Tangipahoa Parish calendar for Feb. 21, 2013

THURSDAY

  • HAMMOND BABY & ME: 7:30 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.
  • STORY TIME: 8 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch, 380 N. Fifth St. The story time is for children who are 3 to 5 years old. (985) 386-6554.
  • PONCHATOULA TEEN CLUB: 2 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Theme is “Painting Fun.”
  • PAGE TURNERS: 3:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch. Theme is “Barack Rocks Presidential Trivia.”
  • AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION FIRST AID CLASS: 5 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center, 15790 Paul Vega, MD, Drive, Hammond. A certified instructor will show how to recognize and care for victims of illnesses and sudden emergencies. Participants will receive a card signifying successful completion of the class, which is valid for two years. (985) 230-7777.
  • ‘THE FULL MONTY’: 7:30 p.m., Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 E. Thomas St. The Jefferson Performing Arts Society will perform “The Full Monty,” a play about a group of unemployed steelworks who come up with a way to make some quick cash after seeing how much their wives enjoy watching male strippers during their “Girls Night Out.” Tickets are $40 for loge, $36 for orchestra and $32 for balcony. (985) 543-4371.

SATURDAY

  • HAMMOND FAMILY GAME DAY: Noon, Hammond Library Branch.
  • AMITE TWEEN CLUB: Noon, Amite Library Branch, 204 NE Central Ave. Members can make African masks. (985) 748-7151.
  • WII SATURDAY FOR ALL AGES: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Patrons can play on the Wii while enjoying Doritos and Coke.

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.
  • AMITE BRANCH TEEN CLUB: 5 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Theme is “Rock Your Room Craft.” The club is open to teens who are 13 to 17 years old.
  • GROUP LIVING WITH AFFECTIVE DISORDERS SUPPORT GROUP: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center, 15790 Paul Vega, MD Drive, Hammond. The support group is for those experiencing anxiety disorders, mental illness, post-traumatic, OCD and bipolar conditions. Meetings are held weekly. (985) 230-7777.

TUESDAY

  • HOME SCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 7:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch. The club is reading “Fablehaven.”
  • BABY AND ME: 9 a.m., Amite Library Branch. Theme is “Pat-A-Cake.” It is open to children who are 6 to 24 months old.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch. Theme is “Everyone’s History.” The story time is designed for children who are 3 to 8 years old.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Amite Library Branch. Theme is “African American Musicians/Authors.”
  • HAMMOND ADVENTURE CLUB: 2:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch. Members will do a Martin Luther King, Jr. activity.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • AMITE BRANCH FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT: 5:30 p.m., Amite Library Branch. The movie will be “The Aristocats,” which is rated G.
  • BODY BEAUTIFUL I CLASS — PUBERTY FOR GIRLS: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The puberty class is for girls in grades 4 and 5 along with their parents/guardians. (985) 230-7777.

WEDNESDAY

  • PONCHATOULA BABY & ME: 9:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. The program is for babies who are 3 to 36 months old.
  • HOMESCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. The club is open to children who are 8 years old or older.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Members will create their own African masks.
  • VARIOUS & SUNDRY CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

FEB. 28

  • HAMMOND BABY & ME: 9:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch. Patrons can enjoy music, movement and language development activities with their babies who are 3 to 24 months old.
  • PONCHATOULA STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. The story time is for children who are 3 to 5 years old.
  • TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Theme is “African American Paper Quilt Day.”
  • AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEARTSAVER AED CPR CLASS: 5 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class teaches lifesaving techniques for choking, rescue breathing and CPR for adults, children and infants. Cost is $20. (985) 230-7777.
  • TEEN ADVISORY BOARD: 5:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch.