMED FORCES AND IT WILL INCLUDE BANDS, SINGERS, FOOD AND MORE. ADMISSION IS $5 FOR AGES 7 AND OLDER. CHILDREN AGES 6 AND YOUNGER ARE ADMITTED FREE. PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT CHARITY. (985) 507-5442 OR TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORWWW.HARMONIES4HEROES.COM.TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLOR THE EVENT IS ALSO ON SUNDAY.

  • WII SATURDAY: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

SOUTHERN STYLE RACETRACK & MUDD BOGG: 6 P.M., 56136 LORANGER ROAD, LORANGER. GATES WILL OPEN AT 2 P.M. (985) 878-9343 OR TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORWWW.SOUTHERNSTYLERACETRACK-MUDDBOGG.COM.

MONDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; senior exercise, 10 a.m.; basic line dancing, 11 a.m.; planning meeting, 12:30 p.m. The meeting will focus on plans for the veterans luncheon. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.

KNIT & CROCHET GROUP: 10 A.M., AMITE LIBRARY BRANCH, 204 N.E. CENTRAL AVE. PARTICIPANTS WILL SHARE PATTERNS AND LEARN NEW STITCHES.

  • KNITTING 101: 5 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

TUESDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; canasta, 1:15 p.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.

STORYTIME: 10:30 A.M., INDEPENDENCE LIBRARY BRANCH, 290 S. PINE ST. PRESCHOOLERS CAN LISTEN TO STORIES, SONGS, RHYMES AND MORE.

  • SCRAPBOOKING CLUB: 2 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Participants will learn how to preserve memories in an album and are asked to bring materials.
  • PRENATAL III CLASS - RELAXATION TECHNIQUES: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class focuses on techniques, such as imagery, progressive muscle relaxation, massage, various breathing techniques and position changes, to help laboring mothers through childbirth. Call (985) 230-7777.

WEDNESDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; senior exercise, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 9:30 a.m.; AARP picnic, 11 a.m. at Rosaryville. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.

BINGO: 10 A.M., AMITE LIBRARY BRANCH.

  • REGINA COELI CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER MEETING: 6 p.m., RCCDC, 22476 La. 190, Robert. The public is invited to attend the membership meeting. Call (985) 318-8800.

MAY 22

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.
  • AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEARTSAVER AED CPR CLASS: 5 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class incorporates demonstrations of the AHA’s lifesaving techniques for choking, rescue breathing and CPR for adults, children and infants.
  • STARTING AND FINANCING YOUR BUSINESS IDEA: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Southeastern Louisiana University Business Center, 1514 Martens Drive, Hammond. The free class will cover entrepreneurship readiness, writing a business place, sources of funds, expansion, resources and more. Call (985) 549-3831.
  • LOSE WEIGHT WITH IDEAL YOU!: 5:30 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Participants will learn about a four phase weight loss program during the free seminar. (985) 230-1880.