Children's Resource Center Library

Children's Resource Center Library
913 Napoleon Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70115 (504) 596-2628 Directions Events News

Description

Library Manager - Linda Gielec

The Children's Resource Center Library is home to a vast collection of juvenile and young adult materials as well as a small collection of adult items and hosts many programs for children, teens, and adults.

The building is an original Carnegie Library, and has served as a public library since 1908.

Upcoming Events

Wednesdays 10:30am

A fun and interactive story time for children. Story Times are open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under unless noted. Every Wednesday. (More)

Wednesdays 5pm - 7pm

Community Composting with New Orleans Public Library/ Compostaje en New Orleans Public Library

Children's Resource Center Library

Weekly Food Waste Drop-Off DID YOU KNOW: Americans throw out over 36 million tons of food waste each year. Once in landfi lls, food breaks down to produce methane, a potent greenhouse gas which contributes to climate change. Now, you can bring your frozen food scraps to our weekly food... (More)

4:30pm

French Story Time & Craft (every 4th Monday of the month)

Children's Resource Center Library

A fun and interactive story time for children with a French twist. Story Times are open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under unless noted. Every 4th Monday of the month. (More)

4:30pm

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

Children's Resource Center Library

A fun and interactive story time for children. Story Times are open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under unless noted. Every 1st & 3rd Monday of the month. (More)

6pm - 8pm

Stitch N' Book Circle (every 1st Monday of the month)

Children's Resource Center Library

Stitch N' Book Knitting, Crochet, Tatting & Crafting Circle Bring your own crafty project and enjoy conversation, snacks, and your creativity. All ages are welcome. Tatting & crochet instruction available upon request. Every 1st Monday of the month. (More)

1pm - 3pm

A Musical Poe Coloring Afternoon!

Children's Resource Center Library

Join us for an afternoon of live classical chamber music, whilst coloring Edgar Allan Poe inspired coloring pages! Light snacks and cold drinks will be provided. Music will be original works composed by local artist, Jeff Pagano. Cellist Susan Millar-Boldissar, a graduate of Oberlin and currently a local New Orleans... (More)

4:30pm

Bilingual Spanish/English Story Time & Craft (every 2nd Monday of the month)

Children's Resource Center Library

A fun and interactive story time in Spanish and English! Story Times are open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under unless noted. Every 2nd 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)

11am - 1pm

Lego Club (every 2nd Saturday of the month)

Children's Resource Center Library

Join our monthly Lego Club to design and build your own fun creations! Legos will be provided. Every 2nd Saturday of the month. (More)

4:30pm

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

Children's Resource Center Library

A fun and interactive story time for children. Story Times are open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under unless noted. Every 1st & 3rd Monday of the month. (More)