Tangipahoa Parish calendar for April 25, 2013

THURSDAY

  • BABY & ME: 9:30 a.m., Hammond Branch Library. The program is for babies 3 to 36 months old.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library.
  • TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library.
  • ETHICS LECTURE: 7 p.m., War Memorial Student Union Theatre, Southeastern University. Tal Dehtiar, founder of MBAs Without Borders, will speak on “Doing Good and Doing Well.” The event is free and open to the public.
  • SOUTHEASTERN WIND SYMPHONY: 7:30 p.m., Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 E. Thomas St. Concert will feature former Broadway star and actor Ivan Rutherford and the Southeastern Wind Symphony. Tickets are $12 for adults, $7 for Southeastern faculty and staff, and $3 for Southeastern students with student ID. (985) 543-4371 or http://columbiatheatre.org.
  • AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEARTSAVER AED CPR CLASS: 5 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Learn lifesaving techniques for choking, rescue breathing and CPR for adults, children and infants. Fee is $20. (985) 230-7777.
  • PAGE TURNERS: 5:30 p.m., Hammond Branch Library. Recycle and Upcycle.

SATURDAY

  • FAMILY FUN DAY: Noon, Hammond Branch Library. The Octavians Present: The Princess and the Pea.
  • WII SATURDAY FOR ALL AGES: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Patrons can play on the Nintendo Wii.

MONDAY

  • CROCHET/KNIT GROUP: 10 a.m., Amite Branch Library. Patrons can join fellow crafters to learn new stitches and share patterns.
  • KNITTING CLUB: 5 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • JAZZ FESTIVAL: 7:30 p.m., Pottle Music Building Auditorium, Southeastern University. The 12th annual Bill Evans Jazz Festival will honor the deceased Grammy Award winner and 1950 Southeastern graduate with a performance by The Alumni Jazz Ensemble. The event is free. http://selu.edu.
  • GROUP LIVING WITH AFFECTIVE DISORDERS SUPPORT GROUP: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The support group is for those experiencing anxiety disorders, mental illness, post-traumatic, obsessive compulsive disorder and bipolar conditions. (985) 230-7777.

TUESDAY

  • HOMESCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 9:30 a.m., Hammond Branch Library. The club is for children 8 to 13 years old.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Hammond Branch Library.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4:30 p.m, Hammond Branch Library. Topic is Random Acts of Poetry.
  • Wednesday
  • FIRST WEDNESDAY MATINEE: 1 p.m., Amite Branch Library. “Les Miserables,” Rated PG-13.
  • DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP: 3 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The support group is for those with diabetes, along with their family members and friends, to share experiences, motivate one another, energize their outlook and renew their commitment. (985) 230-7777.

MAY 2

  • CAR SEAT FITTING STATION: 8 a.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Certified child passenger safety technicians will be available to install child passenger safety seats and boosters and provide instruction. Appointment is required. (985) 230-7777.
  • ART CAMP: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library. Storytime and art activities.
  • TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library. Topic is Beading Bonanza. Make a necklace, bracelet, or keychain.
  • JAZZ FESTIVAL: 2 p.m., Pottle Band Room and 7:30 p.m., Pottle Music Building Auditorium, Southeastern University. The 12th annual Bill Evans Jazz Festival will honor the deceased Grammy Award winner and 1950 Southeastern graduate with an afternoon jazz masterclass by saxophonist James Carter. The evening will feature the James Carter and the Southeastern Jazz Combos and Jazz Ensemble II. Event is free and open to the public. http://selu.edu.