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Advanced English Language Conversation Class - Field Trip

Out and About in New Orleans

Take an English Language Learning field trip to a location in New Orleans to learn about the culture and languages of the City.

As part of our Advanced English Language Conversation series with the New Neighbor Project, the last Wednesday of January, February, and March features a field trip.

On Jan 31, we will meet in front of the New Orleans Museum of Art. Admission to the Museum is free on Wednesdays to LA residents. Orleans Parish residents can also book a Culture Pass for free admission to the Museum with your Library card.

For questions about field trips please contact Sophia at hallsophia0129@gmail.com.

February and March field trips will be decided in upcoming classes.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Community | Arts & Cultural | Adult Literacy |

TAGS: | Open Doors | Adult: Literacy |

In the Community


Hours
Mon, Apr 15 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Apr 16 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Apr 17 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Apr 18 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Apr 19 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Apr 20 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 21 Closed

About the branch

Upcoming Events

Tue, Apr 16, 10:00am - 2:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Lobby Table #1
Meet with JOB1 Business and Career Solutions, a NOPL partner. This agency offers employment and training services to provide employers with a skilled workforce and to link job seekers to employment.

Tue, Apr 16, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Tue, Apr 16, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Alvar Library - Yard
Bring your clean glass to recycle it. Glass is turned into sand and cullet for coastal restoration, disaster relief, eco-construction, and more. Glass is only accepted during program hours.

Tue, Apr 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Norman Mayer Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Front Porch,Lawn
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library - Sands Early Learning Center
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 16, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Lobby Table #2
Women with a Vision will provide reproductive health resources.

Tue, Apr 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Learn and have fun with STEM NOLA, where future innovators, creators, makers, and entrepreneurs are inspired and engaged through science, technology, engineering, and math.
Register

Tue, Apr 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Teen volunteers, grades 8 - 12, and young students, grades K - 2, will read & write together to integrate literacy development through creative storytelling, writing, and reading-related activities.
Register

Tue, Apr 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Norman Mayer Library
Drop in for activities, conversations, games, and snacks. A teen program with a different theme each month.

Tue, Apr 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nora Navra Library - Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Tue, Apr 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
"Moving the Chains: The Civil Rights Protest that Saved the Saints and Transformed New Orleans" recounts the athlete protest that led the city to revise its racist policies and gain a football team.

Wed, Apr 17, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Wed, Apr 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, Apr 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, Apr 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Nix Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, Apr 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Computer Lab
Look for jobs online, fill out applications, polish your resume, and increase your technology skills and understanding. All with assistance from Library staff.

Wed, Apr 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library - 1st Floor Meeting Room
Practice English as a Second Language conversation with other students from all over the world. Feel free to bring your lunch.

Wed, Apr 17, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Learn about health and wellness resources from I Deserve It. Free plant giveaways while supplies last.

Wed, Apr 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Drop in for activities, conversations, games, and snacks. A teen program with a different theme each month.

Wed, Apr 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Wed, Apr 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Learn and have fun with STEM NOLA, where future innovators, creators, makers, and entrepreneurs are inspired and engaged through science, technology, engineering, and math.
Register

Wed, Apr 17, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Nora Navra Library - Meeting Room
Learn to sew a zipper pouch with instructors from ricRACK. Beginners welcome.
This event is full

Wed, Apr 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Nix Library - Programming Space
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Wed, Apr 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Learn the basics of chess. Make new friends and try out your skills with them.

Wed, Apr 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Main Library - Sands Early Learning Center
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Wed, Apr 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nora Navra Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, Apr 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nora Navra Library - Kids' Area
Develop a lifelong love of reading in your family through Prime Time Preschool Reading. This 6-week series is designed for families with children ages 3 - 5 years old. Registration is full.

Wed, Apr 17, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Sitting Room
Improve your Spanish speaking and listening skills in an informal, relaxed setting. Join the conversation at whatever level you are able, or just sit and listen.

