Algiers Regional Library

Algiers Regional Library
3014 Holiday Drive
New Orleans, LA 70131 (504) 596-2641 Directions Events News

Description

Library Manager - Mary Ann Marx

The Algiers Regional Library serves the greater Algiers Community with all traditional library services as well as computer access, story times, printing and fax services and a variety of informational, educational and recreational programs for all ages. It is the meeting place for the Algiers Historical Society’s monthly meeting. It has two meeting rooms available for booking by non-commercial organizations. It also has a computer technical lab with twelve computers. Additionally, there is a teen activity room and a separate space for the teen collections.

Upcoming Events

Tuesdays 10:30am, Saturdays 2:30pm

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

Wednesdays 4pm

Teen Homework Club

Algiers Regional Library

Don't let homework get the best of you! Join the Teen Homework Club and get assistance with your homework, research and have the perfect place to study with friends. We meet upstairs in the Teen Room. Every Wednesday. (More)

6pm - 7:30pm

Big Chief Robbe, “Chief of Chiefs” 

Algiers Regional Library

Robert Nathaniel Lee, known to generations as “Big Chief Robbe,” embraced the Mardi Gras Indian tradition in the 1920s when he joined the Creole Wild West. Proclaimed a Big Chief in the 1940’s, Big Chief Robbe brought back the Golden Blades and started the White Eagles and the Ninth Ward... (More)

4:30pm - 6pm

Lego Club (every 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month)

Algiers Regional Library

Come build and play with a wide assortment of Lego bricks. For ages 8 - 14. Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month. (More)

During Library Hours

Stephanie Hiser Paintings Exhibit

Algiers Regional Library

Algiers Regional Library will showcase the work of local artist and library employee, Stephanie Hiser from January 15 - February 15, 2017. (More)

4:30pm - 6pm

Game Day for Teens (every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month)

Algiers Regional Library

Video games and table top classics! Teens and tweens are welcome to come and get their game on in the teen room. Every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month. (More)

10am - 12pm

NOPL and the Algiers Historical Society Present: The Lost Duverje Chapel and Cemetery, Unlisted Graveyards in Algiers and Facts about Today's Burial Practices

Algiers Regional Library

Mary LaCoste has been giving tours of historic cemeteries for 15 years but found hat there was a lack of available factual information. Armed with curiosity about her in-laws graves, on both sides of the river in New Orleans, she used her research skills acquired as a published writer on... (More)

4pm - 5:30pm

Youth Chess Club (every 2nd & 4th Monday of the month)

Algiers Regional Library

Youth Chess Club is open to kids 8-18. We meet in the Teen Room. Every 2nd & 4th Monday of the month. (More)

4pm - 6pm

Louisiana Teen Readers' Choice Voting Party

Algiers Regional Library

Teens: cast a ballot on an official voting machine to have a say in 2017's Louisiana Teen Reader's Choice. You must read or listen to at least two of this year's book selection to vote. After you vote, there will be food, music, games, and book giveaways. View the titles... (More)

4:30pm - 6pm

Lego Club (every 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month)

Algiers Regional Library

Come build and play with a wide assortment of Lego bricks. For ages 8 - 14. Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month. (More)

4:30pm - 6pm

Teen Anime Club (every 4th Thursday of the month)

Algiers Regional Library

Calling Otaku!! Come watch anime and discuss the latest manga at your library! Every 4th Thursday of the month. (More)

3pm - 3:30pm

Music and Movement

Algiers Regional Library

Come and join Instructor, Miss Mary Dawn for music and youth yoga with basic stretches & poses for ages 4 through 6. Dress for easy movement. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. (More)

5pm - 6pm

West Bank Book Club (every 1st Wednesday of the month)

Algiers Regional Library

The West Bank Book Club meets every month to discuss their selection, which is usually literary fiction. February's selection is TBD. Meetings are open to the public and hosted by Library staff. Every 1st Wednesday of the month. (More)

4:30pm - 6pm

Game Day for Teens (every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month)

Algiers Regional Library

Video games and table top classics! Teens and tweens are welcome to come and get their game on in the teen room. Every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month. (More)

4pm - 5:30pm

Youth Chess Club (every 2nd & 4th Monday of the month)

Algiers Regional Library

Youth Chess Club is open to kids 8-18. We meet in the Teen Room. Every 2nd & 4th Monday of the month. (More)

4:30pm - 6pm

Photography Club (every 2nd Monday of the month)

Algiers Regional Library

Photography Club is open to photographers of all skill levels with any camera type. Bring your camera and come share and learn with fellow photography enthusiasts. Participate in monthly photo assignments if you wish, find inspiration from local photographers and discover much more about the art of photography. View our... (More)