THURSDAY

  • HAMMOND RECREATION DEPARTMENT CLASSES: 8:30 a.m., gym walking; 10 a.m., line dancing for intermediate and advanced dancers, 601 W. Coleman St., Hammond.

WHAT’S COOKING: 6:30 P.M., TANGIPAHOA PARISH LIBRARY HAMMOND BRANCH, 314 E. THOMAS ST., HAMMOND. PARTICIPANTS CAN TRADE RECIPES AT THE LIBRARY.

MODERN LANGUAGE WITH LISTEN, EARTH AND WEST WITHOUT: 7:30 P.M., GHOST LIGHT, COLUMBIA THEATRE, 220 E. THOMAS ST., HAMMOND. THE MODERN LANGUAGE IS AN INDIE ROCK BAND FROM HAMMOND. THEY WILL PERFORM WITH BATON ROUGE-BASED BANDS LISTEN, EARTH, A HARD ROCK BAND, AND WEST WITHOUT, AN ALTERNATIVE ROCK BAND. TICKETS ARE $7. DOORS WILL OPEN AT 7 P.M. COLUMBIATHEATRE.ORG.

FRIDAY

  • FINALLY FRIDAY 4-D BARREL RACE: Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 NW Central Ave, Amite. (985) 748-5914 or fparena.com.

COFFEE FRIDAY: 8 A.M., AMITE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, 101 SE CENTRAL AVE. THE CHAMBER WILL HOST A NETWORKING EVENT FEATURING COFFEE PROVIDED BY BILL HOOD AUTOMOTIVE. (985) 748-5537 OR AMITECHAMBER.ORG.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

SATURDAY

  • BARREL RACE: Florida Parishes Arena. (985) 748-5914 or fparena.com
  • FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, West Thomas Street, downtown Hammond. dddhammond.com.
  • COMMUNITY MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, Catha Park, downtown Amite. Patrons can shop for homemade and homegrown products. amitechamber.org.
  • WII SATURDAY FOR ALL AGES: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Ponchatoula Branch, 380 N. Fifth St., Ponchatoula.

MONDAY

  • KNITTING 101: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Ponchatoula Branch.

TUESDAY

  • STORY DISCOVERY TIME: 3:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library, Independence Branch, 290 S. Pine St., Independence.

WEDNSDAY

  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11:25 a.m., Tangipahoa Library Loranger Branch, 19451 La. 40, Loranger.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library, Independence and Loranger Branches. Students 8 to 12 years old can partake in games, movies, crafts and refreshments.

SEPT. 11

  • WRITER’S NOOK: 7 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Hammond Branch. Adult writing group.