Library Manager - Emily Painton
The Main Library, located in the Central Business District, opened in December 1958. The building, encompassing three main floors and two sub-basements, is the Library's flagship location, providing the system's largest collection of popular and research sources.
The Main Library offers a wide collection of books, music, and movies, and hosts many programs for children, teens, and adults.
Mon, April 23rd / During Library HoursMain Library
Make a fun simple craft with supplies and examples provided. A new craft every two weeks. This is a passive craft for children, located in the Alan and Cecilia Sands Early Literacy Center. Assistance from a guardian is recommended for younger ages. (More)
Mon, April 23rd / 6:30pm - 8pmMain 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
Celebrate National Poetry Month with us at the Old Point Bar (545 Patterson Drive). Have a drink, and share some words. Read your original work or pieces by your favorite poets (or songwriters because it's Jazz Appreciation Month too). Funny, sad, long, short, we want to hear it all. (More)