THURSDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m., and line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center, 601 N. Coleman Ave., Hammond. Call (985) 277-5906.

STORYTIME: 10:30 A.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH, 380 N. FIFTH ST.

BOOK LOVERS TALK TIME: 11 A.M., LORANGER LIBRARY BRANCH, 19451 LA. 40.

TEEN CLUB: 4 P.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH.

FRIDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; senior exercise, 8:15 a.m.; basic line dancing, 9:15 a.m.; craft social, 10:15 a.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.

SATURDAY

  • FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, West Thomas Street, Hammond. The market will be in the Downtown Development District. Local produce and crafts will be available. Call (985) 277-5680.
  • ARTS & CRAFTS MARKET: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Downtown Development District, Hammond. Call (985) 277-5680.
  • THE ITALIAN FESTIVAL PAGEANT: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Student Union Theater, Southeastern Louisiana University. Call (985) 974-4900 or www.theitalianfestival.org.
  • WII SATURDAY: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

REIMERS VARIETY MUSIC SHOW: 6:30 P.M. TO 9 P.M., REIMERS AUDITORIUM, 305 E. CHARLES ST., HAMMOND. THE SHOW INCLUDES A VARIETY OF MUSIC. ADMISSION IS FREE. DONATIONS ARE ACCEPTED. CALL (985) 974-1100 OR TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORWWW.FREEWEBS.COM/REIMERSMUSICALTHEATER.

MONDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; senior exercise, 10 a.m.; basic line dancing, 11 a.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.

KNIT & CROCHET GROUP: 10 A.M., AMITE LIBRARY BRANCH, 204 N.E. CENTRAL AVE. PARTICIPANTS WILL SHARE PATTERNS AND LEARN NEW STITCHES.

  • KNITTING 101: 5 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

TUESDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; canasta, 1:15 p.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.

STORYTIME: 10:30 A.M., INDEPENDENCE LIBRARY BRANCH, 290 S. PINE ST. PRESCHOOLERS CAN LISTEN TO STORIES, SONGS, RHYMES AND MORE.

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP: 3 P.M. TO 4 P.M., NORTH OAKS DIAGNOSTIC CENTER, 15790 PAUL VEGA, M.D. DRIVE, HAMMOND. THE SUPPORT GROUP IS FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DIABETES, ALONG WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS. CALL (985) 230-7777.

  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:45 p.m., Loranger Library Branch; 4:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT: 5:30 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Refreshments will be provided.
  • PRENATAL II CLASS - LABOR & DELIVERY: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class focuses on anesthesia, the four stages of labor and delivery, and vaginal and cesarean births.

WEDNESDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; senior exercise, 10 a.m., French class, 10 a.m.; line dancing, 11 a.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.

STORYTIME: 10:30 A.M., LORANGER LIBRARY BRANCH.

  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Independence Library Branch. Children ages 7 to 12 can play games and activities, make crafts, watch movies and more. Refreshments will be provided.
  • EVENING SHOW: 5:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch. Watch a movie.
  • HAMMOND DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT MEETING: 7:30 p.m., Louis Tallo City Council Chambers, 2 West Thomas St., Hammond. The board of directors will meet. The meeting is open to the public.

MAY 15

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.