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Play It Safe Interactive Safety Event at Cate Square

Play It Safe Interactive Safety Event at Cate Square

North Oaks Health System presents Play It Safe on Saturday, Sept. 10 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Cate Square Park in Downtown Hammond. Play It Safe is an interactive safety event to increase safety awareness through education, demonstrations and activities for families with children ages 12 and under. You can register online for a FREE bike(…)

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“Shrek the Musical Jr.” Auditions to Be Held April 17, 2016

“Shrek the Musical Jr.” Auditions to Be Held April 17, 2016

Acting Upon Faith Productions Director Brent Goodrich and First Presbyterian Church of Hammond proudly announce auditions for their summer musical, Shrek The Musical Jr., on Sunday, April 17, 2016 between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. in Anderson Hall, located on the church grounds at 411 W Charles Street in Hammond.A $5 audition fee will be charged, and registration(…)

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Auditions for Missoula Children’s Theatre’s “Red Riding Hood” for Local Kindergarten-High School Students

Auditions for the Missoula Children’s Theatre production of “Red Riding Hood” will be held on Monday, April 11, 2016 from 3 to 5 pm at the Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts in downtown Hammond. Missoula Children’s Theatre is a non-profit educational theater troupe that has been a hometown arts favorite since 1992, often as part of Fanfare, Southeastern’s(…)

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Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2016 – Info for Families

Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2016 – Info for Families

2016 Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival Friday, April 8 – Sunday, April 10, 2016Official Festival Grounds:  Ponchatoula’s Memorial Park, but the Festival takes over all of downtown Ponchatoula.  Official Website (Includes Entertainment Schedule)Official Facebook Page (‘Like’ the Festival’s page for updates over the weekend!) HOURS Friday: 12 noon – 10:30 pm  (Music, Beer, & all Food booths open at 5 pm)Saturday: 9 am -(…)

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Tangipahoa Parish’s Shelby Core 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. This year, Tangipahoa Parish Library has chosen to honor a young person attending a Tangipahoa Parish school. The winner of this year’s award is fifth(…)

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Local Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Activities – 2016

Local Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Activities – 2016

Hammond Recreation Center Easter Egg Hunt WHEN: Saturday, March 19, 2016 from 12 to 2 pmWHERE: Zemurray Park, 601 W. Coleman Ave., Hammond, LAFor kids ages 2-12. 10,000 eggs – find the golden egg and win a prize! Hunt for Health & Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by Junior Auxiliary WHEN: Saturday, March 19, 2016 from(…)

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Divas & Dolls Prom Fun Free Dress Giveaway!

Please share with any young ladies you know in the Tangipahoa area – all are invited to the 2016 Divas & Dolls Prom Dress Giveaway! This fun free dress giveaway event is sponsored by Project P.R.O.M.I.S.E & Circle of Success Management in conjunction with Alms Resources. There will be a large variety of dresses available(…)

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The Octavians Theatre Workshops for Youth

Hammond’s youth theatre group The Octavians will be offering regular weekly workshops in 2016. The group is partnering with SLU’s Alpha Psi Omega fraternity, a theater organization, to offer weekly workshops and specialty workshops as well as continue the Troupe de Tour group. New offerings include workshops like sewing, mask making and costume design. Upcoming(…)

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Fellom Ballet Presents 8th Annual “Traveling” Nutcracker

The “Land of Sweets” will come alive as more than 40 Fellom Ballet intermediate and advanced dancers offer seven performances of a “mini” traveling “Nutcracker” on Dec. 4-5, 2015 for school children, nursing home/assisted living residents and the general public.   As part of Fellom Ballet’s commitment to arts in education, the cast will take(…)

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