THURSDAY

  • LIBRARY RESOURCES —DATABASES: 10 a.m. to noon, Amite branch library. This class will teach 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 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.

FRIDAY

  • COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE: 10 a.m., Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce, 400 N.W. Railroad Ave., Hammond.

AMBASSADOR COUNCIL MEETING: 11 A.M., GREATER HAMMOND CHAMBER OF COMMERCE.

INDY TEENS: 4 P.M., INDEPENDENCE BRANCH LIBRARY, 290 S. PINE ST., INDEPENDENCE. AGES 12-17 WILL ENJOY BOOK AND MEDIA RELATED CRAFTS AND GAMES.

SATURDAY

  • TEEN AND TWEEN WII DAY: 12:30 p.m., Amite Branch Library, 204 N.E. Central Ave., Amite.

WII SATURDAY FOR ALL AGES: 1 P.M., PONCHATOULA BRANCH LIBRARY, 380 N. FIFTH ST., PONCHATOULA. VISIT THE LIBRARY AND ENJOY PLAYING VIDEO GAMES ON THE BIG SCREEN TELEVISION. ALL AGES ARE WELCOME.

MONDAY

  • COMIC BOOK AND MANGA CLUB: 4 p.m., Amite Branch Library. Join us to discuss and share your favorites, and discover new books.

KNITTING 101: 5 P.M., PONCHATOULA BRANCH LIBRARY. A GATHERING OF KNITTERS, BOTH ACCOMPLISHED AND NEW LEARNERS.

TUESDAY

  • LORANGER BABY & ME: 10:30 a.m., Loranger Branch Library, 19451 La. 40, Loranger.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Hammond Branch Library, 314 East Thomas, Hammond.
  • GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE MEETING: noon, Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce.
  • ADULT BOOK CLUB: 2:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library.
  • KENTWOOD FAMILY BINGO: 3:30 p.m., Kentwood Branch Library, 101 Avenue F, Kentwood.
  • INDEPENDENCE STORY & DISCOVERY TIME: 4 p.m., Independence Branch Library. Children ages 4-7 will enjoy stories, games, crafts, and related activities.
  • FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT: 4:30 p.m., Amite Branch Library. Join us for a fun family-friendly movie. All movies will be rated G or PG.
  • PRENATAL CLASS:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color Labor and Delivery: Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color6 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, 15790 Medical Center Drive, Hammond. This class is designed to help you decrease any anxiety associated with labor and delivery, which many expectant parents may experience.

WEDNESDAY

  • BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING: 8 a.m., Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce.
  • PONCHATOULA BABY & ME: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library.
  • KENTWOOD STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Kentwood Branch Library.
  • LORANGER STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Loranger Branch Library.
  • AMITE STORY TIME: 11:30 a.m., Amite Branch Library. Book readings, finger plays, songs, story boards, and crafts for children ages 3-5.
  • CHAMBER LUNCHEON MEETING: Noon, Mike’s Catfish, 1009 W. Oak St., Amite. Speaker Senator Ben Nevers.
  • LORANGER ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Loranger Branch Library.
  • AMITE STORY TIME: 4 p.m., Amite Branch Library. Book readings, finger plays, songs, story boards, and crafts for children ages 3-5.
  • INDEPENDENCE ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 p.m., Independence Branch Library. Students ages 8-12 will take stories in new directions with crafts, games, movies and more.
  • TWEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Amite Branch Library.
  • WRITER’S NOOK: 6 p.m., Hammond Branch Library.

SEPT. 10

  • CAR SEAT SAFETY CHECKS: 8 a.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center. Certified child passenger safety technicians are available by appointment to install child passenger safety seats and boosters.
  • LIBRARY RESOURCES: Resumes: 10 a.m., Amite Branch Library. Helping students and parents learn about the many available resources of the library to aid in creating resumes.
  • KENTWOOD BABY AND ME: 10:30 a.m., Kentwood Branch Library.
  • PONCHATOULA STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library.
  • BOOK LOVERS TALK TIME: 11 a.m., Loranger Branch Library. Adult book club.
  • LEADS 4 LUNCH: 11:30 a.m., Holiday Inn, 1819 SW Railroad Ave., Hammond. Non-Member fee is $20. RSVP by 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 7 for $15 member fee.
  • LIBRARY RESOURCES: Resumes: 3 p.m., Amite Branch Library. Helping students and parents learn about the many available resources of the library to aid in creating resumes.
  • AMITE ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 p.m., Amite Branch Library. Activities, crafts, books focused around a central theme for ages 6-10.
  • KENTWOOD ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 p.m., Kentwood Branch Library. An afternoon program where students have fun and learn.
  • PONCHATOULA LIBRARY TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library. For ages 13-18.
  • CHAMBER AFTER HOURS: 5:30 p.m., Brandon G. Thompson Funeral Homes, 1190 U.S. 51, Ponchatoula. Join us for a great evening of networking, conversation and business.
  • CELEBRATE RECOVERY: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., The Mission Church, 41347 W. Interstate 55 Service Road, Hammond.