Activities & Sports

Tickfaw State Park Annual Art Contest

Tickfaw State Park Annual Art Contest

Tickfaw State Park invites all students, Kindergarten – 12th grade from Livingston, Tangipahoa, Asscension, St. Tammany, and East Baton Rouge Parishes to participate in its annual Art Contest. Artwork of any medium on any color of unlined paper up to size 12” X 18” will be accepted. The subject must include some degree of Louisiana(…)

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The Harlem Globetrotters at the Baton Rouge River Center

The Harlem Globetrotters at the Baton Rouge River Center

  The Original Harlem Globetrotters “Fans Rule in 2014″ tour is coming to the Baton Rouge River Center on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 with shows at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. I have  heard the name of the “Harlem Globetrotters” over the years, but I never seen the show. However, it seems to be a(…)

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Youth Soccer

Youth Soccer

STYSA  The South Tangipahoa Youth Soccer Association (STYSA) is an independent organization whose goal is to provide the youth of Tangipahoa with recreational and competitive soccer games. Currently, STYSA has over 60 teams with players ranging in age from 4 to 18. Games and practice sessions are held at Chappapeela Sports Park in Hammond. The(…)

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Christmas Holiday Day Camps

Christmas Holiday Day Camps

Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center and The Hammond Regional Arts Center Holiday Camp (Hammond) December 26th and 27th and January 2nd and 3rd from 8 am – 3 pm daily Ages 12 and under Cost: 2 DAYS – $70 first child/$30 sibling/$20 additional siblings Cost: 4 DAYS – $120 first child/$50 sibling/$40 additional siblings Deadline to RSVP(…)

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Milk & Cookies with Santa

Presented by A Touch of Class Performing Arts on Saturday, December 14, 2013. Enjoy cookies and celebrate the holidays with Santa!  Event will feature photo opportunities, learning the Christmas Hop, Story Time, and a Christmas craft. Amite Studio: 10 am  - 103 West Oak Street Suite B Ponchatoula Studio: 1 pm - 135 South Sixth Street $15.00(…)

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Turkey Day 7K and Mashed Potato Mile

Turkey Day 7K and Mashed Potato Mile

  The Turkey Day 7K and Mashed Potato Mile, a charity race to benefit the Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center and the Tangi Food Pantry, is scheduled for November 23, 2013 at Chappapeela Sports Park in Hammond. The race is presented by North Oaks Pediatric Clinic. “The Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center is so honored to be a part of this great(…)

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Color Out 5K for Relay for Life

This weekend will be the inaugural Color Out Cancer 5K Run/Walk to benefit the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life on Saturday, November 2, 2013, at Cate Square Park in Hammond. The race begins at 9 am and registration begins at 8 am. You can pre-registration using the form below for $30. Day-of registration is $35. Registration Form You(…)

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Free Basketball Clinic Hosted by SLU Men’s Basketball Team

Ages 5-13, boys and girls welcome. Event will cover the basics of the game – passing, dribbling and shooting. Participants will have a chance to meet the players and hear them talk about their experiences. Call (985) 345-6767 for more information. Also: Chalk Talk for Coaches wil be held before the event, from 1pm – 1:45pm.(…)

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Southeastern Homecoming Week – Tailgating Fun for Little Ones!

Southeastern Homecoming Week – Tailgating Fun for Little Ones!

  Southeastern Homecoming Week is in full swing. All the businesses in downtown Hammond are decked out to celebrate this year’s Seussical Homecoming theme: ”From There to Here, From Here to There, Roomie Rhyming Everywhere.” Saturday, October 26, 2013 is the big game, and there are all sorts of fun activities planned. I just took my two(…)

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Play Classes for Young Children

Page is “Under Construction” – I will be adding additional information. If you have a Play Class to add, please comment below or contact us.  Toddler Time at the  Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center in Hammond This program for kids age 4 and younger is held on Thursdays from 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. Children will socialize, play(…)

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