This was our biggest SUMMER FUN program yet.

June 1st, 2019

This was our biggest SUMMER FUN program yet.


Thank you for making summer so much fun!

Raffle Prize Information

For Children: Drawstring backpacks; earbuds; Amazon gift cards
For Teens: Drawstring backpacks; earbuds; Bluetooth speakers
For Adults: NOPL super fan prize pack; Steamboat Natchez tickets; $25 bookstore certificates; Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet

Chances to earn raffle tickets expired at 5pm on July 20. Each Library location will hold drawings on Monday, July 22. The locations will draw one drawing per item/package for children, teens, and adults. Winners will be contacted and informed that they have until Monday, July 29, to visit the Library location to pick up their prize. If a prize has not been picked up by Tuesday, July 30, the location may redraw for a new winner.

Adult Writing Contest Winners

1st Place: Russell MacClaren, The Power of Reading
2nd Place: Gilbert Estrada, A Summer Season
3rd Place: Sarah Waits, Mississippi, U.S.A.

Winners’ Reading Night was held on Tuesday, July 16 from 6pm - 7:30pm at Mid-City Library.

Summer Fun is sponsored by the Friends of the New Orleans Public Library.

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Main Library | 219 Loyola Avenue Monday, July 29 from 6pm - 7:45pm
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