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 7/22/2017

Saturday, July 22nd

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)

Saturday, July 22nd

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)

Saturday, July 22nd

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)

Saturday, July 22nd

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)

Notary public services are offered free every week. Volunteer run, our community members help other community members. We recommend calling the library at 504-596-2660 ahead of time to confirm a volunteer will be in attendance. Notary services are not available to businesses. Limited to 5 stamps per person. Every Saturday. (More)

Saturday, July 22nd

Algiers Regional 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 Saturday. (More)

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 Saturday. (More)

Saturday, July 22nd

Main Library

Enjoy story time and crafts with your child in a safe, welcoming environment. Library staff are there to welcome you and your child for a pleasant shared experience. Reference books and databases are available to assist your child in completing homework assignments. Story Times are open to all families and... (More)

DID YOU KNOW: Americans throw out over 36 million tons of food waste each year. Once in landfills, 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 waste drop-off locations at New... (More)

Saturday, July 22nd

Cita Dennis Hubbell Library

Join us for family movies every Saturday. Refreshments are provided. July 1 at 10:30am - Rodger’s and Hammerstein’s Cinderella (1997, G)
July 1 at 2pm - The Lego Batman Movie (PG) July 8 at 10:30am - Toy Story (G)
July 8 at 2pm - Sing (PG) July 15 at 10:30am... (More)

Saturday, July 22nd

Algiers Regional Library

Get help with 7th to 12th grade math and science subjects. Volunteers can help with the following:
• Pre Algebra
• Algebra 1 & 2
• Biology 1 & 2
• General Chemistry 1 & 2 Every Saturday. (More)

Saturday, July 22nd

Main Library

Join us each Saturday afternoon to learn and play chess. Open to adults and teens; beginners and skilled players. Every Saturday. (More)

Saturday, July 22nd

Teens: Qualify to be entered in a drawing for a Kindle Fire 7 by reading 2017 pages Teen Summer Reading Program participants who record 2017 pages in the online reading log will be automatically entered into a contest to win a brand new 7” Kindle Fire tablet with Alexa. Winners... (More)

Saturday, July 22nd

Sign up for Summer Fun

Sign Up - Log Your Progress - Earn Rewards
Earn rewards and prize raffle entries by simply logging your reading and event attendance.
There are two ways to sign up:
1. Sign up online and log your reading and event attendance online.
2. Sign up... (More)

Saturday, July 22nd

Main Library

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)

Saturday, July 22nd

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.

Workshops

Bring Your Résumé Night
Attendees will be able to bring their own résumé and have it reviewed by... (More)

Saturday, July 22nd

Algiers Regional Library

Algiers Regional Library will showcase the work of local still life artist Clyde Eldridge for the month of July 2017. There will be an artist reception on Monday, July 17 from 6:30pm - 7:30pm with light refreshments. Daily from July 1 to July 31. (More)

Saturday, July 22nd

Congratulations to this year's winners of the Adult Writing Contest! Read their short stories here. 1st place - Build a Better World by Susan Ducote Bordelon
2nd place - Warrior by Lisa Jackson
3rd place - How She Found Them by Melissa Tabeek (More)

Saturday, July 22nd

Alvar Library

Come out for a little friendly competition and enjoy playing a game of Capture the Flag. All ages. (More)

Saturday, July 22nd

Mid-City Library

Mid-City Library will be showing Kong: Skull Island. View the trailer here. The movie is rated PG-13. Refreshments will be served. (More)