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 1/23/2018

Tue, January 23rd / During Library Hours

Central City Library

Our one-on-one sessions are designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / During Library Hours

Main Library

While African American men’s roles in the indigenous ritual procession traditions go back over a century, the vital role of women is not as widely known. This exhibit illustrates a historical overview of the pride and work involved in preparing for the neighborhood processions that bring beauty and pride to New Orleans. It is documented through photographs and the ceremonial attire of the women who participate in the community based customs of the Black Masking/Mardi Gras Indian, Baby Doll and Social and Pleasure Club traditions. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / During Library Hours

Main Library

Our one-on-one sessions are designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / During Library Hours

Martin Luther King Library

Our one-on-one sessions are designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / During Library Hours

Mid-City Library

Our one-on-one sessions are designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / During Library Hours

Nix Library

Our one-on-one sessions are designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / During Library Hours

Main 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)

In honor of Black History Month and the New Orleans Tricentennial, the New Orleans Public Library is collecting recipes and the stories behind them for a community cookbook celebrating 300 years of African-American influence on New Orleans cuisine. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / During Library Hours

Robert E. Smith Library

Our one-on-one sessions are designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / During Library Hours

Cita Dennis Hubbell Library

Our one-on-one sessions are designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 10am - 11pm

Algiers Regional Library

Our one-on-one sessions are designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 10am - 3pm

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. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 10am - 5pm

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. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 10am - 1pm

Norman Mayer 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. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 10am - 12pm

Norman Mayer Library

Our one-on-one sessions are designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 10am

Central City Library

Story Time is open to all families and caregivers with children age 3 - 5. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 10:30am

Algiers Regional Library

Story Time is open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 11am

Alvar Library

Toddler Story Time is open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 3pm - 4:30pm

Nix 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. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 3:30pm

Martin Luther King Library

After-School Family Story Time is open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 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. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 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. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 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. (More)

Tue, January 23rd / 5pm - 6pm

Children's Resource Center Library

Learn about asset transfer, incapacity protection, guardian for minors or dependents, charitable intent and/or tax control at this preparation presentation. (More)