THURSDAY

  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield branch, 26941 La. 43, Hammond. Storytime for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The event features stories read aloud, songs, finger plays, puppets and crafts.

CREATIVE AGING ACTING CLASS FOR SENIORS: 10 A.M. TO 11:30 A.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH, 8101 U.S. 190, DENHAM SPRINGS. THE EIGHT-SESSION CLASS IS FOR THOSE AGES 55 AND OLDER WITH ALL LEVELS OF EXPERIENCE AND PHYSICAL ABILITY, FROM COMPLETE BEGINNERS READY TO TRY ACTING FOR THE FIRST TIME TO SEASONED AMATEUR ACTORS LOOKING TO IMPROVE THEIR CRAFT. CALL (225) 665-8118.

ONE-ON-ONE TECH HELP: 5 P.M. TO 7 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY ALBANY-SPRINGFIELD BRANCH. THE 30-MINUTE CLASS SESSIONS ARE FOR INDIVIDUALS TO LEARN TO USE TABLETS AND SMARTPHONES, SET UP EMAIL ADDRESSES OR SIGN UP FOR SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS. AN APPOINTMENT IS REQUIRED. CALL (225) 567-1441.

INTERMEDIATE 3-D DESIGN: 6 P.M. TO 7 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY MAIN BRANCH, 20390 IOWA ST., LIVINGSTON. PARTICIPANTS MUST HAVE A BASIC TO MODERATE KNOWLEDGE OF COMPUTERS BEFORE TAKING THE COURSE.

  • ELEPHANT AND PIGGIE PARTY AND PUPPET SHOW: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. The event will feature a puppet show, dress-up and ice cream making activities. The program is for children ages 3 to 8.

TEEN MOVIE AND CRAFT: 6 P.M. TO 8 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY WATSON BRANCH, 36581 OUTBACK ROAD, DENHAM SPRINGS. PARTICIPANTS WILL BE TAUGHT TO CREATE TANGLE-FREE HEADPHONES. HEADPHONES AND REFRESHMENTS WILL BE PROVIDED AND A PG MOVIE WILL BE SHOWN.

FRIDAY

  • WALKER CLEAN-UP DAY: All day, city of Walker. Three open-top dumpsters will be available at City Hall, 10136 Florida Blvd., and at Sidney Hutchinson Park, 30500 Corbin Ave. Residents may dispose of bulky wood waste, old building materials, furniture, trash, paper, aluminum cans and household waste. Residents are asked not to dispose of paint cans, aerosol cans, appliances or tires. Call City Hall at (225) 665-4356 with any questions. The event also will be held on Saturday and Sunday.

INTERNET BASICS: 10 A.M. TO 11 A.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY MAIN BRANCH. PARTICIPANTS WILL BE TAUGHT HOW TO OPEN AND USE A WEB BROWSER, READ A URL AND NAVIGATE WEBSITES.

SATURDAY

  • FARMER’S MARKET: 7 a.m. to 11:55 a.m., 215 Florida Blvd., at the corner of Florida and Hummell streets, Denham Springs. Call (225) 505-3993 or visit www.denhamspringsfarmersmarket.com.
  • GIRLS JUNIORS VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT: 9 a.m., Laguna Beach Volleyball Complex, 8026 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs.
  • ALBANY CRAFT SHOW: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., The Albany Early Learning Center, 30220 La. 43, Albany. The Livingston Parish Library will present puppet shows, crafts and issue library cards. “Dr. Magic” will entertain children. The event will feature face painting, snowballs, food and more. Call (225) 567-2084.
  • PARACORD BRACELETS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Livingston Parish Library South branch, 23477 La. 444, Livingston. Participants will be taught to create paracord bracelets out of parachute cords. The bracelets were originally used by soldiers as an easy way to carry extra cord in case of emergency, organizers said.
  • SPIRALING, ROTATING AND SPINNING: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Livingston Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory Science Education Center, 19100 Ligo Road, Walker. Visitors will learn the cause and effect of tidal actions, and discover why these actions are important to the shaping of the universe. Admission is free. Call (225) 686-3173 or www.ligo-la.caltech.edu/SEC.html.
  • TEEN ANIME CLUB: 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker branch. The club, for children in grades seven through 12, discusses anime and manga while learning about Japanese culture.

SUNDAY

  • BOYS JUNIORS VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT: 9 a.m., Laguna Beach Volleyball Complex.

