THURSDAY

  • SUNNY-SIDE UP INSPIRATIONAL BOOK CLUB: 10 a.m., Watson Branch Library, 6581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. Call (225) 664-3963.

STORY TIME: 10 A.M., ALBANY-SPRINGFIELD BRANCH LIBRARY, 26941 LA. 43, HAMMOND. CALL (225) 567-1441.

  • ADULT BOOK CLUB: 10:30 a.m., Main Branch Library, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. Call (225) 686-2436.
  • 78TH ANNUAL LIVINGSTON PARISH FAIR: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Fair Grounds, 13325 Florida Blvd., Livingston.
  • GOOSEBUMPS: 6 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. Call (225) 665-8118. Have a frightening amount of fun during an R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps-themed evening of slime-making, games, mad libs and more with prizes. For ages 8-11. Registration is required.
  • VIDEO GAMING FOR ADULTS: 6 p.m., Main Branch Library. Enjoy video game night for adults. Bring your friends and compete against other library patrons in this open gaming adventure. Refreshments will be provided. Registration is required.
  • SPINE TINGLERS BOOK CLUB: 6 p.m., Watson Branch Library.

FRIDAY

  • COMMODITY PICK-UP: 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., The Sewing Bee, 2151 Tower Drive, Denham Springs. Must bring picture identification for pickup.
  • CHAMBER’S EDUCATION COMMITTEE MEETING: 8:30 a.m., Chamber Office Conference Room, 248 Veterans Blvd., Denham Springs.
  • ADULT GAMING: UNO: 11 a.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.
  • 78TH ANNUAL LIVINGSTON PARISH FAIR: 9 a.m., Livingston Parish Fair Grounds, 13325 Florida Blvd., Livingston.
  • PROPHECY CONFERENCE: 7:30 p.m., Wholly Ground Coffee House, 28245 Walker S. Road, Walker.

SATURDAY

  • KATHERINE’S WAY: All day, Black Lake Club, 25855 Black Lake Club Road, Maurepas. A fundraiser in memory of Katherine Forrest. All money raised will be donated to the Leukemia Foundation.
  • FARMER’S MARKET: 7 a.m. to noon, New Covenant Church, 215 Florida Ave., Denham Springs.
  • V. WATTS TRADE DAYS: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., 13060 Florida Blvd., Livingston. Featuring antiques, collectibles, garage sale, great food and great finds.
  • COMMUNITY HEALTH FAIR: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., L.M. Lockhart Center, 320 Martin Luther King Drive, Denham Springs. There will be free food, door prizes, eye screenings, glucose screenings, chair massages, games, space walk, nurse consulting and more.
  • BENEFIT FOR TRAYNOR FREEMAN: 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Friendship Community Benefit Center, 9274 Springfield Road, Denham Springs. A benefit for Traynor Freeman. A choice of jambalaya, pastalaya or spaghetti will be served.
  • SPIRITED ARTISTS: 10 a.m., Arts Council of Livingston Parish, 133 Hummell St., Denham Springs. Come out and meet featured artists Angel Alello, Judy Alonzo, Carol Blanchard, Jackie Braumuller, Michelle Conques, Barbara Fornias, Dot Guell, Larry Offner, Jerry Wacker and Shane Ward. The public is invited to attend a reception to meet the artists.
  • 78TH ANNUAL LIVINGSTON PARISH FAIR: 8 a.m., Livingston Parish Fair Grounds, 13325 Florida Blvd., Livingston.
  • MONET’S BOX: 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Arts Council of Livingston Parish, 133 Hummell St., Denham Springs. Painting Monet’s “Water Lillies” on a 4-inch wooden box. Ages 10 and up.

SUNDAY

  • BENEFIT FOR NICK MATASSA: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., River Rats Bar and Grill, 14365 Mecca Road, French Settlement. Donate blood for a wristband to drink nickel beer for the day. Raffle, auction, food, Saints game. Live music at 4 p.m. by Sundanze.
  • 78TH ANNUAL LIVINGSTON PARISH FAIR: 8 a.m., Livingston Parish Fair Grounds, 13325 Florida Blvd., Livingston.
  • KNIT FOR A CAUSE PART 2: 3 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Knit for a Cause series, participants will bring in squares created for “Warm up America,” a nonprofit organization that distributes afghans to the needy. You will learn how to bind off your project and prep finished squares. Space is limited, so registration is required.

MONDAY

  • BABY AND TODDLER STORY TIME: 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • INTERNET BASICS: 6:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.

TUESDAY

  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • INTERMEDIATE WORD: 2 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. This class is for students that have completed Microsoft Word Basics. More advanced features of Word will be covered.
  • CANDIDATES MEET & GREET / PARISH COUNCIL FORUM: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Suma Hall Community Center, 28975 S. Satsuma Road, Livingston. Each parish council candidate has been invited to participate in the forum. Candidates will participate in a question-and-answer session followed by an opportunity to address the attendees of the event.
  • TEEN ANIME CLUB: 5:30 p.m., South Branch Library. Meetings are free and include previews of Anime and Manga movies, along with snacks, fan art, crafts and fan fiction sharing by teens.
  • TEEN ADVISORY BOARD MEETING: 6 p.m., Main Branch Library.
  • GOOSEBUMPS: 6 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library. Have a frightening amount of fun during an R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps-themed evening of slime-making, games, mad libs and more with prizes. For ages 8-11. Registration is required.

WEDNESDAY

  • SMALL BUSINESS CONSULTING: 9 a.m., Main Branch Library. Receive private, one-hour consulting sessions in areas including business and advertising plans, inventory control, financial projections and cost analysis
  • UNWIND WEDNESDAY COLORING AND COFFEE: 10 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Main Branch Library.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Watson Branch Library.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., South Branch Library, 23477 La. 444, Livingston. Call (225) 698-3015.

OCT. 15

  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.
  • ROOF CRAFTERS/RIBBON CUTTING: 10:30 a.m., Roof Crafters, LLC, 681 Centerville St. N.E .Denham Springs.
  • YAYA’S HALLOWEEN DANCE: 12:30 p.m., Livingston Activity Center, 10494 Florida Blvd., Walker. The YaYa’s, a popular Senior Line Dance group, has prepared a special Halloween-themed Outreach for October. They will be dancing dressed in costumes to “Thriller,” “Monster Mash,” “Maria Leveaus,” “Werewolves of London” and many other popular Halloween songs.
  • DOMESTIC VIOLENCE MEMORIAL: 5 p.m., Denham Springs Police Station, 477 Lamm St., Denham Springs. SAFE, Southeast Advocates for Family Empowerment, will hold a domestic violence memorial ceremony to honor lives lost to domestic violence in Louisiana and those who have survived. The public is invited.
  • BACK TO THE FUTURE: 5:30 p.m., South Branch Library. Grab your puffy vest and enjoy activities for all ages.
  • TEEN ANIME CLUB: 5:30 p.m., Watson Branch Library. Discuss anime and manga while we learn about Japanese culture.
  • GRIMM BROTHERS SHADOW PUPPET SHOW: 6 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Two spooky Grimm Brothers’ fairy tales come to life in this shadow puppet show for the whole family.