Denham Springs High School’s Jackets Against Destructive Decisions will host the annual Breakfast with Santa from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 5 at the DSHS cafeteria.

Children ages 3 to 12 will enjoy breakfast with a visit from Santa, who will take a picture with each child. Crafts and holiday safety activities also will be featured.

Children will need to provide their own bag lunch. JADD will provide breakfast, snacks and craft supplies.

Space is limited. Cost is $20 with a $5 discount for siblings. Registration forms and fees are due by Wednesday to the DSHS front office or can be mailed to Denham Springs High School, Breakfast with Santa, 1000 N. Range Ave., Denham Springs, LA 70726.

Walker parade ready to roll

The city of Walker’s annual Christmas parade is set to roll at 6 p.m. Dec. 5.

The parade starts at Walker High School, travels down Burgess Avenue, then onto La. 447 North and ends at Sidney Hutchinson Park.

To register or for information, call (225) 665-4356.

Wrapping up NaNoWriMo

The Denham Springs-Walker Branch of Livingston Parish Library will hold its final National Novel Writing Month Write-in of 2015 from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sunday.

Teen Advisory Board

The Teen Advisory Board for the Watson Branch of Livingston Parish Library will meet from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Board volunteers suggest programs you would like to see, volunteer at the branch, and help choose books for the library’s young adult sections.

Teen Anime Club

The Teen Anime Club of Livingston Parish Library’s Main Branch meets from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. The club is open to anime and manga fans in grades 7-11.

Chess at the library

Chess players ages 12 and older are welcome at the Denham Springs-Walker Branch of Livingston Parish Library at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Meet new people, play a few matches, brush up on your skills or learn the basics.

All skill levels are welcome.

Registration is required; sign up online at

Fun holiday wreaths

Adults can learn to create a festive holiday wreath out of Smart-Fab fabric from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3 at the Albany-Springfield Branch of Livingston Parish Library. Supplies will be furnished along with holiday music and hot chocolate.

Registration is required. Visit to save your seat.

Libraries closed

Remember, all branches of Livingston Parish Library are closed Thursday and Friday in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Author talk

Louisiana’s own David Armand, award-winning author of “The Pugilist’s Wife,” will talk about writing and publishing novels from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3 at the Denham Springs-Walker Branch of Livingston Parish Library.

This program is for adults. Call (225) 665-8118 for details.

Contact Community Sections Editor Darlene Denstorff by phone, (225) 388-0215 or (225) 603-1998; or email,