Tangipahoa Parish calendar for June 27, 2013

THURSDAY

  • DOODLEBUGS: 9:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch, 314 E. Thomas; 2 p.m., Loranger Library Branch, 19451 La. 40.
  • GAMING TIME: 10 a.m., Amite Library Branch, 204 N.E. Central Ave. Play board games and Nintendo Wii.
  • ADULT LEISURE PROGRAM: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hammond Area Recreation Department, 601 W. Coleman Ave. Line dancing.
  • CONSTRUCTION ZONE: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch, 380 N. Fifth St; 2 p.m., Kentwood Library Branch, 101 Ave F.
  • JORDAN SMITH PARK RANGER: 2 p.m., Independence Library Branch, 290 S. Pine St. Learn about local underground animals.
  • PAGETURNERS: 5:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch. Topic is “Under the Sea in an Octopus’ Garden.”
  • AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEARTSAVER AED CPR CLASS: 5 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center, 15790 Paul Vega MD Drive. The class incorporates the AHA’s lifesaving techniques for choking, rescue breathing and CPR for adults, children and infants. Fee is $20. (985) 230-7777.

FRIDAY

  • MAGICIAN GLEN GHIRARDI: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch; 2 p.m., Loranger Library Branch. Magical adventures and comedy.
  • ADULT LEISURE PROGRAM: 10 a.m., Hammond Area Recreation Department. Origami.
  • TREASURE SEEKERS: 10:30 a.m., Kentwood Library Branch. Program for children ages 4 to 7.
  • FRIDAY FLIX: 2 p.m., Independence Library Branch. Movie day for tweens.
  • FAMILY GAME NIGHT: 5 p.m., Hammond Library Branch. Play board games.

SATURDAY

  • FAMILY MOVIE MATINEE: Noon, Hammond Library Branch, “The Land Before Time.”

MONDAY

  • GAMES AT LIBRARY: 2 p.m., Loranger Library Branch.
  • INDEPENDENCE FIRE DEPARTMENT: 2 p.m., Independence Library Branch. Tour fire trucks and learn about fire safety.
  • TEEN MOVIE: 2 p.m., Kentwood Library Branch.
  • TEEN CLUB: 5 p.m., Amite 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

  • ADULT LEISURE PROGRAM: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hammond Area Recreation Department. Line dancing.
  • DOODLEBUGS: 10:30 a.m., Kentwood Library Branch.
  • TREASURE SEEKERS: 10:30 a.m., Hammond Library Branch; 2 p.m., Independence Library Branch. A program for children 4 to 7 years old.
  • MOVIE MATINEE: 2 p.m., Loranger Library Branch, “Holes.”
  • MS. G’S SUMMER READING: 3:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch. Program helps eighth graders moving to ninth grade with reading projects.
  • 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

  • ADULT LEISURE PROGRAM: 10 a.m., Hammond Area Recreation Department.
  • DOODLEBUGS: 10:30 a.m., Independence Library Branch.
  • FIRST WEDNESDAY MATINEE: 1 p.m., Amite Library Branch, “Chicago.”
  • GAME & AMUSEMENT: 2 p.m., Independence Library Branch. Bingo, Chicken Foot, board games or Nintendo Wii for children 6 to 12 years old.
  • TREASURE SEEKERS & CONSTRUCTION ZONE: 2 p.m., Loranger Library Branch. Bingo.
  • GROUNDBREAKING PROGRAM: 6 p.m., Hammond Library Branch. Watch “The Odd Life of Timothy Green.”

JULY 4

  • Libraries closed for holiday.