THURSDAY

  • CHAMBER’S AMBASSADOR COMMITTEE MEETING: 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.
  • SIT AND SEW: 3:30 p.m., Main Branch Library.
  • KELLER WILLIAMS/RIBBON CUTTING: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Keller Williams, 291 Veterans Blvd., Denham Springs.
  • YOUNG WRITERS CLUB: 5 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Open to anyone between the ages of 10 and 17. The goal of the club is to write for both publication and performance.
  • MUSIC CLUB: 6 p.m., Main Branch Library. Bring your own instruments, or play our on-hand, guitar, bass, ukulele, accordion or drum set.
  • WRITER’S CIRCLE: 6:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch.

FRIDAY

  • MASQUERADE BALL: 6 p.m., The Way Church of Denham Springs, 9270 Cockerham Road, Denham Springs.

SATURDAY

  • OLD SOUTH JAMBOREE: all day, Old South Jamboree, 9554 Florida Blvd., Walker. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for kids 6 to12 and free for kids under 6.
  • BELK FALL CHARITY SALE: 6 a.m. to 10 a.m., Historic Carter House, 30325 Carter Cemetery Road, Springfield. Historic Carter House Society Inc. will sell tickets to the Belk Charity Private Sale. Tickets are $5. HCHS will use the proceeds toward restoration work on the Carter House.Email HCHS at carterhousesociety@gmail.com or call (225) 747-0660. Tickets also be sold at Patenotte Pool Store, 207 Market St., Hammond.
  • DENHAM SPRINGS FARMER’S MARKET: 7 a.m. to noon, New Covenant Church, 215 Florida Ave. S.E., Denham Springs.
  • LIVINGSTON PARISH BOOK FESTIVAL: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Main Branch Library. Bring your family and help celebrate books, literacy, music and Livingston Parish. All other branches will be closed.
  • WALKER VETERANS PARADE: 1 p.m., Walker High School, 12646 Burgess Ave., Walker. Parade will take the traditional route leaving Walker High School and traveling toward La. 447 then down Florida Boulevard to Palmetto and back to Walker High School. Anyone interested in participating should submit an entry form to the City of Walker, 10136 Florida Blvd., Walker. There is no fee to be in the parade. Visit www.walker.la.us or contact the City of Walker at (225) 665-4356 for complete parade route details.
  • VETERANS CELEBRATION: 4 p.m., Head of Island First Baptist Church, 19114 La. 22, Maurepas. Community wide celebration honoring all veterans. Enjoy door prizes, special music, and jambalaya.

SUNDAY

  • USO VETERAN’S DAY: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch. The Spotlight Theater Players, an acting troupe from Denham Springs, will present “The Night The Clock Struck Twelve.” The show will be a 1940s style radio thriller filled with mishaps and fun.
  • DENHAM SPRINGS METHODIST FALL FESTIVAL: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., 316 N.W. Centerville St., Denham Springs. Hayrides, face painting, crafts, games, inflatables and treats.

MONDAY

  • FOOD AND GIFTS FOR NEEDY: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 865 Hatchell Lane, Denham Springs. St. Vincent de Paul offering Thanksgiving and Christmas food baskets and gift program for the needy. To apply, attend screening at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. First come, first served for 160 Thanksgiving or Christmas food baskets and/or gifts for 120 families. Those applying for gift program, for kids 12 and under, must have custody and bring birth certificate and/or Social Security card for each child. Picture ID, power bill, rent receipt (or mortgage statement for address in your name) and proof of income (or food stamp report) for all in household.
  • BABY AND TODDLER STORY TIME: 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • POWERPOINT BASICS: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Students will learn the basic features of PowerPoint such as creating slides, editing slide information and playing a finished presentation.

TUESDAY

  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • WORD BASICS: 2 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch. Students will learn the basic features of Word and how to type and format documents.
  • 80S NIGHT: 5:30 p.m., Watson Branch Library. A radical 80s night filled with music, arcade games, trivia, a cereal bar and more.
  • SNOOPY’S SPECIAL DAY: 5:30 p.m., South Branch Library. Make some crafts and play a game before eating popcorn while watching the movie, “Snoopy’s Getting Married, Charlie Brown.” Program will end with a dog bone piñata full of treats.
  • TEEN ADVISORY BOARD MEETING: 6 p.m., Main Branch Library.
  • CHILDREN’S DRAWING AND PAINTING ART CLASSES: 6 p.m., South Live Oak Elementary, 8400 Cecil Drive, Watson. Open to students enrolled in grades 2-6.

WEDNESDAY

  • SMALL BUSINESS CONSULTING: 9 a.m., Main Branch Library. Receive private, one-hour consulting sessions in areas including business plans, advertising plans, inventory control, financial projections and cost analysis.
  • UNWIND WEDNESDAY COLORING AND COFFEE: 10 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Main Branch Library.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Watson Branch Library.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., South Branch Library.
  • YULETIDE UKULELE: 5 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. A six-week course for teens is designed to teach the basics of how to play a ukulele.

NOV. 12

  • SUNNY-SIDE UP INSPIRATIONAL BOOK CLUB: 10 a.m., Watson Branch Library. Read uplifting fiction and sometimes nonfiction that generates discussion among its diverse members.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.
  • ADULT BOOK CLUB: 10:30 a.m., Main Branch Library.
  • STOP MOTION ANIMATION: 5:30 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library. Learn the magic of stop animation using free apps and library iPads, and create original stories with props. Final products published on the library’s YouTube channel. Space is limited so registration is required.
  • 80S NIGHT: 6 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. A radical 80s night filled with music, arcade games, trivia and a cereal bar.
  • VIDEO GAMING FOR ADULTS: 6 p.m., Main Branch Library. Refreshments will be provided. Registration is required.
  • SPINE TINGLERS BOOK CLUB: 6 p.m., Watson Branch Library.