THURSDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center, 601 N. Coleman Ave., Hammond. Call (985) 277-5906. Also May 29.

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEARTSAVER AED CPR CLASS: 5 P.M., NORTH OAKS DIAGNOSTIC CENTER, 15790 PAUL VEGA, M.D. DRIVE, HAMMOND. THE CLASS INCORPORATES DEMONSTRATIONS OF THE AHA’S LIFESAVING TECHNIQUES FOR CHOKING, RESCUE BREATHING AND CPR FOR ADULTS, CHILDREN AND INFANTS.

STARTING AND FINANCING YOUR BUSINESS IDEA: 5 P.M. TO 8 P.M., SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY BUSINESS CENTER, 1514 MARTENS DRIVE, HAMMOND. THE FREE CLASS WILL COVER ENTREPRENEURSHIP READINESS, WRITING A BUSINESS PLACE, SOURCES OF FUNDS, EXPANSION, RESOURCES AND MORE. CALL (985) 549-3831.

LOSE WEIGHT WITH IDEAL YOU!: 5:30 P.M., NORTH OAKS DIAGNOSTIC CENTER. PARTICIPANTS WILL LEARN ABOUT A FOUR-PHASE WEIGHT LOSS PROGRAM DURING THE FREE SEMINAR. (985) 230-1880.

FRIDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; senior exercise, 8:15 a.m.; basic line dancing, 9:15 a.m.; craft social, 10:15 a.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.

SATURDAY

  • FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon, West Thomas Street, Hammond. The market will be in the Downtown Development District. Local produce and crafts will be available. Call (985) 277-5680.
  • VETERAN’S MEMORIAL TRIBUTE: 8:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Cemetery, La. 22 and La. 51, Ponchatoula. (985) 507-7823.
  • ARTS & CRAFTS MARKET: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Downtown Development District, Hammond. (985) 277-5680.
  • SWAMP POP MUSIC FESTIVAL: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Hidden Oaks Family Campground, 21544 La. 190 E., Hammond. (985) 345-9244.

WII SATURDAY: 1 P.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH, 380 N. FIFTH ST.

  • OPTIONS HIGH TEA: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Knights of Columbus Hall, 1701 Pecan Court, Ponchatoula. Sally-Ann Roberts, WWL-TV News anchor, will be the special guest for the tea. A silent auction and fashion show will also be held. Tickets are $30 per person or $260 for a table for eight. (985) 345-6269.

MONDAY

  • HAMMOND AREA RECREATION CENTER AND ALL LIBRARIES: Closed for Memorial Day.

TUESDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; canasta, 1:15 p.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.

SUMMER READING KICK-OFF: 10 A.M., HAMMOND LIBRARY BRANCH AND 2 P.M., INDEPENDENCE LIBRARY BRANCH, 290 S. PINE ST.

  • MANGA/ANIME CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Amite Library Branch, 204 N.E. Central Ave.
  • FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT: 5:30 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Participants will watch family films on SMART screens. Refreshments will be provided.
  • PRENATAL IV CLASS - INFANT CARE AND TOUR: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class explores postpartum recovery, caring for your newborn and more. Call (985) 230-7777.

WEDNESDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; French, 10 a.m.; senior exercise, 10 a.m.; line dancing, 11 a.m. Hammond Area Recreation Center. Call (985) 277-5906.

FLOW CIRCUS: 10 A.M., AMITE LIBRARY BRANCH. THE PERFORMANCE WILL CONNECT TO THE COLLABORATIVE SUMMER LIBRARY PROGRAM.

  • FLOW CIRCUS KICK-OFF: 2 p.m., Kentwood Library Branch. The magical event will defy gravity.
  • VARIOUS & SUNDRY CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Registration is required.
  • BOOK TALK: 6 p.m., Hammond Library Branch. Discuss the book of the month.

MAY 29

  • GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT CONFERENCE FOR COSTAL RESTORATION PROJECTS: 8:30 a.m. to noon, Worley Training Center, 151 Robin Hood Drive. The conference will include a panel of representatives from local businesses. Registration is encouraged. (985) 549-3831 or www.lsbdc.org.
  • FACEBOOK FOR BUSINESS: 9 a.m. to noon, Tangipahoa Parish Library, 204 N.E. Central Ave., Amite. The Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southeastern Louisiana University will host the free seminar. (985) 549-3831 or www.lsbdc.org.
  • ADULT SUMMER READING KICK-OFF: 10 a.m., Amite Library Branch. The event will be a meet-and-greet.
  • FLOW CIRCUS: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • SUMMER READING KICK-OFF: Loranger Library Branch.
  • NERD HERD: 4 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Ronald McDonald will be the special guest.
  • TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.