WINE TASTING: 7 p.m., Linus A. Sims Memorial Library, Southeastern Louisiana University Campus. Friends of Sims Library will host the event to benefit the library. It will feature six wines paired with samplings of food, music, a silent auction and door prizes. $35. (985)-549-2186 or tinyurl.com/n3lltg9.
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
LOUISIANA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL: 9:45 a.m. to 5 p.m., 46468 River Road, Hammond. (985) 429-9992 or www.larf.org.
STORY DISCOVERY TIME: 3:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Independence Branch, 290 S. Pine St., Independence.
PRENATAL I CLASS: 6 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, North Oaks Diagnostic Center, 15790 Paul Vega, M.D., Drive, Hammond. The theme is “Families under Construction” and the focus is on preparing a home for a newborn, pregnancy anatomy, true and false labor, and hospital procedures. (985) 230-7777 or www.northoaks.org.
UNITED STATES ARMY FIELD BAND: 7:30 P.M., COLUMBIA THEATRE, SOUTHEATERN LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY, HAMMOND. FREE. (985) 543-4371.
STORY TIME: 4 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Libary Amite Branch.
HEALTH CARE PROVIDER CPR: 5 p.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Certification available. (985) 230-7777.
CAR SEAT FITTING STATION: 8 a.m., E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Certified child passenger safety technicians are available by appointment to install child passenger safety seats and boosters and provide instruction to ensure the safe transport of children of all ages. (985) 230-7777.
VETERANS DAY LUNCHEON: 11 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department. American Legion Dept. of Louisiana Commander Billy Ray Foley will speak. The event will feature performances by Rosie & the Swingin’ Riveters, Eileen Kleinpeter & Katherine Schulkens and The Hammond Recreation Line Dancers. Free, but reservations are required. (985) 277-5906.
WHAT’S COOKIN’: 6:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library Hammond Branch, 314 E. Thomas Road, Hammond. Recipe swap all about pumpkin.
BON APPETIT 2014: 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 NW Central Ave., Amite City. The Amite Chamber will host. (985) 748-5537.