Events

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.

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Events on 8/17/2017

Thursday, August 17th

Cita Dennis Hubbell Library

Hubbell Library offers one-on-one HiSET tutoring by appointment. Call us and book a one-hour session today! Contact Catherine at 504-596-3113. By appointment daily. (More)

Thursday, August 17th

Robert 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
Call 504-596-2638 to make an... (More)

Thursday, August 17th

Cita Dennis Hubbell Library

Hubbell Library offers one-on-one computer classes by appointment. Call us and book a one-hour session today! Contact Chris at 504-596-3113 to discuss your computer training needs. By appointment daily. (More)

Thursday, August 17th

Main Library

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 Assistance

Not sure how to turn on a computer?... (More)

Thursday, August 17th

Cita Dennis Hubbell Library

Join us for story time fun with a new story every week. Story Times are open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under unless noted. Every Thursday. (More)

Join us every week for some play time. Meet new friends, and enjoy sharing Lego Duplo, Play-doh, and puzzles with your child. No registration is needed. Ages 1 - 5. All children must be accompanied by adult caregiver. Every Thursday. (More)

Thursday, August 17th

Mid-City Library

Join us for story time fun with a new story every week. Story Times are open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under unless noted. Every Thursday. (More)

Thursday, August 17th

Robert E. Smith Library

Join us for story time fun with a new story every week. Story Times are open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under unless noted. Every Thursday. (More)

Thursday, August 17th

Alvar Library

Learn the basics about computers in this class. Every Thursday. (More)

Thursday, August 17th

Main Library

We will rotate Maker activities, crafts, and research skills on a weekly basis. Please call 504-596-2565 with any questions. Every Thursday. (More)

Thursday, August 17th

Norman Mayer Library

Club meets monthly. New members are welcomed to join. Please call the Library at 504-596-3100 for this month's selection. Every 3rd Thursday of the month. (More)

A neighborhood group for people who love to read and get together to discuss ideas. August's selection is Homegoing Yaa Gyasi.
September's selection is A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline.
October's selection is The Associations of Small Bombs by Karan Mahajan.
November's selection is Another Brooklyn by... (More)

Come join us a relaxing night of coloring and wine sipping! Ages 21 and up. Every 3rd Thursday of the month. (Times may change over the summer, so please check back or call Latter Library at 504-596-2625.) (More)

Thursday, August 17th

Robert E. Smith Library

Upcycle materials to create unique crafts! All supplies provided, no previous crafting experience required! Every 3rd Thursday of the month. (More)

Thursday, August 17th

Alvar 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)

Join us for Family Movie Night. August's movie is The LEGO Batman Movie. This movie is rated PG. Watch the trailer here. Snacks provided and all ages welcome. Every 3rd Thursday of the month. (More)

Thursday, August 17th

Alvar Library

Knowing your rights when interacting with authorities can be tricky business, but having this knowledge can make all the difference. Do you know your rights? For almost 100 years, the ACLU has worked to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the... (More)