THURSDAY

  • DEWEY DECIBELS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Main Branch Library, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. Superhero-themed, originals and popular music. All ages.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library, 26941 La. 43, Hammond. Designed to reach and teach a multi-age audience from babies to age 5.
  • SUPERHERO MYSTERY: 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library. Upon arrival, patrons will receive a costume and a character description with secrets only revealed to the character. Help the library staff solve this baffling superhero mystery. Registration is required.

KEEPING IT REAL LAUNCH PARTY AND RIBBON CUTTING: 5 P.M. TO 7 P.M., 8369 FLORIDA BLVD., SUITE 4, DENHAM SPRINGS. ADOOROFHOPELA.COM

  • BOOKIES BOOK CLUB: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., South Branch Library, 23477 La. 444, Livingston. Each month, the book club hosts a gathering with refreshments and sometimes costumes based on the book they are reading. For information, call (225) 698-3015.
  • DEWEY DECIBELS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. Superhero-themed, originals and popular music. All ages.

FC GALAXY SOCCER MEETING: 6 P.M. TO 7:30 P.M., WATSON BRANCH LIBRARY, 36581 OUTBACK ROAD. FOR PARENTS TO RECEIVE INFORMATION ABOUT UP COMING SOCCER EVENTS.

FRIDAY

  • SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION: 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce, 248 Veterans Blvd., Denham Springs. Karen Demaree talks about marketing a business with search engine optimization through Google, social media and the web. Free.
  • EXCEL BASICS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Main Branch Library.
  • RIBBON CUTTING: noon, The Mane Attraction Salon and Boutique, 34619 La. 16, Watson.

END OF SUMMER TEEN TIME: 2 P.M. TO 4 P.M., DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH LIBRARY. JOIN IN A SUPERHERO TRIVIA GAME, CRAFTS, ACTIVITIES AND OTHER GAMES. AGES 12-18.

  • WATSON YOUTH RALLY: 7:30 p.m., Pentecostals of Watson, 34639 La. 16. Invite youth to “Souled Out Youth Rally” with guest speaker, Bro. Dustin Howard. Pizza Place and Linda’s will be open late for those attending to eat and fellowship after service. For more information, call (225) 664-1970 or visit pow4christ.com.

SATURDAY

  • FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m. to noon, Florida Avenue and Hummell Street, Denham Springs.
  • SCIENCE SATURDAY: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Watson Branch Library. Discover the electric potential of everyone’s favorite star. Joule Energy will show how the sun can be used to power everything from small devices to an entire home. Ages 5-11.
  • OLD SOUTH JAMBOREE: 5:30 p.m., Old South Jamboree, 9554 Florida Blvd., Walker. Features Carlton Jones and His Red Hot Country Band every first and third Saturday of the month. Jones plays guitar and sings, and the other members of the band include some area musicians Randy Blackwell, Robert Reynolds, Kelly Kemp, Jeremy Downey, Eddie Warren, and Larry and Maxine Whitfield. (225) 936-0349.

NAIL POLISH JEWELRY MAKING: 10 A.M. TO NOON, ARTS COUNCIL OF LIVINGSTON PARISH, 133 HUMMELL ST., DENHAM SPRINGS. PARTICIPANTS WILL MAKE A NECKLACE AND EARRING SET. ADDITIONAL SETS AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE, $10 EACH. $20 OR $15 FOR ACLP MEMBERS. SUPPLIES ARE INCLUDED. TO REGISTER, CALL (225) 664-1168.

  • GRAND OPENING: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., The Mane Attraction Salon and Boutique, 34619 La. 16, Watson.
  • THE WILSONS: 6:30 p.m., New Beginnings Baptist Church, 7815 White St., Walker. For information, call Bro. Charles Ray Smith at (225) 445-4927.

SUNDAY

  • THE WILSONS: 10 a.m., New Beginnings Baptist Church, 7815 White St., Walker. For information, call Bro. Charles Ray Smith at (225) 445-4927.
  • BACK PACK GIVE-AWAY: 11 a.m., Satsuma Baptist Church, 29880 S. Satsuma Road, Livingston. Will give away 120 back packs for local school children. Children must be present to receive backpack. There also will be jambalaya, sno-balls, cotton candy, games and door prizes. For information, call (225) 686-2563.
  • BELK MODEL SEARCH CONTEST/KIDFEST: noon to 3 p.m., Juban Crossing, 10075 Crossing Way, Suite 600, Denham Springs. Food, fun and fashion. Bring a favorite picture of your child. Ages 5-10. The winners will be hand-selected by Belk and Directions, a national modeling agency, with the opportunity to be in a Belk catalogue. All entries must be submitted at the store during the Kidfest event.

MONDAY

  • ADULT BOOK CLUB: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.
  • CHILDREN’S WATERCOLOR FUN: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Arts Council of Livingston Parish, 133 Hummell St., Denham Springs. Students will explore the different elements of color and learn different painting techniques. Dry brushing and splatter painting. Students will also paint a still life composed of their favorite action figure/toy or teacher’s choice. Grades first through third. $30 or $25 for ACLP members. Students should bring 1 to 3 of their favorite action figures/toys. To register, call (225) 664-1168.
  • COMPUTER BASICS: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Ages 12 and up.

TUESDAY

  • ONE ON ONE TECHNOLOGY: 10 a.m. to noon, Watson Branch Library.
  • WORD BASICS: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Students will learn the basic features of Word and how to type and format documents.
  • FRUIT SUSHI BENTO BOXES: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Main Branch Library. Learn how to prepare delicious fruit sushi and arrange them in decorative bento boxes. All sushi will be fish free. Watch some anime while you do this.

CHESS AT THE LIBRARY: 6 P.M. TO 7 P.M., DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH LIBRARY. MEET NEW PEOPLE, PLAY A FEW MATCHES, BRUSH UP OR LEARN THE BASICS. ALL SKILL LEVELS ARE WELCOME.

WEDNESDAY

  • COMPUTER BASICS: 10 a.m. to noon, Albany-Springfield Branch Library. This class is for those that have little to no experience with computers. Turning on the computer, using the keyboard and mouse and basic computer terms are covered. Ages 12 and up.
  • ONE ON ONE TECH HELP: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., South Branch Library.

AUG. 6

  • CHAMBER’S AMBASSADOR COMMITTEE MEETING: 8:30 a.m., Chamber Office Conference Room, 248 Veterans Blvd., Denham Springs.
  • YOUNG WRITERS CLUB: 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. The goal of the club is to write for both publication and performance. Ages 10-18.
  • MUSIC CLUB: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Main Branch Library. Bring your own instruments, or play our on-hand, guitar, bass, ukulele, accordion or drum set. Work together to learn one song a month.
  • WRITER’S CIRCLE: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. The group provides a forum for sharing writing, a venue for learning more about the writing craft and more.