Mid-City Library

Mid-City Library
4140 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70119 (504) 596-2654 Directions Events News

Description

Library Manager - Adrienne Strock

The Mid-City Library offers a wide offering of books, music, and movies.

In 2016, the Mid-City Library relocated to the The Automotive Life Insurance Company Building. Built in 1963, this mid-century modern gem was designed by Curtis & Davis Architects who are also known for designing the Superdome and the Main Library on Loyola Ave. In 2010, the building was recognized as a historic landmark by the New Orleans Historic District Landmarks Commission.

Upcoming Events

Thursdays 11am

Join us for story time fun with a new story every week. Every Thursday. (More)

7pm

Story Time for Grownups: The Anti-Valentine's Day Edition

Mid-City Library

Enjoy some stories with us! We will do the reading for you as we test the limits of various genres, humor, and decency. February's theme will be all about the dark side of love. 21+ and BYOB (More)

Join us for a night of table top gaming upstairs at Mimi's hosted by the New Orleans Public Library, featuring new, original indie titles, old classic favorites, and everything in between! Bring a few friends or make some new ones. Get a library card, or renew your old one. Check... (More)

5:30pm

80's Movie and Trivia Night! (every 3rd Tuesday of the month)

Mid-City Library

Tease your hair and pop your collar for Mid-City's totally rad 80's movie and trivia night! February's selection is the Jeff Goldblum/Geena Davis classic Earth Girls are Easy. Trivia starts at 5:30pm, the movie at 6pm. Every 3rd Tuesday of the month. (More)

5:30pm

Movie Night: Doctor Strange

Mid-City Library

Join us for Doctor Strange. The movie is rated PG-13. Refreshments will be served. (More)

5pm

Investing 101 Workshop Series: Preparing Your Estate Plan

Mid-City Library

Investing 101 is resented by Marigny deMauriac from Edward Jones. Do you have the information you need to make decisions about your financial goals? At Edward Jones, we believe financial education is an important step in helping you achieve a better future. At our Financial Workshop, you’ll learn:
• Key... (More)

2pm

Tea Tasting with Leaf & Bean NOLA

Mid-City Library

Specialty tea experts Charles McLaughlin and Nick Carlisi will hold discussions and complementary tea tastings to showcase high quality loose leaf teas from around the world. A fun event for tea enthusiasts and newcomers alike! (More)

5pm

Investing 101 Workshop Series: Foundations of Investing

Mid-City Library

Investing 101 is resented by Marigny deMauriac from Edward Jones. Do you have the information you need to make decisions about your financial goals? At Edward Jones, we believe financial education is an important step in helping you achieve a better future. At our Financial Workshop, you’ll learn:
• Key... (More)

6pm - 7:30pm

Technology and Higher Education in Louisiana 

Mid-City Library

How do online courses work? How do students learn, and how are courses able to keep costs low? Can they work in Louisiana? Dr. Rob Stufflebeam, professor of Philosophy and Online Education, will answer these questions in his lecture. This lecture is a part of the Logsdon and Mizell-Nelson Library... (More)

5pm

Investing 101 Workshop Series: Retirement by Design

Mid-City Library

Investing 101 is resented by Marigny deMauriac from Edward Jones. Do you have the information you need to make decisions about your financial goals? At Edward Jones, we believe financial education is an important step in helping you achieve a better future. At our Financial Workshop, you’ll learn:
• Key... (More)

9:30am - 1pm

Free ACT Practice Tests @ Your Library!

Mid-City Library

The New Orleans Public Library is now offering Free ACT Practice Tests! Register with the Princeton Review. The test will begin at 9:30am. Please arrive the day of the practice test at least 10 minutes early. You will need to bring a valid photo ID, #2 pencils, and a calculator.... (More)

5pm

Investing 101 Workshop Series: Ready or Not? Preparing for the Unexpected

Mid-City Library

Investing 101 is resented by Marigny deMauriac from Edward Jones. Do you have the information you need to make decisions about your financial goals? At Edward Jones, we believe financial education is an important step in helping you achieve a better future. At our Financial Workshop, you’ll learn:
• Key... (More)