Wed, Apr 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Events
In an online author talk, Xochitl Gonzalez discusses her newest novel "Anita de Monte Laughs Last." Register to receive the link to join and submit questions.
Register

Thu, Apr 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
If you're a District C resident, stop by during Freddie King III's office hours to discuss city issues with your council representative. No appointment is necessary.

Thu, Apr 18, 10:30am - 2:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Thu, Apr 18, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Algiers Regional Library
Bring your clean glass to recycle it. Glass is turned into sand and cullet for coastal restoration, disaster relief, eco-construction, and more. Glass is only accepted during program hours.

Thu, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Mid-City Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Children's Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, Apr 18, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Lobby Table #1
Get information and referrals to Metropolitan Human Services District, which addresses mental health, developmental disability, and addictive disorder needs.

Thu, Apr 18, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Women with a Vision will provide reproductive health resources.

Thu, Apr 18, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Lobby Table #1
Get information and referrals to Metropolitan Human Services District, which addresses mental health, developmental disability, and addictive disorder needs.

Thu, Apr 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Thu, Apr 18, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Learn and have fun with STEM NOLA, where future innovators, creators, makers, and entrepreneurs are inspired and engaged through science, technology, engineering, and math.
Register

Thu, Apr 18, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Events
Each month, we'll read a new mystery novel and meet together on Zoom to discuss "who dun it." New members are always welcome. For any questions, please contact virtualbookclub@nolalibrary.org.
Register

Thu, Apr 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Learn the basics of chess or checkers. Make new friends, and try out your skills against them. All skill levels are welcome.

Thu, Apr 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mid-City Library
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Thu, Apr 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Thu, Apr 18, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nora Navra Library - Meeting Room
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Thu, Apr 18, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Sitting Room
Read, discuss, and meet your neighbors with this monthly book club. 

Thu, Apr 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Algiers Regional Library
Look for jobs online, fill out applications, polish your resume, and increase your technology skills and understanding. All with assistance from Library staff.

Fri, Apr 19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library
Bring your clean glass to recycle it. Glass is turned into sand and cullet for coastal restoration, disaster relief, eco-construction, and more. Glass is only accepted during program hours.

Fri, Apr 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Children's Room
Drop in and play with the Library's puppet theater and puzzle collections alongside other families or at your own pace with your child. 

Fri, Apr 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Nora Navra Library - Kids' Area
Each week, a fresh collection of surprising objects is thoughtfully presented to inspired creative, child-led play for children ages 2 - 5 years old.

Fri, Apr 19, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
Imagine and play with Library-provided dress up clothes to explore a variety of careers. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 20, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Conrad Playground
The Mayor's Neighborhood Engagement Office is hosting a Neighborhood Cares Day to kick off 'Love the Boot' Week at Conrad Playground in Hollygrove, for a clean up effort and community resource fair.

Sat, Apr 20, 10:00am - 10:45am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Cafe / Hallway Sitting Area
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Sat, Apr 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library
Imagine and play with puppets and a puppet theater for kids to use their storytelling skills. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Robert E. Smith Library
Imagine and play with grocery market toys for kids to shop and check out items. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 20, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
Celebrate the Baby-Sitters Club book series with themed snacks, crafts, and activities.

Sat, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Engage with a hands-on story, then explore different art materials. Best suited for children 6 months - 4 years. 

Sat, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Nora Navra Library - Front Outside Open Area
Get your hands dirty and learn how to start growing plants from seed with Barcelo Gardens.  

Sat, Apr 20, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Algiers Regional Library
Imagine and play with camping toys for kids to explore a variety of nature adventures. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 20, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Main Library - Sands Early Learning Center
Imagine and play with Library-provided dress up clothes for a variety of community helpers. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Pink Parlor
Imagine and play with barber shop and beauty salon toys for kids to style and beautify mannequins. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Norman Mayer Library
Explore natural connections between language and music through singing and storytelling during this music and early literacy workshop.

Sat, Apr 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Teen Room
Learn English vocabulary and grammar alongside other students, in-person and free of charge. This class is for learners with a headstart on the English language.

Sat, Apr 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Learn English vocabulary and grammar alongside other students, in-person and free of charge.

