Because of the Tropical event Nate, some events may be cancelled. We will be keeping a running list of cancellations here.

FRIDAY, October 6th, 2017

St. Tammany Parish Fair. 9AM-10PM. St. Tammany Parish Fair Grounds.

Tangipahoa Parish Fair. 9AM-10PM. Florida Parishes Arena.

Storytime for All Ages. 10:30-11AM. Abita Springs Library.

Star Wars Storywalk. Noon-3PM. Northlake Nature Center. Come wearing your favorite Star Wars character costume! (But please be mindful of safety, the StoryWalk takes place on a natural trail and a wooden board walk). Families can stop by anytime but should arrive by 2:30 to be able to enjoy the entire story. The StoryWalk® will take about a half hour to complete, but the afternoon could be stretched out longer as families enjoy the trails at the center. The featured book will be Goodnight Darth Vader. The story allows for a lot of fun participation. Families can expect to “saber” fight, sing, and recreate other antics as they walk from page to page of the story. Check back for rain date in case of inclement weather.

Indy Teen Club. 4PM. Independence Library. Play games, create art, and enjoy complimentary snacks. 

Checkmates Chess Club. 4-5PM. Amite Library. This program helps teens and tweens learn the basics on improve their mastery.

Friday Nites at the Square: Bottoms Up. 5:30-8:30PM. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. No ice chests please.

Bingo. 6:30PM Abita Springs Town Hall. All ages welcome. Six and under need not play. Children 6-12 must play at least a 6/10 pack–$7.00. Children 13 and older must play at least 10/12 pack–$15.00.

Saturday, October 7th, 2017

Covington Farmer’s Market. 8AM-noon. Field next to the Courthouse.

Camellia City Farmer’s Market. 8AM-Noon. 333 Erlanger, Slidell.

St. Tammany Parish Fair. 9AM-10PM. St. Tammany Parish Fair Grounds.

Tangipahoa Parish Fair. 9AM-10PM. Florida Parishes Arena.

Mandeville Community Market. 9AM-1PM. Mandeville Trailhead.

Hammond Farmer’s Market. 9AM-3PM. Downtown Hammond.

Super Saturday. 10:30AM. Hammond Library. Fun family storytime.

Olde Towne Pumpkin Festival. 11AM-4PM. First United Methodist Church of Slidell. DJ, touch a truck, touch and alligator and more. See full details on our event page.

Pokey Little Puppy Storytime. 11AM. Barnes and Noble. One of the original 12 Little Golden Books, The Poky Little Puppy is the story of a curious puppy who digs holes under fences and has to go to bed without any dessert. This iconic book has delighted families for generations. Activities to follow.

Southeastern University Homecoming. Activities all day but parade is at Noon. Game is at 4PM. See the full schedule of events on their website. 

Silly Saturday. 12:30PM. Amite Library. Family movies or games!

Family Wii. 1-2:30PM. Hammond Library.

Ponchatoula Wii Saturday. 1-2PM. Ponchatoula Library.

LEGO Make and Take with LEGO Ninjago. 4PM. Barnes and Noble Mandeville. Calling all LEGO NINJAGO fans! Join us to celebrate the new movie and build a LEGO NINJAGO Movie Green Dragon Mini Model to take home with you. While supplies last. 

SUNDAY, October 8th, 2017

Abita Springs Farmers Market. Noon-4PM. Abita Trailhead.

St. Tammany Parish Fair. Noon-6PM. St. Tammany Parish Fair Grounds.

Tangipahoa Parish Fair. 1-5PM. Florida Parishes Arena.

Christ Church Animal Blessing. 4-6PM. Bogue Falaya Park. For more information, see our post about this event.

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