THURSDAY

  • AED CPR CLASS: 5 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, North Oaks Diagnostic Center, 42161 Veterans Blvd., Suite 101, Hammond. The class incorporates demonstrations of the American Heart Association’s lifesaving techniques for choking, rescue breathing and CPR for adults, children and infants. (985) 230-7805.

BOOK TALK: 6 P.M. TO 7 P.M., TANGIPAHOA PARISH LIBRARY HAMMOND BRANCH, 314 E. THOMAS ST., HAMMOND.

FRIDAY

  • BREWS ARTS FESTIVAL: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., Hammond Regional Art Center, 217 E. Thomas St., Hammond. (985) 542-7113 or www.hammondarts.org.
  • THIRD ANNUAL SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA GUITAR SHOW: 7 p.m., Roussel’s & Co, 177 W. Pine St., Ponchatoula. Participants buy, sell and trade. (985) 386-9097 or www.roussels.com.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

  • COFFEE FRIDAY: 8 a.m., Amite Chamber of Commerce, 101 S.E. Central Ave. The chamber will host a networking event featuring coffee provided by Bill Hood Automotive. (985) 748-5537 or amitechamber.org.
  • RISE HAUNTED HOUSE & ZOMBIE PAINTBALL: 7 p.m. to midnight, 10342 La. 442, Tickfaw. (985) 277-9666 or www.risehauntedhouse.com.

SATURDAY

  • 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.
  • HAMMOND ARTS & CRAFTS MARKET: 9 a.m., downtown Hammond. The market is held on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month. (985) 277-5680 or dddhammond.com.
  • SOUTHERN HEAT TEAM RODEO: Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 N.W. Central Ave., Amite. (985) 748-5914 or www.fparena.com.
  • ANNUAL NIGHT-OUT AGAINST CRIME: Noon, downtown, 210 N.E. Central Ave., Amite. Tangipahoa and St. Helena parishes’ sixth annual community love event to take back the night.
  • WII SATURDAY FOR ALL AGES: 1 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Ponchatoula Branch, 380 N. 5th St., Ponchatoula.

SUNDAY

  • SOUTHERN HORSEMAN ORGANIZATION: Florida Parishes Arena.

MONDAY

  • KNIT & CROCHET CLUB: 10 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Amite Branch, 204 N.E. Central Ave, Amite City.
  • STROKE SUPPORT GROUP: 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital, Conference Room, 1900 S. Morrison Blvd., Hammond. Offering support, socialization and education for stroke survivors and their caregivers. Free. (985) 249-2346 or meghan.savage@selu.edu.
  • KNITTING 101: 5 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Ponchatoula Branch.

TUESDAY

  • BABY & ME: 9:30 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Amite Branch.
  • MANGA CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Amite Branch.
  • STORY DISCOVERY TIME: 3:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Independence Branch, 290 Pine St., Independence.
  • PRENATAL V CLASS: 6 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class teaches adult, child and infant CPR and preventing common injuries and choking. $5.

WEDNESDAY

  • HAM’ND EGGS: 7:30 a.m., Columbia Theatre, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond. The Hammond Chamber of Commerce will hold its monthly morning networking event. Admission is free. hammondchamber.org.
  • THE GREAT PUMPKIN PATCH: Tuesday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Through Oct. 31, 19354 Rolling Pines Drive, Amite. (985) 517-1690.
  • ADULT BINGO: 10 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Amite Branch.
  • BABY & ME: 10:15 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Independence Branch.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Loranger Branch, 19451 La. 40, Loranger.
  • HOMESCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 11 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Ponchatoula Branch.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Loranger and Independence Branches, and 4:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch.
  • HEALTHCARE PROVIDER CPR: 5 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The American Heart Association class is designed for health care providers. Certification available. www.northoaks.org.
  • TANGIPAHOA PARISH FAIR: 9 p.m., through Oct. 5, Parish Fairgrounds, Amite. Exhibits include Animals Crops School skills 4-H Exhibits and more. (985) 969-6403 or tangipahoaparishfair.org.

OCT. 2

  • CAR SEAT FITTING STATION: 8 a.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Certified child passenger safety technicians will be available by appointment to install child passenger safety seats and boosters and provide instruction to ensure the safe transport of children of all ages. www.northoaks.org.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Ponchatoula Branch.
  • TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Ponchatoula Branch.
  • WHAT’S COOKIN’: 6:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Hammond Branch.