THURSDAY

  • BOOK BABIES: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. The storytime is designed to introduce babies to books and music while encouraging them to crawl and play.

STORYTIME: 10 A.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY ALBANY-SPRINGFIELD BRANCH, 26941 LA. 43, ALBANY.

  • ONE-ON-ONE TECH HELP: 5:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Registration is required.
  • ANIME CLUB: 5:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. Participants will watch and discuss anime and manga while learning about Japanese culture.

TEDDY BEAR PICNIC: 6 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH, 8101 U.S. 190, DENHAM SPRINGS. CHILDREN CAN BRING THEIR TEDDY BEARS AND ENJOY GAMES, SNACKS, SONGS AND A PUPPET SHOW. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

ADVANCE 3-D DESIGN CLASS: 6 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY MAIN BRANCH, 20390 IOWA ST., LIVINGSTON. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

CHEF’S SHOWCASE: 6:30 P.M., SUMA HALL CONFERENCE CENTER, 28975 S. SATSUMA ROAD, SATSUMA. MORE THAN 15 LOCAL RESTAURANTS AND SEVERAL BUSINESSES WILL FEATURE CULINARY DISHES AND SPECIALTY ITEMS TO BENEFIT THE LIVINGSTON PARISH ASSESS THE NEED PROGRAM. THE ROBERT REYNOLDS COMBO WILL PERFORM.

FRIDAY

  • WORD BASICS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Students will learn the basic features of Word and how to type and format documents.

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.
  • FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m., located at the corner of Florida and Hummell streets, Denham Springs. denhamspringsfarmersmarket.com.
  • 4-H SHOOTING PROGRAM: 8 a.m., Kemp’s Farms, La. 63, Watson. There will be training and competition in BB gun, air pistol, air rifle, .22 pistol, .22 rifle, shotgun and archery. No equipment needed, but you must be an active 4-H member to join. Sign up fee is $40 and includes shirt and one shooting sports project book. (225) 936-7895 or (225) 686-3020.
  • BENEFIT FOR CANCER PATIENT: 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Friendship Community Benefit Center, corner of La. 447 (North Road) and La. 1019 (Springfield Road). A benefit to raise money for Drew Schmidt, who has liver and bone cancer, for medical expenses. Jambalaya, spaghetti and pastalaya will be sold. (225) 247-7530.
  • MODERN-DAY COWBOYS: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. A chance for children 8 and older to meet modern-day cowboys from the Single Action Shooters Society. Members of the Deadwood Marshals and the Bayou Bounty Hunters, Cowboy Action Shooters will provide the full cowboy package with cowboy aliases and period costumes. The group will bring its vintage guns and talk about what it means to be a single action shooter.
  • TEEN ANIME CLUB: 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Ages 12-18 watch and discuss anime and manga while learning about Japanese culture. (225) 665-8118.

LIVE OAK DANCE CLINIC: 5:30 P.M. TO 8 P.M., LIVE OAK HIGH SCHOOL, 36079 LA. 16, DENHAM SPRINGS. CLINIC FOR PRE-K THROUGH EIGHTH GRADE. $20.TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLOR

GRAND COUNTRY JUNCTION: 7 P.M., SUMA CROSSING THEATRE, JUST NORTH OF INTERSTATE 12, SATSUMA. “LEGENDS IMPERSONATORS.” ADULTS, $12; CHILDREN 4-12, $7; AND FREE FOR CHILDREN YOUNGER THAN 3. TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLOR

SUNDAY

  • GEEK GUILD: 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. A group that expresses all things nerdy including fantasy, sci-fi, superheroes, anime and more. Ages 18 and older. (225) 665-8118.

MONDAY

  • BABY AND TODDLER STORYTIME: 9:45 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.

DO-IT-YOURSELF SCREEN PRINTING: 5:30 P.M. TO 7:30 P.M, LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY WATSON BRANCH. ADULTS WILL LEARN TO SCREEN PRINT WITH A FEW SIMPLE SUPPLIES. PARTICIPANTS CAN BRING ITEMS THEY WANT TO BE SCREEN PRINTED. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

  • PUBLISHER BASICS: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Registration is required.

TUESDAY

  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch.
  • MULTI-AGE STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • BEGINNER’S OIL PAINTING: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Arts Council of Livingston Parish, 133 Hummell St., Denham Springs. Students will need basic set of oil paints, brushes, palette paper, canvas and turpenoid. For $10, first class supplies will be provided. $25. (225) 664-1168.
  • CHILD SAFETY SEAT CHECK: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., 398 Mayor Herbert Hoover Ave., Denham Springs. The Denham Springs Marshal’s Office and the Louisiana Passenger Safety Task Force will conduct the child care seat safety fittings. Free. (225) 665-8568.
  • DRAWING AND PAINTING CLASS: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., South Live Oak Elementary, Room 602, 8400 Cecil Drive, Denham Springs. Students should bring No. 2 pencils and a drawing pad no larger than 16 by 20 inches. $40. (225) 954-2700.
  • JUST DANCE: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Teens are invited to play “Just Dance 4” using the Xbox Kinect, eliminating contestants until the final two teens go head to head. (225) 686-2436.

WEDNESDAY

  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Main and South, 23477 La. 444, Livingston.
  • KNITTING SKILLS SERIES: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. This class will focus on spinning yarn from wool.
  • LEADS FOR LUNCH: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Greystone Country Club, 9214 Greystone Ave., Denham Springs. Those attending can invite a guest. The event costs $16 for members who pay in advance; $20 for nonmembers and at the door. staff@livingstonparishchamber.org.
  • ALZHEIMER’S RESOURCES 101: Noon to 1:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Participants can join representatives from Alzheimer’s Services of the Capital Area for free supportive educational workshops for caregivers and individuals with dementia. Participants will share the journey of Alzheimer’s with a staff member or trained facilitator. Registration is required.
  • Sept. 25
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch.
  • STORIES ON STAGE: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Seniors 55 and older will learn about theater and acting while helping to create and perform an original play. Participants will use their memories and experiences as inspiration for a play. All levels of experience and physical ability are welcome. Registration is required. (225) 686-2436 or www.mylpl.info.
  • TAKE AN ACOUSTIC JOURNEY: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Chris Shipp will perform. (225) 567-1441.