Sat, Apr 20, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Nix Library - Programming Space
Experience the adventure, grandeur, and thrills of Dungeons and Dragons tabletop role-playing. Open to adults of all ages.

Sat, Apr 20, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - 1st Floor Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Sat, Apr 20, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Talk with a renter's rights expert about rental issues, like dealing with security deposits, illegal activity, or questions about other housing issues.

Sat, Apr 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Louisiana SPCA cats and kittens are headed to the Library. Kids and families can meet these fluffy visitors and craft cat toys to go back with them to Louisiana SPCA.

Sat, Apr 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central City Library - Programming Space
Enjoy a special afternoon storytime and craft.

Sat, Apr 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Sat, Apr 20, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robert E. Smith Library - Upstairs Largeprint Area
Explore New Orleans during Prohibition in this tabletop roleplaying game. Ages 18+. First-time and veteran players welcome. Dice and pre-generated characters provided. Registration required.

Mon, Apr 22, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Meeting Room
Families looking for a welcoming and comfortable space for neurodivergent children can join us for inclusive and interactive sensory play and exploration activities.

Mon, Apr 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Stimulate your baby's playtime with hands-on, exploratory activities and crafts during this early learning program.

Mon, Apr 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Children's Room
Join us for a playdate at the New Orleans Public Library. Play with wooden blocks and practice using open-ended questions at weekly parent-led playdates for children 5 and under. Invite a friend!

Mon, Apr 22, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Lobby
Get assistance from Odyssey House Louisiana (OHL), a non-profit behavioral health care provider with an emphasis on addiction treatment.

Mon, Apr 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Meeting Room
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Mon, Apr 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Get creative with crafting sessions centered around time-relevant themes and related literature.

Mon, Apr 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Join us for a playdate at the New Orleans Public Library. Play with wooden blocks and practice using open-ended questions at weekly parent-led playdates for children 5 and under. Invite a friend!

Mon, Apr 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nix Library
Imagine and play with a toy train and station for kids to travel to new destinations. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Mon, Apr 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Mid-City Library
Imagine and play with Library-provided dress up clothes to explore a variety of careers. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Mon, Apr 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Imagine and play with a toy train and station for kids to travel to new destinations. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Mon, Apr 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Dining Room
Practice public speaking with Toastmasters International, the premiere organization for mentoring adults in leadership and communication skills.

Mon, Apr 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Health officials will distribute free cable and biometric gun locks, as well as information about gun safety and secure storage. Available to Orleans Parish Residents 18+. Supplies limited.

Tue, Apr 23, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Lobby Table #1
Meet with JOB1 Business and Career Solutions, a NOPL partner. This agency offers employment and training services to provide employers with a skilled workforce and to link job seekers to employment.

Tue, Apr 23, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Tue, Apr 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Norman Mayer Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Front Porch,Lawn
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library - Sands Early Learning Center
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for kids ages 6 - 12.

Tue, Apr 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Teen Room
Drop in for activities, conversations, games, and snacks. A teen program with a different theme each month.

Tue, Apr 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Nix Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, Apr 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Computer Lab
Look for jobs online, fill out applications, polish your resume, and increase your technology skills and understanding. All with assistance from Library staff.

Wed, Apr 24, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Meeting Room
Play board games and make new friends. This program is open to anyone 11 - 18 years of age.

Wed, Apr 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Wed, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Wed, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Wed, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Learn the basics of chess. Make new friends and try out your skills with them.

Wed, Apr 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Wed, Apr 24, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nora Navra Library - Kids' Area
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, Apr 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Drop in for activities, conversations, games, and snacks. A teen program with a different theme each month.

Wed, Apr 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Computer Lab
In this webinar, learn how to create a professional-quality e-book or print-ready book file using Pressbooks Public.
Register

Wed, Apr 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Mid-City Library
A monthly discussion of novels within the Speculative Fiction genre, including Sci-Fi and Fantasy titles.

Wed, Apr 24, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Sitting Room
Improve your Spanish speaking and listening skills in an informal, relaxed setting. Join the conversation at whatever level you are able, or just sit and listen.

