Tangipahoa Parish calendar for Sept. 5, 2013

THURSDAY

  • CAR SEAT FITTING STATION: 8 a.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center, 15837 Paul Vega, MD Drive, Hammond. Certified child-passenger safety technicians will be available by appointment to install child-passenger safety seats and boosters and to provide instruction for safe transport. (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 N. Coleman Ave. (985) 277-5906.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch, 380 N. Fifth St.
  • TEEN CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • NORTHLAKE AREA TRANSPLANT SUPPORT GROUP: 7 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The support group is for individuals who have had or who are waiting for an organ transplant, and their loved ones. (985) 230-7777.
  • GYM WALKING: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.

SATURDAY

  • FINANCES PLUS: 9 a.m., Amite Library Branch. 204 N.E. Central Ave. The financial literacy workshop will cover budgeting and goalsetting, credit card debt, savings and more.

FAMILY MOVIE MATINEE: NOON, HAMMOND LIBRARY BRANCH, 314 E. THOMAS, “UP!”

MONDAY

  • GYM WALKING: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.
  • CROCHET GROUP: 10 a.m., Amite Library Branch. Participants will share patterns and learn new stitches.
  • KNITTING 101: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • TEEN CLUB: 5 p.m., Amite Library Branch. Teens can participate in book talks, crafts, games, movies and snacks.
  • 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., canasta, 1:15 p.m. Hammond Recreation Department. (985) 277-5906
  • BABY-N-ME: 10:30 a.m., Loranger Library Branch, 19451 La. 40. A program for caregivers and their babies ages 6 to 24 months.

STORY TIME: 10:30 A.M., HAMMOND LIBRARY BRANCH; 10:30 A.M., INDEPENDENCE LIBRARY BRANCH, 290 S. PINE ST. THE PROGRAM WILL INCLUDE STORIES, SONGS, RHYMES, CRAFTS AND MORE FOR AGES 3 TO 5 YEARS.

  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 p.m., Loranger Library Branch; 4:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch.
  • PRENATAL II CLASS — LABOR & DELIVERY: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class focuses on the four stages of labor and delivery, as well as vaginal and cesarean births. (985) 230-7777.

WEDNESDAY

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; French, 10 a.m.
  • BABY & ME: 9:30 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch; 10:30 a.m., Independence Library Branch., 290 S. Pine St. A program of stories, songs and rhymes for ages 6 to 24 months and their caregivers.
  • STORY TIME: 10:30 a.m., Loranger Library Branch.
  • ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 p.m., Independence Library Branch. A program for students ages 6 to 12 years old.
  • ADULT BOOK CLUB: 4 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • EVENING SHOW: 5:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch, “The Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl.”

SEPT. 12

  • ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hammond Recreation Department. (985) 277-5906.
  • STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.
  • TEEN ADVISORY BOARD: 5:30 p.m., Hammond Library Branch.
  • BREASTFEEDING CLASS: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class focuses on positioning the baby properly, nutrition, pumping and storing breast milk, and the benefits of breast-feeding. (985) 230-7777.