GEEK GUILD: 3 P.M. TO 4:30 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY, DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH. THE EVENT IS FOR SELF-PROCLAIMED GEEKS TO INDULGE IN ALL THINGS NERDY:TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLOR FANTASY, SCI-FI, SUPERHEROES, ANIME AND MORETEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLOR, ORGANIZERS SAID. PARTICIPANTS CAN PLAY BOARD GAMES AND VIDEO GAMES.

MONDAY

  • EMAIL BASICS: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Livingston Parish Library, Denham Springs-Walker branch.
  • ESL CLASS: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main branch. The class is for patrons whose first language is not English.

TEEN BOOK CLUB: 5:30 P.M. TO 6:30 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY, DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH. MONTHLY MEETING OF THE BOOK CLUB FOR TEENAGERS. REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED.

SOUL-INSPIRED JOURNALING: 6 P.M. TO 7 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY WATSON BRANCH. THE GROUP HIGHLIGHTS THE PERSONAL BENEFITS OF JOURNALING WHILE PROVIDING TIME TO WRITE. PARTICIPANTS WILL NEED TO BRING JOURNALS. REFRESHMENTS WILL BE PROVIDED.

TUESDAY

  • BEGINNER OIL PAINTING: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Arts Council of Livingston Parish, 133 Hummell St., Denham Springs. The class is for ages 18 and older. Students will be taught to paint a bouquet of spring flowers in a vase. The cost is $25 or $20 for ACLP members. Supplies needed are a basic set of oil paints, brushes, paper, canvas (11x14 or larger) and turpenoid. For an additional $10, the Arts Council will provide supplies. Registration is required. Call (225) 664-1168.
  • INTERMEDIATE EMAIL: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. Email Basics is a prerequisite for this class.
  • FANTASY GAME: 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main branch.
  • YOUNG WRITERS CLUB: 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. The Young Writers Club is open to youths ages 10 through 17. The goal of the club is to write for both publication and performance. Call (225) 665-8118.
  • ONE-ON-ONE TECH HELP: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library South branch. The 30-minute class sessions are for individuals to learn to use tablets and smartphones, set up email addresses or sign up for social media accounts. An appointment is required. Call (225) 698-3015.
  • TEEN MOVIE AND CRAFT: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield branch. Participants will be taught to create tangle-free headphones. Headphones and refreshments will be provided and a PG movie will be shown.
  • MEDITATION CLASS: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Main branch. The class is led by yoga and meditation instructor Elan Adams.
  • ECLECTIC BOOK CLUB: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. The discussion book is “The Yellow Birds” by Kevin Powers. Call (225) 665-8118.

WEDNESDAY

  • CREATIVE AGING ACTING CLASS FOR SENIORS: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. The eight-session class is for those ages 55 and older with all levels of experience and physical ability, from complete beginners ready to try acting for the first time to seasoned amateur actors looking to improve their craft. Call (225) 665-8118.

ONE-ON-ONE COMPUTER HELP: 4:30 P.M. TO 5:30 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY MAIN BRANCH. CALL (225) 686-2436.

ACT SCORES BACK SESSION: 6 P.M. TO 7:30 P.M., LIVINGSTON PARISH LIBRARY WATSON BRANCH. STUDENTS WHO TOOK THE ACT PRACTICE TEST ON MAY 3 CAN COME TO VIEW THEIR SCORES.

MAY 22

  • LIVINGSTON PARISH COUNCIL ON AGING ANNIVERSARY: 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Denham Springs Senior Center, 949 Government Drive, Denham Springs. In celebration of the council’s 41st anniversary, the celebration will include door prizes, cooks and personal appearances.
  • CREATIVE AGING ACTING CLASS FOR SENIORS: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. The eight-session class is for those ages 55 and older with all levels of experience and physical ability, from complete beginners ready to try acting for the first time to seasoned amateur actors looking to improve their craft. Call (225) 665-8118.
  • ELEPHANT AND PIGGIE PARTY AND PUPPET SHOW: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Watson branch. The event will feature a puppet show, dress-up and ice cream making. The program is for children ages 3 to 8.
  • PARISH COUNCIL MEETING: 6 p.m., Council Chambers, Governmental Building, 20355 Government Blvd., Livingston. Call (225) 686-3027.
  • LINE DANCING: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Albany-Springfield branch. The class is led by Cindy Everett, of Ric Seeling’s Dance Studio.
  • CREATIVE AGING SHOWCASE: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Livingston Parish Library Denham Springs-Walker branch. Students from the Creative Aging acting class will present a scene or monologue they have developed throughout the class.