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Win one of 2 $50 Santa Portrait Packages at Hammond Square

Santa Portrait Giveaway from Becky Blount Photography – 2017 I have taken my two daughters to have a portrait with Santa at Hammond Square every year for the past six years! I love the wonderful memories – Becky does beautiful portraits! I love to display our photos through the years. The prices are very reasonable, starting(…)

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2017 Christmas Parades & Activities in Our Area – FULL MONTH

2017 Christmas Parades & Activities in Our Area – FULL MONTH

Parades are listed first – scroll down for events in chronological order! CHRISTMAS PARADES – 2017 Saturday, Dec 2, 2017: Hammond Christmas Parade 5 pm start time Theme: “Oh Cypress Tree” Parade Route Check out “The Zone” – a fun and safe place for families to enjoy the Christmas Parade, held on Gen. Pershing and(…)

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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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Tangi 4-H Parade / Family Fun Fest 1 Mile/ 5K Run

The 10th Annual Tangi 4-H Parade / Family Fun Fest 1 Mile/ 5K Run will be hosted at Chappapeela Sports Park in Hammond on Friday, May 1, starting at 3 pm. Pet Parade Registration: $20/Pet includes t-shirts (pre-register by April 17th). Registration after April 17th -$25/Pet + t-shirt is extra.Pet contest begins at 5:30 PM. Pet entry fee(…)

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Family Health Day at Hammond Square

Family Health Day at Hammond Square is happening this Saturday, June 14th from 10 am – 1 pm! Kajun 107.1 WHMD will be onsite with prizes to give away. Adults can get a free stroke risk assessment, and the first 100 people to complete the assessment will receive a free gift bag. Kids Activities include pony(…)

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