THURSDAY

  • CAR SEAT FITTING STATION: 8 a.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, 15770 Medical Center Drive. Certified child passenger safety technicians are available by appointment to install child passenger safety seats and boosters and provide instruction to ensure the safe transport of children. (985) 230-7777.
  • LIBRARY TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch, 380 N. Fifth St., Ponchatoula.
  • CELEBRATE RECOVERY: 7 p.m., The Mission Church 41347, W. Interstate 55 Service Road, Hammond. The program is based on biblical principles that offer a fresh start as well as ongoing support and encouragement for the entire family. Childcare available.

FRIDAY

  • OPEN 4D BARREL RACE: Noon, Florida Parish Arena, 1301 N.W. Central Ave., Amite.

SATURDAY

  • RUN FOR THE PEARL BARREL RACE: Noon, Florida Parish Arena, 1301 N.W. Central Ave, Amite.

MONDAY

  • THE LOOPY LOOPERS: 9 a.m., Amite Library Branch, 204 N.E. Central Ave., Amite.

TUESDAY

  • BRANCH MANAGER’S MEETING: Noon to 4:30 p.m., Amite Library Branch.
  • BUSINESS EXPO: 5:30 p.m., Chesterton Square, 143 N.W. Railroad Ave
  • PRENATAL V CLASS: 6 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, 15770 Medical Center Drive. American Heart Association CPR for Family and Friends class teaches adult, child and infant CPR and preventing common injuries and choking. (985) 230-7777.

WEDNESDAY

  • CHAMBER OF COMMERCE MONTHLY MEETING: Noon, The Boston Restaurant, 100 N.E. Central Ave., Amite. $10 for lunch. Guest speaker is Dawson Primes, the director of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness for Tangipahoa Parish. Call (985) 748-5537.

AUG. 13

  • INTRODUCTION TO MS WORD PART 1 & 2: 10 a.m. to noon and 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Amite Library Branch. This class will cover the basic terms of MS Word 2010. The class will also show the student how to create flyers, insert clip art, change font colors and more.
  • CHAMBER AFTER HOURS: 5 p.m., Cafe Nola, 1625 U.S. 51, Ponchatoula. An evening of networking, conversation and business.