Thu, Apr 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
If you're a District C resident, stop by during Freddie King III's office hours to discuss city issues with your council representative. No appointment is necessary.

Thu, Apr 25, 10:30am - 2:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Thu, Apr 25, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Lobby Table #1
Get information and referrals to Metropolitan Human Services District, which addresses mental health, developmental disability, and addictive disorder needs.

Thu, Apr 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, Apr 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Mid-City Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, Apr 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Children's Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, Apr 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, Apr 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Thu, Apr 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Thu, Apr 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Mid-City Library
Get together with other kids to talk about how we can make the world a better place.

Thu, Apr 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Algiers Regional Library
Look for jobs online, fill out applications, polish your resume, and increase your technology skills and understanding. All with assistance from Library staff.

Fri, Apr 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Nora Navra Library - Kids' Area
Each week, a fresh collection of surprising objects is thoughtfully presented to inspired creative, child-led play for children ages 2 - 5 years old.

Fri, Apr 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Roll, squish, flatten, and more with Play-Doh using your hands and a variety of tools and accessories. Each week will feature a new themed activity and an opportunity for free-play.

Fri, Apr 26, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Lobby Table #1
Women with a Vision will provide reproductive health resources.

Fri, Apr 26, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
Imagine and play with Library-provided dress up clothes to explore a variety of careers. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 27, 10:00am - 10:45am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Cafe / Hallway Sitting Area
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Sat, Apr 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library
Imagine and play with puppets and a puppet theater for kids to use their storytelling skills. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Robert E. Smith Library
Imagine and play with grocery market toys for kids to shop and check out items. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Learn how to decorate the perfect cupcake. Teens should come ready to create and snack.

Sat, Apr 27, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Algiers Regional Library
Imagine and play with camping toys for kids to explore a variety of nature adventures. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 27, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Main Library - Sands Early Learning Center
Imagine and play with Library-provided dress up clothes for a variety of community helpers. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Pink Parlor
Imagine and play with barber shop and beauty salon toys for kids to style and beautify mannequins. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 27, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Norman Mayer Library
Imagine and play with kitchen and dining toys for kids to cook and serve their favorite dishes. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, Apr 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Teen Room
Learn English vocabulary and grammar alongside other students, in-person and free of charge. This class is for learners with a headstart on the English language.

Sat, Apr 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Learn English vocabulary and grammar alongside other students, in-person and free of charge.

Sat, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - 1st Floor Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Sat, Apr 27, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Dining Room
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Sat, Apr 27, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Explore New Orleans during Prohibition in this tabletop roleplaying game. Ages 18+. First-time and veteran players welcome. Dice and pre-generated characters provided. Registration required.

Mon, Apr 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Stimulate your baby's playtime with hands-on, exploratory activities and crafts during this early learning program.

Mon, Apr 29, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Meeting Room
Families looking for a welcoming and comfortable space for neurodivergent children can join us for inclusive and interactive sensory play and exploration activities.

Mon, Apr 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Children's Room
Join us for a playdate at the New Orleans Public Library. Play with wooden blocks and practice using open-ended questions at weekly parent-led playdates for children 5 and under. Invite a friend!

Mon, Apr 29, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Meeting Room
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Mon, Apr 29, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Get creative with crafting sessions centered around time-relevant themes and related literature.

Mon, Apr 29, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Join us for a playdate at the New Orleans Public Library. Play with wooden blocks and practice using open-ended questions at weekly parent-led playdates for children 5 and under. Invite a friend!

Mon, Apr 29, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nix Library
Imagine and play with a toy train and station for kids to travel to new destinations. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Mon, Apr 29, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Mid-City Library
Imagine and play with Library-provided dress up clothes to explore a variety of careers. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Mon, Apr 29, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Imagine and play with a toy train and station for kids to travel to new destinations. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Mon, Apr 29, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Dining Room
Practice public speaking with Toastmasters International, the premiere organization for mentoring adults in leadership and communication skills.

Tue, Apr 30, 10:00am - 2:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Lobby Table #1
Meet with JOB1 Business and Career Solutions, a NOPL partner. This agency offers employment and training services to provide employers with a skilled workforce and to link job seekers to employment.

Tue, Apr 30, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Tue, Apr 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Norman Mayer Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Front Porch,Lawn
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, Apr 30, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Main Library - 1st Floor Meeting Room,1st Floor Stage and Performance Space
In celebration of Día del Libro (Children’s Book Day), Spanish language classes from New Orleans are invited to a field trip at the Main Library.

Tue, Apr 30, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Experiment with blind contour drawing, doodling, and painting to create a colorful abstract animal portrait. Bring a photo of your favorite animal, or choose one of ours. No artistic talent required!

Tue, Apr 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for kids ages 6 - 12.

Tue, Apr 30, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, May 01, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Wed, May 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, May 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Resource Center Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, May 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Nix Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, May 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Computer Lab
Look for jobs online, fill out applications, polish your resume, and increase your technology skills and understanding. All with assistance from Library staff.

Wed, May 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library - 1st Floor Meeting Room
Practice English as a Second Language conversation with other students from all over the world. Feel free to bring your lunch.

Wed, May 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Events
In an online author talk, Douglas Brunt discusses his bestselling debut non-fiction work. Register to receive the link to join and submit questions.
Register

Wed, May 01, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Algiers Regional Library
Read and discuss a variety of literary fiction. New members are always welcome.

Wed, May 01, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Wed, May 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Nix Library - Programming Space
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Wed, May 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Learn the basics of chess. Make new friends and try out your skills with them.

Wed, May 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Central City Library - Programming Space
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Wed, May 01, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Meeting Room,Sunroom
A series of hands-on workshops that dive deep into creating video games.

Wed, May 01, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nora Navra Library - Kids' Area
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, May 01, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Virtual Events
Improve your Spanish speaking and listening skills in an informal, relaxed, online setting. Join the conversation at whatever level you are able, or just sit and listen.
Register

Thu, May 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
If you're a District C resident, stop by during Freddie King III's office hours to discuss city issues with your council representative. No appointment is necessary.

Thu, May 02, 10:30am - 2:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Thu, May 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, May 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Mid-City Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, May 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Children's Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, May 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, May 02, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Lobby Table #1
Get information and referrals to Metropolitan Human Services District, which addresses mental health, developmental disability, and addictive disorder needs.

Thu, May 02, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Women with a Vision will provide reproductive health resources.

Thu, May 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Learn the basics of chess or checkers. Make new friends, and try out your skills against them. All skill levels are welcome.

Thu, May 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mid-City Library
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Thu, May 02, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Thu, May 02, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Mid-City Library
Get together with other kids to talk about how we can make the world a better place.

Thu, May 02, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Dining Room
E.M. Tran's debut novel is a lively, spellbinding tale about the extraordinary women within a Vietnamese immigrant family in New Orleans—and the ancient zodiac legend that binds them together.

Thu, May 02, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Algiers Regional Library
Look for jobs online, fill out applications, polish your resume, and increase your technology skills and understanding. All with assistance from Library staff.

Fri, May 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Children's Room
Drop in and play with the Library's puppet theater and puzzle collections alongside other families or at your own pace with your child. 

Fri, May 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Nora Navra Library - Kids' Area
Each week, a fresh collection of surprising objects is thoughtfully presented to inspired creative, child-led play for children ages 2 - 5 years old.

Fri, May 03, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
Imagine and play with science-themed toys for children to experiment and explore. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, May 04, 10:00am - 10:45am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Cafe / Hallway Sitting Area
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Sat, May 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 6 years old and their caregivers.

Sat, May 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Explore science in a hands-on, baby and toddler friendly activity.

Sat, May 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Norman Mayer Library - 2nd Floor Study Area
Enhancing and awakening the world of reading for the community through monthly selections of BIPOC authors.

Sat, May 04, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Teen Room
Learn English vocabulary and grammar alongside other students, in-person and free of charge. This class is for learners with a headstart on the English language.

Sat, May 04, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Learn English vocabulary and grammar alongside other students, in-person and free of charge.

Canceled
Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.

Sat, May 04, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Mon, May 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Children's Room
Join us for a playdate at the New Orleans Public Library. Play with wooden blocks and practice using open-ended questions at weekly parent-led playdates for children 5 and under. Invite a friend!

Mon, May 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Meeting Room
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Mon, May 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Get creative with crafting sessions centered around time-relevant themes and related literature.

Mon, May 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Join us for a playdate at the New Orleans Public Library. Play with wooden blocks and practice using open-ended questions at weekly parent-led playdates for children 5 and under. Invite a friend!

Mon, May 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nix Library
Imagine and play with a variety of sweet treats for kids to scoop, serve, and eat their favorite ice cream flavors. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Mon, May 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Mid-City Library
Imagine and play with science-themed toys for children to experiment and explore. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Mon, May 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Imagine and play with a variety of sweet treats for kids to scoop, serve, and eat their favorite ice cream flavors. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Mon, May 06, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Dining Room
Practice public speaking with Toastmasters International, the premiere organization for mentoring adults in leadership and communication skills.

Tue, May 07, 10:00am - 2:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Lobby Table #1
Meet with JOB1 Business and Career Solutions, a NOPL partner. This agency offers employment and training services to provide employers with a skilled workforce and to link job seekers to employment.

Tue, May 07, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Tue, May 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, May 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Norman Mayer Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, May 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library - Sands Early Learning Center
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, May 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, May 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Front Porch,Lawn
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Tue, May 07, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Lobby Table #2
Women with a Vision will provide reproductive health resources.

Tue, May 07, 1:00pm - 5:30pm
Main Library - Best Buy Teen Tech Center
Discover what the Best Buy Teen Tech Center is all about on the first Tuesday of every month.

Tue, May 07, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Meeting Room
Embrace creativity with craft-based programs for teens ages 11 - 18.

Tue, May 07, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Enterprise Zone
Learn and have fun with STEM NOLA, where future innovators, creators, makers, and entrepreneurs are inspired and engaged through science, technology, engineering, and math.
Register

Tue, May 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Tue, May 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for kids ages 6 - 12.

Tue, May 07, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nora Navra Library - Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Tue, May 07, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, May 08, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Wed, May 08, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Main Library - Lobby
Get information and referrals to Metropolitan Human Services District, which addresses mental health, developmental disability, and addictive disorder needs.

Wed, May 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Resource Center Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, May 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Nix Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, May 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, May 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Computer Lab
Look for jobs online, fill out applications, polish your resume, and increase your technology skills and understanding. All with assistance from Library staff.

Wed, May 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library - 1st Floor Meeting Room
Practice English as a Second Language conversation with other students from all over the world. Feel free to bring your lunch.

Wed, May 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Wed, May 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Wed, May 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Enterprise Zone
Learn and have fun with STEM NOLA, where future innovators, creators, makers, and entrepreneurs are inspired and engaged through science, technology, engineering, and math.
Register

Wed, May 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Learn the basics of chess. Make new friends and try out your skills with them.

Wed, May 08, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nora Navra Library - Kids' Area
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Wed, May 08, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Sitting Room
Improve your Spanish speaking and listening skills in an informal, relaxed setting. Join the conversation at whatever level you are able, or just sit and listen.

Wed, May 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Events
In an online author talk, Nina Simon discusses her new mystery novel. Register to receive the link to join and submit questions.
Register

Thu, May 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
If you're a District C resident, stop by during Freddie King III's office hours to discuss city issues with your council representative. No appointment is necessary.

Thu, May 09, 10:30am - 2:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Thu, May 09, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Lobby Table #1
Get information and referrals to Metropolitan Human Services District, which addresses mental health, developmental disability, and addictive disorder needs.

Thu, May 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, May 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Mid-City Library
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, May 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Children's Room
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, May 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Read, sing, talk, write, and play together in a format designed for children from birth to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Thu, May 09, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Enterprise Zone
Learn and have fun with STEM NOLA, where future innovators, creators, makers, and entrepreneurs are inspired and engaged through science, technology, engineering, and math.
Register

Thu, May 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Thu, May 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Thu, May 09, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Make boot shapers to support your footwear.

