THURSDAY

  • HAMMOND RECREATION DEPARTMENT CLASSES: 8:30 a.m., gym walking; 10 a.m., line dancing for intermediate and advanced dancers.

TEEN CLUB: 4 P.M., TANGIPAHOA PARISH LIBRARY PONCHATOULA BRANCH, 380 N. FIFTH ST., PONCHATOULA. (985) 386-6554. ALSO SEPT. 4.

  • AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEARTSAVER AED CPR CLASS: 5 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center, 15790 Paul Vega, M.D., Drive, Hammond. (985) 230-7777.
  • BOOK TALK: 6 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Hammond Branch, 314 E. Thomas St., Hammond. Participants will discuss “The Azaleas.” (985) 345-3909.

FRIDAY

  • COFFEE FRIDAY: 8 a.m., Amite Chamber of Commerce, 101 SE Central Ave. The chamber will host a networking event featuring coffee provided by Bill Hood Automotive. (985) 748-5537 or amitechamber.org.

HAMMOND RECREATION DEPARTMENT CLASSES: 8:30 A.M., GYM WALKING; 8:15 A.M. SENIOR EXERCISE; 9:15 A.M. BASIC LINE DANCING; 10:30 A.M. CRAFT SOCIAL.

HAMMOND CHAMBER OF COMMERCE GENERAL MEETING: 11:30 A.M., SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY’S STUDENT UNION, THIRD FLOOR, 303 TEXAS AVE., HAMMOND. COACH RON ROBERTS AND ATHLETIC DIRECTOR JAY ARTIGUES WILL DISCUSS THE FOOTBALL SEASON KICKOFF. REGISTRATION IS $25. TO REGISTER, EMAIL KATIE HUSSEY AT KHUSSEY@HAMMONDCHAMBER.ORG. HAMMONDCHAMBER.ORG.

SATURDAY

FARMERS MARKET: 8 A.M. TO NOON, WEST THOMAS STREET, DOWNTOWN HAMMOND. DDDHAMMOND.COM.

COMMUNITY MARKET: 8 A.M. TO NOON, CATHA PARK, DOWNTOWN AMITE. PATRONS CAN SHOP FOR HOMEMADE AND HOMEGROWN PRODUCTS. AMITECHAMBER.ORG.

CAR SWAP MEET: 9 A.M., INTERSTATE FLEA MARKET, 18080 S. INTERSTATE 12 SERVICE ROAD, HAMMOND. THE MARKET WILL HOLD A SWAP MEET WHERE PARTICIPANTS CAN SELL UNWANTED ITEMS OUT OF THEIR CARS. (985) 510-7355 OR I12FLEAMARKET.COM.

RECYCLE, REUSE, RE-CREATE DAY: 10 A.M., BACK PORCH OF THE HISTORIC TRAIN STATION, PONCHATOULA COUNTRY MARKET, 10 E. PINE ST., PONCHATOULA. THE PONCHATOULA COUNTRY MARKET AND THE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE WILL HOST THE CHILDREN’S EVENT TO TEACH THE IMPORTANCE OF RECYCLING. IT WILL INCLUDE SORTING GAMES AND CRAFTS USING RECYCLED MATERIALS. PONCHATOULACHAMBER.COM.

  • WII SATURDAY: 1 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Ponchatoula Branch. All ages are welcome to play games on the library’s Wii.

SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL GAME: 1 P.M., SLU STRAWBERRY STADIUM, NED MCGEHEE DRIVE, HAMMOND. THE SLU LIONS TAKE ON THE JACKSONVILLE UNIVERSITY DOLPHINS. TICKETS ARE $25. LIONSPORTS.NET/INDEX.ASPX.

TUESDAY

  • HAMMOND RECREATION DEPARTMENT CLASSES: 8:30 a.m., gym walking and basic computer class; 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., line dancing for intermediate and advanced dancers; 12:45 p.m., canasta (hand/foot).
  • MANGA CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Tangipahao Parish Library Amite Branch.
  • CONNECTION CLASSES: 5:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Amite Branch. Participants will learn about social media.

PRENATAL I CLASS: 6 P.M., NORTH OAKS DIAGNOSTIC CENTER. THE CLASS FOCUSES ON PREPARING THE HOME FOR A NEWBORN, PREGNANCY ANATOMY, TRUE AND FALSE LABOR, AND HOSPITAL PROCEDURES. (985) 230-7777.

WEDNESDAY

  • HAM’ND EGGS: 7:30 a.m., Columbia Theatre, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond. The Hammond Chamber of Commerce will hold its monthly morning networking event. Admission is free. hammondchamber.org.

HAMMOND RECREATION DEPARTMENT CLASSES: 8:30 A.M., GYM WALKING; 10 A.M., FRENCH; 10 A.M., SENIOR EXERCISE; 11 A.M., BASIC LINE DANCING.

  • ADULT BINGO: 10 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Amite Branch.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Loranger Branch, 19451 La. 40, Loranger. (985) 878-6224.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Loranger Branch.
  • AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEALTHCARE PROVIDER CPR: 5 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The CPR class is designed for health care providers and includes a lecture and demonstration. (985) 230-7777.

SEPT. 4

  • HAMMOND RECREATION DEPARTMENT CLASSES: 8:30 a.m., gym walking; 10 a.m., line dancing for intermediate and advanced dancers.
  • WHAT’S COOKING: 6:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Hammond Branch. Participants can trade recipes at the library.
  • MODERN LANGUAGE WITH LISTEN, EARTH AND WEST WITHOUT: 7:30 p.m., Ghost Light, Columbia Theatre, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond. The Modern Language is an indie rock band from Hammond. They will perform with Baton Rouge-based bands Listen, Earth, a hard rock band, and West Without, an alternative rock band. Tickets are $7. Doors will open at 7 p.m. columbiatheatre.org.