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 9/23/2017

Saturday, September 23rd

Main Library

1-on-1 assistance with Internet use, general computer skills, online web searching, software use, and accessing resources available through the library using various electronic devices. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-2585. Reservations are required. Daily. (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

Martin Luther King Library

Contact Mary at 504-596-2697 to discuss your computer training needs and to schedule an appointment. Reservations are required. Every Monday - Saturday. (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

Mid-City Library

1-on-1 assistance with Internet use, general computer skills, online web searching, software use, and accessing resources available through the library using various electronic devices. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-2654. Reservations are required. Every Monday - Saturday. (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

Nix Library

1-on-1 assistance with Internet use, general computer skills, online web searching, software use, and accessing resources available through the library using various electronic devices. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-2630. Reservations are required. Every Monday - Saturday. (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

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. Every Monday - Saturday. (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

Robert E. Smith Library

We offer one-on-one basic computer literacy training by appointment. Appointments should be made at least 24 hours prior to the lesson. All training will be done on library-provided computers. Please choose from the following:
• Downloading eBooks with 3M Cloud/OverDrive
• Managing Your Library Account Online
• Creating a Gmail... (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

Cita Dennis Hubbell Library

Contact Chris at 504-596-3113 to discuss your computer training needs and to schedule an appointment. Reservations are required. By appointment daily. (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, September 23rd

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)

Saturday, September 23rd

Milton H. Latter Memorial 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)

Saturday, September 23rd

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, September 23rd

Cita Dennis Hubbell Library

Join us for family movies every Saturday. Refreshments are provided. August 26 at 10:30am - A Turtle’s Tale 2: Sammy’s Adventures
August 26 at 2pm - The Book of Life September 2 at 10:30am - The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar
September 2 at 2pm - *Beauty and the... (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

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, September 23rd

Main Library

In the Teen Zone. Every 4th Saturday of the month. (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

Alvar Library

Read this month's book and come discuss with fellow readers. Light refreshments provided. Every 4th Saturday of the month. (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

Algiers Regional Library

Algiers Regional Library will showcase the work of local oil painter Peggy Delery Pospisil for the month of September. There will be an artist reception on Thursday, September 14, at 5:30pm with light refreshments. Peggy Delery Pospisil is a local artist who specializes in oil paintings of Louisiana swamp scenes,... (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

Algiers Regional Library

Join us after Story Time for fun ways to learn to be healthy through kid-friendly activities. Every Saturday. (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

Algiers Regional Library

Come learn how the chemistry and aromas of essential oils affect overall wellness. We will discuss basic guidelines on various application methods and benefits they have on the mind, body, and spirit. Empower yourself to claim your best life through the power of nature. (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

Mid-City Library

September's movie is Wonder Woman. The movie is rated PG-13. Watch the trailer here. Refreshments will be served. (More)

Saturday, September 23rd

In celebration of Art House Theater Day, The Broad Theater and the Friends of the New Orleans Public Library are partnering to give away free tickets for library card holders to a screening of Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes. This film is based on Dahl’s beloved children’s book with an unmatched... (More)