Tangipahoa Parish calendar for May 2, 2013

THURSDAY

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. http://selu.edu.

FRIDAY

THE TRAVELIN’ MCCOURYS: 7:30 p.m., Columbia Theatre, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond. Music concert by the Travelin’ McCourys. Tickets are $36 for loge, $32 for orchestra and $28 for balcony. (985) 543-4369 or http://www.columbiatheatre.org.

SATURDAY

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 join fellow crafters to learn new stitches and share patterns.

KNITTING CLUB: 5 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

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

FACEBOOK IN BUSINESS: 9 a.m. to noon, Greater Covington Center, 317 N. Jefferson Ave. The Louisiana Small Business Development Center at SELU will host a lecture about using Facebook as a marketing tool. The event is free, but registration is preferred. (985) 549-3832 or http://www.lsbdc.org.

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

INTRODUCTION TO SELLING ONLINE: 6 p.m., Amite Branch Library.

PRENATAL I CLASS - FAMILIES UNDER CONSTRUCTION: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class focuses on preparing your home for your newborn, pregnancy anatomy, true and false labor, and hospital procedures. (985) 230-7777.

WEDNESDAY

BOOK CLUB: 4:00 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library.

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEALTHCARE PROVIDER CPR CLASS: 5 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class focuses on cardiovascular health, risk factors and basic life support techniques and CPR. Class is designed for health care providers. Cost is $30. (985) 230-7777.

MAY 9

ART CAMP: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library. Storytime and art activities.

TEEN CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Branch Library. Library Bowl-Off. First place wins a prize.

BREASTFEEDING CLASS: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Topics include positioning baby, nutrition, pumping and storing breast milk. (985) 230-7777.

PEDIATRIC ENT SEMINAR: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. Dr. Nancy R. Mellin, Ear, Nose & Throat Specialist, will discuss pediatric ENT issues and possible treatment options. Registration is required. (985) 230-7777.