Tangipahoa Parish Calendar for Nov. 8, 2012

THURSDAY

BABY AND ME: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch, 314 E. Thomas Road. Call (985) 345-3909.

STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch, 380 N. Fifth St. Call (985) 386-6554.

FOURTH ANNUAL VETERANS LUNCHEON: 11 a.m., Michael J. Kenney Recreation Department. Call (985) 277-5906.

TEEN PROGRAM: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Call (985) 386-6554.

HAMMOND TEEN ADVISORY BOARD: 5:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch. Call (985) 345-3909.

"TAP DANCE ETCETERA": 7:30 p.m., Pottle Music Building Auditorium. The free, one-hour concert is dedicated to performing arts educators Cynthia F. Tricou and Artie F. Gautier, who both teach at Hammond Eastside Elementary Magnet School.(985) 549-2133.

FRIDAY

GYM WALKING: 8:30 a.m., Michael J. Kenney Recreation Department, 601 W. Coleman Ave. Also on Tuesday through Nov. 15. Call (985) 277-5906.

LINE DANCING INTERMEDIATE TO ADVANCED CLASS: 11 a.m., Michael J. Kenney Recreation Department. Call (985) 277-5906.

SATURDAY

LOUISIANA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 46468 River Road, Hammond. (985) 429-9992.

SIXTH ANNUAL GAME DAY GUMBO COOK-OFF: "Voting" will be from noon to 6:15 p.m., The public is invited to taste the gumbo at the various "Gumbo Tailgating Tasting Stations" around Friendship Circle and vote for their favorites by stuffing coins and bills in designated voting jars at each site. There is no cost to participate as a tailgater gumbo chef. The registration form will be available for download at http://www.lionsports.net. Serving cups will be provided to each tailgating group. Participants are asked to bring spoons and however much gumbo they're willing to share with their fellow tailgaters.

TEEN PROGRAM: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Call (985) 386-6554.

REIMERS VARIETY MUSIC SHOW: 6:30 p.m. 9 p.m., Reimers Auditorium (Corner of East Charles and North Cherry Street) Hammond. (985) 974-1100.

SUNDAY

SOUTHERN HORSEMEN'S ASSOCIATION: 9 a.m., 1301 N.W. Central Ave., Amite. (985) 748-5914.

4TH ANNUAL "BECAUSE OF THE BRAVE" VETERAN'S DAY CELEBRATION COOK-OUT: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cate Square Park, Hammond.

TUESDAY

HOMESCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 9:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch. (985) 345-3909.

STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch. Call (985) 345-3909.

LINE DANCING CLASS: 11 a.m., Michael J. Kenney Recreation Department. Line dancing class with instructor and beginners are welcome. Call (985) 277-5906.

HAND AND FOOT CANASTA: 1 p.m., Michael J. Kenney Recreation Department. Call (985) 277-5906.

ADVENTURE CLUB: 4:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch. (985) 345-3909.

ADVENTURE CLUB: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Ages 7 to 10. Call (985) 386-6554.

"THE BACCHAE": 7:30 p.m., at the university's Vonnie Borden Theatre. Instructor of Costume Design Cody Stockstill directs the historic play written by Athenian playwright Euripedes. The play runs Nov. 13-16. General admission tickets are $10; $6 for SLU faculty and staff, seniors and non-SLU students; and SLU students are admitted free with university I.D. Tickets are available at the Vonnie Borden box office in D Vickers Hall, (985) 549-2115.

WEDNESDAY

FRENCH CLASS: 10 a.m., Michael J. Kenney Recreation Department. Call (985) 277-5906.

HOMESCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Call (985) 386-6554.

BINGO: 1 p.m., Michael J. Kenney Recreation Department. Call (985) 277-5906.

NOV. 15

BABY AND ME: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch. Call (985) 345-3909.

STORY TIME: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Call (985) 386-6554.

LINE DANCING CLASS: 11 a.m., Michael J. Kenney Recreation Department. Line dancing class with instructor and beginners are welcome. Call (985) 277-5906.

TEEN PROGRAM: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Call (985) 386-6554.

FALL SENIOR EXHIBITION OPENING RECEPTION: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the university's Contemporary Art Gallery in East Stadium. The artwork of Southeastern Louisiana University graduating seniors will be on display until Dec. 8. It will feature some of the finest artwork from the graduating seniors of the department. The exhibit and reception are free and open to the public. (985) 549-5080.

HAMMOND TEEN PAGETURNERS: 5:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch. Call (985) 345-3909.