Tangipahoa Parish calendar for Aug. 1, 2013

THURSDAY

  • CAR SEAT FITTING STATION: 8 a.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center, 15790 Paul Vega MD Drive. Certified child-passenger safety technicians will be available by appointment to install child-passenger safety seats and boosters and to provide instruction to ensure the safe transport of children. (985) 230-7777.
  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hammond Recreation Department, 601 W. Coleman Ave. (985) 277-5906.
  • TEEN CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch, 380 N. Fifth St.

FRIDAY

  • GYM WALKING: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Center.

SATURDAY

  • FAMILY MOVIE MATINEE: Noon, Hammond Library Branch.

MONDAY

  • GYM WALKING: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • BACK TO SCHOOL BLAST CAMP: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Southeastern Louisiana University, Pennington Student Activity Center. SLU Department of Recreational Sports and Wellness camp for children ages 5 to 12 will include a variety of activities such as sports, games, fitness, nutrition, crafts, swimming, field trips and more. Camp dates are Monday through Friday. Registration is $125. A discount is available for each additional sibling per family. Breakfast, lunch and two snacks are included. (985) 549-5591.
  • CROCHET GROUP: 10 a.m., Amite Library Branch. 204 N.E. Central Ave. Participants can share patterns and learn new stitches.
  • TEEN CLUB: 5 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Teens can participate in book talks, crafts, games, movies and eat snacks.
  • KNITTING 101: 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

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m., Independence Library Branch.

WEDNESDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; French, 10 a.m.; Dominoes, 1 p.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEALTHCARE PROVIDER CPR CLASS: 5 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The AHA class is for health care providers and provides a lecture on cardiovascular health and risk factors; and demonstrations of AHA basic life support techniques for choking victims, rescue breathing and CPR for adults, children and infants. Class fee is $30. (985) 230-7777.
  • 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.

AUGUST 8

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; Peoples Health presents “Healthy Cooking Demo” by Chef Nino of Friends of Italy, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • TEEN CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.