There is always something fun, entertaining, and educational happening at the Library.
We offer hundreds of events each month. Search below by any combination of date, library location, or age group.
Thursday, June 29thRobert 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
The New Orleans Public Library has partnered with YMCA Educational Services (YES!) and Tulane School of Social Work to bring quality computer skills training to the Main Library. Find the offering that's right for you from the options listed below.
Computer AssistanceNot sure how to turn on a computer?... (More)
Vincente is a photographic & visual artist working in alternative image making processes. The craftsmanship & patience needed in handmade image making (and images on film) has helped create his unique vision. He creates all of his images on analog film and makes entirely handmade photographs with woven strips. Visit... (More)
Thursday, June 29thMain Library | Algiers Regional Library | Alvar Library | Central City Library | Children's Resource Center Library | East New Orleans Regional Library | Cita Dennis Hubbell Library | Rosa F. Keller Library & Community Center | Martin Luther King Library | Milton H. Latter Memorial Library | Norman Mayer Library | Mid-City Library | Nix Library | Robert E. Smith Library
Odyssey House will be available to assist with Medicaid applications and questions.
Odyssey House can also assist in answering questions such as:
- Why should I go to the doctor when I'm not sick?
- How often should I get tested for STIs?
- How can I apply for Medicaid?... (More)
Thursday, June 29thMartin Luther King Library
Join us all summer for hands-on activities for teens and tweens. From screenprinting to button-making, you'll get a chance to try something new every week.
Meets on the following days:
June 6, 13, 20, 22, 27, & 29
July 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25 & 27
August 1, 3 (More)
Bruce Davenport, Jr. was born in 1972 at Charity Hospital and grew up in the Lafitte Housing Projects in the 6th Ward. With the encouragement of his grandparents who raised him, he began to draw at the age of five as a means to entertain himself and document the world... (More)
Thursday, June 29th
This series is presented by Jessica Rareshide, certified personnel consultant and certified staffing professional. These workshops will provide the strategies and techniques to find the right job and career for you.
WorkshopsBring Your Résumé Night
Attendees will be able to bring their own résumé and have it reviewed by... (More)
Thursday, June 29thNorman Mayer Library
Join the New Orleans Preservation Coalition for a presentation and open discussion about how to protect your personal photographs and papers before the rains come. Preservation specialists from libraries and archives will provide you with steps you can take to safely store your personal documents, photographs, objects and other items... (More)
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)