Blog Archives

AARP Tax Help

AARP is offering free tax preparation assistance this tax season. AARP membership is not required. Please bring your picture ID, social security card, income documents, previous year’s completed taxes, and any other appropriate tax documents. Algiers Regional Library Mondays & … Continue reading

Sprint’s Official Grand Opening

Please join us in celebrating Sprint’s Official Grand Opening with a ribbon cutting on Friday, January 26th, 2018 at 11:00 am. Come see the new store and visit our other stores in the Plaza while you’re here. We look forward … Continue reading

Black History Month Poster Contest Deadline Extended

We have extended the deadline for our Black History Month Poster Design Contest All entries will be judged on creativity, artistic merit, and best representation of the 2018 Black History Month theme: African Americans in Times of War. Winning posters … Continue reading

Teen Escape Room Activity

Can you crack the code? Join us for a teen “escape room” activity using our Breakout EDU escape kits. TIME 2pm – 3pm WHERE East New Orleans Regional Directions

Two French Story Times on Saturday

Vanessa Bertho has been a French storyteller for 13 years now. She has participated in many storytelling workshops and was a member of 2 associations in Paris. She told her stories in libraries, hospitals, schools, festivals, and even forests! She … Continue reading

A Call for Recipes

To pay tribute to Black History Month and the New Orleans Tricentennial, the New Orleans Public Library is gathering formulas and the stories behind them for a group cookbook celebrating 300 years of African-American impact on New Orleans food. Please … Continue reading

2018 Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration

Observe Martin Luther King, Jr’s. birthday and inheritance with a keynote speech by A Scribe Called Quess?, a drum and move execution by Bamboula 2000, and a performance by a local school choir. The 2018 subject is “Sharing the Dream.” … Continue reading

Lego Club

Build and play with a wide assortment of Lego bricks. For ages 8 – 14 Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month TIME(S) 5PM – 6PM WHERE Algiers Regional Library 3014 Holiday Drive New Orleans, LA DIRECTIONS

D.I.Y. Teen Crafts: Vision Boarding

The New Orleans Public Library (Algiers branch) is having a D.I.Y. Teen Crafts event on Saturday, January 6th from 1pm–2:30pm. Participants will be encouraged to create vision boards for the new year through collages representing New Year’s resolutions and dreams … Continue reading

Second Harvest Food Banks’ Kids Café

Free after-school snacks and meals are being offered on a first-come, first-served basis by the New Orleans Public Library in partnership with Second Harvest Food Banks’ Kids Café program at participating branches every Monday through Friday.