Alvar Library

Alvar Library
913 Alvar Street
New Orleans, LA 70117 (504) 596-2667 Directions Events News

Description

Library Manager - Adrienne Johnson

Located in the Bywater neighborhood, the Alvar Library was built by the WPA in 1940 and is a fine example of the Art Deco architectural style of that period. Weekly, we offer computer tutoring, storytime, and crafts. Collection highlights include locally-made comics and zines.

Events on 6/29/2017

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Thursday, June 29th

Alvar Library

Odyssey House will be available to assist with Medicaid applications and questions. Odyssey House can also assist in answering questions such as:
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Thursday, June 29th

Alvar Library

Come and share your musical talent and have fun singing a song from a hand-selected playlist in the garden. All ages. (More)

Thursday, June 29th

Alvar Library

New Orleans has a vibrant street performance culture, but most people don't know how controversial- and how regulated- busking can be. We'll be talking about the laws that regulate street performance in New Orleans, including a brief history of busking in the French Quarter, and show how our Guide to... (More)