St. Andrew’s Preschool, 17510 Monitor Ave., invites residents to celebrate Mardi Gras on Feb. 13 at their children’s parade.

The school’s 3- and 4-year-old students will parade around the school’s parking lot starting at 11:30 a.m.

Library celebrates Mardi Gras

The Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road, will host its “Throw Me Something, Mister Bingo” from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

Participants should wear Mardi Gras colors, and prizes will be awarded.

Call (225) 756-1150 to register.

The Mardi Gras fun continues from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday as children ages 3 to 7 can make and decorate a Mardi Gras mask in the Children’s Room.

The book “Chef Creole,” by Johnette Downing, will be read during this story time program. Call (225) 756-1160.

On Monday, adults can get in the Mardi Gras mood by learning to make colorful crafts and foods. All materials will be furnished.

The Adults Crafts 2Go @the Library program is from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday.

Registration is required; call (225) 756-1150.

Xoxo Art

Teens can bring their creativity and design art using painter’s tape and a variety of paint during the Xoxo Art program, from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Jones Creek Library.

Call (225) 756-1170.

Your Pace or Mine walking club meets

The Your Pace or Mine walking group will meet at the Jones Creek Regional Branch Library at 6 p.m. Wednesday and walk mapped routes surrounding the library. In the event of rain, the Pacers will walk inside the library.

All levels of fitness are represented, so everyone is welcome to join. Call (225) 756-1150.

Contact Southeast Advocate Editor Darlene Denstorff by phone, (225) 336-6952 or (225) 603-1998; or email southeast@theadvocate.com. Deadline: noon Monday.