THURSDAY

  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch, 26941 La. 43, Hammond. (225) 567-1441.
  • MOVE WITH ME STORIES: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch, 23477 La. 444, Livingston. Stories and exercise for children. (225) 698-3015.
  • FAMILY COOKING CLASS: 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. Anne Milneck, owner of Red Stick Spice Company, will show patrons how to cook quinoa, a nutritious grain. Registration is required. (225) 664-3963.
  • HENNA BODY ART: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Henna is a natural, pastelike dye used for temporary tattoos. Registration is required.
  • “THE PIT AND THE PENDULUM”: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. Patrons will watch the classic film based on Edgar Allen Poe’s poem while making pendulum paintings. Registration is required.
  • SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST WORKSHOP: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. Jonathan Pinckard, of Louisiana School of Bushcraft, will teach basic wilderness skills, such as fire building. Registration is required. (225) 686-2436.
  • COFFEE & CANVAS: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Participants will learn basic painting techniques. Registration is required.
  • KLIEBERT’S ALLIGATORS: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. Patrons can see alligators, nutria, turtles and more courtesy of Kliebert’s Alligator Farm in Ponchatoula. (225) 665-8118.

FRIDAY

  • WORD BASICS: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch.

SATURDAY

  • CANCER SUMMER BASH: Laguna Beach Volleyball, 8026 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs. Teams of four will compete in a volleyball tournament to benefit the American Cancer Society. The event will feature music by JJ Cat and the Wicked Garden, door prizes and a grand prize for the winning team. Registration is $75. Call (225) 938-1156 or email pardue.anna@yahoo.com to get more details.
  • FARMER’S MARKET: 7 a.m., corner of Florida and Hummell streets, Denham Springs. denham springsfarmersmarket.com.
  • BLOOD DONATION: 9 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The Ochsner Blood Bank will visit the branch for donations. Those interested are asked to bring a picture ID and eat a healthy meal before donating. In exchange, donors will receive a free T-shirt. Call the branch for more details.
  • COFFEE & CANVAS: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Registration is required.
  • BASIC PAPER BEAD MAKING: 10 a.m., Arts Council of Livingston Parish, 133 Hummell St., Denham Springs. The art class is free and will be taught by Cherie Ducote-Breaux. All supplies will be provided. Registration is required. (225) 664-1168 or artslivingston.org.
  • BACK TO SCHOOL GIVEAWAY: 11 a.m., Satsuma Baptist Church, 29880 S. Satsuma Road, Livingston. Each child who attends will reeive a backpack filled with school supplies. The event will also include food, games, and a drawing for a door prize. (225) 686-2563.
  • SCIENCE SATURDAY: 1 p.m., LIGO Livingston Observatory, 19100 LIGO Lane, Livingston. The topic for the monthly science program will be “Sounds Like Science,” which will focus on the physics of sound. Admission is free. (225) 686-3173 or ligo-la.caltech.edu.
  • TEEN ANIME CLUB: 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Participants will learn about Japanese culture.
  • GRAND COUNTRY JUNCTION CONCERT: 7 p.m., Suma Crossing Theatre, just north of Interstate 12, Satsuma. Jim Hawthorne, “The Voice of the LSU Tigers,” will host the new show. (225) 567-3516 or grandcountryjunction.com.

SUNDAY

  • GEEK GUILD: 3 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The club discusses fantasy, sci-fi and more.

MONDAY

  • BABY AND TODDLER STORY TIME: 9:45 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • PRESCHOOL STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • ESL CLASS: 4:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. The English class is for non-English speakers.

TUESDAY

  • BABY AND TODDLER STORY TIME: 9:45 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch.
  • MULTIAGE STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • OCHSNER HEALTH CENTER RIBBON CUTTING: 11:30 a.m., Ochsner Health Center-Denham Springs South, 139 Veterans Blvd., Denham Springs. livingstonparishchamber.org.
  • BEGINNERS OIL PAINTING: 1 p.m., Arts Council of Livingston Parish. Students will learn how to paint a pelican. The cost is $20 for ACLP members and $25 for guests. Supplies are not included, but for a $10 fee ACLP will provide the supplies. Call to register.
  • “SNOW WHITE”: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch and Albany-Springfield Branch. The Tri-Parish Ballet will perform the fairy tale.
  • CRASH, BOOM, BANG: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Children, ages 6-11, will learn about natural science through experiments. Registration is required.
  • MINECRAFT WORKSHOP: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson Branch. Children, ages 8-11, will create Minecraft-related activites and learn about caves and mines. Registration is required.
  • “THE PIT AND THE PENDULUM”: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch. Registration is required.
  • “OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL”: 5 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Teens are invited.

WEDNESDAY

  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library South and Main branches.
  • “SNOW WHITE”: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch; and 2 p.m., Watson Branch.
  • TURTLE POWER: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Children, ages 6-11, are invited to watch “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” while eating pizza. Registration is required.

JULY 24

  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch.
  • QUILTING BASICS: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Patrons must bring scissors, needle, thread and thimble while the branch will provide the fabric. Registration is required.
  • “SNOW WHITE”: 10 a.m., Livingston Parish Library South Branch.
  • TURTLE POWER: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main Branch. Registration is required.
  • LIFE-SIZE PAC-MAN: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Teens can play a life-size version of Pac-Man.
  • HENNA BODY ART: 2 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Registration is required.
  • SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST WORKSHOP: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker Branch.
  • INTRO TO 3-D PRINTING: 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Branch. Basic computer skills are required for this class.
  • DINNER THEATRE: 7 p.m., Live Oak United Methodist Church, 34890 La. 16, Watson. The Livingston Parish Children’s Choir will present its annual Dinner Theatre, featuring food from Chef Dawn Rush, music from Robert Reynolds and his 10-piece band, and the comedy “A Pretty Handsome Tale,” written by Dinah Toups. Tickets are $26 per person, $200 per early bird table and $500 per sponsorship table. For tickets, call (225) 247-8555 or visit http://www.lpccsing.org/">lpccsing.org.