Thu, May 09, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Algiers Regional Library
Look for jobs online, fill out applications, polish your resume, and increase your technology skills and understanding. All with assistance from Library staff.

Fri, May 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Nora Navra Library - Kids' Area
Each week, a fresh collection of surprising objects is thoughtfully presented to inspired creative, child-led play for children ages 2 - 5 years old.

Fri, May 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Roll, squish, flatten, and more with Play-Doh using your hands and a variety of tools and accessories. Each week will feature a new themed activity and an opportunity for free-play.

Fri, May 10, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Lobby Table #1
Women with a Vision will provide reproductive health resources.

Fri, May 10, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
Imagine and play with science-themed toys for children to experiment and explore. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Sat, May 11, 10:00am - 10:45am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Cafe / Hallway Sitting Area
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Sat, May 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Nix Library - Programming Space
Fill your Saturdays with STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math). Each STEAM Saturday at Nix features a different activity.

Sat, May 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Teen Room
Learn English vocabulary and grammar alongside other students, in-person and free of charge. This class is for learners with a headstart on the English language.

Sat, May 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Learn English vocabulary and grammar alongside other students, in-person and free of charge.

Sat, May 11, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Meeting Room
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - 1st Floor Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual Events
Discuss your works-in-progress with local writers in a friendly and supportive environment. Novice to experienced writers in all genres are welcome to participate. Meetings are held over Zoom.

Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Learn about renter's rights from Jane Place. Whether it's about evictions, repairs, and/or illegal activity, come out and learn your rights, gain your power.

Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
Ever wonder what to read next? Show and tell your favorite reads and hear suggestions from other local readers. Light refreshments served.

Sat, May 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Read and discuss a variety of literary fiction. New members are always welcome.

Mon, May 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Children's Room
Join us for a playdate at the New Orleans Public Library. Play with wooden blocks and practice using open-ended questions at weekly parent-led playdates for children 5 and under. Invite a friend!

Mon, May 13, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Lobby
Get assistance from Odyssey House Louisiana (OHL), a non-profit behavioral health care provider with an emphasis on addiction treatment.

Mon, May 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Meeting Room
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Mon, May 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Get creative with crafting sessions centered around time-relevant themes and related literature.

Mon, May 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Join us for a playdate at the New Orleans Public Library. Play with wooden blocks and practice using open-ended questions at weekly parent-led playdates for children 5 and under. Invite a friend!

Mon, May 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nix Library
Imagine and play with a variety of sweet treats for kids to scoop, serve, and eat their favorite ice cream flavors. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Mon, May 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Mid-City Library
Imagine and play with science-themed toys for children to experiment and explore. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Mon, May 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Alvar Library
Imagine and play with a variety of sweet treats for kids to scoop, serve, and eat their favorite ice cream flavors. This event is for children ages 2 - 5 and their families.

Mon, May 13, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Mon, May 13, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Dining Room
Practice public speaking with Toastmasters International, the premiere organization for mentoring adults in leadership and communication skills.

Tue, May 14, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Lobby Table #1
Meet with JOB1 Business and Career Solutions, a NOPL partner. This agency offers employment and training services to provide employers with a skilled workforce and to link job seekers to employment.

Tue, May 14, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Tue, May 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Tue, May 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Front Porch
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Tue, May 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Norman Mayer Library
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Tue, May 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library - Sands Early Learning Center
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Tue, May 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Tue, May 14, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Tue, May 14, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Milton H. Latter Memorial Library - Dining Room
Embrace creativity with craft-based programs for teens ages 11 - 18.

Tue, May 14, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Learn and have fun with STEM NOLA, where future innovators, creators, makers, and entrepreneurs are inspired and engaged through science, technology, engineering, and math.
Register

Tue, May 14, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
East New Orleans Regional Library
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Tue, May 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
In this hilariously savage, poignant novel by acclaimed author Katherine Min, a grieving daughter’s revenge on the man who caused her mother’s death sets off a series of unexpected reckonings.

