THURSDAY

  • BOOK BABIES: 10 a.m., Watson Branch Library, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs.

CALLIOPE PUPPETS: 10 A.M., SOUTH BRANCH LIBRARY, 23477 LA. 444, LIVINGSTON.

STORY TIME: 10 A.M., ALBANY-SPRINGFIELD BRANCH LIBRARY, 26941 LA. 43, HAMMOND.

SUPERHERO SPECIAL FORCES: 2 P.M., MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY, 20390 IOWA ST., LIVINGSTON.

  • VINTAGE COMIC GEAR: 2 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.

YOUNG WRITERS CLUB: 5 P.M., DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH LIBRARY, 8101 U.S. 190, DENHAM SPRINGS.

  • 3-D DESIGN BOOT CAMP: 6 p.m., Main Branch Library.
  • WRITER’S CIRCLE: 6:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.

LIVINGSTON PARISH SOCCER ASSOCIATION COMPETITIVE TRYOUTS: 6 P.M. TO 8 P.M., LPSA SOCCER COMPLEX/SIDNEY HUTCHINSON PARK, LA. 1029 (CORBIN AVENUE) WALKER. U14-U18 BOYS AND GIRLS COMPETITIVE LEAGUE TRYOUTS. RACHELNESTER@HOTMAIL.COM OR LPSA.ORG.

FRIDAY

  • BATON ROUGE YOUTH BALLET: 10 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Baton Rouge Youth Ballet presents comedic ballet “High Jinx in Paris.” Set in a Parisian park, an organ grinder and his monkey cause a wealthy socialite’s bracelet to go missing and a handsome painter becomes separated from his young love. (225) 665-8118.
  • COMPUTER BASICS: 10 a.m., Main Branch Library. For residents with little to no experience with computers. Turning on the computer, using the keyboard and mouse and basic computer terms are covered.

SATURDAY

  • DOGS FOR DOGS: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Denham Springs Petco. The American Culinary Federation is selling hot dogs and refreshments to raise money for Petaide, which provides lost cost spay and neutering program in the area.
  • FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m. to noon, Florida Avenue and Hummell Street, Denham Springs.
  • PAPER BEAD MAKING: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Arts Council of Livingston Parish,
  • 133 Hummell St., Denham Springs. Students, ages 14 and older, will be taught the basics paper bead making. $10 or $5 for ACLP members. Supplies are included. Registration required. Limited to 10 students. Call (225) 664-1168.
  • SOCK HOP: 2 p.m., Harvest Manor, 9171 Cockerham Road, Denham Springs. Presented by The YaYas, a senior line dancing group from Denham Springs.
  • PICKING AND SINGING: 2 p.m., Plainview Baptist Church, Walker South at Joe May Road, Denham Springs. Musicians, singers, and listeners invited.
  • COMIC CON - SUMMER KICKOFF: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Main Branch Library. There will be crafts, games, costumed characters and local comic book artists. Participants can design their own superhero with costume and powers to enter the costume contest, or dress as their favorite character.

MONDAY

  • STORYTIME: 9:45 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • MURDER MYSTERY ACTING CLASS: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Main Branch Library.

REPURPOSED COMIC BOOKS: 6 P.M., WATSON BRANCH LIBRARY. FOR ADULTS TO LEARN HOW TO UPCYCLE OLD COMICS INTO JEWELRY OR ART. REPURPOSE UNWANTED COMICS INTO YOUR CHOICE OF COASTERS, BRACELETS, BAGS OR BUTTONS. COMICS ON HAND FOR USE OR BRING YOUR OWN. MYLPL.INFO.

WORD BASICS: 6:30 P.M. TO 8:30 P.M., DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH LIBRARY. STUDENTS WILL BE TAUGHT THE BASIC FEATURES OF THE COMMONLY USED WORD PROCESSING PROGRAM MICROSOFT WORD AND HOW TO TYPE AND FORMAT DOCUMENTS.

