THURSDAY

  • DIY WOOL SERIES: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. Participants will learn techniques to create dye from food-safe products. Wool fiber will be provided.
  • EINSTEIN AND ADELAIDE PUPPET SHOW: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch, 23477 La. 444, Livingston. The program is for children ages 6 to 10.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch, 26941 La. 43, Hammond. The event will feature stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts.
  • OZ, THE GREAT AND POWERFUL: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch.
  • MINECRAFT WORKSHOP: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. Participants will blow up a “TNT” piñata, make a creeper face or pickax and learn about real caves and mines.
  • SODA POP SCIENCE: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The program is for children ages 8 to 11.
  • YOUNG WRITERS CLUB: 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The club is open to ages 10 to 17. Participants will write for both publication and performance. Call (225) 665-8118.
  • FOOD TRUCK FAVORITES: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Iberia Bank, 822 South Range, Denham Springs. Food trucks will be set up to serve food from Papi’s, Cajun on the Go and Paco de Taco to benefit Women Outreaching Women. WOW operates the only shelter in Livingston Parish for battered women and their children.
  • OPEN MIC: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. Patrons can sing, recite poetry, tell a story or play instruments in front of a audience.
  • INTRO TO 3-D DESIGN: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. The course will teach the basics of Blender, a 3-D design program. A basic to moderate knowledge of computers is required.
  • SOCCER ASSOCIATION TRYOUTS: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., LPSA Soccer Complex/Sidney Hutchinson Park, La. 1029 (Corbin Road), Walker. The Livingston Parish Soccer Association will host competitive tryouts for U14-U18 boys and girls. www.lpsa.org.
  • WRITER’S CIRCLE: 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Published and unpublished writers of all ages are welcome to join the forum. Call (225) 665-8118.

FRIDAY

  • ONE-ON-ONE TECH HELP: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. Participants will receive a 30-minute session with a library staff member. Participants can bring their devices and have a clear goals of what they’d like to accomplish.
  • COMPUTER BASICS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. The class is for people with little to no experience with computers. Turning on the computer, using the keyboard and mouse and basic computer terms are covered.

SATURDAY

  • FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m. to 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.
  • FOLLS PUBLIC BOOK SALE: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. www.folls.org.
  • RENAISSANCE ARTS AND SCIENCES: 9:30 a.m. to noon, Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. There will be a sword fighting demonstration and arts and science projects.
  • CHILDREN’S FUN DAY: 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Historic Macedonia Baptist Church, La. 1036, Holden. The event will feature inflatables, games and refreshments for children ages 4 and older. Call (225) 664-4448.

SEW-N-TELL: 1 P.M. TO 3 P.M. AND 3:30 P.M. TO 5:30 P.M., ARTS COUNCIL GALLERY, 133 N. HUMMELL STREET, DENHAM SPRINGS. THE FIRST SESSION IS A SEWING CLASS FOR CHILDREN AGES 8 TO 10. THE CHILDREN WILL MAKE A TOOL BELT FOR DAD FOR FATHER’S DAY. THE SECOND SESSION IS FOR CHILDREN AGE 11 AND OLDER. CALL (225) 664-1168. WWW.ARTS LIVINGSTON.ORG.

SUNDAY

  • ARPA CONCERT: 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Ecos Latinos will present the musical group along with special guest Alexis Guevara. Directed by harpist/composer Patrice Fisher, Arpa features rhythmical sounds from a bass guitar and a cajón (a percussion instrument) blending with the melodic touch of the harp, the guitar and the keyboard.

MONDAY

  • BABY AND TODDLER STORYTIME: 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The event will feature stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts.
  • PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The event will feature stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts.
  • COFFEE AND CANVAS: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. The library staff will teach participants how to paint a sunflower. Coffee will be provided.
  • EXCEL BASICS: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Students will be taught the basic features of the spreadsheet program Excel along with entering, sorting and computing data.

TUESDAY

  • BABY AND TODDLER STORYTIME: 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The event will feature stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts.
  • KICK IT OUT: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. The performance, under the direction of Garland Goodwin Wilson, is set to the sounds of Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, James Brown and others from the Rat Pack and Motown eras.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. The event will feature stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts.
  • MULTI AGE STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The event will feature stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts.
  • OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch. Cinema-style viewing of the movie. There will also be drawings for door prizes.
  • LIFE-SIZE PAC-MAN: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. A life-size version of the video game Pac Man.
  • TURTLE POWER: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The event is centered on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
  • TEEN DANCE WORKSHOP: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Of Moving Colors will help teens explore creative movement, coordination, rhythm and choreography. www.ofmovingcolors.org.
  • MAD SCIENTIST LAB: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Participants will create a scientist’s bowtie, make a tornado in a jar, help create rain in a container, dress like a scientist and take a picture in a photo booth and more.
  • GAME OF THRONES PARTY: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. The event will be trivia, food and crafts. Costumes are encouraged.

WEDNESDAY

  • SMALL-BUSINESS CONSULTING: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Participants will receive private, one-hour consulting sessions in areas including business plans, advertising plans, inventory control, financial projections, cost analysis and more. The program is sponsored by the Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southeastern Louisiana University.
  • KICK IT OUT: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The performance, under the direction of Garland Goodwin Wilson, is set to the sounds of Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, James Brown and others from the Rat Pack and Motown eras.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch. The event will feature stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. The event will feature stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts.
  • MAKING SENSE OF “CENTS” IN CAREGIVING: Noon to 1:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Join Alzheimer’s Services of the Capital Area to receive financial advice for caregivers. The series consists of four workshops covering Medicare, VA Benefits and legal preparation for caregiving. Registration required. Call (225) 334-7494.
  • MINECRAFT WORKSHOP: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany- Springfield Branch, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. Participants will blow up a piñata, make a creeper face or pickax and learn about real caves and mines.
  • EINSTEIN AND ADELAIDE PUPPET SHOW: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. The program is for children ages 6 to 10.
  • TWEEN DANCE WORKSHOP: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Of Moving Colors will help teens explore creative movement, coordination, rhythm and choreography. www.ofmovingcolors.org.

JUNE 12

  • PARISH COUNCIL MEETING: 6 p.m., Council Chambers, Governmental Building, 20355 Government Blvd., Livingston. Call (225) 686-3027.
  • DIY WOOL SERIES: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Participants will learn techniques to spin wool into yarn.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany Branch. The event will feature stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts.
  • GALAXY SHIRTS: 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Participants will design shirts. Snacks will be provided.
  • TURTLE POWER: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The event will include information about the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
  • MAD SCIENTIST LAB: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. Participants will create a scientist’s bowtie, make a tornado in a jar, help create rain in a container, dress like a scientist and take a picture in a photo booth and more.
  • SODA POP SCIENCE: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch. The program is for children ages 8 to 11.
  • MAKE A SCARF MARIONETTE: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Participants will learn how to bring a puppet to life at the workshop.
  • VIDEO GAMING FOR ADULTS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Refreshments will be provided.
  • LIFE-SIZE PAC-MAN: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.