THURSDAY

  • COA VOTING AND CELEBRATION: 8 a.m., Livingston Council on Aging, 949 Government Drive, Denham Springs. Annual meeting and voting for three board members from Livingston Parish. There will also be a celebration for COA’s 42nd anniversary. There will be food, activities, music and door prizes. (225) 664-9344.
  • SOCK HOP: 2 p.m., LaPlantation, 26635 La. 16, Denham Springs. Presented by The YaYas, a senior line dancing group from Denham Springs. pardsla.com.
  • YOUTH SOFTBALL RAFFLE: 6 p.m., Colyell Ball Park, 19397 Perrilloux Road, Livingston. Louisiana Turmoil Softball is selling $2 raffle tickets. facebook.com/LATRaffle2013.
  • CRAZY CAT PEOPLE: 6 p.m., Main Branch Library, 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. Patrons are encouraged to share their love of cats by wearing cat attire. Activities include pin making, vote for best cat photo and crazy cat story. (225) 686-2436.
  • LEGO CLUB: 5:30 p.m., Watson Branch Library, 36581 Outback Road, Denham Springs. Monthly meeting. (225) 664-3963.
  • SHIBORI TIE-DYE: 4 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library, 26941 La. 43, Hammond. Patrons will be taught the Japanese tie-dyeing method using indigo dye. Registration is required. (225) 567-1441 or mylpl.info.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

  • LAGNIAPPE FESTIVAL: 30161 La. 22, Springfield. A live music event. livingstontourism.com/calendar-of-events.
  • TOTAL WOMEN’S WORKSHOP: Friday 7 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m., Greater Faith Ministries, 602 Myrtle St., Denham Springs. The theme is “Kingdom Women: Anointed and Positioned for the Harvest.” The guest speakers are Jackie Reed, Linda Bradford, Shannon Johnson, Stella Righteous, Fran Love, Katheran Mitchell and Robbin Hardy. $20 advance; $25 door. (225) 202-4622 or totalwomensworkshop2015.eventbrite.com.

SATURDAY

  • FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m. to noon, corner of Florida Avenue and Hummell Street, Denham Springs.

TICKFAW RIVER REDNECK REGATTA: 10 A.M., LA. 22 NEAR BOOPLALU’S. HOMEMADE BOAT RACE FEATURING A PIRATE CONTEST AND LIVE MUSIC. TEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORSWATCH/NONESTROKESTYLE/$ID/SOLIDTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORTEXT COLORCM.LIVINGSTONPARISHCHAMBER.ORG.

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE: 9 A.M. TO 1 P.M., LIVE OAK BAPTIST CHURCH, 35603 COXE AVE., DENHAM SPRINGS. FOR CHILDREN IN SECOND THROUGH FIFTH GRADE. THERE WILL BE HORSES, FISHING, CAMPING, SOCCER AND ARCHERY. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. (225) 243-6138.

  • YOUTH BLOCK PARTY: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Galilee Missionary Baptist Church, 25969 Haynes Settlement Road, Springfield. There will be a cake walk, basketball tournament, volleyball, sack race, talent show and more. (225) 614-6087 or (985) 520-2151.
  • VBS KICK-OFF: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Agape Baptist Church, 25353 Walker Road South. There will be inflatables and food. (225) 667-1407.

SUNDAY

  • FRENCH SETTLEMENT ANNIVERSARY: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., French Settlement Pavilion, 16015 La. 16. A celebration of the 50th anniversary of French Settlement being incorporated. There will be complimentary jambalaya and the French Settlement Historical Society will be open. (225) 698-6100.
  • MUSIC WITH DALE & RHONDA INMAN: 11 a.m., Historic Macedonia Baptist Church, La. 1036, Holden. Followed by dinner on the grounds. (225) 664-4448.
  • UKULELE FOR BEGINNERS: 4:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Library Branch, 8101 U.S. 190, Denham Springs. A six-week class for adults. Participants will learn how to properly hold and strum a ukulele, how to tune the ukulele, read tabs, enough chords to play songs and how to change between chords. The series will end with performance.

MONDAY

  • STORY TIME: 9:45 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • MURDER MYSTERY ACTING CLASS: 10 a.m., Main Branch Library.
  • VBS AT GRAY’S CREEK: 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Gray’s Creek Baptist Church, 21039 La. 16, Denham Springs. The theme is “Journey Off the Map” for children in grades kindergarten through fifth. (225) 664-9106.
  • HENNA: 6 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • “ARTS IN ACTION”: 8 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., South Live Oak Elementary, 8400 Cecil Drive, Watson. (225) 667-9330 or artslivingston.org.
  • TALENT ART STUDENTS EXHIBIT: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Arts Council, 133 N. Hummell St., Denham Springs. Featuring art work of Livingston Parish students of Jill Rabalais. Through June 27. artslivingston.org.

TUESDAY

  • STORY TIME: 9:45 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • ONE-ON-ONE TECH HELP: 10 a.m., Watson Branch Library.
  • FIREFIGHTER RESCUE COURSE: 10 a.m., South Branch Library, 23477 La. 444, Livingston.
  • CALLIOPE PUPPETS: 10 a.m., Main Branch Library and 2 p.m., Albany-Springfield Library Branch, 26941 La. 43, Hammond.
  • COMIC ART CANVAS: 6 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • TEEN ANIME CLUB: 6 p.m., Main Branch Library.

WEDNESDAY

  • REPUBLICAN WOMEN: 11:30 a.m., Big Mike’s, 123 Aspen Square, Denham Springs. The guest speaker is Burl Cain, warden of Angola, Louisiana State Penitentiary. Free, but there is a charge for lunch. Reservations recommended. (225) 337-0490 or darlasteagall@gmail.com.
  • CALLIOPE PUPPETS: 10 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker and 2 p.m., Watson library branches.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Watson, Main, and South library branches.
  • LEGEND OF ZELDA: 2 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.

JUNE 4

  • BOOK BABIES: 10 a.m., Watson Branch Library.
  • CALLIOPE PUPPETS: 10 a.m., South Branch Library.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.
  • SUPERHERO SPECIAL FORCES: 2 p.m., Main Branch Library.
  • VINTAGE COMIC GEAR: 2 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.
  • YOUNG WRITERS CLUB: 5 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • 3-D DESIGN BOOT CAMP: 6 p.m., Main Branch Library.
  • WRITER’S CIRCLE: 6:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • LIVINGSTON PARISH SOCCER ASSOCIATION COMPETITIVE TRYOUTS: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., LPSA Soccer Complex/Sidney Hutchinson Park, La. 1029 (Corbin Ave.) Walker. U14-U18 boys and girls competitive league tryouts. rachelnester@hotmail.com or lpsa.org.