FRIDAY

  • COMPUTER BASICS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, main branch, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. This class is for those who have little to no experience with computers. Participants will learn how to turn on a computer, use a keyboard and mouse, and basic computer terms. For ages 12 and up.

SATURDAY

  • SCIENCE SATURDAY: 2 p.m, Livingston Parish Library, Watson branch, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. Participants will explore science and conduct experiments.

MONDAY

  • STORY TIME: 9:45 a.m to 10:15 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker branch, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. Story times for babies, toddlers and preschoolers focus on developing early literacy skills necessary to learn to read. Story times are designed to teach a multi-age audience from babies to age 5.
  • BOOK CLUB: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Albany-Springfield branch, 26941 La. 43, Hammond. Adult book club reads fiction, nonfiction and biographies. Its mission is to read selections that help club members grow. Participants will discuss a choice of “The Pugilist’s Wife” or “Harlow,” both by David Armand. The author will be attending the meeting. For ages 18 and up.

STORY TIME: 10:30 A.M. TO 11 A.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY, DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH. STORY TIMES FOR BABIES, TODDLERS AND PRESCHOOLERS FOCUS ON DEVELOPING EARLY LITERACY SKILLS NECESSARY TO BEGIN TO LEARN TO READ. STORY TIMES ARE DESIGNED TO TEACH A MULTI-AGE AUDIENCE FROM BABIES TO AGE 5.

  • 17TH ANNUAL WINTER CHOIR CAMP: 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., Denham Springs First Baptist Church, 308 North River Road, Denham Springs. The Livingston Parish Children’s Choirs is holding a Choir Camp for students in kindergarten through fifth grade. The camp will be Monday through Thursday. Registration forms can be downloaded at www.LPCCsing.org and mailed in, or register and pay online. Registration is $50 and includes a T-shirt. For more information, call or text Barbara Walker at (225) 247-8555.

TUESDAY

  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker branch. Story times for babies, toddlers and preschoolers focus on developing early literacy skills necessary to begin to learn to read. Story times are designed to teach a multi-age audience from babies to age 5.

MARRIAGE AND MONEY: 6 P.M. TO 7 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY, DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH. ENGAGED, RECENTLY MARRIED OR LONGTIME COUPLES CAN LEARN HOW TO HAVE CONVERSATIONS ABOUT MONEY. JOIN LIZ RENO, OF PRIMERICA, FOR A MARRIAGE AND MONEY CHECKLIST AS WELL AS A SIMPLE PLAN TO FOLLOW. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED BY CALLING (225) 665-8118 OR SIGN UP ONLINE AT WWW.MYLPL.INFO.

TEEN ANIME CLUB: 6 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY, LIVINGSTON BRANCH. MEETINGS INCLUDE PREVIEWS OF ANIME, MANGA, SNACKS, CRAFTS, FAN ART, FAN FICTION AND MORE.

WINTER ARTS AND CRAFTS: 6 P.M, LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY, WATSON BRANCH. PARTICIPANTS DESIGN ARM WARMERS, MAKE A SNOWFLAKE, AND CREATE AN ABOMINABLE SNOWMAN CELLPHONE COVER. FOR AGES 12-18.

WEDNESDAY

  • COMPUTER BASICS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Albany-Springfield branch. The class is for those that have little to no experience with computers.

STORY TIME: 10 A.M. TO 11 A.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY, WATSON BRANCH, MAIN BRANCH. STORY TIMES FOR BABIES, TODDLERS AND PRESCHOOLERS FOCUS ON DEVELOPING EARLY LITERACY SKILLS NECESSARY TO BEGIN TO LEARN TO READ. STORY TIMES ARE DESIGNED TO TEACH A MULTI-AGE AUDIENCE FROM BABIES TO AGE 5.

  • REPUBLICAN WOMEN: 11:30 a.m., Big Mike’s, 123 Aspen Square, Denham Springs. The Livingston Parish Republican Women will hold their monthly meeting. The public is invited. There is a charge for lunch; reservations are recommended and may be made by contacting Terri Day at (225) 931-9206 or by email, terriday@eatel.net.
  • WRITERS CIRCLE: 6:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker branch. Published and unpublished adult writers of fiction or nonfiction for adults, young adults or children are welcome. The group provides a forum for sharing writing, a venue for learning more about the writing craft and information about publishing. For more information, call (225) 665-8118.

THURSDAY, JAN. 8

  • WINTER CHOIR CAMP CONCERT: 6 p.m., Denham Springs First Baptist Church, 308 North River Road, Denham Springs.
  • BOOK CLUB: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., main branch. Adult book club reads both fiction and nonfiction that is interesting in our modern world. Participants will discuss “The Cutting Season” by Attica Locke.
  • DOCTOR WHO PARTIES: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker. All are invited to a “Doctor Who” extravaganza. The event will feature trivia, crafts, games and snacks.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Albany-Springfield branch. Story times for babies, toddlers and preschoolers focus on developing early literacy skills necessary to begin to learn to read. Story times are designed to teach a multi-age audience from babies to age 5.
  • BOOK BABIES: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Watson branch. The story time will be held twice each month and is designed to introduce little ones to books and music while encouraging to crawl and play.
  • FAMILY GAME NIGHT: 5:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Watson branch. Participants can have a night out with the family for Wii bowling and other family fun games. For information, call (225) 664-3963.
  • VIDEO GAMING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, main branch. Patrons can bring friends and compete against other patrons. Ages 17 and up only. Registration is required by calling (225) 686-2436 or sign up online at www.mylpl.info.