THURSDAY

  • RUNNING YOUR BUSINESS BY THE NUMBERS: 9 a.m.-noon, Livingston Parish Main Library branch, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. The workshop is for individuals interested in determining the feasibility of their business idea, planning to start or who have recently started a small business, seeking a small-business loan or wanting to learn more about business planning.

SENIOR CRIME EXPO: 9 A.M.-1 P.M., ABUNDANT LIFE CHURCH, 206 EDGEWOOD DRIVE, DENHAM SPRINGS. THE LIVINGSTON PARISH SALT COUNCIL MEN WILL SPONSOR THE 18TH ANNUAL EXPO. REPRESENTATIVES FROM AGENCIES AND BUSINESSES THAT PROVIDE SERVICES TO SENIORS WILL PARTICIPATE WITH INFORMATION FOR ATTENDEES. CALL (225) 686-3811.

STORYTIME: 10-10:30 A.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY SPRINGFIELD-ALBANY BRANCH, 26941 LA. 43, HAMMOND. STORYTIME FOR BABIES, TODDLERS AND PRESCHOOLERS. THE EVENT FEATURES STORIES READ ALOUD, SONGS, FINGER PLAYS, PUPPETS AND CRAFTS.

PARISH COUNCIL MEETING: 6 P.M., COUNCIL CHAMBERS, GOVERNMENTAL BUILDING, 20355 GOVERNMENT BLVD., LIVINGSTON. CALL (225) 686-3027.

VIDEO GAMING FOR ADULTS: 6-7 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH MAIN LIBRARY BRANCH. REFRESHMENTS WILL BE PROVIDED.

  • MOVING INTO MIDDLE SCHOOL: 6-7:30 p.m., The Literacy and Technology Center, 9621 Florida Blvd., Walker. The event is a workshop for parents and students of Livingston Parish who are going from elementary to middle school. Presenters Steven Parrill and Scarlet Monteleone will discuss academic challenges, staying organized, using social media, peer pressure and more. Seating is limited. Email Jennifer.rabalais@lpsb.org. Include the guardian’s name, child’s name and current school.
  • TEEN MOVIE AND CRAFT: 6-8 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. Participants will be taught to create their own tangle-free headphones. Headphones and refreshments will be provided and a PG movie will be shown.

FRIDAY

  • ONE-ON-ONE TECH HELP: 10 a.m.-noon, Livingston Parish Library Watson branch, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. The 30-minute class sessions will help individuals learn to use tablets and smartphones, set up email addresses or sign up for social media accounts. An appointment is required. Call (225) 664-3963.

COMPUTER BASICS: 10-11 A.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH MAIN LIBRARY BRANCH. PARTICIPANTS WILL BE TAUGHT BASIC COMPUTER TERMS AND FUNCTIONS.

  • HUNGARIAN DINNER BENEFIT: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., The Hungarian Historical Museum, La. 43, Albany. The semiannual dinner, sponsored by the Hungarian Settlement Society, includes pulled pork, coleslaw, baked beans, roll and dessert. The cost is $7 and delivery in Albany is available. Call (225) 610-7475.

SATURDAY

  • FARMER’S MARKET: 7-11:55 a.m., 215 Florida Blvd., at the corner of Florida and Hummell streets, Denham Springs. Call (225) 505-3993 or visit www.denhamspringsfarmersmarket.com.
  • BLOOD DRIVE: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Livingston Parish Main Library branch. Ochsner Blood Bank will host the drive. Donors must bring a picture ID.
  • MOTHER’S DAY MAKEOVERS: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Walker United Methodist Church, 34260 Walker Road North. Mothers will receive free makeovers, including hair cuts, styles, pedicures and manicures. Polish is provided. There will be fellowship and snacks. No appointments necessary.

SUNDAY

  • LIVINGSTON PARISH CHILDREN’S CHORALE: 3-4 p.m., Immaculate Conception Church, 865 Hatchell Lane, Denham Springs. Admission is free. Small children will not be admitted. www.lpccsing.org.

MONDAY

  • STORYTIME: 9:45-10:15 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts. Call (225) 665-8118.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30-11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts. Call (225) 665-8118.

CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT: 11 A.M., CARTER PLANTATION, 23475 CARTER CEMETERY ROAD, SPRINGFIELD. TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTHE TOURNAMENT WILL BENEFIT THE SPRINGFIELD FIRE DEPARTMENT AND THE HISTORIC CARTER HOUSE SOCIETY INC. THERE WILL BE PRIZES, FOOD AND DRINK. REGISTRATION TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORIS OPEN TO THE FIRST 36 PAID TEAMS. WWW.THEPLANTATIONPOA.COM/SITE.

  • ESL CLASS: 4:30-5:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Main Library branch. The class is for patrons whose first language is not English.
  • COMPUTER BASICS: 6:30-8:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker. Students will be taught how to use Microsoft Excel to create invoices, ledgers and other financial or mathematical data.

TUESDAY

  • STORYTIME: 10-10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts. Call (225) 665-8118.
  • STORYTIME: 10-10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson branch. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts. Call (225) 664-3963.
  • WORD BASICS: 2-4 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. Participants will learn the basic features of Microsoft Word to type and format documents.
  • FANTASY GAME: 3:30-5 p.m., Livingston Parish Main Library branch.
  • TEEN ADVISORY BOARD MEETING: 6-7:30 p.m, Livingston Parish Main Library branch. Members suggest library programs and books and volunteer at the branch.

WEDNESDAY

  • SMALL-BUSINESS CONSULTING: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Livingston Parish Main Library branch. Participants will receive a private, one-hour consulting session in areas including business and advertising plans, inventory control, financial projections, cost analysis and more.

STORYTIME: 10-10:30 A.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY SOUTH BRANCH. STORYTIME FOR BABIES, TODDLERS AND PRESCHOOLERS. THE EVENT FEATURES STORIES READ ALOUD, SONGS, FINGER PLAYS, PUPPETS AND CRAFTS. CALL (225) 698-3015.

STORYTIME: 10-10:30 A.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH MAIN LIBRARY BRANCH. STORYTIME FOR BABIES, TODDLERS AND PRESCHOOLERS. THE EVENT FEATURES STORIES READ ALOUD, SONGS, FINGER PLAYS, PUPPETS AND CRAFTS. CALL (225) 686-2436.

LEARN TO EMBROIDER: 1-5 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH MAIN LIBRARY BRANCH. LEE DEMARS BOWMAN WILL LEAD THE LESSON. THE CLASS IS LIMITED TO SIX PARTICIPANTS. CALL (225) 686-2436.

MAY 15

  • STORYTIME: 10-10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Springfield-Albany branch. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts.
  • ONE-ON-ONE TECH HELP: 5-7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Springfield-Albany branch. The 30-minute class sessions are for individuals to learn to use tablets and smartphones, set up email addresses or sign up for social media accounts. An appointment is required. Call (225) 567-1441.
  • TEEN MOVIE AND CRAFT: 6-8 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson branch. Participants will be taught to create their own tangle-free headphones. Headphones and refreshments will be provided and a PG movie will be shown.
  • INTERMEDIATE 3-D DESIGN: 6-7 p.m., Livingston Parish Main Library branch. Participants must have a basic to moderate knowledge of computers before taking the course.
  • ELEPHANT AND PIGGIE PARTY AND PUPPET SHOW: 6-7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. There will be a puppet show, dress-up and ice cream making. The program is for children ages 3 to 8.