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4th of July Fireworks and Fun – 2017

4th of July Fireworks and Fun – 2017

Town of Independece Fireworks Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 7 pmLocation: Fontana Park, 53409 W Fontana Rd. in IndependenceFun for all at this free event that includes fireworks,  hotdogs, drinks and face-painting!  PARD Independence Day Fireworks Show (Ponchatoula) Monday, July 3, 2016 from 5 – 9 pmLocation: PARD, 19030 Ponchatoula Parks Drive, Ponchatoula LAGates open at 5:00(…)

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$1 Movies at Regal Movie Theater in Covington!

If you are looking for some inexpensive and air-conditioned family fun this summer, head to Regal Covington Stadium 14 Movie Theater. Regal is offering two different movie options on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 am, starting June 6. All tickets are $1 (including adults) and the movie selections are rated PG. Tickets must be purchased at the theater.(…)

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2017 SUMMER CAMPS in and around Hammond/Tangipahoa Parish

2017 SUMMER CAMPS in and around Hammond/Tangipahoa Parish

Here it is! Our annual list of local summer camp offerings – Please click the links in each section for more information. Details are subject to change, so always call to confirm information and availability. If you have a camp to add, please email ashley@tangifamilies.com. Traditional KidCam Summer Camps Ages: 3-13Days/Times: Monday through Friday, 9 am(…)

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Heather Simpson Named “Young Woman of Excellence”

Heather Simpson Named “Young Woman of Excellence”

Tangipahoa Parish Library annually partakes in the celebration of the National Women’s History Month during March by honoring a woman from the community with the Woman of Excellence award. The winner of this year’s award is Jewel M. Sumner senior Heather Simpson. Heather is an outstanding student at Jewel M. Sumner. She has maintained a(…)

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Oaks Montessori School in Hammond Revitalizes Middle School Program

Montessori students in the Tangipahoa area will soon be able to continue their education through the middle school years thanks to a revitalization of the Middle School Program at Oaks Montessori School in Hammond. Fundraising is currently underway for the the expansion, which will allow Oaks to offer Montessori programs to students age 12 –(…)

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Hammond Rotary “Movie Under the Stars”

Saturday, November 14, 2015 is the 4th annual “Movie Under the Stars” presented by the Hammond Rotary at Cate Square Park,(219 N. Oak St., Hammond, LA).  “Home Alone” will be shown on  a 22 ft. inflatable screen! 4 pm – Activities Start 6 pm – Movie Starts Cost to enter: food items to be donated to(…)

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LCDC Space Spectacular Almost Sleepover

3…2…1…Blast Off! Fly High with the LCDC Space Team at the Space Spectacular Almost Sleepover on September 25th from 5-9 pm! Astronauts in training will learn all about what it takes to become a real astronaut, build their own space ship, and go on a constellation scavenger hunt. The evening includes an authentic astronaut meal and(…)

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Dragon Boat Festival & Races

The 6th Annual  Walgreens Greater New Orleans International Dragon Boat Festival & Races will be held Saturday, May 9 (starting at 8 am) on the Tchefuncte River in Madisonville. The Tchefuncte River will come alive with the sounds of beating drums, splashing water, impassioned paddlers, cheering crowds and bustling festival grounds. Participants and spectators will be treated to a day of(…)

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