THURSDAY

  • BABY AND ME: 9:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch, 314 E. Thomas St., Hammond.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch, 380 N. Fifth St., Ponchatoula.

TEEN CLUB: 3:30 P.M., LORANGER LIBRARY BRANCH, 19451 LA. 40, LORANGER.

  • TEEN PROGRAM: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

FIRST AID CLASS: 5 P.M., E. BRENT DUFRECHE CONFERENCE CENTER, NORTH OAKS DIAGNOSTIC CENTER, 15790 PAUL VEGA, MD, DRIVE, HAMMOND. A CERTIFIED INSTRUCTOR WILL TRAIN INDIVIDUALS TO BECOME FAMILIAR WITH HOW TO RECOGNIZE AND CARE FOR VICTIMS OF ILLNESSES AND SUDDEN EMERGENCIES. CERTIFICATION IS AVAILABLE. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. (985) 230-7777 OR NORTHOAKS.ORG.

FRIDAY

  • COFFEE FRIDAY: 8 a.m., Amite Chamber of Commerce, 101 S.E. Central Ave. (985) 748-5537 or amitechamber.org.

FRIDAY-SUNDAY

  • CITYWIDE INVENTORY CLEARANCE SALE: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., downtown Ponchatoula. A weekend-long citywide inventory clearance sale including retail establishments selling clothing, antiques, furnishings, vintage tools, jewelry, arts and crafts, as well as collectibles and other items. (800) 617-4502.

SATURDAY

WII SATURDAY: 10 A.M., INDEPENDENCE LIBRARY BRANCH, 290 S. PINE ST., INDEPENDENCE, AND 1 P.M., TANGIPAHOA PARISH LIBRARY PONCHATOULA BRANCH.

MONDAY

  • KNIT & CROCHET CLUB: 9 a.m., Amite Library Branch, 204 N.E. Central Ave.
  • STROKE SUPPORT GROUP OF HAMMOND: 12:30 p.m., North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital, 1900 S. Morrison Blvd., Hammond. Support, socialization and education for stroke survivors and their caregivers. (985) 249-2346.
  • KNITTING 101: 5 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

TUESDAY

  • BABY & ME: 10 a.m., Amite Library Branch.
  • STORY & DISCOVERY TIME: 3:30 p.m., Independence Library Branch.
  • VARIOUS & SUNDRY CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • PRENATAL IV — INFANT CARE AND HOSPITAL TOUR: 6 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class explores topics, such as the postpartum recovery period and caring for a newborn. Registration required. (985) 230-7777 or northoaks.org.

WEDNESDAY

  • BABY & ME: 10:15 a.m., Independence Library Branch.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Loranger Library Branch.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Loranger and Independence Library Branches, 4:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

JAN. 29

  • BABY AND ME: 9:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • INSTALLATION AND AWARDS BANQUET: 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Southeastern Louisiana University campus. Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Colorhammondchamber.org.
  • TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • FIRST AID CLASS: 5 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, North Oaks Diagnostic Center. A certified instructor will train individuals to recognize and care for victims of illnesses and sudden emergencies. Certification available. Registration required. (985) 230-7777 or northoaks.org.