THURSDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; computer class, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; volunteer appreciation potluck luncheon, 12:30 p.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center, 601 N. Coleman Ave., Hammond. (985) 277-5906.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch, 380 N. Fifth St. Also May 1.

TEEN CLUB: 4 P.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH. ALSO MAY 1.

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEARTSAVER AED CPR CLASS: 5 P.M., NORTH OAKS DIAGNOSTIC CENTER, 15790 PAUL VEGA, M.D. DRIVE, HAMMOND. THE CLASS INCORPORATES DEMONSTRATIONS OF THE AHA’S LIFESAVING TECHNIQUES FOR CHOKING, RESCUE BREATHING AND CPR FOR ADULTS, CHILDREN AND INFANTS. CALL (985) 230-7777.

FRIDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; craft social, 10 a.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. (985) 277-5906.

SATURDAY

  • FAMILY BINGO: 10 a.m., Loranger Library Branch, 19451 La. 40.
  • WII SATURDAY: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

MONDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; senior exercise, 10 a.m.; basic line dancing, 11 a.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.
  • FACILITY OPENING: 9 a.m., 15485 Club Deluxe Road, Hammond. Parish President Gordon Burgess will host the opening of the Planning, Permitting and Environmental Health Facility. The facility houses the state’s DHH-OPH Environmental Health Services for the parish and the Tangipahoa Parish Planning and Permitting Departments.
  • BOOK CIRCLE: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Loranger Branch Library. Participants can share in silent reading.
  • RECYCLE READS: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Loranger Branch Library. Pick up and drop off magazines, catalogs and more.
  • KNIT & CROCHET GROUP: 10 a.m., Amite Library Branch, 204 N.E. Central Ave. Participants will share patterns and learn new stitches.
  • KNITTING 101: 5 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

TUESDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; basic computer class, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; canasta, 1:15 p.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. (985) 277-5906.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m., Independence Library Branch, 290 S. Pine St. Preschoolers can listen to stories, songs, rhymes and more.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:45 p.m., Loranger Library Branch, 4:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library and Hammond Library branches.
  • OPTIMIZING SOCIAL MEDIA: 5:30 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Participants will learn how to connect to people and promote businesses, organizations and events.

WEDNESDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; senior exercise, 10 a.m., French class, 10 a.m.; line dancing, 11 a.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m., Loranger Library Branch.
  • HOMESCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 11 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Independence Library Branch. Children ages 7 to 12 can play games and activities, make crafts, watch movies and more. Refreshments will be provided.

MAY 1

  • CAR SEAT FITTING STATION: 8 a.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Child passenger safety seats can be installed by certified technicians. Appointment required. Call (985) 230-7777.