Central City Library

Central City Library
2405 Jackson Avenue, Building C, Room 235
(in the Mahalia Jackson Center) (504) 596-3110 Directions Events News


Library Manager - Maria Landrum

The Central City Library is located within the Mahalia Jackson Center and offers a wide collection of books, music, and movies, and hosts many programs for children, teens, and adults.

Events on 2/22/2018

Thu, February 22nd / 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)

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)

Thu, February 22nd / 6pm

Central City Library

Have you been formerly incarcerated or in prison? You are entering the job market again but don’t know how to begin because you’ve been confined for several or many years. Attend and participate to learn the “how” of finding that employer and position that fits your unique skill set. Learn how to present yourself in the interview for a positive outcome. The first step is to take the "Professionally You" survey online, which takes about 12 minutes. Email jrareshide@mindspring.com to request the codes to access the survey. Put “Survey” in the subject line. (More)