Tangipahoa Parish calendar for Oct. 3, 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 instructions. (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.

STORY TIME: 10 a.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch, 380 N. Fifth St. Also Oct. 10.

TEEN CLUB: 3:30 P.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH. ALSO OCT. 10.

FRIDAY

GYM WALKING: 8:30 a.m., Hammond Recreation Department.

SATURDAY

WII SATURDAY: 1 p.m., Ponchatoula Library Branch.

MONDAY

ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Basic computer class, 10 a.m. Reservations are required for the class. Gym walking, 8:30 a.m. Hammond Recreation Department. Call (985) 277-5906.

CROCHET GROUP: 10 a.m., Amite Library Branch, 204 N.E. Central Ave. 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 stress disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder and bipolar conditions. Call (985) 230-7777.

MUSIC RECITAL: 7:30 P.M., POTTLE AUDITORIUM, SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY CAMPUS. THE FACULTY CHAMBER MUSIC RECITAL, “MUSICAL TREASURE FOR PIANO AND STRINGS,” WILL FEATURE THE MEMBERS OF SELU MUSIC FACULTY. ADMISSION IS FREE. WWW.COLUMBIATHEATRE.ORG.

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. Call (985) 277-5906.

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

ADVENTURE CLUB: 4 P.M., LORANGER LIBRARY BRANCH, 19451 LA. 40.

OCTUBA-FEST: 6 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Pottle Music Building, Southeastern Louisiana University campus. Admission is free. www.columbiatheatre.org.

WEDNESDAY

ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; French, 10 a.m.; chair exercises, 10 a.m.; dominoes, 1 p.m. Hammond Recreation Department. Call (985) 277-5906.

BABY & ME: 9:30 A.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH; 10:30 A.M., INDEPENDENCE LIBRARY BRANCH. A PROGRAM OF STORIES, SONGS AND RHYMES FOR AGES 6 MONTHS TO 24 MONTHS AND THEIR CAREGIVERS.

STORY TIME: 10:30 A.M., LORANGER LIBRARY BRANCH.

HOMESCHOOL BOOK CLUB: 11:30 A.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH.

THEN AND NOW LECTURE: 1 P.M., POTTLE AUDITORIUM, SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY CAMPUS. PROFESSOR JOE BURNS WILL DISCUSS “HELTER SKELTER: THE BEATLES, CHARLES MANSON, AND THE SUMMER OF ‘69.” ADMISSION IS FREE.

ADVENTURE CLUB: 3:30 P.M., INDEPENDENCE LIBRARY BRANCH. A PROGRAM FOR STUDENTS AGES 6 TO 12 YEARS OLD.

LOUISIANA MYSTERY WRITERS PANEL DISCUSSION: 4 P.M., COLUMBIA THEATRE CONFERENCE CENTER, 220 E. THOMAS ST., SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY CAMPUS. PANEL DISCUSSION ABOUT “WE DONE IT! MYSTERY WRITERS PROBE THEIR CRAFT.” ADMISSION IS FREE.

ADULT BOOK CLUB: 4 P.M., PONCHATOULA LIBRARY BRANCH.

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION HEALTHCARE PROVIDER CPR CLASS: 5 P.M., NORTH OAKS DIAGNOSTIC CENTER. THE AHA CLASS IS DESIGNED FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS. THE 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.

OCT. 10

ADULT LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Gym walking, 8:30 a.m.; line dancing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hammond Recreation Department. Call (985) 277-5906.

OPENING GALLERY RECEPTION: 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Contemporary Art Gallery, Southeastern Louisiana University campus. Reception for the “Sign of Our Times” art exhibit. Admission is free.

BODY BEAUTIFUL II - SELF-ESTEEM: 6 p.m., North Oaks Diagnostic Center. The class is for girls grades four through five and a parent or guardian to discuss the physical and emotional changes that occur during adolescence. (985) 230-7777.

OCTUBA-FEST: 6 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Pottle Music Building, Southeastern Louisiana University campus. Admission is free. www.columbiatheatre.org.