Robert E. Smith Library

Robert E. Smith Library
6301 Canal Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70124
(504) 596-2638 Directions Events News

Description

Library Manager - Sara Olivia Melton

The Robert E. Smith Library offers a wide collection of books, music, and movies, and hosts many programs for children, teens, and adults.

Upcoming Events

During Library Hours

One-on-One Basic Computer Training by Topic

Robert E. Smith Library

Robert E. Smith Branch Library is offering one-on-one basic computer literacy training by appointment. Please choose from the following:

  • Downloading eBooks with 3M Cloud/OverDrive
  • Managing Your Library Account Online
  • Creating a Gmail Account
  • Viewing Popular Magazines on Flipster
  • Getting Started with Microsoft Word 2010
Call 504-596-2638 to make an... (More)

Thursdays 11am

Join us for story time fun with a new story every week. Story Times are open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under unless noted. Every Thursday. (More)

Sundays 2pm

Musical Story Time Sundays

Robert E. Smith Library

Children, and their accompanying grown-ups, are invited to sing, dance, and enjoy a good story with us at Smith Library's Musical Sunday Story Times! Story Times are open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under unless noted. Every Sunday. (More)

4:30pm - 5:30pm

Altered Book Club (every last Tuesday of the month)

Robert E. Smith Library

Express your creativity! Come upcycle old books to create art journals! At each club meeting, a new page of the journal will be altered according to a theme, using paint, collage, poetry, etc. All supplies will be provided. Every last Tuesday of the month. (More)

6pm -7pm

Popular Fiction Book Club (every last Thursday of the month)

Robert E. Smith Library

Ever wanted to join a book club? Now's your chance! New additions are always welcome-- just read the book and show up ready to discuss! April's book selection is The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware. Can't make it this month? Get a jump start on next's month's book!... (More)

2pm

Computer Tutorial: Saving Pictures & Documents

Robert E. Smith Library

You went on vacation and took a hundred pictures... Someone e-mailed you a document to download and read... But where did they go? How can you look at them? It can be confusing! At this tutorial, we'll learn how to access documents, pictures, and other kinds of files on your... (More)

5pm - 6pm

History of the Cocktail (every last Saturday of the month)

Robert E. Smith Library

Must be 21+ to attend. Every last Saturday of the month. (More)

5pm - 6:30pm

Adult Coloring (every 1st Sunday of the month)

Robert E. Smith Library

Please join us for our BYOB coloring nights. Coloring sheets, pencils, and snacks provided. Must be 21+ to attend. Every 1st Sunday of the month. (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

Black and White Movie Night (every 2nd Saturday of the month)

Robert E. Smith Library

Join us for a black and white classic. May's movie is TBD. Popcorn and drinks will be provided. All patrons 12 or younger must be accompanied by a guardian. Every 2nd Saturday of the month. (More)

3pm - 4pm

Adult Crafternoon (every 3rd Thursday of the month)

Robert E. Smith Library

Upcycle materials to create unique crafts! All supplies provided, no previous crafting experience required! Every 3rd Thursday of the month. (More)

3pm - 4pm

Lego Club (every 3rd Saturday of the month)

Robert E. Smith Library

Join us every month to explore books and Legos! It's lots of fun! Every 3rd Saturday of the month. (More)