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.