The Livingston Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory will host Science Saturday at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Watson Library. Participants can learn about science and conduct experiments every first Saturday of the month, a news release from LIGO said.

For information, call (225) 664-3963.

Marriage and money

The Denham Springs-Walker Library invites engaged, recently married or longtime couples to learn how to have money conversations. Join Liz Reno, of Primerica, for a marriage and money checklist as well as a simple plan to follow. This seminar will be from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Jan. 6. Registration is required; call (225) 665-8118 or visit

Republican women

The Livingston Parish Republican Women will hold its monthly meeting at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Big Mike’s, 123 Aspen Square, in Denham Springs, just north of Interstate 12 off of Range Ave. The public is invited, organizers said. Lunch is free; reservations are recommended and may be made by contacting Terri Day at (225) 931-9206 or

Choir camp

The Livingston Parish Children’s Choirs is holding its 17th annual Choir Camp for students in grades kindergarten through fifth grade from 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Jan. 8 at Denham Springs First Baptist Church, 308 N. River Road. Tuition is $50 and includes a T-shirt, organizers said. The Winter Choir Camp concert will be at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 8.

Registration forms can be downloaded at and mailed in, or those interested can register and pay online. The deadline to register is Saturday. For information, call or text Barbara Walker at (225) 247-8555 or email

Writers Circle

Writers looking for feedback can attend the Writers Circle at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Denham Springs-Walker Branch of the Livingston Parish Library. Published and unpublished adult writers of fiction or nonfiction for adults, young adults or children are welcome, organizers said. The group provides a forum for sharing writing, a venue for learning about the writing craft and information about publishing. For information, call (225) 665-8118.

Commodity pickup

The next St. Vincent de Paul commodities pickup will be from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Jan. 9 at 2151 Tower Drive in Denham Springs. Those interested are asked to bring a picture ID for pickup. Those who are not signed up must bring picture ID, proof of Livingston Parish residence and proof of income. Call (225) 665-1623.

Health fair

The Denham Springs-Walker Library’s Health Fair will feature doctors and nurses from Our Lady of the Lake who will be available to discuss diet, cholesterol, diabetes, heart disease and more from 9 a.m. to noon Jan. 10. Participants will receive a free blood pressure check and flu shot. For information, call (225) 665-8118.

Contact the Florida Parishes Bureau by phone at (225) 664-9058; by fax at (225) 664-9710; and by email at