THURSDAY

  • BATON ROUGE BALLET — THE GRADUATION BALL: 10 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.
  • “HARRY POTTER” ESCAPE ROOM: 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Main Branch Library. Adults and teens can use elements of the room to solve a series of puzzles, find clues and escape the room within 30 minutes. Call (225) 686-2436 to reserve time slot.
  • BIG KID STORYTIME: 2 p.m., Watson Branch Library.
  • STIKBOT ANIMATION STUDIO: 2 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library. Ages 12-18 can learn to easily create and share stop-motion animation videos with the use of StikBots and a mini green screen studio. Registration required.
  • “ANGRY BIRDS” XXL: 2 p.m., Main Branch Library. Ages 6-11 can play the large edition of the game “Angry Birds.” Registration required.
  • SOCCER TRYOUTS: 6 p.m., LPSA Soccer Complex/Sidney Hutchinson Park, La. 1029, Walker. Must be 9 years old.
  • SMOOTHIE SUMMER SMASH: 6 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Ages 12-18 can create smoothies using an alternate energy source. Registration is required.

FRIDAY

  • WIGGLE WORMS — MUSIC AND MOVEMENT: 10 a.m. and 10:45 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.

“HARRY POTTER” ESCAPE ROOM: 10 A.M.-4 P.M., MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY. ADULTS AND TEENS CAN USE ELEMENTS OF THE ROOM TO SOLVE A SERIES OF PUZZLES, FIND CLUES AND ESCAPE THE ROOM WITHIN 30 MINUTES. CALL (225) 686-2436 TO RESERVE TIME SLOT.

  • MAKE TIME — MAKEY MAKEY WORKSHOP: 2 p.m., Watson Branch Library. Ages 8-18 can learn new technology, get trained and then develop projects to show off at the end of summer. Registration required.
  • “PERCY JACKSON” — CAPTURE THE FLAG: 6 p.m., Watson Branch Library. Ages 12-18 can armor up and engage in training exercises before testing your skills playing Capture the Flag after hours. Registration required.

SATURDAY

  • FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m. to noon, 215 Florida Ave., Florida Avenue at Hummell Street, Denham Springs.

JUICING AND HEALTHY SNACKS: 10 A.M., SOUTH BRANCH LIBRARY. ADULTS CAN LEARN ABOUT JUICING AND HEALTHY SNACK OPTIONS. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

“HARRY POTTER” ESCAPE ROOM: 10 A.M.-2 P.M., MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY. ADULTS AND TEENS CAN USE ELEMENTS OF THE ROOM TO SOLVE A SERIES OF PUZZLES, FIND CLUES AND ESCAPE THE ROOM WITHIN 30 MINUTES. CALL (225) 686-2436 TO RESERVE TIME SLOT.

  • HENNA BODY ART: 1 p.m. Main Branch Library. Ages 12-18 can create body art using henna. Registration required.
  • BEEKEEPING BASICS: 3 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Join Bobby Frierson, owner of Louisiana Gold Honey, for a round table discussion about beekeeping. Registration required.

SUNDAY

  • OFF THE HOOK KNIT AND CROCHET CLUB: 3 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.

MONDAY

  • STORYTIME: 9:45 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.

DIY PARTY: 1 P.M., MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY. ADULTS CAN LEARN HOW TO MAKE MIRROR ART, TIN CAN SOY CANDLES, BLEACH STENCILED T-SHIRTS AND HAND-STAMPED LINEN. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

  • MAVERICK MAKERS — ELECTRONIC CIRCUITRY: 6 p.m., Watson Branch Library. Adults can learn the basics of electronics with Little Bits kits. Registration required.
  • EXCEL BASICS: 6:30 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. This class will teach the basic features of Excel along with entering, sorting and computing data.

TUESDAY

  • STORYTIME: 9:45 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library.

HAMPSTEAD STAGE — “ALADDIN”: 10 A.M. MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY, 2 P.M. ALBANY-SPRINGFIELD BRANCH LIBRARY. JOIN THE HAMPSTEAD STAGE COMPANY IN AN INTERACTIVE THEATRICAL PERFORMANCE OF THIS EXOTIC AND ADVENTUROUS CLASSIC BASED ON “THE TALES OF THE ARABIAN NIGHTS.”

BIG KID STORYTIME: 2:30 P.M., DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH LIBRARY.

HAMPSTEAD STAGE — STAGE COMBAT WORKSHOP: 4 P.M., ALBANY-SPRINGFIELD BRANCH LIBRARY. AGES 8 AND UP WILL BE INTRODUCED TO SAFE, BASIC HAND-TO-HAND COMBAT DESIGNED TO LOOK REAL ON STAGE BY THE HAMPSTEAD STAGE COMPANY. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

  • GAMING POP ART: 5:30 p.m., Watson Branch Library. This is a follow-the-instructor-style painting class for ages 8-11 is designed to create a Mario-inspired canvas painting. Registration required.
  • “ADVENTURE TIME” BLOW-OUT: 5:30 p.m., South Branch Library. This program fro ages 12-18 will feature an interactive viewing of the pilot episode of the popular animated series “Adventure Time.”

WEDNESDAY

  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m., South, Watson and Main branch libraries.

HAMPSTEAD STAGE — “ALADDIN”: 10 A.M., DENHAM SPRINGS-WALKER BRANCH LIBRARY. JOIN THE HAMPSTEAD STAGE COMPANY IN AN INTERACTIVE THEATRICAL PERFORMANCE OF THIS EXOTIC AND ADVENTUROUS CLASSIC BASED ON “THE TALES OF THE ARABIAN NIGHTS.”

  • MURDER MYSTERY ACTING CLASS: 1 p.m., Main Branch Library. Adults can help to create and perform in a murder mystery show. Registration required.
  • HAMPSTEAD STAGE — STAGE COMBAT WORKSHOP: 1 p.m., Denham Springs-Walker-Branch Library. Ages 8 and up will be introduced to safe, basic hand-to-hand combat designed to look real on stage by the Hampstead Stage Company. Registration required.
  • “ANGRY BIRDS” XXL: 2 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library. Ages 6-11 can play the XXL edition of the game “Angry Birds.” Registration required.

JUNE 16

  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library.
  • FAMILY FEUD: 10 a.m., Denham Springs-Walker Branch Library. Ages 8-11 can be a contestant in the library version of the popular TV game show. Registration required.
  • CUPCAKE WARS: 2 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library. For ages 12-18. Registration required.
  • BIG KID STORYTIME: 2 p.m., Watson Branch Library. For ages 5-8. Registration required.
  • GAMING POP ART: 5:30 p.m., South Branch Library. For ages 12-18. Registration required.
  • CREATE A SELF-WATERING TERRARIUM: 6 p.m., Albany-Springfield Branch Library. Adults can make a self-contained terrarium in a Mason jar. Registration required.