Alvar Library

Alvar Library
913 Alvar Street
New Orleans, LA 70117 (504) 596-2667 Directions Events News


Library Manager - Adrienne Johnson

Located in the Bywater neighborhood, the Alvar Library was built by the WPA in 1940 and is a fine example of the Art Deco architectural style of that period. Weekly, we offer computer tutoring, storytime, and crafts. Collection highlights include locally-made comics and zines.

Events on 11/21/2017

Tue, November 21st / 11am

Alvar Library

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

Tue, November 21st / 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)