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Summer Fun & Reading Challenge

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Summer Fun Events

We have hundreds of events scheduled throughout June and July for children, teens, and adults.

June Event Listings

Reading Challenge

Children and teens will earn prizes by signing up for our reading challenge.

  • Complete the challenge by reading 800 pages and submitting a reading log to earn completion prizes.
  • Crush the challenge by reading 2018 pages and submitting a reading log to earn even more prizes.

Reading Log

Download the Reading Log or pick one up at any Library location.

Adult Prize Raffles

Adults who sign up for the Summer Fun & Reading Challenge and attend Library events throughout June and July will receive raffle entries for the chance to win one of 15 Amazon Fire HD Tablets with Alexa.

Adult Writing Contest

Adults age 18 and over are invited to submit a short story, poem, or essay as part of our 4th annual Adult Writing Contest.

Original submissions should use the theme of music and incorporate at least seven of the ten words listed below: Brass, Duet, Finale, Harmony, Improvisation, Interlude, Tempo, Unison, Symphony, Rhythm

Prizes include:
1st Place: $100 Value Prize Pack
2nd Place: $50 Value Prize Pack
3rd Place: $25 Value Prize Pack

Adult Writing Contest Submission Form & Rules

Submission Deadline: Friday, June 15, 2018, at 5 pm.
Winners will be announced on Friday, July 13.

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Algiers Plaza is located in Algiers on the West Bank, 5 miles from Downtown New Orleans. Our shopping center is situated in between General De Gaulle Dr. and MacArthur Blvd, right off Holiday Dr.