Tangipahoa Parish Calendar for Jan. 31, 2013

THURSDAY

HAMMOND BABY & ME: 9:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch, 314 E. Thomas St. Patrons can enjoy music, movement and language development activities with their babies who are 3 to 24 months old. (985) 345-3909.

PONCHATOULA STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch, 380 N. 5th St. The story time is for children 3 to 5 years old. (985) 386-6554.

PONCHATOULA TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. "Hip Hop Dance-off.

HAMMOND TEEN ADVISORY BOARD MEETING: 5:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch.

FRIDAY

IMPROVE THE SYMPTOMS OF PARKINSON'S DISEASE WITH DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION: 1 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center, 15837 Paul Vega, MD Drive, Hammond. The seminar will talk about how deep brain stimulation can improve the symptoms of Parkinson's Disease like muscle stiffness, slowness and tremor. (985) 230-6647 or http://www.northoaks.org/seminar.

HAMMOND BRANCH LIBRARY BON TEMPS: 5 p.m., Hammond Branch Library. The library will offer patrons king cake and jazz before the Krewe of Omega.

SATURDAY

WII SATURDAY FOR ALL AGES: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Patrons can play Wii games while enjoying snacks.

MONDAY

AMITE CROCHET/KNIT GROUP: 10 a.m., Amite Library Branch, 204 NE Central Ave. Members will learn new stitches and share patterns. (985) 748-7151.

AMITE BRANCH TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Members will do a duct tape project craft.

TUESDAY

AMITE BRANCH BABY AND ME: 9 a.m., Amite Library Branch. The theme is "Who Loves the Baby." The program is for babies who are 6 to 24 months old.

HAMMOND HOMESCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 9:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch. The club will read "Fable Haven."

AMITE BRANCH STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Amite Library Branch. The theme is "Happy Mardi Gras." The story time is for children, 2 to 5 years old.

HAMMOND BRANCH STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch. The theme is "Be Mine, Valentine." The story time is for children, 3 to 8 years old.

PONCHATOULA ADVENTURE CLUB: 4:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The support group is for those with diabetes along with their family members and friends. (985) 230-7777.

PRENATAL V CLASS - AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION CPR FOR FAMILY & FRIENDS: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class teaches adult, child and infant CPR and how to prevent common injuries and choking. Fee is $5. (985) 230-7777.

WEDNESDAY

PONCHATOULA BABY & ME: 9:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. The program is for babies, 3 to 36 months old.

PONCHATOULA HOMESCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. The club is open to children, 8 years old or older.

AMITE BRANCH ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 p.m., Amite Library Branch. The theme is "Happy Mardi Gras." The club is open to children, 8 to 11 years old.

FEB. 7

CAR SEAT FITTING STATION: 8 a.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Certified child-passenger safety technicians will help install child-passenger safety seats and boosters. Appointments are required. (985) 230-7777.

HAMMOND BABY & ME: 9:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch. Patrons can enjoy music, movement and language development actitivies with their babies 3 to 24 months old.

PONCHATOULA STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. The story time is for children 3 to 5 years old.

PONCHATOULA TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. The meeting will have a "Rainbow Paper Drawing Contest." The winner will get a prize.

HAMMOND PAGETURNERS: 5:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch. The theme is "The Great Debaters Movie." Hammond Pageturners is open to youth in grades 6 and up.