Wed, May 15, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Wed, May 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alvar Library - Programming Space
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Wed, May 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Wed, May 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Nix Library - Programming Space
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Wed, May 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Computer Lab
Look for jobs online, fill out applications, polish your resume, and increase your technology skills and understanding. All with assistance from Library staff.

Wed, May 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library - 1st Floor Meeting Room
Practice English as a Second Language conversation with other students from all over the world. Feel free to bring your lunch.

Wed, May 15, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Robert E. Smith Library - Meeting Room
Drop in for activities, conversations, games, and snacks. A teen program with a different theme each month.

Wed, May 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Wed, May 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Learn and have fun with STEM NOLA, where future innovators, creators, makers, and entrepreneurs are inspired and engaged through science, technology, engineering, and math.
Register

Wed, May 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Nix Library - Programming Space
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Wed, May 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Resource Center Library - Programming Space
Learn the basics of chess. Make new friends and try out your skills with them.

Wed, May 15, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Practice early literacy skills with crafts, snacks, and a movie. A fun space-themed program for children ages 3 - 5 and their families.

Wed, May 15, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Main Library - Sands Early Learning Center
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Wed, May 15, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Meeting Room,Sunroom
A series of hands-on workshops that dive deep into creating video games.

Wed, May 15, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nora Navra Library - Kids' Area
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Wed, May 15, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Sitting Room
Improve your Spanish speaking and listening skills in an informal, relaxed setting. Join the conversation at whatever level you are able, or just sit and listen.

Thu, May 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Algiers Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
If you're a District C resident, stop by during Freddie King III's office hours to discuss city issues with your council representative. No appointment is necessary.

Thu, May 16, 10:30am - 2:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
The Louisiana Department of Children & Family Services will help with SNAP Assistance. They provide assistance with applying, account maintenance, and questions about the programs.

Thu, May 16, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Algiers Regional Library
Bring your clean glass to recycle it. Glass is turned into sand and cullet for coastal restoration, disaster relief, eco-construction, and more. Glass is only accepted during program hours.

Thu, May 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Cita Dennis Hubbell Library - Programming Space
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Thu, May 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Mid-City Library
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Thu, May 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Children's Room
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Thu, May 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Practice reading and playing together at your own pace.

Thu, May 16, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Norman Mayer Library - Lobby Table #1
Get information and referrals to Metropolitan Human Services District, which addresses mental health, developmental disability, and addictive disorder needs.

Thu, May 16, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Women with a Vision will provide reproductive health resources.

Thu, May 16, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Lobby Table #1
Get information and referrals to Metropolitan Human Services District, which addresses mental health, developmental disability, and addictive disorder needs.

Thu, May 16, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Programming Space
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Thu, May 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Algiers Regional Library - Large Meeting Room
Learn and have fun with STEM NOLA, where future innovators, creators, makers, and entrepreneurs are inspired and engaged through science, technology, engineering, and math.
Register

Thu, May 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Events
Each month, we'll read a new mystery novel and meet together on Zoom to discuss "who dun it." New members are always welcome. For any questions, please contact virtualbookclub@nolalibrary.org.
Register

Thu, May 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mid-City Library
Drop in for engineering challenges and other activities featuring LEGO bricks.

Thu, May 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
East New Orleans Regional Library - Small Meeting Room
Get your documents notarized, free of charge. A Notary Public is a state official who verifies the identity of the signer or signers. Appointment required.
Register

Thu, May 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Mid-City Library
Get together with other kids to talk about how we can make the world a better place.

Thu, May 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Nora Navra Library - Meeting Room
Experiment, create, and craft at this hands-on STEAM event for children ages 6 – 12.

Thu, May 16, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center - Sitting Room
Read, discuss, and meet your neighbors with this monthly book club. 

Thu, May 16, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Algiers Regional Library
Look for jobs online, fill out applications, polish your resume, and increase your technology skills and understanding. All with assistance from Library staff.