Central City Library

Central City Library
2405 Jackson Avenue, Building C, Room 235
(in the Mahalia Jackson Center) (504) 596-3110 Directions Events News

Description

Library Manager - Maria Landrum

The Central City Library is located within the Mahalia Jackson Center and offers a wide collection of books, music, and movies, and hosts many programs for children, teens, and adults.

Upcoming Events

Tuesdays 10am

Join us for story time for children ages 3 - 5. Every Tuesday. (More)

Thursdays 3pm - 6pm

Guys Read Comics

Central City Library

Join our weekly book club for guys! We’ll have snacks and comic books available to read and discuss. Guys Read is a web-based literacy program for boys founded by author and First National Ambassador of Young People’s Literature Jon Scieszka. Their mission is to help boys become self-motivated, lifelong readers.... (More)

5:30pm

Story Time & Craft (every 1st & 3rd Monday of the month)

Central City Library

Join us for stories, songs, and crafts. Every 1st & 3rd Monday 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

Story Time & Craft (every 1st & 3rd Monday of the month)

Central City Library

Join us for stories, songs, and crafts. Every 1st & 3rd Monday of the month. (More)

Come celebrate National Poetry Month with us at the Old Point Bar (545 Patterson Rd. in Algiers Point). Have a drink, and share some words. Read your original work or some pieces by your favorite poets. Or songwriters, because it's Jazz Appreciation Month too! Funny, sad, long, short... we want... (More)

5:30pm

Every Child Ready to Read Workshop: Fun with Letters

Central City Library

When do children start learning language?
How can I prepare my child for Kindergarten?
Will this help my child in school?
Get the answers and everyday activities that prepare your child from birth to age 5 for success in school. We offer 4 workshop topics, each with different activities, a... (More)