THURSDAY

  • BABY AND ME: 10 a.m., Hammond Branch Library.

MICROSOFT WORD 2010 CLASSES: 10 A.M. AND 3 P.M., AMITE BRANCH LIBRARY. CLASSES WILL INTRODUCE THE USER TO MICROSOFT WORD 2010.

STORY TIME: 10:30 A.M., PONCHATOULA BRANCH LIBRARY.

RIBBON-CUTTING FOR FIRST ACCESS MORTGAGE: 11:30 A.M., 1250 SW RAILROAD AVE., HAMMOND.

HAMMOND TEEN HOME-SCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 1:30 P.M., HAMMOND BRANCH LIBRARY.

ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 P.M., AMITE BRANCH LIBRARY, AND 4 P.M., KENTWOOD BRANCH LIBRARY.

PONCHATOULA TEEN PROGRAM: 4 P.M., PONCHATOULA BRANCH LIBRARY.

  • PAGETURNERS: 5:30 p.m., Hammond Branch Library.

FRIDAY-SUNDAY

  • THE ITALIAN FESTIVAL: 5 p.m., La. 51, Tickfaw.

SATURDAY

  • SPRING FLING AND CRAFT SHOW: 9 a.m., Ponchatoula First United Methodist Church, 201 E. Pine St., Ponchatoula.
  • WII SATURDAY FOR ALL AGES: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library. Visit and play Wii games on the big-screen television.
  • WII GAME DAY: 1 p.m., Amite Branch Library.

SUNDAY

  • JAZZ BRUNCH: 11:30 a.m., Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center, 113 N. Cypress St., Hammond.

MONDAY

  • THE LOOPY LOOPERS: 9 a.m., Amite Branch Library.
  • STROKE SUPPORT GROUP OF HAMMOND: 12:30 p.m., North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital, 1900 S. Morrison Blvd., Hammond. This free stroke support group offers support, socialization and education for stroke survivors and their caregivers.
  • KNITTING: 2 p.m., Kentwood Branch Library.
  • TEEN GAME DAY: 4 p.m., Kentwood Branch Library.
  • KNITTING 101: 5 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library.
  • COOKING MATTERS: 6 p.m., Amite Branch Library. Learn how to shop for and prepare nutritious foods on a budget. Participants will receive free groceries every week along with recipes and tips.
  • U.S. AIR FORCE JAZZ BAND FREE CONCERT: 7 p.m., Ponchatoula High School, 19452 La. 22, Ponchatoula.

TUESDAY

  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Amite Branch Library and Hammond Branch Library.
  • BABY AND ME: 10:30 a.m., Independence Branch Library.
  • FAMILY BINGO: 3:30 p.m., Kentwood Branch Library.
  • STORY AND DISCOVERY TIME: 4 p.m., Independence Branch Library.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4:30 p.m., Hammond Branch Library.
  • FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT: 5 p.m., Amite Branch Library.

WEDNESDAY

  • BABY AND ME: 10 a.m., Amite Branch Library.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Kentwood Branch Library and Loranger Branch Library, and 4:30 p.m., Hammond Branch Library.
  • ADULT COLORING GROUP: 11 a.m., Amite Branch Library.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Loranger Branch Library, and 4 p.m., Independence Branch Library.
  • TWEEN CLUB: 5 p.m., Amite Branch Library.

APRIL 28

  • BABY AND ME: 10 a.m., Hammond Branch Library.
  • MICROSOFT WORD 2010 CLASSES: 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., Amite Branch Library. Classes will introduce the user to Microsoft Word 2010.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library.
  • HAMMOND TEEN HOME-SCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 1:30 p.m., Hammond Branch Library.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Amite Branch Library, and 4 p.m., Kentwood Branch Library.
  • PONCHATOULA TEEN PROGRAM: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library.
  • AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEARTSAVER AED CPR CLASS: 5 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center. This class incorporates demonstrations of the American Heart Association’s lifesaving techniques for choking, rescue breathing, and CPR for adults, children and infants.
  • PAGETURNERS: 5:30 p.m., Hammond Branch Library.