THURSDAY

  • BOOK BABIES: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Watson Library Branch, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. Book Babies is a new monthly program for ages 2 and under.
  • WATSON TEEN ANIME CLUB: 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Watson Library Branch. Meetings include previews of anime, manga, crafts, fan art, and more.
  • DEWEY DECIBELS CONCERTS : 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker Branch, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. Patrons can sing along to Christmas songs with Livingston Parish Library’s own band, the Dewey Decibels.

FRIDAY

  • BOOK BINGO: 11 a.m, Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield Library Branch, 26941 La. 43, Hammond. Patrons can win books and other library prizes. For more information, call (225) 567-1441
  • COMPUTER BASICS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library, Main Branch, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. This class is for those that have little to no experience with computers. Patrons can learn how to turn a computer on, use the keyboard and mouse, and basic computer. For ages 12 and up.

SATURDAY

  • FRENCH SETTLEMENT PARADE: Noon, The French Settlement Volunteer Fire Department parade will start at the Moonlight Inn parking lot at noon on Dec. 20 and will travel down La. 16 to French Settlement Elementary School. Applications are available at French Settlement Town Hall. For more information, call (225) 698-6100.
  • GRAND COUNTRY JUNCTION: All day, Suma Crossing Theatre, 17701 Suma Lake Drive. For more information regarding Grand Country Junction, contact Junction Director Greg Sullivan, at (225) 567-3516 or (985) 507-9432.
  • LIGO FREE TOURS: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., LIGO Science Education Center, 19100 LIGO Lane, Livingston. Group tours, a presentation, and Einstein’s Messengers will also be available. LIGO SEC’s Science Saturday is free.

SUNDAY

  • TEEN ANIME CLUB: 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Discuss anime and manga while learning about Japanese culture. For ages 12-18.
  • MAUREPAS CHRISTMAS PARADE : 2 p.m., The Fire District 9 Christmas parade in Maurepas will start at the new Kevin’s on Homeport Drive and will travel to La. 22 then to Maurepas High School. No registration required. For more information, call (225) 695-6336.
  • GEEK GUILD: 3 p.m., The Denham Springs-Walker branch, Enjoy fantasy, sci-fi, superheroes and anime. The event will feature board games and video games. For more information, call (225) 665-8118.

MONDAY

  • FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT: 5:30 p.m., Watson Library. Patrons can enjoy a classic holiday movie featuring everyone’s favorite red-nosed reindeer. Hot chocolate and popcorn will be served.

DEWEY DECIBELS CHRISTMAS SING-ALONG: 2 P.M. TO 3 P.M., SOUTH BRANCH. PATRONS CAN SING-ALONG TO CHRISTMAS SONGS WITH THE LIBRARY’S OWN BAND, THE DEWEY DECIBELS. THE EVENT IS FOR ALL AGES.

TUESDAY

  • TEEN ADVISORY BOARD: 6 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Library. For more information, call (225) 665-8118.
  • ONE-ON-ONE TECH HELP: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., South Branch. Patrons will receive a 30-minute session with a library staff member who will walk them through the steps to reach their goal. Patrons should call to set up an appointment, and have a clear goal for what they’d like to accomplish during their session, and should bring in any device that they need help with. For ages 18 and up.

WEDNESDAY

  • CHRISTMAS EVE (CLOSURE): All Livingston Parish Library branches will be closed in observance of Christmas Eve and Christmas day. Regular operating hours will resume Friday.
  • WILLOWS WINTER WONDERLAND: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., The Willows Subdivision, 1457 Weeping Willow, Denham Springs. The Willows Winter Wonderland is now open for visitors. There is no charge to walk through, but there is a donation box for St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Santa will be at the wonderland from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.