THURSDAY

  • BABY BOTS: 10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m., Independence Library Branch, 290 S. Pine St., Independence. The program is for ages 3 and younger. Also June 26.
  • NERD HERD: 10:30 a.m. to 11:10 a.m., Kentwood Library Branch, 101 Avenue F; 4 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Also June 26.

LAB RATS: 10:30 A.M. TO 11:30 A.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH, 380 N. FIFTH ST. THE PROGRAM IS FOR AGES 4 TO 7. ALSO JUNE 26.

  • PAGETURNERS: 1 p.m., Hammond Library Branch, 314 E. Thomas St. Also June 26.
  • FAMILY BINGO: 2 p.m., Loranger Library Branch, 19451 La. 40. Also June 26.

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.

  • LOSE WEIGHT WITH IDEAL YOU: 5:30 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The free seminar will focus on a medically supervised weight loss program. Call (985) 230-1880.

FRIDAY

  • AUDUBON BUG MOBILE: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Live bugs will be used for a demonstration.
  • LAB RATS: 10:30 a.m., Kentwood Library Branch, 101 Avenue F and Amite Library Branch, 204 N.E. Central Ave. The summer reading program is for ages 4 to 7.
  • FAMILY GAME DAY: 5 p.m., Hammond Library Branch.

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.
  • FAMILY MOVIE MATINEE: Noon, Hammond Library Branch.
  • WII SATURDAY: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

SOUTHERN STYLE RACETRACK & MUDD BOGG: 6 P.M., 56136 LORANGER ROAD, LORANGER. GATES OPEN AT 2 P.M. (985) 878-9343 OR WWW.SOUTHERNSTYLERACETRACK-MUDDBOGG.COM.

MONDAY

  • AMITE LITTLE THEATRE CAMP: 9 a.m. to noon, June 23-27. The camp is for children, ages 10 an up, to learn how to audition and scene study. Participants will study monologues, and campers will complete a resume and will take home a headshot from Amy Walker Photography. The cost is $125. The camp is at Amite Little Theatre, 103 SE Central Ave., Amite. To enroll, visit www.amitelittletheatre.com or call (985) 215-1307.
  • BABY BOTS: 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., Amite Library Branch. The program is for children ages 3 and younger.
  • MONDAY PERFORMERS: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Hammond Library Branch.
  • MOVIE MATINEE: 2 p.m., Loranger Library Branch. Participants will watch “I Am Number Four,” rated PG-13.
  • KNITTING 101: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

TUESDAY

  • BABY BOTS: 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • MAGIC OF DAVID: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Amite Library Branch; 2 p.m to 3 p.m., Kentwood Library Branch. Magician David LeBoeuf will perform.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch.
  • TEEN SUMMER READING PROGRAM: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • GAMES AT LIBRARY: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Loranger Library Branch.
  • MANGA/ANIME CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Amite Library Branch.

ADVENTURE CLUB: 4:30 P.M. TO 5:30 P.M., HAMMOND LIBRARY BRANCH.

WEDNESDAY

  • ADULT BOOK CLUB: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Amite Library Branch.
  • MAGIC OF DAVID: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch; 2 p.m., Loranger Library Branch.
  • NERD HERD: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. The program is for ages 8 to 12.
  • FAMILY BINGO: 2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Kentwood Library Branch.
  • VARIOUS & SUNDRY CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Registration is required.
  • BOOKMARKS: 4:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch.

HAMMOND BOOK TALK: 6 P.M., HAMMOND LIBRARY BRANCH. DISCUSS THE BOOK OF THE MONTH.

JUNE 26

  • BODY BEAUTIFUL II — SELF-ESTEEM: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class is designed for girls in grades six through nine to discuss self-esteem, dealing with emotions and peer pressure.