THURSDAY

  • INTERMEDIATE WORD: 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., Amite Library Branch, 204 N.E. Central Ave. Continue exploration of Microsoft Word 2010.

BABY AND ME: 10:30 A.M., KENTWOOD LIBRARY BRANCH, 101 AVENUE F.

ART CAMP: 10:30 A.M. TO 11:15 A.M., PONCHATOULA BRANCH LIBRARY, 380 N. FIFTH ST., PONCHATOULA. CRAFT PROGRAM FOR PRESCHOOLERS.

  • INTERMEDIATE WORD: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Amite Branch Library. Exploration of Microsoft Word 2010.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Amite Branch Library. Activities, crafts and books focused around a central theme for ages 6 to 10.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 p.m. to 4:40 p.m., Kentwood Branch Library.
  • TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library. For ages 13 to 18.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 p.m., Kentwood Library Branch. After-school program.
  • AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION FIRST AID CLASS: 5 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center, 15770 Medical Center Drive, Hammond. A certified instructor will train residents to become familiar with how to recognize and care for victims of illnesses and sudden emergencies. Upon proper demonstration of all skills outlined in the course, participants will receive a card signifying successful completion valid for two years.
  • BREAST-FEEDING CLASS: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. This class is for parents who may be considering breast-feeding or who have already decided to breast-feed their baby. Topics include positioning the baby properly, nutrition, pumping and storing breast milk and the benefits of breast-feeding.
  • CELEBRATE RECOVERY: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., The Mission Church 41347 W. Interstate 55 Service Road, Hammond.

FRIDAY

  • INDY TEENS: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Independence Branch Library, 290 S. Pine St. Ages 12 to 17. Enjoy book and media related crafts and games.

SATURDAY

  • TEEN AND TWEEN WII DAY: 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Amite Branch Library.
  • WII SATURDAY: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library. Enjoy playing video games on the big screen television. All ages are welcome.
  • NBHA LA06 BARREL RACE: Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 N.W. Central Ave.

MONDAY

  • THE LOOPY LOOPERS: 9 a.m. to noon, Amite Branch Library. Learn the basics and share ideas about crocheting and knitting.
  • 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.
  • TEEN GAME DAY: 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Kentwood Branch Library.
  • TEEN MOVIE NIGHT: 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Amite Branch Library. For ages 13 and up. Movies will usually be rated PG-13.
  • KNITTING 101: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library. Gathering of knitters, both accomplished and new learners.

TUESDAY

  • NON-DUES REVENUE COMMITTEE: 8 a.m. to 9 a.m., Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce Office, 400 N.W. Railroad Ave., Hammond.
  • BABY & ME: 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Loranger Branch Library, 19451 La. 40, Loranger. Story program for ages 3 and under.
  • FAMILY BINGO: 3:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., Kentwood Branch Library.
  • ADULT BOOK CLUB: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Kentwood Branch Library.
  • TEEN LOOPY LOOPERS: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Amite Branch Library. Learn the basics and share ideas about crochet and knitting.

PRENATAL CLASS: FAMILIES UNDER CONSTRUCTION: 6 P.M., E. BRENT DUFRECHE CONFERENCE CENTER, 15790 MEDICAL CENTER DRIVE, HAMMOND. THIS CLASS FOCUSES ON PREPARING YOUR HOME AND VEHICLE FOR THE ARRIVAL OF YOUR NEWBORN.

WEDNESDAY

  • HAM’ND EGGS: 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., Alexis Ducorbier State Farm, 304 Old Covington Highway, Hammond. Sponsored by Alexis Ducorbier State Farm and Subway Sandwiches.
  • BABY & ME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library. Story program for ages 3 and under.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., Kentwood Branch Library. Stories and crafts for ages 4 to 7.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11:25 a.m., Loranger Branch Library.

ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 P.M. TO 4:20 P.M., LORANGER BRANCH LIBRARY.

STORY TIME: 4 P.M. TO 5 P.M., AMITE BRANCH LIBRARY. BOOK READINGS, FINGER PLAYS, SONGS, STORY BOARDS AND CRAFTS FOR CHILDREN AGES 3 TO 5 YEARS.

  • TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Amite Branch Library.
  • NORTHSHORE GUBERNATORIAL FORUM: 8 p.m. to 9 p.m., Columbia Theatre, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond.

SEPT. 3

  • LIBRARY RESOURCES —DATABASES: 10 a.m. to noon, Amite branch library. This class will teach you how to navigate the different databases the library has to offer, including ones on medical information, law information, literature and foreign languages.
  • BABY AND ME: 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Kentwood Branch Library.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library.
  • LIBRARY RESOURCES — DATABASES: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Amite Branch Library. This class will teach you how to navigate the different databases the library has to offer.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Amite Branch Library. Activities, crafts, books focused around a central theme for ages 6 to 10.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 p.m. to 4:40 p.m., Kentwood Branch Library. Games, crafts, and hands-on activities.
  • LIBRARY TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library. Games, food and fun. For ages 13 to 18.
  • AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEALTH CARE PROVIDER CPR: 5 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center. This class is designed for health care providers. It provides a lecture on cardiovascular health and risk factors; and demonstrations of American Heart Association basic life support techniques for choking victims, rescue breathing and CPR for adults, children and infants.
  • CELEBRATE RECOVERY: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., The Mission Church, 41347 W. Interstate 55 Service Road, Hammond.