MONDAY-JUNE 19

  • CLUB OUTREACH SUMMER CAMP: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Club OutReach, 30277 Sunset St., Walker. Annual summer camp for children, ages 5 to 17. Registration fee is $25, plus $20 for trip to Jellystone Park. Breakfast and lunch provided for camp and field trip. Club OutReach is also providing a free feeding program for youth during camp and through the month of July. (225) 665-4341 or (225) 664-1907.

TUESDAY

  • STORYTIME: 9:45 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • DAVID LEBOEUF’S MAGIC SHOW: 10 a.m., Main Branch Library; 4 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library. For children, ages 8 and older to learn magic tricks. mylpl.info.
  • GIRL POWER!: 2 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker and South Library branches. Girls, ages 6 to 11, will be taught to defend against the “bad guys” at the self-defense course. mylpl.info.
  • ELEMENTAL SUPERHERO: 5:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Children, ages 12 to 18 will choose a periodic element and create a superhero at the library. mylpl.info.
  • HEROES ANONYMOUS: 6 p.m., Main Branch Library. For children, ages 12 to 18 to create their own superhero mask, insignia, headband and cuffs. mylpl.info.

TUESDAY-THURSDAY

  • CAMP HOPE 2015: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 8369 Florida Blvd., Suite 5, Denham Springs. A three-day, day camp for girls, ages 13 to 17 to learn about matters that affect teenagers. Lunch is provided. (225) 665-4673 or adoorofhopela.com.

WEDNESDAY

  • WHEN DISASTER STRIKES: 9 a.m. to noon, The Livingston Literacy and Technology Center, 9261 Florida Blvd., Walker. The Louisiana SBDC along with Livingston Economic Development Council will host the event designed to help local business prepare for events that may interrupt their business. Topics include: local response updates, gauging business readiness, creating a business continuity plan, selecting the right insurance, data security and crisis communications. Free, but pre-registration is preferred. (225) 664-6638, lsbdc.slu@lsbdc.org or lsbdc.org.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Watson, Main and South library branches.
  • DAVID LEBOEUF’S MAGIC SHOW: 10 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library; 2 p.m., Watson Branch Library. For children, ages 8 and older to learn magic tricks. mylpl.info.
  • LEGO BATMAN GAMING: 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library. Registration is required. (225) 567-1441.

JUNE 11

  • THE ART OF CREATING ENGAGING FACEBOOK ADS: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Main Branch Library. The Louisiana SBDC at Southeastern Louisiana University, along with the Livingston Economic Development Council will host the event designed to help businesses discover the value of Facebook Marketing. Attendees will be taught basic methodology of boosting posts, promoting events and running ads to increase engagement, website traffic and page likes. Free, but pre-registration is preferred. (225) 664-6638, lsbdc.slu@lsbdc.org or lsbdc.org.
  • DAVID LEBOEUF’S MAGIC SHOW: 10 a.m., South Branch Library. For children, ages 8 and older to learn magic tricks. mylpl.info.
  • SUPERHERO SPECIAL FORCES: 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Participants can design their own superhero cape and mask. Registration is required. (225) 665-8118.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.
  • VILLAIN VILLAGE: 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Main Branch Library. Children, ages 8 to 11, can meet a menagerie of Disney villains in the life-size adaptation of Candy Land. Registration is required. (225) 686-2436.
  • COMIC ART CANVAS: 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library. A follow-the-instructor style painting class is designed to help participants create comic art-inspired canvas paintings. Snacks provided. Registration is required. (225) 567-1441.
  • LEGEND OF ZELDA: 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Watson Branch Library. For children, ages 6 to 11. Registration is required. (225) 664-3963.
  • 3-D DESIGN BOOT CAMP: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Main Branch Library. A four-part series for participants to learn AutoCAD software to create 3-D designs. Series includes two classes taught by Craig Billings of Acadian Robotics, followed by two days of free lab time. Space is limited; registration is required. (225) 686-2436.
  • REPURPOSED COMIC BOOKS: 6 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library. For adults to learn how to upcycle old comics into jewelry or art. Repurpose unwanted comics into your choice of coasters, bracelets, bags, or buttons. Comics on hand for use or bring your own. mylpl.info.
  • VIDEO GAMING FOR ADULTS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Main Branch Library. Registration is required. (225) 686-2436.