THURSDAY

  • LIVINGSTON BOARD OF REALTORS FORECAST: 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Suma Community Hall Center 28975 S. Satsuma Road, Livingston. Join hundreds of real estate professionals at the inaugural Livingston Parish Real Estate Forecast. Tickets are $40 in advance, $45 at the door.

WATSON SUNNY-SIDE UP INSPIRATIONAL BOOK CLUB: 10 A.M. TO 11 A.M., WATSON BRANCH LIBRARY.

STORY TIME: 10 A.M., ALBANY-SPRINGFIELD BRANCH LIBRARY. STORY TIMES FOR BABIES, TODDLERS AND PRESCHOOLERS FOCUS ON DEVELOPING EARLY LITERACY SKILLS.

ADULT BOOK CLUB: 10:30 A.M. TO NOON, MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY. READ BOTH FICTION AND NONFICTION THAT IS INTERESTING IN OUR MODERN WORLD.

ARTBOTS: 5:30 P.M., DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH LIBRARY. AGES 6-11 ARE INVITED TO DESIGN ART ROBOTS, CREATE MARKERS AND LEARN THE SCIENCE BEHIND COLOR.

ZENTANGLE DRAWING: 5:30 P.M., SOUTH BRANCH LIBRARY. AGES 12-18 WILL LEARN THE METHOD OF PEN STROKE PATTERNING WITHIN OVERLAPPING CIRCLES.

  • INTRO TO 3-D DESIGN: 6 p.m., Main Branch Library. You will explore a free, easy-to-use 3D design software.
  • VIDEO GAMING FOR ADULTS: 6 p.m., Main Branch Library. Bring your friends and compete against other patrons. For ages 17 and up only.
  • SPINE TINGLERS BOOK CLUB: 6 p.m., Watson Branch Library.

FRIDAY

  • CHAMBER’S EDUCATION COMMITTEE MEETING: 8 a.m., Chamber Office Conference Room, 248 Veterans Blvd., Denham Springs.

ADULT GAMING SCRABBLE: 11 A.M. TO 12 P.M., ALBANY-SPRINGFIELD BRANCH LIBRARY, 26941 LA. 43 HAMMOND.

  • 9/11 “CRY OUT AMERICA”: 11:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m., Livingston Parish Council Chambers, 20355 Government Blvd., Livingston.
  • MIX AND MINGLE: 5:30 p.m., Live Oak High School, 36079 La. 16, Denham Springs.

SATURDAY

  • V. WATTS TRADE DAYS: 8 a.m., V Watts Furniture, 13060 Florida Blvd., Livingston.
  • WALKER HIGH CAR SHOW: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Walker High School, 12646 Burgess Ave., Walker. Walker High School ambassadors will host a car show. $25 per car and categories include Classic, Show Truck, 4x4 Trucks, Hot Rod, Muscle and Rat Rod.
  • SPRINGFIELD FFA COOK-OFF: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fayard’s Field, 24980 Fayard Road, Holden. Entry fee is $10 for any entree.
  • FOURTH ANNUAL CHIASSON’S BBQ COOKOFF: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Lagniappe Restaurant, 30161 La. 22, Springfield. Entry fee $50. Sponsorships $150 with company banner display and two wrist bands. $10 for all you can eat at 1 p.m. food, music, car show, space walk, water slide, face painting and more.
  • MISS ALBANY PAGEANT: 11 a.m., Albany High School, 29700 Hornet Lane, Albany.
  • CARTER HOUSE OPEN HOUSE: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Carter House, 30326 Carter Cemetery Road, Springfield. Tours will be given at the open house, along with some of its history.

SUNDAY

  • STOP MOTION ANIMATION: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.

CASA PLAYHOUSE PARTY SUNDRESSES & SHRIMP BOOTS: 2 P.M. TO 5 P.M., THE BERRY BARN AT LIUZZA FARMS, 56457 HOLDEN CIRCLE, AMITE CITY. THE KICK-OFF PARTY FOR CHILD ADVOCACY SERVICES.

MONDAY

  • BABY AND TODDLER STORY TIME: 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Story times for babies, toddlers and preschoolers focus on developing early literacy skills.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Story times for babies, toddlers and preschoolers focus on developing early literacy skills.
  • 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.
  • ADULT COLORING: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Watson Branch Library.
  • HEBREW CLASSES: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., King’s Harvest Fellowship Church, 9360 Florida Blvd., Walker. Eight-week course for learning Hebrew.

TUESDAY

  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Story times for babies, toddlers and preschoolers focus on developing early literacy skills.
  • INTERNET BASICS: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Students will learn how to open and use a web browser, how to read a URL and how to navigate from website to website.
  • YOUNG WRITERS CLUB: 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Open to anyone between the ages of 10-17.
  • ZENTANGLE DRAWING: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Watson Branch Library. Teens ages 12-18 will learn the method of pen stroke patterning within overlapping circles. Registration is required.
  • ARTBOTS: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch. Create your own markers and learn the science behind color. Registration is required.
  • BANNED BOOKS WEEK: Craft and Watch: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Main Branch Library. Celebrate Banned Books Week by watching a movie based on one of the most frequently challenged books of 2014 and making crafts from old books and the covers of frequently banned books.
  • ECLECTIC BOOK CLUB: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Read both fiction and nonfiction books in a variety of genres.

WEDNESDAY

  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Main Branch Library. Story times for babies, toddlers and preschoolers focus on developing early literacy skills.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Watson Branch Library. Story times for babies, toddlers and preschoolers focus on developing early literacy skills.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., South Branch Library. Story times for babies, toddlers and preschoolers focus on developing early literacy skills.
  • UKULELE FOR BEGINNERS: 11 a.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.

SEPT. 17

  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library. Story times for babies, toddlers and preschoolers focus on developing early literacy skills.
  • TEEN ANIME CLUB: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Watson Branch Library. Discuss anime and manga while learning about Japanese culture.
  • MUSIC STORY TIME & PUPPETS: 6 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. A night of stories and music that will appeal to all ages. Event will include stories read aloud, a puppet show and plenty of musical instruments for kids to explore and play.