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Events on 10/17/2017

Tue, October 17th / 4pm - 5:30pm

Algiers Regional Library

Get your game on in the library! Come unwind at the library after school and play video and classic board games or learn new card games in the teen room. Every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 11am

Algiers Regional Library

Drop-in assistance with many different tasks such as: job applications, resumes, accessing websites such as Louisiana Workforce Commission and Louisiana Cafe, creating an email address, printing documents, creating basic flyers, etc. Contact Sam at 504-596-2641 to discuss your computer training needs and to schedule an appointment. Every Tuesday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 5pm

Mid-City Library

About this Series

Do you have the information you need to make decisions about your financial goals? At Edward Jones, we believe financial education is an important step in helping you achieve a better future. Presented by Marigny deMauriac at Edward Jones. You may attend one or as many classes as you wish. Refreshments will be served.
We hope you will join us.

About this Workshop

Panel discussion with Daniel Ledet of TransAmerica and Stacy Denham, Associate Director of Programs & Policy at the Alzheimer’s Association. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 10am - 6:30pm

East New Orleans Regional Library

Computer basics; email accounts; My Hire (LA Works), SNAP, and general benefits application assistance; resume preparation, online job applications, locating social services information (e.g housing, meals, etc.), and referrals to specialized employment programs in the New Orleans area. For more information, please call 504-596-3842 or visit their website. Reservations are required for high school diploma classes. Walk-in computer assistance is every Monday - Thursday from 10am - 3pm.
High school diploma classes are by reservation every Monday & Wednesday from 4pm - 6:30pm. YES! also has an office at the Main Library and is open every Monday - Wednesday from 10am - 4pm for walk-in computer assistance and every Monday - Thursday by reservation from 10am - 4pm for high school diploma classes. (More)

Tue, October 17th / During Library Hours

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)

Tue, October 17th / 10am - 4pm

Main Library

Computer basics; email accounts; My Hire (LA Works), SNAP, and general benefits application assistance; resume preparation, online job applications, locating social services information (e.g housing, meals, etc.), and referrals to specialized employment programs in the New Orleans area. For more information, please call 504-596-3842 or visit their website. Reservations are required for high school diploma classes. Walk-in computer assistance is every Monday - Wednesday from 10am - 4pm.
High school diploma classes are by reservation every Monday - Thursday from 10am - 4pm.
YES! also has an office at East New Orleans Regional Library and is open every Monday - Thursday from 10am - 3pm for walk-in computer assistance and every Monday & Wednesday by reservation from 4pm - 6:30pm for high school diploma classes. (More)

Tue, October 17th / During Library Hours

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)

Tue, October 17th / During Library Hours

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)

Tue, October 17th / During Library Hours

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)

Tue, October 17th / 4pm - 6pm

Rosa F. Keller Library & Community Center

This after-school club is kids ages 10 -14 who are interested in developing their leadership skills and improving their communities using art and activism through art creation, games, Black cultural activities, field trips, and Black history. To register, text or call 504-446-0752 or email rootscrew@therethinkers.org. Every Tuesday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 5pm - 5:30pm

Martin Luther King Library

Join us for our after-school story time with new stories and activities every week. Story Times are open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under unless noted. Every Tuesday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / During Library Hours

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)

Tue, October 17th / During Library Hours

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 Account
• Viewing Popular Magazines on Flipster
• Getting Started with Microsoft Word 2010 For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-2638. Reservations are required. Daily. (More)

Tue, October 17th / During Library Hours

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)

Tue, October 17th / 10am - 12pm

Norman Mayer Library

We're here to answer your tech questions. Every Tuesday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Cita Dennis Hubbell Library

Need help with your homework? Ask at the desk. Every Monday - Thursday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 10:30am

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 Tuesday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / During Library Hours

Main Library

During October, the Main Library will showcase photography from the MyNew Orleans Photo Project on the 2nd floor. Photographs are by those affected by homelessness in our city. There will also be a reception on Tuesday, October 10 from 5pm - 8pm (World Homeless Day). For more information on World Homeless Day, visit their website here. Daily from October 8 to November 4. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 10:30am

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 Tuesday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 10:30am

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 Tuesday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 11am

Alvar Library

Join us for story time, which includes stories, singing, movement, and crafts for babies and children up to age 5. Every Tuesday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 5pm

East New Orleans Regional Library

Join us in the children's area reading room. Books are chosen to cover a range of ages from 2 to 8. Topics reflect seasonal themes, holidays, silly events, and other fun stuff. Every Tuesday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 9am - 10am

Main Library

Get to know your neighbors, learn about community resources and programs, and enjoy breakfast on the Main Library's Gravier-side porch. Sponsored by students from Tulane School of Social Work, YES!, and the New Orleans Public Library. Every Tuesday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 10:30am

Algiers Regional Library

About the Series

Free, one-hour workshops that are fun to attend, where parents try out proven methods to help your children become ready to learn to read. Every family receives a packet of useful tips, activities to follow the workshop, and a free book.

About this Workshop

Easy everyday practices that help your child learn the shape and sound of letters. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 3:15pm

Martin Luther King Library

About the Series

Free, one-hour workshops that are fun to attend, where parents try out proven methods to help your children become ready to learn to read. Every family receives a packet of useful tips, activities to follow the workshop, and a free book.

About this Workshop

Easy everyday practices that help your child learn the shape and sound of letters. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 5:30pm

Algiers Regional Library

Do you have a story to tell about Algiers or New Orleans? Do you want to preserve it? Then come to the library over the next six weeks and document your story for all time. This is an interactive program. Story contributions will be on display at the Algiers Regional Library until November 30. A culminating celebration of participants' contributions will take place on Saturday, November 11 at 2pm. Every Tuesday from October 3 to November 7. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 3pm - 5pm

Algiers Regional Library

The New Orleans Public Library offers after-school snacks and meals for youth in partnership with Second Harvest Food Banks’ Kids Café program at participating branches. Free snacks or meals are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Every Monday - Friday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 4pm - 5pm

Alvar Library

The New Orleans Public Library offers after-school snacks and meals for youth in partnership with Second Harvest Food Banks’ Kids Café program at participating branches. Free snacks or meals are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Every Monday - Friday. (More)

Tue, October 17th / 3:30pm - 5pm

Central City Library

The New Orleans Public Library offers after-school snacks and meals for youth in partnership with Second Harvest Food Banks’ Kids Café program at participating branches. Free snacks or meals are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Every Monday - Thursday. (More)