Tangipahoa Parish calendar for March 7, 2013

THURSDAY

  • CAR SEAT FITTING STATION:
    8 a.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Certified child passenger safety technicians will install child passenger safety seats and boosters. The service is by appointment only. (985) 230-7777.
  • PONCHATOULA STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. The story time is for children 3 to 5 years old.
  • TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Theme is “Karaoke March Madness Party.”
  • BREASTFEEDING CLASS: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Topics include proper position for the baby, nutrition, the storing of breast milk and the benefits of breastfeeding. (985) 230-7777.
  • NORTHLAKE AREA TRANSPLANT SUPPORT: 7 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The support group is for those who have had or are waiting for an organ transplant along with their loved ones. (985) 230-7777.
  • ‘BUDDY HOLLY STORY’: 7:30 p.m., Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond. “Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story” is about how Buddy Holly became the world’s top recording artist. It will feature more than 20 of Holly’s greatest hits including “Peggy Sue.” Tickets are $40 for loge, $36 for orchestra and $32 for balcony. (985) 543-4371 or http://www.columbiatheatre.org.

SATURDAY

  • TWEEN CLUB: Noon, Amite Library Branch. Learn about braile.
  • WII SATURDAY FOR ALL AGES: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Patrons can play on the 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.
  • TEEN CLUB: 5 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Teen game night. The club is open to teens 13 to 17 years old.
  • 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

  • BABY AND ME: 9 a.m., Amite Library Branch. Theme is “Animal Sounds.” It is open to children 6 to 24 months old.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Amite Library Branch. Theme is “Transportation.”
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT: 5:30 p.m, Amite Library Branch. Movie is “Wreck It Ralph.” Rated PG.
  • PRENATAL II CLASS: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class “Prenatal II Class: Labor and Delivery” focuses on anesthesia, the four stages of labor and deliver, and vaginal and cesarean births. (985) 230-7777.

WEDNESDAY

  • PONCHATOULA BABY & ME: 9:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. The program is for babies 3 to 36 months old.
  • HOMESCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. The club is open to children 8 years old or older.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Theme is “St. Patrick’s Day.”
  • ADULT BOOK CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

MARCH 7

  • WOMEN MEAN BUSINESS CONFERENCE: 9 a.m., Southeastern Louisiana University, Twelve Oaks Reception Hall, Texas Avenue. A diverse panel of experts and speakers will provide knowledge, tools and resources to help individuals survive and thrive in the business world. Other highlights include a silent auction, vendor expo, wellness information, door prizes and a fashion showcase. The cost for event is $50, which includes breakfast and lunch. (985) 549-3831 or http://tangipw.org/
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. The story time is for children 3 to 5 years old.
  • TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Theme is “Mug Mania.” Design your own coffee mug.