Senior line dance group The YaYas will perform at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Livingston Council on Aging, 949 Government Drive, Denham Springs. The group will dance in costume to Christmas favorites including “Feliz Navidad,” “Holly Jolly Christmas,” “Papa Noel” and “Little Saint Nick.”

Book babies

Parents may bring their children up to age 5 to the Watson Branch of Livingston Parish Library for a play date full of stories, music, games and more at 10:30 a.m. Friday. Call (225) 664-3963 for details.

Music in the Village

Enjoy carolers and the sounds of the season with Music in the Village on Saturday in the Denham Springs Historic Antique Village.

Dewey Decibels concerts

Livingston Parish Library’s band, The Dewey Decibels, will perform holiday favorites at 2 p.m. Monday at the Watson Branch and 10 a.m. Tuesday at the South Branch. There will be music, hot chocolate and pictures with Santa.

Teen and tween 3-D design

Kids and teens ages 8 to 18 interested in 3-D design can take an introductory course at the Main Branch of Livingston Parish Library at 3:30 p.m. Monday. A basic to moderate knowledge of computers is needed. Registration is required; call (225) 686-2436 or register at

‘Star Wars’: A New Program

A “Star Wars” movie kickoff party for ages 18 and older featuring giant Trivial Pursuit, stencil art and snacks will be held at 6 p.m. Monday at the Watson Branch of Livingston Parish Library. Registration is required; call (225) 664-3963 or visit

Jedi training

Jedi training for Padawans ages 6 to 11 will be held at the Albany-Springfield Branch of Livingston Parish Library at 2 p.m. Tuesday. Registration is required; call (225) 567-1441 or visit

Closed for Christmas

All branches of Livingston Parish Library will be closed Dec. 24-26 in observance of the Christmas holiday.

Photo exhibit scheduled

From Jan. 4-28, the Arts Council of Livingston Parish will host an exhibit by The Louisiana Photographic Society January at its gallery.

A reception will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 9 at the gallery, 133 Hummel St., Denham Springs. Presentations will begin at 11 a.m.

The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Visit or call (225) 664-1168 for information.

Children’s choir enrolling

Livingston Parish Children’s Choir is enrolling singers through Jan. 26 for its spring semester beginning Jan. 12. No auditions are needed.

LPCC has two treble choirs: Apprentice, for kindergarten through third grade, and Chorus, for third through ninth grades. Both choirs meet at New Covenant Church on Florida Boulevard in Denham Springs. Apprentice meets from 4:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m., and Chorus meets from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Registration forms can be downloaded at and mailed in or completed and paid online. Fee is $150 for the semester.

For information, call or text Barbara Walker at (225) 247-8555, or email

Contact Community Sections Editor Darlene Denstorff by phone, (225) 388-0215 or (225) 603-1998; or email,

Editor’s Note: This column was changed on Dec. 17 to correct the closure dates of the Livingston Parish Library branches.