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Events on 6/20/2018

Wed, June 20th / By Appointment

Central City Library

Designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills and utilize the many digital resources the library offers. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 504-596-3110. (More)

Wed, June 20th / By Appointment

Main Library

Designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills and utilize the many digital resources the library offers. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 504-596-2585. (More)

Wed, June 20th / By Appointment

Martin Luther King Library

Designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills and utilize the many digital resources the library offers. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 504-596-2695. (More)

Wed, June 20th / By Appointment

Mid-City Library

Designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills and utilize the many digital resources the library offers. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 504-596-2654. (More)

Wed, June 20th / By Appointment

Nix Library

Designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills and utilize the many digital resources the library offers. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 504-596-2630. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 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)

Wed, June 20th / During Library Hours

Main Library

This exhibit presents a selection of women who owned real estate or businesses in New Orleans during the 19th and early 20th centuries. Ranging from the well-known, like the Baroness Pontalba, to the obscure, like midwife Susie A. Carter, each contributed in some way to the economy of the Crescent City. The exhibit uses municipal and civil court records, directories, newspapers, and other sources in the Louisiana Division/City Archives to illustrate who these women were and how they represent the spirit of female enterprise in New Orleans. (More)

Wed, June 20th / During Library Hours

Cita Dennis Hubbell Library

Call Catherine at 504-596-3113 to make an hour-long appointment for one-on-one HiSET tutoring. (More)

Wed, June 20th / By Appointment

Robert E. Smith Library

Designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills and utilize the many digital resources the library offers. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 504-596-2638. (More)

Wed, June 20th / By Appointment

Cita Dennis Hubbell Library

Designed for those who are just beginning to learn about technology or who would like to grow their digital skills and utilize the many digital resources the library offers. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 504-596-3113. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 10am - 12pm

Alvar Library

A representative from Odyssey House is available to assist with Medicaid applications and questions. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 10am - 3pm

East New Orleans Regional Library

Walk-in clients receive assistance with workforce readiness, technological assistance, and community advancement. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 10am - 4pm

Main Library

Enrolled students receive individualized teaching focused on academic skills, workforce development, and technological knowledge. Enrollment is required. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 10am - 4pm

Main Library

Walk-in clients receive assistance with workforce readiness, technological assistance, and community advancement. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 10am - 11am

Robert E. Smith Library

Learn about the many electronic resources, including e-books and audiobooks, available through the Library. Bring your laptop, smart phone, tablet, or e-reader for individual assistance. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 10am - 10:30am

Martin Luther King Library

Free summertime breakfasts offered in partnership with Second Harvest for youth under 18. Lunches are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 10:30am

Norman Mayer Library

Open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under. (More)

An early childhood music program that seeks to share the gift of music while teaching basic speech and motor skills to infants and toddlers. Limit of 20 children. Registration is encouraged by calling the library. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 12pm

Martin Luther King Library

Our classes are appropriate for beginning and intermediate computer users. Help ranges from learning how to turn on computers to learning terminology, how to explore the Internet, and more. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 12pm - 1pm

Alvar Library

Free summertime lunches offered in partnership with Second Harvest for youth under 18. Lunches are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 12:30pm - 2pm

Milton H. Latter Memorial Library

Bring your frozen food scraps in a reusable or compostable container to feed farm animals or be turned into nutrient-rich composted used by local farms. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 12:30pm - 2:30pm

Martin Luther King Library

Free summertime lunches offered in partnership with Second Harvest for youth under 18. Lunches are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 2pm - 5pm

Norman Mayer Library

Free summertime snacks offered in partnership with Second Harvest for youth under 18. Lunches are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 3pm - 4pm

Central City Library

Free summertime snacks offered in partnership with Fresh Food Factor for youth under 18. Snacks are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 3pm - 6:30pm

East New Orleans Regional Library

Enrolled students receive individualized teaching focused on academic skills, workforce development, and technological knowledge. Enrollment is required. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 3pm - 5:30pm

Main Library

Teen duelists of all skill levels welcome. Bring your own deck. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 4pm - 4:45pm

East New Orleans Regional Library

Free summertime snacks offered in partnership with Second Harvest for youth under 18. Lunches are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 4pm - 5:30pm

Children's Resource Center Library

Enjoy free coffee, fun conversation, and coloring. Herbal tea will also be provided for those that are not into late-afternoon caffeine. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 5:30pm - 7pm

Main Library

Make your own beats with the littleBits synth kit and the help of a special guest noise musician. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 5:30pm - 7pm

Mid-City Library

Bring your frozen food scraps in a reusable or compostable container to feed farm animals or be turned into nutrient-rich composted used by local farms. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 5:30pm

Nix Library

Open to all families and caregivers with toddlers to children age 7. (More)

Call the Library at 504-596-2660 in advance to confirm a volunteer will be in attendance. Notary services are not available to businesses. Limited to 5 stamps per person. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 6pm - 7:30pm

East New Orleans Regional Library

Bring your bike for a bike workshop open to all skill levels focusing on everyday bike maintenance, repairing flat tires, maximizing comfort while riding, and being a vehicle on the road. Instructors will be happy to answer your questions about bike repair, equipment, and rules of the road. (More)

Wed, June 20th / 8pm - 9:30pm

Alvar Library

The Alvar Microcinema is an outdoor screening series dedicated to the exhibition of independent works projected on sixteen millimeter film. In the event of questionable weather, the screening will take place indoors. (More)